Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 421 391 863
Rank change year-on-year -30 +472 +334
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 974 1,299 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.71% 0.79% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.49% 2.56% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1,101 228
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £39,625
90th Percentile £113,500 £102,500 £94,125
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%

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 39,148 50,652 48,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.38% 30.73% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32,522 42,652 42,180
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 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 -50 780 £77,500 +10.71% 111
South East +101 106 £70,000 +36.59% 12
South West +15 33 £57,500 +4.55% 4
North of England +41 21 £50,000 +17.65% 8
East of England +70 18 £77,500 +44.19% 6
Midlands +52 15 £85,000 +54.55%
North West +46 14 £50,000 -23.08% 4
West Midlands - 12 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +28 7 £110,000 +300.00% 1
East Midlands +28 3 £85,000 +54.55%
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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.

1 348 (35.73%) Finance
2 334 (34.29%) Java
3 328 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (25.36%) Artificial Intelligence
5 233 (23.92%) Python
6 210 (21.56%) Fintech
7 195 (20.02%) DevOps
8 191 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
9 158 (16.22%) Software Engineering
10 156 (16.02%) Node.js
11 155 (15.91%) Machine Learning
12 153 (15.71%) JavaScript
13 150 (15.40%) Degree
14 142 (14.58%) Docker
15 141 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
16 136 (13.96%) Banking
17 133 (13.66%) Ethereum
18 130 (13.35%) C++
19 128 (13.14%) Distributed Ledger
20 127 (13.04%) AngularJS
21 123 (12.63%) Cryptocurrency
22 115 (11.81%) Big Data
23 110 (11.29%) Kubernetes
24 108 (11.09%) SQL
25 104 (10.68%) Go
26 103 (10.57%) Cryptography
27 102 (10.47%) Analytics
27 102 (10.47%) React
28 98 (10.06%) Computer Science
29 96 (9.86%) Microservices

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
1 133 (13.66%) Ethereum
2 54 (5.54%) Hyperledger
3 40 (4.11%) Apache Spark
4 22 (2.26%) Confluence
5 14 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.23%) Apache
7 8 (0.82%) WordPress
8 3 (0.31%) SAS
9 2 (0.21%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.21%) Gunicorn
9 2 (0.21%) Mule
10 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.10%) IIS
10 1 (0.10%) JBoss
10 1 (0.10%) Jetty
10 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.82%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 128 (13.14%) Distributed Ledger
2 34 (3.49%) R3 Corda
3 9 (0.92%) Ripple
4 3 (0.31%) Quorum
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 191 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 46 (4.72%) GitHub
5 23 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (2.26%) Serverless
7 21 (2.16%) Amazon S3
7 21 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (2.05%) SaaS
9 19 (1.95%) IaaS
10 17 (1.75%) PaaS
11 16 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
13 8 (0.82%) Apigee
14 6 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.62%) CloudFront
14 6 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
14 6 (0.62%) Slack
15 5 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.18%) Internet
2 26 (2.67%) NFC
3 14 (1.44%) HTTP
4 12 (1.23%) Network Security
4 12 (1.23%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 11 (1.13%) IPFS
6 7 (0.72%) Firewall
6 7 (0.72%) LAN
6 7 (0.72%) WAN
7 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
8 3 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.21%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.10%) DHCP
10 1 (0.10%) DNS
10 1 (0.10%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (11.81%) Big Data
2 72 (7.39%) NoSQL
3 37 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 35 (3.59%) Hadoop
5 28 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (2.77%) MySQL
7 18 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (1.75%) Apache Hive
9 14 (1.44%) Redis
10 11 (1.13%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.13%) SAP HANA
11 10 (1.03%) VoltDB
12 9 (0.92%) CockroachDB
12 9 (0.92%) Power BI
13 8 (0.82%) Electronic Patient Records
13 8 (0.82%) RethinkDB
14 7 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
15 5 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.51%) QlikView
16 4 (0.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 73 (7.49%) Git (software)
2 71 (7.29%) JIRA
3 64 (6.57%) Jenkins
4 23 (2.36%) Selenium
5 21 (2.16%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.23%) Gradle
6 12 (1.23%) Maven
7 10 (1.03%) Bitbucket
8 9 (0.92%) GitLab
9 8 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.72%) CMake
10 7 (0.72%) JUnit
10 7 (0.72%) webpack
11 6 (0.62%) CircleCI
11 6 (0.62%) git-flow
12 4 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.41%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.31%) Mocha
General
1 348 (35.73%) Finance
2 136 (13.96%) Banking
3 84 (8.62%) Retail
4 63 (6.47%) Marketing
5 42 (4.31%) Financial Institution
6 40 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 32 (3.29%) Retail Banking
8 31 (3.18%) Investment Banking
9 28 (2.87%) Electronics
10 24 (2.46%) Games
11 21 (2.16%) Law
12 19 (1.95%) Advertising
13 16 (1.64%) Military
14 13 (1.33%) Legal
15 8 (0.82%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.82%) Publishing
16 7 (0.72%) Front Office
17 4 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.31%) French Language
18 3 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 331 (33.98%) Developer
2 136 (13.96%) Blockchain Developer
3 98 (10.06%) Java Developer
4 72 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 71 (7.29%) Blockchain Engineer
6 58 (5.95%) Consultant
7 46 (4.72%) Senior Developer
8 40 (4.11%) Software Engineer
9 39 (4.00%) Architect
10 36 (3.70%) Analyst
11 34 (3.49%) Senior Consultant
12 30 (3.08%) C++ Developer
13 29 (2.98%) Python Engineer
14 28 (2.87%) Full Stack Developer
15 27 (2.77%) Software Developer
16 26 (2.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
16 26 (2.67%) Payments Consultant
16 26 (2.67%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
16 26 (2.67%) Senior Payments Consultant
17 25 (2.57%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (16.02%) Node.js
2 127 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 102 (10.47%) React
4 77 (7.91%) .NET
5 69 (7.08%) Spring
6 63 (6.47%) HTML
7 61 (6.26%) CSS
8 51 (5.24%) Smart Contracts
9 41 (4.21%) REST
10 40 (4.11%) Spring Boot
11 35 (3.59%) Web Services
12 31 (3.18%) RESTful
13 29 (2.98%) .NET Core
14 24 (2.46%) Kafka
15 20 (2.05%) ASP.NET
16 19 (1.95%) STL
17 18 (1.85%) jQuery
18 17 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
19 16 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
19 16 (1.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 210 (21.56%) Fintech
2 88 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
4 76 (7.80%) Bitcoin
5 57 (5.85%) Algorithms
6 48 (4.93%) Data Structures
7 46 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
8 38 (3.90%) User Experience
9 37 (3.80%) Robotics
10 35 (3.59%) Virtual Team
11 30 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 29 (2.98%) Blog
13 27 (2.77%) Mobile Payment
14 26 (2.67%) Contactless
14 26 (2.67%) EMV
14 26 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (2.67%) Smartcard
15 20 (2.05%) Hedge funds
16 17 (1.75%) Digital Signage
17 15 (1.54%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 90 (9.24%) Linux
2 35 (3.59%) Windows
3 27 (2.77%) Android
4 25 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.54%) Unix
6 6 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (25.36%) Artificial Intelligence
3 195 (20.02%) DevOps
4 158 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 155 (15.91%) Machine Learning
6 123 (12.63%) Cryptocurrency
7 103 (10.57%) Cryptography
8 102 (10.47%) Analytics
9 98 (10.06%) Computer Science
10 96 (9.86%) Microservices
10 96 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
11 94 (9.65%) TDD
12 90 (9.24%) Open Source
13 78 (8.01%) Test Automation
14 74 (7.60%) Cybersecurity
15 60 (6.16%) Creative Thinking
15 60 (6.16%) Mathematics
16 56 (5.75%) SDLC
17 55 (5.65%) Business Development
18 53 (5.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 334 (34.29%) Java
2 233 (23.92%) Python
3 153 (15.71%) JavaScript
4 130 (13.35%) C++
5 108 (11.09%) SQL
6 104 (10.68%) Go
7 74 (7.60%) C#
8 55 (5.65%) Solidity
9 53 (5.44%) Java 8
10 47 (4.83%) Kotlin
11 42 (4.31%) Bash Shell
12 37 (3.80%) C
13 32 (3.29%) Java 9
14 31 (3.18%) Scala
15 18 (1.85%) Ruby
16 17 (1.75%) TypeScript
17 14 (1.44%) PHP
18 13 (1.33%) Haskell
19 10 (1.03%) Shell Script
20 9 (0.92%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 150 (15.40%) Degree
2 50 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.08%) PhD
4 16 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
5 12 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.13%) MBA
7 8 (0.82%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.51%) CCIE
9 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.41%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.41%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.31%) CFA
11 3 (0.31%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.31%) ISEB
11 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.31%) PMP
12 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.10%) CCNA
13 1 (0.10%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.93%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) COBIT
3 4 (0.41%) GDPR
3 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.31%) PSD2
4 3 (0.31%) SEPA
4 3 (0.31%) TARGET2
5 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
5 1 (0.10%) MiFID
5 1 (0.10%) PMO
5 1 (0.10%) TickIT
System Software
1 142 (14.58%) Docker
2 23 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 110 (11.29%) Kubernetes
2 74 (7.60%) Ansible
3 52 (5.34%) Terraform
4 26 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (2.57%) Puppet
6 12 (1.23%) Kibana
7 11 (1.13%) Grafana
8 8 (0.82%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.41%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.41%) Rancher
10 3 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.31%) Graphite
10 3 (0.31%) Mesos
11 2 (0.21%) Marathon
12 1 (0.10%) LiteSpeed
12 1 (0.10%) Oozie
12 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (4.83%) Google
2 41 (4.21%) Cognizant
2 41 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 26 (2.67%) Hyperion
4 22 (2.26%) IBM
5 18 (1.85%) Cloudera
6 15 (1.54%) SAP
7 14 (1.44%) Cisco
7 14 (1.44%) Oracle
7 14 (1.44%) WorldPay
8 13 (1.33%) F5
8 13 (1.33%) Tableau
9 11 (1.13%) Juniper
9 11 (1.13%) Splunk
10 10 (1.03%) webMethods
11 9 (0.92%) VMware
12 7 (0.72%) Alteryx
13 6 (0.62%) Databricks
14 5 (0.51%) WSO2
15 4 (0.41%) Xamarin