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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 101 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.34% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
268 158 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.92% 9.39% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 234 133 158
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £62,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 1 April 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 31 (96.88%) Java
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (93.75%) SOA
3 29 (90.63%) XML
4 25 (78.13%) HTML
4 25 (78.13%) CSS
4 25 (78.13%) MVC
5 24 (75.00%) jQuery
5 24 (75.00%) HTML5
5 24 (75.00%) AngularJS
6 23 (71.88%) WebLogic
6 23 (71.88%) OOP
6 23 (71.88%) JSON
6 23 (71.88%) JIRA
6 23 (71.88%) Git (software)
6 23 (71.88%) PhoneGap
6 23 (71.88%) Mobile Development
7 17 (53.13%) JUnit
7 17 (53.13%) JBoss
7 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
7 17 (53.13%) WebSphere
7 17 (53.13%) Selenium
7 17 (53.13%) CSS3
8 14 (43.75%) Oracle
9 12 (37.50%) UML
9 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
10 11 (34.38%) PHP
10 11 (34.38%) Python

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (71.88%) WebLogic
2 17 (53.13%) JBoss
2 17 (53.13%) WebSphere
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (18.75%) Apache
3 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) JIRA
1 23 (71.88%) Git (software)
2 17 (53.13%) Selenium
2 17 (53.13%) JUnit
3 8 (25.00%) Maven
4 7 (21.88%) Subversion
5 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
5 6 (18.75%) NetBeans
5 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (6.25%) Gradle
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
4 11 (34.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (25.00%) Architect
6 6 (18.75%) Java Architect
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) IT Assistant
9 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) XML
2 25 (78.13%) CSS
2 25 (78.13%) HTML
3 24 (75.00%) jQuery
3 24 (75.00%) HTML5
3 24 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 23 (71.88%) PhoneGap
4 23 (71.88%) JSON
5 17 (53.13%) CSS3
6 8 (25.00%) Spring
7 7 (21.88%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (21.88%) Apache Camel
8 6 (18.75%) Mustache
8 6 (18.75%) Backbone.js
8 6 (18.75%) J2EE
8 6 (18.75%) Ajax
8 6 (18.75%) JSP
8 6 (18.75%) SOAP
8 6 (18.75%) Struts
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Open Source
2 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 6 (18.75%) User Experience
3 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
1 6 (18.75%) Android
1 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
1 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (93.75%) SOA
3 25 (78.13%) MVC
4 23 (71.88%) OOP
4 23 (71.88%) Mobile Development
5 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
6 12 (37.50%) UML
7 11 (34.38%) Web Development
8 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (21.88%) Build Automation
11 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 6 (18.75%) Web Design
12 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.50%) Scrum
12 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (12.50%) Logistics
12 4 (12.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
2 11 (34.38%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) Ruby
3 6 (18.75%) XPath
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 6 (18.75%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 4 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (12.50%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Sencha
2 6 (18.75%) Talend
3 4 (12.50%) Appcelerator
4 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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