The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Go over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Go (Golang)
Rank 217 250 246
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Go 11 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.031% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.060% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +68.75%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +38.57%
Go
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2917 3348 3952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.67% 52.28% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2831 3372
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Go Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Go
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Go Salary Trend in the North West

Go
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Go across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Go Salary Histogram in the North West

Go
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 11 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Go
England

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Go.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Python
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) PHP
4 14 (70.00%) MySQL
4 14 (70.00%) SOA
4 14 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 14 (70.00%) Redis
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (60.00%) Ruby
7 11 (55.00%) JSON
7 11 (55.00%) HTML
7 11 (55.00%) HTTP
7 11 (55.00%) Node.js
7 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (55.00%) HTML5
8 10 (50.00%) jQuery
8 10 (50.00%) nginx
8 10 (50.00%) C
8 10 (50.00%) TDD
8 10 (50.00%) Ajax
8 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 10 (50.00%) Degree
9 9 (45.00%) Web Development
9 9 (45.00%) QA
9 9 (45.00%) Spring MVC
9 9 (45.00%) Spring
9 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (45.00%) Scrum
9 9 (45.00%) JMX

Go
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) Node.js
2 10 (50.00%) nginx
3 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (10.00%) JBoss
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
2 8 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
3 2 (10.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
1 14 (70.00%) Redis
2 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Site Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
1 11 (55.00%) HTML5
1 11 (55.00%) JSON
2 10 (50.00%) Ajax
2 10 (50.00%) jQuery
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) EJB
3 9 (45.00%) EJB 3.0
3 9 (45.00%) J2EE
3 9 (45.00%) JDBC
3 9 (45.00%) JMS
3 9 (45.00%) JMX
3 9 (45.00%) JSP
3 9 (45.00%) Servlets
3 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) SOA
2 14 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) OO
4 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) Web Development
5 8 (40.00%) DevOps
5 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) OWASP
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Secure Coding
8 1 (5.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Python
3 16 (80.00%) PHP
4 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (60.00%) Ruby
6 10 (50.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) RHCE
2 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.00%) WSO2