Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Solidity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solidity over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Solidity
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1111 1231 -
Rank change year-on-year +120 - -
Permanent jobs citing Solidity 69 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.001% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.070% 0.001% -
Number of salaries quoted 67 1 0
UK median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Solidity is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 99005 98832 110864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.19% 53.07% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81764 85103 95234
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Solidity
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Solidity in the UK

Solidity
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Solidity in the UK

Solidity
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solidity over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Solidity in the UK

Solidity
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solidity within the UK over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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 +80 69 £65,000 +6.56% 13
London +65 69 £65,000 +6.56% 13

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Solidity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Solidity.

1 68 (98.55%) Blockchain
2 62 (89.86%) Ethereum
3 51 (73.91%) Smart Contracts
4 44 (63.77%) Finance
5 43 (62.32%) Hyperledger
6 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (59.42%) NoSQL
7 37 (53.62%) DevOps
8 36 (52.17%) Node.js
9 34 (49.28%) Go
9 34 (49.28%) Computer Science
9 34 (49.28%) Identity Management
9 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
9 34 (49.28%) Fintech
10 33 (47.83%) C++
10 33 (47.83%) Degree
11 31 (44.93%) C
11 31 (44.93%) Relational Database
12 30 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (43.48%) Machine Learning
12 30 (43.48%) Open Source
12 30 (43.48%) SaaS
12 30 (43.48%) Mathematics
12 30 (43.48%) Client/Server
12 30 (43.48%) RDBMS
12 30 (43.48%) Web Development
12 30 (43.48%) Publishing
12 30 (43.48%) Risk Management
12 30 (43.48%) Scrum
12 30 (43.48%) Computer Science Degree

Solidity
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 62 (89.86%) Ethereum
2 43 (62.32%) Hyperledger
3 22 (31.88%) eris
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 30 (43.48%) SaaS
2 23 (33.33%) GitHub
3 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (24.64%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (11.59%) npm
7 5 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (7.25%) Amazon S3
7 5 (7.25%) Slack
7 5 (7.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (98.55%) Blockchain
2 41 (59.42%) NoSQL
3 31 (44.93%) Relational Database
4 30 (43.48%) RDBMS
5 10 (14.49%) MySQL
5 10 (14.49%) Redis
6 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.84%) webpack
3 5 (7.25%) Babel
3 5 (7.25%) Mocha
3 5 (7.25%) RSpec
4 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (63.77%) Finance
2 30 (43.48%) Publishing
3 13 (18.84%) Banking
4 9 (13.04%) Games
5 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Blockchain Developer
2 23 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Software Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (20.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (20.29%) Node.js Developer
5 14 (20.29%) NoSQL Developer
6 13 (18.84%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Architect
7 8 (11.59%) Blockchain Architect
7 8 (11.59%) HTML Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Blockchain Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (73.91%) Smart Contracts
2 36 (52.17%) Node.js
3 19 (27.54%) CSS
3 19 (27.54%) HTML
4 13 (18.84%) AngularJS
5 11 (15.94%) React
6 9 (13.04%) JSON
7 8 (11.59%) Angular 2
7 8 (11.59%) CSS3
7 8 (11.59%) HTML5
7 8 (11.59%) REST
7 8 (11.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (11.59%) WebSockets
8 6 (8.70%) Sinatra
8 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (7.25%) .NET
9 5 (7.25%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (7.25%) Chai
9 5 (7.25%) Express
9 5 (7.25%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 34 (49.28%) Computer Science
1 34 (49.28%) Fintech
2 30 (43.48%) Client/Server
2 30 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (27.54%) Bitcoin
4 13 (18.84%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (11.59%) Online Games
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Android
2 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (53.62%) DevOps
3 34 (49.28%) Identity Management
4 30 (43.48%) Machine Learning
4 30 (43.48%) Mathematics
4 30 (43.48%) Open Source
4 30 (43.48%) Risk Management
4 30 (43.48%) Scrum
4 30 (43.48%) Web Development
5 22 (31.88%) Disruptive Innovation
6 15 (21.74%) Cryptocurrency
7 14 (20.29%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.94%) Front End Development
9 8 (11.59%) B2B
9 8 (11.59%) Microservices
9 8 (11.59%) Open Source Development
9 8 (11.59%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (8.70%) API Design
10 6 (8.70%) API Development
10 6 (8.70%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) Go
1 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
2 33 (47.83%) C++
3 31 (44.93%) C
4 20 (28.99%) SQL
5 10 (14.49%) Java
5 10 (14.49%) Ruby
5 10 (14.49%) Rust
6 9 (13.04%) Python
7 8 (11.59%) Clojure
7 8 (11.59%) Erlang
7 8 (11.59%) Haskell
7 8 (11.59%) ML
7 8 (11.59%) TypeScript
8 6 (8.70%) C#
9 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.25%) ES6
10 1 (1.45%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.45%) Elixir
10 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (47.83%) Degree
2 30 (43.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (31.88%) Master's Degree
4 9 (13.04%) PhD
5 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PMP
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) Docker
2 4 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) Kubernetes
2 13 (18.84%) Ansible
3 4 (5.80%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle