Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 257 315
Rank change year-on-year +8 +58 +28
Permanent jobs citing Go 31 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.94% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 17
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00% -38.46%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

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 3,809 5,019 5,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.63% 51.99% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,190 4,387 4,801
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Go
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Go in Yorkshire

Go
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Go in Yorkshire

Go
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Go in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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
West Yorkshire +11 27 £35,000 -30.00% 8
South Yorkshire -1 4 £55,000 -
Go
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Go.

1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
2 18 (58.06%) BDD
2 18 (58.06%) Docker
3 17 (54.84%) Kubernetes
4 14 (45.16%) Node.js
5 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
5 13 (41.94%) Scala
5 13 (41.94%) React
5 13 (41.94%) Spring Boot
5 13 (41.94%) Spring
5 13 (41.94%) Python
5 13 (41.94%) Dropwizard
6 11 (35.48%) Kotlin
7 10 (32.26%) PHP
7 10 (32.26%) MySQL
8 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (19.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (16.13%) C++
10 5 (16.13%) DevOps
11 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
11 4 (12.90%) Redis
11 4 (12.90%) Google
11 4 (12.90%) Data Science
12 3 (9.68%) Strategic Thinking
12 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (9.68%) Rancher
12 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (9.68%) Prometheus

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 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Cloudflare
3 2 (6.45%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) Redis
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
1 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Junior
3 11 (35.48%) Junior Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Data Scientist
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Research Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Research Scientist
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Node.js
2 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
2 13 (41.94%) Dropwizard
2 13 (41.94%) React
2 13 (41.94%) Spring
2 13 (41.94%) Spring Boot
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Blog
2 1 (3.23%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) BDD
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Data Science
5 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
6 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (9.68%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (6.45%) Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.45%) Deep Learning
7 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Statistics
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) Scala
3 11 (35.48%) Kotlin
4 10 (32.26%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) SQL
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Prometheus
2 3 (9.68%) Rancher
2 3 (9.68%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.23%) New Relic
3 1 (3.23%) PagerDuty