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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 534 501 437
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -64
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 412 425 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 295 362 456
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
92606 85560 91430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.65% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74653 70125 77975
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
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 22 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 22 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 -38 394 £50,000 +11.11% 46
London -29 185 £52,500 -8.69% 17
South East -20 92 £42,500 +3.03% 11
Hampshire +13 56 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Portsmouth - 55 - - 4
North West +22 42 £39,500 -1.25% 8
City of London -28 37 £52,500 -8.69% 6
East of England -18 30 £52,500 -19.23% 4
Manchester +7 22 £40,500 +1.25% 3
West Midlands +19 18 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Surrey +19 17 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Liverpool +16 16 £35,750 +70.23% 1
Merseyside +14 16 £35,750 +70.23% 4
Hertfordshire -18 15 £50,000 -27.27% 1
Cambridgeshire - 12 £55,000 - 2
Cambridge - 12 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -16 11 - - 2
South West -34 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Edinburgh -4 10 - -
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Milton Keynes +3 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Dorking - 9 £52,500 - 2
East Midlands -9 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Yorkshire -38 8 £28,500 -24.00% 3
Rochdale - 8 £39,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +10 7 £42,500 -39.28% 1
West Yorkshire -30 7 £28,500 -32.94% 3
Warwickshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Reigate - 7 £25,000 -
Bristol -8 6 £37,500 +3.44%

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 422 (48.84%) C#
2 410 (47.45%) TDD
3 405 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 389 (45.02%) .NET
5 344 (39.81%) HTML
6 333 (38.54%) OO
7 329 (38.08%) MVC
8 326 (37.73%) SQL Server
9 317 (36.69%) Agile Software Development
10 308 (35.65%) CSS
11 303 (35.07%) SQL
12 276 (31.94%) Java
13 258 (29.86%) ASP.NET
14 235 (27.20%) Continuous Integration
15 221 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 220 (25.46%) jQuery
17 205 (23.73%) Git (software)
18 198 (22.92%) BDD
19 196 (22.69%) Microsoft
20 192 (22.22%) Unit Testing
21 185 (21.41%) Scrum
22 180 (20.83%) XML
23 172 (19.91%) Web Services
24 162 (18.75%) .NET Framework
25 160 (18.52%) Software Engineering
26 158 (18.29%) Pair Programming
27 152 (17.59%) NUnit
28 149 (17.25%) HTML5
29 135 (15.63%) Windows
30 132 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 114 (13.19%) IIS
2 71 (8.22%) Confluence
3 61 (7.06%) Node.js
4 37 (4.28%) SharePoint
5 36 (4.17%) Apache
6 29 (3.36%) Apache Solr
7 26 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
8 22 (2.55%) nginx
9 21 (2.43%) Tomcat
10 20 (2.31%) Drupal
11 11 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (1.27%) WordPress
11 11 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (1.27%) MS Project Server
12 8 (0.93%) CMS
12 8 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.93%) GemFire
13 6 (0.69%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.58%) Mule
14 5 (0.58%) Moodle
Applications
1 96 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.04%) SalesLogix
3 8 (0.93%) Magento
4 3 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.37%) GitHub
2 26 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.74%) PaaS
5 14 (1.62%) SaaS
5 14 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.62%) IaaS
6 5 (0.58%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 116 (13.43%) Internet
2 74 (8.56%) HTTP
3 40 (4.63%) TCP/IP
4 19 (2.20%) ATM
5 13 (1.50%) SSH
5 13 (1.50%) SAN
6 10 (1.16%) VPN
6 10 (1.16%) Firewall
7 5 (0.58%) SSL
8 4 (0.46%) Intranet
8 4 (0.46%) NAS
9 3 (0.35%) Extranet
9 3 (0.35%) VoIP
10 2 (0.23%) GSM
11 1 (0.12%) DLNA
11 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.12%) DVB
11 1 (0.12%) CTI
11 1 (0.12%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (37.73%) SQL Server
2 113 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 88 (10.19%) MySQL
4 75 (8.68%) RavenDB
5 74 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 62 (7.18%) RDBMS
8 57 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (5.79%) MongoDB
10 47 (5.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (4.17%) NoSQL
12 29 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
14 23 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (2.55%) Big Data
16 18 (2.08%) CouchDB
17 16 (1.85%) OLAP
18 13 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (1.39%) Hadoop
20 10 (1.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 205 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 152 (17.59%) NUnit
3 124 (14.35%) JIRA
4 118 (13.66%) TeamCity
5 106 (12.27%) Subversion
6 100 (11.57%) Cucumber
7 88 (10.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 88 (10.19%) Moq
8 83 (9.61%) ReSharper
9 82 (9.49%) Selenium
10 68 (7.87%) WATIR
