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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 129 136 134
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ant 32 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 1.07% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.63% 7.05% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 10
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
483 567 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.34% 15.18% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 310 406 323
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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 +17 17 - - 1
Stirling - 10 £30,250 -
Edinburgh -21 3 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Dundee - 1 £46,500 - 2
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (80.30%) Maven
3 49 (74.24%) Spring
4 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (57.58%) UNIX
6 34 (51.52%) XML
7 33 (50.00%) Linux
8 30 (45.45%) Hibernate
8 30 (45.45%) HTML
9 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
9 29 (43.94%) J2EE
9 29 (43.94%) OO
9 29 (43.94%) TDD
10 28 (42.42%) Content Management
10 28 (42.42%) Finance
10 28 (42.42%) SDLC
11 27 (40.91%) Apache
11 27 (40.91%) Unit Testing
11 27 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (39.39%) Web Services
13 25 (37.88%) Jenkins
14 23 (34.85%) Oracle
14 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
15 21 (31.82%) Degree
16 20 (30.30%) Subversion
16 20 (30.30%) Tomcat
17 18 (27.27%) Perl
17 18 (27.27%) Scrum
18 17 (25.76%) JAXB
19 16 (24.24%) Shell Script

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (40.91%) Apache
2 20 (30.30%) Tomcat
3 10 (15.15%) Mule
4 7 (10.61%) JBoss
5 5 (7.58%) Mule ESB
6 3 (4.55%) AquaLogic
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.52%) Drupal
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Magento
2 3 (4.55%) PRMS
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.55%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
2 12 (18.18%) MySQL
3 10 (15.15%) Big Data
3 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 53 (80.30%) Maven
2 25 (37.88%) Jenkins
3 20 (30.30%) Subversion
4 12 (18.18%) Flash Builder
4 12 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 11 (16.67%) Selenium
6 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
6 10 (15.15%) IntelliJ
7 9 (13.64%) JUnit
8 5 (7.58%) Mockito
9 3 (4.55%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.55%) XMLUnit
9 3 (4.55%) Gradle
General
1 28 (42.42%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Legal
3 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (72.73%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) Java Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Senior Developer
4 18 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (16.67%) QA Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.52%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Java Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Java Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) Spring
2 34 (51.52%) XML
3 30 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 30 (45.45%) HTML
4 29 (43.94%) J2EE
5 26 (39.39%) Web Services
6 17 (25.76%) JAXB
7 16 (24.24%) Ext JS
7 16 (24.24%) HTML5
8 14 (21.21%) JSP
9 13 (19.70%) RESTful
10 12 (18.18%) iBATIS
10 12 (18.18%) SAX
10 12 (18.18%) DOM
10 12 (18.18%) Flash
11 10 (15.15%) CSS
12 7 (10.61%) Servlets
12 7 (10.61%) Struts
13 6 (9.09%) JDBC
14 5 (7.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) PKI
3 1 (1.52%) Physics
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) UNIX
2 33 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 12 (18.18%) Android
3 12 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) OO
2 29 (43.94%) TDD
3 28 (42.42%) Content Management
3 28 (42.42%) SDLC
4 27 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 27 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
6 18 (27.27%) Scrum
7 12 (18.18%) Android Development
7 12 (18.18%) iOS Development
8 11 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 11 (16.67%) MVC
8 11 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 11 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
9 10 (15.15%) Server Building
9 10 (15.15%) System Testing
9 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
9 10 (15.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.27%) Perl
4 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
5 15 (22.73%) SQL
6 14 (21.21%) Python
7 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 10 (15.15%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.55%) PHP
9 3 (4.55%) C++
9 3 (4.55%) C
10 2 (3.03%) Ruby
11 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Puppet
1 11 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Sybase
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
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