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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 175 153 149
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.24% 2.70% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 14
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
671 556 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.93% 18.03% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 591 504 508
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 8 £41,000 -
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £38,900 +26.50%
Northamptonshire -24 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) J2EE
3 13 (72.22%) XML
4 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 12 (66.67%) Subversion
4 12 (66.67%) Maven
5 11 (61.11%) XSLT
6 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 9 (50.00%) Marketing
7 8 (44.44%) Java EE
7 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 7 (38.89%) XHTML
8 7 (38.89%) UML
8 7 (38.89%) C#
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) .NET
8 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 7 (38.89%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) Web Services
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 7 (38.89%) Internet
8 7 (38.89%) Extreme Programming
8 7 (38.89%) Back Office
8 7 (38.89%) MVC
8 7 (38.89%) Advertising
8 7 (38.89%) ATG

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Solr
3 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (22.22%) Apache
4 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Subversion
1 12 (66.67%) Maven
2 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (16.67%) Hudson
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
4 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Back Office
2 7 (38.89%) Advertising
2 7 (38.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Web Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) J2EE
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) XSLT
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) Java EE
5 7 (38.89%) XHTML
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) Ajax
5 7 (38.89%) JSON
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) RESTful
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 6 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 7 (38.89%) UML
3 7 (38.89%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) OWASP
3 7 (38.89%) Web Accessibility
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) BPEL
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) DSDM
6 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 4 (22.22%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) OCPJP
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) ATG
2 7 (38.89%) Intershop
2 7 (38.89%) hybris
2 7 (38.89%) Demandware
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Google