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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 207 188 213
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ant 30 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.61% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.37% 4.08% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 9
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +87.50%
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
890 857 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.40% 14.88% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 713 757 619
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Birmingham -7 28 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Staffordshire -5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (87.23%) Java
2 41 (87.23%) Maven
3 39 (82.98%) Git (software)
4 38 (80.85%) XML
5 36 (76.60%) HTML
5 36 (76.60%) CSS
6 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
7 34 (72.34%) SOAP
8 32 (68.09%) Test Automation
8 32 (68.09%) REST
9 30 (63.83%) Ajax
9 30 (63.83%) JSON
9 30 (63.83%) ServiceNow
10 29 (61.70%) OO
11 24 (51.06%) SQL
12 18 (38.30%) MySQL
12 18 (38.30%) Web Services
13 17 (36.17%) ITIL
13 17 (36.17%) Unix
13 17 (36.17%) SAP
13 17 (36.17%) ITIL V3
13 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
13 17 (36.17%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (36.17%) Functional Programming
14 16 (34.04%) jQuery
14 16 (34.04%) J2EE
15 13 (27.66%) CRM
15 13 (27.66%) Service Management
15 13 (27.66%) Marketing

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 1 (2.13%) Apache
1 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) nginx
Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Eloqua
2 5 (10.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) SAP HANA
4 4 (8.51%) GIS
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (87.23%) Maven
2 39 (82.98%) Git (software)
3 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
4 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
5 7 (14.89%) Hudson
5 7 (14.89%) Subversion
6 6 (12.77%) Gradle
7 5 (10.64%) JUnit
8 3 (6.38%) DbUnit
8 3 (6.38%) HttpUnit
8 3 (6.38%) JIRA
8 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
8 3 (6.38%) XMLUnit
9 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.26%) RSpec
9 2 (4.26%) Selenium
9 2 (4.26%) WATIR
10 1 (2.13%) AccuRev
10 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
10 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (27.66%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Senior Developer
2 17 (36.17%) ServiceNow Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Development Manager
4 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.77%) XML Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) QA Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Software Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) XML
2 36 (76.60%) CSS
2 36 (76.60%) HTML
3 34 (72.34%) SOAP
4 32 (68.09%) REST
5 30 (63.83%) Ajax
5 30 (63.83%) JSON
6 18 (38.30%) Web Services
7 16 (34.04%) J2EE
7 16 (34.04%) jQuery
8 10 (21.28%) Spring
9 8 (17.02%) .NET
10 5 (10.64%) EDI
11 4 (8.51%) JDBC
11 4 (8.51%) JMS
11 4 (8.51%) Struts
11 4 (8.51%) XML Schema
11 4 (8.51%) XSLT
12 3 (6.38%) JSP
12 3 (6.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Blockchain
3 5 (10.64%) Cryptography
3 5 (10.64%) Fintech
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (68.09%) Test Automation
3 29 (61.70%) OO
4 17 (36.17%) Functional Programming
4 17 (36.17%) ITIL
4 17 (36.17%) ITIL V3
5 13 (27.66%) CRM
5 13 (27.66%) Service Management
6 12 (25.53%) Coaching
6 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
7 9 (19.15%) SOA
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 6 (12.77%) API Design
10 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.64%) ERP
10 5 (10.64%) Project Management
10 5 (10.64%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
10 5 (10.64%) UML
10 5 (10.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
3 24 (51.06%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Ruby
4 4 (8.51%) XPath
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) rkt
1 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (63.83%) ServiceNow
2 17 (36.17%) SAP
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
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