Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 229 244
Rank change year-on-year +38 +15 +49
Permanent jobs citing Go 144 123 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.45% 1.11% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 1.79% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 105 74
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,750 £93,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 5,894 6,865 5,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.17% 62.11% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5,128 6,245 5,308
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +7.44% +4.31%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.15% +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 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019. 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
London Bridge - 1 £65,000 -
Go
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Go.

1 111 (77.08%) Python
2 97 (67.36%) AWS
3 74 (51.39%) Docker
3 74 (51.39%) Java
4 64 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 56 (38.89%) Microservices
5 56 (38.89%) DevOps
6 46 (31.94%) Finance
7 44 (30.56%) GCP
8 41 (28.47%) Linux
9 40 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (24.31%) Terraform
11 34 (23.61%) Test Automation
12 33 (22.92%) TDD
13 32 (22.22%) Fintech
14 29 (20.14%) Software Engineering
15 27 (18.75%) Banking
15 27 (18.75%) Google
16 26 (18.06%) JavaScript
17 24 (16.67%) Ruby
17 24 (16.67%) Bash Shell
17 24 (16.67%) BDD
18 23 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
19 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
19 22 (15.28%) Kafka
20 20 (13.89%) Open Source
21 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
21 19 (13.19%) Greenfield Project
21 19 (13.19%) Infrastructure as Code
22 18 (12.50%) Kotlin

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 11 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.78%) Apache
3 4 (2.78%) Confluence
4 3 (2.08%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.08%) Luigi
5 2 (1.39%) CMS
5 2 (1.39%) Zope
6 1 (0.69%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.69%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.69%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) R3 Corda
1 1 (0.69%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 97 (67.36%) AWS
2 44 (30.56%) GCP
3 12 (8.33%) Azure
4 8 (5.56%) GitHub
5 7 (4.86%) Serverless
6 5 (3.47%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon Cognito
8 3 (2.08%) AWS CodePipeline
8 3 (2.08%) Google Play
8 3 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.39%) Sauce Labs
9 2 (1.39%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.69%) Datadog
10 1 (0.69%) prismic.io
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.50%) HTTP
2 5 (3.47%) VPN
3 4 (2.78%) Internet
4 2 (1.39%) Broadband
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (11.11%) MySQL
3 9 (6.25%) Big Data
3 9 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (4.86%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (4.86%) BigQuery
5 7 (4.86%) Blockchain
5 7 (4.86%) Redis
6 5 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.08%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.08%) Presto
9 2 (1.39%) HBase
9 2 (1.39%) KDB
9 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.56%) JIRA
4 7 (4.86%) CF BOSH
4 7 (4.86%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.17%) git-flow
6 4 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.08%) Android Studio
7 3 (2.08%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.08%) Gradle
7 3 (2.08%) gulp
7 3 (2.08%) webpack
8 2 (1.39%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.39%) JMeter
8 2 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.69%) CMake
9 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.69%) Valgrind
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Banking
3 10 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.86%) Retail
5 5 (3.47%) Electronics
6 4 (2.78%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.08%) Advertising
7 3 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.08%) Games
7 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.08%) Marketing
8 2 (1.39%) Law
8 2 (1.39%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (35.42%) Developer
2 41 (28.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (22.92%) Python Engineer
4 32 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
5 29 (20.14%) Python Developer
6 21 (14.58%) AWS DevOps
6 21 (14.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 19 (13.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (9.72%) AWS Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Django Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Python/Django Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Senior Developer
10 12 (8.33%) Software Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 8 (5.56%) Senior Python Developer
12 8 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.56%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 7 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.28%) Kafka
2 18 (12.50%) Node.js
3 15 (10.42%) Django
3 15 (10.42%) REST
4 12 (8.33%) WebSockets
5 11 (7.64%) Web Services
6 7 (4.86%) React
6 7 (4.86%) RESTful
7 6 (4.17%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.17%) Pandas
7 6 (4.17%) scikit-learn
8 5 (3.47%) .NET
8 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.47%) Vue.js
9 4 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.78%) Symfony
10 3 (2.08%) Gson
10 3 (2.08%) Material Design
10 3 (2.08%) RxJava
10 3 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (11.81%) User Experience
3 16 (11.11%) Cloud Native
4 9 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.17%) Digital Currency
6 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.08%) Bitcoin
8 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.39%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.39%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.69%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.47%) Linux
2 4 (2.78%) Android
3 3 (2.08%) CentOS
3 3 (2.08%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.08%) Windows
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.69%) DC/OS
4 1 (0.69%) Debian
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.89%) DevOps
1 56 (38.89%) Microservices
2 40 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.61%) Test Automation
4 33 (22.92%) TDD
5 32 (22.22%) Fintech
6 29 (20.14%) Software Engineering
7 24 (16.67%) BDD
8 20 (13.89%) Open Source
9 19 (13.19%) Infrastructure as Code
10 16 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 16 (11.11%) Data Science
10 16 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 16 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 15 (10.42%) Migration
12 14 (9.72%) Cryptocurrency
12 14 (9.72%) E-Commerce
13 13 (9.03%) Infrastructure Management
13 13 (9.03%) OO
14 12 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 111 (77.08%) Python
2 74 (51.39%) Java
3 26 (18.06%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 24 (16.67%) Ruby
5 18 (12.50%) Kotlin
6 12 (8.33%) C#
7 10 (6.94%) C++
7 10 (6.94%) SQL
8 9 (6.25%) Scala
8 9 (6.25%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.86%) PHP
10 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.47%) Clojure
12 4 (2.78%) Perl
13 3 (2.08%) PHP 7
14 2 (1.39%) Elixir
14 2 (1.39%) Groovy
14 2 (1.39%) Rust
14 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) QA
System Software
1 74 (51.39%) Docker
2 7 (4.86%) vSphere
3 1 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (44.44%) Kubernetes
2 35 (24.31%) Terraform
3 16 (11.11%) Ansible
3 16 (11.11%) Packer
4 7 (4.86%) Puppet
5 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.08%) logstash
7 2 (1.39%) Grafana
7 2 (1.39%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.39%) Kibana
7 2 (1.39%) Mesos
8 1 (0.69%) Consul
8 1 (0.69%) Graphite
8 1 (0.69%) Marathon
8 1 (0.69%) Nagios
8 1 (0.69%) Salt
8 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (18.75%) Google
2 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.08%) SAP
4 2 (1.39%) HubSpot
4 2 (1.39%) New Relic
5 1 (0.69%) Facebook
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle
5 1 (0.69%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.69%) Snowplow
5 1 (0.69%) Sony
5 1 (0.69%) Spotify
5 1 (0.69%) Twitter
5 1 (0.69%) VMware
5 1 (0.69%) Xamarin