The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Go over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go (Golang)
Rank - 113 122
Permanent jobs citing Go 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.91% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £35,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+38.57% -30.69%
Go
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
872 987 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.90% 54.44% 58.68%
Number of salaries quoted 707 772 897
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Go across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Go Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Go
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Go across the Cheshire region.

Go Salary Trend in Cheshire