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Top 10 Most Popular Eclipse Plugins

11.19.2010
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Ever wonder what are the most popular Eclipse plugins?   The Eclipse Marketplace is keeping track of the number of times developers install different solutions from the Marketplace Client. The data from last 4+ plus months starts to show what are the most popular Eclipse solutions.    Here are the top 10 for the last 30 days and Alltime (since the client was launched as part of Helios)

Top 10  (last 30 days)

Rank Solution Count
1 Subclipse 5125
2 Subversive – SVN Team Provider 2991
3 Spring IDE 2524
4 JBoss Tools 1977
5 Pydev – Python IDE for Eclipse 1924
6 EGit – Git Team Provider 1852
7 Google Plugin for Eclipse 1812
8 FindBugs Eclipse Plugin 1691
9 GlassFish Java EE Application Server Plugin for Eclipse 1256
10 EclEmma Java Code Coverage 1187

Top 10 (Alltime)

Rank Solution Count
1 Subclipse 23361
2 Subversive – SVN Team Provider 13093
3 Spring IDE 8831
4 FindBugs Eclipse Plugin 8289
5 Pydev – Python IDE for Eclipse 8135
6 Google Plugin for Eclipse 7103
7 EGit – Git Team Provider 6988
8 Maven Integration for Eclipse 4623
9 GlassFish Java EE Application Server Plugin for Eclipse 4404
10 Checkstyle Plug-in 4380

A complete listing and breakdown by country. If you haven’t tried out the Marketplace Client, give it a try. If you have a solution that isn’t listed, feel free to add it.

 

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Comments

Jacek Furmankiewicz replied on Fri, 2010/11/19 - 2:23pm

Yay for PyDev!

Gautam Dev replied on Sat, 2010/11/20 - 4:15pm

Good list, Findbugs is a greta plugin. You can try fast code plugin also.
Thanks,
http://fast-code.sourceforge.net/

Aral Arandtis replied on Wed, 2012/11/07 - 9:03am

Hi all, 

thanks for posting, nice list!

Another useful plugin I use is snip2code 

I needed a place to collect my snippets of code and easily retrieve them...it solve my problems.


Enjoy, 

Aral

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