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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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GeneralRe: HTML/CSS should be learned first! Pin
Mike Barthold3-Apr-19 22:57
professionalMike Barthold3-Apr-19 22:57 
GeneralPunch Cards? Pin
Slacker0071-Apr-19 6:32
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GeneralRe: Punch Cards? Pin
Andreas Mertens1-Apr-19 7:40
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OriginalGriff1-Apr-19 10:46
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Jalapeno Bob1-Apr-19 20:26
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GeneralRe: Punch Cards? Pin
Gary R. Wheeler2-Apr-19 14:26
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GeneralRe: Punch Cards? Pin
Frank Malcolm2-Apr-19 17:52
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GeneralAssembler Pin
  Forogar  1-Apr-19 6:06
professional  Forogar  1-Apr-19 6:06 
GeneralRe: Assembler Pin
Chris Maunder3-Apr-19 7:16
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GeneralRe: Assembler Pin
  Forogar  3-Apr-19 10:21
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GeneralRe: Assembler Pin
Chris Maunder3-Apr-19 10:25
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GeneralRe: Assembler Pin
  Forogar  3-Apr-19 10:59
professional  Forogar  3-Apr-19 10:59 
GeneralMaybe it depends on what your are tooling up to do? Pin
MarcusCole68331-Apr-19 5:16
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GeneralNim Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic1-Apr-19 4:40
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GeneralRe: Nim Pin
PeejayAdams2-Apr-19 6:32
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GeneralUnpopular Opinion... VB Pin
KSmithDev1-Apr-19 4:27
professionalKSmithDev1-Apr-19 4:27 
GeneralRe: Unpopular Opinion... VB Pin
Jalapeno Bob1-Apr-19 10:06
professionalJalapeno Bob1-Apr-19 10:06 
GeneralRe: Unpopular Opinion... VB Pin
PIEBALDconsult1-Apr-19 14:15
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GeneralRe: Unpopular Opinion... VB Pin
Jalapeno Bob1-Apr-19 20:44
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GeneralRe: Unpopular Opinion... VB Pin
RickZeeland2-Apr-19 0:23
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GeneralJava or C#, they are both similar in many respects Pin
Slacker0071-Apr-19 1:13
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GeneralRe: Java or C#, they are both similar in many respects Pin
honey the codewitch1-Apr-19 1:45
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GeneralRe: Java or C#, they are both similar in many respects Pin
Slacker0071-Apr-19 1:54
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GeneralRe: Java or C#, they are both similar in many respects Pin
honey the codewitch1-Apr-19 2:07
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