The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 166 163 140
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ant 14 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.47% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 3.42% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 45
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
700 527 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.23% 13.91% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 596 466 582
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Ant Salary Trend in Manchester

Ant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Ant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 4 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (94.44%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) XML
3 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) J2EE
4 21 (58.33%) Oracle
5 20 (55.56%) JUnit
6 19 (52.78%) Web Services
7 17 (47.22%) Eclipse
8 16 (44.44%) SOAP
8 16 (44.44%) WebLogic
8 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
9 15 (41.67%) EJB
9 15 (41.67%) JMS
9 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
10 14 (38.89%) UNIX
10 14 (38.89%) Maven
11 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
11 13 (36.11%) OO
12 12 (33.33%) Linux
12 12 (33.33%) Windows
12 12 (33.33%) Finance
12 12 (33.33%) Scrum
13 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
13 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
13 10 (27.78%) JDBC
13 10 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
14 9 (25.00%) TDD
15 8 (22.22%) Spring

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 10 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (16.67%) GlassFish
4 5 (13.89%) Apache
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.67%) MySQL
4 5 (13.89%) DB2
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.56%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.78%) Informix
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) JUnit
2 17 (47.22%) Eclipse
3 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 14 (38.89%) Maven
5 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
6 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 4 (11.11%) Robotium
6 4 (11.11%) Gradle
6 4 (11.11%) Mockito
6 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 4 (11.11%) Toad
6 4 (11.11%) ERwin
6 4 (11.11%) Log4j
7 3 (8.33%) IntelliJ
8 2 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (2.78%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.78%) Subversion
9 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Android Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) XML
2 23 (63.89%) J2EE
3 19 (52.78%) Web Services
4 16 (44.44%) SOAP
5 15 (41.67%) EJB
5 15 (41.67%) JMS
6 10 (27.78%) JDBC
7 8 (22.22%) Spring
8 6 (16.67%) Java EE
8 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 5 (13.89%) EJB 3.0
9 5 (13.89%) JNDI
9 5 (13.89%) Servlets
9 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 4 (11.11%) WSDL
10 4 (11.11%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (11.11%) JAXB
10 4 (11.11%) XSD
10 4 (11.11%) XSLT
10 4 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) UNIX
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.89%) Android
3 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
5 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) OO
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 8 (22.22%) Web Development
5 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (11.11%) RAD
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Kanban
7 4 (11.11%) BDD
7 4 (11.11%) Android Development
7 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.56%) MVC
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) Java
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.89%) Jython
5 4 (11.11%) XPath
5 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) Groovy
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) C
8 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Actimize
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) JBoss
5 2 (5.56%) Percona
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago