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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 218 215 245
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ant 42 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.09% 3.03% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 15
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
1358 1319 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.35% 19.58% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1175 1109
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -5 26 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Cheshire +45 14 £57,000 +22.58%
Merseyside -25 2 £37,500 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 76 (89.41%) Java
2 58 (68.24%) Spring
3 50 (58.82%) Jenkins
4 46 (54.12%) Hibernate
5 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (52.94%) Maven
5 45 (52.94%) Web Services
6 44 (51.76%) TDD
7 40 (47.06%) SOAP
8 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
9 33 (38.82%) Scrum
10 28 (32.94%) RESTful
11 24 (28.24%) Windows
11 24 (28.24%) HTML
11 24 (28.24%) CSS
12 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
12 23 (27.06%) Oracle
13 22 (25.88%) Finance
13 22 (25.88%) WebSphere
13 22 (25.88%) JMS
13 22 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (24.71%) JUnit
15 20 (23.53%) SQL
15 20 (23.53%) MVC
15 20 (23.53%) Gradle
15 20 (23.53%) iPad
16 19 (22.35%) BDD
16 19 (22.35%) MongoDB
16 19 (22.35%) Subversion
16 19 (22.35%) XML

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 22 (25.88%) WebSphere
2 16 (18.82%) Tomcat
2 16 (18.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Portal
4 12 (14.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (14.12%) JBoss
5 7 (8.24%) CMS
6 3 (3.53%) Apache
6 3 (3.53%) Commerce Server
7 2 (2.35%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.35%) Confluence
7 2 (2.35%) Mule
7 2 (2.35%) nginx
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) SaaS
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) SSL
2 3 (3.53%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) PuTTY
3 2 (2.35%) WinSCP
4 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.88%) DB2
3 5 (5.88%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 45 (52.94%) Maven
3 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
4 21 (24.71%) JUnit
5 20 (23.53%) Gradle
6 19 (22.35%) Subversion
7 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 15 (17.65%) JIRA
9 13 (15.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (14.12%) IntelliJ
11 6 (7.06%) Selenium
12 5 (5.88%) Mockito
13 4 (4.71%) Hudson
13 4 (4.71%) Log4j
14 3 (3.53%) EasyMock
15 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
15 2 (2.35%) JMeter
15 2 (2.35%) RubyMine
15 2 (2.35%) TortoiseSVN
15 2 (2.35%) WATIR
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Advertising
4 3 (3.53%) Games
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
5 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (62.35%) Developer
2 42 (49.41%) Java Developer
3 24 (28.24%) Senior Developer
4 23 (27.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) WebSphere Consultant
6 9 (10.59%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Architect
7 6 (7.06%) Java Architect
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Java Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Web Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (68.24%) Spring
2 46 (54.12%) Hibernate
3 45 (52.94%) Web Services
4 40 (47.06%) SOAP
5 28 (32.94%) RESTful
6 24 (28.24%) CSS
6 24 (28.24%) HTML
7 22 (25.88%) JMS
8 19 (22.35%) XML
9 18 (21.18%) Spring MVC
10 16 (18.82%) JDBC
10 16 (18.82%) JNDI
11 15 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 12 (14.12%) J2EE
12 12 (14.12%) JSR 170
12 12 (14.12%) Middleware
13 11 (12.94%) Java EE
13 11 (12.94%) JPA
14 8 (9.41%) jQuery
14 8 (9.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) iPad
2 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.24%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Unix
3 6 (7.06%) Linux
4 3 (3.53%) CentOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) TDD
3 33 (38.82%) Scrum
4 22 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (23.53%) MVC
6 19 (22.35%) BDD
6 19 (22.35%) OO
6 19 (22.35%) OOP
7 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
8 13 (15.29%) Build Automation
8 13 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (14.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (14.12%) Mobile First
9 12 (14.12%) Progressive Enhancement
9 12 (14.12%) Web Development
10 11 (12.94%) Test Strategy
11 9 (10.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering
12 8 (9.41%) Open Source
13 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (89.41%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) Jython
5 10 (11.76%) PHP
6 7 (8.24%) Python
7 5 (5.88%) Ruby
8 4 (4.71%) Groovy
8 4 (4.71%) Perl
9 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (15.29%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Oracle
2 12 (14.12%) Adobe
3 3 (3.53%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) Perforce
4 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
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