Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 729 561 535
Rank change year-on-year -168 -26 -38
Permanent jobs citing Ant 448 733 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 2.32% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 364 532 757
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £71,250 £80,000
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 34,413 31,546 34,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.78% 19.68% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28,283 26,970 29,982
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -99 202 £62,500 +4.17% 39
South East -71 97 £47,500 +5.56% 14
South West -7 55 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East of England -76 45 £57,500 +15.00% 9
North of England -52 37 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West -44 25 £55,250 +10.50% 6
Midlands -25 12 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Midlands -6 8 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Yorkshire -9 8 £50,000 +17.65% 3
East Midlands -17 4 £58,250 +16.50%
North East - 4 £32,500 -
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 373 (83.26%) Java
2 328 (73.21%) Maven
3 266 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (45.54%) JavaScript
5 202 (45.09%) Jenkins
6 185 (41.29%) Git (software)
7 181 (40.40%) Web Services
8 172 (38.39%) XML
9 168 (37.50%) Spring
10 164 (36.61%) Linux
11 162 (36.16%) Gradle
12 151 (33.71%) HTML
13 143 (31.92%) Oracle
14 139 (31.03%) SQL
15 132 (29.46%) Subversion
16 130 (29.02%) JUnit
16 130 (29.02%) CSS
17 127 (28.35%) DevOps
18 118 (26.34%) Eclipse
18 118 (26.34%) Scrum
19 117 (26.12%) TDD
20 116 (25.89%) Python
21 112 (25.00%) SOAP
22 111 (24.78%) J2EE
23 106 (23.66%) Software Engineering
24 104 (23.21%) JIRA
24 104 (23.21%) Unix
24 104 (23.21%) Tomcat
25 100 (22.32%) REST
26 99 (22.10%) WebSphere

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
1 104 (23.21%) Tomcat
2 99 (22.10%) WebSphere
3 70 (15.63%) Apache
4 56 (12.50%) JBoss
5 29 (6.47%) Confluence
5 29 (6.47%) IIS
6 28 (6.25%) WebLogic
7 26 (5.80%) MQSeries
8 19 (4.24%) nginx
9 18 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (3.79%) GlassFish
11 15 (3.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (2.90%) Jetty
13 10 (2.23%) Apache Spark
13 10 (2.23%) CMS
13 10 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (1.79%) Apache TomEE
15 6 (1.34%) Apache Pig
16 5 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (2.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.45%) Blender
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.45%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (3.57%) MetaTrader
2 9 (2.01%) Magento
2 9 (2.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 75 (16.74%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.81%) GitHub
3 26 (5.80%) Bluemix
3 26 (5.80%) IBM Cloud
4 24 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (4.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 16 (3.57%) Force.com
7 16 (3.57%) NuGet
8 14 (3.13%) OpenShift
9 12 (2.68%) IaaS
10 11 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (2.46%) SaaS
11 9 (2.01%) PaaS
12 7 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (1.34%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.89%) Sage Pay
15 3 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.14%) HTTP
2 27 (6.03%) Internet
3 16 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 14 (3.13%) Firewall
4 14 (3.13%) SSL
5 13 (2.90%) FTP
5 13 (2.90%) SMTP
6 10 (2.23%) DNS
6 10 (2.23%) SSH
6 10 (2.23%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.56%) VPN
8 5 (1.12%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.67%) SMS
10 2 (0.45%) DHCP
10 2 (0.45%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.45%) IPv4
10 2 (0.45%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.45%) SNMP
11 1 (0.22%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 58 (12.95%) NoSQL
3 55 (12.28%) Relational Database
4 44 (9.82%) RDBMS
5 39 (8.71%) MySQL
5 39 (8.71%) Oracle Database
6 32 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.79%) Hadoop
7 17 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.35%) HBase
9 14 (3.13%) DB2
10 12 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (2.46%) Big Data
11 11 (2.46%) MongoDB
12 10 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.79%) Jackrabbit
13 8 (1.79%) Redis
14 7 (1.56%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.56%) Data Mining
15 6 (1.34%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 328 (73.21%) Maven
2 202 (45.09%) Jenkins
3 185 (41.29%) Git (software)
4 162 (36.16%) Gradle
5 132 (29.46%) Subversion
6 130 (29.02%) JUnit
7 118 (26.34%) Eclipse
8 104 (23.21%) JIRA
9 64 (14.29%) Cucumber
10 63 (14.06%) IntelliJ
11 61 (13.62%) Selenium
12 55 (12.28%) TeamCity
13 40 (8.93%) Visual Studio
14 36 (8.04%) SoapUI
14 36 (8.04%) Vagrant
15 29 (6.47%) Mockito
15 29 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (5.36%) gulp
17 23 (5.13%) CA Release Automation
18 19 (4.24%) HP UFT
General
1 75 (16.74%) Finance
2 36 (8.04%) Banking
3 25 (5.58%) Games
4 21 (4.69%) Marketing
4 21 (4.69%) Retail
5 18 (4.02%) French Language
6 8 (1.79%) Advertising
7 7 (1.56%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.34%) German Language
