Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 726 569 509
Rank change year-on-year -157 -60 -35
Permanent jobs citing Ant 447 778 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 2.36% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 300 604 888
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 34332 32965 36291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.38% 18.67% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28242 28758 30946
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -39 233 £65,000 +13.04% 25
South East -59 74 £45,250 -9.50% 7
North of England -77 60 £45,000 - 6
South West -2 41 £50,000 +29.03% 4
North West -61 31 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire -18 29 £45,000 +20.00% 3
East of England -33 29 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Midlands -29 10 £36,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +33 7 £36,000 -18.18% 1
West Midlands -40 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 358 (80.09%) Java
2 353 (78.97%) Maven
3 299 (66.89%) Agile Software Development
4 231 (51.68%) Git (software)
5 225 (50.34%) Spring
6 214 (47.87%) Jenkins
7 191 (42.73%) JavaScript
8 188 (42.06%) Web Services
9 172 (38.48%) Oracle
10 170 (38.03%) SQL
11 169 (37.81%) Hibernate
12 147 (32.89%) Scrum
13 146 (32.66%) Linux
14 144 (32.21%) JUnit
15 142 (31.77%) Subversion
16 136 (30.43%) SOAP
16 136 (30.43%) DevOps
17 131 (29.31%) XML
17 131 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
18 126 (28.19%) Tomcat
19 122 (27.29%) Finance
20 120 (26.85%) Apache
21 119 (26.62%) Relational Database
22 113 (25.28%) Gradle
22 113 (25.28%) RESTful
23 108 (24.16%) JBoss
24 107 (23.94%) SQL Server
24 107 (23.94%) Puppet
25 105 (23.49%) Software Engineering
26 104 (23.27%) JIRA

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
1 126 (28.19%) Tomcat
2 120 (26.85%) Apache
3 108 (24.16%) JBoss
4 54 (12.08%) WebSphere
5 23 (5.15%) WebLogic
6 21 (4.70%) OpenStack
7 18 (4.03%) IIS
8 14 (3.13%) Confluence
9 13 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (2.91%) nginx
9 13 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (2.68%) Apache TomEE
11 11 (2.46%) SugarCRM
12 9 (2.01%) GlassFish
13 7 (1.57%) Jetty
14 6 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.67%) CMS
15 3 (0.67%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.45%) Blender
1 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.22%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 86 (19.24%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (3.80%) Amazon S3
3 17 (3.80%) Route 53
4 15 (3.36%) Amazon ELB
4 15 (3.36%) OpenShift
4 15 (3.36%) SaaS
5 14 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (3.13%) GitHub
6 10 (2.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (2.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.89%) AWS OpsWorks
9 4 (0.89%) Serverless
10 3 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.83%) HTTP
2 31 (6.94%) Internet
3 26 (5.82%) FTP
4 23 (5.15%) SSL
5 22 (4.92%) Firewall
6 17 (3.80%) VPN
7 16 (3.58%) SNMP
8 7 (1.57%) HTTPS
8 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.12%) PuTTY
9 5 (1.12%) WinSCP
10 4 (0.89%) BGP
10 4 (0.89%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.89%) MPLS
10 4 (0.89%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.89%) OSPF
10 4 (0.89%) RIP
11 3 (0.67%) Intranet
11 3 (0.67%) SMS
11 3 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (26.62%) Relational Database
2 107 (23.94%) SQL Server
3 89 (19.91%) NoSQL
4 65 (14.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 64 (14.32%) MySQL
6 50 (11.19%) Neo4j
7 48 (10.74%) Redis
8 39 (8.72%) RDBMS
9 23 (5.15%) MongoDB
9 23 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (4.70%) Oracle Database
11 17 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
11 17 (3.80%) Big Data
12 16 (3.58%) DB2
13 11 (2.46%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (1.34%) Blockchain
16 6 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 353 (78.97%) Maven
2 231 (51.68%) Git (software)
3 214 (47.87%) Jenkins
4 144 (32.21%) JUnit
5 142 (31.77%) Subversion
6 113 (25.28%) Gradle
7 104 (23.27%) JIRA
8 90 (20.13%) TeamCity
9 87 (19.46%) Eclipse
10 71 (15.88%) Hudson
11 60 (13.42%) Selenium
12 49 (10.96%) EasyMock
13 47 (10.51%) Mercurial
14 46 (10.29%) IntelliJ
15 44 (9.84%) jMock
16 33 (7.38%) Mockito
17 31 (6.94%) Cucumber
18 28 (6.26%) SoapUI
19 26 (5.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 23 (5.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 122 (27.29%) Finance
2 94 (21.03%) Banking
3 57 (12.75%) Investment Banking
4 53 (11.86%) Retail Banking
5 31 (6.94%) Games
6 23 (5.15%) Retail
7 16 (3.58%) Marketing
8 13 (2.91%) Telecoms
9 10 (2.24%) Advertising
10 8 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.12%) Front Office
12 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.67%) Automotive
13 3 (0.67%) Legal
14 2 (0.45%) Back Office
15 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.22%) Local Government
15 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 252 (56.38%) Developer
2 200 (44.74%) Java Developer
3 73 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 69 (15.44%) Senior Developer
5 63 (14.09%) Software Developer
6 54 (12.08%) Software Engineer
7 53 (11.86%) Java Software Developer
8 51 (11.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 43 (9.62%) E-Commerce Developer
9 43 (9.62%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 41 (9.17%) Java Engineer
11 32 (7.16%) Java Software Engineer
12 21 (4.70%) Lead Developer
13 14 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (2.91%) Test Automation Manager
14 13 (2.91%) Test Manager
15 11 (2.46%) Senior Software Developer
15 11 (2.46%) SOA Developer
16 10 (2.24%) Consultant
16 10 (2.24%) EAI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (50.34%) Spring
2 188 (42.06%) Web Services
3 169 (37.81%) Hibernate
4 136 (30.43%) SOAP
5 131 (29.31%) XML
6 113 (25.28%) RESTful
7 99 (22.15%) HTML
8 89 (19.91%) REST
9 86 (19.24%) CSS
10 72 (16.11%) JSON
11 56 (12.53%) J2EE
12 52 (11.63%) Spring Boot
13 49 (10.96%) jQuery
14 48 (10.74%) Java EE
15 40 (8.95%) JMS
16 38 (8.50%) JSP
17 36 (8.05%) Node.js
18 33 (7.38%) .NET
18 33 (7.38%) Ajax
18 33 (7.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 94 (21.03%) Computer Science
2 65 (14.54%) Data Structures
3 63 (14.09%) Algorithms
4 48 (10.74%) Linux Command Line
4 48 (10.74%) User Experience
5 24 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (3.36%) iPad
9 14 (3.13%) Fintech
10 13 (2.91%) Public Cloud
11 10 (2.24%) Data Centre
11 10 (2.24%) PKI
12 9 (2.01%) Tandem
13 7 (1.57%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.34%) Client/Server
15 5 (1.12%) Derivative
15 5 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (1.12%) Fixed Income
15 5 (1.12%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 146 (32.66%) Linux
2 101 (22.60%) Unix
2 101 (22.60%) Windows
3 25 (5.59%) Windows Server
4 24 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (3.80%) Ubuntu
6 15 (3.36%) CentOS
7 8 (1.79%) Android
7 8 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.12%) Solaris
9 3 (0.67%) Debian
9 3 (0.67%) HPUX
10 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (66.89%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (32.89%) Scrum
3 136 (30.43%) DevOps
4 131 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
5 105 (23.49%) Software Engineering
6 99 (22.15%) TDD
7 79 (17.67%) E-Commerce
8 77 (17.23%) Kanban
9 73 (16.33%) Unit Testing
10 66 (14.77%) Multithreading
11 62 (13.87%) BDD
11 62 (13.87%) OO
12 60 (13.42%) Test Automation
13 54 (12.08%) Wealth Management
14 53 (11.86%) Asset Management
14 53 (11.86%) Configuration Management
15 52 (11.63%) MVC
16 49 (10.96%) Concurrent Programming
16 49 (10.96%) Front End Development
17 47 (10.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 358 (80.09%) Java
2 191 (42.73%) JavaScript
3 170 (38.03%) SQL
4 101 (22.60%) Python
5 81 (18.12%) Groovy
6 69 (15.44%) Bash Shell
7 51 (11.41%) Shell Script
8 48 (10.74%) PL/SQL
8 48 (10.74%) Ruby
9 37 (8.28%) C++
10 36 (8.05%) PHP
11 35 (7.83%) C#
12 33 (7.38%) Perl
13 32 (7.16%) Scala
14 28 (6.26%) Go
14 28 (6.26%) PowerShell
15 16 (3.58%) Jython
15 16 (3.58%) T-SQL
16 15 (3.36%) VBScript
16 15 (3.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 60 (13.42%) Degree
2 31 (6.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.12%) PhD
4 4 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.67%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB
7 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.22%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) OCP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (16.78%) QA
System Software
1 70 (15.66%) Docker
2 14 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.89%) GridGain
4 4 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.89%) vSphere
5 3 (0.67%) iptables
6 2 (0.45%) Firmware
6 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 107 (23.94%) Puppet
2 87 (19.46%) Opscode Chef
3 76 (17.00%) Ansible
4 19 (4.25%) Terraform
5 14 (3.13%) CA Service Virtualization
6 12 (2.68%) Kubernetes
7 7 (1.57%) Salt
8 6 (1.34%) Nagios
8 6 (1.34%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.89%) Kibana
9 4 (0.89%) logstash
9 4 (0.89%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.67%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.45%) rkt
11 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.22%) Control-M
12 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.22%) Packer
12 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 172 (38.48%) Oracle
2 59 (13.20%) Sybase
3 52 (11.63%) Perforce
4 45 (10.07%) CA Agile Central
5 22 (4.92%) VMware
6 20 (4.47%) Red Hat
6 20 (4.47%) Solace
7 19 (4.25%) HP
7 19 (4.25%) Microsoft
8 17 (3.80%) hybris
9 14 (3.13%) CA
10 10 (2.24%) IBM
11 9 (2.01%) Google
12 7 (1.57%) AppDynamics
12 7 (1.57%) Informatica
13 6 (1.34%) SaltStack
13 6 (1.34%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.12%) Citrix
14 5 (1.12%) Rackspace
14 5 (1.12%) Splunk