Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > South West
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 290 227
Rank change year-on-year -6 -63 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 62 55 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.57% 0.52% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 2.15% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 115
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £52,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,609 2,554 2,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.94% 24.24% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,200 2,167 1,840
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -9 27 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Bristol +16 24 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Somerset +31 6 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +11 4 £66,250 +32.50%
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 60 (96.77%) Maven
2 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (74.19%) Java
4 44 (70.97%) Scrum
5 43 (69.35%) Jenkins
6 41 (66.13%) JavaScript
7 40 (64.52%) SQL
7 40 (64.52%) CSS
8 37 (59.68%) HTML
9 32 (51.61%) Subversion
10 31 (50.00%) Spring
11 30 (48.39%) JUnit
12 29 (46.77%) XML
12 29 (46.77%) TDD
13 28 (45.16%) Cucumber
14 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
15 24 (38.71%) Unix
16 23 (37.10%) Finance
16 23 (37.10%) Hibernate
17 22 (35.48%) Apache
17 22 (35.48%) Tomcat
18 21 (33.87%) Oracle
18 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
18 21 (33.87%) MVC
18 21 (33.87%) Unit Testing
19 20 (32.26%) Eclipse
20 19 (30.65%) Shell Script
20 19 (30.65%) C++
20 19 (30.65%) OOA/OOD
20 19 (30.65%) Spring MVC

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 22 (35.48%) Apache
1 22 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 60 (96.77%) Maven
2 43 (69.35%) Jenkins
3 32 (51.61%) Subversion
4 30 (48.39%) JUnit
5 28 (45.16%) Cucumber
6 20 (32.26%) Eclipse
7 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
8 12 (19.35%) Selenium
9 11 (17.74%) JIRA
10 10 (16.13%) Apache Ivy
11 9 (14.52%) HP UFT
11 9 (14.52%) SoapUI
11 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
12 6 (9.68%) Artifactory
12 6 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (9.68%) Gradle
13 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
13 4 (6.45%) Vagrant
14 3 (4.84%) GoCD
14 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) Senior Developer
3 21 (33.87%) Java Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Software Engineer
5 15 (24.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (17.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (17.74%) Software Developer
7 9 (14.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (12.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (12.90%) Lead Developer
8 8 (12.90%) Lead Software Developer
8 8 (12.90%) Lead Software Engineer
8 8 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Java Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Test Manager
10 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Test Automation Manager
11 3 (4.84%) Java Programmer
11 3 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) CSS
2 37 (59.68%) HTML
3 31 (50.00%) Spring
4 29 (46.77%) XML
5 23 (37.10%) Hibernate
6 19 (30.65%) Spring MVC
7 13 (20.97%) SOAP
8 12 (19.35%) J2EE
8 12 (19.35%) Web Services
9 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
9 11 (17.74%) React
10 10 (16.13%) CSS3
10 10 (16.13%) HTML5
10 10 (16.13%) JMS
10 10 (16.13%) Qt
10 10 (16.13%) RESTful
11 9 (14.52%) .NET
11 9 (14.52%) Gherkin
11 9 (14.52%) jQuery
12 8 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) User Experience
2 10 (16.13%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Unix
2 18 (29.03%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) Android
3 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (70.97%) Scrum
3 29 (46.77%) TDD
4 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
5 21 (33.87%) MVC
5 21 (33.87%) Unit Testing
6 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (30.65%) OOA/OOD
7 17 (27.42%) Coaching
8 15 (24.19%) Test Automation
9 14 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
9 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
10 13 (20.97%) OOD
11 11 (17.74%) OO
12 10 (16.13%) Android Development
12 10 (16.13%) DevOps
12 10 (16.13%) iOS Development
12 10 (16.13%) Mobile Development
12 10 (16.13%) UML
13 9 (14.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) Java
2 41 (66.13%) JavaScript
3 40 (64.52%) SQL
4 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
5 19 (30.65%) C++
5 19 (30.65%) Shell Script
6 17 (27.42%) Python
6 17 (27.42%) Ruby
7 11 (17.74%) C
8 10 (16.13%) Groovy
9 9 (14.52%) C#
9 9 (14.52%) Jython
9 9 (14.52%) VBScript
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) CA Service Virtualization
1 9 (14.52%) HP ALM
1 9 (14.52%) Terraform
2 8 (12.90%) Ansible
3 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.45%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.84%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) CA
3 9 (14.52%) HP
4 6 (9.68%) Adobe
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.61%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter