Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 781 787 764
Rank change year-on-year +6 -23 +24
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 334 427 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 1.17% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 282 349 415
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £30,125 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +23.53%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 29,445 36,380 33,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.85% 20.68% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23,453 29,933 27,976
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mercurial over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the UK over the 6 months to 21 March 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
England +19 328 £47,500 -9.52% 76
UK excluding London +37 270 £45,000 -10.00% 65
North of England +35 129 £45,000 -11.76% 23
South East +59 63 £40,000 -13.51% 15
London +16 63 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Yorkshire +18 58 £45,000 -12.20% 9
North West +27 57 £55,000 +7.84% 12
South West +41 37 £55,000 +3.77% 6
East of England +28 20 £41,650 -12.32% 9
Midlands +23 16 £45,000 +20.00% 9
North East +25 14 £52,500 +2.44% 2
West Midlands +21 14 £45,000 +25.00% 6
Wales +16 4 £42,500 +21.43%
East Midlands +24 2 - - 3
Scotland +2 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 283 (84.73%) Git (software)
2 164 (49.10%) Subversion
3 144 (43.11%) SQL
4 132 (39.52%) Continuous Integration
5 128 (38.32%) JavaScript
6 127 (38.02%) Java
7 117 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
8 114 (34.13%) NoSQL
9 113 (33.83%) HTML
10 108 (32.34%) CSS
10 108 (32.34%) Software Engineering
11 89 (26.65%) Python
12 88 (26.35%) OO
13 87 (26.05%) Test Automation
14 86 (25.75%) DevOps
15 79 (23.65%) TDD
16 71 (21.26%) Jenkins
17 69 (20.66%) Algorithms
18 63 (18.86%) Degree
19 60 (17.96%) AngularJS
20 59 (17.66%) Problem-Solving
21 58 (17.37%) MySQL
22 57 (17.07%) C#
23 56 (16.77%) Decision-Making
24 55 (16.47%) Data Structures
25 53 (15.87%) .NET
26 51 (15.27%) Linux
27 50 (14.97%) jQuery
28 49 (14.67%) Ansible
29 48 (14.37%) React

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 36 (10.78%) nginx
2 34 (10.18%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (9.88%) Apache Spark
4 26 (7.78%) Apache
5 12 (3.59%) Confluence
6 6 (1.80%) Alfresco
7 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.60%) IIS
8 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.60%) SAS
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.90%) GIMP
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.98%) npm
3 23 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (5.09%) SaaS
5 8 (2.40%) GitHub
6 7 (2.10%) IaaS
6 7 (2.10%) PaaS
7 5 (1.50%) NuGet
7 5 (1.50%) Trello
8 4 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.90%) Quay.io
10 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.59%) SSH
2 21 (6.29%) RTMP
2 21 (6.29%) RTSP
3 19 (5.69%) FTP
4 7 (2.10%) HTTP
4 7 (2.10%) SSL
5 4 (1.20%) AMQP
5 4 (1.20%) Firewall
6 3 (0.90%) DHCP
6 3 (0.90%) DNS
6 3 (0.90%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.90%) Plixer Scrutinizer
7 2 (0.60%) Internet
7 2 (0.60%) Network Security
8 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.30%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (34.13%) NoSQL
2 58 (17.37%) MySQL
3 41 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (10.48%) MongoDB
5 33 (9.88%) Redis
6 29 (8.68%) SQL Server
7 23 (6.89%) Big Data
8 22 (6.59%) Hadoop
9 18 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (5.39%) CouchDB
9 18 (5.39%) Neo4j
10 17 (5.09%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.49%) Riak
12 13 (3.89%) GIS
13 7 (2.10%) Data Lake
13 7 (2.10%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.20%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 283 (84.73%) Git (software)
2 164 (49.10%) Subversion
3 71 (21.26%) Jenkins
4 34 (10.18%) JIRA
5 25 (7.49%) Jasmine
6 24 (7.19%) Maven
7 17 (5.09%) Visual Studio
8 13 (3.89%) webpack
9 12 (3.59%) JUnit
10 11 (3.29%) Mockito
10 11 (3.29%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.80%) Ant
12 6 (1.80%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (1.80%) Gradle
12 6 (1.80%) MSBuild
12 6 (1.80%) Selenium
12 6 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.50%) Bower
13 5 (1.50%) WebStorm
General
1 42 (12.57%) Retail
2 26 (7.78%) Marketing
3 20 (5.99%) Banking
4 14 (4.19%) Finance
5 6 (1.80%) Back Office
6 4 (1.20%) Automotive
6 4 (1.20%) Electronics
6 4 (1.20%) Games
6 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.90%) Retail Finance
8 2 (0.60%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 217 (64.97%) Developer
2 45 (13.47%) Software Engineer
3 41 (12.28%) Senior Developer
4 37 (11.08%) Software Developer
5 35 (10.48%) Java Developer
5 35 (10.48%) Python Developer
6 33 (9.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 28 (8.38%) Java Engineer
7 28 (8.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (8.08%) .NET Developer
8 27 (8.08%) Senior Java Engineer
8 27 (8.08%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 27 (8.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (7.19%) Angular Developer
10 23 (6.89%) Junior
10 23 (6.89%) Junior Developer
11 22 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
12 21 (6.29%) Linux Administrator
12 21 (6.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 21 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (33.83%) HTML
2 108 (32.34%) CSS
3 60 (17.96%) AngularJS
4 53 (15.87%) .NET
5 50 (14.97%) jQuery
6 48 (14.37%) React
7 45 (13.47%) REST
8 39 (11.68%) HTML5
9 38 (11.38%) RabbitMQ
10 34 (10.18%) JSON
11 33 (9.88%) Laravel
12 28 (8.38%) RESTful
13 27 (8.08%) LAMP
14 26 (7.78%) ASP.NET
14 26 (7.78%) CSS3
15 24 (7.19%) Spring
16 23 (6.89%) Node.js
17 22 (6.59%) Pandas
17 22 (6.59%) Sass
18 20 (5.99%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.66%) Algorithms
2 55 (16.47%) Data Structures
3 40 (11.98%) User Experience
4 23 (6.89%) Replication
5 21 (6.29%) Video\Live Streaming
6 19 (5.69%) Fintech
7 15 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.49%) Animation
8 12 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (3.29%) Public Cloud
10 9 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.60%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.60%) Clustering
12 2 (0.60%) EPoS
12 2 (0.60%) Life Science
12 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.60%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.27%) Linux
2 27 (8.08%) Unix
3 22 (6.59%) Apple iOS
3 22 (6.59%) Windows
4 21 (6.29%) Debian
5 8 (2.40%) Android
6 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
7 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.52%) Continuous Integration
2 117 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (32.34%) Software Engineering
4 88 (26.35%) OO
5 87 (26.05%) Test Automation
6 86 (25.75%) DevOps
7 79 (23.65%) TDD
8 59 (17.66%) Problem-Solving
9 56 (16.77%) Decision-Making
10 47 (14.07%) Scrum
10 47 (14.07%) SDLC
11 39 (11.68%) Front End Development
12 38 (11.38%) Configuration Management
13 31 (9.28%) MVC
14 30 (8.98%) BDD
15 28 (8.38%) Project Management
16 25 (7.49%) Data Analysis
16 25 (7.49%) Data Science
17 23 (6.89%) Digital Marketing
17 23 (6.89%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 144 (43.11%) SQL
2 128 (38.32%) JavaScript
3 127 (38.02%) Java
4 89 (26.65%) Python
5 57 (17.07%) C#
6 41 (12.28%) PHP
7 31 (9.28%) Bash Shell
8 23 (6.89%) Shell Script
9 19 (5.69%) Scala
10 18 (5.39%) C++
10 18 (5.39%) Cypher
11 15 (4.49%) Apple Swift
11 15 (4.49%) Objective-C
12 14 (4.19%) ES6
13 12 (3.59%) C
14 10 (2.99%) TypeScript
15 7 (2.10%) Clojure
15 7 (2.10%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.50%) PHP 7
16 5 (1.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (18.86%) Degree
2 11 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.40%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.90%) ISEB
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.59%) QA
2 15 (4.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.29%) Virtual Machines
2 21 (6.29%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (5.99%) Docker
4 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.60%) LXC
4 2 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (14.67%) Ansible
2 9 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.10%) Puppet
4 6 (1.80%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.50%) Terraform
6 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.60%) Kibana
6 2 (0.60%) logstash
7 1 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.30%) Nagios
7 1 (0.30%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.30%) Rsyslog
7 1 (0.30%) Salt
7 1 (0.30%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (7.49%) VMware
2 18 (5.39%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.09%) Atlassian
4 16 (4.79%) SAP
5 12 (3.59%) Apple
6 8 (2.40%) Zend
7 6 (1.80%) Oracle
8 5 (1.50%) Demandware
8 5 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.90%) Google
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
10 1 (0.30%) New Relic
10 1 (0.30%) Sybase