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Any binary feature
  • is it common to implement this way?
  • is it widely used and accepted by community?
  • is it only possible by dirty hacks?
Ease of use
  • 1 to 10
  • is it suitable for beginners?
  • are errors/bugs easy to detect?
  • does it have easy syntax mimicking natural language?
  • is it good for prototyping?
Expressiveness
  • 1 to 10
  • can you do anything with little code?
  • can you represent simply complex concepts?
  • does it have feature rich syntax?
  • can you deal with duplications easily?
  • does it have powerful abstractions?
Conciseness
  • 1 to 10
  • how long is code comparable to other languages?
  • does it have strange quirks?
Ecosystem stength
  • 1 to 10
  • is the audience growing?
  • is it on stable release train?
  • how many supporting libraries/tools are there?
Community support
  • 1 to 10
  • how many posts on StackOverflow?
  • otherwise are there any active and popular forums to ask questions?
  • does community participate in language development?
Maturity
  • 1 to 10
  • is there ecosystem split on major versions?
  • has it been thoroughly tested by the community?
  • is it around at least 10 years?
Stability
  • 1 to 10
  • is there version split in libraries?
  • are features stable?
  • does it have long-term support plan?
Documentation strength
  • 1 to 10
  • is standard library well documented?
  • are libraries well documented?
  • is language itself well documented?
Job offers
  • 1 to 10
  • number of jobs in last year relative to the top language
Performance
  • 1 to 10
  • benchmarks time of execution relative to the top language
Popularity Index
  • 1 to 50 (bigger better)
  • popularity measured by StackOverflow's survey 2022

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