The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 117 110 116
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.64% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% -0.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
COM
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
642 786 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.69% 44.81% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 538 657 706
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

COM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

COM Salary Trend in Cheshire

COM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn -5 5 £40,000 +33.33% 2
COM
North West

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) MS Project
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 5 (62.50%) Apple
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone 7
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (62.50%) MVVM
3 5 (62.50%) ServiceStack

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (62.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
2 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) ServiceStack
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone 7
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) API Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Apple
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Venn Group
Salary: £26000 - £29000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, bupa health care
Posted: 15 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + premium company car + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
Posted: 20 days ago