The first table below looks at the demand for Mercurial skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 280 277 293
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 48 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 2.29% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 30
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2002 1617 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.08% 13.74% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1405 1372
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Mercurial
London

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mercurial across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mercurial
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mercurial across the City of London region.

Mercurial Salary Trend in the City of London

Mercurial
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mercurial across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Mercurial Salary Histogram in the City of London

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Mercurial also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mercurial.

1 74 (79.57%) Git (software)
2 62 (66.67%) Java
3 54 (58.06%) SQL
4 48 (51.61%) Subversion
5 43 (46.24%) Linux
6 38 (40.86%) OO
7 36 (38.71%) OOP
7 36 (38.71%) HTML
8 35 (37.63%) Maven
9 34 (36.56%) JSON
9 34 (36.56%) Multithreading
9 34 (36.56%) Ant
9 34 (36.56%) Jenkins
10 33 (35.48%) UNIX
11 32 (34.41%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (33.33%) TDD
13 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
14 28 (30.11%) CSS
14 28 (30.11%) Scrum
14 28 (30.11%) Bash Shell
14 28 (30.11%) QA
15 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (29.03%) Swing
16 25 (26.88%) JUnit
17 23 (24.73%) Eclipse
17 23 (24.73%) Puppet
18 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
18 22 (23.66%) MySQL
18 22 (23.66%) XML
18 22 (23.66%) SQL Server

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Mercurial also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mercurial. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (19.35%) Apache
2 15 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.75%) nginx
4 8 (8.60%) Jetty
5 7 (7.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.53%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.45%) GlassFish
7 5 (5.38%) Drupal
7 5 (5.38%) Umbraco
7 5 (5.38%) CMS
8 4 (4.30%) IIS
8 4 (4.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (4.30%) Apache Solr
8 4 (4.30%) Kentico
9 2 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.08%) Node.js
10 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.51%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (10.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) Internet
2 10 (10.75%) OpenVPN
3 9 (9.68%) DNS
4 8 (8.60%) SSL
5 7 (7.53%) HTTP
6 6 (6.45%) IPsec
6 6 (6.45%) SNMP
6 6 (6.45%) VPN
6 6 (6.45%) IMAP
7 3 (3.23%) NFC
8 2 (2.15%) Firewall
8 2 (2.15%) SMTP
9 1 (1.08%) SMS
9 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) NoSQL
1 22 (23.66%) MySQL
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.20%) MongoDB
2 16 (17.20%) Big Data
3 15 (16.13%) Hadoop
4 13 (13.98%) HBase
4 13 (13.98%) Apache Hive
5 9 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.30%) SQLite
9 2 (2.15%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.08%) RavenDB
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 74 (79.57%) Git (software)
2 48 (51.61%) Subversion
3 35 (37.63%) Maven
4 34 (36.56%) Ant
4 34 (36.56%) Jenkins
5 25 (26.88%) JUnit
6 23 (24.73%) Eclipse
7 13 (13.98%) Hudson
8 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (10.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (8.60%) Gerrit
9 8 (8.60%) TeamCity
9 8 (8.60%) JIRA
10 7 (7.53%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (7.53%) FishEye
10 7 (7.53%) AnthillPro
11 4 (4.30%) NUnit
11 4 (4.30%) Xcode
11 4 (4.30%) NetBeans
12 3 (3.23%) Grunt
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Games
4 6 (6.45%) Front Office
5 4 (4.30%) Publishing
6 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 28 (30.11%) Java Developer
3 22 (23.66%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.75%) iOS Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Configuration Manager
7 8 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Android Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Android Developer
9 5 (5.38%) iPhone Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Lead Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.71%) HTML
2 34 (36.56%) JSON
3 28 (30.11%) CSS
4 27 (29.03%) Swing
5 22 (23.66%) XML
6 18 (19.35%) HTML5
6 18 (19.35%) J2EE
7 15 (16.13%) Java SE
8 14 (15.05%) .NET
8 14 (15.05%) CSS3
9 13 (13.98%) MapReduce
9 13 (13.98%) Google Closure
9 13 (13.98%) JDBC
10 9 (9.68%) Ajax
11 8 (8.60%) XHTML
12 7 (7.53%) REST
12 7 (7.53%) jQuery
13 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
13 6 (6.45%) WML
13 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Statistics
1 13 (13.98%) Visualisation
2 12 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.60%) Client/Server
4 8 (8.60%) iPhone
5 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.53%) Open Source
6 6 (6.45%) Clustering
7 5 (5.38%) Blackberry
7 5 (5.38%) Cryptography
8 4 (4.30%) Animation
9 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
9 3 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (3.23%) Java Card
10 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.24%) Linux
2 33 (35.48%) UNIX
3 17 (18.28%) Apple iOS
4 16 (17.20%) Windows
5 15 (16.13%) Android
6 13 (13.98%) Debian
7 10 (10.75%) CentOS
8 8 (8.60%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.30%) Solaris
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (3.23%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) OO
2 36 (38.71%) OOP
3 34 (36.56%) Multithreading
4 32 (34.41%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (33.33%) TDD
6 28 (30.11%) Scrum
7 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (19.35%) MVC
9 14 (15.05%) Web Development
9 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
10 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.83%) Configuration Management
11 11 (11.83%) SOA
12 10 (10.75%) iOS Development
13 9 (9.68%) Analytics
13 9 (9.68%) BDD
13 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
14 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.53%) Test Automation
14 7 (7.53%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 62 (66.67%) Java
2 54 (58.06%) SQL
3 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.11%) Bash Shell
5 18 (19.35%) Python
6 17 (18.28%) Shell Script
6 17 (18.28%) Scala
7 14 (15.05%) Objective-C
8 13 (13.98%) R
9 12 (12.90%) PHP
10 9 (9.68%) Ruby
11 8 (8.60%) Perl
11 8 (8.60%) Groovy
12 7 (7.53%) PL/SQL
13 6 (6.45%) C
14 5 (5.38%) C#
14 5 (5.38%) C++
15 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
16 2 (2.15%) XQuery
16 2 (2.15%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.11%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) NFS
2 7 (7.53%) vCloud
3 6 (6.45%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.30%) Postfix
4 4 (4.30%) VirtualBox
4 4 (4.30%) Varnish
4 4 (4.30%) KVM
5 3 (3.23%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) Puppet
2 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.60%) Nagios
4 6 (6.45%) ZABBIX
4 6 (6.45%) Cacti
5 4 (4.30%) Capistrano
5 4 (4.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Google
2 13 (13.98%) Red Hat
3 12 (12.90%) VMware
4 11 (11.83%) Oracle
5 4 (4.30%) EPiServer
5 4 (4.30%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.23%) Zend
7 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.15%) JBoss
7 2 (2.15%) Foundry
8 1 (1.08%) Vertica
8 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.08%) Facebook
8 1 (1.08%) Twitter
8 1 (1.08%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.08%) Netezza
8 1 (1.08%) Reuters
8 1 (1.08%) Teradata