The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 193 213 195
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ant 67 29 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.41% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.35% 2.83% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 71
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1253 1025 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.25% 14.61% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 983 926 1253
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Ant Salary Trend in the East of England

Ant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in the East of England

Ant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Hertfordshire +3 40 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Essex +3 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire - 12 £37,350 -
Suffolk +13 2 - - 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 113 (80.71%) Maven
2 112 (80.00%) Java
3 101 (72.14%) Oracle
4 82 (58.57%) Subversion
5 80 (57.14%) XML
6 63 (45.00%) JavaScript
7 58 (41.43%) SQL
7 58 (41.43%) WebLogic
7 58 (41.43%) Spring
8 57 (40.71%) Hibernate
9 56 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 48 (34.29%) Degree
11 43 (30.71%) Jenkins
12 42 (30.00%) J2EE
13 40 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 40 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (27.86%) JSP
14 39 (27.86%) Servlets
14 39 (27.86%) Finance
14 39 (27.86%) Relational Database
15 38 (27.14%) XSLT
15 38 (27.14%) Web Services
15 38 (27.14%) Retail
16 35 (25.00%) HTML
16 35 (25.00%) JBoss
16 35 (25.00%) JMS
16 35 (25.00%) Hudson
17 32 (22.86%) Gradle
17 32 (22.86%) Linux
17 32 (22.86%) JDBC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 58 (41.43%) WebLogic
2 40 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 35 (25.00%) JBoss
4 27 (19.29%) GlassFish
5 19 (13.57%) Apache
6 16 (11.43%) Tomcat
7 10 (7.14%) MQSeries
8 7 (5.00%) IIS
9 6 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (3.57%) LiveCycle
10 5 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (3.57%) Documentum
11 4 (2.86%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (1.43%) CMS
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 20 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Tridion
2 4 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.71%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.71%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.00%) Internet
1 14 (10.00%) HTTP
2 6 (4.29%) 3G
2 6 (4.29%) LTE
3 3 (2.14%) Wireless
3 3 (2.14%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.14%) LDAP
4 2 (1.43%) 4G
4 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.43%) DNS
4 2 (1.43%) LAN
4 2 (1.43%) WAN
4 2 (1.43%) DHCP
4 2 (1.43%) Firewall
4 2 (1.43%) SSL
4 2 (1.43%) X.509
4 2 (1.43%) SSH
4 2 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (27.86%) Relational Database
3 31 (22.14%) RDBMS
4 29 (20.71%) MySQL
5 27 (19.29%) NoSQL
6 25 (17.86%) Data Mining
7 21 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (9.29%) Oracle Database
9 12 (8.57%) DB2
10 2 (1.43%) Big Data
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 113 (80.71%) Maven
2 82 (58.57%) Subversion
3 43 (30.71%) Jenkins
4 35 (25.00%) Hudson
5 32 (22.86%) Gradle
6 23 (16.43%) Git (software)
7 21 (15.00%) JIRA
8 20 (14.29%) JUnit
9 19 (13.57%) Eclipse
10 18 (12.86%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (7.14%) Log4j
12 7 (5.00%) CMake
13 6 (4.29%) Redmine
13 6 (4.29%) Bugzilla
13 6 (4.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 5 (3.57%) JMeter
15 4 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (2.86%) CruiseControl
15 4 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
16 3 (2.14%) FitNesse
General
1 39 (27.86%) Finance
2 38 (27.14%) Retail
3 11 (7.86%) Automotive
4 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 85 (60.71%) Developer
2 83 (59.29%) Java Developer
3 23 (16.43%) Senior Developer
3 23 (16.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (15.00%) Build Manager
5 16 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (10.00%) Release Engineer
6 14 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Programmer
8 6 (4.29%) Java Programmer
9 5 (3.57%) Documentum Support
9 5 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) Support Consultant
10 4 (2.86%) Junior
10 4 (2.86%) Consultant
10 4 (2.86%) Documentum Consultant
10 4 (2.86%) Build Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) Java Swing Developer
11 3 (2.14%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (57.14%) XML
2 58 (41.43%) Spring
3 57 (40.71%) Hibernate
4 42 (30.00%) J2EE
5 39 (27.86%) JSP
5 39 (27.86%) Servlets
6 38 (27.14%) XSLT
6 38 (27.14%) Web Services
7 35 (25.00%) HTML
7 35 (25.00%) JMS
8 32 (22.86%) JDBC
9 28 (20.00%) Middleware
9 28 (20.00%) Ajax
10 25 (17.86%) Struts
11 24 (17.14%) Swing
11 24 (17.14%) CSS
12 21 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
13 14 (10.00%) XMLBeans
14 12 (8.57%) EJB
15 10 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.86%) Open Source
3 10 (7.14%) Web 2.0
4 6 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) User Experience
5 4 (2.86%) PKI
6 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.43%) Physics
7 2 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.86%) Linux
2 25 (17.86%) UNIX
3 15 (10.71%) Solaris
4 12 (8.57%) Windows
5 10 (7.14%) HPUX
6 6 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.29%) Android
7 4 (2.86%) Debian
7 4 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.43%) OO
3 28 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 25 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 23 (16.43%) Release Management
6 22 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (15.00%) Change Control
8 20 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 18 (12.86%) OOP
10 17 (12.14%) Project Management
11 16 (11.43%) MVC
12 15 (10.71%) Web Development
12 15 (10.71%) Change Management
13 12 (8.57%) Content Management
14 11 (7.86%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
15 10 (7.14%) SOA
16 8 (5.71%) UML
16 8 (5.71%) Workflow
16 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 112 (80.00%) Java
2 63 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 58 (41.43%) SQL
4 29 (20.71%) C
5 27 (19.29%) PL/SQL
6 18 (12.86%) Perl
7 14 (10.00%) Python
8 10 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.14%) XPath
9 9 (6.43%) Ruby
9 9 (6.43%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.43%) C++
10 8 (5.71%) PHP
11 5 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (1.43%) VBScript
12 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.71%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 48 (34.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) vSphere
2 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Puppet
1 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.43%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.71%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 101 (72.14%) Oracle
2 18 (12.86%) IBM
3 13 (9.29%) CA
4 10 (7.14%) Interwoven
5 7 (5.00%) Perforce
5 7 (5.00%) MKS
6 6 (4.29%) Elastic Path
6 6 (4.29%) ATG
6 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.29%) Blue Martini
7 5 (3.57%) Adobe
7 5 (3.57%) Sun
7 5 (3.57%) EMC
8 4 (2.86%) Sencha
8 4 (2.86%) HP
9 2 (1.43%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.43%) Progress
9 2 (1.43%) Software AG
9 2 (1.43%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.43%) webMethods
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