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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 109 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ant 28 31 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 1.53% 2.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.93% 9.28% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 39
Average salary £43,750 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -5.29%
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
353 334 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.11% 16.50% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 289 293 422
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,550 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 1 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 1 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 - 11 £57,500 - 3
Hertford +5 10 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Watford -5 2 - -
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 1 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 57 (86.36%) Java
2 52 (78.79%) Oracle
3 49 (74.24%) XML
4 48 (72.73%) Subversion
4 48 (72.73%) Maven
5 46 (69.70%) JavaScript
6 42 (63.64%) SQL
7 41 (62.12%) Spring
8 40 (60.61%) JSP
9 36 (54.55%) JDBC
10 35 (53.03%) XSLT
10 35 (53.03%) Servlets
11 33 (50.00%) SQL Server
12 31 (46.97%) Multithreading
13 30 (45.45%) Retail
13 30 (45.45%) Web Services
14 29 (43.94%) MySQL
15 27 (40.91%) J2EE
15 27 (40.91%) Hibernate
16 25 (37.88%) Finance
17 24 (36.36%) WebLogic
17 24 (36.36%) C
18 23 (34.85%) Struts
18 23 (34.85%) Eclipse
18 23 (34.85%) Degree
19 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
20 18 (27.27%) Tomcat
21 16 (24.24%) Apache
21 16 (24.24%) Middleware
21 16 (24.24%) WebSphere

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 18 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 16 (24.24%) Apache
3 16 (24.24%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (9.09%) MQSeries
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.52%) lighttpd
8 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Tridion
1 6 (9.09%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Internet
2 5 (7.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (43.94%) MySQL
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (10.61%) DB2
4 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
5 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (72.73%) Subversion
1 48 (72.73%) Maven
2 23 (34.85%) Eclipse
3 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 11 (16.67%) Hudson
4 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (16.67%) JIRA
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Log4j
6 6 (9.09%) JUnit
7 1 (1.52%) Grunt
General
1 30 (45.45%) Retail
2 25 (37.88%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Developer
2 43 (65.15%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Senior Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Build Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 6 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
6 5 (7.58%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Build Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.52%) Programmer
8 1 (1.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) XML
2 41 (62.12%) Spring
3 40 (60.61%) JSP
4 36 (54.55%) JDBC
5 35 (53.03%) Servlets
5 35 (53.03%) XSLT
6 30 (45.45%) Web Services
7 27 (40.91%) J2EE
7 27 (40.91%) Hibernate
8 23 (34.85%) Struts
9 16 (24.24%) Middleware
10 14 (21.21%) HTML
11 12 (18.18%) XMLBeans
12 11 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (12.12%) CSS
13 8 (12.12%) XML Schema
14 7 (10.61%) Swing
14 7 (10.61%) jQuery
14 7 (10.61%) Ajax
14 7 (10.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.09%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) UNIX
2 11 (16.67%) Solaris
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Android
3 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Multithreading
2 15 (22.73%) Web Development
3 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 12 (18.18%) MVC
4 11 (16.67%) SOA
4 11 (16.67%) Release Management
4 11 (16.67%) Change Control
5 10 (15.15%) Change Management
6 9 (13.64%) CRM
6 9 (13.64%) Workflow
6 9 (13.64%) ERP
6 9 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (13.64%) Android Development
6 9 (13.64%) iOS Development
6 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.61%) OO
8 6 (9.09%) RAD
8 6 (9.09%) UML
8 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (86.36%) Java
2 46 (69.70%) JavaScript
3 42 (63.64%) SQL
4 24 (36.36%) C
5 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.09%) XPath
6 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.09%) Perl
7 5 (7.58%) Python
7 5 (7.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (78.79%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) ATG
3 8 (12.12%) JBoss
3 8 (12.12%) IBM
3 8 (12.12%) CA
4 6 (9.09%) Adobe
4 6 (9.09%) Interwoven
4 6 (9.09%) Blue Martini
4 6 (9.09%) Endeca
4 6 (9.09%) Elastic Path
4 6 (9.09%) hybris
4 6 (9.09%) Demandware
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Big Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago