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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 232 200 261
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +61
Permanent jobs citing Ant 80 129 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 1.07% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 6.95% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 124 58
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -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
1681 1856 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.36% 15.45% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1697 1540
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 127 (73.41%) Java
2 107 (61.85%) Maven
3 67 (38.73%) SQL
4 65 (37.57%) Scrum
5 63 (36.42%) Jenkins
6 61 (35.26%) Linux
6 61 (35.26%) Eclipse
7 57 (32.95%) Spring
8 56 (32.37%) Git (software)
9 52 (30.06%) Tomcat
9 52 (30.06%) Apache
10 50 (28.90%) Oracle
10 50 (28.90%) MVC
11 45 (26.01%) Hibernate
11 45 (26.01%) SOAP
11 45 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (25.43%) JUnit
12 44 (25.43%) TDD
13 42 (24.28%) WebLogic
13 42 (24.28%) UNIX
14 40 (23.12%) XML
14 40 (23.12%) J2EE
14 40 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (23.12%) Subversion
15 39 (22.54%) E-Commerce
16 37 (21.39%) Web Services
16 37 (21.39%) Finance
17 36 (20.81%) MySQL
18 35 (20.23%) HTML
18 35 (20.23%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 52 (30.06%) Apache
1 52 (30.06%) Tomcat
2 42 (24.28%) WebLogic
3 25 (14.45%) Apache Solr
4 13 (7.51%) Drupal
5 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.89%) Alfresco
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.31%) Confluence
6 4 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.31%) WordPress
6 4 (2.31%) Documentum
7 3 (1.73%) CMS
7 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.73%) Mule
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.73%) Jetty
7 3 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.16%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Photoshop
1 3 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) SaaS
1 4 (2.31%) GitHub
2 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.58%) Route 53
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.36%) Internet
2 10 (5.78%) HTTP
3 4 (2.31%) NFC
4 2 (1.16%) DHCP
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.16%) DNS
4 2 (1.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.81%) MySQL
2 35 (20.23%) NoSQL
3 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
4 13 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (5.20%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.62%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.05%) Big Data
8 7 (4.05%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.47%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.31%) SQLite
12 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.73%) Redis
12 3 (1.73%) DB2
13 2 (1.16%) OLAP
13 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 107 (61.85%) Maven
2 63 (36.42%) Jenkins
3 61 (35.26%) Eclipse
4 56 (32.37%) Git (software)
5 44 (25.43%) JUnit
6 40 (23.12%) Subversion
7 28 (16.18%) Hudson
8 27 (15.61%) Mercurial
9 24 (13.87%) JIRA
10 16 (9.25%) Gradle
11 15 (8.67%) Apache Ivy
11 15 (8.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (7.51%) Behat
13 11 (6.36%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (5.20%) Selenium
15 6 (3.47%) CruiseControl
15 6 (3.47%) ClearCase
15 6 (3.47%) TeamCity
16 5 (2.89%) JBehave
17 4 (2.31%) FishEye
General
1 37 (21.39%) Finance
2 32 (18.50%) Retail
3 24 (13.87%) Banking
4 15 (8.67%) Marketing
5 12 (6.94%) Games
6 6 (3.47%) Front Office
7 5 (2.89%) Billing
8 4 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.31%) Advertising
9 3 (1.73%) Legal
10 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.58%) Publishing
11 1 (0.58%) Back Office
11 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (58.96%) Developer
2 70 (40.46%) Java Developer
3 34 (19.65%) Senior Developer
4 28 (16.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (12.72%) Lead Developer
6 16 (9.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.94%) Drupal Developer
8 11 (6.36%) Build Manager
9 10 (5.78%) Consultant
10 8 (4.62%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (3.47%) Programmer
12 5 (2.89%) Configuration Engineer
13 4 (2.31%) Senior Programmer
13 4 (2.31%) Android Developer
13 4 (2.31%) Middleware Consultant
13 4 (2.31%) Analyst
13 4 (2.31%) Software Developer
13 4 (2.31%) Oracle Consultant
14 3 (1.73%) Senior Analyst
14 3 (1.73%) Documentum Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.95%) Spring
2 45 (26.01%) Hibernate
2 45 (26.01%) SOAP
3 40 (23.12%) XML
3 40 (23.12%) J2EE
4 37 (21.39%) Web Services
5 35 (20.23%) HTML
6 32 (18.50%) Spring MVC
7 31 (17.92%) Struts
8 29 (16.76%) CSS
9 27 (15.61%) jQuery
9 27 (15.61%) JPA
10 23 (13.29%) Middleware
11 21 (12.14%) REST
12 19 (10.98%) Swing
13 18 (10.40%) JSP
13 18 (10.40%) JMS
14 17 (9.83%) Java SE
15 16 (9.25%) Java EE
15 16 (9.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Open Source
2 13 (7.51%) Video on Demand
3 8 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.62%) Equities
4 4 (2.31%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.31%) Java Card
4 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.73%) iPhone
5 3 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.73%) Mobile Games
5 3 (1.73%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.73%) Derivative
5 3 (1.73%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.16%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.16%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 61 (35.26%) Linux
2 42 (24.28%) UNIX
3 15 (8.67%) Windows
4 14 (8.09%) Debian
5 9 (5.20%) Android
6 8 (4.62%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.73%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.58%) LynxOS
10 1 (0.58%) AIX
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.57%) Scrum
2 50 (28.90%) MVC
3 45 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (25.43%) TDD
5 40 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (22.54%) E-Commerce
7 29 (16.76%) SOA
7 29 (16.76%) Multithreading
8 27 (15.61%) Web Development
9 24 (13.87%) Release Management
10 21 (12.14%) BDD
11 19 (10.98%) DevOps
12 16 (9.25%) Waterfall
12 16 (9.25%) OO
13 13 (7.51%) Time Management
13 13 (7.51%) Kanban
13 13 (7.51%) User Stories
14 11 (6.36%) Low Latency
14 11 (6.36%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 127 (73.41%) Java
2 67 (38.73%) SQL
3 34 (19.65%) JavaScript
3 34 (19.65%) Bash Shell
4 23 (13.29%) Shell Script
5 21 (12.14%) Scala
6 18 (10.40%) PHP
7 17 (9.83%) Python
8 14 (8.09%) Ruby
9 7 (4.05%) C++
10 6 (3.47%) Perl
10 6 (3.47%) C#
11 5 (2.89%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.31%) XQuery
12 4 (2.31%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.31%) XPath
12 4 (2.31%) Groovy
13 3 (1.73%) VBA
14 2 (1.16%) C
15 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (16.76%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) Sun Certification
3 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.73%) ISEB
4 3 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.16%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (7.51%) Varnish
2 3 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (9.83%) Puppet
1 17 (9.83%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.94%) ZABBIX
3 11 (6.36%) Nagios
4 4 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (1.16%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.58%) logstash
6 1 (0.58%) Kibana
6 1 (0.58%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 50 (28.90%) Oracle
2 26 (15.03%) ATG
3 22 (12.72%) Intershop
3 22 (12.72%) Endeca
3 22 (12.72%) hybris
3 22 (12.72%) Demandware
4 17 (9.83%) JBoss
5 7 (4.05%) Google
6 6 (3.47%) IBM
6 6 (3.47%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.89%) Sybase
7 5 (2.89%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.89%) VMware
8 4 (2.31%) HP
8 4 (2.31%) EMC
8 4 (2.31%) Adobe
9 3 (1.73%) Open Text
9 3 (1.73%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.16%) Thunderhead
10 2 (1.16%) Sun
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £85000 per annum + STRONG BENEFITS PACKAGE + GREAT BONUS
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60 - £65 per annum + bonus & pension
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 15% bonus, 8% pension, PMI, Dental
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 26 days ago