Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Bitcoin
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 702 805 890
Rank change year-on-year +103 +85 +18
Permanent jobs citing Bitcoin 144 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.051% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.11% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 135 32 10
London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +52.38% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £62,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £61,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -

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 36414 34507 42060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.15% 46.28% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26497 29228 34701
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.19% +2.73%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,040
% change year-on-year - +4.08% +6.76%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 - 27 £70,000 - 5
East London -9 8 £40,000 -52.94% 1
West London - 5 £80,000 - 1
Bitcoin
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Bitcoin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Bitcoin.

1 115 (79.86%) Blockchain
2 93 (64.58%) Cryptocurrency
3 83 (57.64%) Finance
4 80 (55.56%) Java
5 66 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 63 (43.75%) Ethereum
7 53 (36.81%) Fintech
8 44 (30.56%) Node.js
9 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (25.69%) Software Engineering
11 36 (25.00%) TDD
12 35 (24.31%) Spring
12 35 (24.31%) AngularJS
13 25 (17.36%) React
14 24 (16.67%) NoSQL
15 23 (15.97%) HTML
16 22 (15.28%) Python
16 22 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (14.58%) REST
17 21 (14.58%) Digital Currency
18 20 (13.89%) Banking
18 20 (13.89%) Docker
19 19 (13.19%) GitHub
19 19 (13.19%) OOP
19 19 (13.19%) Solidity
20 18 (12.50%) Hyperledger
20 18 (12.50%) Linux
20 18 (12.50%) SQL
21 17 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
22 16 (11.11%) Android

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 63 (43.75%) Ethereum
2 18 (12.50%) Hyperledger
3 4 (2.78%) Confluence
4 2 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.69%) Apache
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.69%) Mongoose
5 1 (0.69%) nginx
5 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (13.19%) GitHub
3 10 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.47%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.47%) Slack
4 5 (3.47%) Trello
5 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) HTTP
2 3 (2.08%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 1 (0.69%) FTP
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (79.86%) Blockchain
2 24 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 16 (11.11%) Redis
4 12 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.64%) MySQL
5 11 (7.64%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.17%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.25%) webpack
3 8 (5.56%) Maven
4 6 (4.17%) Babel
5 5 (3.47%) Mocha
5 5 (3.47%) RSpec
6 4 (2.78%) Gradle
6 4 (2.78%) NUnit
7 3 (2.08%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.39%) gulp
8 2 (1.39%) JIRA
9 1 (0.69%) Grunt
9 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 83 (57.64%) Finance
2 20 (13.89%) Banking
3 13 (9.03%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.17%) Games
4 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.78%) Publishing
6 3 (2.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (68.75%) Developer
2 69 (47.92%) Blockchain Developer
3 46 (31.94%) Java Developer
4 21 (14.58%) Blockchain Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Software Engineer
5 20 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
8 11 (7.64%) Angular Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Java Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (5.56%) C# Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Graduate
12 7 (4.86%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Junior
13 6 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.56%) Node.js
2 35 (24.31%) AngularJS
2 35 (24.31%) Spring
3 25 (17.36%) React
4 23 (15.97%) HTML
5 21 (14.58%) REST
6 16 (11.11%) .NET
6 16 (11.11%) Angular 2
6 16 (11.11%) CSS
6 16 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 12 (8.33%) HTML5
8 11 (7.64%) Web Services
9 10 (6.94%) J2SE
9 10 (6.94%) Redux
10 9 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (5.56%) J2EE
11 8 (5.56%) Smart Contracts
11 8 (5.56%) Spring Boot
12 7 (4.86%) Express
13 5 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (36.81%) Fintech
2 21 (14.58%) Digital Currency
3 11 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.17%) Social Media
5 5 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.08%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (2.08%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.39%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.39%) PKI
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Robotics
9 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.50%) Linux
2 16 (11.11%) Android
2 16 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.47%) VMS
4 2 (1.39%) Unix
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (64.58%) Cryptocurrency
2 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (25.69%) Software Engineering
4 36 (25.00%) TDD
5 19 (13.19%) OOP
6 17 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (11.11%) Machine Learning
8 15 (10.42%) Open Source
9 13 (9.03%) DevOps
9 13 (9.03%) Front End Development
9 13 (9.03%) SDLC
10 12 (8.33%) Functional Programming
10 12 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 11 (7.64%) Microservices
12 10 (6.94%) Concurrent Programming
13 8 (5.56%) Analytics
14 7 (4.86%) Cryptography
14 7 (4.86%) Data Analytics
14 7 (4.86%) Data Visualisation
14 7 (4.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 80 (55.56%) Java
2 66 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.28%) Python
4 19 (13.19%) Solidity
5 18 (12.50%) SQL
6 14 (9.72%) Kotlin
6 14 (9.72%) Ruby
7 12 (8.33%) C#
8 9 (6.25%) C++
9 8 (5.56%) ES6
9 8 (5.56%) Go
10 7 (4.86%) C
10 7 (4.86%) Haskell
11 6 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.17%) F#
12 5 (3.47%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.78%) Erlang
13 4 (2.78%) OCaml
13 4 (2.78%) PHP
14 2 (1.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (3.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) PhD
2 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.69%) PMP
2 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) GCP
System Software
1 20 (13.89%) Docker
2 4 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (9.72%) Kubernetes
2 12 (8.33%) Ansible
3 4 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.69%) Grafana
4 1 (0.69%) Munin
4 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.69%) Puppet
4 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (3.47%) Xamarin
2 1 (0.69%) Citrix
2 1 (0.69%) VMware