The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 79 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ant 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.04% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.89% 3.16% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
Nottinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
225 190 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.33% 18.10% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 159 167 134
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Ant
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Ant Salary Trend in Nottingham

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (90.48%) Eclipse
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Java
4 15 (71.43%) Oracle
4 15 (71.43%) Hudson
5 14 (66.67%) XML
5 14 (66.67%) Linux
5 14 (66.67%) Apache
5 14 (66.67%) Middleware
6 13 (61.90%) SSL
6 13 (61.90%) WSDL
6 13 (61.90%) JDeveloper
6 13 (61.90%) Finance
6 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
6 13 (61.90%) SOA
6 13 (61.90%) XSD
6 13 (61.90%) XSL
6 13 (61.90%) WebLogic
6 13 (61.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (61.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (61.90%) Puppet
6 13 (61.90%) BPMN
6 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
7 9 (42.86%) Maven
7 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (38.10%) BPEL
9 7 (33.33%) IBM

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 14 (66.67%) Apache
2 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
2 13 (61.90%) WebLogic
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (28.57%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) DB2
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Eclipse
2 15 (71.43%) Hudson
3 13 (61.90%) JDeveloper
4 9 (42.86%) Maven
4 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (28.57%) JUnit
6 2 (9.52%) Subversion
7 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.76%) Build Forge
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Games
3 3 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Lead Developer
3 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) XML
1 14 (66.67%) Middleware
2 13 (61.90%) WSDL
2 13 (61.90%) XSD
2 13 (61.90%) XSL
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle ADF
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) XHTML
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) EJB
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) JDBC
4 6 (28.57%) JSP
4 6 (28.57%) Servlets
4 6 (28.57%) Struts
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) SOA
3 13 (61.90%) BPMN
3 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) BPEL
5 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (28.57%) UML
5 6 (28.57%) OO
5 6 (28.57%) RAD
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Google