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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 175 212
Rank change year-on-year -26 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 33 87 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.65% 1.48% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.81% 8.00% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 74 22
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -12.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Ant is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1174 1087 1140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 23.20% 18.45% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 999 932 996
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Ant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +19 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Gloucestershire +4 5 - -
Bristol -60 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Dorset +28 1 - - 1
Somerset -7 1 - - 1
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 48 (96.00%) Maven
2 45 (90.00%) Java
3 40 (80.00%) Spring
4 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (68.00%) Hibernate
5 34 (68.00%) JUnit
6 33 (66.00%) Jenkins
7 24 (48.00%) MVC
8 23 (46.00%) SQL
9 22 (44.00%) Scrum
10 21 (42.00%) HTML
11 20 (40.00%) TDD
11 20 (40.00%) Subversion
11 20 (40.00%) Selenium
12 18 (36.00%) Apache
12 18 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (34.00%) Unit Testing
13 17 (34.00%) Cucumber
13 17 (34.00%) Gradle
13 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
13 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
14 16 (32.00%) Spring MVC
15 15 (30.00%) XML
15 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
16 14 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (28.00%) Web Services
16 14 (28.00%) Oracle
16 14 (28.00%) IntelliJ
17 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
17 13 (26.00%) 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 18 (36.00%) Apache
2 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
1 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 48 (96.00%) Maven
2 34 (68.00%) JUnit
3 33 (66.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (40.00%) Selenium
4 20 (40.00%) Subversion
5 17 (34.00%) Cucumber
5 17 (34.00%) Gradle
6 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 14 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (28.00%) IntelliJ
8 13 (26.00%) JIRA
9 10 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 9 (18.00%) JMeter
11 6 (12.00%) Liquibase
11 6 (12.00%) Mockito
11 6 (12.00%) Robot Framework
12 5 (10.00%) QUnit
13 2 (4.00%) MSBuild
13 2 (4.00%) SonarQube
13 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 32 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.00%) Senior Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (26.00%) Java Engineer
5 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
6 12 (24.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (22.00%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (18.00%) Java Programmer
8 9 (18.00%) Programmer
8 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Programmer
8 9 (18.00%) Senior Programmer
9 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (14.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (14.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
11 5 (10.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) Spring
2 34 (68.00%) Hibernate
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
4 16 (32.00%) Spring MVC
5 15 (30.00%) XML
6 14 (28.00%) Web Services
7 12 (24.00%) CSS
8 10 (20.00%) RESTful
9 9 (18.00%) JSON
10 8 (16.00%) SOAP
11 7 (14.00%) JPA
11 7 (14.00%) JSF
12 6 (12.00%) JSP
12 6 (12.00%) Lambda Expressions
12 6 (12.00%) Spring Boot
12 6 (12.00%) Spring Security
12 6 (12.00%) Thymeleaf
13 5 (10.00%) Dojo
13 5 (10.00%) REST
14 4 (8.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) MVC
3 22 (44.00%) Scrum
4 20 (40.00%) TDD
5 18 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (34.00%) Unit Testing
7 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (22.00%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (18.00%) Coaching
9 9 (18.00%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (18.00%) SDLC
10 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (12.00%) AOP
11 6 (12.00%) Migration
11 6 (12.00%) OO
11 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.00%) Release Management
12 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) Java
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.00%) Groovy
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) ATG
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
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Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago