Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 127 230
Rank change year-on-year -89 +103 +59
Permanent jobs citing Go 15 10 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.29% 0.50% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.88% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 41
10th Percentile £51,750 £39,950 £48,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £72,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.69% +20.83% +9.09%
75th Percentile £93,750 £82,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £96,750 £98,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +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 2,298 1,138 3,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.93% 56.99% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 909 2,589
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,847 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -63 9 £87,500 +52.17% 7
Hertfordshire -55 4 £57,500 -23.33% 9
Bedfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Essex - 1 - - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (86.67%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) AWS
4 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) React
6 7 (46.67%) Azure
6 7 (46.67%) Node.js
7 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) Docker
7 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
8 5 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (26.67%) Next.js
9 4 (26.67%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (20.00%) Webhook
10 3 (20.00%) Data Science
10 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
10 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
10 3 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
10 3 (20.00%) Analytics
10 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
11 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
11 2 (13.33%) Puppet
11 2 (13.33%) Microservices
11 2 (13.33%) RHCSA

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 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Azure
3 2 (13.33%) GCP
3 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
3 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
3 2 (13.33%) Snowflake
4 1 (6.67%) Collibra
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Power BI
1 2 (13.33%) Redshift Spectrum
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) Data Vault
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) React Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Backend Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) React
2 7 (46.67%) Node.js
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Next.js
5 3 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) Redux
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) Spring
7 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Data Science
2 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (20.00%) Webhook
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
3 2 (13.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) R
6 2 (13.33%) Scala
7 1 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) RHCE
1 2 (13.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) SaltStack
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Talend