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Which programming language would you recommend to learn first?

Survey period: 1 Apr 2019 to 8 Apr 2019

Assuming you're given no other information, in which direction would you point a budding new developer?

OptionVotes% 
C75740.05
C++1337.04
C#52927.99
Kotlin130.69
Java774.07
JavaScript or TypeScript884.66
PHP331.75
Python1719.05
Swift110.58
Other784.13

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GeneralPascal Pin
nassimi10-Apr-19 22:21
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GeneralC by far Pin
Cristian Amarie3-Apr-19 20:58
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GeneralRe: C by far Pin
Shao Voon Wong4-Apr-19 22:38
mvaShao Voon Wong4-Apr-19 22:38 
GeneralRe: C by far Pin
Gary R. Wheeler5-Apr-19 13:20
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GeneralRe: C by far Pin
Daniel Pfeffer6-Apr-19 21:21
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GeneralRe: C by far Pin
Cristian Amarie23-Apr-19 7:40
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GeneralAn interpreted language that supports immediate evaluation PinPopular
Gary R. Wheeler2-Apr-19 13:45
memberGary R. Wheeler2-Apr-19 13:45 
GeneralRe: An interpreted language that supports immediate evaluation Pin
Mike Barthold3-Apr-19 21:55
professionalMike Barthold3-Apr-19 21:55 
GeneralTeach problem solving skills, not programming languages PinPopular
Marc Clifton2-Apr-19 2:19
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GeneralRe: Teach problem solving skills, not programming languages Pin
BryanFazekas2-Apr-19 3:26
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GeneralRe: Teach problem solving skills, not programming languages Pin
Florian Rappl7-Apr-19 5:07
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GeneralIt depends! Pin
gervacleto2-Apr-19 1:58
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GeneralDepends... Pin
Mike Hankey2-Apr-19 0:19
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GeneralRe: Depends... Pin
Marc Clifton2-Apr-19 2:17
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GeneralRe: Depends... Pin
Mike Hankey2-Apr-19 2:27
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GeneralRe: Depends... Pin
Marc Clifton2-Apr-19 8:25
protectorMarc Clifton2-Apr-19 8:25 
GeneralHTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Abraham Andres Luna1-Apr-19 7:19
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
RickZeeland1-Apr-19 23:18
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Abraham Andres Luna2-Apr-19 7:04
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
RickZeeland2-Apr-19 7:34
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Blue Iguana2-Apr-19 3:38
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Abraham Andres Luna2-Apr-19 7:05
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
den2k882-Apr-19 21:41
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Abraham Andres Luna5-Apr-19 17:55
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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Cristian Amarie3-Apr-19 20:59
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