Go Jobs in England

Go (Golang)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 346 179 121
Rank change year-on-year -167 -58 +18
Permanent jobs citing Go 664 1,931 4,050
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.78% 2.05% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 4.71% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 534 977 2,169
10th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £51,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +14.29%
75th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £136,250 £110,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +14.29%

All Programming Languages
England

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 27,552 41,041 69,637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 32.57% 43.59% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22,531 26,246 39,730
10th Percentile £35,250 £39,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Go in England

Go
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in England.

Salary trend for Go in England

Go
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Go in England

Go
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the England region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London -80 327 £100,000 +11.11% 141
South East -19 108 £53,750 -17.31% 23
North of England -160 89 £65,000 -18.75% 39
North West -91 71 £65,000 -21.21% 30
Midlands -30 49 £74,750 +6.79% 11
South West -88 49 £70,576 -2.65% 14
West Midlands +16 41 £77,250 +10.36% 10
East of England -56 26 £85,000 +6.25% 5
Yorkshire -55 14 £70,000 -12.50% 5
East Midlands -49 8 £55,000 -45.00% 1
North East -36 4 £55,000 -37.14% 4
Go
UK

Go
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (4.97%) Apache Airflow
2 16 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.81%) Apache
4 11 (1.66%) Confluence
5 7 (1.05%) nginx
6 3 (0.45%) CloudStack
6 3 (0.45%) IIS
6 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.30%) CMS
7 2 (0.30%) Liferay
7 2 (0.30%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.15%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 301 (45.33%) AWS
2 151 (22.74%) Azure
3 124 (18.67%) Serverless
4 101 (15.21%) GCP
5 75 (11.30%) AWS Lambda
6 62 (9.34%) GitHub
7 59 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
8 58 (8.73%) Amazon S3
9 53 (7.98%) Amazon ECS
9 53 (7.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 43 (6.48%) GitHub Actions
11 42 (6.33%) Amazon SQS
11 42 (6.33%) OpenShift
12 37 (5.57%) Azure DevOps
13 31 (4.67%) Snowflake
14 30 (4.52%) dbt
15 25 (3.77%) SaaS
16 19 (2.86%) Azure AKS
16 19 (2.86%) IaaS
17 18 (2.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.16%) Internet
2 10 (1.51%) Network Security
3 6 (0.90%) DNS
3 6 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.75%) AMQP
5 4 (0.60%) Firewall
6 3 (0.45%) HTTP
6 3 (0.45%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.45%) RS-232
6 3 (0.45%) RS-485
6 3 (0.45%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.30%) Broadband
7 2 (0.30%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.15%) 3G
8 1 (0.15%) DHCP
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) Multicast
8 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (19.88%) PostgreSQL
2 57 (8.58%) Amazon Redshift
3 56 (8.43%) Amazon RDS
4 52 (7.83%) Big Data
4 52 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 50 (7.53%) MySQL
6 38 (5.72%) Data Lake
7 34 (5.12%) Amazon Athena
7 34 (5.12%) Redis
8 30 (4.52%) Apache Arrow
8 30 (4.52%) Dremio
9 26 (3.92%) RDBMS
10 25 (3.77%) MongoDB
11 21 (3.16%) BigQuery
11 21 (3.16%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.86%) NoSQL
13 18 (2.71%) SQL Server
14 17 (2.56%) DynamoDB
15 13 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (1.81%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 125 (18.83%) Git
2 81 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 42 (6.33%) Artifactory
4 29 (4.37%) GitLab
5 26 (3.92%) JIRA
6 21 (3.16%) JDeveloper
7 15 (2.26%) Bitbucket
8 13 (1.96%) SonarQube
9 10 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (1.05%) Maven
11 7 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.75%) Appium
13 5 (0.75%) JUnit
13 5 (0.75%) Selenium
13 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.60%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.45%) Gatling
15 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 223 (33.58%) Finance
2 108 (16.27%) Social Skills
3 37 (5.57%) Banking
4 36 (5.42%) Front Office
5 34 (5.12%) Retail
6 31 (4.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 26 (3.92%) Law
7 26 (3.92%) Marketing
8 23 (3.46%) Publishing
9 21 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (2.11%) Games
11 13 (1.96%) Legal
12 12 (1.81%) Public Sector
13 11 (1.66%) Telecoms
14 8 (1.20%) Electronics
14 8 (1.20%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.90%) Health Technology
16 5 (0.75%) Influencing Skills
17 3 (0.45%) Advertising
17 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 161 (24.25%) Developer
2 155 (23.34%) Software Engineer
3 121 (18.22%) Senior
4 105 (15.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 85 (12.80%) AWS Engineer
6 78 (11.75%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 66 (9.94%) Lead
8 62 (9.34%) Cloud Engineer
9 48 (7.23%) AWS DevOps
9 48 (7.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 48 (7.23%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 40 (6.02%) Site Engineer
11 39 (5.87%) Software Developer
12 37 (5.57%) Senior Developer
13 31 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
14 30 (4.52%) Big Data Engineer
14 30 (4.52%) Platform Engineer
15 21 (3.16%) Cloud Software Engineer
15 21 (3.16%) Full Stack Engineer
15 21 (3.16%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (14.91%) gRPC
2 98 (14.76%) React
3 95 (14.31%) Node.js
4 84 (12.65%) Kafka
5 61 (9.19%) REST
6 41 (6.17%) RabbitMQ
7 36 (5.42%) J2EE
8 34 (5.12%) GraphQL
9 33 (4.97%) Protocol Buffers
9 33 (4.97%) Web Services
10 32 (4.82%) .NET
11 30 (4.52%) HTML
12 29 (4.37%) CSS
13 25 (3.77%) AngularJS
14 24 (3.61%) Svelte
15 20 (3.01%) jQuery
16 18 (2.71%) React Native
17 17 (2.56%) RESTful
18 16 (2.41%) JSON
19 15 (2.26%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.09%) Cloud Native
1 67 (10.09%) Distributed Systems
2 36 (5.42%) Legacy Code
2 36 (5.42%) Tandem
3 35 (5.27%) Algorithms
4 34 (5.12%) Hedge funds
5 32 (4.82%) Blockchain
5 32 (4.82%) Clustering
6 31 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (3.31%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (2.11%) Product Ownership
9 14 (2.11%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.81%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.66%) Blog
11 11 (1.66%) Legacy Systems
12 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.05%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.05%) Onboarding
14 6 (0.90%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 124 (18.67%) Linux
2 28 (4.22%) Windows
3 9 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.20%) Unix
4 8 (1.20%) VMS
5 7 (1.05%) Android
6 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.45%) CentOS
8 3 (0.45%) SUSE
8 3 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.30%) Debian
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (43.37%) Software Engineering
2 265 (39.91%) DevOps
3 218 (32.83%) Agile
4 212 (31.93%) CI/CD
5 135 (20.33%) Microservices
6 98 (14.76%) Infrastructure as Code
6 98 (14.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 97 (14.61%) Open Source
8 95 (14.31%) Continuous Integration
9 82 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
10 80 (12.05%) TDD
11 74 (11.14%) Computer Science
11 74 (11.14%) Containerisation
12 70 (10.54%) Asset Management
13 67 (10.09%) Full Stack Development
13 67 (10.09%) Roadmaps
14 59 (8.89%) Configuration Management
15 58 (8.73%) Mentoring
16 57 (8.58%) Test Automation
17 55 (8.28%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 346 (52.11%) Python
2 262 (39.46%) Java
3 174 (26.20%) JavaScript
4 99 (14.91%) TypeScript
5 79 (11.90%) C#
6 71 (10.69%) Bash
7 70 (10.54%) Rust
8 68 (10.24%) Ruby
9 66 (9.94%) SQL
10 51 (7.68%) C
11 50 (7.53%) C++
12 45 (6.78%) Kotlin
13 44 (6.63%) PowerShell
14 32 (4.82%) PHP
15 29 (4.37%) Scala
16 24 (3.61%) Perl
17 12 (1.81%) Groovy
18 10 (1.51%) Bicep
19 9 (1.36%) Shell Script
20 5 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (10.99%) Degree
2 37 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 24 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.86%) Master's Degree
6 13 (1.96%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.20%) Azure Certification
8 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.30%) PhD
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 1 (0.15%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.15%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.15%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) MCP
9 1 (0.15%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.87%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.30%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) NIST
5 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 241 (36.30%) Docker
2 7 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.60%) KVM
4 3 (0.45%) Ceph
4 3 (0.45%) Gluster
4 3 (0.45%) oVirt
5 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) LXC
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 307 (46.23%) Kubernetes
2 193 (29.07%) Terraform
3 60 (9.04%) Prometheus
4 59 (8.89%) Ansible
5 29 (4.37%) Progress Chef
6 27 (4.07%) Grafana
6 27 (4.07%) Puppet
7 13 (1.96%) Kibana
8 6 (0.90%) Argo
8 6 (0.90%) Salt
9 5 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.75%) Istio
9 5 (0.75%) Rancher
10 4 (0.60%) Packer
11 3 (0.45%) Graylog
11 3 (0.45%) Observium
11 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.30%) Consul
12 2 (0.30%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 44 (6.63%) Google
2 37 (5.57%) Oracle
3 36 (5.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.51%) Apple
4 10 (1.51%) New Relic
5 9 (1.36%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.36%) Splunk
5 9 (1.36%) VMware
6 8 (1.20%) SAP
6 8 (1.20%) Teradata
7 7 (1.05%) SaltStack
8 6 (0.90%) PagerDuty
9 5 (0.75%) LogicMonitor
10 4 (0.60%) YouTube
11 3 (0.45%) Dynatrace
11 3 (0.45%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.30%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.30%) OpenText
12 2 (0.30%) Pega
12 2 (0.30%) Sitecore