The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 43 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ant 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.00% 2.50% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.64% 19.23% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Development Applications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 27.50% 13.00% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 41
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,600 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Ant
Manchester

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 23 July 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 30 (96.77%) Java
2 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 25 (80.65%) WebLogic
3 24 (77.42%) SQL
4 23 (74.19%) Finance
5 22 (70.97%) Relational Database
6 21 (67.74%) UNIX
7 20 (64.52%) Linux
7 20 (64.52%) J2EE
8 19 (61.29%) JUnit
8 19 (61.29%) EJB
8 19 (61.29%) Web Services
8 19 (61.29%) XML
8 19 (61.29%) OO
8 19 (61.29%) Eclipse
9 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
9 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
10 14 (45.16%) Windows
11 13 (41.94%) JDBC
12 12 (38.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (35.48%) Scrum
14 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (32.26%) SOAP
14 10 (32.26%) JMS
15 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
15 9 (29.03%) JAXB
15 9 (29.03%) WSDL
15 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
15 9 (29.03%) HTML
15 9 (29.03%) XSLT

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (80.65%) WebLogic
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
4 4 (12.90%) GlassFish
4 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) Relational Database
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
3 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.90%) MySQL
4 4 (12.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) JUnit
1 19 (61.29%) Eclipse
2 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
2 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (29.03%) Gerrit
3 9 (29.03%) Mockito
3 9 (29.03%) Maven
4 4 (12.90%) Hudson
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
1 19 (61.29%) Java Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Applications Support Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Applications Support
3 8 (25.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) J2EE
2 19 (61.29%) EJB
2 19 (61.29%) Web Services
2 19 (61.29%) XML
3 13 (41.94%) JDBC
4 10 (32.26%) SOAP
4 10 (32.26%) JMS
5 9 (29.03%) WSDL
5 9 (29.03%) JAXB
5 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
5 9 (29.03%) Spring
5 9 (29.03%) XSLT
5 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 9 (29.03%) Apache Wicket
5 9 (29.03%) JAX-WS
5 9 (29.03%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (12.90%) JNDI
7 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) UNIX
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) OO
2 12 (38.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (29.03%) Web Development
5 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) Kanban
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) XPath
4 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
4 8 (25.81%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) HND
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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