Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 838 776 784
Rank change year-on-year -62 +8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 306 449 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 1.25% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 258 360 428
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.14% +8.89%
10th Percentile £34,700 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 31,435 36,041 34,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.81% 20.17% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25,163 29,424 29,909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -49 300 £45,000 -14.29% 63
UK excluding London +14 259 £45,000 -10.00% 55
North of England +33 110 £45,000 -18.18% 19
South East +45 78 £40,000 -15.79% 15
Yorkshire +16 48 £42,500 -22.73% 5
North West +25 43 £45,000 -25.00% 10
London -59 43 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South West +14 36 £45,000 -14.29% 2
North East - 19 £52,500 - 4
Midlands +16 16 £45,000 - 9
West Midlands +26 14 £45,000 +28.57% 7
East of England -8 14 £57,500 +27.78% 8
Wales +7 3 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Scotland -3 3 £55,000 +134.04%
East Midlands +8 2 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 266 (86.93%) Git (software)
2 146 (47.71%) Subversion
3 139 (45.42%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (41.83%) Continuous Integration
5 120 (39.22%) SQL
6 118 (38.56%) JavaScript
7 108 (35.29%) HTML
8 99 (32.35%) DevOps
9 98 (32.03%) CSS
9 98 (32.03%) Python
10 88 (28.76%) Software Engineering
11 84 (27.45%) OO
12 83 (27.12%) Java
13 81 (26.47%) Jenkins
14 79 (25.82%) NoSQL
14 79 (25.82%) TDD
15 77 (25.16%) C#
16 64 (20.92%) MySQL
17 61 (19.93%) AngularJS
18 57 (18.63%) Test Automation
19 56 (18.30%) Ansible
19 56 (18.30%) Linux
20 53 (17.32%) Scrum
21 52 (16.99%) .NET
22 49 (16.01%) User Experience
23 46 (15.03%) Degree
24 45 (14.71%) React
24 45 (14.71%) REST
25 43 (14.05%) Windows
26 42 (13.73%) PHP

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 34 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 34 (11.11%) nginx
2 19 (6.21%) Apache
3 16 (5.23%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.94%) Alfresco
5 6 (1.96%) Confluence
5 6 (1.96%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.98%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.65%) SAS
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) GIMP
2 1 (0.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
1 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.90%) npm
4 11 (3.59%) IaaS
4 11 (3.59%) PaaS
5 10 (3.27%) SaaS
6 7 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.29%) Serverless
7 6 (1.96%) GitHub
8 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.33%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.50%) RTMP
1 26 (8.50%) RTSP
2 8 (2.61%) FTP
2 8 (2.61%) SSH
3 6 (1.96%) HTTP
3 6 (1.96%) Network Security
3 6 (1.96%) SSL
4 5 (1.63%) DNS
5 3 (0.98%) Firewall
6 2 (0.65%) AMQP
7 1 (0.33%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.33%) DHCP
7 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.33%) Internet
7 1 (0.33%) Plixer Scrutinizer
7 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (25.82%) NoSQL
2 64 (20.92%) MySQL
3 41 (13.40%) SQL Server
4 38 (12.42%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (10.13%) MongoDB
6 28 (9.15%) Redis
7 20 (6.54%) Relational Database
8 18 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (5.88%) CouchDB
9 13 (4.25%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.59%) GIS
10 11 (3.59%) Riak
11 10 (3.27%) Big Data
12 7 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.96%) Event Store
13 6 (1.96%) RavenDB
14 5 (1.63%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 266 (86.93%) Git (software)
2 146 (47.71%) Subversion
3 81 (26.47%) Jenkins
4 25 (8.17%) Maven
5 18 (5.88%) JIRA
6 17 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 15 (4.90%) Jasmine
7 15 (4.90%) TeamCity
8 13 (4.25%) Ant
9 12 (3.92%) Gradle
9 12 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (3.59%) JUnit
10 11 (3.59%) webpack
11 10 (3.27%) MSBuild
12 9 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
12 9 (2.94%) Selenium
12 9 (2.94%) SpecFlow
13 8 (2.61%) Bitbucket
14 7 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (7.84%) Retail
2 19 (6.21%) Marketing
3 13 (4.25%) Finance
4 10 (3.27%) Back Office
5 9 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.63%) Electronics
7 4 (1.31%) Automotive
8 3 (0.98%) Banking
8 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.65%) Games
9 2 (0.65%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 208 (67.97%) Developer
2 39 (12.75%) Software Developer
3 37 (12.09%) Software Engineer
4 35 (11.44%) Python Developer
5 30 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 29 (9.48%) Senior Developer
7 27 (8.82%) Administrator
8 26 (8.50%) Linux Administrator
8 26 (8.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 26 (8.50%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (7.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 21 (6.86%) Angular Developer
10 21 (6.86%) PHP Developer
11 19 (6.21%) C# Developer
11 19 (6.21%) iOS Developer
11 19 (6.21%) React Developer
11 19 (6.21%) UI Developer
12 18 (5.88%) .NET Developer
13 16 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (5.23%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (35.29%) HTML
2 98 (32.03%) CSS
3 61 (19.93%) AngularJS
4 52 (16.99%) .NET
5 45 (14.71%) React
5 45 (14.71%) REST
6 40 (13.07%) HTML5
7 39 (12.75%) RESTful
8 36 (11.76%) LAMP
9 35 (11.44%) jQuery
10 32 (10.46%) RabbitMQ
11 26 (8.50%) ASP.NET
11 26 (8.50%) Laravel
11 26 (8.50%) Sass
11 26 (8.50%) Vue.js
12 24 (7.84%) Node.js
13 23 (7.52%) CSS3
13 23 (7.52%) JSON
14 22 (7.19%) Web Services
15 21 (6.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.01%) User Experience
2 37 (12.09%) Algorithms
3 34 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 28 (9.15%) Replication
5 26 (8.50%) Video\Live Streaming
6 19 (6.21%) Animation
7 15 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (3.59%) Mobile App
10 10 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (2.61%) Public Cloud
12 7 (2.29%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.96%) Life Science
13 6 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
13 6 (1.96%) Smart Meter
14 5 (1.63%) Fintech
15 4 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
16 2 (0.65%) Clustering
17 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
17 1 (0.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.30%) Linux
2 43 (14.05%) Windows
3 26 (8.50%) Debian
4 24 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.94%) Unix
6 6 (1.96%) Android
7 3 (0.98%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.65%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (45.42%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (41.83%) Continuous Integration
3 99 (32.35%) DevOps
4 88 (28.76%) Software Engineering
5 84 (27.45%) OO
6 79 (25.82%) TDD
7 57 (18.63%) Test Automation
8 53 (17.32%) Scrum
9 42 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (12.75%) Configuration Management
11 34 (11.11%) Decision-Making
12 33 (10.78%) BDD
13 32 (10.46%) MVC
14 28 (9.15%) Network Monitoring
15 27 (8.82%) Computer Science
15 27 (8.82%) Front End Development
16 25 (8.17%) SDLC
17 23 (7.52%) iOS Development
18 21 (6.86%) Unit Testing
19 18 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (39.22%) SQL
2 118 (38.56%) JavaScript
3 98 (32.03%) Python
4 83 (27.12%) Java
5 77 (25.16%) C#
6 42 (13.73%) PHP
7 37 (12.09%) Bash Shell
8 31 (10.13%) C++
9 20 (6.54%) Apple Swift
10 19 (6.21%) Objective-C
11 11 (3.59%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.94%) Scala
13 7 (2.29%) C
13 7 (2.29%) ES6
13 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.63%) Cypher
14 5 (1.63%) Ruby
14 5 (1.63%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (15.03%) Degree
2 8 (2.61%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.29%) HND
4 6 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.31%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.82%) QA
2 7 (2.29%) IEC 61131
3 5 (1.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (13.40%) Docker
2 27 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.50%) Virtual Machines
3 26 (8.50%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.31%) Firmware
5 2 (0.65%) LXC
6 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (18.30%) Ansible
2 21 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (6.21%) Puppet
4 4 (1.31%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (1.31%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.31%) Nagios
4 4 (1.31%) Salt
4 4 (1.31%) Terraform
5 2 (0.65%) Kibana
5 2 (0.65%) logstash
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (9.15%) VMware
2 17 (5.56%) Apple
3 10 (3.27%) Zend
4 9 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.61%) SAP
6 7 (2.29%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.96%) Google
7 6 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.63%) Oracle
9 4 (1.31%) Perforce
10 2 (0.65%) Demandware
10 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.33%) PayPal
11 1 (0.33%) Unisys