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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go Language (Golang)
Rank 786 820 862
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +42
Permanent jobs citing Golang 64 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.027% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.051% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 60 22 7
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +73.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Golang
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
49833 51289 56995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.43% 53.62% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43121 43489 50489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Golang
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Golang Jobs Demand Trend in England

Golang
Salary Trend in England

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

Golang Salary Trend in England

Golang
Salary Histogram in England

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

Golang Salary Histogram in England

Golang
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Golang within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +25 47 £58,750 -9.61% 10
South East - 11 £36,000 -
South West -12 4 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £70,000 - 2
Golang
UK

Golang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 72 (52.94%) Java
2 71 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (49.26%) Ruby
4 56 (41.18%) Python
5 50 (36.76%) NoSQL
6 44 (32.35%) MySQL
7 42 (30.88%) PHP
8 40 (29.41%) TDD
8 40 (29.41%) Open Source
9 37 (27.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (27.21%) Node.js
10 35 (25.74%) Git (software)
11 34 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 32 (23.53%) E-Commerce
13 31 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (22.79%) Software Engineering
14 30 (22.06%) Ruby on Rails
14 30 (22.06%) Scala
14 30 (22.06%) Games
15 29 (21.32%) C++
15 29 (21.32%) Puppet
16 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
16 28 (20.59%) Google
16 28 (20.59%) Pair Programming
17 27 (19.85%) CSS
18 26 (19.12%) Linux
18 26 (19.12%) Clojure
19 25 (18.38%) XML
20 22 (16.18%) Finance
21 21 (15.44%) HTML

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 37 (27.21%) Node.js
2 7 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.21%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.74%) Jetty
5 1 (0.74%) WordPress
5 1 (0.74%) GemFire
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
1 1 (0.74%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) GitHub
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.21%) Heroku
4 2 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.15%) HTTP
3 4 (2.94%) LAN
3 4 (2.94%) Internet
4 2 (1.47%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.76%) NoSQL
2 44 (32.35%) MySQL
3 37 (27.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 34 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.56%) Hadoop
6 12 (8.82%) Redis
7 8 (5.88%) Apache Hive
8 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.47%) Big Data
9 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.74%) OpenTSDB
10 1 (0.74%) HBase
10 1 (0.74%) Riak
10 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (25.74%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.24%) Eclipse
3 11 (8.09%) Mercurial
4 7 (5.15%) Xcode
5 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.21%) JIRA
7 2 (1.47%) Capybara
7 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.47%) RSpec
8 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.74%) Hudson
8 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.74%) Bower
General
1 30 (22.06%) Games
2 22 (16.18%) Finance
3 10 (7.35%) Law
3 10 (7.35%) Advertising
3 10 (7.35%) Publishing
4 7 (5.15%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 78 (57.35%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 19 (13.97%) Java Developer
4 12 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.09%) Ruby Developer
6 9 (6.62%) Consultant
6 9 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 8 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.15%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Python Software Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Graduate
10 4 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Python Developer
11 3 (2.21%) Programmer
11 3 (2.21%) Java Programmer
11 3 (2.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 2 (1.47%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.06%) Ruby on Rails
2 27 (19.85%) CSS
3 25 (18.38%) XML
4 21 (15.44%) HTML
5 20 (14.71%) JSON
6 19 (13.97%) RESTful
7 13 (9.56%) REST
8 11 (8.09%) Play Framework
9 10 (7.35%) SOAP
10 9 (6.62%) WSDL
11 8 (5.88%) Haml
11 8 (5.88%) YAML
11 8 (5.88%) Web Services
12 4 (2.94%) HTML5
12 4 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (2.94%) CSS3
12 4 (2.94%) LAMP
13 3 (2.21%) Spring
14 2 (1.47%) Akka
14 2 (1.47%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.41%) Open Source
2 15 (11.03%) Smartphone
2 15 (11.03%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.82%) Algorithms
4 10 (7.35%) Xbox
4 10 (7.35%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.21%) Physics
7 1 (0.74%) Social Media
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.12%) Linux
2 12 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 12 (8.82%) Android
3 7 (5.15%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.68%) UNIX
5 4 (2.94%) FreeBSD
6 2 (1.47%) Windows
6 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.41%) TDD
3 32 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 31 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (22.79%) Software Engineering
5 28 (20.59%) Pair Programming
6 20 (14.71%) Scrum
6 20 (14.71%) BDD
7 19 (13.97%) DevOps
8 17 (12.50%) Web Development
9 15 (11.03%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (9.56%) MVC
11 12 (8.82%) Coaching
11 12 (8.82%) B2B
11 12 (8.82%) B2C
12 11 (8.09%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.09%) Extreme Programming
12 11 (8.09%) Time Management
13 10 (7.35%) Android Development
13 10 (7.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (52.94%) Java
2 67 (49.26%) Ruby
3 56 (41.18%) Python
4 42 (30.88%) PHP
5 30 (22.06%) Scala
6 29 (21.32%) C++
7 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 26 (19.12%) Clojure
9 18 (13.24%) Bash Shell
10 17 (12.50%) Erlang
11 16 (11.76%) Haskell
12 15 (11.03%) C
13 14 (10.29%) SQL
14 11 (8.09%) C#
15 8 (5.88%) Perl
15 8 (5.88%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Docker
2 2 (1.47%) XenServer
2 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.74%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (21.32%) Puppet
2 15 (11.03%) HAProxy
3 14 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.41%) Ansible
5 5 (3.68%) Salt
6 2 (1.47%) Nagios
7 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.74%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (20.59%) Google
2 14 (10.29%) Zend
3 2 (1.47%) Cisco
4 1 (0.74%) VMware
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
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