(#04_ENG)_R on the map of programming languages

Well you must be wondering how many users R has, and how it compares to other languages. Red monk has been working on their programming languages rankings for quite some time now, and according to their latest research of January 2015, R ranks 15th (out of 20 programming languages), fiercely battling multipurpose giants such as JavaScript and PHP. The research even notes R having a continuous growth over the past 3 quarters. In order to be ranked in this research, the language must be observable in both Stack Overflow and GitHub.

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