The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 121 124 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.052% 0.050% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.15% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £68,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.55% +21.77%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
575 666 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.62% 33.12% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 605 510
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 £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
West Midlands

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 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Basel II
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Solvency II
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Basel II
1 2 (66.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + NAV 2013 Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + NAV 2013 Projects
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 8% bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus 8%
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
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Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + MS Gold Partner
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
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Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh, AX 2012 R3 End User Project!
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh, AX 2012 R3 End User Project!
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago