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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 508 474
Rank change year-on-year -46 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 324 451 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 2.72% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 234 319 441
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,850 £75,000 £73,500
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 17361 16577 17502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.96% 18.18% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14430 14560 14816
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 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -14 149 £60,000 -7.69% 13
South East +32 51 £47,500 -5.00% 10
East of England +29 42 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South West -15 25 £46,250 +8.82% 1
North West -58 20 £47,500 +1.33%
Yorkshire -14 18 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Midlands -9 11 £35,000 -26.31%
East Midlands +27 8 £65,000 +44.44%
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 650 (87.96%) Java
2 585 (79.16%) Maven
3 434 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
4 379 (51.29%) Spring
5 306 (41.41%) Jenkins
6 300 (40.60%) Git (software)
7 282 (38.16%) Web Services
8 264 (35.72%) SQL
8 264 (35.72%) Hibernate
9 248 (33.56%) Oracle
10 229 (30.99%) JavaScript
11 227 (30.72%) Subversion
12 219 (29.63%) Gradle
13 218 (29.50%) XML
14 214 (28.96%) Linux
15 201 (27.20%) Finance
16 197 (26.66%) Continuous Integration
17 195 (26.39%) SOAP
18 194 (26.25%) JUnit
19 192 (25.98%) JBoss
20 188 (25.44%) J2EE
20 188 (25.44%) Scrum
21 185 (25.03%) Unix
22 178 (24.09%) Python
23 172 (23.27%) Tomcat
24 171 (23.14%) HTML
25 163 (22.06%) JMS
26 156 (21.11%) TDD
26 156 (21.11%) DevOps
27 154 (20.84%) RESTful

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
1 192 (25.98%) JBoss
2 172 (23.27%) Tomcat
3 120 (16.24%) WebSphere
4 93 (12.58%) WebLogic
5 83 (11.23%) Apache
6 62 (8.39%) GlassFish
7 41 (5.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 32 (4.33%) Jetty
9 30 (4.06%) OpenStack
10 23 (3.11%) nginx
11 19 (2.57%) Apache Spark
12 18 (2.44%) Apache Pig
13 15 (2.03%) Apache TomEE
14 12 (1.62%) IIS
14 12 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (1.22%) Confluence
16 9 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 8 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
18 7 (0.95%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Weka
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 119 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.68%) SaaS
3 36 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.25%) OpenShift
5 23 (3.11%) IaaS
6 15 (2.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (1.49%) Amazon S3
8 10 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.22%) GitHub
10 7 (0.95%) PaaS
11 6 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.54%) Loggly
14 3 (0.41%) Bluemix
14 3 (0.41%) Force.com
14 3 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 2 (0.27%) Boomi
15 2 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.95%) FTP
2 41 (5.55%) HTTP
3 12 (1.62%) Internet
3 12 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.22%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.22%) SSH
5 7 (0.95%) Firewall
5 7 (0.95%) SNMP
5 7 (0.95%) VoIP
6 6 (0.81%) SSL
7 4 (0.54%) DNS
8 3 (0.41%) Multicast
9 2 (0.27%) SMTP
10 1 (0.14%) LDAP
10 1 (0.14%) NAS
10 1 (0.14%) Network Security
10 1 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.14%) SAN
10 1 (0.14%) SMS
10 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (20.57%) Relational Database
2 124 (16.78%) SQL Server
3 122 (16.51%) NoSQL
4 119 (16.10%) MySQL
5 62 (8.39%) RDBMS
6 49 (6.63%) MongoDB
7 47 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 46 (6.22%) Oracle Database
9 45 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (5.28%) Neo4j
11 32 (4.33%) Hadoop
12 30 (4.06%) Big Data
13 27 (3.65%) Redis
14 25 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
15 22 (2.98%) CouchDB
16 20 (2.71%) DB2
16 20 (2.71%) InterSystems Cache
17 17 (2.30%) JasperReports
18 12 (1.62%) Data Mining
19 11 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 585 (79.16%) Maven
2 306 (41.41%) Jenkins
3 300 (40.60%) Git (software)
4 227 (30.72%) Subversion
5 219 (29.63%) Gradle
6 194 (26.25%) JUnit
7 127 (17.19%) Eclipse
8 114 (15.43%) Selenium
9 109 (14.75%) Hudson
10 100 (13.53%) JIRA
11 80 (10.83%) TeamCity
12 65 (8.80%) IntelliJ
13 51 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 47 (6.36%) Cucumber
15 46 (6.22%) Mercurial
16 44 (5.95%) Sonatype Nexus
17 37 (5.01%) WebDriver
18 34 (4.60%) Mockito
19 29 (3.92%) jMock
20 28 (3.79%) EasyMock
General
1 201 (27.20%) Finance
2 95 (12.86%) Banking
3 42 (5.68%) Retail
4 36 (4.87%) Investment Banking
5 28 (3.79%) Retail Banking
6 21 (2.84%) Games
6 21 (2.84%) Military
7 19 (2.57%) Advertising
8 13 (1.76%) Marketing
9 12 (1.62%) Front Office
10 5 (0.68%) Local Government
11 4 (0.54%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 465 (62.92%) Developer
2 371 (50.20%) Java Developer
3 145 (19.62%) Senior Developer
4 139 (18.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 90 (12.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 80 (10.83%) Software Engineer
7 71 (9.61%) Java Engineer
8 60 (8.12%) Software Developer
9 59 (7.98%) Java Software Developer
10 56 (7.58%) Lead Developer
11 52 (7.04%) Java Software Engineer
12 39 (5.28%) Release Engineer
13 29 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
14 28 (3.79%) Oracle Developer
15 26 (3.52%) E-Commerce Developer
15 26 (3.52%) Hybris Developer
15 26 (3.52%) Java E-Commerce Developer
16 25 (3.38%) J2EE Developer
16 25 (3.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 22 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (51.29%) Spring
2 282 (38.16%) Web Services
3 264 (35.72%) Hibernate
4 218 (29.50%) XML
5 195 (26.39%) SOAP
6 188 (25.44%) J2EE
7 171 (23.14%) HTML
8 163 (22.06%) JMS
9 154 (20.84%) RESTful
10 116 (15.70%) CSS
11 106 (14.34%) JSON
11 106 (14.34%) REST
12 105 (14.21%) Java EE
13 85 (11.50%) Spring MVC
14 84 (11.37%) JSP
15 73 (9.88%) JDBC
16 69 (9.34%) EJB
17 63 (8.53%) Struts
18 62 (8.39%) Swing
19 59 (7.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 124 (16.78%) Computer Science
2 51 (6.90%) User Experience
3 50 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
4 49 (6.63%) Algorithms
4 49 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (6.36%) Data Structures
6 35 (4.74%) Linux Command Line
7 29 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (3.25%) iPad
9 14 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.76%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.76%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.62%) Fintech
12 11 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.35%) Linked Data
14 7 (0.95%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.81%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.54%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.54%) iSeries
17 3 (0.41%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 214 (28.96%) Linux
2 185 (25.03%) Unix
3 112 (15.16%) Windows
4 15 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.22%) Solaris
7 6 (0.81%) CoreOS
7 6 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.68%) CentOS
9 4 (0.54%) Android
10 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.41%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) Fedora
11 1 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (26.66%) Continuous Integration
3 188 (25.44%) Scrum
4 156 (21.11%) DevOps
4 156 (21.11%) TDD
5 154 (20.84%) OO
6 150 (20.30%) Software Engineering
7 141 (19.08%) MVC
8 116 (15.70%) E-Commerce
9 114 (15.43%) SOA
10 111 (15.02%) Test Automation
11 109 (14.75%) Configuration Management
12 90 (12.18%) Unit Testing
13 82 (11.10%) Multithreading
14 81 (10.96%) Open Source
15 80 (10.83%) UML
16 78 (10.55%) OOP
17 75 (10.15%) SDLC
18 69 (9.34%) Microservices
19 66 (8.93%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 650 (87.96%) Java
2 264 (35.72%) SQL
3 229 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 178 (24.09%) Python
5 123 (16.64%) Groovy
6 91 (12.31%) Shell Script
7 85 (11.50%) PL/SQL
8 74 (10.01%) Perl
9 72 (9.74%) Bash Shell
10 58 (7.85%) Ruby
11 45 (6.09%) T-SQL
12 40 (5.41%) C++
13 36 (4.87%) C#
14 35 (4.74%) C
15 23 (3.11%) PHP
15 23 (3.11%) XPath
16 21 (2.84%) PowerShell
16 21 (2.84%) Scala
17 17 (2.30%) Go
18 9 (1.22%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 104 (14.07%) Degree
2 48 (6.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.57%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.08%) HND
6 7 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.81%) PhD
7 6 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.14%) CCNA
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.14%) ISEB
11 1 (0.14%) MCSE
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (15.02%) QA
2 8 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.95%) MiFID
4 5 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.41%) EMIR
6 2 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (7.44%) Docker
2 15 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.35%) LXC
4 9 (1.22%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.22%) vSphere
5 7 (0.95%) vCloud
6 6 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.54%) HDFS
8 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.14%) Postfix
10 1 (0.14%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 138 (18.67%) Puppet
2 113 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (13.67%) Ansible
4 39 (5.28%) Salt
5 20 (2.71%) Terraform
6 9 (1.22%) Icinga
7 8 (1.08%) Nagios
8 6 (0.81%) Graphite
8 6 (0.81%) Mesos
9 5 (0.68%) rkt
10 3 (0.41%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.41%) SCCM
10 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.27%) Packer
11 2 (0.27%) SCOM
11 2 (0.27%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.14%) Kibana
12 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 248 (33.56%) Oracle
2 51 (6.90%) Perforce
2 51 (6.90%) Sybase
3 37 (5.01%) Solace
4 35 (4.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (4.33%) Splunk
6 30 (4.06%) hybris
7 28 (3.79%) CA Agile Central
8 20 (2.71%) Altova
8 20 (2.71%) ILOG
9 19 (2.57%) VMware
10 17 (2.30%) IBM
11 15 (2.03%) Cognizant
11 15 (2.03%) Google
12 13 (1.76%) ATG
13 12 (1.62%) Fiorano
13 12 (1.62%) Rackspace
13 12 (1.62%) Talend
13 12 (1.62%) WSO2
14 11 (1.49%) SaltStack
London
UBS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension + Flex working
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Java Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + shares
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Flexitime, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Affecto
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago