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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go (Golang)
Rank 690 803 823
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +20
Permanent jobs citing Go 185 87 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.081% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.16% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 165 71 32
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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
53196 54928 52644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.46% 51.21% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45898 46501 45625
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +65 126 £60,000 +20.00% 22
Yorkshire - 21 £65,000 -
South East +27 17 £19,500 -58.94% 3
South West -6 11 £62,500 +56.25%
East of England +15 10 £35,000 -
Go
UK

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 256 (69.57%) Python
2 252 (68.48%) Java
3 215 (58.42%) Ruby
4 187 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (43.48%) TDD
6 145 (39.40%) JavaScript
7 138 (37.50%) Scala
8 127 (34.51%) Software Engineering
9 113 (30.71%) Puppet
10 110 (29.89%) Node.js
10 110 (29.89%) Opscode Chef
11 107 (29.08%) Docker
11 107 (29.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 107 (29.08%) Linux
12 106 (28.80%) PHP
13 104 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (26.90%) C++
14 99 (26.90%) CSS
14 99 (26.90%) DevOps
15 96 (26.09%) MySQL
15 96 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
16 91 (24.73%) HTML
16 91 (24.73%) BDD
17 88 (23.91%) Redis
18 84 (22.83%) MongoDB
19 83 (22.55%) Ansible
20 82 (22.28%) Git (software)
21 79 (21.47%) NoSQL
21 79 (21.47%) Google
22 77 (20.92%) Jenkins

Go
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 110 (29.89%) Node.js
2 59 (16.03%) Apache Spark
3 53 (14.40%) OpenStack
4 42 (11.41%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (9.24%) Apache
6 25 (6.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 24 (6.52%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.63%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.09%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) Confluence
10 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (14.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 28 (7.61%) IaaS
4 24 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (6.52%) Sumo Logic
5 13 (3.53%) OpenShift
6 11 (2.99%) Google App Engine
7 8 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.63%) SaaS
8 6 (1.63%) Heroku
9 4 (1.09%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.82%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.82%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.82%) GitHub
10 3 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.54%) Route 53
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.42%) DNS
2 30 (8.15%) Internet
3 26 (7.07%) HTTP
4 16 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 15 (4.08%) SNMP
6 13 (3.53%) AMQP
7 3 (0.82%) OpenVPN
7 3 (0.82%) Firewall
7 3 (0.82%) VPN
8 1 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (29.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 96 (26.09%) MySQL
2 96 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 88 (23.91%) Redis
4 84 (22.83%) MongoDB
5 79 (21.47%) NoSQL
6 68 (18.48%) Relational Database
7 66 (17.93%) Hadoop
8 41 (11.14%) HBase
9 24 (6.52%) Riak
10 15 (4.08%) OpenTSDB
11 14 (3.80%) Big Data
12 12 (3.26%) CouchDB
13 8 (2.17%) SQL Server
14 5 (1.36%) Text Mining
15 4 (1.09%) Data Mining
15 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (22.28%) Git (software)
2 77 (20.92%) Jenkins
3 57 (15.49%) Maven
4 34 (9.24%) Grunt
5 11 (2.99%) RSpec
6 10 (2.72%) JIRA
7 9 (2.45%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.36%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.09%) Ant
10 4 (1.09%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.82%) webpack
11 3 (0.82%) gulp
12 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.54%) Bower
13 1 (0.27%) Capybara
13 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.27%) WATIR
13 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 70 (19.02%) Finance
2 27 (7.34%) Telecoms
2 27 (7.34%) Games
3 15 (4.08%) Online Betting
4 13 (3.53%) Electronics
5 11 (2.99%) Retail
6 9 (2.45%) Banking
6 9 (2.45%) Law
7 8 (2.17%) Marketing
8 3 (0.82%) Advertising
9 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 185 (50.27%) Developer
2 42 (11.41%) Software Developer
3 40 (10.87%) Java Developer
4 38 (10.33%) Software Engineer
5 36 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 30 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (4.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (4.35%) Lead Developer
11 15 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
12 13 (3.53%) Lead Java Developer
12 13 (3.53%) Architect
12 13 (3.53%) Technical Architect
13 12 (3.26%) Technical Leader
14 10 (2.72%) Senior Software Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) C++ Software Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) C Software Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.90%) CSS
2 91 (24.73%) HTML
3 69 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 63 (17.12%) HTML5
5 51 (13.86%) REST
6 45 (12.23%) CSS3
7 44 (11.96%) jQuery
8 43 (11.68%) RabbitMQ
8 43 (11.68%) Web Services
9 40 (10.87%) Ruby on Rails
10 38 (10.33%) Akka
11 30 (8.15%) .NET
12 28 (7.61%) Spring
13 25 (6.79%) Kafka
14 24 (6.52%) Grails
15 22 (5.98%) Backbone.js
16 19 (5.16%) Django
17 18 (4.89%) React
18 16 (4.35%) SOAP
19 15 (4.08%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.07%) Replication
2 24 (6.52%) Smartphone
3 18 (4.89%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.26%) Online Games
5 10 (2.72%) Robotics
5 10 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.72%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.45%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.45%) Social Media
7 8 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.17%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.09%) PKI
9 4 (1.09%) User Experience
10 3 (0.82%) Streaming Video
10 3 (0.82%) iPhone
11 2 (0.54%) Biology
11 2 (0.54%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 107 (29.08%) Linux
2 40 (10.87%) CoreOS
3 24 (6.52%) UNIX
4 23 (6.25%) Windows
5 6 (1.63%) Android
6 5 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.82%) OpenBSD
8 2 (0.54%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (43.48%) TDD
3 127 (34.51%) Software Engineering
4 104 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
5 99 (26.90%) DevOps
6 91 (24.73%) BDD
7 68 (18.48%) Scrum
8 59 (16.03%) Open Source
9 50 (13.59%) E-Commerce
10 39 (10.60%) Software Architecture
11 37 (10.05%) OO
12 35 (9.51%) SOA
12 35 (9.51%) Pair Programming
13 28 (7.61%) Unit Testing
14 24 (6.52%) Domain-Driven Design
15 23 (6.25%) Functional Programming
16 21 (5.71%) OOP
17 20 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
18 19 (5.16%) Microservices
18 19 (5.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 256 (69.57%) Python
2 252 (68.48%) Java
3 215 (58.42%) Ruby
4 145 (39.40%) JavaScript
5 138 (37.50%) Scala
6 106 (28.80%) PHP
7 99 (26.90%) C++
8 64 (17.39%) C#
9 60 (16.30%) Bash Shell
10 59 (16.03%) Clojure
11 50 (13.59%) SQL
12 34 (9.24%) Erlang
13 31 (8.42%) Groovy
14 27 (7.34%) C
15 16 (4.35%) Haskell
16 15 (4.08%) sed
16 15 (4.08%) AWK
17 10 (2.72%) Embedded C
17 10 (2.72%) Embedded C++
18 6 (1.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (1.09%) OCP
2 4 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.54%) PhD
4 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.62%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (29.08%) Docker
2 42 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.07%) HDFS
3 26 (7.07%) VirtualBox
4 10 (2.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (1.90%) LXC
6 6 (1.63%) Varnish
7 4 (1.09%) Xen
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 113 (30.71%) Puppet
2 110 (29.89%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (22.55%) Ansible
4 47 (12.77%) Salt
5 45 (12.23%) Nagios
6 43 (11.68%) Vagrant
7 36 (9.78%) Kubernetes
8 24 (6.52%) ZABBIX
9 15 (4.08%) yum
9 15 (4.08%) Opsview
9 15 (4.08%) Mesos
10 10 (2.72%) HAProxy
11 6 (1.63%) logstash
12 5 (1.36%) CFEngine
13 4 (1.09%) Data Guard
14 3 (0.82%) OSSEC
15 2 (0.54%) Graphite
16 1 (0.27%) Kibana
16 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 79 (21.47%) Google
2 68 (18.48%) Oracle
3 48 (13.04%) SaltStack
4 42 (11.41%) VMware
5 38 (10.33%) Splunk
6 29 (7.88%) Rackspace
7 24 (6.52%) New Relic
8 7 (1.90%) Twitter
9 5 (1.36%) hybris
10 3 (0.82%) Netezza
10 3 (0.82%) ATG
11 2 (0.54%) Vertica
12 1 (0.27%) SAP
12 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.27%) Tableau
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PlayGen
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + flexitime, training budget, 22-30 hol
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago