The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 171 192 209
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 73 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.81% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.22% 2.38% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 56 45
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Inversion of Control
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2270 2397 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.47% 34.14% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1802 1869 2020
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Inversion of Control Salary Trend in the North West

Inversion of Control
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Inversion of Control Salary Histogram in the North West

Inversion of Control
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +5 34 £31,250 -10.71% 3
Manchester +24 27 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +19 10 £40,000 -
Lancashire -15 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Inversion of Control
England

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 125 (100.00%) .NET
2 124 (99.20%) C#
3 112 (89.60%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (88.00%) Scrum
5 107 (85.60%) TDD
6 104 (83.20%) MVC
6 104 (83.20%) ASP.NET
6 104 (83.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 104 (83.20%) Dependency Injection
7 89 (71.20%) WCF
8 88 (70.40%) Continuous Integration
9 87 (69.60%) Kanban
10 84 (67.20%) Castle Windsor
11 83 (66.40%) Ninject
11 83 (66.40%) NUnit
11 83 (66.40%) SQL Server
12 82 (65.60%) MSTest
12 82 (65.60%) Spring.NET
12 82 (65.60%) Rhino Mocks
12 82 (65.60%) Moq
12 82 (65.60%) Unity DI Container
13 71 (56.80%) Web Application Development
14 62 (49.60%) .NET Framework
15 51 (40.80%) WPF
15 51 (40.80%) MVVM
15 51 (40.80%) Windows
16 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
17 42 (33.60%) WinForms
18 32 (25.60%) HTML
19 31 (24.80%) Computer Science

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.80%) IIS
1 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.80%) CMS
1 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.00%) Internet
2 10 (8.00%) Broadband
3 9 (7.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (66.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.00%) OLTP
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (66.40%) NUnit
2 82 (65.60%) MSTest
2 82 (65.60%) Rhino Mocks
2 82 (65.60%) Moq
3 23 (18.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.20%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 121 (96.80%) Developer
2 100 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 31 (24.80%) Graduate
3 31 (24.80%) Junior Developer
3 31 (24.80%) Junior .NET Developer
3 31 (24.80%) Graduate Developer
3 31 (24.80%) Junior
3 31 (24.80%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (3.20%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (3.20%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.40%) .NET Architect
8 3 (2.40%) Applications Architect
8 3 (2.40%) Architect
8 3 (2.40%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (100.00%) .NET
2 104 (83.20%) ASP.NET
2 104 (83.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 89 (71.20%) WCF
4 84 (67.20%) Castle Windsor
5 83 (66.40%) Ninject
6 82 (65.60%) Spring.NET
6 82 (65.60%) Unity DI Container
7 62 (49.60%) .NET Framework
8 51 (40.80%) WPF
9 42 (33.60%) WinForms
10 32 (25.60%) HTML
11 23 (18.40%) CSS
12 21 (16.80%) jQuery
13 18 (14.40%) XML
14 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (9.60%) XSLT
16 11 (8.80%) SOAP
16 11 (8.80%) Entity Framework
16 11 (8.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.80%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.60%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.80%) Social Network
4 9 (7.20%) N-Tier
5 8 (6.40%) NHS
6 4 (3.20%) Informatics
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (40.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (89.60%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (88.00%) Scrum
3 107 (85.60%) TDD
4 104 (83.20%) MVC
4 104 (83.20%) Dependency Injection
5 88 (70.40%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (69.60%) Kanban
7 71 (56.80%) Web Application Development
8 51 (40.80%) MVVM
9 16 (12.80%) Unit Testing
10 13 (10.40%) SOA
11 9 (7.20%) UML
11 9 (7.20%) Automated Testing
11 9 (7.20%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (7.20%) CQRS
12 8 (6.40%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (6.40%) Separation of Concerns
12 8 (6.40%) Release Management
12 8 (6.40%) Migration
12 8 (6.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 124 (99.20%) C#
2 26 (20.80%) VB.NET
3 25 (20.00%) VB
4 24 (19.20%) JavaScript
5 23 (18.40%) SQL
6 9 (7.20%) C
6 9 (7.20%) C++
7 5 (4.00%) Java
7 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.60%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.80%) Facebook
2 11 (8.80%) Twitter
3 1 (0.80%) IBM
3 1 (0.80%) Unisys
3 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
Crewe, Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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