The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 125 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% - 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £23,250 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Refactoring
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1581 1295 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.09% 78.39% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1029 1494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Cheshire region.

Refactoring Salary Trend in Cheshire

Refactoring
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Warrington - 4 £23,250 -
Refactoring
North West

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) OOD
2 9 (90.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) User Stories
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (70.00%) SOAP
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (70.00%) Google
4 7 (70.00%) Marketing
4 7 (70.00%) JSON
4 7 (70.00%) GWT
4 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) BDD
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (20.00%) Advertising

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Graduate
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Programmer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (20.00%) Programmer
7 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) JSON
3 7 (70.00%) GWT
3 7 (70.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) WPF
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) OOD
2 9 (90.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) User Stories
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) BDD
7 2 (20.00%) Search Engine Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft