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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 468 560 536
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -24
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 512 412 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 352 330 323
Average salary £52,250 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.95% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average 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
89503 97151 86101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.18% 82.70% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72819 78976 70889
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 2015 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 2 June 2015. 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 +105 505 £52,500 - 69
London +88 310 £60,000 +9.09% 26
South East +75 108 £49,000 +15.29% 21
City of London +62 47 £75,000 +36.36% 5
Berkshire +30 32 £57,500 +28.49% 2
East Sussex - 25 £50,000 - 7
East of England -5 21 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Brighton - 21 £47,500 - 7
West Midlands -6 18 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North West -15 17 £27,500 -31.25% 6
Oxfordshire +21 15 £40,000 +12.67% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 15 £49,000 +15.29% 1
Milton Keynes -8 15 £49,000 +15.29% 1
South West -3 14 £32,500 -13.33% 4
East Midlands +15 13 £35,000 - 2
Oxford - 13 £40,000 - 2
Bracknell - 13 £57,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +7 11 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Birmingham +1 11 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Slough - 8 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 8 £47,500 - 3
Maidenhead +2 7 - -
Bristol -3 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Sussex - 7 £57,500 -
Somerset +23 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Liverpool +5 6 £30,000 -27.71%
Cheshire +2 6 £40,750 +8.66% 1
Merseyside -2 6 £30,000 -27.71%
Wimbledon - 6 £50,000 -
Ealing - 6 £55,000 -

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 725 (77.62%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (57.82%) TDD
3 492 (52.68%) JavaScript
4 426 (45.61%) .NET
5 404 (43.25%) Scrum
6 390 (41.76%) HTML
7 369 (39.51%) C#
8 362 (38.76%) CSS
9 339 (36.30%) SQL
10 324 (34.69%) MVC
11 322 (34.48%) SQL Server
12 298 (31.91%) Java
13 268 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
14 262 (28.05%) OO
15 255 (27.30%) Git (software)
16 250 (26.77%) BDD
17 245 (26.23%) jQuery
18 207 (22.16%) ASP.NET
19 206 (22.06%) Unit Testing
20 198 (21.20%) Software Engineering
21 190 (20.34%) XML
21 190 (20.34%) Microsoft
22 173 (18.52%) Linux
23 169 (18.09%) Web Services
24 163 (17.45%) Oracle
25 156 (16.70%) Degree
26 150 (16.06%) Continuous Delivery
27 147 (15.74%) .NET Framework
28 145 (15.52%) Kanban
29 139 (14.88%) CSS3

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 93 (9.96%) Apache
2 79 (8.46%) Node.js
3 74 (7.92%) IIS
3 74 (7.92%) SharePoint
4 41 (4.39%) CMS
5 38 (4.07%) Apache Solr
6 37 (3.96%) nginx
7 28 (3.00%) Tomcat
7 28 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (2.25%) OpenStack
10 17 (1.82%) GlassFish
11 16 (1.71%) Confluence
12 15 (1.61%) concrete5
12 15 (1.61%) Joomla!
12 15 (1.61%) WordPress
12 15 (1.61%) WebLogic
13 13 (1.39%) Drupal
14 12 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 109 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.71%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) RMDS
3 4 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 57 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (5.35%) GitHub
3 38 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.61%) SaaS
5 14 (1.50%) Amazon S3
6 8 (0.86%) CodePlex
7 6 (0.64%) Office 365
7 6 (0.64%) Yammer
8 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.43%) PaaS
9 4 (0.43%) IaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 87 (9.31%) Internet
2 58 (6.21%) HTTP
3 18 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.71%) ATM
5 8 (0.86%) FTP
6 7 (0.75%) DLNA
7 3 (0.32%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 134 (14.35%) Relational Database
3 94 (10.06%) MongoDB
4 75 (8.03%) MySQL
5 66 (7.07%) NoSQL
6 60 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (5.03%) Big Data
9 44 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 40 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (4.07%) RDBMS
12 33 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
14 30 (3.21%) Oracle Database
15 21 (2.25%) Redis
16 20 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (2.03%) OLAP
18 16 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 15 (1.61%) DB2
20 13 (1.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 255 (27.30%) Git (software)
2 131 (14.03%) Subversion
3 101 (10.81%) Selenium
4 94 (10.06%) PhantomJS
5 93 (9.96%) Cucumber
6 89 (9.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 70 (7.49%) Maven
8 67 (7.17%) NUnit
9 65 (6.96%) Grunt
10 58 (6.21%) JUnit
10 58 (6.21%) TeamCity
11 51 (5.46%) Jenkins
12 44 (4.71%) JIRA
13 41 (4.39%) Rhino Mocks
14 39 (4.18%) ReSharper
15 34 (3.64%) Jasmine
16 32 (3.43%) Mercurial
17 28 (3.00%) Moq
18 26 (2.78%) Ant
19 24 (2.57%) JMeter
General
1 136 (14.56%) Finance
2 48 (5.14%) Retail
2 48 (5.14%) Games
3 44 (4.71%) Publishing
4 39 (4.18%) Automotive
5 20 (2.14%) Back Office
6 19 (2.03%) Marketing
7 18 (1.93%) Banking
8 17 (1.82%) Front Office
9 12 (1.28%) Electronics
10 9 (0.96%) Advertising
11 7 (0.75%) Wholesale Banking
11 7 (0.75%) Billing
12 6 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.43%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 709 (75.91%) Developer
2 238 (25.48%) Senior Developer
3 127 (13.60%) Java Developer
4 124 (13.28%) .NET Developer
5 83 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 78 (8.35%) C# Developer
7 64 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 53 (5.67%) PHP Developer
9 52 (5.57%) Architect
10 48 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 47 (5.03%) Front-End Developer
12 45 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 44 (4.71%) Tester
14 39 (4.18%) Web Developer
15 36 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
16 35 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
16 35 (3.75%) Lead Developer
17 28 (3.00%) UI Programmer
17 28 (3.00%) Perl Developer
17 28 (3.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (45.61%) .NET
2 390 (41.76%) HTML
3 362 (38.76%) CSS
4 245 (26.23%) jQuery
5 207 (22.16%) ASP.NET
6 190 (20.34%) XML
7 169 (18.09%) Web Services
8 147 (15.74%) .NET Framework
9 139 (14.88%) CSS3
10 129 (13.81%) HTML5
11 121 (12.96%) AngularJS
12 119 (12.74%) KnockoutJS
13 115 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 113 (12.10%) Ajax
15 110 (11.78%) RESTful
16 101 (10.81%) REST
17 89 (9.53%) JSON
18 67 (7.17%) Spring
18 67 (7.17%) Sass
19 50 (5.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 138 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 61 (6.53%) Blog
3 60 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (5.78%) User Experience
5 52 (5.57%) Visualisation
6 50 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (4.50%) N-Tier
8 39 (4.18%) Blackberry
9 38 (4.07%) BBC
10 36 (3.85%) Hedge funds
11 32 (3.43%) Social Media
12 31 (3.32%) Data Structures
13 28 (3.00%) Management Information System
14 20 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
15 17 (1.82%) Mathematics
16 16 (1.71%) EFT
17 15 (1.61%) Algorithms
17 15 (1.61%) W3C
18 14 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 12 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 173 (18.52%) Linux
2 121 (12.96%) Windows
3 77 (8.24%) UNIX
4 33 (3.53%) Debian
5 24 (2.57%) Android
6 18 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.39%) Windows 8
9 10 (1.07%) Windows XP
9 10 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.07%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (77.62%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (57.82%) TDD
3 404 (43.25%) Scrum
4 324 (34.69%) MVC
5 268 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
6 262 (28.05%) OO
7 250 (26.77%) BDD
8 206 (22.06%) Unit Testing
9 198 (21.20%) Software Engineering
10 150 (16.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 145 (15.52%) Kanban
12 138 (14.78%) E-Commerce
13 135 (14.45%) Pair Programming
14 109 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 100 (10.71%) OOD
16 99 (10.60%) Open Source
17 98 (10.49%) SOA
18 93 (9.96%) Responsive Web Design
19 86 (9.21%) OOP
20 85 (9.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 492 (52.68%) JavaScript
2 369 (39.51%) C#
3 339 (36.30%) SQL
4 298 (31.91%) Java
5 100 (10.71%) Ruby
6 86 (9.21%) PHP
7 82 (8.78%) Python
8 72 (7.71%) T-SQL
9 59 (6.32%) Perl
10 55 (5.89%) C++
11 39 (4.18%) C
12 28 (3.00%) PL/SQL
13 25 (2.68%) VB.NET
14 22 (2.36%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.61%) Scala
16 14 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.50%) XPath
17 12 (1.28%) XQuery
17 12 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 10 (1.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 156 (16.70%) Degree
2 35 (3.75%) PhD
3 34 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (2.78%) ISEB
5 16 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.43%) IC3 Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.60%) QA
2 4 (0.43%) WCAG
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.96%) Varnish
4 8 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (1.93%) Puppet
1 18 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.50%) Nagios
2 14 (1.50%) OpenNMS
3 5 (0.54%) Dollar Universe
3 5 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.21%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 190 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 163 (17.45%) Oracle
3 26 (2.78%) Zend
4 14 (1.50%) VMware
5 13 (1.39%) Facebook
6 12 (1.28%) IBM
7 11 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.18%) Pega
7 11 (1.18%) TIBCO
8 9 (0.96%) Google
9 8 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.75%) Endeca
10 7 (0.75%) iRise
11 6 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.54%) Tableau
12 5 (0.54%) RedPrairie
12 5 (0.54%) Reuters
13 4 (0.43%) Remedy
13 4 (0.43%) Apple
14 3 (0.32%) Red Gate
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Bright Purple Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
James Chase Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jenrick CPI
Salary: blue chip benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago