The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 114 131 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ant 30 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 0.94% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.29% 6.13% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 19
Average salary £52,888 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.77% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,559 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
362 408 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.57% 15.38% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 280 339 433
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,279
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Ant
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -15 8 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Hertford 0 7 £50,000 - 2
Rickmansworth +16 2 £50,775 -16.15%
Hemel Hempstead +8 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £45,000 -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (79.49%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 24 (61.54%) Oracle
4 23 (58.97%) Apache
5 22 (56.41%) Spring
5 22 (56.41%) Web Development
6 20 (51.28%) Maven
6 20 (51.28%) J2EE
7 19 (48.72%) HTML
7 19 (48.72%) Subversion
8 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
9 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
10 16 (41.03%) Struts
11 15 (38.46%) JSP
11 15 (38.46%) Linux
11 15 (38.46%) CSS
11 15 (38.46%) Eclipse
12 14 (35.90%) HTML5
13 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
13 13 (33.33%) SQL
13 13 (33.33%) Web Services
14 12 (30.77%) XML
15 11 (28.21%) XSLT
15 11 (28.21%) Servlets
15 11 (28.21%) MySQL
15 11 (28.21%) MVC
15 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
15 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
15 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (28.21%) WebSphere

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (58.97%) Apache
2 17 (43.59%) Tomcat
3 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
5 8 (20.51%) Node.js
5 8 (20.51%) lighttpd
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
8 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Fredhopper
2 1 (2.56%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (2.56%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) UniData
5 2 (5.13%) DB2
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Maven
2 19 (48.72%) Subversion
3 15 (38.46%) Eclipse
4 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 8 (20.51%) Grunt
6 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.56%) JUnit
7 1 (2.56%) WebObjects
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.95%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
6 6 (15.38%) UI Programmer
6 6 (15.38%) UI Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior UI Developer
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
6 6 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (15.38%) Java Team Leader
6 6 (15.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Junior
9 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) Spring
2 20 (51.28%) J2EE
3 19 (48.72%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) Struts
5 15 (38.46%) JSP
5 15 (38.46%) CSS
6 14 (35.90%) HTML5
7 13 (33.33%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) XML
9 11 (28.21%) XSLT
9 11 (28.21%) Servlets
9 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
10 10 (25.64%) JDBC
11 9 (23.08%) jQuery
12 8 (20.51%) CSS3
12 8 (20.51%) Spring MVC
12 8 (20.51%) JPA
13 6 (15.38%) XML Schema
14 5 (12.82%) Middleware
15 3 (7.69%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Open Source
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (12.82%) Solaris
3 5 (12.82%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Web Development
2 11 (28.21%) MVC
2 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) SOA
3 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.51%) BDD
4 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) Web Design
4 8 (20.51%) OO
4 8 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
6 5 (12.82%) Android Development
6 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
6 5 (12.82%) CRM
6 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 5 (12.82%) Workflow
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.38%) C
6 4 (10.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (10.26%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) Korn
8 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.56%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) hybris
2 8 (20.51%) Demandware
2 8 (20.51%) Endeca
2 8 (20.51%) ATG
2 8 (20.51%) JBoss
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) Adobe
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) Intershop
6 2 (5.13%) jBASE
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