Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Blockchain Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 996 1107 1195
Rank change year-on-year +111 +88 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Blockchain Engineer 126 63 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.083% 0.037% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.039% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 114 57 12
England median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £58,875
90th Percentile £103,375 £122,500 £85,625
UK median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -

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 145,701 161,717 170,540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 95.91% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118,439 130,783 143,962
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
London +110 118 £70,000 -12.50% 17
East of England +36 8 £87,500 +25.00%
Blockchain Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 44 (34.92%) Software Engineering
3 44 (34.92%) DevOps
4 43 (34.13%) Finance
5 42 (33.33%) Ethereum
6 38 (30.16%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (28.57%) Linux
7 36 (28.57%) Distributed Ledger
8 35 (27.78%) Cryptocurrency
9 32 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (22.22%) Python
11 27 (21.43%) C++
11 27 (21.43%) Fintech
11 27 (21.43%) Go
12 24 (19.05%) Ansible
13 23 (18.25%) Solidity
14 22 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (17.46%) QA
15 20 (15.87%) Google
15 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
15 20 (15.87%) Docker
16 19 (15.08%) Kubernetes
17 18 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
17 18 (14.29%) Configuration Management
17 18 (14.29%) Banking
18 17 (13.49%) HTML
18 17 (13.49%) CSS
18 17 (13.49%) Opscode Chef
18 17 (13.49%) REST

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 42 (33.33%) Ethereum
2 5 (3.97%) Apache
3 4 (3.17%) Hyperledger
4 3 (2.38%) IIS
5 2 (1.59%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 36 (28.57%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.59%) Ripple
3 1 (0.79%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 38 (30.16%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (7.94%) GitHub
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.79%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) DNS
1 3 (2.38%) Firewall
1 3 (2.38%) HTTP
1 3 (2.38%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
1 3 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 10 (7.94%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.17%) MySQL
4 3 (2.38%) Redis
4 3 (2.38%) RethinkDB
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.35%) Selenium
3 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.76%) JIRA
4 4 (3.17%) Buildbot
4 4 (3.17%) Maven
4 4 (3.17%) Mocha
4 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.17%) Travis CI
5 3 (2.38%) Ant
5 3 (2.38%) Grunt
5 3 (2.38%) gulp
5 3 (2.38%) MSI
5 3 (2.38%) QUnit
5 3 (2.38%) webpack
6 2 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.59%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) The Grinder
7 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (34.13%) Finance
2 18 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.49%) CSS
1 17 (13.49%) HTML
1 17 (13.49%) REST
1 17 (13.49%) Smart Contracts
2 16 (12.70%) Node.js
3 11 (8.73%) React
4 9 (7.14%) web3js
5 8 (6.35%) Web Services
6 6 (4.76%) J2EE
6 6 (4.76%) J2SE
7 5 (3.97%) WebSockets
8 4 (3.17%) Jest
8 4 (3.17%) Spring
9 3 (2.38%) .NET
9 3 (2.38%) Java EE
9 3 (2.38%) LAMP
9 3 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.59%) LDAP
10 2 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.43%) Fintech
2 14 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.73%) Hedge funds
5 9 (7.14%) Virtual Team
6 8 (6.35%) Algorithms
6 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (5.56%) Bitcoin
8 6 (4.76%) Dash
8 6 (4.76%) Digital Currency
9 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.38%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.38%) Litecoin
11 2 (1.59%) PKI
12 1 (0.79%) Derivative
12 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (7.94%) Unix
3 7 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) CentOS
4 1 (0.79%) Debian
4 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.92%) DevOps
1 44 (34.92%) Software Engineering
2 35 (27.78%) Cryptocurrency
3 32 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.11%) Open Source
6 12 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 11 (8.73%) SDLC
8 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.94%) TDD
8 10 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.14%) Cryptography
9 9 (7.14%) Microservices
10 7 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.97%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (3.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (3.97%) OOP
12 5 (3.97%) QA Automation
12 5 (3.97%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.68%) Java
2 28 (22.22%) Python
3 27 (21.43%) C++
3 27 (21.43%) Go
4 23 (18.25%) Solidity
5 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.35%) Kotlin
7 8 (6.35%) Ruby
8 7 (5.56%) C#
9 6 (4.76%) Scala
10 4 (3.17%) Perl
10 4 (3.17%) PHP
10 4 (3.17%) SQL
11 3 (2.38%) C
11 3 (2.38%) F#
11 3 (2.38%) Haskell
11 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.38%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) PhD
4 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.46%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (15.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (19.05%) Ansible
2 19 (15.08%) Kubernetes
3 17 (13.49%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (11.11%) Puppet
5 11 (8.73%) Terraform
6 3 (2.38%) Salt
7 2 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.79%) Grafana
8 1 (0.79%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (15.87%) Google
2 4 (3.17%) IBM
3 3 (2.38%) Cisco
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.79%) PagerDuty
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat