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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT, Shared Ledger)
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 921 882 770
Rank change year-on-year -39 -112 +262
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Ledger 353 92 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.26% 1.81% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 74 37 67
10th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 -
25th Percentile £75,000 - £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £95,000 £80,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% +33.33% -33.33%
75th Percentile £120,000 £91,250 £87,500
90th Percentile - £110,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £110,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -31.82% +238.46% -58.06%

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 6,717 5,092 4,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.70% 4.72% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,925 3,585 3,534
10th Percentile £35,744 £32,955 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.88% -0.87% +4.55%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £94,750 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Distributed Ledger in the UK

Distributed Ledger
Top 6 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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -105 232 £95,000 +18.75% 4
Work from Home -68 220 £80,000 -11.11% 3
London -113 210 £110,000 +37.50% 3
UK excluding London -136 23 £75,000 -31.82% 1
South East -63 22 £75,000 -31.82% 1
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 283 (80.17%) Blockchain
2 181 (51.27%) Finance
3 174 (49.29%) Java
4 158 (44.76%) R3 Corda
5 135 (38.24%) Software Engineering
6 123 (34.84%) Agile
7 121 (34.28%) Problem-Solving
8 115 (32.58%) Computer Science
9 88 (24.93%) Kotlin
10 80 (22.66%) Kafka
11 79 (22.38%) Python
11 79 (22.38%) Kubernetes
11 79 (22.38%) React
12 78 (22.10%) Social Skills
13 75 (21.25%) Enterprise Software
13 75 (21.25%) Docker
14 74 (20.96%) Algorithms
15 71 (20.11%) Banking
16 69 (19.55%) Hyperledger
17 68 (19.26%) JavaScript
18 62 (17.56%) Data Structures
19 59 (16.71%) Ethereum
19 59 (16.71%) Smart Contracts
20 57 (16.15%) Functional Programming
20 57 (16.15%) High Availability
21 56 (15.86%) C#
22 55 (15.58%) IBM
22 55 (15.58%) AWS
23 54 (15.30%) Scala
24 52 (14.73%) DAML

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 69 (19.55%) Hyperledger
2 59 (16.71%) Ethereum
3 18 (5.10%) Hedera
4 7 (1.98%) MetaMask
5 4 (1.13%) Jetty
5 4 (1.13%) Solana
6 1 (0.28%) nginx
Business Applications
1 158 (44.76%) R3 Corda
2 7 (1.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.58%) AWS
2 51 (14.45%) Azure
3 41 (11.61%) GCP
4 30 (8.50%) GitHub
5 28 (7.93%) Firebase
5 28 (7.93%) Google Workspace
6 15 (4.25%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (3.68%) Discord
8 6 (1.70%) SaaS
9 3 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.57%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (0.28%) Azure Monitor
11 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.07%) Internet
2 24 (6.80%) Firewall
2 24 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.25%) Network Security
4 14 (3.97%) HTTP
5 12 (3.40%) Calico
5 12 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (3.40%) DHCP
5 12 (3.40%) DNS
5 12 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (3.40%) VPN
6 7 (1.98%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.93%) Relational Database
2 27 (7.65%) RDBMS
3 25 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (6.23%) MySQL
5 18 (5.10%) NoSQL
6 14 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.40%) BigQuery
8 11 (3.12%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.98%) CockroachDB
9 7 (1.98%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.70%) Redis
11 5 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.28%) Big Data
13 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.25%) Bitbucket
2 15 (4.25%) GitLab
3 5 (1.42%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.85%) Selenium
5 2 (0.57%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.28%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) JMeter
6 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.28%) NUnit
6 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 181 (51.27%) Finance
2 78 (22.10%) Social Skills
3 71 (20.11%) Banking
4 40 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (11.05%) Marketing
6 34 (9.63%) Games
7 29 (8.22%) Presentation Skills
8 17 (4.82%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.98%) Legal
10 6 (1.70%) Publishing
11 5 (1.42%) Retail
12 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.28%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 130 (36.83%) Developer
2 78 (22.10%) Software Engineer
3 40 (11.33%) Senior Developer
4 30 (8.50%) Blockchain Developer
5 28 (7.93%) Haskell Developer
6 26 (7.37%) Scala Developer
7 23 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 21 (5.95%) Architect
9 18 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 17 (4.82%) Scala Engineer
11 16 (4.53%) Principal Engineer
11 16 (4.53%) Principal Software Engineer
12 15 (4.25%) Scala Software Engineer
12 15 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (3.68%) Blockchain Architect
14 12 (3.40%) Network Engineer
15 11 (3.12%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (3.12%) Product Manager
15 11 (3.12%) Technical Architect
16 10 (2.83%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (22.66%) Kafka
2 79 (22.38%) React
3 59 (16.71%) Smart Contracts
4 36 (10.20%) Node.js
5 30 (8.50%) web3js
6 28 (7.93%) Middleware
7 27 (7.65%) REST
8 23 (6.52%) Spring Boot
9 21 (5.95%) Spring
10 20 (5.67%) .NET
11 18 (5.10%) CSS
11 18 (5.10%) RESTful
12 17 (4.82%) AngularJS
13 13 (3.68%) Web Services
14 12 (3.40%) .NET Core
14 12 (3.40%) Apache Avro
14 12 (3.40%) Protocol Buffers
15 10 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (2.83%) HTML
16 9 (2.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 283 (80.17%) Blockchain
2 75 (21.25%) Enterprise Software
3 74 (20.96%) Algorithms
4 62 (17.56%) Data Structures
5 44 (12.46%) SWIFT
6 40 (11.33%) User Experience
7 30 (8.50%) NFT
7 30 (8.50%) Web3
8 23 (6.52%) Virtual Team
9 16 (4.53%) Bitcoin
10 11 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (3.12%) IBM Mainframe
10 11 (3.12%) Mainframe
11 9 (2.55%) Cloud Native
12 7 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (1.70%) Legacy Systems
13 6 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (1.42%) PKI
15 4 (1.13%) Cardano
15 4 (1.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.31%) Linux
2 12 (3.40%) Android
2 12 (3.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 123 (34.84%) Agile
3 121 (34.28%) Problem-Solving
4 115 (32.58%) Computer Science
5 57 (16.15%) Functional Programming
5 57 (16.15%) High Availability
6 51 (14.45%) DevOps
7 46 (13.03%) Product Management
7 46 (13.03%) Secure Coding
8 44 (12.46%) Artificial Intelligence
9 40 (11.33%) CI/CD
9 40 (11.33%) Full Stack Development
10 38 (10.76%) Decision-Making
10 38 (10.76%) Open Source
11 36 (10.20%) Strategic Thinking
12 34 (9.63%) Fintech
13 33 (9.35%) Business Analysis
13 33 (9.35%) Garbage Collection
14 32 (9.07%) Microservices
14 32 (9.07%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 174 (49.29%) Java
2 88 (24.93%) Kotlin
3 79 (22.38%) Python
4 68 (19.26%) JavaScript
5 56 (15.86%) C#
6 54 (15.30%) Scala
7 52 (14.73%) DAML
8 41 (11.61%) TypeScript
9 39 (11.05%) C++
10 38 (10.76%) Haskell
11 24 (6.80%) Solidity
12 17 (4.82%) Bash
12 17 (4.82%) Go
13 12 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.40%) Shell Script
14 11 (3.12%) COBOL
15 10 (2.83%) Rust
16 9 (2.55%) SQL
17 7 (1.98%) PHP
17 7 (1.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (14.45%) Degree
2 42 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.70%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.28%) SANS
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.80%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 20022
2 1 (0.28%) NIST
System Software
1 75 (21.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 79 (22.38%) Kubernetes
2 22 (6.23%) Terraform
3 17 (4.82%) Ansible
4 15 (4.25%) Istio
5 3 (0.85%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.57%) Kibana
6 2 (0.57%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 55 (15.58%) IBM
2 45 (12.75%) Google
3 42 (11.90%) VMware
4 22 (6.23%) Oracle
5 13 (3.68%) Sybase
5 13 (3.68%) Twitter
6 12 (3.40%) Cisco
7 3 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (0.85%) Intel
8 2 (0.57%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.57%) Splunk