Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 347 376 476
Rank change year-on-year +29 +100 +139
Permanent jobs citing Go 186 193 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 0.61% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 1.05% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 134 161 79
South East median annual salary £59,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.48% -8.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +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 14,917 18,323 15,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.87% 57.93% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,886 16,007 13,898
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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
Hampshire +24 84 £60,000 +13.85% 16
Thames Valley +26 78 £57,500 -11.54% 18
Berkshire +37 54 £57,500 -11.54% 3
Oxfordshire +32 23 £60,000 -7.69% 15
Kent +37 9 £95,000 +153.33%
Surrey +14 6 £57,500 - 4
East Sussex +4 6 £50,000 -32.20% 1
West Sussex -9 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 1 £85,000 +28.79%
Go
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 151 (81.18%) Python
2 136 (73.12%) Java
3 110 (59.14%) Software Engineering
4 109 (58.60%) JavaScript
4 109 (58.60%) Linux
5 101 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (52.15%) C++
7 91 (48.92%) Docker
8 83 (44.62%) DevOps
9 71 (38.17%) Ruby
10 66 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
11 64 (34.41%) Kubernetes
12 62 (33.33%) Open Source
13 61 (32.80%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (31.18%) Node.js
15 56 (30.11%) Degree
16 51 (27.42%) C
17 50 (26.88%) Test Automation
18 48 (25.81%) Git (software)
18 48 (25.81%) C#
18 48 (25.81%) Analytics
19 47 (25.27%) Jenkins
20 46 (24.73%) Ansible
20 46 (24.73%) TDD
21 45 (24.19%) Artificial Intelligence
21 45 (24.19%) Computer Science
22 41 (22.04%) Security Cleared
22 41 (22.04%) SC Cleared
23 40 (21.51%) React
23 40 (21.51%) AngularJS

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 9 (4.84%) Confluence
2 6 (3.23%) Apache
2 6 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.69%) nginx
4 4 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.61%) IIS
5 3 (1.61%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.08%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.08%) SAS
6 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 66 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.75%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (8.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (5.91%) Serverless
6 10 (5.38%) Amazon S3
7 9 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (3.23%) GitHub
9 5 (2.69%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (2.15%) SaaS
11 2 (1.08%) Akamai
11 2 (1.08%) PaaS
12 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.75%) H.323
2 19 (10.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (7.53%) Skype
4 13 (6.99%) VLAN
5 9 (4.84%) Internet
6 6 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 5 (2.69%) DNS
7 5 (2.69%) HTTP
8 3 (1.61%) DHCP
8 3 (1.61%) Firewall
8 3 (1.61%) VoIP
8 3 (1.61%) VPN
9 2 (1.08%) Network Security
10 1 (0.54%) IPsec
10 1 (0.54%) IPv4
10 1 (0.54%) IPv6
10 1 (0.54%) OSPF
10 1 (0.54%) SIGTRAN
10 1 (0.54%) SSL
10 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 23 (12.37%) MongoDB
3 22 (11.83%) Neo4j
4 21 (11.29%) MySQL
5 18 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 17 (9.14%) Redis
7 16 (8.60%) RDBMS
8 14 (7.53%) CouchDB
9 12 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (5.38%) Hadoop
11 9 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (4.84%) Blockchain
12 8 (4.30%) SQL Server
13 6 (3.23%) Big Data
14 4 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (2.15%) Couchbase
15 3 (1.61%) HBase
16 2 (1.08%) Apache Hive
16 2 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
17 1 (0.54%) Apache Ignite
Development Applications
1 48 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 47 (25.27%) Jenkins
3 32 (17.20%) GitLab
4 21 (11.29%) Vagrant
5 19 (10.22%) JIRA
6 11 (5.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (5.38%) JIRA Agile
8 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.08%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.08%) Gatling
9 2 (1.08%) Gradle
9 2 (1.08%) Maven
9 2 (1.08%) Subversion
10 1 (0.54%) Hudson
10 1 (0.54%) JMeter
10 1 (0.54%) Selenium
10 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (20.97%) Finance
2 36 (19.35%) Manufacturing
3 30 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 29 (15.59%) Marketing
5 25 (13.44%) Electronics
6 14 (7.53%) Retail
7 10 (5.38%) Aerospace
7 10 (5.38%) Legal
7 10 (5.38%) Military
8 7 (3.76%) Games
9 2 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (35.48%) Developer
2 45 (24.19%) Software Engineer
3 39 (20.97%) Python Developer
4 34 (18.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 26 (13.98%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.29%) Graduate
6 21 (11.29%) Java Developer
7 20 (10.75%) Software Developer
8 16 (8.60%) Senior Python Developer
9 14 (7.53%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (6.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 12 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (5.38%) C++ Developer
12 10 (5.38%) Lead DevOps
13 9 (4.84%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 8 (4.30%) Administrator
14 8 (4.30%) Engineering Manager
14 8 (4.30%) Linux Developer
14 8 (4.30%) NoSQL Developer
14 8 (4.30%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.18%) Node.js
2 40 (21.51%) AngularJS
2 40 (21.51%) React
3 39 (20.97%) Django
4 33 (17.74%) HTML
4 33 (17.74%) Vue.js
5 27 (14.52%) HTML5
6 26 (13.98%) .NET
7 23 (12.37%) Spring
8 20 (10.75%) WebRTC
9 14 (7.53%) .NET Core
9 14 (7.53%) Kafka
10 11 (5.91%) Spring Boot
11 10 (5.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 10 (5.38%) OpenGL
11 10 (5.38%) OpenSceneGraph
11 10 (5.38%) Qt
11 10 (5.38%) Velocity
12 9 (4.84%) Twisted
13 8 (4.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) User Experience
2 20 (10.75%) Mobile App
2 20 (10.75%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (9.14%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.38%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (5.38%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.38%) Industry 4.0
6 7 (3.76%) Fintech
6 7 (3.76%) Robotics
7 6 (3.23%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.15%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Life Science
10 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.54%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 109 (58.60%) Linux
2 35 (18.82%) Android
3 28 (15.05%) Apple iOS
4 23 (12.37%) Unix
5 17 (9.14%) Windows
6 3 (1.61%) CentOS
6 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.61%) VMS
6 3 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.54%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.54%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (59.14%) Software Engineering
2 101 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (44.62%) DevOps
4 62 (33.33%) Open Source
5 61 (32.80%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (26.88%) Test Automation
7 48 (25.81%) Analytics
8 46 (24.73%) TDD
9 45 (24.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 45 (24.19%) Computer Science
10 39 (20.97%) OO
11 37 (19.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 36 (19.35%) Mathematics
13 33 (17.74%) Data Analytics
14 28 (15.05%) High Availability
15 26 (13.98%) Digital Marketing
16 25 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (13.44%) Programme Management
17 23 (12.37%) Mentoring
18 22 (11.83%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 151 (81.18%) Python
2 136 (73.12%) Java
3 109 (58.60%) JavaScript
4 97 (52.15%) C++
5 71 (38.17%) Ruby
6 51 (27.42%) C
7 48 (25.81%) C#
8 30 (16.13%) Objective-C
9 23 (12.37%) Bash Shell
9 23 (12.37%) PowerShell
10 20 (10.75%) SQL
11 15 (8.06%) Assembly Language
12 14 (7.53%) Cython
12 14 (7.53%) Scala
13 9 (4.84%) Rust
14 7 (3.76%) Clojure
14 7 (3.76%) PHP
15 2 (1.08%) R
15 2 (1.08%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.54%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 56 (30.11%) Degree
2 41 (22.04%) SC Cleared
2 41 (22.04%) Security Cleared
3 30 (16.13%) DV Cleared
4 25 (13.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (7.53%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 91 (48.92%) Docker
2 26 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.60%) VirtualBox
4 13 (6.99%) vSphere
5 10 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.61%) iptables
6 3 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.61%) Xen
7 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 64 (34.41%) Kubernetes
2 46 (24.73%) Ansible
3 26 (13.98%) Terraform
4 20 (10.75%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (8.60%) Puppet
6 13 (6.99%) Salt
7 10 (5.38%) Kibana
8 6 (3.23%) Grafana
9 4 (2.15%) Nagios
9 4 (2.15%) Opsview
10 3 (1.61%) Graphite
11 2 (1.08%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.54%) Consul
12 1 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.54%) Packer
12 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.20%) Google
3 26 (13.98%) VMware
4 25 (13.44%) SAP
5 5 (2.69%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.15%) New Relic
7 3 (1.61%) Centreon
7 3 (1.61%) Oracle
8 2 (1.08%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.08%) Peoplefluent