The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 70 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.10% 0.22% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.49% 1.47% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +98.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £63,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £71,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Ant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
148 136 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.29% 15.20% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 118 130 99
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,200
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 Southampton

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Ant Salary Trend in Southampton

Ant
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (100.00%) Maven
1 21 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (76.19%) Integration Testing
2 16 (76.19%) Subversion
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) Middleware
2 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
3 12 (57.14%) SOA
3 12 (57.14%) B2B
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (47.62%) ERP
5 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Release Management
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Node.js
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
2 16 (76.19%) Subversion
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Behat
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) SOA Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Release Manager
3 3 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) Middleware
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
3 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 3 (14.29%) Ember.js
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (76.19%) Integration Testing
2 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
3 12 (57.14%) SOA
3 12 (57.14%) B2B
4 10 (47.62%) ERP
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Release Management
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) User Stories
8 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft