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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 120 111 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ant 8 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.98% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.39% 7.66% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 2
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
335 274 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.89% 12.85% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 309 246 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,350 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 August 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 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 31 (91.18%) HTML
4 29 (85.29%) MVC
5 28 (82.35%) jQuery
5 28 (82.35%) HTML5
5 28 (82.35%) AngularJS
6 25 (73.53%) SOA
7 24 (70.59%) CSS
8 20 (58.82%) XML
9 19 (55.88%) WebLogic
10 17 (50.00%) Oracle
10 17 (50.00%) Spring
10 17 (50.00%) Maven
10 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
11 16 (47.06%) Ruby
11 16 (47.06%) WebSphere
11 16 (47.06%) Web Development
11 16 (47.06%) PHP
11 16 (47.06%) JUnit
11 16 (47.06%) OOP
11 16 (47.06%) JBoss
11 16 (47.06%) Python
11 16 (47.06%) Open Source
11 16 (47.06%) CSS3
11 16 (47.06%) PhoneGap
11 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
11 16 (47.06%) JSON
11 16 (47.06%) JIRA

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (55.88%) WebLogic
2 16 (47.06%) JBoss
2 16 (47.06%) WebSphere
3 7 (20.59%) CMS
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Force.com
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Maven
2 16 (47.06%) JIRA
2 16 (47.06%) Selenium
2 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 16 (47.06%) JUnit
3 15 (44.12%) Subversion
4 14 (41.18%) Gradle
5 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
6 3 (8.82%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
1 30 (88.24%) Java Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Java Software Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 28 (82.35%) HTML5
2 28 (82.35%) jQuery
2 28 (82.35%) AngularJS
3 24 (70.59%) CSS
4 20 (58.82%) XML
5 17 (50.00%) Spring
6 16 (47.06%) CSS3
6 16 (47.06%) PhoneGap
6 16 (47.06%) JSON
7 15 (44.12%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (41.18%) JPA
8 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
8 14 (41.18%) Java EE
9 7 (20.59%) .NET
10 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (17.65%) Apache Camel
10 6 (17.65%) Play Framework
10 6 (17.65%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) MVC
3 25 (73.53%) SOA
4 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (47.06%) Web Development
5 16 (47.06%) OOP
5 16 (47.06%) Open Source
5 16 (47.06%) Mobile Development
6 15 (44.12%) Build Automation
7 13 (38.24%) TDD
8 12 (35.29%) SDLC
9 7 (20.59%) Scrum
9 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
10 6 (17.65%) Release Management
10 6 (17.65%) API Design
11 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (8.82%) UML
11 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) PHP
3 16 (47.06%) Python
3 16 (47.06%) Ruby
4 3 (8.82%) XPath
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Informatica
2 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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