The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 340 389 319
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -70
Permanent jobs citing Ant 60 88 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.41% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 2.39% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 123
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2812 3683 3485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.37% 17.13% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 3225 2925
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Ant Salary Trend in the South East

Ant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram in the South East

Ant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 24 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 15 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +21 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire +40 5 £55,000 - 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Ant.

1 146 (85.88%) Java
2 135 (79.41%) Maven
3 95 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (47.06%) Spring
5 78 (45.88%) Jenkins
6 74 (43.53%) J2EE
7 72 (42.35%) HTML
8 67 (39.41%) JavaScript
9 62 (36.47%) JSON
10 60 (35.29%) Hibernate
11 59 (34.71%) XML
12 54 (31.76%) CSS
13 51 (30.00%) Web Services
13 51 (30.00%) JMS
13 51 (30.00%) Gradle
14 49 (28.82%) TDD
15 48 (28.24%) Ajax
16 46 (27.06%) Java EE
16 46 (27.06%) Subversion
17 45 (26.47%) Git (software)
18 44 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
18 44 (25.88%) Degree
18 44 (25.88%) JIRA
18 44 (25.88%) JUnit
19 40 (23.53%) Groovy
19 40 (23.53%) Selenium
20 39 (22.94%) Software Engineering
20 39 (22.94%) Scrum
21 35 (20.59%) Unit Testing
22 34 (20.00%) OO

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (17.65%) JBoss
2 28 (16.47%) WebSphere
3 24 (14.12%) Tomcat
4 22 (12.94%) GlassFish
5 21 (12.35%) WebLogic
6 13 (7.65%) Confluence
7 12 (7.06%) IIS
8 8 (4.71%) Apache
9 5 (2.94%) Commerce Server
9 5 (2.94%) nginx
10 3 (1.76%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.76%) CMS
10 3 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.24%) SaaS
2 5 (2.94%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.76%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.76%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.76%) Force.com
4 3 (1.76%) GitHub
4 3 (1.76%) Route 53
4 3 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.18%) Bluemix
5 2 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.94%) HTTP
2 20 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.76%) Firewall
4 2 (1.18%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) VPN
5 1 (0.59%) LDAP
5 1 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.94%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.47%) MySQL
4 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.12%) DB2
5 7 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.35%) Big Data
7 4 (2.35%) Hazelcast
7 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.76%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.59%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 135 (79.41%) Maven
2 78 (45.88%) Jenkins
3 51 (30.00%) Gradle
4 46 (27.06%) Subversion
5 45 (26.47%) Git (software)
6 44 (25.88%) JIRA
6 44 (25.88%) JUnit
7 40 (23.53%) Selenium
8 25 (14.71%) Cucumber
9 24 (14.12%) Eclipse
10 22 (12.94%) Sonatype Nexus
11 20 (11.76%) WebDriver
12 18 (10.59%) SonarQube
13 16 (9.41%) Hudson
14 15 (8.82%) JMeter
15 14 (8.24%) jMock
15 14 (8.24%) SoapUI
16 11 (6.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (5.29%) IntelliJ
17 9 (5.29%) Mocha
General
1 18 (10.59%) Finance
2 9 (5.29%) Games
3 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.94%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Military
8 1 (0.59%) Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (44.12%) Developer
2 39 (22.94%) Senior Developer
3 35 (20.59%) Java Developer
4 28 (16.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (15.29%) Software Engineer
6 25 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (14.12%) Java Engineer
8 20 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (7.06%) Architect
10 11 (6.47%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 11 (6.47%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (6.47%) Senior DevOps
10 11 (6.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.47%) Test Engineer
11 10 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (5.88%) Software Architect
12 9 (5.29%) Senior UI Developer
12 9 (5.29%) Senior Web Developer
12 9 (5.29%) UI Developer
12 9 (5.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (47.06%) Spring
2 74 (43.53%) J2EE
3 72 (42.35%) HTML
4 62 (36.47%) JSON
5 60 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 59 (34.71%) XML
7 54 (31.76%) CSS
8 51 (30.00%) JMS
8 51 (30.00%) Web Services
9 48 (28.24%) Ajax
10 46 (27.06%) Java EE
11 29 (17.06%) JSP
12 28 (16.47%) SOAP
13 27 (15.88%) JDBC
14 26 (15.29%) REST
14 26 (15.29%) Servlets
15 20 (11.76%) DHTML
15 20 (11.76%) RESTful
15 20 (11.76%) Struts
16 19 (11.18%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.41%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.59%) User Experience
3 10 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (5.29%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.71%) Virtual Team
6 6 (3.53%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.76%) Blog
9 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.59%) iPad
10 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.65%) Linux
2 16 (9.41%) Unix
3 12 (7.06%) Windows
4 8 (4.71%) Solaris
5 5 (2.94%) Android
6 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.82%) TDD
3 44 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (22.94%) Scrum
4 39 (22.94%) Software Engineering
5 35 (20.59%) Unit Testing
6 34 (20.00%) OO
7 30 (17.65%) UML
8 25 (14.71%) BDD
8 25 (14.71%) DevOps
8 25 (14.71%) Open Source
9 23 (13.53%) Configuration Management
10 21 (12.35%) User Stories
11 20 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
11 20 (11.76%) Refactoring
12 19 (11.18%) Regression Testing
13 18 (10.59%) Issue Tracking
14 16 (9.41%) Automation Testing
14 16 (9.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 146 (85.88%) Java
2 67 (39.41%) JavaScript
3 40 (23.53%) Groovy
4 33 (19.41%) Python
5 31 (18.24%) C++
5 31 (18.24%) SQL
6 30 (17.65%) Perl
7 27 (15.88%) Bash Shell
8 14 (8.24%) C
8 14 (8.24%) C#
9 11 (6.47%) PHP
10 7 (4.12%) Ruby
11 3 (1.76%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.18%) AspectJ
12 2 (1.18%) Jython
12 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.59%) Scala
13 1 (0.59%) SOQL
13 1 (0.59%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 44 (25.88%) Degree
2 10 (5.88%) ISEB
2 10 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 9 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.71%) QA
2 5 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (10.59%) Hyper-V
1 18 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.71%) Docker
3 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 28 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (16.47%) Puppet
2 3 (1.76%) Ansible
2 3 (1.76%) Graylog
2 3 (1.76%) Kibana
2 3 (1.76%) logstash
2 3 (1.76%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 30 (17.65%) Oracle
2 20 (11.76%) VMware
3 18 (10.59%) Coverity
4 17 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 13 (7.65%) CA Agile Central
6 9 (5.29%) IBM
7 6 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.94%) Akamai
8 5 (2.94%) Omniture
9 4 (2.35%) Splunk
10 3 (1.76%) Dynatrace
10 3 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.18%) F5
11 2 (1.18%) New Relic
11 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.18%) Sun
12 1 (0.59%) ATG
12 1 (0.59%) Citrix
12 1 (0.59%) Microsoft
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