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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 117 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.39% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £40,000 £46,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
694 763 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.41% 48.26% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 609 707 485
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Bristol

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) VB
2 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) VB6
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (42.86%) MSBuild
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) SCOM
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) MOM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (42.86%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Tester
1 6 (42.86%) Automation Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 4 (28.57%) IT Trainer
2 4 (28.57%) Trainer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) System Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) C++
1 8 (57.14%) VB
1 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
1 8 (57.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) MOM
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PENSION (17%) + SharePoint certifications!
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £380 - £381 per annum + possible rolling contract
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago