The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 68 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.98% - 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.12% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Ant
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
98 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.99% 11.62% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 79 38 28
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Ant
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Ant Salary Trend in Watford

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) Sun Certification

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) Log4j
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (12.50%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) Interwoven