Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Bitcoin
England > London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 496 704 831
Rank change year-on-year +208 +127 +38
Permanent jobs citing Bitcoin 348 105 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 277 97 51
London median annual salary £75,000 £82,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £62,500 £45,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £82,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -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 33,798 32,169 39,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.33% 47.13% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26,438 26,155 33,480
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +0.91%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +56 85 £70,000 -6.67% 9
East London -17 7 £40,000 -54.29% 1
West London - 1 £80,000 - 4
Bitcoin
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 295 (84.77%) Blockchain
2 212 (60.92%) Finance
3 189 (54.31%) Cryptocurrency
4 168 (48.28%) Ethereum
5 135 (38.79%) Java
6 121 (34.77%) Linux
7 114 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
8 112 (32.18%) SQL
9 108 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 101 (29.02%) Node.js
10 101 (29.02%) Solidity
11 95 (27.30%) Docker
12 94 (27.01%) NoSQL
13 93 (26.72%) GitHub
14 89 (25.57%) Microsoft Azure
14 89 (25.57%) Banking
15 88 (25.29%) Git (software)
16 85 (24.43%) Test Automation
17 84 (24.14%) Smart Contracts
18 81 (23.28%) Redis
19 77 (22.13%) Cloud Computing
19 77 (22.13%) MySQL
19 77 (22.13%) ES6
20 76 (21.84%) Distributed Ledger
21 74 (21.26%) C++
22 73 (20.98%) Telecoms
22 73 (20.98%) PostgreSQL
23 71 (20.40%) Kubernetes
24 70 (20.11%) Software Engineering
24 70 (20.11%) Python

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
1 168 (48.28%) Ethereum
2 30 (8.62%) Hyperledger
3 14 (4.02%) Apache
4 8 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.01%) JBoss
5 7 (2.01%) nginx
6 4 (1.15%) Confluence
7 3 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 76 (21.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 36 (10.34%) Ripple
3 4 (1.15%) Ripple XRP
4 1 (0.29%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 114 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (26.72%) GitHub
3 89 (25.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 77 (22.13%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
5 47 (13.51%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.01%) Office 365
7 5 (1.44%) Slack
8 4 (1.15%) Trello
9 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.74%) Internet
2 7 (2.01%) Network Security
3 2 (0.57%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (84.77%) Blockchain
2 94 (27.01%) NoSQL
3 81 (23.28%) Redis
4 77 (22.13%) MySQL
5 73 (20.98%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.15%) Big Data
7 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.57%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.57%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.29%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 88 (25.29%) Git (software)
2 51 (14.66%) Mocha
3 25 (7.18%) Maven
4 23 (6.61%) Jenkins
5 17 (4.89%) RSpec
6 16 (4.60%) Gradle
7 13 (3.74%) git-flow
8 7 (2.01%) CMake
9 4 (1.15%) Babel
9 4 (1.15%) JIRA
9 4 (1.15%) JUnit
9 4 (1.15%) NUnit
10 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 212 (60.92%) Finance
2 89 (25.57%) Banking
3 73 (20.98%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.89%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.74%) Games
5 13 (3.74%) Retail
6 5 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.86%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 224 (64.37%) Developer
2 131 (37.64%) Blockchain Developer
3 70 (20.11%) Java Developer
4 68 (19.54%) Senior Developer
5 58 (16.67%) Backend Developer
6 48 (13.79%) Node.js Developer
7 41 (11.78%) Software Engineer
8 36 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
9 27 (7.76%) Senior Backend Developer
10 24 (6.90%) Angular Developer
10 24 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
10 24 (6.90%) Ruby Developer
11 20 (5.75%) Architect
12 17 (4.89%) Graduate
12 17 (4.89%) Senior Ruby Developer
13 14 (4.02%) Blockchain Engineer
13 14 (4.02%) C++ Developer
13 14 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.74%) Graduate Developer
14 13 (3.74%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (29.02%) Node.js
2 84 (24.14%) Smart Contracts
3 68 (19.54%) HTML
4 67 (19.25%) web3js
5 60 (17.24%) Truffle
6 54 (15.52%) CSS
7 51 (14.66%) AngularJS
7 51 (14.66%) Chai
7 51 (14.66%) Jest
8 48 (13.79%) React
9 47 (13.51%) Enzyme
10 34 (9.77%) Spring
11 28 (8.05%) Ruby on Rails
12 26 (7.47%) REST
13 19 (5.46%) Hibernate
13 19 (5.46%) Web Services
14 17 (4.89%) J2EE
14 17 (4.89%) J2SE
14 17 (4.89%) Sinatra
15 15 (4.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 69 (19.83%) Fintech
2 34 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 33 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 21 (6.03%) Digital Currency
6 20 (5.75%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (5.17%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.30%) Dash
8 8 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.72%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.72%) User Experience
11 5 (1.44%) Social Media
12 3 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.57%) Litecoin
13 2 (0.57%) Zcash
Operating Systems
1 121 (34.77%) Linux
2 47 (13.51%) VMS
3 22 (6.32%) Windows
4 12 (3.45%) Android
4 12 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.87%) CentOS
6 3 (0.86%) Unix
7 1 (0.29%) Debian
7 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (54.31%) Cryptocurrency
2 85 (24.43%) Test Automation
3 70 (20.11%) Software Engineering
4 69 (19.83%) Front End Development
5 68 (19.54%) API Development
6 64 (18.39%) API Design
7 63 (18.10%) KYC
8 60 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (16.67%) Data Security
9 58 (16.67%) Identity Management
10 54 (15.52%) TDD
11 46 (13.22%) SDLC
12 40 (11.49%) DevOps
13 34 (9.77%) Mathematics
14 33 (9.48%) Cryptography
15 27 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (6.90%) Machine Learning
16 24 (6.90%) Multithreading
17 23 (6.61%) Open Source
18 22 (6.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 135 (38.79%) Java
2 112 (32.18%) SQL
3 108 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 101 (29.02%) Solidity
5 77 (22.13%) ES6
6 74 (21.26%) C++
7 70 (20.11%) Python
8 41 (11.78%) Ruby
9 26 (7.47%) Java 8
10 24 (6.90%) Kotlin
11 16 (4.60%) Bash Shell
12 15 (4.31%) Go
13 14 (4.02%) CoffeeScript
14 13 (3.74%) Scala
15 11 (3.16%) TypeScript
16 10 (2.87%) C
16 10 (2.87%) Elixir
16 10 (2.87%) Java 9
16 10 (2.87%) Rust
17 9 (2.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (10.63%) Degree
2 20 (5.75%) PhD
3 18 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.15%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 95 (27.30%) Docker
2 58 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 71 (20.40%) Kubernetes
2 52 (14.94%) Docker Swarm
3 19 (5.46%) Ansible
4 6 (1.72%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (2.01%) Cisco
1 7 (2.01%) Google
2 6 (1.72%) Atlassian
2 6 (1.72%) Xamarin
3 5 (1.44%) LexisNexis
4 3 (0.86%) Cloudera
4 3 (0.86%) Cognizant
4 3 (0.86%) Hortonworks
4 3 (0.86%) Red Hat