Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Distributed Ledger skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Ledger over the 6 months to 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT, Shared Ledger)
UK
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 803 978 953
Rank change year-on-year +175 -25 +190
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Ledger 68 119 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 1.38% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 72 82 224
Median annual salary £60,000 £82,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £34,850
90th Percentile £96,125 £100,000 £100,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £77,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -58.06% +118.31% -

Distributed Ledger is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,340 8,594 12,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.10% 6.03% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,888 5,873 9,331
Median annual salary £55,749 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,925 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Distributed Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Distributed Ledger as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Ledger in the UK

Distributed Ledger
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Distributed Ledger.

Salary trend for Distributed Ledger in the UK

Distributed Ledger
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Distributed Ledger over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Distributed Ledger in the UK

Distributed Ledger
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Distributed Ledger within the UK over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
England +184 68 £60,000 -27.27% 4
London +105 64 £62,500 -30.56% 4
Work from Home +66 22 £57,500 -25.81% 1
UK excluding London +175 4 £32,500 -58.06%
East of England - 4 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT jobs citing Distributed Ledger 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 with a requirement for Distributed Ledger.

1 57 (83.82%) Blockchain
2 32 (47.06%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) DevOps
3 25 (36.76%) R3 Corda
4 24 (35.29%) Microservices
5 23 (33.82%) Web Services
6 20 (29.41%) Python
6 20 (29.41%) Docker
6 20 (29.41%) Fintech
7 19 (27.94%) Kotlin
7 19 (27.94%) Kubernetes
8 18 (26.47%) Hyperledger
8 18 (26.47%) SQL
8 18 (26.47%) Azure
9 16 (23.53%) .NET
10 15 (22.06%) Data Modelling
10 15 (22.06%) Finance
10 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
10 15 (22.06%) Ethereum
11 14 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (20.59%) OAuth
12 13 (19.12%) Data Integration
12 13 (19.12%) REST
12 13 (19.12%) B2B
12 13 (19.12%) Identity Access Management
12 13 (19.12%) Data Transformation
12 13 (19.12%) Go
12 13 (19.12%) OAuth2
13 12 (17.65%) React

Distributed Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (26.47%) Hyperledger
2 15 (22.06%) Ethereum
3 3 (4.41%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 25 (36.76%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Azure
2 11 (16.18%) AWS
3 7 (10.29%) Serverless
4 5 (7.35%) GCP
5 4 (5.88%) SaaS
6 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.94%) iPaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (83.82%) Blockchain
2 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.35%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.88%) webpack
3 3 (4.41%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.94%) Cypress.io
4 2 (2.94%) Gradle
4 2 (2.94%) gulp
4 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.94%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.94%) NUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.47%) JUnit
5 1 (1.47%) Liquibase
5 1 (1.47%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Back Office
3 5 (7.35%) Front Office
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Blockchain Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Blockchain Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.35%) VBA Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Blockchain Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (2.94%) Graduate
11 2 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.82%) Web Services
2 16 (23.53%) .NET
3 14 (20.59%) OAuth
4 13 (19.12%) OAuth2
4 13 (19.12%) REST
5 12 (17.65%) React
5 12 (17.65%) Smart Contracts
6 10 (14.71%) .NET Core
6 10 (14.71%) Node.js
7 8 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.82%) Spring Boot
10 5 (7.35%) CSS
10 5 (7.35%) HTML
10 5 (7.35%) Spring
11 4 (5.88%) GraphQL
11 4 (5.88%) Jest
12 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.41%) J2EE
12 3 (4.41%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.82%) Bitcoin
3 6 (8.82%) User Experience
4 5 (7.35%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.41%) Derivative
6 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.94%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) DevOps
2 24 (35.29%) Microservices
3 20 (29.41%) Fintech
4 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.06%) Data Modelling
4 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
5 14 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (19.12%) B2B
6 13 (19.12%) Data Integration
6 13 (19.12%) Data Transformation
6 13 (19.12%) Identity Access Management
7 9 (13.24%) Auto-Scaling
7 9 (13.24%) Machine Learning
8 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.29%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
9 7 (10.29%) Cryptocurrency
9 7 (10.29%) TDD
10 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) Python
3 19 (27.94%) Kotlin
4 18 (26.47%) SQL
5 13 (19.12%) Go
6 12 (17.65%) C#
7 11 (16.18%) Solidity
8 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.29%) C++
9 7 (10.29%) TypeScript
10 5 (7.35%) VBA
11 3 (4.41%) ES6
12 1 (1.47%) Java 8
12 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.47%) Ruby
12 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.47%) NIST
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.82%) Terraform
3 2 (2.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Tableau
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Google