The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 110 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ant 9 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.12% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 0.70% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 15
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £51,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £63,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 285 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.74% 17.19% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 287 266 286
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Ant
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Bugzilla
3 8 (66.67%) Perforce
3 8 (66.67%) MKS
3 8 (66.67%) Subversion
3 8 (66.67%) Ruby
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) CMake
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (66.67%) Hudson
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) 3G
5 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) PHP
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) CruiseControl
5 5 (41.67%) Debian
5 5 (41.67%) Redmine
5 5 (41.67%) Bug Management
5 5 (41.67%) LTE
5 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) 3G
1 5 (41.67%) LTE
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Maven
2 8 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 8 (66.67%) Subversion
2 8 (66.67%) CMake
2 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (66.67%) Hudson
3 5 (41.67%) CruiseControl
3 5 (41.67%) Redmine
General
1 6 (50.00%) 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%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
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 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Bug Management
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Architecture
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%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Perforce
1 8 (66.67%) MKS
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle