Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Refactoring
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 147 127
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +30
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 9 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.48% -0.70%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -13.88%

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 2,349 2,504 2,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.03% 93.05% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,427 1,494 1,381
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,625 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.69% - +3.53%

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Trac
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Deep Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
1 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft