Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 255 315
Rank change year-on-year +42 +60 +194
Permanent jobs citing Go 942 972 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.67% 1.40% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 2.46% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 752 813 698
London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

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 31,696 39,565 40,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.08% 56.79% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26,662 32,528 32,774
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +67 217 £75,000 +7.14% 79
West London +16 23 £80,000 +3.23% 38
South London +16 12 £75,000 -4.76% 8
East London +21 3 £67,500 -8.47% 13
Go
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 684 (72.61%) Python
2 527 (55.94%) Docker
3 520 (55.20%) Amazon AWS
4 506 (53.72%) Kubernetes
5 497 (52.76%) Java
6 443 (47.03%) DevOps
7 356 (37.79%) Agile Software Development
8 294 (31.21%) Terraform
9 285 (30.25%) Linux
10 274 (29.09%) Google Cloud Platform
11 261 (27.71%) Ansible
12 235 (24.95%) Microservices
13 210 (22.29%) JavaScript
14 204 (21.66%) Puppet
15 202 (21.44%) Ruby
16 201 (21.34%) Finance
17 183 (19.43%) Software Engineering
18 181 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
19 177 (18.79%) Jenkins
20 175 (18.58%) C++
21 168 (17.83%) Open Source
22 163 (17.30%) TDD
22 163 (17.30%) Opscode Chef
23 156 (16.56%) Node.js
24 151 (16.03%) Infrastructure as Code
25 150 (15.92%) Bash Shell
26 139 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
27 136 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
28 132 (14.01%) Configuration Management
29 128 (13.59%) Google

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 56 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (3.61%) Apache Spark
3 23 (2.44%) nginx
4 19 (2.02%) Confluence
5 18 (1.91%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (1.70%) Apache
7 15 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.06%) Ethereum
9 8 (0.85%) Hyperledger
10 7 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.64%) Zope
12 4 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.32%) CMS
14 2 (0.21%) Luigi
14 2 (0.21%) WildFly
15 1 (0.11%) Headless CMS
15 1 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Zeplin
2 2 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.11%) InDesign
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (3.82%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.85%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.53%) Quorum
3 5 (0.53%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.11%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 520 (55.20%) Amazon AWS
2 274 (29.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 181 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 75 (7.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 58 (6.16%) Serverless
6 52 (5.52%) SaaS
7 44 (4.67%) OpenShift
8 39 (4.14%) PaaS
9 33 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
10 31 (3.29%) GitHub
11 30 (3.18%) AWS Lambda
12 24 (2.55%) Amazon ECS
13 23 (2.44%) IaaS
14 21 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (1.80%) Amazon S3
16 15 (1.59%) Amazon EKS
17 11 (1.17%) Sauce Labs
18 9 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
19 8 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
19 8 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.40%) Firewall
2 29 (3.08%) HTTP
3 25 (2.65%) VPN
4 22 (2.34%) Internet
5 21 (2.23%) DNS
6 14 (1.49%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.74%) SSL
8 6 (0.64%) VoIP
9 5 (0.53%) IPFS
9 5 (0.53%) STUN
10 4 (0.42%) FTP
10 4 (0.42%) NFC
10 4 (0.42%) SMTP
11 3 (0.32%) Broadband
11 3 (0.32%) IPv6
11 3 (0.32%) Network Security
11 3 (0.32%) SSH
11 3 (0.32%) Telnet
11 3 (0.32%) VLAN
12 2 (0.21%) BitTorrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
2 88 (9.34%) NoSQL
3 64 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 63 (6.69%) MySQL
5 58 (6.16%) Blockchain
6 49 (5.20%) Big Data
7 35 (3.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 32 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 31 (3.29%) Redis
10 18 (1.91%) BigQuery
10 18 (1.91%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.27%) Relational Database
13 11 (1.17%) CouchDB
13 11 (1.17%) Neo4j
14 10 (1.06%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (0.96%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 177 (18.79%) Jenkins
2 123 (13.06%) Git (software)
3 51 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 43 (4.56%) JIRA
5 41 (4.35%) GitLab
6 36 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 33 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (3.50%) Travis CI
8 31 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (2.97%) IBM UrbanCode
10 25 (2.65%) Gradle
11 20 (2.12%) Vagrant
12 19 (2.02%) Maven
13 17 (1.80%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.80%) Selenium
14 16 (1.70%) Hudson
15 13 (1.38%) git-flow
15 13 (1.38%) PhantomJS
15 13 (1.38%) SonarQube
16 12 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 201 (21.34%) Finance
2 63 (6.69%) Banking
3 29 (3.08%) Games
4 28 (2.97%) Retail
5 23 (2.44%) Marketing
6 20 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.80%) Electronics
7 17 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.38%) Advertising
9 12 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.64%) Billing
10 6 (0.64%) Law
11 5 (0.53%) Legal
12 4 (0.42%) Automotive
12 4 (0.42%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Greek Language
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 245 (26.01%) Developer
2 223 (23.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 115 (12.21%) AWS Engineer
4 102 (10.83%) Cloud Engineer
5 84 (8.92%) Python Engineer
6 77 (8.17%) AWS DevOps
7 74 (7.86%) Software Engineer
8 69 (7.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 69 (7.32%) Python Developer
8 69 (7.32%) Senior Developer
8 69 (7.32%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 66 (7.01%) Platform Engineer
10 65 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
11 60 (6.37%) Site Engineer
12 40 (4.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 36 (3.82%) Backend Developer
14 35 (3.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 30 (3.18%) Consultant
16 29 (3.08%) Java Developer
17 28 (2.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (16.56%) Node.js
2 110 (11.68%) REST
3 100 (10.62%) Kafka
4 72 (7.64%) React
5 63 (6.69%) RESTful
6 59 (6.26%) Web Services
7 52 (5.52%) AngularJS
8 48 (5.10%) .NET
8 48 (5.10%) Elastic Stack
9 46 (4.88%) Spring
10 30 (3.18%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (3.18%) Vue.js
11 27 (2.87%) Django
12 24 (2.55%) Natural Language Processing
13 23 (2.44%) WebSockets
14 21 (2.23%) CSS
14 21 (2.23%) HTML
15 20 (2.12%) Velocity
16 17 (1.80%) Flask
16 17 (1.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.92%) Public Cloud
2 78 (8.28%) User Experience
3 66 (7.01%) Algorithms
4 56 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
5 50 (5.31%) Cloud Native
6 45 (4.78%) Data Structures
7 34 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (3.08%) Data Centre
9 27 (2.87%) PlayStation
10 14 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.27%) Digital Currency
11 12 (1.27%) Robotics
12 10 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (0.85%) Clustering
13 8 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
13 8 (0.85%) Social Network
13 8 (0.85%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 6 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 285 (30.25%) Linux
2 80 (8.49%) Windows
3 52 (5.52%) Unix
4 30 (3.18%) Android
5 27 (2.87%) Mesosphere
6 20 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.12%) CentOS
7 14 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.96%) Debian
9 9 (0.96%) Kali Linux
9 9 (0.96%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.53%) CoreOS
10 5 (0.53%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.11%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.11%) Fedora
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (47.03%) DevOps
2 356 (37.79%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (24.95%) Microservices
4 183 (19.43%) Software Engineering
5 168 (17.83%) Open Source
6 163 (17.30%) TDD
7 151 (16.03%) Infrastructure as Code
8 139 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
9 136 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 132 (14.01%) Configuration Management
11 128 (13.59%) Fintech
12 120 (12.74%) Test Automation
13 109 (11.57%) Mentoring
14 102 (10.83%) BDD
15 88 (9.34%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 85 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
17 84 (8.92%) Artificial Intelligence
18 78 (8.28%) Machine Learning
19 70 (7.43%) E-Commerce
20 68 (7.22%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 684 (72.61%) Python
2 497 (52.76%) Java
3 210 (22.29%) JavaScript
4 202 (21.44%) Ruby
5 175 (18.58%) C++
6 150 (15.92%) Bash Shell
7 99 (10.51%) C#
8 91 (9.66%) SQL
9 77 (8.17%) PowerShell
10 76 (8.07%) Scala
11 68 (7.22%) PHP
12 37 (3.93%) Kotlin
13 36 (3.82%) C
13 36 (3.82%) Perl
14 32 (3.40%) TypeScript
15 23 (2.44%) Clojure
16 21 (2.23%) Groovy
17 17 (1.80%) Haskell
18 16 (1.70%) Shell Script
19 15 (1.59%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 42 (4.46%) Degree
2 22 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (1.70%) PhD
5 11 (1.17%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 7 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.64%) CISA
8 6 (0.64%) CISM
8 6 (0.64%) CISMP
8 6 (0.64%) CISSP
8 6 (0.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 6 (0.64%) ISSMP
9 5 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.32%) RHCE
10 3 (0.32%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.75%) QA
2 6 (0.64%) HIPAA
2 6 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
4 2 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 527 (55.94%) Docker
2 21 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 12 (1.27%) etcd
4 8 (0.85%) vSphere
5 6 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.42%) Varnish
6 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.11%) Firmware
7 1 (0.11%) iptables
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
7 1 (0.11%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.11%) oVirt
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 506 (53.72%) Kubernetes
2 294 (31.21%) Terraform
3 261 (27.71%) Ansible
4 204 (21.66%) Puppet
5 163 (17.30%) Opscode Chef
6 63 (6.69%) Consul
7 57 (6.05%) Packer
8 55 (5.84%) Prometheus
9 37 (3.93%) Grafana
10 30 (3.18%) Salt
11 27 (2.87%) Automic
12 23 (2.44%) Nagios
13 22 (2.34%) Opsview
14 21 (2.23%) Graphite
14 21 (2.23%) Istio
15 20 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
16 16 (1.70%) ZABBIX
17 13 (1.38%) Mesos
18 12 (1.27%) linkerd
19 9 (0.96%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 128 (13.59%) Google
2 42 (4.46%) Splunk
2 42 (4.46%) Spotify
3 34 (3.61%) WorldPay
4 19 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 18 (1.91%) Microsoft
6 13 (1.38%) CyberArk
6 13 (1.38%) ServiceNow
6 13 (1.38%) Symantec
7 12 (1.27%) SAP
8 10 (1.06%) Oracle
9 9 (0.96%) Qualys
10 8 (0.85%) Tableau
11 7 (0.74%) New Relic
11 7 (0.74%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.64%) VMware
12 6 (0.64%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.53%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.42%) Foundry
15 3 (0.32%) Talend