The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM 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
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 297 313 274
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs citing COM 21 22 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.18% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.47% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 54
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £25,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £71,250 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
COM
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4111 4715 4638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.22% 39.36% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 4173 4355
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

COM Salary Trend in the City of London

COM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in the City of London

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 58 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (50.00%) .NET
3 28 (48.28%) MS Excel
4 26 (44.83%) C#
5 22 (37.93%) Windows
5 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (36.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 21 (36.21%) CRM
7 20 (34.48%) XML
7 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 19 (32.76%) Web Services
9 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (27.59%) Oracle
11 16 (27.59%) WCF
12 15 (25.86%) SQL
12 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
12 15 (25.86%) OO
13 14 (24.14%) HTML
13 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (24.14%) Unit Testing
13 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (22.41%) Finance
15 12 (20.69%) Scrum
15 12 (20.69%) Project Management
15 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
15 12 (20.69%) OOD
15 12 (20.69%) NUnit
16 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
16 11 (18.97%) Marketing

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.24%) IIS
3 9 (15.52%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (8.62%) CMS
5 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.90%) Documentum
5 4 (6.90%) Alfresco
6 3 (5.17%) Lync
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.45%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.72%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (48.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (10.34%) SAP CRM
3 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.24%) PaaS
3 5 (8.62%) IaaS
4 3 (5.17%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.72%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) PBX
3 1 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) NUnit
2 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (17.24%) JIRA
4 5 (8.62%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.45%) Ant
5 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) Subversion
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.72%) Moq
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Marketing
3 8 (13.79%) Advertising
4 7 (12.07%) Front Office
5 2 (3.45%) Publishing
5 2 (3.45%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) CRM Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Business Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.90%) CRM Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) CRM Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.00%) .NET
2 20 (34.48%) XML
3 19 (32.76%) Web Services
4 16 (27.59%) WCF
5 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
6 14 (24.14%) HTML
7 11 (18.97%) CSS
8 10 (17.24%) XSD
8 10 (17.24%) XSL
8 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 9 (15.52%) HTML5
10 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (10.34%) jQuery
11 6 (10.34%) Ajax
11 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
12 5 (8.62%) REST
13 4 (6.90%) CSS3
13 4 (6.90%) WPF
13 4 (6.90%) SOAP
14 3 (5.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Social Media
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Blog
3 3 (5.17%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.45%) Video Editing
4 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.72%) Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.21%) CRM
3 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (25.86%) OO
5 14 (24.14%) Unit Testing
6 12 (20.69%) OOD
6 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 12 (20.69%) Project Management
7 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
8 10 (17.24%) SOA
8 10 (17.24%) OOP
8 10 (17.24%) Refactoring
9 9 (15.52%) MVC
9 9 (15.52%) TDD
10 7 (12.07%) EAI
10 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
11 6 (10.34%) B2B
11 6 (10.34%) B2C
11 6 (10.34%) BPR
11 6 (10.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) C#
2 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) XAML
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) VB6
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCP
4 2 (3.45%) MCSA
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (1.72%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.72%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.72%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) Oracle
3 11 (18.97%) SAP
4 9 (15.52%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (13.79%) Siebel
6 7 (12.07%) IBM
7 6 (10.34%) Open Text
8 5 (8.62%) Twitter
9 4 (6.90%) EMC
9 4 (6.90%) Google
9 4 (6.90%) Adobe
10 3 (5.17%) Citrix
10 3 (5.17%) VMware
10 3 (5.17%) Facebook
11 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
11 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
11 2 (3.45%) HP
11 2 (3.45%) Dell
11 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (1.72%) Alterian
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52000 - £70000 per annum + Free Birthday cake!
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + discretionary profit share
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £56000 per annum + Bens!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options / Bonus / Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago