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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 103 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ant 4 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 1.12% 2.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 6.25% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 37
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Ant
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
225 240 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.15% 17.87% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 192 219 172
Average salary £36,779 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ant
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Ant Salary Trend in Wales

Ant
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in Wales

Ant
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
South Wales -7 4 £42,500 +4.93%
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
3 8 (72.73%) Spring
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) UNIX
5 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) SDLC
7 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Scala
7 4 (36.36%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 4 (36.36%) Perl
7 4 (36.36%) JUnit
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) Python
8 3 (27.27%) Apache
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
8 3 (27.27%) J2EE
8 3 (27.27%) Java EE
8 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 3 (27.27%) JPA
8 3 (27.27%) Git (software)

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Documentum
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQLPlus
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Hudson
5 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
5 2 (18.18%) Gradle
5 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
5 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 2 (18.18%) NetBeans
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) TestNG
6 1 (9.09%) EasyMock
6 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Java EE
3 3 (27.27%) JPA
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (18.18%) JSF
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) JDBC
4 2 (18.18%) EJB
4 2 (18.18%) Akka
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Wiki
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) AOP
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Separation of Concerns
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) hybris
3 1 (9.09%) BEA