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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 115 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.066% 0.68% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 3.56% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
301 309 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.91% 19.17% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 265 236 193
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Documentum
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 3 (60.00%) GWT
3 3 (60.00%) Smart GWT
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) LESS
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XSD
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Documentum
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) GWT
2 3 (60.00%) LESS
2 3 (60.00%) Smart GWT
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) J2SE
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (20.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle