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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 67 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.83% - 2.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.73% - 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 16
Average salary £33,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
161 97 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.15% 15.30% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 157 86 107
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 3 July 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%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) J2SE
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
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%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) 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%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) J2SE
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tieto