The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 60 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 0.72% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 3.13% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Ant
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
99 64 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.29% 22.94% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 95 51 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Ant
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Ipswich region.

Ant Salary Trend in Ipswich

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (81.82%) MSBuild
2 9 (81.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) SonarQube
4 5 (45.45%) FxCop
4 5 (45.45%) StyleCop
4 5 (45.45%) NuGet
5 4 (36.36%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) JMeter
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) CMS
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) EJB
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Struts
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) Swing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MSBuild
1 9 (81.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 5 (45.45%) SonarQube
2 5 (45.45%) FxCop
2 5 (45.45%) StyleCop
2 5 (45.45%) NuGet
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (18.18%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Release Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Build and Release Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Build Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Build Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) EJB
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Struts
1 2 (18.18%) Swing
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) HP