Go Jobs with Work from Home Options

Go (Golang)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 240 122 91
Rank change year-on-year -118 -31 +20
Permanent jobs citing Go 373 1,277 2,157
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.27% 2.70% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 5.43% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 194 626 1,481
10th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £48,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £61,180 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.81% - +14.29%
75th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £100,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £115,000 £112,500
UK median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +18.52%

All Programming Languages
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,107 23,533 33,500
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 44.51% 49.80% 57.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10,929 17,477 23,065
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £79,250 £85,000 £79,600
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Go as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Go trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Go.

Go salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Go over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Go salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 39 (10.46%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.14%) Confluence
4 7 (1.88%) nginx
5 3 (0.80%) Apache
6 2 (0.54%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Luigi
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 175 (46.92%) AWS
2 141 (37.80%) GCP
3 129 (34.58%) Serverless
4 126 (33.78%) Azure
5 47 (12.60%) SaaS
6 45 (12.06%) GitHub
7 36 (9.65%) Azure DevOps
8 25 (6.70%) Amazon S3
9 24 (6.43%) GitHub Actions
10 23 (6.17%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (6.17%) IaaS
11 21 (5.63%) Google Docs
11 21 (5.63%) Lucidchart
11 21 (5.63%) Miro
11 21 (5.63%) Slack
12 17 (4.56%) Azure Monitor
13 16 (4.29%) PaaS
14 13 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (3.22%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (2.68%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.14%) Firewall
2 7 (1.88%) HTTP
3 6 (1.61%) DNS
3 6 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (1.61%) Network Security
3 6 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.34%) Internet
5 4 (1.07%) SMTP
6 1 (0.27%) Anycast
6 1 (0.27%) BGP
6 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (34.05%) Relational Database
2 88 (23.59%) RDBMS
3 87 (23.32%) Oracle Database
4 49 (13.14%) Big Data
5 38 (10.19%) Redis
6 36 (9.65%) Hadoop
7 34 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (7.24%) MySQL
9 26 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (5.63%) Scylla
11 19 (5.09%) BigQuery
12 17 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (4.02%) Flink
14 14 (3.75%) MongoDB
15 13 (3.49%) Data Lake
15 13 (3.49%) SQL Server
16 12 (3.22%) NoSQL
17 9 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
18 7 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
18 7 (1.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 132 (35.39%) Git
2 38 (10.19%) Jenkins
3 36 (9.65%) JDeveloper
4 18 (4.83%) GitLab
5 11 (2.95%) Maven
5 11 (2.95%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (2.68%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.41%) JIRA
7 9 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.34%) Selenium
9 5 (1.34%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.07%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.07%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.80%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.54%) JUnit
12 2 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.27%) Gradle
General
1 93 (24.93%) Social Skills
2 76 (20.38%) Finance
3 51 (13.67%) Police
4 46 (12.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 25 (6.70%) Banking
6 24 (6.43%) Public Sector
7 15 (4.02%) Games
8 13 (3.49%) French Language
8 13 (3.49%) Marketing
8 13 (3.49%) Retail
9 8 (2.14%) Law
10 6 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.07%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.54%) Legal
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 160 (42.90%) Software Engineer
2 87 (23.32%) Ruby Engineer
3 75 (20.11%) Developer
4 74 (19.84%) Senior
5 40 (10.72%) DevOps Engineer
5 40 (10.72%) Lead
6 32 (8.58%) Principal Engineer
7 27 (7.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 27 (7.24%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.97%) Principal Software Engineer
9 21 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (4.83%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (4.83%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 15 (4.02%) Azure Engineer
12 14 (3.75%) Software Developer
13 11 (2.95%) Cloud Platform Engineer
13 11 (2.95%) Data Engineer
13 11 (2.95%) Platform Engineer
14 10 (2.68%) Junior
15 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (42.09%) Node.js
2 113 (30.29%) React
3 54 (14.48%) Kafka
4 44 (11.80%) .NET
5 26 (6.97%) CSS
5 26 (6.97%) GraphQL
5 26 (6.97%) HTML
5 26 (6.97%) RESTful
6 24 (6.43%) Web Services
7 18 (4.83%) JSON
8 11 (2.95%) Apache Beam
8 11 (2.95%) REST
9 10 (2.68%) OAuth
9 10 (2.68%) YAML
10 9 (2.41%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (2.41%) Vue
11 8 (2.14%) ARM Templates
12 7 (1.88%) OpenAPI
12 7 (1.88%) Swagger
12 7 (1.88%) VuePress
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.26%) Data Structures
2 39 (10.46%) Algorithms
3 30 (8.04%) Linux Command Line
4 26 (6.97%) Cyberattack
5 25 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (5.36%) Onboarding
8 18 (4.83%) Distributed Systems
9 17 (4.56%) Cloud Native
10 14 (3.75%) Product Ownership
11 12 (3.22%) Blog
11 12 (3.22%) Public Cloud
12 10 (2.68%) Blockchain
12 10 (2.68%) Virtual Team
13 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
14 8 (2.14%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.88%) Legacy Systems
15 7 (1.88%) Private Cloud
16 5 (1.34%) Data Centre
17 4 (1.07%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.69%) Linux
2 19 (5.09%) Windows
3 9 (2.41%) VMS
4 7 (1.88%) Android
4 7 (1.88%) Unix
5 6 (1.61%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.07%) CentOS
8 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (61.13%) Software Engineering
2 183 (49.06%) DevOps
3 159 (42.63%) Problem-Solving
4 154 (41.29%) Microservices
5 147 (39.41%) Continuous Integration
6 119 (31.90%) Open Source
7 116 (31.10%) Code Quality
8 111 (29.76%) Containerisation
9 104 (27.88%) Design Patterns
10 100 (26.81%) CI/CD
11 90 (24.13%) Unit Testing
12 87 (23.32%) Actionable Insight
12 87 (23.32%) Agile
12 87 (23.32%) Clean Code
13 54 (14.48%) Mentoring
14 52 (13.94%) User Experience
15 45 (12.06%) Machine Learning
16 44 (11.80%) Configuration Management
17 41 (10.99%) TDD
18 40 (10.72%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 283 (75.87%) Python
2 247 (66.22%) Java
3 200 (53.62%) JavaScript
4 157 (42.09%) Bash
5 122 (32.71%) Ruby
6 87 (23.32%) Perl
7 53 (14.21%) C#
8 51 (13.67%) Rust
9 46 (12.33%) Scala
10 41 (10.99%) TypeScript
11 38 (10.19%) PowerShell
12 31 (8.31%) SQL
13 24 (6.43%) PHP
14 13 (3.49%) C
14 13 (3.49%) C++
14 13 (3.49%) Kotlin
15 12 (3.22%) Groovy
16 5 (1.34%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.07%) Lua
18 2 (0.54%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 118 (31.64%) Security Cleared
2 79 (21.18%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 26 (6.97%) Degree
5 24 (6.43%) AWS Certification
5 24 (6.43%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
5 24 (6.43%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 24 (6.43%) DV Cleared
6 23 (6.17%) AWS Certified Developer
7 8 (2.14%) Azure Certification
8 7 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.88%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.54%) PhD
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (29.22%) QA
2 19 (5.09%) Accessibility
3 6 (1.61%) NCSC
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 100 (26.81%) Docker
2 11 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.80%) Ceph
3 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.27%) LXC
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 123 (32.98%) Kubernetes
2 67 (17.96%) Terraform
3 31 (8.31%) Ansible
4 28 (7.51%) Progress Chef
4 28 (7.51%) Puppet
5 21 (5.63%) Prometheus
6 20 (5.36%) Grafana
7 6 (1.61%) Argo
7 6 (1.61%) Rancher
8 5 (1.34%) Kibana
9 4 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.80%) Istio
11 2 (0.54%) Cacti
11 2 (0.54%) Kustomize
12 1 (0.27%) Consul
12 1 (0.27%) Icinga
12 1 (0.27%) Podman
12 1 (0.27%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.27%) Salt
12 1 (0.27%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 99 (26.54%) Oracle
2 44 (11.80%) Google
3 22 (5.90%) Dell
4 13 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.95%) Teradata
6 10 (2.68%) Splunk
6 10 (2.68%) VMware
7 9 (2.41%) New Relic
8 8 (2.14%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.07%) YouTube
10 3 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe
11 1 (0.27%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco
11 1 (0.27%) Databricks
11 1 (0.27%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.27%) LogicMonitor
11 1 (0.27%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.27%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.27%) Sybase