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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 94 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 1.73% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% 9.75% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 9
Average salary £26,589 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,449 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,606 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
200 236 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.46% 17.70% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 173 231 90
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,200 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
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 22 September 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
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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 3 £26,589 -31.82% 4
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) Maven
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 11 (55.00%) Selenium
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 10 (50.00%) JUnit
5 10 (50.00%) CruiseControl
5 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 10 (50.00%) Groovy
5 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 10 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) OO
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle
7 8 (40.00%) SOAP
8 7 (35.00%) SOA
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Subversion
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
9 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (30.00%) J2EE
9 6 (30.00%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (30.00%) BDD
9 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (30.00%) JBehave

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Maven
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (55.00%) Selenium
4 10 (50.00%) JUnit
4 10 (50.00%) CruiseControl
4 10 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 10 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 7 (35.00%) Subversion
6 6 (30.00%) JBehave
7 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
8 3 (15.00%) Calabash
8 3 (15.00%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (10.00%) Hudson
9 2 (10.00%) Gerrit
9 2 (10.00%) JIRA
10 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) EJB
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) JSP
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Servlets
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (10.00%) Sass
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) JPA
7 2 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 8 (40.00%) OO
6 7 (35.00%) SOA
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) OOP
9 4 (20.00%) OOD
10 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (15.00%) MVC
11 2 (10.00%) Code Coverage
11 2 (10.00%) UML
11 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Groovy
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) XQuery
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) XPath
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24350 - £28827 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago