The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 115 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.058% 0.068% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -
DCOM
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
663 617 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.48% 42.26% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 539 525 891
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DCOM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

DCOM Salary Trend in Cambridge

DCOM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DCOM 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 DCOM.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Automotive
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) MathWorks
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MFC
4 2 (25.00%) ATL
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DCOM 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 DCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) MFC
1 2 (25.00%) ATL
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) WinForms
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
1 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OOP
1 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) MathWorks