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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 507 467 408
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -59
Permanent jobs citing Ant 487 621 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 3.29% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 363 454 618
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £73,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
17838 18876 18938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.19% 17.09% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15474 15842 15989
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
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 23 July 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 23 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
England -9 457 £50,000 -9.09% 70
London -68 159 £60,000 - 27
South East +30 95 £50,000 +11.11% 15
North West +45 52 £47,500 +26.66% 6
South West -38 42 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Yorkshire +32 41 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Manchester +28 40 £47,188 +31.07% 5
Berkshire +6 37 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +6 33 £47,500 +5.55% 7
East of England +25 30 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Reading +14 28 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland -2 25 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South Yorkshire +31 24 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Birmingham +1 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hampshire +17 22 £66,250 +47.22% 4
Edinburgh +23 21 £45,000 - 1
Wimbledon -11 20 - -
Essex +25 19 £60,000 +50.00%
City of London +46 17 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Sheffield +26 14 £40,000 +21.21% 1
West Yorkshire +20 14 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Wiltshire +7 14 £35,000 - 4
East Sussex +7 13 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Doncaster +10 10 £37,500 -
Chippenham -11 10 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex - 10 £40,000 - 2
Cheshire +39 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bristol -35 9 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Wakefield - 9 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +6 7 £57,500 +27.77%

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Ant.

1 898 (89.09%) Java
2 728 (72.22%) Maven
3 657 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
4 499 (49.50%) Spring
5 466 (46.23%) JavaScript
6 421 (41.77%) Web Services
7 417 (41.37%) Jenkins
8 375 (37.20%) Git (software)
9 361 (35.81%) SQL
10 352 (34.92%) HTML
11 347 (34.42%) XML
11 347 (34.42%) Subversion
12 328 (32.54%) Hibernate
13 316 (31.35%) J2EE
14 309 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
15 304 (30.16%) Finance
16 293 (29.07%) Linux
17 283 (28.08%) TDD
18 275 (27.28%) CSS
19 271 (26.88%) Oracle
20 268 (26.59%) JUnit
21 262 (25.99%) Scrum
22 243 (24.11%) SOAP
23 241 (23.91%) OO
24 236 (23.41%) Eclipse
25 235 (23.31%) Gradle
26 232 (23.02%) JMS
27 205 (20.34%) Tomcat
28 203 (20.14%) REST
29 199 (19.74%) Degree

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
1 205 (20.34%) Tomcat
2 187 (18.55%) WebSphere
3 131 (13.00%) JBoss
4 127 (12.60%) WebLogic
5 106 (10.52%) Apache
6 60 (5.95%) Jetty
7 47 (4.66%) GlassFish
8 45 (4.46%) CMS
9 38 (3.77%) Alfresco
9 38 (3.77%) Joomla!
10 35 (3.47%) nginx
11 34 (3.37%) Confluence
12 32 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
13 30 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
14 23 (2.28%) IIS
15 21 (2.08%) Apache Solr
16 18 (1.79%) OpenStack
17 16 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 15 (1.49%) ATG Dynamo
18 15 (1.49%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.19%) Eloqua
2 6 (0.60%) Magento
3 5 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (3.97%) SaaS
3 14 (1.39%) Force.com
4 13 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (1.19%) Google App Engine
5 12 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.99%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.69%) Bluemix
9 7 (0.69%) IaaS
9 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
11 5 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.50%) GitHub
12 4 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 73 (7.24%) Internet
2 28 (2.78%) HTTP
3 21 (2.08%) DNS
4 18 (1.79%) LDAP
5 16 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.49%) SSL
7 13 (1.29%) SAN
8 12 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 12 (1.19%) Multicast
8 12 (1.19%) NetScaler
8 12 (1.19%) tcpdump
8 12 (1.19%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.50%) iBeacon
9 5 (0.50%) NFC
10 4 (0.40%) FTP
10 4 (0.40%) SSH
11 3 (0.30%) Firewall
11 3 (0.30%) VPN
12 2 (0.20%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (15.28%) Relational Database
2 139 (13.79%) MySQL
3 105 (10.42%) RDBMS
4 97 (9.62%) MongoDB
5 88 (8.73%) SQL Server
6 81 (8.04%) NoSQL
7 44 (4.37%) Oracle Database
8 35 (3.47%) DB2
9 34 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (3.17%) Big Data
11 18 (1.79%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
14 8 (0.79%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.69%) OrientDB
16 6 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.60%) Redis
17 5 (0.50%) Hazelcast
17 5 (0.50%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 728 (72.22%) Maven
2 417 (41.37%) Jenkins
3 375 (37.20%) Git (software)
4 347 (34.42%) Subversion
5 268 (26.59%) JUnit
6 236 (23.41%) Eclipse
7 235 (23.31%) Gradle
8 167 (16.57%) JIRA
9 131 (13.00%) Mockito
10 114 (11.31%) Hudson
11 82 (8.13%) Selenium
12 78 (7.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 66 (6.55%) Cucumber
13 66 (6.55%) Sonatype Nexus
14 65 (6.45%) Apache Ivy
15 44 (4.37%) TeamCity
16 42 (4.17%) SoapUI
17 38 (3.77%) IntelliJ
18 35 (3.47%) jMock
18 35 (3.47%) Log4j
General
1 304 (30.16%) Finance
2 122 (12.10%) Banking
3 85 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 62 (6.15%) Games
5 57 (5.65%) Retail
6 37 (3.67%) Marketing
7 24 (2.38%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.39%) Front Office
9 10 (0.99%) Law
10 8 (0.79%) Automotive
11 7 (0.69%) Advertising
11 7 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.69%) Back Office
11 7 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.50%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Legal
14 3 (0.30%) Publishing
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 593 (58.83%) Developer
2 448 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 172 (17.06%) Senior Developer
4 113 (11.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 95 (9.42%) Java Engineer
6 78 (7.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 63 (6.25%) Architect
8 58 (5.75%) Software Engineer
9 45 (4.46%) Java Software Engineer
10 41 (4.07%) Web Developer
11 38 (3.77%) Agile Developer
11 38 (3.77%) Agile Java Developer
12 35 (3.47%) Lead Developer
13 33 (3.27%) Analyst
13 33 (3.27%) Senior Java Engineer
14 32 (3.17%) ServiceNow Developer
15 31 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
16 26 (2.58%) Lead Java Developer
16 26 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
17 24 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (49.50%) Spring
2 421 (41.77%) Web Services
3 352 (34.92%) HTML
4 347 (34.42%) XML
5 328 (32.54%) Hibernate
6 316 (31.35%) J2EE
7 275 (27.28%) CSS
8 243 (24.11%) SOAP
9 232 (23.02%) JMS
10 203 (20.14%) REST
11 198 (19.64%) RESTful
12 194 (19.25%) JSON
13 188 (18.65%) JSP
14 172 (17.06%) Java EE
15 148 (14.68%) Ajax
16 127 (12.60%) Spring MVC
17 117 (11.61%) jQuery
18 113 (11.21%) Servlets
19 112 (11.11%) HTML5
20 108 (10.71%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.47%) iPad
4 35 (3.47%) RIA
5 32 (3.17%) Social Media
6 30 (2.98%) Online Games
7 29 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
8 22 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (2.08%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.98%) N-Tier
11 17 (1.69%) Data Integration
12 14 (1.39%) Digital Media
13 12 (1.19%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.19%) Blog
13 12 (1.19%) HP StoreVirtual
13 12 (1.19%) User Experience
14 11 (1.09%) Cybercrime
14 11 (1.09%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 293 (29.07%) Linux
2 179 (17.76%) Unix
3 121 (12.00%) Windows
4 65 (6.45%) Android
4 65 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (2.08%) CentOS
7 20 (1.98%) Solaris
8 19 (1.88%) Windows Server
9 12 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (0.89%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.40%) HPUX
12 3 (0.30%) Debian
13 2 (0.20%) AIX
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.099%) MVS
14 1 (0.099%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.099%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.099%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
3 283 (28.08%) TDD
4 262 (25.99%) Scrum
5 241 (23.91%) OO
6 182 (18.06%) Unit Testing
7 171 (16.96%) MVC
8 168 (16.67%) UML
9 141 (13.99%) DevOps
9 141 (13.99%) Open Source
9 141 (13.99%) SDLC
10 133 (13.19%) Web Development
11 126 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 122 (12.10%) BDD
13 110 (10.91%) Mentoring
14 107 (10.62%) SOA
15 106 (10.52%) Configuration Management
16 90 (8.93%) Mobile Development
17 85 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
18 76 (7.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 898 (89.09%) Java
2 466 (46.23%) JavaScript
3 361 (35.81%) SQL
4 159 (15.77%) Python
5 135 (13.39%) PL/SQL
6 116 (11.51%) Shell Script
7 102 (10.12%) Perl
8 101 (10.02%) Bash Shell
9 100 (9.92%) Ruby
10 95 (9.42%) Groovy
11 92 (9.13%) PHP
12 79 (7.84%) C++
13 59 (5.85%) Scala
14 53 (5.26%) C#
15 41 (4.07%) C
16 36 (3.57%) Jython
17 35 (3.47%) PowerShell
18 22 (2.18%) T-SQL
19 19 (1.88%) Apex Code
19 19 (1.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 199 (19.74%) Degree
2 72 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.28%) ISTQB
5 20 (1.98%) ISEB
6 13 (1.29%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.09%) RHCE
8 7 (0.69%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.099%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (13.19%) QA
2 15 (1.49%) SLA
3 10 (0.99%) ISO15022
3 10 (0.99%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.20%) SDET
5 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.099%) HL7
System Software
1 93 (9.23%) Docker
2 77 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.38%) Xen
4 21 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.29%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.19%) NFS
7 11 (1.09%) KVM
7 11 (1.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 7 (0.69%) VirtualBox
9 6 (0.60%) LXC
10 2 (0.20%) iptables
10 2 (0.20%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.099%) vCloud
11 1 (0.099%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 129 (12.80%) Puppet
2 118 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (3.87%) Ansible
4 27 (2.68%) Nagios
5 13 (1.29%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.19%) Capistrano
6 12 (1.19%) Control-M
7 11 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (1.09%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.89%) BladeLogic
8 9 (0.89%) Mesos
9 7 (0.69%) Kubernetes
10 6 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.60%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.60%) MOM
11 4 (0.40%) Graylog
11 4 (0.40%) Kibana
11 4 (0.40%) logstash
12 3 (0.30%) rkt
12 3 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 271 (26.88%) Oracle
2 89 (8.83%) VMware
3 51 (5.06%) Adobe
4 50 (4.96%) IBM
5 46 (4.56%) ServiceNow
6 38 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 35 (3.47%) Atlassian
8 28 (2.78%) ATG
9 27 (2.68%) Splunk
10 26 (2.58%) Google
11 25 (2.48%) Sybase
12 24 (2.38%) Rally
13 20 (1.98%) SAP
14 19 (1.88%) Coverity
14 19 (1.88%) hybris
14 19 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.88%) TIBCO
15 16 (1.59%) Perforce
16 15 (1.49%) Sun
17 13 (1.29%) HP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £38500 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago