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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 69 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.85% 0.80% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 3.92% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
208 153 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.46% 20.48% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 197 132 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,800 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) Velocity
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (75.00%) FreeMarker
2 6 (75.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Solr
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) J2SE
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) EAI
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (75.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) Yeoman
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Applications Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Velocity
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (75.00%) FreeMarker
2 6 (75.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) J2SE
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) EAI
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript