26 Jul '16, 4pm

Top Programming Languages Trends: The Rise of Big Data

Top Programming Languages Trends: The Rise of Big Data

Illustration: Grzegorz Knec/Alamy Now that IEEE Spectrum is into the third year of annually ranking languages , we can start looking at some trends over time. What languages are ascendant? Which are losing traction? And which of the data sources that we use to create our rankings are contributing the most to these shifts? In this article I’m going to focus on so-called big-data languages, such as Julia , Python , R , and Scala . Most of these are purpose-built for handling large amounts of numeric data, with stables of packages that can be tapped for quick big-data analytic prototyping. These languages are increasingly important, as they facilitate the mining of the huge data sets that are now routinely collected across practically all sectors of government, science, and commerce. The biggest mover in this category was Go , an open source language created by Google to help...

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