Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 735 867
Rank change year-on-year -60 +132 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 402 485 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.39% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 318 378 397
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -14.29%
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,125 £61,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% +27.27% +3.13%

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 36,060 34,844 36,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.75% 20.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,269 29,002 31,087
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -75 362 £50,000 -13.04% 64
UK excluding London -24 297 £50,000 -4.76% 53
North of England -23 125 £45,000 -25.00% 24
London -78 83 £52,500 -12.50% 12
North West -4 55 £50,000 -16.67% 13
Yorkshire -26 53 £42,500 -29.17% 8
South East +34 50 £50,000 +17.65% 18
East of England +12 41 £55,000 +48.65% 3
Midlands -6 33 £40,000 +2.56% 5
South West -28 28 £52,500 +10.53% 2
West Midlands +14 27 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North East - 17 £51,250 - 3
Scotland -16 15 £52,500 +31.25%
East Midlands 0 6 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Wales +9 5 £42,500 +6.25%

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 351 (87.31%) Git (software)
2 215 (53.48%) JavaScript
3 209 (51.99%) Subversion
4 203 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
5 189 (47.01%) Java
6 179 (44.53%) SQL
7 163 (40.55%) Software Engineering
8 160 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
9 147 (36.57%) OO
10 132 (32.84%) Test Automation
11 124 (30.85%) HTML
12 123 (30.60%) CSS
12 123 (30.60%) NoSQL
13 119 (29.60%) AngularJS
14 117 (29.10%) TDD
14 117 (29.10%) Algorithms
15 114 (28.36%) Data Structures
15 114 (28.36%) Degree
16 109 (27.11%) C#
17 91 (22.64%) Scrum
18 90 (22.39%) Python
19 86 (21.39%) React
20 76 (18.91%) MySQL
21 73 (18.16%) Jenkins
22 71 (17.66%) .NET
23 70 (17.41%) PHP
23 70 (17.41%) SQL Server
24 69 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
24 69 (17.16%) DevOps
25 66 (16.42%) User Experience

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 40 (9.95%) nginx
2 33 (8.21%) Apache
3 19 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (4.48%) CMS
4 18 (4.48%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.73%) WordPress
6 14 (3.48%) NServiceBus
7 12 (2.99%) Apache Solr
7 12 (2.99%) JBoss
8 10 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (2.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (2.49%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.75%) IIS
9 3 (0.75%) Jetty
9 3 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.75%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.50%) Confluence
10 2 (0.50%) Drupal
10 2 (0.50%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (2.24%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.00%) GIMP
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) CiviCRM
1 4 (1.00%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.25%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.25%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 69 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.48%) GitHub
4 12 (2.99%) Serverless
5 11 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (2.24%) SaaS
8 5 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.24%) IaaS
8 5 (1.24%) PaaS
9 4 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.75%) npm
11 2 (0.50%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.50%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.50%) Route 53
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.72%) HTTP
2 17 (4.23%) SMS
3 6 (1.49%) VPN
4 5 (1.24%) Firewall
4 5 (1.24%) SSL
5 2 (0.50%) SSH
6 1 (0.25%) AMQP
6 1 (0.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.25%) IMAP
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) RS-232
6 1 (0.25%) Skype
6 1 (0.25%) SMTP
6 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) WAN
6 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (30.60%) NoSQL
2 76 (18.91%) MySQL
3 70 (17.41%) SQL Server
4 43 (10.70%) MongoDB
5 36 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.73%) Redis
8 13 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.23%) Event Store
9 12 (2.99%) RavenDB
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (1.24%) Couchbase
15 4 (1.00%) CouchDB
15 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 351 (87.31%) Git (software)
2 209 (51.99%) Subversion
3 73 (18.16%) Jenkins
4 27 (6.72%) JIRA
5 26 (6.47%) Visual Studio
6 21 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (4.48%) webpack
8 17 (4.23%) JUnit
9 16 (3.98%) SpecFlow
10 13 (3.23%) Bitbucket
10 13 (3.23%) Mocha
10 13 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 12 (2.99%) Maven
11 12 (2.99%) TestNG
12 10 (2.49%) Gerrit
13 9 (2.24%) Ant
13 9 (2.24%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.99%) Jasmine
15 7 (1.74%) Gradle
15 7 (1.74%) PHPUnit
General
1 44 (10.95%) Finance
2 16 (3.98%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.23%) Games
4 11 (2.74%) Marketing
4 11 (2.74%) Retail
5 8 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.49%) Advertising
7 4 (1.00%) Automotive
7 4 (1.00%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 273 (67.91%) Developer
2 71 (17.66%) Software Engineer
3 69 (17.16%) Java Developer
4 54 (13.43%) Software Developer
5 36 (8.96%) Java Engineer
6 35 (8.71%) Java Software Engineer
7 34 (8.46%) Senior Developer
8 30 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (7.46%) UI Developer
9 26 (6.47%) C# Developer
10 23 (5.72%) AWS Engineer
10 23 (5.72%) Senior Software Engineer
11 19 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (4.48%) PHP Developer
12 18 (4.48%) React Developer
13 17 (4.23%) AWS Software Engineer
13 17 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (4.23%) Python Developer
14 16 (3.98%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (3.98%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (30.85%) HTML
2 123 (30.60%) CSS
3 119 (29.60%) AngularJS
4 86 (21.39%) React
5 71 (17.66%) .NET
6 64 (15.92%) jQuery
7 63 (15.67%) HTML5
8 61 (15.17%) RESTful
9 60 (14.93%) Spring
10 58 (14.43%) Node.js
11 56 (13.93%) REST
12 49 (12.19%) CSS3
13 48 (11.94%) Web Services
14 46 (11.44%) JSON
15 39 (9.70%) Sass
16 38 (9.45%) ASP.NET
17 35 (8.71%) XML
18 34 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (7.96%) Hibernate
20 25 (6.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 117 (29.10%) Algorithms
2 114 (28.36%) Data Structures
3 66 (16.42%) User Experience
4 49 (12.19%) Computer Science
5 48 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (8.96%) Mobile App
7 34 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.74%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.99%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.74%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.49%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (1.24%) Wiki
14 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 3 (0.75%) Life Science
15 3 (0.75%) Replication
16 2 (0.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.17%) Linux
2 35 (8.71%) Windows
3 25 (6.22%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.98%) Unix
5 13 (3.23%) Android
6 10 (2.49%) Debian
7 7 (1.74%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (40.55%) Software Engineering
3 160 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (36.57%) OO
5 132 (32.84%) Test Automation
6 117 (29.10%) TDD
7 91 (22.64%) Scrum
8 69 (17.16%) DevOps
9 64 (15.92%) MVC
10 61 (15.17%) Problem-Solving
11 54 (13.43%) Decision-Making
12 51 (12.69%) Unit Testing
13 43 (10.70%) BDD
14 38 (9.45%) SDLC
15 35 (8.71%) Microservices
16 34 (8.46%) Front End Development
16 34 (8.46%) Kanban
17 31 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (7.71%) OOP
18 29 (7.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 215 (53.48%) JavaScript
2 189 (47.01%) Java
3 179 (44.53%) SQL
4 109 (27.11%) C#
5 90 (22.39%) Python
6 70 (17.41%) PHP
7 32 (7.96%) C++
8 27 (6.72%) Ruby
9 23 (5.72%) Java 8
10 20 (4.98%) ES6
11 17 (4.23%) Groovy
11 17 (4.23%) Perl
11 17 (4.23%) T-SQL
12 16 (3.98%) TypeScript
13 13 (3.23%) Apple Swift
13 13 (3.23%) Objective-C
14 10 (2.49%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.99%) C
15 8 (1.99%) ES7
15 8 (1.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 114 (28.36%) Degree
2 24 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.98%) HND
4 8 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.24%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.50%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.50%) MCSE
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.25%) CEH
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.20%) QA
2 7 (1.74%) IEC 61131
3 1 (0.25%) MISRA
3 1 (0.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 65 (16.17%) Docker
2 11 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.24%) KVM
4 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.75%) Firmware
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.25%) Snort
7 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (10.95%) Ansible
2 19 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (4.73%) Puppet
3 18 (4.48%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.74%) HAProxy
4 7 (1.74%) logstash
5 6 (1.49%) Nagios
6 5 (1.24%) Bacula
6 5 (1.24%) Bareos
6 5 (1.24%) Consul
6 5 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (1.24%) Grafana
6 5 (1.24%) Munin
7 2 (0.50%) Rancher
7 2 (0.50%) Salt
7 2 (0.50%) Terraform
8 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.25%) Kibana
8 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (9.20%) Oracle
2 33 (8.21%) Google
3 16 (3.98%) Xamarin
4 15 (3.73%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.99%) Mapbox
6 10 (2.49%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.99%) Zend
8 7 (1.74%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.24%) Cisco
10 4 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.00%) VMware
11 3 (0.75%) Adobe
11 3 (0.75%) Capita
11 3 (0.75%) SAP
12 2 (0.50%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.50%) hybris
12 2 (0.50%) RedGate
12 2 (0.50%) Twitter
13 1 (0.25%) IBM
13 1 (0.25%) Splunk