Top 100 Programming Languages Popularity Index

We monitor everything that's posted on Reddit, HackerNews & Dev.to.
Based on that data, we have compiled our list of the most popular programming languages.

Top 100 Programming Languages
by social mentions

Rank
Today
Change
Rank
2023 Jun
Programming Language
Rating
1 - 1 17.23%
2 3 13.78%
3 2 10.66%
4 ↑↑ 6
Go
7.60%
5 4
C++
6.59%
6 7 6.45%
7 ↓↓ 5
C
5.98%
8 ↑↑ 10 3.19%
9 8
C#
3.10%
10 9 3.10%
11 - 11 2.34%
12 ↑↑ 14 1.79%
13 ↑↑ 15 1.75%
14 13
PHP
1.42%
15 ↓↓↓ 12
Lua
1.16%
16 - 16 0.99%
17 - 17 0.97%
18 - 18
CSS
0.77%
19 - 19 0.64%
20 21 0.57%
21 ↑↑↑ 24
Vue
0.41%
22 ↓↓ 20 0.40%
23 ↑↑ 18 41 0.36%
24 ↑↑ 5 29 0.36%
25 - 25 0.35%
26 27 0.33%
27 ↑↑↑ 30 0.32%
28 ↑↑ 6 34
Nix
0.31%
29 ↓↓ 7 22 0.29%
30 ↑↑ 6 36 0.28%
31 32 0.26%
32 ↑↑ 10 42
Nim
0.25%
33 ↑↑ 11 44
Zig
0.24%
34 33 0.24%
35 ↓↓ 9 26 0.24%
36 ↑↑ 9 45
HCL
0.24%
37 ↓↓ 9 28 0.23%
38 ↑↑ 5 43 0.22%
39 - 39 0.21%
40 ↓↓ 9 31 0.19%
41 ↓↓ 4 37
TeX
0.18%
42 ↑↑ 15 57
MDX
0.18%
43 ↓↓ 8 35 0.17%
44 ↓↓ 21 23 0.16%
45 ↑↑ 7 52 0.13%
46 ↓↓ 8 38
R
0.11%
47 ↑↑↑ 50 0.11%
48 ↑↑ 12 60
F#
0.09%
49 ↑↑ 10 59 0.09%
50 51 0.08%
51 ↑↑↑ 54 0.08%
52 ↓↓ 6 46 0.08%
53 ↑↑ 54 107 0.07%
54 ↑↑ 64 118 0.07%
55 ↓↓ 7 48 0.07%
56 55 0.06%
57 ↑↑ 34 91 0.06%
58 ↓↓ 11 47 0.06%
59 ↓↓ 10 49 0.06%
60 ↓↓ 7 53 0.06%
61 ↑↑ 19 80 0.05%
62 ↓↓ 22 40 0.05%
63 ↑↑↑ 66 0.05%
64 ↑↑ 7 71
D
0.05%
65 ↑↑ 52 117 0.05%
66 ↑↑ 37 103 0.05%
67 ↑↑ 109 176 0.05%
68 ↑↑ 13 81 0.05%
69 ↑↑ 21 90 0.04%
70 ↑↑ 8 78
jq
0.04%
71 ↑↑ 34 105
V
0.04%
72 ↓↓ 14 58 0.04%
73 ↑↑ 35 108 0.04%
74 ↑↑ 14 88
Elm
0.04%
75 ↓↓ 10 65 0.04%
76 ↑↑ 25 101 0.03%
77 ↓↓ 13 64
QML
0.03%
78 ↓↓ 15 63 0.03%
79 ↓↓ 18 61 0.03%
80 ↓↓ 13 67 0.03%
81 ↑↑ 51 132 0.03%
82 ↑↑ 41 123 0.03%
83 ↓↓ 10 73 0.03%
84 ↓↓ 14 70 0.03%
85 ↑↑ 8 93 0.03%
86 - 86 0.02%
87 ↑↑ 19 106 0.02%
88 ↑↑ 22 110 0.02%
89 ↓↓ 27 62
ASL
0.02%
90 ↓↓ 6 84 0.02%
91 ↓↓ 35 56 0.02%
92 ↑↑ 6 98 0.02%
93 ↑↑ 23 116 0.02%
94 ↓↓ 92 0.02%
95 ↓↓ 6 89 0.02%
96 - 96 0.02%
97 ↓↓ 10 87
Ada
0.02%
98 ↑↑ 4 102 0.02%
99 - - 0.02%
100 ↑↑ 43 143
Coq
0.02%

We have used 140,851 mentions to prepare this list (collecting data since Dec 2020). The ranking is updated every day at midnight - Pacific Time (US & Canada).

These are all of the other languages that didn't make it to the top:
Smalltalk, Wikitext, Haxe, Tcl, EJS, Blade, TSQL, AutoIt, Groovy, Standard ML, Awk, Rich Text Format, MAXScript, Dhall, Odin, Puppet, Mathematica, Jsonnet, VBScript, VBA, ShaderLab, PostScript, DIGITAL Command Language, Gleam, NSIS, AGS Script, Game Maker Language, ANTLR, G-code, YAML, Reason, Fluent, XSLT, BASIC, Pyret, COBOL, Hack, ReScript, Stylus, Typst, C# & C++, Less, Hy, VimL, reStructuredText, PureScript, Modula-2, Yacc, Idris, Cython, YARA, Arc, BQN, Text, Brainfuck, Processing, Liquid, sed, Apex, HolyC, mcfunction, BitBake, Visual Basic, Janet, Earthly, M, CUE, F*, Meson, Squirrel, CodeQL, Smali, SQF, just, RPM Spec, Pug, ActionScript, CartoCSS, Arduino, DM, Factor, APL, Sass, Isabelle, Inno Setup, Twig, Papyrus, Chapel, ObjectScript, DTrace, Riot, SVG, Metal, AppleScript, Max, Ballerina, KiCad Layout, q, Open Policy Agent, RobotFramework, M4, MQL5, JavaScript, Node.js, BrighterScript, Wren, MLIR, ASP.NET, POV-Ray SDL, Dylan, JetBrains MPS, JSON, PureBasic, Slash, TLA, SaltStack, Rez, Io, CWeb, Move, Cadence, Pike, Classic ASP, nesC, Scilab, NASL, Dafny, Nushell, SWIG, Toit, hoon, AMPL, Thrift, JSONiq, SuperCollider, KiCad, PLSQL, Visual Basic 6.0, Agda, Brightscript, Slim, GAP, ZIL, Red, LilyPond, QMake, Kaitai Struct, SQL, RPC, wisp, KakouneScript