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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 61 47 110
Rank change year-on-year -14 +63 +109
Permanent jobs citing Go 278 215 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.89% 5.45% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.30% 9.93% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 226 209 68
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,500 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,625 £42,500 £45,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.66% +17.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £75,000 £75,750
North West median annual salary £75,000 £58,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year +28.21% +15.27% -7.73%

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 2,700 2,166 2,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.45% 54.93% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,979 1,887 1,901
10th Percentile £37,448 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,675 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% +11.11%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Manchester

Go
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in Manchester.

Salary trend for Go in Manchester

Go
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Wigan -4 1 £77,500 +19.23%
Go
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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.

1 181 (65.11%) Kubernetes
2 159 (57.19%) AWS
3 157 (56.47%) Java
4 147 (52.88%) Docker
5 146 (52.52%) Python
6 145 (52.16%) Agile
7 121 (43.53%) DevOps
8 118 (42.45%) JavaScript
9 113 (40.65%) Software Engineering
10 87 (31.29%) React
11 85 (30.58%) Terraform
12 84 (30.22%) CI/CD
13 65 (23.38%) Azure
14 59 (21.22%) Linux
15 58 (20.86%) Coaching
15 58 (20.86%) GCP
15 58 (20.86%) Infrastructure as Code
16 55 (19.78%) SaaS
17 53 (19.06%) Continuous Delivery
17 53 (19.06%) Cloud Native
18 50 (17.99%) Virtual Team
19 49 (17.63%) Node.js
20 48 (17.27%) Finance
20 48 (17.27%) Greenfield Project
21 46 (16.55%) TDD
21 46 (16.55%) Ruby
22 45 (16.19%) Security Cleared
23 44 (15.83%) AngularJS
24 43 (15.47%) Kotlin
25 42 (15.11%) AWS CloudFormation

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 23 (8.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.36%) Confluence
2 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.36%) IIS
2 1 (0.36%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 159 (57.19%) AWS
2 65 (23.38%) Azure
3 58 (20.86%) GCP
4 55 (19.78%) SaaS
5 42 (15.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (5.76%) GitHub
6 16 (5.76%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.80%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (1.80%) Twitch
8 4 (1.44%) Serverless
9 3 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.08%) Apigee
10 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.36%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.36%) IaaS
10 1 (0.36%) PaaS
10 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.27%) HTTPS
2 5 (1.80%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (1.44%) HTTP
4 2 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.36%) LoRaWAN
5 1 (0.36%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (5.76%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.32%) MySQL
4 7 (2.52%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) Riak
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (10.79%) Jenkins
2 20 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.96%) JIRA
4 10 (3.60%) GitLab
4 10 (3.60%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.24%) IBM UrbanCode
5 9 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.24%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.24%) Travis CI
6 5 (1.80%) Storybook
7 4 (1.44%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.08%) TestRail
9 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket Server
10 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 48 (17.27%) Finance
2 41 (14.75%) Games
3 33 (11.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 22 (7.91%) Automotive
5 5 (1.80%) Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.72%) Tech for Good
8 1 (0.36%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 118 (42.45%) Developer
2 44 (15.83%) Software Engineer
3 25 (8.99%) Site Engineer
3 25 (8.99%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 21 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (7.55%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.19%) PHP Developer
6 13 (4.68%) Data Engineer
6 13 (4.68%) Test Automation Engineer
6 13 (4.68%) Test Engineer
7 12 (4.32%) Engineering Manager
7 12 (4.32%) Java Developer
7 12 (4.32%) JavaScript Engineer
7 12 (4.32%) Senior Data Engineer
7 12 (4.32%) Technical Leader
8 11 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (3.60%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (3.24%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
10 9 (3.24%) DevOps Consultant
10 9 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (31.29%) React
2 49 (17.63%) Node.js
3 44 (15.83%) AngularJS
4 27 (9.71%) Vue.js
5 23 (8.27%) Kafka
6 20 (7.19%) Laravel
7 16 (5.76%) .NET
8 14 (5.04%) REST
9 12 (4.32%) Elastic Stack
10 10 (3.60%) OpenAPI
10 10 (3.60%) Swagger
11 9 (3.24%) Apache Flex
11 9 (3.24%) GraphQL
12 6 (2.16%) CSS
12 6 (2.16%) gRPC
12 6 (2.16%) HTML
12 6 (2.16%) RESTful
13 5 (1.80%) CSS3
13 5 (1.80%) HTML5
14 4 (1.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.06%) Cloud Native
2 50 (17.99%) Virtual Team
3 48 (17.27%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (8.27%) Blog
5 16 (5.76%) Mobile Payment
6 13 (4.68%) User Experience
7 10 (3.60%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.80%) Cyberattack
8 5 (1.80%) NHS
9 4 (1.44%) FPGA
9 4 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (1.08%) IoT
10 3 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.22%) Linux
2 26 (9.35%) Unix
3 23 (8.27%) Windows
4 9 (3.24%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (52.16%) Agile
2 121 (43.53%) DevOps
3 113 (40.65%) Software Engineering
4 84 (30.22%) CI/CD
5 58 (20.86%) Coaching
5 58 (20.86%) Infrastructure as Code
6 53 (19.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 46 (16.55%) TDD
8 38 (13.67%) Test Automation
9 37 (13.31%) Full Stack Development
10 36 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (11.51%) Scrum
12 27 (9.71%) Microservices
13 25 (8.99%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 24 (8.63%) Technical Leadership
15 23 (8.27%) Line Management
15 23 (8.27%) OO
15 23 (8.27%) Task Automation
16 20 (7.19%) Open Source
17 19 (6.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 157 (56.47%) Java
2 146 (52.52%) Python
3 118 (42.45%) JavaScript
4 46 (16.55%) Ruby
5 43 (15.47%) Kotlin
6 42 (15.11%) C#
7 35 (12.59%) PHP
8 28 (10.07%) Scala
9 27 (9.71%) Bash
10 25 (8.99%) C++
10 25 (8.99%) SQL
11 21 (7.55%) PowerShell
12 15 (5.40%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.16%) C
14 4 (1.44%) Perl
15 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.36%) Rust
15 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.87%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.80%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 147 (52.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 181 (65.11%) Kubernetes
2 85 (30.58%) Terraform
3 25 (8.99%) Ansible
4 16 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.76%) Puppet
5 13 (4.68%) Prometheus
6 9 (3.24%) Automic
6 9 (3.24%) Consul
7 4 (1.44%) Grafana
8 1 (0.36%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (4.32%) Splunk
2 11 (3.96%) Google
3 9 (3.24%) Hitachi
4 5 (1.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.08%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle