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Top 20 programming languages in 2020 | Best programming languages

Tables have been turned in May 2020, after a long time C has been the top programming language overtaking Java. Below are reports published in PYPL and TIBOE indicating the same.

PYPL Index (PopularitY of Programming Language) – http://pypl.github.io/PYPL.html , Below is the snippet for May 2020, You can visit the PYPL site for more details

Rank
LanguageShareTrend
1Python31.17 %+4.3 %
2Java17.75 %-2.4 %
3Javascript7.99 %-0.3 %
4C#7.05 %-0.2 %
5PHP6.09 %-1.0 %
6C/C++5.67 %-0.3 %
7R3.93 %-0.1 %
8Objective-C2.4 %-0.4 %
9Swift2.26 %-0.1 %
10TypeScript1.89 %+0.3 %
11Matlab1.81 %-0.2 %
12Kotlin1.55 %+0.3 %
13VBA1.33 %+0.0 %
14Go1.26 %+0.1 %
15Ruby1.19 %-0.2 %
16Scala1.01 %-0.1 %
17Visual Basic0.91 %-0.2 %
18Rust0.75 %+0.2 %
19Abap0.55 %+0.0 %
20Dart0.49 %+0.2 %
21Perl0.44 %-0.2 %
22Cobol0.42 %+0.1 %
23Lua0.41 %+0.0 %
24Groovy0.4 %-0.1 %
25Ada0.4 %+0.0 %
26Julia0.3 %+0.0 %
27Haskell0.3 %-0.0 %
28Delphi0.27 %+0.0 %

TIOBE Index for May 2020https://www.tiobe.com/tiobe-index/ Below is the snippet of this index, you can visit the link for more details

May 2020May 2019Programming LanguageRatingsChange
12C17.07%+2.82%
21Java16.28%+0.28%
34Python9.12%+1.29%
43C++6.13%-1.97%
56C#4.29%+0.30%
65Visual Basic4.18%-1.01%
77JavaScript2.68%-0.01%
89PHP2.49%-0.00%
98SQL2.09%-0.47%
1021R1.85%+0.90%
1118Swift1.79%+0.64%
1219Go1.27%+0.15%
1314MATLAB1.17%-0.20%
1410Assembly language1.12%-0.69%
1515Ruby1.02%-0.32%
1620PL/SQL0.99%-0.03%
1716Classic Visual Basic0.89%-0.43%
1813Perl0.88%-0.51%
1928Scratch0.83%+0.32%
2011Objective-C0.80%-0.83%

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