Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Blockchain Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1002 1094 1144
Rank change year-on-year +92 +50 +112
Permanent jobs requiring a Blockchain Engineer 77 74 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.045% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.047% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 72 58 18
England median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £127,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -9.38% +10.34% -3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 133,244 157,809 160,042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.29% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 107,693 130,367 133,952
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%

Blockchain Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Blockchain Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain Engineer in England

Blockchain Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Blockchain Engineer in England

Blockchain Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blockchain Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Blockchain Engineer in England

Blockchain Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
London +68 77 £72,500 -9.38% 13
Blockchain Engineer
UK

Blockchain Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, Blockchain Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Blockchain Engineer in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 38 (49.35%) Distributed Ledger
3 35 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (44.16%) Ethereum
4 34 (44.16%) DevOps
5 29 (37.66%) Go
6 28 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (29.87%) Python
8 22 (28.57%) Java
9 21 (27.27%) Linux
9 21 (27.27%) Node.js
10 20 (25.97%) Docker
10 20 (25.97%) Banking
11 19 (24.68%) Finance
11 19 (24.68%) C++
11 19 (24.68%) Cryptography
12 18 (23.38%) Google
12 18 (23.38%) Fintech
12 18 (23.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (20.78%) Kubernetes
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (19.48%) Ansible
15 12 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (15.58%) SDLC
15 12 (15.58%) QA
16 11 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
16 11 (14.29%) Puppet
16 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management

Blockchain Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 34 (44.16%) Ethereum
2 10 (12.99%) Hyperledger
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
Business Applications
1 38 (49.35%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.30%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 35 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (23.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon S3
4 8 (10.39%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) IaaS
5 2 (2.60%) PaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.30%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) IPFS
1 1 (1.30%) LAN
1 1 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 8 (10.39%) RethinkDB
3 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) Redis
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 2 (2.60%) Ant
2 2 (2.60%) CF BOSH
2 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Maven
2 2 (2.60%) MSI
2 2 (2.60%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.30%) git-flow
3 1 (1.30%) Mocha
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (25.97%) Banking
2 19 (24.68%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) Node.js
2 7 (9.09%) React
2 7 (9.09%) REST
3 6 (7.79%) CSS
3 6 (7.79%) HTML
4 5 (6.49%) Smart Contracts
5 4 (5.19%) scikit-learn
5 4 (5.19%) TensorFlow
6 3 (3.90%) Kafka
6 3 (3.90%) Web Services
7 2 (2.60%) J2EE
7 2 (2.60%) J2SE
7 2 (2.60%) Java EE
7 2 (2.60%) LAMP
7 2 (2.60%) LDAP
7 2 (2.60%) NumPy
7 2 (2.60%) Spring
8 1 (1.30%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.30%) Express
8 1 (1.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Fintech
2 10 (12.99%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (10.39%) Hedge funds
3 8 (10.39%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Digital Currency
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.60%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) DevOps
2 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 19 (24.68%) Cryptography
4 18 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (15.58%) SDLC
6 11 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 11 (14.29%) Microservices
7 9 (11.69%) Cryptocurrency
7 9 (11.69%) Systems Engineering
7 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.39%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (10.39%) Computer Vision
8 8 (10.39%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (10.39%) Functional Programming
8 8 (10.39%) Task Automation
8 8 (10.39%) Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) Go
2 23 (29.87%) Python
3 22 (28.57%) Java
4 19 (24.68%) C++
5 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.39%) Kotlin
7 7 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.79%) Solidity
9 5 (6.49%) Perl
10 3 (3.90%) C
10 3 (3.90%) Ruby
11 2 (2.60%) C#
11 2 (2.60%) Groovy
11 2 (2.60%) PHP
11 2 (2.60%) Scala
11 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.60%) SQL
12 1 (1.30%) ES6
12 1 (1.30%) ES7
12 1 (1.30%) ES8
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CCIE
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Kubernetes
2 15 (19.48%) Ansible
3 12 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (14.29%) Puppet
5 2 (2.60%) Terraform
6 1 (1.30%) Grafana
6 1 (1.30%) Graphite
6 1 (1.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Google
2 8 (10.39%) IBM
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) ConsenSys
4 1 (1.30%) F5
4 1 (1.30%) Juniper
4 1 (1.30%) PagerDuty
4 1 (1.30%) Sawtooth Software