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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
England / South West
Rank 205 166 220
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +54
Permanent jobs citing Ant 36 93 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 1.59% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 8.43% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 83 23
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
1151 1103 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.82% 18.89% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 958 952 983
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,750
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
Wiltshire +16 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
Bristol -62 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Dorset +34 3 - -
Somerset -9 1 - -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 50 (100.00%) Maven
2 48 (96.00%) Java
3 41 (82.00%) Spring
4 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (70.00%) Hibernate
6 30 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 29 (58.00%) JUnit
8 26 (52.00%) MVC
9 25 (50.00%) TDD
10 23 (46.00%) HTML
11 21 (42.00%) Subversion
11 21 (42.00%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (38.00%) Scrum
12 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
12 19 (38.00%) SQL
13 18 (36.00%) Web Services
13 18 (36.00%) Spring MVC
13 18 (36.00%) Selenium
14 17 (34.00%) Unit Testing
15 15 (30.00%) Apache
15 15 (30.00%) Gradle
16 14 (28.00%) SDLC
16 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
16 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
16 14 (28.00%) XML
16 14 (28.00%) CSS
17 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
17 13 (26.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (26.00%) SOAP
17 13 (26.00%) IntelliJ

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 15 (30.00%) Apache
2 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.00%) Alfresco
3 5 (10.00%) Joomla!
4 4 (8.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (100.00%) Maven
2 30 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 29 (58.00%) JUnit
4 21 (42.00%) Subversion
5 18 (36.00%) Selenium
6 15 (30.00%) Gradle
7 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 13 (26.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
8 13 (26.00%) IntelliJ
9 12 (24.00%) JIRA
10 10 (20.00%) Eclipse
11 7 (14.00%) JMeter
12 6 (12.00%) Liquibase
12 6 (12.00%) Mockito
12 6 (12.00%) Robot Framework
13 5 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (10.00%) QUnit
14 1 (2.00%) Hudson
14 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Military
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 32 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (26.00%) Java Engineer
5 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
6 12 (24.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (22.00%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (18.00%) Java Programmer
8 9 (18.00%) Programmer
8 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Programmer
8 9 (18.00%) Senior Programmer
9 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (14.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
11 5 (10.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (82.00%) Spring
2 35 (70.00%) Hibernate
3 23 (46.00%) HTML
4 18 (36.00%) Spring MVC
4 18 (36.00%) Web Services
5 14 (28.00%) CSS
5 14 (28.00%) XML
6 13 (26.00%) SOAP
7 12 (24.00%) JPA
8 10 (20.00%) Dojo
8 10 (20.00%) RESTful
9 9 (18.00%) JSON
10 7 (14.00%) Apache Flex
10 7 (14.00%) JSF
11 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.00%) Backbone.js
11 6 (12.00%) jQuery
11 6 (12.00%) JSP
11 6 (12.00%) Spring Security
11 6 (12.00%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) RIA
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
2 5 (10.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) MVC
3 25 (50.00%) TDD
4 21 (42.00%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (38.00%) Scrum
6 17 (34.00%) Unit Testing
7 14 (28.00%) SDLC
8 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.00%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (18.00%) OO
11 8 (16.00%) Web Development
12 7 (14.00%) Coaching
12 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
12 7 (14.00%) Open Source
13 6 (12.00%) AOP
13 6 (12.00%) Migration
13 6 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
14 5 (10.00%) Android Development
14 5 (10.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.00%) C
4 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.00%) Groovy
6 4 (8.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Adobe
3 2 (4.00%) ATG
3 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) VMware