Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 215 252
Rank change year-on-year +28 +37 +39
Permanent jobs citing Go 26 39 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 1.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 6
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -13.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,750 £39,182
90th Percentile £55,000 £80,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -20.83% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,397 3,455 3,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.46% 51.54% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,088 3,078 3,254
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,300 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Go as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Go in West Yorkshire

Go
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Go in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Go in West Yorkshire

Go
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Go in West Yorkshire

Go
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Leeds +26 19 £45,000 -5.26%
Bradford - 5 £35,000 -
Go
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 16 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 14 (53.85%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Docker
5 10 (38.46%) Node.js
6 8 (30.77%) Scala
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
6 8 (30.77%) React
7 7 (26.92%) GitLab
7 7 (26.92%) Spring Boot
7 7 (26.92%) Kotlin
7 7 (26.92%) DevOps
7 7 (26.92%) Ansible
7 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 7 (26.92%) Dropwizard
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 7 (26.92%) Spring
8 6 (23.08%) Puppet
8 6 (23.08%) PHP
8 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 5 (19.23%) Deep Learning
9 5 (19.23%) TensorFlow
9 5 (19.23%) Terraform
9 5 (19.23%) Data Science
9 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
9 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Redis
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) GitLab
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Junior
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Junior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Junior Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Data Scientist
5 3 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Research Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Node.js
2 8 (30.77%) React
3 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
3 7 (26.92%) Dropwizard
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
3 7 (26.92%) Spring Boot
4 5 (19.23%) TensorFlow
5 3 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) Doctrine
6 2 (7.69%) GraphQL
6 2 (7.69%) Laravel
6 2 (7.69%) LESS
6 2 (7.69%) Memcached
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) Sass
6 2 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) BDD
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Data Science
4 5 (19.23%) Deep Learning
4 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
4 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Statistics
5 4 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (11.54%) E-Procurement
6 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Microservices
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Scala
3 7 (26.92%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Kotlin
4 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) RHCE
1 3 (11.54%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) GIAC
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 7 (26.92%) Ansible
3 6 (23.08%) Puppet
4 5 (19.23%) Terraform
5 3 (11.54%) Consul
5 3 (11.54%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (11.54%) Grafana
5 3 (11.54%) Nagios
5 3 (11.54%) Opsview
5 3 (11.54%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat