Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Go 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £67,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +5.88% -

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 1,479 1,175 1,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 56.78% 54.05% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 960 795 767
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,125 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Go.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform