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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 41 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.90% 2.38% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 13.21% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
32 53 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.35% 18.03% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) Progress
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Vaadin
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
4 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) X.509
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Vaadin
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Progress
3 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock