Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 303 301 449
Rank change year-on-year -2 +148 +146
Permanent jobs citing Go 215 271 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.89% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 1.55% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 120 180 91
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,700
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.85% +0.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 14,353 17,501 16,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.15% 57.69% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,242 15,175 14,178
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +81 115 £63,750 +27.50% 7
Thames Valley +27 80 £57,500 -11.54% 6
Oxfordshire +45 46 £60,000 - 2
Berkshire +4 32 £56,250 -13.46% 2
Surrey +5 7 £70,000 +27.27% 4
East Sussex -63 6 £62,500 -3.85%
West Sussex - 4 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £57,500 -12.88% 2
Isle of Wight -6 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 174 (80.93%) Python
2 171 (79.53%) Java
3 142 (66.05%) DevOps
4 133 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 125 (58.14%) C++
6 125 (58.14%) Docker
7 110 (51.16%) Linux
8 105 (48.84%) Kubernetes
9 94 (43.72%) Ruby
9 94 (43.72%) Amazon AWS
10 84 (39.07%) Node.js
11 76 (35.35%) Git (software)
12 74 (34.42%) C#
12 74 (34.42%) Ansible
13 73 (33.95%) JavaScript
14 72 (33.49%) Open Source
15 64 (29.77%) Analytics
16 63 (29.30%) Security Cleared
17 62 (28.84%) Artificial Intelligence
18 59 (27.44%) Data Analytics
18 59 (27.44%) Terraform
19 58 (26.98%) Google Cloud Platform
20 57 (26.51%) Continuous Delivery
21 56 (26.05%) SC Cleared
21 56 (26.05%) DV Cleared
21 56 (26.05%) Test Automation
22 55 (25.58%) C
22 55 (25.58%) TDD
23 50 (23.26%) 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 16 (7.44%) Confluence
2 12 (5.58%) nginx
3 10 (4.65%) Apache
4 9 (4.19%) IIS
5 8 (3.72%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.86%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.47%) Hyperledger
8 1 (0.47%) JBoss
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.47%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 94 (43.72%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (26.98%) Google Cloud Platform
3 34 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (12.09%) Serverless
5 21 (9.77%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (4.65%) PaaS
7 8 (3.72%) GitHub
8 7 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
9 5 (2.33%) IaaS
9 5 (2.33%) npm
9 5 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.86%) Akamai
11 3 (1.40%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.40%) SaaS
12 2 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.47%) Datadog
13 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) DNS
2 10 (4.65%) DHCP
2 10 (4.65%) Firewall
2 10 (4.65%) Network Security
2 10 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.65%) VPN
3 9 (4.19%) Skype
4 8 (3.72%) VoIP
5 6 (2.79%) Internet
6 3 (1.40%) SNMP
6 3 (1.40%) VLAN
7 2 (0.93%) H.323
7 2 (0.93%) IPv4
7 2 (0.93%) IPv6
8 1 (0.47%) 5G
8 1 (0.47%) BGP
8 1 (0.47%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.47%) OSPF
8 1 (0.47%) Q.931
8 1 (0.47%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.81%) Neo4j
2 22 (10.23%) Redis
3 19 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (7.91%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.44%) Blockchain
6 15 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (6.51%) MySQL
8 10 (4.65%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.72%) Big Data
10 5 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.33%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.93%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.93%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.47%) BigchainDB
12 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 76 (35.35%) Git (software)
2 48 (22.33%) Jenkins
3 29 (13.49%) GitLab
4 22 (10.23%) JIRA
5 17 (7.91%) Vagrant
6 14 (6.51%) Cucumber
6 14 (6.51%) Selenium
6 14 (6.51%) SpecFlow
6 14 (6.51%) TeamCity
6 14 (6.51%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (5.58%) Mocha
7 12 (5.58%) WebDriver
8 9 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.79%) JIRA Agile
10 5 (2.33%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.40%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.93%) Hudson
12 2 (0.93%) Subversion
13 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.47%) StarTeam
General
1 28 (13.02%) Finance
2 16 (7.44%) Games
2 16 (7.44%) Marketing
3 11 (5.12%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.72%) Electronics
6 7 (3.26%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.79%) Legal
7 6 (2.79%) Military
8 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (36.28%) Developer
2 49 (22.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (20.47%) Python Developer
4 34 (15.81%) Software Engineer
5 31 (14.42%) Software Developer
6 30 (13.95%) Java Developer
7 23 (10.70%) C++ Developer
7 23 (10.70%) C++ Software Developer
7 23 (10.70%) Graduate
7 23 (10.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (10.23%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.98%) Systems Developer
10 14 (6.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (6.51%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
10 14 (6.51%) Lead DevOps
10 14 (6.51%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 13 (6.05%) Development Engineer
11 13 (6.05%) Graduate Development Engineer
11 13 (6.05%) Scientific Software Engineer
11 13 (6.05%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (39.07%) Node.js
2 50 (23.26%) AngularJS
3 49 (22.79%) Vue.js
4 44 (20.47%) React
5 37 (17.21%) Django
6 33 (15.35%) .NET
7 32 (14.88%) Spring
8 30 (13.95%) .NET Core
9 22 (10.23%) Elastic Stack
10 16 (7.44%) REST
11 14 (6.51%) Flask
11 14 (6.51%) Spring Boot
12 13 (6.05%) HTML
12 13 (6.05%) Kafka
13 10 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (4.19%) LDAP
15 7 (3.26%) gRPC
15 7 (3.26%) HTML5
15 7 (3.26%) Web Services
16 6 (2.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.07%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (7.91%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 14 (6.51%) Algorithms
5 13 (6.05%) Robotics
6 12 (5.58%) Data Structures
7 10 (4.65%) Cloud Native
8 6 (2.79%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.86%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.40%) Life Science
10 3 (1.40%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.93%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (51.16%) Linux
2 19 (8.84%) Windows
3 16 (7.44%) Android
4 9 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.72%) VMS
6 6 (2.79%) Unix
7 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.86%) CentOS
9 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (66.05%) DevOps
2 133 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 72 (33.49%) Open Source
5 64 (29.77%) Analytics
6 62 (28.84%) Artificial Intelligence
7 59 (27.44%) Data Analytics
8 57 (26.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 56 (26.05%) Test Automation
10 55 (25.58%) TDD
11 48 (22.33%) Mentoring
12 47 (21.86%) Business Development
13 31 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (13.95%) Computer Science
15 29 (13.49%) Mathematics
16 27 (12.56%) Physics
17 23 (10.70%) Infrastructure as Code
17 23 (10.70%) SOLID
18 17 (7.91%) Web Development
19 16 (7.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (80.93%) Python
2 171 (79.53%) Java
3 125 (58.14%) C++
4 94 (43.72%) Ruby
5 74 (34.42%) C#
6 73 (33.95%) JavaScript
7 55 (25.58%) C
8 27 (12.56%) Bash Shell
9 25 (11.63%) SQL
10 21 (9.77%) Rust
11 16 (7.44%) Scala
12 14 (6.51%) Clojure
13 12 (5.58%) PHP
13 12 (5.58%) PowerShell
14 8 (3.72%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.86%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.40%) Lua
17 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.47%) Erlang
17 1 (0.47%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 63 (29.30%) Security Cleared
2 56 (26.05%) DV Cleared
2 56 (26.05%) SC Cleared
3 43 (20.00%) Degree
4 15 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.40%) RHCE
5 3 (1.40%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.47%) CCDP
6 1 (0.47%) CCIE
6 1 (0.47%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (0.47%) CCNP
6 1 (0.47%) CCSP
6 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.47%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.72%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) PSD2
System Software
1 125 (58.14%) Docker
2 15 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.12%) VirtualBox
4 10 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (4.19%) Active Directory
6 8 (3.72%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.72%) iptables
6 8 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.72%) Xen
7 4 (1.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (1.86%) etcd
8 3 (1.40%) vSphere
9 2 (0.93%) LXC
10 1 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 105 (48.84%) Kubernetes
2 74 (34.42%) Ansible
3 59 (27.44%) Terraform
4 23 (10.70%) Kibana
4 23 (10.70%) Puppet
5 12 (5.58%) Grafana
5 12 (5.58%) Nagios
5 12 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.19%) ZABBIX
7 8 (3.72%) Graphite
7 8 (3.72%) Prometheus
8 7 (3.26%) Consul
8 7 (3.26%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (3.26%) Packer
9 6 (2.79%) Salt
10 5 (2.33%) rkt
11 4 (1.86%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.86%) Opsview
12 1 (0.47%) Graylog
12 1 (0.47%) logstash
Vendors
1 38 (17.67%) Google
2 15 (6.98%) VMware
3 13 (6.05%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.58%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 8 (3.72%) Centreon
5 8 (3.72%) SAP
6 5 (2.33%) Oracle
6 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco
7 2 (0.93%) Informatica
7 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.93%) New Relic
7 2 (0.93%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.47%) Borland
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) Parasoft
8 1 (0.47%) Virgin Media