The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 60 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.23% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.32% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -
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 Slough region.

Development Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
82 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.80% 10.53% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 62
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ant
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Ant Salary Trend in Slough

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) PHP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cognizant