jquery vs createElement

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 10 of this test case created by ^x3ro

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
 

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createElement
var test = $(document.createElement('span'));
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jQuery (single tag)
var test = $('<span>');
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jQuery (self closing tag)
var test = $('<span/>');
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jQuery (open and close tag and space)
var test = $('<span />');
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jQuery (open and close tag)
var test = $('<span></span>');
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