Here is my attempt at answering this question that was posted on Quora. If you want a much more in-depth answer; the full details are available via post on Medium. Here I will answer the question using Memes because let's be honest that is the content we are really after.
- A choice in languages
- The prevalence of Software Platforms as a Service
- The increase in importance of First Contentful Paint in SEO
- Maintenance is expensive
- An abundance of entry level developers