Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 330 291
Rank change year-on-year +42 -39 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 11 5 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.049% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 0.26% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 45
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.71% -22.22% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £34,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £71,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,261 1,939 1,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.85% 18.99% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 1,639 1,522
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the West Midlands

Ant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Ant in the West Midlands

Ant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Ant in the West Midlands

Ant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +9 6 - - 1
Shropshire - 3 £82,500 - 1
Coventry - 2 £47,500 -
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ant.

1 11 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) DevOps
3 8 (72.73%) Concurrent Programming
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Adobe
4 6 (54.55%) J2EE
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
4 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
4 6 (54.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Terraform
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (54.55%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) Microservices
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) React
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (54.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Broadband
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (18.18%) MariaDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
4 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (18.18%) Gatling
4 2 (18.18%) GitLab
4 2 (18.18%) NeoLoad
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Build Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) React
3 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (18.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Concurrent Programming
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Operations Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (54.55%) Terraform
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 2 (18.18%) Consul
4 2 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (18.18%) Grafana
4 2 (18.18%) Kibana
4 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 2 (18.18%) logstash
4 2 (18.18%) Rancher
4 2 (18.18%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
3 2 (18.18%) Dynatrace
3 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
3 2 (18.18%) VMware