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The C++ questions were only shown to the developers who chose C++ as one of their three primary programming languages.
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After the officially signed C++17 standard, the share of people who use
C++17 has grown by 6% when compared to 2017.
Of those not using C++17 yet, 8% are considering adopting
it in the next 12 months, and 43% plan to migrate to a newer standard.
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The number of C++ developers who do not use any unit-testing frameworks has increased by
20% compared to 2017.
Which project models or build systems do you regularly use, if any?
CMake finally prevailed over Visual Studio project, in 2017 it was
34% vs 37%.
C++ is most frequently used together with Java and Python.
8% of C++ devs plan to adopt / migrate to Rust within next 12 months.
The Top 3 sectors that C++ devs work in are IT services, Big Data / Data
Analysis, and Cloud computing / platform.
A smart cross-platform IDE for C and C++
Visual Studio extension for C++ developers
Smart IDE for iOS/macOS development
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