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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 107 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing COM 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £38,000 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -35.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
608 790 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.94% 43.82% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 535 696 780
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
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 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, health care
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago