The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 147 126
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 13 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.58% 0.35% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.83% 2.44% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 28
Median salary £50,000 £85,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.17% +88.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £93,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 460 369 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.61% 14.18% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 408 288 316
Median salary £45,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.62% -1.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Ant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Hertfordshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Ant in Hertfordshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in Hertfordshire

Ant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Watford -2 5 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Ant
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 19 (95.00%) Unix
2 16 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Maven
5 12 (60.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) IBM
7 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (40.00%) Middleware
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) Solaris
8 7 (35.00%) J2SE
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) JSP
8 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
8 7 (35.00%) Spring
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) JIRA
10 5 (25.00%) Gradle
11 4 (20.00%) Bitbucket
11 4 (20.00%) Confluence
11 4 (20.00%) High Availability

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Confluence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Maven
2 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Gradle
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (20.00%) ClearQuest
4 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (20.00%) FishEye
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Java Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Release Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Release Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Middleware
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) J2SE
2 7 (35.00%) JSP
2 7 (35.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Fintech
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Unix
2 15 (75.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) High Availability
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Release Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Jython
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Clojure
5 1 (5.00%) F#
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) Rust
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Samba
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (20.00%) Sonatype
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