Period
to 16 January 2019

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 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 653 772 580
Rank change year-on-year +119 -192 -59
Permanent jobs citing Ant 468 401 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.68% 1.22% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 380 291 529
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,625 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

Ant is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27,808 32,955 31,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.79% 20.29% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22,344 27,282 27,140
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,550
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +101 266 £72,500 +16.00% 22
South East +18 61 £48,000 +3.23% 13
North of England +44 53 £54,250 +8.50% 7
East of England +41 43 £55,000 -4.35% 8
North West +54 41 £57,500 +15.00% 3
South West +12 40 £45,000 -14.29% 8
Yorkshire +15 12 £42,500 -19.05% 4
Midlands +26 5 £47,500 +15.15% 3
East Midlands +16 3 £49,000 +36.11% 1
West Midlands +51 2 £47,500 -24.00% 2
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Ant.

1 379 (80.98%) Maven
2 316 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (60.47%) Java
4 233 (49.79%) Jenkins
5 219 (46.79%) Gradle
6 184 (39.32%) DevOps
7 167 (35.68%) Continuous Integration
8 156 (33.33%) Spring
9 155 (33.12%) JavaScript
10 153 (32.69%) Python
11 150 (32.05%) Finance
12 149 (31.84%) Amazon AWS
13 146 (31.20%) Ansible
14 143 (30.56%) Git (software)
15 137 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
16 131 (27.99%) Docker
17 127 (27.14%) Web Services
18 123 (26.28%) Software Engineering
19 120 (25.64%) Linux
20 112 (23.93%) Scrum
21 111 (23.72%) Puppet
22 107 (22.86%) HTML
23 106 (22.65%) .NET
24 104 (22.22%) Bash Shell
25 103 (22.01%) JUnit
26 102 (21.79%) Oracle
27 100 (21.37%) Microservices
28 98 (20.94%) CSS
28 98 (20.94%) Configuration Management
29 97 (20.73%) Subversion

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 56 (11.97%) JBoss
2 53 (11.32%) WebSphere
3 49 (10.47%) Tomcat
4 41 (8.76%) Apache
5 27 (5.77%) Apache Spark
6 23 (4.91%) WebLogic
7 19 (4.06%) Apache Pig
8 18 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 17 (3.63%) Apache TomEE
10 15 (3.21%) GlassFish
11 13 (2.78%) Apache Geronimo
12 12 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (1.50%) CMS
13 7 (1.50%) SharePoint
14 5 (1.07%) Alfresco
14 5 (1.07%) IIS
14 5 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.85%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (2.56%) Weka
2 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.21%) HipChat
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 149 (31.84%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (9.19%) GitHub
4 27 (5.77%) OpenShift
5 21 (4.49%) SaaS
6 20 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (2.99%) IaaS
8 11 (2.35%) Serverless
9 9 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.07%) Heroku
10 5 (1.07%) PaaS
11 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.64%) npm
11 3 (0.64%) Office 365
11 3 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.21%) Apigee
13 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 79 (16.88%) Firewall
2 11 (2.35%) HTTP
3 8 (1.71%) DNS
3 8 (1.71%) FTP
4 5 (1.07%) Internet
4 5 (1.07%) Network Security
5 4 (0.85%) Wireless
6 3 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.64%) SMTP
6 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.43%) Broadband
7 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.43%) SSL
7 2 (0.43%) VPN
7 2 (0.43%) WAN
8 1 (0.21%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.21%) VLAN
8 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.24%) Relational Database
2 70 (14.96%) MySQL
3 47 (10.04%) SQL Server
4 41 (8.76%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (7.91%) MongoDB
6 36 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 35 (7.48%) Big Data
8 30 (6.41%) NoSQL
9 27 (5.77%) Hadoop
10 24 (5.13%) Oracle Database
11 17 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (2.56%) Apache Hive
12 12 (2.56%) CouchDB
12 12 (2.56%) Mahout
12 12 (2.56%) Neo4j
12 12 (2.56%) Sqoop
13 6 (1.28%) DB2
13 6 (1.28%) JasperReports
14 5 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.85%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 379 (80.98%) Maven
2 233 (49.79%) Jenkins
3 219 (46.79%) Gradle
4 143 (30.56%) Git (software)
5 103 (22.01%) JUnit
6 97 (20.73%) Subversion
7 74 (15.81%) Visual Studio Team System
8 64 (13.68%) Selenium
9 63 (13.46%) Mockito
10 57 (12.18%) Cucumber
11 36 (7.69%) WebDriver
12 33 (7.05%) Eclipse
13 26 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
13 26 (5.56%) SonarQube
14 24 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (4.91%) Hudson
15 23 (4.91%) JIRA
16 22 (4.70%) TeamCity
17 17 (3.63%) Bitbucket
17 17 (3.63%) JMeter
General
1 150 (32.05%) Finance
2 63 (13.46%) Financial Institution
3 22 (4.70%) Banking
4 17 (3.63%) Advertising
5 15 (3.21%) Law
5 15 (3.21%) Military
6 14 (2.99%) Retail
7 8 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.71%) Marketing
8 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.64%) Front Office
9 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (36.97%) Developer
2 121 (25.85%) Java Developer
3 95 (20.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 59 (12.61%) Java Engineer
5 58 (12.39%) Software Engineer
6 45 (9.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 43 (9.19%) Senior Developer
8 36 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
8 36 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
9 32 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 31 (6.62%) Architect
11 29 (6.20%) AWS DevOps
11 29 (6.20%) Cloud Automation Engineer
12 28 (5.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 25 (5.34%) C++ Software Engineer
14 23 (4.91%) Java Software Engineer
14 23 (4.91%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 22 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
16 20 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
17 18 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (33.33%) Spring
2 127 (27.14%) Web Services
3 107 (22.86%) HTML
4 106 (22.65%) .NET
5 98 (20.94%) CSS
6 94 (20.09%) Hibernate
7 83 (17.74%) XML
8 82 (17.52%) AngularJS
9 81 (17.31%) REST
10 62 (13.25%) JSON
11 57 (12.18%) Node.js
11 57 (12.18%) SOAP
12 49 (10.47%) RESTful
13 45 (9.62%) React
14 44 (9.40%) HTML5
14 44 (9.40%) jQuery
15 43 (9.19%) Java EE
15 43 (9.19%) JMS
16 41 (8.76%) J2EE
17 37 (7.91%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.52%) Enterprise Software
2 72 (15.38%) User Experience
3 71 (15.17%) Data Centre
4 25 (5.34%) Embedded Systems
5 22 (4.70%) Data Structures
6 21 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.99%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.78%) Cloud Native
9 13 (2.78%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (2.35%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.14%) Fintech
12 9 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 6 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
16 2 (0.43%) Internet of Things
16 2 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (25.64%) Linux
2 53 (11.32%) Unix
3 34 (7.26%) Android
3 34 (7.26%) Apple iOS
4 33 (7.05%) Windows
5 15 (3.21%) Ubuntu
6 12 (2.56%) CentOS
6 12 (2.56%) Solaris
7 9 (1.92%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.50%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.50%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (39.32%) DevOps
3 167 (35.68%) Continuous Integration
4 123 (26.28%) Software Engineering
5 112 (23.93%) Scrum
6 100 (21.37%) Microservices
7 98 (20.94%) Configuration Management
8 89 (19.02%) TDD
9 78 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
10 74 (15.81%) Security Testing
11 72 (15.38%) Artefact Management
12 71 (15.17%) Computer Science
13 68 (14.53%) SDLC
14 67 (14.32%) Multithreading
15 64 (13.68%) Test Automation
16 61 (13.03%) OO
17 54 (11.54%) MVC
18 49 (10.47%) Open Source
19 48 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
20 44 (9.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 283 (60.47%) Java
2 155 (33.12%) JavaScript
3 153 (32.69%) Python
4 104 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 92 (19.66%) Ruby
6 91 (19.44%) SQL
7 44 (9.40%) C++
7 44 (9.40%) PL/SQL
8 38 (8.12%) Java 8
9 37 (7.91%) C
10 36 (7.69%) Groovy
11 33 (7.05%) C#
12 28 (5.98%) Perl
13 20 (4.27%) T-SQL
14 19 (4.06%) TypeScript
15 18 (3.85%) PHP
16 16 (3.42%) Embedded C
16 16 (3.42%) Scala
17 14 (2.99%) PowerShell
18 12 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 83 (17.74%) Degree
2 33 (7.05%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.14%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.85%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (0.64%) CCSP
7 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.64%) CISSP
7 3 (0.64%) ISEB
7 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.43%) CEH
8 2 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.43%) CISM
8 2 (0.43%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.05%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) DICOM
3 2 (0.43%) GDPR
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 131 (27.99%) Docker
2 79 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (15.81%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.56%) HDFS
5 2 (0.43%) Firmware
5 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 146 (31.20%) Ansible
2 111 (23.72%) Puppet
3 59 (12.61%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (11.54%) Kubernetes
5 33 (7.05%) Terraform
6 15 (3.21%) Nagios
7 4 (0.85%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.43%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.21%) Automic
9 1 (0.21%) Consul
9 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.21%) Nessus
9 1 (0.21%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.21%) Rancher
9 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 102 (21.79%) Oracle
2 82 (17.52%) VMware
3 27 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.34%) Adobe
5 15 (3.21%) Cloudera
6 13 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.56%) Alteryx
7 12 (2.56%) Rakuten
7 12 (2.56%) Tableau
8 11 (2.35%) MuleSoft
9 10 (2.14%) Google
9 10 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.71%) Perforce
11 7 (1.50%) Sybase
12 6 (1.28%) Solace
13 5 (1.07%) Informatica
13 5 (1.07%) Jitterbit
13 5 (1.07%) Symantec
14 4 (0.85%) Cognizant
14 4 (0.85%) Mitel