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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 123 148 123
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ant 28 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.75% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.39% 4.36% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 17
Average salary £45,000 £36,895 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.96% -1.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
438 642 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.06% 17.13% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 267 393 259
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +29 20 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Edinburgh -10 6 £45,000 +21.96% 2
Lanarkshire - 1 £29,500 -
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 32 (91.43%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) Maven
4 21 (60.00%) Web Services
5 20 (57.14%) TDD
5 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
6 19 (54.29%) Finance
7 18 (51.43%) Spring
7 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (45.71%) Oracle
9 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum
9 12 (34.29%) XML
9 12 (34.29%) UNIX
9 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
10 10 (28.57%) QA
10 10 (28.57%) Selenium
10 10 (28.57%) Web Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 10 (28.57%) Puppet
10 10 (28.57%) RESTful
10 10 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (28.57%) Regression Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Python
11 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
11 9 (25.71%) MVC
11 9 (25.71%) Apache
11 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
11 9 (25.71%) Perl

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 9 (25.71%) Apache
2 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Drupal
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MSDE
1 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Maven
2 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (28.57%) Selenium
4 8 (22.86%) Eclipse
4 8 (22.86%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Flash Builder
5 2 (5.71%) Gradle
6 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (28.57%) QA Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) Web Services
2 18 (51.43%) Spring
3 12 (34.29%) XML
3 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
4 10 (28.57%) RESTful
5 8 (22.86%) Struts
5 8 (22.86%) JSP
6 7 (20.00%) Servlets
7 6 (17.14%) J2EE
7 6 (17.14%) JDBC
8 5 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (8.57%) HTML5
9 3 (8.57%) Ext JS
10 2 (5.71%) Java EE
10 2 (5.71%) iBATIS
10 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
10 2 (5.71%) jQuery
10 2 (5.71%) DOM
10 2 (5.71%) Flash
10 2 (5.71%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Physics
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Android
2 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) TDD
3 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 10 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
6 9 (25.71%) MVC
7 7 (20.00%) Android Development
7 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
8 6 (17.14%) User Stories
8 6 (17.14%) Content Management
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) Build Automation
10 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Release Management
11 3 (8.57%) Change Management
12 2 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) Python
3 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Perl
4 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
1 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Sybase
3 4 (11.43%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: 33 days holiday, healthcare, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 19 days ago