The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 87 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ant 8 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.81% 1.98% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 8.23% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 6
Median salary £44,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ant
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
204 243 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.69% 24.04% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 178 207 155
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram in Kent

Ant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne -8 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Tunbridge Wells +9 1 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Maidstone - 1 £44,000 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Ant.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) JSP
2 31 (96.88%) J2EE
3 30 (93.75%) Eclipse
4 29 (90.63%) Linux
5 27 (84.38%) SQL
6 26 (81.25%) MySQL
7 21 (65.63%) JSON
7 21 (65.63%) XML
7 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
8 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
9 17 (53.13%) TestNG
9 17 (53.13%) JUnit
9 17 (53.13%) JBoss
9 17 (53.13%) JSF
9 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
10 16 (50.00%) Integration Testing
11 15 (46.88%) RESTful
11 15 (46.88%) Scala
11 15 (46.88%) RichFaces
11 15 (46.88%) Subversion
11 15 (46.88%) JSTL
11 15 (46.88%) Apache
11 15 (46.88%) Web Services
12 14 (43.75%) JDBC
12 14 (43.75%) Servlets
12 14 (43.75%) SOAP
12 14 (43.75%) UML
12 14 (43.75%) OOP
12 14 (43.75%) RUP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (53.13%) JBoss
2 15 (46.88%) Apache
3 14 (43.75%) Cloud Foundry
3 14 (43.75%) Tomcat
4 7 (21.88%) WordPress
5 6 (18.75%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (93.75%) Eclipse
2 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
3 17 (53.13%) JUnit
3 17 (53.13%) TestNG
4 15 (46.88%) Subversion
5 14 (43.75%) JIRA
5 14 (43.75%) Maven
6 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Junior
3 10 (31.25%) Junior Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Junior Java Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Graduate
5 8 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Graduate Java Developer
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Java Programmer
8 3 (9.38%) JSP Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Linux Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Programmer
9 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) JSP
2 31 (96.88%) J2EE
3 21 (65.63%) JSON
3 21 (65.63%) XML
4 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
4 17 (53.13%) JSF
5 15 (46.88%) JSTL
5 15 (46.88%) RESTful
5 15 (46.88%) RichFaces
5 15 (46.88%) Web Services
6 14 (43.75%) JDBC
6 14 (43.75%) Servlets
6 14 (43.75%) SOAP
6 14 (43.75%) Spring
7 10 (31.25%) FreeMarker
8 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.88%) jQuery
9 6 (18.75%) LAMP
9 6 (18.75%) OAuth
10 3 (9.38%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Social Media
1 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 16 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 14 (43.75%) AOP
3 14 (43.75%) OOD
3 14 (43.75%) OOP
3 14 (43.75%) RUP
3 14 (43.75%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) UML
4 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) Time Management
6 6 (18.75%) Content Management
6 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile First
8 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) Scala
4 14 (43.75%) AspectJ
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe