The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Refactoring
England / North West
Rank 222 222 244
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 26 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 10
Median salary £37,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5426 4896 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.07% 88.06% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4071 5126
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Refactoring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in the North West

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in the North West

Refactoring
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 19 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Cheshire +18 4 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Merseyside -1 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Lancashire -9 1 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) OO
3 26 (41.94%) OOP
4 24 (38.71%) Finance
4 24 (38.71%) TDD
5 22 (35.48%) Regression Testing
6 19 (30.65%) .NET
7 18 (29.03%) PHP
8 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
9 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
10 14 (22.58%) C#
10 14 (22.58%) Scrum
11 13 (20.97%) Web Services
11 13 (20.97%) BDD
11 13 (20.97%) User Experience
12 12 (19.35%) iOS Development
12 12 (19.35%) Apple Swift
12 12 (19.35%) Apple iOS
12 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
12 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
13 11 (17.74%) SQL
13 11 (17.74%) QA
13 11 (17.74%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
14 10 (16.13%) ATDD
14 10 (16.13%) UIKit
14 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
14 10 (16.13%) Degree
14 10 (16.13%) Selenium

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (3.23%) PaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.61%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) DNS
1 9 (14.52%) Internet
1 9 (14.52%) SMTP
2 4 (6.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.61%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
2 10 (16.13%) Selenium
3 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.45%) NUnit
5 3 (4.84%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Ant
6 1 (1.61%) Gradle
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.61%) Maven
6 1 (1.61%) Mockito
6 1 (1.61%) Moq
6 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Electronics
3 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) PHP Developer
3 12 (19.35%) iOS Developer
4 7 (11.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) QA Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Automation Tester
5 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Junior
5 5 (8.06%) QA Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) QA Automation Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (8.06%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) QA Tester
5 5 (8.06%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
2 13 (20.97%) Web Services
3 10 (16.13%) UIKit
4 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.68%) WCF
6 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (6.45%) Gherkin
6 4 (6.45%) SignalR
6 4 (6.45%) WPF
7 3 (4.84%) jQuery
7 3 (4.84%) Node.js
8 2 (3.23%) Ajax
8 2 (3.23%) Akka
8 2 (3.23%) CSS3
8 2 (3.23%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) User Experience
2 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
3 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Fintech
4 4 (6.45%) Kindle
4 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Xbox
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) OO
3 26 (41.94%) OOP
4 24 (38.71%) TDD
5 22 (35.48%) Regression Testing
6 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
7 14 (22.58%) Scrum
8 13 (20.97%) BDD
9 12 (19.35%) iOS Development
10 11 (17.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (16.13%) ATDD
12 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.52%) Exploratory Testing
12 9 (14.52%) Load Balancing
12 9 (14.52%) MVC
12 9 (14.52%) OO PHP
13 8 (12.90%) SDLC
14 6 (9.68%) Defect Management
14 6 (9.68%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) PHP
2 14 (22.58%) C#
2 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.35%) Apple Swift
3 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
4 11 (17.74%) SQL
5 10 (16.13%) Java
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby
6 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) Clojure
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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