The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 485 457 409
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -48
Permanent jobs citing Ant 481 574 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.81% 3.54% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 390 501 552
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17132 16199 15820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.14% 16.32% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14881 13841 13068
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,952 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the England region.

Ant Salary Trend in England

Ant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram in England

Ant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -64 212 £55,000 -8.33% 25
South East -15 109 £50,500 +6.31% 9
South West +44 87 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Yorkshire +14 23 £45,000 +35.33% 3
North West +26 18 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Midlands +13 14 £35,000 -22.22% 3
East of England -37 13 £35,000 -24.32% 1
West Midlands -26 5 £44,500 -1.11% 4
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 888 (84.41%) Java
2 699 (66.44%) Maven
3 604 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
4 422 (40.11%) Spring
5 404 (38.40%) JavaScript
6 390 (37.07%) Jenkins
7 388 (36.88%) SQL
8 376 (35.74%) Web Services
9 356 (33.84%) Linux
10 340 (32.32%) Git (software)
11 325 (30.89%) Subversion
12 314 (29.85%) HTML
13 304 (28.90%) Oracle
14 303 (28.80%) JUnit
15 298 (28.33%) XML
16 297 (28.23%) TDD
17 291 (27.66%) Eclipse
18 273 (25.95%) J2EE
19 268 (25.48%) Continuous Integration
20 259 (24.62%) Hibernate
21 253 (24.05%) Scrum
22 247 (23.48%) JSP
23 240 (22.81%) CSS
24 229 (21.77%) Tomcat
25 221 (21.01%) Finance
26 206 (19.58%) Relational Database
27 195 (18.54%) Python
28 183 (17.40%) REST
29 180 (17.11%) OO
29 180 (17.11%) Degree

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 229 (21.77%) Tomcat
2 135 (12.83%) JBoss
3 133 (12.64%) Apache
4 126 (11.98%) WebLogic
5 109 (10.36%) WebSphere
6 59 (5.61%) Node.js
7 33 (3.14%) OpenStack
8 30 (2.85%) IIS
9 27 (2.57%) Alfresco
9 27 (2.57%) CMS
10 26 (2.47%) Joomla!
11 25 (2.38%) nginx
12 24 (2.28%) Cloud Foundry
12 24 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
13 21 (2.00%) GlassFish
14 20 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (1.52%) Apache Solr
16 14 (1.33%) Documentum
17 11 (1.05%) Confluence
18 10 (0.95%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (0.76%) MS Office
2 7 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.48%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.29%) Mingle
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.095%) Maya
Business Applications
1 17 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.29%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.19%) Magento
6 1 (0.095%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.095%) FastStats
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.85%) SaaS
3 28 (2.66%) Force.com
4 24 (2.28%) Google App Engine
4 24 (2.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (2.09%) GitHub
6 20 (1.90%) Bluemix
7 19 (1.81%) IaaS
7 19 (1.81%) PaaS
8 13 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.76%) HP Helion
12 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.095%) Heroku
14 1 (0.095%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 94 (8.94%) Internet
2 19 (1.81%) HTTP
3 15 (1.43%) DNS
4 11 (1.05%) VLAN
5 9 (0.86%) SSL
6 8 (0.76%) BIG-IP
6 8 (0.76%) GSM
7 6 (0.57%) AMQP
7 6 (0.57%) Firewall
7 6 (0.57%) FTP
7 6 (0.57%) SSH
7 6 (0.57%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.48%) PuTTY
8 5 (0.48%) WinSCP
9 4 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.38%) LDAP
10 3 (0.29%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.29%) SAN
10 3 (0.29%) VoIP
10 3 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (19.58%) Relational Database
2 168 (15.97%) MySQL
3 161 (15.30%) SQL Server
4 142 (13.50%) RDBMS
5 84 (7.98%) NoSQL
6 68 (6.46%) Oracle Database
7 50 (4.75%) MongoDB
8 43 (4.09%) Big Data
9 22 (2.09%) DB2
9 22 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.33%) Redis
12 12 (1.14%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.05%) Riak
14 10 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
15 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.76%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 699 (66.44%) Maven
2 390 (37.07%) Jenkins
3 340 (32.32%) Git (software)
4 325 (30.89%) Subversion
5 303 (28.80%) JUnit
6 291 (27.66%) Eclipse
7 160 (15.21%) Gradle
8 159 (15.11%) Hudson
9 136 (12.93%) Selenium
10 131 (12.45%) JIRA
11 93 (8.84%) Mockito
12 81 (7.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 69 (6.56%) Sonatype Nexus
14 68 (6.46%) Cucumber
15 62 (5.89%) Artifactory
16 60 (5.70%) Apache Ivy
17 52 (4.94%) IntelliJ
18 45 (4.28%) SoapUI
18 45 (4.28%) TeamCity
19 32 (3.04%) TestNG
General
1 221 (21.01%) Finance
2 112 (10.65%) Banking
3 71 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 38 (3.61%) Games
5 37 (3.52%) Retail
6 31 (2.95%) Investment Banking
7 24 (2.28%) Publishing
8 21 (2.00%) Marketing
9 20 (1.90%) Advertising
10 19 (1.81%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.71%) Back Office
12 16 (1.52%) Front Office
13 8 (0.76%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.48%) Electronics
15 5 (0.48%) Law
16 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Legal
17 1 (0.095%) Automotive
17 1 (0.095%) French Language
Job Titles
1 638 (60.65%) Developer
2 523 (49.71%) Java Developer
3 166 (15.78%) Senior Developer
4 127 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 118 (11.22%) Software Engineer
6 103 (9.79%) Java Engineer
7 68 (6.46%) Java Software Engineer
8 61 (5.80%) Architect
9 49 (4.66%) J2EE Developer
9 49 (4.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 48 (4.56%) Agile Developer
10 48 (4.56%) Agile Java Developer
11 46 (4.37%) DevOps Engineer
12 40 (3.80%) Java Architect
12 40 (3.80%) Lead Developer
13 37 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
13 37 (3.52%) Web Developer
14 34 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
14 34 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
15 29 (2.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (40.11%) Spring
2 376 (35.74%) Web Services
3 314 (29.85%) HTML
4 298 (28.33%) XML
5 273 (25.95%) J2EE
6 259 (24.62%) Hibernate
7 247 (23.48%) JSP
8 240 (22.81%) CSS
9 183 (17.40%) REST
10 176 (16.73%) SOAP
11 173 (16.44%) jQuery
12 158 (15.02%) Java EE
12 158 (15.02%) Servlets
13 140 (13.31%) JMS
14 138 (13.12%) JDBC
15 108 (10.27%) HTML5
16 105 (9.98%) JSON
17 99 (9.41%) Spring MVC
18 95 (9.03%) AngularJS
19 91 (8.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 141 (13.40%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.66%) iPad
4 36 (3.42%) Mathematics
5 31 (2.95%) Digital Media
6 29 (2.76%) Client/Server
7 28 (2.66%) Inversion of Control
7 28 (2.66%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.38%) Algorithms
9 24 (2.28%) Online Games
9 24 (2.28%) RIA
9 24 (2.28%) Semantic Web
10 22 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.90%) Fintech
11 20 (1.90%) Physics
12 18 (1.71%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.62%) User Experience
14 16 (1.52%) Equities
14 16 (1.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 356 (33.84%) Linux
2 166 (15.78%) Unix
3 130 (12.36%) Windows
4 36 (3.42%) Android
5 34 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (2.47%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.62%) Mac OS X
9 15 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 14 (1.33%) Solaris
11 5 (0.48%) CentOS
11 5 (0.48%) Debian
12 4 (0.38%) AIX
12 4 (0.38%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.29%) HPUX
13 3 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.29%) SUSE
14 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (28.23%) TDD
3 268 (25.48%) Continuous Integration
4 253 (24.05%) Scrum
5 180 (17.11%) OO
6 175 (16.63%) Software Engineering
7 163 (15.49%) E-Commerce
8 156 (14.83%) UML
9 152 (14.45%) SDLC
10 142 (13.50%) MVC
11 141 (13.40%) SOA
12 137 (13.02%) Unit Testing
13 125 (11.88%) DevOps
14 107 (10.17%) BDD
15 106 (10.08%) Open Source
16 92 (8.75%) Web Development
17 90 (8.56%) Configuration Management
18 89 (8.46%) Release Management
19 88 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
20 75 (7.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 888 (84.41%) Java
2 404 (38.40%) JavaScript
3 388 (36.88%) SQL
4 195 (18.54%) Python
5 118 (11.22%) Ruby
6 92 (8.75%) Bash Shell
7 84 (7.98%) PHP
8 76 (7.22%) C++
9 70 (6.65%) Shell Script
10 66 (6.27%) Perl
11 65 (6.18%) PL/SQL
12 63 (5.99%) Scala
13 59 (5.61%) C#
14 50 (4.75%) PowerShell
15 40 (3.80%) C
16 35 (3.33%) Clojure
17 33 (3.14%) Apex Code
17 33 (3.14%) Groovy
18 21 (2.00%) XPath
19 20 (1.90%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 180 (17.11%) Degree
2 42 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 11 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.67%) OCA
8 7 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) ISEB
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.095%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (9.79%) QA
2 12 (1.14%) ISO15022
2 12 (1.14%) ISO20022
3 10 (0.95%) SLA
4 6 (0.57%) Basel III
5 5 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) SDET
6 2 (0.19%) SEPA
7 1 (0.095%) HL7
System Software
1 79 (7.51%) Docker
2 56 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.09%) Xen
4 22 (2.09%) LXC
5 12 (1.14%) KVM
6 10 (0.95%) iptables
7 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.38%) vSphere
8 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.095%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 95 (9.03%) Puppet
2 87 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (5.32%) Ansible
4 33 (3.14%) Nagios
5 24 (2.28%) ZABBIX
6 13 (1.24%) HAProxy
7 10 (0.95%) Control-M
8 8 (0.76%) BladeLogic
8 8 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.48%) Salt
10 4 (0.38%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.38%) Mesos
10 4 (0.38%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.29%) OPNET
12 2 (0.19%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.19%) SCCM
12 2 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 1 (0.095%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.095%) Graphite
Vendors
1 304 (28.90%) Oracle
2 78 (7.41%) hybris
3 63 (5.99%) Google
4 61 (5.80%) VMware
5 60 (5.70%) IBM
6 38 (3.61%) Adobe
7 37 (3.52%) ATG
8 36 (3.42%) Sybase
9 33 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (3.04%) Microsoft
11 30 (2.85%) Red Hat
12 24 (2.28%) BEA
13 22 (2.09%) Perforce
13 22 (2.09%) TIBCO
14 21 (2.00%) Demandware
15 20 (1.90%) Sun
16 16 (1.52%) HP
17 15 (1.43%) Informatica
18 12 (1.14%) Atlassian
18 12 (1.14%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tribal Worldwide
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-Time, 25 Days Hol.
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Masabi Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Masabi Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 35k per year + DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Fivium Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive Salary + Many Additional Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago