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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 283 312 272
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -40
Permanent jobs citing COM 46 14 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.12% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.31% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 50
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,650 £41,375
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,750 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -3.84%
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
4231 4466 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 37.80% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 4005 4678
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 77 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (48.05%) .NET
3 35 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 34 (44.16%) C#
5 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (35.06%) XML
7 26 (33.77%) Web Services
8 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
8 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
9 24 (31.17%) Windows
10 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
10 23 (29.87%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (27.27%) CRM
11 21 (27.27%) HTML
11 21 (27.27%) SQL
11 21 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
12 18 (23.38%) CSS
13 16 (20.78%) MVC
13 16 (20.78%) Oracle
13 16 (20.78%) WCF
13 16 (20.78%) HTML5
14 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (19.48%) OO
14 15 (19.48%) Finance
15 14 (18.18%) Project Management
15 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 14 (18.18%) Unit Testing
15 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (15.58%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.99%) IIS
3 9 (11.69%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.19%) Alfresco
5 4 (5.19%) CMS
5 4 (5.19%) Documentum
6 3 (3.90%) Lync
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.30%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 35 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (7.79%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.30%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.99%) PaaS
3 5 (6.49%) IaaS
4 3 (3.90%) SaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) PBX
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) NUnit
2 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (12.99%) JIRA
4 5 (6.49%) Bugzilla
5 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.60%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.60%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.60%) Ant
7 1 (1.30%) Subversion
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (1.30%) Moq
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Marketing
3 7 (9.09%) Advertising
3 7 (9.09%) Front Office
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Consultant
3 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) CRM Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (6.49%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (5.19%) CRM Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) CRM Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Business Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.05%) .NET
2 27 (35.06%) XML
3 26 (33.77%) Web Services
4 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
5 21 (27.27%) HTML
6 18 (23.38%) CSS
7 16 (20.78%) WCF
7 16 (20.78%) HTML5
8 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (16.88%) jQuery
9 13 (16.88%) Ajax
10 11 (14.29%) CSS3
11 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 10 (12.99%) XSD
11 10 (12.99%) XSL
12 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.49%) REST
14 4 (5.19%) WPF
14 4 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.19%) Social Media
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.60%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.60%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.60%) Blog
5 1 (1.30%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.30%) Derivative
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Physics
5 1 (1.30%) CUDA
5 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (27.27%) CRM
4 16 (20.78%) MVC
5 15 (19.48%) OO
6 14 (18.18%) Project Management
6 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 14 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Scrum
7 12 (15.58%) OOD
8 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 10 (12.99%) Refactoring
9 10 (12.99%) OOP
9 10 (12.99%) SOA
10 9 (11.69%) TDD
11 7 (9.09%) EAI
11 7 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 7 (9.09%) BPR
11 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) C#
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (10.39%) Java
5 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.19%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.60%) XAML
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) VBA
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) VB6
8 1 (1.30%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.30%) Haskell
8 1 (1.30%) F#
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.29%) Degree
3 5 (6.49%) MCITP
4 3 (3.90%) MCP
4 3 (3.90%) MCTS
5 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
6 1 (1.30%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.30%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.30%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) WSUS
2 1 (1.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 11 (14.29%) SAP
4 10 (12.99%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (10.39%) Siebel
6 7 (9.09%) IBM
7 6 (7.79%) Google
7 6 (7.79%) Open Text
8 4 (5.19%) Twitter
8 4 (5.19%) Yahoo!
8 4 (5.19%) Adobe
8 4 (5.19%) EMC
8 4 (5.19%) VMware
9 3 (3.90%) Citrix
10 2 (2.60%) Facebook
10 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
10 2 (2.60%) EPiServer
10 2 (2.60%) HP
10 2 (2.60%) Dell
10 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare & more
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday + Health Care
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £56000 per annum + Bens!
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Linedata Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum OTE £40,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, felxibility
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 6% pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car / Commission / Health / Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday