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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 88 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 1.99% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.63% 11.23% 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
216 187 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.06% 17.74% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 110 75
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £45,000 £51,000
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 24 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 24 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%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Alfresco
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
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%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Maven
2 8 (38.10%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
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%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Architect
8 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Java/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%) CSS3
5 8 (38.10%) JDBC
6 7 (33.33%) XML Schema
6 7 (33.33%) FpML
6 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 7 (33.33%) GWT
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) Java EE
8 5 (23.81%) XHTML
8 5 (23.81%) Java SE
9 3 (14.29%) J2EE
9 3 (14.29%) Ext JS
10 2 (9.52%) Apache CXF
10 2 (9.52%) iBATIS
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%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) EAI
2 7 (33.33%) SOA
2 7 (33.33%) Web Development
2 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
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%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Document Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Software Distribution
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
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%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) Dell