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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 99 101 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -47
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 8 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.72% 0.59% 3.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 3.57% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 40
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,601 £34,000 £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
245 224 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.69% 16.65% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 203 203 177
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,925 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 31 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 31 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 -3 10 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 15 (93.75%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Maven
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
5 10 (62.50%) Linux
5 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
6 9 (56.25%) Oracle
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
8 7 (43.75%) Scrum
8 7 (43.75%) SDLC
9 6 (37.50%) Selenium
9 6 (37.50%) JPA
9 6 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (37.50%) Hudson
9 6 (37.50%) REST
9 6 (37.50%) NetBeans
9 6 (37.50%) JMeter
9 6 (37.50%) JSF
9 6 (37.50%) Java EE
9 6 (37.50%) EJB
9 6 (37.50%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 5 (31.25%) Perl
10 5 (31.25%) SOAP
10 5 (31.25%) UNIX
10 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
10 5 (31.25%) Python
10 5 (31.25%) Scala
11 4 (25.00%) RESTful

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQLPlus
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Maven
2 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
3 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (37.50%) Hudson
4 6 (37.50%) JMeter
4 6 (37.50%) NetBeans
4 6 (37.50%) Selenium
5 4 (25.00%) Gradle
6 3 (18.75%) IntelliJ
7 2 (12.50%) TestNG
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) JUnit
7 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
8 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Author
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Author
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Writer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) EJB
3 6 (37.50%) JSF
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
3 6 (37.50%) JPA
3 6 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (37.50%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) J2EE
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 2 (12.50%) Akka
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
8 1 (6.25%) Java SE
8 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
8 1 (6.25%) JDBC
8 1 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Scala
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
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