The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 175 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 7 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% - 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Inversion of Control
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1262 1341 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.17% 34.37% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1030 1226
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Inversion of Control Salary Trend in Manchester

Inversion of Control
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Inversion of Control Salary Histogram in Manchester

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) TDD
4 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (71.88%) Scrum
5 22 (68.75%) Dependency Injection
5 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
7 19 (59.38%) Windows
7 19 (59.38%) WPF
7 19 (59.38%) MVVM
8 18 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
10 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
10 12 (37.50%) CSS
10 12 (37.50%) HTML
10 12 (37.50%) MVC
10 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (31.25%) Kanban
12 10 (31.25%) Spring.NET
12 10 (31.25%) MSTest
12 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
12 10 (31.25%) WinForms
12 10 (31.25%) NUnit
12 10 (31.25%) Broadband
12 10 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (31.25%) Moq
12 10 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (31.25%) Ninject

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (28.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Broadband
2 4 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (31.25%) MSTest
2 10 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (31.25%) Moq
2 10 (31.25%) NUnit
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) WPF
3 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (31.25%) Ninject
5 10 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (31.25%) WinForms
5 10 (31.25%) Spring.NET
6 9 (28.13%) Silverlight
6 9 (28.13%) LINQ
6 9 (28.13%) COM
6 9 (28.13%) .NET Compact Framework
7 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (25.00%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) NHS
2 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.50%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) TDD
2 23 (71.88%) Scrum
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (59.38%) MVVM
5 12 (37.50%) MVC
6 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (31.25%) Kanban
8 9 (28.13%) UML
9 8 (25.00%) SOA
9 8 (25.00%) Project Management
9 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (25.00%) Migration
9 8 (25.00%) Release Management
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (25.00%) Separation of Concerns
10 5 (15.63%) Planning Poker
10 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
11 4 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) C
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Unisys
2 1 (3.13%) IBM