Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 460 433
Rank change year-on-year -25 -27 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ant 54 83 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 1.41% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 67 151
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,725 £36,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%

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 6,180 5,869 6,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.21% 20.34% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5,411 5,110 5,463
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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
Thames Valley -28 22 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire -2 13 £55,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -3 13 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Sussex - 10 £61,250 - 2
Surrey +10 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Berkshire -29 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £42,750 +0.59% 1
East Sussex - 1 £36,000 -
Kent - 1 £22,000 -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Ant.

1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (57.41%) Java
3 28 (51.85%) Maven
3 28 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (46.30%) Degree
5 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 23 (42.59%) XML
7 22 (40.74%) Web Services
7 22 (40.74%) Linux
8 20 (37.04%) Python
8 20 (37.04%) TDD
8 20 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (35.19%) DevOps
9 19 (35.19%) JUnit
10 18 (33.33%) Docker
11 17 (31.48%) SQL
12 16 (29.63%) Spring
13 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
13 15 (27.78%) Gradle
13 15 (27.78%) REST
13 15 (27.78%) Unit Testing
13 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
14 14 (25.93%) BDD
14 14 (25.93%) JSON
14 14 (25.93%) OO
15 13 (24.07%) CSS
15 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
15 13 (24.07%) HTML
15 13 (24.07%) Hudson

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 9 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.26%) IaaS
3 5 (9.26%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) GitHub
5 2 (3.70%) Apple Pay
5 2 (3.70%) npm
5 2 (3.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.85%) Apigee
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) DNS
1 5 (9.26%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Big Data
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Maven
2 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 19 (35.19%) JUnit
4 15 (27.78%) Gradle
5 13 (24.07%) Hudson
6 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
7 8 (14.81%) Eclipse
8 7 (12.96%) JIRA
8 7 (12.96%) Selenium
9 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
9 6 (11.11%) jMock
9 6 (11.11%) Mockito
9 6 (11.11%) TestNG
9 6 (11.11%) WebDriver
10 5 (9.26%) Mercurial
10 5 (9.26%) MSBuild
10 5 (9.26%) NUnit
11 4 (7.41%) IntelliJ
11 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.41%) Automotive
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Salesforce Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (3.70%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) XML
2 22 (40.74%) Web Services
3 16 (29.63%) Spring
4 15 (27.78%) REST
5 14 (25.93%) JSON
6 13 (24.07%) CSS
6 13 (24.07%) HTML
7 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
8 8 (14.81%) SOAP
9 6 (11.11%) RESTful
9 6 (11.11%) XSLT
10 5 (9.26%) .NET
10 5 (9.26%) Django
10 5 (9.26%) Flask
10 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 5 (9.26%) XML Schema
11 4 (7.41%) Java EE
11 4 (7.41%) JDBC
12 3 (5.56%) J2EE
12 3 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Arduino
5 1 (1.85%) BeagleBone
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
5 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.85%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.85%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 7 (12.96%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 20 (37.04%) TDD
5 19 (35.19%) DevOps
6 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 15 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 14 (25.93%) BDD
7 14 (25.93%) OO
8 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 9 (16.67%) Microservices
9 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 9 (16.67%) SDLC
10 8 (14.81%) SOA
11 7 (12.96%) Mathematics
11 7 (12.96%) OOD
11 7 (12.96%) Project Management
12 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (11.11%) UML
13 5 (9.26%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) Python
3 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.96%) Java 8
5 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.11%) Groovy
6 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (9.26%) C++
8 4 (7.41%) C
9 3 (5.56%) C#
10 2 (3.70%) Apex Code
10 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.70%) PHP
10 2 (3.70%) Ruby
11 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (12.96%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (7.41%) AWS Certification
4 4 (7.41%) ISEB
5 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) DICOM
2 6 (11.11%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) IEC 62304
3 2 (3.70%) ISO 26262
3 2 (3.70%) PA-DSS
3 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Ansible
2 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Apple
3 2 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) PayPal
3 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.70%) WorldPay