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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 515 472
Rank change year-on-year -19 -43  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 362 486 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 2.72% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 256 340 467
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 18627 17887 18702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.97% 18.14% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15360 15504 15675
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in the UK

Ant
Top 30 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 22 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 -44 336 £50,000 - 34
London -7 156 £60,000 -4.00% 13
South East +18 51 £47,500 -5.00% 11
East of England +24 43 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Essex +13 27 £56,250 -6.25% 1
South West -9 26 £46,250 +8.82% 1
City of London +26 24 £58,250 -6.80% 4
Manchester -43 22 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West -61 22 £50,000 +6.66% 1
Yorkshire -25 18 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Scotland +14 17 £38,750 -18.42% 6
Stockport -1 17 £50,000 +17.64%
Wiltshire +7 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Berkshire +20 14 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Reading +21 12 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South Yorkshire -30 12 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Glasgow +17 11 £45,750 -27.95% 5
West Midlands -4 11 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Sheffield -10 11 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hampshire +20 10 £45,000 -35.71%
Colchester +9 10 £65,000 +40.54%
East Midlands +27 9 £65,000 +62.50%
Nottinghamshire +10 9 £65,000 +85.71%
Nottingham +6 9 £65,000 +85.71%
Hertfordshire +6 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Surrey +41 8 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Chippenham +6 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Suffolk +10 7 £40,000 -
Swindon +2 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Portsmouth -4 7 £45,000 -40.00%

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 697 (88.23%) Java
2 621 (78.61%) Maven
3 470 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
4 414 (52.41%) Spring
5 336 (42.53%) Jenkins
6 323 (40.89%) Git (software)
7 299 (37.85%) Web Services
8 287 (36.33%) SQL
9 276 (34.94%) Hibernate
10 257 (32.53%) Oracle
11 246 (31.14%) XML
12 245 (31.01%) Subversion
13 242 (30.63%) JavaScript
14 230 (29.11%) Gradle
15 228 (28.86%) Linux
16 226 (28.61%) SOAP
17 216 (27.34%) Continuous Integration
18 213 (26.96%) Scrum
19 209 (26.46%) JUnit
20 207 (26.20%) Finance
21 204 (25.82%) J2EE
22 199 (25.19%) Unix
23 192 (24.30%) JBoss
24 184 (23.29%) Python
25 180 (22.78%) Tomcat
25 180 (22.78%) HTML
26 172 (21.77%) JMS
27 168 (21.27%) TDD
27 168 (21.27%) DevOps
28 167 (21.14%) Relational Database

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
1 192 (24.30%) JBoss
2 180 (22.78%) Tomcat
3 121 (15.32%) WebSphere
4 93 (11.77%) WebLogic
5 90 (11.39%) Apache
6 62 (7.85%) GlassFish
7 43 (5.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 32 (4.05%) Jetty
9 30 (3.80%) OpenStack
10 23 (2.91%) nginx
11 19 (2.41%) Apache Spark
12 18 (2.28%) Apache Pig
13 16 (2.03%) IIS
14 15 (1.90%) Apache TomEE
15 12 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (1.14%) Confluence
17 9 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 8 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
19 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
1 124 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.32%) SaaS
3 39 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.04%) OpenShift
5 23 (2.91%) IaaS
6 15 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.14%) GitHub
9 7 (0.89%) PaaS
10 6 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.51%) Force.com
12 4 (0.51%) Loggly
13 3 (0.38%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 3 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.57%) FTP
2 41 (5.19%) HTTP
3 13 (1.65%) Internet
4 12 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.14%) HTTPS
5 9 (1.14%) SSH
6 7 (0.89%) Firewall
6 7 (0.89%) SNMP
6 7 (0.89%) VoIP
7 6 (0.76%) SSL
8 4 (0.51%) DNS
9 3 (0.38%) LDAP
9 3 (0.38%) Multicast
10 2 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.25%) SMS
10 2 (0.25%) SMTP
11 1 (0.13%) NAS
11 1 (0.13%) Network Security
11 1 (0.13%) SAN
11 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (21.14%) Relational Database
2 136 (17.22%) SQL Server
3 128 (16.20%) NoSQL
4 127 (16.08%) MySQL
5 65 (8.23%) RDBMS
6 63 (7.97%) MongoDB
7 51 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
8 47 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 46 (5.82%) Oracle Database
10 39 (4.94%) Neo4j
11 32 (4.05%) Hadoop
12 31 (3.92%) Big Data
13 28 (3.54%) DB2
14 26 (3.29%) Redis
15 25 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (2.78%) CouchDB
17 20 (2.53%) InterSystems Cache
18 17 (2.15%) JasperReports
19 12 (1.52%) Data Mining
20 11 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 621 (78.61%) Maven
2 336 (42.53%) Jenkins
3 323 (40.89%) Git (software)
4 245 (31.01%) Subversion
5 230 (29.11%) Gradle
6 209 (26.46%) JUnit
7 134 (16.96%) Eclipse
8 127 (16.08%) Hudson
9 119 (15.06%) Selenium
10 105 (13.29%) JIRA
11 87 (11.01%) TeamCity
12 65 (8.23%) IntelliJ
13 51 (6.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 50 (6.33%) Cucumber
14 50 (6.33%) Sonatype Nexus
15 45 (5.70%) Mercurial
16 37 (4.68%) WebDriver
17 36 (4.56%) Mockito
18 29 (3.67%) QUnit
19 28 (3.54%) SoapUI
General
1 207 (26.20%) Finance
2 110 (13.92%) Banking
3 43 (5.44%) Retail
4 39 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.42%) Retail Banking
6 22 (2.78%) Games
6 22 (2.78%) Military
7 19 (2.41%) Advertising
8 13 (1.65%) Marketing
9 12 (1.52%) Front Office
10 7 (0.89%) Legal
11 6 (0.76%) Publishing
12 5 (0.63%) Local Government
13 4 (0.51%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
15 1 (0.13%) Back Office
15 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 499 (63.16%) Developer
2 393 (49.75%) Java Developer
3 164 (20.76%) Senior Developer
4 155 (19.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 92 (11.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 84 (10.63%) Software Engineer
7 75 (9.49%) Java Engineer
8 67 (8.48%) Software Developer
9 60 (7.59%) Java Software Developer
10 57 (7.22%) Lead Developer
11 53 (6.71%) Java Software Engineer
12 40 (5.06%) Release Engineer
13 29 (3.67%) Lead Java Developer
14 28 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
15 26 (3.29%) Hybris Developer
16 25 (3.16%) E-Commerce Developer
16 25 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
16 25 (3.16%) Java E-Commerce Developer
16 25 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 23 (2.91%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (52.41%) Spring
2 299 (37.85%) Web Services
3 276 (34.94%) Hibernate
4 246 (31.14%) XML
5 226 (28.61%) SOAP
6 204 (25.82%) J2EE
7 180 (22.78%) HTML
8 172 (21.77%) JMS
9 166 (21.01%) RESTful
10 125 (15.82%) CSS
11 122 (15.44%) JSON
12 119 (15.06%) REST
13 111 (14.05%) Java EE
14 93 (11.77%) JSP
15 89 (11.27%) Spring MVC
16 79 (10.00%) JDBC
17 70 (8.86%) EJB
18 68 (8.61%) Struts
19 63 (7.97%) Swing
20 59 (7.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 128 (16.20%) Computer Science
2 52 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (6.33%) Data Structures
3 50 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 50 (6.33%) User Experience
4 48 (6.08%) Algorithms
5 34 (4.30%) Linux Command Line
6 29 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (3.16%) iPad
8 18 (2.28%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.65%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.65%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.52%) Fintech
12 11 (1.39%) OTC Derivatives
13 10 (1.27%) Derivative
13 10 (1.27%) Linked Data
14 9 (1.14%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.89%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.51%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 228 (28.86%) Linux
2 199 (25.19%) Unix
3 119 (15.06%) 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
6 10 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.89%) CentOS
9 6 (0.76%) CoreOS
9 6 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.63%) Debian
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
1 470 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (27.34%) Continuous Integration
3 213 (26.96%) Scrum
4 168 (21.27%) DevOps
4 168 (21.27%) TDD
5 166 (21.01%) OO
6 157 (19.87%) Software Engineering
7 149 (18.86%) MVC
8 126 (15.95%) Test Automation
9 124 (15.70%) SOA
10 115 (14.56%) E-Commerce
11 111 (14.05%) Configuration Management
12 93 (11.77%) Unit Testing
13 88 (11.14%) Open Source
14 84 (10.63%) Multithreading
15 83 (10.51%) OOP
16 80 (10.13%) UML
17 78 (9.87%) SDLC
18 75 (9.49%) Microservices
19 68 (8.61%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 697 (88.23%) Java
2 287 (36.33%) SQL
3 242 (30.63%) JavaScript
4 184 (23.29%) Python
5 125 (15.82%) Groovy
6 99 (12.53%) Shell Script
7 85 (10.76%) PL/SQL
8 78 (9.87%) Perl
9 77 (9.75%) Bash Shell
10 63 (7.97%) Ruby
11 50 (6.33%) T-SQL
12 43 (5.44%) C#
13 40 (5.06%) C++
14 37 (4.68%) C
15 28 (3.54%) PHP
16 23 (2.91%) XPath
17 22 (2.78%) Scala
18 21 (2.66%) PowerShell
19 17 (2.15%) Go
20 10 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 112 (14.18%) Degree
2 51 (6.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.66%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.01%) HND
5 8 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.76%) PhD
6 6 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB
11 1 (0.13%) CCNA
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.13%) MCSE
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (14.18%) QA
2 15 (1.90%) MiFID
3 10 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.01%) EMIR
5 2 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (7.72%) Docker
2 15 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.39%) 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%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.13%) Postfix
11 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 139 (17.59%) Puppet
2 114 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (13.29%) Ansible
4 39 (4.94%) Salt
5 22 (2.78%) Terraform
6 9 (1.14%) Icinga
7 8 (1.01%) 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%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 257 (32.53%) Oracle
2 58 (7.34%) Perforce
3 52 (6.58%) Sybase
4 39 (4.94%) Microsoft
5 37 (4.68%) Solace
6 32 (4.05%) Splunk
7 30 (3.80%) hybris
8 28 (3.54%) CA Agile Central
9 20 (2.53%) Altova
9 20 (2.53%) ILOG
10 19 (2.41%) IBM
10 19 (2.41%) VMware
11 16 (2.03%) Google
12 15 (1.90%) Cognizant
13 13 (1.65%) Adobe
13 13 (1.65%) ATG
13 13 (1.65%) Rackspace
14 12 (1.52%) Fiorano
14 12 (1.52%) Talend
14 12 (1.52%) WSO2
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Java Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Flexitime, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Affecto
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 16 days ago