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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 585 525 563
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +38
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 338 498 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.10% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 306 476 419
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
40165 45402 45943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.12% 42.18% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32883 36340 35820
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -74 326 £50,000 +11.11% 18
London +34 187 £63,750 +10.86% 11
North West +24 50 £35,000 - 1
South East -33 37 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Cheshire +38 31 £35,000 - 1
Warrington +15 31 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +13 20 £27,500 -
Nottingham +11 20 £27,500 -
East Midlands -5 20 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Manchester +12 16 £40,000 +6.66%
Kingston Upon Thames +9 16 £72,500 +31.81%
City of London +65 10 £50,000 -11.11%
East of England +18 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +18 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Hampshire -1 9 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +13 8 £43,750 +34.61%
North East -5 8 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 8 - -
Tyne and Wear -8 8 - -
Crawley -14 8 £57,500 +15.00% 2
West Sussex -15 8 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Northwood - 7 £50,000 -
Berkshire +8 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Kent -7 6 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Orpington - 6 £45,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 6 £35,000 -
Leeds +23 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Scotland +17 4 £40,000 -20.79%
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £42,500 -12.37%
West Midlands -27 4 £38,250 -15.00%

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Inversion of Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Inversion of Control.

1 672 (88.07%) .NET
2 670 (87.81%) C#
3 622 (81.52%) Agile Software Development
4 543 (71.17%) TDD
5 532 (69.72%) SQL Server
6 506 (66.32%) Scrum
7 455 (59.63%) Dependency Injection
8 453 (59.37%) Continuous Integration
9 448 (58.72%) Unity DI Container
9 448 (58.72%) MVC
10 433 (56.75%) NUnit
11 411 (53.87%) Ninject
12 406 (53.21%) ASP.NET
13 394 (51.64%) Kanban
14 388 (50.85%) MSTest
15 387 (50.72%) Rhino Mocks
16 385 (50.46%) Moq
17 366 (47.97%) Castle Windsor
17 366 (47.97%) WPF
18 362 (47.44%) Spring.NET
19 360 (47.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 337 (44.17%) WCF
21 323 (42.33%) MVVM
22 315 (41.28%) Windows
23 277 (36.30%) WinForms
24 264 (34.60%) Finance
25 230 (30.14%) .NET Framework
26 213 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 205 (26.87%) JavaScript
28 201 (26.34%) SQL

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (7.60%) IIS
2 27 (3.54%) CMS
3 23 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.97%) NServiceBus
6 12 (1.57%) Orchard CMS
7 10 (1.31%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.31%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.79%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.66%) Confluence
12 4 (0.52%) Jetty
13 3 (0.39%) JBoss
13 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.26%) Drupal
14 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.26%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Beauchamp
2 9 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.52%) BASE24
4 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.57%) SaaS
4 10 (1.31%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (9.04%) Internet
2 15 (1.97%) Broadband
3 9 (1.18%) Firewall
3 9 (1.18%) SMTP
4 8 (1.05%) Intranet
5 4 (0.52%) HTTP
6 2 (0.26%) SAN
6 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (69.72%) SQL Server
2 155 (20.31%) SQL Server 2014
3 40 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (4.19%) NoSQL
6 27 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 21 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.44%) MySQL
11 10 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.31%) MOLAP
11 10 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.18%) Power BI
13 8 (1.05%) Hazelcast
13 8 (1.05%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.79%) DB2
14 6 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 433 (56.75%) NUnit
2 388 (50.85%) MSTest
3 387 (50.72%) Rhino Mocks
4 385 (50.46%) Moq
5 112 (14.68%) Visual Studio
6 92 (12.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 86 (11.27%) Git (software)
8 62 (8.13%) TeamCity
9 47 (6.16%) Maven
10 32 (4.19%) Subversion
11 30 (3.93%) ReSharper
12 24 (3.15%) JIRA
13 23 (3.01%) Ant
14 20 (2.62%) Selenium
15 19 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
16 18 (2.36%) JUnit
17 16 (2.10%) Gradle
17 16 (2.10%) Mercurial
17 16 (2.10%) NSubstitute
18 13 (1.70%) Jenkins
General
1 264 (34.60%) Finance
2 92 (12.06%) Banking
3 74 (9.70%) Marketing
4 31 (4.06%) Retail
5 30 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.49%) Advertising
7 17 (2.23%) Games
8 16 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.97%) Law
10 14 (1.83%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.44%) Back Office
11 11 (1.44%) Front Office
11 11 (1.44%) Publishing
12 6 (0.79%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 723 (94.76%) Developer
2 576 (75.49%) .NET Developer
3 361 (47.31%) C# Developer
4 317 (41.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 151 (19.79%) WPF Developer
6 148 (19.40%) C# WPF Developer
7 98 (12.84%) Graduate
7 98 (12.84%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 98 (12.84%) Graduate Developer
8 94 (12.32%) Senior Developer
9 89 (11.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 78 (10.22%) .NET Software Developer
11 77 (10.09%) Junior
11 77 (10.09%) Junior Developer
12 75 (9.83%) Junior .NET Developer
13 70 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
14 67 (8.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 55 (7.21%) Senior C# Developer
16 53 (6.95%) SQL Developer
17 51 (6.68%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 672 (88.07%) .NET
2 448 (58.72%) Unity DI Container
3 411 (53.87%) Ninject
4 406 (53.21%) ASP.NET
5 366 (47.97%) Castle Windsor
5 366 (47.97%) WPF
6 362 (47.44%) Spring.NET
7 360 (47.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 337 (44.17%) WCF
9 277 (36.30%) WinForms
10 230 (30.14%) .NET Framework
11 213 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 183 (23.98%) HTML
13 179 (23.46%) CSS
14 168 (22.02%) jQuery
15 163 (21.36%) AngularJS
16 150 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
17 124 (16.25%) Web Services
18 103 (13.50%) Entity Framework
19 97 (12.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 107 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 96 (12.58%) Enterprise Software
3 63 (8.26%) Tandem
4 52 (6.82%) Social Network
5 46 (6.03%) N-Tier
6 38 (4.98%) Client/Server
7 25 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.57%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.57%) Derivative
9 12 (1.57%) Online Games
9 12 (1.57%) User Experience
10 11 (1.44%) Blog
10 11 (1.44%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.92%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.79%) Clustering
12 6 (0.79%) Semantic Web
12 6 (0.79%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 315 (41.28%) Windows
2 24 (3.15%) Unix
3 16 (2.10%) Android
4 13 (1.70%) Windows 8
4 13 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.31%) Linux
6 10 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (81.52%) Agile Software Development
2 543 (71.17%) TDD
3 506 (66.32%) Scrum
4 455 (59.63%) Dependency Injection
5 453 (59.37%) Continuous Integration
6 448 (58.72%) MVC
7 394 (51.64%) Kanban
8 323 (42.33%) MVVM
9 180 (23.59%) Web Application Development
10 141 (18.48%) OO
11 132 (17.30%) Unit Testing
12 87 (11.40%) SOLID
13 78 (10.22%) BDD
14 73 (9.57%) OOP
15 68 (8.91%) SDLC
16 62 (8.13%) OOD
16 62 (8.13%) Software Engineering
17 58 (7.60%) SOA
18 47 (6.16%) Multithreading
18 47 (6.16%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 670 (87.81%) C#
2 205 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 201 (26.34%) SQL
4 126 (16.51%) T-SQL
5 74 (9.70%) Java
6 61 (7.99%) VB.NET
7 58 (7.60%) VB
8 26 (3.41%) PL/SQL
9 21 (2.75%) C++
9 21 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 18 (2.36%) XAML
11 16 (2.10%) Ruby
12 6 (0.79%) ActionScript
12 6 (0.79%) ECMAScript
12 6 (0.79%) Perl
13 5 (0.66%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.52%) C
14 4 (0.52%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.52%) XQuery
15 3 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (6.95%) Degree
2 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) MCAD
4 1 (0.13%) MCP
4 1 (0.13%) MCPD
4 1 (0.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.55%) QA
2 6 (0.79%) ISO15022
2 6 (0.79%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
2 12 (1.57%) Docker
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Graphite
3 1 (0.13%) logstash
3 1 (0.13%) StatsD
3 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 165 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.26%) Facebook
3 55 (7.21%) Oracle
4 53 (6.95%) Twitter
5 21 (2.75%) DevExpress
6 17 (2.23%) Tableau
7 15 (1.97%) Google
8 14 (1.83%) Sybase
9 13 (1.70%) RedGate
10 12 (1.57%) Sun
11 9 (1.18%) Apigee
11 9 (1.18%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.79%) Kony
12 6 (0.79%) Yahoo!
13 5 (0.66%) Akamai
13 5 (0.66%) Infragistics
13 5 (0.66%) Syncfusion
14 4 (0.52%) Sitecore
15 3 (0.39%) BEA
16 2 (0.26%) EMC
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