Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 159 256
Rank change year-on-year +42 +97 +3
Permanent jobs citing Go 113 189 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.23% 1.86% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 3.06% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 100 213 89
Median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +5.45%
10th Percentile £36,250 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -

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 2,923 6,172 6,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.73% 60.66% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,580 5,499 6,073
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,125 £96,250 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Go as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 August 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 8 August 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 £70,000 -
Go
Central London

For the 6 months to 8 August 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.

1 105 (92.92%) Python
2 67 (59.29%) Kubernetes
3 54 (47.79%) AWS
4 51 (45.13%) Java
5 48 (42.48%) Docker
6 44 (38.94%) Machine Learning
7 38 (33.63%) DevOps
8 33 (29.20%) GCP
8 33 (29.20%) Linux
9 32 (28.32%) Terraform
10 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
10 27 (23.89%) Ansible
11 26 (23.01%) Kafka
12 25 (22.12%) Ruby
13 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
13 24 (21.24%) Node.js
14 22 (19.47%) Microservices
15 21 (18.58%) Google
16 20 (17.70%) PHP
16 20 (17.70%) Finance
16 20 (17.70%) Opscode Chef
17 19 (16.81%) Azure
17 19 (16.81%) Fintech
18 18 (15.93%) Big Data
19 17 (15.04%) NoSQL
20 16 (14.16%) Jenkins
20 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
20 16 (14.16%) Artificial Intelligence
20 16 (14.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 15 (13.27%) Infrastructure as Code

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 14 (12.39%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (8.85%) Apache
3 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.77%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 54 (47.79%) AWS
2 33 (29.20%) GCP
3 19 (16.81%) Azure
4 13 (11.50%) SaaS
5 11 (9.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (7.96%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (7.96%) Serverless
7 5 (4.42%) Firebase
7 5 (4.42%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (3.54%) PaaS
9 3 (2.65%) IaaS
10 2 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.77%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (1.77%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.88%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.88%) Datadog
11 1 (0.88%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) Firewall
2 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) AMQP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) DSL
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.93%) Big Data
2 17 (15.04%) NoSQL
3 14 (12.39%) MySQL
4 13 (11.50%) Neo4j
5 11 (9.73%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
7 9 (7.96%) Hadoop
8 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
9 5 (4.42%) BigQuery
10 3 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.77%) Power BI
11 2 (1.77%) QlikView
11 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.88%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.88%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
1 16 (14.16%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.31%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.65%) CircleCI
4 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.65%) Cypress.io
4 3 (2.65%) GoCD
4 3 (2.65%) Protractor
4 3 (2.65%) Selenium
5 2 (1.77%) GitLab
5 2 (1.77%) webpack
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.88%) JMeter
6 1 (0.88%) Katalon Studio
6 1 (0.88%) Mocha
6 1 (0.88%) Postman
6 1 (0.88%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (17.70%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Banking
3 9 (7.96%) Law
4 5 (4.42%) Games
5 4 (3.54%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.77%) Advertising
6 2 (1.77%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (15.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (14.16%) Platform Engineer
4 16 (14.16%) Python Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Software Engineer
6 14 (12.39%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (11.50%) Monitoring Engineer
7 13 (11.50%) Network Engineer
7 13 (11.50%) Network Monitoring Engineer
8 12 (10.62%) React Developer
9 10 (8.85%) Python Software Engineer
10 7 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (6.19%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) AWS DevOps
11 6 (5.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) AWS Software Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) Data Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.01%) Kafka
2 24 (21.24%) Node.js
3 14 (12.39%) Elastic Stack
3 14 (12.39%) React
4 13 (11.50%) CSS
4 13 (11.50%) HTML
5 10 (8.85%) REST
6 9 (7.96%) .NET
6 9 (7.96%) HTML5
7 8 (7.08%) Apache Beam
8 7 (6.19%) CSS3
8 7 (6.19%) Redux
8 7 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (6.19%) WebSockets
9 5 (4.42%) Flutter
9 5 (4.42%) React Native
10 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (3.54%) RxSwift
11 3 (2.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Cloud Native
1 8 (7.08%) Public Cloud
1 8 (7.08%) User Experience
2 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.20%) Linux
2 5 (4.42%) Android
2 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.54%) CentOS
4 2 (1.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) Machine Learning
2 38 (33.63%) DevOps
3 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
4 22 (19.47%) Microservices
5 19 (16.81%) Fintech
6 16 (14.16%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (14.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 15 (13.27%) Infrastructure as Code
8 14 (12.39%) TDD
9 13 (11.50%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (10.62%) Data Science
10 12 (10.62%) OOP
11 11 (9.73%) Front End Development
12 10 (8.85%) Software Delivery
13 9 (7.96%) Task Automation
14 8 (7.08%) ETL
14 8 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (7.08%) Test Automation
15 7 (6.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 105 (92.92%) Python
2 51 (45.13%) Java
3 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.12%) Ruby
5 20 (17.70%) PHP
6 13 (11.50%) Perl
7 12 (10.62%) TypeScript
8 10 (8.85%) Scala
9 9 (7.96%) C#
10 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
10 8 (7.08%) R
11 6 (5.31%) Kotlin
12 4 (3.54%) Julia
13 3 (2.65%) Apple Swift
13 3 (2.65%) C
13 3 (2.65%) C++
13 3 (2.65%) SQL
14 2 (1.77%) Elixir
15 1 (0.88%) Clojure
15 1 (0.88%) Rust
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) PhD
2 7 (6.19%) Degree
3 5 (4.42%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) PSD2
System Software
1 48 (42.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 67 (59.29%) Kubernetes
2 32 (28.32%) Terraform
3 27 (23.89%) Ansible
4 20 (17.70%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (13.27%) Puppet
6 13 (11.50%) Netcool
6 13 (11.50%) Opsview
7 3 (2.65%) Grafana
7 3 (2.65%) Packer
7 3 (2.65%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.88%) Nagios
8 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Google
2 13 (11.50%) AppDynamics
2 13 (11.50%) Dynatrace
2 13 (11.50%) SevOne
2 13 (11.50%) TOWER Software
3 5 (4.42%) IBM
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) SaltStack
4 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.65%) Tableau
5 2 (1.77%) Splunk
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.88%) Foundry
6 1 (0.88%) HubSpot
6 1 (0.88%) hybris
6 1 (0.88%) New Relic
6 1 (0.88%) Palantir
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) Xamarin