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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 173 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 40 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.75% 2.15% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 19
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £24,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
842 604 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.96% 11.77% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 738 500 583
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Birmingham +10 27 £45,000 -
Coventry - 11 £53,250 - 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (89.83%) Java
2 51 (86.44%) JavaScript
3 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (67.80%) Maven
4 40 (67.80%) HTML
5 35 (59.32%) jQuery
6 34 (57.63%) CSS
7 32 (54.24%) SOA
7 32 (54.24%) MVC
8 31 (52.54%) Spring
8 31 (52.54%) Oracle
9 28 (47.46%) AngularJS
10 27 (45.76%) HTML5
10 27 (45.76%) XML
11 26 (44.07%) Subversion
12 23 (38.98%) WebSphere
12 23 (38.98%) JSON
13 22 (37.29%) JBoss
13 22 (37.29%) Python
14 21 (35.59%) WebLogic
14 21 (35.59%) PHP
14 21 (35.59%) Hibernate
15 19 (32.20%) J2EE
15 19 (32.20%) Tomcat
16 18 (30.51%) SQL
16 18 (30.51%) Build Automation
16 18 (30.51%) KnockoutJS
17 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
17 17 (28.81%) .NET
17 17 (28.81%) Struts

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (38.98%) WebSphere
2 22 (37.29%) JBoss
3 21 (35.59%) WebLogic
4 19 (32.20%) Tomcat
5 7 (11.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (11.86%) Apache
5 7 (11.86%) CMS
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.69%) MQSI
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
2 6 (10.17%) BIG-IP
2 6 (10.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) MySQL
3 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (67.80%) Maven
2 26 (44.07%) Subversion
3 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
4 16 (27.12%) JIRA
4 16 (27.12%) JUnit
4 16 (27.12%) Selenium
5 15 (25.42%) Gradle
6 13 (22.03%) Hudson
7 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
8 8 (13.56%) Eclipse
9 7 (11.86%) NetBeans
9 7 (11.86%) CruiseControl
9 7 (11.86%) Mercurial
10 6 (10.17%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.69%) Phing
11 1 (1.69%) AccuRev
11 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.69%) Log4j
General
1 7 (11.86%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (77.97%) Developer
2 32 (54.24%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) Software Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Java Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Junior
8 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.08%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Applications Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Administrator
11 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (67.80%) HTML
2 35 (59.32%) jQuery
3 34 (57.63%) CSS
4 31 (52.54%) Spring
5 28 (47.46%) AngularJS
6 27 (45.76%) HTML5
6 27 (45.76%) XML
7 23 (38.98%) JSON
8 21 (35.59%) Hibernate
9 19 (32.20%) J2EE
10 18 (30.51%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (28.81%) .NET
11 17 (28.81%) Struts
12 15 (25.42%) JPA
12 15 (25.42%) CSS3
12 15 (25.42%) PhoneGap
12 15 (25.42%) Java EE
13 13 (22.03%) Web Services
13 13 (22.03%) SOAP
13 13 (22.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Open Source
2 7 (11.86%) Web 2.0
2 7 (11.86%) User Experience
3 6 (10.17%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.17%) W3C
4 4 (6.78%) GIS
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) UNIX
2 7 (11.86%) HPUX
2 7 (11.86%) Solaris
3 6 (10.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) SOA
2 32 (54.24%) MVC
3 18 (30.51%) Build Automation
4 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
5 15 (25.42%) Mobile Development
5 15 (25.42%) OOP
5 15 (25.42%) Web Development
5 15 (25.42%) TDD
6 8 (13.56%) Scrum
7 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 6 (10.17%) Release Management
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Multithreading
8 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.17%) Web Design
8 6 (10.17%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) Java
2 51 (86.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) Python
4 21 (35.59%) PHP
5 18 (30.51%) SQL
6 16 (27.12%) Ruby
7 12 (20.34%) Perl
8 11 (18.64%) XPath
9 8 (13.56%) C#
10 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
11 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
11 6 (10.17%) VBScript
12 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
13 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
13 3 (5.08%) C++
13 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) vSphere
1 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) IBM
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 7 days ago