The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 85 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 4 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.46% 1.29% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 9.04% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 3
Median salary £50,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% +63.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £33,500 £26,984
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £53,500 £28,700
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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 213 177 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 24.57% 14.29% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 172 144 126
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Ant
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Ant in South Wales

Ant
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

Salary histogram for Ant in South Wales

Ant
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -9 3 £48,500 +7.77%
Newport - 1 £52,500 -
Ant
Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ant.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) REST
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) J2EE
3 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (63.64%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Android
4 6 (54.55%) Scala
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Retail
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) Degree

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Documentum
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) FileNet
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Liferay
3 1 (9.09%) LiveCycle
3 1 (9.09%) LiveLink
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Gradle
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
6 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) TestNG
6 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 7 (63.64%) J2EE
3 7 (63.64%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) EJB
7 2 (18.18%) JDBC
7 2 (18.18%) JMS
7 2 (18.18%) JSP
7 2 (18.18%) Servlets
7 2 (18.18%) Struts
8 1 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Scala
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) FatWire
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Interwoven
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) OpenText
1 1 (9.09%) Sencha
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
1 1 (9.09%) Vignette
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) Xerox