The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 515 454 507
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +53
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 440 494 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.38% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 423 454 403
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37071 35709 38387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.78% 32.74% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29487 29235 32497
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 11 July 2014 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 11 July 2014. 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 -42 422 £45,000 +12.50% 47
London -35 163 £55,000 - 13
South East -67 87 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North West +33 43 £35,000 +27.27% 8
East of England -6 38 £37,500 - 4
Cheshire +28 37 £35,000 +40.00% 6
Warrington +12 37 £35,000 +40.00% 4
City of London +5 31 £62,500 +5.93% 1
South West +4 31 £52,500 +75.00% 4
Berkshire +3 31 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bristol +28 29 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 23 £37,500 - 2
Cambridge +3 23 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands -45 21 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Yorkshire -24 19 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Yorkshire -31 19 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Kent -4 15 £37,500 -14.28% 4
Leeds -29 15 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Reading -6 14 £53,750 +34.37% 2
Surrey -7 10 £53,750 +34.37% 2
Bracknell - 10 £45,000 - 1
Maidstone -6 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Sussex -42 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Brighton -44 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Lincolnshire - 9 £45,000 -
Hampshire -7 8 £48,125 +92.50% 1
Wales -9 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Essex -13 8 £55,000 +10.00%
West Midlands -19 8 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Worcestershire - 8 £50,000 - 1

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 946 (89.75%) .NET
2 885 (83.97%) C#
3 855 (81.12%) TDD
4 779 (73.91%) MVC
5 776 (73.62%) ASP.NET
6 752 (71.35%) Scrum
7 678 (64.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 665 (63.09%) SQL Server
9 659 (62.52%) Dependency Injection
10 639 (60.63%) WCF
11 627 (59.49%) Unity DI Container
12 619 (58.73%) Continuous Integration
13 601 (57.02%) NUnit
14 583 (55.31%) Moq
15 578 (54.84%) Kanban
16 569 (53.98%) Castle Windsor
17 551 (52.28%) Ninject
18 543 (51.52%) MSTest
19 527 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
20 519 (49.24%) Spring.NET
21 497 (47.15%) WPF
22 456 (43.26%) WinForms
23 455 (43.17%) Windows
24 437 (41.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 433 (41.08%) MVVM
26 408 (38.71%) Razor View Engine
27 392 (37.19%) Web Application Development
28 331 (31.40%) HTML
29 321 (30.46%) jQuery
30 299 (28.37%) CSS

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 40 (3.80%) Node.js
2 37 (3.51%) WebLogic
2 37 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 34 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 28 (2.66%) CMS
5 26 (2.47%) Sitefinity
5 26 (2.47%) Orchard CMS
5 26 (2.47%) NServiceBus
6 21 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.90%) Apache Solr
8 19 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (1.80%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.52%) IIS
10 15 (1.42%) Apache
10 15 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
10 15 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (1.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 44 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (1.52%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.57%) nopCommerce
5 5 (0.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.09%) SaaS
4 11 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 95 (9.01%) Internet
2 12 (1.14%) HTTP
3 7 (0.66%) Intranet
4 2 (0.19%) LDAP
4 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.095%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 665 (63.09%) SQL Server
2 117 (11.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 73 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 70 (6.64%) Relational Database
6 53 (5.03%) MySQL
7 47 (4.46%) Big Data
8 45 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 44 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 42 (3.98%) MongoDB
11 29 (2.75%) Neo4j
12 27 (2.56%) RavenDB
12 27 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (1.61%) OLAP
15 16 (1.52%) QlikView
16 15 (1.42%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
18 7 (0.66%) CouchDB
18 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 601 (57.02%) NUnit
2 583 (55.31%) Moq
3 543 (51.52%) MSTest
4 527 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 141 (13.38%) Visual Studio
6 111 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 105 (9.96%) Git (software)
8 95 (9.01%) Subversion
9 78 (7.40%) Selenium
10 54 (5.12%) JUnit
11 49 (4.65%) Ant
12 47 (4.46%) TeamCity
13 45 (4.27%) Jenkins
14 41 (3.89%) SpecFlow
15 39 (3.70%) MSBuild
16 38 (3.61%) Maven
17 33 (3.13%) Eclipse
18 30 (2.85%) Eclipse RCP
19 25 (2.37%) JIRA
20 24 (2.28%) Mocha
General
1 281 (26.66%) Finance
2 136 (12.90%) Banking
3 85 (8.06%) Retail
4 32 (3.04%) French Language
5 29 (2.75%) Marketing
5 29 (2.75%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.09%) Advertising
7 20 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.76%) Electronics
9 8 (0.76%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.66%) Publishing
10 7 (0.66%) Games
11 4 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.28%) Automotive
13 2 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.095%) Legal
Job Titles
1 941 (89.28%) Developer
2 711 (67.46%) .NET Developer
3 232 (22.01%) C# Developer
4 199 (18.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 127 (12.05%) Senior Developer
6 115 (10.91%) Graduate
7 114 (10.82%) Graduate Developer
7 114 (10.82%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 106 (10.06%) Junior
8 106 (10.06%) Junior Developer
9 105 (9.96%) Junior .NET Developer
10 92 (8.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 77 (7.31%) Senior .NET Developer
12 69 (6.55%) ASP.NET Developer
13 63 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
14 61 (5.79%) Software Engineer
15 60 (5.69%) Web Developer
16 44 (4.17%) Java Developer
17 43 (4.08%) Programmer
18 37 (3.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 946 (89.75%) .NET
2 776 (73.62%) ASP.NET
3 678 (64.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 639 (60.63%) WCF
5 627 (59.49%) Unity DI Container
6 569 (53.98%) Castle Windsor
7 551 (52.28%) Ninject
8 519 (49.24%) Spring.NET
9 497 (47.15%) WPF
10 456 (43.26%) WinForms
11 437 (41.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 408 (38.71%) Razor View Engine
13 331 (31.40%) HTML
14 321 (30.46%) jQuery
15 299 (28.37%) CSS
16 291 (27.61%) .NET Framework
17 197 (18.69%) HTML5
18 145 (13.76%) Web Services
19 130 (12.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 117 (11.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 181 (17.17%) Computer Science
2 131 (12.43%) Enterprise Software
3 78 (7.40%) Tandem
4 76 (7.21%) Social Network
5 59 (5.60%) Client/Server
6 48 (4.55%) Blog
7 34 (3.23%) N-Tier
8 30 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 30 (2.85%) SWIFT
9 28 (2.66%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.80%) Open Source
11 11 (1.04%) Xbox
11 11 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.76%) DTV
13 7 (0.66%) DataPower
14 6 (0.57%) Online Banking
15 4 (0.38%) Derivative
15 4 (0.38%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (0.38%) Streaming Music
15 4 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 455 (43.17%) Windows
2 40 (3.80%) Android
3 37 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 24 (2.28%) Linux
4 24 (2.28%) UNIX
5 6 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 855 (81.12%) TDD
2 779 (73.91%) MVC
3 752 (71.35%) Scrum
4 659 (62.52%) Dependency Injection
5 619 (58.73%) Continuous Integration
6 578 (54.84%) Kanban
7 433 (41.08%) MVVM
8 392 (37.19%) Web Application Development
9 239 (22.68%) OO
10 229 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
11 217 (20.59%) Unit Testing
12 146 (13.85%) Software Engineering
13 136 (12.90%) BDD
14 106 (10.06%) E-Commerce
15 100 (9.49%) Web Development
16 96 (9.11%) OOP
17 84 (7.97%) OOD
18 74 (7.02%) OOA/OOD
19 66 (6.26%) SOA
20 55 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 885 (83.97%) C#
2 279 (26.47%) JavaScript
2 279 (26.47%) SQL
3 116 (11.01%) VB.NET
4 111 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 99 (9.39%) Java
6 98 (9.30%) VB
7 35 (3.32%) Ruby
8 21 (1.99%) PowerShell
9 20 (1.90%) F#
10 16 (1.52%) VBA
10 16 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 15 (1.42%) C
12 14 (1.33%) XPath
13 11 (1.04%) XQuery
14 10 (0.95%) C++
15 9 (0.85%) XAML
16 8 (0.76%) Python
17 7 (0.66%) ECMAScript
17 7 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 222 (21.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 212 (20.11%) MCAD
2 212 (20.11%) MCSD
3 207 (19.64%) MCP
4 195 (18.50%) MCTS
5 137 (13.00%) Degree
6 5 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.095%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.095%) PhD
8 1 (0.095%) CCNA
8 1 (0.095%) CISSP
8 1 (0.095%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.095%) CISA
8 1 (0.095%) CISM
8 1 (0.095%) GIAC
8 1 (0.095%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.61%) QA
2 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.47%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.095%) Nagios
Vendors
1 296 (28.08%) Microsoft
2 85 (8.06%) Twitter
3 73 (6.93%) Oracle
4 67 (6.36%) Facebook
5 52 (4.93%) Sitecore
6 40 (3.80%) IBM
7 39 (3.70%) EPiServer
8 37 (3.51%) JBoss
9 33 (3.13%) Google
9 33 (3.13%) VMware
10 11 (1.04%) SAP
11 8 (0.76%) DevExpress
12 7 (0.66%) Splunk
12 7 (0.66%) Kony
13 6 (0.57%) Endeca
14 3 (0.28%) Sybase
14 3 (0.28%) HP
15 2 (0.19%) Sage
15 2 (0.19%) Omniture
16 1 (0.095%) Telerik
Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago