The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 95 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.53% 2.22% 1.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.92% 15.75% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 14
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Ant
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
122 146 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.85% 14.12% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 111 129 145
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Ant
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Chippenham -26 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Swindon +2 1 £37,500 -
Ant
South West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
1 25 (100.00%) Maven
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) SOAP
3 22 (88.00%) XML
4 18 (72.00%) JPA
5 16 (64.00%) Web Services
6 15 (60.00%) HTML
6 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (60.00%) Android
6 15 (60.00%) Apple iOS
7 14 (56.00%) Subversion
8 13 (52.00%) SQL
8 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
8 13 (52.00%) NetBeans
8 13 (52.00%) Degree
8 13 (52.00%) Android Development
8 13 (52.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (48.00%) CSS
9 12 (48.00%) UML
9 12 (48.00%) XHTML
9 12 (48.00%) WSDL
9 12 (48.00%) Adobe
9 12 (48.00%) Internet
9 12 (48.00%) MVC
9 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
9 12 (48.00%) TDD
9 12 (48.00%) Web Development

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 12 (48.00%) Joomla!
1 12 (48.00%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Maven
2 14 (56.00%) Subversion
3 13 (52.00%) NetBeans
3 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
4 12 (48.00%) Apache Ivy
5 6 (24.00%) JMeter
5 6 (24.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.00%) Hudson
6 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (12.00%) FitNesse
7 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
1 25 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Junior
2 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Graduate
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
2 22 (88.00%) SOAP
2 22 (88.00%) XML
3 18 (72.00%) JPA
4 16 (64.00%) Web Services
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) CSS
6 12 (48.00%) XHTML
6 12 (48.00%) WSDL
6 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (48.00%) Dojo
6 12 (48.00%) Spring MVC
6 12 (48.00%) Apache Flex
6 12 (48.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 12 (48.00%) HTML5
7 6 (24.00%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (24.00%) EJB
8 4 (16.00%) JSF
8 4 (16.00%) Java EE
9 3 (12.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (48.00%) RIA
1 12 (48.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Android
1 15 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (52.00%) Android Development
3 13 (52.00%) iOS Development
4 12 (48.00%) Web Development
4 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 12 (48.00%) UML
4 12 (48.00%) MVC
5 10 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) C
4 3 (12.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Adobe
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle