Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 525 989
Rank change year-on-year +159 +464 +293
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 1,270 893 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 0.53% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.98% 1.76% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 952 759 169
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

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 42,617 50,824 52,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.75% 30.25% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35,201 42,273 45,114
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,375 £30,000 £29,685
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +81 1,079 £72,500 +7.41% 143
South East +101 89 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South West +35 32 £57,500 +4.55% 4
East of England +63 31 £77,500 -3.13% 4
North of England +41 23 £50,000 -23.08% 11
North West +41 23 £50,000 -23.08% 8
Midlands +39 16 £75,000 +50.00% 4
West Midlands +34 11 £70,000 +73.37% 3
East Midlands +14 5 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 441 (34.72%) Java
2 430 (33.86%) Finance
3 364 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
4 354 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 310 (24.41%) Python
5 310 (24.41%) Cryptocurrency
6 299 (23.54%) Ethereum
7 273 (21.50%) Amazon AWS
8 270 (21.26%) Node.js
9 237 (18.66%) Fintech
10 231 (18.19%) C++
11 216 (17.01%) Degree
12 212 (16.69%) React
13 210 (16.54%) Software Engineering
13 210 (16.54%) Linux
14 206 (16.22%) DevOps
14 206 (16.22%) AngularJS
15 203 (15.98%) Bitcoin
16 202 (15.91%) Docker
17 201 (15.83%) Computer Science
18 172 (13.54%) Artificial Intelligence
19 170 (13.39%) Go
20 165 (12.99%) Banking
21 162 (12.76%) Test Automation
21 162 (12.76%) Smart Contracts
22 161 (12.68%) SQL
23 160 (12.60%) Cryptography
24 158 (12.44%) CSS
25 157 (12.36%) Machine Learning
26 153 (12.05%) HTML

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
1 299 (23.54%) Ethereum
2 48 (3.78%) Hyperledger
3 26 (2.05%) Apache Spark
3 26 (2.05%) CMS
4 24 (1.89%) Apache
5 18 (1.42%) Confluence
6 17 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.02%) WordPress
8 7 (0.55%) Mule
9 5 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.31%) Gunicorn
10 4 (0.31%) JBoss
10 4 (0.31%) nginx
11 3 (0.24%) IIS
11 3 (0.24%) SAS
12 2 (0.16%) Jetty
12 2 (0.16%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.16%) Tornado
13 1 (0.079%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.079%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.31%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.079%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 137 (10.79%) Distributed Ledger
2 35 (2.76%) Ripple
3 12 (0.94%) R3 Corda
4 5 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.16%) Quorum
Cloud Services
1 273 (21.50%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (8.50%) GitHub
4 56 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 47 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 44 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
7 42 (3.31%) Amazon S3
8 25 (1.97%) SaaS
9 17 (1.34%) PaaS
10 14 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
10 14 (1.10%) Serverless
11 10 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (0.71%) IaaS
13 8 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.63%) CloudFront
13 8 (0.63%) Slack
14 6 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.91%) NFC
2 25 (1.97%) HTTP
2 25 (1.97%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 19 (1.50%) Internet
4 18 (1.42%) Network Security
5 12 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 10 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.71%) IPFS
8 6 (0.47%) Firewall
9 5 (0.39%) DNS
10 4 (0.31%) Skype
11 3 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.16%) DHCP
12 2 (0.16%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.16%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.16%) VPN
13 1 (0.079%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (10.39%) NoSQL
2 93 (7.32%) Big Data
3 83 (6.54%) MySQL
4 73 (5.75%) Redis
5 70 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 26 (2.05%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 22 (1.73%) SQL Server
10 21 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.34%) Data Mining
13 10 (0.79%) Power BI
14 9 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
14 9 (0.71%) QlikView
15 8 (0.63%) RethinkDB
15 8 (0.63%) VoltDB
16 7 (0.55%) Apache Hive
16 7 (0.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 151 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 54 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 40 (3.15%) Selenium
4 36 (2.83%) JIRA
4 36 (2.83%) Mocha
5 30 (2.36%) Maven
6 27 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 23 (1.81%) Protractor
8 17 (1.34%) Gradle
8 17 (1.34%) Jasmine
9 16 (1.26%) CMake
9 16 (1.26%) TeamCity
10 15 (1.18%) JUnit
11 13 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
12 12 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (0.79%) Bitbucket
13 10 (0.79%) git-flow
14 9 (0.71%) NUnit
15 8 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 430 (33.86%) Finance
2 165 (12.99%) Banking
3 75 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 70 (5.51%) Retail
5 57 (4.49%) Marketing
6 47 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 44 (3.46%) Games
8 39 (3.07%) Retail Banking
9 32 (2.52%) Electronics
10 26 (2.05%) Front Office
11 25 (1.97%) Investment Banking
12 20 (1.57%) Advertising
13 18 (1.42%) Legal
14 12 (0.94%) Law
15 9 (0.71%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
17 6 (0.47%) Back Office
17 6 (0.47%) Military
17 6 (0.47%) Publishing
18 4 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 587 (46.22%) Developer
2 289 (22.76%) Blockchain Developer
3 127 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 119 (9.37%) Blockchain Engineer
5 100 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 80 (6.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 66 (5.20%) Software Engineer
8 61 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
9 60 (4.72%) Architect
10 59 (4.65%) C++ Developer
11 49 (3.86%) Backend Developer
12 48 (3.78%) Consultant
13 44 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
13 44 (3.46%) Node.js Developer
14 42 (3.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 40 (3.15%) Software Developer
16 39 (3.07%) React Developer
17 36 (2.83%) Python Developer
18 33 (2.60%) Analyst
19 31 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (21.26%) Node.js
2 212 (16.69%) React
3 206 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 162 (12.76%) Smart Contracts
5 158 (12.44%) CSS
6 153 (12.05%) HTML
7 110 (8.66%) Web Services
8 100 (7.87%) REST
9 87 (6.85%) RESTful
10 70 (5.51%) .NET
11 68 (5.35%) Spring
12 67 (5.28%) web3js
13 57 (4.49%) jQuery
14 47 (3.70%) J2EE
15 45 (3.54%) Truffle
16 44 (3.46%) Jest
17 42 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (2.76%) J2SE
18 35 (2.76%) Sass
18 35 (2.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 237 (18.66%) Fintech
2 203 (15.98%) Bitcoin
3 110 (8.66%) Greenfield Project
4 87 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (5.59%) Algorithms
6 66 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
7 61 (4.80%) Data Structures
8 48 (3.78%) User Experience
9 39 (3.07%) Virtual Team
10 35 (2.76%) Mobile App
11 34 (2.68%) Digital Currency
11 34 (2.68%) Litecoin
12 33 (2.60%) Blog
13 29 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (2.28%) Mobile Payment
14 27 (2.13%) Contactless
14 27 (2.13%) EMV
14 27 (2.13%) Smartcard
15 25 (1.97%) Equities
16 23 (1.81%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 210 (16.54%) Linux
2 40 (3.15%) Windows
3 36 (2.83%) Android
4 35 (2.76%) Unix
5 32 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.97%) VMS
7 4 (0.31%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.24%) Solaris
8 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.079%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (24.41%) Cryptocurrency
3 210 (16.54%) Software Engineering
4 206 (16.22%) DevOps
5 201 (15.83%) Computer Science
6 172 (13.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 162 (12.76%) Test Automation
8 160 (12.60%) Cryptography
9 157 (12.36%) Machine Learning
10 142 (11.18%) Microservices
11 122 (9.61%) TDD
12 114 (8.98%) Front End Development
13 95 (7.48%) Mathematics
14 94 (7.40%) Open Source
14 94 (7.40%) SDLC
15 92 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
16 80 (6.30%) Analytics
17 67 (5.28%) Creative Thinking
17 67 (5.28%) Scrum
18 64 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 441 (34.72%) Java
2 354 (27.87%) JavaScript
3 310 (24.41%) Python
4 231 (18.19%) C++
5 170 (13.39%) Go
6 161 (12.68%) SQL
7 141 (11.10%) Solidity
8 113 (8.90%) C#
9 72 (5.67%) Ruby
10 65 (5.12%) ES6
11 59 (4.65%) Scala
12 58 (4.57%) Bash Shell
13 47 (3.70%) C
14 45 (3.54%) Java 8
14 45 (3.54%) PHP
15 43 (3.39%) TypeScript
16 29 (2.28%) Kotlin
17 28 (2.20%) Haskell
18 25 (1.97%) Java 9
18 25 (1.97%) Rust
Qualifications
1 216 (17.01%) Degree
2 89 (7.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (4.72%) PhD
4 40 (3.15%) Master's Degree
5 18 (1.42%) MBA
6 16 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.47%) CFA
7 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.47%) Postgraduate
7 6 (0.47%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.31%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.24%) PMP
10 1 (0.079%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.079%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.079%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.35%) QA
2 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.24%) PMO
3 3 (0.24%) PSD2
3 3 (0.24%) SEPA
3 3 (0.24%) TARGET2
4 1 (0.079%) EMIR
4 1 (0.079%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.079%) HL7
4 1 (0.079%) MiFID
4 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 202 (15.91%) Docker
2 57 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.079%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 123 (9.69%) Kubernetes
2 88 (6.93%) Ansible
3 59 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (4.57%) Puppet
5 51 (4.02%) Docker Swarm
6 32 (2.52%) Terraform
7 7 (0.55%) Salt
8 4 (0.31%) Consul
8 4 (0.31%) Grafana
8 4 (0.31%) Graphite
8 4 (0.31%) Mesos
9 3 (0.24%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.24%) Rancher
10 2 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.16%) Marathon
10 2 (0.16%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.079%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.079%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (0.079%) Oozie
Vendors
1 75 (5.91%) Google
2 41 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 27 (2.13%) Hyperion
4 24 (1.89%) Oracle
5 22 (1.73%) Cognizant
6 15 (1.18%) IBM
7 13 (1.02%) VMware
8 12 (0.94%) Tableau
8 12 (0.94%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.87%) WorldPay
10 9 (0.71%) Informatica
11 8 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.63%) Cloudera
11 8 (0.63%) Splunk
12 5 (0.39%) Facebook
12 5 (0.39%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.39%) Sybase
13 3 (0.24%) Cisco
13 3 (0.24%) FIS
13 3 (0.24%) SAP