Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 835 729 857
Rank change year-on-year -106 +128 -28
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 332 492 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 1.36% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 278 358 369
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -

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 33,779 36,301 35,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.16% 20.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,350 29,447 30,373
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 25 September 2018.

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 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 -122 316 £45,000 -18.18% 77
UK excluding London +26 270 £45,000 -14.29% 68
North of England +2 99 £42,500 -29.17% 21
South East +47 77 £46,000 +2.22% 25
London -118 50 £50,000 -13.04% 11
Yorkshire -5 42 £42,500 -29.17% 8
North West +1 37 £45,000 -25.00% 10
South West -19 31 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Midlands +10 28 £45,000 +5.88% 6
East of England +29 26 £55,000 +46.67% 5
West Midlands +35 23 £45,000 +2.27% 6
North East - 20 £52,500 - 3
Scotland -4 9 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East Midlands -5 5 £55,000 +29.41%

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 293 (88.25%) Git (software)
2 166 (50.00%) Subversion
3 148 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (42.77%) JavaScript
4 142 (42.77%) SQL
5 140 (42.17%) Continuous Integration
6 119 (35.84%) OO
7 111 (33.43%) Java
8 105 (31.63%) C#
9 104 (31.33%) HTML
10 95 (28.61%) CSS
11 92 (27.71%) Python
12 90 (27.11%) Software Engineering
13 84 (25.30%) TDD
14 83 (25.00%) AngularJS
15 77 (23.19%) DevOps
16 76 (22.89%) NoSQL
16 76 (22.89%) Test Automation
17 72 (21.69%) Algorithms
18 71 (21.39%) Data Structures
19 69 (20.78%) .NET
20 68 (20.48%) Degree
21 65 (19.58%) React
22 62 (18.67%) Jenkins
23 60 (18.07%) SQL Server
24 54 (16.27%) Scrum
25 52 (15.66%) User Experience
26 51 (15.36%) Linux
27 48 (14.46%) Windows
27 48 (14.46%) MySQL

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 25 (7.53%) nginx
2 21 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (5.12%) NServiceBus
4 12 (3.61%) Apache
5 11 (3.31%) CMS
6 10 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (3.01%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.51%) Confluence
7 5 (1.51%) WordPress
8 4 (1.20%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.90%) IIS
9 3 (0.90%) JBoss
10 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.51%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.60%) GIMP
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.01%) GitHub
3 10 (3.01%) Serverless
4 8 (2.41%) npm
5 6 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.51%) IaaS
6 5 (1.51%) PaaS
7 4 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.60%) SaaS
10 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.30%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.22%) RTMP
1 14 (4.22%) RTSP
2 11 (3.31%) SMS
3 9 (2.71%) HTTP
4 4 (1.20%) DNS
4 4 (1.20%) Network Security
5 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.30%) Internet
6 1 (0.30%) SSL
6 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.89%) NoSQL
2 60 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 48 (14.46%) MySQL
4 25 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (5.42%) MongoDB
6 17 (5.12%) Event Store
7 16 (4.82%) RavenDB
7 16 (4.82%) Redis
8 11 (3.31%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.60%) Amazon Aurora
13 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.60%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 293 (88.25%) Git (software)
2 166 (50.00%) Subversion
3 62 (18.67%) Jenkins
4 27 (8.13%) Visual Studio
5 21 (6.33%) JIRA
6 19 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (5.42%) SpecFlow
8 17 (5.12%) Ant
9 16 (4.82%) Maven
10 14 (4.22%) Jasmine
11 13 (3.92%) Gradle
12 11 (3.31%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (3.31%) PHPUnit
12 11 (3.31%) TeamCity
13 10 (3.01%) Bitbucket
14 9 (2.71%) webpack
15 8 (2.41%) Artifactory
15 8 (2.41%) Liquibase
15 8 (2.41%) Selenium
16 7 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (6.63%) Finance
2 12 (3.61%) Marketing
3 11 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.01%) Retail
5 6 (1.81%) Automotive
6 5 (1.51%) Back Office
6 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.20%) Electronics
7 4 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (0.60%) Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 227 (68.37%) Developer
2 55 (16.57%) Software Developer
3 44 (13.25%) Software Engineer
4 38 (11.45%) UI Developer
5 37 (11.14%) Java Developer
6 31 (9.34%) Senior Developer
7 28 (8.43%) C# Developer
8 25 (7.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (7.53%) Python Developer
9 22 (6.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 20 (6.02%) PHP Developer
11 19 (5.72%) Administrator
12 18 (5.42%) React Developer
12 18 (5.42%) Senior Software Engineer
13 17 (5.12%) Angular Developer
14 16 (4.82%) C# Software Developer
14 16 (4.82%) iOS Developer
15 15 (4.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 14 (4.22%) Java Engineer
16 14 (4.22%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.33%) HTML
2 95 (28.61%) CSS
3 83 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 69 (20.78%) .NET
5 65 (19.58%) React
6 47 (14.16%) HTML5
7 38 (11.45%) Node.js
8 36 (10.84%) jQuery
9 35 (10.54%) CSS3
9 35 (10.54%) Sass
10 32 (9.64%) RESTful
11 31 (9.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (8.43%) ASP.NET
13 24 (7.23%) REST
13 24 (7.23%) Vue.js
14 23 (6.93%) LAMP
15 22 (6.63%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (6.33%) JSON
16 21 (6.33%) Web Services
17 20 (6.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (21.69%) Algorithms
2 71 (21.39%) Data Structures
3 52 (15.66%) User Experience
4 38 (11.45%) Computer Science
5 33 (9.94%) Mobile App
6 19 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (5.12%) Replication
7 17 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (4.22%) Video\Live Streaming
10 11 (3.31%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.71%) Driving Licence
12 8 (2.41%) Animation
12 8 (2.41%) Life Science
13 5 (1.51%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (1.51%) Smart Meter
14 4 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.90%) Fintech
16 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.36%) Linux
2 48 (14.46%) Windows
3 21 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.82%) Debian
5 6 (1.81%) Android
5 6 (1.81%) Unix
6 4 (1.20%) FreeRTOS
7 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.90%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (42.17%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (35.84%) OO
4 90 (27.11%) Software Engineering
5 84 (25.30%) TDD
6 77 (23.19%) DevOps
7 76 (22.89%) Test Automation
8 54 (16.27%) Scrum
9 44 (13.25%) BDD
10 40 (12.05%) Decision-Making
11 35 (10.54%) Unit Testing
12 34 (10.24%) MVC
12 34 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (9.94%) SDLC
14 24 (7.23%) Configuration Management
15 23 (6.93%) Front End Development
16 21 (6.33%) Web Development
17 20 (6.02%) Integration Testing
17 20 (6.02%) Responsive Web Design
18 19 (5.72%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (42.77%) JavaScript
1 142 (42.77%) SQL
2 111 (33.43%) Java
3 105 (31.63%) C#
4 92 (27.71%) Python
5 45 (13.55%) PHP
6 40 (12.05%) C++
7 22 (6.63%) Bash Shell
8 18 (5.42%) Apple Swift
9 17 (5.12%) Objective-C
10 16 (4.82%) Ruby
11 13 (3.92%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.71%) Groovy
13 8 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.11%) Perl
15 6 (1.81%) C
15 6 (1.81%) ES6
15 6 (1.81%) Java 8
15 6 (1.81%) Scala
15 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (20.48%) Degree
2 14 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.71%) HND
4 4 (1.20%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.20%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.14%) QA
2 9 (2.71%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 44 (13.25%) Docker
2 16 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.51%) Firmware
5 3 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 47 (14.16%) Ansible
2 25 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (7.53%) Puppet
3 4 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (1.20%) Nagios
3 4 (1.20%) Salt
4 3 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.60%) Terraform
6 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (5.42%) Google
1 18 (5.42%) Xamarin
2 15 (4.52%) VMware
3 13 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle
5 10 (3.01%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.71%) Mapbox
7 7 (2.11%) Zend
8 6 (1.81%) Apple
9 4 (1.20%) Perforce
10 2 (0.60%) hybris
10 2 (0.60%) PayPal
11 1 (0.30%) Adobe
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.30%) HP
11 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.30%) SAP
11 1 (0.30%) Twitter
11 1 (0.30%) Unisys
11 1 (0.30%) WorldPay