The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 176 162 159
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.027% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 2.80% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 6
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
541 571 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.81% 15.38% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 483 468 511
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ant Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Ant
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Northamptonshire - 1 £45,000 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 10 (76.92%) Subversion
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) DB2
3 8 (61.54%) Struts
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
4 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
5 6 (46.15%) Open Source
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) DOM
5 6 (46.15%) XSLT
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) JSP
5 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 6 (46.15%) XHTML
5 6 (46.15%) SAX
5 6 (46.15%) zOS
5 6 (46.15%) UDDI
5 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
5 6 (46.15%) WSDL
5 6 (46.15%) XML Schema
5 6 (46.15%) CruiseControl
5 6 (46.15%) OCPJP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (46.15%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) DB2
2 6 (46.15%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 10 (76.92%) Subversion
3 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
3 6 (46.15%) CruiseControl
4 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
2 8 (61.54%) Struts
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) JSP
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) DOM
4 6 (46.15%) XSLT
4 6 (46.15%) XHTML
4 6 (46.15%) UDDI
4 6 (46.15%) WSDL
4 6 (46.15%) XML Schema
4 6 (46.15%) SAX
4 6 (46.15%) Apache Flex
4 6 (46.15%) YUI
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Credit Risk
1 6 (46.15%) DataPower
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) zOS
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
2 6 (46.15%) Product Management
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) OCPJP
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) hybris