The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 160 163 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 12 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.054% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.065% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +52.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £55,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Refactoring
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2956 3088 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.66% 83.48% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 2002 1637
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Scotland

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in Scotland

Refactoring
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Glasgow +7 9 £65,000 +18.18%
Edinburgh - 2 £37,250 -
Dundee - 1 £39,500 -
Refactoring
UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) Planning Poker
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) ATDD
4 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Banking
8 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
8 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
8 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (20.00%) OOP
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) MySQL

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) GWT
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) Planning Poker
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) ATDD
4 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
6 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) OOP
7 3 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) UML
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Hyland