Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Blockchain skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blockchain over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 729 1137
Rank change year-on-year +428 +408 -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 1,760 433 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.09% 0.27% 0.058%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.55% 0.88% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,490 363 101
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £97,625 £97,500 £125,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

Blockchain is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 49,563 49,354 58,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.73% 30.70% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40,784 42,328 50,285
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,925 £29,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Blockchain as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in England

Blockchain
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Blockchain in England

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blockchain in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Blockchain in England

Blockchain
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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 +309 1,565 £72,500 - 223
South West +40 69 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South East +47 66 £51,250 +46.43% 10
North of England - 30 £37,500 - 9
North West - 23 £40,000 - 6
Midlands +23 17 £52,500 -19.23% 7
East of England - 12 £57,500 - 6
East Midlands -10 9 £52,500 -19.23% 1
West Midlands - 8 £80,000 - 6
Yorkshire - 7 £27,500 - 2
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 880 (50.00%) Finance
2 559 (31.76%) Banking
3 547 (31.08%) Java
4 522 (29.66%) JavaScript
5 486 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
6 377 (21.42%) Node.js
7 346 (19.66%) Cryptocurrency
8 345 (19.60%) AngularJS
9 341 (19.38%) Change Management
10 305 (17.33%) Ethereum
11 302 (17.16%) Bitcoin
12 297 (16.88%) Linux
13 291 (16.53%) SQL
14 289 (16.42%) Git (software)
15 283 (16.08%) React
16 281 (15.97%) Python
17 280 (15.91%) Fintech
18 272 (15.45%) Test Automation
19 261 (14.83%) Amazon AWS
20 251 (14.26%) Smart Contracts
21 248 (14.09%) Front End Development
22 244 (13.86%) HTML
23 233 (13.24%) TDD
24 230 (13.07%) Docker
25 227 (12.90%) CSS
26 222 (12.61%) NoSQL
26 222 (12.61%) Distributed Ledger
27 217 (12.33%) GitHub
28 198 (11.25%) Software Engineering
29 197 (11.19%) DevOps

