The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Inversion of Control (IoC)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 161 155
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £24,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2131 2678 2747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.22% 90.47% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1729 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Inversion of Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Inversion of Control
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Inversion of Control in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Inversion of Control.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Facebook
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter
2 3 (75.00%) Social Network
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XAML

Inversion of Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Moq
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Facebook
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin