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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 252 214 290
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +76
Permanent jobs citing Ant 62 107 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.91% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.94% 6.07% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 100 47
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £91,000
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
1572 1763 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.87% 14.97% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1606 1526
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 £36,500
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 2 October 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 2 October 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.

1 109 (72.67%) Java
2 88 (58.67%) Maven
3 87 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (38.67%) Jenkins
5 54 (36.00%) Linux
6 50 (33.33%) Scrum
6 50 (33.33%) SQL
6 50 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 46 (30.67%) Spring
8 44 (29.33%) Eclipse
9 43 (28.67%) Apache
10 41 (27.33%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (26.67%) Tomcat
11 40 (26.67%) Oracle
12 39 (26.00%) MVC
13 38 (25.33%) WebLogic
14 36 (24.00%) UNIX
15 34 (22.67%) XML
15 34 (22.67%) Hibernate
16 33 (22.00%) Finance
17 32 (21.33%) J2EE
18 31 (20.67%) SOAP
18 31 (20.67%) E-Commerce
18 31 (20.67%) Subversion
18 31 (20.67%) Bash Shell
19 30 (20.00%) TDD
20 29 (19.33%) HTML
20 29 (19.33%) Hudson
21 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
21 28 (18.67%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 43 (28.67%) Apache
2 40 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 38 (25.33%) WebLogic
4 20 (13.33%) Apache Solr
5 10 (6.67%) Drupal
6 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.67%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.67%) WordPress
6 4 (2.67%) Documentum
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.00%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.00%) Confluence
7 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.00%) Mule
7 3 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.33%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.33%) Jetty
8 2 (1.33%) nginx
8 2 (1.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.33%) MS Office
1 2 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) GitHub
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Route 53
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) HTTP
1 8 (5.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) NFC
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.33%) DNS
2 2 (1.33%) DHCP
3 1 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.67%) MySQL
2 21 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.33%) Big Data
6 5 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.67%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.33%) SQLite
8 2 (1.33%) OLAP
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 88 (58.67%) Maven
2 58 (38.67%) Jenkins
3 50 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 44 (29.33%) Eclipse
5 31 (20.67%) Subversion
6 29 (19.33%) Hudson
7 27 (18.00%) JUnit
8 24 (16.00%) JIRA
9 19 (12.67%) Mercurial
10 15 (10.00%) Gradle
11 14 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (8.67%) Apache Ivy
13 11 (7.33%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (6.67%) Behat
15 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
15 6 (4.00%) ClearCase
16 5 (3.33%) Selenium
17 4 (2.67%) CruiseControl
17 4 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
18 3 (2.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (22.00%) Finance
2 23 (15.33%) Retail
3 20 (13.33%) Banking
4 14 (9.33%) Games
5 13 (8.67%) Marketing
6 5 (3.33%) Billing
6 5 (3.33%) Advertising
6 5 (3.33%) Front Office
7 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Publishing
9 1 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) Law
9 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (53.33%) Developer
2 53 (35.33%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Senior Developer
4 20 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (12.67%) Lead Developer
6 16 (10.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Build Manager
8 9 (6.00%) Consultant
8 9 (6.00%) Drupal Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Configuration Engineer
11 5 (3.33%) Programmer
12 4 (2.67%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.67%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.67%) Oracle Consultant
12 4 (2.67%) Middleware Consultant
12 4 (2.67%) Senior Programmer
13 3 (2.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
13 3 (2.00%) Build Engineer
13 3 (2.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (30.67%) Spring
2 34 (22.67%) Hibernate
2 34 (22.67%) XML
3 32 (21.33%) J2EE
4 31 (20.67%) SOAP
5 29 (19.33%) HTML
6 28 (18.67%) Struts
7 26 (17.33%) Spring MVC
8 25 (16.67%) Web Services
9 24 (16.00%) CSS
10 23 (15.33%) jQuery
11 22 (14.67%) JPA
11 22 (14.67%) Middleware
12 15 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
13 14 (9.33%) Swing
14 13 (8.67%) JSP
14 13 (8.67%) Java EE
15 12 (8.00%) Java SE
15 12 (8.00%) JMS
16 11 (7.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Open Source
2 10 (6.67%) Video on Demand
3 7 (4.67%) User Experience
4 6 (4.00%) Mobile Games
5 5 (3.33%) Equities
5 5 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.33%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.33%) Online Games
7 2 (1.33%) Java Card
7 2 (1.33%) Blog
7 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.33%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.67%) Social Network
8 1 (0.67%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.00%) Linux
2 36 (24.00%) UNIX
3 13 (8.67%) Windows
4 11 (7.33%) Debian
4 11 (7.33%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.67%) Android
6 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.67%) AIX
9 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.67%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.67%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.33%) Scrum
3 41 (27.33%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (26.00%) MVC
5 31 (20.67%) E-Commerce
6 30 (20.00%) TDD
7 24 (16.00%) SOA
8 23 (15.33%) Release Management
8 23 (15.33%) DevOps
9 22 (14.67%) Web Development
10 18 (12.00%) Multithreading
11 16 (10.67%) Waterfall
12 15 (10.00%) BDD
13 12 (8.00%) Kanban
13 12 (8.00%) OO
13 12 (8.00%) Low Latency
14 11 (7.33%) Change Control
15 10 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 10 (6.67%) Time Management
15 10 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 109 (72.67%) Java
2 50 (33.33%) SQL
3 31 (20.67%) Bash Shell
4 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (13.33%) Python
6 19 (12.67%) Shell Script
7 17 (11.33%) PHP
8 16 (10.67%) Scala
9 12 (8.00%) Ruby
10 10 (6.67%) C++
11 8 (5.33%) Perl
12 6 (4.00%) C#
13 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
13 5 (3.33%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.67%) Groovy
15 3 (2.00%) VBA
15 3 (2.00%) C
16 2 (1.33%) ActionScript
16 2 (1.33%) ActionScript 3.0
17 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.33%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.67%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) Varnish
2 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (14.00%) Puppet
2 19 (12.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.00%) ZABBIX
4 11 (7.33%) Nagios
5 4 (2.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.33%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.33%) Ansible
8 1 (0.67%) logstash
8 1 (0.67%) Kibana
8 1 (0.67%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 40 (26.67%) Oracle
2 21 (14.00%) ATG
3 18 (12.00%) hybris
3 18 (12.00%) Demandware
3 18 (12.00%) Intershop
3 18 (12.00%) Endeca
4 14 (9.33%) JBoss
5 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.00%) IBM
7 4 (2.67%) Google
7 4 (2.67%) HP
7 4 (2.67%) EMC
7 4 (2.67%) VMware
7 4 (2.67%) Sencha
8 3 (2.00%) Open Text
8 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.00%) Adobe
9 2 (1.33%) Sybase
9 2 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.33%) AccuRev
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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