The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 394 387 404
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ant 645 640 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.83% 4.08% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 549 521 508
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Ant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16854 15692 16664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.05% 15.35% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14313 13202 14779
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
London -17 322 £57,500 +4.54% 22
South East +28 149 £45,000 - 8
East of England -1 48 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South West -19 44 £36,250 -3.33% 11
Yorkshire -18 28 £34,500 -8.00% 2
North West -11 25 £45,250 +6.47% 8
West Midlands +12 22 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East Midlands +32 5 £36,000 +2.85% 1
North East -12 2 £34,750 -1.41% 1
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 991 (81.77%) Java
2 685 (56.52%) Maven
3 554 (45.71%) XML
4 551 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
5 497 (41.01%) Spring
6 494 (40.76%) SQL
7 461 (38.04%) JavaScript
8 451 (37.21%) Subversion
9 443 (36.55%) Linux
10 419 (34.57%) Oracle
11 416 (34.32%) Web Services
12 406 (33.50%) HTML
13 389 (32.10%) J2EE
14 376 (31.02%) Hibernate
14 376 (31.02%) Git (software)
15 365 (30.12%) CSS
16 351 (28.96%) Eclipse
17 348 (28.71%) Jenkins
18 345 (28.47%) Continuous Integration
19 304 (25.08%) JUnit
20 299 (24.67%) Tomcat
21 290 (23.93%) JSP
22 289 (23.84%) JBoss
23 279 (23.02%) jQuery
24 276 (22.77%) UNIX
25 270 (22.28%) MVC
26 264 (21.78%) WebLogic
27 252 (20.79%) MySQL
28 250 (20.63%) SOAP
29 238 (19.64%) Degree

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 299 (24.67%) Tomcat
2 289 (23.84%) JBoss
3 264 (21.78%) WebLogic
4 234 (19.31%) Apache
5 188 (15.51%) WebSphere
6 64 (5.28%) Apache Solr
7 55 (4.54%) GlassFish
8 35 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 34 (2.81%) Node.js
10 33 (2.72%) Alfresco
11 31 (2.56%) Joomla!
11 31 (2.56%) IIS
12 24 (1.98%) Apache ServiceMix
13 21 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
14 20 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 20 (1.65%) MQSeries
14 20 (1.65%) Mule
15 17 (1.40%) Jetty
15 17 (1.40%) ATG Dynamo
16 15 (1.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.41%) MS Office
5 1 (0.083%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.083%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.083%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.083%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 14 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.07%) Magento
3 11 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.083%) Radian6
7 1 (0.083%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.40%) GitHub
2 12 (0.99%) SaaS
3 10 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.50%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.17%) Route 53
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.083%) Force.com
9 1 (0.083%) Heroku
9 1 (0.083%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 99 (8.17%) HTTP
2 60 (4.95%) Internet
3 22 (1.82%) SSH
4 18 (1.49%) DNS
5 12 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.99%) DHCP
6 10 (0.83%) SSL
6 10 (0.83%) Firewall
6 10 (0.83%) Wireless
7 9 (0.74%) FTP
7 9 (0.74%) BIG-IP
8 8 (0.66%) LDAP
9 6 (0.50%) IPv4
10 5 (0.41%) LAN
10 5 (0.41%) WAN
11 4 (0.33%) SAN
11 4 (0.33%) Intranet
11 4 (0.33%) 3G
11 4 (0.33%) PuTTY
11 4 (0.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (20.79%) MySQL
2 207 (17.08%) SQL Server
2 207 (17.08%) Relational Database
3 167 (13.78%) RDBMS
4 66 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 58 (4.79%) NoSQL
6 57 (4.70%) Oracle Reports
7 56 (4.62%) DB2
8 54 (4.46%) MongoDB
9 48 (3.96%) Big Data
10 44 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.57%) Data Mining
13 18 (1.49%) Hadoop
14 15 (1.24%) HBase
14 15 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.83%) Jackrabbit
15 10 (0.83%) Riak
16 4 (0.33%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 685 (56.52%) Maven
2 451 (37.21%) Subversion
3 376 (31.02%) Git (software)
4 351 (28.96%) Eclipse
5 348 (28.71%) Jenkins
6 304 (25.08%) JUnit
7 229 (18.89%) JIRA
8 181 (14.93%) Hudson
9 87 (7.18%) Selenium
10 67 (5.53%) Gradle
11 63 (5.20%) Mercurial
12 57 (4.70%) Apache Ivy
13 55 (4.54%) Mockito
14 50 (4.13%) TestNG
15 42 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 39 (3.22%) Oracle Forms
17 36 (2.97%) TeamCity
18 35 (2.89%) JMeter
19 29 (2.39%) CruiseControl
20 28 (2.31%) SoapUI
General
1 223 (18.40%) Finance
2 131 (10.81%) Retail
3 111 (9.16%) Banking
4 76 (6.27%) Games
5 41 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 40 (3.30%) Marketing
7 21 (1.73%) French Language
8 20 (1.65%) Retail Banking
9 18 (1.49%) Front Office
10 16 (1.32%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.32%) Publishing
11 15 (1.24%) iGaming
12 12 (0.99%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.91%) Advertising
14 9 (0.74%) Back Office
15 8 (0.66%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.58%) Legal
16 7 (0.58%) Automotive
17 5 (0.41%) Electronics
18 2 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 755 (62.29%) Developer
2 591 (48.76%) Java Developer
3 196 (16.17%) Senior Developer
4 151 (12.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 143 (11.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 71 (5.86%) Web Developer
7 67 (5.53%) Software Engineer
8 53 (4.37%) J2EE Developer
9 52 (4.29%) Architect
10 45 (3.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 43 (3.55%) Mobile Developer
11 43 (3.55%) Java Web Developer
11 43 (3.55%) Build Manager
12 38 (3.14%) Applications Developer
13 35 (2.89%) Junior
13 35 (2.89%) Java Software Engineer
14 32 (2.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 30 (2.48%) Systems Administrator
16 28 (2.31%) Analyst
17 26 (2.15%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (45.71%) XML
2 497 (41.01%) Spring
3 416 (34.32%) Web Services
4 406 (33.50%) HTML
5 389 (32.10%) J2EE
6 376 (31.02%) Hibernate
7 365 (30.12%) CSS
8 290 (23.93%) JSP
9 279 (23.02%) jQuery
10 250 (20.63%) SOAP
11 200 (16.50%) Java EE
12 191 (15.76%) HTML5
13 153 (12.62%) Servlets
13 153 (12.62%) JMS
14 150 (12.38%) Ajax
15 142 (11.72%) XSLT
16 137 (11.30%) Struts
17 130 (10.73%) Spring MVC
18 125 (10.31%) JPA
19 118 (9.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 136 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 99 (8.17%) Mobile App
3 88 (7.26%) Open Source
4 73 (6.02%) Client/Server
5 67 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (5.03%) N-Tier
7 59 (4.87%) User Experience
8 47 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.48%) Management Information System
9 30 (2.48%) RIA
10 28 (2.31%) Mathematics
10 28 (2.31%) Blackberry
11 27 (2.23%) Mobile Games
12 22 (1.82%) Visualisation
13 21 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
14 20 (1.65%) SWIFT
15 17 (1.40%) iPad
15 17 (1.40%) Clustering
16 16 (1.32%) Life Science
16 16 (1.32%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 443 (36.55%) Linux
2 276 (22.77%) UNIX
3 206 (17.00%) Windows
4 107 (8.83%) Android
5 100 (8.25%) Apple iOS
6 49 (4.04%) Windows 8
7 34 (2.81%) Solaris
8 31 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (1.82%) Ubuntu
10 18 (1.49%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.66%) HPUX
11 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.50%) CentOS
12 6 (0.50%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.50%) AIX
13 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.41%) Debian
14 4 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (28.47%) Continuous Integration
3 270 (22.28%) MVC
4 232 (19.14%) TDD
5 220 (18.15%) Scrum
6 187 (15.43%) E-Commerce
7 186 (15.35%) Unit Testing
8 161 (13.28%) SOA
9 158 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 157 (12.95%) OO
11 136 (11.22%) DevOps
12 133 (10.97%) UML
13 117 (9.65%) Mentoring
14 100 (8.25%) Configuration Management
15 83 (6.85%) Web Development
16 81 (6.68%) OOP
17 76 (6.27%) Android Development
17 76 (6.27%) Release Management
18 69 (5.69%) iOS Development
19 67 (5.53%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 991 (81.77%) Java
2 494 (40.76%) SQL
3 461 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 153 (12.62%) Python
5 123 (10.15%) PL/SQL
6 113 (9.32%) Perl
7 103 (8.50%) Bash Shell
8 99 (8.17%) Shell Script
9 91 (7.51%) PHP
10 76 (6.27%) C++
11 73 (6.02%) Ruby
12 59 (4.87%) C
13 54 (4.46%) Groovy
14 50 (4.13%) Scala
15 46 (3.80%) PowerShell
16 40 (3.30%) C#
17 38 (3.14%) XPath
18 36 (2.97%) Objective-C
19 30 (2.48%) ActionScript
19 30 (2.48%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 238 (19.64%) Degree
2 95 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 84 (6.93%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.90%) Sun Certification
5 16 (1.32%) ISEB
5 16 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.66%) PhD
8 7 (0.58%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.25%) MCP
10 3 (0.25%) MCSE
10 3 (0.25%) MCITP
10 3 (0.25%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.083%) MBCS
11 1 (0.083%) CITP
11 1 (0.083%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.083%) IBM WebSphere Certification
11 1 (0.083%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (0.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) WAI
4 3 (0.25%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.083%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 47 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.16%) vSphere
4 11 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.50%) Terminal Server
6 5 (0.41%) Docker
7 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.083%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 133 (10.97%) Puppet
2 90 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (2.64%) Nagios
4 19 (1.57%) ZABBIX
5 14 (1.16%) Vagrant
5 14 (1.16%) Capistrano
6 13 (1.07%) Ansible
7 11 (0.91%) Salt
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.25%) Opsview
10 3 (0.25%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.083%) logstash
11 1 (0.083%) Kibana
11 1 (0.083%) Graylog2
11 1 (0.083%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 419 (34.57%) Oracle
2 77 (6.35%) IBM
3 70 (5.78%) hybris
4 69 (5.69%) Sencha
5 63 (5.20%) Microsoft
6 60 (4.95%) VMware
7 57 (4.70%) Adobe
8 53 (4.37%) ATG
9 51 (4.21%) Sybase
10 48 (3.96%) Endeca
11 44 (3.63%) Google
12 32 (2.64%) Demandware
13 28 (2.31%) Appcelerator
14 26 (2.15%) Red Hat
15 24 (1.98%) Intershop
16 22 (1.82%) Xamarin
16 22 (1.82%) Kony
17 21 (1.73%) Sun
18 20 (1.65%) CA
19 19 (1.57%) SAP
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Package
Posted: 4 days ago