Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 672 698 583
Rank change year-on-year +26 -115 -68
Permanent jobs citing Ant 485 515 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.58% 1.53% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 352 347 623
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%

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 30,744 33,711 33,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.06% 20.52% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25,088 27,669 29,002
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +17 241 £70,000 +7.69% 27
North of England +54 93 £45,000 - 8
South East -35 55 £50,000 +3.09% 5
North West +31 51 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West +18 46 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Yorkshire +23 37 £43,000 -4.44% 4
East of England +34 36 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Midlands +24 16 £55,000 +52.78% 10
West Midlands +27 12 £65,000 +85.71% 6
North East - 5 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -6 4 £55,000 +8.91% 4
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 361 (74.43%) Maven
2 344 (70.93%) Java
3 324 (66.80%) Agile Software Development
4 265 (54.64%) Jenkins
5 216 (44.54%) Continuous Integration
6 189 (38.97%) DevOps
7 185 (38.14%) Gradle
8 169 (34.85%) Software Engineering
9 160 (32.99%) Spring
10 159 (32.78%) Git (software)
11 158 (32.58%) JavaScript
12 151 (31.13%) Ansible
13 145 (29.90%) Scrum
14 126 (25.98%) Finance
14 126 (25.98%) Microservices
15 124 (25.57%) JUnit
16 120 (24.74%) TDD
17 117 (24.12%) Linux
18 116 (23.92%) Subversion
19 112 (23.09%) Web Services
20 111 (22.89%) Docker
21 110 (22.68%) XML
21 110 (22.68%) Python
22 108 (22.27%) SQL
23 106 (21.86%) HTML
24 100 (20.62%) Oracle
24 100 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
24 100 (20.62%) Amazon AWS
25 97 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
26 94 (19.38%) CSS

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 53 (10.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 53 (10.93%) Tomcat
2 38 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 34 (7.01%) Apache
4 28 (5.77%) JBoss
5 17 (3.51%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (2.47%) Apache Spark
8 10 (2.06%) Confluence
9 8 (1.65%) IIS
9 8 (1.65%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.44%) Jetty
11 6 (1.24%) Apache TomEE
11 6 (1.24%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.24%) nginx
11 6 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.03%) CMS
12 5 (1.03%) Documentum
12 5 (1.03%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.62%) Weka
3 2 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.82%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.41%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (20.62%) Amazon AWS
1 100 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (7.42%) GitHub
3 17 (3.51%) IaaS
4 16 (3.30%) OpenShift
5 11 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
5 11 (2.27%) PaaS
6 10 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (1.86%) SaaS
7 9 (1.86%) Serverless
8 5 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 5 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.82%) Force.com
9 4 (0.82%) NuGet
9 4 (0.82%) Rackspace Cloud
9 4 (0.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 4 (0.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.42%) Firewall
2 20 (4.12%) HTTP
3 11 (2.27%) DNS
4 9 (1.86%) Internet
5 8 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.44%) Network Security
6 7 (1.44%) SMTP
7 6 (1.24%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.03%) SSL
9 4 (0.82%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.82%) SSH
9 4 (0.82%) Wireless
10 3 (0.62%) FTP
11 2 (0.41%) Broadband
11 2 (0.41%) NAS
11 2 (0.41%) SAN
11 2 (0.41%) VSAN
12 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.37%) Relational Database
2 51 (10.52%) MySQL
3 47 (9.69%) SQL Server
4 42 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (7.22%) MongoDB
6 28 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.77%) Oracle Database
7 24 (4.95%) RDBMS
8 23 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (4.33%) Big Data
10 9 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (1.65%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.44%) SQLite
13 6 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.03%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.03%) DB2
14 5 (1.03%) MariaDB
14 5 (1.03%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 361 (74.43%) Maven
2 265 (54.64%) Jenkins
3 185 (38.14%) Gradle
4 159 (32.78%) Git (software)
5 124 (25.57%) JUnit
6 116 (23.92%) Subversion
7 68 (14.02%) Mockito
8 63 (12.99%) Cucumber
9 62 (12.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 61 (12.58%) Selenium
11 49 (10.10%) Eclipse
12 42 (8.66%) JIRA
13 41 (8.45%) TeamCity
14 38 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
15 31 (6.39%) Hudson
16 24 (4.95%) Apache Ivy
17 23 (4.74%) Visual Studio
18 22 (4.54%) IntelliJ
19 19 (3.92%) JMeter
20 15 (3.09%) WebDriver
General
1 126 (25.98%) Finance
2 47 (9.69%) Banking
3 29 (5.98%) Financial Institution
4 22 (4.54%) Retail
5 15 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.24%) Advertising
7 6 (1.24%) Automotive
7 6 (1.24%) Back Office
7 6 (1.24%) French Language
7 6 (1.24%) German Language
8 5 (1.03%) Law
8 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.82%) Games
9 4 (0.82%) Marketing
9 4 (0.82%) Publishing
10 3 (0.62%) Electronics
11 2 (0.41%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 205 (42.27%) Developer
2 156 (32.16%) Java Developer
3 72 (14.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 51 (10.52%) Java Engineer
5 47 (9.69%) Senior Developer
6 46 (9.48%) Software Engineer
7 40 (8.25%) Automation Engineer
8 39 (8.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 36 (7.42%) Cloud Engineer
10 30 (6.19%) J2EE Developer
10 30 (6.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 30 (6.19%) Technical Leader
11 29 (5.98%) Architect
12 26 (5.36%) Cloud Automation Engineer
13 18 (3.71%) Lead Developer
13 18 (3.71%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (3.71%) Tester
14 17 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
14 17 (3.51%) Lead Java Developer
15 15 (3.09%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (32.99%) Spring
2 112 (23.09%) Web Services
3 110 (22.68%) XML
4 106 (21.86%) HTML
5 94 (19.38%) CSS
6 92 (18.97%) AngularJS
7 80 (16.49%) J2EE
8 79 (16.29%) .NET
9 76 (15.67%) JSON
10 75 (15.46%) RESTful
11 73 (15.05%) REST
12 72 (14.85%) Hibernate
13 66 (13.61%) React
14 64 (13.20%) SOAP
15 56 (11.55%) Java EE
16 46 (9.48%) jQuery
17 42 (8.66%) Apache Flex
18 40 (8.25%) HTML5
19 39 (8.04%) Spring Boot
20 36 (7.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.46%) Computer Science
2 69 (14.23%) User Experience
3 50 (10.31%) Greenfield Project
4 47 (9.69%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (6.60%) Data Centre
6 22 (4.54%) Mobile App
7 21 (4.33%) Management Information System
8 19 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (3.71%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (3.71%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (3.30%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.65%) Fintech
11 8 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 6 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.24%) Derivative
13 6 (1.24%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 5 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 117 (24.12%) Linux
2 48 (9.90%) Unix
3 44 (9.07%) Windows
4 29 (5.98%) Android
4 29 (5.98%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.68%) CentOS
5 13 (2.68%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.86%) Solaris
7 8 (1.65%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.44%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.03%) AIX
10 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) Debian
12 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (66.80%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (44.54%) Continuous Integration
3 189 (38.97%) DevOps
4 169 (34.85%) Software Engineering
5 145 (29.90%) Scrum
6 126 (25.98%) Microservices
7 120 (24.74%) TDD
8 82 (16.91%) Test Automation
9 76 (15.67%) Multithreading
10 69 (14.23%) OO
11 68 (14.02%) Configuration Management
12 66 (13.61%) MVC
13 65 (13.40%) SDLC
14 57 (11.75%) Mentoring
15 56 (11.55%) Continuous Deployment
15 56 (11.55%) Unit Testing
16 54 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
17 51 (10.52%) BDD
17 51 (10.52%) Concurrent Programming
18 36 (7.42%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 344 (70.93%) Java
2 158 (32.58%) JavaScript
3 110 (22.68%) Python
4 108 (22.27%) SQL
5 68 (14.02%) Bash Shell
6 58 (11.96%) Ruby
7 55 (11.34%) C++
8 50 (10.31%) C#
9 48 (9.90%) Java 8
10 44 (9.07%) C
11 41 (8.45%) PL/SQL
12 35 (7.22%) Perl
13 33 (6.80%) Shell Script
14 23 (4.74%) Groovy
15 18 (3.71%) PowerShell
16 17 (3.51%) PHP
17 14 (2.89%) TypeScript
18 13 (2.68%) Scala
19 12 (2.47%) Apex Code
20 10 (2.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (18.14%) Degree
2 42 (8.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.24%) ISEB
5 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.03%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.82%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.19%) QA
2 7 (1.44%) DICOM
3 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 26262
4 2 (0.41%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (22.89%) Docker
2 46 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (6.60%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.03%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.62%) HDFS
6 2 (0.41%) Firmware
6 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.21%) Varnish
7 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 151 (31.13%) Ansible
2 97 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 81 (16.70%) Puppet
4 61 (12.58%) Terraform
5 34 (7.01%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.44%) Kibana
7 6 (1.24%) logstash
8 5 (1.03%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.82%) Automic
9 4 (0.82%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.82%) Consul
9 4 (0.82%) Icinga
9 4 (0.82%) Nagios
9 4 (0.82%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.62%) Grafana
10 3 (0.62%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.62%) Rancher
10 3 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (20.62%) Oracle
2 52 (10.72%) Adobe
3 48 (9.90%) VMware
4 31 (6.39%) Microsoft
5 18 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (3.51%) IBM
7 14 (2.89%) Google
8 11 (2.27%) MuleSoft
8 11 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.86%) Tableau
10 8 (1.65%) Rakuten
10 8 (1.65%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.44%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.44%) Perforce
11 7 (1.44%) Splunk
11 7 (1.44%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.24%) Informatica
13 5 (1.03%) Cognizant
13 5 (1.03%) Sybase
14 4 (0.82%) Vignette