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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 249 267 183
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -84
Permanent jobs citing Ant 53 89 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.69% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 4.45% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 79 160
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
1486 1999 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.53% 15.52% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1774 1531
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 103 (75.74%) Java
2 102 (75.00%) Maven
3 68 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (36.76%) WebLogic
4 50 (36.76%) Jenkins
5 49 (36.03%) Linux
6 46 (33.82%) Spring
7 45 (33.09%) Apache
8 44 (32.35%) Tomcat
8 44 (32.35%) SDLC
9 43 (31.62%) Git (software)
10 42 (30.88%) SQL
11 41 (30.15%) E-Commerce
12 40 (29.41%) UNIX
12 40 (29.41%) J2EE
12 40 (29.41%) Eclipse
13 39 (28.68%) Scrum
14 37 (27.21%) Hibernate
15 35 (25.74%) Subversion
16 34 (25.00%) MVC
16 34 (25.00%) Struts
17 33 (24.26%) JUnit
17 33 (24.26%) jQuery
18 30 (22.06%) Oracle
19 29 (21.32%) JIRA
19 29 (21.32%) Spring MVC
20 27 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (19.85%) Finance
21 26 (19.12%) JavaScript
22 25 (18.38%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 50 (36.76%) WebLogic
2 45 (33.09%) Apache
3 44 (32.35%) Tomcat
4 24 (17.65%) Apache Solr
5 18 (13.24%) JBoss
6 15 (11.03%) WebSphere
7 11 (8.09%) GlassFish
8 7 (5.15%) Confluence
9 3 (2.21%) Jetty
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.47%) Node.js
10 2 (1.47%) IIS
10 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.74%) CMS
11 1 (0.74%) Documentum
11 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.74%) Drupal
11 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.74%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.74%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.74%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.74%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.09%) Force.com
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) HTTP
2 5 (3.68%) FTP
2 5 (3.68%) Internet
3 2 (1.47%) Firewall
3 2 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.47%) LDAP
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.35%) MySQL
5 7 (5.15%) DB2
5 7 (5.15%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.21%) Big Data
7 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.74%) UniData
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 102 (75.00%) Maven
2 50 (36.76%) Jenkins
3 43 (31.62%) Git (software)
4 40 (29.41%) Eclipse
5 35 (25.74%) Subversion
6 33 (24.26%) JUnit
7 29 (21.32%) JIRA
8 20 (14.71%) Selenium
9 17 (12.50%) Mercurial
10 16 (11.76%) WebDriver
11 15 (11.03%) Cucumber
12 14 (10.29%) Gradle
13 13 (9.56%) TestNG
14 10 (7.35%) Hudson
14 10 (7.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (6.62%) JBehave
16 8 (5.88%) Mockito
17 7 (5.15%) FitNesse
17 7 (5.15%) jMock
18 6 (4.41%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 24 (17.65%) Retail
3 5 (3.68%) Advertising
3 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Front Office
4 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (54.41%) Developer
2 42 (30.88%) Java Developer
3 33 (24.26%) Senior Developer
4 28 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Development Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.68%) Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Middleware Specialist
10 4 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.21%) Architect
11 3 (2.21%) Software Development Engineer
11 3 (2.21%) Release Engineer
11 3 (2.21%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.21%) AWS Developer
12 2 (1.47%) SCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.82%) Spring
2 40 (29.41%) J2EE
3 37 (27.21%) Hibernate
4 34 (25.00%) Struts
5 33 (24.26%) jQuery
6 29 (21.32%) Spring MVC
7 24 (17.65%) JPA
7 24 (17.65%) XML
8 20 (14.71%) HTML
9 19 (13.97%) Web Services
10 18 (13.24%) CSS
11 17 (12.50%) JMS
12 13 (9.56%) SOAP
13 12 (8.82%) Middleware
13 12 (8.82%) Visualforce
14 11 (8.09%) REST
14 11 (8.09%) Java EE
14 11 (8.09%) Swing
14 11 (8.09%) JSP
15 10 (7.35%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.09%) Clustering
3 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.68%) Wiki
5 4 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.21%) User Experience
7 2 (1.47%) W3C
7 2 (1.47%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.47%) Replication
7 2 (1.47%) Derivative
7 2 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.74%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.74%) Social Media
8 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.74%) MHEG
8 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.03%) Linux
2 40 (29.41%) UNIX
3 19 (13.97%) Windows
4 6 (4.41%) AIX
5 3 (2.21%) Solaris
6 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.47%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.74%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (32.35%) SDLC
3 41 (30.15%) E-Commerce
4 39 (28.68%) Scrum
5 34 (25.00%) MVC
6 27 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (18.38%) Web Development
8 22 (16.18%) Software Engineering
9 17 (12.50%) SOA
10 15 (11.03%) OO
11 14 (10.29%) TDD
11 14 (10.29%) Unit Testing
11 14 (10.29%) Waterfall
12 13 (9.56%) Web Application Development
12 13 (9.56%) Multithreading
12 13 (9.56%) Configuration Management
13 12 (8.82%) Release Management
14 11 (8.09%) DevOps
15 9 (6.62%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 103 (75.74%) Java
2 42 (30.88%) SQL
3 26 (19.12%) JavaScript
4 25 (18.38%) Python
5 24 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 17 (12.50%) Perl
6 17 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 13 (9.56%) Scala
8 12 (8.82%) Apex Code
8 12 (8.82%) C++
9 7 (5.15%) C
10 6 (4.41%) C#
11 5 (3.68%) PHP
11 5 (3.68%) Groovy
12 4 (2.94%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.21%) XPath
13 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.47%) Korn
14 2 (1.47%) PHP5
15 1 (0.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 20 (14.71%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) DV Cleared
2 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.47%) vCloud
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.74%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) Puppet
2 4 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.74%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.74%) Nagios
3 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (22.06%) Oracle
2 24 (17.65%) ATG
2 24 (17.65%) Intershop
2 24 (17.65%) Endeca
2 24 (17.65%) hybris
2 24 (17.65%) Demandware
3 12 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (6.62%) Sybase
5 5 (3.68%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (1.47%) Zend
7 2 (1.47%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.47%) Facebook
7 2 (1.47%) Twitter
8 1 (0.74%) New Relic
8 1 (0.74%) Akamai
8 1 (0.74%) Sencha
8 1 (0.74%) F5
8 1 (0.74%) Splunk
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago