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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 58 52 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ant 19 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.51% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.38% 1.23% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 1
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
183 81 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.14% 18.37% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 161 72 90
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) RESTful
2 18 (94.74%) Hibernate
3 16 (84.21%) Eclipse
3 16 (84.21%) XML
3 16 (84.21%) PL/SQL
3 16 (84.21%) SQL
4 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
4 15 (78.95%) JBoss
4 15 (78.95%) Swing
4 15 (78.95%) SOAP
4 15 (78.95%) Banking
4 15 (78.95%) Retail
4 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
4 15 (78.95%) Retail Banking
4 15 (78.95%) WebSphere
4 15 (78.95%) Java EE
5 11 (57.89%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) Spring
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) Spring Web Flow
7 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
1 15 (78.95%) JBoss
1 15 (78.95%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.26%) Magnolia
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Eclipse
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 15 (78.95%) Banking
1 15 (78.95%) Retail
1 15 (78.95%) Retail Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Graduate
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
2 18 (94.74%) Hibernate
2 18 (94.74%) RESTful
3 16 (84.21%) XML
4 15 (78.95%) Swing
4 15 (78.95%) Java EE
4 15 (78.95%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (10.53%) FreeMarker
7 2 (10.53%) Velocity
7 2 (10.53%) JSP
7 2 (10.53%) J2SE
8 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
8 1 (5.26%) JAXB
8 1 (5.26%) HTML
8 1 (5.26%) CSS
8 1 (5.26%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
3 11 (57.89%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) PL/SQL
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago