The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 82 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 13 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.89% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.78% 5.43% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Mercurial
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
167 221 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.25% 16.39% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 162 73
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,275
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Mercurial
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mercurial Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Mercurial
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mercurial across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Mercurial Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) Git (software)
3 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
4 10 (55.56%) Zepto.js
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Marketing
5 9 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 9 (50.00%) ActionScript
5 9 (50.00%) OpenUP
5 9 (50.00%) Games
5 9 (50.00%) GIMP
5 9 (50.00%) Node.js
5 9 (50.00%) Backbone.js
5 9 (50.00%) QUnit
5 9 (50.00%) Jasmine
5 9 (50.00%) Sass
5 9 (50.00%) Ember.js
5 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (50.00%) Grunt
5 9 (50.00%) PhantomJS
6 7 (38.89%) Drupal
6 7 (38.89%) PHP
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) FMCG
8 3 (16.67%) LAMP

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (38.89%) Drupal
3 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (50.00%) GIMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) QUnit
2 9 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 9 (50.00%) Grunt
2 9 (50.00%) PhantomJS
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Front-End Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) Zepto.js
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 9 (50.00%) Sass
3 9 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) OpenUP
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree