Period
to 20 January 2018

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

Apache Ant
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 102 145
Rank change year-on-year +10 +43 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 24 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.75% 1.77% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.28% 11.41% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 6
Essex median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% +92.86% -17.65%
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 290 298 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.11% 15.48% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 240 207 364
Essex median annual salary £51,945 £46,194 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.45% +15.48% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 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
Colchester +5 11 £62,500 -7.41%
Ant
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) JBoss
1 24 (100.00%) Maven
2 19 (79.17%) WebSphere
2 19 (79.17%) JMS
2 19 (79.17%) Gradle
3 18 (75.00%) Degree
3 18 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 16 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
5 14 (58.33%) Java EE
5 14 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (54.17%) J2EE
7 12 (50.00%) GlassFish
8 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (45.83%) OO
9 10 (41.67%) Master's Degree
10 9 (37.50%) Spring
10 9 (37.50%) Oracle
10 9 (37.50%) JSP
10 9 (37.50%) Servlets
11 8 (33.33%) OOP
11 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
12 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
12 7 (29.17%) EJB
13 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (25.00%) MySQL
13 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 6 (25.00%) Swing
13 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL

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 24 (100.00%) JBoss
2 19 (79.17%) WebSphere
3 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 12 (50.00%) GlassFish
5 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (8.33%) Apache
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Geronimo
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) Mahout
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Neo4j
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Maven
2 19 (79.17%) Gradle
3 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
3 5 (20.83%) FitNesse
3 5 (20.83%) JMeter
3 5 (20.83%) JProfiler
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.33%) ArgoUML
4 2 (8.33%) Cactus
4 2 (8.33%) DbUnit
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 2 (8.33%) NUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Rational Rose
4 2 (8.33%) Redmine
4 2 (8.33%) The Grinder
4 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
1 19 (79.17%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) QA Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Software QA Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Software Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) JMS
2 16 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 14 (58.33%) Java EE
4 13 (54.17%) J2EE
5 9 (37.50%) JSP
5 9 (37.50%) Servlets
5 9 (37.50%) Spring
6 7 (29.17%) EJB
7 6 (25.00%) Swing
8 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 2 (8.33%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) FreeMarker
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) JPA
9 2 (8.33%) REST
9 2 (8.33%) SOAP
9 2 (8.33%) TopLink
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (20.83%) Load Testing
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum-ban
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (41.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Alteryx
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau