The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 29 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.93% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.59% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Refactoring
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 170 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 78.70% 85.86% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 148 113
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Chester

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Calabash
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) SignalR
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe