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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 147 156 183
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ant 27 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.76% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.77% 5.30% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 12
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,200 £49,500
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
717 547 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.25% 14.30% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 618 478 578
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -6 9 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Cheadle - 4 £38,750 -
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 34 (89.47%) Java
2 26 (68.42%) J2EE
3 23 (60.53%) XML
3 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) Eclipse
4 22 (57.89%) Linux
4 22 (57.89%) Oracle
5 21 (55.26%) OO
6 20 (52.63%) Web Services
6 20 (52.63%) JUnit
7 19 (50.00%) SQL
7 19 (50.00%) WebLogic
7 19 (50.00%) SOAP
8 18 (47.37%) JDBC
8 18 (47.37%) UNIX
8 18 (47.37%) EJB
9 17 (44.74%) HTML
9 17 (44.74%) Maven
10 16 (42.11%) JMS
11 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
12 14 (36.84%) C++
12 14 (36.84%) Windows
12 14 (36.84%) OOP
12 14 (36.84%) TDD
12 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
12 14 (36.84%) JNDI
12 14 (36.84%) GlassFish
13 13 (34.21%) Degree
13 13 (34.21%) Spring
13 13 (34.21%) Hibernate

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 19 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 14 (36.84%) GlassFish
3 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (7.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Eclipse
2 20 (52.63%) JUnit
3 17 (44.74%) Maven
4 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.53%) Subversion
6 4 (10.53%) Gerrit
6 4 (10.53%) Mockito
7 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
7 3 (7.89%) JIRA
7 3 (7.89%) SonarQube
7 3 (7.89%) ClearCase
8 2 (5.26%) Hudson
9 1 (2.63%) Gradle
9 1 (2.63%) Phing
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
1 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) iGaming
2 3 (7.89%) Law
2 3 (7.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 33 (86.84%) Java Developer
3 19 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Junior
4 11 (28.95%) Junior Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Junior Java Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Graduate Java Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Graduate
5 9 (23.68%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) J2EE
2 23 (60.53%) XML
3 20 (52.63%) Web Services
4 19 (50.00%) SOAP
5 18 (47.37%) JDBC
5 18 (47.37%) EJB
6 17 (44.74%) HTML
7 16 (42.11%) JMS
8 14 (36.84%) JNDI
9 13 (34.21%) Spring
9 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
10 10 (26.32%) CSS
10 10 (26.32%) jQuery
10 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
11 9 (23.68%) Spring MVC
11 9 (23.68%) Apache Flex
12 7 (18.42%) WSDL
13 4 (10.53%) JAXB
13 4 (10.53%) XSLT
13 4 (10.53%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.89%) Physics
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.89%) Online Games
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) UNIX
3 14 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) OO
3 14 (36.84%) OOP
3 14 (36.84%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) MVC
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Data Privacy
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 14 (36.84%) C++
5 9 (23.68%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (10.53%) XPath
7 3 (7.89%) Perl
7 3 (7.89%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Perforce
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago