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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 126 131 109
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ant 7 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.43% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 3.97% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 20
Average salary £82,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
308 252 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.88% 10.96% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 230 214 238
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Reading

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Maven
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) PHP
5 7 (46.67%) MySQL
5 7 (46.67%) Ruby
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Spring
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
6 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) Apache
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) Nagios
6 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (33.33%) ZABBIX
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (33.33%) Puppet
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Hudson
7 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (26.67%) PhoneGap
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Maven
2 5 (33.33%) Hudson
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
3 4 (26.67%) C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) PhoneGap
2 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) ICEfaces
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) VxWorks
4 3 (20.00%) LynxOS
5 2 (13.33%) Android
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) MODAF
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) C
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nagios
1 5 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) hybris
3 2 (13.33%) Sencha