Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 629 1108
Rank change year-on-year +344 +479 -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 1,870 638 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.19% 0.39% 0.068%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 1.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 548 118
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -

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 47,382 50,517 55,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.03% 30.50% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38,751 42,377 48,239
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +245 1,648 £75,000 +7.14% 130
South East +59 72 £50,000 +42.86% 4
South West +60 65 £57,500 +27.78% 5
North of England +75 39 £47,500 - 1
North West +53 34 £47,500 -
East of England - 23 £72,500 - 6
Midlands +4 21 £77,500 +40.91% 3
West Midlands +41 13 £80,000 +98.14% 3
East Midlands -14 8 £52,500 -12.50%
Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 - 1
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 802 (42.89%) Finance
2 606 (32.41%) Java
3 581 (31.07%) JavaScript
4 546 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
5 425 (22.73%) Node.js
6 420 (22.46%) Cryptocurrency
7 398 (21.28%) Banking
8 392 (20.96%) Ethereum
9 381 (20.37%) Python
10 369 (19.73%) Amazon AWS
11 341 (18.24%) Linux
12 335 (17.91%) AngularJS
12 335 (17.91%) React
13 330 (17.65%) Bitcoin
14 324 (17.33%) Fintech
15 307 (16.42%) SQL
16 296 (15.83%) Docker
17 282 (15.08%) Test Automation
18 280 (14.97%) Smart Contracts
19 277 (14.81%) Git (software)
20 273 (14.60%) HTML
20 273 (14.60%) C++
21 270 (14.44%) Degree
22 269 (14.39%) Computer Science
23 266 (14.22%) Software Engineering
24 263 (14.06%) Front End Development
25 255 (13.64%) CSS
26 244 (13.05%) DevOps
27 242 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
28 240 (12.83%) NoSQL

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
1 392 (20.96%) Ethereum
2 59 (3.16%) Hyperledger
3 39 (2.09%) Confluence
4 31 (1.66%) CMS
5 23 (1.23%) Apache
5 23 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 19 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 13 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 12 (0.64%) WordPress
10 9 (0.48%) JBoss
10 9 (0.48%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.37%) Gunicorn
12 5 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.21%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.21%) nginx
13 4 (0.21%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.16%) Drupal
14 3 (0.16%) Tornado
Applications
1 30 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.21%) InVision
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 202 (10.80%) Distributed Ledger
2 48 (2.57%) Ripple
3 18 (0.96%) R3 Corda
4 13 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.16%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.053%) Quorum
6 1 (0.053%) Ripple XRP
Cloud Services
1 369 (19.73%) Amazon AWS
2 242 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 213 (11.39%) GitHub
4 114 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
5 72 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 68 (3.64%) Amazon S3
7 54 (2.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 26 (1.39%) SaaS
9 19 (1.02%) Office 365
10 18 (0.96%) Slack
11 17 (0.91%) Trello
12 13 (0.70%) PaaS
13 10 (0.53%) Heroku
13 10 (0.53%) npm
13 10 (0.53%) Serverless
14 9 (0.48%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.32%) Cloudflare
17 5 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.76%) NFC
2 32 (1.71%) Internet
3 29 (1.55%) HTTP
4 28 (1.50%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 25 (1.34%) Firewall
6 20 (1.07%) Network Security
7 12 (0.64%) Bluetooth
8 11 (0.59%) DNS
9 10 (0.53%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.37%) LAN
10 7 (0.37%) WAN
11 6 (0.32%) DHCP
12 5 (0.27%) Skype
13 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.16%) IPFS
14 2 (0.11%) DMZ
14 2 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
14 2 (0.11%) VPLS
14 2 (0.11%) VPN
14 2 (0.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (12.83%) NoSQL
2 171 (9.14%) PostgreSQL
3 164 (8.77%) Redis
4 159 (8.50%) MySQL
5 128 (6.84%) Big Data
6 48 (2.57%) MongoDB
7 46 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 45 (2.41%) SQL Server
9 28 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 16 (0.86%) Neo4j
12 15 (0.80%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.43%) Power BI
13 8 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
13 8 (0.43%) QlikView
14 7 (0.37%) VoltDB
15 6 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 277 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 83 (4.44%) JIRA
3 81 (4.33%) Jenkins
3 81 (4.33%) Mocha
4 71 (3.80%) Maven
4 71 (3.80%) Selenium
5 39 (2.09%) webpack
6 36 (1.93%) Gradle
7 34 (1.82%) Protractor
8 32 (1.71%) Cucumber
9 30 (1.60%) SoapUI
10 27 (1.44%) JUnit
11 24 (1.28%) Grunt
11 24 (1.28%) gulp
12 22 (1.18%) git-flow
13 21 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (1.07%) NUnit
14 20 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
15 19 (1.02%) TeamCity
16 18 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 802 (42.89%) Finance
2 398 (21.28%) Banking
3 134 (7.17%) Telecoms
4 84 (4.49%) Financial Institution
5 76 (4.06%) Games
6 54 (2.89%) Retail
7 49 (2.62%) Retail Banking
8 42 (2.25%) Front Office
9 38 (2.03%) Marketing
10 32 (1.71%) Investment Banking
11 29 (1.55%) Electronics
12 21 (1.12%) Legal
13 15 (0.80%) Advertising
14 7 (0.37%) Law
15 5 (0.27%) Digital Economy
16 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.21%) Publishing
17 3 (0.16%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 977 (52.25%) Developer
2 400 (21.39%) Blockchain Developer
3 240 (12.83%) Senior Developer
4 186 (9.95%) Java Developer
5 149 (7.97%) Blockchain Engineer
6 117 (6.26%) Node.js Developer
7 112 (5.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 111 (5.94%) Software Engineer
9 104 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 89 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 84 (4.49%) Architect
12 81 (4.33%) Backend Developer
13 77 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
14 72 (3.85%) React Developer
15 71 (3.80%) .NET Developer
16 70 (3.74%) Python Developer
17 66 (3.53%) C# Developer
18 65 (3.48%) Analyst
19 59 (3.16%) Software Developer
20 56 (2.99%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (22.73%) Node.js
2 335 (17.91%) AngularJS
2 335 (17.91%) React
3 280 (14.97%) Smart Contracts
4 273 (14.60%) HTML
5 255 (13.64%) CSS
6 148 (7.91%) .NET
6 148 (7.91%) Web Services
7 145 (7.75%) RESTful
8 123 (6.58%) REST
9 102 (5.45%) Spring
10 98 (5.24%) web3js
11 92 (4.92%) Truffle
12 89 (4.76%) Jest
13 87 (4.65%) HTML5
13 87 (4.65%) jQuery
14 83 (4.44%) CSS3
15 72 (3.85%) .NET Core
15 72 (3.85%) Spring Boot
15 72 (3.85%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 330 (17.65%) Bitcoin
2 324 (17.33%) Fintech
3 269 (14.39%) Computer Science
4 187 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 90 (4.81%) User Experience
6 80 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
7 69 (3.69%) Algorithms
8 65 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
9 59 (3.16%) Mobile App
10 56 (2.99%) Digital Currency
11 48 (2.57%) Virtual Team
12 45 (2.41%) Data Structures
13 37 (1.98%) Equities
14 35 (1.87%) Litecoin
15 34 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 32 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (1.66%) Management Information System
18 29 (1.55%) Derivative
18 29 (1.55%) Fixed Income
19 26 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 341 (18.24%) Linux
2 80 (4.28%) Windows
3 59 (3.16%) VMS
4 58 (3.10%) Unix
5 41 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.98%) Android
7 16 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.80%) CentOS
9 10 (0.53%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.32%) Solaris
12 4 (0.21%) Debian
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.11%) VyOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.053%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.053%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (22.46%) Cryptocurrency
3 282 (15.08%) Test Automation
4 266 (14.22%) Software Engineering
5 263 (14.06%) Front End Development
6 244 (13.05%) DevOps
7 237 (12.67%) TDD
8 210 (11.23%) Machine Learning
9 201 (10.75%) Change Management
10 190 (10.16%) Artificial Intelligence
11 171 (9.14%) Microservices
12 170 (9.09%) Cryptography
13 129 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
13 129 (6.90%) Scrum
13 129 (6.90%) SDLC
14 121 (6.47%) API Design
15 119 (6.36%) Mathematics
16 107 (5.72%) API Development
17 102 (5.45%) Open Source
18 99 (5.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 606 (32.41%) Java
2 581 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 381 (20.37%) Python
4 307 (16.42%) SQL
5 273 (14.60%) C++
6 238 (12.73%) Solidity
7 215 (11.50%) C#
8 182 (9.73%) Go
9 150 (8.02%) ES6
10 133 (7.11%) Ruby
11 88 (4.71%) C
11 88 (4.71%) Java 8
12 85 (4.55%) Scala
13 76 (4.06%) Bash Shell
14 62 (3.32%) TypeScript
15 40 (2.14%) PHP
16 39 (2.09%) Java 9
16 39 (2.09%) Objective-C
17 37 (1.98%) Apple Swift
18 31 (1.66%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 270 (14.44%) Degree
2 120 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (5.61%) PhD
4 52 (2.78%) Master's Degree
5 17 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (0.48%) MBA
7 8 (0.43%) CISSP
8 7 (0.37%) CISA
8 7 (0.37%) CISM
8 7 (0.37%) CISMP
8 7 (0.37%) ISACA
8 7 (0.37%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.32%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.21%) RHCA
10 4 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.16%) RHCE
12 2 (0.11%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.06%) QA
2 31 (1.66%) GCP
3 11 (0.59%) PMO
4 8 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.43%) MiFID
5 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.27%) EMIR
7 3 (0.16%) SLA
8 2 (0.11%) Basel III
9 1 (0.053%) GDPR
9 1 (0.053%) SEPA
9 1 (0.053%) TARGET2
System Software
1 296 (15.83%) Docker
2 80 (4.28%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.48%) iptables
6 7 (0.37%) XenApp
7 4 (0.21%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.21%) vSphere
8 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.053%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 171 (9.14%) Kubernetes
2 114 (6.10%) Ansible
3 93 (4.97%) Docker Swarm
4 81 (4.33%) Puppet
5 70 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (1.66%) Terraform
7 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (0.37%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.21%) Automic
9 4 (0.21%) Salt
10 3 (0.16%) Graphite
10 3 (0.16%) Oozie
11 2 (0.11%) Packer
12 1 (0.053%) Grafana
12 1 (0.053%) Mesos
12 1 (0.053%) Nagios
12 1 (0.053%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.053%) Rancher
12 1 (0.053%) SCCM
12 1 (0.053%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (3.85%) Google
2 55 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 32 (1.71%) Oracle
4 30 (1.60%) VMware
5 25 (1.34%) Facebook
6 24 (1.28%) Cisco
6 24 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 22 (1.18%) Hyperion
7 22 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 18 (0.96%) Informatica
9 16 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 14 (0.75%) Sybase
11 11 (0.59%) Citrix
12 10 (0.53%) Tableau
13 9 (0.48%) IBM
14 7 (0.37%) Apple
15 5 (0.27%) CheckPoint
16 4 (0.21%) Juniper
16 4 (0.21%) Rackspace
16 4 (0.21%) Talend