programming languages

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Haskell

Based on 52640 responses from 3288 people, this is the picture we've built up of Haskell.

Most similar to...

  1. F#
  2. Clojure
  3. Scala
  4. O'Caml
  5. Common Lisp

Most dissimilar from...

  1. PHP
  2. Visual Basic
  3. C++
  4. C
  5. Shell

All statements

  1. This language has a strong static type system
  2. When I write code in this language I can be very sure it is correct
  3. I find code written in this language very elegant
  4. If my code in this language successfully compiles, there is a good chance my code is correct.
  5. The semantics of this language are much different than other languages I know.
  6. Learning this language significantly changed how I use other languages.
  7. This language is likely to have a strong influence on future languages
  8. Code written in this language tends to be terse
  9. I would like to write more of this language than I currently do
  10. This language has unusual features that I often miss when using other languages
  11. This language is expressive
  12. Learning this language improved my ability as a programmer
  13. This is a high level language
  14. I often feel like I am not smart enough to write this language
  15. I would recommend most programmers learn this language, regardless of whether they have a specific need for it
  16. Code written in this language tends to be very reliable
  17. This language excels at concurrency
  18. This language encourages writing reusable code.
  19. This language excels at symbolic manipulation
  20. This language encourages writing code that is easy to maintain.
  21. I enjoy using this language
  22. I use this language out of choice
  23. This language has a very coherent design
  24. I still discover new features of this language on a fairly regular basis
  25. This language has a good community
  26. This language is built on a small core of orthogonal features
  27. I rarely have difficulty abstracting patterns I find in my code
  28. This language has a good library distribution mechanism.
  29. This language is good for scientific computing
  30. This language has well-organized libraries with consistent, carefully thought-out interfaces
  31. I usually use this language on solo projects
  32. This language has a high quality implementation
  33. This language is good for distributed computing
  34. This language has a very rigid idea of how things should be done
  35. I would use this language to write a command-line app
  36. This language is good for numeric computing
  37. I can imagine this will be a popular language in twenty years time
  38. If this language didn't exist, I would have trouble finding a satisfactory replacement
  39. Code written in this language is very readable
  40. This language is well suited for an agile development approach using short iterations.
  41. This language is easier to use for it's problem domain by removing unneeded expressiveness (such as not being Turing complete).
  42. This language has a niche in which it is great
  43. This language matches it's problem domain particularly well.
  44. I enjoy playing with this language but would never use it for "real code"
  45. This language has a very dogmatic community
  46. I would use this language for writing server programs
  47. Libraries in this language tend to be well documented.
  48. This language is best for very large projects
  49. This language excels at text processing
  50. I find this language easy to prototype in
  51. I would use this language for casual scripting
  52. The resources for learning this language are of high quality
  53. This language has a wide variety of agreed-upon conventions, which are generally adhered to reasonably well, and which increase my productivity
  54. I would list this language on my resume
  55. It is easy to tell at a glance what code in this language does
  56. This language would be good for teaching children to write software
  57. Programs written in this language tend to be efficient
  58. This language is very flexible
  59. This language is best for very small projects
  60. I would use this language as a scripting language embedded inside a larger application
  61. This language is unusually bad for beginners
  62. I would use this language for writing embedded programs
  63. I would use this language for a web project
  64. I can imagine using this language in my day job
  65. I regularly use this language
  66. This language is minimal
  67. This language is likely to be a passing fad
  68. This language is well documented
  69. It is easy to debug programs written in this language when it goes wrong
  70. This language is large
  71. Code written in this language will usually run in all the major implementations if it runs in one of them.
  72. I find it easy to write efficient code in this language
  73. I would use this language for a desktop GUI project
  74. This language is good for beginners
  75. Third-party libraries are readily available, well-documented, and of high quality
  76. Programs written in this language tend to play well with others
  77. Programs written in this language will usually work in future versions of the language
  78. I often write things in this language with the intent of rewriting them in something else later
  79. There are many good open-source tools for this language
  80. I would use this language for writing programs for an embedded hardware platform
  81. This language is likely to be around for a very long time
  82. This language is suitable for real-time applications
  83. I know this language well
  84. I would use this language for mobile applications
  85. There are many good tools for this language
  86. There is a wide variety of open source code written in this language
  87. It's unusual for me to discover unfamiliar features
  88. This language has a niche outside of which I would not use it
  89. Writing code in this language is a lot of work
  90. I usually use this language on projects with many other members
  91. I use a lot of code written in this language which I really don't want to have to make changes to
  92. When I run into problems my colleagues can provide me with immediate help with this language
  93. This language has many features which feel "tacked on"
  94. There is a lot of accidental complexity when writing code in this language
  95. I use many applications written in this language
  96. Developers who primarily use this language often burn out after a few years
  97. This language allows me to write programs where I know exactly what they are doing under the hood
  98. I am sometimes embarrassed to admit to my peers that I know this language
  99. I am reluctant to admit to knowing this language
  100. It is too easy to write code in this language that looks like it does one thing but actually does something else
  101. I often get angry when writing code in this language
  102. I know many other people who use this language
  103. This language is frequently used for applications it isn't suitable for
  104. There are many good commercial tools for this language
  105. This is a low level language
  106. I learned this language early in my career as a programmer
  107. This language has an annoying syntax
  108. This is a mainstream language
  109. Code written in this language tends to be verbose
  110. The thought that I may still be using this language in twenty years time fills me with dread
  111. This language makes it easy to shoot yourself in the foot