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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Go Language (Golang)
Rank 800 818 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Golang 72 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.035% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.066% -
Number of salaries quoted 63 29 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 19 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 19 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 -1 58 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South West - 12 £40,000 - 1
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Golang
UK

Golang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 56 (49.56%) Java
2 53 (46.90%) Python
3 52 (46.02%) Ruby
4 49 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (40.71%) Scala
6 42 (37.17%) JavaScript
7 40 (35.40%) Git (software)
7 40 (35.40%) Open Source
8 37 (32.74%) Ruby on Rails
9 35 (30.97%) TDD
10 32 (28.32%) Node.js
11 31 (27.43%) C++
12 29 (25.66%) MySQL
13 27 (23.89%) XML
13 27 (23.89%) PHP
13 27 (23.89%) Google
14 25 (22.12%) HTML
14 25 (22.12%) CSS
15 24 (21.24%) MongoDB
16 23 (20.35%) RESTful
16 23 (20.35%) Redis
16 23 (20.35%) C
16 23 (20.35%) Eclipse
16 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (19.47%) Linux
18 21 (18.58%) Software Engineering
18 21 (18.58%) Extreme Programming
18 21 (18.58%) Puppet
19 19 (16.81%) NoSQL
19 19 (16.81%) JSON

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 32 (28.32%) Node.js
2 7 (6.19%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.88%) Tornado
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.08%) Heroku
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.65%) GitHub
4 2 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.88%) Trello
5 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.66%) MySQL
2 24 (21.24%) MongoDB
3 23 (20.35%) Redis
4 19 (16.81%) NoSQL
5 14 (12.39%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.96%) Apache Hive
7 7 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.77%) Riak
10 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.88%) Big Data
11 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.88%) Azkaban
11 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 40 (35.40%) Git (software)
2 23 (20.35%) Eclipse
3 14 (12.39%) Mercurial
4 7 (6.19%) Xcode
5 4 (3.54%) Maven
5 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.65%) Ant
6 3 (2.65%) Hudson
7 2 (1.77%) Capybara
7 2 (1.77%) RSpec
7 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.88%) JIRA
8 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.88%) Juju
8 1 (0.88%) Bower
General
1 16 (14.16%) Games
2 13 (11.50%) Publishing
3 10 (8.85%) Finance
3 10 (8.85%) Advertising
4 8 (7.08%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (71.68%) Developer
2 18 (15.93%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.04%) Java Developer
4 16 (14.16%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Ruby Developer
6 10 (8.85%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Perl Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Graduate
11 4 (3.54%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.54%) Android Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.74%) Ruby on Rails
2 27 (23.89%) XML
3 25 (22.12%) HTML
3 25 (22.12%) CSS
4 23 (20.35%) RESTful
5 19 (16.81%) JSON
6 14 (12.39%) Play Framework
7 11 (9.73%) REST
8 10 (8.85%) Backbone.js
9 9 (7.96%) HTML5
10 7 (6.19%) SOAP
10 7 (6.19%) WSDL
11 5 (4.42%) POSIX
11 5 (4.42%) Haml
11 5 (4.42%) Django
11 5 (4.42%) YAML
12 4 (3.54%) Android SDK
12 4 (3.54%) iOS SDK
12 4 (3.54%) .NET
13 3 (2.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.40%) Open Source
2 18 (15.93%) Mobile App
3 11 (9.73%) Xbox
4 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.31%) Physics
5 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.42%) Statistics
6 5 (4.42%) Informatics
6 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.88%) Blog
8 1 (0.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 16 (14.16%) Android
2 16 (14.16%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.31%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.77%) UNIX
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.77%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.97%) TDD
3 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (18.58%) Software Engineering
4 21 (18.58%) Extreme Programming
5 19 (16.81%) MVC
5 19 (16.81%) E-Commerce
6 18 (15.93%) OO
7 16 (14.16%) BDD
8 15 (13.27%) Web Development
9 14 (12.39%) Time Management
9 14 (12.39%) Pair Programming
9 14 (12.39%) Coaching
10 12 (10.62%) Android Development
10 12 (10.62%) Functional Programming
11 11 (9.73%) DevOps
12 10 (8.85%) iOS Development
13 9 (7.96%) Low Latency
14 8 (7.08%) B2B
14 8 (7.08%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 56 (49.56%) Java
2 53 (46.90%) Python
3 52 (46.02%) Ruby
4 46 (40.71%) Scala
5 42 (37.17%) JavaScript
6 31 (27.43%) C++
7 27 (23.89%) PHP
8 23 (20.35%) C
9 18 (15.93%) Bash Shell
10 15 (13.27%) Perl
11 14 (12.39%) Haskell
12 11 (9.73%) Clojure
13 7 (6.19%) Erlang
13 7 (6.19%) Objective-C
14 6 (5.31%) C#
14 6 (5.31%) SQL
15 5 (4.42%) R
16 3 (2.65%) MATLAB
16 3 (2.65%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) Puppet
2 9 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.42%) Nagios
4 3 (2.65%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.77%) Ansible
5 2 (1.77%) logstash
6 1 (0.88%) Salt
6 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (23.89%) Google
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.88%) Facebook
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