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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 179 - 185
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1334 1316 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.10% 32.97% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 1006 1131
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 £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 22 (78.57%) TDD
4 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (71.43%) Scrum
5 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
5 19 (67.86%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (64.29%) MVVM
6 18 (64.29%) Windows
6 18 (64.29%) WPF
7 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
8 15 (53.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
10 10 (35.71%) Broadband
10 10 (35.71%) Kanban
10 10 (35.71%) Spring.NET
10 10 (35.71%) NUnit
10 10 (35.71%) WinForms
10 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
10 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (35.71%) Moq
10 10 (35.71%) MSTest
10 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (35.71%) Ninject
10 10 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
11 9 (32.14%) MVC
11 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
11 9 (32.14%) CSS

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Broadband
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (35.71%) NUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (35.71%) Moq
2 10 (35.71%) MSTest
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) WPF
3 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
4 10 (35.71%) Spring.NET
4 10 (35.71%) WinForms
4 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (35.71%) Ninject
4 10 (35.71%) Unity DI Container
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
5 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) COM
6 8 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 8 (28.57%) LINQ
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (21.43%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Informatics
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) TDD
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
3 19 (67.86%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (64.29%) MVVM
5 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (35.71%) Kanban
7 9 (32.14%) MVC
8 8 (28.57%) UML
9 6 (21.43%) Separation of Concerns
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) Release Management
9 6 (21.43%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 6 (21.43%) SOA
9 6 (21.43%) Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Planning Poker
11 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
11 3 (10.71%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) C++
2 8 (28.57%) C
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Unisys