The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing Ant 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - - 2.07%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 65 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.42% 13.51% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 78
Average salary £43,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Ant
Merseyside

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 25 July 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Axis
2 6 (85.71%) Spring MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) JPA
2 6 (85.71%) Apache CXF
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Hudson
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) Spring Security
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (85.71%) DSDM
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Hudson
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Log4j
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Axis
2 6 (85.71%) Spring MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Spring Security
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) JPA
2 6 (85.71%) Apache CXF
3 3 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) JDBC
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) DSDM
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) WSO2
2 1 (14.29%) Zend