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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 185 213 184
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ant 74 28 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.40% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.74% 2.60% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 62 22 71
Average salary £42,500 £58,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% +30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £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
1289 1075 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.03% 15.24% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 984 1221
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +1 35 £53,500 -14.40% 8
Essex +22 20 £42,500 +30.76%
Cambridgeshire - 11 £37,200 -
Suffolk +8 5 £35,000 +55.55%
Bedfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 112 (82.96%) Maven
2 110 (81.48%) Java
3 101 (74.81%) Oracle
4 78 (57.78%) Subversion
5 73 (54.07%) XML
6 67 (49.63%) JavaScript
7 62 (45.93%) SQL Server
8 61 (45.19%) WebLogic
9 60 (44.44%) Hibernate
10 57 (42.22%) Spring
11 56 (41.48%) SQL
12 50 (37.04%) J2EE
13 47 (34.81%) WebSphere
14 42 (31.11%) Degree
15 41 (30.37%) JSP
15 41 (30.37%) Relational Database
16 40 (29.63%) Servlets
16 40 (29.63%) JBoss
17 39 (28.89%) JMS
18 38 (28.15%) XSLT
18 38 (28.15%) Web Services
18 38 (28.15%) Gradle
19 37 (27.41%) Jenkins
19 37 (27.41%) Retail
19 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (26.67%) HTML
21 35 (25.93%) JDBC
22 34 (25.19%) Finance
23 32 (23.70%) RDBMS
23 32 (23.70%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 61 (45.19%) WebLogic
2 47 (34.81%) WebSphere
3 32 (23.70%) GlassFish
4 23 (17.04%) Apache
5 21 (15.56%) Tomcat
6 8 (5.93%) MQSeries
7 7 (5.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (4.44%) IIS
9 5 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (2.96%) Documentum
10 4 (2.96%) LiveCycle
11 2 (1.48%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.74%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.74%) Node.js
12 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Tridion
2 4 (2.96%) Fredhopper
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.74%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) HTTP
2 9 (6.67%) Internet
3 6 (4.44%) 3G
3 6 (4.44%) LTE
4 3 (2.22%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.22%) LDAP
4 3 (2.22%) Wireless
5 2 (1.48%) SSL
5 2 (1.48%) X.509
5 2 (1.48%) Firewall
5 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.48%) DNS
5 2 (1.48%) LAN
5 2 (1.48%) WAN
5 2 (1.48%) DHCP
5 2 (1.48%) SSH
5 2 (1.48%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.48%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (45.93%) SQL Server
2 41 (30.37%) Relational Database
3 32 (23.70%) RDBMS
3 32 (23.70%) NoSQL
4 31 (22.96%) Data Mining
5 30 (22.22%) MySQL
6 17 (12.59%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (10.37%) Oracle Database
8 11 (8.15%) DB2
9 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 112 (82.96%) Maven
2 78 (57.78%) Subversion
3 38 (28.15%) Gradle
4 37 (27.41%) Jenkins
5 26 (19.26%) Hudson
6 23 (17.04%) Eclipse
7 20 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 17 (12.59%) JIRA
9 16 (11.85%) JUnit
10 14 (10.37%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (5.93%) Log4j
12 7 (5.19%) CMake
13 6 (4.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 6 (4.44%) Bugzilla
14 4 (2.96%) CruiseControl
14 4 (2.96%) Redmine
15 2 (1.48%) JMeter
15 2 (1.48%) Fiddler
16 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 1 (0.74%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 37 (27.41%) Retail
2 34 (25.19%) Finance
3 16 (11.85%) Automotive
4 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (62.96%) Developer
2 83 (61.48%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.04%) Senior Java Developer
3 23 (17.04%) Senior Developer
4 19 (14.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (12.59%) Build Manager
6 14 (10.37%) Release Engineer
6 14 (10.37%) Build and Release Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Programmer
7 8 (5.93%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Java Programmer
8 5 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (2.96%) Team Leader
9 4 (2.96%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (2.96%) Documentum Support
9 4 (2.96%) Build Engineer
10 3 (2.22%) Configuration Engineer
10 3 (2.22%) Documentum Consultant
10 3 (2.22%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (54.07%) XML
2 60 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 57 (42.22%) Spring
4 50 (37.04%) J2EE
5 41 (30.37%) JSP
6 40 (29.63%) Servlets
7 39 (28.89%) JMS
8 38 (28.15%) XSLT
8 38 (28.15%) Web Services
9 36 (26.67%) HTML
10 35 (25.93%) JDBC
11 29 (21.48%) CSS
12 27 (20.00%) Struts
13 26 (19.26%) Ajax
14 22 (16.30%) Middleware
15 21 (15.56%) Swing
16 17 (12.59%) Oracle Fusion
17 13 (9.63%) XMLBeans
18 12 (8.89%) jQuery
19 11 (8.15%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.15%) Open Source
3 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.93%) Web 2.0
5 4 (2.96%) PKI
6 3 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.48%) Physics
7 2 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.74%) Linux
2 21 (15.56%) UNIX
3 13 (9.63%) Solaris
4 9 (6.67%) Windows
5 8 (5.93%) HPUX
5 8 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.93%) Android
6 4 (2.96%) Debian
6 4 (2.96%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 28 (20.74%) E-Commerce
3 28 (20.74%) OO
4 22 (16.30%) MVC
5 19 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.07%) Release Management
6 18 (13.33%) OOP
7 17 (12.59%) Web Development
7 17 (12.59%) Change Control
8 16 (11.85%) Project Management
9 14 (10.37%) Change Management
10 13 (9.63%) Configuration Management
11 12 (8.89%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.15%) SOA
13 10 (7.41%) Workflow
13 10 (7.41%) Content Management
14 8 (5.93%) Android Development
14 8 (5.93%) iOS Development
14 8 (5.93%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (81.48%) Java
2 67 (49.63%) JavaScript
3 56 (41.48%) SQL
4 32 (23.70%) PL/SQL
5 30 (22.22%) C
6 16 (11.85%) Perl
7 12 (8.89%) Python
8 10 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.67%) Ruby
9 9 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.93%) PHP
10 8 (5.93%) C++
10 8 (5.93%) XPath
11 5 (3.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.74%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) vSphere
2 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Puppet
1 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.74%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 101 (74.81%) Oracle
2 40 (29.63%) JBoss
3 12 (8.89%) IBM
3 12 (8.89%) CA
4 10 (7.41%) ATG
5 8 (5.93%) Interwoven
5 8 (5.93%) Adobe
6 7 (5.19%) MKS
6 7 (5.19%) Perforce
7 6 (4.44%) Blue Martini
7 6 (4.44%) Elastic Path
8 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.96%) EMC
9 4 (2.96%) Endeca
9 4 (2.96%) Demandware
9 4 (2.96%) hybris
10 3 (2.22%) Sun
11 2 (1.48%) ForgeRock
11 2 (1.48%) Progress
11 2 (1.48%) Google
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