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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 27 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.74% 0.82% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.77% 5.41% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Ant
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
52 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 30.23% 15.10% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 48
Average salary £37,500 £39,950 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.13% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Ant
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Ant Salary Trend in Chester

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) JPA
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) Spring MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
3 8 (80.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) JPA
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) Spring MVC
3 8 (80.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Drools
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago