The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 195 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ant 32 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.76% 1.82% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 18
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Ant
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
851 715 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.71% 13.33% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 750 615 626
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 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
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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
Birmingham -2 20 £45,000 -
Coventry - 10 £51,250 - 3
Staffordshire +1 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 52 (91.23%) Java
1 52 (91.23%) JavaScript
2 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (80.70%) HTML
3 40 (70.18%) CSS
3 40 (70.18%) jQuery
4 37 (64.91%) MVC
5 35 (61.40%) AngularJS
6 34 (59.65%) SOA
7 33 (57.89%) HTML5
8 32 (56.14%) Maven
9 29 (50.88%) XML
10 28 (49.12%) Spring
10 28 (49.12%) WebSphere
10 28 (49.12%) JSON
11 27 (47.37%) Oracle
12 25 (43.86%) WebLogic
12 25 (43.86%) Python
13 24 (42.11%) JBoss
13 24 (42.11%) PHP
14 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
15 22 (38.60%) Ruby
15 22 (38.60%) JIRA
15 22 (38.60%) JUnit
15 22 (38.60%) Git (software)
16 21 (36.84%) Open Source
16 21 (36.84%) CSS3
16 21 (36.84%) PhoneGap
16 21 (36.84%) Mobile Development
16 21 (36.84%) OOP

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 28 (49.12%) WebSphere
2 25 (43.86%) WebLogic
3 24 (42.11%) JBoss
4 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
5 7 (12.28%) CMS
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (7.02%) Apache
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.75%) MQSI
8 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) HTTP
2 6 (10.53%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (56.14%) Maven
2 22 (38.60%) JIRA
2 22 (38.60%) JUnit
2 22 (38.60%) Git (software)
3 21 (36.84%) Subversion
3 21 (36.84%) Selenium
4 14 (24.56%) Gradle
5 7 (12.28%) Hudson
6 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.02%) NetBeans
7 4 (7.02%) CruiseControl
7 4 (7.02%) Mercurial
7 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.26%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.51%) Phing
10 1 (1.75%) AccuRev
10 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.75%) Log4j
10 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (85.96%) Developer
2 37 (64.91%) Java Developer
3 21 (36.84%) Java Software Engineer
3 21 (36.84%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.51%) Designer
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) HTML
2 40 (70.18%) CSS
2 40 (70.18%) jQuery
3 35 (61.40%) AngularJS
4 33 (57.89%) HTML5
5 29 (50.88%) XML
6 28 (49.12%) JSON
6 28 (49.12%) Spring
7 21 (36.84%) Hibernate
7 21 (36.84%) CSS3
7 21 (36.84%) PhoneGap
8 16 (28.07%) KnockoutJS
9 14 (24.56%) JPA
9 14 (24.56%) Java EE
9 14 (24.56%) Struts
9 14 (24.56%) J2EE
10 13 (22.81%) .NET
11 11 (19.30%) JSP
11 11 (19.30%) Web Services
11 11 (19.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Web 2.0
3 6 (10.53%) W3C
4 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.26%) GIS
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) UNIX
2 7 (12.28%) HPUX
2 7 (12.28%) Solaris
3 3 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (64.91%) MVC
3 34 (59.65%) SOA
4 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
5 21 (36.84%) Web Development
5 21 (36.84%) OOP
5 21 (36.84%) Open Source
5 21 (36.84%) Mobile Development
6 16 (28.07%) Build Automation
7 15 (26.32%) TDD
8 12 (21.05%) SDLC
9 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.53%) Refactoring
10 6 (10.53%) Release Management
10 6 (10.53%) API Design
11 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (7.02%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) Java
1 52 (91.23%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.86%) Python
3 24 (42.11%) PHP
4 22 (38.60%) Ruby
5 14 (24.56%) SQL
6 8 (14.04%) XPath
7 7 (12.28%) Perl
8 5 (8.77%) C#
9 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 3 (5.26%) VBScript
10 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.75%) C++
11 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) vSphere
1 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) IBM
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Twitter
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
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