Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Ethereum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethereum over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethereum
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1002 815 1059
Rank change year-on-year -187 +244 +180
Permanent jobs citing Ethereum 68 357 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.22% 0.087%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 1.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 315 136
UK median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -1.75%
10th Percentile £47,625 £43,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £137,500 £121,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -

Ethereum is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20,009 26,988 31,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.69% 16.38% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15,928 21,641 25,192
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,725
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £43,921 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.10% +9.80% -

Ethereum
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ethereum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ethereum in the UK

Ethereum
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethereum.

Salary trend for Ethereum in the UK

Ethereum
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethereum over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Ethereum in the UK

Ethereum
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethereum within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England -193 68 £80,000 - 8
London -165 61 £80,000 - 6
UK excluding London +74 7 £51,250 -2.38% 2
South West - 7 £51,250 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing Ethereum 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 Ethereum.

1 68 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 37 (54.41%) Software Engineering
3 35 (51.47%) Cryptography
4 33 (48.53%) Java
5 32 (47.06%) Docker
6 31 (45.59%) Python
6 31 (45.59%) Hyperledger
7 30 (44.12%) Smart Contracts
8 29 (42.65%) Cryptocurrency
9 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (36.76%) Node.js
11 22 (32.35%) Bitcoin
11 22 (32.35%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 21 (30.88%) Fintech
12 21 (30.88%) Solidity
12 21 (30.88%) Front End Development
13 19 (27.94%) DevOps
13 19 (27.94%) Open Source
14 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
14 18 (26.47%) Web Services
14 18 (26.47%) R3 Corda
15 17 (25.00%) AWS
16 16 (23.53%) Kubernetes
16 16 (23.53%) Finance
17 15 (22.06%) Microservices
17 15 (22.06%) Machine Learning
18 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (20.59%) Rust
18 14 (20.59%) IPFS
19 13 (19.12%) Problem-Solving

Ethereum
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 31 (45.59%) Hyperledger
Business Applications
1 18 (26.47%) R3 Corda
2 12 (17.65%) Quorum
3 11 (16.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 6 (8.82%) MultiChain
5 2 (2.94%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) AWS
2 6 (8.82%) GCP
2 6 (8.82%) Serverless
3 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.41%) Azure
5 2 (2.94%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 14 (20.59%) IPFS
3 13 (19.12%) HTTP
4 5 (7.35%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) Blockchain
2 3 (4.41%) Big Data
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) GitLab
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) NSubstitute
5 2 (2.94%) CircleCI
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Billing
3 3 (4.41%) Back Office
3 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Developer
2 36 (52.94%) Blockchain Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Python Developer
4 11 (16.18%) .NET Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.82%) AWS Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Agile Development Manager
10 2 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) DevOps Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Lead DevOps
10 2 (2.94%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) React Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) Smart Contracts
2 25 (36.76%) Node.js
3 18 (26.47%) Web Services
4 13 (19.12%) .NET
5 12 (17.65%) React
6 11 (16.18%) RESTful
7 9 (13.24%) Spring
8 8 (11.76%) web3js
9 7 (10.29%) Django
9 7 (10.29%) gRPC
10 6 (8.82%) Truffle
11 5 (7.35%) Redux
11 5 (7.35%) scikit-learn
11 5 (7.35%) TensorFlow
11 5 (7.35%) Vue.js
12 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.88%) J2EE
13 3 (4.41%) CSS
13 3 (4.41%) EJB
13 3 (4.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Bitcoin
2 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.88%) PKI
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.47%) Litecoin
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 8 (11.76%) Mac OS
2 8 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Software Engineering
2 35 (51.47%) Cryptography
3 29 (42.65%) Cryptocurrency
4 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.88%) Fintech
5 21 (30.88%) Front End Development
6 19 (27.94%) DevOps
6 19 (27.94%) Open Source
7 15 (22.06%) Machine Learning
7 15 (22.06%) Microservices
8 13 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (17.65%) Scrum
10 11 (16.18%) Multithreading
10 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
11 9 (13.24%) Prototyping
12 8 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
12 8 (11.76%) Kanban
13 7 (10.29%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) Java
2 31 (45.59%) Python
3 21 (30.88%) Solidity
4 14 (20.59%) Rust
5 13 (19.12%) Go
6 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 12 (17.65%) PHP
7 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
8 8 (11.76%) C#
9 4 (5.88%) C
9 4 (5.88%) ES6
9 4 (5.88%) ES7
10 3 (4.41%) C++
11 2 (2.94%) ES8
11 2 (2.94%) Scala
12 1 (1.47%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.88%) PhD
3 2 (2.94%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) PSD2
System Software
1 32 (47.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) Kubernetes
2 7 (10.29%) HAProxy
2 7 (10.29%) Rancher
2 7 (10.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Intel
2 4 (5.88%) Google
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin