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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 543 506 473
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -33
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 403 408 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.47% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 271 340 418
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 -14 395 £47,500 -5.00% 51
London -18 178 £52,500 -8.69% 24
South East -17 104 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hampshire +30 66 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Portsmouth +26 65 - - 2
City of London -8 37 £52,500 -10.63% 6
North West -7 34 £38,750 +1.97% 7
Manchester +1 22 £39,500 -1.25% 4
South West -13 21 £31,500 -0.78% 3
West Midlands +1 20 £43,250 +23.57% 4
East of England -38 20 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Warwickshire - 14 £43,250 - 3
Surrey -3 12 £52,500 -
Yorkshire -35 12 £30,000 -17.24% 6
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Milton Keynes -3 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Rochdale - 10 £40,500 -
Merseyside +18 9 £38,000 +80.95% 3
Cambridgeshire - 9 £55,000 - 2
Cambridge - 9 £55,000 - 1
Somerset -10 8 £31,500 -37.00%
Dorking - 8 £52,500 -
Liverpool +11 7 £38,000 +80.95% 1
West Yorkshire -17 7 £28,500 -30.90% 5
Hertfordshire -21 7 £48,750 -29.09% 1
Taunton - 7 £31,500 -
Bristol +3 6 £37,500 +18.11% 3
Nuneaton - 6 £27,850 - 1
Ross-on-Wye - 6 - -
Herefordshire - 6 - -

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 413 (50.43%) JavaScript
2 409 (49.94%) TDD
3 406 (49.57%) C#
4 377 (46.03%) .NET
5 360 (43.96%) HTML
6 358 (43.71%) OO
7 357 (43.59%) SQL Server
8 318 (38.83%) MVC
9 314 (38.34%) Agile Software Development
10 304 (37.12%) CSS
11 288 (35.16%) SQL
12 273 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 246 (30.04%) Continuous Integration
14 242 (29.55%) Java
15 236 (28.82%) jQuery
16 228 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 223 (27.23%) BDD
18 217 (26.50%) Microsoft
19 207 (25.27%) Git (software)
20 201 (24.54%) Scrum
21 190 (23.20%) Unit Testing
21 190 (23.20%) NUnit
22 182 (22.22%) .NET Framework
23 178 (21.73%) Software Engineering
24 172 (21.00%) Pair Programming
25 156 (19.05%) OOD
26 154 (18.80%) XML
27 151 (18.44%) Continuous Improvement
28 149 (18.19%) IIS
28 149 (18.19%) Ruby

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 149 (18.19%) IIS
2 101 (12.33%) Confluence
3 67 (8.18%) Node.js
4 38 (4.64%) Apache Solr
5 31 (3.79%) Apache
6 28 (3.42%) SharePoint
7 23 (2.81%) nginx
8 22 (2.69%) Tomcat
9 19 (2.32%) Drupal
10 18 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (1.59%) WordPress
12 8 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.98%) GemFire
13 6 (0.73%) CMS
14 5 (0.61%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.61%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.61%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.61%) Mule
15 4 (0.49%) Moodle
16 3 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 132 (16.12%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.47%) MS Office
3 6 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.10%) SalesLogix
3 3 (0.37%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 60 (7.33%) GitHub
2 26 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.32%) PaaS
4 13 (1.59%) IaaS
5 11 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (1.22%) SaaS
7 5 (0.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 86 (10.50%) Internet
2 70 (8.55%) HTTP
3 32 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.59%) SSH
5 11 (1.34%) SAN
5 11 (1.34%) ATM
6 9 (1.10%) VPN
6 9 (1.10%) Firewall
7 6 (0.73%) NAS
8 5 (0.61%) SSL
9 4 (0.49%) Intranet
10 3 (0.37%) Extranet
11 2 (0.24%) GSM
12 1 (0.12%) VoIP
12 1 (0.12%) GPRS
12 1 (0.12%) CTI
12 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 94 (11.48%) RavenDB
3 90 (10.99%) Relational Database
3 90 (10.99%) MySQL
4 85 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 63 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 56 (6.84%) RDBMS
9 43 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (5.13%) MongoDB
11 31 (3.79%) NoSQL
12 29 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (3.05%) Big Data
14 24 (2.93%) OLAP
15 19 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (1.95%) Star Schema
18 13 (1.59%) CouchDB
19 9 (1.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 207 (25.27%) Git (software)
2 190 (23.20%) NUnit
3 142 (17.34%) JIRA
3 142 (17.34%) TeamCity
4 127 (15.51%) Cucumber
5 116 (14.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 109 (13.31%) ReSharper
7 103 (12.58%) Moq
8 96 (11.72%) WATIR
9 93 (11.36%) Selenium
10 86 (10.50%) NCrunch
11 77 (9.40%) Subversion
12 49 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 40 (4.88%) SpecFlow
14 39 (4.76%) Jasmine
15 37 (4.52%) Maven
16 34 (4.15%) JUnit
16 34 (4.15%) Visual Studio
17 30 (3.66%) WebDriver
18 27 (3.30%) Jenkins
General
1 110 (13.43%) Finance
2 95 (11.60%) Retail
3 66 (8.06%) Back Office
4 56 (6.84%) Games
5 39 (4.76%) Marketing
6 33 (4.03%) Banking
6 33 (4.03%) Publishing
7 23 (2.81%) Advertising
8 21 (2.56%) Automotive
9 19 (2.32%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.83%) Front Office
11 12 (1.47%) Billing
11 12 (1.47%) Legal
11 12 (1.47%) Music Industry
12 11 (1.34%) Financial Institution
13 10 (1.22%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.61%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.24%) International Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 635 (77.53%) Developer
2 163 (19.90%) Senior Developer
3 143 (17.46%) .NET Developer
4 101 (12.33%) Java Developer
5 100 (12.21%) Software Developer
6 83 (10.13%) C# Developer
7 70 (8.55%) Software Engineer
8 38 (4.64%) Web Developer
9 36 (4.40%) PHP Developer
10 35 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 31 (3.79%) QA Engineer
12 30 (3.66%) .NET Software Developer
13 28 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 27 (3.30%) Front-End Developer
15 26 (3.17%) DBA
16 23 (2.81%) Junior
16 23 (2.81%) Senior Software Engineer
16 23 (2.81%) Junior Developer
17 22 (2.69%) Senior C# Developer
18 21 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (46.03%) .NET
2 360 (43.96%) HTML
3 304 (37.12%) CSS
4 273 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 236 (28.82%) jQuery
6 228 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 182 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 154 (18.80%) XML
9 147 (17.95%) Web Services
10 133 (16.24%) NHibernate
11 128 (15.63%) HTML5
12 123 (15.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 116 (14.16%) StructureMap
14 100 (12.21%) AngularJS
15 92 (11.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 91 (11.11%) WCF
17 88 (10.74%) CSS3
18 87 (10.62%) MSMQ
19 86 (10.50%) REST
19 86 (10.50%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 109 (13.31%) Computer Science
2 83 (10.13%) Open Source
3 38 (4.64%) Mathematics
4 35 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.20%) Hedge funds
5 18 (2.20%) N-Tier
6 17 (2.08%) Clustering
6 17 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
7 16 (1.95%) iPhone
7 16 (1.95%) Blog
8 14 (1.71%) iPad
8 14 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.59%) Digital Media
10 12 (1.47%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.34%) EFT
11 11 (1.34%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.22%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 124 (15.14%) Windows
2 117 (14.29%) Linux
3 44 (5.37%) UNIX
4 40 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.81%) Debian
6 21 (2.56%) Android
7 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.49%) CentOS
11 3 (0.37%) Fedora
11 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (49.94%) TDD
2 358 (43.71%) OO
3 318 (38.83%) MVC
4 314 (38.34%) Agile Software Development
5 246 (30.04%) Continuous Integration
6 223 (27.23%) BDD
7 201 (24.54%) Scrum
8 190 (23.20%) Unit Testing
9 178 (21.73%) Software Engineering
10 172 (21.00%) Pair Programming
11 156 (19.05%) OOD
12 151 (18.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 148 (18.07%) E-Commerce
14 127 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
15 100 (12.21%) Mentoring
16 86 (10.50%) ERP
17 83 (10.13%) OOP
18 67 (8.18%) Web Development
19 65 (7.94%) Migration
20 64 (7.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 413 (50.43%) JavaScript
2 406 (49.57%) C#
3 288 (35.16%) SQL
4 242 (29.55%) Java
5 149 (18.19%) Ruby
6 118 (14.41%) VB.NET
7 109 (13.31%) T-SQL
8 94 (11.48%) PHP
9 88 (10.74%) C++
10 74 (9.04%) Python
11 45 (5.49%) Objective-C
12 44 (5.37%) Perl
13 26 (3.17%) Scala
14 24 (2.93%) Bash Shell
15 20 (2.44%) C
16 18 (2.20%) VB
17 17 (2.08%) PHP5
18 11 (1.34%) TypeScript
19 8 (0.98%) XAML
19 8 (0.98%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 116 (14.16%) Degree
2 24 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.59%) Postgraduate
4 7 (0.85%) PhD
5 6 (0.73%) MCSE
5 6 (0.73%) MCSA
5 6 (0.73%) MCTS
5 6 (0.73%) MCITP
6 4 (0.49%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.24%) MCP
8 2 (0.24%) MCSD
8 2 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (10.74%) QA
2 4 (0.49%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.98%) HDFS
3 5 (0.61%) KVM
4 3 (0.37%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.47%) YUM
3 9 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 217 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 86 (10.50%) Endeca
2 86 (10.50%) RedPrairie
3 61 (7.45%) Oracle
4 36 (4.40%) Zend
5 24 (2.93%) Google
6 21 (2.56%) Twitter
7 18 (2.20%) Facebook
7 18 (2.20%) HP
8 17 (2.08%) JBoss
9 14 (1.71%) VMware
10 12 (1.47%) Sony
10 12 (1.47%) Toshiba
11 9 (1.10%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.85%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.85%) Red Gate
13 6 (0.73%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.61%) NetApp
14 5 (0.61%) Sun
14 5 (0.61%) Apple
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago