Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Permanent jobs citing Go 5 16 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.10% 2.37% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 3.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
UK median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 293 462 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 64.40% 68.55% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 154 306 186
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Northern Ireland

Go
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Go in Northern Ireland

Go
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Go in Northern Ireland

Go
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
County Antrim +12 5 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Go
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Go.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Data Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) AWS
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Service-Level Objective
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) C

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Backend Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Backend Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Service-Level Objective
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet