Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Smart Contracts skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart Contracts over the 6 months to 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Smart Contract
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 669 1014 906
Rank change year-on-year +345 -108 +226
Permanent jobs citing Smart Contracts 2 38 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.030% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% 0.081% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 220
Median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +45.45%
10th Percentile £77,500 £47,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £105,500
UK median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +45.45%

Smart Contracts is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 19,941 47,103 61,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.91% 37.49% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17,163 39,229 50,896
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

Smart Contracts
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Smart Contracts as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Smart Contracts in England

Smart Contracts
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Smart Contracts in England.

Salary trend for Smart Contracts in England

Smart Contracts
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smart Contracts within the England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2020. 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 +228 2 £85,000 +21.43% 2
Smart Contracts
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT jobs citing Smart Contracts 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 Smart Contracts.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Ethereum
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography

Smart Contracts
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 1 (50.00%) Ethereum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Blockchain
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++