Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 341 626
Rank change year-on-year +34 +285 +154
Permanent jobs citing Go 777 666 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.05% 0.90% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 1.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 682 559 296
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £40,625
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +20.00%

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 40799 40425 47158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.94% 54.62% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32674 35448 40895
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +26 112 £70,000 +7.69% 19
West London +13 26 £70,000 +12.00% 7
South London - 12 £74,500 -
North London +6 2 £61,250 +6.52%
East London -1 1 £62,000 -27.06% 13
Go
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Go.

1 468 (60.23%) Python
2 400 (51.48%) Java
3 361 (46.46%) DevOps
4 343 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
5 339 (43.63%) Amazon AWS
6 324 (41.70%) Docker
7 274 (35.26%) Ruby
8 272 (35.01%) Linux
9 233 (29.99%) Kubernetes
10 227 (29.21%) JavaScript
11 208 (26.77%) Ansible
12 204 (26.25%) Software Engineering
13 202 (26.00%) TDD
14 199 (25.61%) Microservices
15 195 (25.10%) Node.js
16 174 (22.39%) Open Source
16 174 (22.39%) Finance
17 171 (22.01%) Puppet
18 156 (20.08%) Terraform
19 153 (19.69%) Jenkins
20 140 (18.02%) NoSQL
21 136 (17.50%) Scala
22 128 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
23 127 (16.34%) Computer Science
24 125 (16.09%) React
25 124 (15.96%) Google
25 124 (15.96%) PostgreSQL
26 122 (15.70%) Machine Learning
26 122 (15.70%) Fintech
27 117 (15.06%) MongoDB

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 85 (10.94%) Apache Spark
2 79 (10.17%) OpenStack
3 47 (6.05%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (6.05%) Tomcat
4 45 (5.79%) Ethereum
5 44 (5.66%) Apache
6 41 (5.28%) Hyperledger
7 30 (3.86%) Apache Solr
8 28 (3.60%) nginx
9 22 (2.83%) eris
9 22 (2.83%) Jetty
10 21 (2.70%) WebLogic
11 17 (2.19%) WebSphere
12 16 (2.06%) JBoss
13 11 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (1.03%) CloudStack
14 8 (1.03%) Confluence
15 7 (0.90%) Mongoose
16 6 (0.77%) Drupal
16 6 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.64%) HipChat
2 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
1 4 (0.51%) Workday HCM
2 2 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 339 (43.63%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (13.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 62 (7.98%) GitHub
5 56 (7.21%) SaaS
6 32 (4.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (3.99%) IaaS
8 25 (3.22%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (3.09%) Amazon S3
9 24 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
9 24 (3.09%) Serverless
10 20 (2.57%) OpenShift
10 20 (2.57%) PaaS
11 18 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (2.06%) Amazon Kinesis
13 13 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (1.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 11 (1.42%) Datadog
16 10 (1.29%) Sumo Logic
17 9 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.69%) HTTP
2 27 (3.47%) TCP/IP
3 25 (3.22%) DNS
4 24 (3.09%) Firewall
5 16 (2.06%) VPN
6 14 (1.80%) Internet
7 11 (1.42%) ICMP
8 9 (1.16%) Network Security
9 6 (0.77%) X.509
10 5 (0.64%) SMTP
11 4 (0.51%) VSAN
12 3 (0.39%) BGP
12 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.39%) SNMP
12 3 (0.39%) tcpdump
12 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.26%) SAN
14 1 (0.13%) FTP
14 1 (0.13%) LDAP
14 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (18.02%) NoSQL
2 124 (15.96%) PostgreSQL
3 117 (15.06%) MongoDB
4 116 (14.93%) MySQL
5 111 (14.29%) Big Data
6 89 (11.45%) Hadoop
7 86 (11.07%) Relational Database
8 80 (10.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 72 (9.27%) Redis
10 70 (9.01%) Blockchain
11 44 (5.66%) RDBMS
12 37 (4.76%) Riak
13 36 (4.63%) SQL Server
14 28 (3.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 28 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
15 22 (2.83%) Apache Hive
16 15 (1.93%) Couchbase
17 14 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
18 8 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
19 7 (0.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 153 (19.69%) Jenkins
2 103 (13.26%) Git (software)
3 31 (3.99%) JIRA
4 26 (3.35%) Maven
5 25 (3.22%) Vagrant
6 23 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (2.06%) Ant
7 16 (2.06%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.06%) Selenium
8 15 (1.93%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (1.80%) Artifactory
10 13 (1.67%) Hudson
11 12 (1.54%) GoCD
11 12 (1.54%) Gradle
11 12 (1.54%) TeamCity
12 11 (1.42%) gulp
12 11 (1.42%) JUnit
12 11 (1.42%) Subversion
12 11 (1.42%) Travis CI
12 11 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 174 (22.39%) Finance
2 49 (6.31%) Retail
3 35 (4.50%) Publishing
4 34 (4.38%) Marketing
5 33 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.47%) Banking
7 26 (3.35%) Legal
8 21 (2.70%) Games
9 19 (2.45%) Electronics
9 19 (2.45%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.42%) Law
11 8 (1.03%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.90%) Online Betting
13 6 (0.77%) Advertising
14 5 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.39%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.39%) French Language
15 3 (0.39%) Front Office
16 2 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 310 (39.90%) Developer
2 173 (22.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 97 (12.48%) Software Engineer
4 68 (8.75%) Java Developer
5 62 (7.98%) Full Stack Developer
6 50 (6.44%) Python Developer
6 50 (6.44%) Software Developer
7 46 (5.92%) Java Engineer
8 42 (5.41%) Architect
9 39 (5.02%) Cloud Engineer
10 37 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 36 (4.63%) Java Software Engineer
12 34 (4.38%) C++ Developer
12 34 (4.38%) Senior Developer
13 33 (4.25%) Linux Engineer
14 30 (3.86%) AWS Engineer
15 27 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
16 26 (3.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 25 (3.22%) PHP Developer
18 23 (2.96%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (25.10%) Node.js
2 125 (16.09%) React
3 70 (9.01%) AngularJS
4 68 (8.75%) Web Services
5 62 (7.98%) CSS
6 61 (7.85%) Kafka
6 61 (7.85%) REST
7 57 (7.34%) RESTful
8 56 (7.21%) HTML
9 48 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
10 40 (5.15%) .NET
11 36 (4.63%) Elastic Stack
11 36 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails
12 31 (3.99%) Smart Contracts
13 30 (3.86%) Natural Language Processing
14 28 (3.60%) HTML5
15 24 (3.09%) Spring
16 21 (2.70%) CSS3
16 21 (2.70%) WebSockets
17 20 (2.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (16.34%) Computer Science
2 122 (15.70%) Fintech
3 63 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
4 49 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (4.50%) Public Cloud
6 34 (4.38%) Client/Server
7 31 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (3.73%) Algorithms
9 27 (3.47%) Cyberthreat
10 23 (2.96%) Data Centre
10 23 (2.96%) Data Structures
10 23 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
10 23 (2.96%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.80%) User Experience
12 12 (1.54%) Blog
12 12 (1.54%) Hedge funds
13 11 (1.42%) BBC
13 11 (1.42%) STB
14 10 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (1.03%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 272 (35.01%) Linux
2 44 (5.66%) Unix
3 38 (4.89%) Ubuntu
4 32 (4.12%) CentOS
4 32 (4.12%) Windows
5 30 (3.86%) Android
6 27 (3.47%) Apple iOS
7 21 (2.70%) CoreOS
8 12 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.90%) Debian
10 6 (0.77%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.13%) Fedora
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (46.46%) DevOps
2 343 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (26.25%) Software Engineering
4 202 (26.00%) TDD
5 199 (25.61%) Microservices
6 174 (22.39%) Open Source
7 122 (15.70%) Machine Learning
8 117 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
9 114 (14.67%) BDD
10 100 (12.87%) Scrum
11 95 (12.23%) Configuration Management
12 68 (8.75%) Mentoring
13 65 (8.37%) Mathematics
14 62 (7.98%) Web Development
15 61 (7.85%) Continuous Delivery
16 54 (6.95%) E-Commerce
17 52 (6.69%) Test Automation
18 51 (6.56%) OO
19 46 (5.92%) Cybersecurity
20 45 (5.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 468 (60.23%) Python
2 400 (51.48%) Java
3 274 (35.26%) Ruby
4 227 (29.21%) JavaScript
5 136 (17.50%) Scala
6 107 (13.77%) C++
7 93 (11.97%) C#
8 91 (11.71%) PHP
9 86 (11.07%) SQL
10 75 (9.65%) C
11 73 (9.40%) Bash Shell
12 62 (7.98%) Clojure
13 47 (6.05%) Shell Script
14 34 (4.38%) Solidity
15 33 (4.25%) Haskell
16 32 (4.12%) Perl
17 26 (3.35%) ES6
18 22 (2.83%) Elixir
18 22 (2.83%) Kotlin
19 21 (2.70%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 111 (14.29%) Degree
2 50 (6.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (5.28%) Master's Degree
4 20 (2.57%) PhD
5 9 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) CEH
6 1 (0.13%) CISA
6 1 (0.13%) CISM
6 1 (0.13%) CISSP
6 1 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.13%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.13%) GIAC
6 1 (0.13%) RHCE
6 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.13%) SANS
6 1 (0.13%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.99%) GCP
2 26 (3.35%) QA
3 4 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.26%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 324 (41.70%) Docker
2 29 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.93%) vSphere
4 8 (1.03%) LXC
4 8 (1.03%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.77%) etcd
5 6 (0.77%) HDFS
6 5 (0.64%) Ceph
6 5 (0.64%) Varnish
7 4 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.51%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.51%) Xen
7 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.39%) KVM
9 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.26%) flannel
9 2 (0.26%) iptables
9 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 233 (29.99%) Kubernetes
2 208 (26.77%) Ansible
3 171 (22.01%) Puppet
4 156 (20.08%) Terraform
5 128 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (5.41%) Salt
7 27 (3.47%) Mesos
8 24 (3.09%) Nagios
9 16 (2.06%) Grafana
9 16 (2.06%) Kibana
10 13 (1.67%) Prometheus
11 11 (1.42%) Consul
11 11 (1.42%) logstash
11 11 (1.42%) Packer
12 10 (1.29%) HAProxy
12 10 (1.29%) ZABBIX
13 8 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (0.90%) Rancher
15 5 (0.64%) Icinga
16 4 (0.51%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 124 (15.96%) Google
2 62 (7.98%) VMware
3 56 (7.21%) Red Hat
4 52 (6.69%) Oracle
5 47 (6.05%) Microsoft
6 24 (3.09%) SaltStack
7 20 (2.57%) Atlassian
8 19 (2.45%) SAP
8 19 (2.45%) Splunk
9 14 (1.80%) New Relic
10 12 (1.54%) Rackspace
11 11 (1.42%) Arqiva
11 11 (1.42%) BT
11 11 (1.42%) Twitter
12 8 (1.03%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.90%) Facebook
13 7 (0.90%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.77%) Informatica
14 6 (0.77%) Siebel
14 6 (0.77%) TOWER Software