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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 86 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ant 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.67% 0.34% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.79% 2.35% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Average salary £41,250 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
167 170 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.02% 14.24% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 148 149 119
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,391
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +6 8 £41,250 -36.53%
Ant
Wales

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 22 (95.65%) Maven
2 19 (82.61%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Gradle
5 13 (56.52%) Unix
6 12 (52.17%) Python
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
7 11 (47.83%) TDD
8 9 (39.13%) Spring
8 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
8 9 (39.13%) QA
8 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (39.13%) Hudson
9 8 (34.78%) Apache
9 8 (34.78%) J2EE
9 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
9 8 (34.78%) Scrum
10 7 (30.43%) Ruby
10 7 (30.43%) C#
10 7 (30.43%) HTML
10 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 7 (30.43%) Perl
10 7 (30.43%) PHP
10 7 (30.43%) CSS
10 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
10 7 (30.43%) IntelliJ
10 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
10 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
10 7 (30.43%) Cucumber

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) Maven
2 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
3 14 (60.87%) Gradle
4 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
4 9 (39.13%) Hudson
5 7 (30.43%) AnthillPro
5 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
5 7 (30.43%) IntelliJ
5 7 (30.43%) RSpec
5 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
5 7 (30.43%) TeamCity
6 2 (8.70%) Gerrit
6 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.70%) JUnit
6 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (8.70%) TestNG
7 1 (4.35%) JMeter
7 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
7 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Scala Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
2 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) RESTful
4 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
4 4 (17.39%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (17.39%) Spring Security
4 4 (17.39%) Velocity
5 3 (13.04%) REST
6 2 (8.70%) Akka
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) EJB
7 1 (4.35%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (4.35%) Java EE
7 1 (4.35%) JPA
7 1 (4.35%) JSF
7 1 (4.35%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Unix
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) SOA
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Process Management
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Change Management
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
9 1 (4.35%) Open Source
9 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) Ruby
4 5 (21.74%) Scala
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) VMware