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 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 451 475 464
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 543 568 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.20% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 517 540 487
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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
42370 47466 43370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.45% 39.79% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33398 37613 35205
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 1 May 2015 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 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
England +5 513 £42,500 - 83
London -36 161 £55,000 - 28
South East +39 141 £43,500 +8.75% 22
North West +21 73 £35,000 - 5
Kent +40 38 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire +24 38 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Cheshire +5 34 £31,250 -10.71% 3
Hampshire +13 30 £40,000 - 5
Manchester +24 27 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 26 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warrington +6 26 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Midlands +7 25 £40,000 +3.22% 2
West Yorkshire +19 23 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Leeds +14 22 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Sussex +12 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Brighton +8 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire -2 20 £42,500 +13.33% 4
South West -27 18 £35,000 +4.47% 7
Reading +8 17 £43,750 -8.85% 3
East of England -25 17 £37,500 -16.66% 3
West Sussex +8 16 £44,000 +62.96%
North East +3 14 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Durham - 14 £40,000 - 5
Crawley - 14 £46,500 -
Nottinghamshire +11 13 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Surrey +5 13 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Nottingham -6 13 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Dartford - 13 £50,000 - 1
Canterbury - 13 £37,500 - 1
Billingham - 13 £40,000 - 2

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 940 (91.80%) .NET
2 906 (88.48%) C#
3 885 (86.43%) Agile Software Development
4 858 (83.79%) TDD
5 782 (76.37%) Scrum
6 737 (71.97%) SQL Server
6 737 (71.97%) MVC
7 716 (69.92%) NUnit
8 715 (69.82%) ASP.NET
9 699 (68.26%) Dependency Injection
10 691 (67.48%) Continuous Integration
11 683 (66.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 683 (66.70%) Castle Windsor
12 672 (65.63%) Unity DI Container
13 664 (64.84%) Kanban
14 663 (64.75%) Moq
15 647 (63.18%) MSTest
16 645 (62.99%) Ninject
17 639 (62.40%) Rhino Mocks
18 634 (61.91%) Spring.NET
19 587 (57.32%) WCF
20 489 (47.75%) Web Application Development
21 460 (44.92%) WPF
22 416 (40.63%) Windows
23 400 (39.06%) MVVM
24 373 (36.43%) WinForms
25 320 (31.25%) Finance
26 286 (27.93%) Microsoft
27 276 (26.95%) .NET Framework
28 234 (22.85%) JavaScript

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 46 (4.49%) Tomcat
2 45 (4.39%) CMS
3 27 (2.64%) Apache Solr
4 24 (2.34%) Node.js
4 24 (2.34%) IIS
5 22 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 22 (2.15%) JBoss
6 17 (1.66%) WebLogic
6 17 (1.66%) Apache
6 17 (1.66%) Umbraco
6 17 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.98%) Jetty
8 10 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
9 8 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.68%) GlassFish
10 7 (0.68%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.59%) NServiceBus
11 6 (0.59%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.49%) Magnolia
Applications
1 51 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.098%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.07%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 6 (0.59%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.07%) SaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 58 (5.66%) Internet
2 35 (3.42%) Broadband
3 16 (1.56%) HTTP
4 6 (0.59%) Firewall
4 6 (0.59%) SMTP
5 5 (0.49%) LDAP
6 1 (0.098%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.098%) VoIP
6 1 (0.098%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 737 (71.97%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (4.20%) NoSQL
4 39 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 33 (3.22%) MySQL
6 30 (2.93%) Hadoop
7 23 (2.25%) MarkLogic
8 19 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (1.56%) RavenDB
12 11 (1.07%) Redis
13 8 (0.78%) Big Data
13 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.68%) BaseX
14 7 (0.68%) Triplestore
14 7 (0.68%) Mahout
14 7 (0.68%) SQLite
15 6 (0.59%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 716 (69.92%) NUnit
2 663 (64.75%) Moq
3 647 (63.18%) MSTest
4 639 (62.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 105 (10.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 86 (8.40%) Visual Studio
7 74 (7.23%) Git (software)
8 51 (4.98%) Subversion
9 47 (4.59%) TeamCity
10 46 (4.49%) SpecFlow
11 42 (4.10%) MSBuild
12 38 (3.71%) Maven
13 32 (3.13%) JUnit
14 28 (2.73%) ReSharper
15 25 (2.44%) Selenium
16 24 (2.34%) JIRA
17 23 (2.25%) Jenkins
18 18 (1.76%) Mockito
19 16 (1.56%) FitNesse
20 15 (1.46%) Cucumber
General
1 320 (31.25%) Finance
2 83 (8.11%) Banking
3 59 (5.76%) Telecoms
4 49 (4.79%) Retail
5 31 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.34%) Marketing
7 16 (1.56%) Publishing
8 15 (1.46%) French Language
9 6 (0.59%) Law
10 5 (0.49%) Electronics
10 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.49%) Back Office
11 3 (0.29%) Advertising
11 3 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.098%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 943 (92.09%) Developer
2 777 (75.88%) .NET Developer
3 118 (11.52%) C# Developer
4 108 (10.55%) Graduate Developer
4 108 (10.55%) Graduate
4 108 (10.55%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 94 (9.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 90 (8.79%) Junior
6 90 (8.79%) Junior Developer
7 83 (8.11%) Junior .NET Developer
8 73 (7.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 70 (6.84%) Senior Developer
10 54 (5.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 41 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 40 (3.91%) Java Developer
13 36 (3.52%) Software Developer
14 30 (2.93%) Software Engineer
15 29 (2.83%) Lead Developer
16 22 (2.15%) Senior C# Developer
17 17 (1.66%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 940 (91.80%) .NET
2 715 (69.82%) ASP.NET
3 683 (66.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 683 (66.70%) Castle Windsor
4 672 (65.63%) Unity DI Container
5 645 (62.99%) Ninject
6 634 (61.91%) Spring.NET
7 587 (57.32%) WCF
8 460 (44.92%) WPF
9 373 (36.43%) WinForms
10 276 (26.95%) .NET Framework
11 219 (21.39%) jQuery
12 213 (20.80%) HTML
13 174 (16.99%) CSS
14 126 (12.30%) Entity Framework
15 107 (10.45%) Web Services
16 98 (9.57%) AngularJS
17 86 (8.40%) XML
18 80 (7.81%) NHibernate
19 77 (7.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 192 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 135 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 133 (12.99%) Social Network
4 66 (6.45%) Tandem
5 39 (3.81%) N-Tier
6 37 (3.61%) Open Source
7 36 (3.52%) Client/Server
8 31 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.27%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.27%) Blog
11 12 (1.17%) User Experience
12 11 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 10 (0.98%) SWIFT
14 8 (0.78%) Semantic Web
14 8 (0.78%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.78%) NHS
15 6 (0.59%) PlayStation
16 5 (0.49%) DTV
16 5 (0.49%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 416 (40.63%) Windows
2 32 (3.13%) Linux
3 26 (2.54%) UNIX
4 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.59%) Android
6 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.20%) CentOS
7 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (86.43%) Agile Software Development
2 858 (83.79%) TDD
3 782 (76.37%) Scrum
4 737 (71.97%) MVC
5 699 (68.26%) Dependency Injection
6 691 (67.48%) Continuous Integration
7 664 (64.84%) Kanban
8 489 (47.75%) Web Application Development
9 400 (39.06%) MVVM
10 163 (15.92%) OO
11 124 (12.11%) Unit Testing
12 106 (10.35%) BDD
13 62 (6.05%) Software Engineering
14 59 (5.76%) OOP
15 57 (5.57%) Domain-Driven Design
16 54 (5.27%) Multithreading
17 52 (5.08%) SOA
18 51 (4.98%) OOD
19 39 (3.81%) Mentoring
20 37 (3.61%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 906 (88.48%) C#
2 234 (22.85%) JavaScript
3 204 (19.92%) SQL
4 93 (9.08%) Java
5 92 (8.98%) T-SQL
6 62 (6.05%) VB.NET
7 60 (5.86%) VB
8 20 (1.95%) C++
9 17 (1.66%) XPath
10 15 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.27%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.07%) PHP
12 11 (1.07%) TypeScript
13 9 (0.88%) C
13 9 (0.88%) Perl
13 9 (0.88%) XQuery
14 8 (0.78%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.78%) Ruby
15 6 (0.59%) Python
16 5 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (8.11%) Degree
2 19 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.98%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.88%) CISSP
4 9 (0.88%) CISM
4 9 (0.88%) GCIH
4 9 (0.88%) GCFA
4 9 (0.88%) GIAC
4 9 (0.88%) GPEN
4 9 (0.88%) EnCE
5 4 (0.39%) MCP
6 3 (0.29%) MCSD
7 2 (0.20%) OCP
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.098%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) EMIR
2 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.29%) StatsD
3 1 (0.098%) logstash
3 1 (0.098%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.098%) Graphite
Vendors
1 286 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 152 (14.84%) Twitter
3 132 (12.89%) Facebook
4 52 (5.08%) Oracle
5 25 (2.44%) Sitecore
6 14 (1.37%) IBM
7 10 (0.98%) VMware
7 10 (0.98%) Google
8 9 (0.88%) hybris
9 8 (0.78%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.78%) Endeca
10 6 (0.59%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.49%) SAP
11 5 (0.49%) ATG
11 5 (0.49%) Demandware
11 5 (0.49%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.39%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.39%) Hitachi
13 3 (0.29%) Intershop
14 2 (0.20%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
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