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

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 375 485 602
Rank change year-on-year +110 +117 +10
Permanent jobs citing Go 184 64 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.21% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 0.41% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 135 57 21
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +18.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +10.00% -5.88%

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 18,554 15,721 20,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.59% 52.39% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,151 13,698 17,997
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,250 £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 April 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 April 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 +62 74 £65,000 - 10
Berkshire +30 45 £65,000 -7.14% 5
East Sussex - 44 £75,000 - 6
Hampshire -9 37 £45,000 -14.29% 11
Surrey +9 23 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire - 16 £66,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -2 13 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Kent +6 2 £36,250 -30.95%
Isle of Wight - 2 £32,500 - 2
West Sussex +4 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Go
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 149 (80.98%) Java
1 149 (80.98%) Python
2 101 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (52.72%) Scala
4 92 (50.00%) Big Data
5 75 (40.76%) Amazon AWS
6 73 (39.67%) Linux
7 65 (35.33%) JavaScript
7 65 (35.33%) C++
8 64 (34.78%) Machine Learning
9 59 (32.07%) Docker
10 57 (30.98%) Jenkins
11 56 (30.43%) Microservices
12 55 (29.89%) TDD
13 51 (27.72%) C#
14 50 (27.17%) Software Engineering
15 49 (26.63%) AngularJS
16 47 (25.54%) Kafka
16 47 (25.54%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 44 (23.91%) Hadoop
19 41 (22.28%) React
20 40 (21.74%) DevOps
20 40 (21.74%) Mobile App
21 38 (20.65%) Technical Architecture
22 37 (20.11%) Kanban
22 37 (20.11%) NoSQL
22 37 (20.11%) Scrum
23 36 (19.57%) Kubernetes
23 36 (19.57%) SQL

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 14 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (7.07%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.98%) CloudStack
4 7 (3.80%) Apache
5 6 (3.26%) Ethereum
5 6 (3.26%) Hyperledger
6 4 (2.17%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.17%) Confluence
6 4 (2.17%) nginx
7 3 (1.63%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.63%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (40.76%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.35%) GitHub
5 5 (2.72%) SaaS
6 4 (2.17%) PaaS
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.09%) Serverless
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) Internet
2 4 (2.17%) HTTP
2 4 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) FTP
3 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (50.00%) Big Data
2 44 (23.91%) Hadoop
3 37 (20.11%) NoSQL
4 33 (17.93%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (17.39%) MongoDB
6 31 (16.85%) Apache Hive
7 27 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (14.67%) Impala
7 27 (14.67%) Sqoop
8 23 (12.50%) Redis
9 20 (10.87%) MySQL
10 12 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (6.52%) Blockchain
11 10 (5.43%) Neo4j
12 6 (3.26%) HBase
12 6 (3.26%) InfluxDB
12 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.17%) NewSQL
14 3 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (1.63%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 57 (30.98%) Jenkins
2 46 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (15.76%) TeamCity
4 13 (7.07%) Gradle
4 13 (7.07%) Maven
5 11 (5.98%) GitLab
5 11 (5.98%) JUnit
6 8 (4.35%) Subversion
7 6 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.72%) Selenium
9 4 (2.17%) HP UFT
9 4 (2.17%) JIRA
9 4 (2.17%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.63%) Hudson
10 3 (1.63%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.09%) CF BOSH
11 2 (1.09%) Mocha
12 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (10.33%) Marketing
2 13 (7.07%) Finance
3 4 (2.17%) Banking
3 4 (2.17%) Billing
3 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.09%) Games
5 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (28.80%) Developer
2 37 (20.11%) Data Engineer
3 30 (16.30%) Big Data Engineer
4 25 (13.59%) Hadoop Engineer
5 20 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 18 (9.78%) Architect
7 16 (8.70%) Senior Data Engineer
8 15 (8.15%) Development Manager
9 14 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (7.61%) Java Engineer
10 13 (7.07%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
11 12 (6.52%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Software Developer
12 11 (5.98%) J2EE Architect
12 11 (5.98%) Java Architect
12 11 (5.98%) Java/J2EE Architect
13 9 (4.89%) Graduate
13 9 (4.89%) Team Leader
14 8 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (26.63%) AngularJS
2 47 (25.54%) Kafka
3 41 (22.28%) React
4 34 (18.48%) Django
5 29 (15.76%) Node.js
6 24 (13.04%) Keras
6 24 (13.04%) MLlib
6 24 (13.04%) TensorFlow
7 21 (11.41%) HTML
8 14 (7.61%) CSS
9 12 (6.52%) .NET
10 11 (5.98%) Flask
10 11 (5.98%) J2EE
11 10 (5.43%) Spring
11 10 (5.43%) Spring Boot
11 10 (5.43%) Web Services
12 9 (4.89%) CSS3
12 9 (4.89%) HTML5
13 6 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 34 (18.48%) User Experience
3 20 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.26%) Bitcoin
6 5 (2.72%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.72%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.63%) Fintech
7 3 (1.63%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 3 (1.63%) Industry 4.0
7 3 (1.63%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.09%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 73 (39.67%) Linux
2 11 (5.98%) CentOS
3 10 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (5.43%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.80%) Debian
5 6 (3.26%) Unix
5 6 (3.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (34.78%) Machine Learning
3 56 (30.43%) Microservices
4 55 (29.89%) TDD
5 50 (27.17%) Software Engineering
6 47 (25.54%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (21.74%) DevOps
8 38 (20.65%) Technical Architecture
9 37 (20.11%) Kanban
9 37 (20.11%) Scrum
10 36 (19.57%) Functional Testing
10 36 (19.57%) Open Source
11 35 (19.02%) Data Security
12 32 (17.39%) API Development
12 32 (17.39%) High Availability
13 29 (15.76%) Coaching
14 27 (14.67%) Deep Learning
14 27 (14.67%) MapReduce
15 24 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (9.78%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 149 (80.98%) Java
1 149 (80.98%) Python
2 97 (52.72%) Scala
3 65 (35.33%) C++
3 65 (35.33%) JavaScript
4 51 (27.72%) C#
5 36 (19.57%) SQL
6 28 (15.22%) Ruby
7 27 (14.67%) Shell Script
8 22 (11.96%) Bash Shell
9 20 (10.87%) C
10 12 (6.52%) Java 8
11 10 (5.43%) PHP
12 7 (3.80%) Perl
13 6 (3.26%) Solidity
14 4 (2.17%) Clojure
14 4 (2.17%) F#
14 4 (2.17%) Lisp
14 4 (2.17%) R
14 4 (2.17%) Rust
Qualifications
1 17 (9.24%) Degree
2 13 (7.07%) PhD
3 11 (5.98%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (5.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.02%) GDPR
2 9 (4.89%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) GCP
System Software
1 59 (32.07%) Docker
2 27 (14.67%) Apache Flume
3 12 (6.52%) HDFS
4 11 (5.98%) vSphere
5 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (19.57%) Kubernetes
2 28 (15.22%) Puppet
3 27 (14.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 24 (13.04%) Ansible
5 18 (9.78%) Rancher
6 13 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (5.98%) logstash
8 8 (4.35%) Terraform
9 5 (2.72%) Packer
10 4 (2.17%) Consul
11 3 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.63%) Nagios
12 1 (0.54%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.54%) Grafana
12 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.54%) Kibana
12 1 (0.54%) Salt
12 1 (0.54%) StatsD
Vendors
1 33 (17.93%) Cloudera
2 27 (14.67%) Hortonworks
3 18 (9.78%) Google
3 18 (9.78%) VMware
4 17 (9.24%) Oracle
5 11 (5.98%) SaltStack
6 8 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.17%) Brocade
7 4 (2.17%) Cisco
7 4 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (0.54%) New Relic
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com