This is an objective and practical review of the current state, tendencies, and safe near-future predictions of the IT industry at the start of 2018.
For each language outlined in the list, you’ll see:
- A brief intro to get you familiar with the language and what’s cool about it
- Language popularity diagrams according to TIOBE and GitHub Octoverse
- Salary comparison based on data from Indeed.com and StackOverflow’s 2017 survey
(Recently we shared with you the new Stack Overflow Developer Survey Results for 2018)
- The tendency in demand for the last five years according to Google Trends
- A short example code snippet to give you a visual idea of the language’s syntax