Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Refactoring
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 131 144
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -11.11% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,625 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £39,875 £40,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +13.92%

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 2,447 2,296 2,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.29% 92.62% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,534 1,431 1,448
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,830 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.84% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 July 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Trac
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL