The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 146 165
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 16 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.55% 0.75% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.02% 4.68% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 6
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Ant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 530 513 425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.09% 16.14% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 435 411 385
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Ant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the East Midlands

Ant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Ant in the East Midlands

Ant
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in the East Midlands

Ant
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Nottinghamshire +1 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ant.

1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) OO
2 12 (70.59%) Maven
3 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) OOP
3 11 (64.71%) JIRA
3 11 (64.71%) QA
3 11 (64.71%) Selenium
3 11 (64.71%) Test Management
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Manual Testing
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (64.71%) RESTful
3 11 (64.71%) JDBC
3 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 11 (64.71%) WebDriver
3 11 (64.71%) User Stories
3 11 (64.71%) Defect Management
4 6 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
5 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
6 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Maven
2 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 11 (64.71%) JIRA
2 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 11 (64.71%) WebDriver
3 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.88%) JBehave
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Developer in Test
3 9 (52.94%) QA Engineer
4 8 (47.06%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (47.06%) Test Engineer
5 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
6 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
6 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Java Engineer
6 4 (23.53%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Software QA Engineer
6 4 (23.53%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) CRM Architect
7 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Salesforce Architect
7 2 (11.76%) Salesforce Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) JDBC
1 11 (64.71%) RESTful
2 4 (23.53%) Visualforce
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) Mason
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) GWT
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) J2SE
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) OO
2 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (64.71%) Defect Management
2 11 (64.71%) Manual Testing
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 11 (64.71%) OOP
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
2 11 (64.71%) Test Management
2 11 (64.71%) User Stories
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Apex Code
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SOQL
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle