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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 89 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ant 1 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.097% 1.48% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 6.69% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
203 254 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.77% 22.11% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 133 127 88
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Maven
3 11 (78.57%) CSS
4 10 (71.43%) XML
5 9 (64.29%) Linux
5 9 (64.29%) HTML5
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle
6 8 (57.14%) SOA
6 8 (57.14%) MVC
6 8 (57.14%) Spring MVC
6 8 (57.14%) jQuery
7 7 (50.00%) JUnit
7 7 (50.00%) JDBC
7 7 (50.00%) OO
7 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 7 (50.00%) EAI
7 7 (50.00%) XML Schema
7 7 (50.00%) FpML
7 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 7 (50.00%) Web Development
7 7 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (50.00%) GWT
7 7 (50.00%) Mule
7 7 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (50.00%) SWIFT
7 7 (50.00%) CSS3
7 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (50.00%) Mule
2 2 (14.29%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 7 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Trainer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 8 (57.14%) jQuery
5 8 (57.14%) Spring MVC
6 7 (50.00%) GWT
6 7 (50.00%) FpML
6 7 (50.00%) CSS3
6 7 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (50.00%) JDBC
6 7 (50.00%) XML Schema
7 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
8 3 (21.43%) XHTML
8 3 (21.43%) Java SE
8 3 (21.43%) Java EE
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
9 2 (14.29%) DOM
9 2 (14.29%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) SWIFT
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) EAI
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
2 7 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Document Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Dell