The first table below looks at the demand for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 82 76 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.45% 0.77% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 1.68% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 15
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
494 358 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.44% 46.19% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 408 315 165
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
South West

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

COM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

COM Salary Trend in Dorset

COM
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -17 3 £32,500 -
Wimborne - 1 - - 1
COM
South West

COM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (90.91%) VC++
2 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) MCTS
2 10 (90.91%) MCPD
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 10 (90.91%) iOS Development
2 10 (90.91%) VB6
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) C# Developer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
1 10 (90.91%) iOS Development
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) C++
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) VB
1 10 (90.91%) VC++
1 10 (90.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (90.91%) MCTS
1 10 (90.91%) MCPD
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Profit share & Flexi-time!
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Microsoft Certification!
Posted: 21 days ago