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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 510 431 499
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +68
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 454 555 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.55% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 427 521 422
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
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
36326 35889 38985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.01% 33.02% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28494 28990 32925
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -70 431 £45,000 +5.88% 67
London -48 149 £55,000 - 19
South East -68 100 £45,000 +5.88% 20
North West +10 54 £35,000 - 10
Cheshire +13 49 £35,000 - 7
Warrington +13 43 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Berkshire +5 38 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South West -11 34 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Bristol +18 30 £52,500 +40.00% 3
East of England -12 30 £37,500 - 7
Reading +5 22 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Kent +3 22 £37,500 -11.76% 3
West Midlands -15 21 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Cambridge +3 19 £37,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +1 19 £37,500 - 2
Maidstone -3 14 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire -29 14 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Worcestershire - 14 £50,000 - 1
Worcester - 14 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -28 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Surrey -7 12 £52,500 +31.25% 7
East Midlands -42 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North East +6 10 £25,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 10 £25,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear -1 10 £25,000 - 1
City of London -16 10 £62,500 +5.93% 3
Newbury +6 9 £45,000 +80.00%
Leeds -22 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex -39 9 £45,000 - 1
Brighton -44 9 £45,000 - 1

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 883 (90.56%) .NET
2 816 (83.69%) C#
3 798 (81.85%) TDD
4 710 (72.82%) Scrum
5 709 (72.72%) ASP.NET
6 702 (72.00%) MVC
7 630 (64.62%) Dependency Injection
8 624 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 610 (62.56%) SQL Server
10 599 (61.44%) Unity DI Container
11 592 (60.72%) WCF
12 575 (58.97%) NUnit
13 568 (58.26%) Continuous Integration
14 555 (56.92%) Moq
15 552 (56.62%) Kanban
16 540 (55.38%) Castle Windsor
17 526 (53.95%) MSTest
18 524 (53.74%) Ninject
19 499 (51.18%) Rhino Mocks
20 497 (50.97%) Spring.NET
21 465 (47.69%) WPF
22 428 (43.90%) Windows
23 411 (42.15%) WinForms
24 404 (41.44%) MVVM
25 362 (37.13%) Web Application Development
26 327 (33.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 313 (32.10%) Razor View Engine
28 283 (29.03%) Microsoft
29 266 (27.28%) HTML
30 251 (25.74%) .NET Framework

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (4.21%) Node.js
2 38 (3.90%) CMS
3 33 (3.38%) WebSphere
3 33 (3.38%) WebLogic
3 33 (3.38%) Umbraco
4 27 (2.77%) Sitefinity
4 27 (2.77%) NServiceBus
4 27 (2.77%) Orchard CMS
5 26 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 25 (2.56%) IIS
7 22 (2.26%) Apache ServiceMix
8 21 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (2.15%) Tomcat
9 20 (2.05%) Apache Solr
10 19 (1.95%) SharePoint
11 16 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (1.33%) Jetty
12 13 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 12 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (1.13%) Magnolia
Applications
1 38 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (1.64%) Markit EDM
2 10 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.41%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.05%) SaaS
3 9 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.10%) Internet
2 23 (2.36%) HTTP
3 9 (0.92%) Broadband
4 5 (0.51%) LDAP
5 2 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 610 (62.56%) SQL Server
2 82 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (6.46%) NoSQL
4 61 (6.26%) Relational Database
5 40 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 37 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (3.69%) Big Data
8 35 (3.59%) RDBMS
8 35 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (3.38%) MySQL
10 28 (2.87%) RavenDB
11 27 (2.77%) Neo4j
12 24 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (1.64%) QlikView
14 13 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.13%) OLAP
16 8 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
16 8 (0.82%) CouchDB
17 7 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
18 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 575 (58.97%) NUnit
2 555 (56.92%) Moq
3 526 (53.95%) MSTest
4 499 (51.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 135 (13.85%) Visual Studio
6 108 (11.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 98 (10.05%) Git (software)
8 90 (9.23%) Subversion
9 53 (5.44%) Selenium
10 47 (4.82%) Jenkins
11 44 (4.51%) MSBuild
12 42 (4.31%) JUnit
13 41 (4.21%) Ant
14 38 (3.90%) SpecFlow
15 36 (3.69%) TeamCity
16 33 (3.38%) Eclipse
16 33 (3.38%) Eclipse RCP
17 32 (3.28%) Maven
18 22 (2.26%) CruiseControl
19 20 (2.05%) Mocha
General
1 244 (25.03%) Finance
2 131 (13.44%) Banking
3 96 (9.85%) Retail
4 38 (3.90%) French Language
5 33 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 28 (2.87%) Marketing
8 20 (2.05%) Advertising
9 10 (1.03%) Electronics
9 10 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.92%) Games
11 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.72%) Publishing
13 4 (0.41%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.31%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Back Office
16 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 850 (87.18%) Developer
2 665 (68.21%) .NET Developer
3 210 (21.54%) C# Developer
4 180 (18.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 100 (10.26%) Graduate
6 99 (10.15%) Senior Developer
6 99 (10.15%) Graduate Developer
6 99 (10.15%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 84 (8.62%) Junior
7 84 (8.62%) Junior .NET Developer
7 84 (8.62%) Junior Developer
8 79 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 70 (7.18%) Senior .NET Developer
10 63 (6.46%) Software Engineer
11 59 (6.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 56 (5.74%) ASP.NET Developer
13 47 (4.82%) Web Developer
14 39 (4.00%) Programmer
15 32 (3.28%) Java Developer
16 27 (2.77%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 883 (90.56%) .NET
2 709 (72.72%) ASP.NET
3 624 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 599 (61.44%) Unity DI Container
5 592 (60.72%) WCF
6 540 (55.38%) Castle Windsor
7 524 (53.74%) Ninject
8 497 (50.97%) Spring.NET
9 465 (47.69%) WPF
10 411 (42.15%) WinForms
11 327 (33.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 313 (32.10%) Razor View Engine
13 266 (27.28%) HTML
14 251 (25.74%) .NET Framework
15 249 (25.54%) jQuery
16 241 (24.72%) CSS
17 146 (14.97%) HTML5
18 114 (11.69%) Web Services
19 112 (11.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 106 (10.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 155 (15.90%) Computer Science
2 116 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 82 (8.41%) Tandem
4 66 (6.77%) Social Network
5 63 (6.46%) Client/Server
6 51 (5.23%) Blog
7 42 (4.31%) N-Tier
8 33 (3.38%) SWIFT
9 24 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.05%) Open Source
11 11 (1.13%) Xbox
12 10 (1.03%) DTV
13 8 (0.82%) Online Banking
14 6 (0.62%) FMCG
15 5 (0.51%) iPhone
16 4 (0.41%) E-Learning
16 4 (0.41%) Mathematics
16 4 (0.41%) Digital Media
17 3 (0.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 428 (43.90%) Windows
2 42 (4.31%) Android
3 39 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 24 (2.46%) UNIX
5 16 (1.64%) Linux
6 9 (0.92%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (81.85%) TDD
2 710 (72.82%) Scrum
3 702 (72.00%) MVC
4 630 (64.62%) Dependency Injection
5 568 (58.26%) Continuous Integration
6 552 (56.62%) Kanban
7 404 (41.44%) MVVM
8 362 (37.13%) Web Application Development
9 229 (23.49%) OO
10 192 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
11 176 (18.05%) Unit Testing
12 138 (14.15%) Software Engineering
13 114 (11.69%) BDD
14 106 (10.87%) E-Commerce
15 87 (8.92%) OOP
16 85 (8.72%) Web Development
17 70 (7.18%) OOD
18 62 (6.36%) SOA
19 58 (5.95%) OOA/OOD
20 51 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 816 (83.69%) C#
2 250 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 235 (24.10%) SQL
4 108 (11.08%) VB.NET
5 93 (9.54%) VB
6 83 (8.51%) Java
7 80 (8.21%) T-SQL
8 33 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 28 (2.87%) Ruby
10 19 (1.95%) F#
11 16 (1.64%) MATLAB
11 16 (1.64%) C
11 16 (1.64%) VBA
12 14 (1.44%) XPath
13 11 (1.13%) XQuery
14 8 (0.82%) Python
15 7 (0.72%) C++
16 6 (0.62%) ECMAScript
17 5 (0.51%) AspectJ
17 5 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 164 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (15.69%) MCAD
2 153 (15.69%) MCSD
3 152 (15.59%) MCP
4 141 (14.46%) MCTS
5 127 (13.03%) Degree
6 4 (0.41%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.10%) GIAC
8 1 (0.10%) GCIH
8 1 (0.10%) PhD
8 1 (0.10%) CCNA
8 1 (0.10%) CISSP
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CISA
8 1 (0.10%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.77%) QA
2 8 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 283 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 75 (7.69%) Twitter
3 64 (6.56%) Oracle
4 59 (6.05%) Facebook
4 59 (6.05%) Sitecore
5 38 (3.90%) EPiServer
6 36 (3.69%) JBoss
7 33 (3.38%) Google
7 33 (3.38%) VMware
7 33 (3.38%) IBM
8 12 (1.23%) DevExpress
9 10 (1.03%) SAP
10 7 (0.72%) Splunk
11 4 (0.41%) Endeca
12 3 (0.31%) Telerik
12 3 (0.31%) Sybase
13 2 (0.21%) Sage
13 2 (0.21%) Omniture
14 1 (0.10%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.10%) Syncfusion
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ruislip, Middlesex
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £62500 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Netagio Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago