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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 302 307 276
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -31
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.64% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 48
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,200 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
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
3773 4722 4614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.60% 39.85% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 4103 4294
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 £70,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 51 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 27 (52.94%) .NET
3 24 (47.06%) C#
4 22 (43.14%) CRM
4 22 (43.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 21 (41.18%) Windows
6 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (31.37%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (31.37%) Oracle
7 16 (31.37%) XML
7 16 (31.37%) WCF
8 15 (29.41%) Web Services
8 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 15 (29.41%) OO
9 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
9 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (25.49%) Finance
10 13 (25.49%) Project Management
11 12 (23.53%) OOD
11 12 (23.53%) Scrum
11 12 (23.53%) SQL
11 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (23.53%) NUnit
12 11 (21.57%) JIRA
12 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
12 11 (21.57%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
2 10 (19.61%) IIS
3 9 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.80%) CMS
5 4 (7.84%) Documentum
5 4 (7.84%) Alfresco
6 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.92%) LiveLink
7 2 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.92%) Lync
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.96%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (13.73%) SAP CRM
3 3 (5.88%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.61%) PaaS
3 5 (9.80%) IaaS
4 3 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Office 365
5 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) NUnit
2 11 (21.57%) JIRA
2 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) Ant
4 2 (3.92%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.92%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.96%) Moq
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Marketing
3 8 (15.69%) Front Office
4 7 (13.73%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Business Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) CRM Developer
6 5 (9.80%) CRM Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) CRM Business Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (9.80%) BizTalk Developer
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Deskside Support
8 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) XML
2 16 (31.37%) WCF
3 15 (29.41%) Web Services
4 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 10 (19.61%) HTML
5 10 (19.61%) XSD
5 10 (19.61%) XSL
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 8 (15.69%) CSS
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.80%) HTML5
8 5 (9.80%) REST
9 4 (7.84%) WPF
9 4 (7.84%) SOAP
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.88%) LAMP
10 3 (5.88%) Ajax
10 3 (5.88%) JSON
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Social Media
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Blog
3 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.96%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) CRM
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (29.41%) OO
5 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Project Management
7 12 (23.53%) Scrum
7 12 (23.53%) OOD
8 10 (19.61%) SOA
8 10 (19.61%) OOP
8 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
8 10 (19.61%) Refactoring
9 9 (17.65%) TDD
10 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis
11 7 (13.73%) Change Management
11 7 (13.73%) EAI
11 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
11 7 (13.73%) B2B
11 7 (13.73%) B2C
11 7 (13.73%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) C#
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.92%) XAML
6 1 (1.96%) VB6
6 1 (1.96%) C++/CLI
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
6 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCP
3 2 (3.92%) MCSA
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (1.96%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle
3 11 (21.57%) SAP
4 9 (17.65%) Siebel
4 9 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (13.73%) IBM
6 6 (11.76%) Open Text
7 4 (7.84%) EMC
7 4 (7.84%) Adobe
7 4 (7.84%) Twitter
8 3 (5.88%) Facebook
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix
8 3 (5.88%) Google
8 3 (5.88%) VMware
9 2 (3.92%) HP
9 2 (3.92%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.92%) EPiServer
9 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.96%) Alterian
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, pension, holiday incentives
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car allowance + 28 days holiday
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Salary: £40 - £55000 per annum + bonus/progression
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Billable consultant days
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £87000 per annum + Benefits
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Gym membership & annual bonus
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