Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 342 263
Rank change year-on-year +19 -79 +31
Permanent jobs citing Ant 41 33 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.25% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 1.17% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 70
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,250 £37,500 £37,800
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,050
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 2,687 2,810 2,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.04% 21.28% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,165 2,327 2,057
North West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Manchester +14 31 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Cheshire - 8 £60,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 37 (90.24%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) Gradle
3 28 (68.29%) Maven
4 24 (58.54%) Spring
4 24 (58.54%) Jenkins
4 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
5 20 (48.78%) JUnit
6 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
7 16 (39.02%) DevOps
7 16 (39.02%) TDD
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (31.71%) Mockito
9 13 (31.71%) HTML
10 12 (29.27%) CSS
10 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
10 12 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (29.27%) Microservices
10 12 (29.27%) Java 8
10 12 (29.27%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (26.83%) Docker
11 11 (26.83%) JIRA
11 11 (26.83%) Subversion
12 10 (24.39%) Banking
12 10 (24.39%) C#
12 10 (24.39%) C++
12 10 (24.39%) Windows

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 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Anypoint
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) npm
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
1 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (12.20%) HBase
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (82.93%) Gradle
2 28 (68.29%) Maven
3 24 (58.54%) Jenkins
4 20 (48.78%) JUnit
5 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
6 13 (31.71%) Mockito
7 11 (26.83%) JIRA
7 11 (26.83%) Subversion
8 8 (19.51%) Selenium
9 7 (17.07%) CA Release Automation
10 5 (12.20%) CruiseControl
10 5 (12.20%) Hudson
10 5 (12.20%) IntelliJ
10 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
11 4 (9.76%) Codeship
11 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
11 4 (9.76%) GoCD
11 4 (9.76%) MSBuild
11 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
11 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Electronics
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Python Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
5 5 (12.20%) UX Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) Spring
2 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
3 13 (31.71%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) JSON
5 10 (24.39%) Node.js
5 10 (24.39%) React
6 8 (19.51%) RESTful
7 7 (17.07%) Ajax
7 7 (17.07%) jQuery
7 7 (17.07%) Spring Boot
7 7 (17.07%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) REST
9 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
9 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.20%) Kafka
9 5 (12.20%) LDAP
9 5 (12.20%) NumPy
9 5 (12.20%) SAML
9 5 (12.20%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.20%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (12.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (39.02%) DevOps
1 16 (39.02%) TDD
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Deployment Automation
3 12 (29.27%) Microservices
4 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.07%) CQRS
7 7 (17.07%) ETL
7 7 (17.07%) OO
7 7 (17.07%) OOP
7 7 (17.07%) UML
8 6 (14.63%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (14.63%) Kanban
8 6 (14.63%) SDLC
9 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.20%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Java 8
4 10 (24.39%) C#
4 10 (24.39%) C++
4 10 (24.39%) Python
5 6 (14.63%) C
5 6 (14.63%) TypeScript
6 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (12.20%) SQL
7 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Docker
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.07%) Puppet
3 5 (12.20%) Ansible
3 5 (12.20%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Cloudera
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.20%) Splunk
2 2 (4.88%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle