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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 102 122 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ant 37 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 0.097% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.12% 1.00% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37 2 9
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
282 201 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.82% 9.73% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 254 183 160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 38 (97.44%) Java
1 38 (97.44%) JavaScript
2 37 (94.87%) HTML
2 37 (94.87%) CSS
2 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (94.87%) jQuery
3 36 (92.31%) JIRA
3 36 (92.31%) XML
3 36 (92.31%) SOA
4 35 (89.74%) OOP
4 35 (89.74%) MVC
4 35 (89.74%) Git (software)
4 35 (89.74%) SC Cleared
4 35 (89.74%) Security Cleared
4 35 (89.74%) HTML5
4 35 (89.74%) JSON
4 35 (89.74%) PhoneGap
4 35 (89.74%) AngularJS
5 33 (84.62%) Mentoring
6 29 (74.36%) Windows
6 29 (74.36%) User Experience
6 29 (74.36%) Windows 8
6 29 (74.36%) Ajax
6 29 (74.36%) Sencha
6 29 (74.36%) Apple iOS
6 29 (74.36%) Android
7 25 (64.10%) ActionScript 3.0
7 25 (64.10%) Mobile App
7 25 (64.10%) Android Development
7 25 (64.10%) iOS Development

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
1 7 (17.95%) JBoss
1 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (92.31%) JIRA
2 35 (89.74%) Git (software)
3 25 (64.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (15.38%) Selenium
4 6 (15.38%) JUnit
5 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
5 4 (10.26%) Subversion
5 4 (10.26%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 24 (61.54%) Retail
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Applications Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Mobile Developer
3 17 (43.59%) Senior Developer
4 14 (35.90%) Senior Applications Developer
4 14 (35.90%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.56%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.56%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) CSS
1 37 (94.87%) HTML
1 37 (94.87%) jQuery
2 36 (92.31%) XML
3 35 (89.74%) HTML5
3 35 (89.74%) AngularJS
3 35 (89.74%) JSON
3 35 (89.74%) PhoneGap
4 29 (74.36%) Ajax
5 25 (64.10%) Silverlight
6 6 (15.38%) Apache Camel
6 6 (15.38%) CSS3
7 4 (10.26%) JSP
8 3 (7.69%) J2EE
9 2 (5.13%) Spring
9 2 (5.13%) .NET
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (5.13%) JSTL
10 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (74.36%) User Experience
2 25 (64.10%) N-Tier
2 25 (64.10%) Blackberry
2 25 (64.10%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
1 29 (74.36%) Android
1 29 (74.36%) Apple iOS
1 29 (74.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (92.31%) SOA
3 35 (89.74%) MVC
3 35 (89.74%) OOP
4 33 (84.62%) Mentoring
5 25 (64.10%) Android Development
5 25 (64.10%) iOS Development
6 24 (61.54%) E-Commerce
7 23 (58.97%) Scrum
8 7 (17.95%) UML
9 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
11 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.56%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
1 38 (97.44%) JavaScript
2 25 (64.10%) ActionScript
2 25 (64.10%) Objective-C
2 25 (64.10%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) XPath
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (89.74%) SC Cleared
1 35 (89.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Sencha
2 25 (64.10%) Appcelerator
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) Talend
5 1 (2.56%) hybris
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