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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Refactoring
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 145 157
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 7 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.65% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.72% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Median salary - £30,000 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -45.20%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2656 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.27% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1716 1680
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
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 26 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
Glasgow +15 7 - -
Refactoring
UK

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) DB2
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) Unix
4 6 (46.15%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 4 (30.77%) Trac
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
6 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 4 (30.77%) WPF

Refactoring
Top Related 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
2 6 (46.15%) DB2
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Trac
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) Hudson
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 1 (7.69%) MSI
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Web Applications Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Application Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Web Applications Developer
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) Protocol Buffers
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Collateral Management
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (15.38%) EMIR
1 2 (15.38%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Perforce
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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