Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 358 364
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 28 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 0.069% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 3
North West median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +23.81% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £62,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +17.39% -

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,547 4,351 4,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.11% 33.75% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,076 3,673 3,547
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Blockchain as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in the North West

Blockchain
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blockchain in the North West.

Salary trend for Blockchain in the North West

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blockchain in the North West over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Blockchain in the North West

Blockchain
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Manchester - 25 £52,500 - 3
Cheshire +9 3 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Blockchain
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
1 23 (82.14%) MVC
2 22 (78.57%) Microservices
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 15 (53.57%) WCF
6 14 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) CSS
7 12 (42.86%) .NET
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
8 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (39.29%) RESTful
9 9 (32.14%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) DevOps
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) Finance
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (25.00%) SQL
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (21.43%) MySQL
13 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 5 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (17.86%) BDD
13 5 (17.86%) .NET Core
14 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (14.29%) JSON
14 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
14 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS

Blockchain
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Bower
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Grunt
1 1 (3.57%) gulp
1 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Blockchain Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 15 (53.57%) WCF
3 14 (50.00%) CSS
3 14 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (39.29%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Core
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 4 (14.29%) Express
8 4 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (14.29%) JSON
8 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.71%) Web Services
10 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) MVC
2 22 (78.57%) Microservices
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) API Integration
9 1 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.57%) Mobile First
9 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) ES6
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) DevExpress
3 2 (7.14%) Chordiant
3 2 (7.14%) Cognizant
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Google