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

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 363 471 610
Rank change year-on-year +108 +139 +34
Permanent jobs citing Go 195 91 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.29% 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 0.57% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 159 80 22
South East median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +108.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £95,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +14.29%

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 18,090 16,042 21,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.84% 51.21% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15,791 13,930 18,827
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 February 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 February 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 +44 80 £65,000 -7.14% 15
Hampshire +31 65 £52,700 -12.17% 14
Berkshire +34 36 £65,000 - 8
Oxfordshire -28 24 £65,000 -13.33% 4
East Sussex - 22 £77,500 - 2
Surrey +19 21 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 20 £66,000 - 3
Kent +19 5 £37,500 -25.00%
West Sussex -1 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Go
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 157 (80.51%) Java
2 148 (75.90%) Python
3 112 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (47.18%) Amazon AWS
5 86 (44.10%) JavaScript
6 84 (43.08%) Big Data
7 78 (40.00%) Scala
8 75 (38.46%) Docker
9 70 (35.90%) C#
10 69 (35.38%) Linux
11 62 (31.79%) NoSQL
12 60 (30.77%) Software Engineering
13 58 (29.74%) C++
14 57 (29.23%) DevOps
15 56 (28.72%) React
16 54 (27.69%) Node.js
17 53 (27.18%) Microservices
18 52 (26.67%) TDD
19 50 (25.64%) AngularJS
20 49 (25.13%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (25.13%) Ruby
21 47 (24.10%) Jenkins
22 45 (23.08%) Machine Learning
23 41 (21.03%) Redis
23 41 (21.03%) Git (software)
24 40 (20.51%) Mobile App
25 37 (18.97%) CSS
26 36 (18.46%) Hadoop
26 36 (18.46%) Django
26 36 (18.46%) Continuous Delivery

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 28 (14.36%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (8.21%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.59%) Apache
4 5 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.05%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.05%) CMS
5 4 (2.05%) Drupal
5 4 (2.05%) nginx
6 3 (1.54%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.54%) CloudStack
6 3 (1.54%) Confluence
6 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.03%) Ethereum
7 2 (1.03%) Hyperledger
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 92 (47.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (7.18%) SaaS
4 11 (5.64%) PaaS
5 6 (3.08%) GitHub
6 5 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.03%) Heroku
7 2 (1.03%) Serverless
8 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.10%) Internet
1 8 (4.10%) Wireless
2 6 (3.08%) Network Security
3 2 (1.03%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (43.08%) Big Data
2 62 (31.79%) NoSQL
3 41 (21.03%) Redis
4 36 (18.46%) Hadoop
5 30 (15.38%) MySQL
6 29 (14.87%) MongoDB
7 19 (9.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (9.74%) Apache Hive
8 16 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (7.69%) Impala
9 15 (7.69%) Sqoop
10 14 (7.18%) Neo4j
11 13 (6.67%) InfluxDB
12 8 (4.10%) Relational Database
13 7 (3.59%) HBase
14 4 (2.05%) Blockchain
14 4 (2.05%) NewSQL
15 3 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 47 (24.10%) Jenkins
2 41 (21.03%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.74%) Mocha
4 18 (9.23%) TeamCity
5 13 (6.67%) Subversion
6 11 (5.64%) Gradle
6 11 (5.64%) Maven
7 8 (4.10%) JUnit
8 7 (3.59%) GitLab
9 4 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.05%) HP UFT
9 4 (2.05%) JIRA
9 4 (2.05%) Selenium
9 4 (2.05%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.51%) JMeter
10 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.51%) QUnit
General
1 17 (8.72%) Finance
2 12 (6.15%) Marketing
3 6 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.05%) Billing
5 3 (1.54%) Games
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (34.87%) Developer
2 25 (12.82%) Data Engineer
3 23 (11.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (11.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (10.77%) Software Engineer
5 20 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (9.23%) Big Data Engineer
7 16 (8.21%) Graduate
8 15 (7.69%) Angular Developer
8 15 (7.69%) Java Engineer
8 15 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
8 15 (7.69%) React Developer
9 14 (7.18%) C++ Developer
9 14 (7.18%) Junior
10 13 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
11 12 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
12 11 (5.64%) Development Manager
12 11 (5.64%) Graduate C++ Developer
12 11 (5.64%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.64%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.72%) React
2 54 (27.69%) Node.js
3 50 (25.64%) AngularJS
4 37 (18.97%) CSS
5 36 (18.46%) Django
6 34 (17.44%) HTML
7 28 (14.36%) Kafka
8 14 (7.18%) CSS3
9 12 (6.15%) Keras
9 12 (6.15%) MLlib
9 12 (6.15%) TensorFlow
10 11 (5.64%) Web Services
11 10 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (4.62%) .NET
12 9 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (4.10%) Spring
13 8 (4.10%) Spring Boot
14 7 (3.59%) Express
14 7 (3.59%) Flask
14 7 (3.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.51%) Mobile App
2 25 (12.82%) User Experience
3 15 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.15%) Client/Server
4 12 (6.15%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.54%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.54%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 3 (1.54%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.03%) Bitcoin
8 2 (1.03%) Clustering
8 2 (1.03%) Fintech
8 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.51%) Digital Currency
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 69 (35.38%) Linux
2 12 (6.15%) CentOS
2 12 (6.15%) Windows
3 11 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (5.64%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.62%) Unix
5 8 (4.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 57 (29.23%) DevOps
4 53 (27.18%) Microservices
5 52 (26.67%) TDD
6 49 (25.13%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (23.08%) Machine Learning
8 36 (18.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 33 (16.92%) Open Source
10 31 (15.90%) Scrum
11 30 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
12 29 (14.87%) Analytics
13 28 (14.36%) Data Security
13 28 (14.36%) Functional Testing
13 28 (14.36%) Kanban
14 26 (13.33%) Coaching
15 24 (12.31%) API Development
15 24 (12.31%) High Availability
16 21 (10.77%) Integration Testing
17 17 (8.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 157 (80.51%) Java
2 148 (75.90%) Python
3 86 (44.10%) JavaScript
4 78 (40.00%) Scala
5 70 (35.90%) C#
6 58 (29.74%) C++
7 49 (25.13%) Ruby
8 34 (17.44%) SQL
9 24 (12.31%) Bash Shell
10 15 (7.69%) C
10 15 (7.69%) Shell Script
11 14 (7.18%) PHP
12 10 (5.13%) PowerShell
13 9 (4.62%) R
14 8 (4.10%) Perl
15 6 (3.08%) Clojure
16 5 (2.56%) F#
17 4 (2.05%) Haskell
17 4 (2.05%) Lisp
17 4 (2.05%) Rust
Qualifications
1 12 (6.15%) Degree
1 12 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.08%) PhD
4 3 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.36%) GDPR
2 8 (4.10%) QA
3 6 (3.08%) GCP
System Software
1 75 (38.46%) Docker
2 15 (7.69%) Apache Flume
3 8 (4.10%) HDFS
4 5 (2.56%) vSphere
5 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 29 (14.87%) Puppet
2 23 (11.79%) Kubernetes
3 22 (11.28%) Ansible
4 21 (10.77%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
6 13 (6.67%) Terraform
7 11 (5.64%) Rancher
8 7 (3.59%) Grafana
9 5 (2.56%) Kibana
9 5 (2.56%) Packer
9 5 (2.56%) StatsD
10 3 (1.54%) logstash
11 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (10.77%) Cloudera
2 18 (9.23%) Oracle
3 15 (7.69%) Hortonworks
4 10 (5.13%) Google
4 10 (5.13%) VMware
5 5 (2.56%) New Relic
6 4 (2.05%) Brocade
6 4 (2.05%) Cisco
6 4 (2.05%) Juniper
6 4 (2.05%) Zend
7 3 (1.54%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Concur
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.51%) SAP