The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 654 657 746
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +89
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 255 215 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 1.30% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 216 167 140
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18855 16587 16957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.26% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15640 14144 14671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mercurial within the UK.

Mercurial Salary Trend in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mercurial over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Mercurial Salary Histogram in the UK

Mercurial
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 245 £45,000 -10.00% 42
London +1 133 £51,250 -6.81% 26
City of London -9 31 £52,500 -16.00% 7
North West +1 30 £40,000 +37.93% 1
West Midlands +12 23 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Manchester +17 22 £40,000 - 1
South East -16 22 £40,000 -15.78% 5
East of England +2 21 £42,500 -0.58% 4
Hertfordshire +2 15 £40,000 -27.27% 2
South West -14 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcestershire - 12 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +21 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Dorset - 10 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 10 £40,000 - 1
Scotland -15 8 £33,500 -7.58% 1
Cheshire - 8 £37,500 -
St Albans - 8 £40,000 -
Malvern - 8 £45,000 -
Oxford - 7 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire -2 6 £27,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £27,500 -
Cambridge -4 5 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 5 - - 1
Stockport - 5 £25,000 -
Berkshire -4 4 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -4 4 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Edinburgh -7 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
East Midlands -9 4 £42,500 +44.06% 1
Aberdeen - 4 £30,500 -
Warrington - 4 £40,000 -

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 352 (66.54%) Git (software)
2 247 (46.69%) JavaScript
3 246 (46.50%) Java
4 235 (44.42%) HTML
5 222 (41.97%) Subversion
6 214 (40.45%) CSS
7 192 (36.29%) SQL
8 185 (34.97%) Linux
9 163 (30.81%) MVC
10 152 (28.73%) OO
11 142 (26.84%) HTML5
12 135 (25.52%) jQuery
12 135 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
13 127 (24.01%) JSON
14 126 (23.82%) MySQL
15 125 (23.63%) TDD
15 125 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
16 120 (22.68%) PHP
17 119 (22.50%) Web Services
18 110 (20.79%) Jenkins
19 105 (19.85%) CSS3
20 104 (19.66%) Degree
21 95 (17.96%) XML
21 95 (17.96%) Python
22 94 (17.77%) .NET
22 94 (17.77%) Maven
23 91 (17.20%) Windows
24 90 (17.01%) C#
25 86 (16.26%) Ajax
26 84 (15.88%) Apache

