Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 144 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Permanent jobs citing Go 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% - -
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 £67,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.37% +92.86% -17.65%

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 1,317 1,581 1,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.10% 59.59% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1,018 837
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,625 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £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 14 December 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 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Terraform
3 5 (71.43%) Docker
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) Big Data
4 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
6 2 (28.57%) Scala
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (28.57%) Puppet
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Kafka
6 2 (28.57%) GitHub
6 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics

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 (28.57%) Apache Pig
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (28.57%) AWS CodePipeline
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (28.57%) Datadog
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
1 2 (28.57%) Serverless
1 2 (28.57%) Sumo Logic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) GitLab
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (28.57%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Express
3 1 (14.29%) koa
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) React Native
3 1 (14.29%) Redux
3 1 (14.29%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (85.71%) Terraform
2 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) Grafana
3 2 (28.57%) Oozie
3 2 (28.57%) Packer
3 2 (28.57%) Prometheus
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk