Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 726 835
Rank change year-on-year -116 +109 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 310 491 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 1.37% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 258 365 379
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +14.58% -4.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £69,000 £62,500
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 33,016 35,788 35,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.07% 20.47% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26,705 29,062 30,318
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -127 300 £45,000 -18.18% 77
UK excluding London -3 259 £45,000 -14.29% 65
North of England +25 112 £42,500 -29.17% 32
South East +35 73 £45,500 +1.11% 18
Yorkshire +23 57 £42,500 -29.17% 17
London -119 42 £52,500 -8.70% 13
North West +5 36 £45,000 -25.00% 13
South West -34 32 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Midlands +8 22 £43,000 +1.18% 2
North East - 19 £52,500 - 2
West Midlands +37 18 £41,000 -18.00% 2
East of England +5 16 £57,500 +64.29% 3
Scotland +3 4 £65,000 +36.84%
East Midlands -21 4 £45,000 +5.88%

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 271 (87.42%) Git (software)
2 155 (50.00%) Subversion
3 147 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (42.58%) SQL
6 124 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 102 (32.90%) HTML
8 99 (31.94%) OO
9 94 (30.32%) Python
9 94 (30.32%) C#
10 92 (29.68%) CSS
10 92 (29.68%) TDD
11 90 (29.03%) Software Engineering
12 87 (28.06%) Java
13 84 (27.10%) DevOps
14 76 (24.52%) NoSQL
15 74 (23.87%) AngularJS
15 74 (23.87%) Jenkins
16 59 (19.03%) Ansible
17 58 (18.71%) Test Automation
18 56 (18.06%) .NET
19 54 (17.42%) SQL Server
19 54 (17.42%) Degree
20 51 (16.45%) Scrum
20 51 (16.45%) React
21 49 (15.81%) User Experience
21 49 (15.81%) MySQL
21 49 (15.81%) Linux
22 47 (15.16%) Windows
23 46 (14.84%) Algorithms

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 35 (11.29%) nginx
2 34 (10.97%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (6.45%) Apache
4 12 (3.87%) NServiceBus
5 11 (3.55%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.26%) CMS
7 6 (1.94%) Alfresco
7 6 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.94%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.61%) Confluence
9 4 (1.29%) WordPress
10 3 (0.97%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.97%) IIS
11 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.55%) GitHub
4 10 (3.23%) npm
5 9 (2.90%) IaaS
5 9 (2.90%) PaaS
5 9 (2.90%) Serverless
6 6 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.94%) SaaS
7 3 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.32%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.48%) RTMP
1 17 (5.48%) RTSP
2 10 (3.23%) HTTP
3 7 (2.26%) SMS
4 4 (1.29%) DNS
4 4 (1.29%) Network Security
4 4 (1.29%) SSL
5 2 (0.65%) Internet
6 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) SSH
6 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (24.52%) NoSQL
2 54 (17.42%) SQL Server
3 49 (15.81%) MySQL
4 40 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (9.35%) MongoDB
6 28 (9.03%) Redis
7 19 (6.13%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (5.16%) CouchDB
9 12 (3.87%) Event Store
10 11 (3.55%) GIS
10 11 (3.55%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.55%) RavenDB
10 11 (3.55%) Riak
11 9 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 271 (87.42%) Git (software)
2 155 (50.00%) Subversion
3 74 (23.87%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.77%) Visual Studio
5 19 (6.13%) JIRA
6 16 (5.16%) Jasmine
7 15 (4.84%) Ant
7 15 (4.84%) Maven
8 14 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (4.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (4.19%) SpecFlow
9 13 (4.19%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.55%) Gradle
10 11 (3.55%) PHPUnit
11 10 (3.23%) webpack
12 9 (2.90%) Artifactory
12 9 (2.90%) Bitbucket
13 8 (2.58%) Liquibase
13 8 (2.58%) MSBuild
13 8 (2.58%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (5.48%) Finance
2 11 (3.55%) Marketing
3 8 (2.58%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.58%) Retail
4 7 (2.26%) Back Office
5 6 (1.94%) Automotive
6 5 (1.61%) Games
7 4 (1.29%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 211 (68.06%) Developer
2 43 (13.87%) Software Developer
3 40 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.97%) Python Developer
4 34 (10.97%) Senior Developer
5 30 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 30 (9.68%) UI Developer
6 26 (8.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (8.06%) C# Developer
8 23 (7.42%) PHP Developer
9 22 (7.10%) Administrator
10 20 (6.45%) Angular Developer
10 20 (6.45%) React Developer
11 18 (5.81%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
12 17 (5.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 17 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (5.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 16 (5.16%) iOS Developer
14 15 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (32.90%) HTML
2 92 (29.68%) CSS
3 74 (23.87%) AngularJS
4 56 (18.06%) .NET
5 51 (16.45%) React
6 46 (14.84%) HTML5
7 35 (11.29%) Node.js
8 32 (10.32%) jQuery
8 32 (10.32%) RESTful
9 30 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (9.35%) CSS3
10 29 (9.35%) Sass
11 28 (9.03%) LAMP
11 28 (9.03%) REST
12 27 (8.71%) Vue.js
13 26 (8.39%) ASP.NET
14 21 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (6.45%) JSON
16 18 (5.81%) Spring
16 18 (5.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.81%) User Experience
2 46 (14.84%) Algorithms
3 45 (14.52%) Data Structures
4 33 (10.65%) Computer Science
5 20 (6.45%) Replication
6 19 (6.13%) Mobile App
7 17 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (5.48%) Video\Live Streaming
8 16 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (4.84%) Animation
9 15 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.90%) Driving Licence
11 7 (2.26%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.94%) Renewable Energy
12 6 (1.94%) Smart Meter
13 5 (1.61%) Life Science
14 3 (0.97%) Fintech
14 3 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.81%) Linux
2 47 (15.16%) Windows
3 20 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 19 (6.13%) Debian
5 6 (1.94%) Android
6 5 (1.61%) Unix
7 4 (1.29%) FreeRTOS
8 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.97%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
3 99 (31.94%) OO
4 92 (29.68%) TDD
5 90 (29.03%) Software Engineering
6 84 (27.10%) DevOps
7 58 (18.71%) Test Automation
8 51 (16.45%) Scrum
9 39 (12.58%) BDD
10 37 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (10.97%) MVC
12 33 (10.65%) Decision-Making
13 27 (8.71%) Configuration Management
14 26 (8.39%) Unit Testing
15 24 (7.74%) SDLC
16 19 (6.13%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (5.81%) iOS Development
18 17 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
18 17 (5.48%) Web Design
18 17 (5.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 132 (42.58%) SQL
2 124 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 94 (30.32%) C#
3 94 (30.32%) Python
4 87 (28.06%) Java
5 41 (13.23%) PHP
6 40 (12.90%) C++
7 26 (8.39%) Bash Shell
8 18 (5.81%) Apple Swift
9 17 (5.48%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.87%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.90%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.90%) Ruby
12 6 (1.94%) C
12 6 (1.94%) ES6
12 6 (1.94%) Perl
13 5 (1.61%) Groovy
13 5 (1.61%) Java 8
13 5 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (17.42%) Degree
2 10 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.90%) HND
4 8 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.29%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.97%) QA
2 9 (2.90%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 43 (13.87%) Docker
2 19 (6.13%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.61%) Firmware
5 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 59 (19.03%) Ansible
2 26 (8.39%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (8.39%) Puppet
3 4 (1.29%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (1.29%) Nagios
3 4 (1.29%) Salt
4 3 (0.97%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.65%) Kibana
5 2 (0.65%) logstash
5 2 (0.65%) Terraform
6 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (5.81%) VMware
2 13 (4.19%) Xamarin
3 12 (3.87%) Apple
4 10 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.90%) Google
5 9 (2.90%) Zend
6 7 (2.26%) Oracle
7 6 (1.94%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.29%) Perforce
9 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.65%) hybris
9 2 (0.65%) Mapbox
9 2 (0.65%) PayPal
10 1 (0.32%) Adobe
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.32%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.32%) SAP
10 1 (0.32%) Twitter
10 1 (0.32%) Unisys
10 1 (0.32%) WorldPay