The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 72 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.15% 0.98% 3.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 6.17% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £31,000 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.14% -18.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
158 81 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.65% 15.94% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 128 80 69
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ant
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ant Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ant
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 1 £31,000 -10.14%
Ant
North East

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Moodle
3 1 (33.33%) Blackboard
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JSP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (33.33%) Moodle
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Blackboard