The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 220 214 230
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ant 35 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.15% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.09% 0.91% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,250 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1132 881 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.30% 16.51% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 910 701 681
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
South Yorkshire +7 20 £34,000 +18.26% 2
West Yorkshire -30 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Ant
England

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (91.23%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) SQL
3 35 (61.40%) XML
3 35 (61.40%) Spring
4 31 (54.39%) Hibernate
4 31 (54.39%) Web Services
5 29 (50.88%) JBoss
5 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
5 29 (50.88%) Eclipse
6 28 (49.12%) Maven
7 27 (47.37%) PL/SQL
8 26 (45.61%) J2EE
9 24 (42.11%) JDBC
10 23 (40.35%) Tomcat
10 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (38.60%) UNIX
12 21 (36.84%) Java EE
13 20 (35.09%) Subversion
13 20 (35.09%) JSP
13 20 (35.09%) Oracle
14 19 (33.33%) UML
15 18 (31.58%) WebSphere
16 17 (29.82%) Banking
16 17 (29.82%) SOAP
17 15 (26.32%) Finance
17 15 (26.32%) Hudson
18 14 (24.56%) JPA
19 13 (22.81%) OO
19 13 (22.81%) RDBMS
19 13 (22.81%) Struts

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (40.35%) Tomcat
2 18 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 13 (22.81%) WebLogic
4 7 (12.28%) Apache
5 4 (7.02%) GlassFish
5 4 (7.02%) Jetty
5 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.75%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.75%) Route 53
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) RDBMS
1 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
2 12 (21.05%) MySQL
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Eclipse
2 28 (49.12%) Maven
3 20 (35.09%) Subversion
4 15 (26.32%) Hudson
5 10 (17.54%) JUnit
6 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
7 7 (12.28%) MyEclipse
8 5 (8.77%) JIRA
9 4 (7.02%) Selenium
9 4 (7.02%) Mercurial
9 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
10 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
10 3 (5.26%) JBehave
10 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.75%) RSpec
11 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
11 1 (1.75%) NUnit
11 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (29.82%) Banking
2 15 (26.32%) Finance
3 10 (17.54%) Retail
3 10 (17.54%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 47 (82.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Flex Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Graduate
6 4 (7.02%) Junior
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Tester
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 1 (1.75%) CSS Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (61.40%) XML
1 35 (61.40%) Spring
2 31 (54.39%) Web Services
2 31 (54.39%) Hibernate
3 26 (45.61%) J2EE
4 24 (42.11%) JDBC
5 21 (36.84%) Java EE
6 20 (35.09%) JSP
7 17 (29.82%) SOAP
8 14 (24.56%) JPA
9 13 (22.81%) RESTful
9 13 (22.81%) Struts
10 12 (21.05%) JMS
11 11 (19.30%) HTML
12 10 (17.54%) Swing
12 10 (17.54%) jQuery
13 9 (15.79%) HTML5
14 8 (14.04%) Sencha Touch
14 8 (14.04%) Swiz
14 8 (14.04%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Web 2.0
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) UNIX
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) UML
3 13 (22.81%) OO
4 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.79%) SOA
6 8 (14.04%) RAD
6 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Scrum
7 7 (12.28%) Cyber Security
7 7 (12.28%) Workflow
8 6 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (10.53%) Web Application Development
9 4 (7.02%) MVC
9 4 (7.02%) TDD
9 4 (7.02%) OOP
10 3 (5.26%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.26%) Information Management
10 3 (5.26%) User Stories
10 3 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) SQL
3 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
4 27 (47.37%) PL/SQL
5 9 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 9 (15.79%) C#
6 8 (14.04%) Groovy
7 7 (12.28%) C++
7 7 (12.28%) C
8 4 (7.02%) Ruby
8 4 (7.02%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Nagios
1 3 (5.26%) Hyperic
1 3 (5.26%) Opsview
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) JBoss
2 20 (35.09%) Oracle
3 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.79%) IBM
5 8 (14.04%) HP
5 8 (14.04%) Sencha
5 8 (14.04%) Splunk
6 7 (12.28%) Google
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 40 holidays, final salary pension
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Neg on Experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago