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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 191 225 246
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ant 57 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.46% 2.87% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 54 20 15
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £31,950 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £50,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
1277 1218 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.84% 18.51% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1080 1103
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,800 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +19 40 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Cheshire +45 16 £57,000 +22.58% 1
Merseyside -27 1 - - 2
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 78 (91.76%) Java
2 56 (65.88%) Spring
3 51 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 49 (57.65%) Web Services
5 48 (56.47%) Maven
6 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (54.12%) TDD
8 45 (52.94%) Hibernate
9 40 (47.06%) SOAP
10 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
11 30 (35.29%) RESTful
12 29 (34.12%) Scrum
13 25 (29.41%) HTML
14 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
14 23 (27.06%) Oracle
14 23 (27.06%) CSS
14 23 (27.06%) Windows
14 23 (27.06%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (25.88%) WebSphere
16 21 (24.71%) JMS
16 21 (24.71%) JUnit
16 21 (24.71%) SQL
16 21 (24.71%) XML
17 20 (23.53%) MVC
17 20 (23.53%) Finance
17 20 (23.53%) Mentoring
18 19 (22.35%) iPad
19 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
19 18 (21.18%) BDD
19 18 (21.18%) Gradle

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%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Portal
5 12 (14.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (12.94%) JBoss
7 10 (11.76%) CMS
8 3 (3.53%) Apache
8 3 (3.53%) Commerce Server
9 2 (2.35%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (2.35%) Confluence
9 2 (2.35%) Mule
9 2 (2.35%) nginx
10 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
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 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.12%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.88%) DB2
3 5 (5.88%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 48 (56.47%) Maven
3 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
4 21 (24.71%) JUnit
5 18 (21.18%) Gradle
5 18 (21.18%) Subversion
6 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
7 15 (17.65%) JIRA
8 12 (14.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (12.94%) IntelliJ
10 5 (5.88%) Mockito
10 5 (5.88%) Selenium
11 4 (4.71%) Hudson
11 4 (4.71%) Log4j
12 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.35%) EasyMock
12 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
12 2 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (1.18%) jMock
13 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Games
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Advertising
5 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (58.82%) Developer
2 40 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 23 (27.06%) Senior Developer
4 22 (25.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) WebSphere Consultant
6 10 (11.76%) Technical Leader
7 9 (10.59%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Java Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Technician
10 4 (4.71%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Java Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Lead Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.88%) Spring
2 49 (57.65%) Web Services
3 45 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 40 (47.06%) SOAP
5 30 (35.29%) RESTful
6 25 (29.41%) HTML
7 23 (27.06%) CSS
8 21 (24.71%) JMS
8 21 (24.71%) XML
9 17 (20.00%) JDBC
10 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
10 16 (18.82%) Spring MVC
11 15 (17.65%) JNDI
12 12 (14.12%) JPA
12 12 (14.12%) JSR 170
12 12 (14.12%) Middleware
13 11 (12.94%) J2EE
13 11 (12.94%) Java EE
14 10 (11.76%) REST
15 9 (10.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) iPad
2 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) 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 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) TDD
3 29 (34.12%) Scrum
4 23 (27.06%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 20 (23.53%) MVC
6 18 (21.18%) BDD
6 18 (21.18%) OOP
7 17 (20.00%) OO
8 16 (18.82%) Build Automation
9 13 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (14.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (14.12%) Mobile First
10 12 (14.12%) Progressive Enhancement
10 12 (14.12%) Web Development
11 11 (12.94%) Test Strategy
12 10 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
13 9 (10.59%) Open Source
14 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (91.76%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.71%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) Jython
5 9 (10.59%) PHP
6 6 (7.06%) Python
7 4 (4.71%) Groovy
8 3 (3.53%) Perl
8 3 (3.53%) Ruby
8 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (14.12%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Oracle
2 12 (14.12%) Adobe
3 3 (3.53%) IBM
3 3 (3.53%) Perforce
4 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £58000 - £76000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago