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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 35 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.25% 0.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
26 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.25% 10.61% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 12
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,725 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Colchester

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (75.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Redmine
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Cactus
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) ArgoUML
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Swing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Cactus
2 3 (75.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (75.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (75.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Redmine
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Rational Rose
2 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) ArgoUML
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Swing
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) HP