The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 197 197 168
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.37% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 2.65% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 2
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Ant
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
761 679 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.01% 13.94% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 588 540 432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the West Yorkshire region.

Ant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Ant Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Ant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Leeds +10 17 £41,250 +3.12%
Bradford -16 5 £31,500 -25.88%
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Spring
2 15 (75.00%) Maven
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) J2EE
5 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) LDAP
6 8 (40.00%) Sun
6 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (40.00%) Cryptography
6 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (35.00%) Servlets
7 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) JSP
8 6 (30.00%) Subversion
8 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (25.00%) Use Case
9 5 (25.00%) JAX-WS
9 5 (25.00%) Java EE
9 5 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
9 5 (25.00%) AOP
9 5 (25.00%) JSF
9 5 (25.00%) MVC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Force.com
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) JUnit
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (5.00%) Bower
6 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) Servlets
4 6 (30.00%) JSP
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) JAX-WS
5 5 (25.00%) JSF
5 5 (25.00%) Java EE
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) JAXB
5 5 (25.00%) Middleware
5 5 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) Visualforce
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) BlazeDS
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) Swiz
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Biometrics
2 5 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) OOP
2 5 (25.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
2 5 (25.00%) AOP
2 5 (25.00%) Use Case
2 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Apex Code
6 2 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Sencha