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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Go (Golang)
UK
Rank 462 716 849
Rank change year-on-year
+254 +133
Permanent jobs citing Go 463 231 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.23% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 0.44% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 395 197 95
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £38,564
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £70,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +64.70%

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
45523 52932 53884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.04% 51.79% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38828 45600 46171
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +264 457 £65,000 +8.33% 65
London +207 347 £67,500 +12.50% 56
City of London +48 32 £65,000 +8.33% 9
South West +5 26 £67,500 -3.57% 2
South East +58 25 £52,500 -22.22% 2
North West +3 19 £57,500 +55.40% 4
Manchester -5 19 £57,500 +55.40% 3
West Midlands - 13 £70,000 -
East Midlands +23 12 £50,000 -13.04%
Coventry - 11 £70,000 -
Surrey - 11 £52,500 -
Nottingham +12 10 £56,250 -2.17%
Nottinghamshire +8 10 £56,250 -2.17%
Chippenham - 9 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 9 £37,500 -
Bournemouth - 8 £70,000 -
Dorset - 8 £70,000 -
Bristol -18 7 £63,750 -8.92%
Yorkshire +27 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire +34 4 £70,000 +27.27%
West Yorkshire +23 4 £50,000 -
Leeds - 4 £50,000 -
Windsor - 4 £70,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
East of England +20 2 £54,648 -42.47% 1
Kent +15 2 £55,000 -29.03%
Hammersmith -8 2 £75,000 -
Southwark - 2 £127,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £60,000 -

Go
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 657 (62.81%) Python
2 622 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 617 (58.99%) Java
4 400 (38.24%) DevOps
5 363 (34.70%) Linux
6 346 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
7 316 (30.21%) Docker
8 314 (30.02%) Ruby
9 299 (28.59%) TDD
10 292 (27.92%) Continuous Integration
11 289 (27.63%) JavaScript
12 284 (27.15%) Ansible
13 264 (25.24%) Software Engineering
14 249 (23.80%) Puppet
15 229 (21.89%) Microservices
16 228 (21.80%) Opscode Chef
17 227 (21.70%) PostgreSQL
18 219 (20.94%) Open Source
19 218 (20.84%) NoSQL
20 214 (20.46%) Scala
21 212 (20.27%) Node.js
22 209 (19.98%) MySQL
23 208 (19.89%) Kubernetes
24 187 (17.88%) PHP
25 184 (17.59%) AngularJS
26 182 (17.40%) Jenkins
27 176 (16.83%) Git (software)
28 175 (16.73%) OO
28 175 (16.73%) React
29 172 (16.44%) Scrum

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
1 171 (16.35%) Elasticsearch
2 104 (9.94%) OpenStack
3 103 (9.85%) Tomcat
4 99 (9.46%) WebSphere
5 97 (9.27%) Apache Spark
6 95 (9.08%) Jetty
7 94 (8.99%) JBoss
7 94 (8.99%) WebLogic
8 63 (6.02%) Apache Solr
9 53 (5.07%) Apache
10 29 (2.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 28 (2.68%) nginx
12 15 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.48%) Confluence
13 5 (0.48%) Traefik
14 4 (0.38%) Commerce Server
14 4 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.29%) CloudStack
15 3 (0.29%) IIS
16 2 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (0.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.096%) Blender
Business Applications
1 8 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.67%) Magento
3 3 (0.29%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 346 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (6.69%) GitHub
4 35 (3.35%) SaaS
5 27 (2.58%) PaaS
6 26 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 25 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (1.34%) IaaS
11 13 (1.24%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.24%) Heroku
12 10 (0.96%) Sumo Logic
13 9 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (0.57%) Datadog
16 5 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.48%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 71 (6.79%) HTTP
2 45 (4.30%) TCP/IP
3 35 (3.35%) Internet
4 20 (1.91%) DNS
4 20 (1.91%) Firewall
5 18 (1.72%) SSL
6 13 (1.24%) HTTPS
6 13 (1.24%) ICMP
6 13 (1.24%) SNMP
7 11 (1.05%) VPN
8 10 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (0.96%) iSCSI
8 10 (0.96%) NAS
8 10 (0.96%) SAN
9 8 (0.76%) LDAP
10 5 (0.48%) Broadband
11 3 (0.29%) Intranet
11 3 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.29%) Network Security
11 3 (0.29%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (21.70%) PostgreSQL
2 218 (20.84%) NoSQL
3 209 (19.98%) MySQL
4 167 (15.97%) MongoDB
5 165 (15.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 151 (14.44%) Redis
7 141 (13.48%) Big Data
8 106 (10.13%) Hadoop
9 103 (9.85%) Relational Database
10 87 (8.32%) SQL Server
11 74 (7.07%) Couchbase
12 70 (6.69%) Riak
13 56 (5.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 45 (4.30%) Blockchain
15 29 (2.77%) Oracle Database
16 27 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (1.63%) HBase
18 15 (1.43%) RDBMS
19 13 (1.24%) InterSystems Cache
20 9 (0.86%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 182 (17.40%) Jenkins
2 176 (16.83%) Git (software)
3 65 (6.21%) JIRA
4 49 (4.68%) Hudson
5 45 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 40 (3.82%) GoCD
6 40 (3.82%) webpack
7 39 (3.73%) Maven
8 34 (3.25%) Subversion
9 32 (3.06%) Babel
9 32 (3.06%) TeamCity
10 30 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (2.58%) Eclipse
12 25 (2.39%) Selenium
13 22 (2.10%) JUnit
14 20 (1.91%) Ant
15 18 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
15 18 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
16 17 (1.63%) MSBuild
16 17 (1.63%) Vagrant
General
1 139 (13.29%) Finance
2 130 (12.43%) Retail
3 91 (8.70%) Banking
4 36 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.25%) Games
6 30 (2.87%) Marketing
7 14 (1.34%) Advertising
8 11 (1.05%) Publishing
9 8 (0.76%) Electronics
9 8 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.57%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.096%) Front Office
12 1 (0.096%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.096%) Law
12 1 (0.096%) Legal
Job Titles
1 550 (52.58%) Developer
2 181 (17.30%) Java Developer
3 140 (13.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 136 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 123 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 95 (9.08%) Software Developer
7 81 (7.74%) Python Developer
8 73 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
9 67 (6.41%) Java Engineer
10 54 (5.16%) AWS Developer
11 49 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
12 46 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
13 43 (4.11%) Node.js Developer
14 42 (4.02%) Linux Engineer
15 40 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
16 38 (3.63%) Senior DevOps
17 36 (3.44%) Senior Software Engineer
18 35 (3.35%) Development Manager
19 34 (3.25%) Site Engineer
20 33 (3.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (20.27%) Node.js
2 184 (17.59%) AngularJS
3 175 (16.73%) React
4 152 (14.53%) Web Services
5 112 (10.71%) HTML
6 104 (9.94%) CSS
7 102 (9.75%) REST
8 91 (8.70%) .NET
9 80 (7.65%) Elastic Stack
10 75 (7.17%) RESTful
11 73 (6.98%) Kafka
12 68 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
13 67 (6.41%) Spring
14 58 (5.54%) Lucene
15 49 (4.68%) HTML5
16 43 (4.11%) SOAP
17 39 (3.73%) CSS3
17 39 (3.73%) J2EE
18 37 (3.54%) Sass
19 36 (3.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.83%) Computer Science
2 50 (4.78%) Fintech
3 39 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (3.44%) Data Structures
5 30 (2.87%) Algorithms
6 24 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.10%) User Experience
8 20 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 13 (1.24%) Cloud Native
11 13 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.05%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.76%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.76%) Social Media
14 7 (0.67%) Spread Betting
15 6 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 5 (0.48%) Blog
17 3 (0.29%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 363 (34.70%) Linux
2 107 (10.23%) Unix
3 77 (7.36%) Android
4 75 (7.17%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.96%) Windows
6 28 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (2.39%) Ubuntu
8 18 (1.72%) CentOS
9 16 (1.53%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.38%) Debian
11 1 (0.096%) AIX
11 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.096%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.096%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 400 (38.24%) DevOps
3 299 (28.59%) TDD
4 292 (27.92%) Continuous Integration
5 264 (25.24%) Software Engineering
6 229 (21.89%) Microservices
7 219 (20.94%) Open Source
8 175 (16.73%) OO
9 172 (16.44%) Scrum
10 154 (14.72%) Mentoring
11 135 (12.91%) Configuration Management
12 125 (11.95%) Kanban
13 120 (11.47%) Web Development
14 114 (10.90%) SOA
15 110 (10.52%) E-Commerce
15 110 (10.52%) Unit Testing
16 96 (9.18%) Multithreading
17 91 (8.70%) Coaching
18 80 (7.65%) BDD
19 75 (7.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 657 (62.81%) Python
2 617 (58.99%) Java
3 314 (30.02%) Ruby
4 289 (27.63%) JavaScript
5 214 (20.46%) Scala
6 187 (17.88%) PHP
7 169 (16.16%) Bash Shell
8 151 (14.44%) C#
9 147 (14.05%) Perl
10 130 (12.43%) C++
11 125 (11.95%) C
12 112 (10.71%) SQL
13 51 (4.88%) Clojure
13 51 (4.88%) Shell Script
14 44 (4.21%) ES6
15 40 (3.82%) Groovy
16 29 (2.77%) Erlang
16 29 (2.77%) Haskell
17 22 (2.10%) Elixir
17 22 (2.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (4.21%) Degree
2 40 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.87%) DV Cleared
4 8 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.48%) PhD
6 4 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.29%) CISSP
7 3 (0.29%) OCP
8 2 (0.19%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.19%) CISA
8 2 (0.19%) CISM
8 2 (0.19%) MCSD
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.096%) GSEC
9 1 (0.096%) ISEB
9 1 (0.096%) LPIC
9 1 (0.096%) RHCE
9 1 (0.096%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.96%) QA
2 4 (0.38%) GCP
3 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.096%) GDPR
4 1 (0.096%) HIPAA
System Software
1 316 (30.21%) Docker
2 42 (4.02%) Varnish
3 27 (2.58%) etcd
4 17 (1.63%) Ceph
5 14 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (1.05%) NFS
7 9 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.76%) vSphere
8 8 (0.76%) Xen
9 7 (0.67%) HDFS
10 5 (0.48%) iptables
10 5 (0.48%) KVM
11 4 (0.38%) flannel
12 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
12 3 (0.29%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.29%) LXC
13 2 (0.19%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.096%) GlusterFS
14 1 (0.096%) Squid
Systems Management
1 284 (27.15%) Ansible
2 249 (23.80%) Puppet
3 228 (21.80%) Opscode Chef
4 208 (19.89%) Kubernetes
5 101 (9.66%) Terraform
6 74 (7.07%) Kibana
7 70 (6.69%) Salt
8 62 (5.93%) logstash
9 43 (4.11%) Mesos
10 23 (2.20%) Consul
10 23 (2.20%) Rancher
11 19 (1.82%) Nagios
12 18 (1.72%) rkt
13 17 (1.63%) Grafana
14 8 (0.76%) Opsview
14 8 (0.76%) Riemann
15 6 (0.57%) Packer
16 5 (0.48%) Icinga
16 5 (0.48%) Marathon
17 4 (0.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 147 (14.05%) Oracle
2 96 (9.18%) Google
3 38 (3.63%) Red Hat
4 35 (3.35%) Splunk
5 18 (1.72%) SaltStack
6 16 (1.53%) VMware
7 13 (1.24%) Altova
7 13 (1.24%) ILOG
8 11 (1.05%) Cloudera
9 10 (0.96%) NetApp
9 10 (0.96%) SAP
10 9 (0.86%) Microsoft
11 8 (0.76%) Rackspace
11 8 (0.76%) Sybase
12 7 (0.67%) Hortonworks
13 5 (0.48%) hybris
13 5 (0.48%) IBM
14 4 (0.38%) Apple
14 4 (0.38%) ATG
15 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Vesta Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits will be offered
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Stock options available.
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £68,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago