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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 62 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 29 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.02% 1.35% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.89% 7.33% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 2
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +31.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,850 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
225 232 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.46% 18.46% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 185 185 124
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Sittingbourne +11 14 £37,500 -15.73%
Tonbridge - 12 £55,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £47,500 -
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 75 (100.00%) Java
1 75 (100.00%) J2EE
1 75 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 74 (98.67%) JSP
3 72 (96.00%) Linux
4 51 (68.00%) Hibernate
4 51 (68.00%) Apache
5 50 (66.67%) JSF
5 50 (66.67%) JBoss
5 50 (66.67%) JUnit
5 50 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 50 (66.67%) Integration Testing
5 50 (66.67%) JSTL
5 50 (66.67%) RichFaces
5 50 (66.67%) TestNG
6 49 (65.33%) SQL
7 48 (64.00%) MySQL
8 44 (58.67%) SOAP
8 44 (58.67%) Web Services
9 43 (57.33%) XML
9 43 (57.33%) JSON
10 25 (33.33%) RESTful
10 25 (33.33%) SoapUI
11 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
11 24 (32.00%) Spring
11 24 (32.00%) JIRA
11 24 (32.00%) FreeMarker
11 24 (32.00%) UML
11 24 (32.00%) JDBC
11 24 (32.00%) Servlets

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (68.00%) Apache
2 50 (66.67%) JBoss
3 21 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 21 (28.00%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (64.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 75 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 50 (66.67%) TestNG
2 50 (66.67%) JUnit
3 25 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
4 24 (32.00%) Maven
4 24 (32.00%) JIRA
5 21 (28.00%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (100.00%) Developer
1 75 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 63 (84.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 22 (29.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 22 (29.33%) Senior Developer
4 20 (26.67%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (24.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (17.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) J2EE
2 74 (98.67%) JSP
3 51 (68.00%) Hibernate
4 50 (66.67%) JSF
4 50 (66.67%) JSTL
4 50 (66.67%) RichFaces
5 44 (58.67%) SOAP
5 44 (58.67%) Web Services
6 43 (57.33%) XML
6 43 (57.33%) JSON
7 25 (33.33%) RESTful
8 24 (32.00%) FreeMarker
8 24 (32.00%) Spring
8 24 (32.00%) Servlets
8 24 (32.00%) JDBC
9 19 (25.33%) REST
10 7 (9.33%) JBoss Seam
11 4 (5.33%) Java EE
12 1 (1.33%) HTML
12 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (96.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Android
2 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 50 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 24 (32.00%) UML
2 24 (32.00%) RUP
2 24 (32.00%) Scrum
2 24 (32.00%) AOP
3 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (28.00%) OOD
4 21 (28.00%) OOP
5 20 (26.67%) Content Management
5 20 (26.67%) Multivariate Testing
5 20 (26.67%) Software Architecture
6 15 (20.00%) Time Management
7 3 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (1.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (65.33%) SQL
3 24 (32.00%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) IBM
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