Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Go skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Go over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 182 194
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Go 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Birmingham median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £23,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £71,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +46.43% -33.33% +57.89%

Go is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,262 1,650 1,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.27% 45.11% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,016 1,385 1,512
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Birmingham

Go
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Go in Birmingham

Go
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Go in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Go.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Java 8
6 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (28.57%) Groovy
6 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (28.57%) CQRS
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) JSON
7 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 1 (14.29%) Ruby

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) CQRS
4 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Java 8
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft