The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 517 463
Rank change year-on-year -29 -54  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 347 477 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.86% 2.68% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 249 338 483
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18609 17798 18404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36905 35947 34555
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the UK

Ant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant.

Salary trend for Ant in the UK

Ant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in the UK

Ant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England -46 324 £50,000 - 25
UK excluding London -46 194 £47,500 +5.55% 22
London -2 151 £60,000 -4.00% 10
South East +17 51 £47,500 -5.00% 6
East of England +11 40 £50,000 -13.04% 2
North of England -60 39 £45,000 +11.11% 4
South West -26 24 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Midlands -3 19 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Scotland +19 17 £39,000 -17.89% 6
Wales +10 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for Ant.

1 695 (88.20%) Java
2 617 (78.30%) Maven
3 471 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
4 411 (52.16%) Spring
5 333 (42.26%) Jenkins
6 328 (41.62%) Git (software)
7 299 (37.94%) Web Services
8 284 (36.04%) SQL
9 277 (35.15%) Hibernate
10 260 (32.99%) Oracle
11 245 (31.09%) Subversion
12 241 (30.58%) XML
13 238 (30.20%) JavaScript
14 229 (29.06%) Gradle
15 226 (28.68%) Linux
16 224 (28.43%) SOAP
17 213 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
18 210 (26.65%) Scrum
19 209 (26.52%) Finance
20 208 (26.40%) JUnit
21 201 (25.51%) J2EE
21 201 (25.51%) Unix
22 195 (24.75%) JBoss
23 182 (23.10%) Python
24 178 (22.59%) Tomcat
25 176 (22.34%) HTML
26 170 (21.57%) JMS
27 169 (21.45%) DevOps
28 167 (21.19%) Relational Database
29 166 (21.07%) OO

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 195 (24.75%) JBoss
2 178 (22.59%) Tomcat
3 121 (15.36%) WebSphere
4 92 (11.68%) Apache
4 92 (11.68%) WebLogic
5 62 (7.87%) GlassFish
6 44 (5.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 30 (3.81%) Jetty
7 30 (3.81%) OpenStack
8 21 (2.66%) nginx
9 19 (2.41%) Apache Spark
10 18 (2.28%) Apache Pig
11 16 (2.03%) IIS
12 15 (1.90%) Apache TomEE
13 11 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (1.14%) Confluence
15 9 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 8 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
17 7 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Weka
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 125 (15.86%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.33%) SaaS
3 38 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (3.17%) OpenShift
5 22 (2.79%) IaaS
6 15 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (1.40%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.14%) GitHub
9 6 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.76%) PaaS
10 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.51%) Loggly
12 3 (0.38%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.38%) Force.com
12 3 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.25%) Boomi
13 2 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.58%) FTP
2 41 (5.20%) HTTP
3 12 (1.52%) Internet
4 11 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.14%) SSH
6 8 (1.02%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.89%) Firewall
7 7 (0.89%) VoIP
8 6 (0.76%) SNMP
8 6 (0.76%) SSL
9 4 (0.51%) DNS
10 3 (0.38%) LDAP
10 3 (0.38%) Multicast
10 3 (0.38%) SMS
11 2 (0.25%) SMTP
12 1 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.13%) SAN
12 1 (0.13%) Skype
12 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (21.19%) Relational Database
2 138 (17.51%) SQL Server
3 129 (16.37%) NoSQL
4 125 (15.86%) MySQL
5 64 (8.12%) RDBMS
6 63 (7.99%) MongoDB
7 49 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
8 47 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (5.58%) Oracle Database
10 40 (5.08%) Neo4j
11 32 (4.06%) Hadoop
12 31 (3.93%) Big Data
13 28 (3.55%) DB2
13 28 (3.55%) Redis
14 23 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 22 (2.79%) CouchDB
16 18 (2.28%) InterSystems Cache
17 17 (2.16%) JasperReports
18 13 (1.65%) Data Mining
19 11 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 617 (78.30%) Maven
2 333 (42.26%) Jenkins
3 328 (41.62%) Git (software)
4 245 (31.09%) Subversion
5 229 (29.06%) Gradle
6 208 (26.40%) JUnit
7 132 (16.75%) Eclipse
8 126 (15.99%) Hudson
9 115 (14.59%) Selenium
10 106 (13.45%) JIRA
11 89 (11.29%) TeamCity
12 65 (8.25%) IntelliJ
13 48 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 48 (6.09%) Cucumber
13 48 (6.09%) Sonatype Nexus
14 47 (5.96%) Mercurial
15 37 (4.70%) WebDriver
16 35 (4.44%) Mockito
17 30 (3.81%) jMock
18 29 (3.68%) SoapUI
General
1 209 (26.52%) Finance
2 114 (14.47%) Banking
3 46 (5.84%) Retail
4 41 (5.20%) Investment Banking
5 29 (3.68%) Retail Banking
6 22 (2.79%) Games
7 21 (2.66%) Military
8 19 (2.41%) Advertising
9 13 (1.65%) Marketing
10 12 (1.52%) Front Office
11 8 (1.02%) Legal
12 6 (0.76%) Publishing
13 5 (0.63%) Local Government
14 4 (0.51%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.13%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 498 (63.20%) Developer
2 395 (50.13%) Java Developer
3 163 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 154 (19.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 92 (11.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 81 (10.28%) Software Engineer
7 74 (9.39%) Java Engineer
8 69 (8.76%) Software Developer
9 61 (7.74%) Java Software Developer
10 58 (7.36%) Lead Developer
11 51 (6.47%) Java Software Engineer
12 39 (4.95%) Release Engineer
13 29 (3.68%) Lead Java Developer
13 29 (3.68%) Oracle Developer
14 27 (3.43%) E-Commerce Developer
14 27 (3.43%) Java E-Commerce Developer
15 26 (3.30%) Hybris Developer
15 26 (3.30%) J2EE Developer
15 26 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 23 (2.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (52.16%) Spring
2 299 (37.94%) Web Services
3 277 (35.15%) Hibernate
4 241 (30.58%) XML
5 224 (28.43%) SOAP
6 201 (25.51%) J2EE
7 176 (22.34%) HTML
8 170 (21.57%) JMS
9 164 (20.81%) RESTful
10 124 (15.74%) CSS
11 121 (15.36%) JSON
12 117 (14.85%) REST
13 110 (13.96%) Java EE
14 91 (11.55%) JSP
15 88 (11.17%) Spring MVC
16 79 (10.03%) JDBC
17 71 (9.01%) EJB
18 68 (8.63%) Struts
19 64 (8.12%) Swing
20 59 (7.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 129 (16.37%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
3 52 (6.60%) Data Structures
3 52 (6.60%) User Experience
4 51 (6.47%) Algorithms
4 51 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (4.57%) Linux Command Line
6 29 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.05%) iPad
8 18 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.65%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.65%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.52%) Fintech
12 11 (1.40%) OTC Derivatives
13 10 (1.27%) Derivative
14 9 (1.14%) Linked Data
15 8 (1.02%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.89%) N-Tier
17 4 (0.51%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 226 (28.68%) Linux
2 201 (25.51%) Unix
3 118 (14.97%) Windows
4 16 (2.03%) Solaris
5 15 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.27%) Android
6 10 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.14%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.89%) CentOS
10 6 (0.76%) CoreOS
10 6 (0.76%) Debian
10 6 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) AIX
12 1 (0.13%) Fedora
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
3 210 (26.65%) Scrum
4 169 (21.45%) DevOps
5 166 (21.07%) OO
6 165 (20.94%) TDD
7 154 (19.54%) Software Engineering
8 147 (18.65%) MVC
9 123 (15.61%) SOA
9 123 (15.61%) Test Automation
10 117 (14.85%) E-Commerce
11 110 (13.96%) Configuration Management
12 94 (11.93%) Unit Testing
13 88 (11.17%) Open Source
14 85 (10.79%) Multithreading
15 82 (10.41%) OOP
16 79 (10.03%) UML
17 78 (9.90%) SDLC
18 74 (9.39%) Microservices
19 68 (8.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 695 (88.20%) Java
2 284 (36.04%) SQL
3 238 (30.20%) JavaScript
4 182 (23.10%) Python
5 124 (15.74%) Groovy
6 99 (12.56%) Shell Script
7 87 (11.04%) PL/SQL
8 78 (9.90%) Bash Shell
9 77 (9.77%) Perl
10 62 (7.87%) Ruby
11 51 (6.47%) T-SQL
12 41 (5.20%) C#
12 41 (5.20%) C++
13 36 (4.57%) C
14 29 (3.68%) PHP
15 24 (3.05%) XPath
16 21 (2.66%) Scala
17 19 (2.41%) PowerShell
18 17 (2.16%) Go
19 10 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 110 (13.96%) Degree
2 49 (6.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.66%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.02%) HND
5 8 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.89%) PhD
7 6 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.25%) ISEB
12 1 (0.13%) CCNA
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.13%) MCSE
12 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (14.59%) QA
2 16 (2.03%) MiFID
3 11 (1.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (1.14%) EMIR
5 8 (1.02%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (7.74%) Docker
2 15 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.27%) LXC
5 9 (1.14%) vSphere
6 7 (0.89%) vCloud
7 6 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.51%) HDFS
9 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.25%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.13%) Postfix
11 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 140 (17.77%) Puppet
2 115 (14.59%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (13.45%) Ansible
4 38 (4.82%) Salt
5 22 (2.79%) Terraform
6 9 (1.14%) Icinga
7 8 (1.02%) Nagios
8 6 (0.76%) Graphite
8 6 (0.76%) Mesos
9 5 (0.63%) rkt
10 3 (0.38%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.38%) SCCM
10 3 (0.38%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.25%) Packer
11 2 (0.25%) SCOM
11 2 (0.25%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.13%) Kibana
12 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 260 (32.99%) Oracle
2 60 (7.61%) Perforce
3 55 (6.98%) Sybase
4 38 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 37 (4.70%) Solace
6 30 (3.81%) CA Agile Central
6 30 (3.81%) hybris
6 30 (3.81%) Splunk
7 19 (2.41%) IBM
7 19 (2.41%) VMware
8 18 (2.28%) Altova
8 18 (2.28%) ILOG
9 15 (1.90%) Cognizant
9 15 (1.90%) Google
10 13 (1.65%) Adobe
10 13 (1.65%) ATG
10 13 (1.65%) Rackspace
11 12 (1.52%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.40%) Fiorano
12 11 (1.40%) Talend
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension + Flex working
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Affecto
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago