The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
COM
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 88 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.24% 37.45% 55.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 81 104
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

COM
Salary Trend in Chester

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

COM Salary Trend in Chester

COM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com