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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blockchain in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blockchain over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 224 394 191
Rank change year-on-year +170 -203 +60
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 1,336 265 106
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.75% 0.65% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.90% 1.64% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 352 185 96
10th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 -
25th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -20.00%
75th Percentile £110,000 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £127,500 £110,000 £101,875
UK median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -9.68%

Blockchain is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,281 16,153 3,186
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.03% 39.63% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17,569 11,240 2,678
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% - -
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

Blockchain
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Blockchain as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Blockchain trend for jobs with a WFH option

Blockchain
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Blockchain.

Blockchain salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Blockchain
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Blockchain over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Blockchain salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, Blockchain job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Blockchain.

1 598 (44.76%) Agile
2 506 (37.87%) Finance
3 402 (30.09%) Software Engineering
4 348 (26.05%) Social Skills
5 321 (24.03%) AWS
6 312 (23.35%) DevOps
6 312 (23.35%) Kubernetes
7 301 (22.53%) Java
8 297 (22.23%) Cardano
9 289 (21.63%) Computer Science
10 281 (21.03%) Docker
11 280 (20.96%) JavaScript
12 279 (20.88%) Python
13 250 (18.71%) Artificial Intelligence
14 247 (18.49%) CI/CD
15 244 (18.26%) GCP
16 234 (17.51%) Git (software)
17 230 (17.22%) Azure
17 230 (17.22%) Scrum
18 227 (16.99%) TypeScript
19 226 (16.92%) Public Sector
20 221 (16.54%) Degree
21 214 (16.02%) Microservices
22 213 (15.94%) Linux
23 212 (15.87%) Ethereum
24 209 (15.64%) Open Source
25 204 (15.27%) Node.js
25 204 (15.27%) Fintech
26 196 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
27 192 (14.37%) Smart Contracts

Blockchain
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 212 (15.87%) Ethereum
2 42 (3.14%) Hyperledger
3 21 (1.57%) Confluence
4 17 (1.27%) CMS
5 15 (1.12%) Solana
6 14 (1.05%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.05%) Jupyter
7 13 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
7 13 (0.97%) OpenZeppelin
8 12 (0.90%) MetaMask
9 9 (0.67%) Apache
10 6 (0.45%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.30%) Geth
12 3 (0.22%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.075%) Appian
13 1 (0.075%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.075%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (1.65%) Sketch
2 18 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.20%) InVision
5 14 (1.05%) Adobe XD
6 8 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.52%) UXPin
7 7 (0.52%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.30%) InDesign
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Office
11 1 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 149 (11.15%) Distributed Ledger
2 73 (5.46%) R3 Corda
3 13 (0.97%) Ripple
3 13 (0.97%) Ripple XRP
4 10 (0.75%) Shopify
5 5 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.22%) Magento
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 321 (24.03%) AWS
2 244 (18.26%) GCP
3 230 (17.22%) Azure
4 161 (12.05%) GitHub
5 64 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
5 64 (4.79%) Figma
6 59 (4.42%) Serverless
7 58 (4.34%) SaaS
8 40 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 26 (1.95%) Azure DevOps
10 23 (1.72%) GitHub Actions
11 21 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (1.42%) Amazon EKS
12 19 (1.42%) Azure AKS
13 18 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
13 18 (1.35%) Firebase
14 11 (0.82%) BrowserStack
15 10 (0.75%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.75%) AWS Fargate
15 10 (0.75%) Cloud Run
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.19%) Internet
2 27 (2.02%) HTTP
3 13 (0.97%) Firewall
4 9 (0.67%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 8 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.52%) Wireless
7 6 (0.45%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.30%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.22%) IPFS
10 1 (0.075%) BGP
10 1 (0.075%) DNS
10 1 (0.075%) OSPF
10 1 (0.075%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (10.33%) PostgreSQL
2 134 (10.03%) Big Data
3 75 (5.61%) MySQL
4 73 (5.46%) MongoDB
5 44 (3.29%) NoSQL
5 44 (3.29%) Redis
6 27 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.72%) SQL Server
8 21 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (1.35%) DynamoDB
11 17 (1.27%) BigQuery
12 14 (1.05%) Metadata
13 13 (0.97%) Parquet
14 11 (0.82%) Flink
14 11 (0.82%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.60%) MariaDB
16 7 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (0.52%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 234 (17.51%) Git (software)
2 73 (5.46%) JIRA
3 65 (4.87%) Jenkins
4 60 (4.49%) GitLab
5 53 (3.97%) Selenium
6 31 (2.32%) webpack
7 28 (2.10%) JUnit
8 23 (1.72%) Bitbucket
9 20 (1.50%) Mockito
10 17 (1.27%) Postman
10 17 (1.27%) Terragrunt
11 16 (1.20%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.05%) IntelliJ
13 13 (0.97%) Babel
14 12 (0.90%) rollup.js
14 12 (0.90%) TestRail
15 9 (0.67%) Subversion
16 8 (0.60%) Cypress.io
16 8 (0.60%) Hardhat
16 8 (0.60%) TestNG
General
1 506 (37.87%) Finance
2 348 (26.05%) Social Skills
3 226 (16.92%) Public Sector
4 170 (12.72%) Games
5 128 (9.58%) Banking
6 86 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (5.84%) Marketing
8 69 (5.16%) Legal
9 65 (4.87%) Financial Institution
10 62 (4.64%) Presentation Skills
11 61 (4.57%) Esports
12 51 (3.82%) Advertising
13 23 (1.72%) Publishing
14 18 (1.35%) Wearables
15 17 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
16 14 (1.05%) Retail
17 12 (0.90%) Russian Language
18 11 (0.82%) Georgian Language
19 6 (0.45%) iGaming
19 6 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 410 (30.69%) Developer
2 225 (16.84%) Software Engineer
3 111 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 95 (7.11%) Senior Developer
5 80 (5.99%) Full Stack Developer
6 69 (5.16%) Architect
7 64 (4.79%) Haskell Engineer
8 56 (4.19%) Java Developer
9 52 (3.89%) Haskell Developer
9 52 (3.89%) Product Owner
10 49 (3.67%) Product Manager
10 49 (3.67%) Software Developer
11 47 (3.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 45 (3.37%) Designer
13 44 (3.29%) Blockchain Developer
14 40 (2.99%) Backend Developer
15 38 (2.84%) Blockchain Engineer
16 35 (2.62%) Scala Engineer
16 35 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
