Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Inversion of Control (IoC)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 324 259
Rank change year-on-year +16 -65 +30
Permanent jobs citing Inversion of Control 18 19 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.16% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.18% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 65
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £23,750 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £47,375 £46,950 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.32% +5.56% -

Inversion of Control is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8965 10288 9615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.95% 89.17% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7269 8051 7937
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Inversion of Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Inversion of Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 6 £37,500 +6.38%
Coventry +4 4 £37,500 -9.64%
Warwickshire - 4 £41,250 -
Solihull - 2 £27,500 - 1
Staffordshire +10 1 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Inversion of Control
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (83.33%) Windows
5 11 (61.11%) Scrum
6 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 9 (50.00%) CSS
7 9 (50.00%) HTML
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) TDD
7 9 (50.00%) MSTest
7 9 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (44.44%) MVVM
8 8 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (44.44%) Moq
8 8 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (44.44%) Ninject
8 8 (44.44%) Kanban
8 8 (44.44%) Spring.NET
8 8 (44.44%) NUnit
8 8 (44.44%) WinForms
8 8 (44.44%) jQuery
8 8 (44.44%) WPF
8 8 (44.44%) CMS
8 8 (44.44%) MVC
9 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS

Inversion of Control
Co-occurring 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 8 (44.44%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) Orchard CMS
2 4 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (22.22%) Umbraco
3 3 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Broadband
2 3 (16.67%) Hyperconnected
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MSTest
2 8 (44.44%) Moq
2 8 (44.44%) NUnit
2 8 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.56%) StyleCop
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Telecoms Developer
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Junior
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (16.67%) HTML Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Internet Developer
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) Ninject
4 8 (44.44%) Spring.NET
4 8 (44.44%) WinForms
4 8 (44.44%) WPF
5 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 4 (22.22%) Sass
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) Kanban
5 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) MVVM
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Workflow
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Android Development
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCSD
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft