The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 39 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 18 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.07% 1.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.25% 6.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
118 94 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.70% 19.62% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 109 73 148
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Inversion of Control
North West

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Lancashire region.

Inversion of Control Salary Trend in Lancashire

Inversion of Control
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 8 £42,500 +30.76%
Blackburn - 7 £31,500 -
Chorley - 3 £42,500 -
Inversion of Control
North West

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Inversion of Control also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Inversion of Control.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) MVC
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 34 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 31 (91.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 27 (79.41%) WinForms
4 27 (79.41%) CSS
4 27 (79.41%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
4 27 (79.41%) SQL
4 27 (79.41%) T-SQL
4 27 (79.41%) Razor View Engine
4 27 (79.41%) jQuery
4 27 (79.41%) Unit Testing
5 24 (70.59%) .NET Framework
5 24 (70.59%) SOA
5 24 (70.59%) Mercurial
5 24 (70.59%) HTML5
5 24 (70.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 24 (70.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Inversion of Control also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (70.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Mercurial
2 7 (20.59%) NUnit
2 7 (20.59%) MSTest
2 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (20.59%) Moq
3 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) Software Developer
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
4 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (91.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 27 (79.41%) WinForms
3 27 (79.41%) CSS
3 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 27 (79.41%) Razor View Engine
3 27 (79.41%) jQuery
4 24 (70.59%) .NET Framework
4 24 (70.59%) HTML5
4 24 (70.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 7 (20.59%) WCF
5 7 (20.59%) Spring.NET
5 7 (20.59%) Unity DI Container
5 7 (20.59%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (20.59%) Ninject
6 4 (11.76%) REST
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Tandem
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) MVC
1 34 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 27 (79.41%) Unit Testing
3 24 (70.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Kanban
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) MVVM
5 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 27 (79.41%) T-SQL
3 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Capita