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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 509 540 514
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 409 385 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 332 256 326
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Refactoring
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87922 88883 81219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.05% 82.87% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73260 71561 67147
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Refactoring
Salary Trend in England

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in England

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in England

Refactoring
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
London +67 234 £65,000 +23.80% 19
South East +3 92 £47,500 +5.55% 12
North West +1 28 £57,000 +50.00% 7
South West -9 17 £42,500 +23.18% 2
East Midlands +2 11 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East of England -1 11 £42,500 -22.72% 4
West Midlands -27 8 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Yorkshire -3 6 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Refactoring
UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 725 (80.47%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (52.83%) TDD
3 415 (46.06%) JavaScript
4 342 (37.96%) HTML
5 334 (37.07%) C#
6 326 (36.18%) .NET
7 325 (36.07%) Java
8 321 (35.63%) Scrum
9 301 (33.41%) SQL Server
10 296 (32.85%) SQL
11 292 (32.41%) Continuous Integration
12 289 (32.08%) CSS
13 285 (31.63%) OO
14 273 (30.30%) MVC
15 249 (27.64%) BDD
16 247 (27.41%) Git (software)
17 235 (26.08%) Software Engineering
18 213 (23.64%) Unit Testing
19 208 (23.09%) Oracle
20 207 (22.97%) Degree
21 196 (21.75%) jQuery
22 187 (20.75%) ASP.NET
23 174 (19.31%) Finance
24 162 (17.98%) Web Services
24 162 (17.98%) Microsoft
25 160 (17.76%) Relational Database
26 159 (17.65%) Computer Science
27 154 (17.09%) XML
28 150 (16.65%) Linux
28 150 (16.65%) Pair Programming

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 74 (8.21%) IIS
2 68 (7.55%) Apache
3 63 (6.99%) Node.js
4 57 (6.33%) SharePoint
5 39 (4.33%) CMS
6 38 (4.22%) WebLogic
6 38 (4.22%) Apache Solr
7 28 (3.11%) nginx
8 21 (2.33%) WordPress
9 20 (2.22%) concrete5
9 20 (2.22%) Joomla!
10 17 (1.89%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (1.66%) OpenStack
13 10 (1.11%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.78%) Confluence
14 7 (0.78%) Drupal
15 6 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 67 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.78%) InfoPath
3 8 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.33%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.99%) GitHub
3 27 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.78%) SaaS
5 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.44%) Yammer
5 4 (0.44%) Office 365
5 4 (0.44%) CodePlex
6 3 (0.33%) PaaS
6 3 (0.33%) IaaS
7 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.55%) Internet
2 42 (4.66%) HTTP
3 33 (3.66%) ATM
4 10 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.89%) DLNA
6 7 (0.78%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) LDAP
7 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (33.41%) SQL Server
2 160 (17.76%) Relational Database
3 104 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 76 (8.44%) NoSQL
5 69 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 58 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
7 56 (6.22%) MySQL
8 46 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (4.22%) Oracle Database
10 37 (4.11%) RDBMS
11 31 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (3.22%) DB2
13 27 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (2.22%) Big Data
15 18 (2.00%) OLAP
16 16 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.78%) OLAP Cube
17 15 (1.66%) Redis
18 9 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 247 (27.41%) Git (software)
2 110 (12.21%) Selenium
3 108 (11.99%) Subversion
4 86 (9.54%) Maven
5 76 (8.44%) NUnit
6 73 (8.10%) Cucumber
7 72 (7.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 66 (7.33%) Mercurial
9 61 (6.77%) PhantomJS
10 49 (5.44%) JUnit
11 43 (4.77%) TeamCity
12 38 (4.22%) Jenkins
13 37 (4.11%) Grunt
13 37 (4.11%) Rhino Mocks
14 32 (3.55%) SpecFlow
14 32 (3.55%) WebDriver
15 31 (3.44%) Jasmine
16 30 (3.33%) Ant
17 29 (3.22%) PHPUnit
17 29 (3.22%) JIRA
General
1 174 (19.31%) Finance
2 46 (5.11%) Automotive
3 42 (4.66%) Publishing
4 38 (4.22%) Games
5 31 (3.44%) Banking
6 26 (2.89%) Back Office
7 23 (2.55%) Front Office
8 17 (1.89%) Retail
9 13 (1.44%) Marketing
10 9 (1.00%) Electronics
11 8 (0.89%) Wholesale Banking
12 7 (0.78%) Billing
13 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.55%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.44%) Advertising
16 2 (0.22%) Legal
17 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 636 (70.59%) Developer
2 205 (22.75%) Senior Developer
3 147 (16.32%) Java Developer
4 105 (11.65%) Software Engineer
5 102 (11.32%) .NET Developer
6 77 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 60 (6.66%) Software Developer
8 56 (6.22%) Architect
9 47 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 44 (4.88%) Tester
11 40 (4.44%) PHP Developer
11 40 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
12 36 (4.00%) Programmer
13 33 (3.66%) Senior C# Developer
13 33 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
14 31 (3.44%) UI Programmer
14 31 (3.44%) UI Developer
15 30 (3.33%) Python Developer
16 27 (3.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
16 27 (3.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (37.96%) HTML
2 326 (36.18%) .NET
3 289 (32.08%) CSS
4 196 (21.75%) jQuery
5 187 (20.75%) ASP.NET
6 162 (17.98%) Web Services
7 154 (17.09%) XML
8 133 (14.76%) HTML5
9 111 (12.32%) CSS3
10 105 (11.65%) AngularJS
11 102 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (11.21%) Ajax
13 97 (10.77%) .NET Framework
14 91 (10.10%) Spring
15 83 (9.21%) REST
16 73 (8.10%) KnockoutJS
17 68 (7.55%) RESTful
18 63 (6.99%) Hibernate
19 56 (6.22%) JSON
20 50 (5.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 159 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 88 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.99%) Visualisation
4 51 (5.66%) Hedge funds
5 50 (5.55%) User Experience
6 46 (5.11%) Data Structures
7 38 (4.22%) N-Tier
7 38 (4.22%) BBC
8 37 (4.11%) Blackberry
9 35 (3.88%) Blog
10 33 (3.66%) EFT
10 33 (3.66%) Social Media
11 31 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (2.44%) Algorithms
13 20 (2.22%) W3C
14 17 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 17 (1.89%) Mathematics
15 15 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (1.66%) Statistics
15 15 (1.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 150 (16.65%) Linux
2 124 (13.76%) Windows
3 61 (6.77%) UNIX
4 30 (3.33%) Android
5 26 (2.89%) Debian
6 25 (2.77%) Windows 8
6 25 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (2.44%) Windows Vista
7 22 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 22 (2.44%) Windows XP
7 22 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (2.33%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (80.47%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (52.83%) TDD
3 321 (35.63%) Scrum
4 292 (32.41%) Continuous Integration
5 285 (31.63%) OO
6 273 (30.30%) MVC
7 249 (27.64%) BDD
8 235 (26.08%) Software Engineering
9 213 (23.64%) Unit Testing
10 150 (16.65%) Pair Programming
11 136 (15.09%) OOD
12 128 (14.21%) Automated Testing
13 113 (12.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 112 (12.43%) SOA
15 110 (12.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 109 (12.10%) Kanban
17 102 (11.32%) E-Commerce
18 98 (10.88%) Open Source
19 75 (8.32%) Test Automation
20 69 (7.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 415 (46.06%) JavaScript
2 334 (37.07%) C#
3 325 (36.07%) Java
4 296 (32.85%) SQL
5 85 (9.43%) T-SQL
6 78 (8.66%) C++
7 70 (7.77%) Ruby
8 66 (7.33%) PHP
9 63 (6.99%) Python
10 46 (5.11%) PL/SQL
11 31 (3.44%) Perl
12 27 (3.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 23 (2.55%) Scala
13 23 (2.55%) C
14 19 (2.11%) COBOL
14 19 (2.11%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.33%) XQuery
16 10 (1.11%) VBA
16 10 (1.11%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 207 (22.97%) Degree
2 51 (5.66%) PhD
3 42 (4.66%) ISEB
4 20 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.55%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.44%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.32%) QA
2 6 (0.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.89%) Varnish
3 14 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (1.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (0.89%) Puppet
2 7 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.67%) Nagios
3 6 (0.67%) OpenNMS
4 5 (0.55%) Dollar Universe
4 5 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 208 (23.09%) Oracle
2 162 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 24 (2.66%) VMware
4 23 (2.55%) Zend
5 17 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 14 (1.55%) IBM
7 13 (1.44%) Pega
8 12 (1.33%) ATG
9 7 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.78%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.78%) Google
9 7 (0.78%) iRise
10 6 (0.67%) hybris
10 6 (0.67%) Perforce
11 5 (0.55%) LANDesk
11 5 (0.55%) Endeca
12 4 (0.44%) Remedy
12 4 (0.44%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.44%) Red Gate
12 4 (0.44%) Facebook
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