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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 628 660 664
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 270 250 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 1.35% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 230 215 159
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
19029 18484 16179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.38% 16.11% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 15306 13781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 +17 254 £50,000 +11.11% 38
London +27 145 £57,500 +15.00% 21
City of London +38 44 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North West +8 30 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Yorkshire +30 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Manchester +1 20 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Leeds - 18 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 18 £45,000 - 2
East of England -8 16 £36,250 -14.70% 4
South West -20 15 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +6 13 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Cheshire +10 10 £36,250 -6.45% 2
East Midlands +2 8 £38,750 -8.82%
Hampshire +11 7 £32,500 -36.58%
Northamptonshire +11 6 £38,750 -8.82%
Northampton +1 6 £38,750 -8.82%
Essex -3 6 £28,500 -36.66%
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Cambridge +15 5 £37,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +13 5 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -21 5 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
Wales - 5 £30,000 - 2
Crewe - 5 £35,000 - 1
South Wales - 5 £30,000 - 2
Cardiff - 5 £30,000 - 2
Chippenham - 5 £45,000 -
Paddington - 4 £52,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire -3 3 £55,000 +46.66%

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 378 (77.94%) Git (software)
2 243 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (45.15%) Java
3 219 (45.15%) JavaScript
4 182 (37.53%) OO
5 175 (36.08%) HTML
6 165 (34.02%) TDD
7 163 (33.61%) Linux
7 163 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (30.52%) CSS
9 142 (29.28%) SQL
10 140 (28.87%) MVC
11 129 (26.60%) Web Services
11 129 (26.60%) Jenkins
12 126 (25.98%) Python
12 126 (25.98%) .NET
13 124 (25.57%) NoSQL
14 121 (24.95%) MySQL
15 115 (23.71%) C#
16 114 (23.51%) SQL Server
17 110 (22.68%) Software Engineering
18 106 (21.86%) Subversion
18 106 (21.86%) XML
19 102 (21.03%) Maven
20 96 (19.79%) Oracle
21 95 (19.59%) Windows
21 95 (19.59%) jQuery
22 94 (19.38%) MongoDB
22 94 (19.38%) Amazon AWS
22 94 (19.38%) ASP.NET

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 29 (5.98%) CMS
1 29 (5.98%) Node.js
2 27 (5.57%) Apache
3 22 (4.54%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (2.89%) nginx
5 14 (2.89%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.27%) Apache Solr
7 10 (2.06%) JBoss
8 8 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.65%) Jetty
9 7 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (1.44%) IIS
10 6 (1.24%) WordPress
11 4 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.62%) SAS
12 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.62%) Drupal
13 2 (0.41%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Simulink
4 1 (0.21%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (3.71%) Magento
2 7 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 94 (19.38%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.65%) GitHub
5 7 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.82%) SaaS
8 3 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.62%) Route 53
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.41%) CodePlex
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.21%) Trello
10 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.98%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.74%) HTTP
3 17 (3.51%) Internet
4 10 (2.06%) LDAP
5 8 (1.65%) AMQP
6 6 (1.24%) DNS
7 4 (0.82%) SSL
7 4 (0.82%) Telnet
7 4 (0.82%) Firewall
8 3 (0.62%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.62%) NAS
8 3 (0.62%) SAN
8 3 (0.62%) SNMP
8 3 (0.62%) DHCP
9 2 (0.41%) VPN
9 2 (0.41%) SSH
10 1 (0.21%) VLAN
10 1 (0.21%) IMAP
10 1 (0.21%) IPsec
10 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (25.57%) NoSQL
2 121 (24.95%) MySQL
3 114 (23.51%) SQL Server
4 94 (19.38%) MongoDB
5 44 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (7.42%) Relational Database
8 35 (7.22%) Couchbase
9 26 (5.36%) RDBMS
10 24 (4.95%) Redis
10 24 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
13 19 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (3.92%) Big Data
14 15 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (2.68%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.86%) CouchDB
17 7 (1.44%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 378 (77.94%) Git (software)
2 129 (26.60%) Jenkins
3 106 (21.86%) Subversion
4 102 (21.03%) Maven
5 75 (15.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (10.72%) JUnit
7 35 (7.22%) Mockito
8 33 (6.80%) TeamCity
9 28 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 28 (5.77%) Ant
10 26 (5.36%) JIRA
11 24 (4.95%) CruiseControl
12 20 (4.12%) Visual Studio
13 19 (3.92%) NUnit
13 19 (3.92%) Hudson
14 16 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (3.30%) Bazaar
15 15 (3.09%) Selenium
16 14 (2.89%) gulp
17 12 (2.47%) MSTest
General
1 55 (11.34%) Finance
2 38 (7.84%) Retail
3 9 (1.86%) Publishing
4 8 (1.65%) Games
5 7 (1.44%) Electronics
6 5 (1.03%) Back Office
6 5 (1.03%) Banking
7 4 (0.82%) Advertising
8 3 (0.62%) Marketing
9 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 346 (71.34%) Developer
2 62 (12.78%) Java Developer
3 61 (12.58%) .NET Developer
4 58 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 55 (11.34%) Python Developer
6 52 (10.72%) Software Engineer
7 40 (8.25%) Scala Developer
8 35 (7.22%) PHP Developer
9 25 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.54%) Front-End Developer
10 22 (4.54%) Junior Developer
10 22 (4.54%) C# Developer
10 22 (4.54%) Junior
11 20 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (3.92%) SQL Developer
13 17 (3.51%) .NET Software Engineer
14 16 (3.30%) Web Developer
15 15 (3.09%) Software Developer
15 15 (3.09%) Technical Leader
15 15 (3.09%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (36.08%) HTML
2 148 (30.52%) CSS
3 129 (26.60%) Web Services
4 126 (25.98%) .NET
5 106 (21.86%) XML
6 95 (19.59%) jQuery
7 94 (19.38%) ASP.NET
8 93 (19.18%) HTML5
9 73 (15.05%) CSS3
10 72 (14.85%) RESTful
11 69 (14.23%) JSON
12 67 (13.81%) AngularJS
13 60 (12.37%) REST
14 55 (11.34%) KnockoutJS
15 46 (9.48%) Play Framework
16 43 (8.87%) Spring
17 42 (8.66%) Ajax
17 42 (8.66%) D3.js
18 39 (8.04%) J2EE
19 37 (7.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (18.14%) Computer Science
2 37 (7.63%) User Experience
3 29 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 29 (5.98%) Hedge funds
4 25 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.54%) Algorithms
6 19 (3.92%) Replication
7 18 (3.71%) Mathematics
8 16 (3.30%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.47%) Data Structures
10 10 (2.06%) Physics
10 10 (2.06%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.65%) W3C
12 7 (1.44%) Semantic Web
13 5 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.03%) Photography
13 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.82%) Social Media
14 4 (0.82%) iPad
15 3 (0.62%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 163 (33.61%) Linux
2 95 (19.59%) Windows
3 48 (9.90%) Android
4 38 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 30 (6.19%) UNIX
6 15 (3.09%) CentOS
6 15 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.68%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.44%) Debian
8 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.24%) AIX
10 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Solaris
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (37.53%) OO
3 165 (34.02%) TDD
4 163 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
5 140 (28.87%) MVC
6 110 (22.68%) Software Engineering
7 82 (16.91%) Scrum
8 74 (15.26%) Web Development
9 66 (13.61%) Refactoring
9 66 (13.61%) Unit Testing
10 63 (12.99%) BDD
11 62 (12.78%) DevOps
12 61 (12.58%) OOP
13 59 (12.16%) SDLC
14 51 (10.52%) E-Commerce
15 49 (10.10%) Multithreading
16 48 (9.90%) OOD
17 45 (9.28%) Open Source
18 41 (8.45%) SOA
19 38 (7.84%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 219 (45.15%) Java
1 219 (45.15%) JavaScript
2 142 (29.28%) SQL
3 126 (25.98%) Python
4 115 (23.71%) C#
5 82 (16.91%) PHP
6 69 (14.23%) Bash Shell
7 55 (11.34%) C++
8 54 (11.13%) Scala
9 49 (10.10%) T-SQL
10 31 (6.39%) Perl
11 27 (5.57%) Ruby
12 24 (4.95%) PowerShell
13 21 (4.33%) C
14 16 (3.30%) Bourne shell
15 15 (3.09%) VB.NET
16 14 (2.89%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.89%) Groovy
17 13 (2.68%) Shell Script
18 12 (2.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 87 (17.94%) Degree
2 30 (6.19%) PhD
3 8 (1.65%) DV Cleared
3 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.33%) QA
2 7 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.30%) VirtualBox
3 14 (2.89%) vCloud
3 14 (2.89%) Docker
4 11 (2.27%) Varnish
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle Clusterware
6 6 (1.24%) vSphere
6 6 (1.24%) KVM
7 5 (1.03%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.62%) Xen
9 2 (0.41%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.21%) NFS
10 1 (0.21%) Firmware
10 1 (0.21%) Squid
10 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.21%) qmail
10 1 (0.21%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 34 (7.01%) Puppet
2 27 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (5.57%) Ansible
3 9 (1.86%) Vagrant
4 7 (1.44%) Oracle Flashback
4 7 (1.44%) HAProxy
4 7 (1.44%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.62%) Nmap
5 3 (0.62%) Nagios
5 3 (0.62%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.41%) Salt
7 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.21%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.21%) Cacti
7 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 96 (19.79%) Oracle
2 51 (10.52%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.57%) Google
4 19 (3.92%) VMware
5 18 (3.71%) Twitter
5 18 (3.71%) PayPal
6 17 (3.51%) Sitecore
7 16 (3.30%) Facebook
8 14 (2.89%) Splunk
8 14 (2.89%) Sybase
9 12 (2.47%) Adobe
10 11 (2.27%) Zend
11 8 (1.65%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.44%) Xamarin
13 6 (1.24%) Cognizant
14 5 (1.03%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.82%) Remedy
16 3 (0.62%) BT
16 3 (0.62%) Citrix
16 3 (0.62%) Vertica
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000 + Benefits, Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum Basic + Up to 15% Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum Basic + Up to 15% Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago