Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 47 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.37% 2.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 8.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £100,000 £56,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.78% - -
UK median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% +13.04%

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 159 106 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 29.61% 25.67% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 81 72 75
Northern Ireland median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,058 £65,000 £62,800
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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
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 22 October 2019. 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 -9 2 £100,000 +77.78% 1
Blockchain
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) npm
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes