The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 141 149 110
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Permanent jobs citing Ant 9 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.15% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 1.23% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 23
Average salary £70,000 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.21% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £54,450 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
265 325 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.06% 12.49% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 205 284 235
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ant Salary Trend in Reading

Ant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Reading

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Maven
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) C
5 6 (46.15%) C++
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) SOA
7 4 (30.77%) JUnit
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) Subversion
8 3 (23.08%) LynxOS
8 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
8 3 (23.08%) MODAF
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) UNIX
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) Perl
8 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
8 3 (23.08%) HP
8 3 (23.08%) VxWorks
8 3 (23.08%) Ada
8 3 (23.08%) ICEfaces

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Hudson
5 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C++ Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C++/Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) ICEfaces
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) Java EE
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) VxWorks
3 3 (23.08%) LynxOS
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) MODAF
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) C
3 6 (46.15%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Ada
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) hybris
2 2 (15.38%) Sencha
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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