The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 128 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 5 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.41% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 2.86% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 29
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
272 280 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.03% 14.27% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 255 261 305
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ant
South East

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ant
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Milton Keynes -9 5 £55,000 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 22 (95.65%) Java
1 22 (95.65%) JSP
1 22 (95.65%) Spring
2 21 (91.30%) Maven
2 21 (91.30%) Servlets
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) JDBC
3 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (86.96%) Ajax
3 20 (86.96%) Hibernate
4 19 (82.61%) JMS
4 19 (82.61%) HTTP
4 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
4 19 (82.61%) DHTML
4 19 (82.61%) J2EE
4 19 (82.61%) Struts
4 19 (82.61%) XML
4 19 (82.61%) UML
4 19 (82.61%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (82.61%) OO
4 19 (82.61%) Dojo
4 19 (82.61%) Use Case
4 19 (82.61%) Software Architecture
5 18 (78.26%) JUnit
6 17 (73.91%) JPA
6 17 (73.91%) Open Source
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) EJB
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) HTTP
1 19 (82.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Maven
2 18 (78.26%) JUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 20 (86.96%) Java Developer
3 17 (73.91%) Senior Developer
3 17 (73.91%) Lead Developer
3 17 (73.91%) J2EE Developer
3 17 (73.91%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 17 (73.91%) Senior Java Developer
3 17 (73.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) JSP
1 22 (95.65%) Spring
2 21 (91.30%) Servlets
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) JDBC
3 20 (86.96%) Ajax
3 20 (86.96%) Hibernate
4 19 (82.61%) JMS
4 19 (82.61%) DHTML
4 19 (82.61%) J2EE
4 19 (82.61%) Struts
4 19 (82.61%) XML
4 19 (82.61%) Dojo
5 17 (73.91%) JPA
6 4 (17.39%) EJB
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 2 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) AIX
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) UML
1 19 (82.61%) OOA/OOD
1 19 (82.61%) OO
1 19 (82.61%) Use Case
1 19 (82.61%) Software Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (8.70%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Perforce