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

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 306 583
Rank change year-on-year +28 +277 +187
Permanent jobs citing Go 844 751 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.08% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 1.97% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 717 644 316
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +14.29%

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 38,882 38,180 46,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.49% 54.69% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32,540 33,257 40,561
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 February 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 February 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 -31 121 £67,500 -3.57% 52
West London +13 31 £70,000 +7.69% 14
South London +1 12 £74,500 +16.77%
North London +6 5 £72,500 +26.09% 2
East London -4 2 £57,500 -17.86% 5
Go
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 483 (57.23%) Python
2 424 (50.24%) Java
3 371 (43.96%) Amazon AWS
4 348 (41.23%) Docker
5 342 (40.52%) DevOps
6 321 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
7 293 (34.72%) Linux
8 292 (34.60%) Ruby
9 257 (30.45%) JavaScript
10 246 (29.15%) Kubernetes
11 232 (27.49%) Microservices
12 216 (25.59%) Software Engineering
13 214 (25.36%) Node.js
14 198 (23.46%) Ansible
15 196 (23.22%) TDD
16 172 (20.38%) Terraform
17 166 (19.67%) Finance
18 156 (18.48%) Google
19 148 (17.54%) Puppet
20 146 (17.30%) Open Source
21 143 (16.94%) Scala
22 133 (15.76%) Jenkins
23 121 (14.34%) MySQL
24 117 (13.86%) Computer Science
25 116 (13.74%) NoSQL
26 115 (13.63%) React
27 113 (13.39%) Google Cloud Platform
27 113 (13.39%) Big Data
28 112 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
29 111 (13.15%) PostgreSQL

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 83 (9.83%) Apache Spark
2 49 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (5.81%) OpenStack
3 38 (4.50%) Apache
3 38 (4.50%) Ethereum
4 28 (3.32%) Tomcat
5 27 (3.20%) nginx
6 24 (2.84%) Apache Solr
7 20 (2.37%) Hyperledger
8 14 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (1.54%) Jetty
10 11 (1.30%) CloudStack
10 11 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.18%) Mongoose
12 8 (0.95%) JBoss
12 8 (0.95%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.71%) Confluence
13 6 (0.71%) Drupal
13 6 (0.71%) eris
13 6 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.36%) HipChat
2 2 (0.24%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 6 (0.71%) MultiChain
2 4 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.47%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.24%) Magento
3 2 (0.24%) Quorum
4 1 (0.12%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 371 (43.96%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (13.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 100 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (7.70%) GitHub
5 50 (5.92%) SaaS
6 31 (3.67%) Serverless
7 30 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 30 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
7 30 (3.55%) OpenShift
8 29 (3.44%) IaaS
9 26 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
10 22 (2.61%) Amazon S3
11 19 (2.25%) npm
11 19 (2.25%) PaaS
12 17 (2.01%) Datadog
13 16 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (1.66%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (1.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 11 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 78 (9.24%) HTTP
2 35 (4.15%) DNS
3 33 (3.91%) Firewall
3 33 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.20%) VPN
5 24 (2.84%) Internet
6 11 (1.30%) ICMP
6 11 (1.30%) SMTP
7 10 (1.18%) Network Security
8 4 (0.47%) IPFS
8 4 (0.47%) SMS
9 3 (0.36%) FTP
9 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.36%) SNMP
9 3 (0.36%) VSAN
10 2 (0.24%) SAN
11 1 (0.12%) NAS
11 1 (0.12%) PPP
11 1 (0.12%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.12%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (14.34%) MySQL
2 116 (13.74%) NoSQL
3 113 (13.39%) Big Data
4 111 (13.15%) PostgreSQL
5 106 (12.56%) MongoDB
6 89 (10.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 78 (9.24%) Hadoop
8 71 (8.41%) Blockchain
9 63 (7.46%) Redis
10 60 (7.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 57 (6.75%) Relational Database
12 31 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
13 27 (3.20%) Riak
14 24 (2.84%) CouchDB
15 23 (2.73%) SQL Server
16 22 (2.61%) Apache Hive
17 21 (2.49%) RDBMS
18 15 (1.78%) CockroachDB
19 14 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
20 7 (0.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 133 (15.76%) Jenkins
2 102 (12.09%) Git (software)
3 31 (3.67%) Vagrant
4 30 (3.55%) Maven
5 28 (3.32%) Cucumber
6 24 (2.84%) Gradle
7 20 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.13%) Artifactory
8 18 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
9 17 (2.01%) Hudson
9 17 (2.01%) Jasmine
10 16 (1.90%) Selenium
11 15 (1.78%) GoCD
12 13 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (1.42%) JIRA
13 12 (1.42%) JUnit
14 11 (1.30%) gulp
14 11 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (1.18%) Ant
General
1 166 (19.67%) Finance
2 61 (7.23%) Retail
3 42 (4.98%) Banking
4 36 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 35 (4.15%) Marketing
6 28 (3.32%) Games
7 24 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 22 (2.61%) Legal
9 21 (2.49%) Electronics
10 16 (1.90%) Law
11 13 (1.54%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.54%) Publishing
12 9 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.83%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.59%) Advertising
15 4 (0.47%) Back Office
16 3 (0.36%) French Language
17 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
17 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
18 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 358 (42.42%) Developer
2 185 (21.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 98 (11.61%) Software Engineer
4 64 (7.58%) Java Developer
5 60 (7.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 53 (6.28%) Python Developer
7 50 (5.92%) AWS Engineer
7 50 (5.92%) Full Stack Developer
8 47 (5.57%) Architect
9 44 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 41 (4.86%) Java Engineer
11 40 (4.74%) Software Developer
12 34 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
13 33 (3.91%) Ruby Developer
14 32 (3.79%) Java Software Engineer
15 31 (3.67%) Blockchain Developer
16 30 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
16 30 (3.55%) Senior Developer
16 30 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
17 29 (3.44%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (25.36%) Node.js
2 115 (13.63%) React
3 87 (10.31%) RESTful
4 79 (9.36%) Web Services
5 66 (7.82%) Kafka
6 65 (7.70%) HTML
7 60 (7.11%) AngularJS
8 59 (6.99%) REST
9 55 (6.52%) CSS
10 52 (6.16%) RabbitMQ
11 36 (4.27%) Ruby on Rails
11 36 (4.27%) Spring
12 35 (4.15%) .NET
13 33 (3.91%) Elastic Stack
14 32 (3.79%) HTML5
15 30 (3.55%) Natural Language Processing
16 24 (2.84%) WebSockets
17 23 (2.73%) Angular 2
17 23 (2.73%) LAMP
18 22 (2.61%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 117 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 92 (10.90%) Fintech
3 57 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
4 51 (6.04%) Algorithms
5 37 (4.38%) Public Cloud
6 30 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (3.44%) Data Structures
8 27 (3.20%) Cyberthreat
9 22 (2.61%) Mobile App
10 21 (2.49%) Data Centre
11 19 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (2.13%) Blog
13 16 (1.90%) User Experience
14 15 (1.78%) Bitcoin
15 13 (1.54%) Cloud Native
16 11 (1.30%) BBC
16 11 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
16 11 (1.30%) STB
17 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 293 (34.72%) Linux
2 32 (3.79%) Unix
2 32 (3.79%) Windows
3 27 (3.20%) Android
4 22 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 22 (2.61%) Ubuntu
5 17 (2.01%) Windows 10
6 16 (1.90%) CentOS
7 15 (1.78%) CoreOS
8 10 (1.18%) Debian
9 5 (0.59%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (40.52%) DevOps
2 321 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (27.49%) Microservices
4 216 (25.59%) Software Engineering
5 196 (23.22%) TDD
6 146 (17.30%) Open Source
7 112 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 107 (12.68%) Machine Learning
9 104 (12.32%) BDD
10 94 (11.14%) Configuration Management
11 82 (9.72%) Test Automation
12 67 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
13 65 (7.70%) SOA
14 59 (6.99%) Scrum
15 55 (6.52%) Mentoring
16 53 (6.28%) Mathematics
17 49 (5.81%) OO
18 44 (5.21%) E-Commerce
19 43 (5.09%) Cybersecurity
19 43 (5.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 483 (57.23%) Python
2 424 (50.24%) Java
3 292 (34.60%) Ruby
4 257 (30.45%) JavaScript
5 143 (16.94%) Scala
6 104 (12.32%) PHP
7 100 (11.85%) C#
8 82 (9.72%) SQL
9 76 (9.00%) C++
10 64 (7.58%) Bash Shell
11 52 (6.16%) Clojure
12 50 (5.92%) Shell Script
13 44 (5.21%) C
14 30 (3.55%) Kotlin
15 27 (3.20%) TypeScript
16 26 (3.08%) Haskell
17 25 (2.96%) Solidity
18 20 (2.37%) Groovy
19 19 (2.25%) PowerShell
20 18 (2.13%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 90 (10.66%) Degree
2 27 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.96%) Master's Degree
4 21 (2.49%) PhD
5 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.42%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) CISM
6 2 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.12%) CCIE
7 1 (0.12%) CCNA
7 1 (0.12%) CCSA
7 1 (0.12%) CEH
7 1 (0.12%) CISA
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.12%) GIAC
7 1 (0.12%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.12%) RHCE
7 1 (0.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.38%) GCP
2 33 (3.91%) QA
3 11 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 9 (1.07%) ISO 14001
4 9 (1.07%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 348 (41.23%) Docker
2 23 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.30%) Ceph
4 10 (1.18%) KVM
5 9 (1.07%) vSphere
6 8 (0.95%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.83%) HDFS
8 4 (0.47%) LXC
8 4 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.47%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.36%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.36%) Xen
10 2 (0.24%) etcd
10 2 (0.24%) Varnish
10 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 246 (29.15%) Kubernetes
2 198 (23.46%) Ansible
3 172 (20.38%) Terraform
4 148 (17.54%) Puppet
5 96 (11.37%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (4.50%) Salt
7 25 (2.96%) Packer
8 23 (2.73%) Mesos
9 22 (2.61%) Nagios
10 20 (2.37%) Consul
11 16 (1.90%) ZABBIX
12 15 (1.78%) Rancher
13 14 (1.66%) Grafana
14 13 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
15 10 (1.18%) Prometheus
16 9 (1.07%) Icinga
16 9 (1.07%) logstash
17 6 (0.71%) Graphite
17 6 (0.71%) linkerd
18 4 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 156 (18.48%) Google
2 60 (7.11%) VMware
3 53 (6.28%) Microsoft
4 49 (5.81%) Oracle
5 32 (3.79%) Red Hat
6 23 (2.73%) SaltStack
7 22 (2.61%) Splunk
8 21 (2.49%) New Relic
8 21 (2.49%) SAP
9 17 (2.01%) Twitter
10 11 (1.30%) Arqiva
10 11 (1.30%) BT
10 11 (1.30%) Facebook
10 11 (1.30%) Rackspace
11 10 (1.18%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.95%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.95%) TOWER Software
13 7 (0.83%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.71%) Informatica
14 6 (0.71%) TIBCO