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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 494 445 456
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +11
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 496 555 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.28% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 472 510 511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
42709 43490 45082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.55% 39.29% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34378 34841 37722
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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
England -45 472 £45,000 - 53
London -22 178 £57,500 +4.54% 18
South East -7 115 £45,000 +12.50% 10
North West +19 65 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Kent +16 45 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Cheshire 0 38 £35,000 - 5
City of London -2 38 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Warrington +8 34 £35,000 - 4
East of England -25 32 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Brighton +14 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Sussex +11 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Manchester +10 26 £52,500 +31.25% 4
West Midlands +2 25 £47,500 - 4
Yorkshire -12 25 £37,500 +50.00% 1
West Yorkshire -7 21 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Surrey +1 18 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South West -45 18 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Maidstone +12 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canterbury - 13 £37,500 - 1
Leeds -1 12 £37,500 -6.25%
Cobham - 12 £45,000 - 1
Coventry - 12 £47,500 - 1
Stockport - 12 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire -9 11 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucester +14 10 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Bedford +10 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire -1 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire -4 10 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East Midlands +1 9 £37,500 +36.36%

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 880 (92.73%) .NET
2 816 (85.99%) C#
3 793 (83.56%) TDD
4 772 (81.35%) Agile Software Development
5 692 (72.92%) MVC
6 683 (71.97%) ASP.NET
6 683 (71.97%) Scrum
7 649 (68.39%) SQL Server
8 643 (67.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 632 (66.60%) Dependency Injection
10 575 (60.59%) Unity DI Container
11 574 (60.48%) NUnit
12 573 (60.38%) Continuous Integration
13 560 (59.01%) Castle Windsor
14 556 (58.59%) Moq
15 545 (57.43%) WCF
16 540 (56.90%) Kanban
17 520 (54.79%) MSTest
18 516 (54.37%) Ninject
19 508 (53.53%) Rhino Mocks
20 503 (53.00%) Spring.NET
21 424 (44.68%) WPF
22 391 (41.20%) Windows
23 382 (40.25%) Web Application Development
24 361 (38.04%) MVVM
25 348 (36.67%) WinForms
26 286 (30.14%) Microsoft
27 271 (28.56%) Finance
28 263 (27.71%) .NET Framework
29 242 (25.50%) OO

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 47 (4.95%) CMS
2 31 (3.27%) JBoss
3 29 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 26 (2.74%) IIS
4 26 (2.74%) Node.js
5 23 (2.42%) Umbraco
6 21 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 20 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 20 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 20 (2.11%) Apache ServiceMix
8 17 (1.79%) Jetty
9 14 (1.48%) Magnolia
10 13 (1.37%) Apache
11 12 (1.26%) Sitefinity
11 12 (1.26%) Orchard CMS
11 12 (1.26%) NServiceBus
12 11 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (1.16%) Liferay
13 10 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 39 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.26%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (0.95%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.42%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.00%) SaaS
3 11 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.48%) Internet
2 33 (3.48%) HTTP
3 13 (1.37%) Broadband
4 5 (0.53%) LDAP
5 2 (0.21%) SMTP
5 2 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) CTI
6 1 (0.11%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 649 (68.39%) SQL Server
2 76 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (6.22%) Relational Database
4 41 (4.32%) MySQL
5 34 (3.58%) RDBMS
6 29 (3.06%) NoSQL
7 28 (2.95%) MongoDB
8 26 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (1.37%) RavenDB
12 12 (1.26%) Neo4j
13 10 (1.05%) Redis
13 10 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
14 9 (0.95%) QlikView
14 9 (0.95%) Big Data
15 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.84%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.74%) CouchDB
16 7 (0.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 574 (60.48%) NUnit
2 556 (58.59%) Moq
3 520 (54.79%) MSTest
4 508 (53.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 108 (11.38%) Visual Studio
6 106 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 94 (9.91%) Git (software)
8 69 (7.27%) Subversion
9 58 (6.11%) MSBuild
10 48 (5.06%) SpecFlow
10 48 (5.06%) TeamCity
11 41 (4.32%) Selenium
12 36 (3.79%) Maven
13 34 (3.58%) Jenkins
14 27 (2.85%) JIRA
15 22 (2.32%) JUnit
16 21 (2.21%) Eclipse
16 21 (2.21%) FitNesse
17 20 (2.11%) Ant
17 20 (2.11%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 271 (28.56%) Finance
2 117 (12.33%) Banking
3 85 (8.96%) Retail
4 40 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.48%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.63%) French Language
7 11 (1.16%) Advertising
7 11 (1.16%) Back Office
8 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.53%) Marketing
9 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.42%) Electronics
9 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.42%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.32%) Automotive
10 3 (0.32%) Games
11 2 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 847 (89.25%) Developer
2 667 (70.28%) .NET Developer
3 161 (16.97%) C# Developer
4 139 (14.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (10.01%) Senior Developer
6 81 (8.54%) Graduate
7 80 (8.43%) Graduate Developer
7 80 (8.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 74 (7.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 71 (7.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 65 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 57 (6.01%) Junior Developer
11 57 (6.01%) Junior
12 55 (5.80%) Junior .NET Developer
13 39 (4.11%) Senior C# Developer
14 35 (3.69%) Software Engineer
14 35 (3.69%) Architect
15 31 (3.27%) Java Developer
16 29 (3.06%) Web Developer
17 21 (2.21%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 880 (92.73%) .NET
2 683 (71.97%) ASP.NET
3 643 (67.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 575 (60.59%) Unity DI Container
5 560 (59.01%) Castle Windsor
6 545 (57.43%) WCF
7 516 (54.37%) Ninject
8 503 (53.00%) Spring.NET
9 424 (44.68%) WPF
10 348 (36.67%) WinForms
11 263 (27.71%) .NET Framework
12 212 (22.34%) HTML
13 204 (21.50%) CSS
14 182 (19.18%) jQuery
15 136 (14.33%) Razor View Engine
16 132 (13.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 95 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 94 (9.91%) HTML5
19 87 (9.17%) XML
20 84 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 142 (14.96%) Enterprise Software
2 116 (12.22%) Computer Science
3 99 (10.43%) Social Network
4 87 (9.17%) Tandem
5 48 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (4.95%) Client/Server
6 47 (4.95%) N-Tier
7 37 (3.90%) Blog
8 29 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (2.11%) SWIFT
10 19 (2.00%) Open Source
11 16 (1.69%) Fixed Income
12 14 (1.48%) Hedge funds
13 13 (1.37%) User Experience
14 11 (1.16%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.84%) Xbox
15 8 (0.84%) Online Banking
16 5 (0.53%) FMCG
16 5 (0.53%) iPhone
16 5 (0.53%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 391 (41.20%) Windows
2 36 (3.79%) Linux
3 30 (3.16%) UNIX
4 15 (1.58%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.58%) Android
5 13 (1.37%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (83.56%) TDD
2 772 (81.35%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (72.92%) MVC
4 683 (71.97%) Scrum
5 632 (66.60%) Dependency Injection
6 573 (60.38%) Continuous Integration
7 540 (56.90%) Kanban
8 382 (40.25%) Web Application Development
9 361 (38.04%) MVVM
10 242 (25.50%) OO
11 166 (17.49%) Unit Testing
12 134 (14.12%) BDD
13 95 (10.01%) E-Commerce
14 87 (9.17%) SOA
15 85 (8.96%) Software Engineering
16 71 (7.48%) OOP
17 63 (6.64%) OOD
17 63 (6.64%) Mentoring
18 48 (5.06%) Domain-Driven Design
18 48 (5.06%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 816 (85.99%) C#
2 241 (25.40%) SQL
3 219 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 87 (9.17%) T-SQL
5 81 (8.54%) VB.NET
6 72 (7.59%) VB
7 70 (7.38%) Java
8 48 (5.06%) PowerShell
9 21 (2.21%) XPath
10 19 (2.00%) C++
11 14 (1.48%) Ruby
12 11 (1.16%) PHP
13 10 (1.05%) VBA
13 10 (1.05%) ECMAScript
14 9 (0.95%) MATLAB
15 7 (0.74%) XQuery
15 7 (0.74%) F#
16 5 (0.53%) XAML
16 5 (0.53%) AspectJ
16 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (11.06%) Degree
2 60 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (4.95%) MCP
4 42 (4.43%) MCAD
4 42 (4.43%) MCSD
4 42 (4.43%) MCTS
5 5 (0.53%) OCP
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.21%) CISM
6 2 (0.21%) GIAC
6 2 (0.21%) GCIH
6 2 (0.21%) GCFA
6 2 (0.21%) CISSP
6 2 (0.21%) EnCE
6 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.21%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.90%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (1.48%) StatsD
2 7 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.32%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 286 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 108 (11.38%) Twitter
3 99 (10.43%) Facebook
4 57 (6.01%) Oracle
5 39 (4.11%) Sitecore
6 21 (2.21%) IBM
7 20 (2.11%) VMware
7 20 (2.11%) Google
8 12 (1.26%) EPiServer
9 9 (0.95%) DevExpress
10 8 (0.84%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.42%) SAP
11 4 (0.42%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.32%) New Relic
13 2 (0.21%) Telerik
14 1 (0.11%) Avaya
14 1 (0.11%) Genesys
14 1 (0.11%) Red Gate
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago