The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 198 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 29 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 3.35% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 21
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1068 1165 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.23% 19.10% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 932 973 901
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,775 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ant Salary Trend in the North West

Ant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram in the North West

Ant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 24 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Cheshire +24 3 - - 1
Merseyside - 2 - - 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Ant.

1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) Web Services
4 25 (53.19%) Maven
5 24 (51.06%) Jenkins
6 23 (48.94%) TDD
7 21 (44.68%) Spring
8 19 (40.43%) Eclipse
9 18 (38.30%) XML
9 18 (38.30%) JUnit
9 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
10 17 (36.17%) SOAP
11 16 (34.04%) HTML
12 14 (29.79%) Oracle
13 13 (27.66%) JDBC
13 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
14 12 (25.53%) BDD
14 12 (25.53%) Scrum
14 12 (25.53%) JIRA
14 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
15 11 (23.40%) Jython
15 11 (23.40%) JSP
15 11 (23.40%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (23.40%) SQL
15 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
15 11 (23.40%) RESTful
15 11 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
16 10 (21.28%) OO

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
1 11 (23.40%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (19.15%) CMS
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Commerce Server
6 2 (4.26%) JBoss
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) SSL
2 2 (4.26%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.38%) DB2
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Maven
2 24 (51.06%) Jenkins
3 19 (40.43%) Eclipse
4 18 (38.30%) JUnit
5 12 (25.53%) JIRA
6 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
7 9 (19.15%) Mockito
8 8 (17.02%) Selenium
9 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
9 6 (12.77%) Jasmine
9 6 (12.77%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (12.77%) Subversion
10 5 (10.64%) Gradle
11 2 (4.26%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
11 2 (4.26%) jMock
11 2 (4.26%) Log4j
12 1 (2.13%) Hudson
12 1 (2.13%) Phing
12 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Technical Leader
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Technician
8 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Programmer
9 3 (6.38%) Programmer
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Technical Developer
9 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) Web Services
2 21 (44.68%) Spring
3 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
3 18 (38.30%) XML
4 17 (36.17%) SOAP
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) JDBC
7 11 (23.40%) JSP
7 11 (23.40%) RESTful
8 9 (19.15%) jQuery
8 9 (19.15%) JSON
8 9 (19.15%) REST
9 8 (17.02%) CSS
10 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.89%) JMS
10 7 (14.89%) JNDI
10 7 (14.89%) Middleware
11 6 (12.77%) JPA
11 6 (12.77%) Spring Integration
11 6 (12.77%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) iPad
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) CentOS
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
4 12 (25.53%) BDD
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (21.28%) OO
7 9 (19.15%) Build Automation
7 9 (19.15%) Coaching
7 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (17.02%) OOP
8 8 (17.02%) Web Development
9 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
10 6 (12.77%) Issue Tracking
10 6 (12.77%) MVC
10 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (6.38%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.40%) Jython
2 11 (23.40%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.38%) PHP
4 3 (6.38%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Adobe
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Meraki
4 1 (2.13%) Perforce
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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