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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 212 180 166
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ant 5 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.097% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 2.39% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 15
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
765 669 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.89% 16.08% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 657 565 593
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 27 November 2014. 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 -21 5 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) JSP
3 14 (70.00%) Spring
4 12 (60.00%) UNIX
5 11 (55.00%) JDBC
5 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (50.00%) Eclipse
6 10 (50.00%) J2EE
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
8 8 (40.00%) XML
8 8 (40.00%) Struts
8 8 (40.00%) HTML5
9 7 (35.00%) Oracle
9 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (30.00%) HP
10 6 (30.00%) Workflow
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 6 (30.00%) Banking
10 6 (30.00%) Subversion
10 6 (30.00%) Apache Flex
10 6 (30.00%) Ext JS
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (30.00%) Servlets
10 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (30.00%) C#
10 6 (30.00%) .NET

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.00%) JBoss
4 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (30.00%) Hudson
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 4 (20.00%) Maven
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) JBehave
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Flex Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) JSP
1 14 (70.00%) Spring
2 11 (55.00%) JDBC
2 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) J2EE
4 8 (40.00%) Struts
4 8 (40.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (30.00%) Sencha Touch
5 6 (30.00%) Swiz
5 6 (30.00%) Apache Flex
5 6 (30.00%) Ext JS
5 6 (30.00%) BlazeDS
5 6 (30.00%) Struts2
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Servlets
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) UML
1 6 (30.00%) RAD
1 6 (30.00%) Workflow
1 6 (30.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (30.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Information Management
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) OOD
3 2 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
1 3 (15.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (15.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Sencha
3 6 (30.00%) Splunk
4 3 (15.00%) Remedy