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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Inversion of Control (IoC)
UK
Rank 533 559 531
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 330 399 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.94% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 308 368 448
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £63,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
33630 42662 42514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.52% 42.73% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27411 34204 34450
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +43 312 £50,000 +11.11% 34
London +37 141 £57,500 - 16
North West -1 49 £37,500 +7.14% 6
South East +10 35 £42,500 -5.55% 5
South West +35 31 £52,500 +23.52% 2
East of England +35 28 £50,000 +25.00%
Bristol +12 24 £52,500 +23.52%
City of London +40 23 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Manchester 0 20 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Midlands +11 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cambridgeshire +23 16 £57,500 +94.91%
Cambridge +20 16 £57,500 +94.91%
Staffordshire +12 15 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Warrington +1 15 £35,000 -
Cheshire -2 15 £35,000 - 2
Kent +15 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire +27 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Lancashire -6 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £70,000 - 1
Merseyside - 7 £52,500 - 1
Bournemouth +35 6 £27,500 -29.48% 1
Dorset +28 6 £27,500 -29.48% 1
Yorkshire +26 6 £25,000 -47.36%
Maidstone - 5 £55,000 - 1
St Helens - 5 £52,500 - 1
Ipswich - 5 £50,000 -
Fareham - 5 £37,500 - 1
York - 5 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £25,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £50,000 -

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 591 (90.78%) .NET
2 557 (85.56%) C#
3 549 (84.33%) Agile Software Development
4 499 (76.65%) TDD
5 450 (69.12%) Scrum
6 436 (66.97%) SQL Server
7 366 (56.22%) Continuous Integration
8 359 (55.15%) MVC
9 357 (54.84%) Dependency Injection
10 346 (53.15%) Unity DI Container
11 345 (53.00%) Kanban
12 337 (51.77%) NUnit
13 336 (51.61%) ASP.NET
14 325 (49.92%) Ninject
15 322 (49.46%) Castle Windsor
16 314 (48.23%) WPF
17 313 (48.08%) Spring.NET
18 311 (47.77%) Moq
19 309 (47.47%) MSTest
20 308 (47.31%) Rhino Mocks
21 287 (44.09%) Windows
22 277 (42.55%) MVVM
23 276 (42.40%) ASP.NET MVC
24 249 (38.25%) WCF
24 249 (38.25%) WinForms
25 238 (36.56%) Finance
26 198 (30.41%) .NET Framework
27 191 (29.34%) Microsoft
28 178 (27.34%) JavaScript
29 165 (25.35%) SQL Server 2014

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 42 (6.45%) IIS
2 22 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.00%) NServiceBus
5 12 (1.84%) CMS
5 12 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.23%) Jetty
6 8 (1.23%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.92%) Apache
8 5 (0.77%) JBoss
8 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.61%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.61%) Kentico
9 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 73 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.46%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.30%) GitHub
4 5 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.46%) PaaS
5 3 (0.46%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) Heroku
7 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.15%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.99%) Internet
2 16 (2.46%) Broadband
3 6 (0.92%) HTTP
4 4 (0.61%) Intranet
5 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) Firewall
6 1 (0.15%) SAN
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (66.97%) SQL Server
2 165 (25.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 54 (8.29%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.07%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (2.92%) MongoDB
9 18 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (2.30%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.84%) MySQL
13 11 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.69%) MOLAP
14 10 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (1.38%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.38%) Redis
16 7 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.08%) Hazelcast
16 7 (1.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 337 (51.77%) NUnit
2 311 (47.77%) Moq
3 309 (47.47%) MSTest
4 308 (47.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 83 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 71 (10.91%) Git (software)
7 56 (8.60%) TeamCity
8 43 (6.61%) Visual Studio
9 34 (5.22%) Subversion
10 22 (3.38%) Selenium
11 20 (3.07%) Jenkins
11 20 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
12 18 (2.76%) Maven
13 17 (2.61%) Mercurial
14 14 (2.15%) JIRA
15 13 (2.00%) SpecFlow
16 12 (1.84%) ReSharper
17 10 (1.54%) LINQPad
18 8 (1.23%) Jasmine
19 7 (1.08%) Gradle
General
1 238 (36.56%) Finance
2 76 (11.67%) Banking
3 63 (9.68%) Marketing
4 30 (4.61%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.30%) Games
7 10 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.92%) Advertising
9 6 (0.92%) Retail
10 4 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) Military
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 598 (91.86%) Developer
2 480 (73.73%) .NET Developer
3 282 (43.32%) C# Developer
4 258 (39.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 128 (19.66%) C# WPF Developer
5 128 (19.66%) WPF Developer
6 82 (12.60%) Graduate
6 82 (12.60%) Graduate Developer
7 81 (12.44%) .NET Software Developer
7 81 (12.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 71 (10.91%) Senior Developer
9 70 (10.75%) ASP.NET Developer
9 70 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 70 (10.75%) Junior
9 70 (10.75%) Junior Developer
10 66 (10.14%) Junior .NET Developer
11 64 (9.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 42 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
13 39 (5.99%) Lead Developer
14 37 (5.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (90.78%) .NET
2 346 (53.15%) Unity DI Container
3 336 (51.61%) ASP.NET
4 325 (49.92%) Ninject
5 322 (49.46%) Castle Windsor
6 314 (48.23%) WPF
7 313 (48.08%) Spring.NET
8 276 (42.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 249 (38.25%) WCF
9 249 (38.25%) WinForms
10 198 (30.41%) .NET Framework
11 163 (25.04%) HTML
12 156 (23.96%) AngularJS
13 154 (23.66%) CSS
14 138 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 130 (19.97%) jQuery
16 126 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
17 104 (15.98%) Web Services
18 98 (15.05%) HTML5
19 84 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 107 (16.44%) Enterprise Software
2 100 (15.36%) Computer Science
3 58 (8.91%) Social Network
4 42 (6.45%) Tandem
5 27 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.15%) Mobile App
6 26 (3.99%) Client/Server
7 24 (3.69%) Fintech
8 18 (2.76%) N-Tier
9 14 (2.15%) User Experience
10 11 (1.69%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.08%) Derivative
11 7 (1.08%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.08%) Online Games
12 6 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.92%) Blog
13 5 (0.77%) Animation
13 5 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.61%) Mobile Games
15 3 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 287 (44.09%) Windows
2 15 (2.30%) Android
3 14 (2.15%) Linux
4 12 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.38%) Unix
7 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (84.33%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (76.65%) TDD
3 450 (69.12%) Scrum
4 366 (56.22%) Continuous Integration
5 359 (55.15%) MVC
6 357 (54.84%) Dependency Injection
7 345 (53.00%) Kanban
8 277 (42.55%) MVVM
9 130 (19.97%) OO
10 123 (18.89%) Web Application Development
11 97 (14.90%) SOLID
12 92 (14.13%) BDD
13 86 (13.21%) OOP
13 86 (13.21%) Unit Testing
14 59 (9.06%) OOD
15 52 (7.99%) SDLC
16 50 (7.68%) Software Engineering
17 49 (7.53%) Multithreading
18 40 (6.14%) Domain-Driven Design
19 38 (5.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 557 (85.56%) C#
2 178 (27.34%) JavaScript
3 161 (24.73%) SQL
4 81 (12.44%) Java
5 66 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 62 (9.52%) VB
7 58 (8.91%) T-SQL
8 22 (3.38%) TypeScript
9 12 (1.84%) C++
9 12 (1.84%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.38%) ECMAScript
10 9 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.08%) ActionScript
12 7 (1.08%) Erlang
12 7 (1.08%) Ruby
13 5 (0.77%) XPath
14 4 (0.61%) XAML
14 4 (0.61%) XQuery
15 3 (0.46%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 70 (10.75%) Degree
2 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.15%) MCAD
3 1 (0.15%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) MCPD
3 1 (0.15%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.91%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (2.76%) Docker
2 8 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.77%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.61%) Marathon
3 4 (0.61%) Mesos
4 3 (0.46%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 191 (29.34%) Microsoft
2 58 (8.91%) Facebook
2 58 (8.91%) Twitter
3 26 (3.99%) Oracle
4 23 (3.53%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.54%) Apigee
7 9 (1.38%) Google
7 9 (1.38%) Tableau
8 7 (1.08%) SAP
9 5 (0.77%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.61%) Adobe
10 4 (0.61%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.46%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.46%) Mashery
11 3 (0.46%) RedGate
11 3 (0.46%) Sun
12 2 (0.31%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.31%) Cognos
13 1 (0.15%) Sybase
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Maidstone, Kent
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Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
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St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Denbigh, Clwyd
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Crowborough, East Sussex
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