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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 236 224 252
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 12 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 17
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Refactoring
England

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
5690 5407 6394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.55% 81.91% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4890 4537 5535
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Lancashire - 4 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 4 £37,500 - 2
Manchester -17 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cheshire -13 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (58.82%) HTML
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 19 (55.88%) OO
3 18 (52.94%) PHP
4 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) Symfony
5 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (35.29%) OO PHP
6 12 (35.29%) Yii
6 12 (35.29%) Zend
6 12 (35.29%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (32.35%) TDD
8 10 (29.41%) .NET
9 9 (26.47%) Java
9 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
11 7 (20.59%) jQuery
11 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
12 6 (17.65%) Coaching
12 6 (17.65%) WordPress
12 6 (17.65%) C#
12 6 (17.65%) MySQL
12 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
13 5 (14.71%) CRM
13 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
13 5 (14.71%) Marketing
13 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
13 5 (14.71%) Scrum
13 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (14.71%) CSS3

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (17.65%) WordPress
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Redis
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) NUnit
2 3 (8.82%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Behat
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Grunt
3 1 (2.94%) Bower
3 1 (2.94%) Xdebug
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) PHP Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Trainee
6 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) Symfony
3 12 (35.29%) CodeIgniter
3 12 (35.29%) Yii
4 10 (29.41%) .NET
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
6 5 (14.71%) CSS3
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.82%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (8.82%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.88%) Kafka
9 2 (5.88%) Akka
9 2 (5.88%) Play Framework
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) OO
2 12 (35.29%) OO PHP
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.65%) Coaching
7 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.71%) CRM
8 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
8 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
8 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Time Management
9 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.82%) Line Management
9 3 (8.82%) OOD
10 2 (5.88%) MVC
10 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) PHP
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Haskell
6 1 (2.94%) OCaml
6 1 (2.94%) F#
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Zend
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
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