Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mercurial skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mercurial over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 724 571 933
Rank change year-on-year -153 +362 -91
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 269 102 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 1.06% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 198 95 110
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £58,750 £54,688
90th Percentile £87,875 £67,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -

Mercurial is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,312 9,595 23,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.92% 21.11% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14,306 8,074 19,328
10th Percentile £37,450 £35,075 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +6.86%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,938 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in England

Mercurial
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mercurial in England.

Salary trend for Mercurial in England

Mercurial
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mercurial in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Mercurial in England

Mercurial
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England -74 129 £52,500 +5.00% 6
London -153 114 £75,000 -18.92% 16
Yorkshire -59 88 £52,500 - 1
North West -79 33 £52,500 - 3
South West -89 9 £50,000 -23.08% 4
North East -34 8 £57,500 +27.78% 2
South East -151 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Midlands -136 6 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East Midlands -67 3 £41,250 +22.22% 2
West Midlands -95 3 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Mercurial
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Mercurial also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 194 (72.12%) Git (software)
2 167 (62.08%) Java
3 153 (56.88%) Subversion
4 138 (51.30%) SQL
5 132 (49.07%) Continuous Integration
6 121 (44.98%) Software Engineering
6 121 (44.98%) Social Skills
7 120 (44.61%) OO
8 112 (41.64%) NoSQL
9 91 (33.83%) Test Automation
10 80 (29.74%) Degree
11 76 (28.25%) C#
12 74 (27.51%) Data Structures
13 73 (27.14%) Algorithms
13 73 (27.14%) Mobile App
13 73 (27.14%) Mobile Application Development
14 71 (26.39%) Android
15 69 (25.65%) Python
16 68 (25.28%) Games
17 67 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
17 67 (24.91%) Bitbucket
18 65 (24.16%) Mobile Development
19 64 (23.79%) Decision-Making
20 63 (23.42%) Android Development
21 62 (23.05%) Jenkins
22 59 (21.93%) TDD
23 55 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
24 51 (18.96%) C++
24 51 (18.96%) JavaScript
24 51 (18.96%) nginx

Mercurial
Co-occurring 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 51 (18.96%) nginx
2 45 (16.73%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (7.43%) JBoss
4 10 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.97%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.86%) CMS
7 4 (1.49%) Drupal
7 4 (1.49%) WordPress
8 2 (0.74%) IIS
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) GIMP
1 6 (2.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.73%) Azure
2 39 (14.50%) AppsFlyer
2 39 (14.50%) Firebase
2 39 (14.50%) Pushwoosh
3 30 (11.15%) Google Play
4 20 (7.43%) AWS
5 13 (4.83%) GitHub
6 9 (3.35%) Apigee
6 9 (3.35%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.86%) GCP
7 5 (1.86%) PaaS
8 4 (1.49%) npm
9 3 (1.12%) Azure Service Bus
9 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.12%) Yarn
10 2 (0.74%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.74%) SaaS
11 1 (0.37%) Azure Pipelines
11 1 (0.37%) Pulumi
11 1 (0.37%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) Broadband
1 3 (1.12%) HTTP
1 3 (1.12%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.74%) NAS
3 1 (0.37%) DNS
3 1 (0.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (41.64%) NoSQL
2 55 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (14.87%) Redis
4 18 (6.69%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.20%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.83%) MySQL
7 11 (4.09%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.97%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.74%) Power BI
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.37%) Big Data
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 194 (72.12%) Git (software)
2 153 (56.88%) Subversion
3 67 (24.91%) Bitbucket
4 62 (23.05%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.72%) IntelliJ
5 10 (3.72%) Maven
5 10 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.35%) Ant
6 9 (3.35%) NetBeans
6 9 (3.35%) Storybook
6 9 (3.35%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.35%) Visual Studio Code
7 6 (2.23%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.86%) Cypress.io
8 5 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.49%) gulp
9 4 (1.49%) Selenium
9 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.49%) webpack
10 3 (1.12%) git-flow
General
1 121 (44.98%) Social Skills
2 68 (25.28%) Games
3 21 (7.81%) Finance
4 17 (6.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 16 (5.95%) Public Sector
6 9 (3.35%) Military
7 8 (2.97%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (44.61%) Developer
2 109 (40.52%) Software Engineer
3 65 (24.16%) Java Engineer
3 65 (24.16%) Java Software Engineer
4 64 (23.79%) Senior Developer
5 43 (15.99%) Python Engineer
6 40 (14.87%) Python Software Engineer
7 39 (14.50%) Java Developer
8 35 (13.01%) iOS Developer
9 30 (11.15%) Android Developer
10 29 (10.78%) Senior iOS Developer
11 27 (10.04%) Senior Java Developer
12 26 (9.67%) Java Android Developer
12 26 (9.67%) Senior Android Developer
13 9 (3.35%) Junior
13 9 (3.35%) PHP Developer
13 9 (3.35%) Software Developer
14 8 (2.97%) Games Developer
14 8 (2.97%) Technical Trainer
14 8 (2.97%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.96%) RabbitMQ
2 49 (18.22%) React
3 38 (14.13%) HTML
4 35 (13.01%) CSS
5 26 (9.67%) .NET
6 25 (9.29%) Node.js
7 23 (8.55%) XML
8 20 (7.43%) Spring
9 18 (6.69%) AngularJS
10 17 (6.32%) RESTful
11 15 (5.58%) HTML5
12 14 (5.20%) JSON
13 12 (4.46%) Laravel
13 12 (4.46%) Spring Boot
14 11 (4.09%) CSS3
14 11 (4.09%) Kafka
14 11 (4.09%) OAuth
14 11 (4.09%) OAuth2
15 10 (3.72%) Vue.js
15 10 (3.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 74 (27.51%) Data Structures
2 73 (27.14%) Algorithms
2 73 (27.14%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.06%) User Experience
4 9 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.35%) SWIFT
5 8 (2.97%) Online Games
6 5 (1.86%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.86%) Digital Currency
6 5 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.12%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.12%) Social Media
8 2 (0.74%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (0.74%) NHS
8 2 (0.74%) PMI
9 1 (0.37%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.39%) Android
2 39 (14.50%) Apple iOS
3 38 (14.13%) Linux
4 15 (5.58%) Unix
5 12 (4.46%) Windows
6 5 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (49.07%) Continuous Integration
2 121 (44.98%) Software Engineering
3 120 (44.61%) OO
4 91 (33.83%) Test Automation
5 73 (27.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 67 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (24.16%) Mobile Development
8 64 (23.79%) Decision-Making
9 63 (23.42%) Android Development
10 59 (21.93%) TDD
11 39 (14.50%) iOS Development
12 30 (11.15%) DevOps
13 28 (10.41%) Scrum
14 21 (7.81%) Microservices
15 20 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (5.58%) Computer Science
17 14 (5.20%) MVC
17 14 (5.20%) OOP
18 13 (4.83%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (4.83%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (62.08%) Java
2 138 (51.30%) SQL
3 76 (28.25%) C#
4 69 (25.65%) Python
5 51 (18.96%) C++
5 51 (18.96%) JavaScript
6 35 (13.01%) Apple Swift
6 35 (13.01%) Kotlin
7 13 (4.83%) TypeScript
8 12 (4.46%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.46%) PHP
9 11 (4.09%) C
9 11 (4.09%) Scala
10 8 (2.97%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.86%) Clojure
12 3 (1.12%) Lua
12 3 (1.12%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.74%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.74%) Ruby
13 2 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 80 (29.74%) Degree
2 13 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.83%) QA
2 9 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) Accessibility
System Software
1 37 (13.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (16.36%) Ansible
2 17 (6.32%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.12%) Grafana
3 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.12%) Prometheus
3 3 (1.12%) Puppet
3 3 (1.12%) Rancher
4 2 (0.74%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.74%) Terraform
5 1 (0.37%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (11.15%) Google
2 19 (7.06%) Oracle
3 10 (3.72%) Apple
4 9 (3.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.49%) Adobe
6 3 (1.12%) Splunk
7 2 (0.74%) HP
8 1 (0.37%) Perforce
8 1 (0.37%) RedGate
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.37%) Sybase