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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 207 183 217
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ant 32 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.76% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.59% 4.78% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 8
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £35,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,250
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
891 836 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.35% 15.80% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 751 731 512
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 27 May 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 -13 27 £45,000 - 2
Coventry -5 5 £50,000 -6.10%
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (89.19%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (81.08%) Maven
3 30 (81.08%) XML
4 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
4 29 (78.38%) HTML
4 29 (78.38%) CSS
5 28 (75.68%) Git (software)
6 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
6 27 (72.97%) SOAP
7 26 (70.27%) REST
8 25 (67.57%) OO
9 24 (64.86%) Ajax
9 24 (64.86%) JSON
9 24 (64.86%) ServiceNow
10 20 (54.05%) SQL
11 16 (43.24%) J2EE
12 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
13 14 (37.84%) Web Services
13 14 (37.84%) jQuery
14 13 (35.14%) Eclipse
14 13 (35.14%) MySQL
14 13 (35.14%) SAP
15 12 (32.43%) CRM
15 12 (32.43%) ITIL
15 12 (32.43%) Unix
15 12 (32.43%) Service Management
15 12 (32.43%) ITIL V3
15 12 (32.43%) Marketing
15 12 (32.43%) Eloqua

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 (2.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) GIS
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (81.08%) Maven
2 28 (75.68%) Git (software)
3 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
4 13 (35.14%) Eclipse
5 7 (18.92%) Hudson
6 6 (16.22%) Subversion
7 3 (8.11%) JIRA
7 3 (8.11%) Mercurial
7 3 (8.11%) Selenium
8 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.41%) RSpec
8 2 (5.41%) WATIR
9 1 (2.70%) AccuRev
9 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
9 1 (2.70%) DbUnit
9 1 (2.70%) HttpUnit
9 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.70%) XMLUnit
General
1 12 (32.43%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Development Manager
3 12 (32.43%) ServiceNow Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) QA Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) QA Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.81%) XML Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Automation Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) QA Leader
7 2 (5.41%) QA Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) XML
2 29 (78.38%) CSS
2 29 (78.38%) HTML
3 27 (72.97%) SOAP
4 26 (70.27%) REST
5 24 (64.86%) Ajax
5 24 (64.86%) JSON
6 16 (43.24%) J2EE
7 14 (37.84%) jQuery
7 14 (37.84%) Web Services
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
9 6 (16.22%) Spring
10 4 (10.81%) JDBC
10 4 (10.81%) JMS
10 4 (10.81%) Struts
10 4 (10.81%) XML Schema
10 4 (10.81%) XSLT
11 2 (5.41%) JSP
12 1 (2.70%) EDI
12 1 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
3 25 (67.57%) OO
4 12 (32.43%) Coaching
4 12 (32.43%) CRM
4 12 (32.43%) Functional Programming
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL V3
4 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
4 12 (32.43%) Service Management
5 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.51%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) EAI
7 4 (10.81%) MVC
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) XPath
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) ServiceNow
2 13 (35.14%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) hybris
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.70%) Remedy
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