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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Go (Golang)
Rank 621 761 909
Rank change year-on-year
+140 +148
Permanent jobs citing Go 305 200 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.18% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 258 168 65
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £48,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+15.97% +17.57%

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
51797 56617 60318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.88% 51.35% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44827 48183 51259
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +146 299 £62,500 +4.16% 63
London +107 214 £62,500 - 50
City of London +84 38 £65,000 - 8
South East +44 30 £51,250 +15.81% 6
South West +37 27 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Bristol +33 22 £62,500 +4.16% 3
West Midlands - 12 £48,750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £52,500 - 4
Yorkshire +30 10 £46,250 -28.84% 2
West Yorkshire +11 9 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Hampshire -4 9 £21,500 -51.41% 1
Leeds +22 8 £46,250 -28.84% 1
Surrey - 8 £66,250 -
Farnborough - 6 £21,500 -
Birmingham - 6 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £62,500 - 1
North West - 5 £45,000 - 1
Somerset - 4 £57,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £32,500 - 1
Scotland - 4 £32,500 - 1
Manchester - 4 £45,000 - 1
Street - 4 £57,500 -
Banbury - 3 £50,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £65,000 - 1
Southampton -5 2 £45,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £65,000 -
Kent - 1 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 361 (64.35%) Python
2 306 (54.55%) Java
3 273 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
4 225 (40.11%) Ruby
5 203 (36.19%) TDD
6 196 (34.94%) Software Engineering
7 185 (32.98%) Node.js
8 164 (29.23%) Amazon AWS
9 156 (27.81%) JavaScript
10 151 (26.92%) Scala
11 147 (26.20%) Git (software)
12 144 (25.67%) PHP
13 142 (25.31%) Open Source
13 142 (25.31%) DevOps
14 133 (23.71%) Linux
15 132 (23.53%) Puppet
15 132 (23.53%) Ansible
16 126 (22.46%) MySQL
17 123 (21.93%) Opscode Chef
18 122 (21.75%) Microservices
19 115 (20.50%) Docker
20 112 (19.96%) Scrum
21 109 (19.43%) NoSQL
21 109 (19.43%) AngularJS
22 104 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
23 101 (18.00%) Redis
24 99 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
25 98 (17.47%) BDD
26 96 (17.11%) C#
27 95 (16.93%) Clojure

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 79 (14.08%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (9.45%) OpenStack
3 42 (7.49%) Apache Spark
4 40 (7.13%) Tomcat
5 33 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 32 (5.70%) WebSphere
7 31 (5.53%) JBoss
8 30 (5.35%) Jetty
9 21 (3.74%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (3.21%) Apache Solr
11 16 (2.85%) nginx
12 15 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (2.50%) Apache
14 3 (0.53%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.53%) CMS
15 2 (0.36%) Confluence
16 1 (0.18%) CloudStack
16 1 (0.18%) Drupal
16 1 (0.18%) Eucalyptus
16 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (1.25%) HipChat
2 3 (0.53%) Blender
3 2 (0.36%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.18%) GIMP
4 1 (0.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 164 (29.23%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.60%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (5.70%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (4.81%) GitHub
7 25 (4.46%) Amazon S3
8 24 (4.28%) PaaS
9 23 (4.10%) SaaS
10 19 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
11 17 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 15 (2.67%) Amazon Kinesis
13 11 (1.96%) Heroku
13 11 (1.96%) IaaS
14 10 (1.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (1.60%) Sumo Logic
16 8 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (1.43%) DigitalOcean
17 7 (1.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.84%) Internet
2 34 (6.06%) HTTP
3 26 (4.63%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.85%) DNS
5 9 (1.60%) SSL
6 3 (0.53%) Firewall
6 3 (0.53%) NetScreen
6 3 (0.53%) VPN
7 2 (0.36%) AMQP
7 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.36%) ICMP
8 1 (0.18%) IPsec
8 1 (0.18%) Network Security
8 1 (0.18%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.18%) Wireless
8 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.18%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (22.46%) MySQL
2 109 (19.43%) NoSQL
3 101 (18.00%) Redis
4 99 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
5 85 (15.15%) Big Data
6 74 (13.19%) MongoDB
7 63 (11.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 61 (10.87%) Relational Database
9 43 (7.66%) Hadoop
10 39 (6.95%) SQL Server
11 27 (4.81%) RDBMS
12 26 (4.63%) Couchbase
13 23 (4.10%) Amazon Redshift
14 22 (3.92%) Riak
15 13 (2.32%) HBase
16 10 (1.78%) Data Mining
16 10 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (1.25%) Azkaban
18 5 (0.89%) MariaDB
19 4 (0.71%) LevelDB
Development Applications
1 147 (26.20%) Git (software)
2 74 (13.19%) Jenkins
3 39 (6.95%) JIRA
3 39 (6.95%) Vagrant
4 28 (4.99%) Maven
5 19 (3.39%) Gradle
5 19 (3.39%) Grunt
6 17 (3.03%) JUnit
7 15 (2.67%) RSpec
8 13 (2.32%) Ant
8 13 (2.32%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.32%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (1.96%) Selenium
10 10 (1.78%) Artifactory
10 10 (1.78%) Mockito
10 10 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (1.43%) JMeter
12 7 (1.25%) gulp
12 7 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 43 (7.66%) Finance
2 35 (6.24%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.53%) Retail
4 27 (4.81%) Games
5 16 (2.85%) Banking
5 16 (2.85%) Marketing
6 9 (1.60%) Law
7 7 (1.25%) Advertising
8 5 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.89%) Publishing
9 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 294 (52.41%) Developer
2 108 (19.25%) Java Developer
3 95 (16.93%) Software Engineer
4 80 (14.26%) Senior Developer
5 56 (9.98%) Python Developer
6 47 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 43 (7.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 36 (6.42%) Software Developer
9 35 (6.24%) Senior Software Engineer
10 32 (5.70%) AWS Engineer
11 28 (4.99%) Java Engineer
12 27 (4.81%) Ruby Engineer
13 24 (4.28%) PHP Developer
14 21 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
16 19 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
16 19 (3.39%) Lead Developer
17 18 (3.21%) Scala Software Engineer
18 15 (2.67%) Junior
18 15 (2.67%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (32.98%) Node.js
2 109 (19.43%) AngularJS
3 85 (15.15%) Web Services
4 69 (12.30%) HTML
5 62 (11.05%) CSS
6 56 (9.98%) RabbitMQ
6 56 (9.98%) React
7 52 (9.27%) REST
8 43 (7.66%) HTML5
9 42 (7.49%) Django
10 39 (6.95%) .NET
11 32 (5.70%) RESTful
11 32 (5.70%) Ruby on Rails
12 29 (5.17%) CSS3
12 29 (5.17%) Spring
13 28 (4.99%) ELK Stack
14 25 (4.46%) jQuery
15 24 (4.28%) Flask
16 23 (4.10%) J2EE
17 22 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.30%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.42%) Fintech
3 33 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 30 (5.35%) Data Structures
5 28 (4.99%) Digital Media
6 25 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (4.10%) Blockchain
8 21 (3.74%) Mobile App
9 18 (3.21%) Mathematics
10 17 (3.03%) Replication
11 15 (2.67%) Cryptography
12 11 (1.96%) User Experience
13 10 (1.78%) Cryptocurrency
13 10 (1.78%) Derivative
13 10 (1.78%) OTC Derivatives
14 8 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (1.43%) Physics
15 7 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (1.25%) Bitcoin
15 7 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 133 (23.71%) Linux
2 39 (6.95%) Unix
3 28 (4.99%) Windows
4 23 (4.10%) Android
5 20 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.96%) CoreOS
7 5 (0.89%) Debian
8 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.53%) CentOS
10 2 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (36.19%) TDD
3 196 (34.94%) Software Engineering
4 142 (25.31%) DevOps
4 142 (25.31%) Open Source
5 122 (21.75%) Microservices
6 112 (19.96%) Scrum
7 104 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
8 98 (17.47%) BDD
9 92 (16.40%) OO
10 64 (11.41%) Functional Programming
11 57 (10.16%) Continuous Delivery
12 55 (9.80%) SOA
13 54 (9.63%) E-Commerce
14 51 (9.09%) Mentoring
14 51 (9.09%) Web Development
15 46 (8.20%) MVC
16 42 (7.49%) Low Latency
17 40 (7.13%) Kanban
18 36 (6.42%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 361 (64.35%) Python
2 306 (54.55%) Java
3 225 (40.11%) Ruby
4 156 (27.81%) JavaScript
5 151 (26.92%) Scala
6 144 (25.67%) PHP
7 96 (17.11%) C#
8 95 (16.93%) Clojure
9 87 (15.51%) C++
10 82 (14.62%) Bash Shell
11 79 (14.08%) SQL
12 62 (11.05%) Perl
13 56 (9.98%) C
14 49 (8.73%) Erlang
15 45 (8.02%) Haskell
16 32 (5.70%) Elixir
17 27 (4.81%) Groovy
18 16 (2.85%) F#
19 13 (2.32%) OCaml
19 13 (2.32%) Rust
Qualifications
1 80 (14.26%) Degree
2 16 (2.85%) OCP
2 16 (2.85%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.71%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.53%) CISSP
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.36%) SANS
8 1 (0.18%) CEH
8 1 (0.18%) PhD
8 1 (0.18%) RHCE
8 1 (0.18%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.74%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 115 (20.50%) Docker
2 27 (4.81%) Varnish
3 15 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.78%) LXC
4 10 (1.78%) VirtualBox
5 9 (1.60%) HDFS
5 9 (1.60%) Xen
6 4 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.53%) vSphere
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.18%) etcd
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 132 (23.53%) Ansible
1 132 (23.53%) Puppet
2 123 (21.93%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (10.52%) Salt
4 32 (5.70%) Kubernetes
5 26 (4.63%) Terraform
6 25 (4.46%) Kibana
7 18 (3.21%) logstash
8 11 (1.96%) Nagios
8 11 (1.96%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.78%) StatsD
10 9 (1.60%) Grafana
11 7 (1.25%) Consul
12 6 (1.07%) Packer
13 5 (0.89%) Rancher
14 3 (0.53%) Graphite
14 3 (0.53%) Mesos
15 2 (0.36%) HAProxy
16 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
16 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 67 (11.94%) Oracle
2 43 (7.66%) Google
3 21 (3.74%) VMware
4 18 (3.21%) SaltStack
5 12 (2.14%) Splunk
6 11 (1.96%) New Relic
7 10 (1.78%) Rackspace
8 9 (1.60%) Netezza
9 5 (0.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (0.89%) Sybase
10 4 (0.71%) Apple
10 4 (0.71%) Dynatrace
11 3 (0.53%) ATG
11 3 (0.53%) Cisco
11 3 (0.53%) Juniper
11 3 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.53%) Rally
11 3 (0.53%) Tableau
11 3 (0.53%) Vertica
11 3 (0.53%) Yahoo!
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salaries on offer - please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Company benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35 - £90 per annum, Benefits Up to 100% BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus,extensive bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65-70,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Pension, Health Insurance, Holiday entitleme
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago