The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Go over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Go (Golang)
Rank 684 878 859
Rank change year-on-year
+194 -19
Permanent jobs citing Go 191 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.035% 0.024%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.066% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 165 31 25
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+38.57% -26.31%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54403 62410 57854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.50% 52.78% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46342 53248 49809
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Go
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Go within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Go Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Go
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Go within the UK.

Go Salary Trend in the UK

Go
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Go over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Go Salary Histogram in the UK

Go
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
England +186 183 £65,000 +30.00% 21
London +159 135 £70,000 +30.23% 19
South East +31 23 £49,250 +40.71%
Hampshire +18 22 £48,500 +38.57%
City of London +58 21 £71,250 +58.33% 6
East of England +32 12 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 10 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 10 £35,000 -
South West - 8 £55,000 - 1
Havant +2 7 £48,500 +38.57%
Southampton - 6 - -
Bristol - 6 £67,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 5 £52,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £27,500 - 1
Wales - 5 £27,500 - 1
South Wales - 5 £27,500 - 1
North West +12 2 £67,500 +68.75%
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £67,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £67,500 -
Manchester - 2 £67,500 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Leeds - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Go 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 Go.

1 192 (63.58%) Java
2 183 (60.60%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (59.60%) Python
4 141 (46.69%) Ruby
5 130 (43.05%) TDD
6 105 (34.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 103 (34.11%) PHP
8 101 (33.44%) NoSQL
9 95 (31.46%) Scala
10 94 (31.13%) JavaScript
11 89 (29.47%) Linux
12 86 (28.48%) MongoDB
13 85 (28.15%) Software Engineering
14 84 (27.81%) BDD
15 80 (26.49%) Scrum
16 79 (26.16%) Continuous Integration
17 74 (24.50%) MySQL
18 71 (23.51%) Puppet
19 70 (23.18%) Finance
20 68 (22.52%) DevOps
21 62 (20.53%) Opscode Chef
22 61 (20.20%) Docker
22 61 (20.20%) HTML
23 60 (19.87%) Open Source
24 58 (19.21%) SQL
25 57 (18.87%) CSS
26 56 (18.54%) PostgreSQL
27 55 (18.21%) E-Commerce
28 52 (17.22%) C++
29 50 (16.56%) Pair Programming

Go
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Go 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 Go. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (15.56%) Node.js
2 43 (14.24%) Apache Spark
3 30 (9.93%) OpenStack
4 24 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (6.95%) Cloud Foundry
6 18 (5.96%) Apache Solr
7 15 (4.97%) Apache
8 4 (1.32%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.99%) nginx
9 3 (0.99%) Commerce Server
9 3 (0.99%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.33%) Drupal
11 1 (0.33%) CMS
11 1 (0.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (4.30%) IaaS
4 11 (3.64%) Sumo Logic
5 10 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.99%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (1.99%) GitHub
6 6 (1.99%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (1.66%) OpenShift
8 4 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.32%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.99%) Heroku
10 2 (0.66%) Route 53
11 1 (0.33%) PaaS
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.33%) Trello
11 1 (0.33%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.97%) Internet
2 14 (4.64%) HTTP
3 11 (3.64%) DNS
4 5 (1.66%) AMQP
4 5 (1.66%) LAN
5 4 (1.32%) SNMP
5 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.66%) Firewall
7 1 (0.33%) Network Security
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (34.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 101 (33.44%) NoSQL
3 86 (28.48%) MongoDB
4 74 (24.50%) MySQL
5 56 (18.54%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (14.90%) Relational Database
7 43 (14.24%) Redis
8 36 (11.92%) Hadoop
9 18 (5.96%) Riak
10 15 (4.97%) HBase
11 14 (4.64%) SQL Server
12 11 (3.64%) Big Data
13 10 (3.31%) CouchDB
14 9 (2.98%) Oracle Database
15 8 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
15 8 (2.65%) Data Mining
16 6 (1.99%) MariaDB
16 6 (1.99%) Neo4j
17 5 (1.66%) RDBMS
18 4 (1.32%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 44 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 37 (12.25%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.96%) Maven
4 14 (4.64%) Grunt
5 12 (3.97%) JIRA
6 5 (1.66%) RSpec
7 4 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.32%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.32%) Subversion
8 3 (0.99%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.99%) Xcode
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.33%) Capybara
General
1 70 (23.18%) Finance
2 39 (12.91%) Games
3 10 (3.31%) Electronics
3 10 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.65%) Law
5 6 (1.99%) Marketing
5 6 (1.99%) Retail
6 4 (1.32%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.99%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.99%) Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 159 (52.65%) Developer
2 56 (18.54%) Software Developer
3 42 (13.91%) Java Developer
4 27 (8.94%) Software Engineer
5 23 (7.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (7.28%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.28%) Technical Leader
7 12 (3.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (2.98%) Python Developer
9 8 (2.65%) Python Software Engineer
9 8 (2.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (2.65%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (2.65%) Team Leader
9 8 (2.65%) PHP Developer
9 8 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (2.65%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (2.65%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (2.32%) Technical Team Leader
10 7 (2.32%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.20%) HTML
2 57 (18.87%) CSS
3 49 (16.23%) HTML5
4 47 (15.56%) REST
5 43 (14.24%) Web Services
6 32 (10.60%) AngularJS
6 32 (10.60%) jQuery
7 31 (10.26%) Akka
8 30 (9.93%) Spring
9 29 (9.60%) CSS3
10 28 (9.27%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (6.95%) Ruby on Rails
12 19 (6.29%) Kafka
13 18 (5.96%) Grails
13 18 (5.96%) Django
14 15 (4.97%) .NET
15 12 (3.97%) Twisted
16 10 (3.31%) SOAP
17 9 (2.98%) Spring MVC
17 9 (2.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.90%) Smartphone
2 18 (5.96%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.64%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.30%) Replication
5 13 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 10 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.98%) Statistics
8 8 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.65%) Social Media
9 7 (2.32%) Robotics
10 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.99%) Physics
11 5 (1.66%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.66%) Informatics
11 5 (1.66%) Xbox
12 4 (1.32%) User Experience
13 2 (0.66%) DTV
13 2 (0.66%) Biology
13 2 (0.66%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.47%) Linux
2 19 (6.29%) UNIX
2 19 (6.29%) Windows
3 14 (4.64%) CoreOS
4 11 (3.64%) Ubuntu
4 11 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.31%) Android
6 5 (1.66%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.66%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.66%) Debian
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (60.60%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (43.05%) TDD
3 85 (28.15%) Software Engineering
4 84 (27.81%) BDD
5 80 (26.49%) Scrum
6 79 (26.16%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (22.52%) DevOps
8 60 (19.87%) Open Source
9 55 (18.21%) E-Commerce
10 50 (16.56%) Pair Programming
11 45 (14.90%) Domain-Driven Design
12 28 (9.27%) OO
13 23 (7.62%) Software Architecture
13 23 (7.62%) SOA
14 21 (6.95%) MVC
15 20 (6.62%) Web Development
16 17 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
17 14 (4.64%) MapReduce
18 13 (4.30%) OOP
19 11 (3.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (63.58%) Java
2 180 (59.60%) Python
3 141 (46.69%) Ruby
4 103 (34.11%) PHP
5 95 (31.46%) Scala
6 94 (31.13%) JavaScript
7 58 (19.21%) SQL
8 52 (17.22%) C++
9 39 (12.91%) Clojure
10 32 (10.60%) C#
11 28 (9.27%) Bash Shell
12 27 (8.94%) Erlang
13 26 (8.61%) C
14 20 (6.62%) Perl
14 20 (6.62%) Groovy
15 16 (5.30%) Haskell
16 11 (3.64%) R
17 7 (2.32%) Embedded C
17 7 (2.32%) Embedded C++
18 6 (1.99%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 27 (8.94%) Degree
2 2 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.28%) QA
System Software
1 61 (20.20%) Docker
2 16 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.30%) VirtualBox
4 11 (3.64%) HDFS
5 10 (3.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (1.66%) Xen
6 5 (1.66%) KVM
6 5 (1.66%) LXC
6 5 (1.66%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.32%) XenServer
8 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.33%) Snort
9 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 71 (23.51%) Puppet
2 62 (20.53%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (11.59%) Ansible
4 22 (7.28%) Kubernetes
5 16 (5.30%) Nagios
6 15 (4.97%) Vagrant
6 15 (4.97%) Salt
7 13 (4.30%) Mesos
8 12 (3.97%) ZABBIX
9 7 (2.32%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.32%) Opsview
10 4 (1.32%) yum
10 4 (1.32%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.66%) Graphite
12 1 (0.33%) OSSEC
12 1 (0.33%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (14.24%) Google
2 28 (9.27%) Oracle
3 16 (5.30%) Rackspace
3 16 (5.30%) VMware
4 14 (4.64%) SaltStack
5 12 (3.97%) Splunk
6 11 (3.64%) hybris
6 11 (3.64%) New Relic
7 10 (3.31%) Twitter
8 8 (2.65%) ATG
8 8 (2.65%) Netezza
9 7 (2.32%) Vertica
10 6 (1.99%) Tableau
10 6 (1.99%) Zend
11 5 (1.66%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.66%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.99%) IBM
12 3 (0.99%) Facebook
13 2 (0.66%) Remedy
13 2 (0.66%) Cisco
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £300 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock Options + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits+ 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £600000 per annum + Bonus , Shares, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago