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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 128 127 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
698 640 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.19% 30.26% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 608 592 436
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Basel II
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel II
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Worlds largest company
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + company car, pension, bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + £60K total OTE, car allowance.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + MS Gold Partner
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
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: £28000 - £35000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + career growth, benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 16 days ago