The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 541 501 458
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -43
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 410 430 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 299 366 444
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94009 85540 91016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.78% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75646 69804 77415
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 31 July 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 31 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
England -45 395 £50,000 +11.11% 40
London -55 178 £52,500 -8.69% 15
South East -21 92 £43,500 +8.75% 6
Hampshire +24 55 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Portsmouth +29 54 - - 2
North West +22 46 £39,500 -1.25% 8
City of London -28 37 £52,500 -8.69% 5
East of England -10 34 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Manchester +6 24 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands -2 20 £40,000 +19.40% 6
Merseyside +16 18 £38,000 +80.95% 2
Surrey +6 18 £52,500 +10.52%
Liverpool +18 16 £35,750 +70.23% 1
Cambridge - 16 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 16 £55,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -17 15 £50,000 -27.27%
Dorking - 10 £52,500 -
Rochdale - 10 £39,500 -
Milton Keynes 0 9 £42,500 -2.85%
Buckinghamshire -7 9 £42,500 -2.85%
South West -30 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Warwickshire - 9 £42,500 - 3
Scotland -1 8 - - 2
East Midlands -10 8 £35,000 -9.67%
Yorkshire -22 8 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Oxfordshire +10 7 £42,500 -39.28%
Edinburgh -11 7 - -
West Yorkshire -34 7 £28,500 -30.90% 1
Reigate - 7 £25,000 -
Bristol +2 6 £37,500 +3.44% 1

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 402 (48.49%) C#
2 400 (48.25%) TDD
3 394 (47.53%) JavaScript
4 379 (45.72%) .NET
5 337 (40.65%) HTML
6 330 (39.81%) OO
7 322 (38.84%) SQL Server
8 310 (37.39%) MVC
9 298 (35.95%) CSS
10 296 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
11 291 (35.10%) SQL
12 263 (31.72%) Java
13 248 (29.92%) ASP.NET
14 234 (28.23%) Continuous Integration
15 216 (26.06%) jQuery
16 213 (25.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 197 (23.76%) Git (software)
18 196 (23.64%) Microsoft
18 196 (23.64%) BDD
19 191 (23.04%) Unit Testing
20 185 (22.32%) Scrum
21 176 (21.23%) XML
22 170 (20.51%) Web Services
23 163 (19.66%) Software Engineering
24 161 (19.42%) .NET Framework
25 156 (18.82%) NUnit
26 155 (18.70%) Pair Programming
27 143 (17.25%) HTML5
28 133 (16.04%) OOD
29 129 (15.56%) Linux

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 115 (13.87%) IIS
2 72 (8.69%) Confluence
3 60 (7.24%) Node.js
4 35 (4.22%) Apache
5 33 (3.98%) SharePoint
6 29 (3.50%) Apache Solr
7 26 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (2.53%) Tomcat
9 20 (2.41%) Drupal
10 19 (2.29%) nginx
11 12 (1.45%) WordPress
12 8 (0.97%) CMS
12 8 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.97%) MS Project Server
12 8 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.97%) GemFire
12 8 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.60%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.60%) Moodle
13 5 (0.60%) Mule
Applications
1 99 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.09%) SalesLogix
3 6 (0.72%) Magento
4 3 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.91%) GitHub
2 26 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (2.29%) PaaS
4 18 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.93%) IaaS
5 16 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (1.45%) SaaS
7 5 (0.60%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 112 (13.51%) Internet
2 73 (8.81%) HTTP
3 34 (4.10%) TCP/IP
4 19 (2.29%) ATM
5 13 (1.57%) SSH
6 12 (1.45%) SAN
7 11 (1.33%) Firewall
7 11 (1.33%) VPN
8 5 (0.60%) SSL
9 4 (0.48%) Intranet
9 4 (0.48%) NAS
10 3 (0.36%) VoIP
10 3 (0.36%) Extranet
11 2 (0.24%) GSM
12 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.12%) GPRS
12 1 (0.12%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (38.84%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.30%) Relational Database
3 89 (10.74%) MySQL
4 77 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 75 (9.05%) RavenDB
6 58 (7.00%) RDBMS
7 57 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 45 (5.43%) MongoDB
10 36 (4.34%) NoSQL
11 34 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (2.65%) Big Data
13 22 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (2.41%) OLAP
15 16 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.93%) CouchDB
16 11 (1.33%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 197 (23.76%) Git (software)
2 156 (18.82%) NUnit
3 127 (15.32%) JIRA
4 114 (13.75%) TeamCity
5 97 (11.70%) Subversion
6 95 (11.46%) Cucumber
7 87 (10.49%) Moq
8 85 (10.25%) Rhino Mocks
9 83 (10.01%) ReSharper
10 81 (9.77%) Selenium
11 69 (8.32%) WATIR
12 63 (7.60%) NCrunch
13 56 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 45 (5.43%) SpecFlow
15 44 (5.31%) Maven
16 39 (4.70%) Visual Studio
17 35 (4.22%) Jasmine
18 31 (3.74%) JUnit
19 30 (3.62%) Ant
20 29 (3.50%) Apache Ivy
General
1 111 (13.39%) Finance
2 74 (8.93%) Retail
3 54 (6.51%) Games
4 47 (5.67%) Back Office
5 41 (4.95%) Marketing
6 38 (4.58%) Banking
7 25 (3.02%) Advertising
7 25 (3.02%) Publishing
8 22 (2.65%) Investment Banking
9 19 (2.29%) Front Office
10 17 (2.05%) Automotive
11 12 (1.45%) Legal
12 11 (1.33%) Music Industry
12 11 (1.33%) Billing
13 10 (1.21%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.97%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.84%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 667 (80.46%) Developer
2 189 (22.80%) Senior Developer
3 159 (19.18%) .NET Developer
4 117 (14.11%) Java Developer
5 92 (11.10%) C# Developer
6 86 (10.37%) Software Developer
7 69 (8.32%) Software Engineer
8 52 (6.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 41 (4.95%) Web Developer
10 39 (4.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 39 (4.70%) PHP Developer
11 27 (3.26%) Front-End Developer
11 27 (3.26%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (3.02%) Senior C# Developer
12 25 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
12 25 (3.02%) Lead Developer
13 23 (2.77%) QA Engineer
14 22 (2.65%) Senior Software Engineer
15 20 (2.41%) iOS Developer
15 20 (2.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (45.72%) .NET
2 337 (40.65%) HTML
3 298 (35.95%) CSS
4 248 (29.92%) ASP.NET
5 216 (26.06%) jQuery
6 213 (25.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 176 (21.23%) XML
8 170 (20.51%) Web Services
9 161 (19.42%) .NET Framework
10 143 (17.25%) HTML5
11 109 (13.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 106 (12.79%) NHibernate
13 102 (12.30%) CSS3
14 98 (11.82%) WCF
15 94 (11.34%) AngularJS
16 86 (10.37%) J2EE
17 85 (10.25%) Spring
17 85 (10.25%) StructureMap
18 80 (9.65%) REST
19 79 (9.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 77 (9.29%) Open Source
3 44 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (4.34%) Mathematics
5 26 (3.14%) N-Tier
6 19 (2.29%) EFT
7 18 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.05%) Augmented Reality
8 17 (2.05%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.81%) Clustering
10 14 (1.69%) Blog
10 14 (1.69%) iPad
11 13 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (1.57%) iPhone
12 12 (1.45%) Firmware
12 12 (1.45%) Social Media
13 11 (1.33%) Blackberry
13 11 (1.33%) NHS
14 10 (1.21%) Streaming Media
14 10 (1.21%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 129 (15.56%) Linux
2 126 (15.20%) Windows
3 49 (5.91%) UNIX
4 38 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.41%) Android
6 19 (2.29%) Debian
7 9 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.60%) CentOS
10 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.36%) Fedora
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (48.25%) TDD
2 330 (39.81%) OO
3 310 (37.39%) MVC
4 296 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 234 (28.23%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (23.64%) BDD
7 191 (23.04%) Unit Testing
8 185 (22.32%) Scrum
9 163 (19.66%) Software Engineering
10 155 (18.70%) Pair Programming
11 133 (16.04%) OOD
12 126 (15.20%) E-Commerce
13 124 (14.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 98 (11.82%) OOP
15 94 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
16 72 (8.69%) SOA
16 72 (8.69%) Web Development
17 63 (7.60%) ERP
18 61 (7.36%) Migration
19 55 (6.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 402 (48.49%) C#
2 394 (47.53%) JavaScript
3 291 (35.10%) SQL
4 263 (31.72%) Java
5 114 (13.75%) Ruby
6 104 (12.55%) VB.NET
7 102 (12.30%) T-SQL
8 88 (10.62%) PHP
9 84 (10.13%) C++
10 69 (8.32%) Python
11 50 (6.03%) Perl
12 42 (5.07%) Objective-C
13 28 (3.38%) Bash Shell
14 24 (2.90%) PHP5
15 23 (2.77%) VB
16 22 (2.65%) Scala
17 20 (2.41%) C
18 14 (1.69%) PowerShell
19 12 (1.45%) XAML
19 12 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 113 (13.63%) Degree
2 21 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.57%) Postgraduate
4 7 (0.84%) PhD
5 4 (0.48%) MCSE
5 4 (0.48%) MCSA
5 4 (0.48%) MCTS
5 4 (0.48%) MCITP
5 4 (0.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.24%) ISEB
7 2 (0.24%) MCP
7 2 (0.24%) MCSD
8 1 (0.12%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.69%) QA
2 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (0.48%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 13 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.21%) HDFS
3 8 (0.97%) KVM
4 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.69%) Puppet
3 12 (1.45%) YUM
4 3 (0.36%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 196 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.93%) Oracle
3 63 (7.60%) Endeca
3 63 (7.60%) RedPrairie
4 41 (4.95%) Zend
5 30 (3.62%) Google
6 21 (2.53%) HP
7 18 (2.17%) Facebook
8 17 (2.05%) JBoss
8 17 (2.05%) Twitter
9 15 (1.81%) VMware
10 12 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.33%) Sony
11 11 (1.33%) Toshiba
12 8 (0.97%) Sun
12 8 (0.97%) Apple
12 8 (0.97%) Hitachi
12 8 (0.97%) NetApp
13 7 (0.84%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.72%) Atlassian
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Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Candidate Source
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Plugin Recruiter Ltd - Abcam
Salary: Competetive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
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Brentford, Middlesex
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