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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 289 313 279
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -34
Permanent jobs citing COM 25 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.45% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 52
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% -14.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £25,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £72,500 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
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
4105 4701 4611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.92% 38.64% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 4178 4335
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,000 £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 24 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 24 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 60 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (50.00%) .NET
3 29 (48.33%) MS Excel
4 27 (45.00%) C#
5 23 (38.33%) Windows
5 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 21 (35.00%) XML
6 21 (35.00%) CRM
7 20 (33.33%) Web Services
7 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
9 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (26.67%) Oracle
10 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
10 16 (26.67%) WCF
11 15 (25.00%) HTML
11 15 (25.00%) SQL
11 15 (25.00%) OO
12 14 (23.33%) Finance
12 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
12 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (20.00%) NUnit
13 12 (20.00%) Scrum
13 12 (20.00%) Project Management
13 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 12 (20.00%) OOD
13 12 (20.00%) CSS
14 11 (18.33%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.67%) IIS
3 9 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (8.33%) CMS
4 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.67%) Documentum
5 4 (6.67%) Alfresco
6 3 (5.00%) Lync
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.33%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.67%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (48.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Office
3 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (10.00%) SAP CRM
3 3 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.67%) PaaS
3 5 (8.33%) IaaS
4 3 (5.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Office 365
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) PBX
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) NUnit
2 11 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (16.67%) JIRA
4 5 (8.33%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.33%) Ant
5 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.67%) Moq
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Marketing
3 8 (13.33%) Advertising
4 7 (11.67%) Front Office
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Consultant
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) CRM Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Business Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (35.00%) XML
3 20 (33.33%) Web Services
4 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (26.67%) WCF
5 15 (25.00%) HTML
6 12 (20.00%) CSS
7 10 (16.67%) XSD
7 10 (16.67%) XSL
7 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 10 (16.67%) HTML5
8 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (11.67%) jQuery
9 7 (11.67%) Ajax
10 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (8.33%) REST
11 5 (8.33%) CSS3
12 4 (6.67%) WPF
12 4 (6.67%) SOAP
13 3 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Social Media
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Blog
3 3 (5.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.33%) Video Editing
4 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) CRM
3 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (25.00%) OO
5 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
6 12 (20.00%) OOD
6 12 (20.00%) Scrum
6 12 (20.00%) Project Management
7 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.67%) MVC
8 10 (16.67%) SOA
8 10 (16.67%) OOP
8 10 (16.67%) Refactoring
9 9 (15.00%) TDD
10 7 (11.67%) EAI
10 7 (11.67%) Data Modelling
11 6 (10.00%) B2B
11 6 (10.00%) B2C
11 6 (10.00%) BPR
11 6 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) C#
2 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) XAML
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) VBA
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) VB6
6 1 (1.67%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) MCSA
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.67%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.67%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle
3 11 (18.33%) SAP
4 9 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (13.33%) Siebel
6 7 (11.67%) IBM
7 6 (10.00%) Open Text
8 5 (8.33%) Twitter
9 4 (6.67%) EMC
9 4 (6.67%) Google
9 4 (6.67%) Adobe
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix
10 3 (5.00%) VMware
10 3 (5.00%) Facebook
11 2 (3.33%) EPiServer
11 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
11 2 (3.33%) HP
11 2 (3.33%) Dell
11 2 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (1.67%) Alterian
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