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Python vs. Scala vs. C++

Python Scala C++
Python Scala ANSI/ISO C++
Preference 37% votes 38% votes 25% votes
Website www.​python.​org www.​scala-lang.​org www.​open-std.​org/​jtc1/​sc22/​wg21/​
License ?
Unicode Yes Yes Yes
Script language ? ? No
Interpreter Yes Yes Yes
Description Python is both object-oriented and functional. It blends a number of modern language features, while maintaining close compatibility with C/C++. Scala is a programming language. It is both object-oriented (think inheritance, methods, ...) and functional (think closures). It blends a number of modern language features, while maintaining close compatibility with Java. Multi-paradigm native compiled language
Tag OOP, Multi-paradigm OOP, Functional, Multi-paradigm Multi-paradigm, Object Oriented, procedural, Meta, Closure
Multi-user system Yes ? Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes Conditional
Image processing engin Pillow from java from c
Operating system
Programming language
Multilingual content Conditional Yes Conditional
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes ? ?
Multiple projects Yes Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes Yes ?
Map and reduce Yes Yes ?
Revision control Yes Yes ?
Atomicity Conditional Yes ?
Isolation Yes ? ?
Horizontal scalable Yes Yes ?
Template language ?
Target audience
Full text search Yes Yes Yes
Scaffolding Yes Yes ?
Difficulty level
Version number 3.4.3 2.11.7 C++14
Adobe Flash Support Yes ? ?
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation Yes Yes Yes
Release Date December 1989 2003 1983
Documentation level ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★
E-Mail protocols ?
Multi tasking Yes Yes Yes
RESTful Yes Yes Conditional
Code Generation Yes Yes Conditional
Dynamic typing Yes No Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes Yes
Scripting language support
Free to use Yes Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes Yes
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes Yes
Creation Date 1980 2003 1983
Community Driven Good Good Good
HTML syntax Yes Yes No
WSDL Yes Yes No
REPL Yes Yes No
Reliability ★★★★★ ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
API Excellent Good Excellent
Compiled language No Yes Yes
Embeddable Yes Yes Yes
Open Architecture Yes Yes ?
Cloud platform support ?
Compiler Yes Yes Yes
API comprehensibility ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Active Directory Yes ? ?
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★☆☆
Implementation flexibility 40% votes 27% votes 33% votes
Out-of-the-box functionality 54% votes 13% votes 33% votes
Control structures Yes Yes Yes
Annotation Support Yes Yes ?
LDAP Yes ? ?
Realtime Yes Yes Yes
Data Security Yes ? ?
Community feedback ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Ease of use ★★★★★ ★★★★☆ ★★★☆☆
Copy, Cut and Paste Support Yes ? Yes
Free for commercial use Yes Yes Yes
Duck typing Yes Yes Yes
360° Camera Yes ? ?
Useless No No ?
Easy of Use Yes Yes Yes
Latest Standard 17ᵗʰ March 2014 5ᵗʰ March 2015 18ᵗʰ August 2014
JVM Yes Yes No
CLR No No Yes
Open Source Yes Yes Yes
Nested Comments Yes Yes Yes
Type inference Yes Yes Yes
IntelliSense No ? ?
Websocket Support Yes Yes Yes
Events Support Yes Yes Yes
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes Yes
Properties Yes Yes Yes
Partial Classes Yes Yes Yes
Unsafe code support Yes Yes Yes
Safe casting Yes Yes Yes
Runtime Generic Support Yes Yes Yes
Runtime dynamic types Yes Yes Yes
Closures Yes Yes Yes
Delegates Yes Yes Yes
iOS Development Support Yes Yes Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async Yes Yes Yes
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
I like it Yes Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes Yes Yes
Static Typing Yes Yes Yes
Cloud-enabled Yes ? ?
Clone Test Yes ? ?
Autocomplete Code Yes Yes Yes
Symbols No Yes Yes
Supported from Google Yes ? Yes
Makes you angry No No Yes
Easy to Learn Yes Yes No
Extensibility Yes Yes Yes
Unit Testing Yes Yes Yes
Ajax Yes Yes ?
Macro System Yes Yes Yes
Higher Kinded Types Yes Yes Yes
Pattern Matching Yes Yes Yes
ORM Join Support Yes Yes ?
Object Oriented Models Yes Yes ?
Mobile ready Yes Yes Yes
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes Yes Yes
Easy Setup Yes Yes Yes
Jquery Yes Yes ?
jQuery Support Yes Yes ?
Optional Static Type Yes Yes ?
Vertically Scalable Yes Yes ?
Android App Yes Yes ?
Full-Stack Yes Yes Yes
Supports custom tags Yes ? ?
User-friendly Yes ? ?
Component Oriented No ? ?
Internationalization Yes Yes Yes
Heroku Support Yes Yes ?
Framework specific vocabulary Yes Yes ?
Easy to Config Yes Yes Yes
Can you modify it freely to make it better No ? ?
JIT Compiler Yes Yes No
Self Server Yes Yes ?
Will get you a job Yes Yes Yes
Is reliable and secure Yes ? ?
Scalability Yes Yes ?
Ability to link to external programs and systems Yes Yes Yes
Supported by Microsoft Yes ? Yes
Official IDE Support Yes Yes ?
Can function without AJAX Yes Yes ?
Concurrency Yes Yes ?
Enterprise Yes Yes ?
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes
Android Development Support Yes Yes Yes
3rd Party Lib Support No ? ?
MVC Yes Yes ?
WillGetYouLaid Yes Yes ?
Average Salary 110 000 120 000 ?
Developed for Human Yes Yes No
Actual chances of getting laid regardless Yes Yes ?
javascript compiler Yes Yes ?
Manual Memory Management No No ?
Garbage Collection Yes Yes ?
Increase Stress Levels No No Yes
Inheritance Yes Yes Yes
C++ power Yes No Yes
Is a Snake ? Yes No ?
High peformance Yes Yes Yes
Make life easier Yes ? ?
Can be developed from linux Yes Yes ?
Doesn't Suck Yes ? No
Command-line console Yes Yes ?
Influenced ? ?
Для шкальников Yes ? ?
Matija Skrgulja Yes ? ?
Josh Macrae No ? ?
¿Es una Cagada? No Yes ?
Transactions ? No ?
Design pattern ? ?
Supported VCS ? ?
Data encryption ? Conditional ?
Custom queries ? Good ?
File Assets ? Yes ?
XML Aware ? Good ?
Source Repository ? ?
Maven support ? Yes Yes
Language Integrated Query ? Yes Yes
Value types creation ? Yes Yes
Database migrations ? Yes ?
Dependency Injection ? Yes ?
Compiler Plugin Architecture ? Yes No
Use components elsewhere? ? Yes ?
Aburrido? ? Yes ?
? Yes ?
Will get you a girlfriend ? No No
template metaprogramming ? Yes ?
Audio Out ? ? Yes
Air play support ? ? No
Value type variables passing as reference ? ? Yes
Method signatures passing as parameter ? ? Yes
Creates a slew of inefficient Javascript ? ? No
Tasks ? ? No
Random Comparison ? ? No
Does your mom understand it ? ? No
are you stupid ? ? Yes
This site is useless ? ? Yes
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