Period
to 15 October 2018

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

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 313 436
Rank change year-on-year +72 +123 +209
Permanent jobs citing Go 1,045 787 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.54% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 1.93% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 860 684 425
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38,944 40,768 41,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.30% 55.15% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32,217 32,173 36,805
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in London

Go
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Go in London

Go
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in London

Go
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the London region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Central London +30 143 £70,000 - 71
West London +54 42 £65,000 +8.33% 42
East London +6 17 £80,000 +29.03% 17
South London -5 3 £80,000 +7.38% 7
Go
England

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

1 717 (68.61%) Python
2 583 (55.79%) Java
3 511 (48.90%) Amazon AWS
4 499 (47.75%) Docker
5 457 (43.73%) DevOps
6 419 (40.10%) Kubernetes
7 408 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
8 326 (31.20%) Linux
9 313 (29.95%) Ruby
10 295 (28.23%) Ansible
11 287 (27.46%) Microservices
12 265 (25.36%) JavaScript
13 251 (24.02%) Software Engineering
14 248 (23.73%) Terraform
15 237 (22.68%) Node.js
16 226 (21.63%) Puppet
17 216 (20.67%) C++
18 205 (19.62%) Finance
18 205 (19.62%) Google Cloud Platform
19 202 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
20 199 (19.04%) Opscode Chef
21 196 (18.76%) Microsoft Azure
22 189 (18.09%) Google
23 187 (17.89%) Jenkins
24 181 (17.32%) Git (software)
25 176 (16.84%) Open Source
26 171 (16.36%) Configuration Management
27 165 (15.79%) Blockchain
28 159 (15.22%) TDD
29 158 (15.12%) Scala

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 115 (11.00%) Ethereum
2 47 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (4.02%) Tomcat
4 39 (3.73%) Apache
5 34 (3.25%) OpenStack
6 33 (3.16%) nginx
7 32 (3.06%) Cloud Foundry
8 29 (2.78%) Apache Spark
9 26 (2.49%) WebLogic
9 26 (2.49%) WebSphere
10 20 (1.91%) Hyperledger
11 10 (0.96%) CMS
12 9 (0.86%) Confluence
13 7 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
13 7 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.67%) Tornado
14 5 (0.48%) lighttpd
14 5 (0.48%) Luigi
15 4 (0.38%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.096%) HipChat
1 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.68%) Ripple
2 14 (1.34%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.096%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 511 (48.90%) Amazon AWS
2 205 (19.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 196 (18.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 99 (9.47%) Serverless
5 83 (7.94%) Amazon S3
6 79 (7.56%) Amazon EC2
7 72 (6.89%) GitHub
8 60 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
9 54 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
10 53 (5.07%) AWS CloudFormation
10 53 (5.07%) PaaS
11 40 (3.83%) SaaS
12 33 (3.16%) IaaS
12 33 (3.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 30 (2.87%) OpenShift
14 29 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
15 18 (1.72%) Sumo Logic
16 16 (1.53%) Route 53
17 14 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
17 14 (1.34%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 64 (6.12%) HTTP
2 45 (4.31%) Firewall
3 37 (3.54%) DNS
4 35 (3.35%) VPN
5 32 (3.06%) Internet
6 16 (1.53%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.05%) DHCP
8 9 (0.86%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 6 (0.57%) SSL
9 6 (0.57%) WAN
9 6 (0.57%) X.509
10 5 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.48%) LAN
10 5 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.38%) Network Security
11 4 (0.38%) VLAN
12 3 (0.29%) IPFS
13 2 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.19%) Software-Defined Networking
13 2 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (15.79%) Blockchain
2 117 (11.20%) NoSQL
3 106 (10.14%) MySQL
4 92 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
5 76 (7.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 71 (6.79%) Relational Database
7 70 (6.70%) Redis
8 58 (5.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 52 (4.98%) MongoDB
10 51 (4.88%) Big Data
11 38 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (3.06%) SQL Server
13 27 (2.58%) Data Mining
14 24 (2.30%) Hadoop
15 22 (2.11%) MariaDB
16 21 (2.01%) CouchDB
17 16 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (1.44%) RDBMS
19 13 (1.24%) Oracle Database
20 8 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 187 (17.89%) Jenkins
2 181 (17.32%) Git (software)
3 57 (5.45%) TeamCity
4 46 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 44 (4.21%) Maven
6 38 (3.64%) Gradle
7 35 (3.35%) Vagrant
8 33 (3.16%) Subversion
9 29 (2.78%) Cucumber
10 26 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 23 (2.20%) Hudson
12 22 (2.11%) Travis CI
12 22 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
13 21 (2.01%) GitLab
14 19 (1.82%) Mocha
15 18 (1.72%) JIRA
16 13 (1.24%) Jasmine
16 13 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
16 13 (1.24%) Selenium
17 12 (1.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 205 (19.62%) Finance
2 70 (6.70%) Retail
3 58 (5.55%) Banking
4 47 (4.50%) Marketing
5 45 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 42 (4.02%) Games
7 28 (2.68%) Front Office
8 26 (2.49%) Manufacturing
9 25 (2.39%) Electronics
10 20 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.44%) Law
12 13 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.05%) Advertising
14 3 (0.29%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.29%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Billing
15 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 394 (37.70%) Developer
2 222 (21.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 124 (11.87%) Software Engineer
4 105 (10.05%) Senior Developer
5 82 (7.85%) Architect
6 72 (6.89%) Senior DevOps
7 68 (6.51%) Python Developer
8 63 (6.03%) Blockchain Developer
9 56 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 55 (5.26%) Java Developer
11 48 (4.59%) AWS Developer
11 48 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
12 46 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
13 42 (4.02%) Cloud Engineer
14 40 (3.83%) Cloud Architect
15 38 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
16 34 (3.25%) Lead DevOps
17 33 (3.16%) Backend Developer
18 31 (2.97%) Senior Java Developer
19 30 (2.87%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (22.68%) Node.js
2 129 (12.34%) React
3 121 (11.58%) Web Services
4 95 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 93 (8.90%) RESTful
6 76 (7.27%) Smart Contracts
7 73 (6.99%) HTML
8 68 (6.51%) Kafka
9 63 (6.03%) CSS
10 61 (5.84%) Spring
11 54 (5.17%) REST
12 45 (4.31%) RabbitMQ
13 42 (4.02%) Spring Boot
14 39 (3.73%) Elastic Stack
15 34 (3.25%) HTML5
16 33 (3.16%) .NET
16 33 (3.16%) Ruby on Rails
16 33 (3.16%) WebSockets
17 29 (2.78%) LAMP
17 29 (2.78%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.77%) Computer Science
2 119 (11.39%) Fintech
3 64 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (5.84%) Algorithms
5 58 (5.55%) Self-Motivation
6 57 (5.45%) Bitcoin
7 56 (5.36%) Cloud Native
8 48 (4.59%) Public Cloud
9 36 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
10 34 (3.25%) Mobile App
11 33 (3.16%) Blog
12 29 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (2.68%) Data Structures
13 28 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
13 28 (2.68%) Litecoin
14 26 (2.49%) Robotics
15 24 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 24 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 23 (2.20%) Fixed Income
17 22 (2.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 326 (31.20%) Linux
2 74 (7.08%) Windows
3 68 (6.51%) Unix
4 28 (2.68%) Ubuntu
5 23 (2.20%) CentOS
6 20 (1.91%) Android
7 19 (1.82%) VMS
8 17 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.34%) CoreOS
10 13 (1.24%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.05%) Mesosphere
12 8 (0.77%) Debian
12 8 (0.77%) Solaris
13 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.29%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.096%) Fedora
16 1 (0.096%) VyOS
16 1 (0.096%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (43.73%) DevOps
2 408 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
3 287 (27.46%) Microservices
4 251 (24.02%) Software Engineering
5 202 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
6 176 (16.84%) Open Source
7 171 (16.36%) Configuration Management
8 159 (15.22%) TDD
9 148 (14.16%) Test Automation
10 97 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
11 91 (8.71%) Machine Learning
11 91 (8.71%) Scrum
12 89 (8.52%) BDD
13 75 (7.18%) API Design
13 75 (7.18%) Continuous Delivery
14 72 (6.89%) Cryptocurrency
15 70 (6.70%) Mentoring
16 64 (6.12%) Continuous Deployment
17 61 (5.84%) Mathematics
18 59 (5.65%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 717 (68.61%) Python
2 583 (55.79%) Java
3 313 (29.95%) Ruby
4 265 (25.36%) JavaScript
5 216 (20.67%) C++
6 158 (15.12%) Scala
7 145 (13.88%) C#
8 132 (12.63%) Bash Shell
9 125 (11.96%) SQL
10 96 (9.19%) C
11 95 (9.09%) PHP
12 82 (7.85%) Solidity
13 63 (6.03%) Elixir
14 54 (5.17%) PowerShell
15 40 (3.83%) Haskell
16 34 (3.25%) Rust
17 30 (2.87%) Kotlin
18 29 (2.78%) ES6
19 28 (2.68%) TypeScript
20 27 (2.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 134 (12.82%) Degree
2 75 (7.18%) Master's Degree
3 69 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (2.11%) AWS Certification
5 8 (0.77%) PhD
6 7 (0.67%) RHCE
6 7 (0.67%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.48%) CISSP
7 5 (0.48%) SANS
8 4 (0.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.29%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.29%) OSCP
10 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) OSCE
10 2 (0.19%) OSWP
10 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.096%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.55%) QA
2 9 (0.86%) GDPR
3 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.19%) PMO
6 1 (0.096%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.096%) HL7
6 1 (0.096%) SEPA
System Software
1 499 (47.75%) Docker
2 22 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.57%) etcd
6 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.48%) HDFS
6 5 (0.48%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.48%) vSphere
7 4 (0.38%) KVM
7 4 (0.38%) LXC
8 3 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.29%) Varnish
9 2 (0.19%) NFS
9 2 (0.19%) SkyDNS
9 2 (0.19%) Xen
10 1 (0.096%) DRBD
10 1 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.096%) vCloud
10 1 (0.096%) zsh
Systems Management
1 419 (40.10%) Kubernetes
2 295 (28.23%) Ansible
3 248 (23.73%) Terraform
4 226 (21.63%) Puppet
5 199 (19.04%) Opscode Chef
6 83 (7.94%) Salt
7 72 (6.89%) Prometheus
8 63 (6.03%) Docker Swarm
9 52 (4.98%) Consul
10 51 (4.88%) Nagios
11 49 (4.69%) Packer
11 49 (4.69%) ZABBIX
12 48 (4.59%) Grafana
13 33 (3.16%) Graphite
14 29 (2.78%) Mesos
15 22 (2.11%) Kibana
15 22 (2.11%) Opsview
16 14 (1.34%) HAProxy
17 13 (1.24%) Rancher
18 11 (1.05%) Automic
Vendors
1 189 (18.09%) Google
2 50 (4.78%) Red Hat
3 42 (4.02%) SAP
4 38 (3.64%) Oracle
4 38 (3.64%) VMware
5 37 (3.54%) Microsoft
5 37 (3.54%) Splunk
6 28 (2.68%) IBM
7 20 (1.91%) Rackspace
8 17 (1.63%) New Relic
9 15 (1.44%) SaltStack
10 12 (1.15%) Rakuten
11 10 (0.96%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.67%) Apiary
12 7 (0.67%) Apple
12 7 (0.67%) Facebook
12 7 (0.67%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.48%) Citrix
14 4 (0.38%) MapR
14 4 (0.38%) Twitter