Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 48 71
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Go 2 14 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.37% 3.10% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 5.74% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 6
10th Percentile £39,125 " £37,500
25th Percentile £39,688 £38,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -15.00%
75th Percentile £47,188 £54,375 £58,750
90th Percentile £47,375 £62,500 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 214 244 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.85% 54.10% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 163 228 428
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,525 £24,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
75th Percentile £48,125 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Go in Staffordshire

Go
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Go in Staffordshire

Go
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -9 1 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Stafford - 1 £45,000 -
Go
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Haskell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft