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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 230 222 251
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 12 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.30% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £48,250 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.32% -4.08%
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
5622 5463 5712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.14% 83.00% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4659 4503 4723
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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
Merseyside +16 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Lancashire +2 4 £32,500 -
Manchester -19 2 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Cheshire -20 2 - - 2
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (52.17%) OO
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Symfony
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (34.78%) OO PHP
5 8 (34.78%) Yii
5 8 (34.78%) Zend
5 8 (34.78%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) MySQL
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) HTML5
9 4 (17.39%) CSS3
9 4 (17.39%) Redis
9 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
10 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Coaching
10 3 (13.04%) Kafka
10 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
10 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Redis
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) NUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Bower
1 1 (4.35%) Xdebug
1 1 (4.35%) Grunt
1 1 (4.35%) Behat
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Trainee
6 2 (8.70%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) Symfony
3 8 (34.78%) Yii
3 8 (34.78%) CodeIgniter
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) Kafka
6 3 (13.04%) Akka
6 3 (13.04%) Play Framework
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.35%) OAuth
8 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) OO
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) OO PHP
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
9 1 (4.35%) SOA
9 1 (4.35%) Project Management
9 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) Web Development
9 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) F#
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) Haskell
5 1 (4.35%) OCaml
5 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) VCP4
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Zend
2 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
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