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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 116 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ant 31 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.36% 0.48% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.83% 4.51% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 23
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
262 244 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.52% 10.54% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 202 172
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Reading

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 38 (90.48%) Java
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) Maven
3 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 23 (54.76%) HTML
4 23 (54.76%) XML
4 23 (54.76%) jQuery
5 21 (50.00%) HTML5
5 21 (50.00%) JSON
5 21 (50.00%) Web Services
5 21 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 20 (47.62%) Linux
6 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
6 20 (47.62%) Python
6 20 (47.62%) SOA
7 19 (45.24%) PHP
7 19 (45.24%) JBoss
7 19 (45.24%) WebSphere
7 19 (45.24%) Ruby
7 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
8 18 (42.86%) CSS
9 17 (40.48%) Selenium
10 16 (38.10%) Degree
10 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
10 16 (38.10%) Open Source
10 16 (38.10%) JUnit
10 16 (38.10%) OOP
10 16 (38.10%) Scrum
10 16 (38.10%) MVC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 19 (45.24%) JBoss
2 19 (45.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.52%) Liferay
4 4 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (9.52%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 11 (26.19%) Riak
3 9 (21.43%) MySQL
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) Maven
2 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
4 17 (40.48%) Selenium
5 16 (38.10%) JUnit
6 15 (35.71%) JIRA
7 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 6 (14.29%) Subversion
9 4 (9.52%) Hudson
9 4 (9.52%) Mocha
9 4 (9.52%) Log4j
9 4 (9.52%) Grunt
9 4 (9.52%) Gradle
10 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.76%) TestNG
10 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
10 2 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (4.76%) Yeoman
11 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) Java Developer
3 15 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 15 (35.71%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.76%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Automation Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) HTML
1 23 (54.76%) XML
1 23 (54.76%) jQuery
2 21 (50.00%) HTML5
2 21 (50.00%) JSON
2 21 (50.00%) Web Services
2 21 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 18 (42.86%) CSS
4 15 (35.71%) CSS3
4 15 (35.71%) PhoneGap
5 11 (26.19%) RESTful
6 7 (16.67%) REST
6 7 (16.67%) Spring
7 6 (14.29%) Ajax
7 6 (14.29%) J2EE
8 5 (11.90%) JSP
8 5 (11.90%) Servlets
8 5 (11.90%) XSLT
8 5 (11.90%) Struts
9 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Open Source
2 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.52%) Physics
3 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) SOA
3 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 16 (38.10%) OOP
3 16 (38.10%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) MVC
4 15 (35.71%) Web Development
4 15 (35.71%) Mobile Development
5 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (26.19%) Business Continuity
5 11 (26.19%) TDD
5 11 (26.19%) Document Management
5 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (11.90%) UML
7 5 (11.90%) B2B
8 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.52%) Use Case
8 4 (9.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) Python
4 19 (45.24%) PHP
4 19 (45.24%) Ruby
5 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.52%) XPath
7 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.52%) XQuery
7 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.52%) ZABBIX
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) hybris
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