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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 497 547 548
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +1
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 474 449 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 340 360 313
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £67,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -5.55%

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
92626 99355 89014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 82.06% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74985 79810 73029
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 2015 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 21 April 2015. 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 +51 464 £50,750 +1.50% 46
London +36 276 £60,000 +9.09% 21
South East +63 90 £48,250 +13.52% 6
City of London +25 43 £62,000 +18.09% 4
East Sussex +14 26 £50,000 +17.64%
West Midlands -9 26 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Brighton - 22 £47,500 -
East of England +18 18 £70,000 +24.44% 1
East Midlands +18 18 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +10 18 £35,000 -18.91%
Yorkshire +3 18 £35,000 -18.91%
Berkshire +16 17 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 15 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes -4 15 £42,500 - 1
Leeds +14 14 £35,000 -18.91%
Birmingham +1 12 £42,500 +21.42% 2
North West -8 12 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Hampshire +1 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Coventry -6 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Southampton +1 9 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Hertfordshire -10 9 £70,000 +33.33%
West Sussex - 8 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 8 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 8 £57,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +18 7 £38,000 -30.90% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £35,000 -
Cheshire +5 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottingham -1 7 £35,000 -
Kettering - 7 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £37,500 -

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 699 (77.07%) Agile Software Development
2 533 (58.77%) TDD
3 480 (52.92%) JavaScript
4 443 (48.84%) .NET
5 406 (44.76%) Scrum
6 374 (41.23%) HTML
7 352 (38.81%) CSS
8 349 (38.48%) C#
9 324 (35.72%) MVC
10 316 (34.84%) SQL
11 305 (33.63%) SQL Server
12 281 (30.98%) Java
13 257 (28.34%) Git (software)
14 254 (28.00%) OO
15 243 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
16 241 (26.57%) BDD
17 235 (25.91%) jQuery
18 204 (22.49%) ASP.NET
19 203 (22.38%) Microsoft
20 193 (21.28%) Software Engineering
21 188 (20.73%) Unit Testing
22 187 (20.62%) XML
23 176 (19.40%) .NET Framework
24 165 (18.19%) Web Services
25 156 (17.20%) Linux
26 149 (16.43%) E-Commerce
27 146 (16.10%) Subversion
27 146 (16.10%) Kanban
28 141 (15.55%) MS Excel
28 141 (15.55%) CSS3

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 83 (9.15%) Apache
2 67 (7.39%) Node.js
3 66 (7.28%) IIS
4 60 (6.62%) SharePoint
5 27 (2.98%) Tomcat
5 27 (2.98%) CMS
6 26 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
6 26 (2.87%) nginx
7 24 (2.65%) Confluence
8 23 (2.54%) Apache Solr
9 22 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (2.43%) GlassFish
10 17 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (1.65%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.43%) OpenStack
13 10 (1.10%) Moodle
13 10 (1.10%) Drupal
13 10 (1.10%) JBoss
14 9 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.77%) Alfresco
Applications
1 141 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.66%) MS Office
3 5 (0.55%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.55%) RMDS
3 4 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.42%) GitHub
4 16 (1.76%) SaaS
5 14 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 13 (1.43%) PaaS
7 11 (1.21%) IaaS
8 8 (0.88%) CodePlex
9 6 (0.66%) Yammer
9 6 (0.66%) Office 365
10 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.71%) Internet
2 58 (6.39%) HTTP
3 18 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.77%) DLNA
5 5 (0.55%) ATM
6 4 (0.44%) FTP
7 3 (0.33%) SSL
8 2 (0.22%) IPv4
8 2 (0.22%) IPv6
8 2 (0.22%) SAN
8 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.22%) Firewall
8 2 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (33.63%) SQL Server
2 95 (10.47%) Relational Database
3 72 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 67 (7.39%) NoSQL
4 67 (7.39%) MySQL
5 61 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 60 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 55 (6.06%) Big Data
8 49 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (4.08%) RDBMS
12 36 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (3.09%) Oracle Database
14 22 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (2.09%) Redis
16 17 (1.87%) RavenDB
17 15 (1.65%) Couchbase
18 14 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
19 13 (1.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 257 (28.34%) Git (software)
2 146 (16.10%) Subversion
3 105 (11.58%) PhantomJS
4 89 (9.81%) Grunt
5 88 (9.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 84 (9.26%) Cucumber
7 74 (8.16%) Selenium
7 74 (8.16%) NUnit
8 63 (6.95%) Maven
9 58 (6.39%) JIRA
10 56 (6.17%) JUnit
10 56 (6.17%) TeamCity
11 52 (5.73%) ReSharper
11 52 (5.73%) Jenkins
12 39 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
12 39 (4.30%) Moq
13 27 (2.98%) Visual Studio
14 25 (2.76%) Jasmine
15 24 (2.65%) SoapUI
16 23 (2.54%) Eclipse
General
1 137 (15.10%) Finance
2 64 (7.06%) Retail
3 45 (4.96%) Games
4 33 (3.64%) Back Office
5 24 (2.65%) Publishing
5 24 (2.65%) Marketing
6 18 (1.98%) Front Office
7 17 (1.87%) Advertising
7 17 (1.87%) Automotive
7 17 (1.87%) Banking
8 12 (1.32%) Electronics
9 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.66%) Billing
10 6 (0.66%) Wholesale Banking
11 4 (0.44%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 690 (76.07%) Developer
2 233 (25.69%) Senior Developer
3 114 (12.57%) .NET Developer
4 111 (12.24%) Java Developer
5 77 (8.49%) Software Engineer
6 76 (8.38%) Software Developer
6 76 (8.38%) C# Developer
7 53 (5.84%) Front-End Developer
8 47 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (4.85%) PHP Developer
9 44 (4.85%) Architect
10 43 (4.74%) Lead Developer
11 41 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
12 40 (4.41%) Tester
13 38 (4.19%) Senior C# Developer
14 36 (3.97%) Web Developer
15 35 (3.86%) Technical Leader
16 32 (3.53%) UI Developer
16 32 (3.53%) UI Programmer
17 27 (2.98%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (48.84%) .NET
2 374 (41.23%) HTML
3 352 (38.81%) CSS
4 235 (25.91%) jQuery
5 204 (22.49%) ASP.NET
6 187 (20.62%) XML
7 176 (19.40%) .NET Framework
8 165 (18.19%) Web Services
9 141 (15.55%) CSS3
10 137 (15.10%) KnockoutJS
11 116 (12.79%) AngularJS
12 111 (12.24%) HTML5
13 110 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 109 (12.02%) RESTful
15 87 (9.59%) Sass
16 86 (9.48%) Ajax
17 84 (9.26%) JSON
18 82 (9.04%) REST
19 72 (7.94%) Spring
20 54 (5.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 130 (14.33%) Computer Science
2 107 (11.80%) Open Source
3 81 (8.93%) Blog
4 65 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
5 52 (5.73%) Visualisation
6 38 (4.19%) User Experience
7 33 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (3.42%) Hedge funds
8 31 (3.42%) N-Tier
9 25 (2.76%) Data Structures
10 24 (2.65%) Social Media
11 23 (2.54%) Management Information System
12 19 (2.09%) Blackberry
12 19 (2.09%) Mathematics
13 17 (1.87%) BBC
14 16 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
15 14 (1.54%) Algorithms
16 13 (1.43%) Mobile App
17 12 (1.32%) Private Cloud
18 10 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 156 (17.20%) Linux
2 105 (11.58%) Windows
3 74 (8.16%) UNIX
4 23 (2.54%) Android
5 22 (2.43%) Debian
6 16 (1.76%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.88%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.66%) Windows Vista
9 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.66%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (77.07%) Agile Software Development
2 533 (58.77%) TDD
3 406 (44.76%) Scrum
4 324 (35.72%) MVC
5 254 (28.00%) OO
6 243 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
7 241 (26.57%) BDD
8 193 (21.28%) Software Engineering
9 188 (20.73%) Unit Testing
10 149 (16.43%) E-Commerce
11 146 (16.10%) Kanban
12 123 (13.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 114 (12.57%) Pair Programming
14 106 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
15 102 (11.25%) Mentoring
16 98 (10.80%) OOP
17 97 (10.69%) SOA
18 95 (10.47%) MVVM
19 92 (10.14%) OOD
20 86 (9.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 480 (52.92%) JavaScript
2 349 (38.48%) C#
3 316 (34.84%) SQL
4 281 (30.98%) Java
5 101 (11.14%) Ruby
6 95 (10.47%) Python
7 80 (8.82%) PHP
8 65 (7.17%) T-SQL
9 57 (6.28%) Perl
10 47 (5.18%) C++
11 37 (4.08%) C
11 37 (4.08%) VB.NET
12 24 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 23 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.76%) XPath
15 14 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.43%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.32%) PHP5
18 10 (1.10%) Groovy
19 9 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 138 (15.21%) Degree
2 37 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (3.09%) PhD
4 20 (2.21%) ISEB
5 15 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.44%) IC3 Certification
7 3 (0.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.94%) QA
2 3 (0.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 8 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (1.98%) Puppet
1 18 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.54%) Nagios
2 14 (1.54%) OpenNMS
3 5 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
5 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 203 (22.38%) Microsoft
2 133 (14.66%) Oracle
3 22 (2.43%) Zend
4 18 (1.98%) Endeca
5 15 (1.65%) RedPrairie
6 13 (1.43%) Facebook
6 13 (1.43%) Google
7 11 (1.21%) TIBCO
8 9 (0.99%) Tableau
8 9 (0.99%) Pega
9 8 (0.88%) VMware
10 6 (0.66%) IBM
11 5 (0.55%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.55%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.55%) hybris
11 5 (0.55%) Reuters
12 4 (0.44%) Remedy
12 4 (0.44%) Apple
12 4 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.44%) Atlassian
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
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Yeovil, Somerset
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
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West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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