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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 424 381 411
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ant 578 771 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.41% 4.24% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 472 632 497
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
16926 18186 15819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.38% 16.17% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14336 15079 13641
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -68 257 £55,000 - 35
South East +5 170 £45,000 - 13
East of England +44 58 £45,000 - 3
South West -49 40 £47,500 +26.66% 8
West Midlands +6 30 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West -30 30 £41,500 +10.66% 6
East Midlands +10 11 £43,750 +6.70% 1
Yorkshire -1 8 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 963 (81.61%) Java
2 737 (62.46%) Maven
3 500 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
4 494 (41.86%) Spring
5 488 (41.36%) J2EE
6 476 (40.34%) Linux
7 475 (40.25%) XML
8 455 (38.56%) JavaScript
9 443 (37.54%) SQL
9 443 (37.54%) Web Services
10 436 (36.95%) Git (software)
11 435 (36.86%) Subversion
12 402 (34.07%) HTML
13 396 (33.56%) Eclipse
14 386 (32.71%) Hibernate
14 386 (32.71%) Jenkins
15 382 (32.37%) Continuous Integration
16 360 (30.51%) CSS
17 359 (30.42%) Oracle
18 358 (30.34%) Tomcat
19 345 (29.24%) JUnit
20 314 (26.61%) JSP
21 299 (25.34%) Apache
22 290 (24.58%) JBoss
23 287 (24.32%) jQuery
24 257 (21.78%) MVC
25 246 (20.85%) SOAP
25 246 (20.85%) WebLogic
26 245 (20.76%) JIRA
27 239 (20.25%) UNIX

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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
1 358 (30.34%) Tomcat
2 299 (25.34%) Apache
3 290 (24.58%) JBoss
4 246 (20.85%) WebLogic
5 210 (17.80%) WebSphere
6 93 (7.88%) Apache Solr
7 57 (4.83%) Node.js
8 45 (3.81%) GlassFish
9 37 (3.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 28 (2.37%) ATG Dynamo
11 26 (2.20%) Confluence
12 23 (1.95%) IIS
12 23 (1.95%) OpenStack
13 21 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
13 21 (1.78%) Jetty
14 19 (1.61%) CMS
15 17 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
16 16 (1.36%) Joomla!
17 15 (1.27%) Alfresco
17 15 (1.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.51%) MS Office
4 5 (0.42%) Mingle
5 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.085%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.085%) InDesign
7 1 (0.085%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.085%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.085%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 15 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.76%) Magento
4 7 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.42%) Bond Adapt
6 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.34%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.17%) Temenos Globus
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.085%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.71%) SaaS
3 21 (1.78%) Force.com
4 13 (1.10%) Google App Engine
4 13 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.85%) GitHub
6 8 (0.68%) HP Helion
7 7 (0.59%) PaaS
8 4 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.17%) Route 53
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.085%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.085%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.085%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 123 (10.42%) HTTP
2 48 (4.07%) Internet
3 13 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.93%) SSH
5 7 (0.59%) BIG-IP
5 7 (0.59%) Firewall
6 6 (0.51%) DNS
6 6 (0.51%) FTP
6 6 (0.51%) LDAP
7 4 (0.34%) LAN
7 4 (0.34%) WAN
7 4 (0.34%) DHCP
7 4 (0.34%) PuTTY
7 4 (0.34%) WinSCP
8 3 (0.25%) Intranet
8 3 (0.25%) AMQP
8 3 (0.25%) ADSL
8 3 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (19.66%) MySQL
2 180 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 140 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 113 (9.58%) RDBMS
5 72 (6.10%) Oracle Database
6 53 (4.49%) NoSQL
6 53 (4.49%) DB2
7 35 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (2.97%) Big Data
7 35 (2.97%) MongoDB
8 20 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.85%) Jackrabbit
11 10 (0.85%) Riak
11 10 (0.85%) HBase
11 10 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (0.51%) DB2 UDB
13 5 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 737 (62.46%) Maven
2 436 (36.95%) Git (software)
3 435 (36.86%) Subversion
4 396 (33.56%) Eclipse
5 386 (32.71%) Jenkins
6 345 (29.24%) JUnit
7 245 (20.76%) JIRA
8 148 (12.54%) Hudson
9 97 (8.22%) Selenium
10 86 (7.29%) TestNG
11 81 (6.86%) Gradle
12 64 (5.42%) Mockito
13 57 (4.83%) Mercurial
14 47 (3.98%) WebDriver
15 42 (3.56%) TeamCity
16 40 (3.39%) Cucumber
17 33 (2.80%) Artifactory
18 32 (2.71%) SoapUI
18 32 (2.71%) CruiseControl
19 31 (2.63%) Log4j
General
1 197 (16.69%) Finance
2 142 (12.03%) Retail
3 81 (6.86%) Banking
4 41 (3.47%) Games
5 40 (3.39%) Marketing
6 38 (3.22%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.78%) Publishing
8 20 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.19%) Front Office
10 13 (1.10%) iGaming
11 11 (0.93%) French Language
12 9 (0.76%) Back Office
12 9 (0.76%) Advertising
13 8 (0.68%) Automotive
14 7 (0.59%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.42%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.34%) Law
18 3 (0.25%) Online Betting
19 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 751 (63.64%) Developer
2 564 (47.80%) Java Developer
3 254 (21.53%) Senior Developer
4 194 (16.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 158 (13.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 83 (7.03%) Architect
7 77 (6.53%) Software Engineer
8 61 (5.17%) J2EE Developer
9 42 (3.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (3.56%) Software Developer
10 39 (3.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 36 (3.05%) Web Developer
12 34 (2.88%) Analyst
13 33 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
14 29 (2.46%) Build Engineer
15 28 (2.37%) Mobile Developer
15 28 (2.37%) Build Manager
16 27 (2.29%) Release Engineer
16 27 (2.29%) Technical Architect
16 27 (2.29%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (41.86%) Spring
2 488 (41.36%) J2EE
3 475 (40.25%) XML
4 443 (37.54%) Web Services
5 402 (34.07%) HTML
6 386 (32.71%) Hibernate
7 360 (30.51%) CSS
8 314 (26.61%) JSP
9 287 (24.32%) jQuery
10 246 (20.85%) SOAP
11 182 (15.42%) Struts
12 177 (15.00%) Servlets
13 165 (13.98%) JMS
14 159 (13.47%) Java EE
15 153 (12.97%) HTML5
16 143 (12.12%) JDBC
17 139 (11.78%) Spring MVC
18 138 (11.69%) JSON
19 131 (11.10%) XSLT
20 130 (11.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 131 (11.10%) Computer Science
2 106 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (7.46%) Mobile App
4 77 (6.53%) Open Source
5 62 (5.25%) Client/Server
6 30 (2.54%) Clustering
7 27 (2.29%) User Experience
8 22 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (1.69%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.69%) Web 2.0
11 16 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 16 (1.36%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.27%) W3C
13 13 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
14 12 (1.02%) RIA
14 12 (1.02%) Mobile Games
14 12 (1.02%) Mathematics
15 11 (0.93%) Blog
16 10 (0.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 476 (40.34%) Linux
2 239 (20.25%) UNIX
3 115 (9.75%) Windows
4 66 (5.59%) Android
4 66 (5.59%) Apple iOS
5 35 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (2.46%) Solaris
7 22 (1.86%) CentOS
8 17 (1.44%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.02%) HPUX
9 12 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 10 (0.85%) Debian
11 7 (0.59%) AIX
12 6 (0.51%) zOS
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.085%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (32.37%) Continuous Integration
3 257 (21.78%) MVC
4 234 (19.83%) Scrum
5 229 (19.41%) TDD
6 214 (18.14%) E-Commerce
7 185 (15.68%) Unit Testing
8 154 (13.05%) SOA
9 153 (12.97%) OO
10 145 (12.29%) Software Engineering
11 133 (11.27%) UML
12 116 (9.83%) DevOps
13 107 (9.07%) Configuration Management
14 91 (7.71%) Web Development
15 90 (7.63%) Integration Testing
16 86 (7.29%) Mobile Development
17 75 (6.36%) OOP
18 65 (5.51%) Mentoring
19 64 (5.42%) Continuous Delivery
20 57 (4.83%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 963 (81.61%) Java
2 455 (38.56%) JavaScript
3 443 (37.54%) SQL
4 158 (13.39%) Python
5 107 (9.07%) Shell Script
6 89 (7.54%) Bash Shell
7 85 (7.20%) PL/SQL
7 85 (7.20%) Perl
8 70 (5.93%) PHP
9 68 (5.76%) C++
10 61 (5.17%) Ruby
11 51 (4.32%) Groovy
12 50 (4.24%) Scala
13 47 (3.98%) XPath
14 44 (3.73%) C#
15 39 (3.31%) C
16 35 (2.97%) HQL
17 30 (2.54%) PowerShell
18 27 (2.29%) XQuery
19 24 (2.03%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 235 (19.92%) Degree
2 37 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.19%) Sun Certification
5 9 (0.76%) OCPJP
6 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.25%) MCP
8 3 (0.25%) MCSE
8 3 (0.25%) MCITP
8 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.17%) ISEB
10 1 (0.085%) CISSP
10 1 (0.085%) PhD
10 1 (0.085%) SSCP
10 1 (0.085%) CISM
10 1 (0.085%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (8.56%) QA
2 11 (0.93%) SLA
3 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.42%) DICOM
4 4 (0.34%) WAI
5 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.17%) GCP
7 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.085%) WCAG
7 1 (0.085%) COBIT
7 1 (0.085%) HL7
System Software
1 42 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.36%) Docker
3 12 (1.02%) LXC
3 12 (1.02%) Xen
4 10 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.68%) KVM
6 7 (0.59%) vSphere
7 6 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.085%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.085%) Varnish
10 1 (0.085%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 109 (9.24%) Puppet
2 64 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.44%) Ansible
4 16 (1.36%) Salt
5 15 (1.27%) Nagios
6 13 (1.10%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.76%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.68%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.34%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.17%) logstash
11 2 (0.17%) Kibana
11 2 (0.17%) Graylog
12 1 (0.085%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.085%) Oracle Statspack
12 1 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 359 (30.42%) Oracle
2 120 (10.17%) hybris
3 96 (8.14%) Endeca
4 94 (7.97%) IBM
5 83 (7.03%) ATG
6 62 (5.25%) Sybase
7 56 (4.75%) VMware
8 51 (4.32%) Sencha
9 50 (4.24%) Demandware
10 47 (3.98%) Intershop
11 45 (3.81%) Microsoft
12 40 (3.39%) Google
13 39 (3.31%) Xamarin
13 39 (3.31%) Kony
14 32 (2.71%) Red Hat
15 29 (2.46%) Adobe
16 23 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
16 23 (1.95%) TIBCO
17 18 (1.53%) Perforce
18 17 (1.44%) Sun
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55k - 65k per annum, Benefits: 25 days hol,
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Including excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days hol, Pension, Medical & Li
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £57,500
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare.
Posted: 3 days ago