Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Currency in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Currency over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Currency (Digital/Electronic Money)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1055 1005 1195
Rank change year-on-year -50 +190 +107
Permanent jobs citing Digital Currency 77 150 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.091% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.20% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 63 86 22
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +160.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £53,375
90th Percentile £90,000 £96,250 £87,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +160.00%

Digital Currency is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,756 74,227 77,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.99% 44.80% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53,508 56,096 64,326
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Digital Currency
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Digital Currency as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Currency in England

Digital Currency
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Currency in England.

Salary trend for Digital Currency in England

Digital Currency
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Currency in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Currency in England

Digital Currency
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Currency within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
London -13 65 £60,000 -27.27% 6
South East -15 12 £82,500 +57.14%
Digital Currency
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Digital Currency 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 England region with a requirement for Digital Currency.

1 61 (79.22%) Software Engineering
2 58 (75.32%) Blockchain
3 47 (61.04%) Finance
4 41 (53.25%) Java
5 39 (50.65%) Cryptocurrency
5 39 (50.65%) SDLC
6 38 (49.35%) Degree
7 36 (46.75%) Web Services
8 35 (45.45%) Ethereum
9 34 (44.16%) Greenfield Project
9 34 (44.16%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (44.16%) OOP
9 34 (44.16%) J2EE
9 34 (44.16%) J2SE
10 32 (41.56%) Computer Science
11 23 (29.87%) Smart Contracts
12 22 (28.57%) Bitcoin
12 22 (28.57%) C++
13 20 (25.97%) Fintech
14 19 (24.68%) Python
15 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (22.08%) C
17 16 (20.78%) PhD
17 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
18 15 (19.48%) Ripple
19 14 (18.18%) Data Structures
19 14 (18.18%) Algorithms
19 14 (18.18%) Node.js
20 13 (16.88%) Financial Institution
21 11 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence

Digital Currency
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 35 (45.45%) Ethereum
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Ripple
2 1 (1.30%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 34 (44.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (75.32%) Blockchain
2 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 47 (61.04%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 27 (35.06%) Developer
3 24 (31.17%) Java Developer
4 16 (20.78%) Blockchain Developer
5 15 (19.48%) Graduate
6 8 (10.39%) Blockchain Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Blockchain Software Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Graduate Java Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Development Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Software Development Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Software Manager
10 4 (5.19%) Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Integration Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Product Manager
11 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Architect
11 3 (3.90%) Security Architect
11 3 (3.90%) Software Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) Web Services
2 34 (44.16%) J2EE
2 34 (44.16%) J2SE
3 23 (29.87%) Smart Contracts
4 14 (18.18%) Node.js
5 5 (6.49%) Kafka
6 3 (3.90%) .NET
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.16%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (41.56%) Computer Science
3 22 (28.57%) Bitcoin
4 20 (25.97%) Fintech
5 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
6 14 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 14 (18.18%) Data Structures
7 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (7.79%) Machine to Machine
7 6 (7.79%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
8 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (3.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
11 1 (1.30%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
1 5 (6.49%) Unix
2 2 (2.60%) Android
2 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) Software Engineering
2 39 (50.65%) Cryptocurrency
2 39 (50.65%) SDLC
3 34 (44.16%) OOP
4 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 10 (12.99%) High Availability
7 9 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.79%) Time Management
9 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.49%) IT Strategy
9 5 (6.49%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.49%) OO
9 5 (6.49%) Project Management
9 5 (6.49%) Secure Coding
9 5 (6.49%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) Java
2 22 (28.57%) C++
3 19 (24.68%) Python
4 17 (22.08%) C
5 9 (11.69%) Solidity
6 8 (10.39%) Go
7 5 (6.49%) C#
7 5 (6.49%) Erlang
8 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.60%) F#
8 2 (2.60%) Haskell
8 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.60%) SQL
9 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (49.35%) Degree
2 16 (20.78%) PhD
3 10 (12.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) IBM
2 1 (1.30%) Google
2 1 (1.30%) NetBase