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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 129 129 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% 0.049% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.12% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
768 868 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.14% 42.51% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 701 767 764
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) DirectX
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) OLE
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DirectX
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
1 2 (100.00%) OLE
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago