The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 56 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.48% 3.69% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.93% 19.61% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 5
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
112 102 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.62% 18.82% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 99 85 43
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Ant
South Wales

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ant
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Ant Salary Trend in Cardiff

Ant
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 20 (90.91%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) Maven
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) TDD
6 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 11 (50.00%) CruiseControl
6 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (45.45%) SoapUI
7 10 (45.45%) WebDriver
7 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
7 10 (45.45%) Selenium
7 10 (45.45%) Groovy
7 10 (45.45%) SOAP
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
8 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
8 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (36.36%) Oracle
9 8 (36.36%) JUnit
10 7 (31.82%) SOA
10 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 6 (27.27%) JBehave
11 6 (27.27%) Subversion
11 6 (27.27%) Spring
11 6 (27.27%) BDD
11 6 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (27.27%) Apache Ivy

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Maven
2 11 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (45.45%) WebDriver
3 10 (45.45%) SoapUI
3 10 (45.45%) Selenium
4 8 (36.36%) JUnit
5 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 6 (27.27%) Subversion
6 6 (27.27%) JBehave
6 6 (27.27%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (13.64%) Calabash
7 3 (13.64%) Hudson
7 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
8 2 (9.09%) JIRA
8 2 (9.09%) Gerrit
9 1 (4.55%) Grunt
9 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Build Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Release Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Build and Release Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 10 (45.45%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) Spring
4 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
5 4 (18.18%) Struts
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) J2EE
6 3 (13.64%) JSP
6 3 (13.64%) Java EE
6 3 (13.64%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (13.64%) JPA
7 2 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) JMS
7 2 (9.09%) Servlets
7 2 (9.09%) EJB
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
8 5 (22.73%) UML
8 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) Code Coverage
10 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
10 2 (9.09%) Test Management
10 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
10 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Groovy
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) XQuery
5 2 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sencha