The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 489 485
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 416 496 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 2.78% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 282 364 449
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15831 17812 16381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.74% 18.20% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13475 15375 13837
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Ant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Ant in England

Ant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in England

Ant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +59 178 £60,000 -3.22% 18
South East +39 93 £45,000 -10.89% 7
East of England +67 61 £50,000 -13.04% 6
South West -26 33 £47,500 +15.15% 3
North West -8 20 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands -5 16 £50,000 +42.85% 3
West Midlands +21 7 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Yorkshire +8 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Ant.

1 664 (89.73%) Java
2 596 (80.54%) Maven
3 416 (56.22%) Agile Software Development
4 339 (45.81%) Spring
5 311 (42.03%) Jenkins
6 296 (40.00%) SQL
7 251 (33.92%) Gradle
8 243 (32.84%) Web Services
9 239 (32.30%) Git (software)
10 233 (31.49%) JavaScript
10 233 (31.49%) Hibernate
11 225 (30.41%) J2EE
11 225 (30.41%) XML
11 225 (30.41%) Linux
12 221 (29.86%) Oracle
13 213 (28.78%) Subversion
14 206 (27.84%) JUnit
15 204 (27.57%) JMS
16 187 (25.27%) HTML
16 187 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
17 180 (24.32%) Finance
18 177 (23.92%) OO
19 174 (23.51%) Tomcat
20 172 (23.24%) Python
20 172 (23.24%) Software Engineering
21 170 (22.97%) JBoss
22 165 (22.30%) SOAP
22 165 (22.30%) Scrum
23 159 (21.49%) DevOps
24 149 (20.14%) CSS

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 174 (23.51%) Tomcat
2 170 (22.97%) JBoss
3 123 (16.62%) WebSphere
4 122 (16.49%) WebLogic
5 90 (12.16%) Apache
6 86 (11.62%) GlassFish
7 34 (4.59%) nginx
8 32 (4.32%) Jetty
9 30 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 26 (3.51%) OpenStack
11 23 (3.11%) Confluence
12 15 (2.03%) Apache Spark
12 15 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.89%) Apache Pig
13 14 (1.89%) CMS
13 14 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 12 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 8 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.54%) Weka
3 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (12.97%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (6.89%) SaaS
3 25 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (3.11%) IaaS
5 14 (1.89%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.62%) PaaS
7 11 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.49%) GitHub
8 9 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (1.22%) Force.com
9 6 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.54%) Loggly
12 3 (0.41%) Office 365
13 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.27%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.89%) FTP
2 50 (6.76%) HTTP
3 23 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.89%) HTTPS
5 13 (1.76%) Internet
5 13 (1.76%) SNMP
6 8 (1.08%) VoIP
7 5 (0.68%) DNS
8 4 (0.54%) Network Security
9 3 (0.41%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.41%) SSL
9 3 (0.41%) VLAN
10 2 (0.27%) Firewall
10 2 (0.27%) SAN
10 2 (0.27%) Skype
10 2 (0.27%) SSH
11 1 (0.14%) NAS
11 1 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (17.84%) Relational Database
2 95 (12.84%) MySQL
3 89 (12.03%) NoSQL
4 69 (9.32%) RDBMS
5 58 (7.84%) SQL Server
6 52 (7.03%) MongoDB
7 51 (6.89%) Oracle Database
8 44 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (3.78%) InterSystems Cache
11 27 (3.65%) Hadoop
12 25 (3.38%) Big Data
13 23 (3.11%) CouchDB
13 23 (3.11%) DB2
14 14 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (1.76%) JasperReports
16 11 (1.49%) Data Mining
17 9 (1.22%) GIS
18 8 (1.08%) Neo4j
19 7 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 596 (80.54%) Maven
2 311 (42.03%) Jenkins
3 251 (33.92%) Gradle
4 239 (32.30%) Git (software)
5 213 (28.78%) Subversion
6 206 (27.84%) JUnit
7 130 (17.57%) Eclipse
8 123 (16.62%) Selenium
9 94 (12.70%) Hudson
10 82 (11.08%) JIRA
11 65 (8.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 52 (7.03%) Sonatype Nexus
13 51 (6.89%) IntelliJ
14 50 (6.76%) Cucumber
15 33 (4.46%) Mockito
15 33 (4.46%) TeamCity
16 26 (3.51%) SoapUI
17 25 (3.38%) QUnit
18 23 (3.11%) WebDriver
19 22 (2.97%) FitNesse
General
1 180 (24.32%) Finance
2 81 (10.95%) Banking
3 22 (2.97%) Military
4 17 (2.30%) Games
5 13 (1.76%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.62%) Retail
7 10 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.95%) Advertising
8 7 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.95%) Marketing
9 6 (0.81%) Front Office
10 5 (0.68%) Back Office
11 4 (0.54%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 467 (63.11%) Developer
2 365 (49.32%) Java Developer
3 141 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 132 (17.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 94 (12.70%) Software Engineer
6 83 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 81 (10.95%) Java Engineer
8 59 (7.97%) Java Software Engineer
9 44 (5.95%) Lead Developer
10 36 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 33 (4.46%) Software Developer
12 30 (4.05%) Release Engineer
13 29 (3.92%) Java Software Developer
14 27 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
15 25 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
16 24 (3.24%) J2EE Developer
16 24 (3.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 24 (3.24%) Lead Java Developer
16 24 (3.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 24 (3.24%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (45.81%) Spring
2 243 (32.84%) Web Services
3 233 (31.49%) Hibernate
4 225 (30.41%) J2EE
4 225 (30.41%) XML
5 204 (27.57%) JMS
6 187 (25.27%) HTML
7 165 (22.30%) SOAP
8 149 (20.14%) CSS
9 126 (17.03%) RESTful
10 120 (16.22%) REST
11 111 (15.00%) Java EE
12 104 (14.05%) JSP
13 97 (13.11%) JSON
14 85 (11.49%) JDBC
15 79 (10.68%) Spring MVC
16 62 (8.38%) Swing
17 59 (7.97%) Ajax
18 58 (7.84%) JPA
19 54 (7.30%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.38%) Computer Science
2 46 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (2.97%) User Experience
4 21 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 19 (2.57%) Data Structures
5 19 (2.57%) iPad
6 18 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 14 (1.89%) Fintech
8 11 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.22%) Linked Data
11 8 (1.08%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.95%) Online Games
13 6 (0.81%) Equities
13 6 (0.81%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.54%) Mobile Games
14 4 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 225 (30.41%) Linux
2 138 (18.65%) Unix
3 128 (17.30%) Windows
4 27 (3.65%) Solaris
5 24 (3.24%) Windows 7
6 17 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.16%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.62%) CentOS
9 10 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.22%) Android
11 8 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.08%) Fedora
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (56.22%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
3 177 (23.92%) OO
4 172 (23.24%) Software Engineering
5 165 (22.30%) Scrum
6 159 (21.49%) DevOps
7 134 (18.11%) TDD
8 129 (17.43%) MVC
9 122 (16.49%) SOA
10 119 (16.08%) Configuration Management
11 87 (11.76%) UML
12 83 (11.22%) SDLC
13 74 (10.00%) OOP
13 74 (10.00%) Open Source
14 71 (9.59%) Continuous Delivery
15 67 (9.05%) Microservices
15 67 (9.05%) Test Automation
16 66 (8.92%) E-Commerce
17 62 (8.38%) Unit Testing
18 61 (8.24%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 664 (89.73%) Java
2 296 (40.00%) SQL
3 233 (31.49%) JavaScript
4 172 (23.24%) Python
5 96 (12.97%) Shell Script
6 87 (11.76%) Groovy
6 87 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 76 (10.27%) Perl
8 68 (9.19%) Bash Shell
9 59 (7.97%) Ruby
10 50 (6.76%) C
11 44 (5.95%) C++
12 38 (5.14%) C#
13 35 (4.73%) PowerShell
14 29 (3.92%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.84%) XPath
16 18 (2.43%) Go
17 16 (2.16%) Scala
18 12 (1.62%) Apex Code
19 11 (1.49%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 114 (15.41%) Degree
2 32 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.49%) HND
4 9 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.14%) CCNA
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.14%) MCSE
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (9.32%) QA
2 8 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.81%) MiFID
4 4 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.41%) EMIR
5 3 (0.41%) HL7
5 3 (0.41%) PMO
5 3 (0.41%) SDET
6 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (6.89%) Docker
2 24 (3.24%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.35%) vSphere
5 8 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (1.08%) vCloud
6 5 (0.68%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.54%) HDFS
7 4 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.54%) LXC
7 4 (0.54%) Samba
8 3 (0.41%) iptables
8 3 (0.41%) KVM
8 3 (0.41%) Xen
9 1 (0.14%) Postfix
9 1 (0.14%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 99 (13.38%) Opscode Chef
2 97 (13.11%) Puppet
3 85 (11.49%) Ansible
4 32 (4.32%) Salt
5 11 (1.49%) Terraform
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.08%) Packer
6 8 (1.08%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.54%) Control-M
7 4 (0.54%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.41%) SCCM
9 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.27%) rkt
9 2 (0.27%) SCOM
10 1 (0.14%) Graylog
10 1 (0.14%) Icinga
10 1 (0.14%) Kibana
10 1 (0.14%) logstash
10 1 (0.14%) Opsview
10 1 (0.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 221 (29.86%) Oracle
2 46 (6.22%) Splunk
3 43 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 35 (4.73%) Google
5 28 (3.78%) Altova
6 27 (3.65%) ILOG
7 26 (3.51%) Solace
8 23 (3.11%) Adobe
9 20 (2.70%) Perforce
9 20 (2.70%) VMware
10 16 (2.16%) Cognizant
10 16 (2.16%) IBM
11 15 (2.03%) hybris
12 14 (1.89%) Fiorano
12 14 (1.89%) Talend
12 14 (1.89%) WSO2
13 12 (1.62%) Atlassian
13 12 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.49%) Sybase
15 10 (1.35%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wipro
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arnold Ash
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Banking bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 12 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Very Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago