The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 81 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.25% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 2.53% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £41,250 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Ant
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
160 79 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.37% 9.80% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 141 69 143
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Ant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Gloucestershire region.

Ant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Ant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cheltenham - 1 - - 2
Ant
South West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) Sun

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) Checkstyle
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) EasyMock
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) JAXB
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSTL
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (50.00%) Castor
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (50.00%) ICEfaces
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Sun