11 62 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 62 (7.18%) NCrunch
12 49 (5.67%) Maven
13 46 (5.32%) SpecFlow
14 44 (5.09%) Visual Studio
15 36 (4.17%) Jasmine
16 35 (4.05%) Ant
17 33 (3.82%) Apache Ivy
18 32 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 120 (13.89%) Finance
2 71 (8.22%) Retail
3 53 (6.13%) Games
4 46 (5.32%) Back Office
5 43 (4.98%) Banking
6 40 (4.63%) Marketing
7 28 (3.24%) Publishing
8 25 (2.89%) Advertising
9 24 (2.78%) Investment Banking
10 20 (2.31%) Automotive
10 20 (2.31%) Front Office
11 14 (1.62%) Music Industry
12 12 (1.39%) Legal
13 10 (1.16%) Multimedia
14 9 (1.04%) Billing
15 8 (0.93%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.81%) Telecoms
17 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 698 (80.79%) Developer
2 199 (23.03%) Senior Developer
3 169 (19.56%) .NET Developer
4 127 (14.70%) Java Developer
5 100 (11.57%) C# Developer
6 89 (10.30%) Software Developer
7 67 (7.75%) Software Engineer
8 60 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 42 (4.86%) Web Developer
10 41 (4.75%) PHP Developer
11 39 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (3.36%) .NET Software Developer
13 27 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (3.01%) Senior C# Developer
14 26 (3.01%) Lead Developer
15 25 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
16 24 (2.78%) Agile .NET Developer
16 24 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
17 23 (2.66%) QA Engineer
18 20 (2.31%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (45.02%) .NET
2 344 (39.81%) HTML
3 308 (35.65%) CSS
4 258 (29.86%) ASP.NET
5 221 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 220 (25.46%) jQuery
7 180 (20.83%) XML
8 172 (19.91%) Web Services
9 162 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 149 (17.25%) HTML5
11 113 (13.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 108 (12.50%) NHibernate
13 105 (12.15%) CSS3
14 100 (11.57%) AngularJS
15 94 (10.88%) WCF
15 94 (10.88%) Spring
16 92 (10.65%) J2EE
17 87 (10.07%) StructureMap
18 84 (9.72%) JSON
19 83 (9.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.15%) Computer Science
2 85 (9.84%) Open Source
3 47 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 28 (3.24%) N-Tier
6 21 (2.43%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.20%) EFT
8 17 (1.97%) Augmented Reality
8 17 (1.97%) Blog
9 15 (1.74%) Social Media
9 15 (1.74%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.74%) Clustering
10 14 (1.62%) Blackberry
10 14 (1.62%) iPad
11 13 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
12 12 (1.39%) iPhone
13 11 (1.27%) NHS
13 11 (1.27%) Firmware
14 10 (1.16%) Streaming Media
14 10 (1.16%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 135 (15.63%) Windows
2 131 (15.16%) Linux
3 59 (6.83%) UNIX
4 41 (4.75%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.66%) Android
6 22 (2.55%) Debian
7 13 (1.50%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.58%) CentOS
10 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.35%) Fedora
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (47.45%) TDD
2 333 (38.54%) OO
3 329 (38.08%) MVC
4 317 (36.69%) Agile Software Development
5 235 (27.20%) Continuous Integration
6 198 (22.92%) BDD
7 192 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 185 (21.41%) Scrum
9 160 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 158 (18.29%) Pair Programming
11 132 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 128 (14.81%) OOD
13 125 (14.47%) E-Commerce
14 102 (11.81%) OOP
15 86 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
16 70 (8.10%) SOA
17 67 (7.75%) Web Development
18 64 (7.41%) Migration
19 62 (7.18%) ERP
20 54 (6.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 422 (48.84%) C#
2 405 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 303 (35.07%) SQL
4 276 (31.94%) Java
5 119 (13.77%) Ruby
6 106 (12.27%) VB.NET
7 101 (11.69%) T-SQL
8 90 (10.42%) PHP
9 87 (10.07%) C++
10 68 (7.87%) Python
11 53 (6.13%) Perl
12 42 (4.86%) Objective-C
13 29 (3.36%) Bash Shell
14 26 (3.01%) PHP5
15 25 (2.89%) VB
16 21 (2.43%) Scala
17 20 (2.31%) C
18 18 (2.08%) PowerShell
19 13 (1.50%) XAML
20 12 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 117 (13.54%) Degree
2 21 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.50%) Postgraduate
4 5 (0.58%) PhD
5 4 (0.46%) MCSE
5 4 (0.46%) MCSA
5 4 (0.46%) MCTS
5 4 (0.46%) MCITP
5 4 (0.46%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.23%) ISEB
7 2 (0.23%) MCP
7 2 (0.23%) MCSD
7 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.91%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (0.46%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.27%) HDFS
3 9 (1.04%) KVM
4 3 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.74%) Puppet
3 12 (1.39%) YUM
4 3 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 196 (22.69%) Microsoft
2 82 (9.49%) Oracle
3 62 (7.18%) Endeca
3 62 (7.18%) RedPrairie
4 42 (4.86%) Zend
5 33 (3.82%) Google
6 25 (2.89%) HP
7 19 (2.20%) Twitter
8 18 (2.08%) Facebook
9 17 (1.97%) JBoss
10 16 (1.85%) VMware
11 14 (1.62%) Sony
11 14 (1.62%) Toshiba
12 13 (1.50%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.27%) Apple
14 9 (1.04%) Hitachi
14 9 (1.04%) NetApp
14 9 (1.04%) Sun
15 8 (0.93%) ServiceNow
16 6 (0.69%) Perforce
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