These are the results of a research study to determine which are the most used C/C++ IDEs in 2018. They include the estimated market share for the top IDEs, but also the estimated number of users and of C/C++ developers in the world.
What are the most used C/C++ IDEs?
I wanted to find out what are the most popular C/C++ IDE, so I decided to run several polls and to collect data to get some answers.
Few weeks and many votes later, these are the top results:
|Visual Studio Code||10.31%|
As you might have noticed, the second place is hold by Vim, technically a text editor, but many developers use it with (several) plugins as a proper IDE.
The full results including all the entries with at least 1% of votes are showed in this pie chart:
In this chart “others” includes all the entries with less than 1% of votes. Some notable IDEs in this group are