Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 310 344
Rank change year-on-year +119 +34 +278
Permanent jobs citing Go 1,221 776 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.84% 1.06% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 1.92% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 681 573
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £67,339 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.74% -3.85% +8.33%

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 37,952 40,474 40,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.12% 55.06% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31,764 32,464 35,339
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +61 184 £72,500 +3.57% 52
West London +54 61 £52,500 -25.00% 33
South London +3 19 £56,250 -24.50% 3
East London +17 12 £80,000 +33.89% 8
North London +14 1 £60,000 -2.04% 2
Go
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 854 (69.94%) Python
2 661 (54.14%) Java
3 513 (42.01%) Amazon AWS
4 507 (41.52%) Docker
5 498 (40.79%) DevOps
6 472 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
7 438 (35.87%) Kubernetes
8 375 (30.71%) Linux
9 360 (29.48%) Ruby
10 322 (26.37%) Ansible
11 317 (25.96%) Microservices
12 306 (25.06%) JavaScript
13 289 (23.67%) C++
14 268 (21.95%) Software Engineering
15 266 (21.79%) Terraform
16 261 (21.38%) Node.js
17 233 (19.08%) Google Cloud Platform
18 209 (17.12%) Puppet
19 197 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
20 196 (16.05%) Test Automation
21 193 (15.81%) Finance
22 192 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
23 189 (15.48%) Google
24 187 (15.32%) Open Source
25 181 (14.82%) Git (software)
26 179 (14.66%) Jenkins
27 174 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
28 167 (13.68%) SQL
29 161 (13.19%) Scala
30 159 (13.02%) 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 88 (7.21%) Ethereum
2 70 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (3.93%) Apache
4 37 (3.03%) nginx
5 34 (2.78%) Hyperledger
6 30 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 29 (2.38%) OpenStack
8 28 (2.29%) Apache Spark
9 16 (1.31%) Apache Solr
10 15 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (1.06%) Confluence
12 11 (0.90%) CMS
13 10 (0.82%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.82%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.66%) IIS
15 6 (0.49%) Mule
16 5 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
16 5 (0.41%) lighttpd
16 5 (0.41%) Luigi
16 5 (0.41%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.082%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.082%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 35 (2.87%) Distributed Ledger
2 21 (1.72%) Ripple
3 3 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.16%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 513 (42.01%) Amazon AWS
2 233 (19.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 192 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (6.06%) GitHub
5 70 (5.73%) Serverless
6 69 (5.65%) Amazon S3
7 67 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
8 62 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 62 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
9 53 (4.34%) SaaS
10 41 (3.36%) PaaS
11 39 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
12 30 (2.46%) IaaS
13 27 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 23 (1.88%) OpenShift
15 21 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
16 17 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
17 11 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
17 11 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
17 11 (0.90%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 63 (5.16%) HTTP
2 43 (3.52%) Firewall
3 34 (2.78%) VPN
4 26 (2.13%) Internet
5 25 (2.05%) DNS
6 15 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.98%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 7 (0.57%) VLAN
9 6 (0.49%) DHCP
10 5 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.33%) SSL
11 4 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.25%) IPFS
12 3 (0.25%) Network Security
12 3 (0.25%) X.509
13 2 (0.16%) LAN
13 2 (0.16%) RTSP
13 2 (0.16%) Software-Defined Networking
13 2 (0.16%) WAN
14 1 (0.082%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (12.61%) Blockchain
2 135 (11.06%) NoSQL
3 128 (10.48%) MySQL
4 116 (9.50%) PostgreSQL
5 87 (7.13%) MongoDB
6 82 (6.72%) Relational Database
7 69 (5.65%) Redis
8 60 (4.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 53 (4.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 50 (4.10%) Big Data
11 39 (3.19%) Data Mining
12 33 (2.70%) SQL Server
13 31 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
14 29 (2.38%) Hadoop
15 26 (2.13%) CouchDB
16 25 (2.05%) MariaDB
17 23 (1.88%) RDBMS
18 22 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
19 19 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 181 (14.82%) Git (software)
2 179 (14.66%) Jenkins
3 71 (5.81%) TeamCity
4 52 (4.26%) Maven
5 43 (3.52%) Gradle
6 37 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 36 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 28 (2.29%) Travis CI
9 25 (2.05%) Subversion
10 24 (1.97%) GitLab
10 24 (1.97%) Vagrant
11 20 (1.64%) IBM UrbanCode
11 20 (1.64%) JIRA
11 20 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (1.56%) Cucumber
13 18 (1.47%) Mocha
14 17 (1.39%) Hudson
15 15 (1.23%) CircleCI
15 15 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
16 12 (0.98%) CF BOSH
General
1 193 (15.81%) Finance
2 68 (5.57%) Retail
3 59 (4.83%) Games
4 56 (4.59%) Banking
5 50 (4.10%) Marketing
6 48 (3.93%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.70%) Electronics
9 21 (1.72%) Front Office
10 14 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.06%) Advertising
12 12 (0.98%) Law
13 8 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.57%) Automotive
14 7 (0.57%) Legal
15 4 (0.33%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.16%) Billing
16 2 (0.16%) Publishing
17 1 (0.082%) Back Office
17 1 (0.082%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 457 (37.43%) Developer
2 223 (18.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 144 (11.79%) Software Engineer
4 113 (9.25%) Senior Developer
5 90 (7.37%) Senior DevOps
6 89 (7.29%) Python Developer
7 82 (6.72%) Architect
8 64 (5.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 59 (4.83%) Java Developer
10 57 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
11 56 (4.59%) Cloud Engineer
12 53 (4.34%) Senior Software Engineer
13 49 (4.01%) Blockchain Developer
14 40 (3.28%) Lead DevOps
15 39 (3.19%) AWS DevOps
16 38 (3.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 35 (2.87%) AWS Developer
17 35 (2.87%) Cloud Architect
17 35 (2.87%) Full Stack Developer
17 35 (2.87%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (21.38%) Node.js
2 154 (12.61%) React
3 121 (9.91%) AngularJS
4 117 (9.58%) Web Services
5 113 (9.25%) RESTful
6 99 (8.11%) Kafka
7 72 (5.90%) HTML
8 70 (5.73%) RabbitMQ
9 67 (5.49%) CSS
10 59 (4.83%) Spring
11 55 (4.50%) REST
12 52 (4.26%) .NET
13 47 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
13 47 (3.85%) Smart Contracts
14 43 (3.52%) Elastic Stack
15 33 (2.70%) LAMP
15 33 (2.70%) Spring Boot
16 30 (2.46%) Angular 2
16 30 (2.46%) Express
16 30 (2.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 138 (11.30%) Fintech
2 100 (8.19%) Algorithms
3 79 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
4 55 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (3.77%) Public Cloud
6 44 (3.60%) Bitcoin
7 41 (3.36%) Virtual Team
8 38 (3.11%) Data Structures
9 36 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (2.78%) Robotics
11 33 (2.70%) User Experience
12 32 (2.62%) Cloud Native
13 30 (2.46%) Mobile App
14 25 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
15 23 (1.88%) Blog
15 23 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (1.72%) Hedge funds
16 21 (1.72%) Litecoin
17 20 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
17 20 (1.64%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 375 (30.71%) Linux
2 94 (7.70%) Windows
3 70 (5.73%) Unix
4 25 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 25 (2.05%) CentOS
5 24 (1.97%) Ubuntu
6 22 (1.80%) Mesosphere
7 18 (1.47%) CoreOS
8 17 (1.39%) Android
9 13 (1.06%) VMS
10 12 (0.98%) Solaris
11 10 (0.82%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Debian
13 3 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.16%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.082%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.082%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.082%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (40.79%) DevOps
2 472 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (25.96%) Microservices
4 268 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 196 (16.05%) Test Automation
6 187 (15.32%) Open Source
7 174 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
8 159 (13.02%) TDD
9 147 (12.04%) Configuration Management
10 138 (11.30%) Computer Science
10 138 (11.30%) Machine Learning
11 129 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
12 108 (8.85%) BDD
13 96 (7.86%) Mentoring
14 88 (7.21%) Artificial Intelligence
15 84 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 74 (6.06%) Scrum
17 68 (5.57%) Collaborative Working
18 66 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
18 66 (5.41%) Cryptocurrency
Programming Languages
1 854 (69.94%) Python
2 661 (54.14%) Java
3 360 (29.48%) Ruby
4 306 (25.06%) JavaScript
5 289 (23.67%) C++
6 167 (13.68%) SQL
7 161 (13.19%) Scala
8 154 (12.61%) C#
9 135 (11.06%) C
10 127 (10.40%) Bash Shell
11 88 (7.21%) PHP
12 87 (7.13%) Elixir
13 57 (4.67%) PowerShell
14 54 (4.42%) TypeScript
15 51 (4.18%) Solidity
16 40 (3.28%) Haskell
17 35 (2.87%) ES6
17 35 (2.87%) Perl
18 31 (2.54%) Rust
19 25 (2.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 120 (9.83%) Degree
2 65 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (4.10%) Master's Degree
4 25 (2.05%) AWS Certification
5 9 (0.74%) PhD
6 6 (0.49%) RHCE
6 6 (0.49%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.25%) CISSP
7 3 (0.25%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.25%) OSCP
7 3 (0.25%) SANS
7 3 (0.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.16%) OSCE
8 2 (0.16%) OSWP
8 2 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.24%) QA
2 5 (0.41%) GDPR
3 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.16%) PMO
4 1 (0.082%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.082%) HL7
4 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.082%) SEPA
System Software
1 507 (41.52%) Docker
2 16 (1.31%) etcd
3 15 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.57%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.41%) Varnish
9 4 (0.33%) SkyDNS
10 3 (0.25%) KVM
10 3 (0.25%) vSphere
11 2 (0.16%) HDFS
11 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.082%) LXC
12 1 (0.082%) QEMU
12 1 (0.082%) Snort
12 1 (0.082%) vCloud
12 1 (0.082%) zsh
Systems Management
1 438 (35.87%) Kubernetes
2 322 (26.37%) Ansible
3 266 (21.79%) Terraform
4 209 (17.12%) Puppet
5 197 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (6.39%) Prometheus
7 64 (5.24%) Salt
8 56 (4.59%) Consul
9 49 (4.01%) Docker Swarm
10 46 (3.77%) Packer
11 40 (3.28%) Grafana
12 33 (2.70%) Nagios
13 32 (2.62%) ZABBIX
14 30 (2.46%) Mesos
15 28 (2.29%) Graphite
16 21 (1.72%) HAProxy
17 20 (1.64%) Automic
18 17 (1.39%) Opsview
19 13 (1.06%) Kibana
20 8 (0.66%) Icinga
Vendors
1 189 (15.48%) Google
2 45 (3.69%) Microsoft
3 42 (3.44%) SAP
4 39 (3.19%) Red Hat
5 35 (2.87%) Oracle
5 35 (2.87%) Splunk
6 26 (2.13%) VMware
7 21 (1.72%) IBM
8 18 (1.47%) Rakuten
9 13 (1.06%) Atlassian
10 12 (0.98%) SaltStack
11 11 (0.90%) Rackspace
12 10 (0.82%) Facebook
12 10 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.66%) Tableau
14 7 (0.57%) New Relic
15 6 (0.49%) Algorithmics
15 6 (0.49%) Apple
15 6 (0.49%) MuleSoft
16 5 (0.41%) Citrix