The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 108 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.062% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 0.38% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 16
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £30,425
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Ant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 261 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.38% 16.23% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 264 239 297
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Ant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Ant
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (91.67%) Maven
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) MKS
3 8 (66.67%) Perforce
3 8 (66.67%) Ruby
3 8 (66.67%) Subversion
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Hudson
3 8 (66.67%) CMake
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) Bugzilla
4 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (50.00%) PHP
5 6 (50.00%) 3G
5 6 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (50.00%) LTE
6 5 (41.67%) CruiseControl
6 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
6 5 (41.67%) C
6 5 (41.67%) Debian
7 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) Redmine
7 4 (33.33%) Bug Management
8 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (25.00%) BDD
8 3 (25.00%) Spring

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) 3G
1 6 (50.00%) LTE
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Maven
2 8 (66.67%) Hudson
2 8 (66.67%) CMake
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (66.67%) Subversion
3 7 (58.33%) Bugzilla
4 5 (41.67%) CruiseControl
5 4 (33.33%) Redmine
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Release Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Build and Release Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) Java SE
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Debian
2 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Bug Management
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) MKS
1 8 (66.67%) Perforce
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle