2017 has come to a close with React taking the lead as the top application and data tool. This comes from StackShare’s recent release of its top 50 developer tools of 2017.
The top 10 tools of 2017, according to Stackshare, are:
The top ten tools also showed how data is on the rise with Redis representing at No. 7. Last year, there were no databases that made the top ten. Additionally, MySQL, PostgreSQL and MongoDB took the No. 13, 14 and 16 slots on the list.
As for new tools, StackShare found Lottie — the open source mobile library for iOS, Android and React Native — was the number one new tool of the year. Lottie was followed by Uppy, LocalStack, React Sketch.app, and Element.