The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 176 198 179
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 21 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.080% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.10% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 14
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £31,700 £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Refactoring
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 9 £42,500 -
Coventry +12 4 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Herefordshire - 4 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £37,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (66.67%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) Automotive
5 11 (36.67%) QA
5 11 (36.67%) Product Management
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (36.67%) GitHub
5 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) .NET
9 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 7 (23.33%) PHP
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) OO
9 7 (23.33%) jQuery
9 7 (23.33%) OO PHP
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) TDD
11 4 (13.33%) Subversion
11 4 (13.33%) WCF
11 4 (13.33%) Symfony
11 4 (13.33%) LINQ
11 4 (13.33%) Migration
11 4 (13.33%) OOD
11 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 4 (13.33%) CSS

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) Moodle
2 3 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 3 (10.00%) WordPress
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
4 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) PHPUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 2 (6.67%) Moq
4 1 (3.33%) dotTrace
General
1 11 (36.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Moodle Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
2 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) WCF
5 4 (13.33%) Symfony
5 4 (13.33%) LINQ
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (13.33%) Reactive Extensions
5 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (6.67%) Spring
7 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Product Management
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (23.33%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) OO PHP
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) OOD
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (13.33%) CQRS
7 3 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Content Management
7 3 (10.00%) SEO
8 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PHP5
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
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