South American devs gain high reputation according to Stack Overflow survey

Jimena Baliero

With over 50 million professional and aspiring programmers all over the world visiting the site every month, Stack Overflow has become one of the largest and most trusted online communities for developers to share experiences, acquire knowledge, and find new career opportunities.

According to the most recent survey conducted by the company, the average reputation of top users is higher in South American countries like Peru (24.809), Colombia (21.094), Chile (18.080), Argentina (16.500), and Brazil (14.150).

With several globally competitive technical universities, the quantity and quality of Latin American tech talent have seen a significant rise over the last few years.

But the region has other unique and appealing advantages for US customers: time zone compatibility, travel proximity, and a workforce of 600 million people with good English skills and great cultural affinity.

For companies looking for cost-effective solutions, Latin American devs keep costs down without sacrificing the quality of work.

Read more about this unstoppable trend in our official press release.