The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 52 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 7 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.67% 1.86% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.43% 10.48% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £25,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 105 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.76% 17.80% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 67 104 79
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Ant
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Ant Salary Trend in Suffolk

Ant
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Ant
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Ipswich +7 4 £35,000 +55.55%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £31,000 -
Ant
East of England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Subversion
2 8 (80.00%) Maven
3 7 (70.00%) Apache
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) UNIX
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
7 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
8 2 (20.00%) JSF
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) SSH
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Subversion
2 8 (80.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) JSF
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) Vaadin
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Google Maps API
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) JAAS
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Online Games
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Physics
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (20.00%) Progress
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sun