The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 50 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 17 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.62% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 0.21% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 4
Average salary £38,000 £21,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.95% -47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 480 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.79% 80.13% 69.29%
Number of salaries quoted 443 415 437
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Refactoring
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Refactoring Salary Histogram 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 23 July 2014. 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 +16 16 £35,750 +70.23% 1
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 - 1
Refactoring
North West

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Symfony
4 8 (32.00%) Zend
4 8 (32.00%) CodeIgniter
4 8 (32.00%) Yii
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) PHP
4 8 (32.00%) MySQL
4 8 (32.00%) Legal
5 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (24.00%) WPF
6 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (20.00%) WhereScape RED
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) MDX
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) CSS

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (32.00%) MySQL
4 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) WhereScape RED
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.00%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (32.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) MI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Symfony
1 8 (32.00%) CodeIgniter
1 8 (32.00%) Yii
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (24.00%) WPF
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) MDX
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) WCF
6 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) OO PHP
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (32.00%) PHP
4 7 (28.00%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Zend
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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