Charts tracking usage of 'programming language'
Interactive charts on this page show usage of the term 'programming language' in Ariadne articles, tracking usage from 1996 (when publication started) to present (as of most recently published issue).
See our charts FAQ for more explanations of data charts presented here and elsewhere on our site.
Timeline of references to 'programming language'
This data chart includes two timelines:
- 'articles' timeline tracks the number of articles that mention 'programming language' (per date)
- 'total usage' timeline tracks all references throughout articles to 'programming language' (per date)
Relative recency of references to 'programming language'
This data chart highlights bands of recency:
- numbers of articles referring to 'programming language' recently (within previous year), mid-term (between one and three years), and longer-term (older than three years)
- total usage of 'programming language' recently (within previous year), mid-term (between one and three years), and longer-term (older than three years)
Top 10: authors most frequently referring to 'programming language'
This chart shows up to 10 authors most frequently using this term 'programming language'.
- select author name label (near bottom of each column) to see an overview of all articles by author referring to 'programming language'
- the default view of articles and total usage shows how these authors compare overall
- de-select the 'articles' label to hide this data set and focus on how these authors compare by total usage of 'programming language'
- de-select the ''total usage' label to hide this data set to focus on how these authors compare by total numbers of articles referring to 'programming language'
Long tail: all authors referring to 'programming language'
This data chart shows all authors referring to 'programming language', ordered by each author's number of articles mentioning this term versus total usage of this term:
- points in red plot data related to the top 10 authors most frequently referring to 'programming language'
- points in blue plot the (more or less) long tail of other authors also referring to 'programming language'
- vertical axis marks the number of articles by an author referring to 'programming language'
- horizontal axis marks an author's total usage of term 'programming language'
Note that darker points in this chart can indicate overlaps where several authors have written the same numbers of articles with the same total usage of this term 'programming language'.
Complete list of authors discussing 'programming language'
Here is a list of all authors referring to 'programming language', ordered by total usage of this term.
- numbers in parentheses indicate each author's relative distribution in the chart above (total usage / number of articles).
- author names provide links to overviews of articles by each author discussing 'programming language'
ian peacock (3/1), pete cliff (3/1), judith wusteman (2/1), greg tourte (2/1), jon knight (2/2), emma tonkin (2/1), richard jones (2/1), brett burridge (2/2), jonathan kendal (2/1), brian kelly (2/1), libby miller (2/1), virginia knight (1/1), fiona hewer (1/1), julian cheal (1/1), steve pettifer (1/1), adrian pearce (1/1), dean andrew jackson (1/1), robert sherratt (1/1), philip j r day (1/1), andrew priest (1/1), david houghton (1/1), kelvin hai (1/1), chris dunlop (1/1), paul hardaker (1/1), yoshinobu kano (1/1), paul thompson (1/1), nick ruest (1/1), caroline williams (1/1), william nixon (1/1), mark jordan (1/1), sophia ananiadou (1/1), paul miller (1/1), richard goodman (1/1), courtney mumma (1/1), diana massam (1/1), sam pepler (1/1), jeffrey darlington (1/1), alan gadian (1/1), david palmer (1/1), andy finney (1/1), ian dolphin (1/1), sarah callaghan (1/1), john keane (1/1), teresa k attwood (1/1), john mcnaught (1/1), ed summers (1/1)