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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 138 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ant 7 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 1.11% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 6.23% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 18
Average salary £85,000 £47,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.94% -12.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
350 353 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.08% 17.74% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 304 270 269
Average salary £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Watford +9 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -5 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Maven
3 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) DB2
4 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) Hudson
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) XSD
5 5 (41.67%) XSLT
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) JUnit

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) Mule ESB
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Temenos T24
2 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) DB2
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Maven
3 5 (41.67%) Hudson
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) Gradle
6 2 (16.67%) Log4j
6 2 (16.67%) Mockito
7 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) REST
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XSD
2 5 (41.67%) XSLT
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (25.00%) JDBC
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) OSGi
3 3 (25.00%) Velocity
3 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (16.67%) JSTL
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
4 2 (16.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) HPUX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) RAD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Clojure
6 1 (8.33%) F#
6 1 (8.33%) Go
6 1 (8.33%) Rust
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Fiorano
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (16.67%) ATG
3 2 (16.67%) Blue Martini
3 2 (16.67%) Elastic Path
3 2 (16.67%) Interwoven
3 2 (16.67%) Splunk
3 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) hybris
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter