Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 221 263
Rank change year-on-year +30 +42 +36
Permanent jobs citing Go 38 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.59% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.20% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 18
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.95% +28.13% -38.46%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,800 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,125 £63,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -38.46%

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 2,642 3,334 3,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.97% 49.47% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,220 2,926 3,355
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 +24 38 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Go
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Docker
3 21 (55.26%) Python
4 19 (50.00%) Java
5 18 (47.37%) TDD
5 18 (47.37%) BDD
6 17 (44.74%) React
7 16 (42.11%) Node.js
8 14 (36.84%) MySQL
8 14 (36.84%) Linux
9 13 (34.21%) Spring
9 13 (34.21%) Scala
9 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
9 13 (34.21%) Spring Boot
9 13 (34.21%) Dropwizard
9 13 (34.21%) Kubernetes
10 11 (28.95%) Google
11 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (23.68%) Prometheus
12 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
12 9 (23.68%) PHP
12 9 (23.68%) Redis
13 8 (21.05%) Kotlin
13 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
14 7 (18.42%) OO
15 6 (15.79%) Terraform
16 5 (13.16%) Rancher
16 5 (13.16%) DevOps
16 5 (13.16%) Microservices

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 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) Redis
3 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.16%) Maven
1 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Junior
3 8 (21.05%) Junior Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Junior Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Python Developer
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Data Scientist
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Games Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (2.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) React
2 16 (42.11%) Node.js
3 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
3 13 (34.21%) Dropwizard
3 13 (34.21%) Spring
3 13 (34.21%) Spring Boot
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 4 (10.53%) GraphQL
5 4 (10.53%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Fintech
3 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) BDD
2 18 (47.37%) TDD
3 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 7 (18.42%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Microservices
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Data Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Science
6 4 (10.53%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Isomorphic JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) Machine Learning
6 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Python
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) Scala
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) PHP
5 8 (21.05%) Kotlin
6 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.16%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Kubernetes
2 9 (23.68%) Prometheus
3 6 (15.79%) Terraform
4 5 (13.16%) Rancher
5 1 (2.63%) linkerd
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Google
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle