Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 446 576
Rank change year-on-year +149 +130 +48
Permanent jobs citing Go 271 99 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 0.61% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 179 92 38
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,600 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.07% +0.19% +8.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,375 £20,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,125 £81,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17,383 16,351 20,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.55% 54.67% 52.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15,055 14,240 17,877
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 July 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 22 July 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
East Sussex - 99 £65,000 - 4
Thames Valley +76 98 £65,000 +30.00% 15
Oxfordshire +18 43 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Berkshire +30 42 £65,000 - 5
Hampshire -22 38 £50,000 -11.11% 9
Surrey +22 25 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Buckinghamshire - 13 £66,000 - 1
Kent +19 6 £75,000 +27.66%
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Isle of Wight - 3 £32,500 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 206 (76.01%) Java
2 201 (74.17%) Python
3 142 (52.40%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (44.28%) Linux
5 118 (43.54%) Docker
6 108 (39.85%) Big Data
7 93 (34.32%) Jenkins
8 89 (32.84%) Kafka
9 88 (32.47%) Scala
10 84 (31.00%) JavaScript
10 84 (31.00%) Continuous Integration
11 78 (28.78%) Software Engineering
12 73 (26.94%) Kubernetes
13 72 (26.57%) Microservices
14 71 (26.20%) AngularJS
15 69 (25.46%) Open Source
16 68 (25.09%) Git (software)
17 65 (23.99%) Amazon AWS
17 65 (23.99%) C++
18 64 (23.62%) Hadoop
19 63 (23.25%) User Experience
20 62 (22.88%) Machine Learning
21 61 (22.51%) SQL
22 59 (21.77%) PostgreSQL
23 58 (21.40%) Microsoft Azure
23 58 (21.40%) React
24 57 (21.03%) Cloudera
25 56 (20.66%) DevOps
26 54 (19.93%) HTML
27 53 (19.56%) TDD

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 32 (11.81%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (8.86%) CloudStack
3 17 (6.27%) Apache Spark
4 13 (4.80%) Hyperledger
5 9 (3.32%) Apache
5 9 (3.32%) Ethereum
6 6 (2.21%) nginx
7 5 (1.85%) Confluence
8 4 (1.48%) CMS
9 3 (1.11%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.11%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.74%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (1.11%) R3 Corda
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (23.99%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (21.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (16.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (4.06%) GitHub
5 3 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (1.11%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) HTTP
1 6 (2.21%) Internet
1 6 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.85%) VLAN
3 4 (1.48%) Network Security
4 2 (0.74%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (39.85%) Big Data
2 64 (23.62%) Hadoop
3 59 (21.77%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (19.56%) Apache Hive
5 48 (17.71%) Impala
6 45 (16.61%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (15.13%) Sqoop
8 39 (14.39%) MongoDB
8 39 (14.39%) NoSQL
9 26 (9.59%) Redis
10 23 (8.49%) MySQL
11 19 (7.01%) Blockchain
12 17 (6.27%) Neo4j
13 16 (5.90%) HBase
14 13 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (4.43%) Relational Database
16 8 (2.95%) MariaDB
17 4 (1.48%) Data Mining
17 4 (1.48%) RethinkDB
18 3 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 93 (34.32%) Jenkins
2 68 (25.09%) Git (software)
3 41 (15.13%) TeamCity
4 35 (12.92%) GitLab
5 15 (5.54%) JUnit
6 13 (4.80%) Gradle
6 13 (4.80%) Maven
6 13 (4.80%) Vagrant
7 12 (4.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (3.69%) Subversion
9 9 (3.32%) Hudson
10 6 (2.21%) CircleCI
11 5 (1.85%) JIRA
12 4 (1.48%) Selenium
13 3 (1.11%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.11%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.74%) CF BOSH
14 2 (0.74%) HP UFT
14 2 (0.74%) Travis CI
14 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (17.34%) Marketing
2 25 (9.23%) Finance
3 8 (2.95%) Electronics
3 8 (2.95%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.21%) Advertising
5 5 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.85%) Retail
5 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.74%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Billing
6 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (31.73%) Developer
2 52 (19.19%) Software Engineer
3 50 (18.45%) Big Data Engineer
3 50 (18.45%) Data Engineer
4 41 (15.13%) Hadoop Engineer
5 34 (12.55%) Architect
6 31 (11.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 28 (10.33%) Senior Data Engineer
8 27 (9.96%) Software Developer
9 25 (9.23%) Cloud Engineer
9 25 (9.23%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
10 24 (8.86%) J2EE Architect
10 24 (8.86%) Java Architect
10 24 (8.86%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 17 (6.27%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 16 (5.90%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (5.90%) Java Engineer
13 14 (5.17%) Senior Developer
14 13 (4.80%) Java Developer
15 11 (4.06%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (32.84%) Kafka
2 71 (26.20%) AngularJS
3 58 (21.40%) React
4 54 (19.93%) HTML
5 43 (15.87%) Node.js
6 42 (15.50%) J2EE
6 42 (15.50%) Web Services
7 38 (14.02%) Keras
7 38 (14.02%) MLlib
7 38 (14.02%) TensorFlow
8 31 (11.44%) .NET
9 29 (10.70%) HTML5
10 24 (8.86%) CSS
10 24 (8.86%) Flask
10 24 (8.86%) RESTful
11 19 (7.01%) Django
12 13 (4.80%) Spring
13 11 (4.06%) Vue.js
14 10 (3.69%) Spring Boot
15 8 (2.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.25%) User Experience
2 28 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 23 (8.49%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.21%) Bitcoin
8 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.85%) Digital Currency
8 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.85%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.48%) Marketing Technology
10 3 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.74%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.74%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.74%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 2 (0.74%) Industry 4.0
11 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 120 (44.28%) Linux
2 10 (3.69%) CentOS
2 10 (3.69%) Unix
2 10 (3.69%) Windows
3 8 (2.95%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.85%) Debian
6 2 (0.74%) Android
6 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (52.40%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (31.00%) Continuous Integration
3 78 (28.78%) Software Engineering
4 72 (26.57%) Microservices
5 69 (25.46%) Open Source
6 62 (22.88%) Machine Learning
7 56 (20.66%) DevOps
8 53 (19.56%) TDD
9 41 (15.13%) Deep Learning
9 41 (15.13%) MapReduce
9 41 (15.13%) Test Automation
10 40 (14.76%) Analytics
11 34 (12.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (12.18%) High Availability
13 32 (11.81%) Data Engineering
14 31 (11.44%) Configuration Management
14 31 (11.44%) Digital Marketing
15 30 (11.07%) Scrum
15 30 (11.07%) Web Application Development
16 28 (10.33%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 206 (76.01%) Java
2 201 (74.17%) Python
3 88 (32.47%) Scala
4 84 (31.00%) JavaScript
5 65 (23.99%) C++
6 61 (22.51%) SQL
7 48 (17.71%) Shell Script
8 44 (16.24%) Bash Shell
8 44 (16.24%) Ruby
9 33 (12.18%) C#
10 28 (10.33%) C
11 27 (9.96%) PHP
12 11 (4.06%) Java 8
13 9 (3.32%) Solidity
14 7 (2.58%) Perl
14 7 (2.58%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.58%) Rust
15 5 (1.85%) Erlang
15 5 (1.85%) ES6
15 5 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (12.55%) Degree
2 13 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.43%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.06%) Numerate Degree
4 11 (4.06%) PhD
5 6 (2.21%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.11%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.90%) GDPR
2 9 (3.32%) QA
System Software
1 118 (43.54%) Docker
2 41 (15.13%) Apache Flume
3 29 (10.70%) vSphere
4 16 (5.90%) HDFS
5 5 (1.85%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.37%) LXC
7 1 (0.37%) zsh
Systems Management
1 73 (26.94%) Kubernetes
2 45 (16.61%) Ansible
3 41 (15.13%) Hadoop YARN
3 41 (15.13%) Puppet
4 27 (9.96%) Rancher
5 25 (9.23%) logstash
6 15 (5.54%) Terraform
7 14 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (3.69%) Nagios
9 9 (3.32%) Consul
9 9 (3.32%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (3.32%) Packer
10 7 (2.58%) Salt
11 3 (1.11%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.74%) Galera Cluster
12 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.37%) Grafana
13 1 (0.37%) Kibana
13 1 (0.37%) Marathon
13 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 57 (21.03%) Cloudera
2 47 (17.34%) Google
3 45 (16.61%) Hortonworks
4 31 (11.44%) Microsoft
5 29 (10.70%) VMware
6 24 (8.86%) SaltStack
7 10 (3.69%) Oracle
8 5 (1.85%) SAP
9 2 (0.74%) Brocade
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco
9 2 (0.74%) Juniper
9 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.74%) Vertica
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat