The state of programming languages and frameworks

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Everything about programming languages and frameworks:


most used programming languages most used frameworks average salary job role influences salary variation in the last year average years of experience gender influences

Some insights you’ll find inside

  • JavaScript is the most used programming language (15.8%) worldwide.

  • Less used languages like Perl, Lua, Elixir and others are better paid, worldwide.

  • PHP, Visual Basic and VB.NET offer the lowest salaries, worldwide.

  • Javascript-based frameworks count for more than 60% of the programming frameworks used.

  • Ruby on Rails is the best-paying framework worldwide.

  • In terms of salary by gender, the biggest pay gap is in Bash/Shell/PowerShell and the smallest in C#.

  • 78.4% of Go developers had a positive salary change and tech professionals using VB.NET were the ones whose salary was more sacrificed from 2021 to 2022.

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