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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 107 112 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ant 36 21 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.56% 1.05% 2.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.55% 6.75% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 46
Average salary £53,500 £62,500 £63,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.40% -1.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
377 311 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.35% 15.50% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 302 277 449
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 September 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 September 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 - 18 £57,500 - 2
Hertford - 8 £40,000 - 1
Watford -8 2 £42,500 - 2
Stevenage - 2 £38,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - - 3
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £50,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £47,500 -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 62 (81.58%) Java
2 61 (80.26%) Oracle
2 61 (80.26%) XML
3 58 (76.32%) Subversion
3 58 (76.32%) Maven
4 47 (61.84%) JavaScript
5 45 (59.21%) SQL
6 41 (53.95%) Spring
7 40 (52.63%) JSP
8 38 (50.00%) XSLT
9 37 (48.68%) Servlets
10 36 (47.37%) JDBC
11 35 (46.05%) SQL Server
12 34 (44.74%) Web Services
13 33 (43.42%) Finance
14 32 (42.11%) Retail
14 32 (42.11%) WebLogic
15 31 (40.79%) MySQL
15 31 (40.79%) Multithreading
16 29 (38.16%) Hibernate
17 28 (36.84%) J2EE
18 26 (34.21%) C
19 25 (32.89%) Degree
20 23 (30.26%) Middleware
20 23 (30.26%) Eclipse
21 22 (28.95%) MS Excel
21 22 (28.95%) Struts
22 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
23 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
23 20 (26.32%) Hudson

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 32 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
2 17 (22.37%) WebSphere
3 14 (18.42%) Apache
4 8 (10.53%) MQSeries
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.63%) IIS
9 1 (1.32%) lighttpd
9 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Tridion
2 4 (5.26%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.32%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Internet
2 7 (9.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (46.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (40.79%) MySQL
3 18 (23.68%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
5 9 (11.84%) DB2
6 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (76.32%) Subversion
1 58 (76.32%) Maven
2 23 (30.26%) Eclipse
3 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
4 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 20 (26.32%) Hudson
5 18 (23.68%) JIRA
6 15 (19.74%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (10.53%) JUnit
7 8 (10.53%) Log4j
8 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.32%) Grunt
General
1 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 32 (42.11%) Retail
3 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (63.16%) Developer
2 47 (61.84%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Build Manager
3 18 (23.68%) Senior Java Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Senior Developer
4 5 (6.58%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Build Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.32%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.32%) Programmer
7 1 (1.32%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management Engineer
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (1.32%) SCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (80.26%) XML
2 41 (53.95%) Spring
3 40 (52.63%) JSP
4 38 (50.00%) XSLT
5 37 (48.68%) Servlets
6 36 (47.37%) JDBC
7 34 (44.74%) Web Services
8 29 (38.16%) Hibernate
9 28 (36.84%) J2EE
10 23 (30.26%) Middleware
11 22 (28.95%) Struts
12 18 (23.68%) Oracle Fusion
13 15 (19.74%) HTML
14 13 (17.11%) XMLBeans
15 9 (11.84%) Ajax
16 8 (10.53%) CSS
16 8 (10.53%) JMS
16 8 (10.53%) XML Schema
17 7 (9.21%) jQuery
18 6 (7.89%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.53%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) UNIX
2 14 (18.42%) Linux
3 13 (17.11%) Solaris
4 8 (10.53%) Android
4 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.53%) HPUX
5 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Multithreading
2 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.68%) Release Management
3 18 (23.68%) Change Control
4 14 (18.42%) Change Management
5 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.79%) SOA
5 12 (15.79%) Web Development
6 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.84%) Workflow
7 9 (11.84%) MVC
7 9 (11.84%) OO
7 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Android Development
8 8 (10.53%) iOS Development
8 8 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (10.53%) UML
8 8 (10.53%) ERP
8 8 (10.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 62 (81.58%) Java
2 47 (61.84%) JavaScript
3 45 (59.21%) SQL
4 26 (34.21%) C
5 8 (10.53%) XPath
5 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.21%) Perl
7 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.58%) Python
8 5 (6.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 3 (3.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (80.26%) Oracle
2 12 (15.79%) IBM
2 12 (15.79%) CA
3 10 (13.16%) ATG
4 9 (11.84%) JBoss
5 8 (10.53%) Interwoven
6 6 (7.89%) Elastic Path
6 6 (7.89%) Blue Martini
7 4 (5.26%) Demandware
7 4 (5.26%) hybris
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.26%) Adobe
7 4 (5.26%) Endeca
8 2 (2.63%) Sun
8 2 (2.63%) Software AG
8 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.63%) webMethods
8 2 (2.63%) Fiorano
9 1 (1.32%) Temenos
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Big Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 5% bens
Posted: 17 days ago