The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.56% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
57 77 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.26% 12.98% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 75 45
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Ant
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Ant Salary Trend in Merseyside

Ant
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Southport - 10 - - 1
Liverpool - 1 - -
Ant
North West

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) Analytics
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) Open Source
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) XHTML
4 8 (57.14%) WSDL
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) IIS
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) JDBC
4 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) HornetQ
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) OWASP
4 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (92.86%) JBoss
2 8 (57.14%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 5 (35.71%) Log4j
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Build Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) XHTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) JDBC
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) WSDL
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) HornetQ
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) J2SE
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Open Source
1 13 (92.86%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) BDD
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (57.14%) OWASP
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Black-Box Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) LINC
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Unisys
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
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