The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Go over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go (Golang)
Rank 678 823 831
Rank change year-on-year
+145 +8
Permanent jobs citing Go 189 78 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.071% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.14% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 161 64 32
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.12% -15.78%
Go
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52907 56759 53757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.70% 51.86% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45515 48613 46508
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Go Jobs Demand Trend in England

Go
Salary Trend in England

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

Go Salary Trend in England

Go
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Go across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Go Salary Histogram in England

Go
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
London +104 130 £62,250 +13.18% 29
South East +17 16 £40,000 -15.78%
East of England +16 15 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 15 £65,000 -
South West -9 11 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 251 (68.21%) Python
2 242 (65.76%) Java
3 207 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (55.16%) Ruby
5 165 (44.84%) TDD
6 139 (37.77%) Scala
7 133 (36.14%) JavaScript
8 129 (35.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 123 (33.42%) Software Engineering
10 116 (31.52%) Puppet
11 111 (30.16%) Linux
12 109 (29.62%) PHP
13 108 (29.35%) Opscode Chef
14 104 (28.26%) Docker
15 103 (27.99%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (26.36%) NoSQL
16 97 (26.36%) Node.js
17 96 (26.09%) BDD
17 96 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
18 92 (25.00%) MySQL
18 92 (25.00%) MongoDB
19 91 (24.73%) DevOps
20 89 (24.18%) C++
21 85 (23.10%) CSS
22 84 (22.83%) HTML
23 83 (22.55%) Redis
24 78 (21.20%) Scrum
25 77 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
26 76 (20.65%) Finance
27 73 (19.84%) Jenkins

Go
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 97 (26.36%) Node.js
2 69 (18.75%) Apache Spark
3 54 (14.67%) OpenStack
4 41 (11.14%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (8.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 29 (7.88%) Apache
7 28 (7.61%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.36%) nginx
9 3 (0.82%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 28 (7.61%) IaaS
4 24 (6.52%) Sumo Logic
5 21 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.53%) OpenShift
7 12 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (2.72%) Google App Engine
9 7 (1.90%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (1.90%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.90%) Heroku
10 6 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (1.09%) GitHub
11 4 (1.09%) SaaS
11 4 (1.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.82%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.54%) Route 53
14 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.42%) Internet
2 26 (7.07%) DNS
2 26 (7.07%) HTTP
3 13 (3.53%) AMQP
4 12 (3.26%) SNMP
4 12 (3.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.09%) Firewall
6 3 (0.82%) LAN
6 3 (0.82%) VPN
6 3 (0.82%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (35.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 97 (26.36%) NoSQL
3 96 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
4 92 (25.00%) MySQL
4 92 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 83 (22.55%) Redis
6 71 (19.29%) Relational Database
7 68 (18.48%) Hadoop
8 38 (10.33%) HBase
9 28 (7.61%) Riak
10 16 (4.35%) CouchDB
11 13 (3.53%) Big Data
12 12 (3.26%) OpenTSDB
13 11 (2.99%) SQL Server
14 9 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.90%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.90%) Neo4j
16 5 (1.36%) MariaDB
16 5 (1.36%) Text Mining
17 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (19.84%) Jenkins
2 72 (19.57%) Git (software)
3 49 (13.32%) Maven
4 32 (8.70%) Grunt
5 11 (2.99%) RSpec
6 10 (2.72%) JIRA
7 9 (2.45%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.82%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.82%) Ant
9 3 (0.82%) webpack
10 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.27%) Capybara
11 1 (0.27%) Bower
11 1 (0.27%) Subversion
11 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.27%) WATIR
11 1 (0.27%) Selenium
11 1 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 76 (20.65%) Finance
2 38 (10.33%) Games
3 23 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.26%) Electronics
4 12 (3.26%) Online Betting
5 9 (2.45%) Law
6 8 (2.17%) Banking
6 8 (2.17%) Retail
6 8 (2.17%) Marketing
7 3 (0.82%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (50.27%) Developer
2 51 (13.86%) Software Developer
3 41 (11.14%) Java Developer
4 38 (10.33%) Senior Developer
5 37 (10.05%) Software Engineer
6 30 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 21 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (4.62%) Technical Leader
9 16 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 14 (3.80%) Architect
10 14 (3.80%) Lead Developer
11 13 (3.53%) Technical Architect
11 13 (3.53%) Lead Java Developer
12 12 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (3.26%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (2.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 10 (2.72%) Ruby Developer
14 10 (2.72%) Senior Software Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (23.10%) CSS
2 84 (22.83%) HTML
3 66 (17.93%) HTML5
4 59 (16.03%) REST
5 56 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 51 (13.86%) Web Services
7 45 (12.23%) jQuery
8 44 (11.96%) CSS3
9 43 (11.68%) RabbitMQ
10 42 (11.41%) Akka
11 38 (10.33%) Ruby on Rails
12 33 (8.97%) Spring
13 29 (7.88%) Kafka
14 28 (7.61%) Grails
15 21 (5.71%) .NET
16 20 (5.43%) Django
17 15 (4.08%) Backbone.js
17 15 (4.08%) React
18 14 (3.80%) Twisted
18 14 (3.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.51%) Smartphone
2 26 (7.07%) Replication
3 22 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 13 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.99%) Online Games
7 10 (2.72%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.45%) Social Media
8 9 (2.45%) Robotics
8 9 (2.45%) Statistics
9 7 (1.90%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.63%) Physics
11 5 (1.36%) Informatics
11 5 (1.36%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.36%) Xbox
12 4 (1.09%) User Experience
12 4 (1.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 111 (30.16%) Linux
2 35 (9.51%) CoreOS
3 25 (6.79%) UNIX
4 23 (6.25%) Windows
5 9 (2.45%) Android
6 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.82%) OpenBSD
9 3 (0.82%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (44.84%) TDD
3 123 (33.42%) Software Engineering
4 103 (27.99%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (26.09%) BDD
6 91 (24.73%) DevOps
7 78 (21.20%) Scrum
8 59 (16.03%) E-Commerce
9 57 (15.49%) Open Source
10 46 (12.50%) Pair Programming
11 41 (11.14%) Software Architecture
12 37 (10.05%) OO
13 35 (9.51%) SOA
13 35 (9.51%) Domain-Driven Design
14 21 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (5.43%) Unit Testing
16 18 (4.89%) OOP
17 17 (4.62%) MVC
17 17 (4.62%) Automated Testing
17 17 (4.62%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 251 (68.21%) Python
2 242 (65.76%) Java
3 203 (55.16%) Ruby
4 139 (37.77%) Scala
5 133 (36.14%) JavaScript
6 109 (29.62%) PHP
7 89 (24.18%) C++
8 63 (17.12%) SQL
9 62 (16.85%) Clojure
10 61 (16.58%) C#
11 51 (13.86%) Bash Shell
12 42 (11.41%) Erlang
13 33 (8.97%) Groovy
14 30 (8.15%) C
15 22 (5.98%) Haskell
16 13 (3.53%) R
17 12 (3.26%) sed
17 12 (3.26%) AWK
18 10 (2.72%) Perl
19 9 (2.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (11.68%) Degree
2 4 (1.09%) PhD
3 2 (0.54%) OCP
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 104 (28.26%) Docker
2 37 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.07%) VirtualBox
3 26 (7.07%) HDFS
4 11 (2.99%) LXC
5 10 (2.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (2.17%) Xen
7 5 (1.36%) KVM
7 5 (1.36%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 4 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.82%) Snort
9 3 (0.82%) XenServer
9 3 (0.82%) Varnish
10 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 116 (31.52%) Puppet
2 108 (29.35%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (18.48%) Ansible
4 41 (11.14%) Nagios
5 39 (10.60%) Salt
5 39 (10.60%) Vagrant
6 35 (9.51%) Kubernetes
7 24 (6.52%) ZABBIX
8 21 (5.71%) Mesos
9 12 (3.26%) yum
9 12 (3.26%) Opsview
10 10 (2.72%) HAProxy
11 5 (1.36%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.09%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.82%) OSSEC
13 3 (0.82%) Graphite
14 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.27%) logstash
14 1 (0.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 70 (19.02%) Google
2 56 (15.22%) Oracle
3 40 (10.87%) SaltStack
4 37 (10.05%) VMware
5 33 (8.97%) Splunk
6 31 (8.42%) Rackspace
7 24 (6.52%) New Relic
8 9 (2.45%) Netezza
9 8 (2.17%) Vertica
10 7 (1.90%) Twitter
11 6 (1.63%) Tableau
12 5 (1.36%) Zend
12 5 (1.36%) hybris
12 5 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.36%) Pegasus
13 3 (0.82%) ATG
14 2 (0.54%) Remedy
14 2 (0.54%) SAP
15 1 (0.27%) Cisco
15 1 (0.27%) Fujitsu
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