The Best JavaScript Frameworks

Based on github stars

Top 16 Most Popular JavaScript Frameworks
by number of GitHub stars

 

Rank Change 2021 Feb Project Features Stars Activity Rating
1 - 1 Vue.js Front-end 183,172 7.8 23.12%
2 - 2 React Front-end 168,223 9.7 21.24%
3 - 3 Angular Front-end 72,830 9.9 9.19%
4 - 4 AngularJS Front-end 59,608 6.7 7.53%
5 - 5 jQuery Front-end 54,804 5.8 6.92%
6 - 6 Svelte Front-end 46,644 9.3 5.89%
7 - 7 Meteor JS Front-end 42,405 9.5 5.35%
8 - 8 Koa Front-end 31,151 3.8 3.93%
9 - 9 Preact Front-end 29,050 9.3 3.67%
10 - 10 Backbone.js Front-end 27,772 0.0 3.51%
11 - 11 Ember.js Front-end 21,826 9.5 2.76%
12 - 12 Polymer Front-end 21,591 1.8 2.73%
13 - 13 Mithril.js Front-end 12,682 4.5 1.60%
14 - 14 Aurelia 1 Front-end 11,601 5.0 1.46%
15 - 15 Blitz Front-end 7,731 9.8 0.98%
16 - 16 Aurelia 2 Front-end 1,021 9.9 0.13%
  • 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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