The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 68 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.86% - 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.15% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Ant
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
136 89 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.67% 15.08% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 118 73 34
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Ant
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Ant Salary Trend in Coventry

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) User Experience
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) J2EE
4 9 (50.00%) Struts
4 9 (50.00%) Spring
4 9 (50.00%) Maven
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
5 7 (38.89%) Information Architecture
5 7 (38.89%) Phing
5 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) JSON
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) Ajax
6 6 (33.33%) Web 2.0
6 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) HTTP
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) Servlets
6 6 (33.33%) SOAP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.11%) Fireworks
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Maven
2 7 (38.89%) Phing
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) UX Designer
2 7 (38.89%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) J2EE
2 9 (50.00%) Struts
2 9 (50.00%) Spring
3 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
3 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (33.33%) Ajax
4 6 (33.33%) JSON
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) REST
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) Servlets
4 6 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) JSP
5 5 (27.78%) XHTML
5 5 (27.78%) Semantic HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) User Experience
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
3 6 (33.33%) Web 2.0
4 5 (27.78%) W3C
5 3 (16.67%) GIS
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
1 6 (33.33%) HPUX
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Information Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) EAI
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) XPath
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Twitter