2022 State of

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Here are the insights you helped us collect on the state of APIs in 2022.

State of APIs

What are our favorite languages?

We asked questions to determine what languages developers use and which ones they prefer. Although JavaScript still being the most used language, it has lost ground this year, while TypeScript has grown by 4% since 2021. Older languages’ usage continued to fall — see Java, PHP, C#, and .NET moving down.

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Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s Rapid Developer Survey! We hope this report gives you insight into the API landscape and emerging technology trends.

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