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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 695 656 681
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 219 275 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 1.43% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 185 222 178
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
18073 19171 16419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.28% 16.04% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 15880 13991
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 April 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 April 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 -33 194 £55,000 +10.00% 36
London -8 125 £57,500 +9.52% 15
City of London +22 34 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East -7 18 £57,500 +50.32%
Hampshire +14 14 £57,500 +56.46%
East of England +5 11 £29,000 +5.45% 4
North West +2 10 £30,750 -27.64% 7
South West +1 10 £48,750 +8.33% 1
East Midlands +22 9 £42,500 +20.56% 7
West Midlands - 9 £43,750 - 2
Westminster - 8 - -
Wales -11 7 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Cambridge +17 6 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Cardiff +6 6 £26,750 -33.95%
South Wales -8 6 £26,750 -33.95%
Birmingham - 6 £43,750 - 1
Manchester -8 5 £35,750 -18.28% 7
Northampton - 5 £42,500 - 2
Cheshire - 5 £30,000 -
Scotland +16 4 £30,750 -43.05% 1
Edinburgh +9 4 £30,750 -43.05% 1
Bristol 0 4 £85,000 +78.94% 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £42,500 -
Somerset - 4 £29,250 -
Norfolk -2 3 £28,000 +1.81%
Hounslow - 3 £45,000 - 2
Essex +9 2 £40,000 -27.27%

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 395 (80.28%) Git (software)
2 232 (47.15%) Java
3 216 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 213 (43.29%) Linux
5 193 (39.23%) HTML
6 172 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
7 168 (34.15%) CSS
8 158 (32.11%) Jenkins
9 154 (31.30%) Web Services
10 143 (29.07%) Python
11 142 (28.86%) Maven
12 140 (28.46%) .NET
13 139 (28.25%) C#
14 126 (25.61%) MySQL
14 126 (25.61%) MVC
15 121 (24.59%) Subversion
16 120 (24.39%) SQL
17 113 (22.97%) PHP
18 109 (22.15%) XML
19 107 (21.75%) TDD
20 106 (21.54%) Degree
21 103 (20.93%) jQuery
22 102 (20.73%) Oracle
23 101 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
24 99 (20.12%) NoSQL
25 94 (19.11%) Windows
26 90 (18.29%) ASP.NET
27 86 (17.48%) OO
28 84 (17.07%) SQL Server
29 82 (16.67%) Perl

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 78 (15.85%) Apache
2 58 (11.79%) Tomcat
3 45 (9.15%) JBoss
4 38 (7.72%) WebSphere
5 22 (4.47%) Node.js
6 20 (4.07%) Drupal
7 19 (3.86%) IIS
7 19 (3.86%) Confluence
8 18 (3.66%) Apache Solr
9 17 (3.46%) nginx
10 16 (3.25%) GlassFish
11 14 (2.85%) WebLogic
12 13 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (1.83%) TWiki
14 9 (1.83%) MediaWiki
14 9 (1.83%) CMS
15 8 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (1.42%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 16 (3.25%) Photoshop
1 16 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.63%) GIMP
3 2 (0.41%) MS Project
3 2 (0.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.41%) Simulink
3 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.25%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 75 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.03%) PaaS
4 9 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (1.83%) Google App Engine
4 9 (1.83%) IaaS
5 7 (1.42%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.42%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (1.22%) GitHub
7 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.81%) SaaS
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.81%) Trello
7 4 (0.81%) CodePlex
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.41%) Route 53
9 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.72%) HTTP
2 25 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.47%) Internet
4 17 (3.46%) AMQP
5 6 (1.22%) BIG-IP
6 4 (0.81%) LDAP
7 3 (0.61%) DNS
8 2 (0.41%) Firewall
8 2 (0.41%) VPN
9 1 (0.20%) IPsec
9 1 (0.20%) IMAP
9 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) SSL
9 1 (0.20%) SAN
9 1 (0.20%) DHCP
9 1 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (25.61%) MySQL
2 99 (20.12%) NoSQL
3 84 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 59 (11.99%) Relational Database
5 53 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
6 52 (10.57%) MongoDB
7 50 (10.16%) Couchbase
8 48 (9.76%) RDBMS
9 22 (4.47%) Oracle Database
10 20 (4.07%) Big Data
11 12 (2.44%) Redis
12 10 (2.03%) OLTP
13 7 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.22%) DB2
14 6 (1.22%) TKPROF
15 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.81%) MariaDB
17 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 395 (80.28%) Git (software)
2 158 (32.11%) Jenkins
3 142 (28.86%) Maven
4 121 (24.59%) Subversion
5 60 (12.20%) Ant
6 59 (11.99%) JUnit
7 47 (9.55%) Hudson
8 46 (9.35%) Mockito
9 39 (7.93%) TeamCity
9 39 (7.93%) JIRA
10 33 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (5.89%) Eclipse
12 18 (3.66%) CruiseControl
12 18 (3.66%) Bitbucket
12 18 (3.66%) Gradle
13 15 (3.05%) Artifactory
14 13 (2.64%) Grunt
14 13 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (2.44%) Visual Studio
16 11 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (15.04%) Finance
2 26 (5.28%) Retail
2 26 (5.28%) Marketing
3 20 (4.07%) Games
4 13 (2.64%) Banking
4 13 (2.64%) Electronics
5 11 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.03%) Automotive
7 7 (1.42%) French Language
7 7 (1.42%) German Language
8 5 (1.02%) Publishing
9 4 (0.81%) Advertising
10 3 (0.61%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 359 (72.97%) Developer
2 82 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 76 (15.45%) Java Developer
4 65 (13.21%) .NET Developer
5 55 (11.18%) Scala Developer
6 43 (8.74%) C# Developer
7 41 (8.33%) PHP Developer
8 39 (7.93%) Python Developer
9 38 (7.72%) Front-End Developer
10 36 (7.32%) Web Developer
11 32 (6.50%) Software Developer
12 29 (5.89%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (4.88%) Junior
14 21 (4.27%) Software Engineer
14 21 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
14 21 (4.27%) Junior Developer
15 18 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
16 17 (3.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 16 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
18 15 (3.05%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (39.23%) HTML
2 168 (34.15%) CSS
3 154 (31.30%) Web Services
4 140 (28.46%) .NET
5 109 (22.15%) XML
6 103 (20.93%) jQuery
7 90 (18.29%) ASP.NET
8 67 (13.62%) HTML5
9 65 (13.21%) REST
10 61 (12.40%) JSON
11 57 (11.59%) .NET Framework
11 57 (11.59%) RESTful
12 56 (11.38%) CSS3
13 51 (10.37%) AngularJS
14 48 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (9.76%) SOAP
15 46 (9.35%) Play Framework
16 38 (7.72%) ActiveMQ
16 38 (7.72%) Spring
17 34 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.91%) Mobile App
4 27 (5.49%) User Experience
5 22 (4.47%) Open Source
6 20 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.86%) Hedge funds
8 16 (3.25%) Photography
9 14 (2.85%) PKI
10 10 (2.03%) Replication
10 10 (2.03%) Clustering
11 8 (1.63%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.63%) Social Media
12 7 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.22%) iPad
14 5 (1.02%) W3C
14 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.81%) Physics
15 4 (0.81%) Derivative
15 4 (0.81%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 213 (43.29%) Linux
2 94 (19.11%) Windows
3 77 (15.65%) UNIX
4 24 (4.88%) Android
5 20 (4.07%) Apple iOS
6 18 (3.66%) Solaris
6 18 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.44%) CentOS
8 11 (2.24%) AIX
9 10 (2.03%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.42%) Debian
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.81%) Fedora
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (25.61%) MVC
3 107 (21.75%) TDD
4 101 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (17.48%) OO
6 75 (15.24%) Web Development
7 73 (14.84%) DevOps
8 70 (14.23%) Software Engineering
9 65 (13.21%) Scrum
10 54 (10.98%) Multithreading
11 44 (8.94%) E-Commerce
12 43 (8.74%) Unit Testing
12 43 (8.74%) BDD
13 41 (8.33%) Release Management
14 40 (8.13%) MapReduce
15 34 (6.91%) Analytics
16 32 (6.50%) Responsive Web Design
17 31 (6.30%) Continuous Delivery
18 30 (6.10%) Configuration Management
19 28 (5.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 232 (47.15%) Java
2 216 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 143 (29.07%) Python
4 139 (28.25%) C#
5 120 (24.39%) SQL
6 113 (22.97%) PHP
7 82 (16.67%) Perl
8 56 (11.38%) C++
9 53 (10.77%) Bash Shell
10 49 (9.96%) Scala
11 42 (8.54%) Ruby
12 30 (6.10%) Shell Script
13 25 (5.08%) C
14 23 (4.67%) Objective-C
15 22 (4.47%) PowerShell
16 19 (3.86%) Groovy
17 17 (3.46%) T-SQL
18 15 (3.05%) PL/SQL
19 13 (2.64%) VB.NET
20 12 (2.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 106 (21.54%) Degree
2 26 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.05%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.85%) PhD
5 8 (1.63%) Sun Certification
6 5 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.69%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) GCP
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.46%) Docker
3 15 (3.05%) Squid
4 9 (1.83%) Xen
4 9 (1.83%) Apache Flume
5 8 (1.63%) Varnish
5 8 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.22%) vSphere
7 4 (0.81%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.41%) KVM
10 1 (0.20%) XenServer
10 1 (0.20%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.20%) NFS
10 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 59 (11.99%) Puppet
2 44 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (7.72%) Ansible
4 16 (3.25%) Vagrant
5 10 (2.03%) Salt
6 9 (1.83%) Graylog
6 9 (1.83%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (1.83%) Linux-HA
6 9 (1.83%) logstash
7 8 (1.63%) Nagios
8 6 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (1.02%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.02%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.81%) Munin
10 4 (0.81%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.81%) Icinga
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle Flashback
11 3 (0.61%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 102 (20.73%) Oracle
2 39 (7.93%) VMware
3 29 (5.89%) Google
4 28 (5.69%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.07%) IBM
6 17 (3.46%) Zend
7 16 (3.25%) Sun
7 16 (3.25%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.64%) Splunk
9 11 (2.24%) Cisco
10 10 (2.03%) Veritas
11 9 (1.83%) SaltStack
11 9 (1.83%) HP
11 9 (1.83%) Adobe
11 9 (1.83%) ATG
12 8 (1.63%) Xamarin
13 7 (1.42%) Sybase
13 7 (1.42%) hybris
14 6 (1.22%) Twitter
15 5 (1.02%) Facebook
Manchester, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per day + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £57,500
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago