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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 43 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.18% 4.31% 13.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 21.28% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 30
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
40 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.69% 20.26% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 45
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
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