Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 399 524
Rank change year-on-year +97 +125 +91
Permanent jobs citing Go 253 145 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.50% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 0.90% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 174 134 62
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -6.12% +53.13%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £20,975
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £94,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 16,843 16,062 18,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.95% 55.39% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14,613 13,948 16,601
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +76 101 £60,000 -7.69% 17
East Sussex - 78 £65,000 - 5
Oxfordshire +46 67 £60,000 -4.00% 15
Hampshire -49 48 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Berkshire +8 34 £65,000 - 2
Surrey +7 15 £57,250 +14.50% 2
Kent +14 7 £57,500 -28.13% 1
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Isle of Wight - 4 £32,500 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 177 (69.96%) Python
2 173 (68.38%) Java
3 131 (51.78%) Docker
4 124 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
5 120 (47.43%) Linux
6 103 (40.71%) JavaScript
7 88 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 83 (32.81%) Software Engineering
9 82 (32.41%) C++
10 74 (29.25%) DevOps
11 73 (28.85%) Open Source
12 69 (27.27%) AngularJS
12 69 (27.27%) Kafka
13 68 (26.88%) Kubernetes
14 66 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (25.30%) Microsoft Azure
16 61 (24.11%) Big Data
17 59 (23.32%) Microservices
18 55 (21.74%) SQL
18 55 (21.74%) GitLab
19 54 (21.34%) HTML
20 53 (20.95%) Ruby
20 53 (20.95%) React
21 50 (19.76%) User Experience
22 49 (19.37%) PostgreSQL
23 48 (18.97%) Bash Shell
23 48 (18.97%) Node.js
23 48 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
23 48 (18.97%) Git (software)
23 48 (18.97%) Marketing

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 29 (11.46%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (7.51%) CloudStack
3 10 (3.95%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.16%) Hyperledger
5 5 (1.98%) Ethereum
6 4 (1.58%) Apache
6 4 (1.58%) CMS
7 3 (1.19%) nginx
8 2 (0.79%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.58%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 64 (25.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (15.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.16%) GitHub
5 4 (1.58%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (1.19%) SaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.79%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Serverless
8 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.14%) VLAN
3 9 (3.56%) Internet
4 4 (1.58%) Network Security
5 3 (1.19%) HTTP
6 2 (0.79%) DNS
6 2 (0.79%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.40%) IPFS
7 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (24.11%) Big Data
2 49 (19.37%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (16.21%) Hadoop
4 36 (14.23%) Apache Hive
5 34 (13.44%) MongoDB
6 33 (13.04%) Impala
7 30 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (10.67%) MySQL
9 26 (10.28%) Sqoop
10 25 (9.88%) NoSQL
11 22 (8.70%) Neo4j
12 20 (7.91%) Redis
13 14 (5.53%) Relational Database
14 11 (4.35%) Blockchain
15 10 (3.95%) HBase
15 10 (3.95%) MariaDB
16 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
17 4 (1.58%) CouchDB
17 4 (1.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 88 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 55 (21.74%) GitLab
3 48 (18.97%) Git (software)
4 26 (10.28%) TeamCity
5 20 (7.91%) Vagrant
6 8 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.16%) Hudson
6 8 (3.16%) JUnit
7 6 (2.37%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.19%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.19%) Subversion
9 2 (0.79%) JIRA
9 2 (0.79%) QUnit
9 2 (0.79%) Selenium
9 2 (0.79%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.40%) Emacs
10 1 (0.40%) Gatling
10 1 (0.40%) Grunt
General
1 48 (18.97%) Marketing
2 28 (11.07%) Finance
3 22 (8.70%) Electronics
4 19 (7.51%) Telecoms
5 18 (7.11%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.77%) Retail
7 5 (1.98%) Advertising
7 5 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.79%) Billing
9 2 (0.79%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 108 (42.69%) Developer
2 56 (22.13%) Software Engineer
3 45 (17.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (13.44%) Software Developer
5 31 (12.25%) Big Data Engineer
6 30 (11.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 27 (10.67%) Data Engineer
8 26 (10.28%) Architect
8 26 (10.28%) Hadoop Engineer
9 21 (8.30%) Python Developer
10 20 (7.91%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 20 (7.91%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (7.51%) J2EE Architect
11 19 (7.51%) Java Architect
11 19 (7.51%) Java/J2EE Architect
12 18 (7.11%) Python Engineer
12 18 (7.11%) Senior Data Engineer
12 18 (7.11%) Senior Developer
12 18 (7.11%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
13 17 (6.72%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 69 (27.27%) Kafka
2 54 (21.34%) HTML
3 53 (20.95%) React
4 48 (18.97%) Node.js
5 47 (18.58%) Web Services
6 42 (16.60%) J2EE
7 37 (14.62%) .NET
8 32 (12.65%) HTML5
9 28 (11.07%) RESTful
10 26 (10.28%) Keras
10 26 (10.28%) MLlib
10 26 (10.28%) TensorFlow
11 24 (9.49%) Vue.js
12 22 (8.70%) CSS
13 21 (8.30%) Flask
14 9 (3.56%) Django
14 9 (3.56%) REST
15 8 (3.16%) Middleware
15 8 (3.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.76%) User Experience
2 25 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.95%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.37%) Digital Currency
9 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.98%) Industry 4.0
9 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.58%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.58%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.58%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.79%) Clustering
11 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.79%) PMI
11 2 (0.79%) Replication
12 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 120 (47.43%) Linux
2 20 (7.91%) Unix
3 17 (6.72%) Windows
4 4 (1.58%) Android
4 4 (1.58%) CentOS
4 4 (1.58%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.79%) Debian
5 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (32.81%) Software Engineering
3 74 (29.25%) DevOps
4 73 (28.85%) Open Source
5 66 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (23.32%) Microservices
7 46 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 45 (17.79%) TDD
9 43 (17.00%) Analytics
10 38 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
11 37 (14.62%) Digital Marketing
12 35 (13.83%) Machine Learning
13 33 (13.04%) Web Application Development
14 30 (11.86%) UX Design
15 26 (10.28%) Deep Learning
15 26 (10.28%) MapReduce
16 24 (9.49%) Configuration Management
17 22 (8.70%) Data Engineering
17 22 (8.70%) Scrum
18 21 (8.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 177 (69.96%) Python
2 173 (68.38%) Java
3 103 (40.71%) JavaScript
4 82 (32.41%) C++
5 55 (21.74%) SQL
6 53 (20.95%) Ruby
7 48 (18.97%) Bash Shell
8 35 (13.83%) PHP
8 35 (13.83%) Shell Script
9 34 (13.44%) Scala
10 25 (9.88%) C#
11 23 (9.09%) C
12 17 (6.72%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.77%) Rust
14 5 (1.98%) Erlang
14 5 (1.98%) ES6
14 5 (1.98%) Perl
14 5 (1.98%) Solidity
14 5 (1.98%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.58%) Cython
Qualifications
1 33 (13.04%) Degree
2 20 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.32%) DV Cleared
3 16 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.19%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.77%) QA
System Software
1 131 (51.78%) Docker
2 32 (12.65%) vSphere
3 26 (10.28%) Apache Flume
4 13 (5.14%) VirtualBox
5 8 (3.16%) HDFS
6 1 (0.40%) LXC
6 1 (0.40%) zsh
Systems Management
1 68 (26.88%) Kubernetes
2 48 (18.97%) Ansible
3 37 (14.62%) Puppet
4 26 (10.28%) Hadoop YARN
5 20 (7.91%) logstash
6 19 (7.51%) Rancher
7 17 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (6.32%) Terraform
9 15 (5.93%) Salt
10 10 (3.95%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (3.95%) Nagios
11 8 (3.16%) Consul
12 7 (2.77%) Packer
13 3 (1.19%) HAProxy
13 3 (1.19%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.79%) Galera Cluster
14 2 (0.79%) Prometheus
15 1 (0.40%) Kibana
15 1 (0.40%) Marathon
15 1 (0.40%) Mesos
Vendors
1 41 (16.21%) Google
2 39 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 36 (14.23%) Cloudera
4 30 (11.86%) Hortonworks
5 19 (7.51%) SaltStack
5 19 (7.51%) VMware
6 17 (6.72%) SAP
7 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.79%) Vertica
8 1 (0.40%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat