Go Jobs in the UK excluding London

Go (Golang)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 362 208 154
Rank change year-on-year -154 -54 +36
Permanent jobs citing Go 468 1,030 1,771
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.67% 1.64% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 4.05% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 288 401 1,434
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% - +25.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £107,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +14.29%

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22,483 25,419 32,747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 32.42% 40.58% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16,462 14,228 21,700
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.73% +2.80% +7.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Go in the UK excluding London

Go
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Go in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Go in the UK excluding London

Go
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Go in the UK excluding London

Go
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Scotland -14 132 £57,500 -17.20% 14
South East -32 107 £55,000 -15.38% 22
North of England -144 89 £65,000 -18.75% 38
North West -84 71 £65,000 -21.21% 30
Midlands -35 51 £72,500 +3.57% 12
South West -84 50 £70,576 -2.65% 13
West Midlands +18 41 £77,250 +10.36% 10
East of England -55 27 £85,000 +6.25% 4
Yorkshire -43 14 £70,000 -12.50% 4
East Midlands -50 10 £55,000 -38.03% 2
Northern Ireland -5 7 £70,000 +14.75% 5
Wales -13 5 £62,500 +38.89% 4
North East -44 4 £55,000 -37.14% 4
Go
UK

Go
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (7.48%) Apache Spark
2 12 (2.56%) Apache
3 5 (1.07%) nginx
4 4 (0.85%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (0.85%) Confluence
5 3 (0.64%) CloudStack
5 3 (0.64%) IIS
6 2 (0.43%) CMS
6 2 (0.43%) Liferay
6 2 (0.43%) Magnolia
6 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 163 (34.83%) AWS
2 113 (24.15%) Azure
3 93 (19.87%) GCP
4 64 (13.68%) Serverless
5 46 (9.83%) SaaS
6 31 (6.62%) Amazon S3
7 27 (5.77%) GitHub
8 25 (5.34%) Amazon SQS
9 23 (4.91%) Google Docs
9 23 (4.91%) Lucidchart
9 23 (4.91%) Miro
9 23 (4.91%) Slack
10 22 (4.70%) Azure DevOps
11 14 (2.99%) GitHub Actions
12 13 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (2.56%) Azure AKS
14 11 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (2.14%) Power Platform
16 9 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.53%) Kerberos
2 9 (1.92%) Network Security
3 5 (1.07%) AMQP
3 5 (1.07%) Firewall
4 4 (0.85%) DNS
4 4 (0.85%) Internet
4 4 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.64%) RS-232
5 3 (0.64%) RS-485
5 3 (0.64%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.21%) HTTP
6 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.21%) SMTP
6 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (19.02%) PostgreSQL
2 65 (13.89%) Metadata
3 60 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 44 (9.40%) MySQL
5 38 (8.12%) Big Data
6 34 (7.26%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (6.62%) Hadoop
8 30 (6.41%) Oracle Database
8 30 (6.41%) RDBMS
8 30 (6.41%) Redis
9 23 (4.91%) Scylla
10 17 (3.63%) MongoDB
11 16 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
11 16 (3.42%) NoSQL
12 13 (2.78%) BigQuery
12 13 (2.78%) SQL Server
13 10 (2.14%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (2.14%) Flink
13 10 (2.14%) Power BI
14 9 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 173 (36.97%) Git
2 93 (19.87%) Jenkins
3 82 (17.52%) Bitbucket
4 65 (13.89%) Artifactory
5 30 (6.41%) JDeveloper
6 13 (2.78%) GitLab
7 7 (1.50%) Maven
7 7 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.07%) Selenium
9 5 (1.07%) SonarQube
9 5 (1.07%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.85%) Appium
10 4 (0.85%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.85%) JIRA
11 3 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.43%) Bower
12 2 (0.43%) gulp
12 2 (0.43%) JUnit
12 2 (0.43%) Moq
General
1 144 (30.77%) Finance
2 106 (22.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 93 (19.87%) Marketing
3 93 (19.87%) Social Skills
4 86 (18.38%) Law
5 23 (4.91%) Publishing
6 21 (4.49%) Retail
7 16 (3.42%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.99%) Public Sector
9 13 (2.78%) Banking
10 8 (1.71%) Electronics
10 8 (1.71%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.50%) Games
12 5 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.64%) Aviation
13 3 (0.64%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.43%) Legal
15 1 (0.21%) Advertising
15 1 (0.21%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 213 (45.51%) Software Engineer
2 113 (24.15%) Developer
3 108 (23.08%) Senior
4 97 (20.73%) Lead
5 73 (15.60%) Lead Software Engineer
6 57 (12.18%) Senior Software Engineer
7 30 (6.41%) Ruby Engineer
8 28 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 26 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.34%) Senior Developer
11 24 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
11 24 (5.13%) Principal Software Engineer
12 16 (3.42%) Platform Engineer
13 13 (2.78%) Azure Engineer
14 12 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (2.56%) Junior
15 11 (2.35%) PHP Developer
16 10 (2.14%) Architect
16 10 (2.14%) Cloud Platform Engineer
16 10 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (21.37%) Web Services
2 81 (17.31%) Kafka
3 79 (16.88%) JSON
4 78 (16.67%) Node.js
5 76 (16.24%) RESTful
6 73 (15.60%) XML
7 68 (14.53%) LDAP
7 68 (14.53%) OpenID
8 67 (14.32%) React
9 65 (13.89%) JSON-LD
9 65 (13.89%) SAML
10 52 (11.11%) GraphQL
11 48 (10.26%) gRPC
12 39 (8.33%) REST
13 37 (7.91%) RabbitMQ
14 29 (6.20%) CSS
15 28 (5.98%) HTML
16 20 (4.27%) jQuery
17 19 (4.06%) AngularJS
18 18 (3.85%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.53%) Enterprise Cloud
2 67 (14.32%) Management Information System
3 65 (13.89%) Reference Data
4 64 (13.68%) Algorithms
5 39 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 29 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (4.70%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.56%) Blockchain
8 12 (2.56%) Product Ownership
9 11 (2.35%) Cloud Native
9 11 (2.35%) Distributed Systems
9 11 (2.35%) Legacy Systems
9 11 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (2.35%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.07%) Distributed Computing
10 5 (1.07%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.07%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.85%) BBC
11 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.64%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 56 (11.97%) Linux
2 22 (4.70%) Windows
3 6 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.28%) Mac OS
4 4 (0.85%) Android
4 4 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.64%) SUSE
5 3 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.64%) VMS
6 2 (0.43%) Unix
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) Debian
7 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (56.62%) Software Engineering
2 196 (41.88%) Agile
3 172 (36.75%) CI/CD
4 128 (27.35%) DevOps
5 121 (25.85%) Roadmaps
6 110 (23.50%) Test Automation
7 109 (23.29%) Microservices
8 99 (21.15%) SDLC
9 91 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (17.74%) Operational Stability
11 81 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
11 81 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
12 79 (16.88%) Community of Practice
13 72 (15.38%) Data Modelling
13 72 (15.38%) Data Pipeline
14 70 (14.96%) Containerisation
14 70 (14.96%) Infrastructure as Code
15 67 (14.32%) TDD
16 66 (14.10%) Architectural Design
17 65 (13.89%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (47.44%) Python
2 190 (40.60%) Java
3 105 (22.44%) JavaScript
4 84 (17.95%) Bash
5 65 (13.89%) Prolog
5 65 (13.89%) SPARQL
6 62 (13.25%) SQL
7 59 (12.61%) TypeScript
8 53 (11.32%) C#
8 53 (11.32%) Ruby
9 40 (8.55%) Scala
10 37 (7.91%) Kotlin
11 33 (7.05%) C
11 33 (7.05%) Perl
12 31 (6.62%) C++
12 31 (6.62%) PowerShell
13 30 (6.41%) PHP
14 19 (4.06%) Rust
15 7 (1.50%) Groovy
16 5 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (12.39%) Degree
2 30 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (6.20%) Security Cleared
4 24 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.27%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.50%) Azure Certification
7 5 (1.07%) PhD
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) MCP
9 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.40%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.21%) NCSC
2 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 153 (32.69%) Docker
2 69 (14.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.64%) Ceph
3 3 (0.64%) Gluster
3 3 (0.64%) KVM
3 3 (0.64%) oVirt
3 3 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 134 (28.63%) Kubernetes
2 79 (16.88%) Terraform
3 42 (8.97%) Ansible
4 25 (5.34%) Prometheus
5 23 (4.91%) Puppet
6 22 (4.70%) Grafana
7 21 (4.49%) Progress Chef
8 12 (2.56%) Kibana
9 6 (1.28%) Rancher
10 5 (1.07%) Argo
10 5 (1.07%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.64%) Graylog
11 3 (0.64%) Observium
11 3 (0.64%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.43%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.21%) Anchore
13 1 (0.21%) Packer
13 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (12.61%) Google
2 40 (8.55%) Oracle
3 25 (5.34%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.13%) Dell
5 10 (2.14%) Apple
6 8 (1.71%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.71%) New Relic
6 8 (1.71%) SAP
6 8 (1.71%) Splunk
7 7 (1.50%) Teradata
7 7 (1.50%) VMware
8 6 (1.28%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.07%) LogicMonitor
9 5 (1.07%) PagerDuty
10 4 (0.85%) YouTube
11 3 (0.64%) Cadence
11 3 (0.64%) OpenAI
12 2 (0.43%) OpenText
12 2 (0.43%) Pega
12 2 (0.43%) Sitecore