The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 296 380 251
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -129
Permanent jobs citing Ant 140 66 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.30% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 2.31% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 119 59 180
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3460 2853 3350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.26% 12.93% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2451 2973
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Ant
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +36 71 £42,500 +3.65% 4
Hampshire +22 30 £45,000 -
Berkshire +15 18 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 6 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £70,000 -
Kent -7 5 £45,000 -
West Sussex -8 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 253 (85.76%) Java
2 173 (58.64%) XML
3 156 (52.88%) Spring
4 152 (51.53%) JavaScript
5 143 (48.47%) HTML
6 142 (48.14%) Web Services
7 136 (46.10%) JSP
8 134 (45.42%) Hibernate
9 132 (44.75%) Maven
10 130 (44.07%) CSS
11 125 (42.37%) SQL
12 118 (40.00%) J2EE
13 112 (37.97%) Eclipse
13 112 (37.97%) Subversion
14 90 (30.51%) Linux
15 86 (29.15%) Tomcat
16 85 (28.81%) Servlets
17 80 (27.12%) JUnit
18 75 (25.42%) E-Commerce
19 70 (23.73%) Relational Database
20 66 (22.37%) Java EE
21 64 (21.69%) Oracle
22 62 (21.02%) Unit Testing
23 61 (20.68%) jQuery
24 60 (20.34%) Git (software)
24 60 (20.34%) SOAP
24 60 (20.34%) UML
24 60 (20.34%) UNIX
25 59 (20.00%) TDD
26 58 (19.66%) RDBMS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 86 (29.15%) Tomcat
2 43 (14.58%) WebSphere
3 33 (11.19%) WebLogic
4 29 (9.83%) Apache
5 27 (9.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (5.08%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.03%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (1.69%) JCAPS
8 5 (1.69%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.36%) Mule
10 1 (0.34%) Resin
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
10 1 (0.34%) Node.js
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (10.51%) Magento
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.73%) SaaS
2 8 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.37%) Force.com
4 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.36%) Google App Engine
4 4 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.81%) HTTP
2 22 (7.46%) Internet
3 20 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.34%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.73%) Relational Database
2 58 (19.66%) RDBMS
3 56 (18.98%) SQL Server
4 38 (12.88%) MySQL
5 21 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (6.44%) SQLite
7 8 (2.71%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.37%) Big Data
9 6 (2.03%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.36%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.36%) Text Mining
11 4 (1.36%) HBase
11 4 (1.36%) Triplestore
12 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.68%) DB2
13 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 132 (44.75%) Maven
2 112 (37.97%) Eclipse
2 112 (37.97%) Subversion
3 80 (27.12%) JUnit
4 60 (20.34%) Git (software)
5 56 (18.98%) Jenkins
6 33 (11.19%) Hudson
7 32 (10.85%) Selenium
8 22 (7.46%) JIRA
9 14 (4.75%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (3.39%) IntelliJ
11 10 (3.39%) CruiseControl
11 10 (3.39%) jMock
11 10 (3.39%) QUnit
11 10 (3.39%) TestNG
12 9 (3.05%) Behat
12 9 (3.05%) Gerrit
12 9 (3.05%) InstallShield
13 8 (2.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 35 (11.86%) Finance
2 7 (2.37%) Publishing
3 3 (1.02%) Back Office
3 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.02%) Legal
4 2 (0.68%) Banking
4 2 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 220 (74.58%) Developer
2 177 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 81 (27.46%) Senior Developer
4 75 (25.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 56 (18.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 26 (8.81%) Programmer
6 26 (8.81%) Java Programmer
7 23 (7.80%) J2EE Developer
8 21 (7.12%) Lead Developer
9 19 (6.44%) Software Engineer
10 17 (5.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 14 (4.75%) Build Engineer
12 13 (4.41%) Java Web Developer
12 13 (4.41%) Junior
12 13 (4.41%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.73%) C++ Developer
14 10 (3.39%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.39%) Senior Web Developer
14 10 (3.39%) Senior Java Web Developer
14 10 (3.39%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (58.64%) XML
2 156 (52.88%) Spring
3 143 (48.47%) HTML
4 142 (48.14%) Web Services
5 136 (46.10%) JSP
6 134 (45.42%) Hibernate
7 130 (44.07%) CSS
8 118 (40.00%) J2EE
9 85 (28.81%) Servlets
10 66 (22.37%) Java EE
11 61 (20.68%) jQuery
12 60 (20.34%) SOAP
13 43 (14.58%) Struts
13 43 (14.58%) EJB
14 42 (14.24%) Ajax
15 40 (13.56%) JMS
16 35 (11.86%) JDBC
16 35 (11.86%) JSON
17 31 (10.51%) REST
18 29 (9.83%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.86%) iPad
2 22 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.12%) Open Source
4 19 (6.44%) Social Media
5 9 (3.05%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.71%) Life Science
6 8 (2.71%) iPhone
6 8 (2.71%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.36%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.36%) Ontologies
10 4 (1.36%) Linked Data
10 4 (1.36%) Semantic Web
11 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.68%) Clustering
12 2 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 90 (30.51%) Linux
2 60 (20.34%) UNIX
3 57 (19.32%) Windows
4 22 (7.46%) Android
5 21 (7.12%) Solaris
6 19 (6.44%) Apple iOS
6 19 (6.44%) Windows Phone
7 16 (5.42%) Mac OS X
8 6 (2.03%) VxWorks
8 6 (2.03%) LynxOS
9 5 (1.69%) AIX
10 1 (0.34%) CentOS
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.42%) E-Commerce
2 62 (21.02%) Unit Testing
3 60 (20.34%) UML
4 59 (20.00%) TDD
5 56 (18.98%) MVC
6 52 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (16.27%) SOA
8 43 (14.58%) B2B
8 43 (14.58%) B2C
8 43 (14.58%) SEO
9 42 (14.24%) OO
10 39 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (11.19%) Waterfall
12 32 (10.85%) Software Architecture
13 28 (9.49%) Software Engineering
14 22 (7.46%) System Testing
15 21 (7.12%) Build Automation
16 20 (6.78%) Scrum
16 20 (6.78%) Integration Testing
17 19 (6.44%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 253 (85.76%) Java
2 152 (51.53%) JavaScript
3 125 (42.37%) SQL
4 43 (14.58%) PL/SQL
5 30 (10.17%) C++
6 29 (9.83%) Python
7 23 (7.80%) C
7 23 (7.80%) Shell Script
8 18 (6.10%) Perl
9 12 (4.07%) Groovy
10 9 (3.05%) ActionScript 3.0
10 9 (3.05%) PHP
10 9 (3.05%) C#
10 9 (3.05%) ActionScript
11 7 (2.37%) Apex Code
11 7 (2.37%) HQL
11 7 (2.37%) Ada
12 6 (2.03%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.69%) C-shell
13 5 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 52 (17.63%) Degree
2 18 (6.10%) Sun Certification
3 14 (4.75%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.71%) ISEB
4 8 (2.71%) OCPJWCD
4 8 (2.71%) CITP
4 8 (2.71%) MBCS
4 8 (2.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.37%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.75%) QA
2 7 (2.37%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.34%) Xen
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) YUM
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (21.69%) Oracle
2 54 (18.31%) hybris
3 37 (12.54%) JBoss
4 31 (10.51%) Demandware
4 31 (10.51%) ATG
5 14 (4.75%) Sun
5 14 (4.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (3.39%) Perforce
8 9 (3.05%) Pega
8 9 (3.05%) Facebook
9 7 (2.37%) Endeca
9 7 (2.37%) HP
10 5 (1.69%) Google
10 5 (1.69%) VMware
10 5 (1.69%) BEA
11 3 (1.02%) Talend
11 3 (1.02%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.02%) SAP
12 2 (0.68%) JD Edwards
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago