The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Inversion of Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Inversion of Control (IoC)
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 104 61
Rank change year-on-year +20 -43  
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 2 3 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.25% 0.26% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.29% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 39
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

Inversion of Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 699 1028 794
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.82% 90.33% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 573 889 710
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Inversion of Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Inversion of Control in Kent

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Inversion of Control in Kent

Inversion of Control
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 2 £55,000 -
Inversion of Control
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Inversion of Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Inversion of Control.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (87.50%) Unity DI Container
3 13 (81.25%) WPF
3 13 (81.25%) MVVM
3 13 (81.25%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (68.75%) MSTest
4 11 (68.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (68.75%) Moq
4 11 (68.75%) Castle Windsor
4 11 (68.75%) Ninject
4 11 (68.75%) Kanban
4 11 (68.75%) Spring.NET
4 11 (68.75%) NUnit
4 11 (68.75%) Scrum
4 11 (68.75%) WinForms
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (50.00%) Facebook
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter
5 8 (50.00%) Social Network
5 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel

Inversion of Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Moq
1 11 (68.75%) MSTest
1 11 (68.75%) NUnit
1 11 (68.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
3 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# WPF Developer
3 10 (62.50%) WPF Developer
4 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) Unity DI Container
3 13 (81.25%) WPF
4 11 (68.75%) Castle Windsor
4 11 (68.75%) Ninject
4 11 (68.75%) Spring.NET
4 11 (68.75%) WinForms
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
6 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (50.00%) Social Network
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 13 (81.25%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (81.25%) MVVM
4 11 (68.75%) Kanban
4 11 (68.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Facebook
1 8 (50.00%) Twitter
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Infragistics