The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 104 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.071% 0.29% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.65% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
COM
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
565 772 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.10% 44.14% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 487 670 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

COM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

COM Salary Trend in Cambridge

COM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) MFC
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) MFC
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 25 days ago