The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 168 165 158
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.38% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.44% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £43,164 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +26.95%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Refactoring
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2997 3159 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.48% 86.48% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2321 2535 1789
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Leeds

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (100.00%) Scrum
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Kanban
4 13 (38.24%) Retail
5 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 12 (35.29%) ReSharper
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (35.29%) WCF
5 12 (35.29%) WPF
5 12 (35.29%) WinForms
5 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 12 (35.29%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) C#
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 12 (35.29%) RUP
5 12 (35.29%) DSDM
5 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) Private Cloud
5 12 (35.29%) Analytics
5 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (35.29%) Moq
5 12 (35.29%) BDD

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 12 (35.29%) Big Data
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) ReSharper
1 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (35.29%) Moq
1 12 (35.29%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (38.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
1 14 (41.18%) ScrumMaster
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Coach
2 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Tester
3 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
1 12 (35.29%) WinForms
1 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
1 12 (35.29%) WCF
1 12 (35.29%) WPF
2 8 (23.53%) Struts
3 6 (17.65%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Scrum
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Kanban
4 12 (35.29%) BDD
4 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (35.29%) Analytics
4 12 (35.29%) TDD
4 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) RUP
4 12 (35.29%) DSDM
4 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 6 (17.65%) OOP
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C#
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
1 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Java
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle