Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Refactoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Refactoring over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Refactoring
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 128 152
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 19 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.26% -15.82%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,025
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,650 £37,075
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £33,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% -25.00%

Refactoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,413 2,017 2,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.40% 92.48% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 1,352 1,636
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Refactoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Refactoring in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Refactoring in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Refactoring in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Refactoring in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (21.05%) FMCG
5 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
5 4 (21.05%) Logistics
5 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
5 4 (21.05%) Foglight
5 4 (21.05%) Automotive
5 4 (21.05%) Publishing
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 4 (21.05%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development

Refactoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Android Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Trainee
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Java EE
1 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
1 2 (10.53%) JSP
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
1 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) FMCG
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) SDLC
2 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (21.05%) Logistics
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) Android Development
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (21.05%) Foglight
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Dell