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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 251 214 228
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 13 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.67% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 4.09% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 25
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1207 1197 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.18% 16.34% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 926 927
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -13 7 £85,000 +83.78%
Essex - 5 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (80.65%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Maven
3 15 (48.39%) JIRA
3 15 (48.39%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) XML
3 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
3 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
4 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
4 13 (41.94%) JUnit
5 12 (38.71%) JBoss
6 11 (35.48%) IBM
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) Subversion
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) Python
8 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
8 9 (29.03%) SOAP
8 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 9 (29.03%) REST
9 8 (25.81%) QA
9 8 (25.81%) Selenium
9 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
9 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
9 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
9 8 (25.81%) TDD
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) Web Services
9 8 (25.81%) SOA
10 7 (22.58%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (38.71%) JBoss
2 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
3 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.13%) Confluence
4 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
5 4 (12.90%) Documentum
6 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (9.68%) CMS
6 3 (9.68%) IIS
6 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
6 3 (9.68%) Mule ESB
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (6.45%) Apache
7 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
7 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (3.23%) Drupal
8 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Temenos T24
2 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (19.35%) DB2
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.68%) MySQL
5 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data
6 2 (6.45%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.45%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
1 15 (48.39%) JIRA
1 15 (48.39%) Maven
2 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 13 (41.94%) JUnit
3 11 (35.48%) Subversion
4 8 (25.81%) Selenium
5 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
6 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
7 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
7 5 (16.13%) Hudson
7 5 (16.13%) NUnit
8 4 (12.90%) Cactus
8 4 (12.90%) ClearCase
8 4 (12.90%) DbUnit
8 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
8 4 (12.90%) HP UFT
8 4 (12.90%) JMeter
8 4 (12.90%) Rational Functional Tester
8 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (12.90%) Publishing
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
1 17 (54.84%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.13%) QA Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Tester
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) XML
2 9 (29.03%) REST
2 9 (29.03%) SOAP
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) J2EE
4 7 (22.58%) Java EE
4 7 (22.58%) XSLT
5 6 (19.35%) JSON
5 6 (19.35%) XSD
6 5 (16.13%) GWT
6 5 (16.13%) HTML
6 5 (16.13%) LESS
6 5 (16.13%) Smart GWT
6 5 (16.13%) Swing
6 5 (16.13%) XSL
7 4 (12.90%) JMS
7 4 (12.90%) XML Schema
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) HPUX
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Solaris
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
3 8 (25.81%) SOA
3 8 (25.81%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) DevOps
4 7 (22.58%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Content Management
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) OOP
6 5 (16.13%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) Document Management
7 4 (12.90%) Open Source
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) UML
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Dependency Management
8 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) XPath
8 1 (3.23%) Clojure
8 1 (3.23%) F#
8 1 (3.23%) Go
8 1 (3.23%) Rust
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) IBM
3 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
3 4 (12.90%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Perforce
4 3 (9.68%) Fiorano
4 3 (9.68%) Interwoven
4 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.45%) ATG
5 2 (6.45%) Blue Martini
5 2 (6.45%) Elastic Path
5 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 2 (6.45%) Sun
6 1 (3.23%) hybris
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter