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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 58 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 9 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.32% 4.31% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 24.21% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 4
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 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 95 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.11% 17.79% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 39
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 29 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Maven
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (66.67%) TDD
5 11 (61.11%) CruiseControl
5 11 (61.11%) Web Services
5 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
6 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
6 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 10 (55.56%) WebDriver
6 10 (55.56%) Groovy
6 10 (55.56%) Selenium
7 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
7 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (44.44%) Scrum
8 8 (44.44%) Oracle
9 7 (38.89%) SOAP
9 7 (38.89%) Finance
9 7 (38.89%) SOA
10 6 (33.33%) Subversion
10 6 (33.33%) JUnit
10 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 6 (33.33%) JBehave
10 6 (33.33%) BDD
10 6 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
11 5 (27.78%) SQL
11 5 (27.78%) UNIX

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 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 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Maven
2 11 (61.11%) CruiseControl
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (33.33%) JUnit
4 6 (33.33%) JBehave
4 6 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (16.67%) Hudson
5 3 (16.67%) Calabash
6 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (5.56%) Grunt
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Release Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Software Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Build and Release Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Build Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (11.11%) Servlets
4 2 (11.11%) EJB
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (5.56%) JPA
5 1 (5.56%) Struts
5 1 (5.56%) J2SE
5 1 (5.56%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
9 4 (22.22%) OO
10 3 (16.67%) UML
10 3 (16.67%) MVC
11 2 (11.11%) Code Coverage
11 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (11.11%) Test Management
11 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
11 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
12 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Groovy
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) XQuery
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle