Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 380 499
Rank change year-on-year +72 +119 +132
Permanent jobs citing Go 241 186 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 0.61% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 1.08% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 186 170 82
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% +116.67%
10th Percentile £35,625 £27,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,206 17,219 18,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.31% 56.31% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14,059 15,016 16,139
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the South East

Go
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Go in the South East

Go
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Go in the South East

Go
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Thames Valley +79 104 £60,000 -4.00% 15
East Sussex - 57 £62,500 - 1
Hampshire -54 56 £52,500 -4.55% 8
Oxfordshire +30 54 £60,000 -4.00% 9
Berkshire +39 49 £57,500 -8.00% 6
Surrey +30 15 £57,500 - 3
Kent +18 6 £85,000 +6.25% 2
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £33,750 -
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £85,000 +13.33%
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Go.

1 180 (74.69%) Python
2 158 (65.56%) Java
3 134 (55.60%) Docker
4 129 (53.53%) Linux
5 119 (49.38%) JavaScript
6 115 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (39.00%) Software Engineering
8 92 (38.17%) C++
9 79 (32.78%) DevOps
10 75 (31.12%) Jenkins
11 72 (29.88%) Open Source
12 69 (28.63%) Continuous Integration
13 68 (28.22%) Ruby
14 67 (27.80%) Kubernetes
15 63 (26.14%) AngularJS
16 60 (24.90%) Amazon AWS
17 58 (24.07%) React
18 56 (23.24%) Microsoft Azure
19 52 (21.58%) Degree
19 52 (21.58%) TDD
19 52 (21.58%) SQL
19 52 (21.58%) GitLab
20 50 (20.75%) Microservices
20 50 (20.75%) Marketing
20 50 (20.75%) Test Automation
20 50 (20.75%) Node.js
21 49 (20.33%) Kafka
22 47 (19.50%) Ansible
23 45 (18.67%) Continuous Delivery
23 45 (18.67%) Bash Shell

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 22 (9.13%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.98%) CloudStack
3 10 (4.15%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.32%) Apache
4 8 (3.32%) Hyperledger
5 7 (2.90%) nginx
6 5 (2.07%) Ethereum
7 4 (1.66%) CMS
8 3 (1.24%) IIS
8 3 (1.24%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.83%) Confluence
9 2 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) SAS
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.66%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 60 (24.90%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (23.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (12.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.32%) GitHub
5 7 (2.90%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.66%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (1.24%) PaaS
9 2 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.83%) IaaS
9 2 (0.83%) SaaS
9 2 (0.83%) Serverless
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.47%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.64%) VLAN
3 11 (4.56%) Internet
4 8 (3.32%) H.323
5 7 (2.90%) Skype
6 5 (2.07%) DNS
6 5 (2.07%) Network Security
7 3 (1.24%) DHCP
7 3 (1.24%) Firewall
7 3 (1.24%) VoIP
7 3 (1.24%) VPN
8 1 (0.41%) BGP
8 1 (0.41%) HTTP
8 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.41%) IPsec
8 1 (0.41%) IPv4
8 1 (0.41%) IPv6
8 1 (0.41%) OSPF
8 1 (0.41%) SNMP
8 1 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.01%) Big Data
2 35 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (13.69%) Hadoop
4 32 (13.28%) NoSQL
5 31 (12.86%) MongoDB
6 30 (12.45%) MySQL
7 26 (10.79%) Neo4j
8 24 (9.96%) Apache Hive
9 20 (8.30%) Impala
9 20 (8.30%) Relational Database
10 19 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (7.47%) Redis
12 15 (6.22%) Sqoop
13 13 (5.39%) RDBMS
14 11 (4.56%) Blockchain
14 11 (4.56%) CouchDB
15 10 (4.15%) HBase
16 7 (2.90%) MariaDB
17 6 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
18 4 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 75 (31.12%) Jenkins
2 52 (21.58%) GitLab
3 44 (18.26%) Git (software)
4 20 (8.30%) Vagrant
5 15 (6.22%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.90%) CircleCI
7 5 (2.07%) Hudson
8 4 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.66%) JUnit
8 4 (1.66%) Subversion
9 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.24%) Gatling
10 2 (0.83%) Gradle
10 2 (0.83%) JIRA
10 2 (0.83%) Maven
10 2 (0.83%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.41%) Emacs
11 1 (0.41%) Grunt
11 1 (0.41%) QUnit
11 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
General
1 50 (20.75%) Marketing
2 44 (18.26%) Finance
3 34 (14.11%) Electronics
4 33 (13.69%) Manufacturing
5 31 (12.86%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.90%) Retail
7 5 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.24%) Advertising
9 2 (0.83%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (40.25%) Developer
2 57 (23.65%) Software Engineer
3 48 (19.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (12.86%) Python Developer
5 28 (11.62%) Cloud Engineer
6 26 (10.79%) Software Developer
7 23 (9.54%) Senior Developer
8 21 (8.71%) Architect
8 21 (8.71%) Python Engineer
9 18 (7.47%) Big Data Engineer
9 18 (7.47%) Data Engineer
9 18 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (6.64%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 16 (6.64%) Java Developer
10 16 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (6.22%) Hadoop Engineer
12 14 (5.81%) JavaScript Engineer
13 13 (5.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 13 (5.39%) Java Architect
13 13 (5.39%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (26.14%) AngularJS
2 58 (24.07%) React
3 50 (20.75%) Node.js
4 49 (20.33%) Kafka
5 45 (18.67%) HTML
6 33 (13.69%) Web Services
7 32 (13.28%) J2EE
8 31 (12.86%) Vue.js
9 26 (10.79%) .NET
9 26 (10.79%) RESTful
10 24 (9.96%) HTML5
11 18 (7.47%) CSS
11 18 (7.47%) Django
12 15 (6.22%) Flask
12 15 (6.22%) Keras
12 15 (6.22%) MLlib
12 15 (6.22%) TensorFlow
13 12 (4.98%) Spring
14 10 (4.15%) REST
15 8 (3.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.60%) User Experience
2 39 (16.18%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.15%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.15%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.73%) Industry 4.0
6 8 (3.32%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.49%) Digital Currency
7 6 (2.49%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.07%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.66%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.24%) Life Science
10 3 (1.24%) PMI
11 2 (0.83%) Clustering
11 2 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 129 (53.53%) Linux
2 30 (12.45%) Unix
3 23 (9.54%) Windows
4 12 (4.98%) Android
5 8 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.66%) CentOS
6 4 (1.66%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.24%) VMS
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (39.00%) Software Engineering
3 79 (32.78%) DevOps
4 72 (29.88%) Open Source
5 69 (28.63%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (21.58%) TDD
7 50 (20.75%) Microservices
7 50 (20.75%) Test Automation
8 45 (18.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 40 (16.60%) Analytics
9 40 (16.60%) Digital Marketing
10 34 (14.11%) Machine Learning
11 33 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (12.03%) Programme Management
13 28 (11.62%) Scrum
14 27 (11.20%) Artificial Intelligence
14 27 (11.20%) Mathematics
15 24 (9.96%) High Availability
16 18 (7.47%) UX Design
16 18 (7.47%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 180 (74.69%) Python
2 158 (65.56%) Java
3 119 (49.38%) JavaScript
4 92 (38.17%) C++
5 68 (28.22%) Ruby
6 52 (21.58%) SQL
7 45 (18.67%) Bash Shell
8 30 (12.45%) C
9 27 (11.20%) PowerShell
10 26 (10.79%) Scala
11 25 (10.37%) PHP
11 25 (10.37%) Shell Script
12 24 (9.96%) C#
13 11 (4.56%) Cython
14 8 (3.32%) Assembly Language
14 8 (3.32%) Objective-C
15 7 (2.90%) Rust
15 7 (2.90%) TypeScript
16 5 (2.07%) Erlang
16 5 (2.07%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 52 (21.58%) Degree
2 24 (9.96%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (8.30%) SC Cleared
4 19 (7.88%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.56%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.24%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.49%) QA
System Software
1 134 (55.60%) Docker
2 28 (11.62%) vSphere
3 19 (7.88%) VirtualBox
4 15 (6.22%) Apache Flume
5 13 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.66%) HDFS
8 3 (1.24%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.24%) iptables
8 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.24%) Xen
9 1 (0.41%) LXC
9 1 (0.41%) zsh
Systems Management
1 67 (27.80%) Kubernetes
2 47 (19.50%) Ansible
3 33 (13.69%) Puppet
4 20 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (6.64%) Salt
6 15 (6.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 14 (5.81%) Terraform
8 13 (5.39%) logstash
9 12 (4.98%) Rancher
10 9 (3.73%) Nagios
11 7 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (2.07%) Consul
13 4 (1.66%) Graphite
13 4 (1.66%) Kibana
13 4 (1.66%) Packer
14 3 (1.24%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.83%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.83%) Prometheus
16 1 (0.41%) Galera Cluster
16 1 (0.41%) Marathon
Vendors
1 41 (17.01%) Google
2 38 (15.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (12.03%) SAP
4 26 (10.79%) Cloudera
5 25 (10.37%) VMware
6 20 (8.30%) Hortonworks
7 12 (4.98%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.24%) Centreon
8 3 (1.24%) Peoplefluent
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle
9 2 (0.83%) Vertica