Period
to 21 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Bitcoin in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bitcoin over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Bitcoin
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 323 279 331
Rank change year-on-year -44 +52 +42
Permanent jobs citing Bitcoin 2 64 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% 0.60% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% 1.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 64 13
City of London median annual salary £61,250 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £53,625 £37,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £90,000 £91,500
Central London median annual salary £68,750 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% -6.67% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,713 4,932 4,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.73% 46.60% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,208 4,389 4,320
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

Bitcoin
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bitcoin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Bitcoin in the City of London

Bitcoin
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bitcoin in the City of London.

Salary trend for Bitcoin in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Bitcoin.

1 2 (100.00%) Cryptocurrency
1 2 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Ethereum
2 1 (50.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories

Bitcoin
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (50.00%) Ethereum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Blockchain
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Blockchain Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptocurrency
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) PhD