The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 81 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 8 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% 0.55% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.65% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 17
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Refactoring
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 766 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.97% 84.45% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 616 664 570
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in Southampton

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in Southampton

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (50.00%) Big Data
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) Wiki
8 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) QA
8 2 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.25%) Coaching
9 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (6.25%) WinForms

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (93.75%) Senior Developer
3 13 (81.25%) Senior Software Developer
3 13 (81.25%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Wiki
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) OOD
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft