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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 489 472 488
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 427 468 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 313 401 382
Average salary £48,000 £48,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%

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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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 -9 411 £50,000 +4.16% 48
London -34 226 £55,000 - 20
South East -11 63 £42,000 -4.00% 8
Yorkshire +22 40 £35,000 -6.66% 5
City of London +3 35 £62,500 +13.63% 6
Leeds +33 23 £45,000 -10.00% 5
West Yorkshire +14 23 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Hampshire -16 23 £51,250 +13.88% 6
East Midlands +28 22 £40,000 -23.80% 2
West Midlands -5 20 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South Yorkshire +15 17 £30,000 -7.69%
Sheffield - 17 £30,000 -
Coventry +8 16 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East of England -23 16 £40,000 -23.80%
Portsmouth - 16 £38,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 15 £38,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 12 £42,000 -30.00%
Surrey -2 12 £40,000 -15.78%
North West -8 12 £37,500 -11.76% 6
South West -40 12 £37,750 +0.66% 5
Wallingford - 12 £42,000 -
Bristol -19 11 £38,000 +1.33% 4
Hertfordshire -20 10 £40,000 -23.80%
Northampton - 8 £45,000 -
Scotland +1 7 £40,000 -2.43%
Camberley - 7 £40,000 -
Kettering - 7 £37,500 - 1
Southampton -4 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Leicester - 6 £40,000 -
Croydon - 6 £50,000 -

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 611 (71.46%) Agile Software Development
2 460 (53.80%) JavaScript
3 455 (53.22%) TDD
4 434 (50.76%) .NET
5 385 (45.03%) C#
6 372 (43.51%) HTML
7 358 (41.87%) SQL Server
8 345 (40.35%) CSS
9 322 (37.66%) Scrum
10 321 (37.54%) MVC
11 318 (37.19%) OO
12 294 (34.39%) SQL
13 261 (30.53%) ASP.NET
14 242 (28.30%) jQuery
15 240 (28.07%) Microsoft
16 235 (27.49%) BDD
17 233 (27.25%) Java
18 229 (26.78%) Git (software)
19 220 (25.73%) Continuous Integration
20 206 (24.09%) MS Excel
21 201 (23.51%) Software Engineering
22 174 (20.35%) Unit Testing
23 167 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC
24 166 (19.42%) Ruby
24 166 (19.42%) .NET Framework
25 164 (19.18%) E-Commerce
26 163 (19.06%) XML
27 158 (18.48%) Pair Programming
28 155 (18.13%) Web Services
29 151 (17.66%) NUnit

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 137 (16.02%) IIS
2 77 (9.01%) Confluence
3 68 (7.95%) Node.js
4 50 (5.85%) Apache
5 45 (5.26%) Apache Solr
6 40 (4.68%) nginx
7 34 (3.98%) SharePoint
8 24 (2.81%) JBoss
8 24 (2.81%) GlassFish
9 20 (2.34%) CMS
10 18 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.99%) Tomcat
12 15 (1.75%) WebLogic
12 15 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (1.75%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.17%) WordPress
14 9 (1.05%) Moodle
15 8 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.82%) Alfresco
17 6 (0.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 206 (24.09%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.99%) MS Office
4 5 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.70%) Agresso
3 4 (0.47%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.35%) Tridion
5 1 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.38%) GitHub
2 39 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.57%) PaaS
4 18 (2.11%) SaaS
5 17 (1.99%) Amazon S3
6 11 (1.29%) IaaS
7 6 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.23%) Force.com
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Route 53
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.13%) Internet
2 31 (3.63%) HTTP
3 21 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.17%) DLNA
5 6 (0.70%) NAS
5 6 (0.70%) Firewall
5 6 (0.70%) SAN
6 5 (0.58%) ATM
7 4 (0.47%) IPv4
7 4 (0.47%) IPv6
8 3 (0.35%) SSL
9 2 (0.23%) DVB
9 2 (0.23%) NFC
9 2 (0.23%) VPN
9 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (41.87%) SQL Server
2 90 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (9.71%) MySQL
4 72 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 66 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 63 (7.37%) RavenDB
7 61 (7.13%) MongoDB
8 56 (6.55%) Big Data
9 53 (6.20%) Relational Database
10 48 (5.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
12 42 (4.91%) NoSQL
13 35 (4.09%) RDBMS
14 28 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (1.52%) Star Schema
18 12 (1.40%) Redis
19 11 (1.29%) MS Access
20 9 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 229 (26.78%) Git (software)
2 151 (17.66%) NUnit
3 135 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 111 (12.98%) TeamCity
5 109 (12.75%) JIRA
6 104 (12.16%) Rhino Mocks
7 99 (11.58%) Subversion
8 87 (10.18%) ReSharper
9 83 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 78 (9.12%) PhantomJS
11 74 (8.65%) Moq
12 70 (8.19%) WATIR
13 67 (7.84%) Selenium
14 63 (7.37%) NCrunch
15 57 (6.67%) JUnit
16 54 (6.32%) Visual Studio
17 44 (5.15%) Grunt
17 44 (5.15%) Jenkins
18 43 (5.03%) Maven
19 40 (4.68%) Eclipse
General
1 123 (14.39%) Finance
2 100 (11.70%) Retail
3 67 (7.84%) Back Office
4 44 (5.15%) Publishing
5 34 (3.98%) Games
6 24 (2.81%) Marketing
7 18 (2.11%) Automotive
8 17 (1.99%) Banking
9 13 (1.52%) Advertising
10 12 (1.40%) Front Office
11 7 (0.82%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.70%) Electronics
12 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.58%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.47%) International Banking
15 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.35%) Billing
15 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 644 (75.32%) Developer
2 189 (22.11%) Senior Developer
3 131 (15.32%) .NET Developer
4 107 (12.51%) Software Developer
5 91 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 79 (9.24%) C# Developer
7 72 (8.42%) Software Engineer
8 48 (5.61%) Lead Developer
9 47 (5.50%) Web Developer
9 47 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 45 (5.26%) PHP Developer
11 41 (4.80%) .NET Software Developer
12 37 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
13 36 (4.21%) Front-End Developer
14 34 (3.98%) Senior C# Developer
15 33 (3.86%) DBA
16 32 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
17 31 (3.63%) Architect
18 30 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
18 30 (3.51%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (50.76%) .NET
2 372 (43.51%) HTML
3 345 (40.35%) CSS
4 261 (30.53%) ASP.NET
5 242 (28.30%) jQuery
6 167 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 166 (19.42%) .NET Framework
8 163 (19.06%) XML
9 155 (18.13%) Web Services
10 113 (13.22%) NHibernate
11 109 (12.75%) AngularJS
12 107 (12.51%) StructureMap
13 103 (12.05%) HTML5
14 98 (11.46%) REST
15 91 (10.64%) CSS3
16 87 (10.18%) RESTful
17 80 (9.36%) Ajax
18 73 (8.54%) WCF
19 72 (8.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 72 (8.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 129 (15.09%) Open Source
2 98 (11.46%) Computer Science
3 51 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (5.03%) Blog
5 42 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (4.68%) Visualisation
7 37 (4.33%) User Experience
8 26 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 21 (2.46%) Blackberry
9 21 (2.46%) Hedge funds
10 20 (2.34%) Algorithms
11 16 (1.87%) NHS
12 14 (1.64%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.40%) Physics
13 12 (1.40%) BBC
14 11 (1.29%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.17%) Data Structures
15 10 (1.17%) N-Tier
15 10 (1.17%) MPEG
15 10 (1.17%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 118 (13.80%) Windows
2 104 (12.16%) Linux
3 37 (4.33%) Debian
4 36 (4.21%) UNIX
5 28 (3.27%) Android
6 18 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (71.46%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (53.22%) TDD
3 322 (37.66%) Scrum
4 321 (37.54%) MVC
5 318 (37.19%) OO
6 235 (27.49%) BDD
7 220 (25.73%) Continuous Integration
8 201 (23.51%) Software Engineering
9 174 (20.35%) Unit Testing
10 164 (19.18%) E-Commerce
11 158 (18.48%) Pair Programming
12 145 (16.96%) OOD
13 130 (15.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 104 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
15 99 (11.58%) Kanban
16 98 (11.46%) OOP
17 93 (10.88%) SOA
18 86 (10.06%) Mentoring
19 60 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
20 54 (6.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 460 (53.80%) JavaScript
2 385 (45.03%) C#
3 294 (34.39%) SQL
4 233 (27.25%) Java
5 166 (19.42%) Ruby
6 108 (12.63%) PHP
7 89 (10.41%) Python
8 88 (10.29%) T-SQL
9 76 (8.89%) VB.NET
10 55 (6.43%) C++
11 37 (4.33%) Perl
12 32 (3.74%) C
13 23 (2.69%) Bash Shell
14 22 (2.57%) PHP5
15 21 (2.46%) Jython
16 16 (1.87%) PowerShell
17 14 (1.64%) Scala
18 12 (1.40%) R
19 11 (1.29%) Objective-C
20 9 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 122 (14.27%) Degree
2 46 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.17%) PhD
4 6 (0.70%) ISEB
4 6 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.70%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.23%) MCTS
6 2 (0.23%) MCITP
6 2 (0.23%) MCSE
6 2 (0.23%) MCSA
7 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.42%) QA
2 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.35%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.40%) Puppet
3 8 (0.94%) Nagios
3 8 (0.94%) OpenNMS
4 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 240 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 75 (8.77%) Endeca
3 63 (7.37%) RedPrairie
3 63 (7.37%) Oracle
4 27 (3.16%) Zend
5 17 (1.99%) Google
6 14 (1.64%) HP
7 10 (1.17%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.05%) Red Gate
9 8 (0.94%) VMware
9 8 (0.94%) Business Objects
10 7 (0.82%) IBM
10 7 (0.82%) Sony
10 7 (0.82%) Toshiba
11 6 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.70%) Tableau
11 6 (0.70%) Twitter
12 5 (0.58%) hybris
12 5 (0.58%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.58%) Facebook
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Strong Modern Benefit Support
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum Strong package for the right individ
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum + good salary / package (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago