Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 717 841 814
Rank change year-on-year +124 -27 +55
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 497 408 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 1.15% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 362 373 433
UK median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £75,000
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 36666 35565 37858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.67% 18.45% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29732 30830 32027
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 £29,560
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 26 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Top 13 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 26 September 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 +106 485 £55,000 +14.58% 27
UK excluding London +75 280 £52,500 +16.67% 25
London +53 208 £57,500 +15.00% 4
North of England +2 118 £60,000 +20.00% 17
Yorkshire +27 74 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South West +29 58 £47,500 -5.00% 2
North West -12 44 £60,000 +50.00% 5
South East +73 38 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Midlands +3 37 £42,500 -3.41% 1
East of England +17 27 £37,500 -16.67% 1
East Midlands +60 21 £42,500 -11.46%
West Midlands -21 16 £44,000 +3.53% 1
Scotland -8 3 £47,500 +30.14% 2

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 420 (84.51%) Git (software)
2 289 (58.15%) Java
3 264 (53.12%) Continuous Integration
4 258 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
5 251 (50.50%) Subversion
6 236 (47.48%) SQL
7 234 (47.08%) JavaScript
8 231 (46.48%) OO
9 205 (41.25%) NoSQL
10 172 (34.61%) Software Engineering
11 163 (32.80%) Test Automation
12 156 (31.39%) CSS
13 155 (31.19%) HTML
14 151 (30.38%) Algorithms
15 149 (29.98%) Data Structures
16 145 (29.18%) Degree
17 140 (28.17%) SQL Server
18 133 (26.76%) Finance
19 130 (26.16%) TDD
20 128 (25.75%) Relational Database
21 125 (25.15%) Scrum
22 116 (23.34%) Computer Science
23 115 (23.14%) Oracle
24 112 (22.54%) Web Services
25 109 (21.93%) Jenkins
26 108 (21.73%) Web Development
27 106 (21.33%) Spring
28 105 (21.13%) MVC
29 99 (19.92%) JSON
29 99 (19.92%) JIRA

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 79 (15.90%) Apache
2 73 (14.69%) Tomcat
3 68 (13.68%) JBoss
4 27 (5.43%) CMS
5 26 (5.23%) OpenStack
6 24 (4.83%) Confluence
7 20 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (3.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (3.22%) Umbraco
10 15 (3.02%) nginx
11 12 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (2.01%) IIS
13 4 (0.80%) Drupal
13 4 (0.80%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.60%) Jetty
14 3 (0.60%) Kentico
14 3 (0.60%) MediaWiki
14 3 (0.60%) WordPress
15 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.60%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) MetaTrader
1 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.63%) IaaS
3 23 (4.63%) PaaS
3 23 (4.63%) SaaS
4 11 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.61%) GitHub
6 7 (1.41%) Google Play
6 7 (1.41%) iTunes
7 6 (1.21%) npm
8 5 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.80%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.40%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.20%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.24%) HTTP
2 24 (4.83%) SSL
3 6 (1.21%) DNS
4 4 (0.80%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.80%) IMAP
4 4 (0.80%) InfiniBand
4 4 (0.80%) LDAP
4 4 (0.80%) SMTP
4 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.60%) Broadband
5 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.60%) SSH
6 2 (0.40%) Firewall
6 2 (0.40%) Network Security
6 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) AMQP
7 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (41.25%) NoSQL
2 140 (28.17%) SQL Server
3 128 (25.75%) Relational Database
4 82 (16.50%) MySQL
5 77 (15.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 69 (13.88%) MongoDB
7 53 (10.66%) Redis
8 49 (9.86%) Neo4j
9 27 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (4.63%) RDBMS
10 23 (4.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 18 (3.62%) Oracle Database
12 13 (2.62%) CouchDB
13 11 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.81%) Big Data
14 9 (1.81%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 420 (84.51%) Git (software)
2 251 (50.50%) Subversion
3 109 (21.93%) Jenkins
4 99 (19.92%) JIRA
5 59 (11.87%) TeamCity
6 57 (11.47%) Hudson
7 55 (11.07%) JUnit
8 54 (10.87%) Maven
9 53 (10.66%) Ant
10 49 (9.86%) EasyMock
10 49 (9.86%) jMock
11 46 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (6.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 28 (5.63%) Selenium
14 25 (5.03%) Bitbucket
15 23 (4.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 22 (4.43%) WebDriver
17 20 (4.02%) SpecFlow
18 18 (3.62%) Visual Studio
19 16 (3.22%) Gerrit
General
1 133 (26.76%) Finance
2 66 (13.28%) Banking
3 65 (13.08%) Retail
4 56 (11.27%) Marketing
5 49 (9.86%) Investment Banking
5 49 (9.86%) Retail Banking
6 39 (7.85%) Telecoms
7 38 (7.65%) Electronics
8 37 (7.44%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.41%) Legal
10 5 (1.01%) Games
11 4 (0.80%) Law
11 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.60%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
13 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 330 (66.40%) Developer
2 122 (24.55%) Java Developer
3 107 (21.53%) Software Engineer
4 85 (17.10%) Software Developer
5 79 (15.90%) Java Engineer
6 75 (15.09%) Java Software Engineer
7 65 (13.08%) Java Software Developer
8 64 (12.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 58 (11.67%) Senior Java Engineer
10 55 (11.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 48 (9.66%) E-Commerce Developer
11 48 (9.66%) Java E-Commerce Developer
12 47 (9.46%) Senior Developer
13 40 (8.05%) Web Developer
14 37 (7.44%) PHP Developer
15 36 (7.24%) .NET Developer
16 34 (6.84%) SQL Developer
17 26 (5.23%) C# Developer
17 26 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
17 26 (5.23%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (31.39%) CSS
2 155 (31.19%) HTML
3 112 (22.54%) Web Services
4 106 (21.33%) Spring
5 99 (19.92%) JSON
6 96 (19.32%) RESTful
7 89 (17.91%) jQuery
8 88 (17.71%) XML
9 85 (17.10%) .NET
10 84 (16.90%) HTML5
11 80 (16.10%) REST
12 71 (14.29%) Hibernate
13 70 (14.08%) AngularJS
14 68 (13.68%) SOAP
15 56 (11.27%) CSS3
16 45 (9.05%) ASP.NET
17 39 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (7.24%) Node.js
19 30 (6.04%) Sass
20 26 (5.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 151 (30.38%) Algorithms
2 149 (29.98%) Data Structures
3 116 (23.34%) Computer Science
4 90 (18.11%) User Experience
5 52 (10.46%) Linux Command Line
6 39 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (3.82%) Hedge funds
8 15 (3.02%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.01%) Fintech
9 10 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.41%) CUDA
11 7 (1.41%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.01%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.80%) LIMS
14 3 (0.60%) BBC
14 3 (0.60%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 92 (18.51%) Linux
2 87 (17.51%) Windows
3 74 (14.89%) Unix
4 42 (8.45%) Android
5 22 (4.43%) Debian
6 20 (4.02%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.80%) CentOS
8 4 (0.80%) VMS
9 3 (0.60%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
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
1 264 (53.12%) Continuous Integration
2 258 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (46.48%) OO
4 172 (34.61%) Software Engineering
5 163 (32.80%) Test Automation
6 130 (26.16%) TDD
7 125 (25.15%) Scrum
8 108 (21.73%) Web Development
9 105 (21.13%) MVC
10 97 (19.52%) Kanban
11 76 (15.29%) Unit Testing
12 73 (14.69%) DevOps
12 73 (14.69%) Refactoring
13 72 (14.49%) E-Commerce
14 62 (12.47%) Front End Development
15 54 (10.87%) BDD
16 51 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
16 51 (10.26%) OOP
17 50 (10.06%) Asset Management
17 50 (10.06%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 289 (58.15%) Java
2 236 (47.48%) SQL
3 234 (47.08%) JavaScript
4 93 (18.71%) C#
5 85 (17.10%) C++
6 82 (16.50%) Python
7 69 (13.88%) Groovy
8 55 (11.07%) PHP
9 39 (7.85%) T-SQL
10 27 (5.43%) Ruby
11 21 (4.23%) Perl
12 13 (2.62%) C
12 13 (2.62%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.41%) Apple Swift
13 12 (2.41%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.60%) ES6
15 3 (0.60%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.60%) PHP 7
15 3 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 145 (29.18%) Degree
2 29 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.43%) PhD
4 15 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.62%) ISEB
6 6 (1.21%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.60%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (17.10%) QA
System Software
1 32 (6.44%) Docker
2 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.80%) Ceph
3 4 (0.80%) GPFS
3 4 (0.80%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.20%) Firmware
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (11.27%) Ansible
2 39 (7.85%) Puppet
3 18 (3.62%) Kubernetes
4 17 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.80%) Grafana
5 4 (0.80%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.80%) Icinga
5 4 (0.80%) Kibana
5 4 (0.80%) logstash
5 4 (0.80%) Nagios
5 4 (0.80%) Salt
5 4 (0.80%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.20%) Packer
6 1 (0.20%) Rancher
6 1 (0.20%) Terraform
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 115 (23.14%) Oracle
2 54 (10.87%) Perforce
3 49 (9.86%) CA Agile Central
3 49 (9.86%) Sybase
4 37 (7.44%) SAP
5 31 (6.24%) Zend
6 27 (5.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (2.62%) Google
8 12 (2.41%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.01%) IBM
9 5 (1.01%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.01%) VMware
9 5 (1.01%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.80%) Intel
10 4 (0.80%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.60%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.60%) BT
12 2 (0.40%) ATG
12 2 (0.40%) New Relic
12 2 (0.40%) Splunk