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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 449 488 486
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -2
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 548 506 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.08% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 523 484 428
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £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 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 22 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 +39 520 £42,500 -5.55% 76
London -9 160 £56,000 +4.18% 28
South East +49 140 £44,000 +10.00% 21
North West +15 62 £35,000 - 4
Kent +41 43 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire +25 40 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East Midlands +18 31 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Hampshire +16 30 £40,000 - 4
Cheshire -5 29 £32,500 -7.14% 2
West Midlands +16 26 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Warrington +4 26 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Yorkshire +22 24 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Berkshire +11 22 £42,500 +9.67% 1
East of England -11 22 £37,500 - 2
South West -26 22 £35,000 -28.20% 5
Manchester +36 20 £40,000 -22.33%
Leeds +14 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Reading +5 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North East +17 17 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Brighton +20 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Sussex +14 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 15 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Coventry +4 15 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Nottingham -1 15 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Durham - 14 £40,000 - 3
Canterbury - 13 £37,500 - 1
Billingham - 13 £40,000 - 2
Dartford - 13 £50,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 13 £27,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 12 £45,000 +50.00% 4

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 941 (90.48%) .NET
2 913 (87.79%) Agile Software Development
3 912 (87.69%) C#
4 882 (84.81%) TDD
5 805 (77.40%) Scrum
6 742 (71.35%) NUnit
7 736 (70.77%) SQL Server
8 732 (70.38%) MVC
9 723 (69.52%) Continuous Integration
10 717 (68.94%) Dependency Injection
11 704 (67.69%) Castle Windsor
12 703 (67.60%) ASP.NET
13 692 (66.54%) Kanban
14 691 (66.44%) Unity DI Container
15 685 (65.87%) Moq
16 676 (65.00%) Ninject
17 675 (64.90%) MSTest
18 672 (64.62%) ASP.NET MVC
19 669 (64.33%) Rhino Mocks
20 661 (63.56%) Spring.NET
21 579 (55.67%) WCF
22 503 (48.37%) Web Application Development
23 474 (45.58%) WPF
24 433 (41.63%) Windows
25 423 (40.67%) MVVM
26 395 (37.98%) WinForms
27 321 (30.87%) Finance
28 284 (27.31%) Microsoft
29 253 (24.33%) .NET Framework
30 235 (22.60%) JavaScript

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 49 (4.71%) Tomcat
2 38 (3.65%) Apache Solr
3 36 (3.46%) CMS
4 27 (2.60%) IIS
5 26 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.21%) Node.js
6 23 (2.21%) JBoss
7 20 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 20 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 19 (1.83%) Apache
9 18 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (1.54%) Umbraco
11 13 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
12 8 (0.77%) Jetty
13 7 (0.67%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.67%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.48%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.38%) Sitefinity
15 4 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 54 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.77%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 7 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.29%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.096%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.06%) SaaS
4 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.096%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.29%) Internet
2 39 (3.75%) Broadband
3 13 (1.25%) HTTP
4 5 (0.48%) LDAP
4 5 (0.48%) Firewall
4 5 (0.48%) SMTP
5 2 (0.19%) WEP
6 1 (0.096%) VoIP
6 1 (0.096%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.096%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 736 (70.77%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 48 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 36 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 35 (3.37%) Hadoop
5 33 (3.17%) MySQL
6 29 (2.79%) MarkLogic
7 19 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.54%) RavenDB
8 16 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.06%) Redis
11 7 (0.67%) SQLite
11 7 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.67%) Big Data
11 7 (0.67%) Mahout
11 7 (0.67%) Triplestore
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.67%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 742 (71.35%) NUnit
2 685 (65.87%) Moq
3 675 (64.90%) MSTest
4 669 (64.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 87 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 78 (7.50%) Git (software)
7 71 (6.83%) Visual Studio
8 45 (4.33%) Maven
9 42 (4.04%) Subversion
9 42 (4.04%) SpecFlow
10 41 (3.94%) JUnit
11 34 (3.27%) TeamCity
12 33 (3.17%) ReSharper
13 28 (2.69%) MSBuild
14 26 (2.50%) Jenkins
15 23 (2.21%) Mockito
15 23 (2.21%) Selenium
16 17 (1.63%) Eclipse
17 16 (1.54%) Ant
17 16 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 321 (30.87%) Finance
2 80 (7.69%) Banking
3 60 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.38%) Retail
5 30 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.79%) Marketing
7 23 (2.21%) Publishing
8 18 (1.73%) French Language
9 10 (0.96%) Law
10 8 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.67%) Electronics
12 3 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.29%) Back Office
12 3 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.19%) Games
14 1 (0.096%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 947 (91.06%) Developer
2 789 (75.87%) .NET Developer
3 111 (10.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 111 (10.67%) Graduate
3 111 (10.67%) Graduate Developer
4 107 (10.29%) C# Developer
5 94 (9.04%) Junior Developer
5 94 (9.04%) Junior
6 88 (8.46%) Junior .NET Developer
7 86 (8.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 65 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (5.87%) Senior Developer
10 52 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 41 (3.94%) Java Developer
12 40 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 38 (3.65%) Software Developer
14 33 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
15 28 (2.69%) Lead Developer
16 21 (2.02%) Java Software Engineer
17 15 (1.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 941 (90.48%) .NET
2 704 (67.69%) Castle Windsor
3 703 (67.60%) ASP.NET
4 691 (66.44%) Unity DI Container
5 676 (65.00%) Ninject
6 672 (64.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 661 (63.56%) Spring.NET
8 579 (55.67%) WCF
9 474 (45.58%) WPF
10 395 (37.98%) WinForms
11 253 (24.33%) .NET Framework
12 215 (20.67%) jQuery
13 205 (19.71%) HTML
14 164 (15.77%) CSS
15 107 (10.29%) Web Services
16 105 (10.10%) Entity Framework
17 98 (9.42%) AngularJS
18 91 (8.75%) Spring
19 84 (8.08%) XML
20 80 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 200 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 139 (13.37%) Computer Science
3 137 (13.17%) Social Network
4 65 (6.25%) Tandem
5 39 (3.75%) Client/Server
6 36 (3.46%) Open Source
7 35 (3.37%) N-Tier
8 26 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (1.35%) User Experience
10 13 (1.25%) Blog
10 13 (1.25%) SWIFT
10 13 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.87%) Semantic Web
12 9 (0.87%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.77%) PlayStation
13 8 (0.77%) NHS
13 8 (0.77%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.77%) Taxonomies
14 7 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 433 (41.63%) Windows
2 28 (2.69%) Linux
3 27 (2.60%) UNIX
4 11 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (0.96%) Windows 8
6 9 (0.87%) Android
6 9 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.19%) CentOS
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 913 (87.79%) Agile Software Development
2 882 (84.81%) TDD
3 805 (77.40%) Scrum
4 732 (70.38%) MVC
5 723 (69.52%) Continuous Integration
6 717 (68.94%) Dependency Injection
7 692 (66.54%) Kanban
8 503 (48.37%) Web Application Development
9 423 (40.67%) MVVM
10 140 (13.46%) OO
11 113 (10.87%) Unit Testing
12 95 (9.13%) BDD
13 69 (6.63%) Software Engineering
14 56 (5.38%) Domain-Driven Design
15 53 (5.10%) OOP
15 53 (5.10%) Multithreading
16 46 (4.42%) OOD
17 38 (3.65%) SOA
18 36 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (3.46%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 912 (87.69%) C#
2 235 (22.60%) JavaScript
3 184 (17.69%) SQL
4 108 (10.38%) Java
5 80 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 66 (6.35%) VB.NET
7 64 (6.15%) VB
8 17 (1.63%) C++
9 14 (1.35%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.15%) XPath
10 12 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.15%) TypeScript
11 11 (1.06%) PHP
12 9 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.87%) C
13 8 (0.77%) Perl
13 8 (0.77%) XQuery
14 6 (0.58%) Python
15 5 (0.48%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.48%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 79 (7.60%) Degree
2 14 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.87%) EnCE
4 9 (0.87%) GPEN
4 9 (0.87%) CISM
4 9 (0.87%) GIAC
4 9 (0.87%) GCIH
4 9 (0.87%) GCFA
4 9 (0.87%) CISSP
5 4 (0.38%) MCSD
6 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.19%) MCP
7 1 (0.096%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.096%) OCP
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.27%) QA
2 3 (0.29%) EMIR
2 3 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.096%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.096%) Puppet
Vendors
1 284 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 158 (15.19%) Twitter
3 136 (13.08%) Facebook
4 60 (5.77%) Oracle
5 20 (1.92%) Sitecore
6 19 (1.83%) IBM
7 13 (1.25%) hybris
7 13 (1.25%) VMware
7 13 (1.25%) Google
8 9 (0.87%) SAP
9 8 (0.77%) Endeca
9 8 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.67%) Red Gate
10 7 (0.67%) Demandware
10 7 (0.67%) ATG
11 5 (0.48%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.38%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.38%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.29%) Intershop
14 2 (0.19%) Ab Initio
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