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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 108 121
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.26% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.61% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -3.84%
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
753 661 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.42% 42.89% 50.03%
Number of salaries quoted 608 618 916
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Force.com
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) MVVM
2 5 (83.33%) Moq
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) CQRS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (83.33%) SignalR
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Force.com
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (83.33%) SignalR
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
1 5 (83.33%) MVVM
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
1 5 (83.33%) CQRS
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago