programming languages

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Haskell

Based on 54109 responses from 4205 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 rigid idea of how things should be done
  20. This language is good for distributed computing
  21. This language has well-organized libraries with consistent, carefully thought-out interfaces
  22. This language has a very coherent design
  23. This language is built on a small core of orthogonal features
  24. I still discover new features of this language on a fairly regular basis
  25. I use this language out of choice
  26. This language encourages writing code that is easy to maintain.
  27. This language encourages writing reusable code.
  28. Learning this language significantly changed how I use other languages.
  29. The semantics of this language are much different than other languages I know.
  30. If my code in this language successfully compiles, there is a good chance my code is correct.
  31. I would recommend most programmers learn this language, regardless of whether they have a specific need for it
  32. I often feel like I am not smart enough to write this language
  33. I regularly use this language
  34. I find it easy to write efficient code in this language
  35. I find this language easy to prototype in
  36. I would use this language for a web project
  37. I would use this language for casual scripting
  38. It is easy to tell at a glance what code in this language does
  39. This language is very flexible
  40. This language has a niche in which it is great
  41. I would use this language to write a command-line app
  42. I can imagine using this language in my day job
  43. This language excels at text processing
  44. This language is well documented
  45. The resources for learning this language are of high quality
  46. This language has a wide variety of agreed-upon conventions, which are generally adhered to reasonably well, and which increase my productivity
  47. Code written in this language is very readable
  48. This language is best for very large projects
  49. I enjoy playing with this language but would never use it for "real code"
  50. This language has a very dogmatic community
  51. I would use this language for writing server programs
  52. This language is good for numeric computing
  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 well suited for an agile development approach using short iterations.
  71. This language is easier to use for it's problem domain by removing unneeded expressiveness (such as not being Turing complete).
  72. I know this language well
  73. I would use this language for mobile applications
  74. There is a wide variety of open source code written in this language
  75. This language is good for beginners
  76. There are many good tools for this language
  77. There are many good open-source tools for this language
  78. Programs written in this language tend to play well with others
  79. I often write things in this language with the intent of rewriting them in something else later
  80. This language is suitable for real-time applications
  81. I would use this language for writing programs for an embedded hardware platform
  82. This language is likely to be a passing fad
  83. This language is likely to be around for a very long time
  84. This language is large
  85. Code written in this language will usually run in all the major implementations if it runs in one of them.
  86. This language would be good for teaching children to write software
  87. It's unusual for me to discover unfamiliar features
  88. I usually use this language on projects with many other members
  89. There is a lot of accidental complexity when writing code in this language
  90. This language allows me to write programs where I know exactly what they are doing under the hood
  91. This language has a niche outside of which I would not use it
  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