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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 179 153 156
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 1.64% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
505 488 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.34% 16.67% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 418 422 363
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 October 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) Spring
4 15 (62.50%) JSP
5 14 (58.33%) UNIX
6 13 (54.17%) JDBC
7 12 (50.00%) HTML
8 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
8 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
9 10 (41.67%) J2EE
9 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
9 10 (41.67%) HTML5
10 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
10 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
11 8 (33.33%) IBM
11 8 (33.33%) HP
11 8 (33.33%) Ext JS
11 8 (33.33%) RAD
11 8 (33.33%) XML
11 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
11 8 (33.33%) .NET
11 8 (33.33%) C#
11 8 (33.33%) Servlets
11 8 (33.33%) Struts
11 8 (33.33%) Oracle
11 8 (33.33%) Sencha
11 8 (33.33%) Hudson
11 8 (33.33%) BlazeDS
11 8 (33.33%) Splunk

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 8 (33.33%) Hudson
3 7 (29.17%) Subversion
4 6 (25.00%) Maven
5 5 (20.83%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.50%) JBehave
6 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
7 2 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
1 7 (29.17%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Flex Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Spring
2 15 (62.50%) JSP
3 13 (54.17%) JDBC
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
5 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
6 10 (41.67%) HTML5
6 10 (41.67%) J2EE
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) Servlets
7 8 (33.33%) Struts
7 8 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
7 8 (33.33%) Swiz
7 8 (33.33%) Ext JS
7 8 (33.33%) BlazeDS
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Flex
9 6 (25.00%) Struts2
10 5 (20.83%) jQuery
10 5 (20.83%) CSS
11 3 (12.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) RAD
2 7 (29.17%) Workflow
2 7 (29.17%) Cyber Security
3 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (12.50%) Information Management
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (12.50%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 8 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) Hyperic
1 3 (12.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) HP
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) IBM
2 8 (33.33%) Sencha
2 8 (33.33%) Splunk
3 3 (12.50%) Remedy