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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 66 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% 0.53% 7.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 2.94% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
76 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.05% 17.89% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 33
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 £36,300 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Struts
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 10 (83.33%) ATG
3 8 (66.67%) Log4j
3 8 (66.67%) Interwoven
3 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (66.67%) Retail
3 8 (66.67%) Subversion
3 8 (66.67%) Content Management
3 8 (66.67%) XMLBeans
3 8 (66.67%) Ajax
3 8 (66.67%) Web 2.0
3 8 (66.67%) XPath
3 8 (66.67%) JMS
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) XSLT
3 8 (66.67%) UNIX
3 8 (66.67%) HPUX
3 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (66.67%) Linux

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Tridion
2 4 (33.33%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (66.67%) Log4j
2 8 (66.67%) Subversion
2 8 (66.67%) JUnit
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Struts
2 8 (66.67%) Servlets
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) XSLT
2 8 (66.67%) JMS
2 8 (66.67%) XMLBeans
2 8 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (50.00%) JSTL
3 6 (50.00%) XHTML
3 6 (50.00%) EJB
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) JDBC
3 6 (50.00%) JSP
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) HPUX
1 8 (66.67%) Solaris
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Content Management
3 6 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) XPath
3 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) ATG
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 8 (66.67%) Interwoven
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Blue Martini
3 6 (50.00%) Elastic Path
4 4 (33.33%) hybris
4 4 (33.33%) Demandware
4 4 (33.33%) Endeca
4 4 (33.33%) Adobe
5 2 (16.67%) Sun
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