The LibHunt 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 200 Programming Languages
by social mentions

Rank Programming Language Rating
1 Python 31.18%
2 JavaScript 11.22%
3 C++ 7.17%
4 C 5.41%
5 Go 4.43%
6 TypeScript 4.24%
7 C# 4.24%
8 Shell 4.14%
9 HTML 4.12%
10 Java 3.80%
11 Rust 3.12%
12 Ruby 1.14%
13 Kotlin 1.11%
14 PHP 0.96%
15 Lua 0.90%
16 CSS 0.84%
17 Vim script 0.83%
18 Swift 0.81%
19 Jupyter Notebook 0.78%
20 Emacs Lisp 0.77%
21 Haskell 0.54%
22 Dart 0.46%
23 Vue 0.44%
24 Clojure 0.40%
25 PowerShell 0.40%
26 Scala 0.34%
27 Assembly 0.31%
28 Makefile 0.31%
29 Dockerfile 0.25%
30 R 0.24%
31 Objective-C 0.24%
32 Batchfile 0.21%
33 Nim 0.21%
34 Common Lisp 0.21%
35 GDScript 0.19%
36 Perl 0.18%
37 TeX 0.17%
38 Elixir 0.17%
39 Nix 0.16%
40 Vala 0.15%
41 SCSS 0.12%
42 Julia 0.11%
43 AutoHotkey 0.10%
44 F# 0.09%
45 GLSL 0.09%
46 Svelte 0.09%
47 Verilog 0.09%
48 OpenSCAD 0.09%
49 Visual Basic .NET 0.08%
50 Scheme 0.08%
51 QML 0.08%
52 Mathematica 0.07%
53 Crystal 0.07%
54 Groovy 0.07%
55 ASL 0.07%
56 Pascal 0.07%
57 HCL 0.07%
58 CMake 0.06%
59 Processing 0.06%
60 Zig 0.06%
61 Markdown 0.05%
62 OCaml 0.05%
63 Rich Text Format 0.04%
64 CoffeeScript 0.04%
65 VHDL 0.04%
66 Ada 0.04%
67 Solidity 0.04%
68 PLpgSQL 0.04%
69 Objective-C++ 0.04%
70 AutoIt 0.04%
71 SystemVerilog 0.04%
72 V 0.03%
73 Logos 0.03%
74 Roff 0.03%
75 D 0.03%
76 Ren'Py 0.03%
77 Haxe 0.03%
78 VimL 0.03%
79 MATLAB 0.03%
80 G-code 0.03%
81 HLSL 0.02%
82 Elm 0.02%
83 Racket 0.02%
84 DM 0.02%
85 WebAssembly 0.02%
86 Visual Basic 0.02%
87 ShaderLab 0.02%
88 APL 0.02%
89 Raku 0.02%
90 Starlark 0.02%
91 Smarty 0.02%
92 Reason 0.02%
93 mcfunction 0.02%
94 ZenScript 0.02%
95 Inno Setup 0.02%
96 PureScript 0.02%
97 Prolog 0.01%
98 Squirrel 0.01%
99 Standard ML 0.01%
100 ActionScript 0.01%
101 UnrealScript 0.01%
102 Hack 0.01%
103 Vim Snippet 0.01%
104 Brainfuck 0.01%
105 Erlang 0.01%
106 ReScript 0.01%
107 Cuda 0.01%
108 VBA 0.01%
109 Coq 0.01%
110 TSQL 0.01%
111 Tcl 0.01%
112 sed 0.01%
113 Forth 0.01%
114 GAP 0.01%
115 LLVM 0.01%
116 Less 0.01%
117 YARA 0.01%
118 Factor 0.01%
119 Fortran 0.01%
120 SourcePawn 0.01%
121 Game Maker Language 0.01%
122 Jsonnet 0.01%
123 Arduino 0.01%
124 AppleScript 0.01%
125 Inform 7 0.01%
126 Open Policy Agent 0.01%
127 Pawn 0.01%
128 JSONiq 0.01%
129 Idris 0.01%
130 PureBasic 0.01%
131 Modula-2 0.01%
132 Blade 0.01%
133 Rascal 0.01%
134 Stata 0.01%
135 Liquid 0.01%
136 PLSQL 0.01%
137 FreeMarker 0.01%
138 HolyC 0.01%
139 Perl 6 0.01%
140 Xtend 0.01%
141 DIGITAL Command Language 0.01%
142 AMPL 0.01%
143 PostScript 0.01%
144 COBOL 0.01%
145 CWeb 0.00%
146 XSLT 0.00%
147 Yacc 0.00%
148 MoonScript 0.00%
149 Eagle 0.00%
150 reStructuredText 0.00%
151 CartoCSS 0.00%
152 NASL 0.00%
153 BlitzMax 0.00%
154 Org 0.00%
155 wisp 0.00%
156 Red 0.00%
157 Gosu 0.00%
158 BlitzBasic 0.00%
159 ZIL 0.00%
160 VBScript 0.00%
161 Awk 0.00%
162 Handlebars 0.00%
163 ANTLR 0.00%
164 Meson 0.00%
165 OpenEdge ABL 0.00%
166 Limbo 0.00%
167 Max 0.00%
168 ABAP 0.00%
169 TLA 0.00%
170 Gherkin 0.00%
171 q 0.00%
172 Mercury 0.00%
173 SQF 0.00%
174 Chapel 0.00%
175 Stan 0.00%
176 xBase 0.00%
177 M 0.00%
178 Pug 0.00%
179 Pony 0.00%
180 NSIS 0.00%
181 Csound Document 0.00%
182 nesC 0.00%
183 YASnippet 0.00%
184 Puppet 0.00%
185 Qt Script 0.00%
186 SuperCollider 0.00%
187 Smali 0.00%
188 Turing 0.00%
189 DTrace 0.00%
190 ZAP 0.00%
191 Isabelle 0.00%
192 Sass 0.00%
193 Q# 0.00%
194 ASP.NET 0.00%
195 DataWeave 0.00%
196 Smalltalk 0.00%
197 Lean 0.00%
198 NWScript 0.00%
199 Dylan 0.00%
200 IDL 0.00%

We have used 56,009 mentions to prepare this list (collecting data since Dec 2020). The ranking is updated every day at midnight - Pacific Time (US & Canada).