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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 553 510 505
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -5
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 438 546 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.22% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 406 521 558
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
43770 44904 49470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.59% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35309 35400 39225
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,983
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -57 422 £45,000 +5.88% 37
London +37 191 £60,000 +9.09% 16
South East -27 88 £50,000 +16.27% 9
City of London +92 59 £60,000 - 4
East Midlands +13 37 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North West -10 37 £35,000 - 5
Nottingham +34 36 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Nottinghamshire +29 36 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Cheshire +24 34 £35,000 +12.00% 4
Warrington +22 34 £35,000 +16.66% 3
South West +12 28 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Surrey +20 25 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bristol +18 23 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Sussex -3 22 £55,000 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -26 21 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Crawley +1 19 £55,000 +34.96%
Staffordshire +11 14 £42,500 +6.25%
Reigate - 14 £50,000 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 13 £42,500 -
East Sussex +10 11 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Brighton +7 11 £43,750 -2.77% 1
West Yorkshire -5 11 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -14 11 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +8 10 £75,000 +76.47%
Hampshire -19 10 £40,000 - 2
East of England +5 8 £41,250 +10.00%
Reading +6 6 £75,000 +66.66%
Essex +3 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Huddersfield - 6 £30,000 - 1
Kent -40 5 £37,500 -11.76% 2

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 736 (86.89%) C#
2 723 (85.36%) .NET
3 632 (74.62%) Agile Software Development
4 558 (65.88%) SQL Server
5 546 (64.46%) Dependency Injection
6 537 (63.40%) TDD
7 513 (60.57%) NUnit
8 512 (60.45%) MVC
9 480 (56.67%) Scrum
10 460 (54.31%) Unity DI Container
10 460 (54.31%) Continuous Integration
11 455 (53.72%) ASP.NET
12 454 (53.60%) Moq
13 453 (53.48%) MSTest
14 441 (52.07%) Rhino Mocks
15 418 (49.35%) Ninject
16 405 (47.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 390 (46.04%) Kanban
18 377 (44.51%) Castle Windsor
19 367 (43.33%) Spring.NET
20 345 (40.73%) WCF
21 343 (40.50%) Windows
22 335 (39.55%) WPF
23 309 (36.48%) Finance
24 285 (33.65%) WinForms
25 281 (33.18%) .NET Framework
25 281 (33.18%) MVVM
26 271 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 231 (27.27%) JavaScript
28 224 (26.45%) SQL

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 50 (5.90%) IIS
2 36 (4.25%) WebSphere
3 28 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (3.19%) CMS
5 24 (2.83%) JBoss
6 23 (2.72%) WebLogic
7 22 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 21 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (1.65%) Node.js
10 11 (1.30%) Jetty
11 10 (1.18%) Confluence
11 10 (1.18%) Orchard CMS
11 10 (1.18%) SharePoint
12 8 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.71%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.59%) Drupal
15 4 (0.47%) Facebook Platform
16 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.83%) Beauchamp
3 4 (0.47%) BASE24
4 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (3.19%) SaaS
3 19 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.53%) GitHub
5 5 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.24%) Trello
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.84%) Internet
2 26 (3.07%) HTTP
3 19 (2.24%) Broadband
4 8 (0.94%) Firewall
4 8 (0.94%) SMTP
5 4 (0.47%) LDAP
6 2 (0.24%) Extranet
6 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.24%) Intranet
7 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (65.88%) SQL Server
2 148 (17.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 42 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 40 (4.72%) Relational Database
5 38 (4.49%) RDBMS
5 38 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (2.95%) MySQL
8 14 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.42%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.30%) SQLite
11 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.94%) Hadoop
12 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.71%) MarkLogic
14 5 (0.59%) BaseX
14 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.47%) Redis
15 4 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 513 (60.57%) NUnit
2 454 (53.60%) Moq
3 453 (53.48%) MSTest
4 441 (52.07%) Rhino Mocks
5 124 (14.64%) Visual Studio
6 114 (13.46%) Git (software)
7 94 (11.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 63 (7.44%) Maven
9 51 (6.02%) TeamCity
10 43 (5.08%) JUnit
11 36 (4.25%) Ant
11 36 (4.25%) Eclipse
12 31 (3.66%) ReSharper
13 23 (2.72%) Subversion
14 22 (2.60%) JIRA
15 20 (2.36%) NSubstitute
16 19 (2.24%) Jenkins
17 16 (1.89%) Selenium
18 12 (1.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 11 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 309 (36.48%) Finance
2 142 (16.77%) Banking
3 56 (6.61%) Law
4 48 (5.67%) Marketing
5 35 (4.13%) Retail
6 29 (3.42%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.53%) Advertising
10 11 (1.30%) Games
11 10 (1.18%) Publishing
12 8 (0.94%) Back Office
13 5 (0.59%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.47%) French Language
14 4 (0.47%) Legal
15 3 (0.35%) Billing
15 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.24%) Automotive
16 2 (0.24%) Electronics
16 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 763 (90.08%) Developer
2 608 (71.78%) .NET Developer
3 437 (51.59%) C# Developer
4 365 (43.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 177 (20.90%) WPF Developer
6 172 (20.31%) C# WPF Developer
7 121 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 117 (13.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 95 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 90 (10.63%) Graduate
11 85 (10.04%) Graduate Developer
12 84 (9.92%) Senior Developer
13 78 (9.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 72 (8.50%) .NET Software Developer
15 63 (7.44%) Junior
16 58 (6.85%) Junior Developer
17 55 (6.49%) Senior C# Developer
18 53 (6.26%) Junior .NET Developer
19 42 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
20 41 (4.84%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 723 (85.36%) .NET
2 460 (54.31%) Unity DI Container
3 455 (53.72%) ASP.NET
4 418 (49.35%) Ninject
5 405 (47.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 377 (44.51%) Castle Windsor
7 367 (43.33%) Spring.NET
8 345 (40.73%) WCF
9 335 (39.55%) WPF
10 285 (33.65%) WinForms
11 281 (33.18%) .NET Framework
12 271 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 212 (25.03%) HTML
14 169 (19.95%) CSS
15 166 (19.60%) AngularJS
16 157 (18.54%) ASP.NET Web API
17 146 (17.24%) jQuery
18 130 (15.35%) Web Services
19 125 (14.76%) HTML5
20 118 (13.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 122 (14.40%) Enterprise Software
2 111 (13.11%) Computer Science
3 77 (9.09%) Social Network
4 76 (8.97%) N-Tier
5 63 (7.44%) Client/Server
6 56 (6.61%) Tandem
7 28 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (2.95%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.13%) SWIFT
10 16 (1.89%) Blog
11 12 (1.42%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.42%) User Experience
12 11 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.18%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.94%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.83%) iPad
15 7 (0.83%) iPhone
16 5 (0.59%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.59%) Semantic Web
17 4 (0.47%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 343 (40.50%) Windows
2 23 (2.72%) Linux
2 23 (2.72%) Unix
3 7 (0.83%) Android
3 7 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 7 (0.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
4 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (74.62%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (64.46%) Dependency Injection
3 537 (63.40%) TDD
4 512 (60.45%) MVC
5 480 (56.67%) Scrum
6 460 (54.31%) Continuous Integration
7 390 (46.04%) Kanban
8 281 (33.18%) MVVM
9 190 (22.43%) OO
10 188 (22.20%) Web Application Development
11 149 (17.59%) Unit Testing
12 104 (12.28%) Multithreading
13 78 (9.21%) Web Development
14 77 (9.09%) SOLID
15 76 (8.97%) Software Engineering
16 70 (8.26%) OOA/OOD
17 69 (8.15%) OOD
18 68 (8.03%) OOP
19 59 (6.97%) SOA
20 56 (6.61%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 736 (86.89%) C#
2 231 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 224 (26.45%) SQL
4 114 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 92 (10.86%) Java
6 35 (4.13%) VB.NET
7 30 (3.54%) VB
8 26 (3.07%) XAML
9 17 (2.01%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.30%) Ruby
11 9 (1.06%) C++
12 7 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.71%) XQuery
14 5 (0.59%) XPath
15 4 (0.47%) AspectJ
15 4 (0.47%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.47%) PHP
15 4 (0.47%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.35%) ECMAScript
17 2 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 86 (10.15%) Degree
2 18 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.53%) MCSD
4 5 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) MCAD
5 1 (0.12%) MCP
5 1 (0.12%) MCPD
5 1 (0.12%) MCTS
5 1 (0.12%) OCP
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.42%) QA
2 18 (2.13%) ISO15022
2 18 (2.13%) ISO20022
3 3 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (0.83%) Docker
1 7 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 157 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 85 (10.04%) Facebook
3 79 (9.33%) Twitter
4 74 (8.74%) Oracle
5 24 (2.83%) DevExpress
6 23 (2.72%) BEA
6 23 (2.72%) Sybase
7 10 (1.18%) Hitachi
8 8 (0.94%) Google
9 7 (0.83%) VMware
10 5 (0.59%) RedGate
11 4 (0.47%) Akamai
11 4 (0.47%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.35%) Telerik
13 1 (0.12%) Apple
13 1 (0.12%) Hitwise
13 1 (0.12%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.12%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.12%) Syncfusion
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + working from home
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Excellent salary and package
Posted: 24 days ago