The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 203 163 194
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Permanent jobs citing Ant 33 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 1.13% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.05% 5.91% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1083 1033 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.93% 19.19% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 957 898 710
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ant
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the South West region.

Ant Salary Trend in the South West

Ant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in the South West

Ant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bristol +3 25 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Somerset -1 4 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Wiltshire -32 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 81 (96.43%) Java
2 67 (79.76%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (75.00%) Spring
4 60 (71.43%) XML
5 59 (70.24%) Maven
6 57 (67.86%) TDD
7 45 (53.57%) UML
8 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
8 43 (51.19%) Eclipse
9 42 (50.00%) Hibernate
10 40 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (44.05%) JUnit
12 36 (42.86%) Subversion
13 35 (41.67%) Web Services
13 35 (41.67%) MongoDB
14 34 (40.48%) JPA
14 34 (40.48%) HTML
15 33 (39.29%) CSS
15 33 (39.29%) SOAP
15 33 (39.29%) J2EE
16 32 (38.10%) Finance
16 32 (38.10%) Degree
16 32 (38.10%) Computer Science
17 30 (35.71%) SC Cleared
17 30 (35.71%) Security Cleared
18 28 (33.33%) Unit Testing
18 28 (33.33%) Jenkins
18 28 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
18 28 (33.33%) SQL
18 28 (33.33%) JMS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (29.76%) WebSphere
1 25 (29.76%) Joomla!
1 25 (29.76%) Alfresco
2 24 (28.57%) JBoss
3 23 (27.38%) WebLogic
4 14 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
6 6 (7.14%) Jetty
7 5 (5.95%) Apache
8 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
8 4 (4.76%) IIS
9 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.76%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 20 (23.81%) RDBMS
4 11 (13.10%) Big Data
5 7 (8.33%) MySQL
6 6 (7.14%) Riak
6 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 59 (70.24%) Maven
2 43 (51.19%) Eclipse
3 37 (44.05%) JUnit
4 36 (42.86%) Subversion
5 28 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 25 (29.76%) Apache Ivy
7 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 14 (16.67%) Hudson
8 14 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
9 8 (9.52%) NetBeans
10 6 (7.14%) Bugzilla
10 6 (7.14%) JIRA
11 5 (5.95%) Selenium
12 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
12 4 (4.76%) TestNG
13 2 (2.38%) Gradle
14 1 (1.19%) JMeter
14 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
14 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
14 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
General
1 32 (38.10%) Finance
2 26 (30.95%) Banking
3 18 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 14 (16.67%) French Language
5 4 (4.76%) Marketing
5 4 (4.76%) Electronics
5 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (75.00%) Developer
2 57 (67.86%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 15 (17.86%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Software Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Integration Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (1.19%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.19%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (1.19%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.19%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (75.00%) Spring
2 60 (71.43%) XML
3 42 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 35 (41.67%) Web Services
5 34 (40.48%) JPA
5 34 (40.48%) HTML
6 33 (39.29%) CSS
6 33 (39.29%) SOAP
6 33 (39.29%) J2EE
7 28 (33.33%) JMS
8 26 (30.95%) JSP
9 25 (29.76%) Dojo
9 25 (29.76%) Spring MVC
9 25 (29.76%) Apache Flex
9 25 (29.76%) Spring Web Flow
9 25 (29.76%) XHTML
9 25 (29.76%) WSDL
9 25 (29.76%) HTML5
10 23 (27.38%) Servlets
11 20 (23.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 28 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (32.14%) Open Source
4 25 (29.76%) RIA
5 22 (26.19%) Client/Server
5 22 (26.19%) N-Tier
6 14 (16.67%) SWIFT
6 14 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (4.76%) DTV
8 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.95%) Apple iOS
1 26 (30.95%) Android
2 23 (27.38%) UNIX
3 13 (15.48%) Linux
4 5 (5.95%) Windows
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (79.76%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (67.86%) TDD
3 45 (53.57%) UML
4 40 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 26 (30.95%) Android Development
6 26 (30.95%) iOS Development
7 25 (29.76%) MVC
7 25 (29.76%) Web Development
8 22 (26.19%) Scrum
9 15 (17.86%) Software Engineering
10 14 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.14%) OO
13 4 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.76%) SOA
13 4 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
14 2 (2.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 81 (96.43%) Java
2 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.38%) Python
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
6 2 (2.38%) PHP
6 2 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) C
7 1 (1.19%) C#
7 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) Degree
2 30 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 30 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Puppet
1 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (32.14%) Oracle
2 25 (29.76%) Adobe
3 20 (23.81%) IBM
4 16 (19.05%) VMware
5 14 (16.67%) Google
6 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.76%) SAP
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.38%) Sybase
7 2 (2.38%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.19%) webMethods
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