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

Refactoring
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 141 156
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 14 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.53% 0.84% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.91% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +20.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2423 2625 2820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.56% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1479 1774
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,668 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Refactoring
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Refactoring in Scotland

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Refactoring in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Refactoring in Scotland

Refactoring
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Glasgow +3 11 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Edinburgh -6 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Refactoring
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Unix
4 12 (57.14%) XML
4 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 9 (42.86%) DB2
5 9 (42.86%) OO
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) JSON
7 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 5 (23.81%) Gradle
9 5 (23.81%) Protocol Buffers
9 5 (23.81%) EMIR
9 5 (23.81%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (23.81%) Hudson
9 5 (23.81%) Microservices
9 5 (23.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 5 (23.81%) MiFID
9 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 5 (23.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (23.81%) Legal
9 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (23.81%) Perforce
9 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture

Refactoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 9 (42.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Ant
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Gradle
2 5 (23.81%) Hudson
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.76%) MSI
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Legal
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Senior Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Graduate
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) JSON
4 5 (23.81%) Protocol Buffers
4 5 (23.81%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) Java EE
5 3 (14.29%) JAX-RS
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) JSP
5 3 (14.29%) Qt
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) RESTful
5 3 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Swing
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Derivative
1 5 (23.81%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Unix
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 5 (23.81%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Microservices
4 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Collateral Management
5 4 (19.05%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
5 4 (19.05%) OOD
5 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Dodd-Frank
1 5 (23.81%) EMIR
1 5 (23.81%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Perforce
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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