Period
to 24 March 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 640 748 577
Rank change year-on-year +108 -171 -55
Permanent jobs citing Ant 467 441 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 1.29% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 381 348 539
England median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +10.00% -0.99%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,975 £71,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +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 27,141 34,306 31,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.71% 20.71% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21,750 28,411 26,869
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +140 284 £75,000 +20.00% 4
South East +22 73 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +76 40 £72,500 +26.09%
North of England +38 31 £60,000 +20.00%
North West +45 29 £58,750 +17.50%
South West -15 28 £45,000 -10.00%
Midlands +52 11 £47,500 -13.64%
East Midlands +39 9 £49,000 -15.88%
Yorkshire +26 2 £65,000 +13.04%
West Midlands +15 2 £47,500 -13.64%
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 376 (80.51%) Maven
2 285 (61.03%) Java
3 284 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (47.97%) Gradle
5 206 (44.11%) Jenkins
6 157 (33.62%) JavaScript
7 156 (33.40%) DevOps
8 154 (32.98%) Python
9 151 (32.33%) Git (software)
10 150 (32.12%) Amazon AWS
10 150 (32.12%) Finance
11 148 (31.69%) Web Services
12 146 (31.26%) Spring
13 133 (28.48%) Linux
14 129 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
15 128 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
16 125 (26.77%) Docker
17 120 (25.70%) Ansible
18 113 (24.20%) Oracle
19 109 (23.34%) REST
20 105 (22.48%) Hibernate
21 100 (21.41%) Software Engineering
22 98 (20.99%) Puppet
23 96 (20.56%) Subversion
23 96 (20.56%) HTML
24 95 (20.34%) Configuration Management
25 94 (20.13%) Relational Database
26 93 (19.91%) JUnit
27 92 (19.70%) .NET
28 91 (19.49%) XML

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 81 (17.34%) JBoss
2 74 (15.85%) WebSphere
3 59 (12.63%) Tomcat
4 41 (8.78%) Apache Spark
5 40 (8.57%) Apache
6 33 (7.07%) Apache Pig
7 32 (6.85%) WebLogic
8 23 (4.93%) Apache TomEE
9 21 (4.50%) GlassFish
10 16 (3.43%) Apache Geronimo
11 15 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (2.14%) Alfresco
13 7 (1.50%) CMS
13 7 (1.50%) Confluence
14 5 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.86%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.86%) WordPress
16 3 (0.64%) nginx
16 3 (0.64%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 15 (3.21%) Weka
2 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.86%) EngageOne
4 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Exstream
2 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 150 (32.12%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (9.85%) GitHub
4 33 (7.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (6.00%) OpenShift
5 28 (6.00%) SaaS
6 6 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (1.28%) Route 53
7 5 (1.07%) Heroku
8 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.64%) npm
9 3 (0.64%) Office 365
9 3 (0.64%) Serverless
10 2 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.43%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.43%) IaaS
10 2 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 63 (13.49%) Firewall
2 13 (2.78%) Internet
3 10 (2.14%) FTP
4 8 (1.71%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.28%) HTTP
6 4 (0.86%) DNS
7 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.64%) VPN
8 2 (0.43%) Broadband
8 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.43%) SMTP
8 2 (0.43%) SSL
8 2 (0.43%) WAN
9 1 (0.21%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.21%) Network Security
9 1 (0.21%) VLAN
9 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (20.13%) Relational Database
2 77 (16.49%) MySQL
3 52 (11.13%) SQL Server
4 50 (10.71%) Big Data
5 43 (9.21%) Hadoop
6 39 (8.35%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (7.92%) NoSQL
8 36 (7.71%) MongoDB
9 35 (7.49%) RDBMS
10 24 (5.14%) Oracle Database
11 20 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (3.21%) Apache Hive
12 15 (3.21%) CouchDB
12 15 (3.21%) DB2
12 15 (3.21%) Mahout
12 15 (3.21%) Neo4j
12 15 (3.21%) Sqoop
13 7 (1.50%) HBase
13 7 (1.50%) JasperReports
13 7 (1.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 376 (80.51%) Maven
2 224 (47.97%) Gradle
3 206 (44.11%) Jenkins
4 151 (32.33%) Git (software)
5 96 (20.56%) Subversion
6 93 (19.91%) JUnit
7 85 (18.20%) Selenium
8 61 (13.06%) Visual Studio Team System
9 60 (12.85%) Cucumber
10 49 (10.49%) Mockito
11 48 (10.28%) WebDriver
12 41 (8.78%) Eclipse
13 40 (8.57%) JIRA
14 36 (7.71%) SonarQube
15 23 (4.93%) Hudson
15 23 (4.93%) IntelliJ
16 21 (4.50%) SoapUI
17 18 (3.85%) TestNG
18 16 (3.43%) Apache Ivy
18 16 (3.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 150 (32.12%) Finance
2 58 (12.42%) Financial Institution
3 38 (8.14%) Banking
4 34 (7.28%) Law
5 33 (7.07%) Military
6 21 (4.50%) Advertising
7 10 (2.14%) Retail
8 9 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.50%) Electronics
10 6 (1.28%) Marketing
11 5 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.64%) Front Office
13 2 (0.43%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Games
14 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 206 (44.11%) Developer
2 143 (30.62%) Java Developer
3 81 (17.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 57 (12.21%) Software Engineer
5 56 (11.99%) Senior Developer
6 54 (11.56%) AWS Engineer
7 52 (11.13%) Java Engineer
8 47 (10.06%) AWS DevOps
9 46 (9.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 43 (9.21%) Senior Java Developer
11 31 (6.64%) Java Software Engineer
12 29 (6.21%) Architect
13 26 (5.57%) Full Stack Developer
13 26 (5.57%) Lead Developer
14 25 (5.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 24 (5.14%) Software Developer
16 21 (4.50%) Automation Engineer
16 21 (4.50%) Lead Java Developer
16 21 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
17 20 (4.28%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (31.69%) Web Services
2 146 (31.26%) Spring
3 109 (23.34%) REST
4 105 (22.48%) Hibernate
5 96 (20.56%) HTML
6 92 (19.70%) .NET
7 91 (19.49%) XML
8 85 (18.20%) CSS
9 83 (17.77%) AngularJS
10 67 (14.35%) Node.js
11 64 (13.70%) JSON
12 63 (13.49%) SOAP
13 59 (12.63%) JMS
14 43 (9.21%) HTML5
15 37 (7.92%) jQuery
16 34 (7.28%) Ajax
16 34 (7.28%) React
17 32 (6.85%) J2EE
18 31 (6.64%) RESTful
19 30 (6.42%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.20%) Enterprise Software
2 67 (14.35%) Data Centre
3 53 (11.35%) User Experience
4 33 (7.07%) Data Structures
5 27 (5.78%) Algorithms
6 25 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (5.14%) Cloud Native
8 15 (3.21%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (1.71%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.50%) Fintech
11 7 (1.50%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.28%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.28%) Online Banking
13 5 (1.07%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
15 3 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
15 3 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 133 (28.48%) Linux
2 74 (15.85%) Unix
3 24 (5.14%) Android
4 23 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 19 (4.07%) Windows
6 18 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.57%) CentOS
7 12 (2.57%) Solaris
8 2 (0.43%) AIX
8 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (33.40%) DevOps
3 128 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
4 100 (21.41%) Software Engineering
5 95 (20.34%) Configuration Management
6 86 (18.42%) Test Automation
7 83 (17.77%) Microservices
7 83 (17.77%) SDLC
8 82 (17.56%) Scrum
9 72 (15.42%) Security Testing
9 72 (15.42%) TDD
10 62 (13.28%) Kalman Filter
11 60 (12.85%) Artefact Management
12 59 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (12.21%) Analytics
13 57 (12.21%) Multithreading
14 54 (11.56%) Computer Science
15 53 (11.35%) Machine Learning
15 53 (11.35%) Open Source
16 46 (9.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 285 (61.03%) Java
2 157 (33.62%) JavaScript
3 154 (32.98%) Python
4 86 (18.42%) Bash Shell
5 81 (17.34%) SQL
6 76 (16.27%) Ruby
7 51 (10.92%) Groovy
8 40 (8.57%) PL/SQL
9 39 (8.35%) C
10 38 (8.14%) Perl
11 32 (6.85%) Java 8
12 31 (6.64%) C#
13 28 (6.00%) Scala
14 27 (5.78%) C++
15 24 (5.14%) T-SQL
16 22 (4.71%) TypeScript
17 20 (4.28%) PowerShell
18 15 (3.21%) XPath
19 14 (3.00%) ES6
19 14 (3.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (14.35%) Degree
2 27 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (0.64%) CCSP
6 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.64%) CISSP
6 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.64%) MCP
7 2 (0.43%) CEH
7 2 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.43%) CISM
7 2 (0.43%) ISEB
7 2 (0.43%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.64%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) GDPR
2 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (26.77%) Docker
2 66 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (13.28%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.21%) HDFS
5 11 (2.36%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.43%) Firmware
6 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 120 (25.70%) Ansible
2 98 (20.99%) Puppet
3 59 (12.63%) Kubernetes
4 39 (8.35%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (5.57%) Nagios
6 15 (3.21%) Terraform
7 3 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.43%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.21%) Consul
9 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.21%) Grafana
9 1 (0.21%) Graphite
9 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.21%) Packer
9 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.21%) Salt
Vendors
1 113 (24.20%) Oracle
2 68 (14.56%) VMware
3 26 (5.57%) Cloudera
4 25 (5.35%) Microsoft
5 15 (3.21%) Alteryx
5 15 (3.21%) Tableau
6 14 (3.00%) Google
7 13 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.57%) Adobe
8 12 (2.57%) Rakuten
9 8 (1.71%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.50%) Cadence
10 7 (1.50%) Demandware
10 7 (1.50%) Peregrine
11 6 (1.28%) IBM
11 6 (1.28%) Solace
11 6 (1.28%) Sybase
12 5 (1.07%) Informatica
12 5 (1.07%) Jitterbit