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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 37 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Ant 5 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.81% 4.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% 52.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
47 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 26.40% 8.94% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 9
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £37,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Automotive
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Swing
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Gradle
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) JMS
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) ArgoUML
3 1 (16.67%) DbUnit
3 1 (16.67%) JProfiler
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Redmine
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (16.67%) Cactus
General
1 5 (83.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Swing
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP