Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 478 627
Rank change year-on-year +100 +149 +25
Permanent jobs citing Go 173 106 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.31% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 0.60% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 158 86 21
South East median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +116.67% -40.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,125 £18,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £95,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +20.00%

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 17640 17566 21344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.62% 51.35% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15372 15475 18670
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +76 102 £55,000 -8.33%
Thames Valley -5 48 £62,500 -3.85%
Oxfordshire -31 27 £62,500 -10.71%
Berkshire +40 15 £52,500 -19.23%
Surrey +14 13 £57,500 -4.17%
Kent +16 9 £80,000 +64.10%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £75,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Go also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Go.

1 112 (64.74%) Java
2 103 (59.54%) Python
3 96 (55.49%) Amazon AWS
4 88 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (50.29%) Docker
6 78 (45.09%) DevOps
7 77 (44.51%) Linux
8 65 (37.57%) Node.js
9 64 (36.99%) JavaScript
10 63 (36.42%) Ruby
11 56 (32.37%) Redis
12 53 (30.64%) Software Engineering
13 52 (30.06%) Microservices
14 46 (26.59%) NoSQL
15 45 (26.01%) C#
16 44 (25.43%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (24.28%) Big Data
18 37 (21.39%) C++
18 37 (21.39%) CSS
19 36 (20.81%) Elasticsearch
20 35 (20.23%) React
21 34 (19.65%) Continuous Delivery
22 32 (18.50%) MySQL
23 30 (17.34%) Bash Shell
24 29 (16.76%) SaaS
24 29 (16.76%) Scala
24 29 (16.76%) Terraform
25 28 (16.18%) Git (software)
25 28 (16.18%) Puppet
26 27 (15.61%) HTML

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 36 (20.81%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (8.09%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.31%) CMS
4 4 (2.31%) Confluence
4 4 (2.31%) Drupal
5 3 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.73%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.16%) Apache
7 1 (0.58%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 96 (55.49%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (16.76%) SaaS
3 24 (13.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (8.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (8.09%) PaaS
5 8 (4.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.73%) GitHub
6 3 (1.73%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.16%) Heroku
7 2 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.51%) Internet
2 10 (5.78%) Network Security
3 8 (4.62%) Wireless
4 5 (2.89%) DHCP
4 5 (2.89%) DNS
5 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.73%) HTTP
6 3 (1.73%) IPv4
6 3 (1.73%) IPv6
7 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.37%) Redis
2 46 (26.59%) NoSQL
3 42 (24.28%) Big Data
4 32 (18.50%) MySQL
5 21 (12.14%) InfluxDB
6 19 (10.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 15 (8.67%) Hadoop
8 14 (8.09%) Neo4j
9 13 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (5.20%) MongoDB
10 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.16%) HBase
13 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.58%) NewSQL
13 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.29%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.98%) Mocha
4 11 (6.36%) GitLab
5 8 (4.62%) Subversion
6 5 (2.89%) JIRA
7 3 (1.73%) git-flow
8 2 (1.16%) Selenium
9 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.58%) Grunt
9 1 (0.58%) gulp
9 1 (0.58%) JMeter
9 1 (0.58%) JUnit
9 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.58%) QUnit
9 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.58%) webpack
General
1 23 (13.29%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.62%) Marketing
4 7 (4.05%) Electronics
4 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.89%) Games
6 3 (1.73%) Hindi Language
6 3 (1.73%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.16%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Military
8 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (42.20%) Developer
2 46 (26.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (12.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (11.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 19 (10.98%) Graduate
5 19 (10.98%) Graduate Developer
6 18 (10.40%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (9.83%) C++ Developer
8 16 (9.25%) Junior
8 16 (9.25%) Node.js Developer
9 15 (8.67%) Angular Developer
9 15 (8.67%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 15 (8.67%) Junior Developer
10 14 (8.09%) AWS DevOps
10 14 (8.09%) Software Engineer
11 13 (7.51%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (7.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 13 (7.51%) Junior C++ Developer
12 12 (6.94%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (6.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (37.57%) Node.js
2 37 (21.39%) CSS
3 35 (20.23%) React
4 27 (15.61%) HTML
5 25 (14.45%) AngularJS
6 17 (9.83%) Django
7 16 (9.25%) CSS3
8 13 (7.51%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (6.36%) .NET
10 10 (5.78%) Elastic Stack
11 9 (5.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (4.62%) Web Services
13 6 (3.47%) gRPC
13 6 (3.47%) REST
14 5 (2.89%) D3.js
14 5 (2.89%) Laravel
14 5 (2.89%) MEAN Stack
14 5 (2.89%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (2.89%) Symfony
15 4 (2.31%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.09%) Client/Server
1 14 (8.09%) Data Structures
2 12 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.78%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.05%) Clustering
4 7 (4.05%) User Experience
5 6 (3.47%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.31%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.73%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 2 (1.16%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.58%) Digital Currency
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 77 (44.51%) Linux
2 20 (11.56%) Windows
3 15 (8.67%) Unix
4 8 (4.62%) CentOS
5 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.16%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) Fedora
6 2 (1.16%) FreeBSD
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Debian
7 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (45.09%) DevOps
3 53 (30.64%) Software Engineering
4 52 (30.06%) Microservices
5 44 (25.43%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (19.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (15.03%) Open Source
8 24 (13.87%) Analytics
9 21 (12.14%) Integration Testing
10 19 (10.98%) Configuration Management
11 17 (9.83%) Data Analytics
12 16 (9.25%) Test Automation
13 15 (8.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (8.67%) OOP
13 15 (8.67%) TDD
14 13 (7.51%) Big Data Analytics
14 13 (7.51%) Web Development
15 12 (6.94%) Coaching
16 11 (6.36%) OO
16 11 (6.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (64.74%) Java
2 103 (59.54%) Python
3 64 (36.99%) JavaScript
4 63 (36.42%) Ruby
5 45 (26.01%) C#
6 37 (21.39%) C++
7 30 (17.34%) Bash Shell
8 29 (16.76%) Scala
9 24 (13.87%) SQL
10 17 (9.83%) PHP
11 16 (9.25%) PowerShell
12 13 (7.51%) R
13 11 (6.36%) C
14 5 (2.89%) Perl
14 5 (2.89%) VB
15 4 (2.31%) Haskell
15 4 (2.31%) Rust
16 2 (1.16%) Clojure
16 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (7.51%) Degree
2 9 (5.20%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.09%) GCP
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 87 (50.29%) Docker
2 7 (4.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (1.73%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) KVM
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (16.76%) Terraform
2 28 (16.18%) Puppet
3 24 (13.87%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (12.72%) Grafana
5 16 (9.25%) Ansible
6 15 (8.67%) Packer
7 11 (6.36%) Kubernetes
8 8 (4.62%) Kibana
8 8 (4.62%) StatsD
9 2 (1.16%) rkt
10 1 (0.58%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) New Relic
2 8 (4.62%) Oracle
2 8 (4.62%) SAP
3 5 (2.89%) Google
4 4 (2.31%) Zend
5 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.58%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.58%) Concur
7 1 (0.58%) VMware