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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 340 313 296
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ant 110 143 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.70% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.24% 4.06% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 91 133 138
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3393 3525 3019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.89% 17.17% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3069 3043 2528
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Kent -13 24 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -5 21 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Buckinghamshire - 19 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +3 15 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Oxfordshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +12 8 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Sussex -20 5 £50,500 +9.18% 2
East Sussex +9 4 £46,250 +23.33%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 171 (84.24%) Java
2 130 (64.04%) Maven
3 108 (53.20%) XML
4 107 (52.71%) Spring
5 103 (50.74%) Linux
6 96 (47.29%) JavaScript
7 93 (45.81%) JSP
8 92 (45.32%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (44.83%) SQL
10 89 (43.84%) Web Services
11 84 (41.38%) Eclipse
12 83 (40.89%) Subversion
13 73 (35.96%) J2EE
14 69 (33.99%) HTML
15 68 (33.50%) Hibernate
16 66 (32.51%) Servlets
17 64 (31.53%) CSS
17 64 (31.53%) JUnit
18 62 (30.54%) Java EE
19 61 (30.05%) Scrum
20 57 (28.08%) MVC
21 56 (27.59%) Git (software)
22 54 (26.60%) Oracle
23 52 (25.62%) jQuery
24 49 (24.14%) SQL Server
25 48 (23.65%) Tomcat
25 48 (23.65%) Relational Database
26 45 (22.17%) E-Commerce
26 45 (22.17%) JDBC
26 45 (22.17%) Spring MVC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 48 (23.65%) Tomcat
2 38 (18.72%) JBoss
3 23 (11.33%) WebLogic
3 23 (11.33%) WebSphere
4 21 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (8.87%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (8.37%) Node.js
7 14 (6.90%) Apache
8 9 (4.43%) CMS
9 6 (2.96%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (2.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (2.46%) ATG Dynamo
10 5 (2.46%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (2.46%) WildFly
11 4 (1.97%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.97%) Liferay
12 3 (1.48%) IIS
12 3 (1.48%) WordPress
13 1 (0.49%) Mule
13 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.48%) Mingle
3 2 (0.99%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.34%) Bluemix
2 10 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.93%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.82%) Internet
2 5 (2.46%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 48 (23.65%) Relational Database
3 44 (21.67%) MySQL
4 37 (18.23%) RDBMS
5 24 (11.82%) Big Data
6 13 (6.40%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.42%) DB2
8 8 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.94%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.45%) Riak
10 6 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 130 (64.04%) Maven
2 84 (41.38%) Eclipse
3 83 (40.89%) Subversion
4 64 (31.53%) JUnit
5 56 (27.59%) Git (software)
6 44 (21.67%) Jenkins
6 44 (21.67%) JIRA
7 26 (12.81%) Mockito
8 17 (8.37%) Selenium
8 17 (8.37%) TestNG
9 16 (7.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (7.88%) Gradle
10 9 (4.43%) Grunt
10 9 (4.43%) Hudson
10 9 (4.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (3.94%) Bugzilla
11 8 (3.94%) Log4j
12 7 (3.45%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.96%) Liquibase
13 6 (2.96%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (11.82%) Finance
2 19 (9.36%) Publishing
3 7 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.46%) Law
5 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.48%) Retail
7 2 (0.99%) Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 149 (73.40%) Developer
2 124 (61.08%) Java Developer
3 62 (30.54%) Senior Developer
4 57 (28.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (10.84%) Java Engineer
6 20 (9.85%) Software Engineer
7 18 (8.87%) Web Developer
8 17 (8.37%) Java Software Engineer
8 17 (8.37%) Java Web Developer
9 16 (7.88%) J2EE Developer
9 16 (7.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Senior Java Web Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
11 13 (6.40%) Software Developer
12 11 (5.42%) Junior
13 10 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
13 10 (4.93%) Linux Developer
14 9 (4.43%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (53.20%) XML
2 107 (52.71%) Spring
3 93 (45.81%) JSP
4 89 (43.84%) Web Services
5 73 (35.96%) J2EE
6 69 (33.99%) HTML
7 68 (33.50%) Hibernate
8 66 (32.51%) Servlets
9 64 (31.53%) CSS
10 62 (30.54%) Java EE
11 52 (25.62%) jQuery
12 45 (22.17%) JDBC
12 45 (22.17%) Spring MVC
13 36 (17.73%) SOAP
14 33 (16.26%) JMS
15 32 (15.76%) JSF
16 31 (15.27%) RESTful
17 28 (13.79%) REST
18 27 (13.30%) JSON
19 19 (9.36%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) iPad
2 18 (8.87%) Semantic Web
3 16 (7.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.46%) Clustering
6 4 (1.97%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.97%) Cybercrime
6 4 (1.97%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.97%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.97%) Physics
7 3 (1.48%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.49%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 103 (50.74%) Linux
2 38 (18.72%) Windows
3 37 (18.23%) Unix
4 9 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.97%) Solaris
6 2 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (45.32%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.05%) Scrum
3 57 (28.08%) MVC
4 45 (22.17%) E-Commerce
5 43 (21.18%) Unit Testing
6 42 (20.69%) UML
7 33 (16.26%) OOD
7 33 (16.26%) OOP
8 32 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (15.27%) Software Engineering
10 28 (13.79%) B2C
11 26 (12.81%) RUP
12 25 (12.32%) SEO
12 25 (12.32%) TDD
13 24 (11.82%) B2B
14 23 (11.33%) SOA
15 21 (10.34%) AOP
15 21 (10.34%) Release Management
16 19 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (8.87%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 171 (84.24%) Java
2 96 (47.29%) JavaScript
3 91 (44.83%) SQL
4 24 (11.82%) Python
5 21 (10.34%) AspectJ
6 16 (7.88%) Ruby
7 13 (6.40%) C++
8 10 (4.93%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.93%) XPath
9 9 (4.43%) Perl
9 9 (4.43%) Scala
10 7 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.45%) PHP
10 7 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.46%) C#
11 5 (2.46%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (1.97%) Groovy
13 3 (1.48%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.99%) C
15 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.78%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) OCA
2 6 (2.96%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (2.96%) Sun Certification
3 5 (2.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.99%) ISEB
4 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.43%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.46%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (11.82%) Puppet
2 17 (8.37%) Ansible
3 7 (3.45%) Nagios
4 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (26.60%) Oracle
2 31 (15.27%) hybris
3 29 (14.29%) IBM
4 9 (4.43%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.45%) ATG
5 7 (3.45%) VMware
6 6 (2.96%) Sun
7 4 (1.97%) FatWire
8 3 (1.48%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.48%) Rally
9 2 (0.99%) BroadVision
9 2 (0.99%) HP
9 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.99%) Splunk
9 2 (0.99%) Twitter
10 1 (0.49%) Adobe
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