TIOBE: C++ overtakes Java in programming language popularity
According to the latest TIOBE Index, C++ has overtaken Java in programming language popularity.
The TIOBE Index uses searches across 25 different engines to calculate the popularity of Turing-complete languages. The methodology used for the index has regularly been criticised but it suffices as a rough guide.
Java has been a mainstay in the top three programming languages since the TIOBE Index launched in 2001. However, that impressive streak came to an end this...