Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 748 567 515
Rank change year-on-year -181 -52 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ant 416 702 1,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% 2.24% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 312 523 828
England median annual salary £57,500 £51,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.75% -2.86% +7.14%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -0.99% +4.12%

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 33,169 31,310 34,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.29% 18.86% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27,536 27,072 29,622
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -74 206 £62,500 +4.17% 33
South East -53 84 £47,500 -5.00% 16
South West +2 43 £52,500 +40.00% 11
North of England -73 40 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East of England -30 35 £57,500 +15.00% 4
North West -50 21 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Yorkshire -14 19 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Midlands -13 8 £41,250 -2.94%
East Midlands +16 6 £36,000 -25.39%
West Midlands -39 2 £62,500 +47.06%
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 320 (76.92%) Java
2 311 (74.76%) Maven
3 243 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (49.28%) Jenkins
5 187 (44.95%) Git (software)
6 174 (41.83%) JavaScript
7 169 (40.63%) Spring
8 163 (39.18%) Linux
9 160 (38.46%) SQL
10 148 (35.58%) Oracle
11 141 (33.89%) Web Services
12 132 (31.73%) XML
13 124 (29.81%) Software Engineering
14 117 (28.13%) Gradle
15 115 (27.64%) DevOps
16 114 (27.40%) Python
17 113 (27.16%) HTML
17 113 (27.16%) Tomcat
18 110 (26.44%) Subversion
19 106 (25.48%) JUnit
19 106 (25.48%) Scrum
20 104 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
21 103 (24.76%) CSS
22 102 (24.52%) Eclipse
22 102 (24.52%) Hibernate
23 93 (22.36%) SOAP
24 92 (22.12%) REST
25 91 (21.88%) Degree
26 88 (21.15%) Apache
27 85 (20.43%) TDD

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
1 113 (27.16%) Tomcat
2 88 (21.15%) Apache
3 69 (16.59%) WebSphere
4 64 (15.38%) JBoss
5 26 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 24 (5.77%) IIS
7 21 (5.05%) Confluence
8 20 (4.81%) nginx
9 19 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (3.37%) GlassFish
12 13 (3.13%) OpenStack
13 11 (2.64%) MQSeries
13 11 (2.64%) SugarCRM
14 9 (2.16%) Jetty
15 6 (1.44%) Apache Spark
16 5 (1.20%) Apache Pig
16 5 (1.20%) Apache TomEE
17 4 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
18 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (0.96%) Blender
1 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.48%) Weka
3 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.40%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 84 (20.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.25%) GitHub
3 25 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (4.09%) Amazon S3
6 16 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (3.85%) Route 53
7 14 (3.37%) Amazon ELB
7 14 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (2.88%) Bluemix
8 12 (2.88%) IBM Cloud
8 12 (2.88%) SaaS
9 11 (2.64%) OpenShift
10 9 (2.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (1.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.72%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.89%) HTTP
2 34 (8.17%) Internet
3 26 (6.25%) FTP
4 25 (6.01%) SSL
5 23 (5.53%) Firewall
6 16 (3.85%) SNMP
6 16 (3.85%) VPN
7 10 (2.40%) NetScaler
8 7 (1.68%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.44%) PuTTY
10 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.20%) WinSCP
11 4 (0.96%) BGP
11 4 (0.96%) BIG-IP
11 4 (0.96%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.96%) MPLS
11 4 (0.96%) OSPF
11 4 (0.96%) RIP
11 4 (0.96%) VLAN
12 3 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 66 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 61 (14.66%) NoSQL
4 58 (13.94%) MySQL
5 41 (9.86%) Oracle Database
6 40 (9.62%) RDBMS
7 30 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (6.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (5.05%) MongoDB
10 17 (4.09%) Hadoop
11 16 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (3.85%) DB2
12 14 (3.37%) Big Data
12 14 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (3.13%) HBase
14 12 (2.88%) Neo4j
15 11 (2.64%) Redis
16 10 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (1.44%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 311 (74.76%) Maven
2 205 (49.28%) Jenkins
3 187 (44.95%) Git (software)
4 117 (28.13%) Gradle
5 110 (26.44%) Subversion
6 106 (25.48%) JUnit
7 102 (24.52%) Eclipse
8 83 (19.95%) JIRA
9 62 (14.90%) Selenium
10 54 (12.98%) IntelliJ
11 51 (12.26%) TeamCity
12 35 (8.41%) SoapUI
13 32 (7.69%) Cucumber
14 29 (6.97%) Mockito
15 27 (6.49%) Visual Studio
16 25 (6.01%) HP UFT
17 23 (5.53%) Hudson
17 23 (5.53%) Vagrant
18 22 (5.29%) Bitbucket
19 20 (4.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 65 (15.63%) Finance
2 39 (9.38%) Banking
3 28 (6.73%) Games
3 28 (6.73%) Retail
4 17 (4.09%) Marketing
5 16 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 14 (3.37%) Retail Banking
6 14 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.92%) French Language
7 8 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.44%) Front Office
9 5 (1.20%) Advertising
10 4 (0.96%) Automotive
10 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
12 2 (0.48%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 230 (55.29%) Developer
2 148 (35.58%) Java Developer
3 68 (16.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 58 (13.94%) Senior Developer
5 50 (12.02%) Software Engineer
6 36 (8.65%) Software Developer
7 30 (7.21%) Lead Developer
8 29 (6.97%) Java Engineer
9 28 (6.73%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (5.29%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (4.33%) Senior Software Developer
12 17 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (4.09%) Test Manager
13 16 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
13 16 (3.85%) Test Automation Manager
14 15 (3.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 14 (3.37%) Lead Java Developer
16 12 (2.88%) Lead Software Developer
16 12 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
17 11 (2.64%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (40.63%) Spring
2 141 (33.89%) Web Services
3 132 (31.73%) XML
4 113 (27.16%) HTML
5 103 (24.76%) CSS
6 102 (24.52%) Hibernate
7 93 (22.36%) SOAP
8 92 (22.12%) REST
9 77 (18.51%) RESTful
10 76 (18.27%) J2EE
10 76 (18.27%) JSON
11 56 (13.46%) Java EE
12 54 (12.98%) JMS
12 54 (12.98%) jQuery
13 52 (12.50%) JSP
13 52 (12.50%) Spring Boot
14 47 (11.30%) HTML5
15 45 (10.82%) .NET
15 45 (10.82%) Node.js
16 41 (9.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.79%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.33%) Data Structures
4 17 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.61%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.37%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.64%) Fintech
8 10 (2.40%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.40%) User Experience
9 9 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.16%) PKI
9 9 (2.16%) Tandem
10 8 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.44%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.20%) Animation
13 5 (1.20%) Derivative
13 5 (1.20%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 163 (39.18%) Linux
2 73 (17.55%) Unix
3 64 (15.38%) Windows
4 26 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 22 (5.29%) CentOS
5 22 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (5.05%) Ubuntu
7 14 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.88%) Android
8 12 (2.88%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.92%) AIX
10 6 (1.44%) Solaris
11 3 (0.72%) Debian
11 3 (0.72%) HPUX
12 2 (0.48%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.24%) Fedora
13 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (29.81%) Software Engineering
3 115 (27.64%) DevOps
4 106 (25.48%) Scrum
5 104 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (20.43%) TDD
7 75 (18.03%) Test Automation
8 74 (17.79%) OO
9 67 (16.11%) MVC
10 49 (11.78%) Waterfall
11 48 (11.54%) Configuration Management
12 46 (11.06%) Microservices
13 43 (10.34%) BDD
14 42 (10.10%) Open Source
15 40 (9.62%) SDLC
16 38 (9.13%) Kanban
17 37 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
17 37 (8.89%) Mentoring
18 35 (8.41%) Continuous Deployment
19 34 (8.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 320 (76.92%) Java
2 174 (41.83%) JavaScript
3 160 (38.46%) SQL
4 114 (27.40%) Python
5 66 (15.87%) Bash Shell
6 58 (13.94%) Ruby
7 51 (12.26%) C#
8 49 (11.78%) C++
8 49 (11.78%) PL/SQL
9 47 (11.30%) Shell Script
10 36 (8.65%) Scala
11 35 (8.41%) Groovy
12 34 (8.17%) PHP
13 32 (7.69%) Perl
13 32 (7.69%) PowerShell
14 23 (5.53%) Jython
15 19 (4.57%) Go
16 18 (4.33%) VBScript
17 17 (4.09%) XPath
18 12 (2.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (21.88%) Degree
2 48 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.13%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.24%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) OCP
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.62%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) GCP
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (18.27%) Docker
2 22 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.20%) HDFS
3 5 (1.20%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.96%) GridGain
4 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.96%) iptables
4 4 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.96%) vSphere
5 3 (0.72%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.72%) LXC
6 2 (0.48%) Firmware
6 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.24%) KVM
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 76 (18.27%) Puppet
2 71 (17.07%) Ansible
3 67 (16.11%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (4.57%) Terraform
5 17 (4.09%) CA Service Virtualization
6 16 (3.85%) Kubernetes
7 11 (2.64%) Kibana
8 10 (2.40%) logstash
8 10 (2.40%) Perfmon
9 6 (1.44%) HAProxy
9 6 (1.44%) Nagios
9 6 (1.44%) ZABBIX
10 5 (1.20%) Salt
10 5 (1.20%) Simian Army
11 4 (0.96%) Packer
12 3 (0.72%) Oozie
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.48%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.24%) Control-M
14 1 (0.24%) MOM
Vendors
1 148 (35.58%) Oracle
2 28 (6.73%) VMware
3 23 (5.53%) HP
4 20 (4.81%) IBM
5 18 (4.33%) Perforce
6 17 (4.09%) CA
6 17 (4.09%) Microsoft
7 16 (3.85%) hybris
8 15 (3.61%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.61%) Solace
8 15 (3.61%) Sybase
9 13 (3.13%) TIBCO
10 12 (2.88%) Google
11 10 (2.40%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.44%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (1.44%) New Relic
12 6 (1.44%) Tableau
13 5 (1.20%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.20%) SaltStack
13 5 (1.20%) Splunk