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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 187 202 165
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs citing Ant 69 52 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 0.70% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.30% 4.27% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 83
Average salary £40,000 £56,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £68,200 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
1302 1217 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.68% 16.48% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1111 1282
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 August 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 20 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
Hertfordshire -16 29 £41,250 -29.78% 3
Essex - 19 £42,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £33,750 -
Suffolk 0 4 £35,000 +55.55%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 105 (86.78%) Java
2 102 (84.30%) Maven
3 85 (70.25%) Oracle
4 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
5 65 (53.72%) Subversion
6 59 (48.76%) SQL Server
7 58 (47.93%) Spring
8 57 (47.11%) Hibernate
9 56 (46.28%) XML
10 54 (44.63%) SQL
10 54 (44.63%) J2EE
11 51 (42.15%) WebLogic
12 46 (38.02%) WebSphere
13 41 (33.88%) Degree
13 41 (33.88%) JSP
14 39 (32.23%) JBoss
15 38 (31.40%) Servlets
16 37 (30.58%) XSLT
17 36 (29.75%) HTML
17 36 (29.75%) Retail
18 35 (28.93%) Gradle
18 35 (28.93%) Relational Database
18 35 (28.93%) JDBC
18 35 (28.93%) JMS
19 34 (28.10%) Web Services
20 31 (25.62%) E-Commerce
21 30 (24.79%) CSS
21 30 (24.79%) Multithreading
21 30 (24.79%) GlassFish
22 29 (23.97%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 51 (42.15%) WebLogic
2 46 (38.02%) WebSphere
3 30 (24.79%) GlassFish
4 26 (21.49%) Apache
5 25 (20.66%) Tomcat
6 8 (6.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (4.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.96%) IIS
7 6 (4.96%) MQSeries
8 5 (4.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.83%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Fredhopper
2 6 (4.96%) Tridion
3 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.83%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.83%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) HTTP
2 7 (5.79%) Internet
3 6 (4.96%) 3G
3 6 (4.96%) LTE
4 3 (2.48%) Wireless
4 3 (2.48%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.48%) LDAP
5 2 (1.65%) LAN
5 2 (1.65%) WAN
5 2 (1.65%) DHCP
5 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.65%) DNS
5 2 (1.65%) SSL
5 2 (1.65%) SSH
5 2 (1.65%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.65%) 4G
5 2 (1.65%) X.509
5 2 (1.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (48.76%) SQL Server
2 35 (28.93%) Relational Database
3 29 (23.97%) Data Mining
4 28 (23.14%) NoSQL
4 28 (23.14%) MySQL
5 27 (22.31%) RDBMS
6 16 (13.22%) Oracle Database
7 11 (9.09%) DB2
8 7 (5.79%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.83%) UniData
Development Applications
1 102 (84.30%) Maven
2 65 (53.72%) Subversion
3 35 (28.93%) Gradle
4 25 (20.66%) Eclipse
5 22 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 16 (13.22%) Hudson
7 13 (10.74%) JUnit
8 8 (6.61%) CMake
8 8 (6.61%) Git (software)
9 7 (5.79%) Bugzilla
9 7 (5.79%) JIRA
10 6 (4.96%) Log4j
10 6 (4.96%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 5 (4.13%) CruiseControl
11 5 (4.13%) Redmine
12 4 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.65%) Fiddler
14 1 (0.83%) TestNG
14 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.83%) DbUnit
General
1 36 (29.75%) Retail
2 23 (19.01%) Finance
3 15 (12.40%) Automotive
4 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 80 (66.12%) Developer
2 77 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Senior Developer
4 17 (14.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (12.40%) Release Engineer
5 15 (12.40%) Build and Release Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Programmer
7 8 (6.61%) Java Programmer
8 7 (5.79%) Java Team Leader
8 7 (5.79%) Build Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.79%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (4.13%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Administrator
10 3 (2.48%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.48%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (1.65%) Junior
11 2 (1.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (47.93%) Spring
2 57 (47.11%) Hibernate
3 56 (46.28%) XML
4 54 (44.63%) J2EE
5 41 (33.88%) JSP
6 38 (31.40%) Servlets
7 37 (30.58%) XSLT
8 36 (29.75%) HTML
9 35 (28.93%) JDBC
9 35 (28.93%) JMS
10 34 (28.10%) Web Services
11 30 (24.79%) CSS
12 29 (23.97%) Struts
13 23 (19.01%) Ajax
14 22 (18.18%) Swing
15 15 (12.40%) jQuery
16 13 (10.74%) Spring MVC
16 13 (10.74%) HTML5
17 12 (9.92%) JPA
17 12 (9.92%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.26%) Open Source
2 10 (8.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.96%) Web 2.0
4 4 (3.31%) PKI
5 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.18%) Linux
2 18 (14.88%) UNIX
3 11 (9.09%) Solaris
4 10 (8.26%) Android
4 10 (8.26%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.96%) HPUX
6 5 (4.13%) Debian
6 5 (4.13%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.31%) Windows
8 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.62%) E-Commerce
2 30 (24.79%) Multithreading
3 25 (20.66%) OO
3 25 (20.66%) MVC
4 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.36%) Web Development
6 18 (14.88%) Project Management
6 18 (14.88%) OOP
7 17 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.74%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.09%) SOA
9 11 (9.09%) Workflow
10 10 (8.26%) Release Management
11 9 (7.44%) CRM
11 9 (7.44%) ERP
11 9 (7.44%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (7.44%) Android Development
11 9 (7.44%) iOS Development
12 8 (6.61%) Content Management
13 7 (5.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (86.78%) Java
2 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
3 54 (44.63%) SQL
4 29 (23.97%) PL/SQL
5 28 (23.14%) C
6 16 (13.22%) Perl
7 13 (10.74%) Python
8 10 (8.26%) Ruby
9 9 (7.44%) Bash Shell
9 9 (7.44%) Shell Script
10 8 (6.61%) PHP
11 7 (5.79%) C++
12 6 (4.96%) XPath
13 5 (4.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (33.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Puppet
1 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.83%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 85 (70.25%) Oracle
2 39 (32.23%) JBoss
3 14 (11.57%) ATG
4 8 (6.61%) Perforce
4 8 (6.61%) Endeca
4 8 (6.61%) MKS
4 8 (6.61%) IBM
4 8 (6.61%) hybris
4 8 (6.61%) Demandware
5 7 (5.79%) Adobe
6 6 (4.96%) Interwoven
6 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.96%) Elastic Path
6 6 (4.96%) Blue Martini
7 5 (4.13%) CA
8 2 (1.65%) Progress
8 2 (1.65%) Google
8 2 (1.65%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.83%) Intershop
9 1 (0.83%) jBASE
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