Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Ripple skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ripple over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ripple
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1106 1193 -
Rank change year-on-year +87 - -
Permanent jobs citing Ripple 32 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.007% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.34% 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 0
UK median annual salary £120,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +200.00% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 - -

Ripple is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 9,515 14,228 12,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.00% 7.96% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6,726 10,138 9,570
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Ripple
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ripple in the UK

Ripple
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ripple in the UK

Ripple
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ripple over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Ripple in the UK

Ripple
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ripple within the UK over the 6 months to 19 December 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
England +83 32 £120,000 +200.00% 3
London +59 28 £127,500 +218.75% 1
South East - 4 £52,500 - 2
UK excluding London - 4 £52,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Ripple 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 with a requirement for Ripple.

1 32 (100.00%) Finance
1 32 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 28 (87.50%) Bitcoin
2 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 28 (87.50%) Cryptocurrency
2 28 (87.50%) Ethereum
3 26 (81.25%) Java
4 24 (75.00%) Web Services
4 24 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (68.75%) Fintech
6 21 (65.63%) Kubernetes
6 21 (65.63%) React
6 21 (65.63%) Front Office
6 21 (65.63%) Go
6 21 (65.63%) Docker
6 21 (65.63%) Asset Management
6 21 (65.63%) Google
6 21 (65.63%) Algorithmic Trading
6 21 (65.63%) High-Frequency Trading
6 21 (65.63%) Litecoin
7 17 (53.13%) Master's Degree
7 17 (53.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (53.13%) Degree
7 17 (53.13%) Mathematics
7 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
8 16 (50.00%) J2SE
8 16 (50.00%) J2EE
9 15 (46.88%) Python
9 15 (46.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (46.88%) Fixed Income

Ripple
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 28 (87.50%) Ethereum
Cloud Services
1 24 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Apigee
3 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
1 5 (15.63%) TeamCity
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 32 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (65.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (53.13%) Senior Developer
4 15 (46.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (40.63%) Python Developer
5 13 (40.63%) Senior Python Developer
6 11 (34.38%) AWS Developer
7 6 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (18.75%) React Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) Web Services
2 21 (65.63%) React
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (50.00%) J2SE
4 15 (46.88%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (34.38%) RESTful
6 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (18.75%) Ember.js
7 6 (18.75%) Vue.js
8 4 (12.50%) Kafka
8 4 (12.50%) Smart Contracts
8 4 (12.50%) Spring
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Bitcoin
2 22 (68.75%) Fintech
3 21 (65.63%) Litecoin
4 15 (46.88%) Equities
4 15 (46.88%) Fixed Income
4 15 (46.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (34.38%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (21.88%) Digital Currency
7 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) Derivative
9 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
9 4 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Cryptocurrency
1 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 21 (65.63%) Algorithmic Trading
2 21 (65.63%) Asset Management
2 21 (65.63%) High-Frequency Trading
3 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
3 17 (53.13%) Mathematics
4 15 (46.88%) Market Making
5 11 (34.38%) API Design
5 11 (34.38%) API Development
6 7 (21.88%) OOP
6 7 (21.88%) SDLC
6 7 (21.88%) Thought Leadership
7 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.50%) Microservices
9 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Trading
10 2 (6.25%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) Go
3 15 (46.88%) Python
3 15 (46.88%) Scala
4 13 (40.63%) C
5 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
1 17 (53.13%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Splunk