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 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 152 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ant 16 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.93% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 5.95% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 16
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £52,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
531 487 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.69% 15.60% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 363 278 214
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £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 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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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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 -12 11 £62,500 +56.25%
Edinburgh -8 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 54 (96.43%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) Oracle
2 33 (58.93%) XML
3 32 (57.14%) SQL
4 29 (51.79%) SOA
5 25 (44.64%) Maven
6 24 (42.86%) Spring
6 24 (42.86%) SOAP
7 23 (41.07%) Web Services
7 23 (41.07%) XSLT
7 23 (41.07%) Python
7 23 (41.07%) WebLogic
8 22 (39.29%) Middleware
8 22 (39.29%) BPMN
8 22 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (39.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 22 (39.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (39.29%) Oracle Database
8 22 (39.29%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (35.71%) HTML
10 19 (33.93%) Internet
11 17 (30.36%) XQuery
11 17 (30.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 17 (30.36%) Oracle Identity Management
12 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
12 16 (28.57%) CSS
12 16 (28.57%) Business Analysis
12 16 (28.57%) Jython
13 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
14 13 (23.21%) Linux

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (41.07%) WebLogic
2 22 (39.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
4 7 (12.50%) Mule
5 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.57%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) Apache
7 1 (1.79%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) ATM
2 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle Database
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Maven
2 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.07%) JUnit
4 5 (8.93%) Selenium
5 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.36%) Subversion
6 2 (3.57%) Gradle
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Middleware Specialist
2 18 (32.14%) Developer
3 16 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Trainer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) XML
2 24 (42.86%) Spring
2 24 (42.86%) SOAP
3 23 (41.07%) Web Services
3 23 (41.07%) XSLT
4 22 (39.29%) Middleware
5 20 (35.71%) HTML
6 16 (28.57%) CSS
7 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
8 13 (23.21%) HTML5
9 10 (17.86%) CSS3
10 8 (14.29%) GWT
10 8 (14.29%) JDBC
11 7 (12.50%) XML Schema
11 7 (12.50%) FpML
11 7 (12.50%) jQuery
11 7 (12.50%) Spring MVC
12 6 (10.71%) Apache Flex
12 6 (10.71%) Java EE
12 6 (10.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) SWIFT
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Life Science
3 2 (3.57%) Physics
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.79%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) UNIX
3 2 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) SOA
2 22 (39.29%) BPMN
3 16 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 10 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (17.86%) OO
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) EAI
7 7 (12.50%) MVC
7 7 (12.50%) Web Development
7 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.71%) Coaching
8 6 (10.71%) TDD
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 4 (7.14%) Web Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (96.43%) Java
2 32 (57.14%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) Python
4 17 (30.36%) XQuery
4 17 (30.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 16 (28.57%) Jython
6 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.14%) Perl
8 3 (5.36%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) C
9 2 (3.57%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (7.14%) Puppet
3 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Perforce
3 1 (1.79%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.79%) Dell
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
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