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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blockchain in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blockchain over the 6 months to 27 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 186 207 203
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 101 33 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.36% 0.66% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.47% 1.73% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 96 32 49
10th Percentile £70,000 - £48,750
25th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £85,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% +21.43% -17.65%
75th Percentile £102,188 £96,250 £96,250
90th Percentile £118,125 £119,500 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £90,000 £85,000 £72,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +18.06% -12.73%

Blockchain is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,911 1,905 2,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.09% 37.97% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,236 1,683 2,368
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £88,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £112,500 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Blockchain as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in the City of London

Blockchain
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blockchain in the City of London.

Salary trend for Blockchain in the City of London

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blockchain in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Blockchain in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, IT jobs citing Blockchain 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 Blockchain.

1 47 (46.53%) Java
2 32 (31.68%) Finance
3 30 (29.70%) Fintech
4 29 (28.71%) DevOps
5 28 (27.72%) Python
6 25 (24.75%) QA
7 23 (22.77%) API Testing
7 23 (22.77%) AWS
8 22 (21.78%) Mentoring
9 20 (19.80%) Artificial Intelligence
10 18 (17.82%) Financial Institution
10 18 (17.82%) REST
11 17 (16.83%) Performance Testing
11 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
12 16 (15.84%) Selenium
12 16 (15.84%) Cucumber
12 16 (15.84%) Test Automation
12 16 (15.84%) Gherkin
13 15 (14.85%) Docker
13 15 (14.85%) Kubernetes
13 15 (14.85%) SOAP
13 15 (14.85%) Postman
14 14 (13.86%) Data Science
14 14 (13.86%) Agile
15 13 (12.87%) Machine Learning
15 13 (12.87%) AWS CloudFormation
15 13 (12.87%) Serverless
16 12 (11.88%) Azure
16 12 (11.88%) Games
17 11 (10.89%) Cryptocurrency

Blockchain
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 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
1 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.99%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.77%) AWS
2 13 (12.87%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (12.87%) Serverless
3 12 (11.88%) Azure
4 8 (7.92%) GCP
5 2 (1.98%) GitHub
6 1 (0.99%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.99%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
1 2 (1.98%) Network Security
2 1 (0.99%) Converged Networks
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) IPsec
2 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
2 1 (0.99%) Wireless
2 1 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) Big Data
2 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.99%) Flink
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Cucumber
1 16 (15.84%) Selenium
2 15 (14.85%) Postman
3 9 (8.91%) JUnit
4 8 (7.92%) TestNG
5 3 (2.97%) JMeter
6 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.98%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.98%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.99%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.99%) ERwin
7 1 (0.99%) Gradle
7 1 (0.99%) Maven
7 1 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.99%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.99%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.99%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 32 (31.68%) Finance
2 18 (17.82%) Financial Institution
3 12 (11.88%) Games
4 9 (8.91%) Social Skills
5 6 (5.94%) Advertising
5 6 (5.94%) Banking
6 5 (4.95%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.98%) iGaming
8 2 (1.98%) Law
8 2 (1.98%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.99%) Legal
9 1 (0.99%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) Blockchain Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) Quality Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 14 (13.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Tester
5 10 (9.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Architect
7 8 (7.92%) QA Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (5.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Functional Tester
9 5 (4.95%) Product Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (4.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.96%) Engineering Manager
10 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) REST
2 16 (15.84%) Gherkin
3 15 (14.85%) SOAP
4 5 (4.95%) GraphQL
5 4 (3.96%) React
6 3 (2.97%) HTML
6 3 (2.97%) Kafka
7 2 (1.98%) Akka
7 2 (1.98%) Android SDK
7 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.98%) cocos2d
7 2 (1.98%) HTML5
7 2 (1.98%) JSON
7 2 (1.98%) Material-UI
7 2 (1.98%) Node.js
7 2 (1.98%) Smart Contracts
7 2 (1.98%) Spring
7 2 (1.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (1.98%) Vue.js
8 1 (0.99%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) NFT
1 4 (3.96%) Online Games
2 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.99%) Cloud Native
3 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.99%) IoT
3 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.99%) Photography
3 1 (0.99%) PKI
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) Android
2 2 (1.98%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.99%) CentOS
3 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) Fintech
2 29 (28.71%) DevOps
3 23 (22.77%) API Testing
4 22 (21.78%) Mentoring
5 20 (19.80%) Artificial Intelligence
6 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
6 17 (16.83%) Performance Testing
7 16 (15.84%) Test Automation
8 14 (13.86%) Agile
8 14 (13.86%) Data Science
9 13 (12.87%) Machine Learning
10 11 (10.89%) Cryptocurrency
11 9 (8.91%) Coaching
11 9 (8.91%) Test Strategy
12 8 (7.92%) TDD
12 8 (7.92%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.93%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (5.94%) Manual Testing
14 6 (5.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.53%) Java
2 28 (27.72%) Python
3 5 (4.95%) Scala
3 5 (4.95%) TypeScript
4 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.96%) SQL
5 2 (1.98%) Kotlin
5 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.99%) Bash
6 1 (0.99%) C#
6 1 (0.99%) Go
6 1 (0.99%) Rust
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.75%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) KVM
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (14.85%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.95%) Terraform
3 1 (0.99%) Argo
3 1 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.99%) Nessus
3 1 (0.99%) Puppet
3 1 (0.99%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle
1 2 (1.98%) Spotify
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco
2 1 (0.99%) CyberArk
2 1 (0.99%) FireEye
2 1 (0.99%) ForgeRock
2 1 (0.99%) Juniper
2 1 (0.99%) McAfee
2 1 (0.99%) Okta
2 1 (0.99%) OneLogin
2 1 (0.99%) Palo Alto
2 1 (0.99%) Ping Identity
2 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.99%) Sophos
2 1 (0.99%) Splunk
2 1 (0.99%) Symantec
2 1 (0.99%) VMware