The year of 2017 has so far turned out to be extremely positive for the cryptocurrency market. The decentralized nature of trading is slowly turning as a lucrative alternative for investors and the markets are witnessing a big inrush in terms of investor participation.
It seems that with the increase in demand and investor participation, the cryptocurrency market is also opening up the doors of job opportunities for people. As per the latest reports by AngelList, there has been a huge surge in the inflow of investments in cryptocurrency startups, which has ultimately reflect into an exponential increase in demand for the right talent in the industry.
As per the data released by AngelList about the recent hiring trends in the cryptocurrency startups, the number of job listings has almost doubled in the last six months. There has been a great demand for the technical expertise required for developing blockchain applications as well as for working on several other cryptocurrency projects. Some of the popular technical skills and roles in demand include full-stack developers, Blockchain engineers as well front-end developers.
In addition to this, there has also been an increasing demand in other job prospects like marketing, business development, customer support and operations.
As a result, many startups are hiring potential talent for working on products and services that revolve around Ethereum and Bitcoin. Moreover, with the ability to gather funds through the ICO route, has also pushed towards hiring more talent from the open market.
It has to be noted that the evolving cryptocurrency market is providing a win-win platform for both – the employer and the employee. For all the interested job applicants in the cryptocurrency space, the salaries are almost 10-20% higher in comparison to other sectors. As per AngelList, there are further benefits involved like people working in cryptocurrency space have 22% higher chance of landing a remote gig with additional perks like profit-sharing schemes.
This has resulted into more talent getting driven towards the cryptocurrency market which rewards with better job opportunities and better pay scale.
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