The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 113 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1390 1458 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.05% 79.50% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1106 1212
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Refactoring
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Refactoring Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £35,000 -
Chester - 2 £32,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
Refactoring
North West

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 11 (55.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
5 10 (50.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) XML
6 9 (45.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (45.00%) Spring
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (40.00%) Web Development
7 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (35.00%) SOAP
8 7 (35.00%) OOD
8 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 7 (35.00%) Open Source
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (30.00%) JSON
9 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (30.00%) CSS
9 6 (30.00%) HTML
9 6 (30.00%) Ant
9 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) SSH
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Couchbase
3 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (30.00%) Ant
4 5 (25.00%) Maven
5 3 (15.00%) JUnit
5 3 (15.00%) Hudson
5 3 (15.00%) CruiseControl
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
6 2 (10.00%) Gradle
6 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.00%) Mockito
7 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.00%) NUnit
7 1 (5.00%) JIRA
7 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) XML
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) SOAP
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (30.00%) JSON
5 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) Servlets
6 5 (25.00%) Java RMI
6 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 3 (15.00%) JDBC
8 3 (15.00%) JSP
8 3 (15.00%) XHTML
8 3 (15.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Web Development
5 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (35.00%) OOD
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (25.00%) User Stories
8 4 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) SOA
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
10 2 (10.00%) BDD
10 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.00%) ATDD
10 2 (10.00%) Game Development
10 2 (10.00%) Display Advertising
10 2 (10.00%) Search Engine Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft