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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 64 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.47% 3.15% 2.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.49% 17.82% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 1
Average salary £26,589 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
86 101 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.37% 17.69% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 26
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,589 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (94.44%) Maven
2 16 (88.89%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
4 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
5 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (61.11%) Web Services
6 10 (55.56%) TDD
6 10 (55.56%) CruiseControl
6 10 (55.56%) Groovy
6 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 10 (55.56%) Selenium
6 10 (55.56%) WebDriver
6 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
6 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
7 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 9 (50.00%) Oracle
7 9 (50.00%) JUnit
8 7 (38.89%) SOAP
8 7 (38.89%) SOA
8 7 (38.89%) Subversion
8 7 (38.89%) Finance
8 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (33.33%) JBehave
9 6 (33.33%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (33.33%) Scrum
9 6 (33.33%) J2EE
9 6 (33.33%) OO
10 5 (27.78%) Hibernate

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Maven
2 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) CruiseControl
3 10 (55.56%) Selenium
3 10 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
4 9 (50.00%) JUnit
5 7 (38.89%) Subversion
6 6 (33.33%) JBehave
7 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
8 3 (16.67%) Calabash
8 3 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) Hudson
9 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) SOAP
3 6 (33.33%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) JSP
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) Servlets
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) EJB
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) Struts
7 1 (5.56%) J2SE
7 1 (5.56%) JPA
7 1 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 3 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (38.89%) SOA
6 6 (33.33%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) OOD
9 3 (16.67%) OOP
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (16.67%) MVC
9 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (11.11%) Test Management
10 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Groovy
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
5 2 (11.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
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