The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 101 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 42 19 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.76% 0.97% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.44% 6.25% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 47
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Ant
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
367 304 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.42% 15.50% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 305 262 495
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,890 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Ant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Hitchin - 24 £57,500 - 1
Hertford -3 6 £50,000 -
Watford -16 5 £42,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £53,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 63 (86.30%) XML
2 58 (79.45%) Oracle
3 57 (78.08%) Subversion
4 56 (76.71%) Java
5 54 (73.97%) Maven
6 42 (57.53%) SQL
7 40 (54.79%) Finance
8 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
9 34 (46.58%) WebLogic
9 34 (46.58%) XSLT
9 34 (46.58%) Spring
10 33 (45.21%) JSP
10 33 (45.21%) Servlets
11 31 (42.47%) Retail
12 29 (39.73%) Web Services
13 28 (38.36%) JDBC
13 28 (38.36%) Middleware
13 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
14 27 (36.99%) MySQL
14 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
15 26 (35.62%) Degree
15 26 (35.62%) Jenkins
16 25 (34.25%) Hudson
17 24 (32.88%) Multithreading
17 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
17 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (31.51%) JIRA
18 23 (31.51%) Release Management
18 23 (31.51%) J2EE
18 23 (31.51%) Oracle Reports

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 34 (46.58%) WebLogic
2 14 (19.18%) WebSphere
3 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
4 11 (15.07%) MQSeries
5 9 (12.33%) Apache
6 6 (8.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.22%) JBoss
7 5 (6.85%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (2.74%) IIS
9 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Tridion
2 1 (1.37%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) Internet
2 10 (13.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) MySQL
1 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.51%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
4 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
5 9 (12.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (78.08%) Subversion
2 54 (73.97%) Maven
3 26 (35.62%) Jenkins
4 25 (34.25%) Hudson
5 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
6 23 (31.51%) JIRA
7 20 (27.40%) Oracle Forms
8 17 (23.29%) Eclipse
9 11 (15.07%) Log4j
9 11 (15.07%) JUnit
10 6 (8.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.74%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 40 (54.79%) Finance
2 31 (42.47%) Retail
3 11 (15.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.11%) Games
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (60.27%) Developer
2 43 (58.90%) Java Developer
3 23 (31.51%) Build Manager
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Build Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.11%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior
9 1 (1.37%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Programmer
9 1 (1.37%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Java Programmer
9 1 (1.37%) Software Configuration Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Principal Architect
9 1 (1.37%) SCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (86.30%) XML
2 34 (46.58%) XSLT
2 34 (46.58%) Spring
3 33 (45.21%) JSP
3 33 (45.21%) Servlets
4 29 (39.73%) Web Services
5 28 (38.36%) Middleware
5 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
5 28 (38.36%) JDBC
6 23 (31.51%) J2EE
6 23 (31.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 18 (24.66%) Struts
8 14 (19.18%) XMLBeans
8 14 (19.18%) Ajax
9 13 (17.81%) HTML
10 11 (15.07%) JMS
11 7 (9.59%) SOAP
11 7 (9.59%) REST
12 6 (8.22%) jQuery
12 6 (8.22%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Web 2.0
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) UNIX
2 16 (21.92%) Solaris
2 16 (21.92%) Linux
3 11 (15.07%) HPUX
4 4 (5.48%) Android
4 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (32.88%) Multithreading
2 23 (31.51%) Release Management
2 23 (31.51%) Change Control
3 15 (20.55%) Change Management
4 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
5 11 (15.07%) Content Management
5 11 (15.07%) OO
5 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.96%) UML
6 8 (10.96%) SOA
7 6 (8.22%) RAD
8 5 (6.85%) CRM
8 5 (6.85%) Workflow
8 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.48%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (76.71%) Java
2 42 (57.53%) SQL
3 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.14%) C
5 11 (15.07%) XPath
6 8 (10.96%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.59%) Perl
8 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (6.85%) Python
10 3 (4.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (79.45%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) IBM
3 13 (17.81%) CA
4 11 (15.07%) Interwoven
5 6 (8.22%) ATG
5 6 (8.22%) Blue Martini
5 6 (8.22%) Elastic Path
6 5 (6.85%) Sun
7 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.74%) Software AG
8 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.74%) webMethods
8 2 (2.74%) Fiorano
9 1 (1.37%) Temenos
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Big Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago