Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 227 268
Rank change year-on-year +31 +41 +9
Permanent jobs citing Go 88 71 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.24% 0.91% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 1.58% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 18
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £42,500 £31,075
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £78,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +43.84%

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 4,023 4,495 4,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.57% 57.78% 58.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,392 3,825 3,855
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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
Salford - 4 - -
Stockport +12 3 £62,500 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 -
Go
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Go.

1 70 (79.55%) Python
2 59 (67.05%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (67.05%) Docker
3 58 (65.91%) Kubernetes
4 49 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (54.55%) Ansible
6 45 (51.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (45.45%) Jenkins
8 37 (42.05%) DevOps
8 37 (42.05%) Terraform
9 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (40.91%) Java
10 35 (39.77%) Software Engineering
11 32 (36.36%) Linux
12 30 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
12 30 (34.09%) Puppet
13 29 (32.95%) Google Cloud Platform
14 25 (28.41%) Ruby
15 24 (27.27%) Microservices
16 23 (26.14%) Configuration Management
17 21 (23.86%) Open Source
17 21 (23.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 21 (23.86%) TeamCity
17 21 (23.86%) Packer
18 20 (22.73%) Windows
19 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
20 16 (18.18%) C#
20 16 (18.18%) Grafana
20 16 (18.18%) IT Strategy
20 16 (18.18%) NoSQL

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 9 (10.23%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.41%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 59 (67.05%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (51.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (32.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (13.64%) OpenShift
5 4 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (4.55%) IaaS
5 4 (4.55%) PaaS
5 4 (4.55%) SaaS
6 2 (2.27%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) Firewall
1 13 (14.77%) VPN
2 4 (4.55%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) SSH
4 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 15 (17.05%) Big Data
3 13 (14.77%) MySQL
4 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.55%) Redis
6 4 (4.55%) Riak
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 21 (23.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 21 (23.86%) TeamCity
3 14 (15.91%) Hudson
4 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.64%) Vagrant
5 11 (12.50%) Subversion
6 10 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (7.95%) Gradle
7 7 (7.95%) Maven
8 6 (6.82%) JIRA
8 6 (6.82%) Selenium
9 4 (4.55%) Serilog
9 4 (4.55%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.14%) AccuRev
11 1 (1.14%) JUnit
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 14 (15.91%) Electronics
2 14 (15.91%) Manufacturing
2 14 (15.91%) Marketing
2 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.23%) Retail
4 8 (9.09%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Senior DevOps
5 13 (14.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
7 11 (12.50%) Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) Architect
9 8 (9.09%) Java Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Software Architect
11 6 (6.82%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.55%) .NET Architect
12 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) .NET
2 12 (13.64%) REST
3 9 (10.23%) CSS
3 9 (10.23%) HTML
4 8 (9.09%) Node.js
4 8 (9.09%) Web Services
5 7 (7.95%) HTML5
5 7 (7.95%) Vue.js
6 6 (6.82%) CSS3
6 6 (6.82%) jQuery
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Core
7 5 (5.68%) WinForms
8 4 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (4.55%) gRPC
8 4 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (4.55%) SignalR
8 4 (4.55%) SOAP
8 4 (4.55%) Spring
8 4 (4.55%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.55%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.55%) Blog
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) Online Games
6 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.36%) Linux
2 20 (22.73%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Debian
4 4 (4.55%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (3.41%) CentOS
5 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) DevOps
3 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (39.77%) Software Engineering
5 24 (27.27%) Microservices
6 23 (26.14%) Configuration Management
7 21 (23.86%) Open Source
8 16 (18.18%) IT Strategy
9 15 (17.05%) MVC
10 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (15.91%) High Availability
10 14 (15.91%) Programme Management
11 13 (14.77%) Load Balancing
11 13 (14.77%) SIEM
11 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
12 12 (13.64%) Decision-Making
12 12 (13.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 11 (12.50%) TDD
14 10 (11.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 70 (79.55%) Python
2 36 (40.91%) Java
3 25 (28.41%) Ruby
4 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.18%) C#
6 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
6 13 (14.77%) Perl
7 10 (11.36%) TypeScript
8 7 (7.95%) PHP
9 5 (5.68%) SQL
10 4 (4.55%) Elixir
10 4 (4.55%) Erlang
10 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.55%) Scala
11 3 (3.41%) C++
12 2 (2.27%) C
12 2 (2.27%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 59 (67.05%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (65.91%) Kubernetes
2 48 (54.55%) Ansible
3 37 (42.05%) Terraform
4 30 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (34.09%) Puppet
5 21 (23.86%) Packer
6 16 (18.18%) Grafana
7 14 (15.91%) Salt
8 12 (13.64%) Consul
8 12 (13.64%) Docker Swarm
8 12 (13.64%) Graphite
8 12 (13.64%) Nagios
8 12 (13.64%) Opsview
8 12 (13.64%) ZABBIX
9 4 (4.55%) Istio
9 4 (4.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) SAP
2 10 (11.36%) Google
3 8 (9.09%) Intapp
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.41%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.27%) VMware
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL