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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 84 123 129
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 14 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 0.83% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Median salary £57,000 £48,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London median 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
294 361 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.92% 21.80% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 271 323 378
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram 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 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +20 7 £57,000 +22.58%
Wilmslow - 1 £50,000 -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 10 (55.56%) Maven
4 10 (55.56%) SOAP
5 9 (50.00%) JBoss
5 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) JMS
6 8 (44.44%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) J2EE
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
7 7 (38.89%) REST
8 6 (33.33%) iPad
8 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) JUnit
8 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 5 (27.78%) OOP
9 5 (27.78%) OO
9 5 (27.78%) CSS
9 5 (27.78%) Subversion
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
9 5 (27.78%) SaaS
10 4 (22.22%) BDD

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 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (11.11%) Confluence
5 2 (11.11%) Mule
5 2 (11.11%) nginx
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Maven
2 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Gradle
4 4 (22.22%) Log4j
4 4 (22.22%) Mockito
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) EasyMock
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
7 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.56%) jMock
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE Architect
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (44.44%) JMS
6 7 (38.89%) J2EE
6 7 (38.89%) REST
6 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) JSP
9 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) Apache Commons
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) JDBC
10 2 (11.11%) MyBatis
10 2 (11.11%) Node.js
10 2 (11.11%) OpenID
10 2 (11.11%) XML
10 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPad
2 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) AOP
5 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Perforce
2 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant