March 19, 2007

Programmer Hierarchy

I recently came across this graphic from lukewelling.com which shows a little bit of what Paul Graham was alluding to in his Blub essay. It even gets in a nice little jab at the Ruby folks.

Luke Welling's Programmer Hierarchy Chart

Now before anyone gets offended (I'm looking at you Java folks), you should realize this is just for fun. Had it been real, Java would have had to sit even lower to fit in Haskell and Erlang at the top.