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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 107 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% 1.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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
216 203 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.41% 14.43% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 183 119 70
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Sass
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) Twitter
4 5 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) Google Maps API
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) Modernizr
5 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (40.00%) Facebook
5 4 (40.00%) Zepto.js
6 3 (30.00%) GIMP
6 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (30.00%) Grunt
6 3 (30.00%) PhantomJS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Drupal
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (30.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) QUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (30.00%) Grunt
2 3 (30.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Sass
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Google Maps API
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Modernizr
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (40.00%) Zepto.js
5 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Open Graph
5 3 (30.00%) LAMP
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Symfony
5 3 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Social Media
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) OpenUP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter
2 4 (40.00%) Facebook
3 3 (30.00%) Zend
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore