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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mercurial
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 761 602 283
Rank change year-on-year -159 -319 +62
Permanent jobs citing Mercurial 98 61 30
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.13% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.62% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 30
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £49,688 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.52% +28.57% +5.00%
75th Percentile £97,290 £87,500 £72,500
90th Percentile - £91,250 £76,250
UK median annual salary £75,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% +5.00% +11.11%

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 WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,198 9,773 1,906
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.42% 23.55% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,452 7,046 1,679
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Mercurial
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Mercurial trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mercurial
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mercurial.

Mercurial salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mercurial
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Mercurial over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Mercurial salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, Mercurial job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Mercurial.

1 93 (94.90%) Git (software)
2 79 (80.61%) Agile
3 76 (77.55%) JavaScript
4 50 (51.02%) Scrum
5 48 (48.98%) Jenkins
6 47 (47.96%) Test Automation
7 44 (44.90%) AWS
8 42 (42.86%) React
8 42 (42.86%) CSS
9 40 (40.82%) HTML
9 40 (40.82%) Google
10 39 (39.80%) Bitbucket
10 39 (39.80%) CI/CD
11 38 (38.78%) Finance
12 37 (37.76%) Python
12 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
12 37 (37.76%) DevOps
12 37 (37.76%) Kanban
13 34 (34.69%) Azure
14 33 (33.67%) Java
15 31 (31.63%) .NET
16 30 (30.61%) TDD
17 29 (29.59%) Social Skills
18 28 (28.57%) JIRA
18 28 (28.57%) SonarQube
18 28 (28.57%) AngularJS
19 27 (27.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
20 26 (26.53%) User Experience
21 25 (25.51%) BDD
22 24 (24.49%) UX Design

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 18 (18.37%) Confluence
2 5 (5.10%) Apache
3 3 (3.06%) CMS
3 3 (3.06%) WordPress
4 1 (1.02%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.02%) Appian
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) nginx
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 44 (44.90%) AWS
2 34 (34.69%) Azure
3 19 (19.39%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (18.37%) Azure Machine Learning
5 15 (15.31%) GitHub
6 12 (12.24%) npm
6 12 (12.24%) Yarn
7 11 (11.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (11.22%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (11.22%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (10.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 10 (10.20%) Amazon S3
8 10 (10.20%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (10.20%) CloudFront
8 10 (10.20%) Google Play
8 10 (10.20%) Serverless
9 5 (5.10%) GCP
10 4 (4.08%) Firebase
11 2 (2.04%) Power Platform
11 2 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) MySQL
2 10 (10.20%) DynamoDB
3 9 (9.18%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.04%) Big Data
7 2 (2.04%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.04%) Power BI
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.02%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 93 (94.90%) Git (software)
2 48 (48.98%) Jenkins
3 39 (39.80%) Bitbucket
4 28 (28.57%) JIRA
4 28 (28.57%) SonarQube
5 23 (23.47%) TeamCity
6 22 (22.45%) JUnit
6 22 (22.45%) webpack
7 18 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (16.33%) Cypress.io
9 13 (13.27%) GitLab
9 13 (13.27%) Subversion
10 12 (12.24%) Grunt
10 12 (12.24%) gulp
10 12 (12.24%) Jasmine
10 12 (12.24%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (12.24%) Maven
10 12 (12.24%) Mocha
10 12 (12.24%) Protractor
11 11 (11.22%) IntelliJ
General
1 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 29 (29.59%) Social Skills
3 27 (27.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 23 (23.47%) Law
5 18 (18.37%) Public Sector
6 11 (11.22%) Banking
7 10 (10.20%) Retail Banking
8 9 (9.18%) Marketing
8 9 (9.18%) Organisational Skills
8 9 (9.18%) Retail
9 6 (6.12%) Advertising
10 4 (4.08%) Games
11 2 (2.04%) Legal
11 2 (2.04%) Publishing
12 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Developer
2 22 (22.45%) Security Engineer
3 18 (18.37%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Android Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) QA Engineer
5 7 (7.14%) Backend Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.10%) DBA
7 5 (5.10%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.10%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (4.08%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.86%) CSS
1 42 (42.86%) React
2 40 (40.82%) HTML
3 31 (31.63%) .NET
4 28 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 22 (22.45%) REST
6 19 (19.39%) HTML5
7 18 (18.37%) RESTful
7 18 (18.37%) TensorFlow
8 16 (16.33%) Node.js
9 15 (15.31%) JSON
9 15 (15.31%) Sass
10 12 (12.24%) Chai
10 12 (12.24%) HATEOAS
10 12 (12.24%) Material Design
10 12 (12.24%) OpenAPI
10 12 (12.24%) Redux
10 12 (12.24%) Spring
10 12 (12.24%) Web Services
11 11 (11.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) User Experience
2 21 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 20 (20.41%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (18.37%) Cyberattack
4 18 (18.37%) Cybercrime
5 11 (11.22%) Cyber Defence
6 10 (10.20%) Blog
6 10 (10.20%) Online Banking
7 5 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (5.10%) NHS
8 4 (4.08%) Blockchain
8 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
8 4 (4.08%) Robotics
8 4 (4.08%) Smart City
9 3 (3.06%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (2.04%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.02%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Android
2 9 (9.18%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Windows
4 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (80.61%) Agile
2 50 (51.02%) Scrum
3 47 (47.96%) Test Automation
4 39 (39.80%) CI/CD
5 37 (37.76%) DevOps
5 37 (37.76%) Kanban
5 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
6 30 (30.61%) TDD
7 25 (25.51%) BDD
8 24 (24.49%) UX Design
9 22 (22.45%) Containerisation
9 22 (22.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 22 (22.45%) Machine Learning
9 22 (22.45%) Microservices
9 22 (22.45%) Unit Testing
10 21 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (20.41%) Front End Development
12 18 (18.37%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 18 (18.37%) Static Code Analysis
12 18 (18.37%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 76 (77.55%) JavaScript
2 37 (37.76%) Python
3 33 (33.67%) Java
4 21 (21.43%) SQL
5 18 (18.37%) PHP
6 16 (16.33%) TypeScript
7 13 (13.27%) C#
7 13 (13.27%) Go
8 10 (10.20%) Kotlin
8 10 (10.20%) Ruby
9 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.08%) C++
10 4 (4.08%) Groovy
11 1 (1.02%) Bash
11 1 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (9.18%) Degree
3 4 (4.08%) CISSP
3 4 (4.08%) GCIH
4 2 (2.04%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.02%) Azure Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) QA
2 12 (12.24%) Accessibility
2 12 (12.24%) WAI
3 8 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (23.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (23.47%) Ansible
2 22 (22.45%) Kubernetes
3 5 (5.10%) ZABBIX
4 4 (4.08%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.02%) Grafana
5 1 (1.02%) Graphite
5 1 (1.02%) Graylog
5 1 (1.02%) Kibana
5 1 (1.02%) logstash
5 1 (1.02%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (40.82%) Google
2 18 (18.37%) Perforce
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.10%) RedGate
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (1.02%) ATG
6 1 (1.02%) OpenText
6 1 (1.02%) Splunk
6 1 (1.02%) VMware