Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 183 192 283
Rank change year-on-year +9 +91 +7
Permanent jobs citing Go 905 1,114 837
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.88% 1.81% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.34% 3.18% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 828 998 740
Median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £110,375 £105,375 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -

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 27,076 34,996 38,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.32% 56.98% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22,456 29,366 32,726
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in London

Go
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Go in London

Go
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 -17 159 £75,000 - 52
West London +7 40 £57,500 +9.52% 26
South London -2 14 £60,000 +6.67% 4
East London +13 4 £62,500 +4.17% 13
Go
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 632 (69.83%) Python
2 483 (53.37%) Kubernetes
3 452 (49.94%) AWS
4 442 (48.84%) Docker
5 416 (45.97%) Java
6 395 (43.65%) DevOps
7 281 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
8 267 (29.50%) Terraform
9 258 (28.51%) JavaScript
10 249 (27.51%) Linux
11 234 (25.86%) GCP
12 228 (25.19%) Software Engineering
13 227 (25.08%) Ansible
14 208 (22.98%) Node.js
15 197 (21.77%) Microservices
16 196 (21.66%) Azure
17 192 (21.22%) Ruby
18 179 (19.78%) Finance
19 175 (19.34%) Jenkins
20 158 (17.46%) Bash Shell
21 143 (15.80%) Puppet
22 130 (14.36%) Git (software)
23 122 (13.48%) C++
24 121 (13.37%) SQL
25 115 (12.71%) Infrastructure as Code
26 113 (12.49%) Fintech
27 106 (11.71%) C#
27 106 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
28 103 (11.38%) Scala
29 100 (11.05%) TDD

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 62 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
2 48 (5.30%) Apache Spark
3 18 (1.99%) Apache
4 16 (1.77%) Confluence
5 15 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (1.66%) Hyperledger
6 11 (1.22%) nginx
6 11 (1.22%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (0.66%) Ethereum
9 4 (0.44%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.44%) Luigi
10 1 (0.11%) Camunda
10 1 (0.11%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.44%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.11%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.11%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 452 (49.94%) AWS
2 234 (25.86%) GCP
3 196 (21.66%) Azure
4 92 (10.17%) Serverless
5 59 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 57 (6.30%) SaaS
7 49 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
8 47 (5.19%) PaaS
9 35 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (3.87%) Amazon S3
10 34 (3.76%) GitHub
11 30 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
12 29 (3.20%) Amazon ECS
12 29 (3.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 26 (2.87%) IaaS
14 24 (2.65%) OpenShift
15 23 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 19 (2.10%) Amazon EKS
17 18 (1.99%) Route 53
18 17 (1.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.31%) HTTP
2 26 (2.87%) Internet
3 22 (2.43%) Firewall
4 16 (1.77%) DNS
5 13 (1.44%) VPN
6 10 (1.10%) VoIP
7 8 (0.88%) Network Security
8 6 (0.66%) IPsec
9 5 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.44%) STUN
11 2 (0.22%) AMQP
11 2 (0.22%) DSL
11 2 (0.22%) SSL
11 2 (0.22%) X.509
12 1 (0.11%) 4G
12 1 (0.11%) MPLS
12 1 (0.11%) OpenFlow
12 1 (0.11%) RTP
12 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
2 85 (9.39%) MongoDB
3 74 (8.18%) MySQL
4 71 (7.85%) NoSQL
5 54 (5.97%) Big Data
6 46 (5.08%) Blockchain
6 46 (5.08%) Redis
7 37 (4.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 25 (2.76%) Hadoop
9 23 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.66%) Relational Database
11 15 (1.66%) SQL Server
12 14 (1.55%) BigQuery
13 13 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.77%) Amazon Aurora
16 6 (0.66%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.66%) Power BI
16 6 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 175 (19.34%) Jenkins
2 130 (14.36%) Git (software)
3 55 (6.08%) CircleCI
4 47 (5.19%) GitLab
5 46 (5.08%) JIRA
6 42 (4.64%) TeamCity
7 36 (3.98%) Cucumber
8 32 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (3.31%) Selenium
10 24 (2.65%) Gradle
11 22 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (2.32%) Bitbucket
12 21 (2.32%) Vagrant
13 20 (2.21%) Maven
14 18 (1.99%) Metasploit
15 15 (1.66%) git-flow
16 13 (1.44%) Hudson
17 12 (1.33%) gulp
17 12 (1.33%) Spinnaker
18 11 (1.22%) SonarQube
General
1 179 (19.78%) Finance
2 70 (7.73%) Banking
3 26 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.54%) Marketing
5 20 (2.21%) Games
6 15 (1.66%) Public Sector
7 14 (1.55%) Brand Awareness
7 14 (1.55%) Law
8 9 (0.99%) Retail
9 8 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.77%) Electronics
10 7 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.44%) Publishing
12 3 (0.33%) Advertising
12 3 (0.33%) Billing
13 2 (0.22%) iGaming
13 2 (0.22%) Legal
13 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 231 (25.52%) Developer
2 213 (23.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (8.51%) Software Engineer
4 62 (6.85%) AWS Engineer
5 58 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 51 (5.64%) Senior Developer
7 50 (5.52%) Security Engineer
8 47 (5.19%) Python Engineer
9 45 (4.97%) Platform Engineer
10 43 (4.75%) AWS DevOps
11 39 (4.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 38 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
13 33 (3.65%) Data Engineer
14 32 (3.54%) Senior DevOps
15 30 (3.31%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 29 (3.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 28 (3.09%) Architect
18 27 (2.98%) Python Developer
19 25 (2.76%) Lead Developer
20 24 (2.65%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (22.98%) Node.js
2 94 (10.39%) Kafka
3 90 (9.94%) REST
4 78 (8.62%) React
5 43 (4.75%) .NET
6 41 (4.53%) RESTful
7 38 (4.20%) gRPC
7 38 (4.20%) Web Services
8 33 (3.65%) HTML
9 32 (3.54%) AngularJS
9 32 (3.54%) CSS
10 30 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
11 26 (2.87%) JSON
12 23 (2.54%) HTML5
13 22 (2.43%) Django
14 20 (2.21%) GraphQL
15 18 (1.99%) Redux
16 17 (1.88%) YAML
17 16 (1.77%) Catalyst
17 16 (1.77%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.75%) Cloud Native
2 49 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 33 (3.65%) PKI
3 33 (3.65%) User Experience
4 24 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.54%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.43%) Algorithms
7 21 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
8 16 (1.77%) Bitcoin
8 16 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.77%) Social Network
9 14 (1.55%) Internet of Things
10 13 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (0.99%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.99%) Replication
13 7 (0.77%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.77%) Social Media
14 6 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 249 (27.51%) Linux
2 82 (9.06%) Windows
3 42 (4.64%) Unix
4 25 (2.76%) CentOS
5 16 (1.77%) Kali Linux
6 12 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.10%) Android
8 7 (0.77%) Debian
9 6 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.66%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.44%) Mesosphere
11 3 (0.33%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (43.65%) DevOps
2 281 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (25.19%) Software Engineering
4 197 (21.77%) Microservices
5 115 (12.71%) Infrastructure as Code
6 113 (12.49%) Fintech
7 100 (11.05%) TDD
8 99 (10.94%) Configuration Management
9 97 (10.72%) Machine Learning
10 90 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (8.73%) Artificial Intelligence
12 78 (8.62%) Test Automation
13 74 (8.18%) SDLC
14 73 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
15 72 (7.96%) Computer Science
16 65 (7.18%) Continuous Delivery
17 60 (6.63%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 56 (6.19%) Data Science
18 56 (6.19%) Mentoring
19 53 (5.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 632 (69.83%) Python
2 416 (45.97%) Java
3 258 (28.51%) JavaScript
4 192 (21.22%) Ruby
5 158 (17.46%) Bash Shell
6 122 (13.48%) C++
7 121 (13.37%) SQL
8 106 (11.71%) C#
9 103 (11.38%) Scala
10 55 (6.08%) PHP
11 52 (5.75%) C
12 51 (5.64%) TypeScript
13 48 (5.30%) Perl
14 42 (4.64%) Kotlin
15 41 (4.53%) PowerShell
16 35 (3.87%) Groovy
17 22 (2.43%) Clojure
18 17 (1.88%) Shell Script
19 12 (1.33%) Rust
20 11 (1.22%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 65 (7.18%) Degree
2 34 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.21%) PhD
4 8 (0.88%) CISSP
4 8 (0.88%) OSCP
5 7 (0.77%) CEH
5 7 (0.77%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (0.77%) OSCE
5 7 (0.77%) SANS
5 7 (0.77%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.66%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.66%) CEPT
6 6 (0.66%) CREST Certified
6 6 (0.66%) EC-Council LPT
6 6 (0.66%) GXPN
7 5 (0.55%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.22%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.11%) GIAC
9 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.31%) QA
2 4 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.22%) GDPR
4 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 442 (48.84%) Docker
2 22 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.55%) etcd
7 4 (0.44%) zsh
8 3 (0.33%) iptables
9 2 (0.22%) Snort
9 2 (0.22%) vCloud
9 2 (0.22%) vSphere
10 1 (0.11%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) OpenSSH
10 1 (0.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 483 (53.37%) Kubernetes
2 267 (29.50%) Terraform
3 227 (25.08%) Ansible
4 143 (15.80%) Puppet
5 106 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (4.31%) Prometheus
7 33 (3.65%) Istio
8 30 (3.31%) Packer
9 27 (2.98%) Grafana
10 25 (2.76%) Salt
11 24 (2.65%) Consul
12 18 (1.99%) Nessus
12 18 (1.99%) Nmap
13 17 (1.88%) Kubeflow
14 16 (1.77%) Nagios
15 14 (1.55%) SCCM
16 13 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
17 11 (1.22%) Opsview
18 9 (0.99%) Graphite
18 9 (0.99%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 92 (10.17%) Google
2 23 (2.54%) Microsoft
3 20 (2.21%) VMware
4 16 (1.77%) Qualys
4 16 (1.77%) Splunk
5 13 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.22%) SaltStack
7 10 (1.10%) Oracle
8 7 (0.77%) Facebook
8 7 (0.77%) Netsparker
8 7 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.77%) SAP
9 6 (0.66%) Apple
9 6 (0.66%) New Relic
9 6 (0.66%) Tableau
10 5 (0.55%) Spotify
11 4 (0.44%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.44%) CyberArk
11 4 (0.44%) FIS
11 4 (0.44%) Instagram