The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Refactoring
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 170 192
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 21 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 0.35% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.39% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 0
Median salary £43,000 £30,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.83% -  
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3588 3066 3340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.65% 89.99% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3030 2536 2756
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Refactoring in Manchester

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Refactoring in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Refactoring in Manchester

Refactoring
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 3 £42,500 - 2
Sale - 2 £50,000 -
Stockport - 2 £52,500 -
Bolton - 1 £30,000 -
Refactoring
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Regression Testing
3 17 (45.95%) OO
3 17 (45.95%) TDD
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 14 (37.84%) BDD
5 13 (35.14%) ATDD
5 13 (35.14%) Cucumber
5 13 (35.14%) QA
5 13 (35.14%) Web Services
5 13 (35.14%) Java
6 12 (32.43%) Finance
6 12 (32.43%) Selenium
6 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (29.73%) Exploratory Testing
8 10 (27.03%) SDLC
9 9 (24.32%) OO PHP
9 9 (24.32%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
9 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (24.32%) SMTP
9 9 (24.32%) Internet
9 9 (24.32%) OOP
9 9 (24.32%) C#
9 9 (24.32%) PHP
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
9 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 8 (21.62%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (21.62%) Defect Management

Refactoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
1 9 (24.32%) Internet
1 9 (24.32%) SMTP
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Cucumber
2 12 (32.43%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Gradle
4 1 (2.70%) Grunt
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.70%) Log4Net
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Mockito
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
4 1 (2.70%) QUnit
4 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) PHP Developer
2 9 (24.32%) QA Automation Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) QA Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Automation Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Java Automation Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Java Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) QA Automation Tester
3 7 (18.92%) QA Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Selenium Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) QA Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) QA Automation Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Web Services
2 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Node.js
4 5 (13.51%) SignalR
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
5 4 (10.81%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) RESTful
7 2 (5.41%) Akka
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) LINQ
7 2 (5.41%) REST
7 2 (5.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) EMV
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Regression Testing
3 17 (45.95%) OO
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
3 17 (45.95%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) BDD
5 13 (35.14%) ATDD
6 11 (29.73%) Exploratory Testing
7 10 (27.03%) SDLC
8 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (24.32%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
8 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
8 9 (24.32%) OO PHP
8 9 (24.32%) OOP
9 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
9 8 (21.62%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (21.62%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
11 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) PHP
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.81%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby
5 4 (10.81%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) C
8 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
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