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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 544 594 577
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -17
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 336 409 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 284 297 331
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +18.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +7 305 £47,500 -13.63% 49
London -31 108 £65,000 +13.04% 22
South East +60 66 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Northamptonshire +38 35 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East Midlands +30 35 £55,000 +41.93% 1
Northampton - 35 £55,000 - 1
North West -17 30 £42,500 -22.72% 5
South West +27 27 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Oxfordshire +40 23 £37,500 +22.14% 2
West Midlands -21 23 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Manchester -7 22 £45,000 - 3
Wallingford - 21 £37,500 - 2
West Sussex +34 19 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Buckinghamshire - 13 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 13 £45,000 -
Warwick - 11 £37,500 -
Crawley - 11 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 11 £37,500 - 1
Bristol +20 10 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 9 £46,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 9 £46,500 -
Scotland +30 8 £32,500 +3.17% 1
East of England +18 8 £42,000 -4.00% 3
Cheshire +14 8 £26,000 -52.72%
Yorkshire +6 8 £40,000 - 1
Horsham - 8 £33,750 -
Wilmslow - 8 £26,000 -
West Yorkshire +22 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Leeds +21 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Surrey +13 7 £40,000 -23.80%

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 495 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (50.28%) HTML
3 353 (50.14%) JavaScript
4 308 (43.75%) Java
5 297 (42.19%) TDD
6 293 (41.62%) OO
7 276 (39.20%) CSS
8 273 (38.78%) Scrum
9 260 (36.93%) SQL
10 245 (34.80%) .NET
11 235 (33.38%) C#
12 234 (33.24%) Git (software)
13 231 (32.81%) Software Engineering
14 219 (31.11%) MVC
15 208 (29.55%) jQuery
16 199 (28.27%) Degree
17 193 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
18 188 (26.70%) AngularJS
19 184 (26.14%) SQL Server
20 176 (25.00%) HTML5
21 168 (23.86%) ASP.NET
22 163 (23.15%) BDD
23 158 (22.44%) Web Services
24 141 (20.03%) MySQL
25 140 (19.89%) OOP
26 137 (19.46%) Linux
27 134 (19.03%) Computer Science
28 130 (18.47%) Spring
28 130 (18.47%) Subversion
28 130 (18.47%) SOA

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 34 (4.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 34 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 20 (2.84%) JBoss
4 18 (2.56%) Apache
5 14 (1.99%) lighttpd
6 13 (1.85%) IIS
7 11 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (1.56%) CMS
8 10 (1.42%) Drupal
9 8 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.99%) WebSphere Process Server
11 5 (0.71%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.57%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.28%) Confluence
14 2 (0.28%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 56 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.57%) Simulink
4 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.71%) Magento
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 93 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.26%) SaaS
4 25 (3.55%) Office 365
5 19 (2.70%) GitHub
6 7 (0.99%) PaaS
7 6 (0.85%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.43%) IaaS
9 3 (0.43%) TestFlight
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.28%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.28%) Force.com
10 2 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.28%) Silverpop
10 2 (0.28%) Trello
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.11%) HTTP
2 28 (3.98%) Internet
3 25 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.99%) ATM
5 9 (1.28%) Intranet
6 6 (0.85%) LDAP
7 5 (0.71%) DNS
8 3 (0.43%) SMTP
9 2 (0.28%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.28%) ICMP
9 2 (0.28%) Skype
9 2 (0.28%) SSL
10 1 (0.14%) Firewall
10 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.14%) MPLS
10 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 141 (20.03%) MySQL
3 81 (11.51%) Relational Database
4 59 (8.38%) MongoDB
5 55 (7.81%) NoSQL
6 54 (7.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 38 (5.40%) CouchDB
8 23 (3.27%) Redis
9 22 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (2.13%) Big Data
12 15 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (1.56%) DB2
15 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (1.28%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 234 (33.24%) Git (software)
2 130 (18.47%) Subversion
3 119 (16.90%) JUnit
4 113 (16.05%) Jenkins
5 97 (13.78%) Maven
6 90 (12.78%) TeamCity
7 80 (11.36%) Cucumber
8 69 (9.80%) Gradle
9 63 (8.95%) Selenium
10 60 (8.52%) NUnit
11 58 (8.24%) Mockito
12 50 (7.10%) EasyMock
13 44 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 43 (6.11%) Jasmine
15 38 (5.40%) CruiseControl
15 38 (5.40%) TestNG
16 36 (5.11%) MSTest
16 36 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
17 31 (4.40%) Bugzilla
18 30 (4.26%) Ant
General
1 111 (15.77%) Finance
2 52 (7.39%) Games
3 48 (6.82%) Marketing
4 45 (6.39%) Retail
5 28 (3.98%) Advertising
6 21 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.84%) Banking
8 15 (2.13%) Back Office
9 9 (1.28%) Front Office
9 9 (1.28%) Online Betting
10 7 (0.99%) Electronics
10 7 (0.99%) Legal
10 7 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.85%) Automotive
11 6 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.71%) Publishing
13 3 (0.43%) Law
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
14 2 (0.28%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 514 (73.01%) Developer
2 136 (19.32%) Java Developer
3 123 (17.47%) .NET Developer
4 105 (14.91%) Senior Developer
5 91 (12.93%) C# Developer
6 79 (11.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 74 (10.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 72 (10.23%) Software Developer
9 67 (9.52%) SQL Developer
10 65 (9.23%) Agile Developer
11 61 (8.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 58 (8.24%) Architect
13 55 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 52 (7.39%) PHP Developer
15 47 (6.68%) Agile .NET Developer
15 47 (6.68%) Software Engineer
16 39 (5.54%) Agile C# Developer
17 36 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
17 36 (5.11%) Web Developer
18 35 (4.97%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (50.28%) HTML
2 276 (39.20%) CSS
3 245 (34.80%) .NET
4 208 (29.55%) jQuery
5 188 (26.70%) AngularJS
6 176 (25.00%) HTML5
7 168 (23.86%) ASP.NET
8 158 (22.44%) Web Services
9 130 (18.47%) Spring
10 123 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 94 (13.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 90 (12.78%) .NET Framework
13 86 (12.22%) CSS3
14 81 (11.51%) WCF
15 79 (11.22%) JSON
16 75 (10.65%) J2EE
16 75 (10.65%) REST
17 69 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
18 68 (9.66%) XML
19 62 (8.81%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 134 (19.03%) Computer Science
2 74 (10.51%) User Experience
3 66 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.27%) Mobile Games
6 21 (2.98%) Online Games
7 20 (2.84%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.85%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.70%) EPoS
12 11 (1.56%) EFT
12 11 (1.56%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.56%) iPad
13 10 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.42%) Virtual Team
14 9 (1.28%) Blog
14 9 (1.28%) Data Integration
14 9 (1.28%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 137 (19.46%) Linux
2 75 (10.65%) Windows
3 55 (7.81%) Unix
4 44 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.56%) Android
6 16 (2.27%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
10 1 (0.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
10 1 (0.14%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (42.19%) TDD
3 293 (41.62%) OO
4 273 (38.78%) Scrum
5 231 (32.81%) Software Engineering
6 219 (31.11%) MVC
7 193 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
8 163 (23.15%) BDD
9 140 (19.89%) OOP
10 130 (18.47%) SOA
11 119 (16.90%) Open Source
12 100 (14.20%) Kanban
13 99 (14.06%) OOD
14 91 (12.93%) High Availability
15 85 (12.07%) SOLID
16 80 (11.36%) Automated Testing
17 75 (10.65%) Web Development
18 69 (9.80%) DevOps
18 69 (9.80%) Mentoring
18 69 (9.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 353 (50.14%) JavaScript
2 308 (43.75%) Java
3 260 (36.93%) SQL
4 235 (33.38%) C#
5 76 (10.80%) PHP
6 64 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 48 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 41 (5.82%) Ruby
9 39 (5.54%) Python
10 36 (5.11%) C++
11 31 (4.40%) Apple Swift
11 31 (4.40%) Objective-C
12 29 (4.12%) PowerShell
13 23 (3.27%) Scala
14 22 (3.13%) VB.NET
15 18 (2.56%) C
16 14 (1.99%) Perl
17 12 (1.70%) Delphi
18 10 (1.42%) Go
19 9 (1.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 199 (28.27%) Degree
2 6 (0.85%) ISEB
2 6 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.57%) PhD
4 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (14.06%) QA
2 3 (0.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) FATCA
3 2 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (1.28%) Docker
1 9 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) vCloud
3 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (4.55%) Puppet
2 8 (1.14%) Control-M
3 6 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (0.71%) Ansible
4 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.43%) Cacti
6 3 (0.43%) Graphite
6 3 (0.43%) Nagios
6 3 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 101 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.22%) Oracle
3 27 (3.84%) Sitecore
4 25 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (3.55%) Xamarin
5 24 (3.41%) hybris
6 14 (1.99%) Adobe
7 12 (1.70%) Infobright
7 12 (1.70%) Sun
8 11 (1.56%) SAP
9 8 (1.14%) Google
9 8 (1.14%) Murex
10 6 (0.85%) Tableau
11 5 (0.71%) Dell
11 5 (0.71%) Sybase
11 5 (0.71%) Zend
12 4 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.43%) Cognizant
13 3 (0.43%) New Relic
13 3 (0.43%) SaltStack
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Potential to go higher
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £65k plus extensive benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £35k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago