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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 312 302 310
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 133 159 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.69% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.87% 4.58% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 112 133 101
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3441 3468 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 15.11% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2904 2964 2596
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
Berkshire +20 38 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Surrey -25 25 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Kent +19 18 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hampshire -11 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Sussex +16 16 £36,000 +2.85% 3
West Sussex +9 11 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Sussex -7 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 228 (80.85%) Java
2 156 (55.32%) Maven
3 153 (54.26%) Web Services
4 142 (50.35%) Git (software)
5 128 (45.39%) Linux
6 120 (42.55%) Subversion
7 115 (40.78%) J2EE
8 112 (39.72%) XML
9 110 (39.01%) Eclipse
10 109 (38.65%) HTML
11 108 (38.30%) Spring
12 105 (37.23%) Continuous Integration
13 103 (36.52%) CSS
14 101 (35.82%) Hibernate
15 99 (35.11%) Jenkins
16 97 (34.40%) JavaScript
17 94 (33.33%) jQuery
18 93 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
19 92 (32.62%) SQL
20 90 (31.91%) JSP
21 88 (31.21%) Tomcat
22 84 (29.79%) JUnit
23 78 (27.66%) Apache
24 69 (24.47%) JSON
24 69 (24.47%) Degree
24 69 (24.47%) MySQL
25 68 (24.11%) SOAP
26 66 (23.40%) JBoss
27 64 (22.70%) Scrum
28 61 (21.63%) JIRA

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 88 (31.21%) Tomcat
2 78 (27.66%) Apache
3 66 (23.40%) JBoss
4 41 (14.54%) Node.js
5 25 (8.87%) Apache Solr
5 25 (8.87%) WebSphere
5 25 (8.87%) WebLogic
6 21 (7.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.77%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.42%) IIS
8 4 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.42%) Liferay
9 3 (1.06%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.06%) WordPress
9 3 (1.06%) CMS
10 1 (0.35%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Mingle
2 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (2.48%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.06%) Magento
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.55%) Force.com
2 9 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.38%) HTTP
2 10 (3.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.35%) NAS
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (24.47%) MySQL
2 30 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.03%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (5.67%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.26%) Riak
8 8 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.13%) JasperReports
11 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.42%) DB2
13 2 (0.71%) HBase
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 156 (55.32%) Maven
2 142 (50.35%) Git (software)
3 120 (42.55%) Subversion
4 110 (39.01%) Eclipse
5 99 (35.11%) Jenkins
6 84 (29.79%) JUnit
7 61 (21.63%) JIRA
8 35 (12.41%) TestNG
9 26 (9.22%) Selenium
10 18 (6.38%) Hudson
11 17 (6.03%) Gradle
12 16 (5.67%) SoapUI
13 15 (5.32%) Mockito
14 10 (3.55%) Cucumber
15 8 (2.84%) jMock
16 7 (2.48%) QuickTest Pro
17 6 (2.13%) CruiseControl
18 5 (1.77%) Grunt
18 5 (1.77%) Mocha
19 4 (1.42%) Log4j
General
1 21 (7.45%) Finance
2 18 (6.38%) Retail
3 13 (4.61%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.90%) Publishing
5 4 (1.42%) Marketing
6 2 (0.71%) Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 237 (84.04%) Developer
2 181 (64.18%) Java Developer
3 92 (32.62%) Senior Developer
4 70 (24.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 69 (24.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (12.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 27 (9.57%) Mobile Developer
8 26 (9.22%) J2EE Developer
9 22 (7.80%) Software Engineer
9 22 (7.80%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 20 (7.09%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (5.67%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.96%) Android Developer
13 10 (3.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 10 (3.55%) Java Web Developer
13 10 (3.55%) Architect
14 7 (2.48%) SOA Architect
15 6 (2.13%) QA Engineer
16 5 (1.77%) Release Manager
16 5 (1.77%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (54.26%) Web Services
2 115 (40.78%) J2EE
3 112 (39.72%) XML
4 109 (38.65%) HTML
5 108 (38.30%) Spring
6 103 (36.52%) CSS
7 101 (35.82%) Hibernate
8 94 (33.33%) jQuery
9 90 (31.91%) JSP
10 69 (24.47%) JSON
11 68 (24.11%) SOAP
12 61 (21.63%) AngularJS
13 50 (17.73%) HTML5
14 49 (17.38%) REST
15 46 (16.31%) Servlets
16 44 (15.60%) JSF
17 38 (13.48%) Sencha Touch
18 36 (12.77%) Java EE
19 33 (11.70%) RichFaces
19 33 (11.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (15.60%) Mobile App
3 37 (13.12%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.84%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.77%) Physics
7 4 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.06%) User Experience
8 3 (1.06%) Derivative
8 3 (1.06%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.06%) W3C
8 3 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.71%) iPhone
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.71%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 128 (45.39%) Linux
2 29 (10.28%) Android
3 25 (8.87%) UNIX
4 22 (7.80%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.96%) Windows
6 5 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.35%) AIX
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
7 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) Debian
7 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (37.23%) Continuous Integration
2 93 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (22.70%) Scrum
4 59 (20.92%) Mobile Development
5 53 (18.79%) MVC
6 50 (17.73%) Unit Testing
7 46 (16.31%) TDD
8 45 (15.96%) Integration Testing
9 44 (15.60%) OOP
9 44 (15.60%) SOA
10 39 (13.83%) Mobile Application Development
11 38 (13.48%) E-Commerce
12 37 (13.12%) UML
13 33 (11.70%) Configuration Management
13 33 (11.70%) Software Engineering
14 30 (10.64%) OOD
15 29 (10.28%) B2B
16 25 (8.87%) AOP
17 24 (8.51%) RUP
18 23 (8.16%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 228 (80.85%) Java
2 97 (34.40%) JavaScript
3 92 (32.62%) SQL
4 33 (11.70%) Ruby
5 27 (9.57%) Python
6 24 (8.51%) AspectJ
7 23 (8.16%) HQL
7 23 (8.16%) PHP
8 14 (4.96%) Perl
9 13 (4.61%) XQuery
9 13 (4.61%) XPath
10 12 (4.26%) Groovy
10 12 (4.26%) Scala
11 10 (3.55%) Apex Code
11 10 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.48%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.77%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.77%) C
14 4 (1.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (24.47%) Degree
2 7 (2.48%) ISTQB
2 7 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.38%) QA
2 5 (1.77%) DICOM
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.35%) XenServer
2 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.35%) KVM
2 1 (0.35%) LXC
2 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.13%) Puppet
3 4 (1.42%) Nagios
3 4 (1.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (14.18%) hybris
2 38 (13.48%) Sencha
2 38 (13.48%) Xamarin
2 38 (13.48%) Kony
3 36 (12.77%) Oracle
4 23 (8.16%) Endeca
5 21 (7.45%) IBM
6 10 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.84%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.48%) Google
8 7 (2.48%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.13%) VMware
10 3 (1.06%) Adobe
11 2 (0.71%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.35%) ATG
12 1 (0.35%) Citrix
12 1 (0.35%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.35%) Cisco
12 1 (0.35%) Infobright
12 1 (0.35%) Talend
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