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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 236 201 240
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +39
Permanent jobs citing Ant 22 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.70% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 3.62% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 25
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £52,500
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
1379 1189 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.93% 19.37% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1030 1134
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £52,500
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -14 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Merseyside -11 4 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire +11 3 - - 2
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 70 (93.33%) Java
2 55 (73.33%) Spring
3 46 (61.33%) Hibernate
4 43 (57.33%) TDD
4 43 (57.33%) Web Services
5 42 (56.00%) SOAP
5 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (56.00%) Maven
6 41 (54.67%) Jenkins
7 36 (48.00%) Eclipse
8 30 (40.00%) Scrum
9 29 (38.67%) Windows
9 29 (38.67%) RESTful
10 25 (33.33%) SQL
10 25 (33.33%) JUnit
11 24 (32.00%) MVC
11 24 (32.00%) Gradle
12 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
12 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
13 22 (29.33%) OO
13 22 (29.33%) JMS
13 22 (29.33%) MongoDB
14 21 (28.00%) BDD
14 21 (28.00%) Spring MVC
15 20 (26.67%) iPad
15 20 (26.67%) Oracle
15 20 (26.67%) Subversion
16 19 (25.33%) OOP
16 19 (25.33%) XML
16 19 (25.33%) Mentoring

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 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (13.33%) JBoss
3 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.33%) CMS
5 3 (4.00%) Apache
5 3 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (2.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.67%) Mule
6 2 (2.67%) nginx
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) SaaS
2 3 (4.00%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
1 3 (4.00%) Network Security
1 3 (4.00%) SSL
2 2 (2.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) MongoDB
2 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) DB2
5 2 (2.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (56.00%) Maven
2 41 (54.67%) Jenkins
3 36 (48.00%) Eclipse
4 25 (33.33%) JUnit
5 24 (32.00%) Gradle
6 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
7 20 (26.67%) Subversion
8 18 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (18.67%) IntelliJ
10 10 (13.33%) JIRA
11 6 (8.00%) Mockito
12 5 (6.67%) Selenium
13 3 (4.00%) EasyMock
13 3 (4.00%) Hudson
13 3 (4.00%) Log4j
14 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
14 2 (2.67%) RubyMine
14 2 (2.67%) TortoiseSVN
14 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
14 2 (2.67%) WATIR
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Advertising
3 3 (4.00%) Games
3 3 (4.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (76.00%) Developer
2 44 (58.67%) Java Developer
3 30 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 28 (37.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Java Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.00%) Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) J2EE Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Junior
8 3 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (73.33%) Spring
2 46 (61.33%) Hibernate
3 43 (57.33%) Web Services
4 42 (56.00%) SOAP
5 29 (38.67%) RESTful
6 22 (29.33%) JMS
7 21 (28.00%) Spring MVC
8 19 (25.33%) XML
9 18 (24.00%) CSS
10 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
10 16 (21.33%) HTML
10 16 (21.33%) JDBC
10 16 (21.33%) JNDI
11 15 (20.00%) JPA
12 13 (17.33%) J2EE
13 11 (14.67%) Java EE
14 10 (13.33%) REST
15 9 (12.00%) JSR 170
16 6 (8.00%) jQuery
17 5 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) iPad
2 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile Games
4 2 (2.67%) Contactless
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Android
4 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (57.33%) TDD
2 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) Scrum
4 24 (32.00%) MVC
5 22 (29.33%) OO
6 21 (28.00%) BDD
7 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
7 19 (25.33%) OOP
8 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (12.00%) Build Automation
10 9 (12.00%) Mobile First
10 9 (12.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.00%) Test Strategy
11 8 (10.67%) Web Development
12 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 70 (93.33%) Java
2 25 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.00%) PHP
5 6 (8.00%) Ruby
6 5 (6.67%) Perl
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) Groovy
8 3 (4.00%) C
8 3 (4.00%) C++
8 3 (4.00%) Jython
9 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Adobe
3 2 (2.67%) Perforce
3 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
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