Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cryptocurrency skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptocurrency over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptocurrency
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1037 1180 1290
Rank change year-on-year +143 +110 +44
Permanent jobs citing Cryptocurrency 155 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.028% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 131 29 20
UK median annual salary £72,500 £74,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.03% +40.95% -32.26%
10th Percentile £40,500 £46,700 £46,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,000 £80,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 - £52,500

Cryptocurrency is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156707 170358 194395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.22% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123341 141716 159769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +6.25%

Cryptocurrency
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cryptocurrency as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptocurrency in the UK

Cryptocurrency
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cryptocurrency in the UK

Cryptocurrency
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptocurrency over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptocurrency in the UK

Cryptocurrency
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptocurrency within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England +154 151 £72,500 -2.03% 13
London +130 143 £72,500 -2.03% 12
UK excluding London +54 8 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 - -
Midlands - 4 - -
South East - 4 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Cryptocurrency also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cryptocurrency.

1 129 (83.23%) Blockchain
2 103 (66.45%) Finance
3 82 (52.90%) Bitcoin
4 79 (50.97%) Java
5 74 (47.74%) Fintech
6 56 (36.13%) JavaScript
7 51 (32.90%) Software Engineering
8 41 (26.45%) AngularJS
8 41 (26.45%) Digital Currency
9 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (21.94%) TDD
11 31 (20.00%) OOP
11 31 (20.00%) Financial Institution
11 31 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
12 30 (19.35%) Node.js
13 28 (18.06%) Spring
14 26 (16.77%) Computer Science
15 25 (16.13%) J2SE
15 25 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (16.13%) Ethereum
16 24 (15.48%) J2EE
17 23 (14.84%) C#
18 21 (13.55%) HTML
19 20 (12.90%) SDLC
20 17 (10.97%) Multithreading
20 17 (10.97%) HTML5
20 17 (10.97%) .NET
21 16 (10.32%) Python
21 16 (10.32%) Scrum
22 15 (9.68%) Angular 2

Cryptocurrency
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (16.13%) Ethereum
2 10 (6.45%) Hyperledger
3 6 (3.87%) Confluence
4 2 (1.29%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) R3 Corda
2 4 (2.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.52%) AWS OpsWorks
3 4 (2.58%) GitHub
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.94%) npm
4 3 (1.94%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
1 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (83.23%) Blockchain
2 9 (5.81%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (4.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.87%) Redis
6 4 (2.58%) Big Data
7 3 (1.94%) MySQL
8 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (5.16%) NUnit
2 7 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.52%) JIRA
3 5 (3.23%) Protractor
3 5 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.94%) GitLab
4 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (1.94%) Mocha
5 2 (1.29%) Selenium
5 2 (1.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.65%) CMake
6 1 (0.65%) gulp
6 1 (0.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 103 (66.45%) Finance
2 31 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 13 (8.39%) Banking
3 13 (8.39%) Games
4 4 (2.58%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (2.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.29%) Front Office
6 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) iGaming
7 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (67.74%) Developer
2 73 (47.10%) Blockchain Developer
3 59 (38.06%) Java Developer
4 20 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (10.97%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.32%) Blockchain Engineer
6 16 (10.32%) Senior Developer
7 14 (9.03%) .NET Developer
8 13 (8.39%) Java Engineer
8 13 (8.39%) Software Engineer
9 12 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (7.10%) Angular Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Analyst
12 8 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (4.52%) Junior
13 7 (4.52%) Junior Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 5 (3.23%) Designer
15 5 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.45%) AngularJS
2 30 (19.35%) Node.js
3 28 (18.06%) Spring
4 25 (16.13%) J2SE
5 24 (15.48%) J2EE
6 21 (13.55%) HTML
7 17 (10.97%) .NET
7 17 (10.97%) HTML5
8 15 (9.68%) Angular 2
9 13 (8.39%) React
9 13 (8.39%) REST
10 11 (7.10%) CSS
11 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET
11 9 (5.81%) Hibernate
11 9 (5.81%) Web Services
12 8 (5.16%) Backbone.js
12 8 (5.16%) JPA
12 8 (5.16%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (4.52%) CSS3
13 7 (4.52%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 82 (52.90%) Bitcoin
2 74 (47.74%) Fintech
3 41 (26.45%) Digital Currency
4 31 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (16.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.16%) Social Media
7 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.87%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.94%) Online Games
8 3 (1.94%) User Experience
8 3 (1.94%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.29%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.29%) PKI
10 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.65%) Derivative
10 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.65%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.87%) Android
1 6 (3.87%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.23%) Linux
3 2 (1.29%) Unix
4 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.90%) Software Engineering
2 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.94%) TDD
4 31 (20.00%) OOP
5 20 (12.90%) SDLC
6 17 (10.97%) Multithreading
7 16 (10.32%) Scrum
8 14 (9.03%) Functional Programming
9 13 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.45%) Analytics
10 10 (6.45%) Front End Development
10 10 (6.45%) Low Latency
11 9 (5.81%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.16%) Data Analytics
12 8 (5.16%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (5.16%) Machine Learning
12 8 (5.16%) Visualisation
13 7 (4.52%) Concurrent Programming
13 7 (4.52%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.52%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.97%) Java
2 56 (36.13%) JavaScript
3 23 (14.84%) C#
4 16 (10.32%) Python
5 15 (9.68%) Haskell
6 13 (8.39%) Ruby
7 11 (7.10%) C++
7 11 (7.10%) Scala
8 10 (6.45%) Erlang
8 10 (6.45%) SQL
9 9 (5.81%) Kotlin
10 8 (5.16%) F#
11 7 (4.52%) CoffeeScript
11 7 (4.52%) OCaml
12 5 (3.23%) Go
13 4 (2.58%) ES6
14 3 (1.94%) Clojure
14 3 (1.94%) Solidity
15 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.65%) Rust
Qualifications
1 14 (9.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.29%) PhD
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (1.94%) Atlassian
1 3 (1.94%) IBM
2 1 (0.65%) VMware