The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 54 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.96% 1.28% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 9.21% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Ant
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
64 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.35% 13.84% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 61 75 68
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
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 29 August 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 +2 2 £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 29 August 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 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
5 3 (37.50%) LDAP
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
6 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
6 2 (25.00%) ForgeRock
6 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) X.509
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) SSH
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Vaadin
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) J2ME
5 1 (12.50%) JAAS
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Progress
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (12.50%) Sun