Blockchain
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
1 305 (17.33%) Ethereum
2 59 (3.35%) Hyperledger
3 37 (2.10%) Confluence
4 28 (1.59%) Apache
5 24 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.14%) Apache Spark
8 14 (0.80%) CMS
9 13 (0.74%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.51%) JBoss
11 8 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.45%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.45%) nginx
12 7 (0.40%) WordPress
13 5 (0.28%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.23%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.23%) Gunicorn
14 4 (0.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 19 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.23%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.23%) InVision
5 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 222 (12.61%) Distributed Ledger
2 34 (1.93%) Ripple
3 18 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (0.68%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.23%) Ripple XRP
6 3 (0.17%) Quorum
7 2 (0.11%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 261 (14.83%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (12.33%) GitHub
3 187 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (3.13%) Amazon S3
7 46 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 38 (2.16%) Trello
9 37 (2.10%) Slack
10 17 (0.97%) npm
11 15 (0.85%) Office 365
12 10 (0.57%) CloudFront
13 9 (0.51%) SaaS
14 8 (0.45%) PaaS
15 7 (0.40%) Heroku
15 7 (0.40%) IaaS
16 5 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.28%) Cloudflare
16 5 (0.28%) Route 53
16 5 (0.28%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.59%) Firewall
1 28 (1.59%) Internet
2 18 (1.02%) HTTP
3 13 (0.74%) Network Security
3 13 (0.74%) NFC
3 13 (0.74%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 12 (0.68%) DNS
5 7 (0.40%) DHCP
5 7 (0.40%) LAN
5 7 (0.40%) WAN
6 4 (0.23%) DMZ
7 3 (0.17%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.17%) IPFS
7 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.11%) BGP
8 2 (0.11%) DWDM
8 2 (0.11%) MPLS
8 2 (0.11%) OSPF
8 2 (0.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (12.61%) NoSQL
2 187 (10.63%) PostgreSQL
3 169 (9.60%) MySQL
4 168 (9.55%) Redis
5 116 (6.59%) Big Data
6 40 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.88%) SQL Server
8 31 (1.76%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.53%) Hadoop
10 22 (1.25%) Neo4j
11 14 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.40%) Data Lake
14 6 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.28%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.28%) HBase
15 5 (0.28%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.28%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 289 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 98 (5.57%) JIRA
3 87 (4.94%) Maven
4 83 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 70 (3.98%) Selenium
6 66 (3.75%) Mocha
7 62 (3.52%) webpack
8 30 (1.70%) SoapUI
9 25 (1.42%) Cucumber
9 25 (1.42%) Gradle
10 24 (1.36%) gulp
11 20 (1.14%) git-flow
11 20 (1.14%) Grunt
11 20 (1.14%) RSpec
12 19 (1.08%) Protractor
13 18 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (0.74%) Bitbucket
14 13 (0.74%) NUnit
14 13 (0.74%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.68%) JUnit
General
1 880 (50.00%) Finance
2 559 (31.76%) Banking
3 130 (7.39%) Telecoms
4 108 (6.14%) Financial Institution
5 70 (3.98%) Games
6 55 (3.13%) Investment Banking
7 53 (3.01%) Front Office
8 48 (2.73%) Retail Banking
9 38 (2.16%) Retail
10 15 (0.85%) Electronics
11 14 (0.80%) Marketing
12 12 (0.68%) Legal
13 11 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.51%) Back Office
15 8 (0.45%) French Language
15 8 (0.45%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.34%) Law
17 5 (0.28%) Digital Economy
18 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 915 (51.99%) Developer
2 333 (18.92%) Blockchain Developer
3 248 (14.09%) Java Developer
4 206 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 117 (6.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 113 (6.42%) Node.js Developer
7 109 (6.19%) Blockchain Engineer
8 99 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 95 (5.40%) Software Engineer
10 94 (5.34%) Analyst
11 78 (4.43%) Backend Developer
12 71 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
13 70 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
14 60 (3.41%) .NET Developer
14 60 (3.41%) C# Developer
15 57 (3.24%) React Developer
16 55 (3.13%) Angular Developer
16 55 (3.13%) Architect
17 53 (3.01%) Project Manager
18 50 (2.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (21.42%) Node.js
2 345 (19.60%) AngularJS
3 283 (16.08%) React
4 251 (14.26%) Smart Contracts
5 244 (13.86%) HTML
6 227 (12.90%) CSS
7 125 (7.10%) .NET
8 108 (6.14%) HTML5
9 105 (5.97%) jQuery
10 99 (5.63%) Spring
11 97 (5.51%) Redux
12 94 (5.34%) RESTful
13 88 (5.00%) CSS3
14 85 (4.83%) REST
15 80 (4.55%) Truffle
16 76 (4.32%) web3js
17 75 (4.26%) Spring Boot
18 73 (4.15%) Web Services
19 68 (3.86%) Jest
20 61 (3.47%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 302 (17.16%) Bitcoin
2 280 (15.91%) Fintech
3 180 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 173 (9.83%) Greenfield Project
5 85 (4.83%) User Experience
6 52 (2.95%) Algorithms
7 49 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 47 (2.67%) Equities
9 46 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
10 43 (2.44%) Management Information System
11 42 (2.39%) Mobile App
12 41 (2.33%) Virtual Team
13 40 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (2.27%) Digital Currency
14 38 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
15 32 (1.82%) Fixed Income
16 28 (1.59%) Derivative
17 25 (1.42%) Data Structures
18 22 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
19 18 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 297 (16.88%) Linux
2 85 (4.83%) Windows
3 59 (3.35%) Unix
4 52 (2.95%) Apple iOS
5 49 (2.78%) VMS
6 46 (2.61%) Android
7 14 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.74%) CentOS
9 11 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.23%) Solaris
11 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.17%) Debian
13 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.11%) VyOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.057%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.057%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (19.66%) Cryptocurrency
3 341 (19.38%) Change Management
4 272 (15.45%) Test Automation
5 248 (14.09%) Front End Development
6 233 (13.24%) TDD
7 198 (11.25%) Software Engineering
8 197 (11.19%) DevOps
9 181 (10.28%) Machine Learning
10 173 (9.83%) Artificial Intelligence
11 148 (8.41%) Cryptography
12 133 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
13 123 (6.99%) Microservices
14 110 (6.25%) Scrum
15 104 (5.91%) Project Management
16 101 (5.74%) KYC
17 99 (5.63%) SDLC
17 99 (5.63%) Unit Testing
18 98 (5.57%) Data Security
19 95 (5.40%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 547 (31.08%) Java
2 522 (29.66%) JavaScript
3 291 (16.53%) SQL
4 281 (15.97%) Python
5 194 (11.02%) Solidity
6 173 (9.83%) C++
7 162 (9.20%) C#
8 125 (7.10%) ES6
9 123 (6.99%) Go
10 113 (6.42%) Ruby
11 105 (5.97%) Java 8
12 88 (5.00%) Bash Shell
13 76 (4.32%) C
14 57 (3.24%) Scala
15 45 (2.56%) TypeScript
16 43 (2.44%) Java 9
17 29 (1.65%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.53%) Apple Swift
18 27 (1.53%) Objective-C
19 20 (1.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 177 (10.06%) Degree
2 82 (4.66%) PhD
3 79 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.51%) CISA
6 9 (0.51%) CISSP
7 7 (0.40%) CISM
7 7 (0.40%) CISMP
7 7 (0.40%) ISACA
8 4 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.23%) RHCA
8 4 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.17%) CIMA
9 3 (0.17%) RHCE
10 2 (0.11%) CCNA
10 2 (0.11%) CCNP
10 2 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.11%) MBA
10 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.20%) QA
2 23 (1.31%) GCP
3 17 (0.97%) PMO
4 11 (0.63%) MiFID
5 10 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.51%) EMIR
7 6 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.17%) Basel III
9 2 (0.11%) GDPR
9 2 (0.11%) SEPA
9 2 (0.11%) SLA
9 2 (0.11%) TARGET2
10 1 (0.057%) COBIT
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 230 (13.07%) Docker
2 62 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.57%) iptables
5 9 (0.51%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.45%) XenApp
7 5 (0.28%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.23%) vSphere
9 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.057%) LXC
10 1 (0.057%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.057%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 151 (8.58%) Kubernetes
2 82 (4.66%) Ansible
3 63 (3.58%) Docker Swarm
4 54 (3.07%) Puppet
5 41 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.02%) Terraform
7 13 (0.74%) Automic
8 6 (0.34%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.17%) Oozie
11 2 (0.11%) Rancher
11 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.057%) Mesos
12 1 (0.057%) Nagios
12 1 (0.057%) Packer
12 1 (0.057%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.057%) Salt
12 1 (0.057%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (2.67%) Google
2 43 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 38 (2.16%) Oracle
4 35 (1.99%) Facebook
5 25 (1.42%) VMware
6 22 (1.25%) Cisco
6 22 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 17 (0.97%) Informatica
8 15 (0.85%) Citrix
8 15 (0.85%) Xamarin
9 12 (0.68%) Hyperion
9 12 (0.68%) SAP
10 10 (0.57%) Atlassian
10 10 (0.57%) Calypso
11 9 (0.51%) Sybase
12 8 (0.45%) Tableau
13 7 (0.40%) Apple
14 5 (0.28%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.28%) Cognizant
14 5 (0.28%) IBM