Tuesday, November 04, 2008

ActionScript entered in top 20

Tiobe Softwares has released rankings of programming languages and popularity of programing languages for the month of November 2008. 

The ratings are based on the number of skilled engineers world-wide, courses and third party vendors. The popular search engines Google, MSN, Yahoo!, and YouTube are used to calculate the ratings.

The definition of the TIOBE index can be found here.

Position
Nov 2008
Position
Nov 2007
Delta in PositionProgramming LanguageRatings
Nov 2008
Delta
Nov 2007
Status
11Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Java20.299%-0.24%A
22Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008C15.276%+1.31%A
34Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008C++10.357%+1.61%A
43Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008(Visual) Basic9.270%-0.96%A
55Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008PHP8.940%+0.25%A
67Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Python5.140%+0.91%A
78Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008C#4.026%+0.11%A
811Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Delphi4.006%+1.55%A
96Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Perl3.876%-0.86%A
1010Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008JavaScript2.925%0.00%A
119Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Ruby2.870%-0.21%A
1212Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008D1.442%-0.26%A
1313Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008PL/SQL0.939%-0.24%A
1414Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008SAS0.729%-0.40%A–
1518Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008ABAP0.570%-0.08%B
1619Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Pascal0.511%-0.13%B
1717Same Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008COBOL0.510%-0.20%B
1825Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008ActionScript0.506%+0.04%B
1923Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Up Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Logo0.489%-0.04%B
2016Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Down Popularity of Programming Languages: November 2008Lua0.473%-0.27%B

1 comment:

Flüge said...

Looks interesting, but I wonder if the dates are valid, because who determines whether the engineers are skilled or not?