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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 91 83 138
Rank change year-on-year -8 +55 +119
Permanent jobs citing Go 235 172 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.26% 3.27% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.97% 6.33% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 215 165 70
10th Percentile £47,500 - £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +2.13% +46.88%
75th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £67,188
90th Percentile £95,000 - £67,650
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -

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 3,372 2,719 2,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 46.76% 51.68% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,296 2,304 2,222
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
West Yorkshire +11 177 £80,000 +33.33% 10
South Yorkshire -22 51 £57,500 -4.17% 5
North Yorkshire -9 6 - - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 197 (83.83%) Docker
2 175 (74.47%) Kubernetes
3 169 (71.91%) AWS
4 168 (71.49%) DevOps
5 142 (60.43%) Agile
6 120 (51.06%) Python
7 106 (45.11%) Software Engineering
8 89 (37.87%) Java
9 80 (34.04%) Terraform
10 79 (33.62%) JavaScript
10 79 (33.62%) AWS CloudFormation
11 77 (32.77%) Ruby
12 71 (30.21%) React
13 64 (27.23%) AngularJS
13 64 (27.23%) Kotlin
14 60 (25.53%) Azure
15 56 (23.83%) SaaS
16 54 (22.98%) C#
17 52 (22.13%) TDD
17 52 (22.13%) Greenfield Project
18 50 (21.28%) Vue.js
19 49 (20.85%) Scala
20 47 (20.00%) Games
21 43 (18.30%) Finance
21 43 (18.30%) Virtual Team
22 41 (17.45%) Linux
23 39 (16.60%) GCP
23 39 (16.60%) Collaborative Working
24 38 (16.17%) PHP
25 35 (14.89%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (3.40%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.55%) Drupal
3 1 (0.43%) OpenZeppelin
Cloud Services
1 169 (71.91%) AWS
2 79 (33.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 60 (25.53%) Azure
4 56 (23.83%) SaaS
5 39 (16.60%) GCP
6 24 (10.21%) Amazon EKS
6 24 (10.21%) Pulumi
7 22 (9.36%) AWS Fargate
8 21 (8.94%) Serverless
9 18 (7.66%) AWS Lambda
10 13 (5.53%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (5.53%) Amazon S3
10 13 (5.53%) Amazon SQS
10 13 (5.53%) Cloudflare
11 9 (3.83%) Amazon ECS
12 7 (2.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (1.70%) PaaS
14 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) Firewall
1 2 (0.85%) VPN
1 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.23%) Amazon RDS
1 17 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (5.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (5.53%) MySQL
3 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (8.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.70%) JIRA
3 3 (1.28%) Storybook
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (20.00%) Games
2 43 (18.30%) Finance
3 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.55%) Social Skills
5 5 (2.13%) Tech for Good
6 4 (1.70%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (41.70%) Developer
2 65 (27.66%) Software Engineer
3 44 (18.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (11.91%) AWS DevOps
4 28 (11.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 28 (11.91%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (10.21%) JavaScript Engineer
6 22 (9.36%) Senior Developer
7 14 (5.96%) PHP Developer
7 14 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (5.53%) Site Engineer
8 13 (5.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 11 (4.68%) Engineering Manager
10 9 (3.83%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.40%) Python Developer
12 6 (2.55%) Platform Engineer
13 5 (2.13%) Cloud Engineer
14 4 (1.70%) Automation Engineer
14 4 (1.70%) Full Stack Developer
15 3 (1.28%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.21%) React
2 64 (27.23%) AngularJS
3 50 (21.28%) Vue.js
4 17 (7.23%) Node.js
5 16 (6.81%) Kafka
6 15 (6.38%) .NET
7 14 (5.96%) Laravel
7 14 (5.96%) RESTful
8 9 (3.83%) GraphQL
9 5 (2.13%) OAuth
9 5 (2.13%) OpenID
9 5 (2.13%) YAML
10 4 (1.70%) .NET Core
10 4 (1.70%) WebSockets
11 3 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
12 1 (0.43%) HTML
12 1 (0.43%) JSON
12 1 (0.43%) Play Framework
12 1 (0.43%) Smart Contracts
12 1 (0.43%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.13%) Greenfield Project
2 43 (18.30%) Virtual Team
3 24 (10.21%) Enterprise Cloud
4 16 (6.81%) Cloud Native
4 16 (6.81%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (3.40%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.55%) Legacy Applications
7 4 (1.70%) Social Media
8 3 (1.28%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) Infotainment
9 2 (0.85%) Media Streaming
9 2 (0.85%) Sports Betting
10 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.43%) NFT
10 1 (0.43%) Web3
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.45%) Linux
2 3 (1.28%) Unix
3 2 (0.85%) Debian
3 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (71.49%) DevOps
2 142 (60.43%) Agile
3 106 (45.11%) Software Engineering
4 52 (22.13%) TDD
5 39 (16.60%) Collaborative Working
6 35 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (12.77%) Coaching
7 30 (12.77%) Platform Engineering
8 29 (12.34%) Infrastructure as Code
9 28 (11.91%) Configuration Management
10 27 (11.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (10.64%) Unit Testing
12 24 (10.21%) CI/CD
12 24 (10.21%) Deployment Automation
12 24 (10.21%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 24 (10.21%) OOP
12 24 (10.21%) SOLID
12 24 (10.21%) Technology Transformation
13 20 (8.51%) Full Stack Development
14 19 (8.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 120 (51.06%) Python
2 89 (37.87%) Java
3 79 (33.62%) JavaScript
4 77 (32.77%) Ruby
5 64 (27.23%) Kotlin
6 54 (22.98%) C#
7 49 (20.85%) Scala
8 38 (16.17%) PHP
9 30 (12.77%) C++
10 7 (2.98%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.55%) Rust
12 4 (1.70%) Groovy
13 1 (0.43%) Solidity
13 1 (0.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (10.21%) AWS Certification
2 10 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 197 (83.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 175 (74.47%) Kubernetes
2 80 (34.04%) Terraform
3 29 (12.34%) Puppet
4 27 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (5.53%) Grafana
6 10 (4.26%) Ansible
7 5 (2.13%) Consul
8 2 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (10.21%) SaltStack
2 13 (5.53%) New Relic
3 4 (1.70%) Google
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle