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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank - 128 123
Permanent jobs citing Ant 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.61% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £36,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
268 326 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.02% 17.72% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 221 278 285
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,569 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015, 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%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) XQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Documentum
4 5 (41.67%) XSL
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Document Management
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) GWT
4 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 5 (41.67%) Smart GWT
4 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
4 5 (41.67%) LESS
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (33.33%) Publishing
5 4 (33.33%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) JUnit
7 1 (8.33%) EJB
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Documentum
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) XSL
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) GWT
2 5 (41.67%) Smart GWT
2 5 (41.67%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) EJB
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XSD
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (8.33%) JPA
3 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (8.33%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Document Management
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 4 (33.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) XQuery
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SSCP
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle