AiA 179: State of JS with Sacha Greif

Charles Max Wood
Alyssa Nicoll
Special Guests: Sacha Greif
In this episode of Adventures in Angular, the panel discuss the state of JS survey with Sacha Greif. This is a survey that is sent out to developers in order to see what people perceive the state of JavaScript is. They talk about his inspiration for creating this survey as well as discuss the data that was collected. This is a great episode for people who want to hear interesting data on JS in today’s current climate.
In particular, we dive pretty deep on:

What is the State of JS?
23,000 responses this past year
What inspired you to do this?
JavaScript fatigue
Great snapshot of where people are at
Great tool to detect trends
Backgrounds of the people who created this survey
Bias in the results
Correlation vs causation issue
Why certain frameworks are scarce
Bootcamps are teaching React and Angular now
Do you have indications as to why there are increases in some areas and declines in others?
Vue is the fastest rising project on GitHub currently
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And much, much more!


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