The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 57 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.42% 0.38% 3.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 3.03% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 66 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.95% 12.57% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 46
Average salary £35,232 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.44% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £72,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Ant
Tyne and Wear

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ant
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Ant Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (50.00%) Moodle
2 1 (50.00%) Blackboard
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (50.00%) Moodle
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Blackboard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday