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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 621 570 699
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +129
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 272 330 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 1.99% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 243 247 165
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%

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
17600 16623 17221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.42% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14890 13822 15154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -54 252 £40,000 -20.00% 27
London -72 126 £50,000 -13.04% 14
South East -4 38 £37,500 +36.36% 4
City of London 0 31 £47,500 -20.83% 5
South West +8 22 £40,000 +6.66%
North West -5 21 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Manchester -2 15 £35,000 - 2
East of England -40 15 £36,750 -26.50% 4
Scotland +8 14 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +19 13 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Edinburgh -2 12 £46,250 +15.62%
Leicestershire +16 10 £30,500 -4.68%
West Midlands -15 9 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Oxfordshire +4 8 £23,500 -41.25% 2
Loughborough 0 8 £30,500 -4.68%
Surrey -4 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North East -8 8 £38,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £25,000 -
Guildford - 8 £45,000 -
Bristol - 7 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £45,000 -
Berkshire +7 6 £47,500 +90.00%
Reading +3 6 £47,500 +90.00%
Tyne and Wear -11 6 £38,000 -
Westminster - 6 - -
Cheshire - 6 £45,500 -
Warrington - 6 £45,500 -
Hertfordshire -29 5 £40,000 -25.58% 2
Worcestershire - 5 £21,500 -
High Wycombe - 5 £25,000 -

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 366 (71.48%) Git (software)
2 250 (48.83%) JavaScript
3 221 (43.16%) Java
4 217 (42.38%) HTML
5 211 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (40.63%) CSS
7 206 (40.23%) Linux
8 147 (28.71%) Python
9 145 (28.32%) Subversion
10 140 (27.34%) MySQL
11 135 (26.37%) MVC
12 131 (25.59%) jQuery
13 128 (25.00%) SQL
14 121 (23.63%) PHP
15 109 (21.29%) .NET
16 108 (21.09%) C#
17 104 (20.31%) Maven
18 102 (19.92%) HTML5
19 101 (19.73%) Web Services
19 101 (19.73%) Jenkins
20 99 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
21 95 (18.55%) OO
22 90 (17.58%) XML
22 90 (17.58%) Apache
23 89 (17.38%) Oracle
23 89 (17.38%) Windows
24 85 (16.60%) Degree
25 82 (16.02%) ASP.NET
26 78 (15.23%) TDD
27 76 (14.84%) SQL Server

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 90 (17.58%) Apache
2 59 (11.52%) Tomcat
3 43 (8.40%) JBoss
4 42 (8.20%) Node.js
5 33 (6.45%) Confluence
6 32 (6.25%) IIS
7 29 (5.66%) WebSphere
8 27 (5.27%) Drupal
9 24 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
10 20 (3.91%) nginx
11 19 (3.71%) CMS
12 18 (3.52%) GlassFish
13 16 (3.13%) Apache Solr
14 15 (2.93%) SharePoint
15 13 (2.54%) WebLogic
16 12 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
16 12 (2.34%) WordPress
17 10 (1.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 9 (1.76%) MediaWiki
18 9 (1.76%) TWiki
Applications
1 48 (9.38%) Photoshop
2 22 (4.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.73%) MS Excel
4 13 (2.54%) Fireworks
5 7 (1.37%) GIMP
6 2 (0.39%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.20%) MS Office
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (4.49%) Magento
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.39%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.71%) SaaS
2 19 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.15%) PaaS
5 9 (1.76%) GitHub
6 6 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.17%) Trello
7 3 (0.59%) IaaS
7 3 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.03%) Internet
2 33 (6.45%) HTTP
3 14 (2.73%) LDAP
3 14 (2.73%) VPN
4 11 (2.15%) VoIP
5 9 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (1.76%) BIG-IP
6 6 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.98%) AMQP
8 4 (0.78%) Firewall
8 4 (0.78%) SAN
9 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.20%) DNS
10 1 (0.20%) SMTP
10 1 (0.20%) SNMP
10 1 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.20%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (27.34%) MySQL
2 76 (14.84%) SQL Server
3 57 (11.13%) Big Data
4 52 (10.16%) NoSQL
5 37 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (5.47%) Hadoop
7 26 (5.08%) Redis
8 25 (4.88%) MongoDB
9 21 (4.10%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.10%) Relational Database
10 19 (3.71%) Couchbase
11 18 (3.52%) RDBMS
12 12 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (2.15%) OLTP
13 11 (2.15%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.95%) Impala
14 10 (1.95%) HBase
15 8 (1.56%) TKPROF
15 8 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 366 (71.48%) Git (software)
2 145 (28.32%) Subversion
3 104 (20.31%) Maven
4 101 (19.73%) Jenkins
5 61 (11.91%) Ant
6 57 (11.13%) Eclipse
7 54 (10.55%) JIRA
8 49 (9.57%) Hudson
9 45 (8.79%) TeamCity
10 39 (7.62%) JUnit
11 34 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (5.47%) Visual Studio
13 27 (5.27%) Bitbucket
14 20 (3.91%) Grunt
14 20 (3.91%) Mockito
15 18 (3.52%) Gradle
15 18 (3.52%) Artifactory
16 17 (3.32%) NUnit
17 14 (2.73%) CruiseControl
17 14 (2.73%) Bugzilla
General
1 69 (13.48%) Finance
2 42 (8.20%) Games
3 33 (6.45%) Marketing
4 19 (3.71%) Automotive
5 15 (2.93%) Banking
6 11 (2.15%) Retail
7 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.17%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.98%) Front Office
10 4 (0.78%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.59%) Law
11 3 (0.59%) Legal
11 3 (0.59%) Back Office
12 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 364 (71.09%) Developer
2 90 (17.58%) Senior Developer
3 82 (16.02%) Java Developer
4 63 (12.30%) Web Developer
5 60 (11.72%) Front-End Developer
6 58 (11.33%) .NET Developer
7 51 (9.96%) PHP Developer
8 43 (8.40%) C# Developer
9 32 (6.25%) Python Developer
10 29 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (5.47%) Administrator
12 26 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
14 24 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
16 20 (3.91%) Software Engineer
16 20 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
17 19 (3.71%) Front-End Web Developer
18 18 (3.52%) PHP Web Developer
18 18 (3.52%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (42.38%) HTML
2 208 (40.63%) CSS
3 131 (25.59%) jQuery
4 109 (21.29%) .NET
5 102 (19.92%) HTML5
6 101 (19.73%) Web Services
7 90 (17.58%) XML
8 82 (16.02%) ASP.NET
9 68 (13.28%) JSON
9 68 (13.28%) CSS3
10 61 (11.91%) AngularJS
11 52 (10.16%) SOAP
12 42 (8.20%) .NET Framework
12 42 (8.20%) LAMP
12 42 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (8.01%) Sass
14 40 (7.81%) Ajax
15 38 (7.42%) REST
16 37 (7.23%) RESTful
17 36 (7.03%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.81%) User Experience
2 40 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.03%) Mobile App
4 30 (5.86%) Open Source
4 30 (5.86%) Mathematics
5 21 (4.10%) Algorithms
6 19 (3.71%) Visualisation
7 15 (2.93%) FMCG
7 15 (2.93%) W3C
7 15 (2.93%) Replication
8 13 (2.54%) Clustering
8 13 (2.54%) Online Games
8 13 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.34%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.34%) PKI
10 11 (2.15%) Statistics
10 11 (2.15%) Social Media
11 10 (1.95%) iPad
11 10 (1.95%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 206 (40.23%) Linux
2 89 (17.38%) Windows
3 59 (11.52%) UNIX
4 38 (7.42%) Ubuntu
5 36 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (6.05%) CentOS
7 26 (5.08%) Debian
8 20 (3.91%) Android
9 17 (3.32%) AIX
10 14 (2.73%) Solaris
11 13 (2.54%) OpenBSD
11 13 (2.54%) FreeBSD
12 9 (1.76%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.76%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (1.37%) Fedora
14 5 (0.98%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
18 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (26.37%) MVC
3 99 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
4 95 (18.55%) OO
5 78 (15.23%) TDD
6 72 (14.06%) DevOps
7 59 (11.52%) Web Development
8 58 (11.33%) Scrum
9 50 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 48 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 43 (8.40%) Multithreading
12 39 (7.62%) OOP
13 37 (7.23%) Configuration Management
14 31 (6.05%) Time Management
14 31 (6.05%) Analytics
15 29 (5.66%) OO PHP
15 29 (5.66%) Release Management
16 26 (5.08%) Pair Programming
17 25 (4.88%) Unit Testing
17 25 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 250 (48.83%) JavaScript
2 221 (43.16%) Java
3 147 (28.71%) Python
4 128 (25.00%) SQL
5 121 (23.63%) PHP
6 108 (21.09%) C#
7 73 (14.26%) Perl
8 67 (13.09%) Ruby
9 48 (9.38%) Bash Shell
10 47 (9.18%) Scala
11 41 (8.01%) C++
12 31 (6.05%) C
13 30 (5.86%) PHP5
14 28 (5.47%) Shell Script
15 25 (4.88%) PowerShell
16 21 (4.10%) Groovy
16 21 (4.10%) PL/SQL
17 19 (3.71%) T-SQL
18 16 (3.13%) Golang
19 15 (2.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 85 (16.60%) Degree
2 40 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.71%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.56%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.17%) PhD
7 2 (0.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.57%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.39%) SLA
2 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.32%) Xen
3 14 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (2.54%) Squid
5 12 (2.34%) VirtualBox
6 11 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.15%) Active Directory
7 10 (1.95%) Varnish
8 9 (1.76%) vSphere
9 6 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.98%) Docker
11 4 (0.78%) LXC
12 3 (0.59%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.20%) KVM
13 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (10.94%) Puppet
2 30 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (3.52%) Ansible
3 18 (3.52%) Nagios
4 17 (3.32%) Vagrant
5 11 (2.15%) Salt
6 8 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.56%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.37%) Munin
7 7 (1.37%) Zenoss
7 7 (1.37%) HAProxy
7 7 (1.37%) Icinga
8 6 (1.17%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.98%) Cacti
10 3 (0.59%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.59%) Graylog2
10 3 (0.59%) logstash
11 2 (0.39%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 89 (17.38%) Oracle
2 37 (7.23%) VMware
3 33 (6.45%) Zend
4 26 (5.08%) Google
4 26 (5.08%) Sun
5 25 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 20 (3.91%) Adobe
7 19 (3.71%) Microsoft
8 12 (2.34%) SaltStack
9 10 (1.95%) IBM
9 10 (1.95%) Twitter
10 9 (1.76%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.37%) hybris
11 7 (1.37%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.37%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.37%) Cisco
11 7 (1.37%) ATG
11 7 (1.37%) Veritas
11 7 (1.37%) Percona
12 6 (1.17%) Perforce
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wimbledon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago