Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 741 597 923
Rank change year-on-year -144 +326 -59
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 291 92 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% 0.90% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 208 87 144
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,443 10,263 26,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.84% 21.00% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15,846 8,471 21,493
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mercurial.

Salary trend for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mercurial over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -105 282 £55,000 +12.82% 40
UK excluding London -153 161 £52,500 +10.53% 24
North of England -40 129 £52,500 +10.53% 11
London -115 122 £75,000 -11.76% 15
Yorkshire -35 91 £52,500 - 3
Work from Home -271 46 £67,500 +28.57% 9
North West -83 32 £52,500 +2.44% 6
South West -84 11 £51,250 -21.15% 5
Midlands -119 10 £50,000 +21.21% 4
South East -157 8 £43,750 - 3
North East -34 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands -85 6 £46,250 +15.63%
West Midlands -93 4 £62,500 +31.58% 4
Scotland - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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.

1 211 (72.51%) Git (software)
2 172 (59.11%) Java
3 162 (55.67%) Subversion
4 140 (48.11%) SQL
5 134 (46.05%) Continuous Integration
6 127 (43.64%) OO
7 123 (42.27%) Software Engineering
8 118 (40.55%) Social Skills
9 113 (38.83%) NoSQL
10 90 (30.93%) C#
11 86 (29.55%) Jenkins
12 85 (29.21%) Python
13 81 (27.84%) Android
13 81 (27.84%) Mobile App
14 78 (26.80%) Test Automation
14 78 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
15 77 (26.46%) Mobile Application Development
16 75 (25.77%) Bitbucket
17 73 (25.09%) Android Development
17 73 (25.09%) Mobile Development
17 73 (25.09%) Games
18 72 (24.74%) Degree
19 70 (24.05%) TDD
19 70 (24.05%) RabbitMQ
20 68 (23.37%) nginx
21 67 (23.02%) PostgreSQL
22 65 (22.34%) Data Structures
23 64 (21.99%) Algorithms
24 62 (21.31%) C++
25 59 (20.27%) Ansible

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 68 (23.37%) nginx
2 56 (19.24%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (7.90%) JBoss
4 13 (4.47%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.75%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.41%) CMS
7 6 (2.06%) WordPress
8 5 (1.72%) Confluence
8 5 (1.72%) IIS
8 5 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.03%) Drupal
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.34%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.06%) GIMP
1 6 (2.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.84%) Azure
2 43 (14.78%) AppsFlyer
2 43 (14.78%) Firebase
2 43 (14.78%) Pushwoosh
3 33 (11.34%) Google Play
4 24 (8.25%) AWS
5 14 (4.81%) GitHub
6 9 (3.09%) Apigee
6 9 (3.09%) OpenShift
7 7 (2.41%) npm
8 6 (2.06%) GCP
8 6 (2.06%) PaaS
9 4 (1.37%) Azure Service Bus
9 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.37%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.37%) Yarn
10 2 (0.69%) SaaS
11 1 (0.34%) Azure Pipelines
11 1 (0.34%) Heroku
11 1 (0.34%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.37%) Broadband
1 4 (1.37%) HTTP
1 4 (1.37%) HTTPS
1 4 (1.37%) Internet
2 2 (0.69%) H.323
2 2 (0.69%) RTP
3 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.34%) NAS
3 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.34%) Wireless
3 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (38.83%) NoSQL
2 67 (23.02%) PostgreSQL
3 52 (17.87%) Redis
4 20 (6.87%) SQL Server
5 18 (6.19%) MySQL
5 18 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.81%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.44%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.37%) Power BI
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.69%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.34%) Big Data
10 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 211 (72.51%) Git (software)
2 162 (55.67%) Subversion
3 86 (29.55%) Jenkins
4 75 (25.77%) Bitbucket
5 12 (4.12%) Maven
6 10 (3.44%) IntelliJ
6 10 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.09%) Ant
7 9 (3.09%) NetBeans
7 9 (3.09%) Storybook
7 9 (3.09%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.09%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.09%) Visual Studio Code
8 7 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.41%) webpack
9 6 (2.06%) JIRA
10 5 (1.72%) Cypress.io
10 5 (1.72%) gulp
10 5 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.37%) git-flow
General
1 118 (40.55%) Social Skills
2 73 (25.09%) Games
3 23 (7.90%) Finance
4 17 (5.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 17 (5.84%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.09%) Military
6 8 (2.75%) Law
7 6 (2.06%) Banking
8 4 (1.37%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Publishing
10 2 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Marketing
11 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (48.11%) Developer
2 111 (38.14%) Software Engineer
3 71 (24.40%) Senior Developer
4 56 (19.24%) Python Engineer
5 54 (18.56%) Java Engineer
6 53 (18.21%) Java Software Engineer
7 52 (17.87%) Python Software Engineer
8 43 (14.78%) Java Developer
9 40 (13.75%) iOS Developer
10 37 (12.71%) Senior iOS Developer
11 29 (9.97%) Android Developer
12 27 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
13 26 (8.93%) Java Android Developer
13 26 (8.93%) Senior Android Developer
14 11 (3.78%) .NET Developer
15 10 (3.44%) Junior
16 9 (3.09%) Software Developer
17 8 (2.75%) PHP Developer
17 8 (2.75%) Technical Trainer
17 8 (2.75%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (24.05%) RabbitMQ
2 53 (18.21%) React
3 41 (14.09%) HTML
4 36 (12.37%) CSS
5 31 (10.65%) Node.js
6 27 (9.28%) .NET
6 27 (9.28%) RESTful
7 26 (8.93%) Spring
8 24 (8.25%) XML
9 23 (7.90%) AngularJS
10 20 (6.87%) HTML5
11 16 (5.50%) JSON
12 15 (5.15%) CSS3
12 15 (5.15%) Laravel
12 15 (5.15%) Spring Boot
12 15 (5.15%) Web Services
13 14 (4.81%) REST
14 13 (4.47%) OAuth
14 13 (4.47%) OAuth2
15 12 (4.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (27.84%) Mobile App
2 65 (22.34%) Data Structures
3 64 (21.99%) Algorithms
4 27 (9.28%) User Experience
5 14 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.09%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.06%) Online Games
8 5 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.72%) Digital Currency
9 4 (1.37%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.37%) Over-the-Top Content
9 4 (1.37%) Social Media
10 3 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.03%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.69%) NHS
11 2 (0.69%) PMI
12 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.34%) Legacy Applications
12 1 (0.34%) Robotics
12 1 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 81 (27.84%) Android
2 43 (14.78%) Apple iOS
3 39 (13.40%) Linux
4 15 (5.15%) Unix
5 9 (3.09%) Windows
6 3 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (46.05%) Continuous Integration
2 127 (43.64%) OO
3 123 (42.27%) Software Engineering
4 78 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (26.80%) Test Automation
5 77 (26.46%) Mobile Application Development
6 73 (25.09%) Android Development
6 73 (25.09%) Mobile Development
7 70 (24.05%) TDD
8 52 (17.87%) Decision-Making
9 43 (14.78%) iOS Development
10 40 (13.75%) DevOps
11 39 (13.40%) Scrum
12 28 (9.62%) Microservices
13 24 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (6.53%) Computer Science
15 18 (6.19%) MVC
16 17 (5.84%) Continuous Delivery
17 16 (5.50%) OOP
18 14 (4.81%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 172 (59.11%) Java
2 140 (48.11%) SQL
3 90 (30.93%) C#
4 85 (29.21%) Python
5 62 (21.31%) C++
6 56 (19.24%) JavaScript
7 40 (13.75%) Apple Swift
8 38 (13.06%) Kotlin
9 19 (6.53%) PHP
10 14 (4.81%) TypeScript
11 13 (4.47%) Bash Shell
12 12 (4.12%) C
12 12 (4.12%) Scala
13 8 (2.75%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.06%) Clojure
15 5 (1.72%) ES6
15 5 (1.72%) Ruby
16 4 (1.37%) Lua
16 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (24.74%) Degree
2 16 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.47%) QA
2 7 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) Accessibility
System Software
1 44 (15.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (20.27%) Ansible
2 24 (8.25%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.06%) Puppet
4 4 (1.37%) Grafana
4 4 (1.37%) Prometheus
4 4 (1.37%) Rancher
5 2 (0.69%) Terraform
6 1 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.34%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (11.34%) Google
2 22 (7.56%) Oracle
3 11 (3.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.75%) Apple
5 4 (1.37%) Splunk
6 3 (1.03%) Adobe
7 2 (0.69%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.34%) EMC
8 1 (0.34%) HP
8 1 (0.34%) Perforce
8 1 (0.34%) RedGate
8 1 (0.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.34%) Sybase