Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 449 448 553
Rank change year-on-year -1 +105 +33
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 47 88 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.31% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.08% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 3
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £43,500 £36,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £110,000 £73,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +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 6,169 8,119 9,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.21% 28.84% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,278 6,716 8,480
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 £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +48 32 £53,500 +25.88%
Thames Valley +33 32 £53,500 +18.89% 1
Surrey +7 5 £46,250 -52.56%
Hampshire +20 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Kent -12 4 £90,000 -5.26%
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Blockchain
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (68.09%) Java
3 27 (57.45%) Artificial Intelligence
4 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
5 22 (46.81%) Python
6 21 (44.68%) C#
6 21 (44.68%) Cryptography
7 20 (42.55%) RESTful
7 20 (42.55%) Data Science
8 18 (38.30%) Hadoop
8 18 (38.30%) Spring
9 17 (36.17%) SAML
9 17 (36.17%) Scala
9 17 (36.17%) OAuth
9 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
9 17 (36.17%) Open Source
9 17 (36.17%) MongoDB
9 17 (36.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (36.17%) Bitbucket
9 17 (36.17%) Docker
9 17 (36.17%) Akka
9 17 (36.17%) Pandas
9 17 (36.17%) Microservices
9 17 (36.17%) Apache Spark
9 17 (36.17%) Algorithms
9 17 (36.17%) scikit-learn
9 17 (36.17%) Private Cloud
9 17 (36.17%) Public Cloud
9 17 (36.17%) API Development
9 17 (36.17%) Swagger

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 17 (36.17%) Apache Spark
1 17 (36.17%) Hyperledger
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Azure
3 3 (6.38%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) NFC
2 2 (4.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Hadoop
2 17 (36.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (36.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Bitbucket
1 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.26%) JBehave
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.13%) Mocha
General
1 12 (25.53%) Public Sector
2 11 (23.40%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Software Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Blockchain Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Payments Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Payments Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Blockchain Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Head of Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 2 (4.26%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) RESTful
2 18 (38.30%) Spring
3 17 (36.17%) Akka
3 17 (36.17%) OAuth
3 17 (36.17%) Pandas
3 17 (36.17%) SAML
3 17 (36.17%) scikit-learn
3 17 (36.17%) Spring Cloud
3 17 (36.17%) Swagger
4 8 (17.02%) React
5 6 (12.77%) HTML
6 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.51%) CSS
6 4 (8.51%) Sass
7 3 (6.38%) .NET
7 3 (6.38%) Angular 2
8 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
8 2 (4.26%) Web Services
9 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Algorithms
1 17 (36.17%) Private Cloud
1 17 (36.17%) Public Cloud
2 6 (12.77%) Equities
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Contactless
3 3 (6.38%) Cyberattack
3 3 (6.38%) EMV
3 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
4 2 (4.26%) Robotics
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) Artificial Intelligence
3 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
4 21 (44.68%) Cryptography
5 20 (42.55%) Data Science
6 17 (36.17%) API Development
6 17 (36.17%) Microservices
6 17 (36.17%) Open Source
7 9 (19.15%) Machine Learning
8 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.64%) DevOps
9 5 (10.64%) Fintech
9 5 (10.64%) MVC
10 4 (8.51%) Analytics
10 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
10 4 (8.51%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) Python
3 21 (44.68%) C#
4 17 (36.17%) Scala
5 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.02%) Kotlin
7 4 (8.51%) C++
8 2 (4.26%) SQL
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) PhD
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) Kibana
1 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Sun
2 3 (6.38%) Hyperion