Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.79% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £56,250 - -
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +10.64% +2.17%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 141 148 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.98% 32.74% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 74 63
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -4.64%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,960 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.25% +0.97% +5.56%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Blockchain as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in Northern Ireland

Blockchain
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Blockchain in Northern Ireland

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blockchain in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Blockchain in Northern Ireland

Blockchain
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
County Antrim - 8 £56,250 -
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 5 (55.56%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Tandem
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) API Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SDET
3 4 (44.44%) Cryptocurrency
4 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Conversational UI
6 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (11.11%) GDPR
6 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (11.11%) Fintech
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection

Blockchain
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer in Test
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Blockchain Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer - Fintech
5 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Tandem
2 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) API Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Cryptocurrency
3 4 (44.44%) SDET
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Conversational UI
5 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com