The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 216 195 201
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 9 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £43,400 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Refactoring
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Refactoring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Refactoring Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Refactoring
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Coventry -12 3 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire -22 1 £48,000 +12.94% 2
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Java
3 18 (54.55%) Java EE
4 16 (48.48%) TDD
4 16 (48.48%) Maven
5 15 (45.45%) Ruby
6 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 12 (36.36%) .NET
7 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 12 (36.36%) Linux
7 12 (36.36%) REST
8 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (33.33%) CSS
8 11 (33.33%) UNIX
8 11 (33.33%) Scrum
8 11 (33.33%) MVC
9 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
9 10 (30.30%) Nagios
9 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
9 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
9 10 (30.30%) Python
9 10 (30.30%) JMS
9 10 (30.30%) SOA
9 10 (30.30%) Perl
9 10 (30.30%) JUnit
9 10 (30.30%) EJB
9 10 (30.30%) J2EE
9 10 (30.30%) HTML

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
1 10 (30.30%) GlassFish
2 5 (15.15%) Node.js
3 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.03%) Moodle
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) GitHub
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Maven
2 10 (30.30%) JUnit
3 8 (24.24%) Subversion
4 6 (18.18%) Ant
4 6 (18.18%) Gradle
5 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.03%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) Java EE
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) REST
3 11 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (30.30%) J2EE
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) EJB
4 10 (30.30%) JMS
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) Spring
6 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
6 8 (24.24%) Apache Camel
6 8 (24.24%) Spring Boot
7 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (18.18%) Play Framework
8 6 (18.18%) JPA
8 6 (18.18%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (33.33%) MVC
3 11 (33.33%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Kanban
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (30.30%) SOA
5 8 (24.24%) API Design
5 8 (24.24%) Release Management
6 6 (18.18%) Build Automation
6 6 (18.18%) User Stories
6 6 (18.18%) SDLC
6 6 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) OOP
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Ruby
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Python
4 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
4 10 (30.30%) Perl
5 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) C#
7 3 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Nagios
1 10 (30.30%) OpenNMS
1 10 (30.30%) Puppet
1 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
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Posted: 3 days ago
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