jquery event vs event listener

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by NAIF

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<div id="click_here"></div>
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    var a = document.getElementById('click_here');
    var b = $("#click_here");
};
</script>

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jquery
b.click(function(){alert('hi');});
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regular javascript
a.onclick = function(){ alert('hi'); };
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