Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 187 177 240
Rank change year-on-year -10 +63 +86
Permanent jobs citing Go 23 29 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 0.75% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 1.50% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 36
10th Percentile £71,250 £38,750 "
25th Percentile £73,125 £45,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.66% +26.19%
75th Percentile £88,750 £78,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £96,750 £85,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,958 1,933 3,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.85% 49.87% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 1,492 3,099
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the East of England

Go
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in the East of England.

Salary trend for Go in the East of England

Go
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Go in the East of England

Go
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -17 20 £81,250 +8.33% 8
Essex - 3 £72,500 - 3
Go
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Go.

1 22 (95.65%) Python
2 21 (91.30%) AWS
3 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) GCP
4 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
5 9 (39.13%) C#
5 9 (39.13%) Node.js
5 9 (39.13%) Azure
5 9 (39.13%) Docker
6 8 (34.78%) REST
7 7 (30.43%) SOAP
7 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (26.09%) GraphQL
9 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (21.74%) React
9 5 (21.74%) Next.js
9 5 (21.74%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
10 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
10 4 (17.39%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) Terraform
10 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
10 4 (17.39%) DevOps
10 4 (17.39%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (17.39%) Webhook
11 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (13.04%) Cloud Native
11 3 (13.04%) Deployment Automation

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 21 (91.30%) AWS
2 11 (47.83%) GCP
3 9 (39.13%) Azure
4 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) BigQuery
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) GitLab
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) CircleCI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.35%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Python Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Backend Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) React Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Backend Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Node.js
2 8 (34.78%) REST
3 7 (30.43%) SOAP
4 6 (26.09%) GraphQL
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) Next.js
5 5 (21.74%) React
6 4 (17.39%) Ionic Framework
7 3 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) CSS
8 1 (4.35%) CSS3
8 1 (4.35%) HTML
8 1 (4.35%) HTML5
8 1 (4.35%) Redux
8 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
2 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
2 4 (17.39%) Webhook
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Data Pipeline
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Microservices
5 1 (4.35%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Python
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Rust
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
2 4 (17.39%) Terraform
3 3 (13.04%) Ansible
3 3 (13.04%) Kibana
3 3 (13.04%) logstash
3 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Puppet
4 2 (8.70%) Istio
4 2 (8.70%) Nagios
4 2 (8.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
1 2 (8.70%) Dynatrace