Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 730 845 793
Rank change year-on-year +115 -52 +51
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 489 414 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 1.18% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 365 381 465
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +16.96%
10th Percentile £34,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%

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 35860 35125 38059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.58% 18.52% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29093 30329 32095
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Top 14 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 22 October 2017. 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 +109 475 £55,000 +10.00% 37
UK excluding London +64 283 £52,500 +16.67% 35
London +57 196 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North of England +16 110 £60,000 +9.09% 23
Yorkshire +23 68 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South West +38 62 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South East +85 48 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North West -8 42 £60,000 +50.00% 10
East of England +17 31 £35,000 -26.32% 3
Midlands 0 29 £45,000 +2.27% 3
East Midlands +53 17 £42,500 -11.46% 2
West Midlands -31 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Scotland -16 3 £47,500 +30.14% 1
Wales +9 1 £35,000 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Mercurial also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 402 (82.21%) Git (software)
2 266 (54.40%) Java
3 256 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
4 252 (51.53%) JavaScript
4 252 (51.53%) Continuous Integration
5 235 (48.06%) Subversion
6 230 (47.03%) SQL
7 227 (46.42%) OO
8 193 (39.47%) NoSQL
9 168 (34.36%) HTML
9 168 (34.36%) CSS
10 163 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 152 (31.08%) Test Automation
12 149 (30.47%) Degree
13 142 (29.04%) Data Structures
14 140 (28.63%) Algorithms
15 137 (28.02%) TDD
16 131 (26.79%) SQL Server
17 128 (26.18%) Finance
18 126 (25.77%) Relational Database
19 123 (25.15%) Scrum
20 117 (23.93%) Computer Science
21 109 (22.29%) Spring
21 109 (22.29%) Jenkins
22 107 (21.88%) Web Services
23 104 (21.27%) Oracle
23 104 (21.27%) Web Development
24 102 (20.86%) JIRA
25 101 (20.65%) MVC
26 98 (20.04%) JSON

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 80 (16.36%) Apache
2 71 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 66 (13.50%) JBoss
4 31 (6.34%) CMS
5 25 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (5.11%) OpenStack
6 22 (4.50%) Confluence
7 19 (3.89%) Umbraco
8 16 (3.27%) nginx
9 15 (3.07%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.64%) IIS
12 5 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.82%) Drupal
13 4 (0.82%) EPiServer
14 3 (0.61%) Jetty
14 3 (0.61%) Kentico
14 3 (0.61%) MediaWiki
14 3 (0.61%) WordPress
15 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.61%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) MetaTrader
1 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
1 48 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.11%) IaaS
2 25 (5.11%) PaaS
2 25 (5.11%) SaaS
3 15 (3.07%) Serverless
4 12 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.04%) GitHub
6 6 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.23%) Google Compute Engine
6 6 (1.23%) Google Play
6 6 (1.23%) iTunes
6 6 (1.23%) npm
7 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.20%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.18%) HTTP
2 26 (5.32%) SSL
3 6 (1.23%) DNS
3 6 (1.23%) Ethernet
3 6 (1.23%) InfiniBand
3 6 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.02%) IMAP
4 5 (1.02%) LDAP
4 5 (1.02%) SMTP
5 3 (0.61%) Broadband
6 2 (0.41%) Internet
6 2 (0.41%) LAN
6 2 (0.41%) WAN
7 1 (0.20%) AMQP
7 1 (0.20%) Firewall
7 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) SSH
7 1 (0.20%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (39.47%) NoSQL
2 131 (26.79%) SQL Server
3 126 (25.77%) Relational Database
4 82 (16.77%) MySQL
5 72 (14.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 71 (14.52%) MongoDB
7 55 (11.25%) Redis
8 49 (10.02%) Neo4j
9 29 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
11 23 (4.70%) RDBMS
12 15 (3.07%) Oracle Database
13 14 (2.86%) CouchDB
14 13 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (2.04%) Hadoop
15 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.84%) Big Data
16 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 402 (82.21%) Git (software)
2 235 (48.06%) Subversion
3 109 (22.29%) Jenkins
4 102 (20.86%) JIRA
5 59 (12.07%) TeamCity
6 58 (11.86%) Maven
7 57 (11.66%) Hudson
8 54 (11.04%) JUnit
9 52 (10.63%) Ant
9 52 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 49 (10.02%) EasyMock
10 49 (10.02%) jMock
11 32 (6.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 31 (6.34%) Selenium
13 26 (5.32%) WebDriver
14 25 (5.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 23 (4.70%) SpecFlow
16 21 (4.29%) Bitbucket
17 17 (3.48%) Cucumber
18 15 (3.07%) MSBuild
General
1 128 (26.18%) Finance
2 66 (13.50%) Banking
3 56 (11.45%) Marketing
4 49 (10.02%) Investment Banking
4 49 (10.02%) Retail Banking
5 40 (8.18%) Telecoms
6 37 (7.57%) Electronics
7 36 (7.36%) Manufacturing
8 26 (5.32%) Retail
9 6 (1.23%) Legal
10 4 (0.82%) Advertising
10 4 (0.82%) Games
10 4 (0.82%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 327 (66.87%) Developer
2 115 (23.52%) Java Developer
3 100 (20.45%) Software Engineer
4 86 (17.59%) Software Developer
5 75 (15.34%) Java Engineer
6 71 (14.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 67 (13.70%) Java Software Developer
8 59 (12.07%) Senior Software Engineer
9 52 (10.63%) Senior Java Engineer
10 49 (10.02%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 48 (9.82%) E-Commerce Developer
11 48 (9.82%) Java E-Commerce Developer
12 44 (9.00%) PHP Developer
13 42 (8.59%) Web Developer
14 40 (8.18%) Senior Developer
15 32 (6.54%) SQL Developer
16 31 (6.34%) JavaScript Developer
17 30 (6.13%) .NET Developer
18 25 (5.11%) C# Developer
19 24 (4.91%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (34.36%) CSS
1 168 (34.36%) HTML
2 109 (22.29%) Spring
3 107 (21.88%) Web Services
4 98 (20.04%) JSON
5 97 (19.84%) jQuery
6 92 (18.81%) RESTful
7 89 (18.20%) .NET
8 86 (17.59%) XML
9 85 (17.38%) HTML5
10 80 (16.36%) REST
11 78 (15.95%) AngularJS
12 71 (14.52%) Hibernate
13 70 (14.31%) SOAP
14 54 (11.04%) ASP.NET
14 54 (11.04%) CSS3
15 43 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (6.95%) Node.js
17 29 (5.93%) React
17 29 (5.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 142 (29.04%) Data Structures
2 140 (28.63%) Algorithms
3 117 (23.93%) Computer Science
4 88 (18.00%) User Experience
5 50 (10.22%) Linux Command Line
6 38 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (4.09%) Management Information System
8 19 (3.89%) Hedge funds
9 17 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (2.45%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.84%) Fintech
12 7 (1.43%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.23%) CUDA
13 6 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.23%) LIMS
14 5 (1.02%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.61%) BBC
15 3 (0.61%) Grid Computing
15 3 (0.61%) Life Science
16 2 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 95 (19.43%) Linux
2 83 (16.97%) Windows
3 79 (16.16%) Unix
4 45 (9.20%) Android
5 24 (4.91%) Debian
6 19 (3.89%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.02%) CentOS
9 4 (0.82%) VMS
10 3 (0.61%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.61%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (51.53%) Continuous Integration
3 227 (46.42%) OO
4 163 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 152 (31.08%) Test Automation
6 137 (28.02%) TDD
7 123 (25.15%) Scrum
8 104 (21.27%) Web Development
9 101 (20.65%) MVC
10 93 (19.02%) Kanban
11 74 (15.13%) Unit Testing
12 71 (14.52%) E-Commerce
12 71 (14.52%) Refactoring
13 66 (13.50%) DevOps
14 63 (12.88%) Front End Development
15 58 (11.86%) BDD
16 55 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
17 50 (10.22%) Asset Management
17 50 (10.22%) Issue Tracking
18 49 (10.02%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 266 (54.40%) Java
2 252 (51.53%) JavaScript
3 230 (47.03%) SQL
4 96 (19.63%) C#
5 80 (16.36%) C++
6 76 (15.54%) Python
7 69 (14.11%) Groovy
8 62 (12.68%) PHP
9 36 (7.36%) T-SQL
10 26 (5.32%) Perl
10 26 (5.32%) Ruby
11 16 (3.27%) C
12 15 (3.07%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.25%) Apple Swift
13 11 (2.25%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.82%) ECMAScript
15 4 (0.82%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.82%) PHP 7
15 4 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 149 (30.47%) Degree
2 28 (5.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (4.91%) PhD
4 14 (2.86%) ISEB
4 14 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.61%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (16.97%) QA
System Software
1 30 (6.13%) Docker
2 6 (1.23%) Ceph
2 6 (1.23%) GPFS
2 6 (1.23%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 6 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 51 (10.43%) Ansible
2 38 (7.77%) Puppet
3 21 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.23%) Grafana
5 6 (1.23%) Icinga
6 5 (1.02%) Kibana
6 5 (1.02%) logstash
6 5 (1.02%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.61%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.61%) Nagios
7 3 (0.61%) Salt
8 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.20%) Packer
8 1 (0.20%) Rancher
8 1 (0.20%) Terraform
8 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (21.27%) Oracle
2 53 (10.84%) Perforce
3 49 (10.02%) CA Agile Central
3 49 (10.02%) Sybase
4 36 (7.36%) SAP
5 33 (6.75%) Zend
6 30 (6.13%) Microsoft
7 15 (3.07%) Sitecore
8 14 (2.86%) Google
9 6 (1.23%) Intel
9 6 (1.23%) SaltStack
9 6 (1.23%) VMware
10 5 (1.02%) IBM
10 5 (1.02%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.61%) BT
12 2 (0.41%) ATG
12 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.20%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.20%) New Relic
13 1 (0.20%) Splunk