Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 280 280
Rank change year-on-year +78 0 +275
Permanent jobs citing Go 1,066 845 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.76% 1.21% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 2.17% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 900 723 701
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £48,175 £48,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -1.52% +10.00%

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 34,404 38,967 38,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.71% 55.72% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28,869 32,657 32,893
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +114 238 £75,000 +11.11% 31
West London +43 42 £52,500 -25.00% 17
South London +21 24 £56,250 +9.76%
East London +21 2 £60,000 +4.35% 6
North London +14 1 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 779 (73.08%) Python
2 539 (50.56%) Java
3 441 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
4 431 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
5 411 (38.56%) Docker
6 395 (37.05%) DevOps
7 367 (34.43%) Kubernetes
8 288 (27.02%) Linux
9 269 (25.23%) Ruby
10 256 (24.02%) Ansible
11 246 (23.08%) Terraform
12 245 (22.98%) C++
13 242 (22.70%) JavaScript
14 236 (22.14%) Software Engineering
15 226 (21.20%) Microservices
15 226 (21.20%) Google Cloud Platform
16 200 (18.76%) Node.js
17 157 (14.73%) Puppet
18 146 (13.70%) Open Source
18 146 (13.70%) Finance
19 145 (13.60%) SQL
20 139 (13.04%) Test Automation
21 135 (12.66%) Computer Science
22 133 (12.48%) Microsoft Azure
22 133 (12.48%) NoSQL
22 133 (12.48%) Opscode Chef
23 132 (12.38%) Scala
24 131 (12.29%) PostgreSQL
25 130 (12.20%) C#
25 130 (12.20%) Continuous Integration

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
1 102 (9.57%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (2.72%) Apache
3 27 (2.53%) Ethereum
4 25 (2.35%) nginx
5 23 (2.16%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.78%) Hyperledger
7 17 (1.59%) Apache Spark
8 16 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (1.41%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.31%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.13%) Confluence
13 11 (1.03%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.84%) Mule
15 7 (0.66%) Anypoint
15 7 (0.66%) IIS
16 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.28%) CMS
18 1 (0.094%) CloudStack
18 1 (0.094%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (0.56%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.094%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 33 (3.10%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.094%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 431 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (21.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 133 (12.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 51 (4.78%) PaaS
6 48 (4.50%) Serverless
7 47 (4.41%) SaaS
8 38 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
9 37 (3.47%) Amazon S3
10 35 (3.28%) OpenShift
11 28 (2.63%) GitHub
12 27 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (2.44%) IaaS
14 21 (1.97%) IBM Cloud
15 20 (1.88%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (1.22%) Heroku
17 10 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 10 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
19 8 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.63%) Firewall
2 22 (2.06%) Internet
3 20 (1.88%) HTTP
4 15 (1.41%) DNS
5 14 (1.31%) VPN
6 9 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.56%) VLAN
8 5 (0.47%) FTP
8 5 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.47%) SMTP
8 5 (0.47%) SSL
9 4 (0.38%) STUN
9 4 (0.38%) VoIP
10 3 (0.28%) Network Security
11 2 (0.19%) Broadband
11 2 (0.19%) DHCP
11 2 (0.19%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 1 (0.094%) SSH
12 1 (0.094%) Wireless
12 1 (0.094%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (12.48%) NoSQL
2 131 (12.29%) PostgreSQL
3 103 (9.66%) MongoDB
4 102 (9.57%) MySQL
5 76 (7.13%) Blockchain
6 58 (5.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 56 (5.25%) Redis
8 54 (5.07%) Big Data
9 44 (4.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 38 (3.56%) Relational Database
11 25 (2.35%) Neo4j
12 23 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
12 23 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (2.06%) CouchDB
13 22 (2.06%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
15 17 (1.59%) RDBMS
16 16 (1.50%) Data Mining
17 12 (1.13%) SQL Server
18 11 (1.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 129 (12.10%) Jenkins
2 110 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 61 (5.72%) TeamCity
4 37 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 32 (3.00%) Travis CI
6 30 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (2.44%) GitLab
7 26 (2.44%) IBM UrbanCode
7 26 (2.44%) Maven
8 23 (2.16%) JIRA
9 20 (1.88%) Gradle
10 19 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (1.41%) Vagrant
12 13 (1.22%) CircleCI
13 7 (0.66%) CF BOSH
13 7 (0.66%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.56%) Hudson
14 6 (0.56%) Mocha
14 6 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (0.56%) webpack
General
1 146 (13.70%) Finance
2 52 (4.88%) Banking
3 35 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.19%) Retail
5 33 (3.10%) Games
6 26 (2.44%) Marketing
7 17 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.50%) Electronics
8 16 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.03%) Law
10 4 (0.38%) Automotive
10 4 (0.38%) Legal
11 3 (0.28%) Advertising
11 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.19%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.19%) Publishing
13 1 (0.094%) Back Office
13 1 (0.094%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.094%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.094%) Military
Job Titles
1 357 (33.49%) Developer
2 172 (16.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 116 (10.88%) Software Engineer
4 93 (8.72%) Senior Developer
5 80 (7.50%) Python Developer
6 79 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
7 66 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 65 (6.10%) Senior DevOps
9 62 (5.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 60 (5.63%) Site Engineer
11 59 (5.53%) Python Engineer
12 54 (5.07%) Java Developer
13 51 (4.78%) Architect
14 49 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
15 41 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
15 41 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
16 38 (3.56%) Data Engineer
17 37 (3.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 36 (3.38%) Test Engineer
19 35 (3.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (18.76%) Node.js
2 110 (10.32%) Kafka
3 108 (10.13%) React
4 100 (9.38%) RESTful
5 75 (7.04%) REST
6 70 (6.57%) AngularJS
7 65 (6.10%) Web Services
8 62 (5.82%) Spring
9 59 (5.53%) RabbitMQ
10 49 (4.60%) .NET
11 43 (4.03%) CSS
12 41 (3.85%) HTML
13 34 (3.19%) Elastic Stack
13 34 (3.19%) Velocity
14 33 (3.10%) Spring Boot
15 29 (2.72%) Natural Language Processing
15 29 (2.72%) Ruby on Rails
16 23 (2.16%) GraphQL
16 23 (2.16%) Vue.js
17 22 (2.06%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 122 (11.44%) Fintech
2 87 (8.16%) Algorithms
3 72 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
4 60 (5.63%) User Experience
5 52 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (4.41%) Data Structures
7 43 (4.03%) Public Cloud
8 41 (3.85%) Virtual Team
9 36 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
10 34 (3.19%) Hybrid Cloud
11 32 (3.00%) Mobile App
12 30 (2.81%) Cloud Native
13 28 (2.63%) Robotics
14 27 (2.53%) PKI
15 26 (2.44%) PlayStation
16 25 (2.35%) Video\Live Streaming
17 20 (1.88%) Blog
18 17 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
19 16 (1.50%) NHS
20 12 (1.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 288 (27.02%) Linux
2 91 (8.54%) Windows
3 52 (4.88%) Unix
4 28 (2.63%) Mesosphere
5 26 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.31%) Android
7 13 (1.22%) CentOS
7 13 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.56%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.38%) Solaris
10 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.38%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.28%) Debian
11 3 (0.28%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.19%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (37.05%) DevOps
3 236 (22.14%) Software Engineering
4 226 (21.20%) Microservices
5 146 (13.70%) Open Source
6 139 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 135 (12.66%) Computer Science
8 130 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 123 (11.54%) Machine Learning
10 116 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
11 113 (10.60%) TDD
12 99 (9.29%) Artificial Intelligence
13 98 (9.19%) Configuration Management
14 97 (9.10%) Continuous Delivery
15 91 (8.54%) Mentoring
16 83 (7.79%) Scrum
17 74 (6.94%) BDD
18 71 (6.66%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 64 (6.00%) Continuous Deployment
20 59 (5.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 779 (73.08%) Python
2 539 (50.56%) Java
3 269 (25.23%) Ruby
4 245 (22.98%) C++
5 242 (22.70%) JavaScript
6 145 (13.60%) SQL
7 132 (12.38%) Scala
8 130 (12.20%) C#
9 121 (11.35%) Bash Shell
10 96 (9.01%) C
11 76 (7.13%) PHP
12 62 (5.82%) Perl
13 58 (5.44%) PowerShell
14 57 (5.35%) Elixir
15 43 (4.03%) TypeScript
16 39 (3.66%) Clojure
17 32 (3.00%) Haskell
18 24 (2.25%) Objective-C
19 21 (1.97%) ES6
20 18 (1.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 97 (9.10%) Degree
2 32 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.97%) AWS Certification
3 21 (1.97%) Master's Degree
4 18 (1.69%) PhD
5 10 (0.94%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.47%) RHCE
6 5 (0.47%) RHCSA
7 4 (0.38%) CISSP
8 3 (0.28%) CISA
8 3 (0.28%) CISM
8 3 (0.28%) CISMP
8 3 (0.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 3 (0.28%) ISSMP
9 1 (0.094%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.094%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.094%) GIAC
9 1 (0.094%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.44%) QA
2 6 (0.56%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.19%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.19%) FISMA
4 2 (0.19%) GDPR
4 2 (0.19%) SLA
5 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
System Software
1 411 (38.56%) Docker
2 10 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (0.75%) etcd
5 6 (0.56%) Varnish
6 2 (0.19%) SkyDNS
6 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.094%) Snort
7 1 (0.094%) Xen
Systems Management
1 367 (34.43%) Kubernetes
2 256 (24.02%) Ansible
3 246 (23.08%) Terraform
4 157 (14.73%) Puppet
5 133 (12.48%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (5.25%) Prometheus
7 44 (4.13%) Packer
8 43 (4.03%) Consul
9 34 (3.19%) Salt
10 27 (2.53%) Grafana
11 26 (2.44%) Automic
12 19 (1.78%) Mesos
13 10 (0.94%) Graphite
14 9 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (0.84%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.84%) Nagios
15 8 (0.75%) Opsview
16 7 (0.66%) ZABBIX
17 6 (0.56%) Sysdig
18 4 (0.38%) linkerd
Vendors
1 120 (11.26%) Google
2 41 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 32 (3.00%) Splunk
4 25 (2.35%) SAP
5 23 (2.16%) IBM
5 23 (2.16%) Microsoft
6 19 (1.78%) Tableau
7 18 (1.69%) Oracle
8 16 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.41%) Spotify
10 9 (0.84%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.84%) MuleSoft
10 9 (0.84%) New Relic
10 9 (0.84%) WorldPay
11 8 (0.75%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.56%) Algorithmics
12 6 (0.56%) Facebook
12 6 (0.56%) Rackspace
12 6 (0.56%) Rakuten
13 5 (0.47%) Sun