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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 656 677 712
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +35
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 249 202 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 1.25% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 213 154 172
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
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 £62,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +34 241 £45,000 -10.00% 27
London -6 138 £50,000 -9.09% 12
City of London +14 35 £52,500 -16.00% 3
South East -10 24 £41,250 -8.33% 6
East of England -21 21 £42,500 -0.58%
Manchester +11 17 £37,500 +36.36%
North West -16 17 £37,500 +32.74%
West Midlands +1 16 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -1 16 £42,500 -12.82%
South West -21 14 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 9 £40,000 -0.62% 1
Worcestershire - 8 £45,000 -
St Albans - 8 £40,000 -
Surrey +3 7 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Midlands +4 6 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Scotland -12 6 £32,750 -6.42% 1
Yorkshire -29 6 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Malvern - 6 £47,500 -
Guildford +11 5 £45,000 -21.73%
Oxford +10 5 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 5 - -
Cambridge -11 5 - -
Stockport - 5 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 5 £30,500 - 1
Berkshire +5 4 £41,250 +65.00% 2
Reading -1 4 £46,250 +85.00% 2
Staffordshire -12 4 £27,500 -

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 336 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 255 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (47.42%) JavaScript
4 225 (44.64%) HTML
5 218 (43.25%) Java
6 209 (41.47%) CSS
7 193 (38.29%) Subversion
8 181 (35.91%) Linux
9 161 (31.94%) SQL
10 141 (27.98%) MVC
11 136 (26.98%) OO
11 136 (26.98%) HTML5
12 131 (25.99%) MySQL
13 121 (24.01%) jQuery
14 113 (22.42%) Continuous Integration
14 113 (22.42%) PHP
15 111 (22.02%) Web Services
16 109 (21.63%) JSON
17 108 (21.43%) TDD
18 103 (20.44%) CSS3
19 99 (19.64%) Degree
20 98 (19.44%) Python
21 94 (18.65%) Windows
22 92 (18.25%) Jenkins
23 89 (17.66%) XML
24 81 (16.07%) Apache
24 81 (16.07%) User Experience
25 79 (15.67%) Maven
26 78 (15.48%) C#
26 78 (15.48%) .NET

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 81 (16.07%) Apache
2 42 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.34%) Node.js
4 29 (5.75%) Confluence
5 27 (5.36%) CMS
5 27 (5.36%) IIS
6 22 (4.37%) Drupal
7 21 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 16 (3.17%) nginx
9 14 (2.78%) WordPress
10 13 (2.58%) Joomla!
11 10 (1.98%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.79%) uWSGI
13 8 (1.59%) GlassFish
14 7 (1.39%) Umbraco
14 7 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (1.19%) Apache Solr
15 6 (1.19%) Sitefinity
15 6 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 56 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 28 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (3.97%) Fireworks
4 6 (1.19%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (4.76%) Magento
2 9 (1.79%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.16%) SaaS
2 20 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.60%) GitHub
7 2 (0.40%) Trello
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.94%) Internet
2 32 (6.35%) HTTP
3 16 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (2.58%) VPN
5 12 (2.38%) LDAP
6 9 (1.79%) VoIP
6 9 (1.79%) AMQP
7 5 (0.99%) Firewall
7 5 (0.99%) SAN
7 5 (0.99%) Intranet
8 4 (0.79%) SSL
8 4 (0.79%) SMS
8 4 (0.79%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.20%) IMAP
9 1 (0.20%) NFC
9 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.20%) SMTP
9 1 (0.20%) DNS
9 1 (0.20%) SNMP
9 1 (0.20%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (25.99%) MySQL
2 73 (14.48%) Big Data
3 65 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 44 (8.73%) NoSQL
5 31 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (5.75%) Hadoop
7 28 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 25 (4.96%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.17%) Redis
10 20 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (3.77%) Impala
11 19 (3.77%) Apache Hive
11 19 (3.77%) HBase
12 14 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (2.18%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.98%) OLTP
15 9 (1.79%) Couchbase
16 8 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 336 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 193 (38.29%) Subversion
3 92 (18.25%) Jenkins
4 79 (15.67%) Maven
5 70 (13.89%) Eclipse
6 62 (12.30%) Ant
7 54 (10.71%) JUnit
8 51 (10.12%) JIRA
9 35 (6.94%) Hudson
10 32 (6.35%) TeamCity
11 27 (5.36%) Selenium
11 27 (5.36%) Visual Studio
12 20 (3.97%) Grunt
13 19 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (3.77%) WebDriver
14 17 (3.37%) NUnit
15 15 (2.98%) CruiseControl
15 15 (2.98%) Moq
16 13 (2.58%) WebStorm
17 11 (2.18%) JBehave
General
1 69 (13.69%) Finance
2 54 (10.71%) Games
3 24 (4.76%) Automotive
4 20 (3.97%) Banking
5 13 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.38%) Back Office
7 11 (2.18%) Retail
7 11 (2.18%) Marketing
8 10 (1.98%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.39%) Front Office
11 6 (1.19%) Legal
12 3 (0.60%) Advertising
12 3 (0.60%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Law
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 358 (71.03%) Developer
2 97 (19.25%) Java Developer
3 74 (14.68%) Senior Developer
4 60 (11.90%) Front-End Developer
5 49 (9.72%) Web Developer
6 47 (9.33%) PHP Developer
7 37 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 36 (7.14%) .NET Developer
9 31 (6.15%) Administrator
10 30 (5.95%) C# Developer
10 30 (5.95%) Software Developer
11 28 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.56%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 21 (4.17%) Programmer
16 20 (3.97%) Architect
17 18 (3.57%) Senior Architect
17 18 (3.57%) Java Architect
17 18 (3.57%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (44.64%) HTML
2 209 (41.47%) CSS
3 136 (26.98%) HTML5
4 121 (24.01%) jQuery
5 111 (22.02%) Web Services
6 109 (21.63%) JSON
7 103 (20.44%) CSS3
8 89 (17.66%) XML
9 78 (15.48%) .NET
10 73 (14.48%) Ajax
11 57 (11.31%) ASP.NET
12 54 (10.71%) Sass
13 53 (10.52%) AngularJS
14 47 (9.33%) SOAP
15 43 (8.53%) RESTful
16 40 (7.94%) JSP
17 38 (7.54%) LESS
18 35 (6.94%) LAMP
19 33 (6.55%) Swing
20 31 (6.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (16.07%) User Experience
2 55 (10.91%) Mobile App
3 50 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (9.72%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.95%) Mathematics
5 30 (5.95%) Social Media
6 28 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 28 (5.56%) Client/Server
7 24 (4.76%) Replication
8 22 (4.37%) Open Source
9 20 (3.97%) Statistics
10 14 (2.78%) Online Games
11 13 (2.58%) E-Learning
11 13 (2.58%) W3C
12 10 (1.98%) Clustering
12 10 (1.98%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (1.79%) Physics
13 9 (1.79%) iPad
13 9 (1.79%) Derivative
13 9 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 181 (35.91%) Linux
2 94 (18.65%) Windows
3 50 (9.92%) UNIX
4 45 (8.93%) Android
5 43 (8.53%) Apple iOS
6 34 (6.75%) Ubuntu
7 31 (6.15%) Debian
8 23 (4.56%) OpenBSD
8 23 (4.56%) FreeBSD
9 20 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.58%) Mac OS X
10 13 (2.58%) AIX
10 13 (2.58%) CentOS
11 11 (2.18%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.99%) Solaris
13 3 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (27.98%) MVC
3 136 (26.98%) OO
4 113 (22.42%) Continuous Integration
5 108 (21.43%) TDD
6 71 (14.09%) OOP
7 59 (11.71%) Scrum
8 57 (11.31%) Software Engineering
8 57 (11.31%) Web Development
9 55 (10.91%) Multithreading
10 52 (10.32%) E-Commerce
11 35 (6.94%) Analytics
11 35 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
12 33 (6.55%) Automated Testing
13 31 (6.15%) DevOps
14 30 (5.95%) Configuration Management
15 29 (5.75%) Test Automation
16 28 (5.56%) OO PHP
16 28 (5.56%) MapReduce
17 27 (5.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (47.42%) JavaScript
2 218 (43.25%) Java
3 161 (31.94%) SQL
4 113 (22.42%) PHP
5 98 (19.44%) Python
6 78 (15.48%) C#
7 57 (11.31%) Ruby
8 53 (10.52%) Scala
9 36 (7.14%) C
10 35 (6.94%) Bash Shell
11 34 (6.75%) C++
12 31 (6.15%) Shell Script
13 28 (5.56%) PHP5
14 27 (5.36%) Groovy
15 25 (4.96%) Perl
16 19 (3.77%) R
17 17 (3.37%) PL/SQL
18 14 (2.78%) T-SQL
18 14 (2.78%) Golang
19 13 (2.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (19.64%) Degree
2 17 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.98%) PhD
5 7 (1.39%) ISEB
6 4 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (12.70%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.17%) Xen
1 16 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.18%) VirtualBox
3 8 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.79%) vSphere
6 3 (0.60%) Squid
7 2 (0.40%) NFS
7 2 (0.40%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.40%) Varnish
7 2 (0.40%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) KVM
8 1 (0.20%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (5.36%) Puppet
2 19 (3.77%) Nagios
3 14 (2.78%) Cacti
4 8 (1.59%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.60%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.40%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 64 (12.70%) Oracle
2 45 (8.93%) Google
3 28 (5.56%) JBoss
4 23 (4.56%) Zend
5 22 (4.37%) Microsoft
5 22 (4.37%) Red Hat
6 19 (3.77%) Adobe
7 16 (3.17%) Perforce
8 15 (2.98%) Rackspace
9 11 (2.18%) Facebook
9 11 (2.18%) Sencha
9 11 (2.18%) VMware
9 11 (2.18%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.98%) Twitter
11 8 (1.59%) Terracotta
12 7 (1.39%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.39%) Sun
12 7 (1.39%) BT
13 5 (0.99%) Epiphany
13 5 (0.99%) Red Gate
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Neg on Experience + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago