Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 904 850 748
Rank change year-on-year -54 -102 +119
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 174 328 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.98% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 142 274 353
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £69,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.44% -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 26,539 33,602 36,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.08% 20.18% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20,963 27,191 29,495
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,524 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +3.45% +2.35%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -64 158 £45,000 - 35
UK excluding London -46 153 £40,750 -9.44% 30
North of England -30 55 £45,000 +5.88% 15
South East -22 32 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West +19 30 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East of England +71 24 £37,500 -31.82% 5
Yorkshire -22 19 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West -11 17 £50,000 +17.65% 3
London +66 15 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Midlands +10 15 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +21 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland +14 9 £37,500 -42.31% 1
North East +7 6 £41,250 -21.43%
East Midlands +18 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 158 (90.80%) Git (software)
2 88 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (48.28%) SQL
4 80 (45.98%) JavaScript
5 69 (39.66%) HTML
6 66 (37.93%) CSS
7 61 (35.06%) TDD
8 58 (33.33%) Python
9 53 (30.46%) OO
10 50 (28.74%) Linux
10 50 (28.74%) C#
10 50 (28.74%) AngularJS
11 49 (28.16%) Jenkins
11 49 (28.16%) DevOps
12 46 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (25.29%) HTML5
14 43 (24.71%) Test Automation
14 43 (24.71%) Java
15 42 (24.14%) Azure
16 41 (23.56%) TypeScript
17 39 (22.41%) BDD
17 39 (22.41%) Subversion
18 36 (20.69%) AWS
18 36 (20.69%) .NET
18 36 (20.69%) MySQL
19 35 (20.11%) User Experience
20 34 (19.54%) Software Engineering
21 33 (18.97%) PHP
22 31 (17.82%) Scrum
22 31 (17.82%) Ansible

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 29 (16.67%) nginx
2 24 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (9.20%) Apache
4 15 (8.62%) Confluence
5 8 (4.60%) CMS
5 8 (4.60%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.02%) Apache Spark
6 7 (4.02%) Drupal
7 6 (3.45%) WordPress
8 5 (2.87%) JBoss
8 5 (2.87%) Jetty
8 5 (2.87%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.72%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.72%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.15%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.57%) SAS
11 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) GIMP
1 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) CiviCRM
2 3 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.14%) Azure
2 36 (20.69%) AWS
3 21 (12.07%) SaaS
4 9 (5.17%) IaaS
4 9 (5.17%) npm
4 9 (5.17%) PaaS
5 7 (4.02%) GitHub
6 4 (2.30%) Serverless
6 4 (2.30%) Trello
7 2 (1.15%) NuGet
7 2 (1.15%) Yarn
8 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.57%) GCP
8 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.22%) HTTP
2 15 (8.62%) SSL
3 11 (6.32%) DHCP
3 11 (6.32%) DNS
3 11 (6.32%) RTMP
3 11 (6.32%) RTSP
3 11 (6.32%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.32%) VRRP
4 9 (5.17%) SSH
5 7 (4.02%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.87%) Internet
7 2 (1.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.69%) MySQL
2 30 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 28 (16.09%) NoSQL
4 24 (13.79%) Redis
5 20 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (9.20%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.32%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (5.75%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.02%) Apache Hive
9 7 (4.02%) Big Data
9 7 (4.02%) Hadoop
9 7 (4.02%) Riak
10 6 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.45%) CouchDB
10 6 (3.45%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.87%) GIS
12 4 (2.30%) MariaDB
13 2 (1.15%) Couchbase
13 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 158 (90.80%) Git (software)
2 49 (28.16%) Jenkins
3 39 (22.41%) Subversion
4 26 (14.94%) JIRA
5 12 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.17%) Grunt
6 9 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 7 (4.02%) Bitbucket
7 7 (4.02%) webpack
7 7 (4.02%) Zephyr
8 6 (3.45%) Artifactory
8 6 (3.45%) gulp
9 5 (2.87%) FishEye
9 5 (2.87%) GNU Toolchain
9 5 (2.87%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.87%) Selenium
10 4 (2.30%) Protractor
10 4 (2.30%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 10 (5.75%) Electronics
1 10 (5.75%) Retail
2 8 (4.60%) Finance
2 8 (4.60%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.45%) Automotive
3 6 (3.45%) Marketing
4 5 (2.87%) Games
4 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.72%) Law
6 2 (1.15%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (67.24%) Developer
2 21 (12.07%) .NET Developer
3 18 (10.34%) Python Developer
3 18 (10.34%) React Developer
4 17 (9.77%) Senior Developer
5 16 (9.20%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (8.05%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.47%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Administrator
8 11 (6.32%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.32%) PHP Developer
8 11 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.17%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.02%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (39.66%) HTML
2 66 (37.93%) CSS
3 50 (28.74%) AngularJS
4 44 (25.29%) HTML5
5 36 (20.69%) .NET
6 29 (16.67%) REST
7 24 (13.79%) React
8 23 (13.22%) ASP.NET
9 22 (12.64%) CSS3
10 21 (12.07%) jQuery
11 20 (11.49%) Redux
12 18 (10.34%) JSON
12 18 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (9.77%) Node.js
14 16 (9.20%) .NET Core
15 15 (8.62%) LAMP
15 15 (8.62%) RESTful
16 14 (8.05%) Sass
17 13 (7.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.11%) User Experience
2 15 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (8.05%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.32%) Data Structures
4 11 (6.32%) PKI
4 11 (6.32%) Replication
4 11 (6.32%) Video\Live Streaming
5 9 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.87%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.87%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.87%) Life Science
8 5 (2.87%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.87%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.30%) Animation
9 4 (2.30%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.74%) Linux
2 17 (9.77%) Unix
3 14 (8.05%) Android
4 12 (6.90%) Windows
5 11 (6.32%) CentOS
5 11 (6.32%) Debian
5 11 (6.32%) Solaris
6 10 (5.75%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (35.06%) TDD
3 53 (30.46%) OO
4 49 (28.16%) DevOps
5 46 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (24.71%) Test Automation
7 39 (22.41%) BDD
8 34 (19.54%) Software Engineering
9 31 (17.82%) Scrum
10 30 (17.24%) MVC
11 29 (16.67%) Open Source
11 29 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
12 26 (14.94%) Configuration Management
13 21 (12.07%) Microservices
13 21 (12.07%) SOLID
14 19 (10.92%) Front End Development
15 17 (9.77%) Web Development
16 16 (9.20%) OOP
17 15 (8.62%) Mentoring
17 15 (8.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.28%) SQL
2 80 (45.98%) JavaScript
3 58 (33.33%) Python
4 50 (28.74%) C#
5 43 (24.71%) Java
6 41 (23.56%) TypeScript
7 33 (18.97%) PHP
8 29 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.62%) ES6
10 13 (7.47%) PHP 5
10 13 (7.47%) PHP 7
11 11 (6.32%) C++
11 11 (6.32%) Perl
12 8 (4.60%) Shell Script
13 7 (4.02%) Kotlin
14 6 (3.45%) XAML
15 5 (2.87%) C
15 5 (2.87%) Scala
16 4 (2.30%) Apple Swift
16 4 (2.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (10.34%) Degree
2 10 (5.75%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.72%) ISEB
5 2 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) PhD
6 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) QA
2 11 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.49%) Docker
3 11 (6.32%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.87%) Firmware
5 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) KVM
6 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (17.82%) Ansible
2 23 (13.22%) Kubernetes
3 12 (6.90%) Prometheus
4 11 (6.32%) HAProxy
4 11 (6.32%) Kibana
4 11 (6.32%) logstash
4 11 (6.32%) Nagios
4 11 (6.32%) Rsyslog
4 11 (6.32%) Terraform
4 11 (6.32%) yum
5 3 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.57%) Graylog
6 1 (0.57%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.57%) Mesos
6 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.57%) Puppet
6 1 (0.57%) Rancher
6 1 (0.57%) Salt
6 1 (0.57%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 23 (13.22%) VMware
2 13 (7.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.32%) Sybase
4 10 (5.75%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.02%) SAP
6 5 (2.87%) Oracle
7 4 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.30%) Zend
8 3 (1.72%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.57%) CA
9 1 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.57%) Google
9 1 (0.57%) Perforce
9 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.57%) Veracode