The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 530 508 487
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 412 405 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.47% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 283 334 401
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93462 86186 90741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74810 70720 76392
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Refactoring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring within the UK.

Refactoring Salary Trend in the UK

Refactoring
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Refactoring over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Refactoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England -7 406 £46,250 -7.50% 73
London -46 182 £52,500 -4.54% 20
South East +13 109 £45,000 - 11
Hampshire +35 67 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Portsmouth +22 63 £37,500 - 4
City of London -1 40 £52,500 -8.69% 5
North West 0 28 £33,500 -4.28% 7
South West +3 24 £35,000 - 15
West Midlands -5 24 £40,000 - 6
East of England -25 22 £55,000 -10.56% 1
Manchester +2 18 £27,500 -24.13% 1
Warwickshire - 17 £27,850 - 3
Bristol -1 12 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Brighton -27 11 £37,500 -
East Sussex -29 11 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire +9 10 £55,000 +46.66%
Nuneaton - 10 £27,850 - 1
Cambridge -5 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Yorkshire -40 9 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Buckinghamshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -25 8 £43,750 -36.36% 1
Merseyside +13 7 £40,000 +90.47% 1
Oxfordshire +6 7 £42,500 -5.55%
East Midlands -1 7 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Somerset -7 7 £31,500 -37.00%
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 -
Taunton - 7 £31,500 -
Surrey -30 6 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £36,750 - 1

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 550 (67.40%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (50.86%) TDD
3 410 (50.25%) JavaScript
4 409 (50.12%) C#
5 384 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 378 (46.32%) .NET
6 378 (46.32%) OO
7 361 (44.24%) HTML
8 329 (40.32%) MVC
9 311 (38.11%) CSS
10 280 (34.31%) SQL
11 279 (34.19%) ASP.NET
12 259 (31.74%) Continuous Integration
13 252 (30.88%) Java
14 250 (30.64%) jQuery
15 238 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 238 (29.17%) BDD
16 218 (26.72%) Microsoft
17 210 (25.74%) Scrum
18 201 (24.63%) Git (software)
18 201 (24.63%) NUnit
19 197 (24.14%) Pair Programming
20 189 (23.16%) Unit Testing
21 188 (23.04%) Software Engineering
22 179 (21.94%) .NET Framework
23 173 (21.20%) OOD
24 172 (21.08%) Continuous Improvement
25 169 (20.71%) Ruby
26 167 (20.47%) IIS
27 161 (19.73%) MS Excel

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 167 (20.47%) IIS
2 117 (14.34%) Confluence
3 70 (8.58%) Node.js
4 47 (5.76%) Apache Solr
5 30 (3.68%) nginx
6 25 (3.06%) Apache
6 25 (3.06%) SharePoint
7 23 (2.82%) Tomcat
8 16 (1.96%) WordPress
9 13 (1.59%) Drupal
9 13 (1.59%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.59%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.10%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.98%) GemFire
13 5 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.61%) CMS
14 4 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 161 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.35%) MS Office
3 10 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.49%) Agresso
3 3 (0.37%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.37%) JDE OneWorld
3 3 (0.37%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 64 (7.84%) GitHub
2 27 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.21%) PaaS
4 11 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.98%) SaaS
6 7 (0.86%) Force.com
6 7 (0.86%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 72 (8.82%) Internet
2 60 (7.35%) HTTP
3 31 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.59%) SSH
5 7 (0.86%) SAN
5 7 (0.86%) ATM
6 6 (0.74%) NAS
7 5 (0.61%) VPN
7 5 (0.61%) Firewall
8 4 (0.49%) Intranet
9 3 (0.37%) Extranet
9 3 (0.37%) DLNA
10 2 (0.25%) NFC
10 2 (0.25%) DVB
10 2 (0.25%) SSL
10 2 (0.25%) GSM
11 1 (0.12%) VoIP
11 1 (0.12%) GPRS
11 1 (0.12%) CTI
11 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.50%) RavenDB
3 88 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (10.42%) MySQL
5 83 (10.17%) Relational Database
6 68 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 64 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 52 (6.37%) RDBMS
9 48 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (5.15%) MongoDB
11 33 (4.04%) Big Data
12 25 (3.06%) NoSQL
13 24 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (2.70%) OLAP
15 20 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (1.96%) Star Schema
18 11 (1.35%) MS Access
19 9 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 201 (24.63%) NUnit
1 201 (24.63%) Git (software)
2 151 (18.50%) TeamCity
3 150 (18.38%) JIRA
4 145 (17.77%) Cucumber
5 137 (16.79%) Rhino Mocks
6 120 (14.71%) ReSharper
7 113 (13.85%) Moq
8 110 (13.48%) WATIR
9 100 (12.25%) NCrunch
10 96 (11.76%) Selenium
11 65 (7.97%) Subversion
12 47 (5.76%) Jasmine
13 44 (5.39%) JUnit
13 44 (5.39%) Visual Studio
14 41 (5.02%) Maven
14 41 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
15 33 (4.04%) SpecFlow
16 32 (3.92%) Jenkins
17 27 (3.31%) PhantomJS
General
1 129 (15.81%) Finance
2 104 (12.75%) Retail
3 79 (9.68%) Back Office
4 49 (6.00%) Games
5 41 (5.02%) Publishing
6 35 (4.29%) Marketing
7 28 (3.43%) Banking
8 19 (2.33%) Automotive
9 16 (1.96%) Advertising
10 13 (1.59%) Music Industry
11 12 (1.47%) Billing
11 12 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.47%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.23%) Front Office
12 10 (1.23%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.98%) Legal
14 5 (0.61%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.49%) International Banking
16 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 621 (76.10%) Developer
2 169 (20.71%) Senior Developer
3 146 (17.89%) .NET Developer
4 108 (13.24%) Java Developer
4 108 (13.24%) Software Developer
5 82 (10.05%) C# Developer
6 71 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 39 (4.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 38 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (4.66%) Web Developer
9 36 (4.41%) DBA
10 35 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
11 31 (3.80%) SQL DBA
12 30 (3.68%) Junior Developer
12 30 (3.68%) Junior
12 30 (3.68%) Senior C# Developer
13 29 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
13 29 (3.55%) PHP Developer
14 28 (3.43%) QA Engineer
15 25 (3.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (46.32%) .NET
2 361 (44.24%) HTML
3 311 (38.11%) CSS
4 279 (34.19%) ASP.NET
5 250 (30.64%) jQuery
6 238 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 179 (21.94%) .NET Framework
8 151 (18.50%) NHibernate
9 149 (18.26%) XML
10 148 (18.14%) Web Services
11 137 (16.79%) StructureMap
12 133 (16.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 107 (13.11%) HTML5
14 106 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 101 (12.38%) AngularJS
15 101 (12.38%) MSMQ
16 100 (12.25%) Dapper ORM
16 100 (12.25%) Spring.NET
17 95 (11.64%) REST
18 79 (9.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 108 (13.24%) Computer Science
2 102 (12.50%) Open Source
3 66 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (5.76%) Algorithms
5 35 (4.29%) Mathematics
6 27 (3.31%) User Experience
7 25 (3.06%) Data Structures
8 21 (2.57%) Hedge funds
8 21 (2.57%) Visualisation
9 18 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.08%) Clustering
11 16 (1.96%) Blog
11 16 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
12 15 (1.84%) iPhone
12 15 (1.84%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.59%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
13 13 (1.59%) Social Media
13 13 (1.59%) iPad
13 13 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 105 (12.87%) Windows
2 104 (12.75%) Linux
3 41 (5.02%) UNIX
3 41 (5.02%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.68%) Debian
5 27 (3.31%) Android
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.37%) CentOS
9 3 (0.37%) Fedora
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (67.40%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (50.86%) TDD
3 378 (46.32%) OO
4 329 (40.32%) MVC
5 259 (31.74%) Continuous Integration
6 238 (29.17%) BDD
7 210 (25.74%) Scrum
8 197 (24.14%) Pair Programming
9 189 (23.16%) Unit Testing
10 188 (23.04%) Software Engineering
11 173 (21.20%) OOD
12 172 (21.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 157 (19.24%) E-Commerce
14 144 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
15 102 (12.50%) Mentoring
16 96 (11.76%) ERP
17 68 (8.33%) UML
18 66 (8.09%) Migration
19 65 (7.97%) Web Development
20 57 (6.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 410 (50.25%) JavaScript
2 409 (50.12%) C#
3 280 (34.31%) SQL
4 252 (30.88%) Java
5 169 (20.71%) Ruby
6 121 (14.83%) VB.NET
7 119 (14.58%) T-SQL
8 95 (11.64%) C++
9 88 (10.78%) PHP
10 68 (8.33%) Python
11 46 (5.64%) Objective-C
12 35 (4.29%) Perl
13 27 (3.31%) Scala
14 18 (2.21%) C
15 17 (2.08%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.96%) VB
17 11 (1.35%) PHP5
17 11 (1.35%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.23%) Jython
19 8 (0.98%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 125 (15.32%) Degree
2 31 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.59%) Postgraduate
4 7 (0.86%) PhD
5 6 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.74%) MCSE
5 6 (0.74%) MCSA
5 6 (0.74%) MCTS
5 6 (0.74%) MCITP
6 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.25%) MCP
6 2 (0.25%) MCSD
6 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (10.42%) QA
2 4 (0.49%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.37%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.74%) Firmware
3 5 (0.61%) HDFS
4 3 (0.37%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (0.98%) YUM
1 8 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.49%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 218 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 105 (12.87%) Endeca
3 100 (12.25%) RedPrairie
4 54 (6.62%) Oracle
5 25 (3.06%) JBoss
5 25 (3.06%) Zend
6 20 (2.45%) Google
6 20 (2.45%) Twitter
7 19 (2.33%) HP
8 17 (2.08%) Facebook
9 13 (1.59%) Sony
9 13 (1.59%) Toshiba
10 11 (1.35%) VMware
10 11 (1.35%) Red Gate
11 10 (1.23%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.86%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.74%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.74%) IBM
13 6 (0.74%) Apple
14 5 (0.61%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Echo
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 41,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago