Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 786 739 759
Rank change year-on-year -47 +20 +70
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 399 458 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.37% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 326 418 553
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +16.28% +14.67%

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 35,856 33,341 37,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.98% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,512 28,329 31,782
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -38 374 £51,750 -1.43% 62
UK excluding London -15 293 £50,000 - 61
North of England -11 139 £52,500 -12.50% 29
London -52 93 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire +10 79 £55,000 -8.33% 10
North West -7 57 £52,250 -12.92% 16
South East +34 48 £50,000 +17.65% 15
East of England +25 44 £45,000 +25.00% 6
South West -5 26 £52,750 +11.05% 4
Midlands -17 24 £40,000 +6.67% 4
West Midlands -27 13 £22,500 -40.00% 4
East Midlands +11 11 £55,000 -
Scotland -24 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Wales -7 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North East - 3 £50,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 316 (79.20%) Git (software)
2 220 (55.14%) JavaScript
3 199 (49.87%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (49.12%) Java
5 188 (47.12%) Subversion
6 178 (44.61%) SQL
7 171 (42.86%) OO
8 164 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
9 161 (40.35%) Software Engineering
10 156 (39.10%) CSS
10 156 (39.10%) Degree
11 147 (36.84%) HTML
12 141 (35.34%) Test Automation
13 120 (30.08%) TDD
14 111 (27.82%) NoSQL
15 105 (26.32%) C#
16 102 (25.56%) Algorithms
17 98 (24.56%) MySQL
17 98 (24.56%) Linux
18 97 (24.31%) Scrum
19 95 (23.81%) Data Structures
20 87 (21.80%) AngularJS
21 86 (21.55%) MVC
21 86 (21.55%) HTML5
22 84 (21.05%) jQuery
23 79 (19.80%) Jenkins
24 77 (19.30%) .NET
25 72 (18.05%) Spring
26 71 (17.79%) REST
27 68 (17.04%) Amazon AWS

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 30 (7.52%) nginx
2 29 (7.27%) CMS
3 27 (6.77%) Apache
4 23 (5.76%) Tomcat
5 20 (5.01%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (4.26%) JBoss
7 10 (2.51%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.26%) OpenStack
8 9 (2.26%) WordPress
9 8 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.75%) Jetty
10 7 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.75%) Umbraco
11 6 (1.50%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.50%) EPiServer
12 5 (1.25%) Drupal
13 4 (1.00%) Confluence
14 3 (0.75%) IIS
15 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.25%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.26%) CiviCRM
2 4 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (0.50%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.50%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.50%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.25%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.26%) GitHub
4 15 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (3.76%) SaaS
5 14 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (3.26%) IaaS
6 13 (3.26%) PaaS
7 12 (3.01%) Serverless
8 6 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.50%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.75%) Heroku
11 2 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.50%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.77%) HTTP
2 13 (3.26%) SSL
3 8 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.50%) InfiniBand
5 4 (1.00%) SMS
6 3 (0.75%) DNS
6 3 (0.75%) IMAP
6 3 (0.75%) LAN
6 3 (0.75%) SMTP
6 3 (0.75%) WAN
7 2 (0.50%) SSH
7 2 (0.50%) Wireless
8 1 (0.25%) Broadband
8 1 (0.25%) Firewall
8 1 (0.25%) Internet
8 1 (0.25%) RS-232
8 1 (0.25%) Skype
8 1 (0.25%) SNA
8 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (27.82%) NoSQL
2 98 (24.56%) MySQL
3 59 (14.79%) SQL Server
4 56 (14.04%) MongoDB
5 49 (12.28%) Relational Database
6 30 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.51%) Redis
8 12 (3.01%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.76%) Couchbase
9 11 (2.76%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.75%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 316 (79.20%) Git (software)
2 188 (47.12%) Subversion
3 79 (19.80%) Jenkins
4 37 (9.27%) JIRA
5 26 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.51%) Selenium
7 17 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (4.26%) Maven
8 16 (4.01%) webpack
9 15 (3.76%) Bitbucket
10 14 (3.51%) WebDriver
11 12 (3.01%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.76%) SpecFlow
13 10 (2.51%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.51%) Visual Studio
13 10 (2.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (2.26%) Gerrit
14 9 (2.26%) Mocha
15 7 (1.75%) MSTest
15 7 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 41 (10.28%) Finance
2 22 (5.51%) Games
3 19 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.01%) Marketing
5 12 (3.01%) Advertising
5 12 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.26%) Electronics
7 5 (1.25%) Banking
8 3 (0.75%) Retail
9 2 (0.50%) Automotive
9 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 238 (59.65%) Developer
2 88 (22.06%) Software Engineer
3 66 (16.54%) Java Engineer
4 65 (16.29%) Java Software Engineer
5 55 (13.78%) Java Developer
6 43 (10.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 40 (10.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 37 (9.27%) Senior Java Engineer
9 36 (9.02%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 36 (9.02%) Software Developer
10 30 (7.52%) PHP Developer
11 29 (7.27%) C# Developer
12 28 (7.02%) Junior
12 28 (7.02%) Junior Developer
13 23 (5.76%) .NET Developer
13 23 (5.76%) AWS Engineer
14 22 (5.51%) Web Developer
15 21 (5.26%) Senior Developer
16 18 (4.51%) AWS Software Engineer
17 15 (3.76%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (39.10%) CSS
2 147 (36.84%) HTML
3 87 (21.80%) AngularJS
4 86 (21.55%) HTML5
5 84 (21.05%) jQuery
6 77 (19.30%) .NET
7 72 (18.05%) Spring
8 71 (17.79%) REST
9 60 (15.04%) ASP.NET
10 58 (14.54%) CSS3
11 53 (13.28%) JSON
12 47 (11.78%) React
13 46 (11.53%) Web Services
14 43 (10.78%) Node.js
14 43 (10.78%) RESTful
14 43 (10.78%) XML
15 36 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (9.02%) Hibernate
16 31 (7.77%) Sass
17 27 (6.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 102 (25.56%) Algorithms
2 95 (23.81%) Data Structures
3 55 (13.78%) Computer Science
4 54 (13.53%) User Experience
5 37 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (3.76%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.01%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.51%) Mobile Payment
10 9 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.50%) LIMS
13 5 (1.25%) Wiki
14 4 (1.00%) Cloud Native
14 4 (1.00%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.00%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.75%) Oculus Rift
15 3 (0.75%) Robotics
15 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
16 2 (0.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 98 (24.56%) Linux
2 42 (10.53%) Unix
3 29 (7.27%) Android
4 24 (6.02%) Debian
5 20 (5.01%) Windows
6 14 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.00%) CentOS
8 4 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (49.87%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (42.86%) OO
3 164 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
4 161 (40.35%) Software Engineering
5 141 (35.34%) Test Automation
6 120 (30.08%) TDD
7 97 (24.31%) Scrum
8 86 (21.55%) MVC
9 56 (14.04%) DevOps
10 46 (11.53%) OOP
11 45 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (10.03%) Web Development
13 39 (9.77%) Kanban
14 33 (8.27%) Continuous Delivery
14 33 (8.27%) Release Management
15 28 (7.02%) Mathematics
15 28 (7.02%) Microservices
15 28 (7.02%) Unit Testing
15 28 (7.02%) Validation
16 27 (6.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 220 (55.14%) JavaScript
2 196 (49.12%) Java
3 178 (44.61%) SQL
4 105 (26.32%) C#
5 66 (16.54%) PHP
6 65 (16.29%) Python
7 43 (10.78%) C++
8 26 (6.52%) Perl
9 23 (5.76%) Ruby
9 23 (5.76%) TypeScript
10 20 (5.01%) T-SQL
11 17 (4.26%) C
12 16 (4.01%) Shell Script
13 14 (3.51%) ES6
13 14 (3.51%) VB.NET
14 13 (3.26%) Groovy
15 10 (2.51%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.50%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.25%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 156 (39.10%) Degree
2 25 (6.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.01%) PhD
4 7 (1.75%) HND
5 6 (1.50%) ISEB
5 6 (1.50%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.25%) MCSE
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) GCP
2 1 (0.25%) MISRA
2 1 (0.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 52 (13.03%) Docker
2 8 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.50%) Ceph
3 6 (1.50%) GPFS
3 6 (1.50%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 5 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.50%) Firmware
5 2 (0.50%) KVM
5 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
6 1 (0.25%) Snort
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (11.03%) Ansible
2 31 (7.77%) Puppet
3 28 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.75%) Grafana
4 7 (1.75%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.50%) Icinga
6 5 (1.25%) logstash
6 5 (1.25%) Salt
7 4 (1.00%) Nagios
8 3 (0.75%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (0.75%) Kibana
8 3 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.50%) Rancher
10 1 (0.25%) Ambari
10 1 (0.25%) Bacula
10 1 (0.25%) Bareos
10 1 (0.25%) Consul
10 1 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (8.27%) Oracle
2 26 (6.52%) Google
3 22 (5.51%) Zend
4 20 (5.01%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.26%) SAP
6 8 (2.01%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.01%) VMware
7 7 (1.75%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.50%) Intel
8 6 (1.50%) SaltStack
8 6 (1.50%) Twitter
9 5 (1.25%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.00%) Perforce
11 2 (0.50%) Adobe
11 2 (0.50%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.50%) Perfecto Mobile
11 2 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.50%) Sencha
12 1 (0.25%) PagerDuty