The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 168 171 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ant 26 12 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 0.30% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.13% 2.22% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
630 540 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.95% 13.67% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 479 477 449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £31,322
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ant
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -
Portsmouth - 4 £45,000 -
Southampton - 4 £42,500 -
Basingstoke -4 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Andover - 3 £38,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £62,500 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 47 (90.38%) Maven
2 44 (84.62%) Java
3 38 (73.08%) XML
4 35 (67.31%) JavaScript
5 31 (59.62%) Spring
6 27 (51.92%) Web Services
7 23 (44.23%) JSP
7 23 (44.23%) TDD
8 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
9 21 (40.38%) HTML
10 20 (38.46%) JUnit
10 20 (38.46%) Eclipse
10 20 (38.46%) System Testing
11 19 (36.54%) Selenium
12 18 (34.62%) Oracle
13 17 (32.69%) SOAP
14 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
16 14 (26.92%) JMS
16 14 (26.92%) Subversion
16 14 (26.92%) RESTful
17 13 (25.00%) Spring MVC
17 13 (25.00%) JSTL
17 13 (25.00%) MVC
17 13 (25.00%) Struts
17 13 (25.00%) Linux
17 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
17 13 (25.00%) PL/SQL
18 12 (23.08%) JAXB
18 12 (23.08%) Ajax

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.69%) JCAPS
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (90.38%) Maven
2 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 20 (38.46%) JUnit
3 20 (38.46%) Eclipse
4 19 (36.54%) Selenium
5 14 (26.92%) Subversion
6 10 (19.23%) QUnit
7 9 (17.31%) Behat
8 4 (7.69%) Hudson
8 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
9 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (5.77%) jMock
9 3 (5.77%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (5.77%) JBehave
9 3 (5.77%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.77%) Log4j
10 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 29 (55.77%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Programmer
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Java Programmer
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Automated Test Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) XML
2 31 (59.62%) Spring
3 27 (51.92%) Web Services
4 23 (44.23%) JSP
5 21 (40.38%) HTML
6 17 (32.69%) SOAP
7 14 (26.92%) JMS
7 14 (26.92%) RESTful
8 13 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 13 (25.00%) JSTL
8 13 (25.00%) Struts
9 12 (23.08%) JAXB
9 12 (23.08%) Ajax
10 11 (21.15%) J2EE
10 11 (21.15%) CSS
11 10 (19.23%) JSON
11 10 (19.23%) Dojo
12 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
13 8 (15.38%) Gherkin
14 7 (13.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.77%) Open Source
1 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 4 (7.69%) Solaris
4 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) TDD
2 20 (38.46%) System Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
5 13 (25.00%) MVC
6 10 (19.23%) SOA
6 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
7 9 (17.31%) BDD
8 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (15.38%) User Stories
9 7 (13.46%) Build Automation
9 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.46%) Migration
10 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
11 5 (9.62%) Automation Testing
12 4 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) Java
2 35 (67.31%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (21.15%) Groovy
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Sun Certification
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) OCPJWCD
3 6 (11.54%) MBCS
3 6 (11.54%) CITP
4 4 (7.69%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (11.54%) Sun
4 4 (7.69%) JBoss
5 3 (5.77%) Talend
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) hybris