The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 69 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.94% - 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.21% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Ant
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 South Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
207 135 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.63% 15.15% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 195 112 79
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Ant
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Sheffield - 12 £32,500 - 1
Doncaster - 5 £47,500 -
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) Web Services
2 42 (91.30%) XML
3 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (86.96%) SQL
5 37 (80.43%) JBoss
5 37 (80.43%) Eclipse
6 36 (78.26%) PL/SQL
6 36 (78.26%) WebSphere
7 30 (65.22%) Hibernate
8 28 (60.87%) Banking
9 26 (56.52%) SOAP
10 22 (47.83%) RESTful
11 20 (43.48%) Maven
11 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
11 20 (43.48%) Java EE
12 19 (41.30%) Retail Banking
12 19 (41.30%) Retail
12 19 (41.30%) Swing
12 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
13 18 (39.13%) Oracle
14 17 (36.96%) JUnit
14 17 (36.96%) J2EE
14 17 (36.96%) OO
14 17 (36.96%) SOA
15 16 (34.78%) Subversion
15 16 (34.78%) XML Schema
15 16 (34.78%) JAXB
15 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
16 15 (32.61%) Apache CXF

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 37 (80.43%) JBoss
2 36 (78.26%) WebSphere
3 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
4 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
5 10 (21.74%) Jetty
6 7 (15.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
7 2 (4.35%) Apache
8 1 (2.17%) CMS
8 1 (2.17%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
1 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (80.43%) Eclipse
2 20 (43.48%) Maven
3 17 (36.96%) JUnit
4 16 (34.78%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) Hudson
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (60.87%) Banking
2 19 (41.30%) Retail Banking
2 19 (41.30%) Retail
3 10 (21.74%) Finance
4 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (97.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Graduate
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Junior
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) Web Services
2 42 (91.30%) XML
3 30 (65.22%) Hibernate
4 26 (56.52%) SOAP
5 22 (47.83%) RESTful
6 20 (43.48%) Java EE
7 19 (41.30%) Swing
8 17 (36.96%) J2EE
9 16 (34.78%) XML Schema
9 16 (34.78%) JAXB
10 15 (32.61%) Apache CXF
10 15 (32.61%) Spring
11 13 (28.26%) HTML
12 12 (26.09%) JDBC
13 11 (23.91%) JMS
14 10 (21.74%) Apache Camel
14 10 (21.74%) ActiveMQ
15 5 (10.87%) CSS
15 5 (10.87%) HTML5
16 3 (6.52%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
2 7 (15.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.96%) OO
3 17 (36.96%) SOA
4 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.26%) Scrum
6 11 (23.91%) UML
6 11 (23.91%) TDD
6 11 (23.91%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.35%) Wealth Management
10 2 (4.35%) Web Development
10 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.17%) OOD
11 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (86.96%) SQL
3 36 (78.26%) PL/SQL
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Tieto