Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 592 902 859
Rank change year-on-year +310 -43 -114
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 97 174 320
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 0.65% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 123 146 297
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,125 £66,100
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% -14.29%

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 10,069 26,698 33,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.96% 19.04% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8,253 21,089 27,037
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mercurial.

Salary trend for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mercurial over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +330 91 £52,500 +16.67% 18
UK excluding London +276 82 £52,500 +31.25% 16
North of England +199 61 £52,500 +23.53% 7
Yorkshire +171 36 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Work from Home +84 32 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West +113 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North East +32 11 £45,000 +28.57% 2
London +267 10 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Midlands +137 9 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East Midlands - 8 £40,000 - 1
South West +136 5 £60,000 +23.08% 2
South East +205 4 £47,500 +18.75% 2
East of England +124 2 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands +94 1 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 87 (89.69%) Git (software)
2 73 (75.26%) SQL
3 70 (72.16%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (70.10%) Subversion
5 64 (65.98%) OO
6 62 (63.92%) Software Engineering
7 61 (62.89%) Java
8 56 (57.73%) NoSQL
9 44 (45.36%) Test Automation
10 40 (41.24%) Python
10 40 (41.24%) Degree
11 36 (37.11%) Algorithms
11 36 (37.11%) Decision-Making
12 35 (36.08%) Data Structures
13 32 (32.99%) C#
14 30 (30.93%) Jenkins
15 27 (27.84%) PostgreSQL
16 26 (26.80%) Ansible
17 25 (25.77%) C++
17 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
18 20 (20.62%) TDD
18 20 (20.62%) Redis
19 19 (19.59%) Elasticsearch
19 19 (19.59%) CSS
20 18 (18.56%) RabbitMQ
20 18 (18.56%) nginx
21 17 (17.53%) REST
21 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
22 16 (16.49%) User Experience
23 14 (14.43%) .NET

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 19 (19.59%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (18.56%) nginx
3 3 (3.09%) JBoss
3 3 (3.09%) WildFly
4 2 (2.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.06%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (2.06%) Confluence
4 2 (2.06%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) GitHub
2 7 (7.22%) Azure
3 6 (6.19%) AWS
4 3 (3.09%) SaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.06%) Serverless
6 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.03%) GCP
6 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.03%) FTP
3 1 (1.03%) Modbus
3 1 (1.03%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.73%) NoSQL
2 27 (27.84%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (20.62%) Redis
4 8 (8.25%) MariaDB
5 7 (7.22%) Data Mining
6 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.06%) DB2
10 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 87 (89.69%) Git (software)
2 68 (70.10%) Subversion
3 30 (30.93%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.34%) Bitbucket
5 9 (9.28%) webpack
6 8 (8.25%) NUnit
7 6 (6.19%) JUnit
8 5 (5.15%) GitLab
9 4 (4.12%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.12%) NetBeans
10 3 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.09%) git-flow
10 3 (3.09%) Maven
10 3 (3.09%) PyCharm
10 3 (3.09%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (3.09%) Selenium
10 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.09%) WebStorm
11 2 (2.06%) JIRA
General
1 4 (4.12%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (57.73%) Software Engineer
2 33 (34.02%) Java Engineer
2 33 (34.02%) Java Software Engineer
3 32 (32.99%) Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Python Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) Python Software Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (9.28%) React Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Senior React Developer
8 5 (5.15%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) iOS Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) CSS
2 18 (18.56%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (17.53%) REST
4 14 (14.43%) .NET
5 12 (12.37%) AngularJS
6 11 (11.34%) React
6 11 (11.34%) RESTful
7 10 (10.31%) HTML
7 10 (10.31%) React Native
7 10 (10.31%) Redux
8 9 (9.28%) Django
8 9 (9.28%) jQuery
8 9 (9.28%) Next.js
8 9 (9.28%) Sass
9 8 (8.25%) Enzyme
9 8 (8.25%) LINQ
9 8 (8.25%) WebSockets
10 7 (7.22%) WPF
11 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.11%) Algorithms
2 35 (36.08%) Data Structures
3 16 (16.49%) User Experience
4 9 (9.28%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.12%) Animation
7 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) Unix
2 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.12%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (72.16%) Continuous Integration
2 64 (65.98%) OO
3 62 (63.92%) Software Engineering
4 44 (45.36%) Test Automation
5 36 (37.11%) Decision-Making
6 20 (20.62%) TDD
7 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.37%) Front End Development
8 12 (12.37%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.34%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.28%) DevOps
11 8 (8.25%) Dependency Management
11 8 (8.25%) MVC
11 8 (8.25%) Open Source
11 8 (8.25%) Pair Programming
12 7 (7.22%) Functional Programming
12 7 (7.22%) MVVM
12 7 (7.22%) Scrum
13 4 (4.12%) iOS Development
13 4 (4.12%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 73 (75.26%) SQL
2 61 (62.89%) Java
3 40 (41.24%) Python
4 32 (32.99%) C#
5 25 (25.77%) C++
5 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.34%) PHP
7 7 (7.22%) Fortran
7 7 (7.22%) Perl
8 4 (4.12%) Apple Swift
8 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.09%) C
10 2 (2.06%) Go
10 2 (2.06%) Groovy
10 2 (2.06%) Java 8
10 2 (2.06%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.03%) Scala
11 1 (1.03%) VB
11 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (41.24%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 13485
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Docker
2 5 (5.15%) vSphere
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (26.80%) Ansible
2 5 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.15%) Terraform
3 4 (4.12%) Puppet
3 4 (4.12%) Rancher
4 3 (3.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.09%) vRealize
5 1 (1.03%) Kibana
5 1 (1.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (3.09%) Apple
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.09%) VMware
2 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.06%) IBM
2 2 (2.06%) Mapbox
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.03%) Google
3 1 (1.03%) Zend