Period
to 18 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Blockchain skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blockchain over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blockchain
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 333 257 228
Rank change year-on-year -76 -29 -24
Permanent jobs citing Blockchain 226 82 57
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.78% 0.79% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.84% 2.66% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 165 81 51
10th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £50,000
25th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -3.45%
75th Percentile £102,500 £90,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £125,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +6.45% - +6.90%

Blockchain is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,949 3,080 2,074
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 27.46% 29.50% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,820 2,787 1,803
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £81,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 18 January 2022.

Blockchain salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, Blockchain job roles required the following IT 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.

1 116 (51.33%) Finance
2 115 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (34.96%) React
4 64 (28.32%) Cryptocurrency
5 61 (26.99%) JavaScript
6 56 (24.78%) AWS
7 53 (23.45%) Node.js
8 51 (22.57%) Full Stack Development
9 50 (22.12%) Azure
10 48 (21.24%) Test Automation
10 48 (21.24%) DevOps
11 47 (20.80%) Kubernetes
12 46 (20.35%) Java
13 45 (19.91%) Software Engineering
14 44 (19.47%) Fintech
15 43 (19.03%) Social Skills
16 42 (18.58%) TypeScript
17 40 (17.70%) SQL
18 39 (17.26%) Docker
18 39 (17.26%) Microservices
19 37 (16.37%) GCP
19 37 (16.37%) .NET
20 36 (15.93%) TDD
21 32 (14.16%) JIRA
21 32 (14.16%) Go
22 31 (13.72%) C#
23 29 (12.83%) Distributed Ledger
23 29 (12.83%) Greenfield Project
23 29 (12.83%) Artificial Intelligence
23 29 (12.83%) Scrum

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 24 (10.62%) Ethereum
2 15 (6.64%) Confluence
3 6 (2.65%) Jetty
4 3 (1.33%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.44%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Sketch
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 29 (12.83%) Distributed Ledger
2 28 (12.39%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 56 (24.78%) AWS
2 50 (22.12%) Azure
3 37 (16.37%) GCP
4 14 (6.19%) Azure Service Bus
5 13 (5.75%) SaaS
6 10 (4.42%) GitHub
7 9 (3.98%) Azure Pipelines
8 7 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.21%) iPaaS
10 4 (1.77%) Azure Key Vault
10 4 (1.77%) Azure Monitor
11 3 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.33%) GitHub Actions
11 3 (1.33%) IaaS
11 3 (1.33%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.33%) PaaS
11 3 (1.33%) Serverless
12 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.88%) Figma
12 2 (0.88%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.65%) Internet
2 4 (1.77%) HTTP
3 2 (0.88%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.95%) NoSQL
2 20 (8.85%) MongoDB
3 16 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (5.75%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.87%) Redis
6 10 (4.42%) Event Store
7 5 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.33%) MySQL
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.88%) Big Data
9 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 32 (14.16%) JIRA
2 16 (7.08%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (7.08%) TeamCity
3 9 (3.98%) webpack
4 6 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.33%) Cypress.io
5 3 (1.33%) GitLab
5 3 (1.33%) Mocha
6 1 (0.44%) Gradle
6 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 116 (51.33%) Finance
2 43 (19.03%) Social Skills
3 16 (7.08%) Financial Institution
4 12 (5.31%) Advertising
5 11 (4.87%) Law
5 11 (4.87%) Presentation Skills
6 10 (4.42%) Automotive
7 7 (3.10%) Games
8 6 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.65%) Marketing
8 6 (2.65%) Retail
9 5 (2.21%) Banking
9 5 (2.21%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.77%) Legal
10 4 (1.77%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (1.33%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.44%) Military
13 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (39.82%) Developer
2 41 (18.14%) Senior Developer
3 34 (15.04%) Full Stack Developer
4 31 (13.72%) Blockchain Engineer
5 29 (12.83%) .NET Developer
6 28 (12.39%) Software Engineer
7 23 (10.18%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 20 (8.85%) Java Engineer
8 20 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (7.96%) Blockchain Developer
9 18 (7.96%) Blockchain Software Engineer
10 14 (6.19%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (5.31%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.87%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (4.42%) Architect
13 10 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.42%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.54%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (34.96%) React
2 53 (23.45%) Node.js
3 37 (16.37%) .NET
4 25 (11.06%) HTML
5 20 (8.85%) .NET Core
5 20 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (8.41%) RESTful
7 18 (7.96%) Smart Contracts
8 15 (6.64%) JSON
8 15 (6.64%) web3js
9 13 (5.75%) CSS
10 12 (5.31%) Sass
10 12 (5.31%) Vue.js
11 11 (4.87%) Lambda Expressions
11 11 (4.87%) REST
11 11 (4.87%) Web Services
12 10 (4.42%) Express
13 9 (3.98%) ASP.NET
13 9 (3.98%) ASP.NET Core
13 9 (3.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.83%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (7.08%) Web3
3 11 (4.87%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.98%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.54%) iPad
6 7 (3.10%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.65%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.21%) Raspberry Pi
8 5 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.77%) User Experience
10 3 (1.33%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.44%) Equities
12 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.44%) Robotics
12 1 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.87%) Linux
2 4 (1.77%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.77%) Mac OS
2 4 (1.77%) Windows
3 3 (1.33%) Android
4 2 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (28.32%) Cryptocurrency
3 51 (22.57%) Full Stack Development
4 48 (21.24%) DevOps
4 48 (21.24%) Test Automation
5 45 (19.91%) Software Engineering
6 44 (19.47%) Fintech
7 39 (17.26%) Microservices
8 36 (15.93%) TDD
9 29 (12.83%) Artificial Intelligence
9 29 (12.83%) Scrum
10 27 (11.95%) Coaching
11 25 (11.06%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (9.29%) Kanban
14 20 (8.85%) Customer Acquisition
14 20 (8.85%) Infrastructure as Code
14 20 (8.85%) User Stories
15 19 (8.41%) SOLID
15 19 (8.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.99%) JavaScript
2 46 (20.35%) Java
3 42 (18.58%) TypeScript
4 40 (17.70%) SQL
5 32 (14.16%) Go
6 31 (13.72%) C#
7 24 (10.62%) C++
8 20 (8.85%) Python
9 19 (8.41%) Rust
10 12 (5.31%) Kotlin
11 10 (4.42%) C
12 8 (3.54%) Solidity
13 6 (2.65%) Clojure
13 6 (2.65%) ClojureScript
13 6 (2.65%) Scala
14 4 (1.77%) Ruby
15 3 (1.33%) PHP
16 2 (0.88%) Groovy
16 2 (0.88%) R
17 1 (0.44%) Bash
Qualifications
1 14 (6.19%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.88%) PMP
2 2 (0.88%) SAFe Agilist
3 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.77%) ISO 22301
3 2 (0.88%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.88%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (17.26%) Docker
2 5 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 47 (20.80%) Kubernetes
2 26 (11.50%) Terraform
3 10 (4.42%) Ansible
4 2 (0.88%) Grafana
5 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.44%) Kubeflow
5 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (11.06%) Google
2 10 (4.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.98%) Spotify
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco
4 1 (0.44%) EXASOL
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle
4 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.44%) SAP
4 1 (0.44%) Splunk
4 1 (0.44%) Workday