The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 505 440 497
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +57
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 451 542 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.51% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.31% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 428 512 425
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend

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

Inversion of Control Salary Trend in the UK

Inversion of Control
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Inversion of Control Salary Histogram in the UK

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -68 427 £45,000 +5.88% 55
London -80 136 £55,000 - 14
South East -45 103 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North West +12 60 £36,250 +3.57% 9
Cheshire +13 49 £35,000 - 5
Warrington +2 40 £35,000 -12.50% 3
South West -19 36 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Berkshire +10 31 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol +10 30 £52,500 +40.00% 2
East of England -42 28 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -13 27 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Kent +2 25 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Reading -4 21 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 17 £37,500 - 2
Cambridge -8 17 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire -22 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -23 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex -31 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Brighton -32 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surrey 0 13 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Worcestershire - 13 £50,000 - 1
Worcester - 13 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone +1 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canterbury - 11 £37,500 - 1
Manchester +4 10 £47,500 +72.72% 4
Leeds -22 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Tyne and Wear +1 9 £25,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 9 £25,000 - 2
City of London 0 9 £55,000 - 6
North East 0 9 £25,000 - 2

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 874 (90.48%) .NET
2 811 (83.95%) C#
3 809 (83.75%) Agile Software Development
4 804 (83.23%) TDD
5 713 (73.81%) Scrum
6 693 (71.74%) ASP.NET
7 687 (71.12%) MVC
8 631 (65.32%) Dependency Injection
9 619 (64.08%) SQL Server
10 615 (63.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 595 (61.59%) Unity DI Container
12 576 (59.63%) NUnit
13 574 (59.42%) WCF
14 565 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
15 554 (57.35%) Moq
16 549 (56.83%) Kanban
17 546 (56.52%) Castle Windsor
18 531 (54.97%) MSTest
19 523 (54.14%) Ninject
20 499 (51.66%) Rhino Mocks
21 497 (51.45%) Spring.NET
22 449 (46.48%) WPF
23 420 (43.48%) Windows
24 394 (40.79%) MVVM
25 393 (40.68%) WinForms
26 364 (37.68%) Web Application Development
27 290 (30.02%) Microsoft
28 259 (26.81%) JavaScript
28 259 (26.81%) Razor View Engine
29 255 (26.40%) HTML

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 42 (4.35%) Node.js
2 37 (3.83%) CMS
3 35 (3.62%) Umbraco
4 31 (3.21%) WebSphere
4 31 (3.21%) WebLogic
5 30 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 29 (3.00%) Sitefinity
6 29 (3.00%) Orchard CMS
6 29 (3.00%) NServiceBus
7 25 (2.59%) Apache ServiceMix
8 23 (2.38%) IIS
8 23 (2.38%) Tomcat
9 21 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (2.07%) Apache Solr
11 17 (1.76%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.76%) Jetty
12 13 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 13 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (1.24%) Magnolia
13 12 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (1.35%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.41%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.07%) SaaS
4 7 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (7.35%) Internet
2 27 (2.80%) HTTP
3 9 (0.93%) Broadband
4 5 (0.52%) LDAP
5 1 (0.10%) GSM
5 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 619 (64.08%) SQL Server
2 79 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 55 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 39 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 37 (3.83%) RDBMS
7 34 (3.52%) MySQL
8 31 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (3.11%) RavenDB
10 29 (3.00%) Neo4j
10 29 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (2.59%) Big Data
12 20 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.35%) QlikView
14 12 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.14%) OLAP
16 10 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
16 10 (1.04%) CouchDB
17 4 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 576 (59.63%) NUnit
2 554 (57.35%) Moq
3 531 (54.97%) MSTest
4 499 (51.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 126 (13.04%) Visual Studio
6 108 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 99 (10.25%) Git (software)
8 90 (9.32%) Subversion
9 55 (5.69%) Selenium
10 49 (5.07%) Jenkins
11 43 (4.45%) SpecFlow
12 41 (4.24%) MSBuild
13 39 (4.04%) JUnit
14 36 (3.73%) Ant
15 33 (3.42%) Maven
16 32 (3.31%) Eclipse
17 31 (3.21%) TeamCity
17 31 (3.21%) Eclipse RCP
18 19 (1.97%) Mocha
18 19 (1.97%) CruiseControl
General
1 253 (26.19%) Finance
2 129 (13.35%) Banking
3 93 (9.63%) Retail
4 36 (3.73%) French Language
5 33 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.86%) Advertising
8 17 (1.76%) Marketing
9 8 (0.83%) Electronics
9 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Games
12 3 (0.31%) Automotive
13 2 (0.21%) Publishing
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 837 (86.65%) Developer
2 658 (68.12%) .NET Developer
3 190 (19.67%) C# Developer
4 169 (17.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 97 (10.04%) Senior Developer
6 95 (9.83%) Graduate
7 94 (9.73%) Graduate Developer
7 94 (9.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 79 (8.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 75 (7.76%) Junior .NET Developer
9 75 (7.76%) Junior
9 75 (7.76%) Junior Developer
10 68 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 59 (6.11%) Software Engineer
12 54 (5.59%) Senior C# Developer
13 53 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
14 45 (4.66%) Web Developer
15 36 (3.73%) Programmer
16 32 (3.31%) Java Developer
17 31 (3.21%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 874 (90.48%) .NET
2 693 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 615 (63.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 595 (61.59%) Unity DI Container
5 574 (59.42%) WCF
6 546 (56.52%) Castle Windsor
7 523 (54.14%) Ninject
8 497 (51.45%) Spring.NET
9 449 (46.48%) WPF
10 393 (40.68%) WinForms
11 259 (26.81%) Razor View Engine
12 255 (26.40%) HTML
13 252 (26.09%) .NET Framework
14 249 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 236 (24.43%) CSS
16 231 (23.91%) jQuery
17 132 (13.66%) HTML5
18 118 (12.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 111 (11.49%) XML
20 106 (10.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 141 (14.60%) Computer Science
2 125 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
3 81 (8.39%) Tandem
4 76 (7.87%) Social Network
5 62 (6.42%) Client/Server
6 51 (5.28%) Blog
7 49 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (4.76%) N-Tier
9 31 (3.21%) SWIFT
10 29 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 22 (2.28%) Open Source
12 20 (2.07%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.35%) User Experience
14 11 (1.14%) Xbox
15 8 (0.83%) DTV
15 8 (0.83%) Online Banking
16 6 (0.62%) Fixed Income
17 5 (0.52%) Hedge funds
17 5 (0.52%) FMCG
17 5 (0.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 420 (43.48%) Windows
2 42 (4.35%) Android
3 39 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 26 (2.69%) UNIX
5 22 (2.28%) Linux
6 12 (1.24%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 809 (83.75%) Agile Software Development
2 804 (83.23%) TDD
3 713 (73.81%) Scrum
4 687 (71.12%) MVC
5 631 (65.32%) Dependency Injection
6 565 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
7 549 (56.83%) Kanban
8 394 (40.79%) MVVM
9 364 (37.68%) Web Application Development
10 240 (24.84%) OO
11 166 (17.18%) Unit Testing
12 132 (13.66%) Software Engineering
13 110 (11.39%) BDD
14 104 (10.77%) E-Commerce
15 83 (8.59%) OOP
16 77 (7.97%) Web Development
17 64 (6.63%) OOD
18 63 (6.52%) SOA
19 58 (6.00%) Mentoring
20 55 (5.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 811 (83.95%) C#
2 259 (26.81%) JavaScript
3 235 (24.33%) SQL
4 101 (10.46%) VB.NET
5 89 (9.21%) VB
6 82 (8.49%) T-SQL
7 81 (8.39%) Java
8 35 (3.62%) PowerShell
9 23 (2.38%) Ruby
10 19 (1.97%) F#
11 17 (1.76%) XPath
12 14 (1.45%) C
13 13 (1.35%) VBA
13 13 (1.35%) XQuery
13 13 (1.35%) MATLAB
14 9 (0.93%) ECMAScript
15 8 (0.83%) Python
15 8 (0.83%) C++
16 5 (0.52%) PHP
16 5 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 120 (12.42%) MCAD
2 120 (12.42%) MCSD
3 118 (12.22%) MCP
4 116 (12.01%) Degree
5 111 (11.49%) MCTS
6 1 (0.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.62%) QA
2 8 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.31%) StatsD
Vendors
1 290 (30.02%) Microsoft
2 88 (9.11%) Twitter
3 72 (7.45%) Facebook
4 67 (6.94%) Oracle
5 60 (6.21%) Sitecore
6 35 (3.62%) JBoss
7 34 (3.52%) EPiServer
8 32 (3.31%) IBM
9 31 (3.21%) VMware
9 31 (3.21%) Google
10 13 (1.35%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.83%) SAP
12 4 (0.41%) Endeca
13 3 (0.31%) Sybase
14 2 (0.21%) Telerik
15 1 (0.10%) Red Gate
15 1 (0.10%) Splunk
15 1 (0.10%) Reuters
15 1 (0.10%) Bloomberg
15 1 (0.10%) Ab Initio
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum Up to 42k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and h
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago