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

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 748 730
Rank change year-on-year -46 -18 +84
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 397 453 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 1.36% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 339 422 564
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +18.42%

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 35,236 33,402 36,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.26% 18.84% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28,901 28,623 31,057
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 January 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 18 January 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 -36 378 £52,500 +5.00% 68
UK excluding London -13 281 £50,000 +5.26% 58
North of England -37 115 £55,000 - 26
London -44 107 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Yorkshire +28 69 £55,000 - 10
South East +83 52 £49,000 +50.77% 15
North West -28 44 £52,500 -4.55% 15
East of England +32 42 £45,000 +22.45% 4
South West +3 39 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Midlands -37 23 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East Midlands +18 13 £52,500 +7.14%
West Midlands -43 10 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Wales -2 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Scotland -29 5 £23,500 -35.62% 4
North East -11 2 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 308 (77.58%) Git (software)
2 204 (51.39%) JavaScript
3 186 (46.85%) Java
4 179 (45.09%) OO
5 175 (44.08%) Subversion
6 172 (43.32%) SQL
7 169 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
7 169 (42.57%) Continuous Integration
8 167 (42.07%) CSS
9 161 (40.55%) Degree
10 157 (39.55%) HTML
11 148 (37.28%) Software Engineering
12 133 (33.50%) Test Automation
13 114 (28.72%) NoSQL
14 110 (27.71%) C#
15 107 (26.95%) TDD
16 102 (25.69%) Algorithms
17 100 (25.19%) Linux
18 98 (24.69%) HTML5
18 98 (24.69%) Data Structures
19 93 (23.43%) .NET
20 90 (22.67%) Jenkins
21 87 (21.91%) MVC
22 80 (20.15%) jQuery
23 78 (19.65%) AngularJS
24 77 (19.40%) MySQL
25 72 (18.14%) ASP.NET
26 71 (17.88%) Scrum
27 70 (17.63%) Computer Science
28 68 (17.13%) SQL Server

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 38 (9.57%) CMS
2 30 (7.56%) Apache
3 25 (6.30%) Tomcat
4 21 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (5.04%) JBoss
5 20 (5.04%) nginx
6 15 (3.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (3.53%) OpenStack
8 12 (3.02%) Umbraco
9 9 (2.27%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.76%) Drupal
10 7 (1.76%) EPiServer
11 6 (1.51%) Confluence
11 6 (1.51%) Jetty
12 5 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (1.01%) WordPress
14 3 (0.76%) IIS
14 3 (0.76%) Kentico
15 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.27%) CiviCRM
2 3 (0.76%) Magento
3 2 (0.50%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.50%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.25%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.53%) SaaS
4 17 (4.28%) IaaS
4 17 (4.28%) PaaS
5 12 (3.02%) GitHub
5 12 (3.02%) Serverless
6 10 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.51%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.76%) Heroku
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.25%) Firebase
10 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.25%) npm
10 1 (0.25%) Quay.io
10 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.82%) HTTP
2 18 (4.53%) SSL
3 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.51%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.51%) InfiniBand
5 4 (1.01%) DNS
5 4 (1.01%) IMAP
5 4 (1.01%) LDAP
5 4 (1.01%) SMTP
6 3 (0.76%) LAN
6 3 (0.76%) WAN
7 2 (0.50%) Broadband
7 2 (0.50%) Internet
7 2 (0.50%) Wireless
8 1 (0.25%) AMQP
8 1 (0.25%) RS-232
8 1 (0.25%) SNA
8 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (28.72%) NoSQL
2 77 (19.40%) MySQL
3 68 (17.13%) SQL Server
4 66 (16.62%) Relational Database
5 61 (15.37%) MongoDB
6 22 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (4.53%) Redis
9 16 (4.03%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (3.27%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (2.77%) CouchDB
12 11 (2.77%) Hadoop
13 10 (2.52%) Couchbase
14 9 (2.27%) Oracle Database
15 8 (2.02%) Neo4j
16 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (1.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 308 (77.58%) Git (software)
2 175 (44.08%) Subversion
3 90 (22.67%) Jenkins
4 46 (11.59%) JIRA
5 37 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (6.30%) Selenium
7 23 (5.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (5.79%) Maven
7 23 (5.79%) TeamCity
8 19 (4.79%) WebDriver
9 16 (4.03%) Bitbucket
9 16 (4.03%) SpecFlow
10 15 (3.78%) Ant
11 13 (3.27%) Hudson
11 13 (3.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (3.02%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.77%) MSBuild
13 11 (2.77%) NUnit
13 11 (2.77%) Visual Studio
14 10 (2.52%) webpack
General
1 47 (11.84%) Finance
2 23 (5.79%) Marketing
3 20 (5.04%) Games
3 20 (5.04%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.78%) Electronics
6 13 (3.27%) Advertising
6 13 (3.27%) Banking
7 9 (2.27%) Retail
8 8 (2.02%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.02%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 240 (60.45%) Developer
2 82 (20.65%) Software Engineer
3 67 (16.88%) Java Engineer
4 65 (16.37%) Java Software Engineer
5 51 (12.85%) Java Developer
6 50 (12.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 47 (11.84%) Senior Java Engineer
8 45 (11.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 44 (11.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 40 (10.08%) Software Developer
11 31 (7.81%) C# Developer
11 31 (7.81%) PHP Developer
12 28 (7.05%) Web Developer
13 27 (6.80%) .NET Developer
13 27 (6.80%) Junior
13 27 (6.80%) Junior Developer
14 25 (6.30%) Java Software Developer
15 20 (5.04%) Senior Developer
16 16 (4.03%) Graduate
16 16 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (42.07%) CSS
2 157 (39.55%) HTML
3 98 (24.69%) HTML5
4 93 (23.43%) .NET
5 80 (20.15%) jQuery
6 78 (19.65%) AngularJS
7 72 (18.14%) ASP.NET
8 66 (16.62%) REST
9 65 (16.37%) CSS3
9 65 (16.37%) Spring
10 57 (14.36%) JSON
11 48 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (10.58%) XML
13 37 (9.32%) Web Services
14 36 (9.07%) Node.js
15 33 (8.31%) React
16 29 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (7.30%) Hibernate
16 29 (7.30%) Sass
17 28 (7.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 102 (25.69%) Algorithms
2 98 (24.69%) Data Structures
3 70 (17.63%) Computer Science
4 59 (14.86%) User Experience
5 31 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 17 (4.28%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.02%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.02%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.51%) LIMS
11 6 (1.51%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.76%) Robotics
12 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.50%) Acoustics
13 2 (0.50%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.50%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.19%) Linux
2 50 (12.59%) Unix
3 30 (7.56%) Windows
4 29 (7.30%) Android
5 26 (6.55%) Debian
6 9 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.26%) CentOS
9 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.01%) VMS
10 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Fedora
11 1 (0.25%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (45.09%) OO
2 169 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (42.57%) Continuous Integration
3 148 (37.28%) Software Engineering
4 133 (33.50%) Test Automation
5 107 (26.95%) TDD
6 87 (21.91%) MVC
7 71 (17.88%) Scrum
8 54 (13.60%) DevOps
9 52 (13.10%) Web Development
10 48 (12.09%) OOP
11 41 (10.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (9.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (8.31%) Release Management
14 32 (8.06%) BDD
15 31 (7.81%) Validation
16 29 (7.30%) Mathematics
17 28 (7.05%) Kanban
17 28 (7.05%) Unit Testing
18 26 (6.55%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 204 (51.39%) JavaScript
2 186 (46.85%) Java
3 172 (43.32%) SQL
4 110 (27.71%) C#
5 60 (15.11%) Python
6 59 (14.86%) C++
7 54 (13.60%) PHP
8 25 (6.30%) Perl
8 25 (6.30%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.54%) Groovy
10 20 (5.04%) C
10 20 (5.04%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.53%) Ruby
12 15 (3.78%) TypeScript
13 14 (3.53%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.27%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.76%) ES6
16 5 (1.26%) Kotlin
16 5 (1.26%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.01%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 161 (40.55%) Degree
2 25 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.02%) PhD
4 7 (1.76%) ISEB
4 7 (1.76%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) GCP
2 1 (0.25%) MISRA
2 1 (0.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 32 (8.06%) Docker
2 9 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.51%) Ceph
3 6 (1.51%) GPFS
3 6 (1.51%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 2 (0.50%) Firmware
4 2 (0.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.25%) HDFS
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) Snort
5 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (11.84%) Ansible
2 38 (9.57%) Puppet
3 29 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.76%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.51%) Grafana
5 6 (1.51%) Icinga
5 6 (1.51%) Salt
6 4 (1.01%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (1.01%) Kibana
6 4 (1.01%) logstash
6 4 (1.01%) Nagios
6 4 (1.01%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.76%) Rancher
8 1 (0.25%) Ambari
8 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (8.82%) Oracle
2 27 (6.80%) Zend
3 26 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.04%) Google
5 15 (3.78%) Sitecore
6 14 (3.53%) SAP
7 13 (3.27%) Perforce
8 9 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.27%) VMware
9 8 (2.02%) CA Agile Central
9 8 (2.02%) Sybase
10 7 (1.76%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.51%) Intel
11 6 (1.51%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.51%) Twitter
12 3 (0.76%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.50%) BT
13 2 (0.50%) IBM
13 2 (0.50%) Perfecto Mobile
13 2 (0.50%) Sencha