Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 79 70
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 +36
Permanent jobs citing Go 25 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.15% 1.57% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 2.83% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 5
Cardiff median annual salary £33,811 £55,000 £29,806
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.53% +84.53% -62.74%
10th Percentile £29,011 £45,100 £27,442
90th Percentile £45,000 £67,500 £34,835
South Wales median annual salary £33,811 £55,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -38.53% +59.42% -56.88%

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 611 637 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 52.49% 55.49% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 525 553 366
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,129 £27,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £53,375
South Wales median annual salary £42,000 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +6.21%

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 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Go in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Go.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) Java
3 19 (76.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (72.00%) Kafka
5 17 (68.00%) Spring
5 17 (68.00%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (48.00%) Scrum
7 11 (44.00%) Node.js
7 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (40.00%) Web Services
9 9 (36.00%) C++
9 9 (36.00%) Web Development
9 9 (36.00%) Front End Development
10 8 (32.00%) JSON
11 7 (28.00%) Google
11 7 (28.00%) Linux
11 7 (28.00%) Azure
11 7 (28.00%) AWS
11 7 (28.00%) Docker
12 6 (24.00%) DevOps
12 6 (24.00%) RESTful
12 6 (24.00%) HTML
12 6 (24.00%) GCP
13 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
13 5 (20.00%) Windows
13 5 (20.00%) Python
13 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 5 (20.00%) Mesos

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 17 (68.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) AWS
1 7 (28.00%) Azure
2 6 (24.00%) GCP
3 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Junior
3 6 (24.00%) Junior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) CloudOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Kafka
2 17 (68.00%) Spring
3 11 (44.00%) Node.js
4 10 (40.00%) Web Services
5 8 (32.00%) JSON
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) Django
7 1 (4.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (36.00%) Front End Development
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Microservices
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.00%) Cloud Operations
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.00%) RHCE
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 5 (20.00%) Mesos
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Terraform
3 2 (8.00%) Grafana
3 2 (8.00%) Kibana
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian