When I tried to learn another scripting language I was looking for the books (eh, the first thing that comes to my mind). I was searching and searching and then got curious on how many books were published during the last 10 years in the languages that kinda share the same field. So I called Ruby, Python and PHP friends and started building statistics.
It may not be the most correct one, since I searched only via amazon books using their ecommerce API.
First I tried using Net::Amazon but it didn't worked very well for paging,
so I just wrote a simple "get the job done" script.
I cheated a bit,
because I removed everything that was about the web frameworks (Catalyst,
Sinatra and so on).
Then prepared data for
And btw you can check it yourself, here is the script https://gist.github.com/3048049.
I am working on a small project that somehow uses this data, so stay tuned for the announcement!