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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 657 660 726
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +66
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 254 214 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 1.31% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 219 164 148
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
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 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%

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
18646 16312 17053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 15.19% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15426 13913 14731
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 2 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 2 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 +19 244 £45,000 -10.00% 42
London +9 137 £50,000 -9.09% 29
City of London +10 32 £52,500 -16.00% 6
East of England -20 23 £42,500 - 2
North West -13 22 £40,000 +37.93% 1
South East -19 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
West Midlands +14 20 £45,000 +5.88%
Manchester +9 19 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Hertfordshire 0 17 £40,000 -17.94% 2
South West -20 14 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 11 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 10 £37,500 -11.76% 2
St Albans - 9 £40,000 -
Scotland -10 8 £33,500 -7.58%
Malvern - 7 £45,000 -
Staffordshire -6 6 £27,500 -
Oxford - 6 £38,750 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £27,500 -
Cambridgeshire -11 5 - - 1
Cambridge -12 5 - - 1
Stockport - 5 £25,000 -
East Midlands +1 4 £42,500 +44.06% 2
Edinburgh -9 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Surrey -10 4 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Aberdeen - 4 £30,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
Wallingford -2 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Berkshire -4 3 £40,000 - 1

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 347 (65.84%) Git (software)
2 244 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 237 (44.97%) Java
4 231 (43.83%) HTML
5 212 (40.23%) Subversion
6 210 (39.85%) CSS
7 183 (34.72%) SQL
8 181 (34.35%) Linux
9 157 (29.79%) MVC
10 150 (28.46%) OO
11 138 (26.19%) HTML5
12 130 (24.67%) jQuery
12 130 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
13 126 (23.91%) MySQL
14 123 (23.34%) JSON
15 122 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
16 121 (22.96%) TDD
17 118 (22.39%) PHP
18 116 (22.01%) Web Services
19 107 (20.30%) CSS3
20 105 (19.92%) Jenkins
20 105 (19.92%) Degree
21 100 (18.98%) XML
22 97 (18.41%) Windows
23 91 (17.27%) Python
24 88 (16.70%) .NET
24 88 (16.70%) Maven
25 87 (16.51%) C#
26 83 (15.75%) OOP
27 82 (15.56%) Apache

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 82 (15.56%) Apache
2 43 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 36 (6.83%) Node.js
4 30 (5.69%) Drupal
5 26 (4.93%) CMS
6 24 (4.55%) Confluence
7 22 (4.17%) IIS
8 19 (3.61%) SharePoint
9 18 (3.42%) nginx
10 13 (2.47%) WordPress
11 12 (2.28%) Apache Solr
11 12 (2.28%) Joomla!
12 9 (1.71%) uWSGI
13 8 (1.52%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.52%) GlassFish
14 7 (1.33%) Umbraco
14 7 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (1.14%) Sitefinity
15 6 (1.14%) Jetty
16 4 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 56 (10.63%) Photoshop
2 28 (5.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (3.80%) Fireworks
4 10 (1.90%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (3.98%) Magento
2 9 (1.71%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.12%) SaaS
2 19 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
6 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.59%) Internet
2 39 (7.40%) HTTP
3 13 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (1.90%) VPN
5 9 (1.71%) AMQP
6 8 (1.52%) LDAP
7 6 (1.14%) VoIP
7 6 (1.14%) SAN
8 5 (0.95%) Intranet
8 5 (0.95%) SSL
8 5 (0.95%) Firewall
9 4 (0.76%) SMS
9 4 (0.76%) OpenVPN
9 4 (0.76%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.57%) NFC
10 3 (0.57%) Wireless
11 1 (0.19%) IPv4
11 1 (0.19%) SMTP
11 1 (0.19%) DNS
11 1 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (23.91%) MySQL
2 78 (14.80%) SQL Server
3 73 (13.85%) Big Data
4 45 (8.54%) NoSQL
5 29 (5.50%) MongoDB
5 29 (5.50%) Hadoop
6 24 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.36%) Oracle Database
8 21 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (3.80%) Apache Hive
9 20 (3.80%) HBase
10 19 (3.61%) Impala
11 18 (3.42%) Redis
12 17 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (2.85%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (2.66%) Relational Database
15 10 (1.90%) Couchbase
16 8 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (1.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 347 (65.84%) Git (software)
2 212 (40.23%) Subversion
3 105 (19.92%) Jenkins
4 88 (16.70%) Maven
5 75 (14.23%) Eclipse
6 70 (13.28%) Ant
7 65 (12.33%) JUnit
8 48 (9.11%) JIRA
9 40 (7.59%) TeamCity
10 39 (7.40%) Hudson
11 32 (6.07%) Selenium
12 30 (5.69%) Visual Studio
13 25 (4.74%) NUnit
14 23 (4.36%) Moq
15 21 (3.98%) WebDriver
16 20 (3.80%) Grunt
17 18 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (3.42%) ReSharper
18 16 (3.04%) CruiseControl
18 16 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 79 (14.99%) Finance
2 55 (10.44%) Games
3 20 (3.80%) Banking
4 19 (3.61%) Automotive
5 16 (3.04%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.66%) Retail
6 14 (2.66%) Publishing
7 13 (2.47%) Back Office
8 10 (1.90%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.71%) Marketing
9 9 (1.71%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.52%) Front Office
11 7 (1.33%) Legal
12 3 (0.57%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 376 (71.35%) Developer
2 99 (18.79%) Java Developer
3 75 (14.23%) Senior Developer
4 62 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 49 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 46 (8.73%) PHP Developer
7 42 (7.97%) Software Engineer
8 38 (7.21%) Software Developer
8 38 (7.21%) .NET Developer
9 32 (6.07%) C# Developer
10 28 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (5.12%) Administrator
12 24 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
13 23 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.98%) iOS Developer
14 21 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (3.80%) Architect
16 19 (3.61%) Programmer
17 18 (3.42%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (43.83%) HTML
2 210 (39.85%) CSS
3 138 (26.19%) HTML5
4 130 (24.67%) jQuery
5 123 (23.34%) JSON
6 116 (22.01%) Web Services
7 107 (20.30%) CSS3
8 100 (18.98%) XML
9 88 (16.70%) .NET
10 80 (15.18%) Ajax
11 65 (12.33%) ASP.NET
12 57 (10.82%) Sass
13 50 (9.49%) AngularJS
14 48 (9.11%) RESTful
14 48 (9.11%) SOAP
15 40 (7.59%) JSP
15 40 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (7.21%) LESS
17 37 (7.02%) XHTML
18 36 (6.83%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.95%) Mobile App
2 56 (10.63%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 30 (5.69%) Social Media
5 29 (5.50%) Client/Server
6 26 (4.93%) Visualisation
6 26 (4.93%) Open Source
7 24 (4.55%) Replication
8 20 (3.80%) Statistics
9 13 (2.47%) Online Games
9 13 (2.47%) iPhone
9 13 (2.47%) E-Learning
10 12 (2.28%) W3C
11 11 (2.09%) Blackberry
11 11 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (1.71%) Derivative
13 9 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
13 9 (1.71%) Physics
14 7 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 181 (34.35%) Linux
2 97 (18.41%) Windows
3 55 (10.44%) Android
3 55 (10.44%) UNIX
4 53 (10.06%) Apple iOS
5 32 (6.07%) Ubuntu
6 28 (5.31%) Debian
7 23 (4.36%) OpenBSD
7 23 (4.36%) FreeBSD
8 19 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (2.66%) Mac OS X
10 12 (2.28%) AIX
10 12 (2.28%) Windows Phone
11 11 (2.09%) CentOS
12 6 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (1.14%) Solaris
13 3 (0.57%) Windows CE
13 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (29.79%) MVC
2 150 (28.46%) OO
3 130 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
5 121 (22.96%) TDD
6 83 (15.75%) OOP
7 68 (12.90%) Scrum
7 68 (12.90%) Multithreading
8 63 (11.95%) Web Development
9 61 (11.57%) Software Engineering
10 54 (10.25%) E-Commerce
11 37 (7.02%) Automated Testing
11 37 (7.02%) Analytics
12 34 (6.45%) Test Automation
13 33 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
14 32 (6.07%) DevOps
15 31 (5.88%) Configuration Management
16 30 (5.69%) iOS Development
17 29 (5.50%) Android Development
17 29 (5.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 244 (46.30%) JavaScript
2 237 (44.97%) Java
3 183 (34.72%) SQL
4 118 (22.39%) PHP
5 91 (17.27%) Python
6 87 (16.51%) C#
7 56 (10.63%) Ruby
8 52 (9.87%) Scala
9 42 (7.97%) C
10 40 (7.59%) C++
11 37 (7.02%) Shell Script
11 37 (7.02%) Bash Shell
12 29 (5.50%) Groovy
13 27 (5.12%) PHP5
14 25 (4.74%) Perl
15 19 (3.61%) R
16 17 (3.23%) Objective-C
16 17 (3.23%) T-SQL
17 13 (2.47%) PL/SQL
17 13 (2.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 105 (19.92%) Degree
2 12 (2.28%) SC Cleared
2 12 (2.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (2.28%) PhD
3 8 (1.52%) ISEB
4 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (13.47%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.66%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.90%) Xen
3 10 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (1.90%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.95%) NFS
7 4 (0.76%) vSphere
7 4 (0.76%) Varnish
7 4 (0.76%) Postfix
8 3 (0.57%) LiteSpeed
8 3 (0.57%) Squid
9 2 (0.38%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (5.12%) Puppet
2 16 (3.04%) Nagios
3 14 (2.66%) Cacti
4 8 (1.52%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.76%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.76%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.57%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (11.20%) Oracle
2 48 (9.11%) Google
3 29 (5.50%) JBoss
4 25 (4.74%) Red Hat
5 24 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 21 (3.98%) Zend
7 18 (3.42%) Adobe
8 17 (3.23%) Perforce
9 15 (2.85%) Rackspace
10 13 (2.47%) VMware
11 11 (2.09%) Atlassian
11 11 (2.09%) Facebook
11 11 (2.09%) Sencha
12 9 (1.71%) Twitter
13 8 (1.52%) Terracotta
14 7 (1.33%) Sitecore
14 7 (1.33%) BT
15 5 (0.95%) Epiphany
15 5 (0.95%) Red Gate
15 5 (0.95%) Sun
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £58,000 to £68,000 per annum £58,000 - £68,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago