The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 150 165 174
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ant 21 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.19% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 1.02% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
582 590 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.55% 18.47% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 462 515 444
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ant
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Ant Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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
Nottinghamshire +21 17 £65,000 +52.94%
Leicestershire -7 2 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £35,000 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 29 (87.88%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) Eclipse
3 23 (69.70%) XML
4 22 (66.67%) Maven
5 21 (63.64%) Oracle
6 19 (57.58%) Tomcat
6 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
7 16 (48.48%) J2EE
8 15 (45.45%) Subversion
9 14 (42.42%) Puppet
9 14 (42.42%) Hudson
9 14 (42.42%) HTML
9 14 (42.42%) SQL
9 14 (42.42%) Linux
9 14 (42.42%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (39.39%) UML
10 13 (39.39%) CSS
10 13 (39.39%) MVC
10 13 (39.39%) Finance
10 13 (39.39%) XHTML
10 13 (39.39%) Apache Solr
10 13 (39.39%) Ajax
11 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
11 12 (36.36%) Scrum
11 12 (36.36%) WSDL
12 11 (33.33%) SSL
12 11 (33.33%) SOA
12 11 (33.33%) Apache
12 11 (33.33%) JDeveloper

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 19 (57.58%) Tomcat
2 13 (39.39%) Apache Solr
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 11 (33.33%) Apache
4 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SSL
2 7 (21.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) DB2
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Eclipse
2 22 (66.67%) Maven
3 15 (45.45%) Subversion
4 14 (42.42%) Hudson
5 11 (33.33%) JDeveloper
6 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 8 (24.24%) JUnit
8 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 1 (3.03%) JIRA
10 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
10 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 8 (24.24%) Marketing
3 7 (21.21%) Back Office
3 7 (21.21%) Advertising
4 4 (12.12%) Games
5 3 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Lead Developer
4 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Graduate
5 3 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Release Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) XML
2 16 (48.48%) J2EE
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 13 (39.39%) CSS
4 13 (39.39%) XHTML
4 13 (39.39%) Ajax
5 12 (36.36%) WSDL
6 11 (33.33%) Middleware
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (33.33%) XSD
6 11 (33.33%) XSL
7 7 (21.21%) XSLT
7 7 (21.21%) Struts
7 7 (21.21%) JDBC
7 7 (21.21%) JSP
7 7 (21.21%) Servlets
7 7 (21.21%) .NET
7 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.21%) RESTful
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
3 13 (39.39%) UML
3 13 (39.39%) MVC
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 11 (33.33%) BPMN
5 11 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) OO
7 7 (21.21%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (21.21%) BPEL
7 7 (21.21%) OWASP
7 7 (21.21%) Web Accessibility
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
8 6 (18.18%) RAD
9 3 (9.09%) ITIL
9 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Puppet
1 14 (42.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) ATG
3 7 (21.21%) Intershop
3 7 (21.21%) hybris
3 7 (21.21%) Demandware
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Google