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 84 (15.88%) Apache
2 44 (8.32%) Tomcat
3 35 (6.62%) Node.js
4 29 (5.48%) Drupal
5 27 (5.10%) CMS
6 24 (4.54%) Confluence
7 22 (4.16%) nginx
8 17 (3.21%) IIS
9 13 (2.46%) WordPress
9 13 (2.46%) SharePoint
10 12 (2.27%) Joomla!
10 12 (2.27%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.89%) Jetty
12 9 (1.70%) uWSGI
13 7 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (1.32%) GlassFish
13 7 (1.32%) Umbraco
14 6 (1.13%) Sitefinity
14 6 (1.13%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (10.40%) Photoshop
2 28 (5.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (3.59%) Fireworks
4 12 (2.27%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (3.97%) Magento
2 9 (1.70%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.10%) SaaS
2 22 (4.16%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.38%) GitHub
5 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
6 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.56%) Internet
2 38 (7.18%) HTTP
3 9 (1.70%) AMQP
4 7 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (1.32%) SSL
5 6 (1.13%) OpenVPN
6 5 (0.95%) Intranet
6 5 (0.95%) SAN
7 4 (0.76%) DNS
7 4 (0.76%) SNMP
7 4 (0.76%) VPN
7 4 (0.76%) SMS
7 4 (0.76%) BIG-IP
7 4 (0.76%) Firewall
7 4 (0.76%) IMAP
8 3 (0.57%) NFC
8 3 (0.57%) Wireless
9 2 (0.38%) SMTP
9 2 (0.38%) IPsec
10 1 (0.19%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (23.82%) MySQL
2 76 (14.37%) SQL Server
3 68 (12.85%) Big Data
4 47 (8.88%) NoSQL
5 30 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 26 (4.91%) Hadoop
6 26 (4.91%) Oracle Database
7 24 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (4.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (4.16%) HBase
8 22 (4.16%) Apache Hive
9 21 (3.97%) Impala
10 19 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (3.21%) Redis
12 16 (3.02%) Relational Database
12 16 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.70%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
14 8 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.51%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 352 (66.54%) Git (software)
2 222 (41.97%) Subversion
3 110 (20.79%) Jenkins
4 94 (17.77%) Maven
5 74 (13.99%) Ant
6 71 (13.42%) JUnit
6 71 (13.42%) Eclipse
7 51 (9.64%) JIRA
8 41 (7.75%) Hudson
9 36 (6.81%) TeamCity
10 35 (6.62%) Selenium
11 32 (6.05%) Visual Studio
12 27 (5.10%) NUnit
13 23 (4.35%) Moq
14 22 (4.16%) WebDriver
15 19 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (3.59%) Grunt
16 18 (3.40%) ReSharper
17 17 (3.21%) CruiseControl
18 16 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 72 (13.61%) Finance
2 59 (11.15%) Games
3 21 (3.97%) Banking
4 19 (3.59%) Automotive
5 17 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.84%) Back Office
7 14 (2.65%) Publishing
7 14 (2.65%) Retail
8 10 (1.89%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.89%) Marketing
9 9 (1.70%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.51%) Front Office
11 7 (1.32%) Legal
12 3 (0.57%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 374 (70.70%) Developer
2 99 (18.71%) Java Developer
3 78 (14.74%) Senior Developer
4 58 (10.96%) Front-End Developer
5 48 (9.07%) Web Developer
6 46 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 44 (8.32%) Software Engineer
8 40 (7.56%) .NET Developer
9 38 (7.18%) Software Developer
10 33 (6.24%) C# Developer
11 29 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 22 (4.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.16%) Architect
13 22 (4.16%) Administrator
13 22 (4.16%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.16%) iOS Developer
14 20 (3.78%) Senior Architect
14 20 (3.78%) Java Architect
14 20 (3.78%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (44.42%) HTML
2 214 (40.45%) CSS
3 142 (26.84%) HTML5
4 135 (25.52%) jQuery
5 127 (24.01%) JSON
6 119 (22.50%) Web Services
7 105 (19.85%) CSS3
8 95 (17.96%) XML
9 94 (17.77%) .NET
10 86 (16.26%) Ajax
11 69 (13.04%) ASP.NET
12 55 (10.40%) Sass
13 49 (9.26%) SOAP
14 48 (9.07%) AngularJS
15 46 (8.70%) RESTful
16 43 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (7.75%) JSP
18 38 (7.18%) Swing
19 37 (6.99%) XHTML
19 37 (6.99%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 57 (10.78%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.24%) Mathematics
4 32 (6.05%) Client/Server
5 30 (5.67%) Open Source
6 29 (5.48%) Social Media
7 24 (4.54%) Replication
8 23 (4.35%) Visualisation
9 22 (4.16%) Statistics
10 14 (2.65%) iPhone
11 13 (2.46%) E-Learning
12 12 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (2.27%) Blackberry
12 12 (2.27%) Online Games
13 11 (2.08%) W3C
13 11 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
14 9 (1.70%) Derivative
14 9 (1.70%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (1.70%) Physics
15 8 (1.51%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 185 (34.97%) Linux
2 91 (17.20%) Windows
3 59 (11.15%) UNIX
4 55 (10.40%) Apple iOS
5 50 (9.45%) Android
6 32 (6.05%) Ubuntu
7 29 (5.48%) Debian
8 22 (4.16%) FreeBSD
8 22 (4.16%) OpenBSD
9 21 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.65%) Mac OS X
11 12 (2.27%) Windows Phone
11 12 (2.27%) CentOS
12 11 (2.08%) AIX
13 7 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.95%) Solaris
16 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.57%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (30.81%) MVC
2 152 (28.73%) OO
3 135 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (23.63%) TDD
4 125 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (15.69%) OOP
6 71 (13.42%) Scrum
6 71 (13.42%) Web Development
7 70 (13.23%) Multithreading
8 65 (12.29%) Software Engineering
9 56 (10.59%) E-Commerce
10 42 (7.94%) Automated Testing
11 38 (7.18%) SOA
12 37 (6.99%) Analytics
13 36 (6.81%) Test Automation
14 35 (6.62%) Configuration Management
14 35 (6.62%) DevOps
15 33 (6.24%) Performance Tuning
16 32 (6.05%) iOS Development
17 30 (5.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (46.69%) JavaScript
2 246 (46.50%) Java
3 192 (36.29%) SQL
4 120 (22.68%) PHP
5 95 (17.96%) Python
6 90 (17.01%) C#
7 53 (10.02%) Ruby
8 51 (9.64%) Scala
9 43 (8.13%) Bash Shell
10 42 (7.94%) C
11 40 (7.56%) C++
12 39 (7.37%) Shell Script
13 33 (6.24%) Groovy
14 30 (5.67%) Perl
15 28 (5.29%) PHP5
16 21 (3.97%) R
17 19 (3.59%) T-SQL
18 17 (3.21%) Objective-C
19 13 (2.46%) PowerShell
20 12 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (19.66%) Degree
2 12 (2.27%) PhD
3 11 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.51%) ISEB
5 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (14.93%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.51%) NFS
4 8 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.76%) Postfix
5 4 (0.76%) Varnish
5 4 (0.76%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.76%) vSphere
6 3 (0.57%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.38%) KVM
7 2 (0.38%) Squid
7 2 (0.38%) Xen
7 2 (0.38%) XenServer
7 2 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (6.05%) Puppet
2 20 (3.78%) Nagios
3 16 (3.02%) Cacti
4 8 (1.51%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.95%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.76%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.76%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (10.59%) Oracle
2 50 (9.45%) Google
3 30 (5.67%) Red Hat
4 27 (5.10%) Microsoft
4 27 (5.10%) JBoss
5 22 (4.16%) Zend
6 17 (3.21%) Perforce
6 17 (3.21%) Adobe
7 15 (2.84%) Rackspace
8 14 (2.65%) VMware
9 11 (2.08%) Sencha
9 11 (2.08%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.89%) Facebook
11 8 (1.51%) Twitter
11 8 (1.51%) Terracotta
12 7 (1.32%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.32%) BT
13 5 (0.95%) Epiphany
13 5 (0.95%) Sun
13 5 (0.95%) Red Gate
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £58,000 to £68,000 per annum £58,000 - £68,000
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Digital Gurus
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Neg on Experience + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £4000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago