Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South East
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 447 460 401
Rank change year-on-year +13 -59 +49
Permanent jobs citing Ant 74 98 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 1.49% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 60 79 132
South East median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% +9.52% -

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 5,495 6,580 5,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.44% 20.86% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,734 5,641 4,826
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the South East

Ant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Ant in the South East

Ant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in the South East over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Ant in the South East

Ant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Thames Valley 0 45 £49,000 -1.01% 9
Berkshire -5 26 £47,500 - 6
Oxfordshire +27 12 £72,500 +81.25% 1
Surrey +33 9 £32,500 -25.71%
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £48,000 -12.73% 2
East Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire +17 6 £53,750 +19.44% 1
West Sussex -6 6 £45,000 - 2
Kent - 1 £42,810 -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Ant.

1 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (62.16%) Java
3 45 (60.81%) Jenkins
4 44 (59.46%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (48.65%) Maven
6 33 (44.59%) Web Services
6 33 (44.59%) Linux
6 33 (44.59%) Test Automation
7 31 (41.89%) Gradle
8 27 (36.49%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (36.49%) TDD
9 25 (33.78%) Degree
10 24 (32.43%) Unix
11 23 (31.08%) JUnit
12 22 (29.73%) Spring
13 21 (28.38%) Python
14 20 (27.03%) DevOps
15 19 (25.68%) Selenium
15 19 (25.68%) Hibernate
16 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
16 18 (24.32%) Unit Testing
17 17 (22.97%) Docker
17 17 (22.97%) JIRA
18 16 (21.62%) QA
18 16 (21.62%) Regression Testing
18 16 (21.62%) Microservices
18 16 (21.62%) Hudson
18 16 (21.62%) Node.js
19 15 (20.27%) BDD
19 15 (20.27%) WebDriver

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (9.46%) Alfresco
1 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.41%) CMS
2 4 (5.41%) WordPress
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.70%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.70%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.49%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.57%) SaaS
3 6 (8.11%) GitHub
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.41%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.70%) npm
5 2 (2.70%) Serverless
6 1 (1.35%) Apigee
6 1 (1.35%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) DNS
2 2 (2.70%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) MySQL
1 11 (14.86%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.41%) Big Data
6 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) Jenkins
2 36 (48.65%) Maven
3 31 (41.89%) Gradle
4 23 (31.08%) JUnit
5 19 (25.68%) Selenium
6 17 (22.97%) JIRA
7 16 (21.62%) Hudson
8 15 (20.27%) WebDriver
9 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
10 11 (14.86%) TestNG
11 9 (12.16%) Bitbucket
12 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
12 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
13 6 (8.11%) IntelliJ
13 6 (8.11%) JMeter
13 6 (8.11%) SonarQube
14 5 (6.76%) jMock
15 4 (5.41%) Mockito
16 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
17 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
General
1 7 (9.46%) Electronics
1 7 (9.46%) Law
1 7 (9.46%) Military
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Software Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.59%) Web Services
2 22 (29.73%) Spring
3 19 (25.68%) Hibernate
4 16 (21.62%) Node.js
5 14 (18.92%) HTML
6 10 (13.51%) CSS
6 10 (13.51%) XML
7 9 (12.16%) RESTful
8 8 (10.81%) REST
9 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.11%) jQuery
11 5 (6.76%) JSON
12 4 (5.41%) Ajax
12 4 (5.41%) CSS3
12 4 (5.41%) HTML5
12 4 (5.41%) J2EE
12 4 (5.41%) JDBC
12 4 (5.41%) JSP
12 4 (5.41%) SOAP
12 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.46%) Internet of Things
2 7 (9.46%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) User Experience
4 4 (5.41%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.70%) W3C
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Linux
2 24 (32.43%) Unix
3 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (59.46%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (44.59%) Test Automation
4 27 (36.49%) TDD
5 20 (27.03%) DevOps
6 18 (24.32%) Unit Testing
7 16 (21.62%) Microservices
7 16 (21.62%) Regression Testing
8 15 (20.27%) BDD
8 15 (20.27%) OO
9 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
9 13 (17.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (16.22%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (13.51%) Compatibility Testing
12 10 (13.51%) Functional Testing
12 10 (13.51%) Integration Testing
12 10 (13.51%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) Python
3 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.27%) SQL
5 14 (18.92%) C#
6 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
7 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
8 10 (13.51%) Java 8
9 8 (10.81%) PHP
10 7 (9.46%) Groovy
11 5 (6.76%) Perl
12 4 (5.41%) Java 9
13 3 (4.05%) C
13 3 (4.05%) C++
14 2 (2.70%) Ruby
15 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
15 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) DICOM
2 1 (1.35%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Docker
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Kubernetes
1 13 (17.57%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (16.22%) Ansible
3 10 (13.51%) Puppet
4 2 (2.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) Cadence
2 7 (9.46%) Peregrine
3 5 (6.76%) VMware
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe
4 2 (2.70%) Coverity
4 2 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (1.35%) Apple
5 1 (1.35%) PayPal
5 1 (1.35%) WorldPay