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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 207 201 193
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 28 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.30% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.04% 1.83% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 42
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
920 876 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.83% 16.47% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 797 780 673
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Ant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 13 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +5 6 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Coventry -9 5 £43,250 +23.57% 1
Birmingham -33 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ant.

1 53 (88.33%) Java
1 53 (88.33%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (81.67%) Maven
3 48 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 43 (71.67%) REST
5 42 (70.00%) HTML
5 42 (70.00%) CSS
6 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
7 31 (51.67%) SOAP
8 29 (48.33%) Jenkins
8 29 (48.33%) Test Automation
9 28 (46.67%) XML
10 26 (43.33%) OO
11 24 (40.00%) Ajax
11 24 (40.00%) JSON
11 24 (40.00%) ServiceNow
12 22 (36.67%) Web Services
13 21 (35.00%) TDD
14 17 (28.33%) SQL
14 17 (28.33%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (25.00%) ITIL V3
16 15 (25.00%) ITIL
16 15 (25.00%) Unix
16 15 (25.00%) Subversion
16 15 (25.00%) Functional Programming
17 14 (23.33%) MySQL
17 14 (23.33%) Gradle
17 14 (23.33%) jQuery
18 13 (21.67%) Spring

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) Apache
1 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.67%) IIS
1 4 (6.67%) nginx
2 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Eloqua
2 5 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DNS
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MySQL
2 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.33%) SAP HANA
5 2 (3.33%) DB2
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (81.67%) Maven
2 48 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (48.33%) Jenkins
4 15 (25.00%) Subversion
5 14 (23.33%) Gradle
6 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
7 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (8.33%) Hudson
7 5 (8.33%) JIRA
7 5 (8.33%) JUnit
7 5 (8.33%) RSpec
7 5 (8.33%) Selenium
8 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
8 4 (6.67%) WATIR
9 3 (5.00%) Concordion
9 3 (5.00%) DbUnit
9 3 (5.00%) HttpUnit
9 3 (5.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 9 (15.00%) Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Senior Developer
4 15 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Development Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (3.33%) QA Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Software Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (71.67%) REST
2 42 (70.00%) CSS
2 42 (70.00%) HTML
3 31 (51.67%) SOAP
4 28 (46.67%) XML
5 24 (40.00%) Ajax
5 24 (40.00%) JSON
6 22 (36.67%) Web Services
7 14 (23.33%) jQuery
8 13 (21.67%) HTML5
8 13 (21.67%) Spring
9 12 (20.00%) Node.js
10 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 8 (13.33%) J2EE
12 5 (8.33%) EDI
12 5 (8.33%) Express
12 5 (8.33%) MEAN Stack
13 3 (5.00%) RESTful
13 3 (5.00%) Thymeleaf
13 3 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.33%) Blockchain
2 5 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 5 (8.33%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Unix
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (88.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) Test Automation
3 26 (43.33%) OO
4 21 (35.00%) TDD
5 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (25.00%) Functional Programming
6 15 (25.00%) ITIL
6 15 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 13 (21.67%) Build Automation
8 11 (18.33%) API Design
8 11 (18.33%) API Development
9 10 (16.67%) OOP
9 10 (16.67%) Scrum
10 9 (15.00%) CRM
10 9 (15.00%) Service Management
11 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Coaching
11 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 7 (11.67%) SDLC
12 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (88.33%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (15.00%) Ruby
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 4 (6.67%) Groovy
6 4 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
1 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
1 4 (6.67%) rkt
1 4 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 13 (21.67%) SAP
3 9 (15.00%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) Rackspace
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