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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Ant
Rank 148 126 150
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ant 14 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 1.02% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.96% 7.41% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.96%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
473 432 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.46% 13.73% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 287 264 408
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016. 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 -16 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (90.63%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) Maven
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Web Services
4 15 (46.88%) Python
4 15 (46.88%) J2EE
4 15 (46.88%) JUnit
4 15 (46.88%) Spring
5 14 (43.75%) Internet
6 13 (40.63%) Oracle
6 13 (40.63%) SOA
6 13 (40.63%) SOAP
7 12 (37.50%) Finance
7 12 (37.50%) Jython
8 11 (34.38%) CSS
8 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 11 (34.38%) HTML
9 10 (31.25%) JMS
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Banking
9 10 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
10 9 (28.13%) Selenium
10 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
10 9 (28.13%) SDLC
11 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 8 (25.00%) Degree
11 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
12 7 (21.88%) WebLogic

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
1 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.75%) GemFire
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
2 6 (18.75%) MQSeries
3 4 (12.50%) CMS
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
4 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Liferay
6 1 (3.13%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Maven
2 15 (46.88%) JUnit
3 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (28.13%) Selenium
4 7 (21.88%) JIRA
5 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 6 (18.75%) Subversion
6 5 (15.63%) HP UFT
7 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 2 (6.25%) Gradle
9 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
3 5 (15.63%) Private Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) CMS Developer
6 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) QA Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) Web Services
2 15 (46.88%) J2EE
2 15 (46.88%) Spring
3 13 (40.63%) SOAP
4 11 (34.38%) CSS
4 11 (34.38%) HTML
5 10 (31.25%) JMS
6 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
6 7 (21.88%) Middleware
6 7 (21.88%) XML
6 7 (21.88%) XSLT
7 6 (18.75%) Drools
7 6 (18.75%) Ehcache
7 6 (18.75%) Ext JS
7 6 (18.75%) JSON
7 6 (18.75%) REST
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) jQuery
8 5 (15.63%) RESTful
8 5 (15.63%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Derivative
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
1 5 (15.63%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) SOA
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
3 10 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (28.13%) SDLC
4 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
5 7 (21.88%) BPEL
5 7 (21.88%) BPMN
5 7 (21.88%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 7 (21.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (21.88%) Web Development
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) People Management
6 6 (18.75%) Process Management
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) Python
4 12 (37.50%) Jython
5 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
7 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 6 (18.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 6 (18.75%) XQuery
8 3 (9.38%) C#
9 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Sybase
3 3 (9.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.25%) Guidewire
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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