Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 291 290
Rank change year-on-year -31 -1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.030% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 2.84% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 45 43
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £71,100 £63,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1911 1794 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.87% 15.70% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1517 1551
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Ant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in the West Midlands

Ant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Ant in the West Midlands

Ant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in the West Midlands

Ant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 -
Birmingham +1 1 £75,000 +57.89%
Ant
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Ant.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Integration Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree