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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 364 403 264
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -139
Permanent jobs citing Ant 781 586 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.56% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.27% 3.75% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 643 489 971
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 £33,500
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
18270 15621 17554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.17% 15.01% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15171 13483 15547
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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%
Ant
UK

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 18 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 18 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 -9 381 £55,000 +10.00% 40
South East +15 165 £45,000 +12.50% 15
South West +61 80 £37,500 +1.35% 6
North West +25 60 £37,500 +4.16% 12
East of England +2 46 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Yorkshire -31 20 £37,500 +1.35% 3
East Midlands -22 15 £41,000 -3.52%
West Midlands -6 8 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Midlands 0 2 £35,000 -
North East -9 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
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Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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 (87.02%) Java
2 900 (64.19%) Maven
3 693 (49.43%) Spring
4 571 (40.73%) SQL
5 546 (38.94%) Eclipse
5 546 (38.94%) Subversion
6 530 (37.80%) JavaScript
7 503 (35.88%) XML
8 499 (35.59%) Hibernate
9 491 (35.02%) Web Services
10 490 (34.95%) Oracle
11 476 (33.95%) HTML
12 461 (32.88%) JUnit
13 455 (32.45%) Linux
14 440 (31.38%) J2EE
15 421 (30.03%) CSS
16 413 (29.46%) Tomcat
17 408 (29.10%) Jenkins
18 365 (26.03%) JSP
19 347 (24.75%) OO
20 328 (23.40%) Java EE
21 327 (23.32%) SOAP
21 327 (23.32%) Git (software)
22 317 (22.61%) MySQL
22 317 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
23 311 (22.18%) TDD
24 297 (21.18%) UNIX
25 291 (20.76%) Hudson
26 290 (20.68%) jQuery
27 287 (20.47%) Scrum

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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
1 413 (29.46%) Tomcat
2 272 (19.40%) Apache
3 220 (15.69%) WebLogic
4 142 (10.13%) WebSphere
5 86 (6.13%) Apache Solr
6 59 (4.21%) IIS
7 49 (3.50%) GlassFish
8 24 (1.71%) CMS
9 22 (1.57%) Node.js
10 20 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
11 19 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (1.21%) SharePoint
12 17 (1.21%) Jetty
12 17 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
13 15 (1.07%) Confluence
14 14 (1.00%) nginx
15 10 (0.71%) Alfresco
15 10 (0.71%) Mule
15 10 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
15 10 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 64 (4.56%) Photoshop
2 58 (4.14%) MS Excel
3 48 (3.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.64%) MS Office
5 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (1.28%) Magento
2 8 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.50%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.36%) Summit
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.071%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.071%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.071%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.071%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
2 33 (2.35%) SaaS
3 21 (1.50%) GitHub
3 21 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.21%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.21%) Force.com
8 1 (0.071%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 83 (5.92%) Internet
2 78 (5.56%) HTTP
3 50 (3.57%) DNS
4 37 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.36%) DHCP
6 18 (1.28%) SSH
7 12 (0.86%) SSL
8 7 (0.50%) Firewall
9 6 (0.43%) AMQP
9 6 (0.43%) LDAP
10 4 (0.29%) NAS
10 4 (0.29%) Intranet
10 4 (0.29%) SAN
11 3 (0.21%) VPN
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.21%) NFC
11 3 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.14%) Network Security
12 2 (0.14%) VoIP
13 1 (0.071%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (22.61%) MySQL
2 265 (18.90%) Relational Database
3 210 (14.98%) SQL Server
4 194 (13.84%) RDBMS
5 87 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
6 80 (5.71%) Oracle Database
7 74 (5.28%) Big Data
8 69 (4.92%) NoSQL
9 49 (3.50%) MongoDB
10 36 (2.57%) Hadoop
11 28 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.36%) DB2
12 19 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
13 16 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.86%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.64%) HBase
17 8 (0.57%) SQLite
17 8 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 900 (64.19%) Maven
2 546 (38.94%) Eclipse
2 546 (38.94%) Subversion
3 461 (32.88%) JUnit
4 408 (29.10%) Jenkins
5 327 (23.32%) Git (software)
6 291 (20.76%) Hudson
7 202 (14.41%) Selenium
8 143 (10.20%) JIRA
9 114 (8.13%) Mercurial
10 107 (7.63%) JMeter
11 101 (7.20%) NetBeans
11 101 (7.20%) CruiseControl
12 99 (7.06%) Apache Ivy
13 80 (5.71%) Gradle
14 67 (4.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 66 (4.71%) Mockito
16 59 (4.21%) SoapUI
17 50 (3.57%) JBehave
18 48 (3.42%) WebDriver
General
1 245 (17.48%) Finance
2 113 (8.06%) Banking
3 112 (7.99%) Games
4 97 (6.92%) Retail
5 61 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 47 (3.35%) Marketing
7 24 (1.71%) French Language
8 20 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.36%) Back Office
10 18 (1.28%) Legal
10 18 (1.28%) Advertising
11 16 (1.14%) Automotive
11 16 (1.14%) Front Office
12 15 (1.07%) Online Betting
13 8 (0.57%) Publishing
14 5 (0.36%) Law
15 4 (0.29%) Electronics
16 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 926 (66.05%) Developer
2 727 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 335 (23.89%) Senior Developer
4 277 (19.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 96 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 83 (5.92%) Web Developer
7 60 (4.28%) Java Web Developer
8 53 (3.78%) Software Engineer
9 50 (3.57%) Programmer
9 50 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 46 (3.28%) Architect
11 44 (3.14%) Release Engineer
12 42 (3.00%) J2EE Developer
13 38 (2.71%) Junior
13 38 (2.71%) Java Programmer
13 38 (2.71%) JavaScript Developer
14 36 (2.57%) Build and Release Engineer
14 36 (2.57%) Consultant
15 33 (2.35%) Software Developer
15 33 (2.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 693 (49.43%) Spring
2 503 (35.88%) XML
3 499 (35.59%) Hibernate
4 491 (35.02%) Web Services
5 476 (33.95%) HTML
6 440 (31.38%) J2EE
7 421 (30.03%) CSS
8 365 (26.03%) JSP
9 328 (23.40%) Java EE
10 327 (23.32%) SOAP
11 290 (20.68%) jQuery
12 269 (19.19%) JPA
13 260 (18.54%) EJB
14 218 (15.55%) JMS
15 211 (15.05%) Ajax
16 208 (14.84%) Struts
17 206 (14.69%) Servlets
18 190 (13.55%) JSF
19 182 (12.98%) XSLT
20 161 (11.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 127 (9.06%) Open Source
2 118 (8.42%) Client/Server
3 104 (7.42%) Computer Science
4 91 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
5 76 (5.42%) Mobile App
6 55 (3.92%) N-Tier
7 52 (3.71%) Mathematics
8 47 (3.35%) Inversion of Control
9 33 (2.35%) iPad
10 29 (2.07%) Management Information System
11 24 (1.71%) iPhone
11 24 (1.71%) SWIFT
12 20 (1.43%) Web 2.0
13 19 (1.36%) BBC
13 19 (1.36%) Social Media
13 19 (1.36%) Digital Media
14 18 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
14 18 (1.28%) W3C
15 16 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
15 16 (1.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 455 (32.45%) Linux
2 297 (21.18%) UNIX
3 166 (11.84%) Windows
4 78 (5.56%) Android
5 67 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (3.92%) Apple iOS
7 28 (2.00%) Solaris
8 26 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 22 (1.57%) Ubuntu
10 21 (1.50%) CentOS
11 19 (1.36%) Mac OS
12 16 (1.14%) Debian
13 15 (1.07%) AIX
14 9 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.29%) VxWorks
15 4 (0.29%) LynxOS
16 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (24.75%) OO
2 317 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (22.18%) TDD
4 287 (20.47%) Scrum
5 284 (20.26%) MVC
6 273 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
7 268 (19.12%) E-Commerce
8 201 (14.34%) UML
9 193 (13.77%) Unit Testing
10 191 (13.62%) SOA
11 133 (9.49%) Software Engineering
12 131 (9.34%) Automated Testing
12 131 (9.34%) OOP
13 123 (8.77%) Web Development
14 116 (8.27%) BDD
15 107 (7.63%) Multithreading
16 97 (6.92%) Configuration Management
17 77 (5.49%) Performance Testing
18 69 (4.92%) Test Automation
19 61 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1220 (87.02%) Java
2 571 (40.73%) SQL
3 530 (37.80%) JavaScript
4 147 (10.49%) Python
5 124 (8.84%) Shell Script
6 121 (8.63%) Groovy
7 110 (7.85%) Perl
8 107 (7.63%) PHP
8 107 (7.63%) C++
9 97 (6.92%) PL/SQL
10 95 (6.78%) Bash Shell
11 92 (6.56%) C
12 65 (4.64%) Scala
13 64 (4.56%) Ruby
14 54 (3.85%) C#
15 45 (3.21%) XPath
16 23 (1.64%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.50%) XQuery
18 14 (1.00%) HQL
19 12 (0.86%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 269 (19.19%) Degree
2 32 (2.28%) Sun Certification
3 15 (1.07%) HND
4 14 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.78%) 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%) OCPJWCD
9 3 (0.21%) MBCS
9 3 (0.21%) CITP
9 3 (0.21%) NCDA
9 3 (0.21%) NCIE
9 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.14%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.071%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.071%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (7.70%) 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%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.071%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 7 (0.50%) vCloud
3 7 (0.50%) Varnish
4 6 (0.43%) Samba
5 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.29%) vSphere
6 3 (0.21%) Xen
6 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.21%) NFS
6 3 (0.21%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.071%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 139 (9.91%) Puppet
2 107 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (5.35%) Nagios
4 35 (2.50%) ZABBIX
5 11 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.64%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.57%) Hyperic
8 7 (0.50%) Vagrant
8 7 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.29%) CA Endevor
10 3 (0.21%) YUM
11 2 (0.14%) Ansible
11 2 (0.14%) CA LISA
11 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.071%) collectd
12 1 (0.071%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.071%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 490 (34.95%) Oracle
2 267 (19.04%) JBoss
3 121 (8.63%) Google
4 111 (7.92%) hybris
5 82 (5.85%) Microsoft
6 79 (5.63%) VMware
7 75 (5.35%) Red Hat
8 66 (4.71%) IBM
9 65 (4.64%) ATG
10 56 (3.99%) Demandware
11 52 (3.71%) Endeca
12 32 (2.28%) Perforce
13 31 (2.21%) Intershop
14 26 (1.85%) Sun
15 19 (1.36%) TIBCO
15 19 (1.36%) Panasonic
16 17 (1.21%) Sybase
16 17 (1.21%) Foundry
17 15 (1.07%) Adobe
18 13 (0.93%) BEA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bonus/bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
TechRec
Salary: £30,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + Car Allowance and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago