Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 416 480 532
Rank change year-on-year +64 +52 +72
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 93 65 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.22% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% 0.78% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 20 11
South East median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.50% +55.71% -30.00%
10th Percentile £39,950 £33,907 £32,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% +8.33%

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 6,567 8,358 8,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.52% 28.67% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,538 7,033 7,680
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Berkshire +63 43 £55,000 -42.11%
Thames Valley +49 43 £55,000 -2.22%
Surrey +30 29 £152,500 +182.41% 6
Kent -1 10 £57,500 -39.47%
Hampshire +10 8 £70,000 +47.37%
West Sussex - 1 £41,500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Blockchain
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (46.24%) Java
2 43 (46.24%) Artificial Intelligence
3 39 (41.94%) Cryptography
3 39 (41.94%) Finance
4 33 (35.48%) Python
5 31 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 30 (32.26%) Spring
7 29 (31.18%) Data Science
8 28 (30.11%) C#
9 27 (29.03%) RESTful
9 27 (29.03%) Public Sector
10 26 (27.96%) Algorithms
10 26 (27.96%) Retail
11 25 (26.88%) Hadoop
11 25 (26.88%) Microservices
11 25 (26.88%) Docker
11 25 (26.88%) Hyperledger
12 24 (25.81%) Spring Cloud
12 24 (25.81%) Akka
12 24 (25.81%) Apache Spark
12 24 (25.81%) Private Cloud
12 24 (25.81%) Public Cloud
12 24 (25.81%) API Development
12 24 (25.81%) Swagger
12 24 (25.81%) MongoDB
12 24 (25.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (25.81%) Bitbucket
12 24 (25.81%) Open Source
12 24 (25.81%) OAuth

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 25 (26.88%) Hyperledger
2 24 (25.81%) Apache Spark
3 7 (7.53%) Confluence
4 1 (1.08%) Jupyter
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe XD
2 1 (1.08%) Figma
2 1 (1.08%) InVision
2 1 (1.08%) Sketch
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.08%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) AWS
2 6 (6.45%) Azure
3 5 (5.38%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (5.38%) Serverless
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) Hadoop
2 24 (25.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 24 (25.81%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.23%) Big Data
4 2 (2.15%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.15%) HBase
5 1 (1.08%) BigchainDB
5 1 (1.08%) DTS
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.08%) Power BI
5 1 (1.08%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 24 (25.81%) Bitbucket
1 24 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.53%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.23%) webpack
5 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.15%) JBehave
6 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.08%) Mocha
General
1 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 27 (29.03%) Public Sector
3 26 (27.96%) Retail
4 15 (16.13%) Electronics
4 15 (16.13%) Marketing
4 15 (16.13%) Telecoms
5 14 (15.05%) Banking
5 14 (15.05%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Software Engineer
2 15 (16.13%) Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) Payments Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) Senior Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) Senior Payments Consultant
4 12 (12.90%) Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Sales Director
5 11 (11.83%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Lead Software Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Technology Director
9 6 (6.45%) Blockchain Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
10 5 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.38%) Lead DevOps
10 5 (5.38%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Analyst
12 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Spring
2 27 (29.03%) RESTful
3 24 (25.81%) Akka
3 24 (25.81%) OAuth
3 24 (25.81%) SAML
3 24 (25.81%) Spring Cloud
3 24 (25.81%) Swagger
4 22 (23.66%) Pandas
4 22 (23.66%) scikit-learn
5 11 (11.83%) React
6 10 (10.75%) Node.js
7 8 (8.60%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.53%) .NET
9 6 (6.45%) HTML
10 5 (5.38%) .NET Core
10 5 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (5.38%) Spring Boot
11 4 (4.30%) CSS
11 4 (4.30%) Sass
12 3 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Algorithms
2 24 (25.81%) Private Cloud
2 24 (25.81%) Public Cloud
3 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.05%) Contactless
3 14 (15.05%) EMV
3 14 (15.05%) Mobile Payment
3 14 (15.05%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (15.05%) Smartcard
4 12 (12.90%) Digital Signage
5 6 (6.45%) Equities
6 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.15%) Robotics
8 2 (2.15%) User Experience
9 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.08%) Cyberattack
9 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (46.24%) Artificial Intelligence
3 39 (41.94%) Cryptography
4 31 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 29 (31.18%) Data Science
6 25 (26.88%) Microservices
7 24 (25.81%) API Development
7 24 (25.81%) Open Source
8 20 (21.51%) Fintech
9 16 (17.20%) Analytics
9 16 (17.20%) Computer Science
10 15 (16.13%) Integration Testing
11 14 (15.05%) Creative Thinking
11 14 (15.05%) Decision-Making
11 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce
11 14 (15.05%) Identity Access Management
11 14 (15.05%) Machine Learning
11 14 (15.05%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (15.05%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (12.90%) Biometrics
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.24%) Java
2 33 (35.48%) Python
3 28 (30.11%) C#
4 23 (24.73%) Scala
5 19 (20.43%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.60%) Kotlin
7 6 (6.45%) Go
8 3 (3.23%) C++
8 3 (3.23%) ES7
9 2 (2.15%) PHP
9 2 (2.15%) SQL
10 1 (1.08%) C
10 1 (1.08%) Java 8
10 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Degree
2 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.38%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.38%) Ansible
2 5 (5.38%) Kibana
2 5 (5.38%) Terraform
3 1 (1.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Hyperion
2 6 (6.45%) Sun
3 1 (1.08%) Dataiku
3 1 (1.08%) IBM
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Tableau
3 1 (1.08%) Workday