Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
England > London
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 344 350 302
Rank change year-on-year +6 -48 -75
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 268 325 677
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.81% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 2.91% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 234 281 529
10th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £55,000
25th Percentile £66,563 £60,000 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +10.34%
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £96,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £107,500 £119,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £80,000

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9,747 11,162 17,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.13% 27.85% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,163 9,206 14,304
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,188 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Blockchain as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in London

Blockchain
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blockchain in London.

Salary trend for Blockchain in London

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blockchain in London over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Blockchain in London

Blockchain
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain within the London region over the 6 months to 16 May 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
Central London +6 37 £77,500 -1.59% 26
West London - 9 £92,500 - 7
South London +14 2 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Blockchain
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 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 London region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 136 (50.75%) Finance
2 92 (34.33%) DevOps
2 92 (34.33%) Kubernetes
3 88 (32.84%) Java
4 68 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 68 (25.37%) Docker
5 62 (23.13%) Linux
5 62 (23.13%) Python
6 59 (22.01%) Fintech
7 55 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (20.15%) Azure
9 50 (18.66%) Test Automation
10 47 (17.54%) Node.js
11 46 (17.16%) Cryptocurrency
12 41 (15.30%) Social Skills
12 41 (15.30%) Software Engineering
13 39 (14.55%) QA
14 34 (12.69%) Software Testing
15 33 (12.31%) REST
15 33 (12.31%) AWS
16 32 (11.94%) TDD
16 32 (11.94%) Microservices
17 31 (11.57%) R3 Corda
18 29 (10.82%) React
18 29 (10.82%) C++
19 28 (10.45%) Windows
20 27 (10.07%) Unix
20 27 (10.07%) Distributed Ledger
21 26 (9.70%) SDET
22 25 (9.33%) Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (8.58%) Confluence
1 23 (8.58%) Ethereum
2 6 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.87%) Hyperledger
4 4 (1.49%) Geth
5 1 (0.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Figma
1 1 (0.37%) InVision
1 1 (0.37%) Sketch
1 1 (0.37%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 31 (11.57%) R3 Corda
2 27 (10.07%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.75%) Quorum
4 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (20.15%) Azure
2 33 (12.31%) AWS
3 8 (2.99%) Apigee
3 8 (2.99%) GCP
3 8 (2.99%) SaaS
4 7 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.61%) Azure Key Vault
4 7 (2.61%) iPaaS
5 5 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.49%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (1.49%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (1.49%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Infura
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.37%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.36%) Network Security
2 8 (2.99%) VPN
3 7 (2.61%) 5G
3 7 (2.61%) Internet
4 3 (1.12%) Firewall
4 3 (1.12%) SSH
4 3 (1.12%) WAN
5 2 (0.75%) CHAP
5 2 (0.75%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.37%) BGP
6 1 (0.37%) DNS
6 1 (0.37%) MPLS
6 1 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.37%) OSPF
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.09%) MongoDB
1 19 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (5.97%) Big Data
3 11 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (3.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.12%) MySQL
7 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.75%) DB2
8 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.37%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 25 (9.33%) JIRA
2 18 (6.72%) JMeter
2 18 (6.72%) LoadRunner
2 18 (6.72%) TestRail
3 16 (5.97%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.73%) Selenium
5 9 (3.36%) webpack
6 8 (2.99%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.99%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.61%) IntelliJ
7 7 (2.61%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.12%) Ant
8 3 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.12%) Babel
8 3 (1.12%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.12%) Maven
8 3 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.75%) GitLab
9 2 (0.75%) Protractor
General
1 136 (50.75%) Finance
2 41 (15.30%) Social Skills
3 17 (6.34%) Banking
4 15 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.48%) Retail
6 10 (3.73%) Marketing
7 9 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.36%) Music Industry
8 8 (2.99%) Games
9 7 (2.61%) Front Office
10 4 (1.49%) Advertising
11 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.12%) Publishing
12 2 (0.75%) Public Speaking
13 1 (0.37%) Automotive
13 1 (0.37%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.37%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.37%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 101 (37.69%) Developer
2 41 (15.30%) Java Developer
3 38 (14.18%) Blockchain Developer
3 38 (14.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (8.21%) Architect
5 15 (5.60%) Node.js Developer
6 14 (5.22%) Angular Developer
6 14 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (5.22%) QA Engineer
7 13 (4.85%) Software Developer
8 12 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (3.73%) Senior DevOps
9 10 (3.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.36%) C++ Developer
10 9 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
10 9 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (3.36%) Technical Architect
10 9 (3.36%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.54%) Node.js
2 33 (12.31%) REST
3 29 (10.82%) React
4 24 (8.96%) AngularJS
4 24 (8.96%) RESTful
5 23 (8.58%) Kafka
6 20 (7.46%) Spring
7 17 (6.34%) Spring Boot
8 16 (5.97%) Web Services
9 15 (5.60%) Hibernate
10 11 (4.10%) Smart Contracts
11 10 (3.73%) CSS
11 10 (3.73%) HTML
12 9 (3.36%) Middleware
12 9 (3.36%) OAuth
13 8 (2.99%) React Native
13 8 (2.99%) Redux
14 6 (2.24%) Java EE
14 6 (2.24%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (1.87%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.96%) Bitcoin
2 20 (7.46%) PKI
3 15 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (5.60%) Virtual Team
4 11 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.99%) Reinsurance
6 7 (2.61%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.61%) Internet of Things
6 7 (2.61%) User Experience
7 6 (2.24%) Derivative
7 6 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.49%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.12%) Blog
9 3 (1.12%) Podcast
10 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.13%) Linux
2 28 (10.45%) Windows
3 27 (10.07%) Unix
4 8 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.75%) AIX
5 2 (0.75%) Android
5 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.33%) DevOps
2 59 (22.01%) Fintech
3 55 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (18.66%) Test Automation
5 46 (17.16%) Cryptocurrency
6 41 (15.30%) Software Engineering
7 34 (12.69%) Software Testing
8 32 (11.94%) Microservices
8 32 (11.94%) TDD
9 26 (9.70%) SDET
10 25 (9.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 23 (8.58%) Infrastructure as Code
12 21 (7.84%) DevSecOps
13 20 (7.46%) Computer Science
13 20 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (6.72%) Analytics
14 18 (6.72%) Load Testing
14 18 (6.72%) Test Management
15 16 (5.97%) High Availability
15 16 (5.97%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (32.84%) Java
2 68 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 62 (23.13%) Python
4 29 (10.82%) C++
5 19 (7.09%) Go
6 18 (6.72%) Solidity
7 16 (5.97%) Java 8
8 13 (4.85%) SQL
8 13 (4.85%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.10%) C
10 8 (2.99%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.99%) C#
11 7 (2.61%) Clojure
11 7 (2.61%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.12%) ES6
12 3 (1.12%) ES7
12 3 (1.12%) Rust
13 2 (0.75%) PHP
13 2 (0.75%) R
14 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (9.33%) Degree
2 17 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.10%) CISSP
4 8 (2.99%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.49%) PhD
6 3 (1.12%) CISA
6 3 (1.12%) CISM
7 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.75%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.75%) FFIEC
7 2 (0.75%) SANS
8 1 (0.37%) CEH
8 1 (0.37%) CRISC
8 1 (0.37%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.37%) OSCP
8 1 (0.37%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.55%) QA
2 18 (6.72%) NIST
3 10 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.49%) GDPR
5 3 (1.12%) COBIT
6 2 (0.75%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.37%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 68 (25.37%) Docker
2 7 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (34.33%) Kubernetes
2 18 (6.72%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (5.60%) Ansible
4 14 (5.22%) Terraform
5 9 (3.36%) Puppet
6 6 (2.24%) CASB
7 2 (0.75%) Grafana
7 2 (0.75%) Kibana
7 2 (0.75%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.37%) logstash
8 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (6.72%) HP
2 11 (4.10%) Red Hat
3 8 (2.99%) Guidewire
3 8 (2.99%) SAP
4 6 (2.24%) Google
5 4 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.75%) Citrix
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle
7 1 (0.37%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.37%) Parity