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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Go Language (Golang)
Rank 821 812 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Golang 69 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.033% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 -
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
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
54027 53246 59752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.68% 53.26% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45771 46296 52709
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 +19 57 £50,000 - 5
South West - 12 £40,000 - 1
Golang
UK

Golang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 58 (49.57%) Java
2 56 (47.86%) Ruby
3 52 (44.44%) Python
4 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (40.17%) Scala
6 43 (36.75%) Git (software)
7 42 (35.90%) Open Source
7 42 (35.90%) JavaScript
8 40 (34.19%) Ruby on Rails
9 37 (31.62%) TDD
10 33 (28.21%) Node.js
11 31 (26.50%) C++
12 30 (25.64%) XML
13 29 (24.79%) MySQL
14 27 (23.08%) PHP
14 27 (23.08%) Google
15 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (22.22%) CSS
15 26 (22.22%) RESTful
16 25 (21.37%) Eclipse
17 24 (20.51%) HTML
17 24 (20.51%) C
17 24 (20.51%) MongoDB
18 23 (19.66%) Extreme Programming
19 22 (18.80%) E-Commerce
19 22 (18.80%) Linux
19 22 (18.80%) NoSQL
19 22 (18.80%) Redis
19 22 (18.80%) Puppet
19 22 (18.80%) Algorithms

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 33 (28.21%) Node.js
2 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.98%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) nginx
5 1 (0.85%) GemFire
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.69%) Heroku
2 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.42%) GitHub
4 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.71%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.71%) Trello
6 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.27%) Internet
3 2 (1.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) MySQL
2 24 (20.51%) MongoDB
3 22 (18.80%) NoSQL
3 22 (18.80%) Redis
4 14 (11.97%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 8 (6.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.56%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.71%) Big Data
10 2 (1.71%) Riak
11 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.85%) Azkaban
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 43 (36.75%) Git (software)
2 25 (21.37%) Eclipse
3 16 (13.68%) Mercurial
4 7 (5.98%) Xcode
5 4 (3.42%) Maven
5 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.56%) Ant
6 3 (2.56%) Hudson
7 2 (1.71%) Capybara
7 2 (1.71%) RSpec
7 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.85%) Juju
8 1 (0.85%) Bower
General
1 16 (13.68%) Games
2 13 (11.11%) Publishing
3 11 (9.40%) Finance
3 11 (9.40%) Advertising
4 9 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (71.79%) Developer
2 19 (16.24%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.53%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.40%) PHP Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Ruby Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Python Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Graduate
9 5 (4.27%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Perl Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Android Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (34.19%) Ruby on Rails
2 30 (25.64%) XML
3 26 (22.22%) CSS
3 26 (22.22%) RESTful
4 24 (20.51%) HTML
5 21 (17.95%) JSON
6 16 (13.68%) Play Framework
7 10 (8.55%) REST
8 8 (6.84%) Backbone.js
8 8 (6.84%) HTML5
9 7 (5.98%) SOAP
9 7 (5.98%) WSDL
10 5 (4.27%) POSIX
10 5 (4.27%) Haml
10 5 (4.27%) Django
10 5 (4.27%) YAML
11 4 (3.42%) iOS SDK
11 4 (3.42%) Android SDK
12 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (35.90%) Open Source
2 22 (18.80%) Algorithms
3 20 (17.09%) Mobile App
4 12 (10.26%) Data Structures
5 11 (9.40%) Xbox
6 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.13%) Physics
7 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.27%) Statistics
8 5 (4.27%) Informatics
8 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.85%) Blog
10 1 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Linux
2 16 (13.68%) Android
2 16 (13.68%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.13%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.56%) UNIX
5 2 (1.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.62%) TDD
3 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (19.66%) Extreme Programming
5 22 (18.80%) E-Commerce
6 20 (17.09%) MVC
6 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.38%) OO
8 16 (13.68%) Pair Programming
8 16 (13.68%) Web Development
8 16 (13.68%) Time Management
8 16 (13.68%) BDD
8 16 (13.68%) Coaching
9 12 (10.26%) Android Development
10 11 (9.40%) DevOps
10 11 (9.40%) Functional Programming
11 10 (8.55%) iOS Development
11 10 (8.55%) Low Latency
12 8 (6.84%) B2B
12 8 (6.84%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 58 (49.57%) Java
2 56 (47.86%) Ruby
3 52 (44.44%) Python
4 47 (40.17%) Scala
5 42 (35.90%) JavaScript
6 31 (26.50%) C++
7 27 (23.08%) PHP
8 24 (20.51%) C
9 19 (16.24%) Bash Shell
10 15 (12.82%) Perl
11 13 (11.11%) Haskell
12 9 (7.69%) Clojure
13 7 (5.98%) Objective-C
14 6 (5.13%) Erlang
15 5 (4.27%) R
15 5 (4.27%) C#
15 5 (4.27%) SQL
16 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.71%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 22 (18.80%) Puppet
2 10 (8.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.27%) Nagios
4 3 (2.56%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.71%) Ansible
5 2 (1.71%) logstash
5 2 (1.71%) Salt
6 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Google
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle
2 2 (1.71%) VMware
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.85%) Facebook
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