Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 123 139
Rank change year-on-year +43 +16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 58 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.04% 1.19% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.71% 7.06% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 62 13 9
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £50,750 £33,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £45,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -

Ant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 423 354 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 22.16% 16.79% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 334 268 335
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,344 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.76% +5.88% +0.59%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Essex

Ant
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant in Essex.

Salary trend for Ant in Essex

Ant
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Essex over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in Essex

Ant
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Essex region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Colchester +24 29 £50,000 -
Ant
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Ant.

1 58 (100.00%) Java
1 58 (100.00%) Maven
2 52 (89.66%) JBoss
3 49 (84.48%) Hibernate
4 43 (74.14%) J2EE
4 43 (74.14%) Gradle
5 41 (70.69%) JMS
6 39 (67.24%) Java EE
6 39 (67.24%) GlassFish
7 37 (63.79%) WebSphere
8 35 (60.34%) Oracle
8 35 (60.34%) WebLogic
9 33 (56.90%) Degree
9 33 (56.90%) Spring
9 33 (56.90%) Computer Science
10 32 (55.17%) PL/SQL
10 32 (55.17%) Tomcat
11 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (44.83%) Swing
13 25 (43.10%) NoSQL
14 19 (32.76%) MVC
14 19 (32.76%) MySQL
14 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
14 19 (32.76%) Spring MVC
15 18 (31.03%) CSS
15 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
16 17 (29.31%) HTML
17 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
17 16 (27.59%) Hadoop
17 16 (27.59%) CouchDB

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 52 (89.66%) JBoss
2 39 (67.24%) GlassFish
3 37 (63.79%) WebSphere
4 35 (60.34%) WebLogic
5 32 (55.17%) Tomcat
6 16 (27.59%) Apache Pig
6 16 (27.59%) Apache Spark
7 3 (5.17%) Apache
8 2 (3.45%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) NoSQL
2 19 (32.76%) MySQL
2 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
3 16 (27.59%) Big Data
3 16 (27.59%) CouchDB
3 16 (27.59%) Hadoop
3 16 (27.59%) MongoDB
4 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database
5 13 (22.41%) RDBMS
5 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
6 9 (15.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.45%) Mahout
7 2 (3.45%) Neo4j
7 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.45%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.72%) GIS
8 1 (1.72%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 58 (100.00%) Maven
2 43 (74.14%) Gradle
3 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Hudson
4 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.72%) FishEye
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 57 (98.28%) Developer
1 57 (98.28%) Java Developer
2 28 (48.28%) Senior Developer
2 28 (48.28%) Senior Java Developer
3 24 (41.38%) Lead Developer
3 24 (41.38%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (25.86%) Lead Java Developer
5 11 (18.97%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Agile Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Java Swing Developer
7 8 (13.79%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Java Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) Tableau Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Java Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (84.48%) Hibernate
2 43 (74.14%) J2EE
3 41 (70.69%) JMS
4 39 (67.24%) Java EE
5 33 (56.90%) Spring
6 26 (44.83%) Swing
7 19 (32.76%) Spring MVC
8 18 (31.03%) CSS
9 17 (29.31%) HTML
10 15 (25.86%) Ajax
11 12 (20.69%) Servlets
12 9 (15.52%) EJB
13 5 (8.62%) JSP
14 3 (5.17%) REST
14 3 (5.17%) Web Services
15 2 (3.45%) FreeMarker
15 2 (3.45%) JPA
15 2 (3.45%) SOAP
15 2 (3.45%) TopLink
16 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (56.90%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
1 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
1 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) MVC
3 15 (25.86%) OO
4 14 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 14 (24.14%) OOP
5 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.79%) Scrum
7 2 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.72%) DevOps
8 1 (1.72%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (1.72%) Kanban
8 1 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.72%) TDD
8 1 (1.72%) UML
8 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (55.17%) PL/SQL
3 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.52%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) HDFS
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Alteryx
2 2 (3.45%) Tableau
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) Google