The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 197 200 203
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.43% 3.16% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 28
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
700 601 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.60% 10.91% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 574 521 670
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Ant
South East

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Berkshire region.

Ant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Ant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 7 £38,500 -7.78%
Slough +10 3 £51,250 +31.41% 1
Bracknell - 3 £47,500 -
Newbury +9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) Java
3 23 (62.16%) C++
4 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (45.95%) UNIX
6 15 (40.54%) C
7 14 (37.84%) HTML
7 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
7 14 (37.84%) Degree
8 13 (35.14%) Web Services
8 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (35.14%) Oracle
8 13 (35.14%) Python
8 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
9 12 (32.43%) Software Architecture
9 12 (32.43%) JUnit
9 12 (32.43%) SOAP
9 12 (32.43%) CSS
9 12 (32.43%) Subversion
10 11 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (29.73%) SaaS
10 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
11 10 (27.03%) Spring
11 10 (27.03%) JSON
11 10 (27.03%) XML
11 10 (27.03%) Windows
12 9 (24.32%) JSP
12 9 (24.32%) Maven
13 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
14 7 (18.92%) Ajax

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.41%) Mule
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) SSH
1 1 (2.70%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
4 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (32.43%) JUnit
2 12 (32.43%) Subversion
3 9 (24.32%) Maven
4 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
5 5 (13.51%) WebObjects
5 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.81%) Gradle
7 2 (5.41%) WebLogic Workshop
7 2 (5.41%) Bugzilla
7 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
8 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.70%) JIRA
8 1 (2.70%) Selenium
8 1 (2.70%) Hudson
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) C++ Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Junior Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Junior
4 7 (18.92%) Junior C++ Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Java Software Architect
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
1 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
2 13 (35.14%) Web Services
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) SOAP
4 10 (27.03%) Spring
4 10 (27.03%) JSON
4 10 (27.03%) XML
5 9 (24.32%) JSP
6 7 (18.92%) Servlets
6 7 (18.92%) Ajax
7 6 (16.22%) jQuery
7 6 (16.22%) J2EE
8 3 (8.11%) EJB
8 3 (8.11%) Struts
8 3 (8.11%) HTML5
9 2 (5.41%) REST
9 2 (5.41%) ICEfaces
9 2 (5.41%) JMS
10 1 (2.70%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) iPhone
2 5 (13.51%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
5 1 (2.70%) DTV
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) UNIX
3 10 (27.03%) Windows
4 6 (16.22%) Solaris
5 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.41%) VxWorks
6 2 (5.41%) LynxOS
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Software Architecture
3 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) UML
5 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) MODAF
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) RUP
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) C++
3 15 (40.54%) C
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) Objective-C
6 5 (13.51%) Korn
6 5 (13.51%) C-shell
7 4 (10.81%) Bourne shell
7 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
8 3 (8.11%) PHP
9 2 (5.41%) C#
9 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.41%) Ada
10 1 (2.70%) PHP5
10 1 (2.70%) Ruby
10 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Sun Certification
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (2.70%) MBCS
4 1 (2.70%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
2 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) YUM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) JBoss
3 4 (10.81%) Sun
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Google
4 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.11%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) BEA
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) MKS
6 1 (2.70%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Vignette
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago