The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Refactoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Refactoring
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 52 46 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.25% 1.53% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.75% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -10.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Refactoring is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 360 342 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 89.33% 87.47% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 269 269 285
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Refactoring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Refactoring in Liverpool

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Refactoring in Liverpool

Refactoring
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree