Top 5 Programming Languages to Learn in 2022

We all make some kind of resolution to achieve in the year and if you are a working professional or freelance programmer then I got for you the top 5 programming languages which according to me going to be very demanding this year and probably in upcoming years too.

It’s time to improve and gain new skills in 2019!

The programming languages pick is totally my opinion.

So here are, the top 5 Programming languages to learn in 2019.

Top 5 Programming Languages to Learn in 2019

It starts with one and only, JavaScript.


JavaScript has become the language of the web. Whether it’s an awesome front-end application or complex Server side application or some Desktop application, JavaScript covers all.

JavaScript memes

You can use this language to basically write the complete application, from back-end (Using Nodejs) to front-end. You must have JavaScript in your skill set.


Python is well established, popular and used by internet giants ( YouTube, Google, etc). Python is widely used in machine learning, complex mathematical calculation and of course the Artificial Intelligence.

You can also develop a web application using Django framework which worked with Python. You can develop a variety of application actually. Python is adaptable and runs everywhere!

Thinking to move to AI? Learn Python first.


Love it or hate it, you just can’t ignore it!

Yes, I am talking about functional programming language!

Elixir is a functional programming language that leverages the Erlang Virtual Machine. It is designed to build a scalable and maintainable application. Well, that’s what they say!

Do you use WhatsApp? If so, then you would be amazed to know that they use ErLang in backend processing.

Whatsapp uses ErLang

Something to think of.


This language challenges two pillars of Software Engineering Giants, the C, and C++ programming languages. Rust is designed and developed to be the better C/C++ while focusing more on memory safety, concurrency, and speed.

I was shocked to see that Developers love these programming languages in 2018 at StackOverflow Survey.

most loved language 2019

You can use Rust to develop System-level applications, Games, browser engines, etc. I am going to give this bad boy a shot, more tutorials on Rust very soon!


Swift is the combination of the best of two great programming languages, C and Objective-C. The outcome is indeed the best! Swift is considered to be a game-changing programming language in the Apple developer zone.

The demand for the Swift as a skill is increasing since the day it was released by Apple. If you are an aspiring iOS developer, learn this language to boost your career and pay scale.

That’s the end of the list. Let me know your thoughts about the same and what is your 2019 resolution?

Also, Checkout top programming languages in 2020.


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