Thought I'd try some google fights to see where Ruby stands.
  
  http://www.googlefight.com/

Here you go:

  C Programming                9 450 000
  PHP Programming              7 380 000
  Java Programming             6 560 000
  Perl Programming             4 310 000
  VB Programming               3 249 000
  Python Programming           2 360 000
  Lisp Scheme Programming      2 060 000
  Forth Programming            1 260 000
  Pascal Programming             973 000
  Ada Programming                616 000
  **Ruby Programming**           607 000
  Prolog Programming             291 000
  Haskell Programming            168 000
  Eiffel Programming             114 000
  Lua Programming                 34 700
  OCaml Programming               32 300

T.

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