programming languages

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Haskell

Based on 54145 responses from 4210 people, this is the picture we've built up of Haskell.

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