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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 679 645 688
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +43
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 204 272 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 1.43% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 158 215 169
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -29 184 £55,000 +10.00% 36
London -9 111 £60,000 +14.28% 18
City of London +18 27 £60,000 +4.34% 4
North West -10 16 £31,500 -21.25% 2
East Midlands +20 13 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Manchester +15 13 £31,500 -21.25% 2
South East -14 13 £57,500 +51.31% 4
East of England +5 11 £28,000 +1.81% 6
West Midlands - 11 £45,000 - 3
Northamptonshire - 10 £43,750 - 2
Hampshire - 10 £57,500 - 1
South West -3 9 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridge +30 8 £30,000 -35.13% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 8 £30,000 -35.13% 3
Wales +1 8 £26,750 +7.00%
Northampton - 8 £43,750 - 2
South Wales +11 7 £26,000 -35.80%
Cardiff +10 7 £26,000 -35.80%
Westminster - 6 - -
Bristol -1 4 £85,000 +78.94%
Somerset - 4 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £33,750 -
Basingstoke - 4 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £43,750 - 1
Norfolk +1 3 £28,000 +1.81%
Cheshire -7 3 £38,000 +1.33%
Crewe - 3 £38,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -1 2 - - 1
Oxford -3 2 - -

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 388 (82.91%) Git (software)
2 212 (45.30%) Java
3 206 (44.02%) Linux
4 202 (43.16%) JavaScript
5 181 (38.68%) HTML
6 179 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
7 160 (34.19%) Jenkins
8 156 (33.33%) CSS
9 149 (31.84%) Web Services
10 136 (29.06%) Python
11 135 (28.85%) Maven
12 132 (28.21%) C#
13 130 (27.78%) .NET
14 127 (27.14%) MySQL
15 122 (26.07%) TDD
16 121 (25.85%) SQL
17 119 (25.43%) MVC
18 112 (23.93%) PHP
19 108 (23.08%) XML
20 105 (22.44%) NoSQL
21 104 (22.22%) Degree
22 103 (22.01%) Subversion
23 100 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
24 98 (20.94%) Windows
25 97 (20.73%) Oracle
26 92 (19.66%) jQuery
27 91 (19.44%) OO
28 88 (18.80%) Computer Science
29 87 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
30 85 (18.16%) ASP.NET

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (13.46%) Apache
2 48 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.33%) JBoss
4 28 (5.98%) WebSphere
5 19 (4.06%) Apache Solr
6 16 (3.42%) IIS
6 16 (3.42%) Node.js
6 16 (3.42%) Drupal
7 14 (2.99%) nginx
8 13 (2.78%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.56%) CMS
9 12 (2.56%) Confluence
10 10 (2.14%) GlassFish
11 7 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.07%) WordPress
12 5 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (1.07%) MediaWiki
12 5 (1.07%) TWiki
Applications
1 16 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.50%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.07%) GIMP
4 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.43%) Simulink
4 2 (0.43%) MS Project
4 2 (0.43%) MS Office
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.49%) Magento
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 87 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.92%) Google App Engine
3 9 (1.92%) PaaS
3 9 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (1.92%) IaaS
4 7 (1.50%) Google Analytics
4 7 (1.50%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (1.28%) GitHub
6 5 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.85%) CodePlex
7 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.64%) SaaS
8 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.43%) Trello
9 2 (0.43%) Route 53
10 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.84%) HTTP
2 30 (6.41%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.63%) AMQP
4 14 (2.99%) Internet
5 6 (1.28%) BIG-IP
6 5 (1.07%) LDAP
7 4 (0.85%) DNS
8 2 (0.43%) Firewall
8 2 (0.43%) DHCP
8 2 (0.43%) VPN
8 2 (0.43%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.21%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.21%) IMAP
9 1 (0.21%) SAN
9 1 (0.21%) SNMP
9 1 (0.21%) SSL
9 1 (0.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (27.14%) MySQL
2 105 (22.44%) NoSQL
3 84 (17.95%) SQL Server
4 59 (12.61%) Relational Database
5 58 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (12.39%) MongoDB
6 51 (10.90%) Couchbase
7 46 (9.83%) RDBMS
8 21 (4.49%) Oracle Database
9 14 (2.99%) Big Data
10 10 (2.14%) Redis
11 9 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.50%) OLTP
13 6 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.28%) DB2
14 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.64%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.64%) TKPROF
17 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 388 (82.91%) Git (software)
2 160 (34.19%) Jenkins
3 135 (28.85%) Maven
4 103 (22.01%) Subversion
5 59 (12.61%) JUnit
6 57 (12.18%) Ant
7 48 (10.26%) Mockito
8 36 (7.69%) Hudson
9 34 (7.26%) TeamCity
10 32 (6.84%) JIRA
11 30 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (5.13%) CruiseControl
13 21 (4.49%) Eclipse
14 19 (4.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (3.63%) Bazaar
16 16 (3.42%) Gradle
17 14 (2.99%) Bitbucket
18 11 (2.35%) Artifactory
19 10 (2.14%) Grunt
20 8 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 69 (14.74%) Finance
2 27 (5.77%) Retail
3 18 (3.85%) Marketing
4 14 (2.99%) Games
5 13 (2.78%) Electronics
6 10 (2.14%) Banking
7 9 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.50%) French Language
8 7 (1.50%) German Language
8 7 (1.50%) Automotive
9 5 (1.07%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) Advertising
11 3 (0.64%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 343 (73.29%) Developer
2 72 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 68 (14.53%) Java Developer
4 66 (14.10%) .NET Developer
5 57 (12.18%) Scala Developer
6 42 (8.97%) Python Developer
7 37 (7.91%) Front-End Developer
8 36 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 34 (7.26%) PHP Developer
10 30 (6.41%) Software Developer
11 29 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (5.56%) Web Developer
12 26 (5.56%) Software Engineer
13 22 (4.70%) Junior
14 19 (4.06%) Junior Developer
15 17 (3.63%) DevOps Engineer
16 16 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
16 16 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 14 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
18 12 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (38.68%) HTML
2 156 (33.33%) CSS
3 149 (31.84%) Web Services
4 130 (27.78%) .NET
5 108 (23.08%) XML
6 92 (19.66%) jQuery
7 85 (18.16%) ASP.NET
8 64 (13.68%) HTML5
8 64 (13.68%) REST
9 63 (13.46%) RESTful
10 60 (12.82%) JSON
11 55 (11.75%) CSS3
12 51 (10.90%) .NET Framework
13 47 (10.04%) Play Framework
14 46 (9.83%) AngularJS
15 41 (8.76%) SOAP
16 38 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (6.62%) Spring
17 31 (6.62%) Ajax
18 30 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 88 (18.80%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.41%) Open Source
3 29 (6.20%) Mobile App
4 28 (5.98%) User Experience
5 25 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (4.06%) Hedge funds
7 15 (3.21%) Photography
8 13 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.35%) Replication
10 10 (2.14%) Clustering
11 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.71%) PKI
11 8 (1.71%) Social Media
12 6 (1.28%) iPad
13 5 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.07%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.07%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.85%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.64%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 206 (44.02%) Linux
2 98 (20.94%) Windows
3 71 (15.17%) UNIX
4 36 (7.69%) Android
5 30 (6.41%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.56%) Solaris
7 11 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.14%) AIX
9 7 (1.50%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.07%) CentOS
10 5 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (1.07%) Debian
11 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.43%) Fedora
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (26.07%) TDD
3 119 (25.43%) MVC
4 100 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (19.44%) OO
6 78 (16.67%) Web Development
7 73 (15.60%) Software Engineering
8 72 (15.38%) DevOps
9 66 (14.10%) Scrum
10 54 (11.54%) Multithreading
11 48 (10.26%) BDD
12 45 (9.62%) E-Commerce
12 45 (9.62%) Unit Testing
13 43 (9.19%) MapReduce
14 40 (8.55%) Analytics
15 36 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
16 34 (7.26%) Release Management
17 28 (5.98%) Refactoring
18 27 (5.77%) OOP
18 27 (5.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 212 (45.30%) Java
2 202 (43.16%) JavaScript
3 136 (29.06%) Python
4 132 (28.21%) C#
5 121 (25.85%) SQL
6 112 (23.93%) PHP
7 75 (16.03%) Perl
8 60 (12.82%) Bash Shell
9 55 (11.75%) C++
10 52 (11.11%) Scala
11 37 (7.91%) Ruby
12 30 (6.41%) Shell Script
13 28 (5.98%) PowerShell
14 23 (4.91%) C
15 19 (4.06%) T-SQL
16 17 (3.63%) Groovy
16 17 (3.63%) Bourne shell
16 17 (3.63%) Objective-C
17 14 (2.99%) VB.NET
17 14 (2.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (22.22%) Degree
2 16 (3.42%) PhD
3 15 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.14%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.85%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.27%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) GCP
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.06%) Docker
3 11 (2.35%) Xen
4 9 (1.92%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.92%) Squid
4 9 (1.92%) Apache Flume
5 8 (1.71%) Varnish
6 7 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.28%) vSphere
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (0.64%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.21%) XenServer
9 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.21%) Firmware
9 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 55 (11.75%) Puppet
2 41 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (8.12%) Ansible
4 13 (2.78%) Vagrant
5 9 (1.92%) Linux-HA
5 9 (1.92%) Graylog
5 9 (1.92%) logstash
5 9 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (1.50%) Salt
7 6 (1.28%) Nagios
8 4 (0.85%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.64%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.64%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Flashback
10 2 (0.43%) Icinga
10 2 (0.43%) Nmap
10 2 (0.43%) Munin
10 2 (0.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 97 (20.73%) Oracle
2 35 (7.48%) VMware
3 31 (6.62%) Microsoft
4 29 (6.20%) Google
5 17 (3.63%) Splunk
6 14 (2.99%) Sybase
6 14 (2.99%) IBM
7 13 (2.78%) Zend
7 13 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.35%) Cisco
9 10 (2.14%) PayPal
9 10 (2.14%) Veritas
9 10 (2.14%) Adobe
10 9 (1.92%) Sun
10 9 (1.92%) HP
11 8 (1.71%) Xamarin
12 7 (1.50%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.50%) ATG
13 6 (1.28%) Twitter
14 5 (1.07%) SaltStack
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + e
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £57,500
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago