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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 156 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 3 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.090% 0.32% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.39% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% +10.81%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +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
2798 2546 2400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.72% 80.34% 76.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 1610 1621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
Glasgow -3 2 £55,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Refactoring
UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
3 10 (71.43%) CSS3
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 10 (71.43%) Web Development
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) OO
4 9 (64.29%) Postgraduate
4 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 9 (64.29%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) Perl
4 9 (64.29%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
4 9 (64.29%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (64.29%) Data Structures
4 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
5 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) SQL

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (42.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 2 (14.29%) Moq
2 2 (14.29%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Software Development Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Development Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Development Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS3
1 10 (71.43%) HTML5
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) Sass
2 6 (42.86%) LESS
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) WinForms
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) WPF
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (64.29%) Data Structures
1 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
3 10 (71.43%) Web Development
3 10 (71.43%) OO
4 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) RUP
7 2 (14.29%) DSDM
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
3 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) VB6
6 1 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft