The first table below looks at the demand for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 227 204 212
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 22 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.07% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £26,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,750 £58,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1073 871 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.19% 16.37% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 861 666 680
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ant
England

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ant Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Ant
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire -25 18 £40,000 +45.45%
South Yorkshire -26 4 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 39 (90.70%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) Spring
3 29 (67.44%) Maven
4 27 (62.79%) SQL
4 27 (62.79%) JDBC
4 27 (62.79%) UNIX
5 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
6 23 (53.49%) XML
6 23 (53.49%) Tomcat
7 21 (48.84%) JBoss
7 21 (48.84%) Hibernate
7 21 (48.84%) Relational Database
8 20 (46.51%) J2EE
9 19 (44.19%) Subversion
10 18 (41.86%) JSP
10 18 (41.86%) Eclipse
10 18 (41.86%) Hudson
11 17 (39.53%) Oracle
11 17 (39.53%) UML
11 17 (39.53%) Web Services
12 16 (37.21%) RDBMS
13 15 (34.88%) JMS
14 14 (32.56%) MySQL
14 14 (32.56%) jQuery
14 14 (32.56%) JPA
15 13 (30.23%) Java EE
15 13 (30.23%) Finance
15 13 (30.23%) Struts
15 13 (30.23%) PL/SQL
16 12 (27.91%) JUnit

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 23 (53.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (18.60%) Apache
3 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.30%) Jetty
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) Relational Database
2 16 (37.21%) RDBMS
3 14 (32.56%) MySQL
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (67.44%) Maven
2 19 (44.19%) Subversion
3 18 (41.86%) Eclipse
3 18 (41.86%) Hudson
4 12 (27.91%) JUnit
5 10 (23.26%) MyEclipse
6 5 (11.63%) JIRA
7 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
7 4 (9.30%) Selenium
7 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.98%) JBehave
8 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.33%) RSpec
9 1 (2.33%) NUnit
9 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
9 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Law
3 5 (11.63%) Legal
4 4 (9.30%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 29 (67.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java Web Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Flex Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) CSS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Middleware Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) Spring
2 27 (62.79%) JDBC
3 23 (53.49%) XML
4 21 (48.84%) Hibernate
5 20 (46.51%) J2EE
6 18 (41.86%) JSP
7 17 (39.53%) Web Services
8 15 (34.88%) JMS
9 14 (32.56%) jQuery
9 14 (32.56%) JPA
10 13 (30.23%) Java EE
10 13 (30.23%) Struts
11 11 (25.58%) SOAP
12 10 (23.26%) RichFaces
12 10 (23.26%) Java SE
12 10 (23.26%) JSON
12 10 (23.26%) iBATIS
12 10 (23.26%) JSF
12 10 (23.26%) Ajax
12 10 (23.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Web 2.0
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) UNIX
2 10 (23.26%) Mac OS
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) UML
2 11 (25.58%) OO
3 8 (18.60%) RAD
3 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.28%) Cyber Security
4 7 (16.28%) Workflow
5 6 (13.95%) TDD
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
7 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.30%) Information Management
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.98%) User Stories
8 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) SQL
3 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) PL/SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Groovy
6 10 (23.26%) C
6 10 (23.26%) C++
7 9 (20.93%) C#
8 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
9 5 (11.63%) Ruby
9 5 (11.63%) XPath
9 5 (11.63%) Perl
10 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (2.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Nagios
1 4 (9.30%) Opsview
1 4 (9.30%) Hyperic
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) JBoss
2 17 (39.53%) Oracle
3 10 (23.26%) Google
4 9 (20.93%) IBM
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.60%) HP
5 8 (18.60%) Sencha
5 8 (18.60%) Splunk
6 5 (11.63%) Reuters
7 4 (9.30%) Remedy
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