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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 66 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ant 28 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.89% - 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.39% - 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 2
Average salary £33,000 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 - £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 - £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
226 124 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.30% 17.64% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 209 99 119
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 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
Sheffield - 17 £27,500 -
Doncaster - 7 £40,000 -
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) Web Services
2 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (89.19%) XML
4 31 (83.78%) SQL
5 30 (81.08%) Eclipse
6 29 (78.38%) PL/SQL
7 28 (75.68%) JBoss
8 27 (72.97%) WebSphere
9 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
10 22 (59.46%) RESTful
11 21 (56.76%) Banking
12 20 (54.05%) Java EE
12 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
13 19 (51.35%) Retail Banking
13 19 (51.35%) Retail
13 19 (51.35%) Swing
13 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
13 19 (51.35%) SOAP
14 18 (48.65%) Maven
15 17 (45.95%) J2EE
16 15 (40.54%) JUnit
16 15 (40.54%) OO
16 15 (40.54%) SOA
16 15 (40.54%) Spring
17 14 (37.84%) Subversion
17 14 (37.84%) JAXB
17 14 (37.84%) XML Schema
17 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
18 13 (35.14%) Apache CXF

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 28 (75.68%) JBoss
2 27 (72.97%) WebSphere
3 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
4 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
5 8 (21.62%) Jetty
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
6 2 (5.41%) Apache
7 1 (2.70%) CMS
7 1 (2.70%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
1 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (81.08%) Eclipse
2 18 (48.65%) Maven
3 15 (40.54%) JUnit
4 14 (37.84%) Subversion
General
1 21 (56.76%) Banking
2 19 (51.35%) Retail
2 19 (51.35%) Retail Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (97.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Graduate
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior
5 4 (10.81%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) Web Services
2 33 (89.19%) XML
3 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
4 22 (59.46%) RESTful
5 20 (54.05%) Java EE
6 19 (51.35%) SOAP
6 19 (51.35%) Swing
7 17 (45.95%) J2EE
8 15 (40.54%) Spring
9 14 (37.84%) XML Schema
9 14 (37.84%) JAXB
10 13 (35.14%) Apache CXF
11 10 (27.03%) JDBC
12 9 (24.32%) JMS
13 8 (21.62%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (21.62%) Apache Camel
14 6 (16.22%) HTML
15 5 (13.51%) CSS
15 5 (13.51%) HTML5
16 3 (8.11%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
3 15 (40.54%) OO
3 15 (40.54%) SOA
4 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
5 13 (35.14%) Scrum
6 11 (29.73%) UML
6 11 (29.73%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (16.22%) MVC
8 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.81%) TDD
10 3 (8.11%) Pair Programming
11 2 (5.41%) Web Development
11 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
12 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
12 1 (2.70%) BDD
12 1 (2.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) SQL
3 29 (78.38%) PL/SQL
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle