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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 253 224 277
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +53
Permanent jobs citing Ant 67 103 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.87% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.14% 5.78% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 54
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1618 1781 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.05% 15.06% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1615 1525
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 114 (72.61%) Java
2 94 (59.87%) Maven
3 91 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (36.94%) SQL
4 58 (36.94%) Jenkins
5 56 (35.67%) Linux
6 55 (35.03%) Scrum
7 52 (33.12%) Spring
8 49 (31.21%) Eclipse
8 49 (31.21%) Git (software)
9 46 (29.30%) Apache
10 45 (28.66%) Oracle
11 44 (28.03%) Tomcat
12 43 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (25.48%) WebLogic
13 40 (25.48%) MVC
13 40 (25.48%) Hibernate
14 39 (24.84%) UNIX
15 38 (24.20%) SOAP
16 36 (22.93%) XML
16 36 (22.93%) TDD
17 35 (22.29%) Subversion
17 35 (22.29%) J2EE
18 34 (21.66%) JUnit
18 34 (21.66%) E-Commerce
18 34 (21.66%) Finance
19 32 (20.38%) Web Services
19 32 (20.38%) Bash Shell
20 31 (19.75%) MySQL
21 30 (19.11%) Hudson

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (29.30%) Apache
2 44 (28.03%) Tomcat
3 40 (25.48%) WebLogic
4 21 (13.38%) Apache Solr
5 11 (7.01%) Drupal
6 5 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.55%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.55%) WordPress
7 4 (2.55%) Documentum
7 4 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.91%) Confluence
8 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.91%) Mule
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.27%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.27%) Jetty
9 2 (1.27%) nginx
9 2 (1.27%) FileNet
9 2 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.27%) MS Office
1 2 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) GitHub
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Route 53
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) HTTP
1 9 (5.73%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) NFC
2 2 (1.27%) DHCP
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) SSL
3 1 (0.64%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.75%) MySQL
2 26 (16.56%) NoSQL
3 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.64%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (7.01%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.46%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.82%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.82%) Big Data
8 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.18%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.55%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.91%) DB2
11 2 (1.27%) OLAP
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.27%) SQLite
11 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.27%) Redis
12 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 94 (59.87%) Maven
2 58 (36.94%) Jenkins
3 49 (31.21%) Eclipse
3 49 (31.21%) Git (software)
4 35 (22.29%) Subversion
5 34 (21.66%) JUnit
6 30 (19.11%) Hudson
7 23 (14.65%) JIRA
8 21 (13.38%) Mercurial
9 14 (8.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (8.92%) Apache Ivy
10 13 (8.28%) Gradle
11 11 (7.01%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (7.01%) Behat
12 7 (4.46%) Selenium
13 6 (3.82%) ClearCase
13 6 (3.82%) TeamCity
14 5 (3.18%) CruiseControl
15 4 (2.55%) Log4j
15 4 (2.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 34 (21.66%) Finance
2 27 (17.20%) Retail
3 23 (14.65%) Banking
4 14 (8.92%) Marketing
5 12 (7.64%) Games
6 5 (3.18%) Billing
6 5 (3.18%) Front Office
6 5 (3.18%) Advertising
7 4 (2.55%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 89 (56.69%) Developer
2 62 (39.49%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.56%) Senior Developer
4 23 (14.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (12.74%) Lead Developer
6 16 (10.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Build Manager
8 10 (6.37%) Drupal Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Configuration Engineer
11 5 (3.18%) Programmer
12 4 (2.55%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.55%) Analyst
12 4 (2.55%) Oracle Consultant
12 4 (2.55%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (2.55%) Middleware Consultant
13 3 (1.91%) Build Engineer
13 3 (1.91%) Documentum Consultant
13 3 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.12%) Spring
2 40 (25.48%) Hibernate
3 38 (24.20%) SOAP
4 36 (22.93%) XML
5 35 (22.29%) J2EE
6 32 (20.38%) Web Services
7 28 (17.83%) Struts
7 28 (17.83%) HTML
8 27 (17.20%) Spring MVC
9 23 (14.65%) jQuery
9 23 (14.65%) JPA
9 23 (14.65%) CSS
10 22 (14.01%) Middleware
11 16 (10.19%) Swing
11 16 (10.19%) JMS
11 16 (10.19%) JSP
12 15 (9.55%) Oracle Fusion
12 15 (9.55%) REST
13 14 (8.92%) Java SE
13 14 (8.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.74%) Open Source
2 11 (7.01%) Video on Demand
3 8 (5.10%) Equities
4 5 (3.18%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.18%) User Experience
4 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.55%) Mobile Games
5 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.91%) Derivative
6 3 (1.91%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.91%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.27%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.27%) Online Games
7 2 (1.27%) Java Card
7 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 56 (35.67%) Linux
2 39 (24.84%) UNIX
3 12 (7.64%) Windows
3 12 (7.64%) Debian
4 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.82%) Android
6 3 (1.91%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.64%) AIX
8 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.64%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.64%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.03%) Scrum
3 43 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (25.48%) MVC
5 36 (22.93%) TDD
6 34 (21.66%) E-Commerce
7 24 (15.29%) SOA
8 23 (14.65%) Web Development
8 23 (14.65%) Release Management
9 22 (14.01%) Multithreading
10 20 (12.74%) DevOps
11 17 (10.83%) BDD
12 16 (10.19%) Waterfall
13 13 (8.28%) OO
14 12 (7.64%) Unit Testing
14 12 (7.64%) Low Latency
15 11 (7.01%) User Stories
15 11 (7.01%) Change Control
15 11 (7.01%) Time Management
15 11 (7.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 114 (72.61%) Java
2 58 (36.94%) SQL
3 32 (20.38%) Bash Shell
4 28 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.74%) Shell Script
6 18 (11.46%) Python
6 18 (11.46%) Scala
7 17 (10.83%) PHP
8 12 (7.64%) Ruby
9 7 (4.46%) Perl
9 7 (4.46%) C++
10 6 (3.82%) C#
11 5 (3.18%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.55%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.55%) Groovy
13 3 (1.91%) VBA
14 2 (1.27%) XQuery
14 2 (1.27%) C
14 2 (1.27%) XPath
15 1 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 22 (14.01%) Degree
2 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.55%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.27%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (7.01%) Varnish
2 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (11.46%) Puppet
2 17 (10.83%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.64%) ZABBIX
4 11 (7.01%) Nagios
5 4 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (1.27%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.27%) Ansible
7 1 (0.64%) logstash
7 1 (0.64%) Kibana
7 1 (0.64%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 45 (28.66%) Oracle
2 23 (14.65%) ATG
3 19 (12.10%) hybris
3 19 (12.10%) Demandware
3 19 (12.10%) Intershop
3 19 (12.10%) Endeca
4 15 (9.55%) JBoss
5 7 (4.46%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.82%) IBM
7 5 (3.18%) Sybase
8 4 (2.55%) Google
8 4 (2.55%) HP
8 4 (2.55%) EMC
8 4 (2.55%) VMware
9 3 (1.91%) Open Text
9 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.91%) Adobe
10 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.27%) Thunderhead
10 2 (1.27%) Sencha
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £85000 per annum + STRONG BENEFITS PACKAGE + GREAT BONUS
Posted: 25 days ago