Period
to 15 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 247 240
Rank change year-on-year +146 -7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Go 72 55 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.18% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 1.46% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86 50 53
Median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89% -20.83%
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,125 £66,875 £67,400
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,904 3,764 4,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 57.70% 50.11% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,681 2,995 4,255
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +3.66%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Yorkshire

Go
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Go in Yorkshire

Go
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Go in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Go in Yorkshire

Go
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Go within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +114 68 £55,000 +10.00%
Go
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 72 (100.00%) Python
2 71 (98.61%) Node.js
3 66 (91.67%) Java
4 60 (83.33%) DevOps
5 59 (81.94%) Software Engineering
6 49 (68.06%) Open Source
7 47 (65.28%) Scala
8 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (45.83%) Microservices
10 27 (37.50%) Terraform
10 27 (37.50%) AWS
11 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.22%) Serverless
11 16 (22.22%) React
11 16 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (19.44%) Technical Debt
12 14 (19.44%) TDD
12 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
13 12 (16.67%) Docker
14 11 (15.28%) SDLC
15 10 (13.89%) Kubernetes
15 10 (13.89%) Puppet
16 8 (11.11%) Web Services
17 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
17 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
18 6 (8.33%) Ansible
18 6 (8.33%) GCP
18 6 (8.33%) IaaS
18 6 (8.33%) Rackspace
18 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management

Go
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 27 (37.50%) AWS
2 16 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 16 (22.22%) Serverless
3 6 (8.33%) GCP
3 6 (8.33%) IaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.78%) Azure
4 2 (2.78%) Route 53
4 2 (2.78%) SaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) GoCD
3 2 (2.78%) GitLab
General
1 1 (1.39%) Banking
1 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Software Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) AWS Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Principal Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
3 12 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Java Scala Software Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Python Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Scala Software Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering Manager
3 12 (16.67%) Software Manager
4 11 (15.28%) Principal Software Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (9.72%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (9.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Serverless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (98.61%) Node.js
2 16 (22.22%) React
3 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
4 8 (11.11%) Web Services
5 6 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.78%) Kafka
7 1 (1.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
1 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) DevOps
2 59 (81.94%) Software Engineering
3 49 (68.06%) Open Source
4 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.83%) Microservices
6 14 (19.44%) TDD
6 14 (19.44%) Technical Debt
7 11 (15.28%) SDLC
8 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure as Code
11 2 (2.78%) Innovative Thinking
12 1 (1.39%) Complexity Analysis
12 1 (1.39%) Data Engineering
12 1 (1.39%) Deployment Automation
12 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Automation
12 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 1 (1.39%) Problem-Solving
12 1 (1.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 1 (1.39%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Python
2 66 (91.67%) Java
3 47 (65.28%) Scala
4 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.33%) PHP
6 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (37.50%) Terraform
2 10 (13.89%) Kubernetes
2 10 (13.89%) Puppet
3 6 (8.33%) Ansible
3 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.56%) Packer
5 2 (2.78%) Marathon
5 2 (2.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Google
1 6 (8.33%) Rackspace