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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 61 104 68
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -36
Permanent jobs citing Ant 46 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.20% 0.36% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.44% 1.99% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 39 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,625 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
298 201 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.21% 17.87% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 261 178 109
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 35 £43,500 -0.57% 1
Tonbridge - 8 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £46,250 - 1
Ant
South East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 55 (100.00%) Java
1 55 (100.00%) J2EE
1 55 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 54 (98.18%) JSP
3 53 (96.36%) Linux
4 45 (81.82%) Apache
4 45 (81.82%) Hibernate
5 44 (80.00%) JBoss
5 44 (80.00%) JUnit
5 44 (80.00%) Unit Testing
5 44 (80.00%) Integration Testing
5 44 (80.00%) JSF
5 44 (80.00%) JSTL
5 44 (80.00%) TestNG
5 44 (80.00%) RichFaces
6 40 (72.73%) SOAP
6 40 (72.73%) Web Services
7 34 (61.82%) SQL
8 33 (60.00%) MySQL
9 26 (47.27%) XML
9 26 (47.27%) JSON
10 24 (43.64%) SoapUI
10 24 (43.64%) RESTful
11 23 (41.82%) FreeMarker
12 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (34.55%) Multivariate Testing
13 19 (34.55%) Software Architecture
13 19 (34.55%) Content Management
14 16 (29.09%) REST
15 15 (27.27%) Time Management

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 45 (81.82%) Apache
2 44 (80.00%) JBoss
3 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 8 (14.55%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 44 (80.00%) JUnit
2 44 (80.00%) TestNG
3 24 (43.64%) SoapUI
4 10 (18.18%) JIRA
4 10 (18.18%) Maven
4 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 8 (14.55%) Subversion
General
1 10 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (100.00%) Developer
1 55 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 46 (83.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (14.55%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) J2EE
2 54 (98.18%) JSP
3 45 (81.82%) Hibernate
4 44 (80.00%) JSF
4 44 (80.00%) JSTL
4 44 (80.00%) RichFaces
5 40 (72.73%) SOAP
5 40 (72.73%) Web Services
6 26 (47.27%) XML
6 26 (47.27%) JSON
7 24 (43.64%) RESTful
8 23 (41.82%) FreeMarker
9 16 (29.09%) REST
10 10 (18.18%) Spring
10 10 (18.18%) JDBC
10 10 (18.18%) Servlets
11 5 (9.09%) JBoss Seam
12 2 (3.64%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 44 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (34.55%) Multivariate Testing
3 19 (34.55%) Software Architecture
3 19 (34.55%) Content Management
4 15 (27.27%) Time Management
5 10 (18.18%) AOP
5 10 (18.18%) Scrum
5 10 (18.18%) RUP
5 10 (18.18%) UML
6 8 (14.55%) OOP
6 8 (14.55%) OOD
7 2 (3.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (61.82%) SQL
3 10 (18.18%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) IBM
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago