Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > North East
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 89 108
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Go 16 1 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.36% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
10th Percentile " " £52,050
25th Percentile £32,500 £57,500 £52,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £65,000 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year -46.15% +19.27% -16.15%
75th Percentile £37,500 £72,500 £57,125
90th Percentile " " £57,350
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 587 464 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.87% 46.77% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 484 366 485
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +1.19%
75th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the North East

Go
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in the North East.

Salary trend for Go in the North East

Go
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in the North East over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Go in the North East

Go
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 June 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
Tyne and Wear +2 16 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Go
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Go.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) Git (software)
3 12 (75.00%) MySQL
3 12 (75.00%) Kafka
3 12 (75.00%) Node.js
4 11 (68.75%) REST
4 11 (68.75%) Docker
4 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 11 (68.75%) Microservices
4 11 (68.75%) React
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 11 (68.75%) OOP
4 11 (68.75%) PHP
4 11 (68.75%) jQuery
4 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) Symfony
4 11 (68.75%) Zend
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (25.00%) GitLab
6 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (25.00%) Use Case
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (6.25%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) GitLab
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) PHP Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Site Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Kafka
1 12 (75.00%) Node.js
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
2 11 (68.75%) React
2 11 (68.75%) REST
2 11 (68.75%) Symfony
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Microservices
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) OOP
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Use Case
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Graphite
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Prometheus
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Zend