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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 128 120 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £30,000 £48,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
775 814 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.85% 49.94% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 679 718 824
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

COM Salary Histogram 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 23 October 2014. 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
Warrington - 3 £30,000 - 3
Runcorn - 1 - -
COM
North West

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) VB6
4 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) VB Developer
2 4 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
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