9 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.89%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.67%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.67%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) Electronics
11 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 278 (62.05%) Developer
2 184 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 72 (16.07%) Senior Developer
4 58 (12.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 44 (9.82%) Java Engineer
5 44 (9.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 43 (9.60%) Lead Developer
7 35 (7.81%) Software Engineer
8 32 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.80%) Lead Java Developer
10 22 (4.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 19 (4.24%) Salesforce Developer
12 18 (4.02%) Senior Software Developer
13 16 (3.57%) Lead Software Developer
13 16 (3.57%) Support Engineer
14 15 (3.35%) Architect
14 15 (3.35%) Automation Engineer
14 15 (3.35%) Tester
15 14 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
16 13 (2.90%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (40.40%) Web Services
2 172 (38.39%) XML
3 168 (37.50%) Spring
4 151 (33.71%) HTML
5 130 (29.02%) CSS
6 112 (25.00%) SOAP
7 111 (24.78%) J2EE
8 100 (22.32%) REST
9 97 (21.65%) Hibernate
10 96 (21.43%) JSON
11 94 (20.98%) RESTful
12 77 (17.19%) Java EE
13 75 (16.74%) JSP
14 63 (14.06%) Servlets
15 62 (13.84%) JMS
16 61 (13.62%) AngularJS
17 58 (12.95%) HTML5
18 56 (12.50%) jQuery
19 51 (11.38%) Spring MVC
20 50 (11.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.68%) User Experience
6 11 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.01%) Online Games
8 8 (1.79%) Fintech
8 8 (1.79%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.89%) Contactless
11 4 (0.89%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (0.89%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.89%) EMV
11 4 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.89%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 164 (36.61%) Linux
2 104 (23.21%) Unix
3 58 (12.95%) Windows
4 18 (4.02%) AIX
4 18 (4.02%) CentOS
5 17 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.13%) Solaris
7 12 (2.68%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.46%) Android
8 11 (2.46%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.23%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.79%) HPUX
11 7 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.67%) Debian
13 2 (0.45%) SUSE
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (28.35%) DevOps
3 118 (26.34%) Scrum
4 117 (26.12%) TDD
5 106 (23.66%) Software Engineering
6 99 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
7 90 (20.09%) MVC
8 85 (18.97%) Test Automation
9 82 (18.30%) OO
10 60 (13.39%) Unit Testing
11 50 (11.16%) Microservices
12 44 (9.82%) BDD
12 44 (9.82%) SDLC
13 43 (9.60%) UML
14 38 (8.48%) Continuous Delivery
14 38 (8.48%) E-Commerce
14 38 (8.48%) Open Source
15 37 (8.26%) Waterfall
16 36 (8.04%) Kanban
17 33 (7.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 373 (83.26%) Java
2 204 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 139 (31.03%) SQL
4 116 (25.89%) Python
5 63 (14.06%) Java 8
6 56 (12.50%) C++
6 56 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 54 (12.05%) C#
8 50 (11.16%) Perl
8 50 (11.16%) Ruby
9 45 (10.04%) Shell Script
10 35 (7.81%) Bash Shell
11 25 (5.58%) Groovy
11 25 (5.58%) PowerShell
12 24 (5.36%) Apex Code
13 22 (4.91%) Scala
14 21 (4.69%) Jython
15 15 (3.35%) SOQL
15 15 (3.35%) SOSL
15 15 (3.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (18.53%) Degree
2 44 (9.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.57%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.12%) ISEB
6 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (14.06%) QA
2 6 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.12%) PA-DSS
4 3 (0.67%) GDPR
5 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.22%) GCP
System Software
1 86 (19.20%) Docker
2 33 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.34%) HDFS
5 5 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.89%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.89%) KVM
7 3 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.67%) LXC
8 2 (0.45%) Firmware
8 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.22%) iptables
9 1 (0.22%) vSphere
9 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (14.29%) Ansible
2 40 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (8.48%) Puppet
4 23 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 18 (4.02%) HP ALM
6 17 (3.79%) Kibana
7 16 (3.57%) logstash
7 16 (3.57%) Perfmon
8 15 (3.35%) CA Service Virtualization
9 13 (2.90%) HAProxy
10 11 (2.46%) Terraform
11 6 (1.34%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (1.12%) Icinga
12 5 (1.12%) Salt
13 4 (0.89%) Oozie
14 3 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.67%) Mesos
14 3 (0.67%) Packer
14 3 (0.67%) SCOM
15 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 143 (31.92%) Oracle
2 41 (9.15%) IBM
3 34 (7.59%) VMware
4 25 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (4.46%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.24%) Perforce
7 18 (4.02%) HP
7 18 (4.02%) hybris
7 18 (4.02%) TIBCO
8 17 (3.79%) CA
8 17 (3.79%) SolarWinds
9 15 (3.35%) Pardot
10 13 (2.90%) Google
11 12 (2.68%) Splunk
12 9 (2.01%) Tableau
13 8 (1.79%) AppDynamics
13 8 (1.79%) Demandware
13 8 (1.79%) Elastic Path
13 8 (1.79%) PayPal
13 8 (1.79%) WorldPay