Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 224 264
Rank change year-on-year +31 +40 -
Permanent jobs citing Go 92 68 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.26% 0.88% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 1.49% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 59 13
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £43,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £58,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00% +42.86%

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 4,233 4,549 4,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.15% 58.73% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,589 3,891 3,688
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Stockport +15 3 £62,500 - 2
Salford - 3 - -
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 - 1
Go
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 77 (83.70%) Python
2 60 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (63.04%) Kubernetes
4 54 (58.70%) Docker
5 52 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (55.43%) Ansible
7 49 (53.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 45 (48.91%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (47.83%) Software Engineering
10 43 (46.74%) Jenkins
10 43 (46.74%) DevOps
11 40 (43.48%) Java
12 38 (41.30%) Ruby
13 37 (40.22%) Terraform
13 37 (40.22%) Puppet
14 36 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
14 36 (39.13%) Linux
15 31 (33.70%) Open Source
16 29 (31.52%) Configuration Management
17 26 (28.26%) Google Cloud Platform
18 25 (27.17%) Packer
18 25 (27.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 21 (22.83%) Microservices
19 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
20 20 (21.74%) TeamCity
21 19 (20.65%) Hudson
21 19 (20.65%) Salt
21 19 (20.65%) Grafana
21 19 (20.65%) Finance
22 18 (19.57%) Load Balancing

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 (6.52%) nginx
2 5 (5.43%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 60 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (53.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (28.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (15.22%) OpenShift
5 10 (10.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.26%) GitHub
8 2 (2.17%) AWS Fargate
8 2 (2.17%) IaaS
8 2 (2.17%) PaaS
8 2 (2.17%) SaaS
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) Firewall
1 18 (19.57%) VPN
2 10 (10.87%) HTTP
3 5 (5.43%) SSL
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) SSH
4 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) NoSQL
2 14 (15.22%) MySQL
3 11 (11.96%) Big Data
4 10 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (10.87%) Redis
5 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.26%) Riak
8 2 (2.17%) Datomic
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (46.74%) Jenkins
2 25 (27.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (21.74%) TeamCity
4 19 (20.65%) Hudson
5 17 (18.48%) Vagrant
6 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
7 12 (13.04%) Subversion
8 10 (10.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (8.70%) JIRA
10 4 (4.35%) Selenium
10 4 (4.35%) Serilog
10 4 (4.35%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.26%) Gradle
11 3 (3.26%) Maven
12 1 (1.09%) AccuRev
12 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Electronics
2 13 (14.13%) Manufacturing
2 13 (14.13%) Marketing
2 13 (14.13%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.78%) Law
4 7 (7.61%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Games
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Senior DevOps
3 14 (15.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Architect
6 10 (10.87%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.43%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) REST
2 15 (16.30%) .NET
3 14 (15.22%) CSS
3 14 (15.22%) HTML
3 14 (15.22%) Web Services
4 11 (11.96%) HTML5
5 10 (10.87%) CSS3
5 10 (10.87%) JSON
5 10 (10.87%) RESTful
5 10 (10.87%) SOAP
5 10 (10.87%) Spring
5 10 (10.87%) Spring Boot
5 10 (10.87%) Spring MVC
5 10 (10.87%) XML
5 10 (10.87%) XSL
6 9 (9.78%) Node.js
7 8 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.61%) jQuery
9 5 (5.43%) EJB 3.0
9 5 (5.43%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Blog
4 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.17%) Fintech
5 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.09%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) Online Games
6 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.13%) Linux
2 18 (19.57%) Windows
3 5 (5.43%) Debian
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (3.26%) CentOS
5 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (48.91%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 43 (46.74%) DevOps
5 31 (33.70%) Open Source
6 29 (31.52%) Configuration Management
7 21 (22.83%) Microservices
8 18 (19.57%) High Availability
8 18 (19.57%) Load Balancing
8 18 (19.57%) MVC
8 18 (19.57%) SIEM
9 15 (16.30%) IT Strategy
10 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
10 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
11 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (14.13%) Decision-Making
11 13 (14.13%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (14.13%) OO
11 13 (14.13%) Programme Management
11 13 (14.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 77 (83.70%) Python
2 40 (43.48%) Java
3 38 (41.30%) Ruby
4 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.48%) Perl
6 15 (16.30%) Bash Shell
7 12 (13.04%) C#
7 12 (13.04%) PHP
8 8 (8.70%) TypeScript
9 7 (7.61%) C
10 5 (5.43%) C++
11 4 (4.35%) Erlang
11 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.26%) Scala
12 3 (3.26%) SQL
13 2 (2.17%) Clojure
13 2 (2.17%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) RHCE
2 4 (4.35%) RHCSA
3 3 (3.26%) PhD
4 2 (2.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 54 (58.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (63.04%) Kubernetes
2 51 (55.43%) Ansible
3 37 (40.22%) Puppet
3 37 (40.22%) Terraform
4 36 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (27.17%) Packer
6 19 (20.65%) Grafana
6 19 (20.65%) Salt
7 17 (18.48%) Consul
7 17 (18.48%) Docker Swarm
7 17 (18.48%) Graphite
7 17 (18.48%) Nagios
7 17 (18.48%) Opsview
7 17 (18.48%) ZABBIX
8 4 (4.35%) Istio
9 2 (2.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) SAP
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.78%) Google
3 9 (9.78%) Intapp
4 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.17%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL