The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 76 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% - 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.94% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
127 119 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 14.85% 13.11% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 114 114 88
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Ant
Hampshire

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 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Behat
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) User Stories
2 6 (85.71%) Gherkin
2 6 (85.71%) System Testing
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Hudson
6 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
6 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) C++

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Behat
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Gherkin
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) User Stories
2 6 (85.71%) System Testing
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA