The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Go (Golang)
Rank 244 249 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Golang 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.081% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4101 4417 4305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.67% 59.70% 60.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3864 3882
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Golang
England

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Golang within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +14 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Golang
England

Golang
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Google
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Progress
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Linux

Golang
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Progress Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
1 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 3 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Google
2 6 (66.67%) Progress