Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 215 318
Rank change year-on-year +38 +103 +68
Permanent jobs citing Go 1,124 1,152 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.05% 1.71% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 2.99% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 865 935 693
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £64,500
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -0.77%

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 30,861 38,571 41,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.32% 57.10% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25,720 32,209 33,170
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +30 187 £75,000 +7.14% 82
West London +3 35 £80,000 +25.49% 34
South London +12 23 £60,000 - 8
East London +7 4 £62,500 -21.88% 9
Go
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 795 (70.73%) Python
2 654 (58.19%) Docker
3 650 (57.83%) AWS
4 641 (57.03%) Kubernetes
5 560 (49.82%) Java
6 535 (47.60%) DevOps
7 375 (33.36%) Agile Software Development
8 344 (30.60%) GCP
9 342 (30.43%) Linux
10 340 (30.25%) Terraform
11 314 (27.94%) Ansible
12 275 (24.47%) Puppet
13 268 (23.84%) Jenkins
13 268 (23.84%) Microservices
14 267 (23.75%) JavaScript
15 255 (22.69%) Azure
16 240 (21.35%) Finance
17 239 (21.26%) Software Engineering
18 235 (20.91%) Ruby
19 222 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
19 222 (19.75%) Node.js
20 221 (19.66%) Infrastructure as Code
21 210 (18.68%) Bash Shell
22 192 (17.08%) TDD
23 180 (16.01%) C++
24 177 (15.75%) Google
25 169 (15.04%) Open Source
26 164 (14.59%) Configuration Management
27 159 (14.15%) REST
28 154 (13.70%) 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 71 (6.32%) Apache Spark
2 70 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (4.18%) nginx
4 32 (2.85%) Confluence
5 24 (2.14%) Apache
6 21 (1.87%) OpenStack
7 19 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 17 (1.51%) Apache Airflow
9 12 (1.07%) Ethereum
9 12 (1.07%) Luigi
10 9 (0.80%) Hyperledger
11 6 (0.53%) Zope
12 5 (0.44%) CMS
13 2 (0.18%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.18%) WildFly
14 1 (0.089%) Camunda
14 1 (0.089%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.089%) Pachyderm
14 1 (0.089%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.089%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.36%) Zeplin
2 2 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.089%) InDesign
3 1 (0.089%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (3.11%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.71%) Quorum
3 7 (0.62%) R3 Corda
4 3 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.089%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 650 (57.83%) AWS
2 344 (30.60%) GCP
3 255 (22.69%) Azure
4 104 (9.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 89 (7.92%) Serverless
6 61 (5.43%) SaaS
7 57 (5.07%) AWS Lambda
7 57 (5.07%) GitHub
8 54 (4.80%) OpenShift
9 53 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
10 45 (4.00%) PaaS
11 35 (3.11%) Amazon ECS
11 35 (3.11%) Amazon EKS
12 29 (2.58%) Amazon S3
12 29 (2.58%) IaaS
13 25 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
14 20 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 18 (1.60%) CloudBees
16 17 (1.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 14 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.80%) HTTP
2 49 (4.36%) Firewall
3 42 (3.74%) Internet
4 32 (2.85%) DNS
5 27 (2.40%) VPN
6 14 (1.25%) SSL
7 11 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.62%) Network Security
8 7 (0.62%) VoIP
9 6 (0.53%) IPFS
10 5 (0.44%) NFC
11 4 (0.36%) Broadband
12 2 (0.18%) BitTorrent
12 2 (0.18%) DSL
12 2 (0.18%) FTP
12 2 (0.18%) SMTP
13 1 (0.089%) 4G
13 1 (0.089%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 1 (0.089%) RTP
13 1 (0.089%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (11.03%) PostgreSQL
2 72 (6.41%) NoSQL
3 67 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 65 (5.78%) MySQL
5 58 (5.16%) Blockchain
6 51 (4.54%) Big Data
7 49 (4.36%) Redis
8 39 (3.47%) BigQuery
9 36 (3.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 32 (2.85%) Amazon Redshift
11 20 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.69%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.33%) Relational Database
15 13 (1.16%) SQL Server
16 12 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (0.98%) ClickHouse
18 10 (0.89%) Apache Hive
18 10 (0.89%) RDBMS
19 9 (0.80%) Flink
Development Applications
1 268 (23.84%) Jenkins
2 124 (11.03%) Git (software)
3 73 (6.49%) TeamCity
4 59 (5.25%) JIRA
5 58 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 54 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 54 (4.80%) GitLab
7 38 (3.38%) Travis CI
8 35 (3.11%) CircleCI
8 35 (3.11%) IBM UrbanCode
8 35 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (3.11%) Vagrant
9 30 (2.67%) Gradle
10 28 (2.49%) Cucumber
10 28 (2.49%) Hudson
10 28 (2.49%) Selenium
11 23 (2.05%) Bitbucket
12 22 (1.96%) Maven
13 20 (1.78%) PhantomJS
14 17 (1.51%) git-flow
General
1 240 (21.35%) Finance
2 82 (7.30%) Banking
3 47 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 40 (3.56%) Games
5 38 (3.38%) Marketing
6 28 (2.49%) Law
7 27 (2.40%) Retail
8 21 (1.87%) Public Sector
9 19 (1.69%) Electronics
10 17 (1.51%) Advertising
11 16 (1.42%) Billing
12 14 (1.25%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.62%) Automotive
14 6 (0.53%) Local Government
15 5 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
16 4 (0.36%) Digital Economy
17 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.27%) Legal
17 3 (0.27%) Publishing
18 2 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 297 (26.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 285 (25.36%) Developer
3 105 (9.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 99 (8.81%) AWS Engineer
5 94 (8.36%) Software Engineer
6 89 (7.92%) Python Developer
7 78 (6.94%) Python Engineer
8 77 (6.85%) Senior DevOps
9 61 (5.43%) AWS DevOps
10 60 (5.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 56 (4.98%) Platform Engineer
11 56 (4.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 55 (4.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 52 (4.63%) Senior Developer
14 42 (3.74%) Site Engineer
15 40 (3.56%) Security Engineer
16 39 (3.47%) Backend Developer
17 38 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
18 32 (2.85%) Consultant
18 32 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (19.75%) Node.js
2 159 (14.15%) REST
3 143 (12.72%) Kafka
4 79 (7.03%) React
5 70 (6.23%) Web Services
6 57 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
7 51 (4.54%) RESTful
8 50 (4.45%) AngularJS
9 49 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
10 47 (4.18%) .NET
11 44 (3.91%) Django
12 36 (3.20%) gRPC
13 35 (3.11%) scikit-learn
13 35 (3.11%) Spring
14 30 (2.67%) Pandas
15 29 (2.58%) JSON
16 23 (2.05%) HTML
17 21 (1.87%) CSS
17 21 (1.87%) OAuth
17 21 (1.87%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.79%) Public Cloud
2 66 (5.87%) Cloud Native
3 64 (5.69%) Algorithms
4 62 (5.52%) User Experience
5 59 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
6 41 (3.65%) Data Structures
7 35 (3.11%) PlayStation
8 34 (3.02%) Data Centre
9 30 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 16 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (1.16%) Digital Currency
12 13 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.16%) Social Network
13 10 (0.89%) PKI
14 7 (0.62%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.62%) Renewable Energy
14 7 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
15 6 (0.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 342 (30.43%) Linux
2 88 (7.83%) Windows
3 62 (5.52%) Unix
4 40 (3.56%) CentOS
5 35 (3.11%) Mesosphere
6 23 (2.05%) Android
7 22 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 16 (1.42%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (1.25%) Debian
10 14 (1.25%) Kali Linux
11 9 (0.80%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.44%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.36%) Fedora
14 1 (0.089%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.089%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (47.60%) DevOps
2 375 (33.36%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (23.84%) Microservices
4 239 (21.26%) Software Engineering
5 221 (19.66%) Infrastructure as Code
6 192 (17.08%) TDD
7 169 (15.04%) Open Source
8 164 (14.59%) Configuration Management
9 154 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
10 140 (12.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 140 (12.46%) Fintech
10 140 (12.46%) Test Automation
11 107 (9.52%) BDD
11 107 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 99 (8.81%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 98 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
14 90 (8.01%) Computer Science
15 87 (7.74%) Machine Learning
16 85 (7.56%) Migration
17 78 (6.94%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 795 (70.73%) Python
2 560 (49.82%) Java
3 267 (23.75%) JavaScript
4 235 (20.91%) Ruby
5 210 (18.68%) Bash Shell
6 180 (16.01%) C++
7 109 (9.70%) Scala
8 106 (9.43%) C#
9 92 (8.19%) PowerShell
10 85 (7.56%) SQL
11 64 (5.69%) PHP
12 51 (4.54%) TypeScript
13 48 (4.27%) Kotlin
13 48 (4.27%) Perl
14 40 (3.56%) C
15 27 (2.40%) Groovy
16 25 (2.22%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.87%) Clojure
18 13 (1.16%) Elixir
18 13 (1.16%) Rust
Qualifications
1 99 (8.81%) Degree
2 41 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.49%) PhD
4 8 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.27%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.18%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.18%) CSSLP
9 2 (0.18%) GIAC
9 2 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.089%) CISA
10 1 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.089%) CISMP
10 1 (0.089%) CISSP
10 1 (0.089%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.089%) MCSA
10 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.85%) QA
2 7 (0.62%) SLA
3 4 (0.36%) GDPR
4 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 654 (58.19%) Docker
2 26 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 18 (1.60%) etcd
5 14 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.71%) vSphere
7 7 (0.62%) OpenSSH
8 6 (0.53%) iptables
9 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.27%) Snort
11 2 (0.18%) Varnish
11 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.18%) Xen
12 1 (0.089%) Firmware
12 1 (0.089%) KVM
12 1 (0.089%) oVirt
12 1 (0.089%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 641 (57.03%) Kubernetes
2 340 (30.25%) Terraform
3 314 (27.94%) Ansible
4 275 (24.47%) Puppet
5 222 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
6 90 (8.01%) Consul
7 61 (5.43%) Packer
8 59 (5.25%) Prometheus
9 46 (4.09%) Salt
10 43 (3.83%) Istio
11 36 (3.20%) Nagios
12 35 (3.11%) Automic
13 34 (3.02%) Docker Swarm
13 34 (3.02%) Grafana
14 30 (2.67%) Graphite
14 30 (2.67%) Mesos
15 29 (2.58%) Rancher
16 27 (2.40%) Opsview
17 24 (2.14%) ZABBIX
18 17 (1.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 177 (15.75%) Google
2 56 (4.98%) Splunk
3 40 (3.56%) Spotify
4 37 (3.29%) WorldPay
5 24 (2.14%) Microsoft
6 21 (1.87%) VMware
7 20 (1.78%) CyberArk
7 20 (1.78%) ServiceNow
7 20 (1.78%) Symantec
8 14 (1.25%) Qualys
9 13 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 13 (1.16%) SAP
10 11 (0.98%) SaltStack
11 10 (0.89%) Oracle
12 9 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.62%) Apple
13 7 (0.62%) Facebook
14 6 (0.53%) Foundry
15 5 (0.44%) MuleSoft
15 5 (0.44%) Sybase