The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 83 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ant 16 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.44% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.97% 4.91% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
268 163 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.14% 14.29% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 235 154 119
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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
Tonbridge - 11 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £46,250 -
Sittingbourne +9 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
1 51 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 50 (98.04%) J2EE
3 49 (96.08%) JSP
4 48 (94.12%) Linux
5 39 (76.47%) SQL
6 37 (72.55%) MySQL
6 37 (72.55%) XML
7 36 (70.59%) JSON
8 28 (54.90%) Spring
8 28 (54.90%) Scrum
8 28 (54.90%) UML
9 27 (52.94%) RUP
9 27 (52.94%) Servlets
9 27 (52.94%) JDBC
9 27 (52.94%) Maven
9 27 (52.94%) AspectJ
9 27 (52.94%) AOP
9 27 (52.94%) JIRA
9 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
10 25 (49.02%) Subversion
10 25 (49.02%) OOP
11 24 (47.06%) Tomcat
11 24 (47.06%) Hibernate
11 24 (47.06%) IBM
11 24 (47.06%) OOD
11 24 (47.06%) Cloud Foundry
12 23 (45.10%) Unit Testing
12 23 (45.10%) Apache
12 23 (45.10%) JUnit

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 24 (47.06%) Tomcat
1 24 (47.06%) Cloud Foundry
2 23 (45.10%) Apache
3 22 (43.14%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 27 (52.94%) Maven
2 27 (52.94%) JIRA
2 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 25 (49.02%) Subversion
4 23 (45.10%) JUnit
5 22 (43.14%) TestNG
6 10 (19.61%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.96%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.96%) jMock
7 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (15.69%) Publishing
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
1 51 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 42 (82.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 28 (54.90%) Senior Java Developer
3 28 (54.90%) Senior Developer
4 24 (47.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 23 (45.10%) J2EE Developer
6 22 (43.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) J2EE
2 49 (96.08%) JSP
3 37 (72.55%) XML
4 36 (70.59%) JSON
5 28 (54.90%) Spring
6 27 (52.94%) Servlets
6 27 (52.94%) JDBC
7 24 (47.06%) Hibernate
8 22 (43.14%) JSF
8 22 (43.14%) JSTL
8 22 (43.14%) RichFaces
9 20 (39.22%) Web Services
10 19 (37.25%) SOAP
11 10 (19.61%) FreeMarker
11 10 (19.61%) RESTful
12 9 (17.65%) REST
13 4 (7.84%) Java EE
14 3 (5.88%) JBoss Seam
15 1 (1.96%) HTML
15 1 (1.96%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) UML
1 28 (54.90%) Scrum
2 27 (52.94%) RUP
2 27 (52.94%) AOP
3 25 (49.02%) OOP
4 24 (47.06%) OOD
5 23 (45.10%) Unit Testing
6 22 (43.14%) Integration Testing
7 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.73%) Multivariate Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Software Architecture
8 7 (13.73%) Content Management
9 5 (9.80%) Time Management
10 3 (5.88%) OO
11 1 (1.96%) DSDM
11 1 (1.96%) Project Management
11 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.96%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (1.96%) Mobile Development
11 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (76.47%) SQL
3 27 (52.94%) AspectJ
4 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) IBM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago