Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 150 139
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 -
Permanent jobs citing Go 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.076% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.12% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 - £39,000
10th Percentile £50,750 - £38,500
90th Percentile £61,250 - £39,500
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 - £35,000

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 1,294 1,630 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.29% 61.81% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 822 991 730
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Go in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Go in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) Ansible
2 8 (88.89%) Terraform
3 5 (55.56%) Docker
3 5 (55.56%) Node.js
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive

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 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (22.22%) AWS CodePipeline
1 2 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (22.22%) Datadog
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
1 2 (22.22%) Serverless
1 2 (22.22%) Sumo Logic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
2 2 (22.22%) GitLab
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (22.22%) Kafka
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Express
3 1 (11.11%) koa
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) React Native
3 1 (11.11%) Redux
3 1 (11.11%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Ansible
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (88.89%) Terraform
2 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (22.22%) Grafana
3 2 (22.22%) Oozie
3 2 (22.22%) Packer
3 2 (22.22%) Prometheus
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk