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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
UK
Rank 466 497 470
Rank change year-on-year +31 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 442 524 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.66% 2.80% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 290 381 478
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
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 27 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 27 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 +36 417 £50,000 -0.99% 35
London +70 180 £60,000 -1.63% 16
South East +48 91 £45,000 -10.89% 7
East of England +76 61 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Essex +53 42 £60,000 +4.34%
Berkshire +64 38 £46,250 -22.91% 3
Reading +62 35 £45,000 -25.00% 3
South West -29 33 £47,500 +18.75% 3
City of London +42 23 £67,500 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +32 23 £45,000 -32.07% 2
Colchester - 23 £62,500 -
North West -12 21 £50,000 +21.21%
Scotland +31 18 £43,750 -18.60% 5
Manchester -19 18 £50,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +12 16 £42,500 -11.45%
Nottingham +7 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Nottinghamshire +2 16 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands -1 16 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Wiltshire +14 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Glasgow +29 12 - - 4
Hertfordshire +24 12 £50,000 -41.17% 3
Portsmouth - 12 £45,000 -
Oxford -1 11 £42,500 -11.45%
Swindon - 11 £45,000 - 1
Stockport +5 9 £50,000 +29.03%
Suffolk - 9 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +23 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -5 7 £42,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire +6 5 - -

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 699 (89.39%) Java
2 627 (80.18%) Maven
3 447 (57.16%) Agile Software Development
4 365 (46.68%) Spring
5 336 (42.97%) Jenkins
6 309 (39.51%) SQL
7 261 (33.38%) Git (software)
7 261 (33.38%) Gradle
8 251 (32.10%) JavaScript
9 247 (31.59%) Hibernate
10 246 (31.46%) Web Services
11 238 (30.43%) Linux
12 237 (30.31%) XML
12 237 (30.31%) J2EE
13 224 (28.64%) Subversion
14 223 (28.52%) Oracle
15 216 (27.62%) JUnit
16 209 (26.73%) JMS
17 202 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
18 200 (25.58%) HTML
19 187 (23.91%) Scrum
20 186 (23.79%) OO
20 186 (23.79%) Tomcat
21 184 (23.53%) Python
21 184 (23.53%) Finance
22 183 (23.40%) SOAP
23 181 (23.15%) Software Engineering
24 171 (21.87%) JBoss
24 171 (21.87%) DevOps
25 165 (21.10%) 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
1 186 (23.79%) Tomcat
2 171 (21.87%) JBoss
3 125 (15.98%) WebLogic
4 124 (15.86%) WebSphere
5 92 (11.76%) Apache
6 88 (11.25%) GlassFish
7 34 (4.35%) nginx
8 32 (4.09%) Jetty
9 30 (3.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 27 (3.45%) OpenStack
11 23 (2.94%) Confluence
12 17 (2.17%) Apache Spark
13 16 (2.05%) CMS
14 15 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 15 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (1.79%) Apache Pig
15 14 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
16 12 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (1.28%) IIS
18 9 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.51%) Weka
3 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 101 (12.92%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (7.03%) SaaS
3 30 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.94%) IaaS
5 14 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.53%) PaaS
7 11 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.41%) GitHub
8 9 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (1.15%) Force.com
9 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.51%) Loggly
13 3 (0.38%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.38%) Office 365
13 3 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.52%) FTP
2 50 (6.39%) HTTP
3 23 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.79%) HTTPS
4 14 (1.79%) Internet
5 13 (1.66%) SNMP
6 8 (1.02%) VoIP
7 5 (0.64%) DNS
8 4 (0.51%) Network Security
9 3 (0.38%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.38%) SAN
9 3 (0.38%) VLAN
10 2 (0.26%) Firewall
10 2 (0.26%) NAS
10 2 (0.26%) Skype
10 2 (0.26%) SSH
10 2 (0.26%) SSL
11 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (18.29%) Relational Database
2 97 (12.40%) MySQL
3 87 (11.13%) NoSQL
4 69 (8.82%) RDBMS
5 65 (8.31%) SQL Server
6 63 (8.06%) MongoDB
7 54 (6.91%) Oracle Database
8 45 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (3.84%) DB2
10 29 (3.71%) Big Data
10 29 (3.71%) Hadoop
10 29 (3.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (3.58%) InterSystems Cache
12 23 (2.94%) CouchDB
13 14 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.66%) JasperReports
15 10 (1.28%) Data Mining
16 9 (1.15%) GIS
17 8 (1.02%) Neo4j
18 7 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 627 (80.18%) Maven
2 336 (42.97%) Jenkins
3 261 (33.38%) Git (software)
3 261 (33.38%) Gradle
4 224 (28.64%) Subversion
5 216 (27.62%) JUnit
6 142 (18.16%) Eclipse
7 124 (15.86%) Selenium
8 108 (13.81%) Hudson
9 85 (10.87%) JIRA
10 65 (8.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 55 (7.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 52 (6.65%) IntelliJ
13 50 (6.39%) Cucumber
14 38 (4.86%) TeamCity
15 34 (4.35%) Mockito
16 27 (3.45%) SoapUI
17 24 (3.07%) QUnit
18 23 (2.94%) FitNesse
19 22 (2.81%) WebDriver
General
1 184 (23.53%) Finance
2 94 (12.02%) Banking
3 22 (2.81%) Military
4 19 (2.43%) Games
5 17 (2.17%) Retail
6 16 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.77%) Advertising
9 6 (0.77%) Marketing
9 6 (0.77%) Publishing
10 5 (0.64%) Back Office
10 5 (0.64%) Front Office
11 3 (0.38%) Legal
12 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 488 (62.40%) Developer
2 381 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 150 (19.18%) Senior Developer
4 138 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 97 (12.40%) Software Engineer
6 86 (11.00%) Java Engineer
7 85 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 62 (7.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (5.37%) Lead Developer
10 37 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
11 36 (4.60%) Software Developer
12 30 (3.84%) Java Software Developer
13 29 (3.71%) Release Engineer
14 28 (3.58%) Oracle Developer
15 25 (3.20%) J2EE Developer
15 25 (3.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 25 (3.20%) Linux Engineer
16 24 (3.07%) Architect
16 24 (3.07%) Lead Java Developer
16 24 (3.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (46.68%) Spring
2 247 (31.59%) Hibernate
3 246 (31.46%) Web Services
4 237 (30.31%) J2EE
4 237 (30.31%) XML
5 209 (26.73%) JMS
6 200 (25.58%) HTML
7 183 (23.40%) SOAP
8 165 (21.10%) CSS
9 133 (17.01%) RESTful
10 129 (16.50%) REST
11 115 (14.71%) Java EE
12 112 (14.32%) JSP
13 105 (13.43%) JSON
14 91 (11.64%) JDBC
15 79 (10.10%) Spring MVC
16 62 (7.93%) Swing
17 59 (7.54%) JPA
18 58 (7.42%) Ajax
19 55 (7.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 103 (13.17%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.81%) User Experience
5 21 (2.69%) Data Centre
5 21 (2.69%) Data Structures
6 19 (2.43%) iPad
7 18 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.66%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.66%) Fintech
10 11 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.28%) OTC Derivatives
12 9 (1.15%) Derivative
12 9 (1.15%) Linked Data
13 8 (1.02%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.90%) Online Games
15 6 (0.77%) Equities
15 6 (0.77%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 238 (30.43%) Linux
2 154 (19.69%) Unix
3 130 (16.62%) Windows
4 30 (3.84%) Solaris
5 24 (3.07%) Windows 7
6 20 (2.56%) Android
7 18 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.17%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.53%) CentOS
11 9 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.02%) Fedora
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) Debian
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (57.16%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
3 187 (23.91%) Scrum
4 186 (23.79%) OO
5 181 (23.15%) Software Engineering
6 171 (21.87%) DevOps
7 148 (18.93%) TDD
8 131 (16.75%) MVC
9 125 (15.98%) SOA
10 120 (15.35%) Configuration Management
11 88 (11.25%) SDLC
12 87 (11.13%) UML
13 77 (9.85%) Open Source
14 76 (9.72%) OOP
15 73 (9.34%) Continuous Delivery
16 72 (9.21%) Microservices
17 70 (8.95%) Test Automation
18 65 (8.31%) E-Commerce
19 64 (8.18%) Unit Testing
20 63 (8.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 699 (89.39%) Java
2 309 (39.51%) SQL
3 251 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 184 (23.53%) Python
5 101 (12.92%) Shell Script
6 88 (11.25%) PL/SQL
7 87 (11.13%) Groovy
8 83 (10.61%) Perl
9 77 (9.85%) Bash Shell
10 62 (7.93%) Ruby
11 51 (6.52%) C
12 44 (5.63%) C++
13 41 (5.24%) C#
14 36 (4.60%) PowerShell
15 31 (3.96%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.81%) Scala
17 21 (2.69%) XPath
18 18 (2.30%) Go
19 12 (1.53%) Apex Code
19 12 (1.53%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 122 (15.60%) Degree
2 31 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.66%) HND
4 9 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.26%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (9.34%) QA
2 13 (1.66%) MiFID
3 8 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.64%) EMIR
6 3 (0.38%) HL7
6 3 (0.38%) PMO
6 3 (0.38%) SDET
7 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (7.54%) Docker
2 27 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.41%) vSphere
5 8 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (1.02%) vCloud
6 5 (0.64%) 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
1 104 (13.30%) Opscode Chef
2 102 (13.04%) Puppet
3 89 (11.38%) Ansible
4 31 (3.96%) Salt
5 12 (1.53%) Terraform
6 8 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.02%) Packer
6 8 (1.02%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.51%) Control-M
7 4 (0.51%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.38%) rkt
8 3 (0.38%) SCCM
9 2 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.26%) SCOM
10 1 (0.13%) Graylog
10 1 (0.13%) Kibana
10 1 (0.13%) logstash
10 1 (0.13%) Opsview
10 1 (0.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 223 (28.52%) Oracle
2 46 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 46 (5.88%) Splunk
3 36 (4.60%) Google
4 28 (3.58%) Altova
5 27 (3.45%) ILOG
5 27 (3.45%) Perforce
6 26 (3.32%) Adobe
6 26 (3.32%) Solace
7 24 (3.07%) VMware
8 16 (2.05%) IBM
9 15 (1.92%) Cognizant
9 15 (1.92%) hybris
10 14 (1.79%) Fiorano
10 14 (1.79%) Talend
10 14 (1.79%) WSO2
11 13 (1.66%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.53%) Sybase
13 10 (1.28%) SAP
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Banking bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IDOX plc
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Very Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago