By Nitesh Naveen in New York City

Businesses are increasingly on the lookout for staff with skills related to blockchain technologies.

According to Financial Times, data from LinkedIn shows that there were over 1000 job posts related to blockchain just last week. This has increased by over 40 percent each yearly quarter.

It has also been found that nearly 10,000 LinkedIn users list blockchain as a skill on their profiles, with half of them from the technology industry and a quarter in the financial services sector.

The best blockchain engineers can command a salary above $250,000

In total, there are more than 850 different cryptocurrencies with a total market capitalisation above $92bn — more than Goldman Sachs, Ford or Nike — according to

1.21GWS is organising special Blockchain Training & Certification programs in several cities in the world which gives insights into how to develop products using Blockchain architecture.

Block Chain Training portal –