The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 90 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.087% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.03% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.43%
Mercurial
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
178 194 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.56% 17.24% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 177 184
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Mercurial
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Mercurial Salary Trend in Essex

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress