The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 91 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ant 13 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.02% 2.13% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.18% 11.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Ant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
251 209 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.69% 19.35% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 146 115 72
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Ant Salary Trend in Glasgow

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) Maven
3 17 (70.83%) Spring
4 14 (58.33%) CSS
5 13 (54.17%) Linux
6 12 (50.00%) HTML5
6 12 (50.00%) XML
7 11 (45.83%) SQL
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
9 9 (37.50%) JUnit
9 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 9 (37.50%) JDBC
9 9 (37.50%) OO
9 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
10 8 (33.33%) CSS3
11 7 (29.17%) MVC
11 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
11 7 (29.17%) Web Development
11 7 (29.17%) SWIFT
11 7 (29.17%) GWT
11 7 (29.17%) jQuery
11 7 (29.17%) Mule
11 7 (29.17%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (29.17%) Spring MVC
11 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 7 (29.17%) EAI
11 7 (29.17%) SOA
11 7 (29.17%) XML Schema

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) Mule
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Alfresco
4 1 (4.17%) Documentum
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) X.509
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) MSDE
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Maven
2 9 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Gradle
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Web Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Trainer
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) Spring
3 14 (58.33%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) XML
4 12 (50.00%) HTML5
5 9 (37.50%) JDBC
6 8 (33.33%) CSS3
7 7 (29.17%) GWT
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
7 7 (29.17%) Spring MVC
7 7 (29.17%) FpML
7 7 (29.17%) XML Schema
8 6 (25.00%) Java EE
9 5 (20.83%) XHTML
9 5 (20.83%) Java SE
10 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
10 3 (12.50%) J2EE
11 2 (8.33%) JAXB
11 2 (8.33%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) SWIFT
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Physics
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OO
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) EAI
2 7 (29.17%) SOA
2 7 (29.17%) Web Development
2 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Software Distribution
5 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 3 (12.50%) Release Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) C
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) OpenSSO
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) Dell