The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mercator
England / London
Rank 587 655 653
Rank change year-on-year +68 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.007% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £80,000 - -
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 London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14635 18357 19844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.51% 44.03% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11971 15504 16616
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Mercator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Mercator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Mercator in London

Mercator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Mercator.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) XPath
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Support
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft