The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Mercator Software, Inc.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mercator
UK / England
Rank 835 927 935
Rank change year-on-year +92 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.005% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - -

Mercator is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 34825 44312 46815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.66% 45.76% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28225 36597 38188
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.39% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Mercator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Mercator as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Mercator in England

Mercator
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mercator in England.

Salary trend for Mercator in England

Mercator
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mercator in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mercator in England

Mercator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercator within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +79 1 £50,000 -
London +73 1 £80,000 -
Mercator
UK

Mercator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mercator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Mercator.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft