The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 73 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ant 4 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.50% 1.78% 3.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.96% 10.26% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 19
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Ant
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
101 117 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.66% 17.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 105 88
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Scala
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) JUnit
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 3 (42.86%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) JPA
6 2 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (28.57%) JSF
6 2 (28.57%) TestNG
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) RESTful
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) IntelliJ
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) TestNG
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
4 2 (28.57%) Gradle
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Akka
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) JSF
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) BEA