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

Go (Golang)
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 204 238
Rank change year-on-year +42 +34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Go 44 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.98% 0.44% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 0.81% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 10
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -30.77%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £60,000 £51,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -30.77%

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 2,492 2,725 2,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.53% 54.96% 51.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,138 2,381 2,533
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 36 (81.82%) Docker
2 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (61.36%) MySQL
4 23 (52.27%) React
4 23 (52.27%) Node.js
5 22 (50.00%) Java
6 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 20 (45.45%) Python
7 19 (43.18%) Scala
8 18 (40.91%) TDD
8 18 (40.91%) Spring
8 18 (40.91%) Oracle
8 18 (40.91%) HTML
8 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
8 18 (40.91%) Kubernetes
8 18 (40.91%) Spring Boot
9 17 (38.64%) AngularJS
10 16 (36.36%) Linux
10 16 (36.36%) CSS
10 16 (36.36%) BDD
10 16 (36.36%) Dropwizard
11 15 (34.09%) Google
12 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (25.00%) Redis
13 11 (25.00%) Terraform
13 11 (25.00%) Prometheus
14 10 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
15 9 (20.45%) OO
15 9 (20.45%) PHP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.55%) Loggly
3 2 (4.55%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) MySQL
2 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
3 11 (25.00%) Redis
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.64%) Vagrant
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Maven
3 2 (4.55%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Gatling
4 1 (2.27%) Hudson
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Python Developer
4 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.82%) Games Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Development Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Head of Development
8 2 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) Node.js
1 23 (52.27%) React
2 18 (40.91%) HTML
2 18 (40.91%) Spring
2 18 (40.91%) Spring Boot
3 17 (38.64%) AngularJS
4 16 (36.36%) CSS
4 16 (36.36%) Dropwizard
5 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 4 (9.09%) GraphQL
6 4 (9.09%) Kafka
7 3 (6.82%) .NET
7 3 (6.82%) RESTful
8 2 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (4.55%) HTML5
8 2 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.27%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) TDD
3 16 (36.36%) BDD
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.45%) DevOps
5 9 (20.45%) Microservices
5 9 (20.45%) OO
6 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.36%) Data Science
7 5 (11.36%) High Availability
7 5 (11.36%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.09%) Data Management
8 4 (9.09%) Isomorphic JavaScript
8 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.55%) ETL
9 2 (4.55%) OOD
9 2 (4.55%) Open Source
9 2 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 20 (45.45%) Python
3 19 (43.18%) Scala
4 9 (20.45%) PHP
5 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.09%) Ruby
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (6.82%) Java 8
8 2 (4.55%) C#
8 2 (4.55%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) PHP 7
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
System Software
1 36 (81.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) Kubernetes
2 11 (25.00%) Prometheus
2 11 (25.00%) Terraform
3 9 (20.45%) Rancher
4 3 (6.82%) Nagios
4 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.82%) Puppet
4 3 (6.82%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.55%) Cobbler
5 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.27%) Ansible
6 1 (2.27%) Consul
6 1 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.27%) Grafana
6 1 (2.27%) Graphite
6 1 (2.27%) linkerd
6 1 (2.27%) Opsview
6 1 (2.27%) Packer
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) New Relic
3 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.55%) Splunk