Period
to 19 June 2021

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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 546 508 466
Rank change year-on-year -38 -42 -117
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 394 346 841
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.46% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 1.69% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 307 290 652
10th Percentile £54,500 £46,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £67,500 £51,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £95,625 £95,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £111,250 £117,500
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 24,767 20,496 37,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.11% 27.18% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17,863 16,965 30,880
10th Percentile £33,751 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,858
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +3.72%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in England

Blockchain
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blockchain in England.

Salary trend for Blockchain in England

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blockchain in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

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 19 June 2021. 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 -15 341 £80,000 +3.23% 73
South East -10 30 £86,250 +102.94% 4
South West -46 8 £70,000 +33.33% 5
North West -9 6 £65,000 +18.18% 2
North of England -48 6 £65,000 -39.53% 6
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 - 3
Midlands - 2 £55,000 - 6
East of England -12 1 - - 4
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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.

1 186 (47.21%) Finance
2 130 (32.99%) Kubernetes
3 129 (32.74%) DevOps
4 113 (28.68%) Java
5 110 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (23.35%) Docker
7 88 (22.34%) Fintech
8 81 (20.56%) Azure
8 81 (20.56%) AWS
9 77 (19.54%) Node.js
9 77 (19.54%) Linux
10 73 (18.53%) Python
11 70 (17.77%) JavaScript
12 68 (17.26%) Software Engineering
13 66 (16.75%) Social Skills
14 65 (16.50%) Test Automation
15 63 (15.99%) Cryptocurrency
16 58 (14.72%) Microservices
16 58 (14.72%) React
17 56 (14.21%) QA
18 50 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
19 46 (11.68%) GCP
19 46 (11.68%) TypeScript
19 46 (11.68%) Distributed Ledger
20 45 (11.42%) TDD
21 44 (11.17%) PostgreSQL
22 42 (10.66%) REST
22 42 (10.66%) Computer Science
23 41 (10.41%) Banking
24 40 (10.15%) Problem-Solving

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 28 (7.11%) Confluence
2 26 (6.60%) Ethereum
3 6 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.02%) Geth
4 4 (1.02%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.25%) CMS
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (0.51%) Sketch
2 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.25%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.25%) Figma
2 1 (0.25%) InDesign
2 1 (0.25%) InVision
2 1 (0.25%) Marvel
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (11.68%) Distributed Ledger
2 40 (10.15%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.51%) Quorum
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 81 (20.56%) AWS
1 81 (20.56%) Azure
2 46 (11.68%) GCP
3 18 (4.57%) GitHub
4 9 (2.28%) Serverless
5 7 (1.78%) SaaS
6 6 (1.52%) Amazon ECS
6 6 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
6 6 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.52%) Heroku
7 5 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.76%) Google Play
8 3 (0.76%) IaaS
8 3 (0.76%) npm
8 3 (0.76%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.76%) PaaS
9 2 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.05%) Internet
2 8 (2.03%) Network Security
3 7 (1.78%) 5G
3 7 (1.78%) VPN
4 5 (1.27%) Firewall
5 4 (1.02%) WAN
6 3 (0.76%) DNS
6 3 (0.76%) SSH
7 2 (0.51%) CHAP
7 2 (0.51%) SD-WAN
7 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) BGP
8 1 (0.25%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) HTTP
8 1 (0.25%) LAN
8 1 (0.25%) MPLS
8 1 (0.25%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.25%) OSPF
8 1 (0.25%) SSL
8 1 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.17%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (6.85%) Big Data
3 19 (4.82%) MongoDB
4 17 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.52%) MySQL
8 6 (1.52%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.76%) GIS
11 2 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.51%) DB2
11 2 (0.51%) Redis
11 2 (0.51%) Tick Data
12 1 (0.25%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 36 (9.14%) JIRA
2 24 (6.09%) Git (software)
3 22 (5.58%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.33%) webpack
5 19 (4.82%) JMeter
5 19 (4.82%) LoadRunner
6 17 (4.31%) TestRail
7 15 (3.81%) Selenium
8 12 (3.05%) Babel
8 12 (3.05%) Cucumber
9 11 (2.79%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.78%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.52%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.27%) Ant
13 4 (1.02%) Gradle
14 3 (0.76%) Artifactory
14 3 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.76%) Cypress.io
General
1 186 (47.21%) Finance
2 66 (16.75%) Social Skills
3 41 (10.41%) Banking
4 24 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.08%) Marketing
6 15 (3.81%) Presentation Skills
7 12 (3.05%) Games
7 12 (3.05%) Music Industry
8 9 (2.28%) Retail
9 8 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.03%) Public Sector
10 7 (1.78%) Advertising
10 7 (1.78%) Documentation Skills
10 7 (1.78%) Front Office
11 6 (1.52%) Legal
12 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.02%) Publishing
13 2 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.51%) Public Speaking
14 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (30.71%) Developer
2 43 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (9.90%) Architect
3 39 (9.90%) Blockchain Developer
4 34 (8.63%) Java Developer
5 29 (7.36%) Software Engineer
6 25 (6.35%) Backend Developer
7 21 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (4.57%) Blockchain Engineer
9 17 (4.31%) Java Engineer
10 15 (3.81%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
11 14 (3.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 13 (3.30%) Consultant
12 13 (3.30%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (3.05%) QA Engineer
13 12 (3.05%) Tester
14 11 (2.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 10 (2.54%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (19.54%) Node.js
2 58 (14.72%) React
3 42 (10.66%) REST
4 36 (9.14%) RESTful
5 32 (8.12%) AngularJS
6 31 (7.87%) Kafka
7 25 (6.35%) HTML
8 23 (5.84%) Smart Contracts
8 23 (5.84%) Spring
9 21 (5.33%) Web Services
10 20 (5.08%) Middleware
11 19 (4.82%) CSS
12 18 (4.57%) GraphQL
12 18 (4.57%) Hibernate
12 18 (4.57%) Spring Boot
13 15 (3.81%) React Native
13 15 (3.81%) Redux
14 14 (3.55%) .NET
15 13 (3.30%) Express
16 11 (2.79%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.38%) Virtual Team
2 22 (5.58%) Bitcoin
3 20 (5.08%) PKI
4 18 (4.57%) User Experience
5 17 (4.31%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.81%) Public Cloud
7 14 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.05%) Internet of Things
8 12 (3.05%) iPad
9 8 (2.03%) Blog
9 8 (2.03%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.03%) Podcast
10 7 (1.78%) Derivative
10 7 (1.78%) Reinsurance
10 7 (1.78%) Tandem
11 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (19.54%) Linux
2 33 (8.38%) Windows
3 28 (7.11%) Unix
4 7 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.02%) Android
5 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.51%) AIX
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (32.74%) DevOps
2 110 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (22.34%) Fintech
4 68 (17.26%) Software Engineering
5 65 (16.50%) Test Automation
6 63 (15.99%) Cryptocurrency
7 58 (14.72%) Microservices
8 50 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 45 (11.42%) TDD
10 42 (10.66%) Computer Science
11 40 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (8.38%) Software Testing
13 29 (7.36%) SDET
14 28 (7.11%) Infrastructure as Code
15 24 (6.09%) Front End Development
16 23 (5.84%) DevSecOps
17 22 (5.58%) Product Management
18 20 (5.08%) Analytics
18 20 (5.08%) Open Source
19 19 (4.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 113 (28.68%) Java
2 73 (18.53%) Python
3 70 (17.77%) JavaScript
4 46 (11.68%) TypeScript
5 30 (7.61%) Go
6 26 (6.60%) SQL
7 25 (6.35%) C++
8 20 (5.08%) Kotlin
9 19 (4.82%) Solidity
10 16 (4.06%) Java 8
10 16 (4.06%) Rust
11 15 (3.81%) C
12 12 (3.05%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.05%) C#
12 12 (3.05%) ES6
13 9 (2.28%) Ruby
14 7 (1.78%) Clojure
15 6 (1.52%) ES7
16 4 (1.02%) R
17 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (9.64%) Degree
2 20 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.28%) CISSP
4 7 (1.78%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.02%) PhD
6 3 (0.76%) CISA
6 3 (0.76%) CISM
7 2 (0.51%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.51%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.51%) FFIEC
7 2 (0.51%) SANS
8 1 (0.25%) CEH
8 1 (0.25%) CRISC
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.25%) OSCP
8 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (14.21%) QA
2 9 (2.28%) NIST
3 8 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.52%) GDPR
5 3 (0.76%) COBIT
6 2 (0.51%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 92 (23.35%) Docker
2 10 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) KVM
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 130 (32.99%) Kubernetes
2 28 (7.11%) Ansible
3 22 (5.58%) Terraform
4 17 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (2.28%) Puppet
6 5 (1.27%) Packer
7 4 (1.02%) CASB
8 2 (0.51%) Grafana
8 2 (0.51%) Kibana
8 2 (0.51%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.25%) logstash
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (6.09%) Google
2 17 (4.31%) HP
3 11 (2.79%) Red Hat
4 10 (2.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.78%) Guidewire
5 7 (1.78%) SAP
6 5 (1.27%) VMware
7 4 (1.02%) Oracle
8 3 (0.76%) Apple
8 3 (0.76%) Intel
8 3 (0.76%) Splunk
9 2 (0.51%) Adobe
9 2 (0.51%) Citrix
10 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco
10 1 (0.25%) NVIDIA
10 1 (0.25%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.25%) Parity
10 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow