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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 264 249 204
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -45
Permanent jobs citing Ant 47 80 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.68% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.96% 4.75% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 71 121
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1586 1685 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.27% 14.36% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1492 1690
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 73 (66.36%) Maven
2 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (53.64%) Java
4 55 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 45 (40.91%) Linux
5 45 (40.91%) Subversion
6 43 (39.09%) Git (software)
6 43 (39.09%) SDLC
7 42 (38.18%) Scrum
8 37 (33.64%) UNIX
9 34 (30.91%) SQL
10 31 (28.18%) SOA
11 30 (27.27%) J2EE
11 30 (27.27%) WebLogic
12 28 (25.45%) Waterfall
13 26 (23.64%) Spring
13 26 (23.64%) JIRA
14 25 (22.73%) Finance
15 24 (21.82%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (21.82%) JUnit
15 24 (21.82%) Windows
15 24 (21.82%) Force.com
15 24 (21.82%) Visualforce
15 24 (21.82%) Apex Code
15 24 (21.82%) Web Application Development
16 23 (20.91%) Apache
17 22 (20.00%) Oracle
17 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (18.18%) Python
18 20 (18.18%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 23 (20.91%) Apache
3 17 (15.45%) Tomcat
4 9 (8.18%) Apache Solr
5 8 (7.27%) JBoss
6 6 (5.45%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.64%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.91%) Drupal
9 1 (0.91%) Jetty
9 1 (0.91%) Confluence
9 1 (0.91%) Node.js
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.91%) IIS
9 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.91%) CMS
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.91%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.91%) Bond Adapt
1 1 (0.91%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.82%) Force.com
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) Multicast
3 1 (0.91%) FTP
3 1 (0.91%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
1 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.36%) MySQL
3 6 (5.45%) DB2
4 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 73 (66.36%) Maven
2 55 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 45 (40.91%) Subversion
4 43 (39.09%) Git (software)
5 26 (23.64%) JIRA
6 24 (21.82%) JUnit
7 18 (16.36%) Eclipse
8 16 (14.55%) Hudson
9 11 (10.00%) Selenium
10 9 (8.18%) TestNG
10 9 (8.18%) Gradle
11 8 (7.27%) WebDriver
12 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (6.36%) FitNesse
12 7 (6.36%) Artifactory
12 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
13 6 (5.45%) ClearCase
14 5 (4.55%) IntelliJ
14 5 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 13 (11.82%) Banking
3 9 (8.18%) Retail
4 5 (4.55%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (54.55%) Developer
2 28 (25.45%) Java Developer
3 24 (21.82%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 13 (11.82%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Development Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Systems Architect
10 3 (2.73%) Compliance Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Systems Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.27%) J2EE
2 26 (23.64%) Spring
3 24 (21.82%) Visualforce
4 20 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 17 (15.45%) Struts
5 17 (15.45%) XML
6 14 (12.73%) JMS
7 13 (11.82%) HTML
8 12 (10.91%) JSP
8 12 (10.91%) Spring MVC
8 12 (10.91%) jQuery
9 11 (10.00%) Web Services
10 10 (9.09%) JDBC
11 9 (8.18%) SOAP
11 9 (8.18%) EJB
11 9 (8.18%) JPA
12 8 (7.27%) CSS
13 6 (5.45%) Servlets
13 6 (5.45%) Swing
14 5 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
1 8 (7.27%) Wiki
2 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.55%) Clustering
4 4 (3.64%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Statistics
5 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.91%) Equities
6 1 (0.91%) Derivative
6 1 (0.91%) Blog
6 1 (0.91%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.91%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.91%) Physics
6 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.91%) Linux
2 37 (33.64%) UNIX
3 24 (21.82%) Windows
4 11 (10.00%) Solaris
5 10 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (0.91%) Debian
6 1 (0.91%) Android
6 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.09%) SDLC
3 42 (38.18%) Scrum
4 31 (28.18%) SOA
5 28 (25.45%) Waterfall
6 24 (21.82%) Web Application Development
7 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 17 (15.45%) MVC
10 12 (10.91%) DevOps
11 11 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 11 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.09%) TDD
12 10 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (9.09%) Unit Testing
13 9 (8.18%) Web Development
13 9 (8.18%) Project Management
14 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
14 8 (7.27%) Test Automation
15 7 (6.36%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.64%) Java
2 34 (30.91%) SQL
3 24 (21.82%) Apex Code
4 20 (18.18%) Python
5 16 (14.55%) Shell Script
5 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
6 14 (12.73%) Perl
7 13 (11.82%) Bash Shell
8 10 (9.09%) C++
9 8 (7.27%) C
10 7 (6.36%) XPath
10 7 (6.36%) PowerShell
11 6 (5.45%) Scala
11 6 (5.45%) Ruby
11 6 (5.45%) PHP
12 5 (4.55%) C#
12 5 (4.55%) Groovy
13 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) DV Cleared
2 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.91%) Varnish
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) Puppet
2 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.55%) Nagios
3 5 (4.55%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.91%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.91%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Salesforce.com
2 22 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (8.18%) ATG
3 9 (8.18%) Intershop
3 9 (8.18%) hybris
3 9 (8.18%) Endeca
3 9 (8.18%) Demandware
4 7 (6.36%) Sybase
5 3 (2.73%) Actimize
6 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.91%) webMethods
6 1 (0.91%) Akamai
6 1 (0.91%) Sencha
6 1 (0.91%) F5
6 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.91%) Siebel
6 1 (0.91%) IBM
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.91%) Sun
6 1 (0.91%) Citrix
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K-80k
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £10000 per annum + Very good total compensation package
Posted: 14 days ago