The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 160 178 145
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.14% 2.79% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 2
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Ant
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
542 537 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.53% 14.59% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 410 410 317
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Ant Salary Trend in Leeds

Ant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Spring
2 15 (75.00%) Maven
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) J2EE
5 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (40.00%) LDAP
6 8 (40.00%) Sun
6 8 (40.00%) Cryptography
6 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (35.00%) Servlets
7 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) JSP
8 6 (30.00%) Subversion
8 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) Use Case
9 5 (25.00%) JAX-WS
9 5 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
9 5 (25.00%) JSF
9 5 (25.00%) AOP
9 5 (25.00%) Java EE
9 5 (25.00%) IVR
9 5 (25.00%) TDD
9 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Force.com
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) JUnit
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (5.00%) Bower
6 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) Servlets
4 6 (30.00%) JSP
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) JAX-WS
5 5 (25.00%) JSF
5 5 (25.00%) Java EE
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) JAXB
5 5 (25.00%) Middleware
5 5 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) Visualforce
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) BlazeDS
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) Swiz
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Biometrics
2 5 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) OOP
2 5 (25.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
2 5 (25.00%) AOP
2 5 (25.00%) Use Case
2 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Apex Code
6 2 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Sencha