The table below looks at the statistics for Golang skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Golang over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Go Language (Golang)
Rank - 239 -
Permanent jobs citing Golang 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.072% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Golang
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
3998 4075 4442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.57% 58.34% 59.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3323 3631 4024
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Golang
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Golang Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Golang
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Golang Salary Trend in the North West

Golang
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Progress
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Progress Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (20.00%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) Progress