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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Ant
UK / Scotland
Rank 121 152 132
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Ant 17 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.73% 0.38% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.74% 2.38% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 15
Median salary £43,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.60% +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £46,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,750 £49,000
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 454 462 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.57% 15.76% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 255 301 268
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 March 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 March 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 +24 11 - - 4
Edinburgh - 3 £30,000 - 1
Stirling - 2 £55,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Ant
UK

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 28 (87.50%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Maven
3 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (65.63%) Spring
5 20 (62.50%) Jenkins
6 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 18 (56.25%) Scrum
7 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (43.75%) SOAP
8 14 (43.75%) XML
9 13 (40.63%) SQL
9 13 (40.63%) Banking
9 13 (40.63%) Hudson
10 12 (37.50%) Unix
11 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
12 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
12 10 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (31.25%) OO
12 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
12 10 (31.25%) TDD
12 10 (31.25%) Subversion
12 10 (31.25%) JSON
13 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
13 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
13 9 (28.13%) HTML
13 9 (28.13%) CSS
13 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
14 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (25.00%) DevOps
14 8 (25.00%) Gradle

Ant
Top Related 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 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Liferay
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
2 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.88%) DB2
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) HBase
5 2 (6.25%) Impala
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.13%) MSDE
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Maven
2 20 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 13 (40.63%) Hudson
5 10 (31.25%) Subversion
6 8 (25.00%) Gradle
6 8 (25.00%) JUnit
7 5 (15.63%) Concordion
7 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
7 5 (15.63%) JBehave
8 4 (12.50%) Selenium
9 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
10 2 (6.25%) JIRA
10 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
11 1 (3.13%) GoCD
11 1 (3.13%) HttpUnit
11 1 (3.13%) JMeter
11 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 13 (40.63%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Games
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Legal
5 2 (6.25%) Publishing
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Java Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Project Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
8 2 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) SOAP
2 14 (43.75%) XML
3 10 (31.25%) JSON
4 9 (28.13%) CSS
4 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
4 9 (28.13%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) CSS3
5 7 (21.88%) HTML5
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
6 6 (18.75%) Servlets
7 5 (15.63%) JSP
8 4 (12.50%) JMS
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (9.38%) Java EE
9 3 (9.38%) Web Services
10 2 (6.25%) JDBC
10 2 (6.25%) Kafka
10 2 (6.25%) REST
10 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Derivative
1 7 (21.88%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Social Media
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Unix
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Android
3 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Scrum
3 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (31.25%) OO
4 10 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
5 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
5 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 4 (12.50%) Web Testing
10 3 (9.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) MiFID
2 5 (15.63%) QA
3 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (6.25%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.13%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Perforce
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Alterian
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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