Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT, Shared Ledger)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 735 953 987
Rank change year-on-year +218 +34 +105
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Ledger 28 73 151
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.058% 0.099%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.87% 0.99% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 106
Median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £83,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.46% +19.64%
10th Percentile £66,250 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £102,500 £113,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -40.91% +10.00%

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 3,206 7,370 8,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.01% 5.85% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,368 5,328 6,270
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Distributed Ledger in the UK

Distributed Ledger
Top 3 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 22 January 2021. 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 +212 28 £77,500 - 9
London +162 28 £77,500 -3.13% 9
Work from Home -44 19 £77,500 +55.00% 3

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 22 (78.57%) Blockchain
2 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 19 (67.86%) Microservices
3 15 (53.57%) R3 Corda
4 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
4 13 (46.43%) OAuth
4 13 (46.43%) Web Services
4 13 (46.43%) B2B
4 13 (46.43%) Data Security
5 12 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 12 (42.86%) Finance
5 12 (42.86%) Data Integration
5 12 (42.86%) OAuth2
5 12 (42.86%) Data Transformation
5 12 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
5 12 (42.86%) Developer Relations
6 7 (25.00%) Hyperledger
6 7 (25.00%) Kotlin
6 7 (25.00%) Fintech
6 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 6 (21.43%) Ethereum
7 6 (21.43%) Solidity
7 6 (21.43%) Node.js
7 6 (21.43%) Cryptography
7 6 (21.43%) C++
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) Azure
8 5 (17.86%) High Availability
9 4 (14.29%) Data Mapping

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 7 (25.00%) Hyperledger
2 6 (21.43%) Ethereum
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 15 (53.57%) R3 Corda
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) Blockchain
2 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
2 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Product Owner
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Product Owner
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) OAuth
1 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
1 13 (46.43%) Web Services
2 12 (42.86%) OAuth2
3 6 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
4 3 (10.71%) JSON
4 3 (10.71%) Kafka
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) GraphQL
5 1 (3.57%) LESS
5 1 (3.57%) NgRx
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) Sass
5 1 (3.57%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (14.29%) Online Banking
1 4 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Microservices
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) B2B
2 13 (46.43%) Data Security
3 12 (42.86%) Data Integration
3 12 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 12 (42.86%) Data Transformation
3 12 (42.86%) Developer Relations
3 12 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (25.00%) Fintech
5 6 (21.43%) Cryptography
6 5 (17.86%) High Availability
7 4 (14.29%) Cash Management
7 4 (14.29%) Data Mapping
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) User Stories
9 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Kotlin
2 6 (21.43%) C++
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) Solidity
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Go
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 20022
1 4 (14.29%) PSD2
1 4 (14.29%) TARGET2
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) BT
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft