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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 603 550 535
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -15
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 367 429 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 296 316 390
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 -46 339 £50,000 - 45
London -53 166 £55,000 - 22
South East +24 88 £40,000 -4.76% 9
West Midlands -8 28 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Scotland +19 26 £30,000 -25.00%
Birmingham +16 25 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey +17 22 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hampshire +13 21 £41,500 -11.70% 3
Yorkshire -16 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex +19 15 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Brighton +15 14 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Glasgow -1 14 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 14 £41,250 - 2
Berkshire +12 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England 0 13 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Ealing - 13 £55,000 -
North West +6 12 £33,500 -10.66% 4
Bracknell - 12 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 11 £55,000 - 1
Dundee - 11 £30,000 -
Sheffield +2 10 £40,000 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -1 10 £40,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire -8 10 £27,500 -34.52%
South West -10 9 £37,500 -0.66% 3
Oxford - 9 £27,500 -
Reigate - 8 £66,250 - 1
East Midlands -16 7 £43,250 +8.12% 3
North Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Southampton +8 6 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cambridge +2 6 £32,000 - 1

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 548 (71.26%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (55.27%) TDD
3 321 (41.74%) Java
4 295 (38.36%) JavaScript
5 280 (36.41%) HTML
6 260 (33.81%) Continuous Integration
7 243 (31.60%) CSS
8 239 (31.08%) C#
9 234 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 224 (29.13%) SQL
11 220 (28.61%) Scrum
12 219 (28.48%) Web Services
13 204 (26.53%) BDD
14 190 (24.71%) OO
15 188 (24.45%) Degree
16 184 (23.93%) SQL Server
17 183 (23.80%) Finance
18 172 (22.37%) .NET
19 153 (19.90%) E-Commerce
19 153 (19.90%) jQuery
20 152 (19.77%) Git (software)
21 148 (19.25%) MVC
22 144 (18.73%) Spring
23 138 (17.95%) XML
24 135 (17.56%) AngularJS
25 132 (17.17%) Microsoft
26 128 (16.64%) Computer Science
27 127 (16.51%) C++
28 124 (16.12%) HTML5
29 123 (15.99%) Unit Testing

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 62 (8.06%) Node.js
2 44 (5.72%) Apache
3 39 (5.07%) IIS
4 28 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.38%) nginx
6 25 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (3.25%) JBoss
7 16 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.69%) Jetty
9 12 (1.56%) Confluence
10 11 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (1.43%) MQSeries
10 11 (1.43%) Mule ESB
11 9 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.04%) Mule
13 7 (0.91%) CICS
13 7 (0.91%) CMS
14 6 (0.78%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.78%) Liferay
15 5 (0.65%) GlassFish
Applications
1 53 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (3.25%) Magento
2 7 (0.91%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.39%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (3.25%) CloudFront
4 15 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (1.56%) SaaS
7 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.17%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.65%) GitHub
8 5 (0.65%) Office 365
9 3 (0.39%) IaaS
10 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.84%) HTTP
2 36 (4.68%) Internet
3 10 (1.30%) SMS
4 9 (1.17%) VoIP
5 7 (0.91%) LDAP
6 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.26%) DLNA
7 2 (0.26%) DVB
7 2 (0.26%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 120 (15.60%) Relational Database
3 105 (13.65%) NoSQL
4 88 (11.44%) MongoDB
5 86 (11.18%) MySQL
6 64 (8.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (6.63%) RDBMS
8 49 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (5.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 36 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 34 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (3.51%) Big Data
15 26 (3.38%) CouchDB
16 15 (1.95%) OLAP
16 15 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (1.82%) Redis
18 13 (1.69%) DB2
18 13 (1.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 152 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 110 (14.30%) Maven
3 75 (9.75%) JUnit
4 60 (7.80%) Jenkins
5 56 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (6.63%) NUnit
6 51 (6.63%) Selenium
7 45 (5.85%) Subversion
8 37 (4.81%) Mockito
8 37 (4.81%) Visual Studio
9 35 (4.55%) WebDriver
10 34 (4.42%) Cucumber
11 33 (4.29%) JIRA
12 30 (3.90%) Mercurial
13 29 (3.77%) SpecFlow
14 27 (3.51%) TeamCity
15 24 (3.12%) Ant
16 23 (2.99%) Eclipse
17 17 (2.21%) Jasmine
18 16 (2.08%) ReSharper
General
1 183 (23.80%) Finance
2 52 (6.76%) Games
3 43 (5.59%) Retail
4 39 (5.07%) Banking
5 36 (4.68%) Back Office
6 24 (3.12%) Automotive
7 14 (1.82%) Front Office
7 14 (1.82%) Marketing
8 11 (1.43%) Legal
9 9 (1.17%) Advertising
10 8 (1.04%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.39%) Law
11 3 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 582 (75.68%) Developer
2 168 (21.85%) Java Developer
3 111 (14.43%) Senior Developer
4 92 (11.96%) C# Developer
5 76 (9.88%) .NET Developer
6 61 (7.93%) Software Engineer
7 58 (7.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 51 (6.63%) Software Developer
9 48 (6.24%) Agile Developer
10 43 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 40 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
11 40 (5.20%) Lead Developer
12 38 (4.94%) SQL Developer
13 37 (4.81%) C++ Developer
14 35 (4.55%) Technical Leader
14 35 (4.55%) Web Developer
15 34 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
16 33 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
17 31 (4.03%) Python Developer
18 30 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (36.41%) HTML
2 243 (31.60%) CSS
3 219 (28.48%) Web Services
4 172 (22.37%) .NET
5 153 (19.90%) jQuery
6 144 (18.73%) Spring
7 138 (17.95%) XML
8 135 (17.56%) AngularJS
9 124 (16.12%) HTML5
10 120 (15.60%) ASP.NET
11 106 (13.78%) SOAP
12 98 (12.74%) Hibernate
13 91 (11.83%) REST
14 73 (9.49%) J2EE
15 71 (9.23%) CSS3
15 71 (9.23%) JSON
16 67 (8.71%) Ajax
17 65 (8.45%) RESTful
18 59 (7.67%) Java EE
19 55 (7.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 128 (16.64%) Computer Science
2 45 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.85%) Visualisation
3 43 (5.59%) User Experience
4 40 (5.20%) Mobile App
5 35 (4.55%) Hedge funds
6 28 (3.64%) Data Structures
6 28 (3.64%) Mobile Games
7 26 (3.38%) Derivative
8 21 (2.73%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.95%) Fixed Income
10 15 (1.95%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.82%) NHS
11 14 (1.82%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.69%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (1.43%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.43%) Market Risk
14 11 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 90 (11.70%) Windows
2 89 (11.57%) Linux
3 49 (6.37%) Unix
4 34 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.64%) Android
6 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Vista
7 4 (0.52%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.39%) AIX
8 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.13%) MVS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (71.26%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (55.27%) TDD
3 260 (33.81%) Continuous Integration
4 234 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 220 (28.61%) Scrum
6 204 (26.53%) BDD
7 190 (24.71%) OO
8 153 (19.90%) E-Commerce
9 148 (19.25%) MVC
10 123 (15.99%) Unit Testing
11 113 (14.69%) SOA
12 111 (14.43%) Pair Programming
13 95 (12.35%) OOD
14 93 (12.09%) Kanban
15 79 (10.27%) Open Source
16 76 (9.88%) Automated Testing
17 67 (8.71%) OOP
18 66 (8.58%) SOLID
19 56 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
20 52 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 321 (41.74%) Java
2 295 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 239 (31.08%) C#
4 224 (29.13%) SQL
5 127 (16.51%) C++
6 68 (8.84%) T-SQL
7 63 (8.19%) Python
8 55 (7.15%) Ruby
9 54 (7.02%) PHP
10 43 (5.59%) C
11 35 (4.55%) Scala
12 33 (4.29%) Perl
13 24 (3.12%) VB.NET
14 16 (2.08%) COBOL
15 15 (1.95%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.95%) VB
16 14 (1.82%) XPath
17 11 (1.43%) F#
17 11 (1.43%) Objective-C
18 10 (1.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 188 (24.45%) Degree
2 18 (2.34%) PhD
3 8 (1.04%) ISEB
4 7 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.45%) QA
2 5 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) OIPF
4 2 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.56%) vCloud
2 10 (1.30%) Docker
3 7 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.13%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.78%) OpenView
3 3 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 132 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 101 (13.13%) Oracle
3 40 (5.20%) Google
4 27 (3.51%) New Relic
4 27 (3.51%) Zend
5 23 (2.99%) hybris
6 11 (1.43%) Cegedim Rx
7 8 (1.04%) Apple
7 8 (1.04%) LANDesk
7 8 (1.04%) Twitter
8 7 (0.91%) IBM
8 7 (0.91%) TSYS
8 7 (0.91%) VMware
9 5 (0.65%) Adobe
9 5 (0.65%) ATG
9 5 (0.65%) Cognos
9 5 (0.65%) DoubleClick
9 5 (0.65%) Telerik
10 4 (0.52%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.52%) Informatica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Conexus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Possible bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Healthcare, pension, career, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
ITV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: bonus, bupa, pension, gym
Posted: 14 days ago