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Blockchain-related jobs in high demand across India's metro cities: Report

NITI Aayog's pilot project in blockchain - IndiaChain - will also help in generating job opportunities in the sector, the report noted

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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Jobs in the sector are in high demand in and leads in terms of opportunities in this sector, says a report.

According to data from leading global Indeed, is the leading city for those seeking job opportunities in the sector, with over 36 per cent of all the job postings in

It is followed by Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Chennai, making up the top five destinations for careers in the country.

The report further noted that and surrounding regions such as Gurugram, Noida, and Mohali also see a share of job postings in the sector. However, the volume does not compare to their southern counterparts, it noted.

"hubs like and continue to lead, while the national capital region is also seeing a fair share of interest in the sector. With the global market for and services is expected to reach USD 7.7 billion in 2022, there are sure to be even more jobs created in the sector in the future," Indeed said.

As per the report, with the government's approach towards understanding and exploring the of technology, can look forward to positive growth and development in the sector.

NITI Aayog's pilot project in - IndiaChain - will also help in generating job opportunities in the sector, the report noted.

"While we still have a lot to learn about technology, given the enormous scope of its application, interest for roles is here to stay," said Sashi Kumar, Managing Director, Indeed

According to Indeed, the number of cryptocurrency and related jobs posted on the Indeed website witnessed significant jump in the latter half of 2017.

There were a significant number of job openings for roles such as developer, system architect, software engineer,

First Published: Tue, April 10 2018. 14:36 IST
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