Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Refactoring
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 254 249
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 50 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.64% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 18
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +72.73%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £27,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -12.63% +46.15%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,788 6,978 6,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.37% 91.65% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,636 5,978 5,167
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.00% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +3 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bolton +15 6 £43,500 +21.68%
Sale +6 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Salford - 1 £35,000 -
Wigan - 1 £43,500 - 1
Refactoring
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 49 (98.00%) TDD
2 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (78.00%) BDD
4 32 (64.00%) Scrum
5 28 (56.00%) MVC
5 28 (56.00%) Java
6 24 (48.00%) Software Engineering
7 22 (44.00%) Git (software)
8 21 (42.00%) Selenium
8 21 (42.00%) Cucumber
9 20 (40.00%) HTML
9 20 (40.00%) CSS
10 18 (36.00%) SQL
11 16 (32.00%) .NET
11 16 (32.00%) C#
11 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
11 16 (32.00%) Web Development
12 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
13 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
14 13 (26.00%) QA
14 13 (26.00%) Defect Management
14 13 (26.00%) Exploratory Testing
15 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
15 12 (24.00%) MySQL
15 12 (24.00%) Finance
16 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
16 11 (22.00%) Wiki
17 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (20.00%) ATDD

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 10 (20.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Slack
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) MySQL
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (12.00%) CouchDB
5 6 (12.00%) Neo4j
5 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (12.00%) Riak
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (42.00%) Cucumber
2 21 (42.00%) Selenium
3 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (18.00%) Subversion
4 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (16.00%) JIRA
5 8 (16.00%) JUnit
6 5 (10.00%) Bitbucket
6 5 (10.00%) IntelliJ
6 5 (10.00%) SonarQube
7 3 (6.00%) Gatling
7 3 (6.00%) JMeter
7 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.00%) The Grinder
7 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
7 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.00%) git-flow
8 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) QA Tester
4 9 (18.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Tester
5 7 (14.00%) PHP Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Automation Tester
6 6 (12.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (12.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) CSS
1 20 (40.00%) HTML
2 16 (32.00%) .NET
3 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (18.00%) WCF
6 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (14.00%) Laravel
6 7 (14.00%) Symfony
7 6 (12.00%) Apache Wicket
7 6 (12.00%) DOM
7 6 (12.00%) Node.js
7 6 (12.00%) REST
7 6 (12.00%) SAX
7 6 (12.00%) Servlets
7 6 (12.00%) SOAP
7 6 (12.00%) Spring
7 6 (12.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) XML
7 6 (12.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Wiki
2 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) TDD
2 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (78.00%) BDD
4 32 (64.00%) Scrum
5 28 (56.00%) MVC
6 24 (48.00%) Software Engineering
7 16 (32.00%) Web Development
8 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (26.00%) Defect Management
9 13 (26.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
10 10 (20.00%) ATDD
10 10 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (20.00%) Pair Programming
10 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 10 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
10 10 (20.00%) SDLC
11 9 (18.00%) Data Science
11 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) C#
4 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) PHP
5 7 (14.00%) Ruby
6 6 (12.00%) Groovy
6 6 (12.00%) Python
6 6 (12.00%) Scala
7 5 (10.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Elixir
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Capita
1 7 (14.00%) Zend
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Aquila