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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 210 243 226
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ant 57 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.70% 2.75% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 25
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,559
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
1212 1236 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.69% 15.65% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1025 1098
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Hertfordshire +11 34 £45,000 -18.91%
Cambridgeshire +22 12 £60,000 +46.34% 2
Suffolk +9 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Essex +1 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 77 (76.24%) Java
2 59 (58.42%) Oracle
3 53 (52.48%) Maven
4 50 (49.50%) JavaScript
5 48 (47.52%) XML
6 46 (45.54%) Subversion
7 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (36.63%) SQL
8 34 (33.66%) Spring
9 32 (31.68%) Git (software)
10 31 (30.69%) HTML
11 30 (29.70%) Hudson
12 28 (27.72%) Hibernate
13 27 (26.73%) JUnit
13 27 (26.73%) WebLogic
13 27 (26.73%) CSS
14 26 (25.74%) J2EE
15 25 (24.75%) Web Services
15 25 (24.75%) Finance
15 25 (24.75%) Degree
15 25 (24.75%) JIRA
16 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
16 24 (23.76%) Middleware
16 24 (23.76%) Linux
17 23 (22.77%) IBM
17 23 (22.77%) UNIX
17 23 (22.77%) Jenkins
18 21 (20.79%) JBoss
19 20 (19.80%) Python
19 20 (19.80%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 27 (26.73%) WebLogic
2 21 (20.79%) JBoss
3 20 (19.80%) WebSphere
4 16 (15.84%) Tomcat
5 11 (10.89%) Apache
6 8 (7.92%) MQSeries
7 7 (6.93%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (4.95%) Documentum
10 2 (1.98%) CMS
11 1 (0.99%) IIS
11 1 (0.99%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.99%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (0.99%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.86%) HTTP
2 10 (9.90%) Internet
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) Network Security
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) MySQL
2 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.85%) Oracle Database
4 11 (10.89%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.90%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.92%) RDBMS
7 8 (7.92%) DB2
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.98%) Big Data
10 1 (0.99%) HBase
10 1 (0.99%) UniData
10 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (52.48%) Maven
2 46 (45.54%) Subversion
3 32 (31.68%) Git (software)
4 30 (29.70%) Hudson
5 27 (26.73%) JUnit
6 25 (24.75%) JIRA
7 23 (22.77%) Jenkins
8 12 (11.88%) Selenium
9 10 (9.90%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (9.90%) JMeter
9 10 (9.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (9.90%) MSBuild
10 9 (8.91%) Eclipse
11 7 (6.93%) Log4j
12 6 (5.94%) NuGet
12 6 (5.94%) SonarQube
12 6 (5.94%) StyleCop
12 6 (5.94%) Mockito
12 6 (5.94%) Mercurial
12 6 (5.94%) FxCop
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 13 (12.87%) Retail
3 6 (5.94%) Games
3 6 (5.94%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.96%) Publishing
5 2 (1.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Automotive
6 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (46.53%) Developer
2 37 (36.63%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.80%) Software Engineer
4 19 (18.81%) Build Manager
5 15 (14.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (11.88%) Architect
7 11 (10.89%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Build Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (6.93%) Technical Manager
10 7 (6.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (5.94%) Software Architect
12 5 (4.95%) Release Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Software Test Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Test Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (4.95%) Middleware Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) Build and Release Engineer
13 4 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (47.52%) XML
2 34 (33.66%) Spring
3 31 (30.69%) HTML
4 28 (27.72%) Hibernate
5 27 (26.73%) CSS
6 26 (25.74%) J2EE
7 25 (24.75%) Web Services
8 24 (23.76%) Middleware
9 20 (19.80%) jQuery
10 19 (18.81%) JSP
11 18 (17.82%) XSLT
12 17 (16.83%) Servlets
12 17 (16.83%) JSON
13 15 (14.85%) JDBC
13 15 (14.85%) HTML5
14 14 (13.86%) Struts
15 13 (12.87%) JMS
15 13 (12.87%) SOAP
15 13 (12.87%) REST
16 12 (11.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Open Source
2 7 (6.93%) Web 2.0
3 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) User Experience
6 2 (1.98%) Online Gambling
6 2 (1.98%) PKI
7 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Linux
2 23 (22.77%) UNIX
3 11 (10.89%) Solaris
4 10 (9.90%) Windows
5 7 (6.93%) HPUX
6 6 (5.94%) Android
7 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.95%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
3 17 (16.83%) Web Development
3 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (15.84%) Release Management
4 16 (15.84%) Change Control
5 15 (14.85%) Change Management
5 15 (14.85%) Configuration Management
6 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
6 13 (12.87%) SOA
6 13 (12.87%) OOP
6 13 (12.87%) OO
6 13 (12.87%) MVC
6 13 (12.87%) Automated Testing
7 11 (10.89%) Content Management
7 11 (10.89%) DevOps
8 10 (9.90%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (76.24%) Java
2 50 (49.50%) JavaScript
3 37 (36.63%) SQL
4 20 (19.80%) Python
5 15 (14.85%) Ruby
6 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
7 11 (10.89%) PHP
7 11 (10.89%) C
8 8 (7.92%) XPath
9 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.94%) C++
11 5 (4.95%) XQuery
12 4 (3.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (3.96%) Perl
13 3 (2.97%) VBScript
14 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.99%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) SSCP
4 1 (0.99%) CISM
4 1 (0.99%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
1 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (58.42%) Oracle
2 23 (22.77%) IBM
3 8 (7.92%) CA
4 7 (6.93%) Sun
4 7 (6.93%) Interwoven
5 5 (4.95%) HP
6 3 (2.97%) hybris
6 3 (2.97%) Sencha
7 2 (1.98%) Demandware
7 2 (1.98%) Intershop
7 2 (1.98%) Endeca
7 2 (1.98%) ATG
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.99%) jBASE
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, East Anglia, United Kingdom
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Salary: £30,300 - £34,100 per annum
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