The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 70 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -27
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.03% 0.31% 9.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.22% 1.59% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
73 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.52% 19.50% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 25
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,800 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ant
Hertfordshire

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 29 July 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
1 15 (100.00%) Struts
1 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 15 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 15 (100.00%) ATG
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) Apache
3 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) Maven
3 9 (60.00%) Endeca
3 9 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) JPA
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 9 (60.00%) hybris
3 9 (60.00%) Demandware
4 8 (53.33%) Retail
5 7 (46.67%) Fredhopper
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (46.67%) HTML5
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) Adobe
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) DB2
6 6 (40.00%) JUnit
6 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (60.00%) Apache
1 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (40.00%) MQSeries
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Fredhopper
2 6 (40.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) DB2
2 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (60.00%) Maven
3 6 (40.00%) Log4j
3 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (53.33%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Team Leader
2 7 (46.67%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (46.67%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Struts
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) JPA
4 7 (46.67%) HTML5
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) JDBC
5 6 (40.00%) JSP
5 6 (40.00%) Servlets
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) XSLT
5 6 (40.00%) XHTML
5 6 (40.00%) JMS
5 6 (40.00%) XMLBeans
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) JSTL
5 6 (40.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) HPUX
1 6 (40.00%) Solaris
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) Content Management
3 6 (40.00%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) XPath
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) ATG
2 9 (60.00%) Endeca
2 9 (60.00%) hybris
2 9 (60.00%) Demandware
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) Adobe
4 6 (40.00%) Interwoven
4 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Elastic Path
4 6 (40.00%) Blue Martini
5 2 (13.33%) Intershop