The first table below looks at the demand for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 30 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 214 184 193
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 10 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.63% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4938 4147 4285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.29% 79.49% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4016 3557 3787
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Refactoring
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in the South West

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in the South West

Refactoring
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Bristol -1 6 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Dorset -9 1 £50,000 +98.01%
Devon -16 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Somerset -18 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 (69.57%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (43.48%) LINQ
7 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
7 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
8 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (34.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
9 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Web Services
10 6 (26.09%) Java
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (21.74%) Degree
11 5 (21.74%) Spring
11 5 (21.74%) Maven
11 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (21.74%) Mathematics

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) DLNA
2 1 (4.35%) DVB
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 2 (8.70%) ReSharper
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) Mockito
5 1 (4.35%) EasyMock
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 10 (43.48%) LINQ
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (34.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (21.74%) Spring
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
8 4 (17.39%) REST
9 3 (13.04%) WCF
9 3 (13.04%) Ajax
9 3 (13.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) MPEG
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) CQRS
4 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
5 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) VB
8 3 (13.04%) C++
9 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.35%) Python
9 1 (4.35%) C
9 1 (4.35%) Perl
9 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) ESRI