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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 92 92 167
Rank change year-on-year 0 +75 +54
Permanent jobs citing Go 3,001 1,559 693
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.93% 3.76% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 6.11% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 855 878 599
10th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £101,875 £97,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £117,500 £113,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -3.57%

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 46,055 25,506 18,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.24% 61.49% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19,343 17,016 15,817
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £106,250 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -52 132 £80,000 -11.11% 40
West London -58 40 £60,000 -17.24% 19
South London -56 13 £72,500 - 1
East London - 6 £50,000 - 20
North London - 2 - - 3
Go
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 2,028 (67.58%) Python
2 1,724 (57.45%) AWS
3 1,597 (53.22%) Kubernetes
4 1,416 (47.18%) Java
5 1,381 (46.02%) Agile
6 1,332 (44.39%) Software Engineering
7 1,260 (41.99%) Docker
8 1,234 (41.12%) DevOps
9 1,170 (38.99%) CI/CD
10 1,079 (35.95%) GCP
11 1,024 (34.12%) Terraform
12 987 (32.89%) JavaScript
13 942 (31.39%) Finance
14 887 (29.56%) React
15 812 (27.06%) Azure
16 710 (23.66%) Node.js
17 671 (22.36%) Microservices
18 662 (22.06%) Infrastructure as Code
19 635 (21.16%) Linux
20 624 (20.79%) Jenkins
21 621 (20.69%) TypeScript
22 581 (19.36%) TDD
23 545 (18.16%) Serverless
24 538 (17.93%) SQL
25 529 (17.63%) Git (software)
26 524 (17.46%) Social Skills
27 493 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
27 493 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
28 484 (16.13%) Ansible
29 470 (15.66%) Mentoring

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 93 (3.10%) Apache Spark
2 60 (2.00%) CMS
3 56 (1.87%) Apache
4 46 (1.53%) nginx
5 42 (1.40%) Headless CMS
6 31 (1.03%) Apache Solr
7 28 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 23 (0.77%) Apache Airflow
9 22 (0.73%) Jetty
10 19 (0.63%) Ethereum
11 18 (0.60%) Apache Pulsar
12 17 (0.57%) Confluence
13 12 (0.40%) WordPress
14 8 (0.27%) MQSeries
14 8 (0.27%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.13%) Hyperledger
15 4 (0.13%) IIS
15 4 (0.13%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.100%) Apache Pig
17 2 (0.067%) Luigi
Applications
1 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
1 6 (0.20%) Sketch
2 4 (0.13%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.23%) Magento
2 7 (0.23%) Shopify
3 5 (0.17%) Summit
4 3 (0.100%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.067%) Cloudability
5 2 (0.067%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.067%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.033%) Primavera
6 1 (0.033%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,724 (57.45%) AWS
2 1,079 (35.95%) GCP
3 812 (27.06%) Azure
4 545 (18.16%) Serverless
5 327 (10.90%) AWS Lambda
6 265 (8.83%) GitHub
7 261 (8.70%) Amazon ECS
8 258 (8.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 253 (8.43%) SaaS
10 148 (4.93%) Amazon S3
10 148 (4.93%) Amazon SQS
11 136 (4.53%) AWS Fargate
12 134 (4.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 113 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
13 113 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
14 102 (3.40%) dbt
15 100 (3.33%) Amazon EKS
16 95 (3.17%) Amazon Kinesis
17 90 (3.00%) OpenShift
18 77 (2.57%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 127 (4.23%) HTTP
2 82 (2.73%) Broadband
3 68 (2.27%) DNS
4 40 (1.33%) Internet
5 39 (1.30%) Firewall
6 37 (1.23%) Skype
7 35 (1.17%) VPN
8 32 (1.07%) WebEx
9 27 (0.90%) TCP/IP
10 24 (0.80%) DHCP
10 24 (0.80%) Software-Defined Networking
11 22 (0.73%) SSL
12 18 (0.60%) VLAN
13 16 (0.53%) VoIP
14 14 (0.47%) DSL
14 14 (0.47%) PPP
15 12 (0.40%) ISDN
15 12 (0.40%) PBX
15 12 (0.40%) RTP
15 12 (0.40%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 427 (14.23%) NoSQL
2 384 (12.80%) PostgreSQL
3 363 (12.10%) MySQL
4 239 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
5 220 (7.33%) Redis
6 213 (7.10%) Relational Database
7 164 (5.46%) DynamoDB
8 162 (5.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 146 (4.87%) MongoDB
10 107 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
11 101 (3.37%) Big Data
12 91 (3.03%) BigQuery
13 87 (2.90%) SQL Server
14 62 (2.07%) Amazon Athena
15 56 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
16 46 (1.53%) Amazon Aurora
17 42 (1.40%) Hadoop
18 32 (1.07%) CouchDB
19 24 (0.80%) MariaDB
19 24 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 624 (20.79%) Jenkins
2 529 (17.63%) Git (software)
3 211 (7.03%) GitLab
4 150 (5.00%) Travis CI
5 143 (4.77%) TeamCity
6 142 (4.73%) CircleCI
7 141 (4.70%) Gradle
8 131 (4.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 116 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 110 (3.67%) IBM UrbanCode
11 99 (3.30%) Maven
12 86 (2.87%) JIRA
13 84 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
14 63 (2.10%) webpack
15 62 (2.07%) Mockito
16 53 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (1.73%) Cypress.io
18 38 (1.27%) Cucumber
19 31 (1.03%) GoCD
20 29 (0.97%) Postman
General
1 942 (31.39%) Finance
2 524 (17.46%) Social Skills
3 403 (13.43%) Banking
4 388 (12.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 285 (9.50%) Games
6 279 (9.30%) Retail
7 137 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
8 117 (3.90%) Marketing
9 95 (3.17%) Advertising
10 75 (2.50%) Aerospace
11 67 (2.23%) Public Sector
12 59 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 56 (1.87%) Legal
14 47 (1.57%) Law
15 40 (1.33%) Wearables
16 38 (1.27%) Tech for Good
17 36 (1.20%) Retail Finance
18 35 (1.17%) Telecoms
19 33 (1.10%) Electronics
20 31 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 875 (29.16%) Software Engineer
2 744 (24.79%) Developer
3 517 (17.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 291 (9.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 249 (8.30%) Senior DevOps
6 218 (7.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 157 (5.23%) Senior Developer
8 147 (4.90%) Cloud Engineer
9 144 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
10 130 (4.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 125 (4.17%) Backend Developer
12 121 (4.03%) Java Developer
13 89 (2.97%) Site Engineer
14 85 (2.83%) AWS Engineer
15 81 (2.70%) Software Developer
16 77 (2.57%) Java Engineer
17 70 (2.33%) Lead Software Engineer
18 69 (2.30%) Graduate
19 67 (2.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
20 63 (2.10%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 887 (29.56%) React
2 710 (23.66%) Node.js
3 397 (13.23%) Kafka
4 309 (10.30%) GraphQL
5 270 (9.00%) RESTful
6 235 (7.83%) REST
7 229 (7.63%) Web Services
8 222 (7.40%) AngularJS
9 214 (7.13%) RabbitMQ
10 204 (6.80%) HTML
11 196 (6.53%) gRPC
12 190 (6.33%) CSS
13 163 (5.43%) React Native
14 155 (5.16%) .NET
15 153 (5.10%) Spring
16 140 (4.67%) Elastic Stack
17 118 (3.93%) Vue.js
18 116 (3.87%) Spring Boot
19 95 (3.17%) Laravel
20 91 (3.03%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 283 (9.43%) Algorithms
2 271 (9.03%) Cloud Native
3 261 (8.70%) Data Structures
4 209 (6.96%) User Experience
5 185 (6.16%) Mobile App
6 143 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
7 115 (3.83%) Social Network
8 106 (3.53%) Public Cloud
9 84 (2.80%) FMCG
10 81 (2.70%) Hackathon
11 73 (2.43%) Virtual Team
12 71 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
13 67 (2.23%) Social Media
14 64 (2.13%) Blockchain
15 59 (1.97%) Data Centre
16 53 (1.77%) Blog
17 51 (1.70%) Private Cloud
18 46 (1.53%) PlayStation
19 41 (1.37%) IoT
20 40 (1.33%) Educational Technology
Operating Systems
1 635 (21.16%) Linux
2 163 (5.43%) Windows
3 146 (4.87%) Unix
4 115 (3.83%) Android
5 110 (3.67%) Mesosphere
6 93 (3.10%) Apple iOS
7 43 (1.43%) CentOS
7 43 (1.43%) VMS
8 16 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.47%) Windows Server
10 13 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.33%) Debian
12 8 (0.27%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.13%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.033%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,381 (46.02%) Agile
2 1,332 (44.39%) Software Engineering
3 1,234 (41.12%) DevOps
4 1,170 (38.99%) CI/CD
5 671 (22.36%) Microservices
6 662 (22.06%) Infrastructure as Code
7 581 (19.36%) TDD
8 493 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
8 493 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
9 470 (15.66%) Mentoring
10 445 (14.83%) Full Stack Development
11 444 (14.80%) Open Source
12 382 (12.73%) Test Automation
13 367 (12.23%) Scrum
14 340 (11.33%) Machine Learning
15 334 (11.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 296 (9.86%) Analytics
17 285 (9.50%) OO
18 282 (9.40%) Configuration Management
19 281 (9.36%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 2,028 (67.58%) Python
2 1,416 (47.18%) Java
3 987 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 621 (20.69%) TypeScript
5 538 (17.93%) SQL
6 418 (13.93%) Bash
7 416 (13.86%) Ruby
8 380 (12.66%) C++
9 332 (11.06%) C#
10 321 (10.70%) PHP
11 277 (9.23%) PowerShell
12 256 (8.53%) Scala
13 225 (7.50%) Rust
14 204 (6.80%) C
15 185 (6.16%) Groovy
16 162 (5.40%) Kotlin
17 105 (3.50%) Clojure
18 93 (3.10%) Elixir
19 67 (2.23%) Shell Script
20 64 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 267 (8.90%) Degree
2 145 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (1.67%) Master's Degree
4 44 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 35 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.70%) AWS Certification
7 20 (0.67%) PhD
8 15 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.17%) CREST Certified
9 5 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.17%) MCSE
9 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.17%) RHCE
10 2 (0.067%) CEH
10 2 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.067%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.067%) OSCE
10 2 (0.067%) OSCP
11 1 (0.033%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (5.16%) QA
2 55 (1.83%) Accessibility
3 19 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.57%) NIST
5 16 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.43%) GDPR
7 11 (0.37%) WAI
8 8 (0.27%) SLA
9 4 (0.13%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.033%) GxP
11 1 (0.033%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,260 (41.99%) Docker
2 31 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (0.40%) Kamailio
4 12 (0.40%) OpenSIPS
4 12 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (0.40%) vSphere
5 10 (0.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.27%) KVM
7 6 (0.20%) NFS
8 5 (0.17%) LXC
9 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.067%) Squid
10 2 (0.067%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.033%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.033%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.033%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,597 (53.22%) Kubernetes
2 1,024 (34.12%) Terraform
3 484 (16.13%) Ansible
4 290 (9.66%) Prometheus
5 249 (8.30%) Puppet
6 197 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
7 183 (6.10%) Grafana
8 110 (3.67%) Automic
9 100 (3.33%) Consul
10 96 (3.20%) Istio
11 62 (2.07%) Kibana
12 56 (1.87%) logstash
13 38 (1.27%) Graphite
14 36 (1.20%) Rancher
15 31 (1.03%) Packer
16 30 (1.00%) Mesos
17 25 (0.83%) Graylog
17 25 (0.83%) HAProxy
18 20 (0.67%) Argo
19 16 (0.53%) Kiali
Vendors
1 389 (12.96%) Google
2 152 (5.06%) Splunk
3 102 (3.40%) Microsoft
4 84 (2.80%) Facebook
5 72 (2.40%) Funding Circle
6 46 (1.53%) Cadence
7 45 (1.50%) Palantir
8 43 (1.43%) Foundry
9 42 (1.40%) VMware
10 38 (1.27%) New Relic
11 36 (1.20%) WorldPay
12 31 (1.03%) F5
13 30 (1.00%) Apple
14 28 (0.93%) Oracle
15 25 (0.83%) Autodesk
15 25 (0.83%) Hitachi
16 22 (0.73%) SAP
16 22 (0.73%) Sun
17 21 (0.70%) Spotify
18 20 (0.67%) Stackify