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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 418 359 406
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +47
Permanent jobs citing Ant 564 693 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.50% 4.31% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 489 581 471
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
16123 16072 15384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.16% 16.14% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13694 13228 13340
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -33 280 £60,000 +3.89% 30
South East -28 153 £47,500 +5.55% 19
East of England +24 56 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South West -41 33 £40,000 +14.28% 10
West Midlands -12 18 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire -6 15 £37,000 -1.33% 1
North West -39 15 £38,500 +2.66% 9
East Midlands +24 6 £45,000 +15.68% 2
North East - 1 £38,500 - 3
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 965 (80.82%) Java
2 694 (58.12%) Maven
3 530 (44.39%) XML
4 491 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
5 483 (40.45%) Spring
6 469 (39.28%) SQL
7 462 (38.69%) Linux
8 460 (38.53%) Subversion
9 448 (37.52%) JavaScript
10 444 (37.19%) J2EE
11 440 (36.85%) Web Services
12 418 (35.01%) Git (software)
13 407 (34.09%) Oracle
14 386 (32.33%) Continuous Integration
15 384 (32.16%) HTML
16 378 (31.66%) Eclipse
16 378 (31.66%) Jenkins
17 374 (31.32%) Hibernate
18 339 (28.39%) CSS
19 338 (28.31%) JUnit
20 322 (26.97%) Tomcat
21 320 (26.80%) JSP
22 312 (26.13%) JBoss
23 283 (23.70%) Apache
24 278 (23.28%) jQuery
25 268 (22.45%) WebLogic
26 260 (21.78%) UNIX
27 248 (20.77%) JIRA
28 246 (20.60%) MVC
29 245 (20.52%) SOAP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 322 (26.97%) Tomcat
2 312 (26.13%) JBoss
3 283 (23.70%) Apache
4 268 (22.45%) WebLogic
5 206 (17.25%) WebSphere
6 87 (7.29%) Apache Solr
7 43 (3.60%) Node.js
8 40 (3.35%) GlassFish
9 34 (2.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 30 (2.51%) ATG Dynamo
10 30 (2.51%) IIS
11 27 (2.26%) Joomla!
12 24 (2.01%) Alfresco
12 24 (2.01%) MQSeries
13 21 (1.76%) Adobe CQ
14 20 (1.68%) Confluence
14 20 (1.68%) Jetty
15 18 (1.51%) OpenStack
16 16 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
17 15 (1.26%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.50%) MS Office
4 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.084%) Mingle
5 1 (0.084%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.084%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.084%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 22 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.75%) Magento
4 7 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
5 6 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.34%) Bond Adapt
6 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.25%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.17%) Temenos Globus
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.084%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.26%) Force.com
1 15 (1.26%) SaaS
2 13 (1.09%) GitHub
3 9 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.34%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.25%) Route 53
6 3 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.25%) HP Helion
6 3 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.084%) Heroku
7 1 (0.084%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.084%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 114 (9.55%) HTTP
2 56 (4.69%) Internet
3 11 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.92%) SSH
4 8 (0.67%) BIG-IP
4 8 (0.67%) DNS
4 8 (0.67%) FTP
4 8 (0.67%) LDAP
4 8 (0.67%) Firewall
5 4 (0.34%) PuTTY
5 4 (0.34%) WinSCP
5 4 (0.34%) Intranet
5 4 (0.34%) LAN
5 4 (0.34%) WAN
5 4 (0.34%) DHCP
6 3 (0.25%) ADSL
6 3 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.25%) IPv4
6 3 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (20.02%) MySQL
2 185 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 155 (12.98%) Relational Database
4 127 (10.64%) RDBMS
5 73 (6.11%) Oracle Database
6 61 (5.11%) DB2
7 49 (4.10%) NoSQL
8 48 (4.02%) MongoDB
9 41 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (3.27%) Big Data
11 36 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (0.84%) Jackrabbit
15 6 (0.50%) HBase
16 5 (0.42%) Riak
16 5 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
17 4 (0.34%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 694 (58.12%) Maven
2 460 (38.53%) Subversion
3 418 (35.01%) Git (software)
4 378 (31.66%) Eclipse
4 378 (31.66%) Jenkins
5 338 (28.31%) JUnit
6 248 (20.77%) JIRA
7 175 (14.66%) Hudson
8 91 (7.62%) Selenium
9 77 (6.45%) TestNG
10 63 (5.28%) Mercurial
11 61 (5.11%) Mockito
12 58 (4.86%) Gradle
13 51 (4.27%) Apache Ivy
14 49 (4.10%) TeamCity
15 35 (2.93%) SoapUI
16 34 (2.85%) WebDriver
17 33 (2.76%) Log4j
18 30 (2.51%) MSBuild
19 28 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 202 (16.92%) Finance
2 144 (12.06%) Retail
3 97 (8.12%) Banking
4 54 (4.52%) Games
5 47 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 39 (3.27%) Marketing
7 23 (1.93%) Publishing
8 18 (1.51%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.34%) Retail Banking
10 15 (1.26%) French Language
10 15 (1.26%) Front Office
11 13 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.01%) iGaming
13 8 (0.67%) Back Office
14 7 (0.59%) Advertising
15 6 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.34%) Legal
16 4 (0.34%) Electronics
16 4 (0.34%) Automotive
17 3 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 745 (62.40%) Developer
2 573 (47.99%) Java Developer
3 226 (18.93%) Senior Developer
4 165 (13.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 164 (13.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 78 (6.53%) Architect
7 64 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
8 57 (4.77%) Software Engineer
9 56 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 39 (3.27%) Software Developer
11 38 (3.18%) Build Manager
11 38 (3.18%) Java Web Developer
11 38 (3.18%) Build Engineer
12 36 (3.02%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 36 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
13 34 (2.85%) Java Software Engineer
14 32 (2.68%) Mobile Developer
15 30 (2.51%) Analyst
16 27 (2.26%) Systems Administrator
16 27 (2.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (44.39%) XML
2 483 (40.45%) Spring
3 444 (37.19%) J2EE
4 440 (36.85%) Web Services
5 384 (32.16%) HTML
6 374 (31.32%) Hibernate
7 339 (28.39%) CSS
8 320 (26.80%) JSP
9 278 (23.28%) jQuery
10 245 (20.52%) SOAP
11 185 (15.49%) Java EE
12 174 (14.57%) Struts
13 169 (14.15%) Servlets
14 166 (13.90%) HTML5
15 154 (12.90%) JMS
16 144 (12.06%) XSLT
17 141 (11.81%) JDBC
18 135 (11.31%) Spring MVC
19 134 (11.22%) JSON
20 122 (10.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 133 (11.14%) Computer Science
2 102 (8.54%) Mobile App
3 84 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (5.86%) Open Source
5 64 (5.36%) Client/Server
6 39 (3.27%) User Experience
7 33 (2.76%) N-Tier
8 30 (2.51%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (2.26%) Clustering
11 23 (1.93%) RIA
12 18 (1.51%) Web 2.0
13 17 (1.42%) Mobile Games
13 17 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (1.17%) SWIFT
15 12 (1.01%) iPad
16 11 (0.92%) Blackberry
16 11 (0.92%) Mathematics
17 9 (0.75%) iPhone
17 9 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 462 (38.69%) Linux
2 260 (21.78%) UNIX
3 155 (12.98%) Windows
4 91 (7.62%) Android
5 84 (7.04%) Apple iOS
6 32 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (2.60%) Solaris
8 26 (2.18%) Windows 8
9 17 (1.42%) CentOS
10 15 (1.26%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.84%) HPUX
12 7 (0.59%) AIX
12 7 (0.59%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.59%) Debian
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.25%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.25%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.25%) LynxOS
14 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (32.33%) Continuous Integration
3 246 (20.60%) MVC
4 222 (18.59%) TDD
5 214 (17.92%) Scrum
6 199 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 188 (15.75%) Unit Testing
8 158 (13.23%) SOA
9 140 (11.73%) Software Engineering
10 138 (11.56%) UML
11 136 (11.39%) OO
12 130 (10.89%) DevOps
13 126 (10.55%) Configuration Management
14 99 (8.29%) Integration Testing
15 93 (7.79%) Web Development
16 82 (6.87%) Mentoring
17 68 (5.70%) OOP
18 62 (5.19%) Release Management
19 54 (4.52%) Android Development
20 47 (3.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 965 (80.82%) Java
2 469 (39.28%) SQL
3 448 (37.52%) JavaScript
4 156 (13.07%) Python
5 105 (8.79%) PL/SQL
6 94 (7.87%) Perl
7 87 (7.29%) Shell Script
7 87 (7.29%) Bash Shell
8 76 (6.37%) PHP
9 75 (6.28%) C++
10 60 (5.03%) Ruby
11 57 (4.77%) Groovy
12 49 (4.10%) C
13 46 (3.85%) Scala
14 43 (3.60%) PowerShell
15 41 (3.43%) XPath
15 41 (3.43%) C#
16 29 (2.43%) XQuery
17 28 (2.35%) HQL
18 18 (1.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 242 (20.27%) Degree
2 73 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.11%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.93%) Sun Certification
5 10 (0.84%) VCP4
6 7 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.59%) ISEB
7 6 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.34%) OCPJP
8 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.25%) MCITP
9 3 (0.25%) MCP
9 3 (0.25%) MCSE
10 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.084%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.084%) CISSP
11 1 (0.084%) IBM WebSphere Certification
11 1 (0.084%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (7.04%) QA
2 11 (0.92%) SLA
3 6 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) WAI
4 3 (0.25%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.17%) DICOM
5 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) GCP
6 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.084%) COBIT
6 1 (0.084%) HL7
System Software
1 41 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.01%) vSphere
3 11 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.67%) Docker
6 5 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.25%) KVM
7 3 (0.25%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.25%) Xen
7 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.25%) LXC
8 2 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 114 (9.55%) Puppet
2 65 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.42%) Ansible
4 16 (1.34%) Salt
5 15 (1.26%) Vagrant
6 14 (1.17%) Nagios
7 12 (1.01%) Capistrano
8 9 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.25%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.17%) Kibana
12 2 (0.17%) Graylog
12 2 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 407 (34.09%) Oracle
2 93 (7.79%) hybris
3 83 (6.95%) Endeca
4 79 (6.62%) IBM
5 75 (6.28%) ATG
6 59 (4.94%) Sybase
7 56 (4.69%) Sencha
8 55 (4.61%) VMware
9 51 (4.27%) Microsoft
10 43 (3.60%) Adobe
11 41 (3.43%) Demandware
12 38 (3.18%) Intershop
13 35 (2.93%) Google
14 31 (2.60%) Xamarin
14 31 (2.60%) Kony
15 29 (2.43%) Red Hat
16 27 (2.26%) TIBCO
17 23 (1.93%) Sun
18 21 (1.76%) CA
19 20 (1.68%) SAP
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus - Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days hol, Pension, Medical & Li
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent +bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + stock equity
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 Subject to experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago