Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 293 214
Rank change year-on-year -2 -79 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ant 43 47 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.45% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.77% 2.25% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 115
South West median annual salary £52,500 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.89% -21.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +8.25%

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 2,428 2,090 2,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.99% 19.92% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,063 1,769 1,791
South West median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £28,550 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Gloucestershire +46 15 £42,500 -22.73%
Bristol -18 14 £60,000 +71.43% 7
Wiltshire -18 10 £52,500 +45.83% 2
Somerset -4 4 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 42 (97.67%) Maven
2 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (76.74%) Java
3 31 (72.09%) HTML
4 30 (69.77%) SQL
5 29 (67.44%) Eclipse
6 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
6 28 (65.12%) CSS
7 26 (60.47%) TDD
8 24 (55.81%) Jenkins
9 22 (51.16%) Test Automation
9 22 (51.16%) C++
9 22 (51.16%) XML
9 22 (51.16%) Linux
10 21 (48.84%) SOAP
10 21 (48.84%) JUnit
11 20 (46.51%) Python
11 20 (46.51%) Ruby
12 19 (44.19%) Selenium
12 19 (44.19%) Cucumber
13 18 (41.86%) SoapUI
13 18 (41.86%) jQuery
13 18 (41.86%) JIRA
13 18 (41.86%) .NET
13 18 (41.86%) HP
13 18 (41.86%) HP UFT
14 17 (39.53%) HTTP
14 17 (39.53%) CA
14 17 (39.53%) C#
14 17 (39.53%) VBScript

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 (32.56%) Apache
1 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 13 (30.23%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.33%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) Route 53
3 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.33%) Redis
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (97.67%) Maven
2 29 (67.44%) Eclipse
3 24 (55.81%) Jenkins
4 21 (48.84%) JUnit
5 19 (44.19%) Cucumber
5 19 (44.19%) Selenium
6 18 (41.86%) HP UFT
6 18 (41.86%) JIRA
6 18 (41.86%) SoapUI
7 17 (39.53%) Visual Studio
8 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
9 7 (16.28%) Gradle
10 6 (13.95%) Subversion
11 5 (11.63%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (11.63%) Bitbucket
12 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
13 3 (6.98%) Artifactory
13 3 (6.98%) GoCD
13 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
13 3 (6.98%) Mockito
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Test Automation Manager
2 16 (37.21%) Test Manager
3 14 (32.56%) Software Engineer
4 13 (30.23%) Lead Developer
5 11 (25.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (25.58%) Software Developer
6 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
7 9 (20.93%) Lead Software Developer
7 9 (20.93%) Lead Software Engineer
7 9 (20.93%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (20.93%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Lead
10 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Test Leader
11 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
11 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Developer
12 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) HTML
2 28 (65.12%) CSS
3 22 (51.16%) XML
4 21 (48.84%) SOAP
5 18 (41.86%) .NET
5 18 (41.86%) jQuery
6 17 (39.53%) Gherkin
6 17 (39.53%) REST
7 14 (32.56%) Spring
8 13 (30.23%) J2EE
9 12 (27.91%) Web Services
10 10 (23.26%) RESTful
11 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
11 9 (20.93%) CSS3
11 9 (20.93%) HTML5
11 9 (20.93%) JMS
11 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (20.93%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (11.63%) Qt
13 4 (9.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) Unix
2 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Android
3 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) TDD
3 22 (51.16%) Test Automation
4 17 (39.53%) Waterfall
5 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 16 (37.21%) Software Testing
6 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
6 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
7 12 (27.91%) Scrum
8 10 (23.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.93%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (13.95%) DevOps
11 5 (11.63%) Android Development
11 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
11 5 (11.63%) Mobile Development
11 5 (11.63%) MVC
11 5 (11.63%) OO
11 5 (11.63%) OOD
11 5 (11.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Java
2 30 (69.77%) SQL
3 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) C++
5 20 (46.51%) Python
5 20 (46.51%) Ruby
6 17 (39.53%) C#
6 17 (39.53%) Groovy
6 17 (39.53%) VBScript
7 16 (37.21%) Jython
8 5 (11.63%) C
9 1 (2.33%) F#
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) VirtualBox
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) LXC
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.98%) Packer
3 3 (6.98%) Terraform
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) HP
2 17 (39.53%) CA
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) WSO2
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Software AG
5 1 (2.33%) webMethods