Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 346 368 341
Rank change year-on-year +22 -27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 17 24 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.14% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.85% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 71
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% -9.41%
10th Percentile £38,400 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +11.11%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,159 2,835 2,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.94% 18.89% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 2,326 2,389
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,287
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Mercurial as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the Midlands

Mercurial
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Mercurial in the Midlands

Mercurial
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mercurial in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Mercurial in the Midlands

Mercurial
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
West Midlands +56 15 £45,000 +100.00% 5
East Midlands +7 2 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Mercurial
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 14 (82.35%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 9 (52.94%) Retail
6 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 8 (47.06%) QA
6 8 (47.06%) C#
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
7 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
7 7 (41.18%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) Atlassian
8 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
8 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
8 6 (35.29%) Driving Licence
8 6 (35.29%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (29.41%) IEC 61131
9 5 (29.41%) MyBatis
9 5 (29.41%) PrimeFaces
9 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
9 5 (29.41%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (29.41%) Ionic Framework
9 5 (29.41%) REST
9 5 (29.41%) Big Data
9 5 (29.41%) Product Management
9 5 (29.41%) Mockito

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
1 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) JUnit
3 5 (29.41%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Mockito
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.76%) Zephyr
5 1 (5.88%) Ant
5 1 (5.88%) DbUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) MbUnit
5 1 (5.88%) MSTest
5 1 (5.88%) NUnit
5 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (52.94%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
2 5 (29.41%) PLC Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) PLC Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) Apache Cordova
2 5 (29.41%) Ionic Framework
2 5 (29.41%) MyBatis
2 5 (29.41%) PrimeFaces
2 5 (29.41%) REST
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Driving Licence
2 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
2 5 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 7 (41.18%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
8 5 (29.41%) Product Management
8 5 (29.41%) Sequence Diagram
8 5 (29.41%) Tech Ops
8 5 (29.41%) UML
9 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (17.65%) Use Case
10 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
10 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (11.76%) SDLC
10 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) HND
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 5 (29.41%) IEC 61131
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Zend