The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Ant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Ant
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 146 131
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 16 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 0.60% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 3.26% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 12
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +46.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Ant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 544 522 456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.54% 18.42% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 306 279 281
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.88% +13.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Ant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Ant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Ant in Scotland

Ant
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant in Scotland.

Salary trend for Ant in Scotland

Ant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ant in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ant in Scotland

Ant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 11 £45,750 -27.95% 5
Edinburgh -9 5 £38,750 -11.42% 1
Ant
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Ant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Ant.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (84.85%) Maven
3 27 (81.82%) Spring
4 26 (78.79%) SOAP
5 23 (69.70%) XML
5 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
6 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
7 18 (54.55%) Hudson
8 17 (51.52%) SQL
9 16 (48.48%) Subversion
10 15 (45.45%) Scrum
11 14 (42.42%) Banking
12 13 (39.39%) JSON
12 13 (39.39%) MongoDB
12 13 (39.39%) Unix
12 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
13 12 (36.36%) JUnit
14 11 (33.33%) Web Services
14 11 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (33.33%) OO
15 10 (30.30%) Linux
15 10 (30.30%) Oracle
15 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
15 10 (30.30%) Gradle
16 9 (27.27%) J2EE
16 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
16 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (24.24%) Perforce

Ant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) Apache
1 7 (21.21%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) MongoDB
1 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) DB2
2 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (84.85%) Maven
2 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
3 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 18 (54.55%) Hudson
4 16 (48.48%) Subversion
5 12 (36.36%) JUnit
6 10 (30.30%) Gradle
7 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
8 6 (18.18%) HttpUnit
8 6 (18.18%) JMeter
9 5 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (12.12%) JIRA
11 3 (9.09%) Concordion
11 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
11 3 (9.09%) JBehave
12 2 (6.06%) ClearCase
12 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
12 2 (6.06%) Mockito
12 2 (6.06%) Selenium
12 2 (6.06%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Legal
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Java Developer
3 18 (54.55%) Senior Developer
4 15 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Project Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) Spring
2 26 (78.79%) SOAP
3 23 (69.70%) XML
4 13 (39.39%) JSON
5 11 (33.33%) Web Services
6 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 9 (27.27%) J2EE
7 8 (24.24%) RESTful
8 7 (21.21%) JMS
8 7 (21.21%) REST
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
9 5 (15.15%) Protocol Buffers
9 5 (15.15%) Servlets
9 5 (15.15%) Spring Boot
10 4 (12.12%) JSP
10 4 (12.12%) LAMP
10 4 (12.12%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (9.09%) Java EE
12 2 (6.06%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Derivative
1 8 (24.24%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Unix
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Android
4 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (45.45%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) OO
4 11 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
6 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (24.24%) DevOps
7 8 (24.24%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (21.21%) Open Source
8 7 (21.21%) SOA
9 6 (18.18%) Separation of Concerns
9 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 6 (18.18%) Web Application Development
10 5 (15.15%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (15.15%) Microservices
10 5 (15.15%) Refactoring
11 4 (12.12%) TDD
11 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) MiFID
2 5 (15.15%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (15.15%) EMIR
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Perforce
3 6 (18.18%) Alterian
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
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