Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 721 866 853
Rank change year-on-year +145 -13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 498 402 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.37% 1.12% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 362 376 390
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +12.50%

Mercurial is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36466 35975 37128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.72% 18.26% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29799 31170 31188
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 21 August 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 +149 485 £55,000 +15.79% 40
UK excluding London +126 288 £52,500 +23.53% 35
London +89 203 £57,500 +15.00% 7
North of England +19 133 £60,000 +26.32% 16
Yorkshire +57 87 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South West +39 55 £47,500 -5.00% 7
North West -28 46 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Midlands +8 38 £42,500 -3.41% 5
South East +85 32 £43,000 +7.50% 4
East of England +8 25 £40,000 +6.67% 1
East Midlands +40 21 £42,500 -11.46% 1
West Midlands -21 17 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Scotland +11 5 £37,500 +2.74% 2
Wales +14 1 £41,500 +27.69%

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 433 (86.95%) Git (software)
2 308 (61.85%) Java
3 273 (54.82%) Continuous Integration
4 266 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
5 260 (52.21%) Subversion
6 248 (49.80%) OO
7 234 (46.99%) SQL
8 222 (44.58%) JavaScript
9 221 (44.38%) NoSQL
10 179 (35.94%) Software Engineering
11 174 (34.94%) Test Automation
12 158 (31.73%) Algorithms
13 155 (31.12%) Data Structures
14 150 (30.12%) CSS
15 149 (29.92%) HTML
16 143 (28.71%) Degree
17 131 (26.31%) SQL Server
18 130 (26.10%) Scrum
19 129 (25.90%) Finance
20 127 (25.50%) TDD
21 124 (24.90%) Relational Database
22 121 (24.30%) Computer Science
23 116 (23.29%) Oracle
24 112 (22.49%) Web Services
25 111 (22.29%) Jenkins
26 109 (21.89%) RESTful
27 102 (20.48%) Web Development
28 100 (20.08%) Kanban
29 98 (19.68%) Linux
30 96 (19.28%) MVC

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 84 (16.87%) Apache
2 74 (14.86%) Tomcat
3 66 (13.25%) JBoss
4 25 (5.02%) CMS
5 23 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 22 (4.42%) Confluence
6 22 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (4.02%) nginx
8 17 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (2.41%) Umbraco
10 10 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (1.61%) IIS
12 7 (1.41%) Drupal
13 5 (1.00%) EPiServer
13 5 (1.00%) Kentico
14 4 (0.80%) Jetty
15 3 (0.60%) MediaWiki
15 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.60%) WordPress
16 2 (0.40%) ColdFusion
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
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.02%) IaaS
3 20 (4.02%) PaaS
3 20 (4.02%) SaaS
4 8 (1.61%) Google Play
4 8 (1.61%) iTunes
5 6 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.00%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.80%) GitHub
8 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.40%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.40%) Quay.io
10 1 (0.20%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.83%) HTTP
2 22 (4.42%) SSL
3 10 (2.01%) DNS
4 7 (1.41%) IMAP
4 7 (1.41%) LDAP
4 7 (1.41%) SMTP
5 5 (1.00%) AMQP
6 3 (0.60%) Firewall
6 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.60%) Internet
6 3 (0.60%) Network Security
6 3 (0.60%) SSH
6 3 (0.60%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (44.38%) NoSQL
2 131 (26.31%) SQL Server
3 124 (24.90%) Relational Database
4 82 (16.47%) MySQL
5 75 (15.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 58 (11.65%) MongoDB
7 54 (10.84%) Redis
8 49 (9.84%) Neo4j
9 21 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (4.02%) Oracle Database
10 20 (4.02%) RDBMS
11 17 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
12 16 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (2.41%) CouchDB
14 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.61%) Big Data
15 8 (1.61%) Hadoop
16 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 433 (86.95%) Git (software)
2 260 (52.21%) Subversion
3 111 (22.29%) Jenkins
4 93 (18.67%) JIRA
5 61 (12.25%) TeamCity
6 58 (11.65%) Ant
6 58 (11.65%) JUnit
7 56 (11.24%) Hudson
8 51 (10.24%) Maven
9 49 (9.84%) EasyMock
9 49 (9.84%) jMock
10 37 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (5.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 28 (5.62%) Bitbucket
13 26 (5.22%) Selenium
14 19 (3.82%) Visual Studio
15 18 (3.61%) WebDriver
16 17 (3.41%) Cucumber
16 17 (3.41%) Jasmine
16 17 (3.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 129 (25.90%) Finance
2 66 (13.25%) Retail
3 63 (12.65%) Banking
4 51 (10.24%) Marketing
5 49 (9.84%) Investment Banking
5 49 (9.84%) Retail Banking
6 36 (7.23%) Electronics
7 35 (7.03%) Manufacturing
7 35 (7.03%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.61%) Legal
9 7 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.20%) Games
11 3 (0.60%) Advertising
11 3 (0.60%) Automotive
11 3 (0.60%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 326 (65.46%) Developer
2 129 (25.90%) Java Developer
3 114 (22.89%) Software Engineer
4 80 (16.06%) Java Engineer
5 77 (15.46%) Java Software Engineer
6 76 (15.26%) Software Developer
7 70 (14.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 62 (12.45%) Java Software Developer
8 62 (12.45%) Senior Java Engineer
9 60 (12.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 55 (11.04%) Senior Developer
11 48 (9.64%) E-Commerce Developer
11 48 (9.64%) Java E-Commerce Developer
12 37 (7.43%) Web Developer
13 36 (7.23%) PHP Developer
14 33 (6.63%) Senior Java Developer
15 32 (6.43%) .NET Developer
16 31 (6.22%) DevOps Engineer
17 28 (5.62%) SQL Developer
18 22 (4.42%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (30.12%) CSS
2 149 (29.92%) HTML
3 112 (22.49%) Web Services
4 109 (21.89%) RESTful
5 95 (19.08%) Spring
6 91 (18.27%) JSON
7 82 (16.47%) HTML5
7 82 (16.47%) jQuery
8 74 (14.86%) XML
9 72 (14.46%) .NET
10 71 (14.26%) REST
11 69 (13.86%) SOAP
12 67 (13.45%) AngularJS
13 64 (12.85%) Hibernate
14 58 (11.65%) CSS3
15 38 (7.63%) Node.js
16 35 (7.03%) ASP.NET
17 33 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (6.02%) Sass
19 28 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 158 (31.73%) Algorithms
2 155 (31.12%) Data Structures
3 121 (24.30%) Computer Science
4 91 (18.27%) User Experience
5 52 (10.44%) Linux Command Line
6 41 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (3.41%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.61%) Fintech
10 8 (1.61%) CUDA
10 8 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.41%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.00%) Life Science
13 4 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.80%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.80%) Xbox
14 3 (0.60%) Bitcoin
14 3 (0.60%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.68%) Linux
2 86 (17.27%) Windows
3 65 (13.05%) Unix
4 37 (7.43%) Android
5 19 (3.82%) Debian
6 18 (3.61%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.41%) CentOS
9 4 (0.80%) VMS
10 3 (0.60%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (54.82%) Continuous Integration
2 266 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (49.80%) OO
4 179 (35.94%) Software Engineering
5 174 (34.94%) Test Automation
6 130 (26.10%) Scrum
7 127 (25.50%) TDD
8 102 (20.48%) Web Development
9 100 (20.08%) Kanban
10 96 (19.28%) MVC
11 76 (15.26%) E-Commerce
11 76 (15.26%) Unit Testing
12 74 (14.86%) DevOps
13 72 (14.46%) Refactoring
14 64 (12.85%) Front End Development
15 54 (10.84%) OOP
16 51 (10.24%) BDD
17 50 (10.04%) Asset Management
17 50 (10.04%) Concurrent Programming
17 50 (10.04%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 308 (61.85%) Java
2 234 (46.99%) SQL
3 222 (44.58%) JavaScript
4 88 (17.67%) C++
5 85 (17.07%) C#
6 82 (16.47%) Python
7 74 (14.86%) Groovy
8 56 (11.24%) PHP
9 32 (6.43%) T-SQL
10 31 (6.22%) Ruby
11 17 (3.41%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.81%) Perl
13 13 (2.61%) Apple Swift
13 13 (2.61%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.21%) C
15 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.80%) ECMAScript
16 4 (0.80%) ES6
17 3 (0.60%) Java 9
17 3 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 143 (28.71%) Degree
2 33 (6.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.41%) PhD
4 15 (3.01%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.61%) ISEB
6 7 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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
9 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (16.27%) QA
System Software
1 33 (6.63%) Docker
2 8 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (11.04%) Ansible
2 36 (7.23%) Puppet
3 19 (3.82%) Kubernetes
4 14 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.41%) Kibana
5 7 (1.41%) logstash
5 7 (1.41%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.80%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (0.80%) Nagios
6 4 (0.80%) Salt
7 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.20%) Packer
7 1 (0.20%) Rancher
7 1 (0.20%) Terraform
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 116 (23.29%) Oracle
2 54 (10.84%) Perforce
3 49 (9.84%) CA Agile Central
3 49 (9.84%) Sybase
4 33 (6.63%) SAP
5 27 (5.42%) Zend
6 16 (3.21%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.01%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.81%) Google
9 8 (1.61%) VMware
10 5 (1.00%) IBM
10 5 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.80%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.60%) New Relic
12 3 (0.60%) Splunk
12 3 (0.60%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.40%) ATG
13 2 (0.40%) BT
14 1 (0.20%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.20%) TOWER Software