Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 173 137
Rank change year-on-year +6 -36 +35
Permanent jobs citing Go 23 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.64% 0.87% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 1.44% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 40
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -16.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £49,750 £30,200 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,750 £81,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -32.00% -10.71%

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,150 2,291 1,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 59.51% 60.61% 56.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,774 1,927 1,598
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,160 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Bristol

Go
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Go in Bristol

Go
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Bristol over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Go.

1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Python
2 12 (52.17%) Telecoms
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) PHP
4 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) SAP
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
4 10 (43.48%) Electronics
4 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
4 10 (43.48%) Spring
4 10 (43.48%) Marketing
4 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (39.13%) DevOps
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) Ruby
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (30.43%) Node.js
8 6 (26.09%) Data Analytics
8 6 (26.09%) Analytics
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 6 (26.09%) Web Operations
8 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
8 6 (26.09%) MVC

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (43.48%) Electronics
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
2 10 (43.48%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Node.js Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Head of Development
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) Node.js
3 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.70%) Kafka
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Data Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 6 (26.09%) Web Operations
5 4 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
5 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) PHP
5 7 (30.43%) Ruby
6 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.04%) Erlang
7 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.70%) Clojure
8 2 (8.70%) F#
8 2 (8.70%) Haskell
8 2 (8.70%) Lisp
8 2 (8.70%) Scala
9 1 (4.35%) C++
9 1 (4.35%) Java 8
9 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (4.35%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
3 3 (13.04%) Terraform
4 2 (8.70%) Graphite
4 2 (8.70%) Kibana
4 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.70%) logstash
4 2 (8.70%) Prometheus
5 1 (4.35%) Consul
5 1 (4.35%) linkerd
5 1 (4.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) SAP
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Google