Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 192 249
Rank change year-on-year +65 +57 +65
Permanent jobs citing Go 542 1,033 969
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.68% 1.85% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.39% 3.30% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 509 892 854
Median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £46,000 £51,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +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 12,342 31,292 39,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.07% 56.01% 57.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10,342 26,123 32,332
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +98 123 £75,000 -3.23% 42
West London +64 21 £47,500 -40.63% 24
South London +39 3 £65,000 - 5
Go
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 384 (70.85%) Python
2 291 (53.69%) Java
3 289 (53.32%) Kubernetes
4 253 (46.68%) Docker
5 248 (45.76%) AWS
6 221 (40.77%) DevOps
7 200 (36.90%) Terraform
8 188 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
9 171 (31.55%) Ruby
10 162 (29.89%) JavaScript
11 161 (29.70%) Microservices
12 154 (28.41%) Ansible
13 152 (28.04%) Linux
14 150 (27.68%) GCP
15 122 (22.51%) Azure
16 106 (19.56%) Software Engineering
17 103 (19.00%) Node.js
18 102 (18.82%) Finance
19 99 (18.27%) Puppet
20 96 (17.71%) Configuration Management
21 94 (17.34%) TDD
22 93 (17.16%) Scala
22 93 (17.16%) Jenkins
23 88 (16.24%) Machine Learning
24 83 (15.31%) Kafka
25 77 (14.21%) Opscode Chef
26 76 (14.02%) Git (software)
26 76 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
27 72 (13.28%) C#
28 70 (12.92%) Infrastructure as Code

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 57 (10.52%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (2.77%) Apache
3 13 (2.40%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (1.48%) Apache Airflow
6 7 (1.29%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.11%) CloudStack
8 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.55%) Confluence
10 2 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.37%) nginx
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 17 (3.14%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (1.29%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 248 (45.76%) AWS
2 150 (27.68%) GCP
3 122 (22.51%) Azure
4 51 (9.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 48 (8.86%) SaaS
6 42 (7.75%) PaaS
6 42 (7.75%) Serverless
7 41 (7.56%) IaaS
8 33 (6.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 27 (4.98%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (3.69%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (3.32%) GitHub
12 17 (3.14%) Akamai
13 12 (2.21%) Amazon Kinesis
13 12 (2.21%) Amazon S3
14 8 (1.48%) Amazon ECS
14 8 (1.48%) IBM Cloud
14 8 (1.48%) npm
15 7 (1.29%) Amazon EKS
15 7 (1.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.24%) Firewall
2 19 (3.51%) DNS
3 11 (2.03%) Internet
4 7 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.11%) HTTP
5 6 (1.11%) VPN
6 5 (0.92%) Network Security
7 2 (0.37%) AMQP
7 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) BGP
8 1 (0.18%) DHCP
8 1 (0.18%) DSL
8 1 (0.18%) MPLS
8 1 (0.18%) OSPF
8 1 (0.18%) Parlay
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) SSL
8 1 (0.18%) STUN
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.75%) Big Data
2 40 (7.38%) MongoDB
2 40 (7.38%) MySQL
2 40 (7.38%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (6.27%) NoSQL
4 20 (3.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 18 (3.32%) Blockchain
6 17 (3.14%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.21%) Neo4j
8 10 (1.85%) SQL Server
9 9 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.66%) Redis
10 6 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.74%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.55%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.55%) Text Mining
13 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (17.16%) Jenkins
2 76 (14.02%) Git (software)
3 34 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 29 (5.35%) GitLab
5 24 (4.43%) Selenium
6 23 (4.24%) Cucumber
7 18 (3.32%) CircleCI
8 17 (3.14%) TeamCity
9 16 (2.95%) webpack
10 11 (2.03%) JIRA
11 10 (1.85%) GoCD
11 10 (1.85%) Vagrant
12 9 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.29%) Hudson
14 6 (1.11%) JMeter
14 6 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.92%) Cypress.io
15 5 (0.92%) ESLint
15 5 (0.92%) Gatling
15 5 (0.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 102 (18.82%) Finance
2 46 (8.49%) Banking
3 19 (3.51%) Public Sector
4 18 (3.32%) Law
5 11 (2.03%) Games
6 10 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.66%) Advertising
8 8 (1.48%) Retail
9 7 (1.29%) Front Office
10 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) French Language
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
11 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 150 (27.68%) Developer
2 125 (23.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (10.52%) Software Engineer
4 56 (10.33%) Platform Engineer
5 48 (8.86%) AWS Engineer
6 46 (8.49%) Full Stack Developer
7 36 (6.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 36 (6.64%) Senior DevOps
8 27 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (4.43%) Digital Developer
9 24 (4.43%) Python Developer
9 24 (4.43%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 21 (3.87%) AWS DevOps
10 21 (3.87%) Python Engineer
10 21 (3.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 20 (3.69%) Clojure Developer
12 19 (3.51%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 19 (3.51%) Site Engineer
12 19 (3.51%) Software Developer
13 18 (3.32%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.00%) Node.js
2 83 (15.31%) Kafka
3 58 (10.70%) React
3 58 (10.70%) REST
4 43 (7.93%) React Native
5 38 (7.01%) Elastic Stack
6 35 (6.46%) AngularJS
7 33 (6.09%) NativeScript
8 27 (4.98%) Ionic Framework
9 25 (4.61%) Apache Cordova
10 24 (4.43%) PhoneGap
10 24 (4.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (4.43%) Web Services
11 22 (4.06%) .NET
11 22 (4.06%) Vue.js
12 21 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (2.77%) gRPC
13 15 (2.77%) Redux
14 14 (2.58%) GraphQL
15 12 (2.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.04%) Cloud Native
2 43 (7.93%) Mobile App
3 32 (5.90%) Algorithms
4 26 (4.80%) Public Cloud
5 23 (4.24%) Data Structures
6 21 (3.87%) Social Network
7 16 (2.95%) FMCG
8 13 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.48%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.48%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.48%) PKI
10 8 (1.48%) User Experience
11 6 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.11%) Social Media
11 6 (1.11%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.74%) Bitcoin
12 4 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 152 (28.04%) Linux
2 43 (7.93%) Windows
3 27 (4.98%) CentOS
4 19 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (3.51%) Unix
5 13 (2.40%) Android
5 13 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.74%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.74%) Mesosphere
8 2 (0.37%) Debian
8 2 (0.37%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (40.77%) DevOps
2 188 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (29.70%) Microservices
4 106 (19.56%) Software Engineering
5 96 (17.71%) Configuration Management
6 94 (17.34%) TDD
7 88 (16.24%) Machine Learning
8 76 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (12.92%) Infrastructure as Code
10 68 (12.55%) Fintech
11 56 (10.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 56 (10.33%) Test Automation
12 52 (9.59%) Mentoring
13 46 (8.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 45 (8.30%) Scrum
15 43 (7.93%) Problem-Solving
16 41 (7.56%) Artificial Intelligence
17 39 (7.20%) BDD
18 38 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (7.01%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 384 (70.85%) Python
2 291 (53.69%) Java
3 171 (31.55%) Ruby
4 162 (29.89%) JavaScript
5 93 (17.16%) Scala
6 72 (13.28%) C#
7 55 (10.15%) C++
8 44 (8.12%) Clojure
8 44 (8.12%) Kotlin
9 43 (7.93%) SQL
10 38 (7.01%) PHP
11 37 (6.83%) C
11 37 (6.83%) Elixir
12 34 (6.27%) Bash Shell
13 30 (5.54%) TypeScript
14 28 (5.17%) Groovy
15 25 (4.61%) PowerShell
16 22 (4.06%) Rust
17 20 (3.69%) Perl
18 17 (3.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (7.01%) Degree
2 22 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.14%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.29%) PhD
5 5 (0.92%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) CISM
8 1 (0.18%) CISSP
8 1 (0.18%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.66%) QA
2 5 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 253 (46.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.37%) LXC
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 289 (53.32%) Kubernetes
2 200 (36.90%) Terraform
3 154 (28.41%) Ansible
4 99 (18.27%) Puppet
5 77 (14.21%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (6.83%) Grafana
7 34 (6.27%) Prometheus
8 30 (5.54%) Istio
9 23 (4.24%) Graphite
10 18 (3.32%) Opsview
11 16 (2.95%) Packer
11 16 (2.95%) Single Sign-On
12 14 (2.58%) Nagios
13 12 (2.21%) Consul
13 12 (2.21%) Kibana
13 12 (2.21%) logstash
13 12 (2.21%) Netcool
14 9 (1.66%) Salt
15 8 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
16 7 (1.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 57 (10.52%) Google
2 25 (4.61%) New Relic
3 18 (3.32%) SAP
4 17 (3.14%) Adobe
4 17 (3.14%) hybris
4 17 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.40%) Oracle
6 12 (2.21%) AppDynamics
6 12 (2.21%) Dynatrace
6 12 (2.21%) IBM
6 12 (2.21%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.21%) SevOne
6 12 (2.21%) TOWER Software
7 9 (1.66%) Splunk
8 6 (1.11%) Rackspace
8 6 (1.11%) SaltStack
9 5 (0.92%) Facebook
9 5 (0.92%) Instagram
10 4 (0.74%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.74%) Palantir