The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 33 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.35% 9.16% 3.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.99% 32.43% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 7
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,300 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Ant
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 74 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 41.18% 28.24% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73 52 34
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Ant
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Ant Salary Trend in Stockport

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (94.44%) JUnit
2 17 (94.44%) SOAP
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) OO
2 17 (94.44%) JMS
2 17 (94.44%) Eclipse
3 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle
3 16 (88.89%) SQL
4 15 (83.33%) C++
4 15 (83.33%) OOP
4 15 (83.33%) EJB
4 15 (83.33%) JDBC
4 15 (83.33%) Windows
4 15 (83.33%) JNDI
4 15 (83.33%) WebSphere
4 15 (83.33%) GlassFish
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) RDBMS

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 15 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 15 (83.33%) GlassFish
3 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) JUnit
1 17 (94.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (94.44%) SOAP
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) JMS
3 15 (83.33%) EJB
3 15 (83.33%) JDBC
3 15 (83.33%) JNDI
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) UNIX
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) OO
2 15 (83.33%) OOP
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) C++
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 25 days ago