Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 138 252
Rank change year-on-year +55 +114 +13
Permanent jobs citing Go 172 71 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.30% 1.49% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 2.80% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 165 67 39
10th Percentile " £42,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £34,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +50.00% -15.79%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile " £69,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,721 2,533 3,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.23% 53.29% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,280 2,248 3,179
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 May 2021.

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 18 May 2021. 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 +30 98 £60,000 - 23
South Yorkshire +32 73 £60,000 +43.71% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 3
Go
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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.

1 160 (93.02%) Python
2 158 (91.86%) DevOps
3 156 (90.70%) Terraform
4 155 (90.12%) Kubernetes
5 154 (89.53%) Docker
6 147 (85.47%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (83.72%) Ruby
8 121 (70.35%) AWS
9 116 (67.44%) Java
10 109 (63.37%) Infrastructure as Code
11 105 (61.05%) JavaScript
11 105 (61.05%) Azure
12 104 (60.47%) Opscode Chef
13 103 (59.88%) AWS CloudFormation
13 103 (59.88%) C#
13 103 (59.88%) Configuration Management
14 98 (56.98%) Puppet
15 97 (56.40%) Problem-Solving
16 96 (55.81%) SaltStack
16 96 (55.81%) Pulumi
17 62 (36.05%) Jenkins
18 61 (35.47%) Ansible
19 58 (33.72%) Linux
20 57 (33.14%) MySQL
21 56 (32.56%) Prometheus
22 54 (31.40%) GCP
22 54 (31.40%) Kotlin
22 54 (31.40%) TDD
23 53 (30.81%) Bash Shell
24 52 (30.23%) Software Engineering

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 6 (3.49%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 121 (70.35%) AWS
2 105 (61.05%) Azure
3 103 (59.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 96 (55.81%) Pulumi
5 54 (31.40%) GCP
6 50 (29.07%) Amazon EKS
7 48 (27.91%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 48 (27.91%) Datadog
8 6 (3.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.16%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.16%) GitHub
9 2 (1.16%) SaaS
10 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.58%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (33.14%) MySQL
2 48 (27.91%) Azure SQL Database
2 48 (27.91%) MariaDB
2 48 (27.91%) MongoDB
2 48 (27.91%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (27.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (36.05%) Jenkins
2 48 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.65%) GitLab
4 6 (3.49%) CircleCI
5 3 (1.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 7 (4.07%) Games
1 7 (4.07%) Social Skills
2 1 (0.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 105 (61.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (29.65%) Software Engineer
3 49 (28.49%) AWS DevOps
3 49 (28.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 49 (28.49%) AWS Engineer
4 48 (27.91%) Azure DevOps
4 48 (27.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 48 (27.91%) Azure Engineer
5 9 (5.23%) Site Engineer
5 9 (5.23%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 5 (2.91%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (2.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (2.33%) Developer
8 2 (1.16%) Data Engineer
8 2 (1.16%) Senior Data Engineer
8 2 (1.16%) Software Developer
9 1 (0.58%) Java Developer
9 1 (0.58%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.49%) AngularJS
1 49 (28.49%) Vue.js
2 13 (7.56%) Node.js
3 6 (3.49%) Apache Flex
3 6 (3.49%) Kafka
4 3 (1.74%) .NET
4 3 (1.74%) Laravel
4 3 (1.74%) REST
5 2 (1.16%) CSS
5 2 (1.16%) CSS3
5 2 (1.16%) GraphQL
5 2 (1.16%) HTML
5 2 (1.16%) HTML5
6 1 (0.58%) React
6 1 (0.58%) Spring
6 1 (0.58%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 48 (27.91%) Enterprise Cloud
1 48 (27.91%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.65%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.72%) Linux
2 5 (2.91%) Windows
3 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (91.86%) DevOps
2 147 (85.47%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (63.37%) Infrastructure as Code
4 103 (59.88%) Configuration Management
5 97 (56.40%) Problem-Solving
6 54 (31.40%) TDD
7 52 (30.23%) Software Engineering
8 50 (29.07%) Deployment Automation
8 50 (29.07%) OOP
9 48 (27.91%) Analytics
9 48 (27.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 48 (27.91%) SOLID
9 48 (27.91%) Unit Testing
9 48 (27.91%) Web Application Development
10 9 (5.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 5 (2.91%) Cost Optimisation
11 5 (2.91%) Logistics
11 5 (2.91%) Service-Level Objective
12 4 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 160 (93.02%) Python
2 144 (83.72%) Ruby
3 116 (67.44%) Java
4 105 (61.05%) JavaScript
5 103 (59.88%) C#
6 54 (31.40%) Kotlin
7 53 (30.81%) Bash Shell
8 51 (29.65%) PHP
8 51 (29.65%) Scala
8 51 (29.65%) SQL
9 48 (27.91%) C++
9 48 (27.91%) Groovy
9 48 (27.91%) PowerShell
9 48 (27.91%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.16%) C
11 1 (0.58%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 48 (27.91%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 154 (89.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 156 (90.70%) Terraform
2 155 (90.12%) Kubernetes
3 104 (60.47%) Opscode Chef
4 98 (56.98%) Puppet
5 61 (35.47%) Ansible
6 56 (32.56%) Prometheus
7 48 (27.91%) Grafana
8 6 (3.49%) Graphite
8 6 (3.49%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.16%) Istio
9 2 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (55.81%) SaltStack
2 48 (27.91%) New Relic
3 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.16%) Dynatrace