The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 186 207
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 5 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 1.87% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 7
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +26.98%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 714 696 756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.10% 17.98% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 607 610 600
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Ant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Ant in West Yorkshire

Ant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds +12 5 £55,000 +58.27%
Ant
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ant.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
1 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Gradle
3 4 (57.14%) Go
3 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Gradle
4 2 (28.57%) Liquibase
4 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) BBC
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Go
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy