Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 284 196
Rank change year-on-year -22 -88 +37
Permanent jobs citing Ant 42 54 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.49% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 2.63% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 139
South West median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -22.50% +28.21%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -8.26% +14.74%

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 2435 2050 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.73% 18.75% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1767 1914
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -4 16 £48,750 +39.29% 2
Gloucestershire +37 14 £50,000 -9.09%
Bristol -23 12 £60,000 +71.43%
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 37 (88.10%) Maven
2 33 (78.57%) Java
3 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (71.43%) SQL
5 29 (69.05%) Eclipse
6 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
7 26 (61.90%) HTML
8 23 (54.76%) CSS
9 22 (52.38%) Linux
9 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
10 21 (50.00%) XML
11 19 (45.24%) SOAP
12 18 (42.86%) JUnit
12 18 (42.86%) Spring
12 18 (42.86%) Groovy
12 18 (42.86%) Cucumber
13 17 (40.48%) JIRA
13 17 (40.48%) Selenium
13 17 (40.48%) TDD
13 17 (40.48%) C++
14 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
15 15 (35.71%) SoapUI
15 15 (35.71%) REST
15 15 (35.71%) Waterfall
15 15 (35.71%) HP
15 15 (35.71%) HP UFT
15 15 (35.71%) .NET
16 14 (33.33%) VBScript
16 14 (33.33%) C#
16 14 (33.33%) Apache

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 14 (33.33%) Apache
1 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (26.19%) IIS
3 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.52%) Jetty
5 2 (4.76%) Confluence
6 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (4.76%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Route 53
2 2 (4.76%) Serverless
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) JasperReports
2 4 (9.52%) MariaDB
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.76%) Hazelcast
4 2 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (88.10%) Maven
2 29 (69.05%) Eclipse
3 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
4 18 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 18 (42.86%) JUnit
5 17 (40.48%) JIRA
5 17 (40.48%) Selenium
6 15 (35.71%) HP UFT
6 15 (35.71%) SoapUI
7 14 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 10 (23.81%) Subversion
9 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 7 (16.67%) IntelliJ
10 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
10 4 (9.52%) Gradle
11 3 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
11 3 (7.14%) Mockito
11 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
12 2 (4.76%) Artifactory
12 2 (4.76%) Robot Framework
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Test Automation Manager
2 13 (30.95%) Test Manager
3 11 (26.19%) Lead Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
8 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) HTML
2 23 (54.76%) CSS
3 21 (50.00%) XML
4 19 (45.24%) SOAP
5 18 (42.86%) Spring
6 15 (35.71%) .NET
6 15 (35.71%) REST
7 14 (33.33%) Gherkin
7 14 (33.33%) jQuery
8 11 (26.19%) J2EE
9 10 (23.81%) Web Services
10 9 (21.43%) RESTful
11 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 7 (16.67%) JMS
11 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (14.29%) CSS3
12 6 (14.29%) HTML5
13 4 (9.52%) FreeMarker
14 3 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Unix
3 12 (28.57%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 15 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 14 (33.33%) BDD
6 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
7 11 (26.19%) MVC
8 9 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (19.05%) Scrum
10 7 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (14.29%) DevOps
12 5 (11.90%) Performance Testing
13 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
13 4 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
13 4 (9.52%) SOA
13 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 3 (7.14%) Sequence Diagram
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) Java
2 30 (71.43%) SQL
3 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (42.86%) Groovy
5 17 (40.48%) C++
6 14 (33.33%) C#
6 14 (33.33%) Python
6 14 (33.33%) Ruby
6 14 (33.33%) VBScript
7 13 (30.95%) Jython
8 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 4 (9.52%) PHP
10 3 (7.14%) C
10 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.38%) F#
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) HP
2 14 (33.33%) CA
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.38%) Software AG
6 1 (2.38%) webMethods
6 1 (2.38%) WSO2