17 33 (2.47%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (15.27%) Node.js
2 192 (14.37%) Smart Contracts
3 178 (13.32%) React
4 155 (11.60%) web3js
5 97 (7.26%) REST
6 90 (6.74%) GraphQL
7 86 (6.44%) Kafka
8 75 (5.61%) CSS
9 70 (5.24%) AngularJS
10 60 (4.49%) RESTful
11 54 (4.04%) HTML
12 52 (3.89%) Vue.js
13 51 (3.82%) Spring
14 44 (3.29%) .NET
15 40 (2.99%) Spring Boot
16 39 (2.92%) NestJS
17 37 (2.77%) React Native
18 35 (2.62%) RxJS
18 35 (2.62%) Web Services
19 32 (2.40%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 297 (22.23%) Cardano
2 185 (13.85%) Algorithms
3 163 (12.20%) User Experience
4 147 (11.00%) iPhone
5 146 (10.93%) IoT
6 143 (10.70%) Web3
7 140 (10.48%) Public Cloud
8 133 (9.96%) NFT
9 126 (9.43%) Cloud Native
10 116 (8.68%) Data Structures
11 93 (6.96%) Legacy Code
12 79 (5.91%) Virtual Team
13 54 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
14 52 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
14 52 (3.89%) Mobile App
15 38 (2.84%) Data Centre
16 35 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
17 34 (2.54%) Social Media
17 34 (2.54%) SWIFT
18 31 (2.32%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 213 (15.94%) Linux
2 76 (5.69%) Android
3 72 (5.39%) Windows
4 66 (4.94%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.84%) Mac OS X
6 25 (1.87%) CentOS
7 13 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.52%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.45%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.075%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (44.76%) Agile
2 402 (30.09%) Software Engineering
3 312 (23.35%) DevOps
4 289 (21.63%) Computer Science
5 250 (18.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 247 (18.49%) CI/CD
7 230 (17.22%) Scrum
8 214 (16.02%) Microservices
9 209 (15.64%) Open Source
10 204 (15.27%) Fintech
11 196 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
12 185 (13.85%) Cryptocurrency
13 161 (12.05%) Cryptography
14 157 (11.75%) Cybersecurity
15 149 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
15 149 (11.15%) Full Stack Development
15 149 (11.15%) Mentoring
16 148 (11.08%) Test Automation
17 140 (10.48%) Product Management
18 139 (10.40%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 301 (22.53%) Java
2 280 (20.96%) JavaScript
3 279 (20.88%) Python
4 227 (16.99%) TypeScript
5 167 (12.50%) Scala
6 159 (11.90%) Haskell
7 150 (11.23%) SQL
8 139 (10.40%) C++
9 130 (9.73%) Go
10 124 (9.28%) C#
11 121 (9.06%) Rust
12 94 (7.04%) Solidity
13 70 (5.24%) Bash
14 49 (3.67%) Kotlin
15 40 (2.99%) DAML
16 37 (2.77%) ES6
17 29 (2.17%) C
18 21 (1.57%) PureScript
19 20 (1.50%) PHP
20 17 (1.27%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 221 (16.54%) Degree
2 176 (13.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 72 (5.39%) AWS Certification
4 36 (2.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 20 (1.50%) ISEB
5 20 (1.50%) Master's Degree
6 18 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 14 (1.05%) MBA
9 7 (0.52%) PhD
10 6 (0.45%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.22%) CEH
12 3 (0.22%) CISA
12 3 (0.22%) CISM
12 3 (0.22%) CISSP
12 3 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.15%) CBAP
13 2 (0.15%) CRISC
13 2 (0.15%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (13.62%) QA
2 22 (1.65%) Accessibility
3 14 (1.05%) SLA
4 9 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.22%) GDPR
9 1 (0.075%) COBIT
9 1 (0.075%) GRC
9 1 (0.075%) NIST
9 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.075%) SOC 2
System Software
1 281 (21.03%) Docker
2 44 (3.29%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.52%) LXC
6 6 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 312 (23.35%) Kubernetes
2 159 (11.90%) Terraform
3 70 (5.24%) Ansible
4 21 (1.57%) Istio
4 21 (1.57%) Prometheus
5 17 (1.27%) Grafana
6 12 (0.90%) Puppet
7 9 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.52%) Anchore
8 7 (0.52%) Cilium
8 7 (0.52%) Sysdig
9 6 (0.45%) Kustomize
10 4 (0.30%) Argo
10 4 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.30%) Nessus
10 4 (0.30%) SELinux
11 3 (0.22%) MIIS
12 2 (0.15%) Kibana
12 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.075%) logstash
Vendors
1 137 (10.25%) Google
2 56 (4.19%) VMware
3 46 (3.44%) Microsoft
4 43 (3.22%) IBM
5 20 (1.50%) Adobe
5 20 (1.50%) Oracle
6 14 (1.05%) Databricks
7 10 (0.75%) Monax
7 10 (0.75%) StarkWare
8 9 (0.67%) Spotify
9 8 (0.60%) Twitter
9 8 (0.60%) YouTube
10 7 (0.52%) EXTOL
10 7 (0.52%) Vertica
11 5 (0.37%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.37%) Perforce
11 5 (0.37%) Sony
12 4 (0.30%) ConsenSys
12 4 (0.30%) Juniper
13 3 (0.22%) SoundCloud