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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
England / West Midlands
Rank 206 235 194
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -41
Permanent jobs citing Ant 6 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.069% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.47% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 18
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
722 848 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.27% 14.61% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 625 741 624
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,300 £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
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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Coventry +18 5 £40,000 -10.11%
Staffordshire +5 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 21 (91.30%) Maven
2 20 (86.96%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) Spring
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) REST
6 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
7 11 (47.83%) Gradle
7 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
7 11 (47.83%) HTML
7 11 (47.83%) CSS
8 10 (43.48%) Subversion
8 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
9 9 (39.13%) Build Automation
9 9 (39.13%) HTML5
10 8 (34.78%) TDD
11 7 (30.43%) SOAP
11 7 (30.43%) Python
11 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
11 7 (30.43%) SDLC
12 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
12 6 (26.09%) MVC
12 6 (26.09%) Oracle
12 6 (26.09%) JPA
13 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
13 5 (21.74%) jQuery
13 5 (21.74%) EJB
13 5 (21.74%) J2EE
13 5 (21.74%) Struts

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 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
1 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Maven
2 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
3 11 (47.83%) Gradle
4 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
4 10 (43.48%) Subversion
5 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Archiva
6 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 1 (4.35%) NuGet
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 20 (86.96%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Spring
2 12 (52.17%) REST
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) SOAP
6 6 (26.09%) JPA
7 5 (21.74%) EJB
7 5 (21.74%) J2EE
7 5 (21.74%) JDBC
7 5 (21.74%) JMS
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) JSP
7 5 (21.74%) Servlets
7 5 (21.74%) Struts
8 4 (17.39%) Java EE
8 4 (17.39%) Play Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Build Automation
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) API Development
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (17.39%) API Design
7 4 (17.39%) Release Management
8 3 (13.04%) OOP
9 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.35%) AOP
10 1 (4.35%) CRM
10 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Microservices
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) SOQL
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) rkt
2 1 (4.35%) Salt
2 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com