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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
UK
Rank 471 506 482
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 439 522 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.64% 2.80% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 290 380 469
Median salary £50,000 £50,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.49% +0.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 16615 18661 17269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.56% 18.07% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13960 15946 14493
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +44 415 £50,000 -0.99% 35
London +65 177 £60,000 -1.63% 16
South East +59 95 £45,000 -10.89% 7
East of England +71 59 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Essex +56 41 £60,000 +4.34%
Berkshire +59 40 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Reading +59 37 £47,500 -20.83% 3
South West -38 32 £47,500 +18.75% 3
City of London +42 23 £67,500 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +31 23 £45,000 -32.07% 2
Colchester - 23 £62,500 -
North West -11 22 £50,000 +21.21%
Manchester -13 19 £50,000 +33.33%
Scotland +31 17 £43,750 -18.60% 5
Oxfordshire +9 17 £42,500 -11.45%
Nottingham +6 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Nottinghamshire +2 16 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands +1 16 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Wiltshire +15 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Hertfordshire +20 12 £50,000 -41.17% 3
Oxford +2 12 £42,500 -11.45%
Portsmouth - 12 £45,000 -
Glasgow +24 11 - - 4
Swindon - 11 £45,000 - 1
Stockport +6 9 £50,000 +29.03%
Suffolk - 8 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +22 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Yorkshire 0 6 £42,500 -
Wimbledon +8 4 - -

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 703 (88.87%) Java
2 630 (79.65%) Maven
3 453 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
4 366 (46.27%) Spring
5 344 (43.49%) Jenkins
6 310 (39.19%) SQL
7 265 (33.50%) Git (software)
8 261 (33.00%) Gradle
9 257 (32.49%) JavaScript
10 248 (31.35%) Web Services
11 247 (31.23%) Hibernate
12 244 (30.85%) Linux
13 238 (30.09%) XML
14 237 (29.96%) J2EE
15 227 (28.70%) Subversion
16 226 (28.57%) Oracle
17 216 (27.31%) JUnit
18 208 (26.30%) JMS
19 205 (25.92%) HTML
20 203 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
21 190 (24.02%) Scrum
22 188 (23.77%) Tomcat
23 187 (23.64%) Python
24 186 (23.51%) OO
24 186 (23.51%) Finance
25 184 (23.26%) SOAP
26 181 (22.88%) Software Engineering
27 176 (22.25%) DevOps
28 173 (21.87%) JBoss
29 171 (21.62%) CSS

Ant
Top Related 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
1 188 (23.77%) Tomcat
2 173 (21.87%) JBoss
3 126 (15.93%) WebLogic
3 126 (15.93%) WebSphere
4 94 (11.88%) Apache
5 87 (11.00%) GlassFish
6 35 (4.42%) nginx
7 31 (3.92%) Jetty
8 30 (3.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 28 (3.54%) OpenStack
10 23 (2.91%) Confluence
11 17 (2.15%) Apache Spark
12 16 (2.02%) CMS
12 16 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (1.77%) Apache Pig
14 14 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (1.52%) IIS
16 9 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 21 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.51%) Weka
3 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 103 (13.02%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (7.21%) SaaS
3 32 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.03%) IaaS
5 14 (1.77%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.52%) PaaS
7 11 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.39%) GitHub
8 9 (1.14%) Force.com
9 8 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.51%) Loggly
14 3 (0.38%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.38%) Office 365
14 3 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.45%) FTP
2 50 (6.32%) HTTP
3 23 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.90%) HTTPS
5 14 (1.77%) Internet
6 13 (1.64%) SNMP
7 8 (1.01%) VoIP
8 6 (0.76%) DNS
9 4 (0.51%) Network Security
10 3 (0.38%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.38%) SAN
10 3 (0.38%) VLAN
11 2 (0.25%) Firewall
11 2 (0.25%) NAS
11 2 (0.25%) Skype
11 2 (0.25%) SSH
11 2 (0.25%) SSL
12 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 98 (12.39%) MySQL
3 89 (11.25%) NoSQL
4 68 (8.60%) RDBMS
5 67 (8.47%) SQL Server
6 64 (8.09%) MongoDB
7 56 (7.08%) Oracle Database
8 45 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (3.79%) DB2
10 29 (3.67%) Big Data
10 29 (3.67%) Hadoop
10 29 (3.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (3.54%) InterSystems Cache
12 23 (2.91%) CouchDB
13 14 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.52%) JasperReports
15 10 (1.26%) Data Mining
16 9 (1.14%) GIS
16 9 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (1.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 630 (79.65%) Maven
2 344 (43.49%) Jenkins
3 265 (33.50%) Git (software)
4 261 (33.00%) Gradle
5 227 (28.70%) Subversion
6 216 (27.31%) JUnit
7 144 (18.20%) Eclipse
8 125 (15.80%) Selenium
9 108 (13.65%) Hudson
10 83 (10.49%) JIRA
11 65 (8.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 54 (6.83%) Sonatype Nexus
13 52 (6.57%) IntelliJ
14 49 (6.19%) Cucumber
15 38 (4.80%) TeamCity
16 34 (4.30%) Mockito
17 27 (3.41%) SoapUI
18 24 (3.03%) QUnit
19 22 (2.78%) FitNesse
20 21 (2.65%) Mercurial
General
1 186 (23.51%) Finance
2 95 (12.01%) Banking
3 22 (2.78%) Military
4 21 (2.65%) Games
5 17 (2.15%) Retail
6 16 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.88%) Advertising
9 7 (0.88%) Marketing
10 6 (0.76%) Publishing
11 5 (0.63%) Back Office
11 5 (0.63%) Front Office
12 3 (0.38%) Legal
13 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.25%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 492 (62.20%) Developer
2 384 (48.55%) Java Developer
3 151 (19.09%) Senior Developer
4 139 (17.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 97 (12.26%) Software Engineer
6 88 (11.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 86 (10.87%) Java Engineer
8 62 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (5.31%) Lead Developer
10 37 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
10 37 (4.68%) Software Developer
11 31 (3.92%) Java Software Developer
12 29 (3.67%) Release Engineer
13 28 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
14 25 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
14 25 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 25 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
15 24 (3.03%) Architect
15 24 (3.03%) Lead Java Developer
15 24 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (46.27%) Spring
2 248 (31.35%) Web Services
3 247 (31.23%) Hibernate
4 238 (30.09%) XML
5 237 (29.96%) J2EE
6 208 (26.30%) JMS
7 205 (25.92%) HTML
8 184 (23.26%) SOAP
9 171 (21.62%) CSS
10 133 (16.81%) RESTful
11 129 (16.31%) REST
12 116 (14.66%) Java EE
13 113 (14.29%) JSP
14 105 (13.27%) JSON
15 91 (11.50%) JDBC
16 79 (9.99%) Spring MVC
17 62 (7.84%) Swing
18 60 (7.59%) JPA
19 59 (7.46%) Ajax
20 58 (7.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 102 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.78%) User Experience
5 21 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 21 (2.65%) Data Structures
6 19 (2.40%) iPad
7 18 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.77%) Fintech
10 13 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.26%) OTC Derivatives
12 9 (1.14%) Derivative
12 9 (1.14%) Linked Data
13 8 (1.01%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.88%) Online Games
15 6 (0.76%) Equities
15 6 (0.76%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 244 (30.85%) Linux
2 159 (20.10%) Unix
3 133 (16.81%) Windows
4 30 (3.79%) Solaris
5 24 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 20 (2.53%) Android
7 19 (2.40%) Windows Server
8 18 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.52%) CentOS
11 9 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.01%) Fedora
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) Debian
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
3 190 (24.02%) Scrum
4 186 (23.51%) OO
5 181 (22.88%) Software Engineering
6 176 (22.25%) DevOps
7 153 (19.34%) TDD
8 132 (16.69%) MVC
9 127 (16.06%) SOA
10 121 (15.30%) Configuration Management
11 90 (11.38%) SDLC
12 86 (10.87%) UML
13 78 (9.86%) OOP
14 76 (9.61%) Microservices
15 75 (9.48%) Open Source
16 71 (8.98%) Continuous Delivery
17 68 (8.60%) Test Automation
18 64 (8.09%) Unit Testing
19 63 (7.96%) Multithreading
20 62 (7.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 703 (88.87%) Java
2 310 (39.19%) SQL
3 257 (32.49%) JavaScript
4 187 (23.64%) Python
5 103 (13.02%) Shell Script
6 89 (11.25%) PL/SQL
7 88 (11.13%) Groovy
8 84 (10.62%) Perl
9 78 (9.86%) Bash Shell
10 64 (8.09%) Ruby
11 53 (6.70%) C
12 45 (5.69%) C++
13 42 (5.31%) C#
14 38 (4.80%) PowerShell
15 31 (3.92%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.78%) Scala
17 21 (2.65%) XPath
18 18 (2.28%) Go
19 14 (1.77%) BeanShell
20 12 (1.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 120 (15.17%) Degree
2 31 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.64%) HND
4 9 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.25%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (9.36%) QA
2 13 (1.64%) MiFID
3 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.63%) EMIR
6 3 (0.38%) HL7
6 3 (0.38%) PMO
6 3 (0.38%) SDET
7 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (7.59%) Docker
2 29 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.39%) vSphere
5 8 (1.01%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (1.01%) vCloud
6 5 (0.63%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.51%) HDFS
7 4 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.51%) LXC
7 4 (0.51%) Samba
8 3 (0.38%) iptables
8 3 (0.38%) KVM
8 3 (0.38%) Xen
9 1 (0.13%) Postfix
9 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 108 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
2 106 (13.40%) Puppet
3 91 (11.50%) Ansible
4 31 (3.92%) Salt
5 13 (1.64%) Terraform
6 8 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.01%) Packer
6 8 (1.01%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.63%) rkt
8 4 (0.51%) Control-M
8 4 (0.51%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.38%) SCCM
10 2 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.25%) SCOM
11 1 (0.13%) Graylog
11 1 (0.13%) Icinga
11 1 (0.13%) Kibana
11 1 (0.13%) Mesos
11 1 (0.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 226 (28.57%) Oracle
2 49 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 46 (5.82%) Splunk
4 36 (4.55%) Google
5 28 (3.54%) Altova
6 27 (3.41%) ILOG
6 27 (3.41%) Perforce
6 27 (3.41%) VMware
7 26 (3.29%) Adobe
7 26 (3.29%) Solace
8 16 (2.02%) IBM
9 15 (1.90%) Cognizant
10 14 (1.77%) Fiorano
10 14 (1.77%) hybris
10 14 (1.77%) Talend
10 14 (1.77%) WSO2
11 13 (1.64%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.52%) Sybase
13 10 (1.26%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Banking bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IDOX plc
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Very Competitive Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago