Period
to 26 November 2021

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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 71 171
Rank change year-on-year +6 +100 +33
Permanent jobs citing Go 268 102 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.66% 3.63% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.54% 6.00% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 253 87 72
10th Percentile £43,250 £34,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00% -6.98%
75th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £73,500 £79,625
North West median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00% -9.09%

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 2,809 1,700 3,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 48.85% 60.43% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,244 1,578 2,775
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 26 November 2021.

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 26 November 2021. 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
Wigan -1 3 £77,500 +24.00%
Go
North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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.

1 183 (68.28%) Docker
2 173 (64.55%) DevOps
3 159 (59.33%) Terraform
4 140 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (51.49%) Python
6 136 (50.75%) Kubernetes
7 129 (48.13%) AWS
8 125 (46.64%) JavaScript
9 107 (39.93%) React
10 100 (37.31%) Software Engineering
11 95 (35.45%) Java
11 95 (35.45%) AngularJS
12 88 (32.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 86 (32.09%) PHP
13 86 (32.09%) OOP
14 85 (31.72%) C#
14 85 (31.72%) Ruby
15 80 (29.85%) Azure
16 76 (28.36%) Linux
17 63 (23.51%) Greenfield Project
18 62 (23.13%) Scala
19 60 (22.39%) Vue.js
20 59 (22.01%) Kotlin
21 58 (21.64%) GCP
22 49 (18.28%) MongoDB
22 49 (18.28%) SOLID
23 48 (17.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
23 48 (17.91%) C++
23 48 (17.91%) MySQL
24 46 (17.16%) Node.js

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 4 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.12%) IIS
3 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 129 (48.13%) AWS
2 88 (32.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 80 (29.85%) Azure
4 58 (21.64%) GCP
5 33 (12.31%) Pulumi
6 23 (8.58%) Amazon EKS
7 14 (5.22%) Datadog
8 11 (4.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 11 (4.10%) SaaS
9 7 (2.61%) Serverless
10 6 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.12%) Dropbox
11 3 (1.12%) IaaS
11 3 (1.12%) PaaS
11 3 (1.12%) Slack
11 3 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.37%) Internet
1 1 (0.37%) Network Security
1 1 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.28%) MongoDB
2 48 (17.91%) MySQL
3 38 (14.18%) SQL Server
4 16 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.48%) Redis
6 11 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (4.10%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.75%) Big Data
10 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.49%) Cypress.io
4 4 (1.49%) Selenium
5 3 (1.12%) Storybook
6 2 (0.75%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.75%) CircleCI
6 2 (0.75%) GitLab
6 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 2 (0.75%) Maven
6 2 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.75%) TestRail
7 1 (0.37%) Sourcetree
General
1 32 (11.94%) Finance
2 31 (11.57%) Games
3 8 (2.99%) Social Skills
4 4 (1.49%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.37%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 108 (40.30%) Developer
2 63 (23.51%) PHP Developer
3 52 (19.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 42 (15.67%) Software Engineer
5 36 (13.43%) Software Developer
6 35 (13.06%) AWS Engineer
7 34 (12.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 31 (11.57%) AWS DevOps
9 30 (11.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 23 (8.58%) Technical Leader
11 20 (7.46%) Senior Developer
12 18 (6.72%) Senior PHP Developer
12 18 (6.72%) Senior Software Developer
13 17 (6.34%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 16 (5.97%) Principal Developer
15 13 (4.85%) Platform Engineer
16 12 (4.48%) JavaScript Engineer
17 11 (4.10%) Azure DevOps
17 11 (4.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 11 (4.10%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (39.93%) React
2 95 (35.45%) AngularJS
3 60 (22.39%) Vue.js
4 46 (17.16%) Node.js
5 38 (14.18%) jQuery
6 37 (13.81%) Symfony
7 35 (13.06%) REST
8 34 (12.69%) Kafka
9 11 (4.10%) ARM Templates
10 9 (3.36%) CSS
10 9 (3.36%) HTML
11 7 (2.61%) CSS3
11 7 (2.61%) HTML5
12 5 (1.87%) .NET
12 5 (1.87%) Laravel
12 5 (1.87%) React Native
13 4 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (1.49%) GraphQL
13 4 (1.49%) Puppeteer
13 4 (1.49%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.51%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (11.57%) Virtual Team
3 22 (8.21%) Enterprise Cloud
4 11 (4.10%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.24%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.49%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.12%) User Experience
8 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Blog
9 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Industry 4.0
9 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.36%) Linux
2 12 (4.48%) Windows
3 3 (1.12%) Android
3 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (64.55%) DevOps
2 140 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (37.31%) Software Engineering
4 86 (32.09%) OOP
5 49 (18.28%) SOLID
6 48 (17.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 46 (17.16%) Infrastructure as Code
8 43 (16.04%) TDD
9 41 (15.30%) Configuration Management
10 39 (14.55%) Full Stack Development
10 39 (14.55%) Microservices
11 37 (13.81%) MVC
12 36 (13.43%) Fintech
13 35 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (11.19%) OO
15 25 (9.33%) Technology Roadmap
16 24 (8.96%) Product Roadmap
16 24 (8.96%) Project Delivery
16 24 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
17 23 (8.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (51.49%) Python
2 125 (46.64%) JavaScript
3 95 (35.45%) Java
4 86 (32.09%) PHP
5 85 (31.72%) C#
5 85 (31.72%) Ruby
6 62 (23.13%) Scala
7 59 (22.01%) Kotlin
8 48 (17.91%) C++
9 21 (7.84%) Bash Shell
10 20 (7.46%) TypeScript
11 18 (6.72%) PowerShell
12 14 (5.22%) SQL
13 11 (4.10%) Groovy
14 3 (1.12%) Java 8
15 1 (0.37%) Perl
15 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (10.45%) AWS Certification
2 7 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 183 (68.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 159 (59.33%) Terraform
2 136 (50.75%) Kubernetes
3 42 (15.67%) Puppet
4 34 (12.69%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (8.21%) Grafana
5 22 (8.21%) Prometheus
6 17 (6.34%) Ansible
7 1 (0.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 34 (12.69%) Zend
2 33 (12.31%) SaltStack
3 15 (5.60%) New Relic
4 10 (3.73%) Splunk
5 6 (2.24%) Google
6 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft