The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 235 258 248
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 80 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.64% 4.15% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 77 68
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £71,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Ant
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1418 2047 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.35% 16.21% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1768 1414
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Ant Salary Trend in the City of London

Ant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 133 (82.61%) Java
2 110 (68.32%) Maven
3 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (39.75%) Spring
5 60 (37.27%) Apache
6 59 (36.65%) Tomcat
7 56 (34.78%) E-Commerce
7 56 (34.78%) WebLogic
8 55 (34.16%) Hibernate
9 52 (32.30%) J2EE
9 52 (32.30%) Eclipse
10 51 (31.68%) Struts
11 50 (31.06%) jQuery
12 47 (29.19%) MVC
12 47 (29.19%) SQL
12 47 (29.19%) Jenkins
13 44 (27.33%) Git (software)
14 43 (26.71%) Spring MVC
15 41 (25.47%) Web Development
16 40 (24.84%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (24.84%) Linux
17 39 (24.22%) UNIX
17 39 (24.22%) Retail
18 38 (23.60%) Intershop
18 38 (23.60%) Endeca
18 38 (23.60%) JPA
18 38 (23.60%) Apache Solr
18 38 (23.60%) ATG
18 38 (23.60%) Demandware
18 38 (23.60%) hybris

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 60 (37.27%) Apache
2 59 (36.65%) Tomcat
3 56 (34.78%) WebLogic
4 38 (23.60%) Apache Solr
5 20 (12.42%) JBoss
6 14 (8.70%) WebSphere
7 10 (6.21%) GlassFish
8 7 (4.35%) Confluence
9 2 (1.24%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.24%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.24%) Jetty
9 2 (1.24%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.62%) Documentum
10 1 (0.62%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.62%) IIS
10 1 (0.62%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.24%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.62%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.62%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.35%) Force.com
2 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) HTTP
2 5 (3.11%) FTP
2 5 (3.11%) Internet
3 2 (1.24%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.24%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.59%) MySQL
5 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.48%) Big Data
6 4 (2.48%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.62%) DB2
9 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.62%) UniData
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 110 (68.32%) Maven
2 52 (32.30%) Eclipse
3 47 (29.19%) Jenkins
4 44 (27.33%) Git (software)
5 34 (21.12%) JUnit
5 34 (21.12%) Subversion
6 26 (16.15%) JIRA
7 23 (14.29%) Selenium
8 22 (13.66%) Mercurial
9 20 (12.42%) WebDriver
10 18 (11.18%) Gradle
11 17 (10.56%) Cucumber
12 16 (9.94%) TestNG
13 14 (8.70%) Hudson
14 12 (7.45%) JBehave
15 11 (6.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (4.97%) Mockito
16 8 (4.97%) Apache Ivy
17 7 (4.35%) jMock
17 7 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (24.22%) Retail
2 32 (19.88%) Finance
3 8 (4.97%) Banking
4 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.11%) Front Office
6 4 (2.48%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.86%) Games
8 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (58.39%) Developer
2 62 (38.51%) Java Developer
3 51 (31.68%) Senior Developer
4 44 (27.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (6.21%) Software Developer
6 9 (5.59%) Software Engineer
7 8 (4.97%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 8 (4.97%) Development Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) Release Engineer
9 6 (3.73%) Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Architect
10 5 (3.11%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (2.48%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.48%) Middleware Specialist
12 3 (1.86%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (1.86%) AWS Developer
12 3 (1.86%) Front Office Developer
12 3 (1.86%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (39.75%) Spring
2 55 (34.16%) Hibernate
3 52 (32.30%) J2EE
4 51 (31.68%) Struts
5 50 (31.06%) jQuery
6 43 (26.71%) Spring MVC
7 38 (23.60%) JPA
8 32 (19.88%) XML
9 27 (16.77%) HTML
9 27 (16.77%) CSS
10 23 (14.29%) Web Services
11 18 (11.18%) JMS
12 12 (7.45%) Swing
13 11 (6.83%) Middleware
13 11 (6.83%) Java EE
13 11 (6.83%) JSON
14 10 (6.21%) SOAP
15 9 (5.59%) EJB
15 9 (5.59%) REST
16 8 (4.97%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.21%) Open Source
2 10 (6.21%) Clustering
3 6 (3.73%) User Experience
4 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.11%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.86%) Derivative
7 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.24%) iPhone
7 2 (1.24%) BBC
7 2 (1.24%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.24%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.24%) Replication
7 2 (1.24%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.24%) W3C
7 2 (1.24%) Equities
7 2 (1.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.84%) Linux
2 39 (24.22%) UNIX
3 7 (4.35%) Windows
4 3 (1.86%) Android
4 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.24%) CentOS
5 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (34.78%) E-Commerce
3 47 (29.19%) MVC
4 41 (25.47%) Web Development
5 40 (24.84%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (22.98%) Scrum
7 23 (14.29%) OO
8 21 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 17 (10.56%) Release Management
10 15 (9.32%) Multithreading
10 15 (9.32%) SOA
11 14 (8.70%) TDD
11 14 (8.70%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.45%) Test Automation
12 12 (7.45%) BDD
13 10 (6.21%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.21%) Test Strategy
13 10 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (5.59%) DevOps
14 9 (5.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (82.61%) Java
2 47 (29.19%) SQL
3 30 (18.63%) JavaScript
4 24 (14.91%) Python
5 23 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 19 (11.80%) Bash Shell
7 15 (9.32%) C++
8 14 (8.70%) Perl
9 11 (6.83%) Scala
10 9 (5.59%) C#
11 8 (4.97%) Apex Code
12 6 (3.73%) PHP
13 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.48%) Korn
13 4 (2.48%) Groovy
14 2 (1.24%) PHP5
14 2 (1.24%) C
15 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.62%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 25 (15.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.24%) vCloud
3 1 (0.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (5.59%) Puppet
2 5 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) ATG
1 38 (23.60%) hybris
1 38 (23.60%) Demandware
1 38 (23.60%) Intershop
1 38 (23.60%) Endeca
2 26 (16.15%) Oracle
3 21 (13.04%) Sybase
4 8 (4.97%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.11%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.48%) VMware
7 3 (1.86%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.86%) Zend
8 2 (1.24%) Facebook
8 2 (1.24%) Twitter
8 2 (1.24%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.24%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.62%) webMethods
9 1 (0.62%) Adobe
9 1 (0.62%) EMC
9 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Great bens package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Including excellent benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + Many, many benefits
Posted: 25 days ago