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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 117 113 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ant 28 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.18% 0.79% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.61% 4.79% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 33
Average salary £57,000 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.04% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
368 313 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.53% 16.53% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 309 263 472
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -
Watford - 6 £42,500 -
Hertford 0 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £57,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (90.32%) XML
2 53 (85.48%) Oracle
3 52 (83.87%) Maven
4 49 (79.03%) Subversion
5 42 (67.74%) Java
6 34 (54.84%) Finance
7 31 (50.00%) SQL
8 30 (48.39%) WebLogic
9 29 (46.77%) Spring
9 29 (46.77%) Jenkins
10 28 (45.16%) Hudson
10 28 (45.16%) Middleware
11 27 (43.55%) Git (software)
11 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (41.94%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
12 26 (41.94%) Release Management
12 26 (41.94%) Change Control
12 26 (41.94%) JIRA
12 26 (41.94%) Oracle Fusion
13 25 (40.32%) Hibernate
14 24 (38.71%) Web Services
14 24 (38.71%) Degree
15 23 (37.10%) XSLT
15 23 (37.10%) Oracle Forms
16 22 (35.48%) Servlets
16 22 (35.48%) MySQL
17 21 (33.87%) Retail
18 19 (30.65%) JSP
19 18 (29.03%) SQL Server

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (48.39%) WebLogic
2 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.90%) MQSeries
3 8 (12.90%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (8.06%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.23%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) HTTP
2 8 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (35.48%) MySQL
3 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
5 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (83.87%) Maven
2 49 (79.03%) Subversion
3 29 (46.77%) Jenkins
4 28 (45.16%) Hudson
5 27 (43.55%) Git (software)
6 26 (41.94%) JIRA
7 23 (37.10%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (14.52%) Eclipse
9 8 (12.90%) Log4j
9 8 (12.90%) JUnit
10 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 34 (54.84%) Finance
2 21 (33.87%) Retail
3 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.06%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Build Manager
4 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Technical Manager
7 5 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Build Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Java Programmer
9 3 (4.84%) Programmer
10 2 (3.23%) Junior
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.61%) Junior Java Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management Engineer
11 1 (1.61%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (90.32%) XML
2 29 (46.77%) Spring
3 28 (45.16%) Middleware
4 26 (41.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (40.32%) Hibernate
6 24 (38.71%) Web Services
7 23 (37.10%) XSLT
8 22 (35.48%) Servlets
9 19 (30.65%) JSP
10 14 (22.58%) JDBC
10 14 (22.58%) J2EE
11 12 (19.35%) Ajax
12 11 (17.74%) Struts
13 10 (16.13%) HTML
13 10 (16.13%) SOAP
13 10 (16.13%) REST
14 9 (14.52%) jQuery
14 9 (14.52%) CSS
15 8 (12.90%) JMS
15 8 (12.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) UNIX
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) Solaris
4 8 (12.90%) HPUX
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Release Management
2 26 (41.94%) Change Control
3 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
3 16 (25.81%) Waterfall
4 15 (24.19%) Change Management
5 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
6 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.90%) Content Management
7 8 (12.90%) OO
7 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.84%) TDD
11 2 (3.23%) UML
11 2 (3.23%) Scrum
11 2 (3.23%) SOA
11 2 (3.23%) CRM
11 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) Java
2 31 (50.00%) SQL
3 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) C
5 8 (12.90%) XPath
6 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.84%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (3.23%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (38.71%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (85.48%) Oracle
2 13 (20.97%) CA
3 10 (16.13%) IBM
4 8 (12.90%) Sun
4 8 (12.90%) Interwoven
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.23%) webMethods
6 2 (3.23%) Fiorano
6 2 (3.23%) Software AG
7 1 (1.61%) Temenos
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