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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 189 160 192
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +32
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 22 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.52% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.64% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +77.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 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
Coventry -6 15 £40,000 +6.66%
Birmingham -4 4 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Solihull -4 1 - -
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) SaaS
3 19 (45.24%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
5 16 (38.10%) jQuery
5 16 (38.10%) Ruby
6 15 (35.71%) Java EE
6 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 15 (35.71%) REST
6 15 (35.71%) PHP
6 15 (35.71%) MySQL
6 15 (35.71%) OOP
6 15 (35.71%) OO
6 15 (35.71%) Maven
7 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 14 (33.33%) Scrum
7 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 14 (33.33%) Nagios
7 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 14 (33.33%) Python
7 14 (33.33%) EJB
7 14 (33.33%) UNIX
7 14 (33.33%) Linux
7 14 (33.33%) JMS
7 14 (33.33%) J2EE
7 14 (33.33%) JUnit
7 14 (33.33%) Perl

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 14 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 10 (23.81%) Moodle
3 5 (11.90%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) MySQL
2 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.52%) MS Access
4 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.52%) Star Schema
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Maven
1 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (33.33%) JUnit
3 10 (23.81%) Subversion
4 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) Gradle
General
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 9 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) HTML
1 16 (38.10%) jQuery
2 15 (35.71%) REST
2 15 (35.71%) Java EE
3 14 (33.33%) JMS
3 14 (33.33%) J2EE
3 14 (33.33%) EJB
4 11 (26.19%) .NET
5 10 (23.81%) Symfony
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (14.29%) HTML5
8 5 (11.90%) CSS3
8 5 (11.90%) Ajax
9 3 (7.14%) XML
9 3 (7.14%) XSD
9 3 (7.14%) XSL
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) UNIX
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (35.71%) OOP
3 15 (35.71%) OO
4 14 (33.33%) Scrum
4 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (33.33%) Kanban
4 14 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 11 (26.19%) MVC
6 10 (23.81%) OOD
7 9 (21.43%) OO PHP
8 5 (11.90%) People Management
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Web Development
8 5 (11.90%) TDD
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Java
3 16 (38.10%) Ruby
4 15 (35.71%) PHP
5 14 (33.33%) Perl
5 14 (33.33%) Python
5 14 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.29%) C#
8 5 (11.90%) PHP5
9 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
10 3 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Nagios
1 14 (33.33%) OpenNMS
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
1 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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