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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
UK
Rank 482 483 477
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 405 528 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 2.87% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 274 416 504
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15937 18372 17271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.10% 17.96% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13491 15777 14631
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 February 2017 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 19 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
England +26 391 £52,500 +5.00% 57
London +13 155 £60,000 +4.34% 31
South East +46 92 £47,500 -5.94% 12
East of England +63 53 £50,000 +42.85% 3
South West -34 35 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Essex +50 34 £67,500 +92.85% 1
Berkshire +65 30 £48,750 -7.14% 3
Reading +51 28 £46,250 -16.36% 2
Hampshire +41 26 £45,000 -25.00% 4
North West 0 26 £47,500 +5.55% 2
City of London +18 25 £67,500 +12.50% 10
Manchester -19 17 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Colchester +15 16 £67,500 +92.85% 1
Wiltshire +16 15 £45,000 +28.57%
Yorkshire +20 14 £42,500 -5.55% 5
South Yorkshire +10 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Milton Keynes +25 12 £50,000 +40.84%
Buckinghamshire +13 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire +13 12 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Swindon - 11 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 9 £50,000 -41.17% 2
Suffolk - 9 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 9 £45,000 -
Scotland +26 8 £55,000 -
Sheffield +13 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Stockport +8 8 £50,000 +29.03%
East Midlands +6 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Nottingham -1 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Oxford +7 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for Ant.

1 646 (87.06%) Java
2 585 (78.84%) Maven
3 434 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
4 335 (45.15%) Spring
5 326 (43.94%) Jenkins
6 282 (38.01%) SQL
7 247 (33.29%) Hibernate
8 246 (33.15%) Web Services
9 245 (33.02%) JavaScript
10 240 (32.35%) Gradle
11 231 (31.13%) Git (software)
12 225 (30.32%) J2EE
13 222 (29.92%) Linux
14 211 (28.44%) XML
14 211 (28.44%) Subversion
15 208 (28.03%) JMS
16 200 (26.95%) JUnit
17 197 (26.55%) Oracle
18 194 (26.15%) HTML
19 175 (23.58%) Python
20 174 (23.45%) OO
21 173 (23.32%) Finance
22 172 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
23 170 (22.91%) Scrum
24 167 (22.51%) SOAP
25 166 (22.37%) CSS
26 163 (21.97%) JBoss
27 162 (21.83%) Tomcat
28 160 (21.56%) DevOps
29 152 (20.49%) TDD

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
1 163 (21.97%) JBoss
2 162 (21.83%) Tomcat
3 137 (18.46%) WebLogic
4 132 (17.79%) WebSphere
5 88 (11.86%) Apache
6 80 (10.78%) GlassFish
7 39 (5.26%) nginx
8 27 (3.64%) Jetty
9 23 (3.10%) OpenStack
9 23 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 22 (2.96%) Confluence
11 20 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (2.43%) CMS
13 17 (2.29%) Apache Solr
13 17 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (2.02%) IIS
15 14 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 12 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
17 7 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 6 (0.81%) Alfresco
Applications
1 19 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (6.33%) SaaS
3 25 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.56%) IaaS
5 11 (1.48%) Force.com
6 9 (1.21%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.08%) PaaS
8 6 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.81%) GitHub
9 4 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.27%) Office 365
10 2 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.13%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.68%) HTTP
2 48 (6.47%) FTP
3 29 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.43%) Internet
5 15 (2.02%) HTTPS
6 13 (1.75%) SNMP
7 11 (1.48%) DNS
8 6 (0.81%) VoIP
9 4 (0.54%) Network Security
10 3 (0.40%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.40%) VLAN
11 2 (0.27%) PuTTY
11 2 (0.27%) SAN
11 2 (0.27%) Skype
11 2 (0.27%) WinSCP
12 1 (0.13%) Firewall
12 1 (0.13%) NAS
12 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.04%) Relational Database
2 78 (10.51%) NoSQL
3 65 (8.76%) MySQL
4 60 (8.09%) MongoDB
4 60 (8.09%) RDBMS
5 45 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 38 (5.12%) SQL Server
7 36 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (3.37%) InterSystems Cache
10 22 (2.96%) DB2
11 16 (2.16%) Hadoop
12 15 (2.02%) Big Data
13 12 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (1.48%) Data Mining
14 11 (1.48%) JasperReports
15 9 (1.21%) GIS
16 8 (1.08%) CouchDB
17 6 (0.81%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 585 (78.84%) Maven
2 326 (43.94%) Jenkins
3 240 (32.35%) Gradle
4 231 (31.13%) Git (software)
5 211 (28.44%) Subversion
6 200 (26.95%) JUnit
7 133 (17.92%) Eclipse
8 107 (14.42%) Selenium
9 83 (11.19%) Hudson
10 77 (10.38%) JIRA
11 61 (8.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 50 (6.74%) IntelliJ
13 44 (5.93%) Sonatype Nexus
14 43 (5.80%) Cucumber
15 33 (4.45%) Mockito
16 27 (3.64%) TeamCity
17 23 (3.10%) SoapUI
18 20 (2.70%) FitNesse
19 18 (2.43%) Mercurial
20 17 (2.29%) Grunt
General
1 173 (23.32%) Finance
2 82 (11.05%) Banking
3 32 (4.31%) Games
4 20 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.16%) Military
6 14 (1.89%) Advertising
7 13 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.62%) Retail
9 8 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.08%) Marketing
10 6 (0.81%) Front Office
11 5 (0.67%) Back Office
11 5 (0.67%) Billing
11 5 (0.67%) Publishing
12 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) Law
13 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 478 (64.42%) Developer
2 370 (49.87%) Java Developer
3 155 (20.89%) Senior Developer
4 137 (18.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 89 (11.99%) Software Engineer
6 83 (11.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 82 (11.05%) Java Engineer
8 60 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 36 (4.85%) Senior Software Engineer
10 32 (4.31%) Lead Developer
11 28 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 26 (3.50%) Java Software Developer
13 24 (3.23%) Agile Developer
13 24 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
14 23 (3.10%) Senior Java Engineer
15 22 (2.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 22 (2.96%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 21 (2.83%) Architect
17 20 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
18 19 (2.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (45.15%) Spring
2 247 (33.29%) Hibernate
3 246 (33.15%) Web Services
4 225 (30.32%) J2EE
5 211 (28.44%) XML
6 208 (28.03%) JMS
7 194 (26.15%) HTML
8 167 (22.51%) SOAP
9 166 (22.37%) CSS
10 140 (18.87%) REST
11 130 (17.52%) RESTful
12 110 (14.82%) JSP
13 106 (14.29%) Java EE
14 94 (12.67%) JSON
15 79 (10.65%) JDBC
16 65 (8.76%) Spring MVC
17 64 (8.63%) JPA
18 63 (8.49%) Ajax
18 63 (8.49%) Swing
19 62 (8.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.94%) Computer Science
2 44 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.50%) User Experience
5 18 (2.43%) Data Structures
5 18 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (2.43%) Visualisation
6 16 (2.16%) Fintech
6 16 (2.16%) iPad
7 15 (2.02%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.89%) Data Centre
9 12 (1.62%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.08%) Equities
10 8 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.08%) Online Games
11 7 (0.94%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.81%) Linked Data
12 6 (0.81%) OTC Derivatives
12 6 (0.81%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 222 (29.92%) Linux
2 141 (19.00%) Unix
3 126 (16.98%) Windows
4 31 (4.18%) Solaris
5 24 (3.23%) Android
6 23 (3.10%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.29%) Windows Server
8 16 (2.16%) Apple iOS
8 16 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.21%) CentOS
10 8 (1.08%) Fedora
11 5 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.13%) VMS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (23.45%) OO
3 172 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
4 170 (22.91%) Scrum
5 160 (21.56%) DevOps
6 152 (20.49%) TDD
7 146 (19.68%) Software Engineering
8 103 (13.88%) SOA
9 99 (13.34%) Configuration Management
10 98 (13.21%) MVC
11 89 (11.99%) UML
12 82 (11.05%) SDLC
13 77 (10.38%) Microservices
14 72 (9.70%) Open Source
15 69 (9.30%) Unit Testing
16 67 (9.03%) OOP
17 57 (7.68%) Continuous Delivery
18 56 (7.55%) Multithreading
19 51 (6.87%) E-Commerce
20 48 (6.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 646 (87.06%) Java
2 282 (38.01%) SQL
3 245 (33.02%) JavaScript
4 175 (23.58%) Python
5 89 (11.99%) Shell Script
6 87 (11.73%) Groovy
7 80 (10.78%) PL/SQL
8 73 (9.84%) Bash Shell
9 70 (9.43%) Perl
10 65 (8.76%) Ruby
11 54 (7.28%) C
12 46 (6.20%) C++
13 42 (5.66%) PowerShell
14 39 (5.26%) C#
15 23 (3.10%) Scala
16 20 (2.70%) BeanShell
16 20 (2.70%) XPath
17 19 (2.56%) Go
18 17 (2.29%) PHP
19 15 (2.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (16.44%) Degree
2 31 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.35%) HND
5 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) ISEB
6 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.27%) MCP
6 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.36%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) MiFID
3 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.40%) HL7
4 3 (0.40%) SDET
5 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.27%) EMIR
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (7.28%) Docker
2 31 (4.18%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 7 (0.94%) vSphere
5 6 (0.81%) vCloud
6 5 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.67%) Samba
6 5 (0.67%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.40%) iptables
7 3 (0.40%) KVM
7 3 (0.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.13%) HDFS
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 95 (12.80%) Opscode Chef
2 89 (11.99%) Puppet
3 75 (10.11%) Ansible
4 19 (2.56%) Salt
5 16 (2.16%) Terraform
6 12 (1.62%) rkt
7 8 (1.08%) Packer
8 7 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.94%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.67%) Control-M
10 3 (0.40%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.27%) Nagios
12 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.13%) Mesos
12 1 (0.13%) Opsview
12 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 197 (26.55%) Oracle
2 46 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.85%) Splunk
4 34 (4.58%) Google
5 32 (4.31%) VMware
6 30 (4.04%) Adobe
7 25 (3.37%) Altova
7 25 (3.37%) ILOG
8 23 (3.10%) Solace
9 19 (2.56%) Perforce
10 16 (2.16%) IBM
11 14 (1.89%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.75%) Talend
13 12 (1.62%) Fiorano
13 12 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.62%) WSO2
14 11 (1.48%) hybris
15 10 (1.35%) Sybase
16 7 (0.94%) CA Agile Central
16 7 (0.94%) Red Hat
North Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £200,000 to £250,000 per annum including Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Yoh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £115,000 to £135,000 per annum plus bonus from £60,000 to £120,00
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Ascential Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Piksel
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Ascential Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 25 days ago