Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Bitcoin
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 486 745 857
Rank change year-on-year +259 +112 +49
Permanent jobs citing Bitcoin 367 114 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.53% 0.15% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.31% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 300 107 34
London median annual salary £78,750 £82,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £60,000 £45,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £101,000 £91,750
England median annual salary £80,000 £82,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% +37.50% -7.69%

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 33,860 36,748 38,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.61% 49.54% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26,191 26,912 32,783
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +35 80 £80,000 +6.67% 6
East London -27 4 £40,000 -54.29% 3
Bitcoin
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 327 (89.10%) Blockchain
2 213 (58.04%) Finance
3 201 (54.77%) Ethereum
4 195 (53.13%) Cryptocurrency
5 170 (46.32%) Amazon AWS
6 164 (44.69%) Java
7 139 (37.87%) Linux
8 128 (34.88%) Docker
9 122 (33.24%) SQL
10 119 (32.43%) Test Automation
11 116 (31.61%) Python
12 112 (30.52%) NoSQL
12 112 (30.52%) Node.js
12 112 (30.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 111 (30.25%) Solidity
14 110 (29.97%) C++
15 108 (29.43%) Git (software)
16 107 (29.16%) GitHub
17 106 (28.88%) Smart Contracts
18 100 (27.25%) Kubernetes
18 100 (27.25%) API Design
19 99 (26.98%) ES6
20 97 (26.43%) MySQL
21 95 (25.89%) API Development
22 94 (25.61%) Front End Development
22 94 (25.61%) Redis
23 93 (25.34%) PostgreSQL
23 93 (25.34%) Banking
24 92 (25.07%) JavaScript
25 91 (24.80%) Cloud Computing

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
1 201 (54.77%) Ethereum
2 17 (4.63%) Hyperledger
3 9 (2.45%) Apache
3 9 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.18%) JBoss
5 4 (1.09%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.09%) CMS
6 3 (0.82%) WordPress
7 1 (0.27%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 66 (17.98%) Distributed Ledger
2 48 (13.08%) Ripple
3 1 (0.27%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.27%) Ripple XRP
Cloud Services
1 170 (46.32%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (30.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (29.16%) GitHub
4 91 (24.80%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (15.26%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (15.26%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.54%) Slack
7 2 (0.54%) Trello
8 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.72%) Network Security
2 1 (0.27%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (89.10%) Blockchain
2 112 (30.52%) NoSQL
3 97 (26.43%) MySQL
4 94 (25.61%) Redis
5 93 (25.34%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.36%) Big Data
8 4 (1.09%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 108 (29.43%) Git (software)
2 62 (16.89%) Mocha
3 27 (7.36%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.63%) Maven
5 15 (4.09%) CMake
6 14 (3.81%) Gradle
7 11 (3.00%) RSpec
8 9 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.45%) git-flow
8 9 (2.45%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.36%) JUnit
10 3 (0.82%) JIRA
10 3 (0.82%) NUnit
11 2 (0.54%) Babel
12 1 (0.27%) Mockito
General
1 213 (58.04%) Finance
2 93 (25.34%) Banking
3 88 (23.98%) Telecoms
4 26 (7.08%) Front Office
5 11 (3.00%) Games
6 7 (1.91%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.91%) Retail
7 3 (0.82%) Marketing
8 2 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 247 (67.30%) Developer
2 143 (38.96%) Blockchain Developer
3 75 (20.44%) Senior Developer
4 66 (17.98%) Backend Developer
4 66 (17.98%) Java Developer
5 61 (16.62%) Node.js Developer
6 33 (8.99%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (7.36%) Senior Backend Developer
8 25 (6.81%) Architect
9 23 (6.27%) Software Engineer
10 20 (5.45%) C++ Developer
11 19 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.09%) Python Developer
13 15 (4.09%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.81%) AWS Developer
14 14 (3.81%) Graduate
15 13 (3.54%) Angular Developer
15 13 (3.54%) Senior Python Developer
16 12 (3.27%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (30.52%) Node.js
2 106 (28.88%) Smart Contracts
3 83 (22.62%) Truffle
4 81 (22.07%) web3js
5 62 (16.89%) Chai
5 62 (16.89%) Jest
6 58 (15.80%) Enzyme
7 51 (13.90%) HTML
8 49 (13.35%) CSS
9 45 (12.26%) Web Services
10 40 (10.90%) React
11 33 (8.99%) AngularJS
12 31 (8.45%) J2EE
12 31 (8.45%) J2SE
13 23 (6.27%) FIX Protocol
14 22 (5.99%) REST
15 20 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
15 20 (5.45%) Spring
16 17 (4.63%) RESTful
17 16 (4.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (22.07%) Fintech
2 56 (15.26%) Computer Science
3 36 (9.81%) Litecoin
4 34 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (6.54%) Digital Currency
6 18 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.90%) Virtual Team
7 16 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (4.09%) Equities
8 15 (4.09%) Fixed Income
8 15 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (3.27%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.45%) Derivative
10 9 (2.45%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.91%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.36%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.36%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 139 (37.87%) Linux
2 56 (15.26%) VMS
3 31 (8.45%) Windows
4 12 (3.27%) CentOS
5 6 (1.63%) Unix
6 3 (0.82%) Android
6 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.54%) Debian
7 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (53.13%) Cryptocurrency
2 119 (32.43%) Test Automation
3 100 (27.25%) API Design
4 95 (25.89%) API Development
5 94 (25.61%) Front End Development
6 82 (22.34%) Software Engineering
7 71 (19.35%) Mathematics
8 67 (18.26%) Identity Management
9 65 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (17.71%) Data Security
9 65 (17.71%) KYC
10 53 (14.44%) Cryptography
11 48 (13.08%) TDD
12 42 (11.44%) SDLC
13 33 (8.99%) Multithreading
14 27 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (7.36%) DevOps
15 26 (7.08%) Open Source
16 24 (6.54%) Asset Management
16 24 (6.54%) High-Frequency Trading
Programming Languages
1 164 (44.69%) Java
2 122 (33.24%) SQL
3 116 (31.61%) Python
4 111 (30.25%) Solidity
5 110 (29.97%) C++
6 99 (26.98%) ES6
7 92 (25.07%) JavaScript
8 49 (13.35%) Go
8 49 (13.35%) Scala
9 40 (10.90%) Ruby
10 27 (7.36%) C
11 19 (5.18%) Haskell
12 18 (4.90%) Java 8
12 18 (4.90%) Kotlin
12 18 (4.90%) Rust
13 17 (4.63%) Elixir
14 16 (4.36%) Apple Swift
14 16 (4.36%) Lua
14 16 (4.36%) Objective-C
15 13 (3.54%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 53 (14.44%) Degree
2 37 (10.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (8.17%) PhD
4 26 (7.08%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.82%) ISEB
5 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.09%) PMO
1 4 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 128 (34.88%) Docker
2 79 (21.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 100 (27.25%) Kubernetes
2 63 (17.17%) Docker Swarm
3 14 (3.81%) Ansible
4 7 (1.91%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.54%) Terraform
6 1 (0.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 32 (8.72%) Google
2 8 (2.18%) Atlassian
2 8 (2.18%) Cisco
3 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (0.82%) Cloudera
4 3 (0.82%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.27%) Xamarin