jQuery by id vs Document.getElementById

Comparing speed of getting element by id with jQuery vs Vanilla JS
3 years ago
User agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_11_6) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/53.0.2785.143 Safari/537.36
Test name Executions per second
jQuery 1369922.0 Ops/sec
Vanilla JS 3421708.0 Ops/sec
HTML Preparation code:
Tests:
  • jQuery

  • Vanilla JS

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