Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 172 267
Rank change year-on-year -12 +95 +20
Permanent jobs citing Go 125 163 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.38% 1.60% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 2.54% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 104 137 58
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - +6.87%
10th Percentile £54,125 £54,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £103,500 £91,750 £95,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,198 6,418 6,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.21% 62.92% 58.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,555 5,826 5,487
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,250 £39,900
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the City of London

Go
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Go in the City of London

Go
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Go in the City of London

Go
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the City of London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
Moorgate - 4 £65,000 - 1
London Bridge - 1 £65,000 -
Go
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Go.

1 100 (80.00%) Python
2 72 (57.60%) AWS
3 63 (50.40%) Kubernetes
4 62 (49.60%) Docker
5 54 (43.20%) Java
6 46 (36.80%) DevOps
7 39 (31.20%) Finance
7 39 (31.20%) Fintech
8 37 (29.60%) Software Engineering
8 37 (29.60%) Microservices
9 36 (28.80%) GCP
10 34 (27.20%) Linux
11 31 (24.80%) Terraform
12 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (21.60%) Banking
13 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
14 25 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 22 (17.60%) Kafka
15 22 (17.60%) Bash Shell
16 20 (16.00%) Test Automation
17 19 (15.20%) Data Science
18 17 (13.60%) Jenkins
19 16 (12.80%) Google
19 16 (12.80%) Big Data
20 15 (12.00%) MongoDB
20 15 (12.00%) Node.js
20 15 (12.00%) Scala
20 15 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
21 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
22 13 (10.40%) C#

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (9.60%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.60%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (2.40%) Confluence
4 3 (2.40%) Luigi
5 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.80%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.80%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.80%) Zope
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) R3 Corda
1 1 (0.80%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 72 (57.60%) AWS
2 36 (28.80%) GCP
3 6 (4.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (4.00%) Azure
5 4 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.20%) GitHub
5 4 (3.20%) Serverless
6 3 (2.40%) Amazon Cognito
6 3 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.40%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Datadog
7 1 (0.80%) prismic.io
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) HTTP
2 3 (2.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) BGP
3 1 (0.80%) Broadband
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) MPLS
3 1 (0.80%) OpenFlow
3 1 (0.80%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.80%) VPN
3 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) Big Data
2 15 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.80%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (8.00%) MySQL
5 7 (5.60%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (5.60%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.80%) BigQuery
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.00%) Blockchain
8 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.40%) Data Lake
9 3 (2.40%) Electronic Patient Records
9 3 (2.40%) Impala
9 3 (2.40%) Redis
10 2 (1.60%) Presto
10 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (13.60%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.80%) CircleCI
4 5 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.40%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.40%) Cypress.io
5 3 (2.40%) Protractor
5 3 (2.40%) Selenium
6 2 (1.60%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.80%) CMake
7 1 (0.80%) Valgrind
General
1 39 (31.20%) Finance
2 27 (21.60%) Banking
3 9 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.00%) Publishing
5 4 (3.20%) Electronics
5 4 (3.20%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.40%) Advertising
6 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.60%) Games
7 2 (1.60%) Law
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (17.60%) Python Engineer
4 20 (16.00%) Python Developer
5 18 (14.40%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (13.60%) Software Engineer
7 14 (11.20%) Python Software Engineer
8 12 (9.60%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 11 (8.80%) AWS Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
10 10 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) Django Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Python/Django Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Senior Developer
11 9 (7.20%) Site Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Data Engineer
13 7 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
14 6 (4.80%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.60%) Kafka
2 15 (12.00%) Node.js
3 13 (10.40%) Web Services
4 11 (8.80%) Django
4 11 (8.80%) REST
5 7 (5.60%) WebSockets
6 6 (4.80%) Pandas
6 6 (4.80%) scikit-learn
7 5 (4.00%) React
8 4 (3.20%) .NET
8 4 (3.20%) .NET Core
8 4 (3.20%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.20%) Apache Beam
8 4 (3.20%) Gherkin
8 4 (3.20%) Vue.js
9 3 (2.40%) AWS Amplify
9 3 (2.40%) Nightwatchjs
9 3 (2.40%) RESTful
9 3 (2.40%) WebdriverIO
10 2 (1.60%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.20%) Cloud Native
2 9 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.00%) User Experience
4 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.40%) Bitcoin
6 2 (1.60%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) Equities
7 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.80%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.80%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.20%) Linux
2 7 (5.60%) CentOS
3 3 (2.40%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.60%) Unix
5 1 (0.80%) Debian
5 1 (0.80%) Windows
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) DevOps
2 39 (31.20%) Fintech
3 37 (29.60%) Microservices
3 37 (29.60%) Software Engineering
4 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 20 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 19 (15.20%) Data Science
8 13 (10.40%) Infrastructure as Code
9 11 (8.80%) Front End Development
9 11 (8.80%) Machine Learning
10 9 (7.20%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (7.20%) Cryptocurrency
10 9 (7.20%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (7.20%) TDD
11 8 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.40%) Digital Banking
11 8 (6.40%) OO
11 8 (6.40%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (5.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 100 (80.00%) Python
2 54 (43.20%) Java
3 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.60%) Bash Shell
5 15 (12.00%) Scala
6 13 (10.40%) C#
7 12 (9.60%) Ruby
8 10 (8.00%) C++
8 10 (8.00%) TypeScript
9 8 (6.40%) Kotlin
9 8 (6.40%) SQL
10 5 (4.00%) Clojure
11 4 (3.20%) Perl
11 4 (3.20%) PHP
12 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.60%) C
13 2 (1.60%) PHP 7
13 2 (1.60%) R
13 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.80%) Julia
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.80%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 62 (49.60%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.80%) KVM
3 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 63 (50.40%) Kubernetes
2 31 (24.80%) Terraform
3 11 (8.80%) Packer
4 7 (5.60%) Ansible
5 4 (3.20%) Puppet
6 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.60%) Consul
7 2 (1.60%) logstash
7 2 (1.60%) Mesos
8 1 (0.80%) Graphite
8 1 (0.80%) Kibana
8 1 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.80%) Salt
8 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.80%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Google
2 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.40%) Databricks
3 3 (2.40%) SAP
3 3 (2.40%) Spotify
4 2 (1.60%) HubSpot
5 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.80%) Snowplow
5 1 (0.80%) Twitter
5 1 (0.80%) VMware