Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 474 280 677
Rank change year-on-year -194 +397 +458
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 805 1,940 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 1.20% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 3.94% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 624 1,615 488
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +2.19% +5.38%
10th Percentile £46,625 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% +3.85%

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 36,732 49,188 50,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.45% 30.40% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30,451 40,250 42,994
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -153 624 £80,000 +6.67% 77
South East +76 119 £66,250 +24.41% 12
South West -40 25 £57,500 +4.55%
North of England -8 22 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West +20 13 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Yorkshire +4 9 £110,000 +300.00%
Midlands +37 8 £75,000 +17.65% 1
West Midlands +21 8 £75,000 -6.25% 1
East of England +66 4 £107,500 +48.28% 4
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 334 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (36.27%) Java
3 291 (36.15%) Finance
4 245 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 211 (26.21%) Python
6 205 (25.47%) Fintech
7 199 (24.72%) Amazon AWS
8 180 (22.36%) DevOps
9 177 (21.99%) Docker
10 150 (18.63%) Software Engineering
11 135 (16.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 134 (16.65%) Machine Learning
13 130 (16.15%) Degree
14 120 (14.91%) Microservices
15 119 (14.78%) Open Source
16 114 (14.16%) Banking
17 111 (13.79%) JavaScript
18 106 (13.17%) AngularJS
19 101 (12.55%) Analytics
20 98 (12.17%) Node.js
21 94 (11.68%) Git (software)
21 94 (11.68%) Cryptography
22 93 (11.55%) SQL
22 93 (11.55%) Big Data
23 92 (11.43%) Kubernetes
24 89 (11.06%) Spring
24 89 (11.06%) TDD
25 86 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
25 86 (10.68%) React
26 84 (10.43%) .NET

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 66 (8.20%) Hyperledger
2 57 (7.08%) Ethereum
3 52 (6.46%) Apache Spark
4 35 (4.35%) Confluence
5 14 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.87%) WordPress
7 2 (0.25%) WildFly
8 1 (0.12%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.12%) CMS
8 1 (0.12%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.12%) JBoss
8 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.37%) Chatbot
2 11 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.50%) Sketch
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.25%) InVision
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.12%) Figma
6 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 66 (8.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 25 (3.11%) R3 Corda
3 9 (1.12%) Quorum
4 7 (0.87%) MultiChain
5 5 (0.62%) Ripple
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.12%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 199 (24.72%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (16.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (7.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (2.73%) SaaS
4 22 (2.73%) Serverless
5 18 (2.24%) GitHub
6 15 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (1.74%) G Suite
7 14 (1.74%) Office 365
8 12 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (1.49%) Amazon S3
9 9 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.87%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.87%) Trello
11 6 (0.75%) DigitalOcean
11 6 (0.75%) IaaS
11 6 (0.75%) PaaS
12 5 (0.62%) Power Platform
13 4 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.35%) Internet
2 24 (2.98%) NFC
3 21 (2.61%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 19 (2.36%) Firewall
4 19 (2.36%) HTTP
5 17 (2.11%) WAN
6 16 (1.99%) IPFS
7 14 (1.74%) MPLS
7 14 (1.74%) Unified Communications
8 7 (0.87%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.37%) LAN
9 3 (0.37%) Network Security
10 2 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.25%) VPN
11 1 (0.12%) FIX Connectivity
11 1 (0.12%) Skype
11 1 (0.12%) SSH
11 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (11.55%) Big Data
2 59 (7.33%) NoSQL
3 44 (5.47%) Hadoop
3 44 (5.47%) MongoDB
4 29 (3.60%) MySQL
5 28 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 28 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.11%) Apache Hive
7 8 (0.99%) Redis
8 7 (0.87%) BigQuery
8 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.62%) DTS
9 5 (0.62%) Power BI
10 4 (0.50%) QlikView
11 3 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.37%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 94 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 76 (9.44%) JIRA
3 54 (6.71%) Jenkins
4 27 (3.35%) Bitbucket
5 18 (2.24%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.11%) Gradle
7 16 (1.99%) GitLab
7 16 (1.99%) Selenium
8 11 (1.37%) Subversion
8 11 (1.37%) webpack
9 10 (1.24%) Maven
10 9 (1.12%) JMeter
11 8 (0.99%) Robot Framework
12 7 (0.87%) JUnit
12 7 (0.87%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.87%) TestRail
13 6 (0.75%) git-flow
14 5 (0.62%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 291 (36.15%) Finance
2 114 (14.16%) Banking
3 63 (7.83%) Retail
4 61 (7.58%) Marketing
5 44 (5.47%) Financial Institution
6 30 (3.73%) Telecoms
7 25 (3.11%) Electronics
8 22 (2.73%) Retail Banking
9 18 (2.24%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.86%) Law
11 14 (1.74%) Games
12 13 (1.61%) Advertising
13 9 (1.12%) Back Office
14 6 (0.75%) Billing
14 6 (0.75%) Front Office
14 6 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.75%) Publishing
15 5 (0.62%) Legal
16 3 (0.37%) Automotive
17 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 269 (33.42%) Developer
2 71 (8.82%) Java Developer
3 66 (8.20%) Blockchain Developer
4 59 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 59 (7.33%) Senior Developer
5 56 (6.96%) Consultant
6 44 (5.47%) Software Engineer
7 37 (4.60%) Architect
8 36 (4.47%) Blockchain Engineer
9 34 (4.22%) Senior Consultant
10 31 (3.85%) Python Developer
11 29 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 27 (3.35%) Project Manager
13 26 (3.23%) Sales Director
14 24 (2.98%) Analyst
14 24 (2.98%) Java Engineer
15 23 (2.86%) .NET Developer
16 22 (2.73%) Payments Consultant
16 22 (2.73%) Senior Payments Consultant
16 22 (2.73%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (13.17%) AngularJS
2 98 (12.17%) Node.js
3 89 (11.06%) Spring
4 86 (10.68%) React
5 84 (10.43%) .NET
6 78 (9.69%) RESTful
7 55 (6.83%) Web Services
8 54 (6.71%) CSS
8 54 (6.71%) HTML
9 46 (5.71%) REST
10 38 (4.72%) Spring Boot
11 30 (3.73%) OAuth
11 30 (3.73%) Smart Contracts
12 29 (3.60%) .NET Core
13 25 (3.11%) CSS3
13 25 (3.11%) Spring Cloud
14 23 (2.86%) Akka
14 23 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
14 23 (2.86%) scikit-learn
15 22 (2.73%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 49 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
4 45 (5.59%) Bitcoin
5 39 (4.84%) User Experience
6 34 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (4.10%) Data Structures
8 31 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
9 29 (3.60%) Public Cloud
10 26 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
11 25 (3.11%) Digital Signage
12 23 (2.86%) Internet of Things
13 22 (2.73%) Contactless
13 22 (2.73%) EMV
13 22 (2.73%) Private Cloud
13 22 (2.73%) Robotics
13 22 (2.73%) Smartcard
14 20 (2.48%) Cloud Native
15 16 (1.99%) Mobile App
16 15 (1.86%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 78 (9.69%) Linux
2 25 (3.11%) Windows
3 20 (2.48%) Unix
4 6 (0.75%) Mac OS
5 5 (0.62%) Android
6 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 205 (25.47%) Fintech
4 180 (22.36%) DevOps
5 150 (18.63%) Software Engineering
6 134 (16.65%) Machine Learning
7 120 (14.91%) Microservices
8 119 (14.78%) Open Source
9 101 (12.55%) Analytics
10 94 (11.68%) Cryptography
11 89 (11.06%) TDD
12 72 (8.94%) Test Automation
13 70 (8.70%) Computer Science
13 70 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
14 66 (8.20%) Cryptocurrency
15 60 (7.45%) Product Management
16 59 (7.33%) SDLC
17 56 (6.96%) Front End Development
18 52 (6.46%) Collaborative Working
19 51 (6.34%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 292 (36.27%) Java
2 211 (26.21%) Python
3 111 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 93 (11.55%) SQL
5 71 (8.82%) Go
6 69 (8.57%) C#
7 50 (6.21%) Kotlin
8 48 (5.96%) Bash Shell
9 45 (5.59%) Scala
10 44 (5.47%) Java 8
11 43 (5.34%) C++
12 35 (4.35%) Solidity
13 22 (2.73%) Java 9
14 19 (2.36%) Shell Script
15 18 (2.24%) Rust
16 17 (2.11%) C
17 16 (1.99%) Perl
17 16 (1.99%) TypeScript
18 15 (1.86%) PHP
19 10 (1.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 130 (16.15%) Degree
2 38 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.24%) PhD
6 9 (1.12%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.62%) MBA
8 3 (0.37%) ISEB
8 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.12%) CCIE
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.12%) IIBA
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.47%) QA
2 9 (1.12%) GDPR
3 7 (0.87%) PSD2
4 6 (0.75%) TickIT
5 4 (0.50%) COBIT
5 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.25%) PMO
7 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 177 (21.99%) Docker
2 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (11.43%) Kubernetes
2 75 (9.32%) Terraform
3 64 (7.95%) Ansible
4 16 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.99%) Puppet
5 15 (1.86%) Rancher
6 14 (1.74%) Kibana
7 10 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (1.24%) Salt
8 7 (0.87%) HAProxy
8 7 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.62%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.50%) Grafana
11 2 (0.25%) Graphite
11 2 (0.25%) Packer
12 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 32 (3.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.48%) Google
3 22 (2.73%) Hyperion
4 20 (2.48%) Cognizant
5 17 (2.11%) Intel
6 14 (1.74%) Cloudera
6 14 (1.74%) IBM
6 14 (1.74%) Oracle
7 11 (1.37%) Databricks
8 9 (1.12%) Cisco
8 9 (1.12%) F5
8 9 (1.12%) Tableau
9 8 (0.99%) WSO2
10 7 (0.87%) HP
10 7 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.75%) Juniper
12 5 (0.62%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.62%) SAP
12 5 (0.62%) Splunk
12 5 (0.62%) VMware