Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 388 429
Rank change year-on-year -66 +41 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ant 93 161 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 2.91% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 75 134 149
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.89% +12.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,813 £31,400
90th Percentile £62,200 £65,000 £66,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - 0.00%

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 6,551 5,527 6,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.60% 18.91% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,696 4,838 5,986
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -35 56 £49,000 +3.16% 5
Buckinghamshire 0 27 £55,000 +7.84% 1
Surrey +15 23 £45,000 -25.00%
Berkshire -32 22 £41,000 -8.89% 4
Hampshire -65 12 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Oxfordshire -27 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Middlesex +9 1 - -
West Sussex +2 1 - -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 71 (76.34%) Java
2 65 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (63.44%) Web Services
4 54 (58.06%) Jenkins
5 50 (53.76%) Maven
6 46 (49.46%) Linux
7 45 (48.39%) XML
8 41 (44.09%) Oracle
9 38 (40.86%) SOAP
10 37 (39.78%) Scrum
10 37 (39.78%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (39.78%) Gradle
11 34 (36.56%) JavaScript
12 33 (35.48%) CSS
13 32 (34.41%) Eclipse
14 31 (33.33%) Unix
14 31 (33.33%) Spring
15 30 (32.26%) TDD
16 29 (31.18%) HTML
17 28 (30.11%) IntelliJ
17 28 (30.11%) Unit Testing
17 28 (30.11%) JIRA
17 28 (30.11%) Git (software)
17 28 (30.11%) Java 8
18 27 (29.03%) J2EE
18 27 (29.03%) Middleware
19 26 (27.96%) OO
19 26 (27.96%) REST
20 25 (26.88%) JUnit
20 25 (26.88%) 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 19 (20.43%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.68%) Apache
3 8 (8.60%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.30%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.30%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.15%) JBoss
7 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.08%) Blender
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (5.38%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 14 (15.05%) Force.com
3 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (9.68%) GitHub
4 9 (9.68%) IaaS
4 9 (9.68%) PaaS
5 4 (4.30%) SaaS
5 4 (4.30%) Sage Pay
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.08%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) HTTP
1 5 (5.38%) SSL
2 4 (4.30%) Firewall
2 4 (4.30%) FTP
3 3 (3.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.08%) SSH
4 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.53%) HBase
5 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.30%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.30%) Big Data
6 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.30%) MySQL
6 4 (4.30%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.30%) Power BI
6 4 (4.30%) QlikView
6 4 (4.30%) Sqoop
7 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (58.06%) Jenkins
2 50 (53.76%) Maven
3 37 (39.78%) Gradle
4 32 (34.41%) Eclipse
5 28 (30.11%) Git (software)
5 28 (30.11%) IntelliJ
5 28 (30.11%) JIRA
6 25 (26.88%) JUnit
7 12 (12.90%) Cucumber
8 10 (10.75%) Subversion
9 7 (7.53%) Selenium
10 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (4.30%) JMeter
11 4 (4.30%) LoadUI
11 4 (4.30%) SoapUI
11 4 (4.30%) SonarQube
11 4 (4.30%) TestNG
11 4 (4.30%) WebDriver
12 3 (3.23%) Hudson
12 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (17.20%) Marketing
2 15 (16.13%) Retail
3 12 (12.90%) Finance
4 8 (8.60%) Banking
5 6 (6.45%) Games
6 4 (4.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 26 (27.96%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Salesforce Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Technical Leader
5 9 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Manual Tester
7 7 (7.53%) Software Tester
7 7 (7.53%) Tester
8 6 (6.45%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) CRM Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Junior
8 6 (6.45%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Salesforce Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Architect
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (63.44%) Web Services
2 45 (48.39%) XML
3 38 (40.86%) SOAP
4 33 (35.48%) CSS
5 31 (33.33%) Spring
6 29 (31.18%) HTML
7 27 (29.03%) J2EE
7 27 (29.03%) Middleware
8 26 (27.96%) REST
9 24 (25.81%) Apache Camel
10 22 (23.66%) J2SE
11 21 (22.58%) Visualforce
12 20 (21.51%) JSON
12 20 (21.51%) RESTful
13 18 (19.35%) DHTML
14 14 (15.05%) XSLT
15 8 (8.60%) Gherkin
16 7 (7.53%) jQuery
17 6 (6.45%) Java EE
18 5 (5.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Contactless
3 4 (4.30%) EMV
3 4 (4.30%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.30%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.15%) Animation
5 2 (2.15%) Fintech
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Linux
2 31 (33.33%) Unix
3 9 (9.68%) Windows
4 8 (8.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.15%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (39.78%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (39.78%) Scrum
3 30 (32.26%) TDD
4 28 (30.11%) Unit Testing
5 26 (27.96%) OO
6 25 (26.88%) CRM
7 22 (23.66%) Prototyping
8 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 20 (21.51%) Software Delivery
10 18 (19.35%) Analytics
10 18 (19.35%) DevOps
10 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
11 15 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (15.05%) Data Integration
12 14 (15.05%) SOLID
13 12 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (11.83%) Performance Testing
14 11 (11.83%) Scenario Testing
15 10 (10.75%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 71 (76.34%) Java
2 34 (36.56%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.11%) Java 8
4 21 (22.58%) Apex Code
5 18 (19.35%) SQL
6 15 (16.13%) SOQL
6 15 (16.13%) SOSL
7 13 (13.98%) Python
8 4 (4.30%) C#
8 4 (4.30%) Perl
8 4 (4.30%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.30%) Scala
8 4 (4.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (4.30%) XPath
9 3 (3.23%) C++
10 2 (2.15%) Groovy
10 2 (2.15%) HLSL
11 1 (1.08%) Haskell
11 1 (1.08%) Ruby
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.53%) ISEB
4 4 (4.30%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) PA-DSS
1 5 (5.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) Docker
2 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.30%) Apache Flume
3 4 (4.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Ansible
2 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.30%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.30%) Oozie
4 3 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (3.23%) SCOM
5 1 (1.08%) Grafana
5 1 (1.08%) Kibana
5 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Oracle
2 21 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (16.13%) Pardot
4 8 (8.60%) PayPal
4 8 (8.60%) WorldPay
5 7 (7.53%) VMware
6 6 (6.45%) Perforce
7 4 (4.30%) Apple
7 4 (4.30%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (4.30%) Kofax
7 4 (4.30%) Symantec
7 4 (4.30%) Tableau
8 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.08%) F5
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) webMethods