The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 193 157 167
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 42 100 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 1.70% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.21% 8.17% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 63
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
997 1224 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.58% 20.76% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1030 895
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Ant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Ant Salary Trend in the South West

Ant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram in the South West

Ant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Wiltshire +12 14 £35,000 - 4
Bristol -41 9 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Dorset +11 5 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire +5 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Somerset -18 1 £56,000 +1.81%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 122 (95.31%) Java
2 111 (86.72%) Maven
3 108 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (71.09%) Spring
5 87 (67.97%) HTML
6 78 (60.94%) JavaScript
7 77 (60.16%) CSS
8 76 (59.38%) Web Services
9 69 (53.91%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (50.78%) Degree
11 59 (46.09%) HTML5
12 58 (45.31%) Hibernate
13 53 (41.41%) Computer Science
13 53 (41.41%) Apache Ivy
14 52 (40.63%) Finance
14 52 (40.63%) Subversion
14 52 (40.63%) SDLC
15 49 (38.28%) MVC
15 49 (38.28%) Jenkins
16 48 (37.50%) MongoDB
16 48 (37.50%) SOAP
16 48 (37.50%) UML
16 48 (37.50%) OO
17 47 (36.72%) XML
17 47 (36.72%) TDD
17 47 (36.72%) JPA
18 46 (35.94%) Spring MVC
18 46 (35.94%) Banking
18 46 (35.94%) SQL
19 45 (35.16%) Telecoms

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 38 (29.69%) Alfresco
1 38 (29.69%) Joomla!
2 19 (14.84%) WebSphere
3 18 (14.06%) Apache
4 16 (12.50%) JBoss
5 12 (9.38%) WebLogic
6 9 (7.03%) Confluence
7 8 (6.25%) OpenStack
8 7 (5.47%) Tomcat
9 6 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (3.91%) GlassFish
11 3 (2.34%) nginx
12 1 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.78%) CMS
12 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.25%) SaaS
3 6 (4.69%) Google App Engine
3 6 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.34%) IaaS
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.34%) Route 53
4 3 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (33.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 20 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
4 16 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 14 (10.94%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.91%) MySQL
7 4 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.34%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.34%) OrientDB
8 3 (2.34%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.56%) Big Data
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 111 (86.72%) Maven
2 53 (41.41%) Apache Ivy
3 52 (40.63%) Subversion
4 49 (38.28%) Jenkins
5 45 (35.16%) Git (software)
6 38 (29.69%) Eclipse
7 30 (23.44%) JUnit
8 25 (19.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 22 (17.19%) Artifactory
10 17 (13.28%) Gradle
11 16 (12.50%) Hudson
11 16 (12.50%) JIRA
12 15 (11.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (10.94%) Cucumber
14 10 (7.81%) Selenium
15 9 (7.03%) NetBeans
16 8 (6.25%) IntelliJ
17 5 (3.91%) ClearCase
17 5 (3.91%) JMeter
18 4 (3.13%) JBehave
General
1 52 (40.63%) Finance
2 46 (35.94%) Banking
3 45 (35.16%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.59%) Financial Institution
5 7 (5.47%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.34%) Back Office
8 2 (1.56%) Automotive
8 2 (1.56%) French Language
8 2 (1.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (66.41%) Developer
2 63 (49.22%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 19 (14.84%) Software Engineer
5 14 (10.94%) Java Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Java Software Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Build Engineer
9 7 (5.47%) Applications Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (5.47%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.69%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Linux Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Scala Software Engineer
10 6 (4.69%) Unix Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (71.09%) Spring
2 87 (67.97%) HTML
3 77 (60.16%) CSS
4 76 (59.38%) Web Services
5 59 (46.09%) HTML5
6 58 (45.31%) Hibernate
7 48 (37.50%) SOAP
8 47 (36.72%) JPA
8 47 (36.72%) XML
9 46 (35.94%) Spring MVC
10 43 (33.59%) Spring Web Flow
10 43 (33.59%) WSDL
11 42 (32.81%) AngularJS
12 41 (32.03%) XHTML
13 38 (29.69%) Apache Flex
13 38 (29.69%) Dojo
14 25 (19.53%) J2EE
15 23 (17.97%) jQuery
16 20 (15.63%) Backbone.js
16 20 (15.63%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (41.41%) Computer Science
2 35 (27.34%) RIA
3 19 (14.84%) Client/Server
3 19 (14.84%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (14.84%) N-Tier
4 13 (10.16%) Digital Media
5 10 (7.81%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.34%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.34%) Blog
6 3 (2.34%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.34%) Fintech
7 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) Android
1 38 (29.69%) Apple iOS
2 34 (26.56%) Linux
3 9 (7.03%) Unix
4 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.34%) Windows
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Debian
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (53.91%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (40.63%) SDLC
4 49 (38.28%) MVC
5 48 (37.50%) OO
5 48 (37.50%) UML
6 47 (36.72%) TDD
7 44 (34.38%) Open Source
8 39 (30.47%) Unit Testing
8 39 (30.47%) Web Development
9 38 (29.69%) Android Development
9 38 (29.69%) iOS Development
9 38 (29.69%) Mobile Development
10 31 (24.22%) Software Engineering
11 26 (20.31%) OOA/OOD
12 20 (15.63%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 20 (15.63%) SEO
13 17 (13.28%) BDD
13 17 (13.28%) Graceful Degradation
13 17 (13.28%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 122 (95.31%) Java
2 78 (60.94%) JavaScript
3 46 (35.94%) SQL
4 22 (17.19%) PHP
5 12 (9.38%) Python
6 8 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.47%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.69%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.69%) Clojure
8 6 (4.69%) Erlang
8 6 (4.69%) Go
8 6 (4.69%) Haskell
8 6 (4.69%) Scala
9 5 (3.91%) C
9 5 (3.91%) C#
9 5 (3.91%) Perl
10 4 (3.13%) C++
10 4 (3.13%) Ruby
11 3 (2.34%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (50.78%) Degree
2 39 (30.47%) Security Cleared
3 38 (29.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) ISEB
4 4 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.75%) QA
2 10 (7.81%) ISO15022
2 10 (7.81%) ISO20022
3 2 (1.56%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (14.06%) Docker
2 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.38%) Xen
4 6 (4.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.69%) Puppet
2 3 (2.34%) Ansible
2 3 (2.34%) Graylog
2 3 (2.34%) Kibana
2 3 (2.34%) logstash
2 3 (2.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (30.47%) Adobe
2 32 (25.00%) Oracle
3 14 (10.94%) VMware
4 7 (5.47%) BEA
4 7 (5.47%) Sybase
5 6 (4.69%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.69%) Google
6 5 (3.91%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.34%) SAP
9 2 (1.56%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
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