The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 155 154 150
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £35,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2932 2597 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.53% 80.58% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1691 1606
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Refactoring
UK

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
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 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -11 7 - -
Glasgow - 1 - - 2
Refactoring
UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 27 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (80.00%) HTML
2 24 (80.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (80.00%) CSS
2 24 (80.00%) OO
3 23 (76.67%) Linux
4 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (63.33%) Web Development
6 18 (60.00%) HTML5
7 17 (56.67%) C++
8 16 (53.33%) C#
9 14 (46.67%) CSS3
9 14 (46.67%) Degree
10 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
10 13 (43.33%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (43.33%) Perl
10 13 (43.33%) UNIX
10 13 (43.33%) Postgraduate
10 13 (43.33%) Python
10 13 (43.33%) Objective-C
10 13 (43.33%) Business Analysis
10 13 (43.33%) Ruby
10 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
11 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (30.00%) TDD
13 8 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
13 8 (26.67%) Node.js
13 8 (26.67%) Sass
13 8 (26.67%) LESS

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) Node.js
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) TeamSite
3 2 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Development Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Development Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) HTML
1 24 (80.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) HTML5
3 14 (46.67%) CSS3
4 8 (26.67%) Sass
4 8 (26.67%) LESS
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) RESTful
7 5 (16.67%) JSON
7 5 (16.67%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (6.67%) Middleware
8 2 (6.67%) .NET
9 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.33%) EJB
9 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (80.00%) OO
3 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (63.33%) Web Development
5 13 (43.33%) Business Analysis
5 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
6 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 7 (23.33%) OOP
9 5 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (16.67%) Dependency Management
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 5 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (13.33%) Release Management
11 3 (10.00%) MVC
12 2 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) C++
3 16 (53.33%) C#
4 13 (43.33%) Perl
4 13 (43.33%) Python
4 13 (43.33%) Objective-C
4 13 (43.33%) Ruby
5 8 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (20.00%) PHP
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 13 (43.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) TIBCO
1 2 (6.67%) HP
1 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago