The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 315 324 295
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ant 134 108 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.49% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.91% 3.53% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 95 137
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3424 3060 2997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.52% 13.88% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 2671 2662
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Ant Salary Trend in the South East

Ant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in the South East

Ant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +26 44 £43,750 -30.00% 7
Surrey -3 26 £45,000 - 6
Kent +31 25 £40,000 - 4
East Sussex +4 15 £36,000 -
Berkshire +5 13 £45,000 -3.22% 1
West Sussex -17 6 £46,250 -11.90% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 4 - -
Oxfordshire +9 3 £23,500 -60.83% 1
Middlesex -8 1 £62,500 -2.34%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 194 (81.17%) Java
2 120 (50.21%) Web Services
3 111 (46.44%) XML
4 108 (45.19%) SQL
4 108 (45.19%) Linux
5 106 (44.35%) Maven
6 101 (42.26%) J2EE
7 98 (41.00%) Hibernate
8 96 (40.17%) Subversion
8 96 (40.17%) Spring
9 88 (36.82%) JavaScript
10 86 (35.98%) HTML
11 78 (32.64%) SOAP
12 77 (32.22%) Eclipse
13 73 (30.54%) JSP
14 72 (30.13%) CSS
15 70 (29.29%) Tomcat
16 67 (28.03%) Oracle
17 64 (26.78%) Degree
18 62 (25.94%) UNIX
19 59 (24.69%) Java EE
20 57 (23.85%) JUnit
21 56 (23.43%) Windows
22 54 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
23 52 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
24 51 (21.34%) Git (software)
24 51 (21.34%) MVC
24 51 (21.34%) MySQL
25 49 (20.50%) TDD
26 48 (20.08%) Unit Testing

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 70 (29.29%) Tomcat
2 40 (16.74%) Apache
3 38 (15.90%) JBoss
4 25 (10.46%) WebSphere
5 17 (7.11%) WebLogic
6 14 (5.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.60%) Apache Solr
8 8 (3.35%) IIS
9 6 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.51%) MS Exchange
9 6 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.67%) JCAPS
10 4 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.26%) Node.js
12 2 (0.84%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.84%) Mule
12 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.84%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (5.86%) Magento
2 13 (5.44%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (4.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.51%) Google App Engine
2 6 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.88%) HTTP
2 9 (3.77%) Internet
3 6 (2.51%) IPv4
3 6 (2.51%) DNS
3 6 (2.51%) FTP
3 6 (2.51%) Wireless
4 4 (1.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (1.67%) NAS
4 4 (1.67%) SAN
4 4 (1.67%) Firewall
4 4 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.34%) MySQL
2 32 (13.39%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (12.97%) Relational Database
4 28 (11.72%) RDBMS
5 25 (10.46%) SQL Server
6 9 (3.77%) SQLite
7 7 (2.93%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.93%) Big Data
8 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.09%) HBase
10 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.67%) Triplestore
10 4 (1.67%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.67%) Text Mining
11 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.84%) Redis
12 2 (0.84%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 106 (44.35%) Maven
2 96 (40.17%) Subversion
3 77 (32.22%) Eclipse
4 57 (23.85%) JUnit
5 51 (21.34%) Git (software)
6 39 (16.32%) Selenium
7 31 (12.97%) Jenkins
8 25 (10.46%) Hudson
9 23 (9.62%) TestNG
10 21 (8.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (7.53%) JMeter
11 18 (7.53%) QuickTest Pro
12 15 (6.28%) JIRA
12 15 (6.28%) QUnit
13 13 (5.44%) SoapUI
14 10 (4.18%) CruiseControl
15 6 (2.51%) TeamCity
16 5 (2.09%) Gradle
17 4 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
18 3 (1.26%) ProC
General
1 15 (6.28%) Finance
2 5 (2.09%) Legal
3 4 (1.67%) Publishing
4 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.84%) Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 154 (64.44%) Developer
2 125 (52.30%) Java Developer
3 57 (23.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 52 (21.76%) Senior Developer
5 44 (18.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (9.62%) Web Developer
7 18 (7.53%) Senior Tester
7 18 (7.53%) Tester
8 15 (6.28%) Java Web Developer
8 15 (6.28%) Software Tester
8 15 (6.28%) Senior Software Tester
9 13 (5.44%) J2EE Developer
9 13 (5.44%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (4.60%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.18%) Programmer
11 10 (4.18%) Java Programmer
11 10 (4.18%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Android Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Consultant
13 6 (2.51%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (50.21%) Web Services
2 111 (46.44%) XML
3 101 (42.26%) J2EE
4 98 (41.00%) Hibernate
5 96 (40.17%) Spring
6 86 (35.98%) HTML
7 78 (32.64%) SOAP
8 73 (30.54%) JSP
9 72 (30.13%) CSS
10 59 (24.69%) Java EE
11 46 (19.25%) jQuery
12 43 (17.99%) JSON
13 34 (14.23%) JSF
14 32 (13.39%) Servlets
15 31 (12.97%) JSTL
16 30 (12.55%) RESTful
17 28 (11.72%) REST
18 27 (11.30%) Spring MVC
19 23 (9.62%) RichFaces
20 22 (9.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.04%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.79%) iPad
3 18 (7.53%) Visualisation
3 18 (7.53%) Life Science
4 15 (6.28%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.28%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.77%) Social Media
5 9 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.35%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.09%) iPhone
8 4 (1.67%) Linked Data
8 4 (1.67%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.67%) Open Source
8 4 (1.67%) User Experience
8 4 (1.67%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.67%) Ontologies
8 4 (1.67%) Clustering
9 3 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.42%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 108 (45.19%) Linux
2 62 (25.94%) UNIX
3 56 (23.43%) Windows
4 23 (9.62%) Solaris
5 20 (8.37%) Mac OS X
6 19 (7.95%) Android
7 14 (5.86%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.77%) Windows Phone
9 8 (3.35%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.51%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.26%) VxWorks
12 3 (1.26%) LynxOS
13 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (21.34%) MVC
4 49 (20.50%) TDD
5 48 (20.08%) Unit Testing
6 45 (18.83%) Integration Testing
7 43 (17.99%) SOA
8 38 (15.90%) E-Commerce
9 37 (15.48%) Software Engineering
10 35 (14.64%) Configuration Management
11 33 (13.81%) B2B
12 25 (10.46%) UML
13 20 (8.37%) SEO
13 20 (8.37%) B2C
14 18 (7.53%) Test Management
14 18 (7.53%) Test Scripting
15 16 (6.69%) Manual Testing
16 15 (6.28%) BDD
17 14 (5.86%) Software Architecture
17 14 (5.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 194 (81.17%) Java
2 108 (45.19%) SQL
3 88 (36.82%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.81%) Groovy
5 30 (12.55%) PL/SQL
6 26 (10.88%) Shell Script
6 26 (10.88%) Perl
7 21 (8.79%) XQuery
7 21 (8.79%) XPath
8 18 (7.53%) Ruby
9 17 (7.11%) Scala
10 16 (6.69%) Python
11 11 (4.60%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.18%) VBScript
12 10 (4.18%) C
12 10 (4.18%) C++
13 7 (2.93%) HQL
14 5 (2.09%) PHP
15 4 (1.67%) SPARQL
15 4 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 64 (26.78%) Degree
2 18 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 18 (7.53%) ISEB
3 15 (6.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.26%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) CITP
5 2 (0.84%) MBCS
5 2 (0.84%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.51%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.67%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (28.03%) Oracle
2 30 (12.55%) hybris
3 23 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.86%) Demandware
4 14 (5.86%) ATG
5 8 (3.35%) Endeca
5 8 (3.35%) Google
5 8 (3.35%) VMware
6 6 (2.51%) IBM
6 6 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.67%) Facebook
7 4 (1.67%) Cisco
8 3 (1.26%) HP
8 3 (1.26%) Sun
9 2 (0.84%) Sencha
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.84%) SAP
10 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.42%) BEA
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: We offer a competitive salary based on relevant skills & experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £3000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago