Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 217 261
Rank change year-on-year 0 +44 -15
Permanent jobs citing Go 47 69 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 0.93% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.51% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 62 31
Manchester median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £33,250 £42,625 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,250 £76,125 £75,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +30.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,360 4,573 4,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 53.93% 61.74% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,768 3,925 4,014
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £29,925 £28,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Manchester

Go
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Go in Manchester.

Salary trend for Go in Manchester

Go
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Go in Manchester

Go
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Salford - 2 - -
Go
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Go.

1 38 (80.85%) Kubernetes
2 37 (78.72%) Python
3 27 (57.45%) Docker
4 26 (55.32%) Linux
4 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
5 24 (51.06%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (42.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.04%) Ansible
9 15 (31.91%) Terraform
9 15 (31.91%) Java
10 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
10 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (29.79%) DevOps
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
12 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
12 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
12 11 (23.40%) PhD
12 11 (23.40%) Creative Thinking
13 9 (19.15%) Microservices
13 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
13 9 (19.15%) Big Data
14 8 (17.02%) Puppet
14 8 (17.02%) MySQL
14 8 (17.02%) Google
14 8 (17.02%) Windows
14 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
15 7 (14.89%) Grafana
15 7 (14.89%) Maven

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (12.77%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (51.06%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (42.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (6.38%) GitHub
5 3 (6.38%) SaaS
6 2 (4.26%) IaaS
6 2 (4.26%) PaaS
6 2 (4.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) NFC
1 1 (2.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
2 9 (19.15%) Big Data
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Blockchain
6 1 (2.13%) Riak
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Gradle
2 7 (14.89%) Maven
3 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
4 3 (6.38%) Gerrit
4 3 (6.38%) GoCD
4 3 (6.38%) Robot Framework
4 3 (6.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.26%) GitLab
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (14.89%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Software Engineer
2 15 (31.91%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (31.91%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Python Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Python Software Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Java Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) Architect
9 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) CSS
3 2 (4.26%) CSS3
3 2 (4.26%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) jQuery
3 2 (4.26%) REST
3 2 (4.26%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) JMS
4 1 (2.13%) JSON
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.13%) WinForms
4 1 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.38%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
1 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (6.38%) Smartphone
1 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Grid Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Debian
3 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
2 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) DevOps
3 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
4 11 (23.40%) Creative Thinking
4 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
5 9 (19.15%) Microservices
6 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
8 6 (12.77%) Open Source
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.64%) Data Science
10 4 (8.51%) IT Strategy
10 4 (8.51%) MVC
10 4 (8.51%) Scrum
11 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (6.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) Python
2 15 (31.91%) Java
3 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.77%) Scala
5 5 (10.64%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) Erlang
6 4 (8.51%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.38%) F#
7 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby
8 2 (4.26%) Elixir
8 2 (4.26%) Haskell
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.26%) SQL
9 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) PhD
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) RHCE
3 2 (4.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (80.85%) Kubernetes
2 16 (34.04%) Ansible
3 15 (31.91%) Terraform
4 8 (17.02%) Puppet
5 7 (14.89%) Grafana
6 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (10.64%) Kibana
8 2 (4.26%) Consul
8 2 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (4.26%) Istio
8 2 (4.26%) Nagios
8 2 (4.26%) Opsview
8 2 (4.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) SaltStack