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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 71 71 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.83% 0.15% 2.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 0.81% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
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
186 123 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.69% 18.25% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 179 110 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) J2SE
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Velocity
1 6 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (100.00%) FreeMarker
1 6 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) J2SE
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Velocity
1 6 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (100.00%) FreeMarker
1 6 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript