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 189,212 8.0 23.09%
2 - 2 React Front-end 176,075 9.8 21.48%
3 - 3 Angular Front-end 77,074 10.0 9.40%
4 - 4 AngularJS Front-end 59,596 5.7 7.27%
5 - 5 jQuery Front-end 55,476 5.9 6.77%
6 - 6 Svelte Front-end 50,915 9.7 6.21%
7 - 7 Meteor JS Front-end 42,635 9.8 5.20%
8 - 8 Koa Front-end 31,805 7.6 3.88%
9 - 9 Preact Front-end 30,087 8.6 3.67%
10 - 10 Backbone.js Front-end 27,796 0.0 3.39%
11 - 11 Ember.js Front-end 22,021 9.5 2.69%
12 - 12 Polymer Front-end 21,690 3.3 2.65%
13 - 13 Mithril.js Front-end 12,986 4.4 1.58%
14 - 14 Aurelia 1 Front-end 11,656 5.4 1.42%
15 - 15 Blitz Front-end 9,491 9.8 1.16%
16 - 16 Aurelia 2 Front-end 1,112 9.8 0.14%
  • 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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