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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 187 191 181
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 30 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.41% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 1.25% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 31
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
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
1763 1763 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.47% 32.67% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1438 1704
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
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 4 September 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
Coventry - 22 £47,500 - 3
Staffordshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Inversion of Control
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
1 56 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 56 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 52 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 50 (89.29%) Scrum
3 50 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (89.29%) TDD
3 50 (89.29%) NUnit
3 50 (89.29%) MSTest
3 50 (89.29%) Castle Windsor
3 50 (89.29%) Ninject
3 50 (89.29%) Unity DI Container
3 50 (89.29%) Kanban
3 50 (89.29%) Spring.NET
3 50 (89.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 50 (89.29%) Moq
4 46 (82.14%) ASP.NET
5 42 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 42 (75.00%) MVC
5 42 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (75.00%) WCF
5 42 (75.00%) Web Application Development
6 20 (35.71%) MVVM
6 20 (35.71%) WPF
6 20 (35.71%) WinForms
7 16 (28.57%) Windows
8 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
9 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 10 (17.86%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) Apache
1 4 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (92.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (89.29%) NUnit
1 50 (89.29%) MSTest
1 50 (89.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 50 (89.29%) Moq
General
1 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 54 (96.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior
4 3 (5.36%) Junior Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Graduate
5 1 (1.79%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (89.29%) Spring.NET
2 50 (89.29%) Castle Windsor
2 50 (89.29%) Ninject
2 50 (89.29%) Unity DI Container
3 46 (82.14%) ASP.NET
4 42 (75.00%) WCF
4 42 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (35.71%) WPF
5 20 (35.71%) WinForms
6 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
6 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 8 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (10.71%) Entity Framework
8 6 (10.71%) Web Services
8 6 (10.71%) RESTful
9 4 (7.14%) jQuery
9 4 (7.14%) HTML
9 4 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Social Network
1 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 56 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 50 (89.29%) Kanban
2 50 (89.29%) Scrum
2 50 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (89.29%) TDD
3 42 (75.00%) MVC
3 42 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 20 (35.71%) MVVM
5 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 8 (14.29%) VB
4 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) MCSD
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Facebook
2 6 (10.71%) Twitter
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Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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