Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 472 530 628
Rank change year-on-year +58 +98 -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 74 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.060% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.20% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 53 16 3
South East median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £34,295 £31,875 £45,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £50,625 £55,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -

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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,923 9,033 11,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.21% 30.21% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,545 7,819 10,511
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,050 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Blockchain
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Blockchain as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Blockchain in the South East

Blockchain
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Blockchain in the South East

Blockchain
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blockchain in the South East over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Blockchain in the South East

Blockchain
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blockchain within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Surrey +36 41 £70,000 +100.00%
Thames Valley +34 24 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 13 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 10 £46,595 -
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Kent - 3 £95,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £60,000 - 5
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire -6 1 - -
Blockchain
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 48 (64.86%) Degree
2 42 (56.76%) Computer Science
3 33 (44.59%) Cryptography
4 27 (36.49%) PhD
5 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
6 23 (31.08%) Finance
6 23 (31.08%) Cryptocurrency
7 22 (29.73%) Retail
7 22 (29.73%) Mathematics
8 20 (27.03%) Electronics
8 20 (27.03%) Banking
8 20 (27.03%) Fintech
8 20 (27.03%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (25.68%) Creative Thinking
9 19 (25.68%) Java
10 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (24.32%) Hyperion
10 18 (24.32%) EMV
10 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
10 18 (24.32%) Smartcard
10 18 (24.32%) Retail Banking
10 18 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (24.32%) Systems Analysis
10 18 (24.32%) NFC
10 18 (24.32%) Integration Testing
10 18 (24.32%) Contactless
10 18 (24.32%) Identity Access Management
10 18 (24.32%) Mobile Payment
10 18 (24.32%) Go

Blockchain
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (16.22%) Hyperledger
2 10 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.81%) Ethereum
4 5 (6.76%) CMS
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (2.70%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) NFC
2 4 (5.41%) DMZ
2 4 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.70%) Grunt
3 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.70%) Protractor
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Retail
3 20 (27.03%) Banking
3 20 (27.03%) Electronics
4 18 (24.32%) Retail Banking
4 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.76%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Consultant
2 18 (24.32%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 18 (24.32%) Payments Consultant
2 18 (24.32%) Senior Consultant
2 18 (24.32%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
2 18 (24.32%) Senior Payments Consultant
3 12 (16.22%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Blockchain Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Blockchain Architect
6 7 (9.46%) Blockchain Lead
6 7 (9.46%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Technical Leader
7 6 (8.11%) Lead Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Lead Software Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) AngularJS
1 13 (17.57%) Node.js
2 10 (13.51%) XML
3 9 (12.16%) RESTful
4 8 (10.81%) HTML
4 8 (10.81%) Spring
5 7 (9.46%) CSS
5 7 (9.46%) Web Services
6 6 (8.11%) Middleware
7 5 (6.76%) HTML5
7 5 (6.76%) React
7 5 (6.76%) Spring Boot
7 5 (6.76%) Spring Cloud
7 5 (6.76%) Swagger
8 4 (5.41%) .NET
8 4 (5.41%) Express
9 3 (4.05%) .NET Core
10 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.70%) Smart Contracts
10 2 (2.70%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 42 (56.76%) Computer Science
2 20 (27.03%) Fintech
2 20 (27.03%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (24.32%) Contactless
3 18 (24.32%) EMV
3 18 (24.32%) Mobile Payment
3 18 (24.32%) Smartcard
4 13 (17.57%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.46%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (8.11%) Bitcoin
7 5 (6.76%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.35%) Digital Currency
8 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Android
2 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Cryptography
2 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.08%) Cryptocurrency
3 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
4 22 (29.73%) Mathematics
5 19 (25.68%) Creative Thinking
6 18 (24.32%) Identity Access Management
6 18 (24.32%) Integration Testing
6 18 (24.32%) Systems Analysis
6 18 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (21.62%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (18.92%) Machine Learning
9 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
10 10 (13.51%) Analytics
11 6 (8.11%) Data Science
11 6 (8.11%) Open Source
11 6 (8.11%) Physics
11 6 (8.11%) Release Management
11 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) Java
2 18 (24.32%) Go
3 16 (21.62%) Scala
4 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.57%) Python
5 11 (14.86%) C
5 11 (14.86%) C++
6 9 (12.16%) Solidity
7 6 (8.11%) Java 8
8 5 (6.76%) Kotlin
9 4 (5.41%) C#
10 2 (2.70%) PHP
10 2 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (64.86%) Degree
2 27 (36.49%) PhD
3 11 (14.86%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.05%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Hyperion
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Google
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Splunk