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

Apache Ant
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 481 449 429
Rank change year-on-year -32 -20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 68 97 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.07% 1.65% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 85 156
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,450 £32,750
90th Percentile £64,425 £59,500 £75,000
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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,376 5,879 6,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.40% 20.04% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,559 5,184 5,850
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,100 £29,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the 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 18 August 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 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
Thames Valley -20 25 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Surrey +17 20 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire -19 14 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +3 10 £53,750 +8.59%
Berkshire -26 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Sussex - 7 £62,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £37,500 -26.47%
East Sussex -18 1 £36,000 -34.55% 1
Kent - 1 £22,000 -
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 South East region with a requirement for Ant.

1 43 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (57.35%) Java
3 36 (52.94%) XML
4 33 (48.53%) Web Services
4 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
6 28 (41.18%) CSS
7 27 (39.71%) REST
8 26 (38.24%) JavaScript
9 25 (36.76%) HTML
10 24 (35.29%) Maven
10 24 (35.29%) JSON
10 24 (35.29%) Docker
11 23 (33.82%) DevOps
11 23 (33.82%) Unit Testing
11 23 (33.82%) Linux
12 22 (32.35%) SOAP
12 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
13 21 (30.88%) Degree
14 20 (29.41%) Test Automation
15 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (26.47%) TDD
15 18 (26.47%) Scrum
16 17 (25.00%) Python
16 17 (25.00%) SQL
16 17 (25.00%) Prototyping
17 16 (23.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 16 (23.53%) J2EE
17 16 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (23.53%) CRM

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 11 (16.18%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.88%) Apache
3 3 (4.41%) JBoss
4 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (23.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (14.71%) Force.com
5 9 (13.24%) IaaS
5 9 (13.24%) PaaS
6 3 (4.41%) GitHub
7 2 (2.94%) SaaS
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.47%) Sage Pay
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) DNS
1 5 (7.35%) Network Security
2 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.29%) Big Data
2 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.47%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
2 24 (35.29%) Maven
3 15 (22.06%) Gradle
4 14 (20.59%) JIRA
5 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
6 11 (16.18%) Eclipse
6 11 (16.18%) JUnit
7 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
8 9 (13.24%) Hudson
9 6 (8.82%) IntelliJ
9 6 (8.82%) MSBuild
9 6 (8.82%) NUnit
10 5 (7.35%) Mercurial
10 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
11 4 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (5.88%) Selenium
11 4 (5.88%) Subversion
12 3 (4.41%) Mockito
12 3 (4.41%) TestNG
13 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (14.71%) Marketing
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Games
5 3 (4.41%) Automotive
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Salesforce Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Manual Tester
4 7 (10.29%) Python Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Software Tester
4 7 (10.29%) Tester
5 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Web Tester
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Architect
7 4 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Salesforce Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Software Architect
8 3 (4.41%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) XML
2 33 (48.53%) Web Services
3 28 (41.18%) CSS
4 27 (39.71%) REST
5 25 (36.76%) HTML
6 24 (35.29%) JSON
7 22 (32.35%) SOAP
8 16 (23.53%) J2EE
8 16 (23.53%) Visualforce
9 10 (14.71%) DHTML
9 10 (14.71%) J2SE
9 10 (14.71%) Spring
9 10 (14.71%) XSLT
10 7 (10.29%) Django
10 7 (10.29%) Flask
10 7 (10.29%) Gherkin
11 5 (7.35%) .NET
11 5 (7.35%) JDBC
12 4 (5.88%) Apache Camel
12 4 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.94%) Contactless
5 2 (2.94%) EMV
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) Fintech
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Animation
6 1 (1.47%) Arduino
6 1 (1.47%) BeagleBone
6 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.47%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.47%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.47%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Linux
2 14 (20.59%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) Ubuntu
4 6 (8.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (33.82%) DevOps
3 23 (33.82%) Unit Testing
4 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 20 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 18 (26.47%) Scrum
6 18 (26.47%) TDD
7 17 (25.00%) Prototyping
8 16 (23.53%) CRM
9 13 (19.12%) BDD
10 12 (17.65%) Analytics
10 12 (17.65%) OO
11 10 (14.71%) Information Security
12 9 (13.24%) Performance Testing
12 9 (13.24%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (11.76%) API Design
13 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
13 8 (11.76%) SDLC
13 8 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) Java
2 26 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.00%) Python
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
4 16 (23.53%) Apex Code
5 10 (14.71%) SOQL
5 10 (14.71%) SOSL
6 7 (10.29%) Java 8
7 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.35%) C++
7 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.41%) C
8 3 (4.41%) Perl
9 2 (2.94%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) Groovy
10 1 (1.47%) HLSL
10 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (10.29%) ISEB
4 6 (8.82%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) DICOM
2 4 (5.88%) PA-DSS
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.94%) IEC 62304
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 26262
3 2 (2.94%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 24 (35.29%) Docker
2 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Ansible
2 8 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
4 2 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle
3 10 (14.71%) Pardot
4 7 (10.29%) VMware
5 5 (7.35%) PayPal
5 5 (7.35%) WorldPay
6 3 (4.41%) Apple
7 2 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) Apigee
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.47%) Perforce
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat