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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 56 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.68% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.28% 2.34% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
47 128 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.89% 20.95% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 120 20
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +58.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (83.33%) SOA
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (83.33%) Force.com
2 10 (83.33%) Visualforce
2 10 (83.33%) Apex Code
2 10 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 10 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) PHP5
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) CSS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Senior Developer
3 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Visualforce
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) SOA
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 10 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Apex Code
2 2 (16.67%) PHP5
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com