Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 759 690 778
Rank change year-on-year -69 +88 -176
Permanent jobs citing Ant 262 463 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 1.57% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 191 360 292
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £34,550
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,625 £74,875
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +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 23,721 29,417 33,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.24% 19.82% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19,053 23,882 28,031
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,340 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% +0.68% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -55 113 £77,500 +6.90% 10
South West +6 42 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East of England +63 38 £65,000 +23.81% 5
North of England +1 27 £46,500 -15.45% 5
South East +5 20 £45,000 -6.25% 7
Midlands +40 16 £55,000 +12.24% 4
North West +16 14 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Yorkshire +12 13 £46,500 +8.14% 3
East Midlands +20 11 £61,250 +25.00% 3
West Midlands +36 5 £41,250 -36.54% 1
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 226 (86.26%) Java
2 216 (82.44%) Maven
3 191 (72.90%) Jenkins
4 160 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (54.58%) DevOps
6 123 (46.95%) JavaScript
7 112 (42.75%) AWS
8 109 (41.60%) Git (software)
9 106 (40.46%) Docker
10 104 (39.69%) Spring
11 101 (38.55%) SQL
12 97 (37.02%) Gradle
13 93 (35.50%) Continuous Integration
14 88 (33.59%) JIRA
14 88 (33.59%) Scrum
15 84 (32.06%) Hibernate
16 83 (31.68%) Puppet
17 80 (30.53%) Oracle
18 79 (30.15%) Ansible
19 75 (28.63%) Azure
20 74 (28.24%) Configuration Management
21 72 (27.48%) JUnit
21 72 (27.48%) Subversion
22 69 (26.34%) Opscode Chef
23 68 (25.95%) Python
24 67 (25.57%) REST
25 66 (25.19%) Web Services
26 65 (24.81%) Selenium
26 65 (24.81%) TeamCity
27 64 (24.43%) Linux

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 51 (19.47%) JBoss
2 47 (17.94%) WebSphere
3 43 (16.41%) Tomcat
4 33 (12.60%) Apache
5 32 (12.21%) Confluence
6 25 (9.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 18 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (6.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (5.73%) Apache TomEE
9 15 (5.73%) IIS
10 11 (4.20%) MQSeries
11 8 (3.05%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (2.29%) nginx
13 4 (1.53%) GlassFish
14 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.76%) Liferay
16 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 112 (42.75%) AWS
2 75 (28.63%) Azure
3 38 (14.50%) GCP
4 34 (12.98%) GitHub
5 22 (8.40%) npm
6 19 (7.25%) Amazon EKS
7 18 (6.87%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (4.96%) PaaS
9 10 (3.82%) Amazon S3
10 9 (3.44%) Amazon ELB
10 9 (3.44%) Amazon EMR
10 9 (3.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (3.44%) Datadog
10 9 (3.44%) IaaS
10 9 (3.44%) OpenShift
10 9 (3.44%) SaaS
11 8 (3.05%) Slack
12 6 (2.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (1.91%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.78%) SSL
1 23 (8.78%) TCP/IP
2 20 (7.63%) Firewall
3 15 (5.73%) DNS
4 14 (5.34%) Internet
5 8 (3.05%) HTTP
5 8 (3.05%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.76%) SAN
7 1 (0.38%) CTI
7 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.38%) VoIP
7 1 (0.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.37%) MySQL
2 48 (18.32%) Relational Database
3 46 (17.56%) SQL Server
4 30 (11.45%) Hadoop
5 27 (10.31%) RDBMS
6 22 (8.40%) Geospatial Data
6 22 (8.40%) GIS
6 22 (8.40%) JasperReports
7 21 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (6.49%) DB2
8 17 (6.49%) MongoDB
9 15 (5.73%) IBM InfoSphere
10 14 (5.34%) Oracle Database
11 12 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (3.82%) NoSQL
13 9 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (3.44%) MariaDB
14 8 (3.05%) Infinispan
15 2 (0.76%) Redis
16 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 216 (82.44%) Maven
2 191 (72.90%) Jenkins
3 109 (41.60%) Git (software)
4 97 (37.02%) Gradle
5 88 (33.59%) JIRA
6 72 (27.48%) JUnit
6 72 (27.48%) Subversion
7 65 (24.81%) Selenium
7 65 (24.81%) TeamCity
8 58 (22.14%) Eclipse
9 54 (20.61%) Hudson
10 51 (19.47%) SonarQube
11 39 (14.89%) Cucumber
12 35 (13.36%) FishEye
13 23 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (8.40%) CruiseControl
15 21 (8.02%) Artifactory
15 21 (8.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (7.63%) ClearQuest
16 20 (7.63%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 63 (24.05%) Finance
2 37 (14.12%) Retail
3 32 (12.21%) Banking
4 11 (4.20%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.53%) Advertising
6 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.15%) Front Office
8 2 (0.76%) Environmental Health
8 2 (0.76%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Police
Job Titles
1 107 (40.84%) Developer
2 94 (35.88%) Java Developer
3 71 (27.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (13.74%) Senior Developer
4 36 (13.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (10.69%) Software Engineer
6 21 (8.02%) Principal Engineer
6 21 (8.02%) Principal Software Engineer
7 18 (6.87%) Architect
8 17 (6.49%) Java Engineer
8 17 (6.49%) Release Manager
9 16 (6.11%) Platform Engineer
10 15 (5.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (5.73%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.34%) Java Software Developer
12 12 (4.58%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (4.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 11 (4.20%) E-Commerce Developer
13 11 (4.20%) Java E-Commerce Developer
13 11 (4.20%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (39.69%) Spring
2 84 (32.06%) Hibernate
3 67 (25.57%) REST
4 66 (25.19%) Web Services
5 63 (24.05%) JSON
6 57 (21.76%) XML
7 46 (17.56%) JDBC
8 44 (16.79%) J2EE
9 41 (15.65%) CSS
10 40 (15.27%) React
11 37 (14.12%) Struts
12 35 (13.36%) Elastic Stack
13 32 (12.21%) Apache Flex
13 32 (12.21%) JMS
13 32 (12.21%) JSP
14 30 (11.45%) Ajax
14 30 (11.45%) GWT
15 28 (10.69%) AngularJS
15 28 (10.69%) jQuery
15 28 (10.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.36%) Mobile App
2 25 (9.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (5.73%) Mainframe
4 11 (4.20%) Cloud Native
4 11 (4.20%) Clustering
4 11 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (3.82%) Replication
6 9 (3.44%) User Experience
7 6 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.29%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.15%) Blog
10 3 (1.15%) NHS
11 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.76%) Derivative
11 2 (0.76%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.43%) Linux
2 35 (13.36%) Windows
3 33 (12.60%) Android
4 25 (9.54%) Apple iOS
5 20 (7.63%) Windows Server
6 15 (5.73%) Unix
6 15 (5.73%) zOS
7 11 (4.20%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.05%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.91%) AIX
10 4 (1.53%) CentOS
11 3 (1.15%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.76%) Debian
12 2 (0.76%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (54.58%) DevOps
3 93 (35.50%) Continuous Integration
4 88 (33.59%) Scrum
5 74 (28.24%) Configuration Management
6 58 (22.14%) Test Automation
7 56 (21.37%) Software Engineering
8 48 (18.32%) Multithreading
9 45 (17.18%) OO
9 45 (17.18%) Open Source
10 41 (15.65%) Kanban
11 39 (14.89%) TDD
12 38 (14.50%) Microservices
13 37 (14.12%) SDLC
14 35 (13.36%) MVC
15 32 (12.21%) Infrastructure as Code
16 31 (11.83%) DevSecOps
16 31 (11.83%) Enterprise Architecture
17 30 (11.45%) Web Development
18 29 (11.07%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 226 (86.26%) Java
2 123 (46.95%) JavaScript
3 101 (38.55%) SQL
4 68 (25.95%) Python
5 53 (20.23%) Java 8
6 41 (15.65%) C#
7 39 (14.89%) C
8 32 (12.21%) Ruby
9 31 (11.83%) PowerShell
10 22 (8.40%) Bash Shell
11 17 (6.49%) Perl
12 16 (6.11%) Shell Script
12 16 (6.11%) T-SQL
13 11 (4.20%) C++
14 9 (3.44%) Go
15 5 (1.91%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.53%) Apex Code
16 4 (1.53%) ES6
16 4 (1.53%) TypeScript
17 3 (1.15%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 26 (9.92%) Degree
2 14 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.20%) DBS Check
4 8 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.49%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) NCSC
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 106 (40.46%) Docker
2 23 (8.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.38%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.38%) KVM
5 1 (0.38%) Varnish
5 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (31.68%) Puppet
2 79 (30.15%) Ansible
3 69 (26.34%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (17.94%) Kubernetes
5 39 (14.89%) Terraform
6 31 (11.83%) Prometheus
7 16 (6.11%) Grafana
8 15 (5.73%) Graphite
8 15 (5.73%) Packer
9 10 (3.82%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (3.82%) Nagios
10 9 (3.44%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.15%) Control-M
11 3 (1.15%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (1.15%) Rancher
12 2 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.38%) Consul
13 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.38%) Istio
13 1 (0.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 80 (30.53%) Oracle
2 40 (15.27%) Google
3 36 (13.74%) Atlassian
4 23 (8.78%) Adobe
5 20 (7.63%) New Relic
6 19 (7.25%) Splunk
7 18 (6.87%) IBM
8 15 (5.73%) Black Duck
8 15 (5.73%) Teradata
9 14 (5.34%) Microsoft
10 7 (2.67%) AppDynamics
11 6 (2.29%) Perforce
11 6 (2.29%) SAP
11 6 (2.29%) VMware
12 4 (1.53%) CA
12 4 (1.53%) Dynatrace
12 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.15%) CyberArk
13 3 (1.15%) Kony
13 3 (1.15%) PagerDuty