The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 117 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.056% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 0.32% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Ant
North West

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
278 316 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.22% 17.74% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 234 272 230
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 3 £45,000 - 1
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
3 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
4 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
5 9 (64.29%) JIRA
5 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
6 8 (57.14%) JDBC
6 8 (57.14%) JSP
6 8 (57.14%) Struts
6 8 (57.14%) JUnit
6 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
6 8 (57.14%) Spring MVC
6 8 (57.14%) JPA
7 7 (50.00%) J2EE
7 7 (50.00%) XML
7 7 (50.00%) Ajax
8 6 (42.86%) CSS
9 5 (35.71%) REST
9 5 (35.71%) SOAP
10 4 (28.57%) IIS
10 4 (28.57%) C#
10 4 (28.57%) Web Development

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Mule
4 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
5 3 (21.43%) NUnit
5 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
5 3 (21.43%) MSTest
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Subversion
7 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (7.14%) Gradle
7 1 (7.14%) Calabash
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
3 11 (78.57%) Spring
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 8 (57.14%) JDBC
5 8 (57.14%) JSP
5 8 (57.14%) Struts
5 8 (57.14%) JPA
5 8 (57.14%) Spring MVC
6 7 (50.00%) J2EE
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) Ajax
7 6 (42.86%) CSS
8 5 (35.71%) SOAP
8 5 (35.71%) REST
9 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
10 3 (21.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) MVVM
3 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) AOP
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) RPG
8 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 2 (14.29%) BT
2 2 (14.29%) Perforce
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 days ago