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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 84 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ant 11 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.99% 2.08% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.98% 11.28% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +33.33%
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
221 195 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.91% 18.41% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 110 75
Average salary £44,112 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.27% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 23 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
3 17 (80.95%) Spring
3 17 (80.95%) Maven
4 14 (66.67%) CSS
5 12 (57.14%) Linux
6 11 (52.38%) XML
6 11 (52.38%) HTML5
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 10 (47.62%) Finance
8 9 (42.86%) Oracle
8 9 (42.86%) OO
9 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
9 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
9 8 (38.10%) JDBC
9 8 (38.10%) JUnit
9 8 (38.10%) CSS3
10 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (33.33%) GWT
10 7 (33.33%) jQuery
10 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (33.33%) Mule
10 7 (33.33%) Web Development
10 7 (33.33%) Spring MVC
10 7 (33.33%) SWIFT
10 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 7 (33.33%) MVC
10 7 (33.33%) FpML
10 7 (33.33%) EAI

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 7 (33.33%) Mule
3 2 (9.52%) Alfresco
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Maven
2 8 (38.10%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (23.81%) Trainer
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
8 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) Spring
3 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) XML
4 11 (52.38%) HTML5
5 8 (38.10%) JDBC
5 8 (38.10%) CSS3
6 7 (33.33%) GWT
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (33.33%) FpML
6 7 (33.33%) XML Schema
7 6 (28.57%) Java EE
8 5 (23.81%) Java SE
8 5 (23.81%) XHTML
9 3 (14.29%) Ext JS
9 3 (14.29%) J2EE
10 2 (9.52%) DOM
10 2 (9.52%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) SWIFT
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Physics
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Web Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) EAI
2 7 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Document Management
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) Dell