Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 209 212
Rank change year-on-year +32 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Go 25 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.66% 0.34% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 0.64% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 4
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% -
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £76,250
% change year-on-year -4.35% -24.59% +117.86%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,867 2,332 2,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.95% 52.56% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,547 2,033 1,890
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Hertfordshire

Go
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Go in Hertfordshire

Go
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 21 £60,000 -
Hatfield +3 1 £67,500 +12.50%
Go
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Open Source
4 16 (64.00%) Ruby
4 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (52.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (48.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (48.00%) Metasploit
6 12 (48.00%) CSSLP
6 12 (48.00%) Security Architecture
6 12 (48.00%) SIEM
6 12 (48.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (48.00%) DevOps
6 12 (48.00%) Kali Linux
6 12 (48.00%) Netsparker
6 12 (48.00%) Threat Modelling
6 12 (48.00%) Secure Coding
6 12 (48.00%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (48.00%) SANS
6 12 (48.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
6 12 (48.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (48.00%) Nessus
6 12 (48.00%) CEH
6 12 (48.00%) GIAC
6 12 (48.00%) Nmap
6 12 (48.00%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Qualys
6 12 (48.00%) Perl
6 12 (48.00%) PHP

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (32.00%) OLAP
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Security Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Kali Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Open Source
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (48.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 12 (48.00%) DevOps
4 12 (48.00%) Identity Access Management
4 12 (48.00%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (48.00%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (48.00%) Secure Coding
4 12 (48.00%) Security Architecture
4 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
4 12 (48.00%) SIEM
4 12 (48.00%) Threat Modelling
4 12 (48.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (32.00%) Critical Thinking
5 8 (32.00%) Data Architecture
5 8 (32.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (32.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (64.00%) Ruby
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
3 12 (48.00%) PHP
4 8 (32.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (32.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CEH
1 12 (48.00%) CISA
1 12 (48.00%) CISM
1 12 (48.00%) CISSP
1 12 (48.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 12 (48.00%) CSSLP
1 12 (48.00%) GIAC
1 12 (48.00%) SANS
1 12 (48.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Nessus
1 12 (48.00%) Nmap
2 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (16.00%) Grafana
3 4 (16.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Netsparker
1 12 (48.00%) Qualys
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) New Relic