Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 284 287 297
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ant 40 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.99% 2.08% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 28
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +26.67%
10th Percentile £38,125 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £55,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,014 2,402 2,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.29% 23.31% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,552 1,977 2,066
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the South West

Ant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Ant in the South West

Ant
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in the South West over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Ant in the South West

Ant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Devon - 12 £47,500 -
Dorset +11 9 £70,000 - 1
Wiltshire -20 9 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Bristol +6 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 37 (92.50%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) Maven
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (52.50%) DevOps
5 18 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (45.00%) MySQL
5 18 (45.00%) JUnit
6 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
6 17 (42.50%) JIRA
7 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (40.00%) JSON
7 16 (40.00%) Subversion
7 16 (40.00%) REST
7 16 (40.00%) JBoss
8 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
9 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (35.00%) Puppet
9 14 (35.00%) AWS
9 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
9 14 (35.00%) Linux
9 14 (35.00%) Docker
10 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 13 (32.50%) Scrum
11 11 (27.50%) SQL
11 11 (27.50%) OO
11 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
11 11 (27.50%) Kanban
11 11 (27.50%) Apache Flex
11 11 (27.50%) Selenium

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 16 (40.00%) JBoss
2 9 (22.50%) Apache
3 5 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon EMR
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
3 5 (12.50%) Azure
3 5 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
1 9 (22.50%) HTTPS
1 9 (22.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (22.50%) Infinispan
2 9 (22.50%) MariaDB
2 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
2 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) RDBMS
3 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (15.00%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (15.00%) GIS
4 6 (15.00%) JasperReports
5 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 5 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Maven
2 18 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (45.00%) JUnit
3 17 (42.50%) JIRA
4 16 (40.00%) Subversion
5 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (27.50%) Selenium
6 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
7 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
7 9 (22.50%) NUnit
7 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
8 6 (15.00%) ClearQuest
8 6 (15.00%) CruiseControl
8 6 (15.00%) FishEye
8 6 (15.00%) Hudson
9 5 (12.50%) IBM UrbanCode
9 5 (12.50%) PVCS
9 5 (12.50%) SonarQube
9 5 (12.50%) TestNG
9 5 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
1 16 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 14 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Java Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Principal Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Principal Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Principal Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Principal Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate Technologist
6 3 (7.50%) Technologist
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) JSON
1 16 (40.00%) REST
2 11 (27.50%) Apache Flex
3 9 (22.50%) .NET
3 9 (22.50%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (22.50%) EJB
3 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
3 9 (22.50%) Kafka
3 9 (22.50%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (22.50%) Spring
3 9 (22.50%) XML
4 8 (20.00%) CSS
5 7 (17.50%) GWT
5 7 (17.50%) JMS
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
6 6 (15.00%) Ajax
6 6 (15.00%) AWT
6 6 (15.00%) Middleware
6 6 (15.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Clustering
1 9 (22.50%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (22.50%) Replication
2 6 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) zOS
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) DevOps
3 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
4 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (32.50%) Scrum
8 11 (27.50%) Kanban
8 11 (27.50%) OO
9 10 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
10 9 (22.50%) SOA
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Optimisation
11 7 (17.50%) Open Source
11 7 (17.50%) TDD
11 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
12 6 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (15.00%) DevSecOps
12 6 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
12 6 (15.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) Go
4 9 (22.50%) Perl
4 9 (22.50%) Python
4 9 (22.50%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) C
5 6 (15.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Docker
2 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (35.00%) Puppet
2 9 (22.50%) Docker Swarm
2 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
2 9 (22.50%) Nagios
2 9 (22.50%) Prometheus
2 9 (22.50%) Terraform
2 9 (22.50%) ZABBIX
3 3 (7.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Atlassian
3 6 (15.00%) Adobe
3 6 (15.00%) Google
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) Teradata