Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 280 286
Rank change year-on-year -55 +6 +53
Permanent jobs citing Ant 31 85 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.69% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 3.23% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 75 58
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -6.59%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £28,225
90th Percentile £60,625 £60,500 £54,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -8.26% +14.74%

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 2819 2634 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.49% 21.28% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2360 2183
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,413 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £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 November 2017.

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 November 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
Manchester -59 19 £45,000 -5.26%
Cheshire -38 7 £53,750 -5.70% 2
Merseyside +19 5 £64,000 +55.15%
Ant
England

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

1 25 (80.65%) JUnit
2 24 (77.42%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) Hibernate
3 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) Jenkins
3 23 (74.19%) DevOps
4 20 (64.52%) TDD
4 20 (64.52%) Spring
4 20 (64.52%) XML
4 20 (64.52%) Git (software)
5 19 (61.29%) Puppet
6 17 (54.84%) SOAP
7 16 (51.61%) Maven
8 15 (48.39%) Web Services
8 15 (48.39%) Eclipse
8 15 (48.39%) RESTful
9 14 (45.16%) BDD
9 14 (45.16%) Scrum
10 13 (41.94%) Pair Programming
10 13 (41.94%) IntelliJ
10 13 (41.94%) iPad
11 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (32.26%) Gradle
11 10 (32.26%) Linux
11 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
12 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
12 9 (29.03%) Selenium
13 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (22.58%) JIRA
14 7 (22.58%) JPA

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 (9.68%) OpenStack
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Anypoint
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (19.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (19.35%) GitHub
4 4 (12.90%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Big Data
1 6 (19.35%) Hadoop
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQLite
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) JUnit
2 23 (74.19%) Jenkins
3 20 (64.52%) Git (software)
4 16 (51.61%) Maven
5 15 (48.39%) Eclipse
6 13 (41.94%) IntelliJ
7 10 (32.26%) Gradle
8 9 (29.03%) Selenium
9 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
9 7 (22.58%) JIRA
10 6 (19.35%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (19.35%) SonarQube
11 4 (12.90%) Subversion
12 2 (6.45%) Mockito
12 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
13 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
13 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
13 1 (3.23%) JMeter
13 1 (3.23%) TestNG
13 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) Hibernate
2 20 (64.52%) Spring
2 20 (64.52%) XML
3 17 (54.84%) SOAP
4 15 (48.39%) RESTful
4 15 (48.39%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) JPA
6 6 (19.35%) JSON
7 5 (16.13%) HTML
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) Java EE
8 4 (12.90%) Spring Boot
8 4 (12.90%) Spring MVC
9 3 (9.68%) CSS3
9 3 (9.68%) EJB 3.0
9 3 (9.68%) JSON Schema
9 3 (9.68%) React
9 3 (9.68%) REST
9 3 (9.68%) Spring Integration
9 3 (9.68%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) iPad
2 4 (12.90%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) CentOS
3 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (74.19%) DevOps
2 20 (64.52%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) BDD
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 13 (41.94%) Pair Programming
5 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
6 6 (19.35%) Build Automation
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Dependency Management
6 6 (19.35%) OOD
6 6 (19.35%) Requirements Management
6 6 (19.35%) SDLC
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) MVC
8 4 (12.90%) OO
8 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.68%) Data Management
9 3 (9.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) XPath
6 2 (6.45%) ES6
6 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) Puppet
2 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (19.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft