Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 - 143
Rank change year-on-year - +143 -
Permanent jobs citing Go 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.30% - 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% - 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 - £39,000
10th Percentile £50,750 - £38,500
90th Percentile £70,250 - £39,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £50,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +13.86% +68.33% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,360 1,392 1,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.78% 60.23% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 880 859 670
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Edinburgh

Go
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Go.

1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
3 5 (62.50%) Terraform
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
6 1 (12.50%) React
6 1 (12.50%) koa
6 1 (12.50%) React Native
6 1 (12.50%) RxJS
6 1 (12.50%) Redux
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Data Science
6 1 (12.50%) Java 8
6 1 (12.50%) Fintech
6 1 (12.50%) Anomaly Detection
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) D3.js
1 1 (12.50%) Express
1 1 (12.50%) koa
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) React Native
1 1 (12.50%) Redux
1 1 (12.50%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Science
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Java 8
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (62.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk