The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 144 132 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ant 10 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.79% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 4.23% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 14
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Ant
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
449 614 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.45% 18.62% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 304 371 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Ant Salary Trend in Scotland

Ant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 4 - - 1
Edinburgh -6 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Stirling - 1 £45,000 - 1
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) Maven
3 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 15 (60.00%) Spring
4 14 (56.00%) XML
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle
6 12 (48.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) MVC
7 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (40.00%) Linux
8 10 (40.00%) HTML5
9 9 (36.00%) Spring MVC
9 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 9 (36.00%) SOA
9 9 (36.00%) CSS
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (32.00%) Web Services
10 8 (32.00%) JUnit
10 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
10 8 (32.00%) CSS3
10 8 (32.00%) TDD
11 7 (28.00%) EAI
11 7 (28.00%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (28.00%) Web Development
11 7 (28.00%) SWIFT
11 7 (28.00%) Mule
11 7 (28.00%) GWT

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (28.00%) Mule
3 4 (16.00%) Apache
4 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 2 (8.00%) Drupal
4 2 (8.00%) Alfresco
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MSDE
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Maven
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (32.00%) JUnit
4 5 (20.00%) Selenium
5 4 (16.00%) Subversion
6 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.00%) Gradle
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (20.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Documentum Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Spring
2 14 (56.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
5 9 (36.00%) Spring MVC
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (28.00%) GWT
7 7 (28.00%) FpML
7 7 (28.00%) XML Schema
7 7 (28.00%) JDBC
8 6 (24.00%) J2EE
9 5 (20.00%) RESTful
10 3 (12.00%) iBATIS
11 2 (8.00%) Ext JS
11 2 (8.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) SWIFT
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Android
3 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (36.00%) SOA
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) EAI
5 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (28.00%) Web Development
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) OO
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Android Development
9 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
9 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
9 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Stirlingshire
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Salary: Competitive salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago