The table below looks at the statistics for Golang skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Golang over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Go Language (Golang)
Rank - 104 -
Permanent jobs citing Golang 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Golang
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
1024 940 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.25% 56.49% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 828 825 1164
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Golang
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Golang Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Golang
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Golang Salary Trend in Cheshire

Golang
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Golang 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 Golang.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) Progress
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Golang 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 Golang. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Progress Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
1 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Google
2 6 (85.71%) Progress