The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 54 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 6 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.24% 2.43% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 2.82% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 1
Average salary £30,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% -1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
401 567 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.02% 86.04% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 283 498 340
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Merseyside

Refactoring
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Liverpool +5 6 £30,000 -27.71%
Refactoring
North West

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (80.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (50.00%) VXML
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) NUnit
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) IVR
3 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) NUnit
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) VXML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Ninject
1 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (40.00%) Yii
2 4 (40.00%) Symfony
2 4 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) IVR
1 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Zend