Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Currency (Digital/Electronic Money)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1058 1119 1164
Rank change year-on-year +61 +45 +118
Permanent jobs citing Digital Currency 46 65 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.039% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.094% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 43
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -25.00% +55.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £98,375 £87,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -25.00% +55.56%

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 61,789 69,092 69,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.04% 41.39% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47,834 52,533 57,479
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,436 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +34 35 £55,000 - 2
South East +1 11 £95,000 +80.95%
Digital Currency
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 39 (84.78%) Software Engineering
2 34 (73.91%) Blockchain
3 31 (67.39%) Java
3 31 (67.39%) Finance
4 30 (65.22%) SDLC
5 27 (58.70%) Cryptocurrency
6 26 (56.52%) Ethereum
7 25 (54.35%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (54.35%) Thought Leadership
7 25 (54.35%) J2EE
7 25 (54.35%) Web Services
7 25 (54.35%) OOP
7 25 (54.35%) J2SE
7 25 (54.35%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (41.30%) Degree
9 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
10 11 (23.91%) Smart Contracts
10 11 (23.91%) Bitcoin
10 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
10 11 (23.91%) C++
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.74%) Financial Institution
11 10 (21.74%) High Availability
12 9 (19.57%) Go
13 8 (17.39%) Fintech
13 8 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (17.39%) Ripple
14 7 (15.22%) Solidity
14 7 (15.22%) Python
15 6 (13.04%) C

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 26 (56.52%) Ethereum
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Ripple
2 1 (2.17%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 25 (54.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) Blockchain
2 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
1 21 (45.65%) Java Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Blockchain Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Blockchain Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Development Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Software Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Blockchain Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Graduate
5 3 (6.52%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) ICT Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) J2EE
1 25 (54.35%) J2SE
1 25 (54.35%) Web Services
2 11 (23.91%) Smart Contracts
3 5 (10.87%) Kafka
4 4 (8.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (54.35%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (23.91%) Bitcoin
2 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
3 8 (17.39%) Fintech
4 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
5 5 (10.87%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (8.70%) Algorithms
6 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
7 3 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (2.17%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Software Engineering
2 30 (65.22%) SDLC
3 27 (58.70%) Cryptocurrency
4 25 (54.35%) OOP
4 25 (54.35%) Thought Leadership
5 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
6 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) High Availability
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) IT Strategy
8 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.87%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) Open Source
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) Secure Coding
8 5 (10.87%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.70%) Cryptography
10 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
2 11 (23.91%) C++
3 9 (19.57%) Go
4 7 (15.22%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) Solidity
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 5 (10.87%) Erlang
7 3 (6.52%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.70%) PhD
4 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) NetBase