The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 52 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.23% - 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% - 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 38 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.91% 7.84% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 75
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Ant
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Ant Salary Trend in Liverpool

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Log4j
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XQuery
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Zend