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 185,910 8.0 23.10%
2 - 2 React Front-end 171,668 9.8 21.33%
3 - 3 Angular Front-end 74,854 10.0 9.30%
4 - 4 AngularJS Front-end 59,605 6.6 7.41%
5 - 5 jQuery Front-end 55,130 5.8 6.85%
6 - 6 Svelte Front-end 48,746 9.6 6.06%
7 - 7 Meteor JS Front-end 42,532 9.8 5.28%
8 - 8 Koa Front-end 31,473 2.7 3.91%
9 - 9 Preact Front-end 29,506 9.1 3.67%
10 - 10 Backbone.js Front-end 27,773 0.0 3.45%
11 - 11 Ember.js Front-end 21,933 9.5 2.73%
12 - 12 Polymer Front-end 21,648 2.5 2.69%
13 - 13 Mithril.js Front-end 12,748 4.8 1.58%
14 - 14 Aurelia 1 Front-end 11,633 4.4 1.45%
15 - 15 Blitz Front-end 8,632 0.0 1.07%
16 - 16 Aurelia 2 Front-end 1,075 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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