The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 219 195
Rank change year-on-year +21 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Refactoring 8 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.44% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 17
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £42,000
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4201 5425 4244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.98% 88.25% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3407 4373 3545
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Refactoring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Refactoring in the West Midlands

Refactoring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Refactoring in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Refactoring in the West Midlands

Refactoring
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham -1 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Refactoring
England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 16 (61.54%) OO
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 16 (61.54%) jQuery
2 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
2 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
2 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
3 13 (50.00%) Degree
4 11 (42.31%) Java
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) PHP
6 9 (34.62%) MySQL
6 9 (34.62%) Apache
7 8 (30.77%) ATM
7 8 (30.77%) LAMP
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) OOP
7 8 (30.77%) SOAP
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
7 8 (30.77%) Ajax
7 8 (30.77%) Marketing
7 8 (30.77%) lighttpd
7 8 (30.77%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) High Availability

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) lighttpd
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) Subversion
2 7 (26.92%) TeamCity
3 6 (23.08%) Clang
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 6 (23.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) PHP Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Angular Developer
3 8 (30.77%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (30.77%) HTML Developer
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (30.77%) MySQL Developer
3 8 (30.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Algorithm Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Development Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
1 16 (61.54%) jQuery
2 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 8 (30.77%) Ajax
3 8 (30.77%) LAMP
3 8 (30.77%) React
3 8 (30.77%) RESTful
3 8 (30.77%) SOAP
3 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (26.92%) WCF
4 7 (26.92%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) Doctrine
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 6 (23.08%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) OO
2 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (30.77%) High Availability
4 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 8 (30.77%) OOP
4 8 (30.77%) Open Source
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) SOA
5 7 (26.92%) SOLID
6 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (23.08%) Physics
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) PHP
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) C#
5 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
5 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
6 6 (23.08%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Zend
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