Period
to 21 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 739 886
Rank change year-on-year -56 +147 -20
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 370 499 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 1.37% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 306 362 376
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £35,875 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,125 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% -5.56%

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 34,377 36,364 35,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.34% 20.63% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27,873 29,719 30,964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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 -88 343 £46,500 -15.45% 76
UK excluding London +7 286 £45,000 -14.29% 68
North of England +11 106 £42,500 -29.17% 34
South East +43 73 £46,000 +6.98% 14
London -113 67 £55,000 -4.35% 9
North West +20 46 £45,000 -25.00% 19
Yorkshire -11 40 £42,500 -29.17% 11
East of England +32 33 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Midlands +2 33 £41,000 -3.53% 8
South West -22 27 £42,500 -10.53% 6
West Midlands +39 26 £40,500 -19.00% 6
North East - 20 £52,500 - 4
Scotland -3 12 £52,500 +40.00% 1
East Midlands -14 7 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Wales +9 2 £52,500 +26.51%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 328 (88.65%) Git (software)
2 185 (50.00%) Subversion
3 177 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (47.57%) JavaScript
5 160 (43.24%) SQL
6 151 (40.81%) Continuous Integration
7 140 (37.84%) Java
8 133 (35.95%) OO
9 121 (32.70%) HTML
9 121 (32.70%) Software Engineering
10 116 (31.35%) C#
11 112 (30.27%) CSS
12 100 (27.03%) Python
12 100 (27.03%) NoSQL
13 98 (26.49%) TDD
14 97 (26.22%) AngularJS
14 97 (26.22%) Algorithms
15 96 (25.95%) Data Structures
16 94 (25.41%) Test Automation
17 87 (23.51%) Degree
18 84 (22.70%) DevOps
19 81 (21.89%) React
20 76 (20.54%) .NET
21 70 (18.92%) Jenkins
22 65 (17.57%) SQL Server
23 64 (17.30%) Scrum
24 60 (16.22%) HTML5
25 58 (15.68%) User Experience
25 58 (15.68%) PHP
26 57 (15.41%) MySQL

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 33 (8.92%) nginx
2 22 (5.95%) Apache
2 22 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (4.86%) NServiceBus
4 13 (3.51%) CMS
5 11 (2.97%) WordPress
6 10 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (2.70%) Umbraco
7 8 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.89%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.89%) Confluence
9 6 (1.62%) JBoss
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.81%) IIS
12 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.54%) Jetty
12 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.27%) Drupal
13 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.08%) GIMP
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.27%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (0.27%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.51%) Serverless
4 8 (2.16%) GitHub
5 7 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.62%) IaaS
6 6 (1.62%) npm
6 6 (1.62%) PaaS
7 5 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.35%) SaaS
8 4 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.27%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.05%) HTTP
2 13 (3.51%) SMS
3 9 (2.43%) RTMP
3 9 (2.43%) RTSP
4 5 (1.35%) VPN
5 4 (1.08%) DNS
5 4 (1.08%) Firewall
5 4 (1.08%) Network Security
6 2 (0.54%) SSL
6 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.27%) Internet
7 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (27.03%) NoSQL
2 65 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 57 (15.41%) MySQL
4 29 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 26 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (5.41%) Redis
7 17 (4.59%) Event Store
8 16 (4.32%) RavenDB
9 13 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.81%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.54%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 328 (88.65%) Git (software)
2 185 (50.00%) Subversion
3 70 (18.92%) Jenkins
4 28 (7.57%) Visual Studio
5 23 (6.22%) JIRA
6 19 (5.14%) SpecFlow
6 19 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (4.32%) Ant
8 14 (3.78%) JUnit
8 14 (3.78%) Maven
9 13 (3.51%) webpack
10 12 (3.24%) Jasmine
11 11 (2.97%) Bitbucket
11 11 (2.97%) PHPUnit
12 10 (2.70%) Gradle
12 10 (2.70%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.43%) Selenium
14 8 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (2.16%) Vagrant
15 7 (1.89%) Liquibase
General
1 30 (8.11%) Finance
2 16 (4.32%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.51%) Retail
4 10 (2.70%) Marketing
5 7 (1.89%) Games
6 6 (1.62%) Automotive
6 6 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.35%) Electronics
8 3 (0.81%) Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Advertising
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 255 (68.92%) Developer
2 55 (14.86%) Software Developer
3 51 (13.78%) Software Engineer
4 50 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 39 (10.54%) UI Developer
6 38 (10.27%) Senior Developer
7 29 (7.84%) C# Developer
8 27 (7.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (6.22%) Python Developer
10 22 (5.95%) PHP Developer
11 19 (5.14%) Java Engineer
11 19 (5.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
12 18 (4.86%) Administrator
12 18 (4.86%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
13 17 (4.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 17 (4.59%) React Developer
14 16 (4.32%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (32.70%) HTML
2 112 (30.27%) CSS
3 97 (26.22%) AngularJS
4 81 (21.89%) React
5 76 (20.54%) .NET
6 60 (16.22%) HTML5
7 49 (13.24%) Node.js
8 48 (12.97%) CSS3
9 45 (12.16%) jQuery
10 41 (11.08%) Sass
11 39 (10.54%) RESTful
12 35 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (9.19%) REST
13 34 (9.19%) Spring
14 30 (8.11%) JSON
15 29 (7.84%) ASP.NET
16 27 (7.30%) Web Services
17 25 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
18 22 (5.95%) LAMP
18 22 (5.95%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 97 (26.22%) Algorithms
2 96 (25.95%) Data Structures
3 58 (15.68%) User Experience
4 43 (11.62%) Computer Science
5 38 (10.27%) Mobile App
6 33 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (7.30%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (3.24%) Replication
10 11 (2.97%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.70%) Driving Licence
12 9 (2.43%) Video\Live Streaming
13 5 (1.35%) Fintech
13 5 (1.35%) Life Science
14 4 (1.08%) Cloud Native
14 4 (1.08%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
15 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 2 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.41%) Linux
2 47 (12.70%) Windows
3 22 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 15 (4.05%) Debian
5 8 (2.16%) Android
6 6 (1.62%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.35%) Unix
8 4 (1.08%) FreeRTOS
8 4 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.81%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (40.81%) Continuous Integration
3 133 (35.95%) OO
4 121 (32.70%) Software Engineering
5 98 (26.49%) TDD
6 94 (25.41%) Test Automation
7 84 (22.70%) DevOps
8 64 (17.30%) Scrum
9 51 (13.78%) BDD
10 48 (12.97%) Decision-Making
11 47 (12.70%) Unit Testing
12 44 (11.89%) MVC
13 42 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (9.73%) SDLC
15 31 (8.38%) Front End Development
16 27 (7.30%) Web Development
17 24 (6.49%) Configuration Management
17 24 (6.49%) Integration Testing
17 24 (6.49%) Microservices
18 23 (6.22%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 176 (47.57%) JavaScript
2 160 (43.24%) SQL
3 140 (37.84%) Java
4 116 (31.35%) C#
5 100 (27.03%) Python
6 58 (15.68%) PHP
7 40 (10.81%) C++
8 22 (5.95%) Bash Shell
9 21 (5.68%) Ruby
10 15 (4.05%) Apple Swift
10 15 (4.05%) Java 8
10 15 (4.05%) T-SQL
11 14 (3.78%) Objective-C
12 13 (3.51%) ES6
13 12 (3.24%) Perl
14 11 (2.97%) Groovy
15 8 (2.16%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.89%) C
17 6 (1.62%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 87 (23.51%) Degree
2 19 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.59%) HND
4 6 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.35%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.08%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.27%) CEH
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.27%) QA
2 10 (2.70%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 52 (14.05%) Docker
2 11 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.35%) Firmware
6 4 (1.08%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 44 (11.89%) Ansible
2 22 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (5.68%) Puppet
4 13 (3.51%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.89%) Nagios
6 4 (1.08%) Bacula
6 4 (1.08%) Bareos
6 4 (1.08%) Consul
6 4 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.08%) Grafana
6 4 (1.08%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.08%) logstash
6 4 (1.08%) Munin
6 4 (1.08%) Terraform
7 3 (0.81%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.81%) Salt
8 1 (0.27%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (7.57%) Google
2 20 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 18 (4.86%) Oracle
4 14 (3.78%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.24%) Mapbox
6 10 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 10 (2.70%) VMware
7 7 (1.89%) Zend
8 4 (1.08%) Cisco
9 3 (0.81%) Capita
9 3 (0.81%) Perforce
10 2 (0.54%) Adobe
10 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.54%) hybris
10 2 (0.54%) PayPal
10 2 (0.54%) SAP
10 2 (0.54%) Twitter
11 1 (0.27%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.27%) RedGate
11 1 (0.27%) WorldPay