Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT, Shared Ledger)
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 620 994 1015
Rank change year-on-year +374 +21 +109
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Ledger 77 73 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.054% 0.095%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.72% 0.91% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 114 50 131
Median annual salary £60,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £48,750 £49,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £102,500 £116,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £55,000

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 2,827 7,989 10,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.71% 5.88% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,066 5,624 7,412
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +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 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 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 +391 77 £60,000 -25.00% 4
London +271 77 £60,000 -25.00% 4
Work from Home +81 60 £60,000 +20.00% 3

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 (74.03%) R3 Corda
2 56 (72.73%) Blockchain
3 54 (70.13%) Microservices
4 50 (64.94%) Web Services
4 50 (64.94%) Data Modelling
5 48 (62.34%) Java
5 48 (62.34%) OAuth
6 47 (61.04%) Kotlin
7 40 (51.95%) B2B
8 39 (50.65%) Data Transformation
8 39 (50.65%) OAuth2
8 39 (50.65%) Data Integration
8 39 (50.65%) Identity Access Management
9 33 (42.86%) Software Engineering
10 28 (36.36%) Azure
11 27 (35.06%) Spring Boot
12 25 (32.47%) DevOps
13 24 (31.17%) Data Security
14 23 (29.87%) Finance
15 19 (24.68%) Kubernetes
16 17 (22.08%) SQL
17 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
18 15 (19.48%) Terraform
19 13 (16.88%) Retail
19 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (16.88%) iPaaS
19 13 (16.88%) Docker
20 11 (14.29%) .NET
20 11 (14.29%) IntelliJ
20 11 (14.29%) Fintech

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 9 (11.69%) Ethereum
2 7 (9.09%) Hyperledger
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 57 (74.03%) R3 Corda
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.36%) Azure
2 13 (16.88%) iPaaS
3 8 (10.39%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.19%) Serverless
5 2 (2.60%) AWS
5 2 (2.60%) SaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (72.73%) Blockchain
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 3 (3.90%) Selenium
3 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.60%) webpack
5 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 26 (33.77%) Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Architect
4 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.19%) Product Owner
6 3 (3.90%) Designer
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Product Owner
6 3 (3.90%) UX Designer
7 2 (2.60%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Blockchain Developer
7 2 (2.60%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Graduate
7 2 (2.60%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (1.30%) Blockchain Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 1 (1.30%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) Web Services
2 48 (62.34%) OAuth
3 39 (50.65%) OAuth2
4 27 (35.06%) Spring Boot
5 11 (14.29%) .NET
6 8 (10.39%) Node.js
7 6 (7.79%) REST
8 5 (6.49%) .NET Core
8 5 (6.49%) React
9 4 (5.19%) JSON
10 3 (3.90%) CSS
10 3 (3.90%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.90%) HTML
10 3 (3.90%) Kafka
10 3 (3.90%) Material Design
10 3 (3.90%) Spring
11 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.60%) LESS
11 2 (2.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (5.19%) Online Banking
2 4 (5.19%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Derivative
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (70.13%) Microservices
2 50 (64.94%) Data Modelling
3 40 (51.95%) B2B
4 39 (50.65%) Data Integration
4 39 (50.65%) Data Transformation
4 39 (50.65%) Identity Access Management
5 33 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 25 (32.47%) DevOps
7 24 (31.17%) Data Security
8 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.29%) Fintech
10 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (12.99%) Weighted Shortest Job First
11 9 (11.69%) Machine Learning
11 9 (11.69%) OWASP
11 9 (11.69%) Scrum
12 8 (10.39%) Analytics
12 8 (10.39%) Data Analytics
12 8 (10.39%) Operations Management
12 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) Java
2 47 (61.04%) Kotlin
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.09%) Solidity
6 5 (6.49%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) C++
6 5 (6.49%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
1 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) NIST
2 4 (5.19%) ISO 20022
2 4 (5.19%) PSD2
2 4 (5.19%) TARGET2
3 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Docker
2 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (24.68%) Kubernetes
2 15 (19.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) BT