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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 38 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.12% 1.91% 4.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 23.08% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
63 13 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.39% 8.28% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 55 8 70
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

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 20 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) JNDI
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
1 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
3 4 (66.67%) JNDI
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 15 hours ago