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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 298 309 302
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ant 155 157 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.32% 4.43% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 136 134 104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
3589 3547 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.90% 15.00% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 3009 2636
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 5 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 5 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 +14 37 £48,750 +8.33% 8
Hampshire +9 33 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Surrey -18 25 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Kent +31 24 £55,000 +30.95% 1
West Sussex +1 18 £48,750 +39.28%
East Sussex +15 15 £36,000 +2.85%
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Sussex -4 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 236 (80.00%) Java
2 166 (56.27%) Maven
3 160 (54.24%) Web Services
4 149 (50.51%) Git (software)
5 138 (46.78%) Linux
6 131 (44.41%) J2EE
7 124 (42.03%) Subversion
8 118 (40.00%) XML
8 118 (40.00%) Eclipse
9 115 (38.98%) Hibernate
9 115 (38.98%) Spring
10 114 (38.64%) HTML
11 113 (38.31%) Continuous Integration
12 104 (35.25%) CSS
13 102 (34.58%) JSP
14 99 (33.56%) JavaScript
15 98 (33.22%) Jenkins
16 97 (32.88%) SQL
17 94 (31.86%) Tomcat
18 92 (31.19%) JUnit
18 92 (31.19%) jQuery
19 91 (30.85%) Apache
20 80 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
21 77 (26.10%) MySQL
22 75 (25.42%) SOAP
23 74 (25.08%) JSON
24 73 (24.75%) Degree
24 73 (24.75%) JBoss
25 63 (21.36%) Scrum
26 61 (20.68%) AngularJS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 94 (31.86%) Tomcat
2 91 (30.85%) Apache
3 73 (24.75%) JBoss
4 44 (14.92%) Node.js
5 27 (9.15%) Apache Solr
6 24 (8.14%) WebSphere
6 24 (8.14%) WebLogic
7 22 (7.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.36%) IIS
8 4 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.36%) Liferay
9 3 (1.02%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.02%) WordPress
9 3 (1.02%) CMS
10 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.34%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Mingle
2 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.39%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.02%) Magento
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.39%) Force.com
2 6 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.46%) HTTP
2 8 (2.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.34%) NAS
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (26.10%) MySQL
2 23 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 19 (6.44%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 15 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.05%) Riak
8 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.36%) DB2
10 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.68%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.68%) HBase
11 2 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 166 (56.27%) Maven
2 149 (50.51%) Git (software)
3 124 (42.03%) Subversion
4 118 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 98 (33.22%) Jenkins
6 92 (31.19%) JUnit
7 59 (20.00%) JIRA
8 43 (14.58%) TestNG
9 24 (8.14%) Selenium
10 22 (7.46%) SoapUI
11 19 (6.44%) Hudson
12 16 (5.42%) Mockito
13 13 (4.41%) Gradle
14 8 (2.71%) Cucumber
15 7 (2.37%) jMock
16 5 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
17 4 (1.36%) Log4j
17 4 (1.36%) ClearCase
17 4 (1.36%) QUnit
18 3 (1.02%) GoogleTest
General
1 19 (6.44%) Finance
1 19 (6.44%) Retail
2 14 (4.75%) Publishing
3 13 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.36%) Marketing
5 3 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) Games
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 250 (84.75%) Developer
2 189 (64.07%) Java Developer
3 96 (32.54%) Senior Developer
4 82 (27.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 71 (24.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (11.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 28 (9.49%) Mobile Developer
8 27 (9.15%) J2EE Developer
9 19 (6.44%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 18 (6.10%) Software Engineer
11 16 (5.42%) Web Developer
12 15 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (5.08%) Android Developer
13 10 (3.39%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 10 (3.39%) Architect
14 8 (2.71%) Java Web Developer
15 7 (2.37%) SOA Architect
16 6 (2.03%) Front-End Developer
16 6 (2.03%) Front-End Web Developer
16 6 (2.03%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (54.24%) Web Services
2 131 (44.41%) J2EE
3 118 (40.00%) XML
4 115 (38.98%) Hibernate
4 115 (38.98%) Spring
5 114 (38.64%) HTML
6 104 (35.25%) CSS
7 102 (34.58%) JSP
8 92 (31.19%) jQuery
9 75 (25.42%) SOAP
10 74 (25.08%) JSON
11 61 (20.68%) AngularJS
12 54 (18.31%) JSF
13 52 (17.63%) HTML5
14 46 (15.59%) Servlets
15 45 (15.25%) REST
16 43 (14.58%) JSTL
17 42 (14.24%) RichFaces
18 41 (13.90%) Sencha Touch
19 40 (13.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (15.93%) Mobile App
3 40 (13.56%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.76%) Open Source
5 10 (3.39%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.36%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.02%) User Experience
8 3 (1.02%) W3C
8 3 (1.02%) Derivative
8 3 (1.02%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.68%) Physics
9 2 (0.68%) iPhone
9 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 138 (46.78%) Linux
2 30 (10.17%) Android
3 27 (9.15%) UNIX
4 23 (7.80%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.41%) Windows
6 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) AIX
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.34%) Debian
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (38.31%) Continuous Integration
2 80 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (21.36%) Scrum
4 59 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 57 (19.32%) MVC
5 57 (19.32%) Unit Testing
5 57 (19.32%) Integration Testing
6 52 (17.63%) TDD
7 47 (15.93%) SOA
8 42 (14.24%) Mobile Application Development
9 41 (13.90%) E-Commerce
10 38 (12.88%) UML
10 38 (12.88%) OOP
10 38 (12.88%) Configuration Management
11 31 (10.51%) OOD
11 31 (10.51%) Software Engineering
12 26 (8.81%) AOP
12 26 (8.81%) RUP
12 26 (8.81%) B2B
13 18 (6.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (80.00%) Java
2 99 (33.56%) JavaScript
3 97 (32.88%) SQL
4 31 (10.51%) Ruby
5 25 (8.47%) AspectJ
5 25 (8.47%) HQL
6 22 (7.46%) Python
7 20 (6.78%) PHP
8 17 (5.76%) Groovy
9 15 (5.08%) XPath
9 15 (5.08%) XQuery
10 14 (4.75%) Perl
11 13 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 13 (4.41%) Scala
12 11 (3.73%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.39%) Apex Code
14 8 (2.71%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.03%) Objective-C
15 6 (2.03%) C
16 4 (1.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 73 (24.75%) Degree
2 5 (1.69%) ISTQB
2 5 (1.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.10%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) DICOM
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) XenServer
2 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.34%) KVM
2 1 (0.34%) LXC
2 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.03%) Puppet
3 4 (1.36%) Nagios
3 4 (1.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (14.24%) hybris
2 41 (13.90%) Sencha
2 41 (13.90%) Xamarin
2 41 (13.90%) Kony
3 36 (12.20%) Oracle
4 27 (9.15%) Endeca
5 23 (7.80%) IBM
6 10 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.71%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.37%) Google
9 6 (2.03%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.69%) VMware
11 3 (1.02%) Adobe
12 2 (0.68%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.34%) ATG
13 1 (0.34%) Citrix
13 1 (0.34%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.34%) Cisco
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent high level package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Really Good !
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
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CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
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