Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 106 74
Rank change year-on-year +29 -32 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ant 5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.56% 0.62% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 3.31% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Merseyside median annual salary £64,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.59% - -
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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

All Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 191 242 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 21.51% 18.76% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 158 202 113
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,375 £26,250 £25,200
90th Percentile £61,250 £48,625 £50,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% +5.26% +1.33%

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Merseyside

Ant
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Ant in Merseyside

Ant
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +21 1 £64,000 +46.29%
Ant
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Ant.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 5 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Simian Army
1 5 (100.00%) ZABBIX