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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 109 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 28 37 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.17% 1.80% 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.84% 10.48% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 36
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
357 353 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.91% 17.15% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 296 304 420
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 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 22 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
Hertford +1 13 £40,000 -23.80%
Hitchin - 7 £57,500 - 2
Watford -10 3 - -
Stevenage - 2 £38,750 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £47,500 -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 57 (89.06%) Java
2 49 (76.56%) Oracle
3 46 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 46 (71.88%) Maven
4 45 (70.31%) XML
5 43 (67.19%) Subversion
6 42 (65.63%) Spring
7 41 (64.06%) SQL
8 39 (60.94%) JSP
9 35 (54.69%) JDBC
9 35 (54.69%) XSLT
10 34 (53.13%) Servlets
11 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
12 30 (46.88%) J2EE
12 30 (46.88%) Web Services
12 30 (46.88%) Retail
12 30 (46.88%) Multithreading
13 28 (43.75%) MySQL
14 27 (42.19%) Hibernate
15 25 (39.06%) Struts
15 25 (39.06%) Eclipse
16 23 (35.94%) C
17 22 (34.38%) WebLogic
17 22 (34.38%) Degree
18 21 (32.81%) Finance
19 20 (31.25%) Tomcat
19 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
20 18 (28.13%) Apache
21 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
21 17 (26.56%) Web Development

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (34.38%) WebLogic
2 20 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 18 (28.13%) Apache
4 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
5 8 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (9.38%) MQSeries
6 6 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.56%) IIS
9 1 (1.56%) lighttpd
9 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Fredhopper
2 6 (9.38%) Tridion
3 1 (1.56%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.56%) Temenos Globus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Internet
2 5 (7.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 28 (43.75%) MySQL
3 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.50%) DB2
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) UniData
Development Applications
1 46 (71.88%) Maven
2 43 (67.19%) Subversion
3 25 (39.06%) Eclipse
4 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.94%) JIRA
5 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.94%) Hudson
6 6 (9.38%) Log4j
6 6 (9.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (9.38%) JUnit
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.56%) Grunt
General
1 30 (46.88%) Retail
2 21 (32.81%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Developer
2 43 (67.19%) Java Developer
3 17 (26.56%) Senior Developer
3 17 (26.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Team Leader
4 7 (10.94%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (10.94%) Java Team Leader
4 7 (10.94%) Build Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Programmer
6 1 (1.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (1.56%) Build Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.56%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (1.56%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (70.31%) XML
2 42 (65.63%) Spring
3 39 (60.94%) JSP
4 35 (54.69%) JDBC
4 35 (54.69%) XSLT
5 34 (53.13%) Servlets
6 30 (46.88%) J2EE
6 30 (46.88%) Web Services
7 27 (42.19%) Hibernate
8 25 (39.06%) Struts
9 15 (23.44%) HTML
10 12 (18.75%) XMLBeans
10 12 (18.75%) Middleware
11 9 (14.06%) CSS
11 9 (14.06%) XML Schema
11 9 (14.06%) jQuery
12 8 (12.50%) JPA
12 8 (12.50%) HTML5
12 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
13 7 (10.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.38%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.13%) PKI
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) UNIX
2 11 (17.19%) Solaris
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) Android
3 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Multithreading
2 17 (26.56%) Web Development
3 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
3 14 (21.88%) MVC
4 11 (17.19%) SOA
5 9 (14.06%) ERP
5 9 (14.06%) CRM
5 9 (14.06%) Workflow
5 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.06%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (14.06%) Android Development
5 9 (14.06%) iOS Development
6 7 (10.94%) UML
6 7 (10.94%) OO
6 7 (10.94%) Change Management
6 7 (10.94%) Release Management
6 7 (10.94%) Change Control
7 6 (9.38%) Content Management
7 6 (9.38%) RAD
8 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (89.06%) Java
2 46 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 41 (64.06%) SQL
4 23 (35.94%) C
5 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.38%) XPath
6 6 (9.38%) Perl
7 5 (7.81%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) ATG
3 9 (14.06%) JBoss
4 8 (12.50%) hybris
4 8 (12.50%) Demandware
4 8 (12.50%) Endeca
4 8 (12.50%) IBM
5 7 (10.94%) Adobe
6 6 (9.38%) Elastic Path
6 6 (9.38%) Blue Martini
6 6 (9.38%) Interwoven
7 5 (7.81%) CA
8 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.56%) jBASE
9 1 (1.56%) Intershop
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Big Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago