The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
North West / Cheshire
Rank 85 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ant 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.46% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 2.47% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 9
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
188 243 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.38% 18.44% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 155 223 321
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +10 3 - -
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 5 (35.71%) OOP
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) JBoss
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) JUnit
5 5 (35.71%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) iPad
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) JMS
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) Advertising
7 3 (21.43%) TDD

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) GIS
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) EasyMock
4 3 (21.43%) Mockito
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 2 (14.29%) Log4j
6 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.14%) Gradle
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Architect
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) JMS
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Commons
6 2 (14.29%) JDBC
6 2 (14.29%) JNDI
6 2 (14.29%) JSP
7 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Contactless
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle