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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 140 135 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 20 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.98% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% 5.41% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 14
Average salary £47,500 £36,895 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.74% +8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
430 629 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.85% 18.11% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 276 386 217
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 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 +16 13 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Edinburgh -14 5 £47,500 +28.74% 3
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 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 27 (90.00%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) Maven
3 19 (63.33%) Finance
4 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) TDD
6 16 (53.33%) Web Services
6 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
7 15 (50.00%) Spring
7 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (50.00%) Oracle
8 10 (33.33%) Scrum
8 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 10 (33.33%) XML
9 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
10 8 (26.67%) Python
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 8 (26.67%) Web Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
10 8 (26.67%) QA
10 8 (26.67%) Selenium
10 8 (26.67%) Subversion
10 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 8 (26.67%) Black-Box Testing
10 8 (26.67%) RESTful
10 8 (26.67%) Puppet
10 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
11 7 (23.33%) JDBC

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Drupal
3 3 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (10.00%) Mule
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Documentum
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MSDE
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Maven
2 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (26.67%) Selenium
3 8 (26.67%) Subversion
4 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.67%) Gradle
8 1 (3.33%) JIRA
8 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) QA Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Documentum Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Web Services
2 15 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 8 (26.67%) RESTful
5 7 (23.33%) JDBC
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 5 (16.67%) JSP
7 5 (16.67%) Servlets
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) Struts
8 4 (13.33%) J2EE
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) CSS3
9 3 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (10.00%) GWT
9 3 (10.00%) XML Schema
9 3 (10.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Physics
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (20.00%) Android
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) TDD
3 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Web Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (26.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 5 (16.67%) Android Development
6 5 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) User Stories
7 4 (13.33%) Content Management
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.00%) EAI
8 3 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
1 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
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