The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 547 562 607
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +45
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 399 454 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 337 326 303
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 367 £50,000 -9.09% 48
London -27 181 £65,000 +7.43% 28
South East +25 102 £45,000 -8.16% 5
South West +39 46 £40,031 +14.37% 5
Hampshire +30 35 £43,250 -8.94% 3
Southampton +30 33 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire -1 26 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland +22 24 £47,500 +20.25% 2
Wallingford - 22 £45,000 -
Surrey +36 20 £45,000 -23.40% 1
Glasgow +8 20 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Somerset +2 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Devon +19 15 £42,500 +13.33%
Exeter +16 14 £43,750 +16.66%
North West +6 13 £27,500 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 12 £42,500 - 1
City of London +16 10 £65,000 -13.33% 6
North East - 9 £37,900 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 9 £37,900 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £37,900 - 2
Buckinghamshire +23 8 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Milton Keynes +10 8 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Manchester +4 8 £25,000 -37.10% 2
Belfast - 8 £40,000 -
County Antrim - 8 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 8 £40,000 -
East of England +33 7 £46,250 -26.00% 1
West Sussex -1 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Bridgwater - 7 £40,000 -
Berkshire -24 6 £52,500 -8.69%

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 604 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (46.75%) Java
3 385 (46.27%) TDD
4 318 (38.22%) SQL
5 314 (37.74%) Scrum
5 314 (37.74%) Software Engineering
6 297 (35.70%) C#
7 292 (35.10%) HTML
8 278 (33.41%) JavaScript
9 265 (31.85%) .NET
10 248 (29.81%) Continuous Integration
11 233 (28.00%) OO
12 226 (27.16%) SQL Server
13 202 (24.28%) CSS
13 202 (24.28%) Degree
14 197 (23.68%) Web Services
15 194 (23.32%) BDD
16 180 (21.63%) jQuery
17 167 (20.07%) Relational Database
18 160 (19.23%) Finance
19 157 (18.87%) MySQL
20 153 (18.39%) Git (software)
21 149 (17.91%) ASP.NET
22 148 (17.79%) Computer Science
22 148 (17.79%) Spring
23 140 (16.83%) JUnit
24 134 (16.11%) Linux
25 133 (15.99%) E-Commerce
25 133 (15.99%) Maven
26 132 (15.87%) Jenkins

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (3.25%) IIS
2 23 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.52%) OpenStack
4 18 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 17 (2.04%) JBoss
5 17 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 16 (1.92%) Apache
7 14 (1.68%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.20%) CMS
9 10 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
10 9 (1.08%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.84%) CICS
11 7 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.84%) nginx
12 6 (0.72%) Documentum
12 6 (0.72%) Jetty
13 5 (0.60%) Drupal
14 4 (0.48%) Alfresco
Applications
1 56 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.64%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.24%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (1.20%) Beauchamp
2 7 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (0.84%) Magento
2 7 (0.84%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Radian6
5 1 (0.12%) Global One
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.00%) SaaS
4 21 (2.52%) GitHub
5 8 (0.96%) CloudFront
6 7 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.84%) Silverpop
7 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.48%) PaaS
9 3 (0.36%) Force.com
9 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.36%) IaaS
10 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.24%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.24%) Heroku
10 2 (0.24%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.12%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.13%) HTTP
2 35 (4.21%) Internet
3 11 (1.32%) LDAP
4 7 (0.84%) ATM
5 5 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.36%) VoIP
7 2 (0.24%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 167 (20.07%) Relational Database
3 157 (18.87%) MySQL
4 111 (13.34%) RDBMS
5 76 (9.13%) NoSQL
6 70 (8.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 63 (7.57%) MongoDB
8 62 (7.45%) CouchDB
9 57 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (2.76%) DB2
13 22 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (2.16%) OLAP
15 18 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (2.04%) Couchbase
17 13 (1.56%) OLTP
18 11 (1.32%) KDB
19 10 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 153 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 140 (16.83%) JUnit
3 133 (15.99%) Maven
4 132 (15.87%) Jenkins
5 84 (10.10%) Subversion
6 82 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 76 (9.13%) Mockito
8 75 (9.01%) Cucumber
9 67 (8.05%) EasyMock
10 65 (7.81%) NUnit
11 58 (6.97%) Gradle
11 58 (6.97%) TeamCity
12 54 (6.49%) TestNG
13 50 (6.01%) CruiseControl
14 42 (5.05%) JIRA
15 38 (4.57%) Visual Studio
16 32 (3.85%) Selenium
17 28 (3.37%) Eclipse
18 25 (3.00%) Moq
19 21 (2.52%) Ant
General
1 160 (19.23%) Finance
2 87 (10.46%) Games
3 74 (8.89%) Retail
4 55 (6.61%) Telecoms
5 44 (5.29%) Banking
6 39 (4.69%) Marketing
7 38 (4.57%) Online Betting
8 31 (3.73%) Automotive
9 24 (2.88%) Back Office
10 12 (1.44%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.08%) Front Office
12 7 (0.84%) Legal
12 7 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.60%) Electronics
14 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.36%) Publishing
15 2 (0.24%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.12%) Local Government
16 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 630 (75.72%) Developer
2 223 (26.80%) Java Developer
3 147 (17.67%) .NET Developer
4 135 (16.23%) C# Developer
5 116 (13.94%) Senior Developer
5 116 (13.94%) Software Developer
6 97 (11.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 93 (11.18%) SQL Developer
8 68 (8.17%) Agile Developer
9 55 (6.61%) C# Software Developer
10 54 (6.49%) Software Engineer
11 52 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 51 (6.13%) .NET Software Developer
13 46 (5.53%) Java Software Developer
14 44 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 43 (5.17%) Agile .NET Developer
15 43 (5.17%) C++ Developer
16 38 (4.57%) Lead Developer
17 37 (4.45%) Architect
18 36 (4.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (35.10%) HTML
2 265 (31.85%) .NET
3 202 (24.28%) CSS
4 197 (23.68%) Web Services
5 180 (21.63%) jQuery
6 149 (17.91%) ASP.NET
7 148 (17.79%) Spring
8 129 (15.50%) AngularJS
9 121 (14.54%) XML
10 108 (12.98%) .NET Framework
11 93 (11.18%) HTML5
12 81 (9.74%) WCF
13 75 (9.01%) JSON
14 74 (8.89%) REST
15 69 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 68 (8.17%) Node.js
17 67 (8.05%) Java EE
18 63 (7.57%) SOAP
19 61 (7.33%) Hibernate
20 60 (7.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 148 (17.79%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.65%) Online Games
3 39 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.61%) EFT
5 30 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (3.61%) EPoS
5 30 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.61%) User Experience
6 29 (3.49%) Visualisation
7 27 (3.25%) Hedge funds
7 27 (3.25%) Mobile Games
8 23 (2.76%) Algorithms
9 21 (2.52%) Data Integration
9 21 (2.52%) Statistics
10 20 (2.40%) Mathematics
11 17 (2.04%) iPad
12 15 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
13 13 (1.56%) Physics
14 10 (1.20%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 134 (16.11%) Linux
2 112 (13.46%) Windows
3 61 (7.33%) Unix
4 30 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.00%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (2.52%) Android
8 3 (0.36%) Solaris
8 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (46.27%) TDD
3 314 (37.74%) Scrum
3 314 (37.74%) Software Engineering
4 248 (29.81%) Continuous Integration
5 233 (28.00%) OO
6 194 (23.32%) BDD
7 133 (15.99%) E-Commerce
8 130 (15.63%) Unit Testing
9 128 (15.38%) Open Source
10 124 (14.90%) Kanban
11 122 (14.66%) DevOps
12 118 (14.18%) MVC
13 117 (14.06%) Automated Testing
14 114 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
15 106 (12.74%) OOP
16 102 (12.26%) SOA
17 97 (11.66%) Pair Programming
18 81 (9.74%) High Availability
19 75 (9.01%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 389 (46.75%) Java
2 318 (38.22%) SQL
3 297 (35.70%) C#
4 278 (33.41%) JavaScript
5 121 (14.54%) C++
6 111 (13.34%) Ruby
7 93 (11.18%) PHP
8 86 (10.34%) Perl
9 81 (9.74%) Python
10 60 (7.21%) T-SQL
11 46 (5.53%) Scala
12 40 (4.81%) TypeScript
13 28 (3.37%) VB.NET
14 25 (3.00%) C
14 25 (3.00%) Delphi
15 17 (2.04%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.56%) Objective-C
17 12 (1.44%) Apple Swift
18 10 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 202 (24.28%) Degree
2 23 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
3 6 (0.72%) ISEB
4 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (15.26%) QA
2 16 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (1.20%) Docker
2 7 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.80%) Puppet
2 6 (0.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.72%) MOM
3 5 (0.60%) Ansible
4 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 120 (14.42%) Oracle
2 105 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 18 (2.16%) hybris
3 18 (2.16%) Zend
4 14 (1.68%) Adobe
5 10 (1.20%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 9 (1.08%) Dell
7 8 (0.96%) Google
7 8 (0.96%) Sun
8 7 (0.84%) New Relic
8 7 (0.84%) TSYS
9 6 (0.72%) Infobright
9 6 (0.72%) Informatica
9 6 (0.72%) Perforce
9 6 (0.72%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.48%) ESRI
10 4 (0.48%) SAP
10 4 (0.48%) Sybase
11 3 (0.36%) Apple
11 3 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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