While the most used programming languages remain stable, there's quite a lot of change elsewhere.
The list of top programming languages on Microsoft-owned GitHub was stable this year, with no difference in the line up except for PHP, which dropped from sixth to seventh place and was pipped by low-level language C++. Shell, C and Ruby rounded out the top 10 languages.
SlashData's 23rd Developer Nation global survey ran from June to August 2022 and reached more than 26,000 developers from 163 countries.
Software developers are spending less time experimenting with new tools and frameworks and sticking to what what they know - although the blockchain seems to be generating growing interest from coding communities.
SlashData's 23rd State of the Developer Nation report ran from June to August 2022 and reached more than 26,000 developers from 163 countries.