Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 219 270
Rank change year-on-year +58 +51 +31
Permanent jobs citing Go 695 907 924
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.11% 1.55% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 2.76% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 676 824 801
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £109,250 £97,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

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 18,949 32,874 40,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.47% 56.24% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15,660 27,663 33,173
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2 July 2020.

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 2 July 2020. 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 +62 169 £75,000 - 29
West London +64 40 £47,500 -37.70% 12
South London +17 5 £60,000 -
East London +10 1 £72,500 +7.41% 3
Go
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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.

1 499 (71.80%) Python
2 368 (52.95%) Kubernetes
3 335 (48.20%) AWS
4 334 (48.06%) Java
5 323 (46.47%) Docker
6 301 (43.31%) DevOps
7 237 (34.10%) Terraform
8 208 (29.93%) JavaScript
9 207 (29.78%) Linux
9 207 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
10 191 (27.48%) GCP
11 187 (26.91%) Ansible
12 183 (26.33%) Ruby
13 170 (24.46%) Microservices
14 152 (21.87%) Azure
15 147 (21.15%) Software Engineering
16 134 (19.28%) Jenkins
17 131 (18.85%) Node.js
18 121 (17.41%) Git (software)
19 108 (15.54%) Finance
20 104 (14.96%) Scala
21 94 (13.53%) Machine Learning
21 94 (13.53%) Fintech
22 90 (12.95%) Puppet
22 90 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
23 87 (12.52%) Configuration Management
24 86 (12.37%) Bash Shell
25 85 (12.23%) C#
26 83 (11.94%) SQL
26 83 (11.94%) TDD

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 43 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.31%) Apache Spark
3 18 (2.59%) Apache
4 15 (2.16%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (2.01%) OpenStack
6 11 (1.58%) Hyperledger
7 10 (1.44%) CloudStack
8 8 (1.15%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.43%) Ethereum
11 2 (0.29%) Confluence
11 2 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.29%) nginx
11 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.14%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.14%) JBoss
12 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.58%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 335 (48.20%) AWS
2 191 (27.48%) GCP
3 152 (21.87%) Azure
4 63 (9.06%) Serverless
5 55 (7.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 41 (5.90%) SaaS
7 35 (5.04%) PaaS
8 31 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (4.17%) IaaS
10 25 (3.60%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 18 (2.59%) GitHub
13 17 (2.45%) Amazon S3
14 15 (2.16%) Heroku
15 14 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (1.87%) Amazon ECS
17 12 (1.73%) Datadog
18 11 (1.58%) DigitalOcean
19 10 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
19 10 (1.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.60%) Firewall
2 16 (2.30%) Internet
3 15 (2.16%) VPN
4 6 (0.86%) IPsec
4 6 (0.86%) Network Security
5 5 (0.72%) HTTP
5 5 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.58%) STUN
6 4 (0.58%) VoIP
7 3 (0.43%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.29%) AMQP
8 2 (0.29%) DNS
8 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.14%) BGP
9 1 (0.14%) MPLS
9 1 (0.14%) OSPF
9 1 (0.14%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (10.36%) MySQL
2 61 (8.78%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (8.35%) MongoDB
4 55 (7.91%) NoSQL
5 49 (7.05%) Big Data
6 40 (5.76%) Blockchain
7 33 (4.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 25 (3.60%) Hadoop
9 18 (2.59%) SQL Server
10 14 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.73%) Neo4j
12 9 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.15%) Amazon Aurora
13 8 (1.15%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.01%) Redis
15 5 (0.72%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.72%) BigQuery
15 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.58%) Power BI
17 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 134 (19.28%) Jenkins
2 121 (17.41%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.60%) CircleCI
3 32 (4.60%) GitLab
4 26 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (3.60%) Cucumber
6 23 (3.31%) TeamCity
7 22 (3.17%) Selenium
8 18 (2.59%) JIRA
9 17 (2.45%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.16%) Gradle
11 11 (1.58%) Hudson
11 11 (1.58%) Maven
12 9 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (1.29%) webpack
13 8 (1.15%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.15%) GoCD
14 6 (0.86%) Cypress.io
14 6 (0.86%) Mocha
14 6 (0.86%) Protractor
General
1 108 (15.54%) Finance
2 51 (7.34%) Banking
3 17 (2.45%) Games
4 16 (2.30%) Public Sector
5 15 (2.16%) Law
6 10 (1.44%) Retail
7 8 (1.15%) Marketing
8 7 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.72%) Advertising
9 5 (0.72%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (0.58%) Front Office
10 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.14%) French Language
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 184 (26.47%) Developer
2 154 (22.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 68 (9.78%) Platform Engineer
4 65 (9.35%) Software Engineer
5 55 (7.91%) AWS Engineer
6 47 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 42 (6.04%) Senior Developer
8 38 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 31 (4.46%) AWS DevOps
10 30 (4.32%) Python Engineer
11 29 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
12 28 (4.03%) Administrator
12 28 (4.03%) Security Engineer
13 26 (3.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 25 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.60%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 23 (3.31%) Data Engineer
16 21 (3.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 21 (3.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 20 (2.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (18.85%) Node.js
2 79 (11.37%) Kafka
3 75 (10.79%) React
3 75 (10.79%) REST
4 39 (5.61%) AngularJS
5 38 (5.47%) .NET
6 28 (4.03%) Elastic Stack
7 27 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
8 24 (3.45%) CSS
8 24 (3.45%) HTML
9 22 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 21 (3.02%) RESTful
11 20 (2.88%) React Native
11 20 (2.88%) Redux
12 17 (2.45%) Web Services
13 16 (2.30%) NativeScript
13 16 (2.30%) Polymer
13 16 (2.30%) Vue.js
14 15 (2.16%) HTML5
14 15 (2.16%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.89%) Cloud Native
2 33 (4.75%) Public Cloud
3 26 (3.74%) PKI
4 22 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.88%) Data Centre
6 16 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 16 (2.30%) User Experience
7 15 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.16%) Bitcoin
7 15 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 14 (2.01%) Social Network
9 13 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.87%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (0.86%) Device Driver
11 6 (0.86%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.86%) Social Media
12 5 (0.72%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 207 (29.78%) Linux
2 68 (9.78%) Windows
3 29 (4.17%) CentOS
3 29 (4.17%) Unix
4 14 (2.01%) Ubuntu
5 13 (1.87%) Android
6 10 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.86%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.72%) Kali Linux
10 4 (0.58%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.58%) Debian
11 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (43.31%) DevOps
2 207 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (24.46%) Microservices
4 147 (21.15%) Software Engineering
5 94 (13.53%) Fintech
5 94 (13.53%) Machine Learning
6 90 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
7 87 (12.52%) Configuration Management
8 83 (11.94%) TDD
9 78 (11.22%) Infrastructure as Code
10 59 (8.49%) Test Automation
11 58 (8.35%) Artificial Intelligence
12 56 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 53 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
14 51 (7.34%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 46 (6.62%) Mentoring
16 45 (6.47%) SDLC
17 44 (6.33%) Computer Science
18 42 (6.04%) Analytics
19 41 (5.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 499 (71.80%) Python
2 334 (48.06%) Java
3 208 (29.93%) JavaScript
4 183 (26.33%) Ruby
5 104 (14.96%) Scala
6 86 (12.37%) Bash Shell
7 85 (12.23%) C#
8 83 (11.94%) SQL
9 76 (10.94%) C++
10 50 (7.19%) PHP
11 47 (6.76%) C
12 45 (6.47%) TypeScript
13 43 (6.19%) Groovy
14 38 (5.47%) Clojure
14 38 (5.47%) Kotlin
15 36 (5.18%) Perl
16 23 (3.31%) Elixir
17 20 (2.88%) PowerShell
18 16 (2.30%) Shell Script
19 12 (1.73%) Rust
Qualifications
1 49 (7.05%) Degree
2 26 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.73%) AWS Certification
3 12 (1.73%) PhD
4 7 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.86%) CEPT
5 6 (0.86%) CREST Certified
5 6 (0.86%) EC-Council LPT
5 6 (0.86%) GXPN
5 6 (0.86%) OSCE
5 6 (0.86%) SANS
6 5 (0.72%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.43%) CISSP
8 2 (0.29%) CEH
8 2 (0.29%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.29%) OSCP
9 1 (0.14%) CISA
9 1 (0.14%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) PMO
3 1 (0.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 323 (46.47%) Docker
2 8 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.29%) LXC
5 2 (0.29%) vCloud
6 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.14%) iptables
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) zsh
Systems Management
1 368 (52.95%) Kubernetes
2 237 (34.10%) Terraform
3 187 (26.91%) Ansible
4 90 (12.95%) Puppet
5 74 (10.65%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (5.32%) Prometheus
7 33 (4.75%) Packer
8 32 (4.60%) Grafana
9 21 (3.02%) Opsview
10 20 (2.88%) Nagios
10 20 (2.88%) Salt
11 16 (2.30%) Graphite
12 14 (2.01%) Istio
12 14 (2.01%) Kubeflow
13 12 (1.73%) Consul
13 12 (1.73%) Kibana
13 12 (1.73%) Netcool
14 11 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
15 9 (1.29%) logstash
15 9 (1.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (9.78%) Google
2 18 (2.59%) Oracle
3 17 (2.45%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.01%) AppDynamics
4 14 (2.01%) VMware
5 13 (1.87%) Red Hat
6 12 (1.73%) Dynatrace
6 12 (1.73%) SevOne
6 12 (1.73%) Splunk
6 12 (1.73%) TOWER Software
7 11 (1.58%) SaltStack
8 10 (1.44%) IBM
8 10 (1.44%) Rackspace
9 7 (1.01%) New Relic
10 6 (0.86%) Apple
10 6 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.72%) Facebook
11 5 (0.72%) Instagram
11 5 (0.72%) Qualys
11 5 (0.72%) Tableau