The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 70 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 14 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.64% 1.21% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.59% 5.70% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Ant
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
163 158 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.13% 21.29% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 147 151 71
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Ant
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Ant Salary Trend in Dorset

Ant
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Dorset

Ant
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 14 £52,500 +16.66%
Ant
South West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 25 (100.00%) Subversion
2 21 (84.00%) Spring
2 21 (84.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
3 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (72.00%) MySQL
3 18 (72.00%) TDD
3 18 (72.00%) HBase
3 18 (72.00%) Puppet
3 18 (72.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (48.00%) Marketing
4 12 (48.00%) jQuery
4 12 (48.00%) Hadoop
4 12 (48.00%) Machine Learning
5 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (28.00%) Release Management
6 7 (28.00%) UNIX
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) SaaS
7 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) Big Data
7 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.00%) Hudson
8 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
8 4 (16.00%) Maven
8 4 (16.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (16.00%) CA Endevor
8 4 (16.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) CA

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (12.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) MySQL
1 18 (72.00%) HBase
2 12 (48.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (24.00%) Big Data
3 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Subversion
2 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Hudson
3 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Maven
General
1 12 (48.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
1 18 (72.00%) Java Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Environment Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) Spring
2 12 (48.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (16.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) UNIX
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) TDD
2 12 (48.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (28.00%) Release Management
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) Puppet
1 18 (72.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) IBM
1 4 (16.00%) CA
2 3 (12.00%) webMethods
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle