Python tops Tiobe language index

Python this month has taken the prime spot in the Tiobe index of programming language recognition, getting only the third language to at any time lead the index in its 20-furthermore decades of existence.

With the October index, released Oct 6, Python joins C and Java as languages that have led the Tiobe index, which was 1st released in June 2001. Tiobe assesses the attractiveness of programming languages primarily based on language-similar queries in look for engines these as Google, Bing, Yahoo, and Wikipedia.

Python’s ascent was not sudden, with the language getting in level of popularity in new a long time. Tiobe cited Python rewards these as a fantastic ecosystem, simplicity of use, plentiful libraries, and quickly edit-operate cycles. “The longstanding hegemony of C and Java is above,” computer software good quality companies provider Tiobe claimed.

The business expects Python to at some point keep on to the major spot, though it may possibly swap destinations with C all through the next couple of months. Python previously had taken the top spot in the rival PYPL (Attractiveness of Programming Language index, which is based on searches for language tutorials in Google.

The Tiobe major 10 for Oct 2021 was as follows:

  1. Python, with a score of 11.27%
  2. C, 11.16%
  3. Java, 10.46%
  4. C++, 7.5%
  5. C#, 5.26%
  6. Visual Primary, 5.24%
  7. JavaScript, 2.19%
  8. SQL, 2.17%
  9. PHP, 2.1%
  10. Assembly, 2.06%

The PYPL index best 10 for Oct 2021 was as follows:

  1. Python, with a 29.66% share
  2. Java, 17.18%
  3. JavaScript, 8.81%
  4. C#, 7.3%
  5. C/C++, 6.48%
  6. PHP, 5.92%
  7. R, 4.09%
  8. Objective-C, 2.24%
  9. TypeScript, 1.91%
  10. Kotlin, 1.9%

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