Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 702 587 546
Rank change year-on-year -115 -41 -30
Permanent jobs citing Ant 495 714 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.46% 2.09% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 372 513 689
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £36,775 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,125 £71,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 33,933 34,124 34,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.66% 20.42% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27,726 28,501 30,385
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 -76 219 £65,000 +8.33% 26
South East -40 89 £47,500 +5.56% 15
North of England +23 74 £45,000 - 11
South West +12 60 £47,500 - 4
North West +18 39 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East of England -55 36 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Yorkshire +19 26 £44,250 +4.12% 9
Midlands 0 19 £55,000 +25.71% 2
West Midlands +19 15 £82,500 +135.71% 1
North East - 9 £40,000 -
East Midlands -16 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 400 (80.81%) Java
2 355 (71.72%) Maven
3 308 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (49.90%) Jenkins
5 202 (40.81%) JavaScript
6 194 (39.19%) Git (software)
7 181 (36.57%) Gradle
8 171 (34.55%) DevOps
9 164 (33.13%) Spring
9 164 (33.13%) XML
10 162 (32.73%) Linux
11 161 (32.53%) Web Services
11 161 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
12 152 (30.71%) Software Engineering
13 150 (30.30%) Scrum
14 144 (29.09%) Subversion
15 142 (28.69%) HTML
16 140 (28.28%) JUnit
17 137 (27.68%) TDD
18 129 (26.06%) Oracle
19 125 (25.25%) CSS
20 122 (24.65%) SQL
21 113 (22.83%) Finance
22 109 (22.02%) JSON
23 108 (21.82%) Python
24 101 (20.40%) Test Automation
24 101 (20.40%) Ansible
25 100 (20.20%) SOAP
25 100 (20.20%) J2EE
26 98 (19.80%) Docker

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 82 (16.57%) Tomcat
2 71 (14.34%) WebSphere
3 61 (12.32%) Apache
4 41 (8.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 37 (7.47%) JBoss
6 23 (4.65%) Confluence
7 21 (4.24%) MQSeries
8 20 (4.04%) IIS
9 19 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (3.84%) nginx
10 16 (3.23%) WebLogic
11 13 (2.63%) Apache Spark
11 13 (2.63%) Jetty
11 13 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (2.02%) CMS
13 6 (1.21%) Apache TomEE
13 6 (1.21%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (1.01%) Documentum
15 4 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (2.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.40%) Blender
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.40%) Weka
3 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (2.42%) MetaTrader
2 10 (2.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (1.62%) Magento
4 5 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 75 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.86%) GitHub
4 27 (5.45%) IBM Cloud
5 24 (4.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 20 (4.04%) Force.com
7 19 (3.84%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (3.23%) IaaS
8 16 (3.23%) PaaS
9 12 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (2.42%) NuGet
10 11 (2.22%) OpenShift
10 11 (2.22%) SaaS
11 5 (1.01%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (1.01%) Slack
12 4 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.81%) Sage Pay
12 4 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.06%) HTTP
2 21 (4.24%) Internet
3 19 (3.84%) SMTP
4 18 (3.64%) DNS
5 16 (3.23%) SSL
6 15 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.83%) SSH
8 12 (2.42%) NetScaler
9 5 (1.01%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.01%) Firewall
9 5 (1.01%) FTP
9 5 (1.01%) VPN
10 4 (0.81%) Network Security
11 2 (0.40%) DHCP
11 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.40%) IPv4
11 2 (0.40%) NAS
11 2 (0.40%) SAN
11 2 (0.40%) VSAN
12 1 (0.20%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 45 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 42 (8.48%) RDBMS
5 41 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (7.47%) MySQL
7 34 (6.87%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.24%) Big Data
8 21 (4.24%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (3.03%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.83%) DB2
11 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.82%) HBase
13 8 (1.62%) Redis
14 7 (1.41%) Jackrabbit
14 7 (1.41%) SQLite
15 6 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.21%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 355 (71.72%) Maven
2 247 (49.90%) Jenkins
3 194 (39.19%) Git (software)
4 181 (36.57%) Gradle
5 144 (29.09%) Subversion
6 140 (28.28%) JUnit
7 93 (18.79%) Eclipse
8 92 (18.59%) JIRA
9 75 (15.15%) Cucumber
10 60 (12.12%) Selenium
11 57 (11.52%) TeamCity
12 48 (9.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 48 (9.70%) IntelliJ
13 44 (8.89%) Mockito
14 41 (8.28%) Visual Studio
15 32 (6.46%) Vagrant
16 27 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
17 25 (5.05%) gulp
17 25 (5.05%) SoapUI
18 23 (4.65%) CA Release Automation
General
1 113 (22.83%) Finance
2 66 (13.33%) Banking
3 21 (4.24%) Games
3 21 (4.24%) Marketing
4 20 (4.04%) Retail
5 18 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.83%) French Language
7 10 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.82%) German Language
9 6 (1.21%) Advertising
9 6 (1.21%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.01%) Automotive
10 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.81%) Back Office
11 4 (0.81%) Electronics
11 4 (0.81%) Law
11 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Publishing
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 2 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 277 (55.96%) Developer
2 203 (41.01%) Java Developer
3 64 (12.93%) Senior Developer
4 53 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 53 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 50 (10.10%) Senior Java Developer
6 46 (9.29%) Software Engineer
7 40 (8.08%) Lead Developer
8 28 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
9 27 (5.45%) Salesforce Developer
10 23 (4.65%) Tester
11 21 (4.24%) Automation Engineer
11 21 (4.24%) Software Developer
12 20 (4.04%) J2EE Developer
12 20 (4.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 20 (4.04%) Technical Leader
13 19 (3.84%) Architect
13 19 (3.84%) Senior Software Engineer
14 16 (3.23%) Automation Tester
14 16 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (33.13%) Spring
1 164 (33.13%) XML
2 161 (32.53%) Web Services
3 142 (28.69%) HTML
4 125 (25.25%) CSS
5 109 (22.02%) JSON
6 100 (20.20%) J2EE
6 100 (20.20%) SOAP
7 98 (19.80%) REST
8 92 (18.59%) RESTful
9 85 (17.17%) AngularJS
10 77 (15.56%) Hibernate
11 65 (13.13%) React
12 64 (12.93%) Java EE
13 51 (10.30%) JSP
14 48 (9.70%) HTML5
15 46 (9.29%) .NET
15 46 (9.29%) Spring MVC
16 43 (8.69%) jQuery
17 42 (8.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.13%) Computer Science
2 40 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (7.88%) User Experience
4 29 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 21 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.02%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (1.82%) Fintech
11 8 (1.62%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.62%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (1.62%) Derivative
11 8 (1.62%) Online Games
12 6 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.21%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.01%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
13 5 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 162 (32.73%) Linux
2 91 (18.38%) Unix
3 54 (10.91%) Windows
4 20 (4.04%) Android
4 20 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.83%) AIX
6 13 (2.63%) CentOS
7 12 (2.42%) Solaris
7 12 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.41%) HPUX
10 5 (1.01%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.61%) Debian
11 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.40%) SUSE
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (34.55%) DevOps
3 161 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
4 152 (30.71%) Software Engineering
5 150 (30.30%) Scrum
6 137 (27.68%) TDD
7 101 (20.40%) Test Automation
8 89 (17.98%) Microservices
9 82 (16.57%) MVC
10 75 (15.15%) Unit Testing
11 74 (14.95%) OO
12 58 (11.72%) BDD
13 53 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
13 53 (10.71%) SDLC
14 52 (10.51%) Multithreading
15 47 (9.49%) Mentoring
16 46 (9.29%) Continuous Deployment
17 39 (7.88%) Configuration Management
17 39 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
18 35 (7.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 400 (80.81%) Java
2 202 (40.81%) JavaScript
3 122 (24.65%) SQL
4 108 (21.82%) Python
5 72 (14.55%) Java 8
6 61 (12.32%) C++
7 57 (11.52%) C#
8 56 (11.31%) Shell Script
9 52 (10.51%) Perl
10 49 (9.90%) PL/SQL
11 38 (7.68%) Bash Shell
12 37 (7.47%) Ruby
13 33 (6.67%) C
14 30 (6.06%) Apex Code
15 23 (4.65%) PowerShell
16 22 (4.44%) Groovy
16 22 (4.44%) Scala
16 22 (4.44%) SOQL
17 19 (3.84%) SOSL
18 9 (1.82%) Jython
Qualifications
1 77 (15.56%) Degree
2 40 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.82%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.41%) ISEB
6 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.90%) QA
2 6 (1.21%) PA-DSS
2 6 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.61%) DICOM
3 3 (0.61%) GDPR
4 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 26262
4 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 98 (19.80%) Docker
2 30 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.41%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.61%) HDFS
5 3 (0.61%) KVM
5 3 (0.61%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.20%) LXC
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.20%) Varnish
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 101 (20.40%) Ansible
2 73 (14.75%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (8.08%) Puppet
4 37 (7.47%) Terraform
5 31 (6.26%) Kubernetes
6 15 (3.03%) HAProxy
6 15 (3.03%) Kibana
7 14 (2.83%) logstash
8 12 (2.42%) Perfmon
9 10 (2.02%) HP ALM
10 9 (1.82%) CA Service Virtualization
10 9 (1.82%) Icinga
11 7 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.81%) Salt
13 4 (0.81%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.61%) Automic
14 3 (0.61%) Consul
14 3 (0.61%) Mesos
14 3 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 129 (26.06%) Oracle
2 41 (8.28%) IBM
3 35 (7.07%) Salesforce.com
4 34 (6.87%) Adobe
5 30 (6.06%) VMware
6 28 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 19 (3.84%) Splunk
8 16 (3.23%) Google
8 16 (3.23%) TIBCO
9 15 (3.03%) Pardot
10 14 (2.83%) AppDynamics
10 14 (2.83%) Perforce
11 13 (2.63%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.22%) CA
12 11 (2.22%) Tableau
13 10 (2.02%) Capita
13 10 (2.02%) HP
14 9 (1.82%) PayPal
14 9 (1.82%) WorldPay
15 8 (1.62%) CA Agile Central