The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Go skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Go over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 219 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Go 38 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.56% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 0
Median salary £66,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  

Go is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3997 3014 3367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.56% 53.53% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3431 2605 2869
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Go as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the North West

Go
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Go in the North West.

Salary trend for Go in the North West

Go
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Go in the North West

Go
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 36 £66,000 +32.00% 5
Cheshire - 2 £29,000 - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Go.

1 54 (91.53%) Python
2 47 (79.66%) Java
2 47 (79.66%) Opscode Chef
2 47 (79.66%) Ansible
3 45 (76.27%) .NET
4 43 (72.88%) Puppet
5 40 (67.80%) DevOps
6 39 (66.10%) C++
7 38 (64.41%) SQL Server
7 38 (64.41%) Amazon AWS
8 34 (57.63%) Hadoop
8 34 (57.63%) Big Data
9 33 (55.93%) Unix
10 32 (54.24%) Windows
10 32 (54.24%) SQL
10 32 (54.24%) Telecoms
10 32 (54.24%) Open Source
10 32 (54.24%) Google
10 32 (54.24%) Marketing
10 32 (54.24%) Digital Marketing
11 31 (52.54%) Electronics
11 31 (52.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (52.54%) Finance
11 31 (52.54%) Manufacturing
11 31 (52.54%) Programme Management
11 31 (52.54%) Shell Script
11 31 (52.54%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (52.54%) SAP
11 31 (52.54%) Machine Learning

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (40.68%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.47%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) Jetty
3 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.08%) JBoss
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.69%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) Mongrel
Business Applications
1 31 (52.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (64.41%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (35.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.69%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.69%) GitHub
6 1 (1.69%) Heroku
6 1 (1.69%) IaaS
6 1 (1.69%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
1 3 (5.08%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) BGP
2 1 (1.69%) MPLS
2 1 (1.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (64.41%) SQL Server
2 34 (57.63%) Big Data
2 34 (57.63%) Hadoop
3 31 (52.54%) Relational Database
4 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (11.86%) MySQL
5 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.86%) Redis
6 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.08%) Couchbase
7 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (20.34%) GoCD
3 11 (18.64%) Hudson
4 6 (10.17%) MSBuild
4 6 (10.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
6 3 (5.08%) AccuRev
6 3 (5.08%) JIRA
7 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (54.24%) Marketing
1 32 (54.24%) Telecoms
2 31 (52.54%) Electronics
2 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 31 (52.54%) Manufacturing
3 14 (23.73%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) Lead DevOps
3 21 (35.59%) Architect
3 21 (35.59%) Cloud Architect
3 21 (35.59%) DevOps Architect
4 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (20.34%) Software Developer
7 11 (18.64%) AWS Developer
8 10 (16.95%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (16.95%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) AWS Software Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
11 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
13 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
13 2 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 2 (3.39%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (76.27%) .NET
2 22 (37.29%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (35.59%) MSMQ
4 17 (28.81%) Web Services
5 9 (15.25%) CSS
5 9 (15.25%) HTML
5 9 (15.25%) J2EE
6 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.47%) RESTful
9 4 (6.78%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (6.78%) Sass
10 3 (5.08%) CSS3
10 3 (5.08%) HTML5
10 3 (5.08%) Node.js
10 3 (5.08%) React
10 3 (5.08%) REST
10 3 (5.08%) Spring Boot
10 3 (5.08%) Spring MVC
10 3 (5.08%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (52.54%) Public Cloud
2 12 (20.34%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.93%) Unix
2 32 (54.24%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) Linux
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.08%) Android
5 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.39%) CentOS
6 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) DevOps
2 32 (54.24%) Digital Marketing
2 32 (54.24%) Open Source
3 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (52.54%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (52.54%) Machine Learning
3 31 (52.54%) Programme Management
4 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
5 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (23.73%) Scrum
7 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
7 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
8 11 (18.64%) Low Latency
8 11 (18.64%) Microservices
9 10 (16.95%) Analytics
9 10 (16.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (16.95%) Refactoring
9 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
10 9 (15.25%) SOA
10 9 (15.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (91.53%) Python
2 47 (79.66%) Java
3 39 (66.10%) C++
4 32 (54.24%) SQL
5 31 (52.54%) Shell Script
6 14 (23.73%) Ruby
7 10 (16.95%) C#
7 10 (16.95%) Perl
8 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
9 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
10 5 (8.47%) Erlang
10 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
10 5 (8.47%) Korn
11 4 (6.78%) C
11 4 (6.78%) Elixir
11 4 (6.78%) PHP
11 4 (6.78%) TypeScript
12 2 (3.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) etcd
2 1 (1.69%) flannel
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (79.66%) Ansible
1 47 (79.66%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (72.88%) Puppet
3 21 (35.59%) Mesos
4 14 (23.73%) Terraform
5 4 (6.78%) Salt
6 3 (5.08%) Kibana
6 3 (5.08%) logstash
7 2 (3.39%) Consul
7 2 (3.39%) Packer
8 1 (1.69%) Grafana
8 1 (1.69%) Graphite
8 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.69%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Google
2 31 (52.54%) SAP
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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