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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 583 491 566
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +75
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 333 533 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 1.16% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 304 512 424
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
39200 45916 45246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.99% 42.42% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31973 36947 35341
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -75 323 £50,000 +11.11% 43
London +20 192 £60,000 +4.34% 18
North West +5 49 £35,000 - 7
South East -40 35 £43,500 -3.33% 9
Cheshire +32 31 £35,000 - 3
Warrington +13 31 £35,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +7 18 £27,500 - 1
Nottingham +7 18 £27,500 - 1
Manchester +4 18 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Midlands -2 18 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +7 13 £72,500 +31.81%
City of London +46 11 £50,000 - 5
East of England +17 10 £35,000 -32.36%
Hampshire +9 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Northwood - 9 £50,000 - 1
Orpington 0 8 £47,500 -13.63%
West Midlands -41 7 £35,250 -21.66% 1
North East 0 6 - -
Tyne and Wear 0 6 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 6 - -
Crawley -7 6 £57,500 +35.29% 2
West Sussex -9 6 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Portsmouth - 6 £35,000 -
Berkshire +17 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Brighton +2 5 £43,500 -3.33% 2
East Sussex -8 5 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Kent -24 5 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hammersmith - 5 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £45,000 -
Scotland +24 4 £45,000 -10.89%

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 668 (89.42%) .NET
2 651 (87.15%) C#
3 620 (83.00%) Agile Software Development
4 557 (74.56%) TDD
5 514 (68.81%) Scrum
5 514 (68.81%) SQL Server
6 453 (60.64%) Unity DI Container
7 447 (59.84%) Continuous Integration
8 434 (58.10%) MVC
9 432 (57.83%) Dependency Injection
10 425 (56.89%) NUnit
11 413 (55.29%) Ninject
12 398 (53.28%) Kanban
13 392 (52.48%) ASP.NET
14 386 (51.67%) Rhino Mocks
15 383 (51.27%) Moq
15 383 (51.27%) MSTest
16 375 (50.20%) WPF
17 369 (49.40%) Castle Windsor
18 367 (49.13%) Spring.NET
19 346 (46.32%) ASP.NET MVC
20 328 (43.91%) WCF
21 322 (43.11%) MVVM
22 301 (40.29%) Windows
23 276 (36.95%) WinForms
24 250 (33.47%) Finance
25 212 (28.38%) .NET Framework
26 199 (26.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 190 (25.44%) JavaScript
28 182 (24.36%) HTML

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 51 (6.83%) IIS
2 24 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (2.68%) CMS
4 15 (2.01%) NServiceBus
5 14 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.61%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.94%) Orchard CMS
9 6 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.67%) JBoss
10 5 (0.67%) Jetty
10 5 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.40%) Confluence
12 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.27%) Kentico
Applications
1 54 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.54%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (1.34%) Beauchamp
2 7 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.40%) BASE24
5 2 (0.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.87%) GitHub
4 7 (0.94%) SaaS
5 4 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (8.43%) Internet
2 12 (1.61%) Broadband
3 10 (1.34%) Intranet
4 7 (0.94%) Firewall
4 7 (0.94%) SMTP
5 5 (0.67%) HTTP
6 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.27%) SAN
8 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 514 (68.81%) SQL Server
2 155 (20.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 40 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (4.42%) NoSQL
6 29 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 19 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.61%) MySQL
11 12 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.47%) MOLAP
13 9 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 9 (1.20%) Power BI
14 8 (1.07%) Hazelcast
15 6 (0.80%) DB2
15 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 425 (56.89%) NUnit
2 386 (51.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 383 (51.27%) Moq
3 383 (51.27%) MSTest
4 87 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 83 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 82 (10.98%) Visual Studio
7 60 (8.03%) TeamCity
8 39 (5.22%) Maven
9 38 (5.09%) Subversion
10 26 (3.48%) Selenium
11 23 (3.08%) ReSharper
12 22 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
13 21 (2.81%) JIRA
14 19 (2.54%) Ant
15 18 (2.41%) Mercurial
16 16 (2.14%) Gradle
17 14 (1.87%) Jenkins
18 13 (1.74%) JUnit
19 12 (1.61%) NSubstitute
General
1 250 (33.47%) Finance
2 86 (11.51%) Banking
3 79 (10.58%) Marketing
4 29 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.61%) Retail
6 17 (2.28%) Advertising
7 14 (1.87%) Games
8 13 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.47%) Back Office
9 11 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.47%) Front Office
10 8 (1.07%) Law
11 7 (0.94%) Publishing
12 6 (0.80%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 710 (95.05%) Developer
2 565 (75.64%) .NET Developer
3 336 (44.98%) C# Developer
4 301 (40.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 146 (19.54%) WPF Developer
6 145 (19.41%) C# WPF Developer
7 98 (13.12%) Graduate
7 98 (13.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 98 (13.12%) Graduate Developer
8 89 (11.91%) Senior Developer
9 85 (11.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 79 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 78 (10.44%) Junior
11 78 (10.44%) Junior Developer
12 75 (10.04%) Junior .NET Developer
13 66 (8.84%) ASP.NET Developer
14 62 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 52 (6.96%) Lead Developer
15 52 (6.96%) SQL Developer
16 47 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 668 (89.42%) .NET
2 453 (60.64%) Unity DI Container
3 413 (55.29%) Ninject
4 392 (52.48%) ASP.NET
5 375 (50.20%) WPF
6 369 (49.40%) Castle Windsor
7 367 (49.13%) Spring.NET
8 346 (46.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 328 (43.91%) WCF
10 276 (36.95%) WinForms
11 212 (28.38%) .NET Framework
12 199 (26.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 182 (24.36%) HTML
14 172 (23.03%) CSS
15 165 (22.09%) AngularJS
16 156 (20.88%) jQuery
17 126 (16.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 126 (16.87%) Web Services
18 107 (14.32%) HTML5
19 94 (12.58%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 106 (14.19%) Computer Science
2 99 (13.25%) Enterprise Software
3 65 (8.70%) Tandem
4 52 (6.96%) Social Network
5 34 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 32 (4.28%) N-Tier
7 27 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (3.48%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.74%) Blog
10 12 (1.61%) Derivative
10 12 (1.61%) Online Games
10 12 (1.61%) User Experience
11 11 (1.47%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.94%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.80%) Animation
14 6 (0.80%) Clustering
15 5 (0.67%) Equities
15 5 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 301 (40.29%) Windows
2 24 (3.21%) Unix
3 18 (2.41%) Android
4 16 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.47%) Linux
6 9 (1.20%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (83.00%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (74.56%) TDD
3 514 (68.81%) Scrum
4 447 (59.84%) Continuous Integration
5 434 (58.10%) MVC
6 432 (57.83%) Dependency Injection
7 398 (53.28%) Kanban
8 322 (43.11%) MVVM
9 182 (24.36%) Web Application Development
10 146 (19.54%) OO
11 123 (16.47%) Unit Testing
12 91 (12.18%) SOLID
13 83 (11.11%) BDD
14 70 (9.37%) SDLC
15 67 (8.97%) OOP
16 63 (8.43%) OOD
17 61 (8.17%) Software Engineering
18 50 (6.69%) SOA
19 45 (6.02%) Multithreading
20 44 (5.89%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 651 (87.15%) C#
2 190 (25.44%) JavaScript
3 180 (24.10%) SQL
4 108 (14.46%) T-SQL
5 77 (10.31%) Java
6 60 (8.03%) VB.NET
7 59 (7.90%) VB
8 26 (3.48%) PL/SQL
9 22 (2.95%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.54%) C++
11 14 (1.87%) Ruby
12 13 (1.74%) XAML
13 10 (1.34%) ActionScript
13 10 (1.34%) ECMAScript
14 9 (1.20%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.80%) Perl
16 4 (0.54%) C
16 4 (0.54%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.54%) XPath
17 3 (0.40%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 54 (7.23%) Degree
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.27%) 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 54 (7.23%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) ISO15022
2 3 (0.40%) ISO20022
System Software
1 20 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
2 12 (1.61%) Docker
3 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.27%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Graphite
3 1 (0.13%) logstash
3 1 (0.13%) StatsD
3 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 164 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.43%) Facebook
3 57 (7.63%) Oracle
4 53 (7.10%) Twitter
5 17 (2.28%) Google
5 17 (2.28%) Tableau
6 16 (2.14%) DevExpress
7 13 (1.74%) Sybase
8 12 (1.61%) Sun
8 12 (1.61%) Xamarin
9 9 (1.20%) Apigee
9 9 (1.20%) RedGate
10 6 (0.80%) Kony
10 6 (0.80%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.80%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.67%) Infragistics
11 5 (0.67%) Syncfusion
12 4 (0.54%) Akamai
13 2 (0.27%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.27%) EqualLogic
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwood, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-65k
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-50k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-45k+Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan
Liga Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus (in contract)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits package
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE, pension, free breakfast
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Kent
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