The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 367 399 260
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -139
Permanent jobs citing Ant 779 595 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.57% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.25% 3.79% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 641 494 966
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18330 15689 17372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.13% 14.91% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15258 13555 15361
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the England region.

Ant Salary Trend in England

Ant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in England

Ant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -11 382 £55,000 +10.00% 25
South East +14 161 £45,000 +12.50% 12
South West +53 80 £37,500 +1.35% 2
North West +35 62 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East of England +8 46 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Yorkshire -19 20 £37,500 +10.29% 2
East Midlands -20 14 £41,000 -6.28%
West Midlands -12 8 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Midlands +1 2 £35,000 -
North East -5 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
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Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1220 (87.08%) Java
2 902 (64.38%) Maven
3 698 (49.82%) Spring
4 572 (40.83%) SQL
5 551 (39.33%) Eclipse
6 543 (38.76%) Subversion
7 533 (38.04%) JavaScript
8 506 (36.12%) Hibernate
9 505 (36.05%) XML
10 491 (35.05%) Web Services
11 490 (34.98%) Oracle
12 477 (34.05%) HTML
13 464 (33.12%) JUnit
14 451 (32.19%) J2EE
14 451 (32.19%) Linux
15 420 (29.98%) CSS
16 415 (29.62%) Tomcat
17 403 (28.77%) Jenkins
18 366 (26.12%) JSP
19 349 (24.91%) OO
20 334 (23.84%) Java EE
21 330 (23.55%) SOAP
22 323 (23.05%) Git (software)
23 321 (22.91%) MySQL
24 316 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
25 307 (21.91%) TDD
26 300 (21.41%) UNIX
27 292 (20.84%) jQuery
28 290 (20.70%) Hudson
28 290 (20.70%) Scrum

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 415 (29.62%) Tomcat
2 274 (19.56%) Apache
3 221 (15.77%) WebLogic
4 143 (10.21%) WebSphere
5 86 (6.14%) Apache Solr
6 60 (4.28%) IIS
7 49 (3.50%) GlassFish
8 23 (1.64%) CMS
9 22 (1.57%) Node.js
10 20 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (1.21%) SharePoint
12 17 (1.21%) Jetty
13 15 (1.07%) Confluence
13 15 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (1.00%) nginx
15 10 (0.71%) Alfresco
15 10 (0.71%) Mule
15 10 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 63 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 62 (4.43%) Photoshop
3 47 (3.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.64%) MS Office
5 1 (0.071%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (1.28%) Magento
2 8 (0.57%) Fredhopper
2 8 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.36%) Summit
4 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.071%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.071%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.071%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.071%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
2 33 (2.36%) SaaS
3 21 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.50%) GitHub
4 13 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.29%) Force.com
6 4 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.21%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.071%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.85%) Internet
2 77 (5.50%) HTTP
3 49 (3.50%) DNS
4 38 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.36%) DHCP
6 17 (1.21%) SSH
7 11 (0.79%) SSL
8 7 (0.50%) Firewall
9 6 (0.43%) AMQP
9 6 (0.43%) LDAP
10 4 (0.29%) SAN
10 4 (0.29%) Intranet
10 4 (0.29%) NAS
11 3 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.21%) NFC
11 3 (0.21%) VPN
12 2 (0.14%) VoIP
12 2 (0.14%) Network Security
13 1 (0.071%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (22.91%) MySQL
2 268 (19.13%) Relational Database
3 210 (14.99%) SQL Server
4 196 (13.99%) RDBMS
5 83 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
6 79 (5.64%) Oracle Database
7 76 (5.42%) Big Data
8 69 (4.93%) NoSQL
9 52 (3.71%) MongoDB
10 38 (2.71%) Hadoop
11 27 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.36%) DB2
12 19 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
14 16 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.86%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.64%) HBase
18 8 (0.57%) SQLite
18 8 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 902 (64.38%) Maven
2 551 (39.33%) Eclipse
3 543 (38.76%) Subversion
4 464 (33.12%) JUnit
5 403 (28.77%) Jenkins
6 323 (23.05%) Git (software)
7 290 (20.70%) Hudson
8 200 (14.28%) Selenium
9 141 (10.06%) JIRA
10 112 (7.99%) Mercurial
11 104 (7.42%) JMeter
12 101 (7.21%) NetBeans
13 99 (7.07%) CruiseControl
13 99 (7.07%) Apache Ivy
14 76 (5.42%) Gradle
15 66 (4.71%) Mockito
16 65 (4.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 58 (4.14%) SoapUI
18 50 (3.57%) JBehave
19 48 (3.43%) WebDriver
General
1 243 (17.34%) Finance
2 114 (8.14%) Games
3 112 (7.99%) Banking
4 97 (6.92%) Retail
5 60 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 47 (3.35%) Marketing
7 25 (1.78%) French Language
8 20 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.36%) Back Office
10 18 (1.28%) Advertising
11 17 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 17 (1.21%) Legal
12 16 (1.14%) Automotive
12 16 (1.14%) Front Office
13 15 (1.07%) Online Betting
14 8 (0.57%) Publishing
15 5 (0.36%) Law
16 3 (0.21%) Electronics
17 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 925 (66.02%) Developer
2 728 (51.96%) Java Developer
3 334 (23.84%) Senior Developer
4 278 (19.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 97 (6.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 83 (5.92%) Web Developer
7 61 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
8 54 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 51 (3.64%) Programmer
9 51 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
10 46 (3.28%) Architect
11 43 (3.07%) J2EE Developer
12 41 (2.93%) Release Engineer
13 39 (2.78%) Java Programmer
14 38 (2.71%) Junior
15 36 (2.57%) Software Developer
15 36 (2.57%) Consultant
15 36 (2.57%) JavaScript Developer
16 34 (2.43%) Lead Developer
16 34 (2.43%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 698 (49.82%) Spring
2 506 (36.12%) Hibernate
3 505 (36.05%) XML
4 491 (35.05%) Web Services
5 477 (34.05%) HTML
6 451 (32.19%) J2EE
7 420 (29.98%) CSS
8 366 (26.12%) JSP
9 334 (23.84%) Java EE
10 330 (23.55%) SOAP
11 292 (20.84%) jQuery
12 274 (19.56%) JPA
13 258 (18.42%) EJB
14 220 (15.70%) JMS
15 213 (15.20%) Ajax
16 211 (15.06%) Struts
17 206 (14.70%) Servlets
18 188 (13.42%) JSF
19 179 (12.78%) XSLT
20 161 (11.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 128 (9.14%) Open Source
2 118 (8.42%) Client/Server
3 104 (7.42%) Computer Science
4 91 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
5 74 (5.28%) Mobile App
6 55 (3.93%) N-Tier
7 50 (3.57%) Mathematics
8 48 (3.43%) Inversion of Control
9 32 (2.28%) iPad
10 29 (2.07%) Management Information System
11 25 (1.78%) SWIFT
12 23 (1.64%) iPhone
13 22 (1.57%) BBC
14 21 (1.50%) Web 2.0
15 19 (1.36%) Social Media
15 19 (1.36%) Digital Media
16 18 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
16 18 (1.28%) W3C
17 15 (1.07%) Derivative
17 15 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 451 (32.19%) Linux
2 300 (21.41%) UNIX
3 169 (12.06%) Windows
4 77 (5.50%) Android
5 68 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (3.93%) Apple iOS
7 27 (1.93%) Solaris
8 25 (1.78%) Mac OS X
9 22 (1.57%) Ubuntu
10 20 (1.43%) Mac OS
10 20 (1.43%) CentOS
11 16 (1.14%) Debian
12 15 (1.07%) AIX
13 9 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.29%) VxWorks
14 4 (0.29%) LynxOS
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (24.91%) OO
2 316 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
3 307 (21.91%) TDD
4 290 (20.70%) Scrum
5 286 (20.41%) MVC
6 271 (19.34%) E-Commerce
7 270 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (14.56%) UML
9 192 (13.70%) Unit Testing
10 187 (13.35%) SOA
11 135 (9.64%) Software Engineering
12 130 (9.28%) OOP
13 127 (9.06%) Automated Testing
14 125 (8.92%) Web Development
15 115 (8.21%) BDD
16 110 (7.85%) Multithreading
17 91 (6.50%) Configuration Management
18 76 (5.42%) Performance Testing
19 68 (4.85%) Test Automation
20 62 (4.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1220 (87.08%) Java
2 572 (40.83%) SQL
3 533 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 151 (10.78%) Python
5 120 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 117 (8.35%) Groovy
7 108 (7.71%) PHP
7 108 (7.71%) C++
8 107 (7.64%) Perl
9 96 (6.85%) Bash Shell
10 95 (6.78%) PL/SQL
11 93 (6.64%) C
12 66 (4.71%) Scala
13 65 (4.64%) Ruby
14 57 (4.07%) C#
15 44 (3.14%) XPath
16 23 (1.64%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.50%) XQuery
18 13 (0.93%) HQL
19 12 (0.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 271 (19.34%) Degree
2 33 (2.36%) Sun Certification
3 15 (1.07%) HND
4 13 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.57%) ISEB
6 8 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.36%) OCPJP
9 3 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.21%) MBCS
9 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.21%) NCDA
9 3 (0.21%) NCIE
9 3 (0.21%) OCPJWCD
9 3 (0.21%) CITP
10 2 (0.14%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.071%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (7.57%) QA
2 9 (0.64%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.29%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.071%) SLA
6 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 7 (0.50%) Varnish
3 7 (0.50%) vCloud
4 6 (0.43%) Samba
5 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.29%) vSphere
6 3 (0.21%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.21%) Xen
6 3 (0.21%) NFS
7 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.071%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 137 (9.78%) Puppet
2 110 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (5.28%) Nagios
4 36 (2.57%) ZABBIX
5 9 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (0.64%) Capistrano
6 8 (0.57%) Hyperic
7 7 (0.50%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.29%) CA Endevor
9 3 (0.21%) YUM
10 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.14%) CA LISA
10 2 (0.14%) Ansible
11 1 (0.071%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.071%) collectd
11 1 (0.071%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 490 (34.98%) Oracle
2 268 (19.13%) JBoss
3 122 (8.71%) Google
4 112 (7.99%) hybris
5 86 (6.14%) Microsoft
6 78 (5.57%) VMware
7 75 (5.35%) Red Hat
8 67 (4.78%) IBM
8 67 (4.78%) ATG
9 59 (4.21%) Demandware
10 53 (3.78%) Endeca
11 32 (2.28%) Intershop
12 31 (2.21%) Perforce
13 26 (1.86%) Sun
14 22 (1.57%) Panasonic
15 18 (1.28%) TIBCO
16 16 (1.14%) Adobe
16 16 (1.14%) Sybase
17 15 (1.07%) Foundry
18 13 (0.93%) BEA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Penison, Healthcare,
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bonus/bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
TechRec
Salary: £30,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 6 days ago