The Best JavaScript Frameworks

Based on github stars

Top 16 Most Popular JavaScript Frameworks
by number of GitHub stars

 

Rank Change 2021 Oct Project Features Stars Activity Rating
1 - 1 Vue.js Front-end 199,670 9.6 24.41%
2 - 2 React Front-end 195,370 9.8 23.88%
3 - 3 Angular Front-end 84,093 10.0 10.28%
4 ↑↑ 6 Svelte Front-end 62,431 9.5 7.63%
5 - 5 jQuery Front-end 56,749 6.7 6.94%
6 7 Meteor JS Front-end 43,036 9.7 5.26%
7 8 Koa Front-end 33,177 6.5 4.06%
8 9 Preact Front-end 33,008 9.2 4.03%
9 10 Backbone.js Front-end 27,920 7.6 3.41%
10 11 Ember.js Front-end 22,296 9.7 2.73%
11 12 Polymer Front-end 21,854 6.8 2.67%
12 13 Mithril.js Front-end 13,452 8.3 1.64%
13 ↑↑ 15 Blitz Front-end 12,108 9.7 1.48%
14 - 14 Aurelia 1 Front-end 11,729 6.2 1.43%
15 16 Aurelia 2 Front-end 1,228 9.4 0.15%
  • Rating - the percentage of stars of a particular project from the total number.
  • Activity - a relative number between 0 and 10 representing the commits activity of a project.
    9+ meaning that the project is amongst the top 10% of most actively developed projects.
    5+ meaning that the project is amongst the top 50% of most active projects.

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