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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 81 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ant 14 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.23% 0.25% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.15% 2.86% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Average salary £52,500 £26,855 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.49% -43.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,617 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,050 £28,571 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
153 105 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.48% 8.85% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 87 121
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Ant Salary Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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 +10 14 £52,500 +95.49% 1
Ant
Wales

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (96.77%) Java
2 29 (93.55%) Maven
3 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (80.65%) Jenkins
5 21 (67.74%) Spring
6 20 (64.52%) Gradle
7 19 (61.29%) Eclipse
8 17 (54.84%) Linux
8 17 (54.84%) HTML
9 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
9 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
9 16 (51.61%) Scrum
10 15 (48.39%) J2EE
10 15 (48.39%) CSS
10 15 (48.39%) Unix
10 15 (48.39%) RESTful
10 15 (48.39%) TDD
11 14 (45.16%) Apache
11 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
11 14 (45.16%) Python
12 13 (41.94%) IntelliJ
12 13 (41.94%) Oracle
12 13 (41.94%) Perl
12 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
13 11 (35.48%) Hudson
14 9 (29.03%) BDD
14 9 (29.03%) REST
14 9 (29.03%) Scala
14 9 (29.03%) SDLC
15 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (45.16%) Apache
1 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (93.55%) Maven
2 25 (80.65%) Jenkins
3 20 (64.52%) Gradle
4 19 (61.29%) Eclipse
5 13 (41.94%) IntelliJ
6 11 (35.48%) Hudson
7 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
8 6 (19.35%) AnthillPro
8 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (19.35%) RSpec
8 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
8 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
9 5 (16.13%) Selenium
10 4 (12.90%) JMeter
10 4 (12.90%) NetBeans
11 3 (9.68%) JUnit
12 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
12 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
12 2 (6.45%) TestNG
13 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) Spring
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
4 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 15 (48.39%) J2EE
4 15 (48.39%) RESTful
5 9 (29.03%) REST
6 7 (22.58%) Spring Security
7 6 (19.35%) Ext JS
7 6 (19.35%) JPA
7 6 (19.35%) JSF
7 6 (19.35%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (19.35%) Velocity
8 5 (16.13%) Java EE
8 5 (16.13%) Web Services
9 4 (12.90%) EJB
9 4 (12.90%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (12.90%) XML
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
10 3 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Scrum
3 15 (48.39%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) BDD
4 9 (29.03%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
7 6 (19.35%) SOA
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Process Management
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) OO
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.45%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) Coaching
10 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) Python
4 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
4 13 (41.94%) Perl
5 9 (29.03%) Scala
6 6 (19.35%) C#
6 6 (19.35%) PHP
6 6 (19.35%) Ruby
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy