• 11/12/2018

The 10 Code Languages in Highest Demand for 2018


Software development is no longer just a technical decision, it has a strong impact on the core of a business. Today, we will tell you the 10 most popular code languages ​​that any decision-maker must keep in mind when facing a new project.


The Stack Overflow developer community annually conducts surveys on industry trends. This year they have surveyed more than 100,000 developers regarding their preferred technologies, the best jobs in the industry, and their personal habits. They have used these survey answers to reveal the most popular code languages ​​for 2018.




Javascript comes out as the most expanded code language for the sixth year in a row. However, Python has grown at an enormous rate; last year it overtook PHP and this year it has surpassed C#. Here is the complete ranking:

  1. Javascript: 69,8%

  2. HTML: 68,5%

  3. CSS: 65,1%

  4. SQL: 57,0%

  5. Java: 45,3%

  6. Bash/Shell: 39,8%

  7. Python: 38,8%

  8. C#: 34,4%

  9. PHP: 30,7%

  10. C++: 25,4%


We are proud to say that with Near Shore Devs you have access to all of these code languages and more. It is also important to mention that just because a programming language is popular doesn’t mean that it fits your business needs, or that it is the best option for your project. If you have any questions, or you don’t know which code language is right for you, feel free to contact us at edgar@nearshoredevs.com.


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