The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 96 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.33% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.20% 3.13% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £41,000 £31,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.20% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
236 128 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.44% 10.53% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 189 103 83
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Ant
South East

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Ant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Ant Salary Trend in Kent

Ant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone -2 5 £35,000 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £44,500 -
Maidstone -21 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (95.24%) JUnit
2 20 (95.24%) Hibernate
3 16 (76.19%) JBoss
3 16 (76.19%) Eclipse
3 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
4 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
5 14 (66.67%) Scrum
5 14 (66.67%) Subversion
5 14 (66.67%) Spring
5 14 (66.67%) jMock
6 12 (57.14%) Linux
6 12 (57.14%) SQL
7 11 (52.38%) Oracle
7 11 (52.38%) Web Services
7 11 (52.38%) Apache
8 10 (47.62%) Swing
8 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (47.62%) XML
8 10 (47.62%) XSD
8 10 (47.62%) UML
8 10 (47.62%) OOP
8 10 (47.62%) DSDM
8 10 (47.62%) IntelliJ
8 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
8 10 (47.62%) JSP
8 10 (47.62%) J2EE
8 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
8 10 (47.62%) JSF
8 10 (47.62%) EasyMock

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 11 (52.38%) Apache
3 4 (19.05%) Mule
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
1 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (23.81%) MySQL
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) JUnit
2 16 (76.19%) Eclipse
3 14 (66.67%) Subversion
3 14 (66.67%) jMock
4 10 (47.62%) IntelliJ
4 10 (47.62%) EasyMock
5 6 (28.57%) CruiseControl
5 6 (28.57%) Hudson
5 6 (28.57%) TestNG
6 5 (23.81%) Maven
7 4 (19.05%) Mockito
7 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (19.05%) Gradle
8 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 19 (90.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Java Swing Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) Hibernate
2 14 (66.67%) Spring
3 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) Swing
4 10 (47.62%) XML
4 10 (47.62%) XSD
4 10 (47.62%) JSP
4 10 (47.62%) J2EE
4 10 (47.62%) JSF
5 6 (28.57%) J2SE
5 6 (28.57%) XMLBeans
5 6 (28.57%) RichFaces
5 6 (28.57%) JSTL
6 5 (23.81%) JBoss Seam
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) JPA
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Spring Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
2 14 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) UML
3 10 (47.62%) OOP
3 10 (47.62%) DSDM
4 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) JBoss
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Business Objects
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