Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 826 734 829
Rank change year-on-year -92 +95 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 319 495 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 1.35% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 268 378 401
UK median annual salary £45,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.09% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,375 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.10% +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 32,684 36,688 35,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 20.32% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26,383 29,820 30,587
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -93 311 £45,000 -18.18% 85
UK excluding London -1 268 £43,000 -18.10% 66
North of England +28 117 £42,500 -29.17% 30
South East +55 78 £45,000 - 18
Yorkshire +10 54 £42,500 -22.73% 11
London -94 44 £52,750 -8.26% 21
North West +32 42 £45,000 -25.00% 18
South West -13 34 £42,500 -15.00% 6
North East - 21 £52,500 - 1
Midlands +12 20 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +42 18 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England 0 15 £57,500 +43.75% 7
Scotland -1 4 £52,500 +10.53% 1
East Midlands -11 2 £45,000 -
Wales +4 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 274 (85.89%) Git (software)
2 152 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (46.08%) Subversion
4 133 (41.69%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (41.07%) JavaScript
6 121 (37.93%) SQL
7 115 (36.05%) HTML
8 104 (32.60%) CSS
9 94 (29.47%) OO
9 94 (29.47%) DevOps
10 93 (29.15%) Python
11 91 (28.53%) C#
12 87 (27.27%) TDD
12 87 (27.27%) Software Engineering
13 81 (25.39%) Jenkins
14 79 (24.76%) Java
15 73 (22.88%) NoSQL
16 71 (22.26%) AngularJS
17 62 (19.44%) Ansible
18 59 (18.50%) .NET
18 59 (18.50%) MySQL
19 58 (18.18%) Linux
20 54 (16.93%) SQL Server
20 54 (16.93%) Scrum
20 54 (16.93%) Test Automation
21 52 (16.30%) User Experience
22 49 (15.36%) Docker
23 47 (14.73%) HTML5
23 47 (14.73%) Degree
24 46 (14.42%) Windows

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 (10.97%) Elasticsearch
1 35 (10.97%) nginx
2 18 (5.64%) Apache
3 11 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.82%) Alfresco
5 8 (2.51%) NServiceBus
6 6 (1.88%) Confluence
7 5 (1.57%) CMS
8 4 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.25%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.94%) IIS
9 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.94%) WordPress
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.31%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Magento
1 2 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.08%) npm
4 11 (3.45%) GitHub
4 11 (3.45%) IaaS
4 11 (3.45%) PaaS
4 11 (3.45%) SaaS
5 8 (2.51%) Serverless
6 7 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.31%) Quay.io
10 1 (0.31%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.58%) RTMP
1 21 (6.58%) RTSP
2 10 (3.13%) HTTP
3 6 (1.88%) Network Security
3 6 (1.88%) SSL
4 5 (1.57%) DNS
5 4 (1.25%) FTP
5 4 (1.25%) SSH
6 3 (0.94%) Firewall
7 2 (0.63%) AMQP
7 2 (0.63%) Internet
7 2 (0.63%) SMS
8 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.31%) DHCP
8 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.31%) Plixer Scrutinizer
8 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.88%) NoSQL
2 59 (18.50%) MySQL
3 54 (16.93%) SQL Server
4 41 (12.85%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (9.40%) MongoDB
6 29 (9.09%) Redis
7 23 (7.21%) Relational Database
8 18 (5.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (5.64%) CouchDB
9 11 (3.45%) GIS
9 11 (3.45%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.45%) Riak
10 9 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.51%) Event Store
11 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.19%) RavenDB
12 7 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.25%) Big Data
13 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 274 (85.89%) Git (software)
2 147 (46.08%) Subversion
3 81 (25.39%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.58%) JIRA
5 20 (6.27%) Maven
6 18 (5.64%) Visual Studio
7 17 (5.33%) Jasmine
8 15 (4.70%) TeamCity
9 14 (4.39%) Gradle
9 14 (4.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (4.08%) Ant
10 13 (4.08%) webpack
11 12 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (3.13%) MSBuild
13 9 (2.82%) Apache Ivy
13 9 (2.82%) Bitbucket
13 9 (2.82%) PHPUnit
13 9 (2.82%) SpecFlow
14 8 (2.51%) Artifactory
14 8 (2.51%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (4.70%) Marketing
2 14 (4.39%) Finance
3 13 (4.08%) Retail
4 10 (3.13%) Back Office
5 9 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.19%) Automotive
7 5 (1.57%) Electronics
8 4 (1.25%) Games
9 3 (0.94%) Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 222 (69.59%) Developer
2 43 (13.48%) Software Developer
3 37 (11.60%) Software Engineer
4 35 (10.97%) Python Developer
5 33 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 29 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 24 (7.52%) Administrator
7 24 (7.52%) C# Developer
7 24 (7.52%) PHP Developer
8 23 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
9 22 (6.90%) UI Developer
10 21 (6.58%) Angular Developer
10 21 (6.58%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (6.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 21 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
11 18 (5.64%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 18 (5.64%) React Developer
12 17 (5.33%) iOS Developer
12 17 (5.33%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (36.05%) HTML
2 104 (32.60%) CSS
3 71 (22.26%) AngularJS
4 59 (18.50%) .NET
5 47 (14.73%) HTML5
6 45 (14.11%) React
7 40 (12.54%) RESTful
8 39 (12.23%) REST
9 35 (10.97%) jQuery
10 33 (10.34%) LAMP
11 32 (10.03%) ASP.NET
11 32 (10.03%) RabbitMQ
12 31 (9.72%) Sass
13 30 (9.40%) Node.js
14 28 (8.78%) Vue.js
15 27 (8.46%) CSS3
16 23 (7.21%) Web Services
17 22 (6.90%) Laravel
17 22 (6.90%) Spring
18 20 (6.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.30%) User Experience
2 32 (10.03%) Algorithms
2 32 (10.03%) Data Structures
3 30 (9.40%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.52%) Replication
5 21 (6.58%) Video\Live Streaming
6 18 (5.64%) Animation
6 18 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.08%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.82%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.88%) Life Science
9 6 (1.88%) Renewable Energy
9 6 (1.88%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.57%) Fintech
10 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.25%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.18%) Linux
2 46 (14.42%) Windows
3 23 (7.21%) Debian
4 22 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.19%) Android
6 4 (1.25%) FreeRTOS
6 4 (1.25%) Unix
7 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.94%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (41.69%) Continuous Integration
3 94 (29.47%) DevOps
3 94 (29.47%) OO
4 87 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 87 (27.27%) TDD
5 54 (16.93%) Scrum
5 54 (16.93%) Test Automation
6 42 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (12.54%) MVC
8 36 (11.29%) Configuration Management
9 34 (10.66%) BDD
10 31 (9.72%) Decision-Making
11 24 (7.52%) Unit Testing
12 23 (7.21%) Network Monitoring
13 22 (6.90%) SDLC
13 22 (6.90%) Web Development
14 21 (6.58%) Front End Development
15 20 (6.27%) iOS Development
16 19 (5.96%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 131 (41.07%) JavaScript
2 121 (37.93%) SQL
3 93 (29.15%) Python
4 91 (28.53%) C#
5 79 (24.76%) Java
6 43 (13.48%) PHP
7 38 (11.91%) C++
8 31 (9.72%) Bash Shell
9 19 (5.96%) Apple Swift
10 18 (5.64%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.76%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.13%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.51%) Ruby
14 7 (2.19%) ES6
15 6 (1.88%) C
16 5 (1.57%) Perl
16 5 (1.57%) Scala
17 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.25%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (14.73%) Degree
2 9 (2.82%) HND
3 8 (2.51%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.25%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.40%) QA
2 9 (2.82%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 49 (15.36%) Docker
2 23 (7.21%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.57%) Firmware
6 2 (0.63%) LXC
7 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (19.44%) Ansible
2 26 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (7.84%) Puppet
4 5 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.25%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (1.25%) Nagios
5 4 (1.25%) Salt
5 4 (1.25%) Terraform
6 2 (0.63%) Kibana
6 2 (0.63%) logstash
7 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (7.21%) VMware
2 15 (4.70%) Apple
3 12 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.45%) Zend
5 9 (2.82%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.51%) Google
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle
8 4 (1.25%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.25%) Perforce
8 4 (1.25%) SAP
8 4 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.63%) hybris
9 2 (0.63%) PayPal
10 1 (0.31%) Adobe
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.31%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.31%) Twitter
10 1 (0.31%) Unisys
10 1 (0.31%) WorldPay