Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 299 497
Rank change year-on-year +44 +198 +153
Permanent jobs citing Go 947 820 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.37% 1.11% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 2.00% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 790 701 367
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £92,500 £86,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +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 39,380 40,910 44,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.76% 55.27% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32,398 32,934 38,984
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 £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +4 148 £70,000 - 58
West London +2 17 £77,500 +29.17% 42
East London +7 9 £72,500 +3.57% 15
South London -24 2 £78,750 +21.15% 1
North London +2 1 £82,500 +3.13%
Go
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 London region with a requirement for Go.

1 624 (65.89%) Python
2 502 (53.01%) Java
3 483 (51.00%) Amazon AWS
4 481 (50.79%) Docker
5 410 (43.29%) DevOps
6 377 (39.81%) Kubernetes
7 347 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
8 322 (34.00%) Ruby
9 304 (32.10%) Linux
10 256 (27.03%) JavaScript
11 245 (25.87%) Node.js
12 241 (25.45%) Microservices
13 240 (25.34%) Software Engineering
14 231 (24.39%) Ansible
15 222 (23.44%) Terraform
16 189 (19.96%) Continuous Integration
17 186 (19.64%) Puppet
18 180 (19.01%) Google
19 175 (18.48%) Google Cloud Platform
20 174 (18.37%) Jenkins
21 166 (17.53%) Finance
22 163 (17.21%) Opscode Chef
23 158 (16.68%) Git (software)
24 153 (16.16%) Blockchain
25 152 (16.05%) Scala
26 150 (15.84%) C++
27 149 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
28 148 (15.63%) Configuration Management
29 143 (15.10%) TDD
30 139 (14.68%) Open Source

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
1 118 (12.46%) Ethereum
2 44 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 32 (3.38%) Apache Spark
5 31 (3.27%) Cloud Foundry
6 30 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 26 (2.75%) Apache
8 22 (2.32%) WebSphere
9 21 (2.22%) WebLogic
10 20 (2.11%) nginx
11 19 (2.01%) Hyperledger
12 12 (1.27%) Apache Airflow
13 10 (1.06%) CMS
13 10 (1.06%) Tornado
14 8 (0.84%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.53%) Luigi
16 4 (0.42%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.42%) Jetty
17 2 (0.21%) Apache Pig
17 2 (0.21%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 25 (2.64%) Ripple
2 7 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.21%) Quorum
Cloud Services
1 483 (51.00%) Amazon AWS
2 175 (18.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 149 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (10.24%) Serverless
5 76 (8.03%) Amazon S3
6 73 (7.71%) Amazon EC2
7 62 (6.55%) AWS Lambda
8 56 (5.91%) GitHub
9 48 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
10 44 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
11 42 (4.44%) IaaS
12 40 (4.22%) PaaS
13 34 (3.59%) SaaS
14 30 (3.17%) OpenShift
15 28 (2.96%) Sumo Logic
15 28 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 27 (2.85%) Loggly
17 24 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
18 18 (1.90%) Route 53
19 16 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.34%) HTTP
2 47 (4.96%) DNS
3 42 (4.44%) Internet
4 31 (3.27%) Firewall
5 24 (2.53%) VPN
6 17 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.95%) DHCP
8 7 (0.74%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 6 (0.63%) SSL
9 6 (0.63%) WAN
9 6 (0.63%) X.509
10 5 (0.53%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.53%) LAN
10 5 (0.53%) SMTP
11 4 (0.42%) Network Security
11 4 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.21%) SSH
12 2 (0.21%) VoIP
12 2 (0.21%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (16.16%) Blockchain
2 112 (11.83%) NoSQL
3 104 (10.98%) MySQL
4 92 (9.71%) PostgreSQL
5 73 (7.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 73 (7.71%) Redis
6 69 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 64 (6.76%) MongoDB
8 59 (6.23%) Relational Database
9 55 (5.81%) Big Data
10 37 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
11 31 (3.27%) Hadoop
12 26 (2.75%) SQL Server
13 16 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.58%) CouchDB
15 14 (1.48%) Data Mining
16 11 (1.16%) MariaDB
16 11 (1.16%) RDBMS
17 10 (1.06%) Riak
18 9 (0.95%) HBase
Development Applications
1 174 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 158 (16.68%) Git (software)
3 48 (5.07%) Vagrant
4 40 (4.22%) Maven
5 38 (4.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 38 (4.01%) Cucumber
6 37 (3.91%) TeamCity
7 33 (3.48%) Gradle
8 30 (3.17%) Subversion
9 23 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
10 18 (1.90%) Hudson
11 17 (1.80%) Selenium
11 17 (1.80%) Travis CI
12 16 (1.69%) Mocha
13 14 (1.48%) Artifactory
13 14 (1.48%) Jasmine
13 14 (1.48%) JIRA
13 14 (1.48%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (1.37%) GoCD
15 12 (1.27%) Grunt
General
1 166 (17.53%) Finance
2 69 (7.29%) Retail
3 57 (6.02%) Banking
4 32 (3.38%) Games
5 31 (3.27%) Marketing
6 30 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.32%) Front Office
8 20 (2.11%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.58%) Law
10 12 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.16%) Electronics
11 11 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.95%) Advertising
13 5 (0.53%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 372 (39.28%) Developer
2 217 (22.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 102 (10.77%) Software Engineer
4 84 (8.87%) Senior Developer
5 61 (6.44%) Architect
6 60 (6.34%) AWS Engineer
6 60 (6.34%) Blockchain Developer
6 60 (6.34%) Python Developer
7 50 (5.28%) AWS DevOps
7 50 (5.28%) Senior DevOps
8 49 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 49 (5.17%) Java Developer
9 43 (4.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 38 (4.01%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 37 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
12 34 (3.59%) AWS Developer
12 34 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (3.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 33 (3.48%) Software Developer
14 31 (3.27%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (25.87%) Node.js
2 126 (13.31%) React
3 117 (12.35%) Web Services
4 86 (9.08%) RESTful
5 78 (8.24%) AngularJS
6 73 (7.71%) Smart Contracts
7 71 (7.50%) HTML
8 66 (6.97%) Kafka
9 60 (6.34%) REST
10 57 (6.02%) Spring
11 56 (5.91%) CSS
12 45 (4.75%) RabbitMQ
13 42 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
14 41 (4.33%) Spring Boot
15 34 (3.59%) WebSockets
16 33 (3.48%) .NET
16 33 (3.48%) HTML5
17 27 (2.85%) Flask
18 26 (2.75%) Ruby on Rails
19 25 (2.64%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 127 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 110 (11.62%) Fintech
3 58 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 50 (5.28%) Cloud Native
5 45 (4.75%) Bitcoin
6 43 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (4.12%) Algorithms
7 39 (4.12%) Public Cloud
8 35 (3.70%) Mobile App
9 30 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (3.06%) Blog
11 28 (2.96%) Data Structures
12 27 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
14 22 (2.32%) Litecoin
15 21 (2.22%) Hedge funds
16 19 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 18 (1.90%) Robotics
18 17 (1.80%) Fixed Income
19 16 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 304 (32.10%) Linux
2 75 (7.92%) Unix
3 58 (6.12%) Windows
4 24 (2.53%) Android
5 23 (2.43%) Ubuntu
6 19 (2.01%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.90%) CentOS
8 16 (1.69%) VMS
9 15 (1.58%) CoreOS
10 14 (1.48%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.84%) Debian
12 6 (0.63%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.21%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.11%) Fedora
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) VyOS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (43.29%) DevOps
2 347 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (25.45%) Microservices
4 240 (25.34%) Software Engineering
5 189 (19.96%) Continuous Integration
6 148 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 143 (15.10%) TDD
8 139 (14.68%) Open Source
9 122 (12.88%) Test Automation
10 89 (9.40%) Machine Learning
11 79 (8.34%) Problem-Solving
12 78 (8.24%) Scrum
13 68 (7.18%) E-Commerce
14 67 (7.07%) Mathematics
15 66 (6.97%) Cryptocurrency
16 65 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
17 64 (6.76%) API Design
18 59 (6.23%) BDD
19 58 (6.12%) Continuous Deployment
20 56 (5.91%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 624 (65.89%) Python
2 502 (53.01%) Java
3 322 (34.00%) Ruby
4 256 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 152 (16.05%) Scala
6 150 (15.84%) C++
7 131 (13.83%) Bash Shell
8 123 (12.99%) PHP
9 108 (11.40%) SQL
10 102 (10.77%) C#
11 76 (8.03%) Solidity
12 75 (7.92%) C
13 57 (6.02%) Elixir
14 46 (4.86%) PowerShell
15 38 (4.01%) Haskell
16 32 (3.38%) Perl
17 28 (2.96%) Kotlin
18 26 (2.75%) ES6
18 26 (2.75%) Rust
19 25 (2.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 130 (13.73%) Degree
2 68 (7.18%) Master's Degree
3 60 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.27%) PhD
5 9 (0.95%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.42%) RHCE
6 4 (0.42%) RHCSA
6 4 (0.42%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.32%) CISSP
7 3 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.32%) SANS
8 2 (0.21%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.21%) OSCP
8 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.11%) OSCE
9 1 (0.11%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (11.51%) GCP
2 57 (6.02%) QA
3 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.53%) GDPR
5 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 481 (50.79%) Docker
2 22 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.74%) HDFS
5 7 (0.74%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.63%) LXC
6 6 (0.63%) vSphere
7 4 (0.42%) KVM
8 3 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.32%) etcd
8 3 (0.32%) Xen
9 2 (0.21%) NFS
9 2 (0.21%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.11%) Ceph
10 1 (0.11%) DRBD
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
10 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 377 (39.81%) Kubernetes
2 231 (24.39%) Ansible
3 222 (23.44%) Terraform
4 186 (19.64%) Puppet
5 163 (17.21%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (7.60%) Prometheus
7 64 (6.76%) Nagios
8 63 (6.65%) Salt
9 62 (6.55%) ZABBIX
10 46 (4.86%) Grafana
10 46 (4.86%) Packer
11 44 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
12 39 (4.12%) Consul
13 29 (3.06%) Mesos
14 24 (2.53%) Kibana
15 22 (2.32%) Graphite
16 18 (1.90%) Rancher
17 15 (1.58%) Opsview
18 9 (0.95%) HAProxy
19 8 (0.84%) Icinga
Vendors
1 180 (19.01%) Google
2 47 (4.96%) Splunk
3 41 (4.33%) New Relic
4 38 (4.01%) VMware
5 34 (3.59%) Oracle
5 34 (3.59%) Red Hat
6 33 (3.48%) Rackspace
7 31 (3.27%) Microsoft
8 23 (2.43%) IBM
8 23 (2.43%) SAP
9 18 (1.90%) SaltStack
10 12 (1.27%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.06%) AppDynamics
12 8 (0.84%) Xamarin
13 7 (0.74%) Facebook
14 6 (0.63%) Apple
15 5 (0.53%) Apiary
16 4 (0.42%) Capita
16 4 (0.42%) MapR
16 4 (0.42%) Twitter