Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 571 1057
Rank change year-on-year +253 +486 +221
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 1,597 749 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.04% 0.46% 0.085%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 1.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 655 130
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +14.89% +2.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +10.64% +2.17%

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 45,286 49,755 53,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.49% 30.34% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37,096 41,276 46,004
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +164 1,396 £75,000 +11.11% 130
South East +63 73 £54,500 +55.71% 7
South West +37 53 £57,500 -14.81% 4
North of England +49 28 £48,750 -25.00% 8
East of England - 28 £72,500 - 9
North West +31 27 £50,000 -23.08% 8
Midlands +14 18 £72,500 +31.82%
West Midlands +42 11 £80,000 +98.14%
East Midlands -14 7 £52,500 -4.55%
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 635 (39.76%) Finance
2 547 (34.25%) Java
3 473 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
4 459 (28.74%) JavaScript
5 404 (25.30%) Cryptocurrency
6 361 (22.60%) Python
7 355 (22.23%) Node.js
8 350 (21.92%) Ethereum
9 319 (19.97%) Amazon AWS
10 308 (19.29%) Fintech
11 301 (18.85%) Bitcoin
12 292 (18.28%) C++
13 289 (18.10%) React
14 270 (16.91%) Degree
15 269 (16.84%) AngularJS
16 265 (16.59%) Linux
17 251 (15.72%) Banking
18 250 (15.65%) Computer Science
19 249 (15.59%) Software Engineering
20 248 (15.53%) Docker
21 232 (14.53%) Smart Contracts
22 228 (14.28%) Test Automation
23 219 (13.71%) Git (software)
23 219 (13.71%) DevOps
24 214 (13.40%) SQL
25 205 (12.84%) HTML
26 201 (12.59%) Solidity
27 198 (12.40%) CSS
28 197 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
29 191 (11.96%) Front End Development

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
1 350 (21.92%) Ethereum
2 35 (2.19%) Hyperledger
3 30 (1.88%) CMS
3 30 (1.88%) Confluence
4 26 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (1.57%) Apache
6 18 (1.13%) Apache Spark
7 15 (0.94%) WordPress
8 11 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.50%) JBoss
10 8 (0.50%) Mule
11 7 (0.44%) Gunicorn
12 6 (0.38%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.31%) nginx
14 4 (0.25%) Jetty
14 4 (0.25%) SAS
15 3 (0.19%) IIS
15 3 (0.19%) Tornado
16 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.38%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) InVision
8 1 (0.063%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 150 (9.39%) Distributed Ledger
2 45 (2.82%) Ripple
3 13 (0.81%) R3 Corda
4 12 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.19%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.13%) Quorum
Cloud Services
1 319 (19.97%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (10.39%) GitHub
4 75 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
6 54 (3.38%) Amazon S3
7 47 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 28 (1.75%) SaaS
9 16 (1.00%) PaaS
10 14 (0.88%) Office 365
11 13 (0.81%) Serverless
12 11 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.69%) Heroku
13 9 (0.56%) Slack
14 8 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.50%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.50%) npm
15 6 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.19%) HTTP
1 35 (2.19%) NFC
2 29 (1.82%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 25 (1.57%) Internet
4 23 (1.44%) Network Security
5 12 (0.75%) Firewall
6 10 (0.63%) Bluetooth
6 10 (0.63%) DNS
6 10 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.44%) DHCP
7 7 (0.44%) IPFS
8 5 (0.31%) Skype
9 3 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.13%) VPN
11 1 (0.063%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.063%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.063%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (11.40%) NoSQL
2 127 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
3 115 (7.20%) MySQL
4 110 (6.89%) Big Data
5 108 (6.76%) Redis
6 52 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 43 (2.69%) MongoDB
8 38 (2.38%) SQL Server
9 28 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.06%) Data Mining
13 13 (0.81%) Neo4j
14 8 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (0.50%) QlikView
15 7 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.44%) Power BI
15 7 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
15 7 (0.44%) VoltDB
16 6 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 219 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 65 (4.07%) Jenkins
3 55 (3.44%) Maven
3 55 (3.44%) Mocha
4 54 (3.38%) JIRA
4 54 (3.38%) Selenium
5 33 (2.07%) Protractor
6 30 (1.88%) Gradle
7 23 (1.44%) JUnit
8 22 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 21 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (1.31%) TeamCity
10 20 (1.25%) SoapUI
11 19 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (1.13%) CMake
13 16 (1.00%) Bitbucket
13 16 (1.00%) Jasmine
14 14 (0.88%) webpack
15 13 (0.81%) git-flow
15 13 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 635 (39.76%) Finance
2 251 (15.72%) Banking
3 96 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 73 (4.57%) Financial Institution
5 61 (3.82%) Retail
6 60 (3.76%) Games
7 48 (3.01%) Marketing
8 44 (2.76%) Retail Banking
9 33 (2.07%) Front Office
10 32 (2.00%) Investment Banking
11 31 (1.94%) Electronics
12 25 (1.57%) Legal
13 17 (1.06%) Advertising
14 8 (0.50%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (0.44%) Law
16 6 (0.38%) Back Office
17 4 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
17 4 (0.25%) Publishing
18 2 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 799 (50.03%) Developer
2 364 (22.79%) Blockchain Developer
3 182 (11.40%) Senior Developer
4 161 (10.08%) Java Developer
5 131 (8.20%) Blockchain Engineer
6 102 (6.39%) Software Engineer
7 90 (5.64%) Architect
8 85 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 85 (5.32%) Node.js Developer
9 75 (4.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 68 (4.26%) Backend Developer
11 65 (4.07%) Python Developer
12 64 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
13 62 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
14 59 (3.69%) Software Developer
15 57 (3.57%) C++ Developer
16 55 (3.44%) React Developer
17 50 (3.13%) .NET Developer
18 43 (2.69%) Angular Developer
18 43 (2.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (22.23%) Node.js
2 289 (18.10%) React
3 269 (16.84%) AngularJS
4 232 (14.53%) Smart Contracts
5 205 (12.84%) HTML
6 198 (12.40%) CSS
7 129 (8.08%) Web Services
8 125 (7.83%) REST
9 118 (7.39%) RESTful
10 98 (6.14%) .NET
11 90 (5.64%) Spring
12 88 (5.51%) web3js
13 72 (4.51%) Truffle
14 66 (4.13%) jQuery
15 65 (4.07%) WebSockets
16 64 (4.01%) Jest
17 62 (3.88%) HTML5
18 58 (3.63%) Spring Boot
19 56 (3.51%) J2EE
20 52 (3.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 308 (19.29%) Fintech
2 301 (18.85%) Bitcoin
3 250 (15.65%) Computer Science
4 149 (9.33%) Greenfield Project
5 81 (5.07%) User Experience
6 75 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (4.63%) Algorithms
8 72 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
9 64 (4.01%) Data Structures
10 55 (3.44%) Digital Currency
11 45 (2.82%) Mobile App
12 43 (2.69%) Virtual Team
13 39 (2.44%) Litecoin
14 36 (2.25%) Equities
15 35 (2.19%) Management Information System
16 28 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 27 (1.69%) Client/Server
17 27 (1.69%) Fixed Income
18 26 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 265 (16.59%) Linux
2 61 (3.82%) Windows
3 49 (3.07%) Unix
4 43 (2.69%) VMS
5 32 (2.00%) Android
6 28 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.56%) CentOS
9 7 (0.44%) Solaris
9 7 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.31%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.13%) Debian
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.063%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (25.30%) Cryptocurrency
3 249 (15.59%) Software Engineering
4 228 (14.28%) Test Automation
5 219 (13.71%) DevOps
6 191 (11.96%) Front End Development
7 189 (11.83%) TDD
8 171 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
8 171 (10.71%) Cryptography
9 169 (10.58%) Machine Learning
10 160 (10.02%) Microservices
11 118 (7.39%) Mathematics
12 113 (7.08%) Open Source
12 113 (7.08%) SDLC
13 110 (6.89%) Scrum
14 94 (5.89%) API Design
15 91 (5.70%) Change Management
16 89 (5.57%) API Development
16 89 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 547 (34.25%) Java
2 459 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 361 (22.60%) Python
4 292 (18.28%) C++
5 214 (13.40%) SQL
6 201 (12.59%) Solidity
7 181 (11.33%) Go
8 154 (9.64%) C#
9 113 (7.08%) ES6
10 89 (5.57%) Ruby
11 78 (4.88%) Scala
12 75 (4.70%) C
13 67 (4.20%) Java 8
14 65 (4.07%) TypeScript
15 46 (2.88%) Bash Shell
16 44 (2.76%) PHP
17 40 (2.50%) Java 9
18 32 (2.00%) Haskell
19 29 (1.82%) Objective-C
20 27 (1.69%) Rust
Qualifications
1 270 (16.91%) Degree
2 124 (7.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (5.70%) PhD
4 47 (2.94%) Master's Degree
5 15 (0.94%) MBA
6 11 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.44%) CISA
7 7 (0.44%) CISM
7 7 (0.44%) CISMP
7 7 (0.44%) CISSP
7 7 (0.44%) ISACA
7 7 (0.44%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.38%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.31%) CFA
10 4 (0.25%) RHCA
10 4 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.13%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.13%) RHCE
12 1 (0.063%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.20%) QA
2 9 (0.56%) PMO
3 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.38%) MiFID
5 2 (0.13%) EMIR
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.063%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.063%) HL7
System Software
1 248 (15.53%) Docker
2 67 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.44%) iptables
6 4 (0.25%) vSphere
7 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.13%) XenApp
8 1 (0.063%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 145 (9.08%) Kubernetes
2 102 (6.39%) Ansible
3 72 (4.51%) Docker Swarm
4 71 (4.45%) Puppet
5 68 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (1.94%) Terraform
7 7 (0.44%) Salt
8 5 (0.31%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.25%) Consul
9 4 (0.25%) Graphite
9 4 (0.25%) Mesos
10 3 (0.19%) Grafana
11 2 (0.13%) Marathon
11 2 (0.13%) Oozie
11 2 (0.13%) Packer
12 1 (0.063%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.063%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.063%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (4.07%) Google
2 48 (3.01%) Microsoft
3 30 (1.88%) Oracle
4 25 (1.57%) Hyperion
5 24 (1.50%) VMware
6 20 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 18 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 16 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 15 (0.94%) Cisco
10 14 (0.88%) Sybase
11 13 (0.81%) Cognizant
12 12 (0.75%) Facebook
12 12 (0.75%) Informatica
13 10 (0.63%) IBM
14 9 (0.56%) Tableau
15 4 (0.25%) DevExpress
15 4 (0.25%) Juniper
15 4 (0.25%) Splunk
15 4 (0.25%) Workday
16 3 (0.19%) Citrix