The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 160 171 152
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 3 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.081% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.22% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Average salary £50,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Inversion of Control
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1214 1342 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.45% 36.17% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 773 894 782
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Inversion of Control Salary Trend in Scotland

Inversion of Control
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Inversion of Control Salary Histogram in Scotland

Inversion of Control
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Edinburgh +2 2 £60,000 +122.22%
Glasgow +15 1 £41,000 +17.14%
Inversion of Control
UK

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Line Management
4 6 (60.00%) WinForms
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) XSD
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) WPF
5 5 (50.00%) MVVM
6 4 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) SOA
8 2 (20.00%) Middleware

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) NSubstitute
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) XSD
3 6 (60.00%) WinForms
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (10.00%) XSLT
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (10.00%) RESTful
8 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Line Management
2 5 (50.00%) MVVM
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle