The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 95 83 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.44% 0.30% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.38% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £27,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.32% -4.08%
Refactoring
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1106 795 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.20% 78.56% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 940 666 723
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Wales region.

Refactoring Salary Trend in Wales

Refactoring
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
North Wales - 4 - -
South Wales -25 2 £27,000 -
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UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Couchbase
3 6 (75.00%) Redis
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (62.50%) JPA
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) EasyMock
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) RESTful
4 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (62.50%) hybris
4 5 (62.50%) Mockito
4 5 (62.50%) iPad
4 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (62.50%) Dependency Management
4 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
4 5 (62.50%) Separation of Concerns
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) JDO
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
1 7 (87.50%) Couchbase
2 6 (75.00%) Redis
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) EasyMock
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Mockito
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
1 5 (62.50%) Ant
1 5 (62.50%) JUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) JPA
2 5 (62.50%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) JDO
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Kafka
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) iPad
1 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
1 5 (62.50%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (62.50%) Dependency Management
3 5 (62.50%) Separation of Concerns
3 5 (62.50%) AOP
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) ATDD
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) hybris
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle