Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Bitcoin in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bitcoin over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Bitcoin
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 581 767 845
Rank change year-on-year +186 +78 +62
Permanent jobs citing Bitcoin 231 59 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.084% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 197 49 37
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £62,500 £44,300
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £137,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -33.33%

Bitcoin 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,339 32,102 40,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.45% 45.83% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26,355 26,950 33,537
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.69% +0.73%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Bitcoin
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Bitcoin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Bitcoin in London

Bitcoin
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Bitcoin in London

Bitcoin
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bitcoin in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Bitcoin in London

Bitcoin
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bitcoin within the London region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Central London +22 53 £70,000 -6.67% 14
East London -20 12 £40,000 -52.94% 5
West London - 5 £80,000 - 1
Bitcoin
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Bitcoin 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 London region with a requirement for Bitcoin.

1 185 (80.09%) Blockchain
2 144 (62.34%) Finance
3 137 (59.31%) Cryptocurrency
4 107 (46.32%) Java
5 105 (45.45%) Ethereum
6 99 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 66 (28.57%) Node.js
8 58 (25.11%) Software Engineering
9 57 (24.68%) AngularJS
10 55 (23.81%) Fintech
11 52 (22.51%) Solidity
11 52 (22.51%) Banking
12 51 (22.08%) HTML
12 51 (22.08%) React
13 49 (21.21%) Linux
14 48 (20.78%) SQL
15 47 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (19.91%) NoSQL
16 46 (19.91%) TDD
17 44 (19.05%) Docker
18 43 (18.61%) Distributed Ledger
19 42 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (18.18%) Spring
19 42 (18.18%) GitHub
20 38 (16.45%) Redis
21 37 (16.02%) Git (software)
21 37 (16.02%) Python
22 36 (15.58%) Front End Development
23 35 (15.15%) CSS
24 33 (14.29%) MySQL

Bitcoin
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 105 (45.45%) Ethereum
2 27 (11.69%) Hyperledger
3 8 (3.46%) Apache
4 7 (3.03%) nginx
5 6 (2.60%) Confluence
6 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) Gunicorn
7 1 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Jetty
7 1 (0.43%) Mongoose
7 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (18.61%) Distributed Ledger
2 25 (10.82%) Ripple
3 10 (4.33%) Ripple XRP
4 3 (1.30%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (18.18%) GitHub
3 32 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (13.42%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (8.23%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (8.23%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.46%) Slack
7 7 (3.03%) Trello
8 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.63%) Internet
2 5 (2.16%) HTTP
3 4 (1.73%) IPFS
4 2 (0.87%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (80.09%) Blockchain
2 46 (19.91%) NoSQL
3 38 (16.45%) Redis
4 33 (14.29%) MySQL
5 29 (12.55%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.46%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.73%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.30%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.43%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 37 (16.02%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.23%) Mocha
3 17 (7.36%) Maven
4 11 (4.76%) RSpec
5 10 (4.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.46%) Babel
6 8 (3.46%) Gradle
7 5 (2.16%) webpack
8 4 (1.73%) git-flow
8 4 (1.73%) JIRA
9 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.87%) NUnit
10 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.43%) CMake
10 1 (0.43%) Grunt
10 1 (0.43%) gulp
10 1 (0.43%) JUnit
10 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
General
1 144 (62.34%) Finance
2 52 (22.51%) Banking
3 26 (11.26%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.36%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.60%) Retail
6 5 (2.16%) Games
6 5 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.30%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 158 (68.40%) Developer
2 106 (45.89%) Blockchain Developer
3 69 (29.87%) Java Developer
4 42 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 39 (16.88%) Software Engineer
6 30 (12.99%) Full Stack Developer
7 28 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (10.82%) Angular Developer
8 25 (10.82%) Blockchain Engineer
9 18 (7.79%) Node.js Developer
10 16 (6.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Ruby Developer
11 13 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (4.33%) Graduate
12 10 (4.33%) Junior
12 10 (4.33%) Junior Developer
13 9 (3.90%) Java Engineer
13 9 (3.90%) Junior JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
14 7 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (28.57%) Node.js
2 57 (24.68%) AngularJS
3 51 (22.08%) HTML
3 51 (22.08%) React
4 42 (18.18%) Spring
5 35 (15.15%) CSS
6 32 (13.85%) Smart Contracts
7 28 (12.12%) web3js
8 24 (10.39%) REST
9 23 (9.96%) Hibernate
10 21 (9.09%) Truffle
11 20 (8.66%) HTML5
12 19 (8.23%) Angular 2
12 19 (8.23%) Chai
12 19 (8.23%) Enzyme
12 19 (8.23%) Jest
13 17 (7.36%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (6.06%) Web Services
15 12 (5.19%) J2SE
15 12 (5.19%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.81%) Fintech
2 17 (7.36%) Digital Currency
2 17 (7.36%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.49%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.63%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.90%) Social Media
7 8 (3.46%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.60%) Dash
9 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.73%) User Experience
10 4 (1.73%) Video\Live Streaming
11 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.87%) PKI
12 1 (0.43%) Derivative
12 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.43%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.21%) Linux
2 21 (9.09%) Android
2 21 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 19 (8.23%) VMS
4 3 (1.30%) Windows
5 2 (0.87%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (59.31%) Cryptocurrency
2 58 (25.11%) Software Engineering
3 46 (19.91%) TDD
4 42 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (15.58%) Front End Development
6 28 (12.12%) API Development
7 27 (11.69%) SDLC
8 26 (11.26%) DevOps
9 25 (10.82%) KYC
10 24 (10.39%) Test Automation
11 22 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (9.09%) API Design
12 21 (9.09%) OOP
13 20 (8.66%) Data Security
13 20 (8.66%) Identity Management
14 16 (6.93%) Machine Learning
14 16 (6.93%) Microservices
15 14 (6.06%) Analytics
16 13 (5.63%) BDD
16 13 (5.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 107 (46.32%) Java
2 99 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 52 (22.51%) Solidity
4 48 (20.78%) SQL
5 37 (16.02%) Python
6 31 (13.42%) ES6
7 29 (12.55%) Ruby
8 22 (9.52%) Kotlin
9 19 (8.23%) C++
10 15 (6.49%) Go
11 10 (4.33%) Bash Shell
11 10 (4.33%) CoffeeScript
12 9 (3.90%) ES7
12 9 (3.90%) TypeScript
13 8 (3.46%) Groovy
14 7 (3.03%) Elixir
14 7 (3.03%) Rust
15 4 (1.73%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.73%) C#
15 4 (1.73%) F#
Qualifications
1 16 (6.93%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.87%) PhD
4 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.43%) PMP
4 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 44 (19.05%) Docker
2 19 (8.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (13.85%) Kubernetes
2 19 (8.23%) Docker Swarm
3 14 (6.06%) Ansible
4 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (3.46%) Xamarin
2 5 (2.16%) LexisNexis
3 3 (1.30%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco
4 1 (0.43%) Google