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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 175 175 162
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 2.74% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 16
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
722 656 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.77% 16.15% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 652 541 457
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +2 1 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Cheadle - 1 £50,000 -
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 36 (80.00%) Java
2 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) Maven
4 25 (55.56%) Spring
4 25 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 23 (51.11%) Eclipse
5 23 (51.11%) HTML
6 22 (48.89%) Web Services
7 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 21 (46.67%) J2EE
7 21 (46.67%) TDD
8 20 (44.44%) Oracle
9 19 (42.22%) JUnit
9 19 (42.22%) MySQL
9 19 (42.22%) SQL
10 18 (40.00%) CSS
10 18 (40.00%) OO
11 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
12 14 (31.11%) Linux
12 14 (31.11%) XML
13 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
13 13 (28.89%) Degree
14 12 (26.67%) MVC
14 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
15 11 (24.44%) EJB
15 11 (24.44%) JDBC
15 11 (24.44%) Spring MVC
15 11 (24.44%) Apache Flex
15 11 (24.44%) CoffeeScript
15 11 (24.44%) Jenkins

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
2 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
3 8 (17.78%) Apache
4 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
4 7 (15.56%) GlassFish
5 3 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 5 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) MySQL
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Maven
2 23 (51.11%) Eclipse
3 19 (42.22%) JUnit
4 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
5 9 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (20.00%) Mockito
6 8 (17.78%) Subversion
7 5 (11.11%) Phing
8 4 (8.89%) Gerrit
9 3 (6.67%) SonarQube
9 3 (6.67%) ClearCase
9 3 (6.67%) JIRA
9 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.44%) Hudson
10 2 (4.44%) Gradle
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) iGaming
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 35 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 15 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Junior Java Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Junior Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Junior
5 11 (24.44%) Graduate Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Graduate Java Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Graduate
6 8 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
10 1 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 25 (55.56%) Spring
2 23 (51.11%) HTML
3 22 (48.89%) Web Services
4 21 (46.67%) J2EE
5 18 (40.00%) CSS
6 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 14 (31.11%) XML
8 11 (24.44%) JDBC
8 11 (24.44%) EJB
8 11 (24.44%) Spring MVC
8 11 (24.44%) Apache Flex
9 10 (22.22%) SOAP
10 9 (20.00%) JMS
10 9 (20.00%) jQuery
11 8 (17.78%) Java EE
12 7 (15.56%) Struts
12 7 (15.56%) JNDI
13 5 (11.11%) WSDL
13 5 (11.11%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.22%) Physics
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 8 (17.78%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) TDD
3 18 (40.00%) OO
4 12 (26.67%) MVC
5 7 (15.56%) OOP
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 5 (11.11%) SOA
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) Web Development
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.22%) Data Privacy
10 1 (2.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) CoffeeScript
5 7 (15.56%) C++
6 5 (11.11%) PHP
7 4 (8.89%) XPath
8 3 (6.67%) Python
8 3 (6.67%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Adobe
3 3 (6.67%) Perforce
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 22 days ago