Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 728 811 770
Rank change year-on-year +83 -41 +64
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 489 441 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 1.24% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 378 413 505
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,125 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +12.50%

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 36616 35583 38278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.75% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29801 30706 32373
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 £73,750 £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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mercurial in the UK

Mercurial
Top 14 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 23 November 2017. 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 +79 473 £52,750 +5.50% 41
UK excluding London +58 300 £51,000 +13.33% 33
London +29 177 £55,000 +10.00% 10
North of England +6 115 £55,000 - 18
Yorkshire +32 69 £55,000 - 13
South West +31 55 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East +72 50 £45,000 +24.14% 4
North West -22 46 £60,000 +50.00% 5
East of England +29 45 £42,500 -2.86% 3
Midlands -18 32 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Midlands +44 20 £45,000 -6.25% 2
West Midlands -39 12 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Scotland -9 3 £47,500 +30.14% 2
Wales +2 1 £35,000 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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.

1 387 (79.14%) Git (software)
2 262 (53.58%) JavaScript
3 257 (52.56%) Java
4 253 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
5 232 (47.44%) Continuous Integration
6 228 (46.63%) SQL
7 226 (46.22%) OO
8 215 (43.97%) Subversion
9 185 (37.83%) CSS
10 184 (37.63%) HTML
11 171 (34.97%) NoSQL
12 166 (33.95%) Degree
13 162 (33.13%) Software Engineering
14 153 (31.29%) TDD
15 149 (30.47%) Test Automation
16 134 (27.40%) Algorithms
17 132 (26.99%) Data Structures
18 127 (25.97%) SQL Server
19 123 (25.15%) Scrum
20 120 (24.54%) Relational Database
21 118 (24.13%) C#
22 112 (22.90%) Spring
22 112 (22.90%) Computer Science
23 111 (22.70%) Jenkins
24 110 (22.49%) Finance
25 108 (22.09%) HTML5
26 106 (21.68%) .NET
27 104 (21.27%) Linux
28 102 (20.86%) MVC
29 97 (19.84%) JSON

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 72 (14.72%) Apache
2 63 (12.88%) Tomcat
3 58 (11.86%) JBoss
4 37 (7.57%) CMS
5 26 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (4.50%) OpenStack
7 18 (3.68%) Umbraco
8 15 (3.07%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (2.86%) Confluence
10 13 (2.66%) nginx
11 8 (1.64%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.43%) EPiServer
12 7 (1.43%) Jetty
12 7 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (1.23%) Drupal
13 6 (1.23%) WordPress
14 4 (0.82%) IIS
15 3 (0.61%) Kentico
15 3 (0.61%) MediaWiki
16 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.61%) Pipeline Pilot
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.41%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.41%) osCommerce
2 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (6.13%) SaaS
4 29 (5.93%) IaaS
4 29 (5.93%) PaaS
5 17 (3.48%) Serverless
6 13 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.04%) GitHub
8 7 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.23%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.82%) npm
11 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.41%) Google Play
12 2 (0.41%) iTunes
13 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.20%) Firebase
13 1 (0.20%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.82%) HTTP
2 28 (5.73%) SSL
3 6 (1.23%) DNS
3 6 (1.23%) Ethernet
3 6 (1.23%) InfiniBand
3 6 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.02%) IMAP
4 5 (1.02%) LDAP
4 5 (1.02%) SMTP
5 2 (0.41%) Broadband
5 2 (0.41%) Internet
5 2 (0.41%) LAN
5 2 (0.41%) WAN
6 1 (0.20%) AMQP
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) Network Security
6 1 (0.20%) SSH
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (34.97%) NoSQL
2 127 (25.97%) SQL Server
3 120 (24.54%) Relational Database
4 85 (17.38%) MySQL
5 78 (15.95%) MongoDB
6 65 (13.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 50 (10.22%) Redis
8 41 (8.38%) Neo4j
9 27 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (5.11%) RDBMS
10 25 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
11 17 (3.48%) CouchDB
12 15 (3.07%) Hadoop
13 13 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (2.45%) Oracle Database
15 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.84%) Big Data
16 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 387 (79.14%) Git (software)
2 215 (43.97%) Subversion
3 111 (22.70%) Jenkins
4 87 (17.79%) JIRA
5 54 (11.04%) Maven
6 53 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 53 (10.84%) TeamCity
7 48 (9.82%) Hudson
8 46 (9.41%) JUnit
9 45 (9.20%) Ant
10 41 (8.38%) EasyMock
10 41 (8.38%) jMock
11 39 (7.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 30 (6.13%) Selenium
13 25 (5.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 24 (4.91%) WebDriver
15 22 (4.50%) SpecFlow
16 20 (4.09%) Bitbucket
17 18 (3.68%) MSBuild
18 16 (3.27%) Cucumber
General
1 110 (22.49%) Finance
2 55 (11.25%) Banking
3 51 (10.43%) Marketing
4 41 (8.38%) Investment Banking
4 41 (8.38%) Retail Banking
5 36 (7.36%) Manufacturing
6 34 (6.95%) Telecoms
7 33 (6.75%) Electronics
8 18 (3.68%) Retail
9 13 (2.66%) Games
10 7 (1.43%) Advertising
11 4 (0.82%) Law
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.41%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
13 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 328 (67.08%) Developer
2 100 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 89 (18.20%) Software Engineer
4 85 (17.38%) Software Developer
5 71 (14.52%) Java Engineer
6 67 (13.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 62 (12.68%) Java Software Developer
8 51 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
9 47 (9.61%) Senior Java Engineer
10 44 (9.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 43 (8.79%) Web Developer
12 41 (8.38%) E-Commerce Developer
12 41 (8.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
13 40 (8.18%) PHP Developer
14 39 (7.98%) JavaScript Developer
15 37 (7.57%) .NET Developer
16 35 (7.16%) Senior Developer
17 33 (6.75%) C# Developer
18 31 (6.34%) SQL Developer
19 24 (4.91%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (37.83%) CSS
2 184 (37.63%) HTML
3 112 (22.90%) Spring
4 108 (22.09%) HTML5
5 106 (21.68%) .NET
6 97 (19.84%) JSON
7 89 (18.20%) jQuery
8 88 (18.00%) AngularJS
9 87 (17.79%) Web Services
10 85 (17.38%) REST
11 80 (16.36%) RESTful
12 75 (15.34%) XML
13 68 (13.91%) ASP.NET
13 68 (13.91%) CSS3
14 65 (13.29%) Hibernate
15 59 (12.07%) SOAP
16 53 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (7.16%) Node.js
18 33 (6.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (6.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 134 (27.40%) Algorithms
2 132 (26.99%) Data Structures
3 112 (22.90%) Computer Science
4 96 (19.63%) User Experience
5 43 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (8.79%) Linux Command Line
6 21 (4.29%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.27%) Hedge funds
8 15 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (2.86%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.84%) Fintech
12 6 (1.23%) LIMS
12 6 (1.23%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
15 3 (0.61%) Grid Computing
15 3 (0.61%) Life Science
16 2 (0.41%) iPad
16 2 (0.41%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 104 (21.27%) Linux
2 73 (14.93%) Unix
3 68 (13.91%) Windows
4 46 (9.41%) Android
5 31 (6.34%) Debian
6 17 (3.48%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.02%) CentOS
9 4 (0.82%) VMS
10 3 (0.61%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.61%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (47.44%) Continuous Integration
3 226 (46.22%) OO
4 162 (33.13%) Software Engineering
5 153 (31.29%) TDD
6 149 (30.47%) Test Automation
7 123 (25.15%) Scrum
8 102 (20.86%) MVC
9 91 (18.61%) Web Development
10 82 (16.77%) Kanban
11 68 (13.91%) DevOps
12 64 (13.09%) Unit Testing
13 62 (12.68%) E-Commerce
14 60 (12.27%) Continuous Delivery
15 59 (12.07%) BDD
15 59 (12.07%) Refactoring
16 55 (11.25%) Collaborative Working
16 55 (11.25%) OOP
17 53 (10.84%) Front End Development
18 51 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 262 (53.58%) JavaScript
2 257 (52.56%) Java
3 228 (46.63%) SQL
4 118 (24.13%) C#
5 76 (15.54%) C++
6 71 (14.52%) Python
7 61 (12.47%) Groovy
8 60 (12.27%) PHP
9 37 (7.57%) T-SQL
10 29 (5.93%) Perl
11 22 (4.50%) Ruby
12 19 (3.89%) C
12 19 (3.89%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.64%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.64%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.43%) Apple Swift
14 7 (1.43%) ES6
14 7 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 166 (33.95%) Degree
2 26 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.09%) PhD
4 14 (2.86%) ISEB
4 14 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (15.13%) QA
System Software
1 33 (6.75%) Docker
2 7 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.23%) Ceph
3 6 (1.23%) GPFS
3 6 (1.23%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (9.41%) Ansible
2 39 (7.98%) Puppet
3 25 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.25%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.23%) Grafana
5 6 (1.23%) Icinga
6 5 (1.02%) Kibana
6 5 (1.02%) logstash
6 5 (1.02%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (0.82%) Nagios
7 4 (0.82%) Salt
8 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.20%) Packer
8 1 (0.20%) Rancher
8 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (17.38%) Oracle
2 45 (9.20%) Perforce
3 41 (8.38%) CA Agile Central
3 41 (8.38%) Sybase
4 32 (6.54%) SAP
5 28 (5.73%) Zend
6 26 (5.32%) Microsoft
7 17 (3.48%) Google
8 15 (3.07%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.43%) VMware
9 7 (1.43%) Xamarin
10 6 (1.23%) Intel
10 6 (1.23%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.82%) IBM
11 4 (0.82%) Twitter
12 2 (0.41%) BT
12 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.20%) Sencha
13 1 (0.20%) Splunk