Rust language tops Stack Overflow survey

Rust attained the top rated location as the “most-loved” programming language for the fifth consecutive year of Stack Overflow’s developer study, whilst Python slipped from next place to 3rd place, behind TypeScript.

Stack Overflow’s “most loved” languages are people with the highest share of study respondents who at this time use the language and want to carry on utilizing it. The company also surveyed builders about the languages they at this time use but no lengthier want to use (“most dreaded”), the languages they at this time really don’t use but are most interested in utilizing (“most wanted”), the languages that draw the highest salaries (“top paying”), and the languages most normally utilised (“most popular”). 

Introduced Could 27, 2020, the Stack Overflow 2020 Developer Survey polled approximately sixty five,000 builders all over the world in February. Below are the top rated ten outcomes in the aforementioned groups. 

The Stack Overflow 2020 Developer Survey’s top rated ten “most loved” languages:

  1. Rust, 86.1 %
  2. TypeScript, 67.1
  3. Python, sixty six.seven
  4. Kotlin, 62.nine
  5. Go, 62.three
  6. Julia, 62.2
  7. Dart, 62.1
  8. C#, fifty nine.seven
  9. Swift, fifty nine.five
  10. JavaScript, fifty eight.three

The Stack Overflow 2020 Developer Survey’s top rated ten “most dreaded” languages:

  1. Visible Essential for Programs (VBA), eighty.4 %
  2. Aim-C, 76.six
  3. Perl, seventy one.4
  4. Assembly, 70.six
  5. C, sixty six.nine
  6. PHP, 62.seven
  7. Ruby, 57.1
  8. C++, 56.six
  9. Java, 55.nine
  10. R, 55.five

The Stack Overflow 2020 Developer Survey’s top rated ten “most wanted” languages:

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