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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 184 190 186
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 30 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.18% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 1.80% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
840 500 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.98% 10.21% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 761 401 554
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +20 23 £45,000 - 2
Coventry - 6 £55,000 -
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (91.84%) Java
2 44 (89.80%) JavaScript
3 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (63.27%) HTML
5 30 (61.22%) CSS
5 30 (61.22%) SOA
5 30 (61.22%) Maven
6 29 (59.18%) jQuery
7 26 (53.06%) XML
8 25 (51.02%) MVC
9 24 (48.98%) Oracle
10 23 (46.94%) JSON
11 22 (44.90%) HTML5
11 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
12 21 (42.86%) Spring
13 20 (40.82%) JBoss
14 19 (38.78%) Tomcat
14 19 (38.78%) Python
14 19 (38.78%) PHP
14 19 (38.78%) WebSphere
15 18 (36.73%) WebLogic
16 17 (34.69%) Subversion
16 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
17 16 (32.65%) JIRA
17 16 (32.65%) PhoneGap
17 16 (32.65%) Mobile Development
17 16 (32.65%) J2EE
17 16 (32.65%) OOP
18 14 (28.57%) Linux
18 14 (28.57%) SQL

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (40.82%) JBoss
2 19 (38.78%) Tomcat
2 19 (38.78%) WebSphere
3 18 (36.73%) WebLogic
4 7 (14.29%) Apache
5 6 (12.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.04%) CMS
7 1 (2.04%) MQSI
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 6 (12.24%) HTTP
3 5 (10.20%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (61.22%) Maven
2 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
2 17 (34.69%) Subversion
3 16 (32.65%) JIRA
4 13 (26.53%) Selenium
4 13 (26.53%) JUnit
5 11 (22.45%) Hudson
6 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
7 8 (16.33%) Gradle
7 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (14.29%) NetBeans
8 7 (14.29%) CruiseControl
8 7 (14.29%) Mercurial
8 7 (14.29%) Artifactory
9 2 (4.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
10 1 (2.04%) Log4j
General
1 9 (18.37%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) Java Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Software Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Junior
5 6 (12.24%) Java Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) HTML
2 30 (61.22%) CSS
3 29 (59.18%) jQuery
4 26 (53.06%) XML
5 23 (46.94%) JSON
6 22 (44.90%) HTML5
6 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
7 21 (42.86%) Spring
8 16 (32.65%) J2EE
8 16 (32.65%) PhoneGap
9 14 (28.57%) Struts
10 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
11 12 (24.49%) Web Services
11 12 (24.49%) SOAP
11 12 (24.49%) .NET
11 12 (24.49%) JSP
11 12 (24.49%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (24.49%) CSS3
12 11 (22.45%) Ajax
13 9 (18.37%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Open Source
2 9 (18.37%) User Experience
3 6 (12.24%) Web 2.0
3 6 (12.24%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.20%) W3C
5 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.08%) GIS
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) HPUX
3 6 (12.24%) Solaris
3 6 (12.24%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Android
4 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) SOA
3 25 (51.02%) MVC
4 16 (32.65%) OOP
4 16 (32.65%) Mobile Development
5 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
6 12 (24.49%) Web Development
6 12 (24.49%) Build Automation
7 8 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.33%) DevOps
8 7 (14.29%) TDD
9 6 (12.24%) Web Design
9 6 (12.24%) UML
9 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
10 5 (10.20%) Refactoring
10 5 (10.20%) Release Management
11 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) Java
2 44 (89.80%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.78%) PHP
3 19 (38.78%) Python
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 13 (26.53%) Perl
6 12 (24.49%) Ruby
7 9 (18.37%) XPath
8 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 7 (14.29%) VBScript
9 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
9 6 (12.24%) C#
10 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
11 3 (6.12%) C++
12 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
12 2 (4.08%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
13 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
13 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) vSphere
1 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) IBM
4 4 (8.16%) Sencha
5 2 (4.08%) Appcelerator
6 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Interwoven
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
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