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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 98 120 114
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 2.03% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
263 344 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.48% 18.67% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 244 307 228
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016. 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 +3 2 £47,500 - 2
Knutsford - 2 £40,000 -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
3 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (60.00%) Spring
5 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) Struts
5 9 (60.00%) XML
6 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 8 (53.33%) JSP
6 8 (53.33%) JIRA
6 8 (53.33%) DevOps
7 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (46.67%) Puppet
8 6 (40.00%) REST
8 6 (40.00%) JUnit
9 5 (33.33%) Scrum
9 5 (33.33%) Subversion
9 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (33.33%) CSS
9 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 5 (33.33%) Gradle
9 5 (33.33%) SDLC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (26.67%) JBoss
1 4 (26.67%) Node.js
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
3 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) JUnit
6 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (33.33%) Gradle
6 5 (33.33%) Mockito
6 5 (33.33%) Subversion
7 4 (26.67%) Artifactory
7 4 (26.67%) ClearCase
7 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (26.67%) Hudson
7 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
7 4 (26.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) Vagrant
8 3 (20.00%) TestNG
9 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Principal Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) Spring
1 9 (60.00%) Struts
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) JSP
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (26.67%) EJB
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) JDBC
5 4 (26.67%) JMS
5 4 (26.67%) JPA
5 4 (26.67%) Servlets
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) WSDL
5 4 (26.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) RAD
5 3 (20.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Apple Swift
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) Groovy
4 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) C
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
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Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 35,000-55,000
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