The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 84 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 1.66% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.86% 9.71% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 8
Average salary £26,589 £39,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.82% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,449 £31,875 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,606 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
161 206 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.09% 17.14% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 139 201 64
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,110 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ant
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Ant Salary Trend in South Wales

Ant
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -14 3 £26,589 -29.09% 3
Ant
Wales

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (89.47%) Java
1 17 (89.47%) Maven
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
4 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
6 10 (52.63%) CruiseControl
6 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
6 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
6 10 (52.63%) Selenium
6 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (52.63%) Groovy
6 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
6 10 (52.63%) SoapUI
7 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
7 9 (47.37%) TDD
7 9 (47.37%) JUnit
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle
8 8 (42.11%) OO
9 7 (36.84%) SOA
9 7 (36.84%) SOAP
9 7 (36.84%) Finance
9 7 (36.84%) Scrum
10 6 (31.58%) Subversion
10 6 (31.58%) J2EE
10 6 (31.58%) BDD
10 6 (31.58%) JBehave
10 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (31.58%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Maven
2 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
3 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
3 10 (52.63%) SoapUI
3 10 (52.63%) Selenium
3 10 (52.63%) CruiseControl
4 9 (47.37%) JUnit
5 6 (31.58%) Subversion
5 6 (31.58%) JBehave
6 3 (15.79%) Calabash
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) Mercurial
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) Hudson
7 2 (10.53%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) JSP
6 3 (15.79%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Servlets
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) EJB
7 2 (10.53%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) Sass
8 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
4 8 (42.11%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) SOA
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
7 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) OOP
8 4 (21.05%) OOD
9 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
10 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Groovy
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) XQuery
5 2 (10.53%) XPath
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £24350 - £28827 per annum + benefits
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