Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 778 727 894
Rank change year-on-year -51 +167 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 407 523 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 1.43% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 320 389 373
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -14.29%
10th Percentile £36,175 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,875 £70,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% -

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 36,009 36,482 36,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.58% 20.42% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29,227 30,085 31,613
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -73 374 £47,500 -13.64% 73
UK excluding London +9 305 £45,000 -14.29% 64
North of England -14 124 £42,500 -29.17% 34
London -101 83 £52,500 -12.50% 11
South East +37 64 £45,000 +5.88% 15
North West +8 59 £45,000 -25.00% 15
Yorkshire -25 48 £42,500 -29.17% 14
East of England +26 39 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Midlands -13 34 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +29 28 £40,000 -8.57% 3
South West -17 28 £47,500 - 6
North East - 17 £52,500 - 5
Scotland -7 14 £53,750 +26.47% 1
East Midlands -8 6 £65,000 +52.94%
Wales +11 2 £52,500 +31.25%

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 353 (86.73%) Git (software)
2 217 (53.32%) JavaScript
3 209 (51.35%) Subversion
4 205 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (45.21%) SQL
6 177 (43.49%) Java
7 159 (39.07%) Continuous Integration
8 150 (36.86%) Software Engineering
9 144 (35.38%) OO
10 127 (31.20%) HTML
11 119 (29.24%) CSS
11 119 (29.24%) TDD
12 118 (28.99%) C#
12 118 (28.99%) NoSQL
13 116 (28.50%) Test Automation
14 115 (28.26%) AngularJS
15 114 (28.01%) Algorithms
16 112 (27.52%) Data Structures
17 110 (27.03%) Degree
18 106 (26.04%) Python
19 92 (22.60%) React
20 87 (21.38%) Scrum
21 78 (19.16%) MySQL
22 77 (18.92%) DevOps
23 75 (18.43%) SQL Server
24 72 (17.69%) .NET
25 69 (16.95%) Linux
26 68 (16.71%) PHP
26 68 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
27 67 (16.46%) Jenkins

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 (9.83%) nginx
2 34 (8.35%) Apache
3 20 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (4.18%) NServiceBus
4 17 (4.18%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.69%) WordPress
6 14 (3.44%) CMS
7 12 (2.95%) JBoss
8 11 (2.70%) Apache Solr
9 10 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (2.46%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.74%) IIS
10 3 (0.74%) Jetty
10 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.49%) Confluence
11 2 (0.49%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.25%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) Tornado
Applications
1 9 (2.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.98%) GIMP
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.25%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.25%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.95%) GitHub
3 12 (2.95%) Serverless
4 10 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.97%) SaaS
6 7 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.23%) IaaS
7 5 (1.23%) npm
7 5 (1.23%) PaaS
8 4 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.49%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.49%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.41%) HTTP
2 17 (4.18%) SMS
3 6 (1.47%) VPN
4 5 (1.23%) Firewall
4 5 (1.23%) RTMP
4 5 (1.23%) RTSP
5 3 (0.74%) SSL
6 2 (0.49%) SSH
6 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) AMQP
7 1 (0.25%) DNS
7 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.25%) Internet
7 1 (0.25%) Network Security
7 1 (0.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (28.99%) NoSQL
2 78 (19.16%) MySQL
3 75 (18.43%) SQL Server
4 39 (9.58%) MongoDB
5 34 (8.35%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (5.16%) Redis
7 18 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.93%) Event Store
9 15 (3.69%) RavenDB
10 12 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.98%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.74%) Riak
Development Applications
1 353 (86.73%) Git (software)
2 209 (51.35%) Subversion
3 67 (16.46%) Jenkins
4 28 (6.88%) Visual Studio
5 22 (5.41%) JIRA
6 21 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (4.42%) JUnit
7 18 (4.42%) SpecFlow
7 18 (4.42%) webpack
8 14 (3.44%) Maven
8 14 (3.44%) Vagrant
9 13 (3.19%) Bitbucket
9 13 (3.19%) TestNG
10 11 (2.70%) Jasmine
10 11 (2.70%) Mocha
11 10 (2.46%) Ant
12 9 (2.21%) Gerrit
12 9 (2.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (1.72%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.72%) Gradle
General
1 43 (10.57%) Finance
2 19 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.95%) Marketing
4 11 (2.70%) Retail
5 10 (2.46%) Games
6 7 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.47%) Automotive
7 6 (1.47%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 276 (67.81%) Developer
2 67 (16.46%) Software Engineer
3 64 (15.72%) Java Developer
4 58 (14.25%) Software Developer
5 37 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 37 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 30 (7.37%) Java Engineer
7 29 (7.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (6.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 26 (6.39%) C# Developer
10 22 (5.41%) React Developer
11 21 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (4.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 20 (4.91%) Python Developer
13 19 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
14 18 (4.42%) PHP Developer
14 18 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
15 17 (4.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 17 (4.18%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (31.20%) HTML
2 119 (29.24%) CSS
3 115 (28.26%) AngularJS
4 92 (22.60%) React
5 72 (17.69%) .NET
6 63 (15.48%) jQuery
7 62 (15.23%) HTML5
8 61 (14.99%) RESTful
9 58 (14.25%) Spring
10 57 (14.00%) Node.js
11 51 (12.53%) CSS3
12 48 (11.79%) REST
13 46 (11.30%) Web Services
14 42 (10.32%) JSON
15 40 (9.83%) Sass
16 36 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (7.86%) Hibernate
18 31 (7.62%) ASP.NET
18 31 (7.62%) XML
19 23 (5.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 114 (28.01%) Algorithms
2 112 (27.52%) Data Structures
3 64 (15.72%) User Experience
4 53 (13.02%) Computer Science
5 45 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (9.83%) Mobile App
7 36 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
8 33 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.21%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.97%) Cloud Native
11 8 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (1.97%) Replication
12 5 (1.23%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.23%) Video\Live Streaming
12 5 (1.23%) Wiki
13 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (16.95%) Linux
2 41 (10.07%) Windows
3 25 (6.14%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.69%) Debian
5 13 (3.19%) Android
6 7 (1.72%) Unix
6 7 (1.72%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.98%) FreeRTOS
9 3 (0.74%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (39.07%) Continuous Integration
3 150 (36.86%) Software Engineering
4 144 (35.38%) OO
5 119 (29.24%) TDD
6 116 (28.50%) Test Automation
7 87 (21.38%) Scrum
8 77 (18.92%) DevOps
9 59 (14.50%) MVC
10 57 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
11 52 (12.78%) Unit Testing
12 49 (12.04%) BDD
13 48 (11.79%) Decision-Making
14 41 (10.07%) SDLC
15 37 (9.09%) Front End Development
16 33 (8.11%) Microservices
17 32 (7.86%) Web Development
18 30 (7.37%) Kanban
19 29 (7.13%) Continuous Improvement
20 28 (6.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 217 (53.32%) JavaScript
2 184 (45.21%) SQL
3 177 (43.49%) Java
4 118 (28.99%) C#
5 106 (26.04%) Python
6 68 (16.71%) PHP
7 36 (8.85%) C++
8 26 (6.39%) Ruby
9 22 (5.41%) Java 8
10 21 (5.16%) ES6
11 18 (4.42%) T-SQL
12 17 (4.18%) Perl
13 15 (3.69%) Bash Shell
13 15 (3.69%) Groovy
14 13 (3.19%) Apple Swift
14 13 (3.19%) Objective-C
15 11 (2.70%) TypeScript
16 9 (2.21%) C
17 7 (1.72%) ES7
18 6 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 110 (27.03%) Degree
2 28 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (5.41%) HND
4 8 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.23%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.49%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.49%) MCSE
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.25%) CEH
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.58%) QA
2 9 (2.21%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 65 (15.97%) Docker
2 11 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.23%) KVM
5 5 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.74%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (9.58%) Ansible
2 18 (4.42%) Kubernetes
2 18 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (4.42%) Puppet
3 6 (1.47%) HAProxy
3 6 (1.47%) logstash
4 5 (1.23%) Bacula
4 5 (1.23%) Bareos
4 5 (1.23%) Consul
4 5 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (1.23%) Grafana
4 5 (1.23%) Munin
4 5 (1.23%) Nagios
5 4 (0.98%) Terraform
6 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (9.09%) Oracle
2 34 (8.35%) Google
3 19 (4.67%) Xamarin
4 15 (3.69%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.95%) Mapbox
6 10 (2.46%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.47%) VMware
9 5 (1.23%) Cisco
10 3 (0.74%) Adobe
10 3 (0.74%) SAP
10 3 (0.74%) Zend
11 2 (0.49%) Capita
11 2 (0.49%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.49%) hybris
11 2 (0.49%) PayPal
11 2 (0.49%) RedGate
11 2 (0.49%) Twitter
12 1 (0.25%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.25%) WorldPay