Found this article (Oct 2017) on the growth in R over at StackOverflow.
The Impressive Growth of R - Stack Overflow Blog
It has a link to a Sept 2017 article on the growth of Python as well.
Pretty interesting stuff,I'm sure that ML and AI are big drivers and seeing academic adoption is not a big surprise. I think there are a lot of people going after data science degrees.
Thanks for sharing!
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