According to the new research, the number of vacancies in the sphere of blockchain is constantly growing. For the first five months of 2019 there have been published almost the same amount of vacancies, as it has been for the whole 2018.
Researchers from TeqAtlas company analyzed open vacancies for the positions connected with blockchain. According to presented data, during the period from 2013 to 2018 average annual growth of vacancies amount in the industry made up 139%, and at the end of May 2300 vacancies were opened.
Bitcoin doubler 2x got to know that the report presented the list of 15 largest employers in this sphere. The technology giant IBM occupied the first place, next was Oracle company and the third place went to the consulting firm – PwC.
Leaders of Job Offers
A salary in this industry varies from $17 000 to $271 000. It`s interesting that the most highly paid specialists locate in the USA – their average annual wage reaches $105 000. This is about twice larger than an average salary in the country. At the same time, blockchain specialists in Europe receive just $70 000.
Most in demand are software engineers – it`s almost the fourth of all vacancies. In addition, employers often search for front-end engineers and risk analysts. The leader in job offer in blockchain industry is London.
“London is the leading city for blockchain vacancies. More than fourth of all job offers were published here. In the USA on the top are New York and San Francisco – there were published 19% and 13% of all vacancies, respectively”, – the researchers note.