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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 84 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.21% - 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.78% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
72 111 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.55% 13.91% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 97 105
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Behat
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Behat
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA