Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 407 482 524
Rank change year-on-year +75 +42 -
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 115 66 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.22% 0.058%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.61% 0.72% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 67 48 16
South East median annual salary £70,000 £51,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.59% +46.43% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,119 £31,875
90th Percentile £106,000 £100,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 7,160 9,108 8,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.25% 30.01% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5,999 7,767 7,428
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,350 £66,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 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
Surrey +50 60 £103,750 +38.33% 2
Hampshire - 24 £70,000 -
Thames Valley +25 14 £64,000 +60.00% 1
Berkshire +33 12 £64,000 -
West Sussex +1 9 £41,500 -2.35%
Kent +21 8 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Oxfordshire +29 2 £68,000 +70.00% 1
Blockchain
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Blockchain.

1 92 (80.00%) Finance
2 56 (48.70%) Retail
3 49 (42.61%) Fintech
4 40 (34.78%) Degree
5 38 (33.04%) Artificial Intelligence
6 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (28.70%) Java
7 33 (28.70%) Decision-Making
8 32 (27.83%) Cryptography
9 31 (26.96%) Spring
10 30 (26.09%) Biometrics
11 29 (25.22%) Integration Testing
11 29 (25.22%) Electronics
11 29 (25.22%) Telecoms
11 29 (25.22%) Digital Signage
11 29 (25.22%) Analytics
12 28 (24.35%) Computer Science
12 28 (24.35%) Marketing
12 28 (24.35%) Node.js
13 26 (22.61%) Smartcard
13 26 (22.61%) Hyperion
13 26 (22.61%) EMV
13 26 (22.61%) Microsoft Office
13 26 (22.61%) E-Commerce
13 26 (22.61%) Systems Analysis
13 26 (22.61%) Banking
13 26 (22.61%) Product Management
13 26 (22.61%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (22.61%) Technical Architecture
13 26 (22.61%) Retail Banking

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 15 (13.04%) Confluence
2 13 (11.30%) Hyperledger
3 6 (5.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.87%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.87%) Figma
3 1 (0.87%) InVision
3 1 (0.87%) Sketch
3 1 (0.87%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Distributed Ledger
1 7 (6.09%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.61%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.78%) Serverless
3 15 (13.04%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (6.09%) Apigee
6 2 (1.74%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.87%) GitHub
7 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.61%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (5.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.74%) Power BI
2 2 (1.74%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.87%) Big Data
3 1 (0.87%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 15 (13.04%) JIRA
2 7 (6.09%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.09%) Selenium
3 6 (5.22%) Bitbucket
3 6 (5.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 92 (80.00%) Finance
2 56 (48.70%) Retail
3 29 (25.22%) Electronics
3 29 (25.22%) Telecoms
4 28 (24.35%) Marketing
5 26 (22.61%) Banking
5 26 (22.61%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.74%) Automotive
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Sales Director
2 29 (25.22%) Developer
3 27 (23.48%) Consultant
4 26 (22.61%) E-Commerce Consultant
4 26 (22.61%) Payments Consultant
4 26 (22.61%) Senior Consultant
4 26 (22.61%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
4 26 (22.61%) Senior Payments Consultant
5 18 (15.65%) Technology Director
6 15 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
6 15 (13.04%) Lead DevOps
6 15 (13.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 15 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Blockchain Developer
9 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) Spring
2 28 (24.35%) Node.js
3 25 (21.74%) .NET
4 22 (19.13%) Spring Boot
5 21 (18.26%) .NET Core
6 15 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
7 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
8 8 (6.96%) React
9 7 (6.09%) jQuery
9 7 (6.09%) Kafka
9 7 (6.09%) RESTful
10 6 (5.22%) Akka
10 6 (5.22%) OAuth
10 6 (5.22%) SAML
10 6 (5.22%) Spring Cloud
10 6 (5.22%) Swagger
11 3 (2.61%) CSS
12 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.74%) HTML
12 2 (1.74%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (42.61%) Fintech
2 29 (25.22%) Digital Signage
3 26 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (22.61%) Contactless
3 26 (22.61%) EMV
3 26 (22.61%) Mobile Payment
3 26 (22.61%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (22.61%) Smartcard
4 15 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.96%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.22%) Private Cloud
6 6 (5.22%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.04%) Artificial Intelligence
2 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (28.70%) Decision-Making
4 32 (27.83%) Cryptography
5 30 (26.09%) Biometrics
6 29 (25.22%) Analytics
6 29 (25.22%) Integration Testing
7 28 (24.35%) Computer Science
8 26 (22.61%) Creative Thinking
8 26 (22.61%) E-Commerce
8 26 (22.61%) Identity Access Management
8 26 (22.61%) Product Management
8 26 (22.61%) Systems Analysis
8 26 (22.61%) Technical Architecture
9 25 (21.74%) Performance Improvement
10 21 (18.26%) Test Automation
11 17 (14.78%) DevOps
12 16 (13.91%) Machine Learning
12 16 (13.91%) Microservices
13 15 (13.04%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.70%) Java
2 24 (20.87%) Python
3 17 (14.78%) Go
4 14 (12.17%) C#
5 11 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.09%) Java 8
7 5 (4.35%) ES7
8 3 (2.61%) Scala
8 3 (2.61%) SQL
9 2 (1.74%) C++
9 2 (1.74%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.74%) PHP
9 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (34.78%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) Master's Degree
3 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) PhD
6 1 (0.87%) DBS Check
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 15 (13.04%) Ansible
2 15 (13.04%) Kibana
2 15 (13.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Hyperion
2 8 (6.96%) IBM
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 7 (6.09%) Splunk
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.61%) SAP