The table below looks at the statistics for Go skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Go over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Go (Golang)
Rank 419 722 907
Rank change year-on-year
+303 +185
Permanent jobs citing Go 580 237 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.22% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 0.43% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 497 217 79
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.93% +34.37%

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
48068 55558 56926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.62% 52.32% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41260 47685 48741
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Go
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Go Salary Histogram in the UK

Go
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +288 569 £65,000 +8.33% 54
London +218 410 £67,500 +12.50% 42
South East +120 53 £65,000 +116.66% 2
South West +33 37 £70,000 - 3
City of London +28 30 £72,500 +20.83% 7
Oxfordshire - 19 £70,000 -
North West -16 18 £52,500 +43.83% 3
Bristol +15 17 £67,500 -3.57%
Manchester -5 16 £52,500 - 2
Berkshire - 15 £65,000 -
West Midlands +2 14 £50,000 +50.37%
Hampshire +16 13 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Windsor - 13 £65,000 -
Bournemouth - 13 £70,000 -
Dorset - 13 £70,000 -
Banbury - 12 £80,000 -
Southampton - 11 £60,000 - 1
Nottingham - 10 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 10 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 10 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +20 9 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Leeds +28 8 £42,500 -34.61% 1
West Yorkshire +28 8 £42,500 -34.61% 1
East of England +26 8 £76,250 +154.16% 2
Staffordshire 0 8 £51,250 +138.37%
Chippenham - 7 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 7 £37,500 - 2
Cardiff +5 6 £80,000 +52.38%
South Wales +5 6 £80,000 +52.38%
Wales -9 6 £80,000 +52.38%

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 with a requirement for Go.

1 652 (67.85%) Python
2 533 (55.46%) Java
3 523 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
4 342 (35.59%) DevOps
5 320 (33.30%) Linux
6 296 (30.80%) Ruby
7 285 (29.66%) TDD
8 279 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
9 258 (26.85%) Continuous Integration
10 246 (25.60%) Open Source
11 238 (24.77%) JavaScript
12 237 (24.66%) Ansible
13 231 (24.04%) Puppet
13 231 (24.04%) Software Engineering
14 219 (22.79%) PostgreSQL
15 212 (22.06%) Docker
16 208 (21.64%) Scala
17 206 (21.44%) MySQL
18 192 (19.98%) PHP
19 190 (19.77%) Node.js
20 185 (19.25%) Opscode Chef
21 180 (18.73%) Git (software)
22 179 (18.63%) NoSQL
23 175 (18.21%) OO
24 174 (18.11%) Elasticsearch
25 169 (17.59%) Bash Shell
26 168 (17.48%) AngularJS
27 158 (16.44%) MongoDB
28 150 (15.61%) Redis
28 150 (15.61%) React

Go
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 174 (18.11%) Elasticsearch
2 108 (11.24%) Tomcat
3 102 (10.61%) WebSphere
4 99 (10.30%) JBoss
5 95 (9.89%) Jetty
5 95 (9.89%) WebLogic
6 94 (9.78%) Apache Spark
7 87 (9.05%) OpenStack
8 53 (5.52%) Apache
8 53 (5.52%) Apache Solr
9 23 (2.39%) Cloud Foundry
10 20 (2.08%) nginx
11 14 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.42%) Commerce Server
13 4 (0.42%) IIS
14 3 (0.31%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
16 1 (0.10%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (0.62%) HipChat
2 3 (0.31%) Blender
3 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Magento
2 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 279 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (9.05%) GitHub
4 37 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (2.81%) Amazon S3
5 27 (2.81%) SaaS
6 23 (2.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 22 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (1.98%) PaaS
9 14 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
10 13 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (1.14%) IaaS
13 10 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
13 10 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (0.94%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.94%) Route 53
15 8 (0.83%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.10%) TCP/IP
2 44 (4.58%) HTTP
3 39 (4.06%) Internet
4 30 (3.12%) DNS
5 16 (1.66%) ICMP
5 16 (1.66%) SSL
6 13 (1.35%) VPN
7 12 (1.25%) Firewall
8 10 (1.04%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (0.83%) iSCSI
9 8 (0.83%) NAS
9 8 (0.83%) SAN
10 7 (0.73%) Network Security
11 6 (0.62%) SNMP
12 5 (0.52%) Broadband
12 5 (0.52%) Intranet
12 5 (0.52%) IPsec
12 5 (0.52%) tcpdump
13 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (22.79%) PostgreSQL
2 206 (21.44%) MySQL
3 179 (18.63%) NoSQL
4 158 (16.44%) MongoDB
5 150 (15.61%) Redis
6 144 (14.98%) Big Data
7 131 (13.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 118 (12.28%) Relational Database
9 96 (9.99%) Hadoop
10 95 (9.89%) SQL Server
11 72 (7.49%) Couchbase
12 69 (7.18%) Riak
13 32 (3.33%) RDBMS
14 30 (3.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (1.98%) HBase
16 17 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 15 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
19 8 (0.83%) Sqoop
20 7 (0.73%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 180 (18.73%) Git (software)
2 143 (14.88%) Jenkins
3 77 (8.01%) JIRA
4 34 (3.54%) Maven
5 32 (3.33%) Vagrant
6 29 (3.02%) webpack
7 24 (2.50%) Subversion
8 22 (2.29%) JUnit
9 21 (2.19%) Babel
9 21 (2.19%) Grunt
10 20 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 18 (1.87%) Ant
12 17 (1.77%) gulp
12 17 (1.77%) Selenium
12 17 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (1.56%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 13 (1.35%) RSpec
14 13 (1.35%) VersionOne
15 10 (1.04%) Gradle
General
1 100 (10.41%) Retail
2 95 (9.89%) Finance
3 78 (8.12%) Banking
4 42 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 40 (4.16%) Marketing
6 36 (3.75%) Games
7 16 (1.66%) Advertising
8 13 (1.35%) Publishing
9 6 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.62%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.10%) Back Office
12 1 (0.10%) Front Office
12 1 (0.10%) Law
12 1 (0.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 492 (51.20%) Developer
2 172 (17.90%) Java Developer
3 129 (13.42%) Senior Developer
4 124 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 115 (11.97%) Software Engineer
6 88 (9.16%) Python Developer
7 69 (7.18%) Software Developer
8 54 (5.62%) Java Engineer
9 49 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 47 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
10 47 (4.89%) Senior Software Engineer
11 44 (4.58%) AWS Engineer
12 39 (4.06%) Development Manager
13 34 (3.54%) AWS DevOps
14 33 (3.43%) Full Stack Developer
14 33 (3.43%) Java Software Engineer
15 29 (3.02%) Ruby Engineer
16 27 (2.81%) Ruby Developer
17 26 (2.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 26 (2.71%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (19.77%) Node.js
2 168 (17.48%) AngularJS
3 150 (15.61%) React
4 109 (11.34%) Web Services
5 93 (9.68%) HTML
6 84 (8.74%) CSS
7 75 (7.80%) REST
8 72 (7.49%) RabbitMQ
9 64 (6.66%) ELK Stack
10 55 (5.72%) Spring
11 51 (5.31%) .NET
12 50 (5.20%) Django
13 48 (4.99%) Lucene
14 47 (4.89%) HTML5
15 44 (4.58%) Kafka
15 44 (4.58%) RESTful
16 42 (4.37%) Ruby on Rails
17 38 (3.95%) Sass
18 35 (3.64%) CSS3
19 29 (3.02%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.28%) Computer Science
2 50 (5.20%) Data Structures
3 41 (4.27%) Fintech
4 40 (4.16%) Algorithms
5 37 (3.85%) Blockchain
6 33 (3.43%) Mathematics
7 32 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 28 (2.91%) Mobile App
10 25 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (2.60%) Cryptography
11 22 (2.29%) User Experience
12 21 (2.19%) Physics
13 17 (1.77%) Public Cloud
14 11 (1.14%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.94%) Artificial Intelligence
15 9 (0.94%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.94%) Replication
16 8 (0.83%) Biometrics
16 8 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 320 (33.30%) Linux
2 116 (12.07%) Unix
3 69 (7.18%) Android
4 67 (6.97%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.39%) Windows
6 16 (1.66%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.35%) CentOS
7 13 (1.35%) CoreOS
8 5 (0.52%) Debian
8 5 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.42%) Solaris
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (35.59%) DevOps
3 285 (29.66%) TDD
4 258 (26.85%) Continuous Integration
5 246 (25.60%) Open Source
6 231 (24.04%) Software Engineering
7 175 (18.21%) OO
8 138 (14.36%) Microservices
9 131 (13.63%) Mentoring
9 131 (13.63%) Scrum
10 108 (11.24%) Web Development
11 104 (10.82%) Kanban
12 103 (10.72%) BDD
13 100 (10.41%) SOA
14 96 (9.99%) Configuration Management
14 96 (9.99%) Unit Testing
15 92 (9.57%) E-Commerce
16 87 (9.05%) Multithreading
17 80 (8.32%) Coaching
18 78 (8.12%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 652 (67.85%) Python
2 533 (55.46%) Java
3 296 (30.80%) Ruby
4 238 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 208 (21.64%) Scala
6 192 (19.98%) PHP
7 169 (17.59%) Bash Shell
8 144 (14.98%) SQL
9 143 (14.88%) Perl
10 140 (14.57%) C
11 132 (13.74%) C#
12 116 (12.07%) C++
13 63 (6.56%) Clojure
14 41 (4.27%) Erlang
15 38 (3.95%) ES6
16 37 (3.85%) Haskell
17 30 (3.12%) Shell Script
18 29 (3.02%) Groovy
19 26 (2.71%) F#
20 24 (2.50%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 74 (7.70%) Degree
2 46 (4.79%) DV Cleared
2 46 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (0.94%) OCP
5 3 (0.31%) PhD
6 2 (0.21%) CISSP
6 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.10%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.10%) CEH
7 1 (0.10%) CISA
7 1 (0.10%) CISM
7 1 (0.10%) ISEB
7 1 (0.10%) LPIC
7 1 (0.10%) MCSD
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (0.21%) GCP
3 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 212 (22.06%) Docker
2 46 (4.79%) Varnish
3 13 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.04%) Ceph
4 10 (1.04%) HDFS
5 9 (0.94%) NFS
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.73%) etcd
7 6 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.52%) LXC
8 5 (0.52%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.52%) Xen
9 4 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.42%) KVM
10 3 (0.31%) vSphere
11 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.10%) flannel
12 1 (0.10%) Squid
12 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 237 (24.66%) Ansible
2 231 (24.04%) Puppet
3 185 (19.25%) Opscode Chef
4 125 (13.01%) Kubernetes
5 67 (6.97%) Kibana
6 64 (6.66%) Salt
7 57 (5.93%) Terraform
8 53 (5.52%) logstash
9 37 (3.85%) Mesos
10 25 (2.60%) Rancher
11 20 (2.08%) Nagios
12 19 (1.98%) rkt
13 17 (1.77%) Grafana
14 7 (0.73%) Consul
14 7 (0.73%) Opsview
14 7 (0.73%) Riemann
14 7 (0.73%) StatsD
14 7 (0.73%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.52%) Icinga
15 5 (0.52%) Marathon
Vendors
1 135 (14.05%) Oracle
2 51 (5.31%) Google
3 27 (2.81%) Splunk
4 20 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 16 (1.66%) Sybase
5 16 (1.66%) VMware
6 12 (1.25%) SaltStack
7 10 (1.04%) Netezza
8 8 (0.83%) NetApp
9 7 (0.73%) Apple
9 7 (0.73%) Cloudera
9 7 (0.73%) Hortonworks
9 7 (0.73%) New Relic
9 7 (0.73%) Rackspace
10 6 (0.62%) Altova
10 6 (0.62%) ILOG
10 6 (0.62%) SAP
11 5 (0.52%) hybris
11 5 (0.52%) IBM
11 5 (0.52%) Microsoft
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
printed.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum B
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus,extensive bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45 - £60 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Substantial Equity
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Thatcher MCS
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AAP3
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £100,000 per annum + shares, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago