Period
to 26 September 2017

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 6 months to 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > North West
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 344 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 - -
Permanent jobs citing Go 70 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 63 12 0
North West median annual salary £54,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +20.00%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7434 6530 6756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.54% 54.86% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6255 5634 5784
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 26 September 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 6 months to 26 September 2017. 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
Manchester +26 63 £65,000 +33.33% 4
Cheshire -25 7 £45,000 - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 61 (87.14%) Java
2 60 (85.71%) Python
3 55 (78.57%) .NET
4 46 (65.71%) Open Source
5 43 (61.43%) SQL Server
6 42 (60.00%) C++
7 40 (57.14%) Unix
7 40 (57.14%) Finance
7 40 (57.14%) DevOps
8 39 (55.71%) Ansible
8 39 (55.71%) SQL
8 39 (55.71%) Amazon AWS
8 39 (55.71%) Marketing
9 38 (54.29%) Telecoms
9 38 (54.29%) Hadoop
9 38 (54.29%) Digital Marketing
9 38 (54.29%) Windows
9 38 (54.29%) Shell Script
9 38 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
9 38 (54.29%) Machine Learning
9 38 (54.29%) Big Data
9 38 (54.29%) Public Cloud
10 37 (52.86%) Puppet
10 37 (52.86%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (52.86%) Manufacturing
10 37 (52.86%) Electronics
10 37 (52.86%) SAP
10 37 (52.86%) Programme Management
11 36 (51.43%) Relational Database
12 34 (48.57%) Degree

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 22 (31.43%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.57%) nginx
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) JBoss
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Drupal
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (55.71%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (45.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 31 (44.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.86%) PaaS
6 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.43%) GitHub
6 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) HTTP
2 6 (8.57%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) BGP
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) MPLS
3 1 (1.43%) OSPF
3 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (61.43%) SQL Server
2 38 (54.29%) Big Data
2 38 (54.29%) Hadoop
3 36 (51.43%) Relational Database
4 16 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (15.71%) MySQL
6 10 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (11.43%) Redis
8 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
1 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.29%) AccuRev
2 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.43%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.43%) GitLab
3 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 40 (57.14%) Finance
2 39 (55.71%) Marketing
3 38 (54.29%) Telecoms
4 37 (52.86%) Electronics
4 37 (52.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Architect
2 23 (32.86%) Cloud Architect
3 22 (31.43%) DevOps Architect
3 22 (31.43%) Lead DevOps
4 21 (30.00%) Software Engineer
5 19 (27.14%) Developer
6 16 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (20.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 12 (17.14%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (4.29%) Middleware Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
13 2 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
13 2 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 2 (2.86%) Java Architect
13 2 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (78.57%) .NET
2 24 (34.29%) MSMQ
2 24 (34.29%) RabbitMQ
3 18 (25.71%) HTML
4 15 (21.43%) CSS
5 13 (18.57%) jQuery
6 12 (17.14%) RESTful
7 11 (15.71%) HTML5
7 11 (15.71%) Web Services
8 10 (14.29%) JSON
9 9 (12.86%) Ajax
9 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.86%) CSS3
9 9 (12.86%) REST
9 9 (12.86%) Spring
10 8 (11.43%) SOAP
10 8 (11.43%) Spring Boot
10 8 (11.43%) Spring MVC
10 8 (11.43%) XML
10 8 (11.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (54.29%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (2.86%) Blog
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.14%) Unix
2 38 (54.29%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.43%) Android
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) Open Source
2 40 (57.14%) DevOps
3 38 (54.29%) Digital Marketing
3 38 (54.29%) Machine Learning
4 37 (52.86%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (52.86%) Programme Management
5 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 20 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (25.71%) Unit Testing
9 17 (24.29%) Analytics
10 14 (20.00%) Refactoring
11 13 (18.57%) MVC
12 11 (15.71%) Web Development
13 10 (14.29%) TDD
14 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
14 8 (11.43%) OO
14 8 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (11.43%) SOA
15 7 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 61 (87.14%) Java
2 60 (85.71%) Python
3 42 (60.00%) C++
4 39 (55.71%) SQL
5 38 (54.29%) Shell Script
6 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 20 (28.57%) Ruby
7 10 (14.29%) PHP
8 9 (12.86%) C#
9 8 (11.43%) C
9 8 (11.43%) Scala
10 6 (8.57%) Erlang
11 5 (7.14%) Elixir
11 5 (7.14%) TypeScript
12 4 (5.71%) Perl
13 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) etcd
2 1 (1.43%) flannel
Systems Management
1 39 (55.71%) Ansible
2 38 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (52.86%) Puppet
4 24 (34.29%) Mesos
5 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.43%) Consul
6 1 (1.43%) Marathon
6 1 (1.43%) rkt
6 1 (1.43%) Salt
6 1 (1.43%) Sysdig
6 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) SAP
2 33 (47.14%) Google
3 3 (4.29%) IBM
3 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.86%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
5 1 (1.43%) Juniper
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft