The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 128 108
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.38% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 2.43% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Ant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 282 370 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.29% 15.60% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 242 329 222
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Ant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Birmingham

Ant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Ant in Birmingham

Ant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Ant.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Maven
3 5 (62.50%) Gradle
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) JPA
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (25.00%) Release Management
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) SaaS
6 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Gradle
1 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Mocha
4 1 (12.50%) NUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) JPA
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) AOP
5 1 (12.50%) API Design
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
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