Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 518 570 431
Rank change year-on-year +52 -139 -10
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 279 455 967
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.41% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 1.51% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 322 402 810
Median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £112,375 £110,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%

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 18,259 30,208 39,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.95% 26.97% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15,210 25,119 33,178
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 7 March 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 7 March 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 +77 268 £80,000 - 45
South East +115 4 £65,000 +18.18% 4
North of England +50 2 £70,000 - 5
South West +22 2 £62,500 +19.05%
North West +47 1 £70,000 +86.67% 3
Yorkshire +23 1 £55,000 -48.84% 1
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 7 March 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.

1 146 (52.33%) Finance
2 112 (40.14%) Java
3 97 (34.77%) Kubernetes
4 91 (32.62%) DevOps
5 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
6 77 (27.60%) Fintech
7 73 (26.16%) Linux
8 68 (24.37%) Docker
9 64 (22.94%) Python
10 63 (22.58%) Azure
11 56 (20.07%) Test Automation
12 54 (19.35%) AWS
13 51 (18.28%) Software Engineering
14 49 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (16.49%) Cryptocurrency
16 40 (14.34%) Node.js
17 37 (13.26%) TDD
17 37 (13.26%) QA
17 37 (13.26%) C++
18 36 (12.90%) Microservices
18 36 (12.90%) R3 Corda
19 32 (11.47%) REST
20 30 (10.75%) Spring
20 30 (10.75%) Unix
20 30 (10.75%) Distributed Ledger
20 30 (10.75%) AngularJS
21 29 (10.39%) Windows
22 28 (10.04%) Ansible
23 26 (9.32%) Artificial Intelligence
24 25 (8.96%) React

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 20 (7.17%) Confluence
2 18 (6.45%) Ethereum
3 5 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.43%) Hyperledger
5 3 (1.08%) Apache
5 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.36%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Figma
1 1 (0.36%) InVision
1 1 (0.36%) Sketch
1 1 (0.36%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 36 (12.90%) R3 Corda
2 30 (10.75%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.36%) Quorum
Cloud Services
1 63 (22.58%) Azure
2 54 (19.35%) AWS
3 17 (6.09%) SaaS
4 16 (5.73%) GCP
5 9 (3.23%) Apigee
5 9 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.87%) iPaaS
7 5 (1.79%) Pulumi
8 4 (1.43%) GitHub
9 3 (1.08%) Serverless
10 2 (0.72%) Google Play
10 2 (0.72%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.36%) IaaS
11 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.23%) VPN
2 5 (1.79%) 5G
2 5 (1.79%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) Network Security
2 5 (1.79%) Parlay
3 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.08%) HTTP
4 3 (1.08%) WAN
5 2 (0.72%) CHAP
5 2 (0.72%) Firewall
5 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.72%) IPFS
6 1 (0.36%) BGP
6 1 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) MPLS
6 1 (0.36%) OSPF
6 1 (0.36%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.09%) MongoDB
2 14 (5.02%) Big Data
3 13 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (3.23%) MySQL
6 8 (2.87%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.15%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.08%) Redis
9 2 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.72%) Apache Ignite
9 2 (0.72%) DB2
9 2 (0.72%) LevelDB
9 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (7.89%) JMeter
1 22 (7.89%) LoadRunner
2 21 (7.53%) Jenkins
2 21 (7.53%) JIRA
3 20 (7.17%) Selenium
4 18 (6.45%) TestRail
5 7 (2.51%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.51%) IntelliJ
6 6 (2.15%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.79%) Protractor
7 5 (1.79%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.43%) Gatling
8 4 (1.43%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.08%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.72%) GitLab
11 1 (0.36%) Appium
11 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.36%) webpack
General
1 146 (52.33%) Finance
2 19 (6.81%) Banking
3 16 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.38%) Retail
5 6 (2.15%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) Front Office
6 4 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Legal
7 2 (0.72%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) iGaming
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (30.82%) Developer
2 44 (15.77%) Java Developer
3 39 (13.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (11.47%) Blockchain Developer
5 28 (10.04%) Architect
6 22 (7.89%) Angular Developer
7 18 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 18 (6.45%) QA Engineer
7 18 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (5.73%) Senior DevOps
8 16 (5.73%) Technical Architect
8 16 (5.73%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 15 (5.38%) Node.js Developer
9 15 (5.38%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.30%) Tester
11 11 (3.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.58%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (3.23%) C++ Developer
13 9 (3.23%) Security Architect
13 9 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.34%) Node.js
2 32 (11.47%) REST
3 30 (10.75%) AngularJS
3 30 (10.75%) Spring
4 25 (8.96%) React
5 22 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 20 (7.17%) Kafka
6 20 (7.17%) Web Services
7 16 (5.73%) OAuth
7 16 (5.73%) Spring Boot
8 13 (4.66%) RESTful
9 9 (3.23%) .NET
9 9 (3.23%) Java EE
10 8 (2.87%) CSS
10 8 (2.87%) HTML
11 7 (2.51%) OAuth2
12 6 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (2.15%) Smart Contracts
13 5 (1.79%) HTML5
13 5 (1.79%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.96%) Bitcoin
2 22 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.81%) PKI
4 15 (5.38%) Reinsurance
5 10 (3.58%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.87%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.51%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.51%) User Experience
9 6 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.79%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.43%) Cloud Native
12 3 (1.08%) Cyberattack
12 3 (1.08%) Online Games
12 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 2 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (26.16%) Linux
2 30 (10.75%) Unix
3 29 (10.39%) Windows
4 13 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.08%) Android
5 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.62%) DevOps
2 77 (27.60%) Fintech
3 56 (20.07%) Test Automation
4 51 (18.28%) Software Engineering
5 49 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (16.49%) Cryptocurrency
7 37 (13.26%) TDD
8 36 (12.90%) Microservices
9 26 (9.32%) Artificial Intelligence
10 25 (8.96%) SDET
11 23 (8.24%) Infrastructure as Code
12 22 (7.89%) Load Testing
13 21 (7.53%) Machine Learning
14 20 (7.17%) Analytics
14 20 (7.17%) DevSecOps
14 20 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (6.45%) Creative Thinking
16 18 (6.45%) Test Management
17 17 (6.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 112 (40.14%) Java
2 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 64 (22.94%) Python
4 37 (13.26%) C++
5 22 (7.89%) Go
5 22 (7.89%) Java 8
6 21 (7.53%) SQL
7 16 (5.73%) C
8 15 (5.38%) Solidity
9 13 (4.66%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.30%) Clojure
11 8 (2.87%) C#
11 8 (2.87%) Kotlin
12 7 (2.51%) Ruby
13 5 (1.79%) PHP
13 5 (1.79%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.72%) Rust
15 1 (0.36%) ES6
15 1 (0.36%) ES7
15 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (7.17%) Degree
2 13 (4.66%) CISSP
3 12 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.43%) CISM
4 4 (1.43%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.08%) CISA
6 2 (0.72%) ACCA
6 2 (0.72%) CGEIT
6 2 (0.72%) CIMA
6 2 (0.72%) FFIEC
6 2 (0.72%) SANS
7 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CEH
7 1 (0.36%) CRISC
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (0.36%) OSCP
7 1 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.26%) QA
2 18 (6.45%) NIST
3 10 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.08%) COBIT
4 3 (1.08%) GDPR
5 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.36%) EMIR
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.36%) MiFID
6 1 (0.36%) NIST 800
System Software
1 68 (24.37%) Docker
2 12 (4.30%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (3.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.72%) etcd
Systems Management
1 97 (34.77%) Kubernetes
2 28 (10.04%) Ansible
3 21 (7.53%) Terraform
4 18 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (4.66%) Puppet
6 8 (2.87%) CASB
7 2 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.36%) Grafana
8 1 (0.36%) Kibana
8 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (6.45%) HP
2 15 (5.38%) Guidewire
2 15 (5.38%) SAP
3 14 (5.02%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.51%) Google
5 4 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.08%) Progress
7 2 (0.72%) Citrix
7 2 (0.72%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.36%) Centrify
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco
8 1 (0.36%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.36%) OneLogin
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle
8 1 (0.36%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.36%) VMware