Rust never sleeps: C++-alike language tops Stack Overflow survey for fourth year in a row

www.theregister.co.uk | 4/9/2019 | Staff
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It seems coders cannot get enough of Rust, according to a survey conducted by dev saviours Stack Overflow.

The 2019 survey had almost 90,000 (a bit down on the 100,000 from 2018) developers venting their collective spleen on life, languages and loathings.

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While C++-alike Rust retained its crown as the most-beloved language by developers for the fourth year in a row, Python and TypeScript moved to second and third place respectively, sending Kotlin to fourth.

Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) was unsurprisingly the language developers really, really didn't want to have to keep using while Python and JavaScript topped the list of languages that developers want to start working with.

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For developer environments, the cross-platform editor Visual Studio Code extended its lead over stablemate Visual Studio to 50.7 per cent versus 31.5 per cent. The figures represent a leap from 2018's 34.9 per cent for the former...
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