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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 221 200 242
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +42
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 17 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.56% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.68% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 10
Average salary £27,500 £39,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 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
Cheshire 0 8 £40,750 +16.42% 2
Merseyside 0 6 £30,000 -27.71%
Manchester +4 3 £27,500 -25.67% 3
Lancashire - 2 £27,500 - 2
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (59.26%) .NET
1 16 (59.26%) OO
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) TDD
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) CRM
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
8 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (25.93%) BDD
9 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
9 6 (22.22%) Web Development
9 6 (22.22%) QA
9 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) NUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Moq
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Gradle
4 2 (7.41%) Calabash
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
5 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Behat
5 1 (3.70%) Grunt
5 1 (3.70%) Bower
5 1 (3.70%) Xdebug
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Back Office
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Trainee
3 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Trainee Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
8 5 (18.52%) VXML
8 5 (18.52%) Symfony
8 5 (18.52%) Ninject
9 4 (14.81%) Yii
9 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
9 4 (14.81%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
10 3 (11.11%) HTML5
10 3 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
2 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
2 5 (18.52%) IVR
2 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) OO
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) TDD
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) CRM
5 7 (25.93%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (25.93%) BDD
6 6 (22.22%) Web Development
6 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) OO PHP
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
8 4 (14.81%) Kanban
8 4 (14.81%) OOD
9 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (14.81%) Zend
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
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