The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 77 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.27% - 1.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% - 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £33,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Ant
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
132 89 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.13% 14.02% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 125 70 97
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £53,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ant
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Ant Salary Trend in Sheffield

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) SOAP
3 8 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (80.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) JBoss
3 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 7 (70.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (40.00%) Tieto
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Velocity
7 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (20.00%) FreeMarker
7 2 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (80.00%) JBoss
1 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) Velocity
5 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (20.00%) FreeMarker
5 2 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) J2SE
5 2 (20.00%) JSP
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) Swing
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Tieto