The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 121 118 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ant 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.15% 2.77% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Ant
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
349 253 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.21% 12.71% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 307 230 242
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Ant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (97.30%) JavaScript
3 33 (89.19%) HTML
4 32 (86.49%) MVC
5 31 (83.78%) jQuery
5 31 (83.78%) HTML5
5 31 (83.78%) AngularJS
6 29 (78.38%) SOA
7 27 (72.97%) CSS
8 23 (62.16%) XML
8 23 (62.16%) WebLogic
9 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
10 19 (51.35%) Ruby
10 19 (51.35%) WebSphere
10 19 (51.35%) Web Development
10 19 (51.35%) JSON
10 19 (51.35%) JIRA
10 19 (51.35%) Selenium
10 19 (51.35%) PHP
10 19 (51.35%) JUnit
10 19 (51.35%) Python
10 19 (51.35%) OOP
10 19 (51.35%) JBoss
10 19 (51.35%) CSS3
10 19 (51.35%) PhoneGap
10 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
10 19 (51.35%) Open Source
10 19 (51.35%) Mobile Development
11 18 (48.65%) Oracle

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (62.16%) WebLogic
2 19 (51.35%) JBoss
2 19 (51.35%) WebSphere
3 7 (18.92%) CMS
4 4 (10.81%) Apache
4 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) JUnit
1 19 (51.35%) JIRA
1 19 (51.35%) Selenium
1 19 (51.35%) Git (software)
2 18 (48.65%) Maven
3 16 (43.24%) Subversion
4 14 (37.84%) Gradle
5 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 4 (10.81%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
1 33 (89.19%) Java Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Java Software Engineer
2 19 (51.35%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Java Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) jQuery
2 31 (83.78%) HTML5
2 31 (83.78%) AngularJS
3 27 (72.97%) CSS
4 23 (62.16%) XML
5 19 (51.35%) JSON
5 19 (51.35%) CSS3
5 19 (51.35%) PhoneGap
6 18 (48.65%) Spring
7 16 (43.24%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (37.84%) JPA
8 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
8 14 (37.84%) Java EE
9 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (16.22%) Apache Camel
9 6 (16.22%) Play Framework
9 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
9 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (16.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (86.49%) MVC
3 29 (78.38%) SOA
4 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
5 19 (51.35%) Web Development
5 19 (51.35%) Open Source
5 19 (51.35%) OOP
5 19 (51.35%) Mobile Development
6 16 (43.24%) Build Automation
7 13 (35.14%) TDD
8 12 (32.43%) SDLC
9 7 (18.92%) Scrum
9 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.22%) Refactoring
10 6 (16.22%) Release Management
10 6 (16.22%) API Design
11 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
11 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (97.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (51.35%) PHP
3 19 (51.35%) Python
3 19 (51.35%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) XPath
4 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle
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