The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 188 174 179
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
Refactoring
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3499 3007 3313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 83.17% 79.57% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2542 2972
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Manchester

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in Manchester

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 21 (77.78%) OO
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
3 15 (55.56%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 13 (48.15%) REST
4 13 (48.15%) LINQ
4 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
4 13 (48.15%) WCF
5 11 (40.74%) Marketing
5 11 (40.74%) PHP
5 11 (40.74%) SpecFlow
6 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
6 10 (37.04%) Coaching
6 10 (37.04%) Line Management
6 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 10 (37.04%) OOD
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) Internet
6 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) NUnit
6 10 (37.04%) Billing

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (22.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) SpecFlow
2 10 (37.04%) MSTest
2 10 (37.04%) NUnit
3 8 (29.63%) Selenium
General
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 6 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (48.15%) REST
3 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
3 13 (48.15%) WCF
3 13 (48.15%) LINQ
4 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (29.63%) LINQ to SQL
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (22.22%) Yii
6 6 (22.22%) Symfony
6 6 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (18.52%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) OO
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
2 15 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (37.04%) Coaching
3 10 (37.04%) Line Management
3 10 (37.04%) Time Management
3 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
3 10 (37.04%) OOD
4 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
4 8 (29.63%) UML
4 8 (29.63%) OWASP
4 8 (29.63%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) PHP
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Haskell
6 1 (3.70%) OCaml
6 1 (3.70%) F#
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Zend