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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 73 80 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.07% 0.33% 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.98% 2.13% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 16
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
201 141 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.59% 15.67% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 188 130 123
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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
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 3 July 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 - 6 £33,000 -
Doncaster -3 4 - -
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
2 12 (85.71%) Maven
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) JBoss
3 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) UML
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) XML Schema
5 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 6 (42.86%) JAXB
5 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 6 (42.86%) J2SE
5 6 (42.86%) JMS
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) JDBC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 8 (57.14%) JBoss
2 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (42.86%) Jetty
2 6 (42.86%) Apache Solr
2 6 (42.86%) Confluence
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Maven
2 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 6 (42.86%) Subversion
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) JUnit
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Applications Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (42.86%) J2SE
4 6 (42.86%) JMS
4 6 (42.86%) XML Schema
4 6 (42.86%) JAXB
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) JDBC
4 6 (42.86%) JSP
4 6 (42.86%) Velocity
4 6 (42.86%) Spring MVC
4 6 (42.86%) FreeMarker
4 6 (42.86%) Spring Web Flow
4 6 (42.86%) Apache CXF
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) UML
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Tieto