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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 534 499 444
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -55
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 411 427 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 296 362 469
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93724 85579 91821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.53% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75696 70395 78366
Average salary £48,000 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -1.08%
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 14 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 14 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 -37 386 £50,000 +11.11% 58
London -31 192 £55,000 -4.34% 24
South East -45 82 £42,500 +3.03% 14
Hampshire +5 48 - - 6
Portsmouth - 48 - - 5
North West +34 42 £39,000 -2.50% 6
City of London -4 41 £56,500 -1.73% 10
East of England -10 27 £52,500 -25.00% 5
Manchester +7 21 £47,250 +18.12% 3
West Midlands +5 18 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Merseyside +13 16 £35,750 -14.88% 2
Surrey +11 16 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Scotland -3 16 £38,000 +7.04%
Hertfordshire -16 16 £52,500 -27.58% 2
Liverpool - 15 £33,500 -
Edinburgh -4 14 - -
South West -29 10 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £55,000 - 2
Cambridge - 10 £55,000 - 1
Milton Keynes 0 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 9 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Yorkshire -22 8 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Dorking - 8 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands -19 7 £35,000 -22.22%
West Yorkshire -34 7 £28,500 -32.94% 4
Warwickshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Reigate - 7 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 6 £42,500 -39.28%
Rochdale - 6 £39,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £35,000 -22.22%

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 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.

1 425 (48.63%) C#
2 406 (46.45%) TDD
3 401 (45.88%) JavaScript
4 391 (44.74%) .NET
5 346 (39.59%) HTML
6 334 (38.22%) MVC
7 325 (37.19%) OO
8 320 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
9 319 (36.50%) SQL Server
10 307 (35.13%) SQL
10 307 (35.13%) CSS
11 284 (32.49%) Java
12 256 (29.29%) ASP.NET
13 222 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
14 217 (24.83%) jQuery
15 216 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 197 (22.54%) Git (software)
17 194 (22.20%) Microsoft
18 188 (21.51%) Scrum
19 187 (21.40%) Unit Testing
19 187 (21.40%) BDD
20 183 (20.94%) XML
21 178 (20.37%) Web Services
22 161 (18.42%) Software Engineering
23 153 (17.51%) .NET Framework
23 153 (17.51%) HTML5
24 147 (16.82%) Pair Programming
25 139 (15.90%) NUnit
26 133 (15.22%) Linux
27 132 (15.10%) Windows

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 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
1 100 (11.44%) IIS
2 61 (6.98%) Confluence
3 60 (6.86%) Node.js
4 39 (4.46%) Apache
4 39 (4.46%) SharePoint
5 28 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (2.86%) Apache Solr
7 20 (2.29%) nginx
7 20 (2.29%) Tomcat
8 18 (2.06%) Drupal
9 11 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (1.26%) MS Project Server
9 11 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (1.14%) WordPress
10 10 (1.14%) CMS
11 7 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (0.80%) GemFire
12 6 (0.69%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.57%) Mule
13 5 (0.57%) Moodle
Applications
1 96 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.03%) Magento
2 9 (1.03%) SalesLogix
3 3 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.18%) GitHub
2 26 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.72%) SaaS
5 13 (1.49%) PaaS
5 13 (1.49%) IaaS
6 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.57%) Force.com
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (13.50%) Internet
2 74 (8.47%) HTTP
3 42 (4.81%) TCP/IP
4 19 (2.17%) ATM
5 13 (1.49%) SSH
6 11 (1.26%) SAN
7 9 (1.03%) Firewall
7 9 (1.03%) VPN
8 5 (0.57%) SSL
9 4 (0.46%) VoIP
10 3 (0.34%) Intranet
11 2 (0.23%) Extranet
11 2 (0.23%) DVB
11 2 (0.23%) GSM
11 2 (0.23%) NAS
11 2 (0.23%) DLNA
12 1 (0.11%) GPRS
12 1 (0.11%) CTI
12 1 (0.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (36.50%) SQL Server
2 118 (13.50%) Relational Database
3 86 (9.84%) MySQL
4 73 (8.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 67 (7.67%) RavenDB
7 63 (7.21%) RDBMS
8 56 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (5.72%) MongoDB
10 45 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (4.35%) NoSQL
12 27 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 26 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (2.40%) Big Data
16 19 (2.17%) CouchDB
17 15 (1.72%) OLAP
18 12 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (1.26%) Hadoop
20 10 (1.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 197 (22.54%) Git (software)
2 139 (15.90%) NUnit
3 112 (12.81%) JIRA
4 110 (12.59%) Subversion
5 109 (12.47%) TeamCity
6 89 (10.18%) Cucumber
7 80 (9.15%) Moq
8 77 (8.81%) Rhino Mocks
9 74 (8.47%) ReSharper
9 74 (8.47%) Selenium
10 64 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 58 (6.64%) WATIR
12 54 (6.18%) Maven
13 53 (6.06%) NCrunch
14 46 (5.26%) SpecFlow
15 45 (5.15%) Visual Studio
16 41 (4.69%) Ant
17 39 (4.46%) Apache Ivy
18 36 (4.12%) JUnit
19 32 (3.66%) Jasmine
General
1 122 (13.96%) Finance
2 64 (7.32%) Retail
3 52 (5.95%) Games
4 46 (5.26%) Banking
5 40 (4.58%) Back Office
6 38 (4.35%) Marketing
7 27 (3.09%) Publishing
8 25 (2.86%) Advertising
9 24 (2.75%) Investment Banking
10 22 (2.52%) Automotive
11 20 (2.29%) Front Office
12 14 (1.60%) Music Industry
13 12 (1.37%) Legal
14 10 (1.14%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.92%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.92%) Telecoms
16 7 (0.80%) Billing
17 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 708 (81.01%) Developer
2 199 (22.77%) Senior Developer
3 174 (19.91%) .NET Developer
4 131 (14.99%) Java Developer
5 105 (12.01%) C# Developer
6 90 (10.30%) Software Developer
7 67 (7.67%) Software Engineer
8 66 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 43 (4.92%) PHP Developer
10 42 (4.81%) Web Developer
10 42 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (3.43%) .NET Software Developer
12 28 (3.20%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (3.09%) Lead Developer
14 25 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
14 25 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
15 24 (2.75%) Agile .NET Developer
16 21 (2.40%) Applications Support
16 21 (2.40%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (44.74%) .NET
2 346 (39.59%) HTML
3 307 (35.13%) CSS
4 256 (29.29%) ASP.NET
5 217 (24.83%) jQuery
6 216 (24.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 183 (20.94%) XML
8 178 (20.37%) Web Services
9 153 (17.51%) .NET Framework
9 153 (17.51%) HTML5
10 104 (11.90%) CSS3
11 102 (11.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 102 (11.67%) Spring
12 99 (11.33%) NHibernate
12 99 (11.33%) AngularJS
13 94 (10.76%) WCF
13 94 (10.76%) J2EE
14 90 (10.30%) SOAP
14 90 (10.30%) JSON
15 84 (9.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.44%) Computer Science
2 79 (9.04%) Open Source
3 49 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (3.89%) Mathematics
5 29 (3.32%) N-Tier
6 19 (2.17%) EFT
6 19 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.95%) Augmented Reality
7 17 (1.95%) Blog
8 16 (1.83%) Social Media
9 14 (1.60%) iPad
9 14 (1.60%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.49%) Clustering
10 13 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (1.37%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.37%) iPhone
12 11 (1.26%) NHS
13 10 (1.14%) Firmware
13 10 (1.14%) Streaming Media
13 10 (1.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 133 (15.22%) Linux
2 132 (15.10%) Windows
3 63 (7.21%) UNIX
4 40 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.63%) Android
6 20 (2.29%) Debian
7 13 (1.49%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.57%) CentOS
8 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.34%) Fedora
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (46.45%) TDD
2 334 (38.22%) MVC
3 325 (37.19%) OO
4 320 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
5 222 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
6 188 (21.51%) Scrum
7 187 (21.40%) Unit Testing
7 187 (21.40%) BDD
8 161 (18.42%) Software Engineering
9 147 (16.82%) Pair Programming
10 128 (14.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 120 (13.73%) OOD
12 119 (13.62%) E-Commerce
13 103 (11.78%) OOP
14 75 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
15 71 (8.12%) SOA
16 68 (7.78%) Web Development
17 60 (6.86%) Migration
18 57 (6.52%) UML
19 55 (6.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 425 (48.63%) C#
2 401 (45.88%) JavaScript
3 307 (35.13%) SQL
4 284 (32.49%) Java
5 110 (12.59%) Ruby
6 100 (11.44%) T-SQL
7 97 (11.10%) VB.NET
8 92 (10.53%) PHP
9 83 (9.50%) C++
10 65 (7.44%) Python
11 55 (6.29%) Perl
12 41 (4.69%) Objective-C
13 30 (3.43%) Bash Shell
14 28 (3.20%) PHP5
15 24 (2.75%) VB
16 20 (2.29%) Scala
16 20 (2.29%) C
17 19 (2.17%) PowerShell
18 14 (1.60%) XAML
19 12 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 116 (13.27%) Degree
2 20 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.49%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.34%) PhD
5 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.23%) ISEB
6 2 (0.23%) MCSE
6 2 (0.23%) MCSA
6 2 (0.23%) MCP
6 2 (0.23%) MCSD
6 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.23%) MCTS
6 2 (0.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.81%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.14%) HDFS
3 9 (1.03%) KVM
4 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.72%) Puppet
3 12 (1.37%) YUM
4 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 194 (22.20%) Microsoft
2 85 (9.73%) Oracle
3 53 (6.06%) Endeca
3 53 (6.06%) RedPrairie
4 44 (5.03%) Zend
5 34 (3.89%) Google
6 26 (2.97%) HP
7 20 (2.29%) Twitter
8 18 (2.06%) Facebook
8 18 (2.06%) JBoss
9 14 (1.60%) Sony
9 14 (1.60%) Toshiba
9 14 (1.60%) VMware
10 13 (1.49%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.37%) Apple
12 9 (1.03%) Hitachi
12 9 (1.03%) NetApp
12 9 (1.03%) Sun
12 9 (1.03%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.69%) Perforce
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
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