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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 147 150 151
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 8 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 1.13% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1023 1325 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.58% 40.47% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 677 798 637
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
(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 - 6 £30,000 -
Glasgow -8 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Inversion of Control
UK

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (58.33%) Umbraco
3 7 (58.33%) CMS
3 7 (58.33%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Lucene
4 6 (50.00%) WordPress
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (16.67%) Parsley

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 7 (58.33%) Umbraco
3 6 (50.00%) WordPress
3 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Moq
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
3 6 (50.00%) Lucene
3 6 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 3 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (16.67%) Parsley
5 2 (16.67%) AutoMapper
5 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) Fluent NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (58.33%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) MVVM
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft