Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 71 106
Rank change year-on-year -9 +35 +6
Permanent jobs citing Go 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.20% 0.74% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 1.53% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 12
Cardiff median annual salary £58,000 £32,612 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.85% -59.23% +42.22%
10th Percentile £52,500 £28,326 £75,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £34,793 £85,000
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £36,375 £80,000
% change year-on-year +51.20% -54.53% +52.38%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 650 391 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 55.94% 48.27% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 572 358 675
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,650 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Cardiff

Go
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Go in Cardiff

Go
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Go.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 14 (100.00%) BDD
1 14 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (92.86%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) Unit Testing
2 13 (92.86%) SoapUI
2 13 (92.86%) Microservices
2 13 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) JMeter
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 13 (92.86%) Fintech
3 12 (85.71%) QA Automation
3 12 (85.71%) SDET
4 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
5 8 (57.14%) REST
5 8 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Swagger
6 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (42.86%) JIRA
7 6 (42.86%) Spring
7 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (42.86%) Confluence
7 6 (42.86%) Docker
7 6 (42.86%) Spring Boot
8 5 (35.71%) API Testing

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (42.86%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (92.86%) JMeter
2 13 (92.86%) SoapUI
3 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (42.86%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
5 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Java Engineer
1 12 (85.71%) QA Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) REST
2 8 (57.14%) Swagger
3 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) BDD
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (92.86%) Microservices
2 13 (92.86%) Unit Testing
3 12 (85.71%) QA Automation
3 12 (85.71%) SDET
4 8 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) API Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Open Source
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle