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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 417 386 416
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ant 594 625 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.72% 4.04% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 514 513 475
Average salary £50,750 £46,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.13% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
15950 15453 16276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.21% 15.95% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13599 12827 14346
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -10 316 £60,000 +9.09% 40
South East -35 139 £47,500 +5.55% 8
East of England +17 44 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South West -35 33 £35,000 -3.44% 17
North West -16 23 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Yorkshire -5 19 £32,500 -13.33% 1
West Midlands +4 18 £45,000 +24.13%
East Midlands +9 6 £40,500 -5.37% 3
North East - 1 £38,500 -
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 954 (81.96%) Java
2 668 (57.39%) Maven
3 531 (45.62%) XML
4 504 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
5 473 (40.64%) SQL
6 464 (39.86%) Spring
7 442 (37.97%) Linux
8 440 (37.80%) JavaScript
9 425 (36.51%) Web Services
10 418 (35.91%) Subversion
11 402 (34.54%) J2EE
12 394 (33.85%) Oracle
13 386 (33.16%) HTML
14 381 (32.73%) Git (software)
15 367 (31.53%) Hibernate
16 353 (30.33%) Continuous Integration
16 353 (30.33%) Jenkins
17 349 (29.98%) Eclipse
18 337 (28.95%) CSS
19 322 (27.66%) JUnit
20 309 (26.55%) JBoss
21 305 (26.20%) Tomcat
22 293 (25.17%) JSP
23 273 (23.45%) jQuery
24 270 (23.20%) UNIX
25 260 (22.34%) WebLogic
26 257 (22.08%) Apache
27 255 (21.91%) MVC
28 254 (21.82%) JIRA
29 240 (20.62%) SOAP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 309 (26.55%) JBoss
2 305 (26.20%) Tomcat
3 260 (22.34%) WebLogic
4 257 (22.08%) Apache
5 199 (17.10%) WebSphere
6 73 (6.27%) Apache Solr
7 40 (3.44%) Node.js
7 40 (3.44%) GlassFish
8 35 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 32 (2.75%) IIS
10 30 (2.58%) Joomla!
11 29 (2.49%) Alfresco
12 26 (2.23%) ATG Dynamo
13 23 (1.98%) MQSeries
14 22 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
15 20 (1.72%) Jetty
16 19 (1.63%) Apache ServiceMix
17 17 (1.46%) Confluence
17 17 (1.46%) Mule
18 15 (1.29%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.52%) MS Office
5 1 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.086%) Mingle
5 1 (0.086%) MS Project
5 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.086%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.086%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.086%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 16 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.77%) Magento
4 6 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.34%) Bond Adapt
6 3 (0.26%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.17%) Temenos Globus
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.086%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.20%) GitHub
2 7 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.52%) SaaS
4 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.26%) Google App Engine
5 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.26%) Force.com
5 3 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.26%) Route 53
6 1 (0.086%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.086%) Heroku
6 1 (0.086%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 104 (8.93%) HTTP
2 55 (4.73%) Internet
3 14 (1.20%) DNS
4 12 (1.03%) SSH
4 12 (1.03%) BIG-IP
5 10 (0.86%) LDAP
6 8 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.69%) DHCP
6 8 (0.69%) Firewall
7 7 (0.60%) Wireless
7 7 (0.60%) FTP
8 6 (0.52%) IPv4
9 4 (0.34%) SAN
9 4 (0.34%) Intranet
9 4 (0.34%) NAS
9 4 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.34%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.34%) PuTTY
9 4 (0.34%) WinSCP
10 3 (0.26%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (20.27%) MySQL
2 197 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 170 (14.60%) Relational Database
4 142 (12.20%) RDBMS
5 73 (6.27%) Oracle Database
6 60 (5.15%) DB2
7 56 (4.81%) NoSQL
8 52 (4.47%) MongoDB
9 48 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
10 43 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (3.61%) Big Data
12 19 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.20%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (0.86%) Data Mining
15 10 (0.86%) Jackrabbit
16 9 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.69%) Riak
18 6 (0.52%) HBase
19 4 (0.34%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 668 (57.39%) Maven
2 418 (35.91%) Subversion
3 381 (32.73%) Git (software)
4 353 (30.33%) Jenkins
5 349 (29.98%) Eclipse
6 322 (27.66%) JUnit
7 254 (21.82%) JIRA
8 177 (15.21%) Hudson
9 86 (7.39%) Selenium
10 68 (5.84%) Mercurial
11 65 (5.58%) TestNG
12 58 (4.98%) Gradle
13 57 (4.90%) Mockito
14 51 (4.38%) Apache Ivy
15 46 (3.95%) TeamCity
16 35 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
17 32 (2.75%) CruiseControl
18 30 (2.58%) Log4j
19 29 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 28 (2.41%) JMeter
General
1 209 (17.96%) Finance
2 142 (12.20%) Retail
3 113 (9.71%) Banking
4 57 (4.90%) Games
5 42 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 38 (3.26%) Marketing
7 20 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 19 (1.63%) Publishing
9 16 (1.37%) French Language
10 15 (1.29%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.20%) Front Office
12 13 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 12 (1.03%) iGaming
14 8 (0.69%) Advertising
15 6 (0.52%) Legal
15 6 (0.52%) Back Office
15 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.43%) Electronics
17 3 (0.26%) Automotive
18 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 725 (62.29%) Developer
2 563 (48.37%) Java Developer
3 188 (16.15%) Senior Developer
4 146 (12.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 140 (12.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 68 (5.84%) Architect
7 63 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 56 (4.81%) J2EE Developer
9 54 (4.64%) Software Engineer
10 42 (3.61%) Java Web Developer
10 42 (3.61%) Mobile Developer
11 39 (3.35%) DevOps Engineer
12 38 (3.26%) Build Manager
13 35 (3.01%) Applications Developer
14 31 (2.66%) Software Developer
15 30 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
15 30 (2.58%) Java Software Engineer
16 29 (2.49%) Analyst
16 29 (2.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 28 (2.41%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (45.62%) XML
2 464 (39.86%) Spring
3 425 (36.51%) Web Services
4 402 (34.54%) J2EE
5 386 (33.16%) HTML
6 367 (31.53%) Hibernate
7 337 (28.95%) CSS
8 293 (25.17%) JSP
9 273 (23.45%) jQuery
10 240 (20.62%) SOAP
11 186 (15.98%) Java EE
12 176 (15.12%) HTML5
13 148 (12.71%) Struts
14 145 (12.46%) JMS
15 143 (12.29%) XSLT
16 141 (12.11%) Servlets
17 134 (11.51%) Ajax
18 126 (10.82%) Spring MVC
19 122 (10.48%) AngularJS
20 120 (10.31%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 122 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 111 (9.54%) Mobile App
3 75 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (6.44%) Open Source
4 63 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 55 (4.73%) User Experience
6 51 (4.38%) N-Tier
7 37 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.58%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.32%) RIA
10 25 (2.15%) Blackberry
11 20 (1.72%) Clustering
12 19 (1.63%) Mobile Games
13 18 (1.55%) Web 2.0
14 17 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (1.29%) Derivative
15 15 (1.29%) Visualisation
15 15 (1.29%) SWIFT
16 13 (1.12%) iPad
16 13 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 442 (37.97%) Linux
2 270 (23.20%) UNIX
3 188 (16.15%) Windows
4 106 (9.11%) Android
5 96 (8.25%) Apple iOS
6 46 (3.95%) Windows 8
7 37 (3.18%) Solaris
8 31 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.63%) Ubuntu
10 13 (1.12%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.86%) HPUX
12 9 (0.77%) CentOS
13 6 (0.52%) AIX
13 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.52%) Debian
13 6 (0.52%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (30.33%) Continuous Integration
3 255 (21.91%) MVC
4 214 (18.38%) TDD
5 212 (18.21%) Scrum
6 189 (16.24%) Unit Testing
7 188 (16.15%) E-Commerce
8 149 (12.80%) SOA
9 136 (11.68%) OO
10 130 (11.17%) DevOps
11 129 (11.08%) UML
11 129 (11.08%) Software Engineering
12 110 (9.45%) Configuration Management
13 101 (8.68%) Mentoring
14 87 (7.47%) Web Development
15 82 (7.04%) Integration Testing
16 75 (6.44%) OOP
17 70 (6.01%) Android Development
18 67 (5.76%) Release Management
19 59 (5.07%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 954 (81.96%) Java
2 473 (40.64%) SQL
3 440 (37.80%) JavaScript
4 146 (12.54%) Python
5 115 (9.88%) PL/SQL
6 103 (8.85%) Perl
7 91 (7.82%) Bash Shell
8 90 (7.73%) Shell Script
9 82 (7.04%) PHP
10 67 (5.76%) Ruby
11 66 (5.67%) C++
12 55 (4.73%) Groovy
13 48 (4.12%) C
14 47 (4.04%) Scala
15 46 (3.95%) C#
16 45 (3.87%) PowerShell
17 41 (3.52%) XPath
18 31 (2.66%) Objective-C
19 28 (2.41%) ActionScript
20 26 (2.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 221 (18.99%) Degree
2 88 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 77 (6.62%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.98%) Sun Certification
5 13 (1.12%) ISEB
5 13 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.34%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.26%) MCP
8 3 (0.26%) MCSE
8 3 (0.26%) MCITP
8 3 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.086%) IBM WebSphere Certification
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.84%) QA
2 10 (0.86%) SLA
3 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.26%) WAI
4 3 (0.26%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.086%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.086%) GCP
System Software
1 41 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.46%) vSphere
3 14 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.52%) Terminal Server
4 6 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.43%) Docker
6 2 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 126 (10.82%) Puppet
2 74 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.89%) Nagios
4 16 (1.37%) Ansible
4 16 (1.37%) Salt
5 15 (1.29%) Vagrant
6 14 (1.20%) Capistrano
7 13 (1.12%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.34%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.26%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.17%) Kibana
11 2 (0.17%) Graylog2
11 2 (0.17%) Opsview
11 2 (0.17%) logstash
11 2 (0.17%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 394 (33.85%) Oracle
2 78 (6.70%) IBM
3 73 (6.27%) hybris
4 70 (6.01%) Sencha
5 67 (5.76%) Endeca
6 64 (5.50%) Sybase
7 61 (5.24%) ATG
8 57 (4.90%) Microsoft
9 55 (4.73%) VMware
10 51 (4.38%) Adobe
11 31 (2.66%) Demandware
12 30 (2.58%) Google
13 29 (2.49%) Intershop
14 28 (2.41%) Xamarin
14 28 (2.41%) Kony
15 25 (2.15%) Appcelerator
16 24 (2.06%) TIBCO
17 23 (1.98%) Red Hat
17 23 (1.98%) Sun
18 21 (1.80%) SAP
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Health Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Talent Spa
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago