The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 192 181 146
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Permanent jobs citing Ant 13 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% 0.23% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 1.64% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Ant
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
695 548 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.23% 13.89% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 516 472 448
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Hampshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Ant
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Fareham - 5 £45,000 -
Southampton - 3 £42,500 -
Basingstoke -3 2 £50,752 +12.78%
Portsmouth - 2 £45,000 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 39 (88.64%) Maven
2 36 (81.82%) Java
3 31 (70.45%) XML
4 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
5 25 (56.82%) Spring
6 23 (52.27%) Web Services
7 20 (45.45%) TDD
8 19 (43.18%) Eclipse
8 19 (43.18%) HTML
9 17 (38.64%) JSP
9 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
10 16 (36.36%) Selenium
10 16 (36.36%) System Testing
10 16 (36.36%) JUnit
11 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (31.82%) SOAP
13 13 (29.55%) Oracle
13 13 (29.55%) Subversion
14 12 (27.27%) Linux
15 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
15 11 (25.00%) J2EE
15 11 (25.00%) CSS
15 11 (25.00%) MVC
15 11 (25.00%) Spring MVC
15 11 (25.00%) RESTful
16 10 (22.73%) JMS
16 10 (22.73%) UNIX
17 9 (20.45%) WebLogic
17 9 (20.45%) Struts
17 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (20.45%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.82%) JCAPS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
1 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (88.64%) Maven
2 19 (43.18%) Eclipse
3 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
4 16 (36.36%) JUnit
4 16 (36.36%) Selenium
5 13 (29.55%) Subversion
6 8 (18.18%) Behat
6 8 (18.18%) QUnit
7 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.82%) JBehave
8 3 (6.82%) Hudson
8 3 (6.82%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (6.82%) IntelliJ
8 3 (6.82%) Log4j
8 3 (6.82%) jMock
8 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 24 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Test Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Test Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Java Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) XML
2 25 (56.82%) Spring
3 23 (52.27%) Web Services
4 19 (43.18%) HTML
5 17 (38.64%) JSP
6 14 (31.82%) SOAP
7 11 (25.00%) J2EE
7 11 (25.00%) CSS
7 11 (25.00%) RESTful
7 11 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 10 (22.73%) JMS
9 9 (20.45%) Struts
9 9 (20.45%) JSTL
10 8 (18.18%) Dojo
10 8 (18.18%) JSON
10 8 (18.18%) Ajax
10 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
10 8 (18.18%) JAXB
11 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
11 7 (15.91%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Solaris
3 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) TDD
2 16 (36.36%) System Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (25.00%) MVC
5 8 (18.18%) SOA
5 8 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 8 (18.18%) BDD
5 8 (18.18%) User Stories
6 7 (15.91%) Build Automation
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
7 5 (11.36%) Automation Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
8 4 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
3 9 (20.45%) Groovy
4 7 (15.91%) Apex Code
5 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Sun Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) OCPJWCD
3 4 (9.09%) MBCS
3 4 (9.09%) CITP
4 2 (4.55%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.09%) JBoss
3 4 (9.09%) Sun
4 3 (6.82%) Talend
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) hybris