The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 144 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 30 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 1.48% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.61% 9.11% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 27
Average salary £36,895 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,716 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £50,000 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
651 516 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.94% 16.30% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 413 270 393
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Ant
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -20 24 £36,895 +22.98% 3
Glasgow -26 5 £50,000 -
West Lothian +16 1 £46,750 -
Ant
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Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 51 (91.07%) Java
2 41 (73.21%) Hibernate
3 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 38 (67.86%) HTML
4 33 (58.93%) Maven
5 31 (55.36%) CSS
6 30 (53.57%) Spring
7 27 (48.21%) SQL
8 25 (44.64%) Oracle
8 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (41.07%) XML
10 22 (39.29%) Linux
10 22 (39.29%) HTML5
11 21 (37.50%) JUnit
12 19 (33.93%) Subversion
13 18 (32.14%) J2EE
13 18 (32.14%) Ajax
13 18 (32.14%) jQuery
14 17 (30.36%) UNIX
15 16 (28.57%) Web Services
15 16 (28.57%) MongoDB
16 15 (26.79%) JPA
16 15 (26.79%) Struts
16 15 (26.79%) Python
17 14 (25.00%) LDAP
17 14 (25.00%) JSP
17 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
18 13 (23.21%) JSON
19 12 (21.43%) CSS3

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.71%) Drupal
4 4 (7.14%) Apache
5 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 8 (14.29%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) LDAP
2 8 (14.29%) ATM
3 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) X.509
4 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) MySQL
3 9 (16.07%) Big Data
4 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.36%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.57%) MSDE
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 33 (58.93%) Maven
2 21 (37.50%) JUnit
3 19 (33.93%) Subversion
4 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.71%) TestNG
6 5 (8.93%) Gradle
7 4 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (7.14%) Hudson
8 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
8 3 (5.36%) ClearCase
9 2 (3.57%) JDeveloper
9 2 (3.57%) CruiseControl
9 2 (3.57%) PVCS
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.79%) Selenium
10 1 (1.79%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Front Office
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 36 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.36%) UI Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior UI Developer
5 3 (5.36%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Programmer
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Development Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) Hibernate
2 38 (67.86%) HTML
3 31 (55.36%) CSS
4 30 (53.57%) Spring
5 23 (41.07%) XML
6 22 (39.29%) HTML5
7 18 (32.14%) jQuery
7 18 (32.14%) J2EE
7 18 (32.14%) Ajax
8 16 (28.57%) Web Services
9 15 (26.79%) Struts
9 15 (26.79%) JPA
10 14 (25.00%) JSP
11 13 (23.21%) JSON
12 12 (21.43%) CSS3
13 11 (19.64%) JMS
13 11 (19.64%) Middleware
14 10 (17.86%) XSLT
15 9 (16.07%) Java EE
16 8 (14.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Management Information System
1 9 (16.07%) PKI
2 8 (14.29%) PDA
2 8 (14.29%) GIS
3 7 (12.50%) Open Source
4 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.57%) Physics
6 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) UNIX
3 9 (16.07%) Android
3 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.71%) Windows
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (21.43%) Scrum
2 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.64%) SOA
4 10 (17.86%) TDD
4 10 (17.86%) MVC
5 9 (16.07%) Product Management
5 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Document Management
6 8 (14.29%) Workflow
6 8 (14.29%) OO
6 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (12.50%) UML
7 7 (12.50%) BPMN
8 5 (8.93%) Refactoring
8 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (5.36%) Predictive Analytics
10 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (91.07%) Java
2 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 27 (48.21%) SQL
4 15 (26.79%) Python
5 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
7 10 (17.86%) Ruby
8 5 (8.93%) C++
8 5 (8.93%) Perl
9 4 (7.14%) PHP
10 3 (5.36%) C
10 3 (5.36%) Groovy
11 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (1.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.57%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.79%) NCDA
3 1 (1.79%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) OpenSSO
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) JBoss
3 8 (14.29%) Adobe
4 3 (5.36%) Sun
4 3 (5.36%) Perforce
4 3 (5.36%) Sybase
5 2 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp
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