The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 187 170 166
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ant 19 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 0.88% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
722 566 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.84% 16.04% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 582 423 419
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Ant
Yorkshire

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 -19 15 £40,000 +45.45%
Wakefield -5 3 £36,500 +12.30%
Bradford - 1 £42,500 -
Ant
Yorkshire

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (91.89%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) Spring
3 27 (72.97%) UNIX
4 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
5 25 (67.57%) Maven
6 23 (62.16%) JDBC
7 22 (59.46%) SQL
8 20 (54.05%) Hibernate
9 19 (51.35%) Tomcat
10 18 (48.65%) JSP
10 18 (48.65%) XML
10 18 (48.65%) Hudson
11 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
12 16 (43.24%) JBoss
12 16 (43.24%) J2EE
13 15 (40.54%) Subversion
14 14 (37.84%) jQuery
14 14 (37.84%) JPA
14 14 (37.84%) MySQL
15 13 (35.14%) Struts
15 13 (35.14%) UML
15 13 (35.14%) Eclipse
15 13 (35.14%) Finance
16 12 (32.43%) RDBMS
16 12 (32.43%) Web Services
16 12 (32.43%) Oracle
16 12 (32.43%) Java EE
17 11 (29.73%) Groovy
18 10 (27.03%) Mac OS
18 10 (27.03%) MyEclipse

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (51.35%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.62%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
2 14 (37.84%) MySQL
3 12 (32.43%) RDBMS
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Maven
2 18 (48.65%) Hudson
3 15 (40.54%) Subversion
4 13 (35.14%) Eclipse
5 10 (27.03%) MyEclipse
6 8 (21.62%) JUnit
7 5 (13.51%) JIRA
8 4 (10.81%) Selenium
8 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
9 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
9 3 (8.11%) JBehave
9 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.70%) RSpec
10 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
10 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
10 1 (2.70%) NUnit
10 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Law
3 5 (13.51%) Legal
4 4 (10.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 24 (64.86%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Java Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Flex Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) CSS Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) Spring
2 23 (62.16%) JDBC
3 20 (54.05%) Hibernate
4 18 (48.65%) JSP
4 18 (48.65%) XML
5 16 (43.24%) J2EE
6 14 (37.84%) jQuery
6 14 (37.84%) JPA
7 13 (35.14%) Struts
8 12 (32.43%) Web Services
8 12 (32.43%) Java EE
9 10 (27.03%) JSON
9 10 (27.03%) iBATIS
9 10 (27.03%) Java SE
9 10 (27.03%) RichFaces
9 10 (27.03%) XSD
9 10 (27.03%) SOAP
9 10 (27.03%) JMS
9 10 (27.03%) JSF
9 10 (27.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Web 2.0
2 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) UNIX
2 10 (27.03%) Mac OS
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) UML
2 8 (21.62%) RAD
3 7 (18.92%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) Workflow
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.92%) Cyber Security
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Information Management
6 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.11%) User Stories
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL
9 1 (2.70%) AOP
9 1 (2.70%) CMMI
9 1 (2.70%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) Java
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Groovy
5 10 (27.03%) C++
5 10 (27.03%) C
6 9 (24.32%) C#
7 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
8 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
9 5 (13.51%) Ruby
9 5 (13.51%) XPath
9 5 (13.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Nagios
1 4 (10.81%) Hyperic
1 4 (10.81%) Opsview
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) JBoss
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle
3 10 (27.03%) Google
4 9 (24.32%) IBM
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) Sencha
5 8 (21.62%) Splunk
6 5 (13.51%) Reuters
7 4 (10.81%) Remedy