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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 341 371 281
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -90
Permanent jobs citing Ant 101 51 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.24% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.92% 1.81% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 137
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
3455 2822 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.31% 13.28% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2837 2443 2906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Surrey +13 48 £41,250 -17.50% 3
Berkshire +4 18 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hampshire -11 13 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 9 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -28 4 - - 1
Kent - 4 £45,000 -
West Sussex -3 3 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £55,000 -
Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 216 (84.71%) Java
2 136 (53.33%) XML
3 130 (50.98%) JavaScript
4 127 (49.80%) Web Services
4 127 (49.80%) Spring
5 125 (49.02%) HTML
6 115 (45.10%) CSS
7 113 (44.31%) Hibernate
8 112 (43.92%) Maven
9 110 (43.14%) J2EE
10 108 (42.35%) SQL
10 108 (42.35%) JSP
11 94 (36.86%) Subversion
12 89 (34.90%) Eclipse
13 87 (34.12%) Linux
14 74 (29.02%) Tomcat
15 68 (26.67%) Servlets
16 62 (24.31%) JUnit
17 60 (23.53%) Windows
18 58 (22.75%) SOAP
19 57 (22.35%) E-Commerce
19 57 (22.35%) Java EE
20 56 (21.96%) jQuery
20 56 (21.96%) UNIX
21 53 (20.78%) Unit Testing
21 53 (20.78%) TDD
21 53 (20.78%) Git (software)
22 52 (20.39%) Relational Database
23 51 (20.00%) MVC
24 49 (19.22%) Degree

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 74 (29.02%) Tomcat
2 37 (14.51%) WebSphere
3 26 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
4 23 (9.02%) Apache
5 21 (8.24%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.31%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.57%) Mule
8 3 (1.18%) JCAPS
8 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.18%) IIS
8 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.78%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.39%) Node.js
10 1 (0.39%) Confluence
10 1 (0.39%) Resin
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (10.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.75%) Force.com
3 6 (2.35%) SaaS
4 5 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.96%) Google App Engine
5 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.41%) HTTP
2 21 (8.24%) Internet
3 16 (6.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.57%) DNS
5 3 (1.18%) IPv4
5 3 (1.18%) Firewall
5 3 (1.18%) Wireless
5 3 (1.18%) FTP
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.78%) NAS
6 2 (0.78%) SAN
7 1 (0.39%) SSH
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.39%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.39%) Relational Database
2 45 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 44 (17.25%) RDBMS
4 38 (14.90%) MySQL
5 23 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (7.45%) SQLite
7 8 (3.14%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.35%) Big Data
9 6 (2.35%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.57%) Text Mining
10 4 (1.57%) Triplestore
10 4 (1.57%) HBase
10 4 (1.57%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.78%) DB2
11 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 112 (43.92%) Maven
2 94 (36.86%) Subversion
3 89 (34.90%) Eclipse
4 62 (24.31%) JUnit
5 53 (20.78%) Git (software)
6 47 (18.43%) Jenkins
7 34 (13.33%) Selenium
8 24 (9.41%) Hudson
9 17 (6.67%) JIRA
10 16 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (5.10%) JMeter
11 13 (5.10%) QuickTest Pro
12 12 (4.71%) TeamCity
13 9 (3.53%) TestNG
13 9 (3.53%) Gerrit
13 9 (3.53%) InstallShield
14 8 (3.14%) Behat
14 8 (3.14%) QUnit
14 8 (3.14%) Gradle
15 7 (2.75%) ClearCase
General
1 33 (12.94%) Finance
2 7 (2.75%) Publishing
3 4 (1.57%) Legal
4 2 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 185 (72.55%) Developer
2 147 (57.65%) Java Developer
3 67 (26.27%) Senior Developer
4 65 (25.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 50 (19.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 24 (9.41%) Programmer
6 24 (9.41%) Java Programmer
7 21 (8.24%) J2EE Developer
8 17 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 16 (6.27%) Lead Developer
10 15 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 15 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
11 13 (5.10%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 13 (5.10%) Tester
11 13 (5.10%) Junior
11 13 (5.10%) Senior Tester
12 12 (4.71%) Build Engineer
13 11 (4.31%) Senior Software Tester
13 11 (4.31%) Software Tester
14 10 (3.92%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (53.33%) XML
2 127 (49.80%) Web Services
2 127 (49.80%) Spring
3 125 (49.02%) HTML
4 115 (45.10%) CSS
5 113 (44.31%) Hibernate
6 110 (43.14%) J2EE
7 108 (42.35%) JSP
8 68 (26.67%) Servlets
9 58 (22.75%) SOAP
10 57 (22.35%) Java EE
11 56 (21.96%) jQuery
12 33 (12.94%) Ajax
12 33 (12.94%) EJB
13 32 (12.55%) REST
14 30 (11.76%) Struts
14 30 (11.76%) JSON
15 29 (11.37%) JMS
16 28 (10.98%) JDBC
17 23 (9.02%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.76%) iPad
2 20 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.45%) Social Media
4 17 (6.67%) Open Source
5 13 (5.10%) Visualisation
5 13 (5.10%) Life Science
5 13 (5.10%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.57%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.57%) Ontologies
8 4 (1.57%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.57%) Linked Data
9 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.18%) iPhone
9 3 (1.18%) Clustering
9 3 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.78%) Physics
10 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 87 (34.12%) Linux
2 60 (23.53%) Windows
3 56 (21.96%) UNIX
4 21 (8.24%) Solaris
5 20 (7.84%) Android
6 19 (7.45%) Apple iOS
6 19 (7.45%) Mac OS X
6 19 (7.45%) Windows Phone
7 6 (2.35%) VxWorks
7 6 (2.35%) LynxOS
8 5 (1.96%) AIX
9 3 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.35%) E-Commerce
2 53 (20.78%) TDD
2 53 (20.78%) Unit Testing
3 51 (20.00%) MVC
4 46 (18.04%) UML
5 39 (15.29%) SOA
6 38 (14.90%) B2B
6 38 (14.90%) B2C
6 38 (14.90%) SEO
7 37 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (13.33%) OO
10 31 (12.16%) Waterfall
11 30 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 23 (9.02%) Software Architecture
13 19 (7.45%) Build Automation
14 18 (7.06%) Integration Testing
15 17 (6.67%) System Testing
16 15 (5.88%) Automated Testing
16 15 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 216 (84.71%) Java
2 130 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 108 (42.35%) SQL
4 36 (14.12%) PL/SQL
5 25 (9.80%) Python
6 24 (9.41%) Shell Script
7 21 (8.24%) Perl
8 20 (7.84%) C++
9 17 (6.67%) C
10 13 (5.10%) Groovy
11 9 (3.53%) ActionScript 3.0
11 9 (3.53%) ActionScript
12 8 (3.14%) C#
12 8 (3.14%) XQuery
12 8 (3.14%) XPath
13 7 (2.75%) Apex Code
13 7 (2.75%) Ada
14 6 (2.35%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.35%) HQL
14 6 (2.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (19.22%) Degree
2 13 (5.10%) ISEB
2 13 (5.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.53%) Sun Certification
5 7 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.96%) MBCS
6 5 (1.96%) CITP
6 5 (1.96%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.78%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.10%) QA
2 7 (2.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.18%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.39%) Xen
3 1 (0.39%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
3 1 (0.39%) YUM
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (19.22%) Oracle
2 46 (18.04%) hybris
3 26 (10.20%) Demandware
3 26 (10.20%) JBoss
3 26 (10.20%) ATG
4 19 (7.45%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.53%) Facebook
6 9 (3.53%) Perforce
7 7 (2.75%) VMware
7 7 (2.75%) Sun
7 7 (2.75%) HP
8 6 (2.35%) Endeca
8 6 (2.35%) Google
9 5 (1.96%) Pega
10 4 (1.57%) SAP
11 3 (1.18%) Cisco
11 3 (1.18%) Talend
12 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.78%) BEA
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + 15% Pension + More
Posted: 23 days ago
East Grinstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago