The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 102 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 4 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.55% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Refactoring
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1316 1270 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.68% 85.58% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 840 842 647
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Ext JS
3 3 (60.00%) GWT
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Hyland
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) GWT
1 3 (60.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Hyland
2 1 (20.00%) SAP