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Research company SlashData Newly released ”State of the Developer Nation“ The first 20 The first edition of the report points out that , The global developer community has experienced tremendous growth in the past six months . It is estimated that , By 2021 First quarter , Globally, 2430 Million developers ; Comparison 2020 year 10 Of the month 2130 Million increased by about 14%.
Python With 1010 It's the second largest community in the world , It's the language with the largest number of developers , The growth rate is 20%. According to the report , Data science and machine learning （ML） The rise of is to promote Python An important factor in popularity , Be close to 70% Of ML Developers and data scientists report using Python.
Next is Java, The number of community developers is 940 ten thousand .C/C++（730 ten thousand ）、C#（650 ten thousand ） and PHP（630 ten thousand ） Ranked fourth, fifth and sixth respectively . Since last year 10 Since the month ,PHP The number of developers has only increased 20 ten thousand ; And active C# The number of developers has increased 50 ten thousand .
Rust and Lua Past 12 Two of the fastest growing programming language communities in the past month ; But given its small base , So the net increase is lower than Python.Kotlin and Swift Little difference , The scale is 260 and 250 ten thousand .
The survey also studied the impact of the pandemic on the way developers work . among 25% Of the respondents said there was no impact , I've been working remotely before ; Yes 30% Thirty percent of them said they had been converted to telecommuting because of the epidemic ,11% Some people expect this change to be permanent .