Period
to 20 February 2018

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

Go (Golang)
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 212 263
Rank change year-on-year +44 +51 -
Permanent jobs citing Go 47 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.95% 0.27% 0.088%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 0.49% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 6
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -38.46% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -38.46% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,598 2,885 3,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.25% 54.65% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,339 2,552 3,117
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Leeds

Go
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Go in Leeds

Go
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Go.

1 45 (95.74%) Java
2 34 (72.34%) Scala
2 34 (72.34%) React
3 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (51.06%) PHP
5 23 (48.94%) Docker
6 21 (44.68%) Open Source
6 21 (44.68%) Node.js
7 20 (42.55%) DevOps
8 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
8 18 (38.30%) Kubernetes
8 18 (38.30%) HTML
8 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
8 18 (38.30%) CSS
9 17 (36.17%) Oracle
10 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
11 15 (31.91%) Spring Boot
11 15 (31.91%) Dropwizard
11 15 (31.91%) MySQL
11 15 (31.91%) BDD
11 15 (31.91%) TDD
11 15 (31.91%) Spring
12 13 (27.66%) Python
13 12 (25.53%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (21.28%) SDLC
14 10 (21.28%) Multimedia
14 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
15 9 (19.15%) Ruby
15 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
16 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Loggly
3 2 (4.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
2 15 (31.91%) MySQL
3 12 (25.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Riak
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.38%) Hudson
4 2 (4.26%) Grunt
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (21.28%) Multimedia
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Engineering Manager
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering Manager
3 10 (21.28%) Software Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Digital Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) React
2 21 (44.68%) Node.js
3 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
3 18 (38.30%) CSS
3 18 (38.30%) HTML
4 15 (31.91%) Dropwizard
4 15 (31.91%) Spring
4 15 (31.91%) Spring Boot
5 3 (6.38%) Apache Flex
5 3 (6.38%) CSS3
5 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.26%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) Kafka
6 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (2.13%) Sass
7 1 (2.13%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (6.38%) PMI
2 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Open Source
3 20 (42.55%) DevOps
4 15 (31.91%) BDD
4 15 (31.91%) TDD
5 10 (21.28%) SDLC
5 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.38%) High Availability
9 3 (6.38%) IT Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.38%) Microservices
9 3 (6.38%) SIEM
10 1 (2.13%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) Java
2 34 (72.34%) Scala
3 24 (51.06%) PHP
4 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
5 13 (27.66%) Python
6 9 (19.15%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 23 (48.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Kubernetes
2 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (14.89%) Packer
4 6 (12.77%) Ansible
4 6 (12.77%) Puppet
5 5 (10.64%) Nagios
5 5 (10.64%) Salt
5 5 (10.64%) ZABBIX
6 4 (8.51%) Terraform
7 3 (6.38%) Consul
7 3 (6.38%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (6.38%) Grafana
7 3 (6.38%) Graphite
7 3 (6.38%) Opsview
8 2 (4.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) New Relic
3 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.26%) SaltStack
3 2 (4.26%) Splunk