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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go (Golang)
Rank 717 864 854
Rank change year-on-year
+147 -10
Permanent jobs citing Golang 158 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.072% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 145 29 17
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £35,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+38.57% -30.69%
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
52778 59637 56810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.07% 53.02% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45315 50596 49286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,992
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 +100 116 £70,000 +40.00% 29
South East +11 20 £48,500 +38.57% 3
East of England - 15 £42,500 - 2
South West - 5 £66,750 - 1
North West -4 2 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Golang
UK

Golang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 148 (63.79%) Java
2 146 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (50.00%) Python
4 112 (48.28%) Ruby
5 101 (43.53%) PHP
6 98 (42.24%) TDD
7 92 (39.66%) NoSQL
8 90 (38.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 69 (29.74%) JavaScript
10 68 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
11 66 (28.45%) BDD
12 64 (27.59%) MySQL
12 64 (27.59%) Linux
13 63 (27.16%) Scrum
14 62 (26.72%) Open Source
14 62 (26.72%) Software Engineering
15 61 (26.29%) E-Commerce
16 59 (25.43%) Finance
16 59 (25.43%) DevOps
17 58 (25.00%) MongoDB
18 57 (24.57%) SQL
19 56 (24.14%) Scala
20 49 (21.12%) Puppet
21 45 (19.40%) Pair Programming
22 43 (18.53%) Node.js
23 42 (18.10%) Clojure
23 42 (18.10%) Web Services
24 41 (17.67%) CSS
24 41 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
25 40 (17.24%) Docker

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (18.53%) Node.js
2 25 (10.78%) Apache Spark
3 20 (8.62%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (3.88%) Apache Solr
6 9 (3.88%) Apache
6 9 (3.88%) Commerce Server
6 9 (3.88%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.29%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.86%) nginx
9 1 (0.43%) WordPress
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.02%) IaaS
5 6 (2.59%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (2.59%) Sumo Logic
5 6 (2.59%) GitHub
6 5 (2.16%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.29%) Heroku
8 3 (1.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.86%) Route 53
9 2 (0.86%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.43%) PaaS
10 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.43%) Trello
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.74%) HTTP
2 9 (3.88%) Internet
3 6 (2.59%) DNS
4 5 (2.16%) LAN
5 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.86%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) AMQP
6 1 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (39.66%) NoSQL
2 90 (38.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 64 (27.59%) MySQL
4 58 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 29 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (9.91%) Relational Database
7 22 (9.48%) Redis
8 18 (7.76%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.88%) Riak
10 8 (3.45%) CouchDB
11 7 (3.02%) SQL Server
11 7 (3.02%) HBase
11 7 (3.02%) Big Data
11 7 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (2.16%) MariaDB
12 5 (2.16%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.29%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.86%) Azkaban
16 1 (0.43%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 32 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.74%) JIRA
4 7 (3.02%) Maven
4 7 (3.02%) Grunt
5 4 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.29%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.29%) RSpec
7 2 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.86%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.43%) Capybara
8 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.43%) Hudson
8 1 (0.43%) Xcode
8 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 59 (25.43%) Finance
2 33 (14.22%) Games
3 13 (5.60%) Law
4 6 (2.59%) Electronics
4 6 (2.59%) Retail
5 5 (2.16%) Marketing
6 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.29%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Front Office
9 1 (0.43%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 129 (55.60%) Developer
2 39 (16.81%) Software Developer
3 37 (15.95%) Java Developer
4 30 (12.93%) Software Engineer
5 19 (8.19%) Technical Leader
6 17 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (5.60%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.45%) Python Software Engineer
9 8 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) PHP Developer
11 6 (2.59%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (2.59%) Ruby Developer
12 5 (2.16%) Python Developer
12 5 (2.16%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.16%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (2.16%) Architect
13 4 (1.72%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.10%) Web Services
2 41 (17.67%) CSS
3 39 (16.81%) HTML
4 32 (13.79%) REST
5 28 (12.07%) HTML5
6 25 (10.78%) Spring
6 25 (10.78%) AngularJS
7 20 (8.62%) Akka
7 20 (8.62%) Ruby on Rails
8 18 (7.76%) .NET
9 16 (6.90%) CSS3
10 15 (6.47%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (6.03%) jQuery
12 13 (5.60%) Spring MVC
13 11 (4.74%) Twisted
13 11 (4.74%) SOAP
14 10 (4.31%) RESTful
14 10 (4.31%) Kafka
15 9 (3.88%) gevent
15 9 (3.88%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 62 (26.72%) Open Source
2 38 (16.38%) Smartphone
3 14 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.60%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.17%) Mathematics
6 10 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.88%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.88%) Statistics
8 7 (3.02%) Replication
9 6 (2.59%) Physics
9 6 (2.59%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.16%) Xbox
10 5 (2.16%) Social Media
10 5 (2.16%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.16%) Informatics
11 4 (1.72%) Robotics
12 2 (0.86%) DTV
12 2 (0.86%) Biology
12 2 (0.86%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.59%) Linux
2 10 (4.31%) Ubuntu
2 10 (4.31%) UNIX
3 8 (3.45%) Windows
3 8 (3.45%) Android
3 8 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.02%) CoreOS
5 5 (2.16%) FreeBSD
6 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (42.24%) TDD
3 68 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (28.45%) BDD
5 63 (27.16%) Scrum
6 62 (26.72%) Software Engineering
7 61 (26.29%) E-Commerce
8 59 (25.43%) DevOps
9 45 (19.40%) Pair Programming
10 38 (16.38%) Domain-Driven Design
11 24 (10.34%) MVC
12 18 (7.76%) OO
13 12 (5.17%) Kanban
13 12 (5.17%) MapReduce
14 11 (4.74%) Web Development
14 11 (4.74%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (4.31%) SOA
16 9 (3.88%) Data Management
16 9 (3.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 148 (63.79%) Java
2 116 (50.00%) Python
3 112 (48.28%) Ruby
4 101 (43.53%) PHP
5 69 (29.74%) JavaScript
6 57 (24.57%) SQL
7 56 (24.14%) Scala
8 42 (18.10%) Clojure
9 35 (15.09%) C++
10 28 (12.07%) Erlang
11 26 (11.21%) Haskell
12 24 (10.34%) C
13 23 (9.91%) C#
14 14 (6.03%) Bash Shell
15 12 (5.17%) Perl
16 10 (4.31%) Groovy
16 10 (4.31%) R
17 6 (2.59%) PHP5
18 4 (1.72%) Embedded C
18 4 (1.72%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (1.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 40 (17.24%) Docker
2 10 (4.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (3.02%) VirtualBox
3 7 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.59%) HDFS
5 5 (2.16%) LXC
5 5 (2.16%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (2.16%) Xen
5 5 (2.16%) KVM
6 4 (1.72%) XenServer
7 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 49 (21.12%) Puppet
2 41 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (9.48%) Ansible
4 19 (8.19%) HAProxy
5 16 (6.90%) Kubernetes
6 9 (3.88%) Mesos
7 8 (3.45%) Salt
7 8 (3.45%) Vagrant
7 8 (3.45%) Nagios
8 7 (3.02%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.43%) Opsview
9 1 (0.43%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (9.91%) Google
2 18 (7.76%) Zend
3 14 (6.03%) hybris
4 13 (5.60%) ATG
5 10 (4.31%) Rackspace
6 9 (3.88%) IBM
7 8 (3.45%) Oracle
8 7 (3.02%) VMware
8 7 (3.02%) Vertica
8 7 (3.02%) Netezza
8 7 (3.02%) SaltStack
9 6 (2.59%) New Relic
9 6 (2.59%) Twitter
9 6 (2.59%) Splunk
10 5 (2.16%) Tableau
10 5 (2.16%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (2.16%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.86%) Remedy
11 2 (0.86%) SAP
11 2 (0.86%) Cisco
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits! -)
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £80,000 to £900,000 per annum Bonus, pension, healthcare + many o
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Walter Everett
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £70 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Extra Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, shares
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus,extensive bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 3 days ago