The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 68 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ant 9 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.25% 0.16% 4.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.82% 2.00% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 11
Average salary £30,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
132 50 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.28% 7.79% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 108 48 67
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Ant
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Stafford - 8 £30,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Ant
West Midlands

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Subversion
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 15 (88.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) Photoshop
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) Adobe
2 15 (88.24%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) Backbone.js
2 15 (88.24%) Phing
2 15 (88.24%) Sass
2 15 (88.24%) LESS
3 14 (82.35%) jQuery
3 14 (82.35%) REST
3 14 (82.35%) DOM
3 14 (82.35%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
4 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Photoshop
1 15 (88.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Subversion
2 15 (88.24%) Phing
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Programmer
3 6 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 6 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Web Programmer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Release Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) Backbone.js
1 15 (88.24%) Sass
1 15 (88.24%) LESS
2 14 (82.35%) REST
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
2 14 (82.35%) DOM
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) OO
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 14 (82.35%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
1 15 (88.24%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
2 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
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