The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 126 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.11% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.36% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
COM
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
568 555 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.12% 30.41% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 536 496 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

COM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Birmingham region.

COM Salary Trend in Birmingham

COM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing COM 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 COM.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) IT Governance

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing COM 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 COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Telerik
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Siebel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus (10%), Car, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Home Based Working + BONUS
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Training, Flexi-Time, 26 Holidays
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Company car + Private healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 20 days ago