The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 16 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.08% 0.63% 5.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 45.95% 4.00% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 10
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Development Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.46% 15.72% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £31,055 £31,758
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Ant
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Colchester region.

Ant Salary Trend in Colchester

Ant
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Colchester

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) JBoss
1 30 (100.00%) Maven
2 29 (96.67%) WebSphere
2 29 (96.67%) Hibernate
2 29 (96.67%) JMS
2 29 (96.67%) Data Mining
2 29 (96.67%) PL/SQL
2 29 (96.67%) WebLogic
2 29 (96.67%) NoSQL
2 29 (96.67%) Gradle
3 28 (93.33%) GlassFish
4 25 (83.33%) Relational Database
5 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 22 (73.33%) J2EE
5 22 (73.33%) RDBMS
6 18 (60.00%) OOP
6 18 (60.00%) OO
7 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
7 16 (53.33%) Degree
7 16 (53.33%) E-Commerce
8 15 (50.00%) Project Management
8 15 (50.00%) Automotive
9 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (46.67%) Swing
10 13 (43.33%) CSS
10 13 (43.33%) HTML
10 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
10 13 (43.33%) Ajax

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 29 (96.67%) WebLogic
1 29 (96.67%) WebSphere
2 28 (93.33%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) Data Mining
1 29 (96.67%) NoSQL
2 25 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 22 (73.33%) RDBMS
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) Maven
2 29 (96.67%) Gradle
3 5 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Rational Rose
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) ArgoUML
4 1 (3.33%) Cactus
4 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.33%) TestNG
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) DbUnit
4 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) Redmine
General
1 15 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
1 29 (96.67%) Java Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) JMS
1 29 (96.67%) Hibernate
2 22 (73.33%) J2EE
3 14 (46.67%) Swing
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) Ajax
5 9 (30.00%) Spring
6 8 (26.67%) Java EE
7 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 4 (13.33%) JPA
8 4 (13.33%) Java SE
8 4 (13.33%) Servlets
8 4 (13.33%) Struts
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) OOP
1 18 (60.00%) OO
2 16 (53.33%) E-Commerce
3 15 (50.00%) Project Management
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Use Case
8 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (96.67%) PL/SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) JBoss