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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Go (Golang)
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Go 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+64.70% +13.33%
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
652 867 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.02% 47.66% 56.53%
Number of salaries quoted 569 727 713
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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

Go
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £36,500 -
Go
North West

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Go also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Go.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Usability
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source

Go
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Go also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Go. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) VXLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Usability
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) WSO2