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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 225 243 223
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ant 21 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.06% 2.55% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 50
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median 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
1018 1254 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.57% 16.15% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1041 1155
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +19 14 £60,000 +41.17%
Hertfordshire +1 5 £57,500 +21.05%
Suffolk +10 2 £40,000 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Ant.

1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 25 (73.53%) Maven
4 24 (70.59%) WebSphere
4 24 (70.59%) WebLogic
5 23 (67.65%) JMS
6 22 (64.71%) Gradle
7 21 (61.76%) J2EE
8 20 (58.82%) Oracle
8 20 (58.82%) RDBMS
8 20 (58.82%) Relational Database
9 19 (55.88%) JBoss
10 18 (52.94%) Java EE
10 18 (52.94%) GlassFish
11 17 (50.00%) Hibernate
12 16 (47.06%) PL/SQL
13 15 (44.12%) Degree
14 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
14 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
15 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
15 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (29.41%) Spring
16 9 (26.47%) IBM
16 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
16 9 (26.47%) HTML
16 9 (26.47%) JSP
16 9 (26.47%) Struts
17 8 (23.53%) Unix
17 8 (23.53%) Servlets
17 8 (23.53%) DB2

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (70.59%) WebLogic
1 24 (70.59%) WebSphere
2 19 (55.88%) JBoss
3 18 (52.94%) GlassFish
4 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
5 7 (20.59%) Apache
5 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (11.76%) CMS
6 4 (11.76%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.94%) Drupal
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) RDBMS
1 20 (58.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (23.53%) DB2
3 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
3 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.76%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Maven
2 22 (64.71%) Gradle
3 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
5 7 (20.59%) Log4j
5 7 (20.59%) Subversion
6 5 (14.71%) JUnit
7 4 (11.76%) Mockito
8 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
8 3 (8.82%) JIRA
9 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
10 1 (2.94%) JProfiler
10 1 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Selenium
10 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (14.71%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) Java Developer
3 14 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 14 (41.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (14.71%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) WebSphere Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) JMS
2 21 (61.76%) J2EE
3 18 (52.94%) Java EE
4 17 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 10 (29.41%) Spring
6 9 (26.47%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) JSP
6 9 (26.47%) Struts
7 8 (23.53%) Servlets
8 7 (20.59%) EJB
8 7 (20.59%) JSTL
8 7 (20.59%) XHTML
9 6 (17.65%) JDBC
9 6 (17.65%) XML
10 5 (14.71%) REST
10 5 (14.71%) SOAP
10 5 (14.71%) Web Services
10 5 (14.71%) XSLT
11 4 (11.76%) Spring Integration
11 4 (11.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) HPUX
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 4 (11.76%) RAD
4 3 (8.82%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) ATDD
5 2 (5.88%) BDD
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Android Development
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) PL/SQL
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Clojure
6 1 (2.94%) F#
6 1 (2.94%) Go
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Rust
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Ansible
1 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) ATG
3 4 (11.76%) Blue Martini
3 4 (11.76%) Elastic Path
3 4 (11.76%) Interwoven
3 4 (11.76%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) hybris
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter