Period
to 22 April 2018

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

Apache Ant
England > South West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 286 203
Rank change year-on-year -3 -83 +67
Permanent jobs citing Ant 55 50 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.49% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 2.18% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 138
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -0.99% +1.00%

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 2,584 2,290 2,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.23% 22.45% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,211 1,932 1,827
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
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 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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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
Wiltshire -15 21 £47,500 +5.56%
Bristol +8 19 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Gloucestershire +34 10 £46,250 -7.50%
Somerset +13 5 £55,000 - 2
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 54 (98.18%) Maven
2 45 (81.82%) Java
3 44 (80.00%) SQL
4 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
4 42 (76.36%) CSS
5 41 (74.55%) HTML
5 41 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 32 (58.18%) TDD
8 31 (56.36%) Eclipse
9 29 (52.73%) JUnit
9 29 (52.73%) Scrum
10 28 (50.91%) Spring
10 28 (50.91%) XML
11 26 (47.27%) Cucumber
12 24 (43.64%) Python
12 24 (43.64%) Ruby
13 22 (40.00%) Unix
14 21 (38.18%) C++
15 20 (36.36%) SOAP
15 20 (36.36%) Apache
15 20 (36.36%) Tomcat
15 20 (36.36%) Linux
15 20 (36.36%) Test Automation
16 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
17 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
17 18 (32.73%) Subversion
18 17 (30.91%) Web Services
18 17 (30.91%) CA
18 17 (30.91%) JIRA

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 20 (36.36%) Apache
1 20 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.36%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.82%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) DB2
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
1 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 54 (98.18%) Maven
2 33 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 31 (56.36%) Eclipse
4 29 (52.73%) JUnit
5 26 (47.27%) Cucumber
6 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
7 18 (32.73%) Subversion
8 17 (30.91%) JIRA
8 17 (30.91%) Selenium
9 16 (29.09%) HP UFT
9 16 (29.09%) SoapUI
10 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 6 (10.91%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (10.91%) Gradle
12 5 (9.09%) Artifactory
13 4 (7.27%) Bitbucket
13 4 (7.27%) Vagrant
14 3 (5.45%) GoCD
14 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
15 2 (3.64%) Introscope
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 18 (32.73%) Software Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 14 (25.45%) Lead Developer
6 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
6 12 (21.82%) Lead Software Developer
6 12 (21.82%) Lead Software Engineer
6 12 (21.82%) Senior Software Developer
6 12 (21.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) Test Manager
8 10 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (18.18%) Test Automation Manager
9 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Automation Tester
11 2 (3.64%) C++ Developer
11 2 (3.64%) C++ Software Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (76.36%) CSS
2 41 (74.55%) HTML
3 28 (50.91%) Spring
3 28 (50.91%) XML
4 20 (36.36%) SOAP
5 17 (30.91%) Web Services
6 16 (29.09%) .NET
6 16 (29.09%) jQuery
7 15 (27.27%) Gherkin
7 15 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 14 (25.45%) CSS3
8 14 (25.45%) HTML5
8 14 (25.45%) JMS
8 14 (25.45%) REST
9 13 (23.64%) RESTful
10 12 (21.82%) AngularJS
10 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (21.82%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (20.00%) J2EE
11 11 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (10.91%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Unix
2 20 (36.36%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.91%) Android
4 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) TDD
3 29 (52.73%) Scrum
4 20 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
6 16 (29.09%) Mentoring
7 15 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 14 (25.45%) BDD
8 14 (25.45%) MVC
8 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
9 13 (23.64%) Continuous Deployment
10 12 (21.82%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
11 11 (20.00%) Coaching
11 11 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (16.36%) Kanban
13 9 (16.36%) Mob Programming
13 9 (16.36%) Pair Programming
13 9 (16.36%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 45 (81.82%) Java
2 44 (80.00%) SQL
3 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
4 24 (43.64%) Python
4 24 (43.64%) Ruby
5 21 (38.18%) C++
6 15 (27.27%) C#
6 15 (27.27%) Groovy
6 15 (27.27%) Jython
6 15 (27.27%) VBScript
7 13 (23.64%) PL/SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (10.91%) C
10 2 (3.64%) Java 8
11 1 (1.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) VirtualBox
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) LXC
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) HP ALM
2 15 (27.27%) CA Service Virtualization
3 4 (7.27%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.45%) Packer
4 3 (5.45%) Terraform
5 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) CA
2 16 (29.09%) HP
3 14 (25.45%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.64%) WSO2
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Software AG
6 1 (1.82%) webMethods