Python is one of the most popular programming language in the world. And recently new proof of this statement appeared. Stack Overflow, one of the most popular resource for all kind of coders, published the metrics, demonstrating the giant growth of Python's popularity.
— Techmeme (@Techmeme) 10 сентября 2017 г.
We can see on Stack Overflow Trends that Python has been growing rapidly in the last few years. But let's focus on high-income countries, and consider visits to questions rather than questions asked (this tends to give similar results, but has less month-by-month noise, especially for smaller tags).
Stack Overflow Trends
Data on Stack Overflow question views going back to late 2011, and in this time period Stack team considered the growth of Python relative to five other major programming languages. These are currently six of the ten most-visited Stack Overflow tags in high-income countries; CSS, HTML, Android, and JQuery aren't included.
Growth of major programming languages