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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 65 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 0.68% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 3.52% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
102 142 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.64% 19.45% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 93 108 63
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 28 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £30,000 -
Ant
West Midlands

Ant
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy