The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 133 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.10% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.25% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+20.56% -9.61%
COM
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
826 809 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 45.71% 41.34% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 762 712 733
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

COM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

COM Salary Trend in Bristol

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) ODBC
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MFC
2 2 (50.00%) DirectX
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) OLE
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Qt
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) DirectX
1 2 (50.00%) MFC
1 2 (50.00%) ODBC
1 2 (50.00%) OLE
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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