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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 681 670 720
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +50
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 236 206 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 1.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 204 158 174
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%

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
18164 16201 16902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.94% 15.15% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14968 13762 14561
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 30 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 30 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 -10 230 £45,000 -10.00% 28
London -2 130 £50,000 -9.50% 15
City of London +25 34 £52,500 -14.28% 5
South East -9 27 £41,250 -8.33% 4
East of England -14 19 £42,500 - 1
Manchester +12 16 £32,500 +18.18% 2
North West -10 16 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Hertfordshire -3 14 £42,500 -12.82%
South West -16 14 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands -2 13 £42,500 -
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 8 £40,000 -0.62% 1
Surrey -1 8 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Midlands -1 8 £32,500 -43.47%
Leicestershire - 8 £30,500 -
Worcestershire - 7 £45,000 -
St Albans - 7 £40,000 -
Guildford +2 6 £45,000 -21.73%
Reading +1 6 £42,500 +70.00%
Berkshire -2 6 £42,500 +70.00%
Yorkshire -34 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
Malvern - 6 £47,500 -
Oxford +15 5 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Cambridge -6 5 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 5 - -
Loughborough - 5 £30,500 -
Stockport - 5 £25,000 -
Scotland -12 4 £35,000 - 1

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 330 (67.21%) Git (software)
2 246 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (48.88%) JavaScript
4 218 (44.40%) HTML
5 213 (43.38%) Java
6 205 (41.75%) CSS
7 179 (36.46%) Linux
8 178 (36.25%) Subversion
9 151 (30.75%) SQL
10 135 (27.49%) MVC
11 134 (27.29%) HTML5
12 128 (26.07%) MySQL
13 125 (25.46%) OO
14 117 (23.83%) jQuery
15 108 (22.00%) PHP
16 106 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
17 104 (21.18%) Python
18 102 (20.77%) CSS3
19 101 (20.57%) Web Services
19 101 (20.57%) JSON
20 96 (19.55%) Degree
20 96 (19.55%) TDD
21 90 (18.33%) Windows
22 86 (17.52%) Jenkins
23 83 (16.90%) XML
24 79 (16.09%) Apache
25 77 (15.68%) User Experience
26 74 (15.07%) Maven
27 73 (14.87%) C#
27 73 (14.87%) .NET

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 79 (16.09%) Apache
2 42 (8.55%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.54%) Node.js
4 29 (5.91%) Confluence
5 27 (5.50%) IIS
5 27 (5.50%) CMS
6 21 (4.28%) Drupal
7 20 (4.07%) SharePoint
8 15 (3.05%) WordPress
8 15 (3.05%) nginx
9 14 (2.85%) Joomla!
10 10 (2.04%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.83%) uWSGI
12 8 (1.63%) GlassFish
13 7 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (1.22%) Umbraco
14 6 (1.22%) Sitefinity
14 6 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (1.02%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (11.61%) Photoshop
2 28 (5.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (4.07%) Fireworks
4 6 (1.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.41%) MS Office
6 1 (0.20%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 23 (4.68%) Magento
2 9 (1.83%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.50%) SaaS
2 20 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.43%) GitHub
6 3 (0.61%) PaaS
7 2 (0.41%) Trello
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.94%) Internet
2 28 (5.70%) HTTP
3 16 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (2.65%) VPN
5 12 (2.44%) LDAP
6 11 (2.24%) VoIP
7 9 (1.83%) AMQP
8 5 (1.02%) Firewall
8 5 (1.02%) Intranet
9 4 (0.81%) SAN
9 4 (0.81%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.61%) SMS
11 2 (0.41%) SSL
12 1 (0.20%) IPv4
12 1 (0.20%) IMAP
12 1 (0.20%) NFC
12 1 (0.20%) SMTP
12 1 (0.20%) DNS
12 1 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (26.07%) MySQL
2 73 (14.87%) Big Data
3 56 (11.41%) SQL Server
4 45 (9.16%) NoSQL
5 29 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (5.91%) Hadoop
6 28 (5.70%) MongoDB
7 24 (4.89%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.28%) Redis
9 19 (3.87%) Apache Hive
9 19 (3.87%) Impala
9 19 (3.87%) HBase
9 19 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (2.24%) Relational Database
12 10 (2.04%) OLTP
13 9 (1.83%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
14 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 330 (67.21%) Git (software)
2 178 (36.25%) Subversion
3 86 (17.52%) Jenkins
4 74 (15.07%) Maven
5 69 (14.05%) Eclipse
6 59 (12.02%) Ant
7 48 (9.78%) JIRA
8 47 (9.57%) JUnit
9 32 (6.52%) Hudson
10 29 (5.91%) TeamCity
11 27 (5.50%) Visual Studio
12 23 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (4.68%) Selenium
13 21 (4.28%) Grunt
14 15 (3.05%) WebDriver
15 14 (2.85%) NUnit
16 13 (2.65%) WebStorm
17 12 (2.44%) Moq
18 11 (2.24%) CruiseControl
18 11 (2.24%) Gradle
General
1 67 (13.65%) Finance
2 53 (10.79%) Games
3 22 (4.48%) Automotive
4 16 (3.26%) Banking
5 14 (2.85%) Marketing
6 12 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.44%) Back Office
7 10 (2.04%) Retail
8 9 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.63%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.43%) Front Office
11 5 (1.02%) Legal
12 3 (0.61%) Advertising
13 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Law
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 353 (71.89%) Developer
2 95 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 75 (15.27%) Senior Developer
4 61 (12.42%) Front-End Developer
5 50 (10.18%) Web Developer
6 44 (8.96%) PHP Developer
7 36 (7.33%) .NET Developer
8 31 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 31 (6.31%) Administrator
9 27 (5.50%) Software Developer
9 27 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
9 27 (5.50%) C# Developer
10 26 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (4.48%) Programmer
13 20 (4.07%) Architect
13 20 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (3.87%) Python Developer
15 18 (3.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (44.40%) HTML
2 205 (41.75%) CSS
3 134 (27.29%) HTML5
4 117 (23.83%) jQuery
5 102 (20.77%) CSS3
6 101 (20.57%) JSON
6 101 (20.57%) Web Services
7 83 (16.90%) XML
8 73 (14.87%) .NET
9 71 (14.46%) Ajax
10 55 (11.20%) Sass
11 54 (11.00%) AngularJS
11 54 (11.00%) ASP.NET
12 43 (8.76%) SOAP
13 42 (8.55%) RESTful
14 39 (7.94%) JSP
15 38 (7.74%) LESS
16 36 (7.33%) LAMP
17 32 (6.52%) Swing
18 30 (6.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (15.68%) User Experience
2 51 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 49 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (9.98%) Mobile App
4 31 (6.31%) Mathematics
5 30 (6.11%) Social Media
6 28 (5.70%) Visualisation
6 28 (5.70%) Client/Server
7 26 (5.30%) Algorithms
8 24 (4.89%) Open Source
9 23 (4.68%) Replication
10 20 (4.07%) Statistics
11 15 (3.05%) Data Structures
12 14 (2.85%) Online Games
13 13 (2.65%) E-Learning
13 13 (2.65%) W3C
14 10 (2.04%) Clustering
15 9 (1.83%) Physics
15 9 (1.83%) iPad
15 9 (1.83%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 179 (36.46%) Linux
2 90 (18.33%) Windows
3 47 (9.57%) UNIX
4 40 (8.15%) Android
5 36 (7.33%) Ubuntu
6 35 (7.13%) Apple iOS
7 31 (6.31%) Debian
8 23 (4.68%) OpenBSD
8 23 (4.68%) FreeBSD
9 19 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.65%) AIX
11 12 (2.44%) CentOS
12 11 (2.24%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.83%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.81%) Solaris
15 3 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (27.49%) MVC
3 125 (25.46%) OO
4 106 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (19.55%) TDD
6 71 (14.46%) OOP
7 56 (11.41%) Software Engineering
8 54 (11.00%) Web Development
9 53 (10.79%) Scrum
10 52 (10.59%) E-Commerce
10 52 (10.59%) Multithreading
11 38 (7.74%) DevOps
12 34 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
12 34 (6.92%) Analytics
13 31 (6.31%) Configuration Management
14 29 (5.91%) Time Management
15 28 (5.70%) MapReduce
15 28 (5.70%) OO PHP
16 27 (5.50%) Automated Testing
17 26 (5.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 240 (48.88%) JavaScript
2 213 (43.38%) Java
3 151 (30.75%) SQL
4 108 (22.00%) PHP
5 104 (21.18%) Python
6 73 (14.87%) C#
7 55 (11.20%) Ruby
8 53 (10.79%) Scala
9 35 (7.13%) Bash Shell
10 32 (6.52%) C
10 32 (6.52%) Shell Script
11 29 (5.91%) C++
12 27 (5.50%) PHP5
13 26 (5.30%) Perl
14 21 (4.28%) Groovy
15 19 (3.87%) R
16 17 (3.46%) PL/SQL
17 16 (3.26%) Golang
18 13 (2.65%) PowerShell
19 11 (2.24%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 96 (19.55%) Degree
2 18 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.04%) PhD
5 5 (1.02%) ISEB
6 4 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (12.22%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.26%) Xen
1 16 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.04%) VirtualBox
4 8 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.81%) vSphere
7 3 (0.61%) Squid
8 2 (0.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.20%) Varnish
9 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (5.91%) Puppet
2 19 (3.87%) Nagios
3 14 (2.85%) Cacti
4 8 (1.63%) Data Guard
5 7 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) Salt
7 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 59 (12.02%) Oracle
2 45 (9.16%) Google
3 29 (5.91%) JBoss
4 23 (4.68%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.68%) Zend
5 21 (4.28%) Red Hat
6 19 (3.87%) Adobe
7 15 (3.05%) Rackspace
8 12 (2.44%) Perforce
9 11 (2.24%) VMware
9 11 (2.24%) Atlassian
9 11 (2.24%) Facebook
9 11 (2.24%) Twitter
9 11 (2.24%) Sencha
10 9 (1.83%) Sun
11 8 (1.63%) Terracotta
12 7 (1.43%) BT
12 7 (1.43%) Sitecore
13 5 (1.02%) Epiphany
13 5 (1.02%) Red Gate
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
H2ecommerce
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kuoni Global Travel Services
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum + generous bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Lucrative Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000+ + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago