The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Inversion of Control (IoC)
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 219 184
Rank change year-on-year +29 -35  
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 16 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.44% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 32
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4201 5425 4244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.98% 88.25% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3407 4373 3545
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Inversion of Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Inversion of Control in the West Midlands

Inversion of Control
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Inversion of Control in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Inversion of Control 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Staffordshire +12 8 £42,500 - 2
Birmingham +19 5 £37,500 -12.53% 1
Warwickshire +27 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Coventry +13 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Inversion of Control
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Inversion of Control.

1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
3 19 (65.52%) C#
4 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (62.07%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (55.17%) Scrum
6 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (48.28%) Java
8 13 (44.83%) TDD
8 13 (44.83%) Degree
9 12 (41.38%) WPF
9 12 (41.38%) Kanban
9 12 (41.38%) MSTest
9 12 (41.38%) Spring.NET
9 12 (41.38%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (41.38%) Moq
9 12 (41.38%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (41.38%) Ninject
9 12 (41.38%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
9 12 (41.38%) NUnit
9 12 (41.38%) WinForms
10 11 (37.93%) MVC
10 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
10 11 (37.93%) OOP
10 11 (37.93%) SOA
11 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
11 10 (34.48%) HTML
11 10 (34.48%) SOAP
11 10 (34.48%) Windows

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) EPiServer
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.90%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Broadband
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
4 9 (31.03%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.79%) Neo4j
5 4 (13.79%) Riak
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Moq
1 12 (41.38%) MSTest
1 12 (41.38%) NUnit
1 12 (41.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Gitweb
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Architect
4 8 (27.59%) Telecoms Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Software Architect
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Architect
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Database Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Graduate Java Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Junior
9 1 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Principal Technologist
9 1 (3.45%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (41.38%) Ninject
2 12 (41.38%) Spring.NET
2 12 (41.38%) Unity DI Container
2 12 (41.38%) WinForms
2 12 (41.38%) WPF
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) SOAP
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (31.03%) CSS
5 9 (31.03%) Velocity
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (20.69%) jQuery
7 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) Ajax
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (13.79%) Spring
8 4 (13.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 9 (31.03%) N-Tier
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (62.07%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (55.17%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (44.83%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) Kanban
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
6 11 (37.93%) OOP
6 11 (37.93%) SOA
7 10 (34.48%) High Availability
7 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
8 9 (31.03%) Functional Programming
8 9 (31.03%) Service Design
9 8 (27.59%) MVVM
10 6 (20.69%) Web Development
11 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
11 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
11 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
12 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
12 4 (13.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 9 (31.03%) Erlang
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) VB
6 7 (24.14%) TypeScript
7 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) MCSD
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago