Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 288 548
Rank change year-on-year +18 +260 +155
Permanent jobs citing Go 847 808 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.23% 1.18% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 2.14% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 713 679 319
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%

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 38,663 37,801 44,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.02% 55.36% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31,949 32,312 39,173
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -6 120 £70,000 - 54
West London -4 20 £70,000 +16.67% 28
South London -22 5 £51,250 -19.67%
North London 0 4 £77,500 -3.13%
East London +6 2 £57,500 -17.86% 16
Go
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 512 (60.45%) Python
2 425 (50.18%) Java
3 390 (46.04%) Amazon AWS
4 383 (45.22%) Docker
5 326 (38.49%) DevOps
6 310 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
7 285 (33.65%) Ruby
8 274 (32.35%) Linux
9 254 (29.99%) Kubernetes
10 250 (29.52%) JavaScript
11 224 (26.45%) Microservices
12 204 (24.09%) Software Engineering
12 204 (24.09%) Node.js
13 186 (21.96%) Ansible
14 168 (19.83%) Terraform
15 155 (18.30%) Google
16 142 (16.77%) TDD
17 138 (16.29%) Finance
18 135 (15.94%) Puppet
19 134 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
19 134 (15.82%) Google Cloud Platform
20 124 (14.64%) Jenkins
21 122 (14.40%) Scala
22 116 (13.70%) PHP
23 112 (13.22%) Git (software)
24 109 (12.87%) Test Automation
24 109 (12.87%) Open Source
25 103 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
26 102 (12.04%) Blockchain
27 101 (11.92%) MySQL

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 78 (9.21%) Ethereum
2 54 (6.38%) Apache Spark
3 39 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (3.54%) Apache
4 30 (3.54%) OpenStack
5 19 (2.24%) Cloud Foundry
6 18 (2.13%) nginx
7 14 (1.65%) CloudStack
8 13 (1.53%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.30%) Hyperledger
11 9 (1.06%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.59%) Jetty
13 5 (0.59%) Mongoose
13 5 (0.59%) Tornado
13 5 (0.59%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.35%) JBoss
15 2 (0.24%) IIS
15 2 (0.24%) Mongrel
Applications
1 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.47%) Ripple
3 3 (0.35%) Quorum
4 1 (0.12%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 390 (46.04%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (15.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 98 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (5.19%) IaaS
4 44 (5.19%) SaaS
4 44 (5.19%) Serverless
5 37 (4.37%) GitHub
6 32 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (3.54%) Amazon S3
8 29 (3.42%) AWS Lambda
8 29 (3.42%) OpenShift
9 26 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (2.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (2.95%) Sumo Logic
11 24 (2.83%) Loggly
11 24 (2.83%) PaaS
12 23 (2.72%) npm
13 15 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 12 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (1.42%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.03%) HTTP
2 43 (5.08%) Internet
3 39 (4.60%) DNS
4 26 (3.07%) Firewall
5 21 (2.48%) VPN
6 17 (2.01%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.06%) SMTP
8 8 (0.94%) Network Security
9 6 (0.71%) DHCP
10 4 (0.47%) FTP
10 4 (0.47%) WAN
11 3 (0.35%) LAN
11 3 (0.35%) SMS
11 3 (0.35%) X.509
12 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.24%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.24%) SSL
12 2 (0.24%) VSAN
13 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.12%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (12.04%) Blockchain
2 101 (11.92%) MySQL
3 99 (11.69%) NoSQL
4 94 (11.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 86 (10.15%) PostgreSQL
6 74 (8.74%) Big Data
7 73 (8.62%) MongoDB
8 72 (8.50%) Redis
9 68 (8.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 42 (4.96%) Hadoop
11 38 (4.49%) Relational Database
12 26 (3.07%) CouchDB
13 18 (2.13%) Riak
14 15 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (1.65%) Apache Hive
16 13 (1.53%) SQL Server
17 12 (1.42%) CockroachDB
17 12 (1.42%) Data Lake
18 11 (1.30%) RDBMS
19 9 (1.06%) HBase
Development Applications
1 124 (14.64%) Jenkins
2 112 (13.22%) Git (software)
3 41 (4.84%) Gradle
4 40 (4.72%) Cucumber
5 39 (4.60%) Maven
5 39 (4.60%) Vagrant
6 23 (2.72%) Karma Test Runner
7 22 (2.60%) Jasmine
8 21 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 20 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (1.89%) Artifactory
10 16 (1.89%) GoCD
10 16 (1.89%) Hudson
10 16 (1.89%) Selenium
10 16 (1.89%) TeamCity
11 15 (1.77%) Subversion
12 13 (1.53%) SoapUI
13 12 (1.42%) Grunt
13 12 (1.42%) Travis CI
14 11 (1.30%) CF BOSH
General
1 138 (16.29%) Finance
2 62 (7.32%) Retail
3 57 (6.73%) Banking
4 39 (4.60%) Marketing
5 29 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.83%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.60%) Games
8 19 (2.24%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.89%) Electronics
9 16 (1.89%) Law
10 8 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.71%) Advertising
11 6 (0.71%) Publishing
12 4 (0.47%) Legal
13 3 (0.35%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 330 (38.96%) Developer
2 194 (22.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 100 (11.81%) Software Engineer
4 63 (7.44%) AWS Engineer
5 53 (6.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 50 (5.90%) Architect
6 50 (5.90%) Senior Software Engineer
7 49 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 45 (5.31%) AWS DevOps
9 42 (4.96%) Java Developer
10 41 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
11 40 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 39 (4.60%) Blockchain Developer
12 39 (4.60%) Senior Developer
13 38 (4.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 38 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
13 38 (4.49%) Python Developer
14 29 (3.42%) Ruby Developer
15 28 (3.31%) Software Developer
16 27 (3.19%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (24.09%) Node.js
2 91 (10.74%) RESTful
3 90 (10.63%) React
4 81 (9.56%) Web Services
5 68 (8.03%) Kafka
6 62 (7.32%) HTML
7 59 (6.97%) REST
8 55 (6.49%) RabbitMQ
9 49 (5.79%) AngularJS
9 49 (5.79%) Smart Contracts
10 41 (4.84%) CSS
11 39 (4.60%) Spring
12 36 (4.25%) HTML5
12 36 (4.25%) WebSockets
13 34 (4.01%) .NET
13 34 (4.01%) Elastic Stack
14 29 (3.42%) Redux
15 27 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
16 26 (3.07%) Flask
17 22 (2.60%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.57%) Computer Science
2 89 (10.51%) Fintech
3 56 (6.61%) Algorithms
4 49 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
5 43 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (3.78%) Data Structures
6 32 (3.78%) Public Cloud
7 31 (3.66%) Cloud Native
8 27 (3.19%) Mobile App
9 19 (2.24%) Blog
9 19 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (1.77%) Bitcoin
11 12 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
11 12 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.42%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.30%) User Experience
13 10 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (1.06%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 274 (32.35%) Linux
2 55 (6.49%) Unix
3 36 (4.25%) Windows
4 21 (2.48%) Windows 10
5 18 (2.13%) Android
6 12 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.42%) CentOS
7 11 (1.30%) Debian
8 10 (1.18%) CoreOS
8 10 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.83%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.35%) VMS
11 1 (0.12%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (38.49%) DevOps
2 310 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (26.45%) Microservices
4 204 (24.09%) Software Engineering
5 142 (16.77%) TDD
6 134 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
7 109 (12.87%) Open Source
7 109 (12.87%) Test Automation
8 101 (11.92%) Configuration Management
9 89 (10.51%) Machine Learning
10 66 (7.79%) BDD
10 66 (7.79%) SOA
11 59 (6.97%) Problem-Solving
12 55 (6.49%) Deployment Automation
13 54 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
14 51 (6.02%) Front End Development
15 48 (5.67%) API Design
16 46 (5.43%) E-Commerce
17 44 (5.19%) Mathematics
18 43 (5.08%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 512 (60.45%) Python
2 425 (50.18%) Java
3 285 (33.65%) Ruby
4 250 (29.52%) JavaScript
5 122 (14.40%) Scala
6 116 (13.70%) PHP
7 92 (10.86%) Bash Shell
8 89 (10.51%) C++
9 79 (9.33%) C#
10 78 (9.21%) SQL
11 54 (6.38%) C
11 54 (6.38%) Solidity
12 38 (4.49%) PowerShell
13 35 (4.13%) Elixir
13 35 (4.13%) Shell Script
14 31 (3.66%) Kotlin
15 25 (2.95%) TypeScript
16 21 (2.48%) Java 8
17 18 (2.13%) Clojure
18 16 (1.89%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 89 (10.51%) Degree
2 28 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.72%) Master's Degree
4 22 (2.60%) PhD
5 8 (0.94%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.59%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.47%) CISSP
8 4 (0.47%) RHCE
8 4 (0.47%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.35%) SANS
10 2 (0.24%) CISM
11 1 (0.12%) CCSA
11 1 (0.12%) CEH
11 1 (0.12%) CISA
11 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
11 1 (0.12%) GIAC
11 1 (0.12%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.97%) GCP
2 57 (6.73%) QA
3 13 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 8 (0.94%) ISO 14001
4 8 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.35%) GDPR
7 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 383 (45.22%) Docker
2 17 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.18%) KVM
4 9 (1.06%) Ceph
4 9 (1.06%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.06%) vSphere
5 7 (0.83%) HDFS
6 6 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.59%) LXC
8 4 (0.47%) Xen
9 2 (0.24%) etcd
9 2 (0.24%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 254 (29.99%) Kubernetes
2 186 (21.96%) Ansible
3 168 (19.83%) Terraform
4 135 (15.94%) Puppet
5 103 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (5.90%) Nagios
7 45 (5.31%) ZABBIX
8 43 (5.08%) Prometheus
8 43 (5.08%) Salt
9 34 (4.01%) Packer
10 29 (3.42%) Consul
11 26 (3.07%) Grafana
12 24 (2.83%) Mesos
13 19 (2.24%) Docker Swarm
13 19 (2.24%) Rancher
14 12 (1.42%) Graphite
15 11 (1.30%) Kibana
15 11 (1.30%) logstash
16 8 (0.94%) Icinga
16 8 (0.94%) Opsview
Vendors
1 155 (18.30%) Google
2 41 (4.84%) New Relic
3 37 (4.37%) Splunk
4 35 (4.13%) Microsoft
5 32 (3.78%) Oracle
5 32 (3.78%) VMware
6 31 (3.66%) Rackspace
7 22 (2.60%) SaltStack
8 20 (2.36%) Red Hat
9 18 (2.13%) SAP
10 13 (1.53%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.42%) Twitter
12 8 (0.94%) AppDynamics
12 8 (0.94%) Facebook
12 8 (0.94%) IBM
13 5 (0.59%) Apple
14 3 (0.35%) MapR
14 3 (0.35%) ServiceNow
15 2 (0.24%) Vertica
15 2 (0.24%) Xamarin