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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 204 185 189
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 26 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 1.42% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1730 1763 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.08% 33.14% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1480 1184
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
Coventry - 9 £47,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 7 £50,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 5 £32,500 - 1
Warwickshire 0 4 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Birmingham -20 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Inversion of Control
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 38 (97.44%) Castle Windsor
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) TDD
2 38 (97.44%) SQL Server
3 37 (94.87%) NUnit
3 37 (94.87%) Scrum
3 37 (94.87%) Ninject
3 37 (94.87%) MSTest
3 37 (94.87%) Unity DI Container
3 37 (94.87%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (94.87%) Kanban
3 37 (94.87%) Spring.NET
3 37 (94.87%) Rhino Mocks
3 37 (94.87%) Moq
4 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
5 29 (74.36%) C#
6 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
7 27 (69.23%) MVC
7 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (69.23%) WCF
7 27 (69.23%) Web Application Development
8 12 (30.77%) Windows
9 11 (28.21%) WinForms
9 11 (28.21%) MVVM
9 11 (28.21%) WPF
10 10 (25.64%) VB
10 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
11 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (97.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (94.87%) NUnit
1 37 (94.87%) MSTest
1 37 (94.87%) Rhino Mocks
1 37 (94.87%) Moq
General
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.56%) Banking
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
1 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (97.44%) Castle Windsor
3 37 (94.87%) Ninject
3 37 (94.87%) Spring.NET
3 37 (94.87%) Unity DI Container
4 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
5 27 (69.23%) WCF
5 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (28.21%) WPF
6 11 (28.21%) WinForms
7 2 (5.13%) CSS
7 2 (5.13%) HTML
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.56%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) LINQ
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Tandem
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) TDD
3 37 (94.87%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (94.87%) Kanban
3 37 (94.87%) Scrum
4 27 (69.23%) Web Application Development
4 27 (69.23%) MVC
5 11 (28.21%) MVVM
6 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) VB
2 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Telerik
Wolverhampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago