The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 176 179 179
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 34 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.17% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 0.55% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Inversion of Control
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1446 1282 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.94% 30.92% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1034 1159
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the West Midlands region.

Inversion of Control Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Inversion of Control
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Inversion of Control Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Inversion of Control
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 16 £45,000 -
Coventry -12 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Staffordshire -1 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Inversion of Control
England

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (98.31%) SQL Server
2 58 (98.31%) Dependency Injection
3 57 (96.61%) MSTest
3 57 (96.61%) Spring.NET
3 57 (96.61%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (96.61%) Kanban
3 57 (96.61%) Scrum
3 57 (96.61%) Rhino Mocks
3 57 (96.61%) Moq
3 57 (96.61%) Castle Windsor
3 57 (96.61%) Ninject
3 57 (96.61%) Unity DI Container
3 57 (96.61%) C#
3 57 (96.61%) TDD
3 57 (96.61%) NUnit
4 42 (71.19%) ASP.NET
4 42 (71.19%) Web Application Development
4 42 (71.19%) WCF
5 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (69.49%) MVC
6 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
7 17 (28.81%) WPF
7 17 (28.81%) MVVM
8 16 (27.12%) WinForms
8 16 (27.12%) Windows
9 14 (23.73%) Broadband
9 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
10 4 (6.78%) Finance

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (98.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (96.61%) MSTest
1 57 (96.61%) Rhino Mocks
1 57 (96.61%) Moq
1 57 (96.61%) NUnit
General
1 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (100.00%) Developer
2 58 (98.31%) .NET Developer
3 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (1.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (96.61%) Spring.NET
2 57 (96.61%) Castle Windsor
2 57 (96.61%) Ninject
2 57 (96.61%) Unity DI Container
3 42 (71.19%) ASP.NET
3 42 (71.19%) WCF
4 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (28.81%) WPF
6 16 (27.12%) WinForms
7 1 (1.69%) HTML
7 1 (1.69%) CSS
7 1 (1.69%) XML
7 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.69%) LINQ
7 1 (1.69%) jQuery
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Social Network
1 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (98.31%) Dependency Injection
2 57 (96.61%) Continuous Integration
2 57 (96.61%) Kanban
2 57 (96.61%) Scrum
2 57 (96.61%) TDD
3 42 (71.19%) Web Application Development
4 41 (69.49%) MVC
5 17 (28.81%) MVVM
6 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) C#
2 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.39%) VB
2 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.69%) VBA
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) VCP4
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Facebook
2 4 (6.78%) Twitter
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