Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Go (Golang)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 115 254
Rank change year-on-year +19 +139 -5
Permanent jobs citing Go 183 79 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.07% 2.10% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 3.70% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 171 78 44
10th Percentile " £42,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +21.05% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,188 £60,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £67,500 £83,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +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 3,053 2,134 3,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.22% 56.71% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,493 1,897 3,121
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -20 110 £60,000 +4.35% 19
South Yorkshire - 72 £60,000 - 7
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Go
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 166 (90.71%) Terraform
2 165 (90.16%) Python
3 164 (89.62%) DevOps
4 159 (86.89%) Docker
5 156 (85.25%) Kubernetes
6 144 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (77.05%) Ruby
8 110 (60.11%) AWS
9 105 (57.38%) Infrastructure as Code
10 104 (56.83%) Java
11 100 (54.64%) Puppet
12 99 (54.10%) JavaScript
12 99 (54.10%) C#
12 99 (54.10%) Azure
13 97 (53.01%) AWS CloudFormation
14 95 (51.91%) Problem-Solving
15 94 (51.37%) Opscode Chef
15 94 (51.37%) Configuration Management
16 92 (50.27%) SaltStack
16 92 (50.27%) Pulumi
17 59 (32.24%) Bash Shell
18 58 (31.69%) GCP
19 57 (31.15%) Jenkins
20 55 (30.05%) TDD
21 54 (29.51%) Ansible
22 53 (28.96%) PHP
22 53 (28.96%) Prometheus
23 51 (27.87%) SQL
24 50 (27.32%) Linux
24 50 (27.32%) 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 2 (1.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 110 (60.11%) AWS
2 99 (54.10%) Azure
3 97 (53.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 92 (50.27%) Pulumi
5 58 (31.69%) GCP
6 48 (26.23%) Amazon EKS
7 46 (25.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 46 (25.14%) Datadog
8 4 (2.19%) GitHub
9 3 (1.64%) SaaS
9 3 (1.64%) Serverless
10 2 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.55%) Cloudflare
11 1 (0.55%) IaaS
11 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.01%) Broadband
2 3 (1.64%) HTTP
3 2 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.68%) MySQL
2 46 (25.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 46 (25.14%) MariaDB
2 46 (25.14%) MongoDB
2 46 (25.14%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (25.14%) Redis
3 5 (2.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (31.15%) Jenkins
2 46 (25.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.01%) GitLab
4 7 (3.83%) CircleCI
5 4 (2.19%) JIRA
General
1 22 (12.02%) Games
2 11 (6.01%) Finance
3 5 (2.73%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (1.09%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 105 (57.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (26.23%) Software Engineer
3 47 (25.68%) AWS DevOps
3 47 (25.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 47 (25.68%) AWS Engineer
4 46 (25.14%) Azure DevOps
4 46 (25.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 46 (25.14%) Azure Engineer
5 12 (6.56%) Developer
6 8 (4.37%) Senior DevOps
6 8 (4.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (2.73%) Administrator
7 5 (2.73%) DBA
7 5 (2.73%) Development Manager
8 2 (1.09%) Data Engineer
8 2 (1.09%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (1.09%) Senior Data Engineer
9 1 (0.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (0.55%) Test Engineer
9 1 (0.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.68%) AngularJS
2 46 (25.14%) React
2 46 (25.14%) Vue.js
3 8 (4.37%) Node.js
4 2 (1.09%) .NET
4 2 (1.09%) HTML
4 2 (1.09%) JDBC
4 2 (1.09%) LDAP
4 2 (1.09%) REST
5 1 (0.55%) Laravel
5 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.14%) Enterprise Cloud
1 46 (25.14%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.01%) Social Media
2 11 (6.01%) Virtual Team
3 8 (4.37%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.09%) PKI
6 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.32%) Linux
2 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.09%) Unix
2 2 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (89.62%) DevOps
2 144 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (57.38%) Infrastructure as Code
4 95 (51.91%) Problem-Solving
5 94 (51.37%) Configuration Management
6 55 (30.05%) TDD
7 50 (27.32%) Software Engineering
8 48 (26.23%) Deployment Automation
8 48 (26.23%) OOP
9 47 (25.68%) SOLID
10 46 (25.14%) Analytics
10 46 (25.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 46 (25.14%) Unit Testing
10 46 (25.14%) Web Application Development
11 11 (6.01%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 7 (3.83%) Scrum
13 5 (2.73%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (2.73%) Data Analysis
13 5 (2.73%) Demand Forecasting
13 5 (2.73%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 165 (90.16%) Python
2 141 (77.05%) Ruby
3 104 (56.83%) Java
4 99 (54.10%) C#
4 99 (54.10%) JavaScript
5 59 (32.24%) Bash Shell
6 53 (28.96%) PHP
7 51 (27.87%) SQL
8 48 (26.23%) PowerShell
8 48 (26.23%) Scala
9 46 (25.14%) C++
9 46 (25.14%) Groovy
9 46 (25.14%) Kotlin
9 46 (25.14%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.09%) C
11 1 (0.55%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 46 (25.14%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 159 (86.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 166 (90.71%) Terraform
2 156 (85.25%) Kubernetes
3 100 (54.64%) Puppet
4 94 (51.37%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (29.51%) Ansible
6 53 (28.96%) Prometheus
7 46 (25.14%) Grafana
8 7 (3.83%) Nagios
9 5 (2.73%) Icinga
10 2 (1.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 2 (1.09%) Istio
10 2 (1.09%) Packer
10 2 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 92 (50.27%) SaltStack
2 46 (25.14%) New Relic
3 2 (1.09%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.09%) Dynatrace
3 2 (1.09%) IBM
3 2 (1.09%) Okta
4 1 (0.55%) Ariba
4 1 (0.55%) DocuSign
4 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.55%) SAP