Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 287 280
Rank change year-on-year -55 -7 +66
Permanent jobs citing Ant 20 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 2.69% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 62 58
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £31,375
90th Percentile £60,875 £63,750 £55,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +8.25%

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,772 2,640 2,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.80% 21.41% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,235 2,349 2,089
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £30,958 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the North West

Ant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Ant in the North West

Ant
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in the North West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Ant in the North West

Ant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cheshire -41 9 £58,750 +3.07% 3
Merseyside +22 5 £64,000 +50.59%
Manchester -36 5 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Lancashire +4 1 £40,000 -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 15 (75.00%) JUnit
2 14 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (70.00%) Maven
3 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) Selenium
6 10 (50.00%) Java
6 10 (50.00%) XML
7 9 (45.00%) Spring
7 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (40.00%) Puppet
8 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (40.00%) DevOps
8 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) HTML
8 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 8 (40.00%) JSON
8 8 (40.00%) TDD
9 7 (35.00%) JIRA
9 7 (35.00%) jQuery
9 7 (35.00%) SOAP
9 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (35.00%) Oracle
9 7 (35.00%) Bitbucket
9 7 (35.00%) Gradle
9 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Anypoint
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (30.00%) GitHub
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Big Data
1 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JUnit
2 14 (70.00%) Maven
3 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (55.00%) Selenium
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) Bitbucket
6 7 (35.00%) Gradle
6 7 (35.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (30.00%) SonarQube
8 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (20.00%) Mockito
10 3 (15.00%) Subversion
11 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
12 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
12 1 (5.00%) Codeship
12 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
12 1 (5.00%) GoCD
12 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
12 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) Spring
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) JSON
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) PhoneGap
7 4 (20.00%) React
7 4 (20.00%) Sass
7 4 (20.00%) Struts
8 3 (15.00%) JSON Schema
8 3 (15.00%) JSP
8 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
3 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
4 6 (30.00%) Dependency Management
4 6 (30.00%) Requirements Management
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
6 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) OOD
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (20.00%) ES6
6 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 3 (15.00%) XPath
8 2 (10.00%) Python
9 1 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (5.00%) VB
9 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX
3 5 (25.00%) Simian Army
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft