Period
to 24 June 2019

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 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 738 699 583
Rank change year-on-year -39 -116 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ant 370 532 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.47% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 298 398 550
UK median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £40,950 £37,000 £36,225
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 28,061 36,100 34,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.48% 20.77% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22,234 29,288 29,070
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Ant in the UK

Ant
Top 13 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 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
England +2 351 £70,000 +27.27% 14
London +80 222 £75,000 +20.00% 10
UK excluding London -86 146 £50,000 - 6
South East -6 66 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England +75 21 £67,500 +22.73%
North of England -27 21 £45,000 - 1
North West +11 17 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Scotland +7 12 £58,750 -6.00% 2
South West -39 12 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Midlands +28 9 - -
East Midlands +27 9 - -
Wales +9 5 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -14 4 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 with a requirement for Ant.

1 274 (74.05%) Maven
2 251 (67.84%) Java
3 201 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (45.14%) Jenkins
5 149 (40.27%) Gradle
6 135 (36.49%) Git (software)
7 130 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
8 125 (33.78%) DevOps
9 120 (32.43%) JavaScript
10 113 (30.54%) Web Services
11 110 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
12 104 (28.11%) Spring
13 101 (27.30%) REST
14 96 (25.95%) Python
15 94 (25.41%) Test Automation
16 88 (23.78%) Linux
17 85 (22.97%) Ansible
18 81 (21.89%) Finance
19 80 (21.62%) Subversion
20 79 (21.35%) Software Engineering
20 79 (21.35%) Oracle
21 77 (20.81%) Docker
22 76 (20.54%) Hibernate
23 74 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
23 74 (20.00%) Selenium
24 71 (19.19%) MySQL
25 70 (18.92%) HTML
25 70 (18.92%) Puppet
26 67 (18.11%) AngularJS
26 67 (18.11%) JSON

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 65 (17.57%) JBoss
2 52 (14.05%) WebSphere
3 30 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 29 (7.84%) Apache Pig
4 29 (7.84%) Apache Spark
4 29 (7.84%) WebLogic
5 26 (7.03%) Apache
6 13 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (2.97%) GlassFish
9 10 (2.70%) Alfresco
9 10 (2.70%) Apache TomEE
9 10 (2.70%) Confluence
10 6 (1.62%) Apache Geronimo
11 5 (1.35%) CMS
12 4 (1.08%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.08%) nginx
12 4 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.35%) Weka
3 4 (1.08%) EngageOne
4 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.08%) Exstream
3 1 (0.27%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 110 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (11.62%) GitHub
4 33 (8.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (5.14%) OpenShift
6 17 (4.59%) SaaS
7 11 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.16%) npm
9 7 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.89%) Google App Engine
9 7 (1.89%) Rackspace Cloud
10 6 (1.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (1.62%) Route 53
11 5 (1.35%) BrowserStack
12 4 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.81%) PaaS
14 2 (0.54%) IaaS
14 2 (0.54%) Office 365
14 2 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.22%) Firewall
2 13 (3.51%) Internet
3 6 (1.62%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.08%) FTP
4 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.81%) CTI
5 3 (0.81%) VoIP
6 2 (0.54%) SAN
7 1 (0.27%) HTTP
7 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.27%) SSL
7 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (19.19%) MySQL
2 66 (17.84%) Relational Database
3 48 (12.97%) SQL Server
4 34 (9.19%) Big Data
5 33 (8.92%) Hadoop
6 32 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (7.84%) RDBMS
8 25 (6.76%) DB2
8 25 (6.76%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.05%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.16%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.89%) HBase
13 6 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.62%) JasperReports
13 6 (1.62%) Redis
14 5 (1.35%) GIS
14 5 (1.35%) Mahout
14 5 (1.35%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 274 (74.05%) Maven
2 167 (45.14%) Jenkins
3 149 (40.27%) Gradle
4 135 (36.49%) Git (software)
5 80 (21.62%) Subversion
6 74 (20.00%) Selenium
7 67 (18.11%) JIRA
8 62 (16.76%) JUnit
9 52 (14.05%) Cucumber
10 35 (9.46%) Eclipse
11 33 (8.92%) TeamCity
12 27 (7.30%) Hudson
12 27 (7.30%) SonarQube
13 24 (6.49%) IntelliJ
14 23 (6.22%) TestNG
14 23 (6.22%) WebDriver
15 22 (5.95%) Mockito
16 21 (5.68%) SoapUI
16 21 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
17 18 (4.86%) Grunt
General
1 81 (21.89%) Finance
2 42 (11.35%) Banking
2 42 (11.35%) Law
3 21 (5.68%) Financial Institution
4 12 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.43%) Retail
6 7 (1.89%) Advertising
6 7 (1.89%) Electronics
6 7 (1.89%) Military
7 6 (1.62%) Games
8 4 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 188 (50.81%) Developer
2 133 (35.95%) Java Developer
3 58 (15.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (11.62%) AWS Engineer
5 40 (10.81%) AWS DevOps
5 40 (10.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 36 (9.73%) Java Engineer
6 36 (9.73%) Software Engineer
7 34 (9.19%) Senior Developer
8 30 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 25 (6.76%) Java Software Engineer
10 24 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
11 22 (5.95%) Consultant
11 22 (5.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 21 (5.68%) Software Developer
13 18 (4.86%) Lead Developer
14 17 (4.59%) Release Engineer
15 16 (4.32%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (30.54%) Web Services
2 104 (28.11%) Spring
3 101 (27.30%) REST
4 76 (20.54%) Hibernate
5 70 (18.92%) HTML
6 67 (18.11%) AngularJS
6 67 (18.11%) JSON
6 67 (18.11%) XML
7 58 (15.68%) Node.js
8 57 (15.41%) CSS
9 49 (13.24%) JMS
10 45 (12.16%) SOAP
11 44 (11.89%) .NET
12 37 (10.00%) HTML5
13 26 (7.03%) J2EE
14 25 (6.76%) Ajax
15 24 (6.49%) JDBC
16 23 (6.22%) jQuery
17 21 (5.68%) Redux
17 21 (5.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (7.57%) Data Centre
3 28 (7.57%) Data Structures
3 28 (7.57%) User Experience
4 21 (5.68%) Algorithms
4 21 (5.68%) Cloud Native
5 17 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.24%) Online Banking
8 10 (2.70%) Virtual Team
9 9 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (2.16%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.16%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.16%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.89%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.89%) Social Media
12 6 (1.62%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.78%) Linux
2 65 (17.57%) Unix
3 13 (3.51%) Windows
4 3 (0.81%) AIX
4 3 (0.81%) Android
4 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.54%) CentOS
5 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
3 125 (33.78%) DevOps
4 94 (25.41%) Test Automation
5 79 (21.35%) Software Engineering
6 66 (17.84%) Scrum
7 62 (16.76%) SDLC
8 58 (15.68%) Microservices
9 52 (14.05%) Multithreading
10 50 (13.51%) Configuration Management
11 49 (13.24%) OO
12 47 (12.70%) TDD
13 44 (11.89%) Analytics
13 44 (11.89%) Machine Learning
14 39 (10.54%) Kanban
14 39 (10.54%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (8.65%) Unit Testing
17 31 (8.38%) Integration Testing
18 30 (8.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 251 (67.84%) Java
2 120 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 96 (25.95%) Python
4 67 (18.11%) SQL
5 40 (10.81%) Groovy
6 39 (10.54%) Bash Shell
7 35 (9.46%) Perl
8 34 (9.19%) C
9 28 (7.57%) Scala
10 27 (7.30%) Ruby
11 24 (6.49%) C#
12 22 (5.95%) Java 8
13 21 (5.68%) PowerShell
14 14 (3.78%) ES6
14 14 (3.78%) PL/SQL
15 13 (3.51%) PHP
16 12 (3.24%) Shell Script
16 12 (3.24%) T-SQL
16 12 (3.24%) TypeScript
17 10 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (11.08%) Degree
2 17 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.62%) CCNA
5 6 (1.62%) CCNP
5 6 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.81%) MCP
8 2 (0.54%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.54%) ISEB
8 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.43%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (20.81%) Docker
2 27 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.95%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.24%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.35%) HDFS
6 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 85 (22.97%) Ansible
2 70 (18.92%) Puppet
3 56 (15.14%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (7.84%) Kubernetes
5 24 (6.49%) Nagios
6 9 (2.43%) Terraform
7 7 (1.89%) Salt
8 3 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.54%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.27%) Automic
10 1 (0.27%) Grafana
10 1 (0.27%) Graphite
10 1 (0.27%) Packer
10 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 79 (21.35%) Oracle
2 27 (7.30%) VMware
3 26 (7.03%) Google
3 26 (7.03%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.49%) Cloudera
5 15 (4.05%) Adobe
6 10 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.70%) IBM
7 7 (1.89%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (1.89%) Cadence
7 7 (1.89%) Demandware
7 7 (1.89%) Peregrine
7 7 (1.89%) Rackspace
8 6 (1.62%) Facebook
8 6 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.35%) Alteryx
9 5 (1.35%) SAP
9 5 (1.35%) Tableau
10 4 (1.08%) ATG
10 4 (1.08%) OpenText