Period
to 16 June 2021

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 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 852 773 752
Rank change year-on-year -79 -21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ant 90 96 383
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.59% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 60 313
10th Percentile £41,475 £41,250 £42,998
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% -17.86% +27.27%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,625 £85,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £115,500 £96,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £51,593 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.78% -1.73% +5.00%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20,432 16,343 28,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.11% 19.63% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14,253 13,053 22,453
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the UK

Ant
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ant.

Salary trend for Ant in the UK

Ant
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ant over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Ant in the UK

Ant
Top 12 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 16 June 2021. 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 -71 80 £50,000 -13.04% 19
UK excluding London -63 57 £45,000 -12.78% 12
South West -25 35 £45,000 -10.00% 2
London -36 30 £81,250 +16.07% 11
Work from Home -176 22 £58,000 +5.45% 4
South East -22 10 £46,250 -15.91% 4
Midlands -56 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Wales +9 4 £52,500 -19.23% 2
West Midlands -39 4 £35,000 -
Scotland -66 2 £55,000 +44.74%
East Midlands -32 1 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, 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 71 (78.89%) Maven
2 70 (77.78%) Java
3 65 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (67.78%) JavaScript
5 45 (50.00%) Spring
6 41 (45.56%) SQL
7 39 (43.33%) Jenkins
8 33 (36.67%) Hibernate
9 32 (35.56%) HTML
10 29 (32.22%) CSS
10 29 (32.22%) DevOps
11 28 (31.11%) Social Skills
11 28 (31.11%) Git (software)
12 27 (30.00%) Docker
13 25 (27.78%) TypeScript
13 25 (27.78%) REST
14 24 (26.67%) Tomcat
15 22 (24.44%) SC Cleared
15 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
16 21 (23.33%) Azure
16 21 (23.33%) Kubernetes
16 21 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (23.33%) Greenfield Project
17 20 (22.22%) Gradle
17 20 (22.22%) SOAP
18 19 (21.11%) Web Services
18 19 (21.11%) Linux
18 19 (21.11%) RESTful
19 18 (20.00%) Unit Testing
19 18 (20.00%) SQL Server

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 24 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.33%) Apache
3 10 (11.11%) Confluence
3 10 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.11%) Camunda
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.11%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.33%) Azure
2 16 (17.78%) AWS
3 9 (10.00%) GCP
4 8 (8.89%) npm
5 7 (7.78%) GitHub
6 6 (6.67%) SaaS
6 6 (6.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 5 (5.56%) Serverless
8 4 (4.44%) CloudBees
9 3 (3.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 3 (3.33%) Azure Functions
9 3 (3.33%) Force.com
9 3 (3.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.11%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (1.11%) Boomi
11 1 (1.11%) Heroku
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
11 1 (1.11%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) Firewall
2 7 (7.78%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) SAN
3 1 (1.11%) SMTP
3 1 (1.11%) SSL
3 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.56%) MySQL
3 12 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.56%) Blockchain
6 4 (4.44%) Redis
7 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.22%) DB2
9 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.11%) Big Data
9 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.11%) Power BI
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 71 (78.89%) Maven
2 39 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 28 (31.11%) Git (software)
4 20 (22.22%) Gradle
5 15 (16.67%) JUnit
6 13 (14.44%) JIRA
7 12 (13.33%) Selenium
7 12 (13.33%) Subversion
8 11 (12.22%) IntelliJ
9 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio Code
10 8 (8.89%) JMeter
10 8 (8.89%) Mockito
10 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
11 7 (7.78%) Protractor
12 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
12 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
12 6 (6.67%) Hudson
12 6 (6.67%) Mercurial
13 5 (5.56%) Bitbucket
13 5 (5.56%) NetBeans
General
1 28 (31.11%) Social Skills
2 14 (15.56%) Finance
3 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.89%) Billing
5 6 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (4.44%) Public Sector
7 3 (3.33%) Banking
7 3 (3.33%) Marketing
8 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.22%) Retail
9 1 (1.11%) Advertising
9 1 (1.11%) Back Office
9 1 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.11%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (68.89%) Developer
2 49 (54.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Architect
6 5 (5.56%) Scala Developer
7 4 (4.44%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Salesforce Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Salesforce Developer
7 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Salesforce Architect
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (50.00%) Spring
2 33 (36.67%) Hibernate
3 32 (35.56%) HTML
4 29 (32.22%) CSS
5 25 (27.78%) REST
6 20 (22.22%) SOAP
7 19 (21.11%) RESTful
7 19 (21.11%) Web Services
8 18 (20.00%) React
9 17 (18.89%) AngularJS
9 17 (18.89%) XML
10 16 (17.78%) JSON
11 13 (14.44%) HTML5
11 13 (14.44%) Spring Boot
12 12 (13.33%) Node.js
13 11 (12.22%) .NET
14 8 (8.89%) CSS3
14 8 (8.89%) Visualforce
15 7 (7.78%) jQuery
15 7 (7.78%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.56%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.33%) User Experience
6 2 (2.22%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.11%) Derivative
7 1 (1.11%) e-Health
7 1 (1.11%) EMV
7 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.11%) Life Science
7 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Linux
2 12 (13.33%) Android
3 11 (12.22%) Windows
4 9 (10.00%) Unix
5 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.22%) Solaris
8 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.22%) DevOps
3 21 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (20.00%) Scrum
4 18 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 15 (16.67%) Microservices
6 15 (16.67%) TDD
7 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 13 (14.44%) OO
9 12 (13.33%) Coaching
9 12 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 12 (13.33%) MVC
9 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 11 (12.22%) Migration
11 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 10 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (11.11%) Load Balancing
11 10 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 70 (77.78%) Java
2 61 (67.78%) JavaScript
3 41 (45.56%) SQL
4 25 (27.78%) TypeScript
5 18 (20.00%) Java 8
6 8 (8.89%) Apex Code
6 8 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.89%) Python
7 6 (6.67%) C#
7 6 (6.67%) Scala
7 6 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.67%) SOQL
8 5 (5.56%) Perl
9 4 (4.44%) Groovy
10 3 (3.33%) XPath
11 2 (2.22%) Go
11 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.22%) SOSL
12 1 (1.11%) Korn
12 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) SC Cleared
1 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.22%) Degree
3 6 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (23.33%) Kubernetes
2 15 (16.67%) Ansible
3 6 (6.67%) Terraform
4 1 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.78%) Guidewire
3 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.56%) Apple
5 4 (4.44%) TOWER Software
6 3 (3.33%) Splunk
7 2 (2.22%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.11%) Dell
8 1 (1.11%) EMC
8 1 (1.11%) F5
8 1 (1.11%) Google
8 1 (1.11%) hybris
8 1 (1.11%) Informatica
8 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.11%) Sybase
8 1 (1.11%) Veracode