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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 545 518 461
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -57
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 426 476 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.45% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 1.13% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 401 456 515
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
43284 42305 42447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.28% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34684 34230 33014
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
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 14 February 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 14 February 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 -21 405 £45,000 - 58
London +37 185 £60,000 +4.34% 23
South East -29 88 £45,000 +5.88% 13
North West +19 40 £35,000 - 5
City of London +63 33 £60,000 - 9
Cheshire +31 29 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Warrington +6 28 £35,000 +16.66% 3
West Midlands -36 24 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Midlands +7 22 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Nottingham +20 21 £27,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire +19 21 £27,500 - 3
East Sussex +13 21 £45,000 - 1
Brighton -1 21 £45,000 - 1
South West -13 21 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Bristol +4 20 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Berkshire +9 19 £60,000 +33.33% 3
West Sussex 0 17 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Buckinghamshire - 16 £45,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 13 £45,000 - 2
Reading -7 11 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -8 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Yorkshire +2 10 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Yorkshire -2 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
East Grinstead - 10 £50,000 -
Horsham - 7 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £40,000 -
Manchester +14 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Staffordshire +6 6 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Leeds -5 6 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Kent -36 6 £45,000 +20.00% 3

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 864 (90.47%) .NET
2 831 (87.02%) C#
3 756 (79.16%) Agile Software Development
4 697 (72.98%) TDD
5 662 (69.32%) Dependency Injection
6 658 (68.90%) SQL Server
7 624 (65.34%) Scrum
8 614 (64.29%) MVC
9 592 (61.99%) NUnit
10 578 (60.52%) Unity DI Container
11 567 (59.37%) ASP.NET
12 551 (57.70%) Moq
13 550 (57.59%) MSTest
14 544 (56.96%) Continuous Integration
15 540 (56.54%) Rhino Mocks
16 514 (53.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 513 (53.72%) Kanban
18 510 (53.40%) Ninject
19 488 (51.10%) Castle Windsor
20 478 (50.05%) Spring.NET
21 446 (46.70%) WCF
22 388 (40.63%) Windows
23 382 (40.00%) WPF
24 338 (35.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 337 (35.29%) MVVM
26 330 (34.55%) WinForms
27 306 (32.04%) .NET Framework
28 303 (31.73%) Web Application Development
29 279 (29.21%) Finance
30 250 (26.18%) JavaScript

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 30 (3.14%) IIS
1 30 (3.14%) WebSphere
2 29 (3.04%) Node.js
3 28 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (2.62%) JBoss
5 22 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 22 (2.30%) WebLogic
6 18 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.88%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.68%) CMS
8 13 (1.36%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.36%) Jetty
9 5 (0.52%) Confluence
10 4 (0.42%) Facebook Platform
10 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.21%) Drupal
12 2 (0.21%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.21%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 54 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.42%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.25%) SaaS
3 17 (1.78%) GitHub
4 12 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.31%) Trello
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.98%) Internet
2 28 (2.93%) HTTP
3 17 (1.78%) Broadband
4 15 (1.57%) Firewall
4 15 (1.57%) SMTP
5 4 (0.42%) Intranet
6 2 (0.21%) Extranet
6 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.10%) LDAP
7 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 658 (68.90%) SQL Server
2 126 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 46 (4.82%) NoSQL
3 46 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 46 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 25 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.20%) MySQL
7 20 (2.09%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.47%) MS Access
10 13 (1.36%) SQLite
11 7 (0.73%) Redis
12 6 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.63%) Riak
13 5 (0.52%) MarkLogic
13 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 592 (61.99%) NUnit
2 551 (57.70%) Moq
3 550 (57.59%) MSTest
4 540 (56.54%) Rhino Mocks
5 102 (10.68%) Visual Studio
6 94 (9.84%) Git (software)
7 90 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (5.76%) TeamCity
9 39 (4.08%) Maven
9 39 (4.08%) Subversion
10 32 (3.35%) JUnit
11 28 (2.93%) Ant
12 27 (2.83%) Grunt
13 24 (2.51%) Eclipse
14 23 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 22 (2.30%) JIRA
16 21 (2.20%) Bower
17 19 (1.99%) Selenium
18 18 (1.88%) NCrunch
19 16 (1.68%) ReSharper
General
1 279 (29.21%) Finance
2 147 (15.39%) Banking
3 55 (5.76%) Retail
4 44 (4.61%) Law
5 43 (4.50%) Marketing
6 36 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 21 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 20 (2.09%) Games
9 14 (1.47%) Front Office
9 14 (1.47%) Music Industry
10 9 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.73%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.52%) Advertising
13 4 (0.42%) Legal
14 3 (0.31%) Automotive
14 3 (0.31%) Billing
15 2 (0.21%) Electronics
15 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 848 (88.80%) Developer
2 691 (72.36%) .NET Developer
3 410 (42.93%) C# Developer
4 366 (38.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 180 (18.85%) WPF Developer
6 179 (18.74%) C# WPF Developer
7 114 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 111 (11.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 98 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
10 93 (9.74%) Graduate
11 88 (9.21%) Graduate Developer
12 80 (8.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 76 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 71 (7.43%) Senior Developer
15 67 (7.02%) Junior
16 62 (6.49%) Junior Developer
17 57 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
17 57 (5.97%) Junior .NET Developer
18 39 (4.08%) Software Engineer
19 37 (3.87%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 864 (90.47%) .NET
2 578 (60.52%) Unity DI Container
3 567 (59.37%) ASP.NET
4 514 (53.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 510 (53.40%) Ninject
6 488 (51.10%) Castle Windsor
7 478 (50.05%) Spring.NET
8 446 (46.70%) WCF
9 382 (40.00%) WPF
10 338 (35.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 330 (34.55%) WinForms
12 306 (32.04%) .NET Framework
13 203 (21.26%) HTML
14 199 (20.84%) CSS
15 156 (16.34%) AngularJS
16 152 (15.92%) Web Services
17 146 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 144 (15.08%) jQuery
19 142 (14.87%) Entity Framework
20 140 (14.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 127 (13.30%) Enterprise Software
2 109 (11.41%) Computer Science
3 79 (8.27%) Social Network
4 74 (7.75%) Tandem
5 52 (5.45%) Client/Server
6 46 (4.82%) N-Tier
7 31 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (2.62%) Mathematics
9 23 (2.41%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.09%) Blog
11 19 (1.99%) User Experience
12 16 (1.68%) Visualisation
13 12 (1.26%) SWIFT
14 10 (1.05%) Market Risk
15 9 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.73%) iPad
16 7 (0.73%) iPhone
17 6 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
17 6 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
18 4 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 388 (40.63%) Windows
2 27 (2.83%) Linux
3 22 (2.30%) Unix
4 17 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.47%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.26%) Windows 8
6 12 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.94%) Android
7 9 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (79.16%) Agile Software Development
2 697 (72.98%) TDD
3 662 (69.32%) Dependency Injection
4 624 (65.34%) Scrum
5 614 (64.29%) MVC
6 544 (56.96%) Continuous Integration
7 513 (53.72%) Kanban
8 337 (35.29%) MVVM
9 303 (31.73%) Web Application Development
10 228 (23.87%) OO
11 138 (14.45%) Unit Testing
12 109 (11.41%) Multithreading
13 81 (8.48%) SOLID
14 71 (7.43%) Domain-Driven Design
15 69 (7.23%) Software Engineering
16 61 (6.39%) OOA/OOD
17 58 (6.07%) OOP
18 57 (5.97%) BDD
19 50 (5.24%) OOD
20 42 (4.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 831 (87.02%) C#
2 250 (26.18%) JavaScript
3 226 (23.66%) SQL
4 88 (9.21%) T-SQL
5 81 (8.48%) Java
6 35 (3.66%) VB
7 34 (3.56%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.47%) VBScript
9 11 (1.15%) Ruby
10 9 (0.94%) XAML
11 8 (0.84%) ECMAScript
12 7 (0.73%) PHP
13 6 (0.63%) XPath
14 5 (0.52%) XQuery
15 4 (0.42%) Perl
15 4 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.31%) C
16 3 (0.31%) Python
17 2 (0.21%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 97 (10.16%) Degree
2 16 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.57%) MCSD
4 4 (0.42%) MCP
4 4 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.31%) MCAD
5 3 (0.31%) MCTS
6 1 (0.10%) MCPD
6 1 (0.10%) OCP
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.56%) QA
2 12 (1.26%) ISO15022
2 12 (1.26%) ISO20022
3 4 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (1.57%) Docker
2 9 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.21%) Puppet
2 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 215 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 83 (8.69%) Facebook
3 82 (8.59%) Oracle
4 81 (8.48%) Twitter
5 21 (2.20%) Sybase
6 20 (2.09%) BEA
7 12 (1.26%) EPiServer
7 12 (1.26%) Google
8 10 (1.05%) Hitachi
9 9 (0.94%) VMware
10 7 (0.73%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.73%) hybris
10 7 (0.73%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.52%) ATG
11 5 (0.52%) Demandware
12 4 (0.42%) IBM
12 4 (0.42%) Infragistics
12 4 (0.42%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.42%) Sun
12 4 (0.42%) Xamarin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Learn Direct
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive, Contributory Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reco Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Logix Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £47000 Per Annum + healthcare + laptop + 25 days' hols + bank
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive+Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago