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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 501 502 493
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 451 454 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 333 389 387
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
90475 88205 90651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.32% 81.88% 79.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74561 70659 77237
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -6 436 £47,500 - 30
London -24 219 £55,000 - 15
South East +26 93 £42,000 -6.66% 4
Hampshire +6 41 £45,000 - 3
City of London +10 39 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Portsmouth +3 30 £38,500 - 1
South West -9 30 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Yorkshire +12 29 £36,250 -3.33% 4
Bristol -9 22 £37,750 +0.66% 2
East Midlands +44 21 £38,500 -12.00% 1
West Midlands -1 20 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East of England -44 16 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Northamptonshire - 16 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire +9 15 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +9 15 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +5 15 £40,000 -23.80%
Sheffield -3 14 £30,000 +9.09% 3
South Yorkshire -5 14 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Oxfordshire +4 13 £42,000 -32.80% 1
Wallingford - 10 £42,000 - 1
Coventry -3 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Camberley - 9 £40,000 -
Kettering - 9 £37,500 -
Southampton +8 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Scotland +4 8 £40,000 -2.43%
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Milton Keynes -4 8 £45,000 +5.88%
East Sussex -13 8 £37,500 +17.18%
Brighton -16 8 £37,500 +17.18%
North West -25 8 £37,500 -11.76% 2

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 622 (71.09%) Agile Software Development
2 480 (54.86%) JavaScript
3 462 (52.80%) TDD
4 456 (52.11%) .NET
5 423 (48.34%) C#
6 401 (45.83%) SQL Server
7 380 (43.43%) HTML
8 356 (40.69%) CSS
9 351 (40.11%) OO
9 351 (40.11%) MVC
10 299 (34.17%) Scrum
11 297 (33.94%) ASP.NET
12 287 (32.80%) SQL
13 262 (29.94%) jQuery
14 260 (29.71%) BDD
15 255 (29.14%) Continuous Integration
16 252 (28.80%) Microsoft
17 247 (28.23%) Git (software)
18 229 (26.17%) Java
19 216 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
20 211 (24.11%) MS Excel
21 209 (23.89%) Software Engineering
22 202 (23.09%) NUnit
23 199 (22.74%) Pair Programming
24 194 (22.17%) Ruby
25 190 (21.71%) Unit Testing
26 187 (21.37%) .NET Framework
27 179 (20.46%) IIS
28 171 (19.54%) E-Commerce
29 165 (18.86%) Cucumber

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 179 (20.46%) IIS
2 108 (12.34%) Confluence
3 73 (8.34%) Node.js
4 60 (6.86%) Apache Solr
5 46 (5.26%) nginx
6 36 (4.11%) Apache
7 31 (3.54%) SharePoint
8 26 (2.97%) JBoss
9 19 (2.17%) GlassFish
10 17 (1.94%) CMS
10 17 (1.94%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.71%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (1.37%) WordPress
14 6 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.57%) Drupal
16 4 (0.46%) Moodle
Applications
1 211 (24.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.94%) MS Office
4 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 22 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.69%) Agresso
3 4 (0.46%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.34%) Tridion
5 1 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.54%) GitHub
2 39 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.09%) PaaS
4 15 (1.71%) SaaS
5 13 (1.49%) IaaS
6 12 (1.37%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.23%) Force.com
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Route 53
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
9 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.97%) Internet
2 29 (3.31%) HTTP
3 16 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.03%) DLNA
5 8 (0.91%) NAS
5 8 (0.91%) SAN
5 8 (0.91%) Firewall
6 5 (0.57%) ATM
7 4 (0.46%) IPv4
7 4 (0.46%) IPv6
7 4 (0.46%) VPN
8 3 (0.34%) Intranet
8 3 (0.34%) Extranet
9 2 (0.23%) DVB
9 2 (0.23%) NFC
9 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.23%) SSL
10 1 (0.11%) GPRS
10 1 (0.11%) GSM
10 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 101 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 92 (10.51%) RavenDB
4 76 (8.69%) MySQL
4 76 (8.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (8.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 63 (7.20%) MongoDB
8 56 (6.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 51 (5.83%) RDBMS
10 48 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (5.37%) Big Data
12 35 (4.00%) NoSQL
13 29 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (1.71%) Star Schema
17 13 (1.49%) MS Access
18 11 (1.26%) OLAP
19 9 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 247 (28.23%) Git (software)
2 202 (23.09%) NUnit
3 165 (18.86%) Cucumber
4 149 (17.03%) TeamCity
5 145 (16.57%) JIRA
6 143 (16.34%) Rhino Mocks
7 114 (13.03%) ReSharper
8 102 (11.66%) WATIR
9 97 (11.09%) Moq
10 94 (10.74%) Subversion
11 92 (10.51%) NCrunch
12 90 (10.29%) Selenium
13 75 (8.57%) PhantomJS
14 71 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 56 (6.40%) Visual Studio
16 53 (6.06%) Jasmine
17 48 (5.49%) JUnit
18 41 (4.69%) Eclipse
19 38 (4.34%) Grunt
20 37 (4.23%) Jenkins
General
1 126 (14.40%) Finance
2 110 (12.57%) Retail
3 80 (9.14%) Back Office
4 54 (6.17%) Publishing
5 30 (3.43%) Games
6 27 (3.09%) Marketing
7 19 (2.17%) Banking
8 18 (2.06%) Automotive
9 15 (1.71%) Front Office
10 12 (1.37%) Advertising
10 12 (1.37%) Music Industry
11 8 (0.91%) Billing
12 7 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.69%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Electronics
15 4 (0.46%) International Banking
16 3 (0.34%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.23%) Legal
17 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 659 (75.31%) Developer
2 201 (22.97%) Senior Developer
3 139 (15.89%) .NET Developer
4 109 (12.46%) Software Developer
5 92 (10.51%) Java Developer
6 83 (9.49%) C# Developer
7 76 (8.69%) Software Engineer
8 47 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 42 (4.80%) .NET Software Developer
9 42 (4.80%) Web Developer
10 41 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
11 39 (4.46%) Senior C# Developer
12 38 (4.34%) DBA
12 38 (4.34%) Lead Developer
13 37 (4.23%) PHP Developer
14 35 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
15 30 (3.43%) Senior Software Developer
16 28 (3.20%) Junior
16 28 (3.20%) Junior Developer
17 27 (3.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (52.11%) .NET
2 380 (43.43%) HTML
3 356 (40.69%) CSS
4 297 (33.94%) ASP.NET
5 262 (29.94%) jQuery
6 216 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 187 (21.37%) .NET Framework
8 164 (18.74%) XML
9 156 (17.83%) Web Services
10 153 (17.49%) NHibernate
11 144 (16.46%) StructureMap
12 116 (13.26%) AngularJS
13 114 (13.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 103 (11.77%) REST
14 103 (11.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 101 (11.54%) HTML5
16 92 (10.51%) Spring.NET
16 92 (10.51%) Dapper ORM
16 92 (10.51%) MSMQ
17 88 (10.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 154 (17.60%) Open Source
2 104 (11.89%) Computer Science
3 44 (5.03%) Blog
3 44 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 40 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (3.77%) User Experience
7 28 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 27 (3.09%) Hedge funds
9 24 (2.74%) Blackberry
10 23 (2.63%) Mathematics
11 21 (2.40%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.37%) Digital Media
13 11 (1.26%) BBC
13 11 (1.26%) NHS
13 11 (1.26%) Physics
13 11 (1.26%) Social Network
14 10 (1.14%) Clustering
14 10 (1.14%) Mobile App
14 10 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 132 (15.09%) Windows
2 97 (11.09%) Linux
3 45 (5.14%) Debian
4 28 (3.20%) Android
5 24 (2.74%) UNIX
5 24 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.57%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) AIX
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (71.09%) Agile Software Development
2 462 (52.80%) TDD
3 351 (40.11%) OO
3 351 (40.11%) MVC
4 299 (34.17%) Scrum
5 260 (29.71%) BDD
6 255 (29.14%) Continuous Integration
7 209 (23.89%) Software Engineering
8 199 (22.74%) Pair Programming
9 190 (21.71%) Unit Testing
10 171 (19.54%) E-Commerce
11 160 (18.29%) OOD
12 155 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 136 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
14 90 (10.29%) Mentoring
15 86 (9.83%) SOA
16 83 (9.49%) OOP
17 79 (9.03%) ERP
18 77 (8.80%) Kanban
19 62 (7.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 480 (54.86%) JavaScript
2 423 (48.34%) C#
3 287 (32.80%) SQL
4 229 (26.17%) Java
5 194 (22.17%) Ruby
6 110 (12.57%) VB.NET
7 97 (11.09%) PHP
8 95 (10.86%) T-SQL
9 87 (9.94%) Python
10 74 (8.46%) C++
11 27 (3.09%) C
12 26 (2.97%) Perl
13 21 (2.40%) Jython
14 20 (2.29%) PHP5
15 17 (1.94%) Scala
16 15 (1.71%) PowerShell
16 15 (1.71%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.71%) Objective-C
17 12 (1.37%) R
18 11 (1.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (14.51%) Degree
2 45 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.49%) PhD
4 6 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.46%) MCSE
6 4 (0.46%) MCSA
6 4 (0.46%) MCTS
6 4 (0.46%) MCITP
7 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.34%) ISEB
8 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (9.49%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.57%) Firmware
3 4 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.46%) HDFS
4 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.80%) Puppet
3 5 (0.57%) Nagios
3 5 (0.57%) OpenNMS
3 5 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 252 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.66%) Endeca
3 92 (10.51%) RedPrairie
4 60 (6.86%) Oracle
5 24 (2.74%) Zend
6 18 (2.06%) HP
7 16 (1.83%) Google
8 12 (1.37%) Sony
8 12 (1.37%) Toshiba
9 10 (1.14%) VMware
10 9 (1.03%) Red Gate
11 8 (0.91%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.80%) IBM
12 7 (0.80%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.69%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.69%) Twitter
14 5 (0.57%) Tableau
14 5 (0.57%) Apple
15 4 (0.46%) Temenos
15 4 (0.46%) hybris
West London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huddle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Share Options + Benefits + Huddle Cuddle
Posted: 13 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huddle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Share Options + Benefits + Huddle Cuddle
Posted: 26 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago