The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 518 471 413
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -58
Permanent jobs citing Ant 503 634 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.57% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 3.45% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 343 495 678
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18719 18361 19320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.13% 16.37% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16081 15378 16013
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant within the UK.

Ant Salary Trend in the UK

Ant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Ant Salary Histogram in the UK

Ant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
England -33 479 £50,000 - 54
London -46 188 £62,500 +13.63% 21
South East -55 90 £50,500 +9.18% 7
South West +21 79 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Bristol +30 56 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +41 40 £40,000 -33.33% 7
South Yorkshire +42 31 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands -30 24 £45,000 -
City of London +9 23 £60,000 - 2
Surrey -4 23 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East Midlands +25 22 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North West +13 21 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Nottinghamshire +25 20 £35,000 -
Nottingham +17 19 £35,000 -
Birmingham -23 18 £40,000 -11.11%
Wiltshire - 18 £35,000 - 1
Sheffield - 17 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire -8 16 £66,250 +65.62% 2
Guildford +18 15 - - 1
Manchester -1 15 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Kent -17 15 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Chippenham - 15 £35,000 -
Scotland -21 14 £45,000 - 2
Doncaster +16 13 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow -18 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East of England -27 13 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Wimbledon -7 12 - -
Berkshire -10 11 £52,500 +7.69% 1
West Sussex -15 11 £51,500 +8.42%
Croydon - 9 £62,500 -

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 with a requirement for Ant.

1 905 (87.44%) Java
2 693 (66.96%) Maven
3 617 (59.61%) Agile Software Development
4 457 (44.15%) Spring
5 450 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 404 (39.03%) Web Services
7 396 (38.26%) SQL
8 377 (36.43%) Git (software)
9 374 (36.14%) Jenkins
10 372 (35.94%) XML
11 331 (31.98%) HTML
12 329 (31.79%) Subversion
13 323 (31.21%) Linux
14 319 (30.82%) J2EE
15 306 (29.57%) Oracle
16 299 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
17 289 (27.92%) JUnit
18 283 (27.34%) Hibernate
18 283 (27.34%) TDD
19 265 (25.60%) Eclipse
20 258 (24.93%) CSS
20 258 (24.93%) Finance
21 253 (24.44%) Scrum
22 251 (24.25%) Tomcat
23 250 (24.15%) JSP
24 234 (22.61%) SOAP
25 232 (22.42%) OO
26 203 (19.61%) Degree
27 194 (18.74%) Unit Testing
28 183 (17.68%) REST

Ant
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 251 (24.25%) Tomcat
2 170 (16.43%) JBoss
3 152 (14.69%) WebSphere
4 141 (13.62%) WebLogic
5 126 (12.17%) Apache
6 50 (4.83%) CMS
7 47 (4.54%) Alfresco
8 46 (4.44%) Joomla!
9 39 (3.77%) Jetty
10 36 (3.48%) Node.js
11 28 (2.71%) Documentum
12 26 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
13 25 (2.42%) nginx
14 24 (2.32%) Apache Solr
14 24 (2.32%) GlassFish
15 22 (2.13%) OpenStack
16 21 (2.03%) Cloud Foundry
17 20 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
18 17 (1.64%) ATG Dynamo
18 17 (1.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (0.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.097%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.097%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (0.68%) Eloqua
1 7 (0.68%) Magento
2 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.097%) FastStats
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.097%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.13%) Force.com
3 20 (1.93%) Bluemix
4 18 (1.74%) SaaS
5 17 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (1.26%) Google App Engine
6 13 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.77%) GitHub
9 7 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.68%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.29%) IaaS
12 2 (0.19%) PaaS
13 1 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.097%) Heroku
13 1 (0.097%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 91 (8.79%) Internet
2 22 (2.13%) DNS
3 19 (1.84%) LDAP
4 18 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.55%) SAN
6 14 (1.35%) Multicast
7 13 (1.26%) HTTP
8 12 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (1.16%) iSCSI
8 12 (1.16%) NetScaler
8 12 (1.16%) tcpdump
8 12 (1.16%) Wireshark
9 11 (1.06%) SSL
9 11 (1.06%) VLAN
10 8 (0.77%) BIG-IP
11 7 (0.68%) SSH
12 6 (0.58%) AMQP
12 6 (0.58%) Firewall
13 5 (0.48%) iBeacon
13 5 (0.48%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (16.14%) Relational Database
2 161 (15.56%) MySQL
3 154 (14.88%) SQL Server
4 115 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 80 (7.73%) Oracle Database
6 65 (6.28%) MongoDB
7 64 (6.18%) NoSQL
8 35 (3.38%) Big Data
9 28 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (2.03%) DB2
11 19 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (1.26%) Redis
13 12 (1.16%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
16 6 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.58%) OrientDB
17 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 693 (66.96%) Maven
2 377 (36.43%) Git (software)
3 374 (36.14%) Jenkins
4 329 (31.79%) Subversion
5 289 (27.92%) JUnit
6 265 (25.60%) Eclipse
7 171 (16.52%) Gradle
8 138 (13.33%) JIRA
9 136 (13.14%) Hudson
10 122 (11.79%) Mockito
11 105 (10.14%) Selenium
12 85 (8.21%) Apache Ivy
13 80 (7.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 79 (7.63%) Cucumber
15 61 (5.89%) Sonatype Nexus
16 50 (4.83%) SoapUI
17 45 (4.35%) TeamCity
18 42 (4.06%) Artifactory
19 37 (3.57%) IntelliJ
20 31 (3.00%) Log4j
General
1 258 (24.93%) Finance
2 132 (12.75%) Banking
3 95 (9.18%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.15%) Retail
5 35 (3.38%) Games
6 32 (3.09%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.13%) Marketing
8 14 (1.35%) Advertising
9 13 (1.26%) Aerospace
10 12 (1.16%) Back Office
10 12 (1.16%) Law
10 12 (1.16%) Publishing
11 8 (0.77%) Front Office
11 8 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.48%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.39%) Automotive
15 3 (0.29%) Legal
16 2 (0.19%) Electronics
17 1 (0.097%) French Language
Job Titles
1 606 (58.55%) Developer
2 466 (45.02%) Java Developer
3 173 (16.71%) Senior Developer
4 116 (11.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 106 (10.24%) Java Engineer
6 104 (10.05%) Software Engineer
7 66 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 55 (5.31%) Architect
8 55 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 45 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
9 45 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 44 (4.25%) Agile Developer
10 44 (4.25%) Agile Java Developer
11 35 (3.38%) Analyst
12 33 (3.19%) Java Software Developer
13 32 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (3.00%) Lead Developer
15 28 (2.71%) Linux Engineer
15 28 (2.71%) Software Developer
16 26 (2.51%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (44.15%) Spring
2 404 (39.03%) Web Services
3 372 (35.94%) XML
4 331 (31.98%) HTML
5 319 (30.82%) J2EE
6 283 (27.34%) Hibernate
7 258 (24.93%) CSS
8 250 (24.15%) JSP
9 234 (22.61%) SOAP
10 183 (17.68%) REST
11 180 (17.39%) JMS
12 154 (14.88%) RESTful
13 151 (14.59%) Servlets
14 149 (14.40%) jQuery
15 144 (13.91%) JSON
16 130 (12.56%) Spring MVC
17 126 (12.17%) JPA
18 125 (12.08%) Java EE
19 120 (11.59%) JDBC
20 118 (11.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 139 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 59 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (4.25%) iPad
4 43 (4.15%) RIA
5 38 (3.67%) N-Tier
6 37 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 36 (3.48%) Inversion of Control
8 35 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (2.61%) Data Integration
10 26 (2.51%) Digital Media
11 22 (2.13%) Online Games
11 22 (2.13%) Social Media
12 20 (1.93%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.84%) Blog
14 18 (1.74%) SWIFT
15 14 (1.35%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.26%) Mobile App
17 12 (1.16%) Cybercrime
17 12 (1.16%) HP StoreVirtual
17 12 (1.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 323 (31.21%) Linux
2 161 (15.56%) Unix
3 139 (13.43%) Windows
4 64 (6.18%) Android
5 62 (5.99%) Apple iOS
6 34 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (3.00%) Windows Server
8 15 (1.45%) CentOS
9 14 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (1.26%) Solaris
11 12 (1.16%) Mac OS
11 12 (1.16%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.39%) HPUX
13 3 (0.29%) Debian
14 2 (0.19%) SUSE
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.097%) MVS
15 1 (0.097%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.097%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (59.61%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
3 283 (27.34%) TDD
4 253 (24.44%) Scrum
5 232 (22.42%) OO
6 194 (18.74%) Unit Testing
7 183 (17.68%) SDLC
8 176 (17.00%) MVC
8 176 (17.00%) UML
9 161 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 143 (13.82%) Web Development
11 135 (13.04%) Open Source
12 120 (11.59%) E-Commerce
13 119 (11.50%) SOA
14 117 (11.30%) BDD
15 111 (10.72%) DevOps
16 107 (10.34%) Release Management
17 93 (8.99%) Configuration Management
18 81 (7.83%) Mobile Development
19 76 (7.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 905 (87.44%) Java
2 450 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 396 (38.26%) SQL
4 169 (16.33%) Python
5 116 (11.21%) PL/SQL
6 110 (10.63%) Ruby
7 107 (10.34%) PHP
8 96 (9.28%) Bash Shell
9 78 (7.54%) Shell Script
10 76 (7.34%) C++
11 75 (7.25%) Perl
12 73 (7.05%) Scala
13 70 (6.76%) C#
14 48 (4.64%) PowerShell
15 42 (4.06%) Groovy
16 34 (3.29%) C
17 33 (3.19%) T-SQL
18 28 (2.71%) VBScript
19 27 (2.61%) Clojure
20 26 (2.51%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 203 (19.61%) Degree
2 60 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.06%) RHCE
6 9 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (0.87%) Sun Certification
7 8 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.48%) ISEB
8 5 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.097%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (12.08%) QA
2 18 (1.74%) ISO15022
2 18 (1.74%) ISO20022
3 13 (1.26%) SLA
4 6 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.39%) SDET
6 1 (0.097%) HL7
System Software
1 67 (6.47%) Docker
2 66 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.09%) Xen
4 15 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.26%) LXC
5 13 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.16%) NFS
7 10 (0.97%) iptables
8 6 (0.58%) KVM
9 3 (0.29%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.097%) vCloud
11 1 (0.097%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 99 (9.57%) Puppet
2 86 (8.31%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (3.57%) Ansible
4 34 (3.29%) Nagios
5 16 (1.55%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.16%) BladeLogic
6 12 (1.16%) Control-M
6 12 (1.16%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
8 7 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 6 (0.58%) MOM
9 6 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 5 (0.48%) Salt
11 3 (0.29%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.097%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.097%) SELinux
Vendors
1 306 (29.57%) Oracle
2 68 (6.57%) VMware
3 56 (5.41%) IBM
4 53 (5.12%) Adobe
5 47 (4.54%) ATG
6 44 (4.25%) hybris
7 37 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 37 (3.57%) Sybase
8 35 (3.38%) BEA
9 32 (3.09%) Google
10 28 (2.71%) TIBCO
11 26 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
12 23 (2.22%) ServiceNow
13 22 (2.13%) Microsoft
13 22 (2.13%) Splunk
14 20 (1.93%) Informatica
15 17 (1.64%) Demandware
15 17 (1.64%) HP
16 14 (1.35%) Citrix
17 13 (1.26%) Perforce
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £32500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago