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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 229 241 265
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ant 77 97 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.12% 5.55% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 89 48
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £39,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
1504 1748 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.79% 14.75% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1547 1413
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 116 (80.56%) Java
2 85 (59.03%) Maven
3 77 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (30.56%) Jenkins
5 42 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (27.78%) SQL
6 40 (27.78%) Linux
6 40 (27.78%) Spring
7 38 (26.39%) WebLogic
7 38 (26.39%) Scrum
7 38 (26.39%) Finance
8 37 (25.69%) E-Commerce
8 37 (25.69%) Eclipse
8 37 (25.69%) Git (software)
9 36 (25.00%) UNIX
10 34 (23.61%) XML
11 33 (22.92%) jQuery
11 33 (22.92%) MVC
12 32 (22.22%) Hibernate
13 31 (21.53%) Struts
13 31 (21.53%) J2EE
13 31 (21.53%) Apache
13 31 (21.53%) Tomcat
14 29 (20.14%) Subversion
15 28 (19.44%) Hudson
15 28 (19.44%) HTML
15 28 (19.44%) Oracle
15 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
16 26 (18.06%) Spring MVC
16 26 (18.06%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 38 (26.39%) WebLogic
2 31 (21.53%) Apache
2 31 (21.53%) Tomcat
3 24 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 8 (5.56%) JBoss
5 7 (4.86%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.78%) Documentum
7 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.08%) Confluence
7 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (2.08%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.39%) ATG Dynamo
8 2 (1.39%) FileNet
9 1 (0.69%) CMS
9 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.69%) Drupal
9 1 (0.69%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) DNS
2 2 (1.39%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (0.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.25%) MySQL
4 8 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.47%) Big Data
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.39%) OLAP
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 85 (59.03%) Maven
2 44 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 37 (25.69%) Eclipse
3 37 (25.69%) Git (software)
4 29 (20.14%) Subversion
5 28 (19.44%) Hudson
6 26 (18.06%) JIRA
7 25 (17.36%) JUnit
8 19 (13.19%) Mercurial
9 15 (10.42%) Gradle
10 11 (7.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (6.94%) Selenium
12 9 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
13 8 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (4.86%) TestNG
14 7 (4.86%) WebDriver
14 7 (4.86%) Cucumber
15 6 (4.17%) JBehave
16 3 (2.08%) FishEye
16 3 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (26.39%) Finance
2 24 (16.67%) Retail
3 19 (13.19%) Banking
4 12 (8.33%) Games
5 8 (5.56%) Front Office
6 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.78%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 2 (1.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.69%) Publishing
9 1 (0.69%) Law
9 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (51.39%) Developer
2 56 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 32 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 29 (20.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (9.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.56%) Build Manager
7 7 (4.86%) Build Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Development Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Architect
9 5 (3.47%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.47%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Release Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Junior Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Junior
10 4 (2.78%) Analyst
10 4 (2.78%) Programmer
10 4 (2.78%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.78%) Spring
2 34 (23.61%) XML
3 33 (22.92%) jQuery
4 32 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 31 (21.53%) Struts
5 31 (21.53%) J2EE
6 28 (19.44%) HTML
7 26 (18.06%) Spring MVC
8 23 (15.97%) JPA
9 21 (14.58%) CSS
10 17 (11.81%) Web Services
11 11 (7.64%) Swing
11 11 (7.64%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (6.94%) HTML5
12 10 (6.94%) SOAP
12 10 (6.94%) JSP
12 10 (6.94%) Middleware
12 10 (6.94%) JMS
12 10 (6.94%) JSON
13 9 (6.25%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Open Source
2 10 (6.94%) User Experience
3 7 (4.86%) Mobile Games
4 6 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.47%) Equities
6 3 (2.08%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.39%) iPhone
7 2 (1.39%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.39%) Derivative
7 2 (1.39%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.39%) BBC
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.78%) Linux
2 36 (25.00%) UNIX
3 12 (8.33%) Android
3 12 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.56%) Windows
5 6 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.39%) Debian
7 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (26.39%) Scrum
4 37 (25.69%) E-Commerce
5 33 (22.92%) MVC
6 25 (17.36%) Web Development
7 23 (15.97%) DevOps
8 18 (12.50%) Release Management
9 13 (9.03%) Multithreading
9 13 (9.03%) TDD
9 13 (9.03%) OO
10 12 (8.33%) SOA
10 12 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.94%) Change Control
11 10 (6.94%) Low Latency
12 9 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.56%) Kanban
14 7 (4.86%) Test Automation
14 7 (4.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 116 (80.56%) Java
2 40 (27.78%) SQL
3 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 23 (15.97%) Python
6 16 (11.11%) C++
7 15 (10.42%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.64%) Scala
9 10 (6.94%) Ruby
10 9 (6.25%) PHP
11 8 (5.56%) Perl
11 8 (5.56%) C#
12 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.08%) C
13 3 (2.08%) VBA
13 3 (2.08%) Groovy
14 2 (1.39%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (1.39%) Lua
14 2 (1.39%) Korn
14 2 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.08%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (13.89%) Puppet
2 17 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.56%) Nagios
3 8 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (19.44%) Oracle
2 25 (17.36%) ATG
3 23 (15.97%) Intershop
3 23 (15.97%) Endeca
3 23 (15.97%) hybris
3 23 (15.97%) Demandware
4 12 (8.33%) Sybase
5 8 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.17%) Sencha
7 5 (3.47%) IBM
8 4 (2.78%) EMC
9 3 (2.08%) Adobe
9 3 (2.08%) Open Text
9 3 (2.08%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.08%) AccuRev
9 3 (2.08%) HP
10 2 (1.39%) Appcelerator
10 2 (1.39%) Thunderhead
10 2 (1.39%) VMware
11 1 (0.69%) Google
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