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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
England / South East
Rank 324 361 327
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Permanent jobs citing Ant 72 87 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 2.52% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 114
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £71,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
2673 3457 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.94% 17.68% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2330 3059 2825
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,957 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +24 25 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 16 £47,500 +5.55%
Berkshire +43 15 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Surrey +26 4 £48,750 -11.36% 2
Oxfordshire +24 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 128 (83.12%) Java
2 125 (81.17%) Maven
3 78 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (50.00%) Spring
5 67 (43.51%) JavaScript
6 66 (42.86%) Jenkins
7 64 (41.56%) J2EE
7 64 (41.56%) XML
8 62 (40.26%) HTML
9 51 (33.12%) Gradle
10 50 (32.47%) JSON
11 49 (31.82%) Hibernate
12 47 (30.52%) CSS
13 44 (28.57%) Selenium
14 43 (27.92%) JMS
15 41 (26.62%) Linux
16 40 (25.97%) Degree
17 39 (25.32%) Software Engineering
18 38 (24.68%) Web Services
19 37 (24.03%) TDD
20 36 (23.38%) Ajax
20 36 (23.38%) Java EE
20 36 (23.38%) Git (software)
21 34 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
21 34 (22.08%) JUnit
22 33 (21.43%) OO
22 33 (21.43%) JBoss
23 32 (20.78%) SOAP
23 32 (20.78%) Scrum
23 32 (20.78%) Computer Science

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 33 (21.43%) JBoss
2 26 (16.88%) Tomcat
3 24 (15.58%) WebSphere
4 23 (14.94%) WebLogic
5 22 (14.29%) GlassFish
6 6 (3.90%) Apache
7 4 (2.60%) Confluence
8 3 (1.95%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.95%) CMS
8 3 (1.95%) IIS
8 3 (1.95%) nginx
9 2 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.04%) SaaS
2 9 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.60%) GitHub
4 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.30%) Bluemix
5 2 (1.30%) Force.com
5 2 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.30%) Route 53
5 2 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.29%) HTTP
2 18 (11.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.65%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.69%) MongoDB
2 14 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.14%) MySQL
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.60%) Hazelcast
6 4 (2.60%) Riak
7 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.30%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.65%) Big Data
9 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.65%) DB2
9 1 (0.65%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 125 (81.17%) Maven
2 66 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 51 (33.12%) Gradle
4 44 (28.57%) Selenium
5 36 (23.38%) Git (software)
6 34 (22.08%) JUnit
7 32 (20.78%) Subversion
8 20 (12.99%) Cucumber
8 20 (12.99%) Eclipse
8 20 (12.99%) JIRA
9 12 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (7.79%) Grunt
9 12 (7.79%) Mocha
9 12 (7.79%) WebDriver
10 9 (5.84%) IntelliJ
11 8 (5.19%) Hudson
11 8 (5.19%) JMeter
11 8 (5.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (5.19%) TestNG
12 7 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 12 (7.79%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Games
2 7 (4.55%) Military
2 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.25%) Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (53.25%) Developer
2 44 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 37 (24.03%) Senior Developer
4 29 (18.83%) Senior Java Developer
4 29 (18.83%) Software Engineer
5 23 (14.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (11.04%) Java Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.84%) Architect
10 9 (5.84%) Lead Software Engineer
11 8 (5.19%) Developer in Test
11 8 (5.19%) Software Architect
12 7 (4.55%) Python Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (4.55%) UI Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (50.00%) Spring
2 64 (41.56%) J2EE
2 64 (41.56%) XML
3 62 (40.26%) HTML
4 50 (32.47%) JSON
5 49 (31.82%) Hibernate
6 47 (30.52%) CSS
7 43 (27.92%) JMS
8 38 (24.68%) Web Services
9 36 (23.38%) Ajax
9 36 (23.38%) Java EE
10 32 (20.78%) SOAP
11 25 (16.23%) RESTful
12 23 (14.94%) JDBC
13 22 (14.29%) Swing
14 21 (13.64%) JSP
15 20 (12.99%) Servlets
15 20 (12.99%) Spring MVC
16 19 (12.34%) REST
16 19 (12.34%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.78%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.39%) User Experience
3 8 (5.19%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.90%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.25%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (3.25%) Physics
7 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.30%) Blog
8 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.30%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.62%) Linux
2 20 (12.99%) Unix
3 10 (6.49%) Windows
4 8 (5.19%) Solaris
5 5 (3.25%) Android
6 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.32%) Software Engineering
3 37 (24.03%) TDD
4 34 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (21.43%) OO
6 32 (20.78%) Scrum
7 25 (16.23%) UML
8 23 (14.94%) Unit Testing
9 22 (14.29%) Open Source
10 21 (13.64%) DevOps
11 20 (12.99%) MVC
11 20 (12.99%) User Stories
12 18 (11.69%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (11.69%) Refactoring
13 16 (10.39%) Regression Testing
14 15 (9.74%) Configuration Management
15 13 (8.44%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (8.44%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (7.79%) Software Architecture
17 11 (7.14%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (83.12%) Java
2 67 (43.51%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.83%) Python
3 29 (18.83%) SQL
4 22 (14.29%) Groovy
4 22 (14.29%) Perl
5 18 (11.69%) Bash Shell
6 16 (10.39%) C++
7 11 (7.14%) C
8 10 (6.49%) Ruby
9 7 (4.55%) C#
10 5 (3.25%) PHP
11 2 (1.30%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.30%) AspectJ
11 2 (1.30%) Scala
12 1 (0.65%) Jython
12 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.65%) SOQL
12 1 (0.65%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 40 (25.97%) Degree
2 12 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) ISEB
4 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
1 6 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (14.94%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (14.94%) Puppet
2 9 (5.84%) Ansible
3 5 (3.25%) Salt
4 2 (1.30%) Graylog
4 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.30%) Kibana
4 2 (1.30%) logstash
4 2 (1.30%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.65%) Nagios
5 1 (0.65%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 25 (16.23%) Oracle
2 7 (4.55%) VMware
3 6 (3.90%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (3.90%) Coverity
4 5 (3.25%) Dynatrace
4 5 (3.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.25%) Splunk
5 4 (2.60%) New Relic
6 3 (1.95%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.95%) IBM
7 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) F5
8 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds
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