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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 516 452 413
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -39
Permanent jobs citing Ant 473 634 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% 3.60% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 311 466 680
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 £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
17819 17624 19275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.08% 16.53% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15379 14716 16208
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 24 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 24 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 -29 455 £50,000 - 43
London -51 191 £62,500 +13.63% 12
South East -33 72 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South West +12 59 £42,500 -10.52% 8
Yorkshire +40 41 £40,000 -33.33% 7
Bristol +12 33 £42,500 +3.03% 2
West Midlands -23 32 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +50 29 £40,000 +21.21% 5
North West +13 28 £45,000 +23.28% 8
Birmingham -11 27 £42,500 -5.55%
Manchester -4 23 £45,000 +28.57% 5
City of London -3 19 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Hampshire +4 18 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Sheffield +38 17 £40,000 +21.21% 4
East Midlands +17 17 £45,000 +10.42% 2
Wimbledon -4 17 - -
East of England +1 16 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 14 £45,000 -
Surrey -7 14 £55,000 -4.34%
Wiltshire - 14 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham +14 13 £40,000 -
Scotland -20 13 £45,000 - 2
Guildford - 13 - -
Doncaster +18 11 £37,500 - 1
Essex +8 11 £58,750 +30.55% 1
West Sussex -12 11 £40,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -13 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Glasgow -28 11 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Chippenham - 10 £35,000 -
Kent -15 9 £44,000 -20.00%

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 863 (87.26%) Java
2 668 (67.54%) Maven
3 597 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
4 454 (45.90%) JavaScript
5 442 (44.69%) Spring
6 389 (39.33%) Web Services
7 379 (38.32%) SQL
8 374 (37.82%) XML
9 366 (37.01%) Git (software)
10 361 (36.50%) Jenkins
11 332 (33.57%) HTML
12 320 (32.36%) Linux
13 314 (31.75%) Subversion
14 312 (31.55%) J2EE
15 293 (29.63%) Oracle
16 288 (29.12%) Hibernate
17 286 (28.92%) Continuous Integration
18 265 (26.79%) JUnit
19 264 (26.69%) CSS
20 263 (26.59%) Finance
20 263 (26.59%) TDD
21 257 (25.99%) Eclipse
22 237 (23.96%) Tomcat
23 236 (23.86%) OO
24 232 (23.46%) Scrum
25 229 (23.15%) JSP
26 228 (23.05%) SOAP
27 188 (19.01%) JMS
28 187 (18.91%) Degree
28 187 (18.91%) Gradle

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
1 237 (23.96%) Tomcat
2 162 (16.38%) JBoss
2 162 (16.38%) WebSphere
3 134 (13.55%) WebLogic
4 124 (12.54%) Apache
5 48 (4.85%) Jetty
6 46 (4.65%) CMS
7 45 (4.55%) Alfresco
8 44 (4.45%) Joomla!
9 31 (3.13%) nginx
10 29 (2.93%) Node.js
11 28 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
12 27 (2.73%) Documentum
12 27 (2.73%) GlassFish
13 26 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
14 25 (2.53%) Apache Solr
15 21 (2.12%) OpenStack
16 17 (1.72%) ATG Dynamo
16 17 (1.72%) Liferay
17 16 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 11 (1.11%) Eloqua
2 7 (0.71%) Magento
3 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.12%) SaaS
3 18 (1.82%) Force.com
4 17 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (1.52%) Bluemix
6 13 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (1.01%) Google App Engine
7 10 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.71%) GitHub
9 7 (0.71%) IaaS
9 7 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.40%) PaaS
12 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.10%) Heroku
13 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (8.09%) Internet
2 21 (2.12%) DNS
3 19 (1.92%) LDAP
4 14 (1.42%) SAN
5 13 (1.31%) SSL
6 12 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (1.21%) HTTP
6 12 (1.21%) iSCSI
6 12 (1.21%) Multicast
6 12 (1.21%) NetScaler
6 12 (1.21%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.21%) tcpdump
6 12 (1.21%) Wireshark
7 9 (0.91%) VLAN
8 8 (0.81%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.51%) iBeacon
9 5 (0.51%) NFC
10 4 (0.40%) AMQP
10 4 (0.40%) SSH
11 3 (0.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (16.99%) Relational Database
2 152 (15.37%) MySQL
3 140 (14.16%) SQL Server
4 113 (11.43%) RDBMS
5 71 (7.18%) Oracle Database
6 67 (6.77%) MongoDB
7 57 (5.76%) NoSQL
8 33 (3.34%) Big Data
9 30 (3.03%) DB2
10 27 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.31%) Redis
13 11 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.71%) OrientDB
16 6 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (0.51%) JasperReports
17 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 4 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 668 (67.54%) Maven
2 366 (37.01%) Git (software)
3 361 (36.50%) Jenkins
4 314 (31.75%) Subversion
5 265 (26.79%) JUnit
6 257 (25.99%) Eclipse
7 187 (18.91%) Gradle
8 137 (13.85%) JIRA
9 122 (12.34%) Mockito
10 121 (12.23%) Hudson
11 82 (8.29%) Selenium
12 80 (8.09%) Apache Ivy
13 75 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 68 (6.88%) Cucumber
15 60 (6.07%) Sonatype Nexus
16 49 (4.95%) TeamCity
17 45 (4.55%) SoapUI
18 38 (3.84%) Artifactory
19 35 (3.54%) Log4j
20 34 (3.44%) IntelliJ
General
1 263 (26.59%) Finance
2 131 (13.25%) Banking
3 85 (8.59%) Telecoms
4 38 (3.84%) Retail
5 33 (3.34%) Games
6 27 (2.73%) Financial Institution
7 25 (2.53%) Marketing
8 12 (1.21%) Aerospace
8 12 (1.21%) Law
9 11 (1.11%) Publishing
10 10 (1.01%) Advertising
10 10 (1.01%) Front Office
11 8 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.71%) Back Office
12 7 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.51%) Automotive
13 5 (0.51%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Legal
15 1 (0.10%) Electronics
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 585 (59.15%) Developer
2 440 (44.49%) Java Developer
3 182 (18.40%) Senior Developer
4 120 (12.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 105 (10.62%) Java Engineer
6 85 (8.59%) Software Engineer
7 61 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 57 (5.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 53 (5.36%) Architect
10 38 (3.84%) Agile Developer
10 38 (3.84%) Agile Java Developer
11 36 (3.64%) J2EE Developer
11 36 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 35 (3.54%) Analyst
13 29 (2.93%) Java Software Developer
14 28 (2.83%) Senior Java Engineer
14 28 (2.83%) Software Developer
15 27 (2.73%) Linux Engineer
15 27 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
16 26 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (44.69%) Spring
2 389 (39.33%) Web Services
3 374 (37.82%) XML
4 332 (33.57%) HTML
5 312 (31.55%) J2EE
6 288 (29.12%) Hibernate
7 264 (26.69%) CSS
8 229 (23.15%) JSP
9 228 (23.05%) SOAP
10 188 (19.01%) JMS
11 174 (17.59%) REST
12 159 (16.08%) RESTful
13 157 (15.87%) JSON
14 137 (13.85%) jQuery
15 136 (13.75%) Servlets
16 131 (13.25%) Java EE
17 126 (12.74%) Ajax
18 125 (12.64%) Spring MVC
19 123 (12.44%) JPA
20 107 (10.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 57 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.25%) iPad
4 41 (4.15%) RIA
5 38 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (3.34%) N-Tier
7 32 (3.24%) Client/Server
8 31 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
9 27 (2.73%) Data Integration
10 23 (2.33%) Online Games
10 23 (2.33%) Social Media
11 21 (2.12%) Digital Media
12 18 (1.82%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.72%) Blog
14 16 (1.62%) SWIFT
15 15 (1.52%) Data Structures
16 12 (1.21%) Cybercrime
16 12 (1.21%) Derivative
16 12 (1.21%) HP StoreVirtual
16 12 (1.21%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 320 (32.36%) Linux
2 172 (17.39%) Unix
3 135 (13.65%) Windows
4 59 (5.97%) Android
5 58 (5.86%) Apple iOS
6 31 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 20 (2.02%) CentOS
9 15 (1.52%) Solaris
10 12 (1.21%) Mac OS
10 12 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.51%) Debian
13 4 (0.40%) HPUX
14 1 (0.10%) AIX
14 1 (0.10%) MVS
14 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (28.92%) Continuous Integration
3 263 (26.59%) TDD
4 236 (23.86%) OO
5 232 (23.46%) Scrum
6 185 (18.71%) Unit Testing
7 177 (17.90%) SDLC
8 172 (17.39%) UML
9 170 (17.19%) MVC
10 144 (14.56%) Software Engineering
11 143 (14.46%) Web Development
12 139 (14.05%) Open Source
13 114 (11.53%) BDD
14 112 (11.32%) DevOps
15 108 (10.92%) E-Commerce
16 106 (10.72%) SOA
17 99 (10.01%) Release Management
18 97 (9.81%) Configuration Management
19 90 (9.10%) Mentoring
20 84 (8.49%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 863 (87.26%) Java
2 454 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 379 (38.32%) SQL
4 154 (15.57%) Python
5 120 (12.13%) PL/SQL
6 96 (9.71%) Ruby
7 93 (9.40%) Bash Shell
7 93 (9.40%) PHP
8 91 (9.20%) Shell Script
9 75 (7.58%) Perl
10 70 (7.08%) C++
11 67 (6.77%) C#
11 67 (6.77%) Scala
12 47 (4.75%) Groovy
13 44 (4.45%) PowerShell
14 34 (3.44%) T-SQL
15 33 (3.34%) C
16 28 (2.83%) VBScript
17 26 (2.63%) Clojure
18 23 (2.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 187 (18.91%) Degree
2 60 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 50 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.11%) DV Cleared
4 11 (1.11%) RHCE
5 9 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (0.91%) Sun Certification
6 8 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.61%) ISEB
8 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (12.34%) QA
2 16 (1.62%) ISO15022
2 16 (1.62%) ISO20022
3 13 (1.31%) SLA
4 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.30%) SDET
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 65 (6.57%) Docker
2 64 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.73%) Xen
4 13 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.21%) NFS
6 10 (1.01%) LXC
7 8 (0.81%) iptables
8 6 (0.61%) KVM
9 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.30%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.10%) vCloud
11 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 102 (10.31%) Puppet
2 91 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (4.15%) Ansible
4 30 (3.03%) Nagios
5 12 (1.21%) HAProxy
6 11 (1.11%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.91%) BladeLogic
7 9 (0.91%) Control-M
8 8 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 6 (0.61%) MOM
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.40%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.30%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.30%) Salt
12 2 (0.20%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
13 1 (0.10%) Mesos
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 293 (29.63%) Oracle
2 67 (6.77%) VMware
3 56 (5.66%) IBM
4 51 (5.16%) Adobe
5 44 (4.45%) ATG
6 38 (3.84%) hybris
7 37 (3.74%) ServiceNow
8 35 (3.54%) Red Hat
8 35 (3.54%) Sybase
9 29 (2.93%) BEA
10 28 (2.83%) TIBCO
11 27 (2.73%) Google
12 26 (2.63%) Splunk
13 25 (2.53%) Microsoft
14 23 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (2.02%) Informatica
16 16 (1.62%) SAP
17 15 (1.52%) HP
17 15 (1.52%) Talend
18 14 (1.42%) Demandware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £58000 - £69000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Metro Bank
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Metro Bank
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000 and stunning benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £70000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Etc.
Posted: 11 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £70000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago