Python v PHP: fair comparison?

martdi martin.dion at
Tue Nov 14 23:44:08 CET 2006

> I'd be surprised if there was more demand for PHP developers
> than Python developers.  Google lists 51 PHP jobs and 168
> Python jobs in their internal jobs database (I just did a
> quick search).

Yes, but Google is the company that hired Guido, and that does most of
it's dev in python.

Looking at other companies yields different results:

    PHP 120
    Python 36
    PHP more than 1000
    Python 976

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