Period
to 21 January 2018

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

Go (Golang)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 - 159
Rank change year-on-year - +159 -
Permanent jobs citing Go 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.22% - 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 - £36,500
10th Percentile £39,250 - £27,750
90th Percentile £55,000 - £43,250
North West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +43.84% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,735 1,264 1,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 54.41% 56.78% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,112 1,327
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Cheshire

Go
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Go in Cheshire

Go
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Salary histogram for Go in Cheshire

Go
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 £47,500 - 2
Go
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) PaaS

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Google