The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 616 613 582
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Permanent jobs citing COM 276 298 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.68% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 180 194 227
Average salary £42,750 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
COM
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39163 44136 41540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.01% 39.37% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33821 38010 36401
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in England

COM
Salary Trend in England

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

COM Salary Trend in England

COM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in England

COM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
London +60 132 £47,500 -9.52% 248
South East +36 77 £40,000 -3.03% 164
Yorkshire 0 25 £32,500 -18.75% 45
North West -1 15 £40,000 +33.33% 109
South West -27 12 £40,000 +18.87% 31
East of England -16 9 £34,000 -19.04% 44
West Midlands -20 4 £33,250 -11.33% 90
East Midlands +5 1 - - 50
North East -3 1 £17,000 -29.89% 35
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 516 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 232 (44.96%) C#
3 224 (43.41%) .NET
3 224 (43.41%) SQL Server
4 223 (43.22%) MS Excel
5 217 (42.05%) Windows
6 195 (37.79%) SQL
7 153 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
8 129 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 128 (24.81%) ASP.NET
10 117 (22.67%) HTML
11 109 (21.12%) TDD
12 107 (20.74%) MS Office
13 101 (19.57%) XML
14 99 (19.19%) Degree
15 95 (18.41%) Salesforce.com
16 92 (17.83%) Web Services
17 88 (17.05%) MVC
18 86 (16.67%) C++
19 84 (16.28%) Finance
20 83 (16.09%) CSS
21 80 (15.50%) Visual Studio
22 79 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
23 77 (14.92%) Scrum
24 72 (13.95%) WCF
25 71 (13.76%) LINQ
26 66 (12.79%) .NET Framework
26 66 (12.79%) T-SQL
27 64 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
28 61 (11.82%) Git (software)

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 49 (9.50%) IIS
2 46 (8.91%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.04%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.49%) CMS
5 16 (3.10%) NServiceBus
6 14 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (2.33%) Lync
8 11 (2.13%) OpenEdge
9 10 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.74%) Apache
10 9 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.97%) SugarCRM
14 5 (0.97%) Node.js
15 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.78%) MTS
Applications
1 223 (43.22%) MS Excel
2 107 (20.74%) MS Office
3 22 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (3.49%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.13%) MS Project
6 5 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.55%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (1.16%) Infor CRM
4 5 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.97%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.78%) Sage CRM
5 4 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.39%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.39%) Agresso
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) RMDS
7 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.19%) Investran
7 1 (0.19%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.81%) SaaS
4 16 (3.10%) Office 365
5 13 (2.52%) GitHub
6 11 (2.13%) Force.com
7 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.39%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.91%) TCP/IP
2 30 (5.81%) Network Security
3 28 (5.43%) SAN
3 28 (5.43%) Internet
4 24 (4.65%) DNS
5 23 (4.46%) VoIP
6 21 (4.07%) VPN
6 21 (4.07%) Firewall
6 21 (4.07%) NAS
7 18 (3.49%) DHCP
7 18 (3.49%) HTTP
8 15 (2.91%) LAN
9 13 (2.52%) SSL
10 12 (2.33%) CTI
11 11 (2.13%) Intranet
11 11 (2.13%) LDAP
12 10 (1.94%) WAN
13 7 (1.36%) Broadband
14 6 (1.16%) Ethernet
14 6 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (43.41%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.16%) DB2
11 6 (1.16%) OLAP
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.97%) Big Data
12 5 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.97%) OLTP
12 5 (0.97%) MySQL
13 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 80 (15.50%) Visual Studio
2 61 (11.82%) Git (software)
3 48 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (9.11%) TeamCity
5 44 (8.53%) NUnit
6 29 (5.62%) JIRA
7 25 (4.84%) Moq
7 25 (4.84%) SpecFlow
8 17 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (2.52%) NSubstitute
9 13 (2.52%) Subversion
10 10 (1.94%) Log4Net
10 10 (1.94%) FinalBuilder
10 10 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (1.94%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.36%) ReSharper
12 6 (1.16%) Fiddler
12 6 (1.16%) PostSharp
12 6 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.16%) Robot Framework
General
1 84 (16.28%) Finance
2 36 (6.98%) Retail
3 29 (5.62%) Publishing
4 22 (4.26%) Marketing
5 14 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.52%) Back Office
7 12 (2.33%) Banking
8 10 (1.94%) Front Office
9 6 (1.16%) Law
9 6 (1.16%) Advertising
10 4 (0.78%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 237 (45.93%) Developer
2 74 (14.34%) .NET Developer
3 57 (11.05%) Senior Developer
4 55 (10.66%) C# Developer
5 52 (10.08%) Analyst
6 42 (8.14%) Consultant
7 37 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (6.78%) Software Developer
9 30 (5.81%) Software Engineer
10 28 (5.43%) Web Developer
11 27 (5.23%) Architect
12 26 (5.04%) Administrator
12 26 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 25 (4.84%) DBA
14 23 (4.46%) C++ Software Engineer
15 22 (4.26%) SQL DBA
15 22 (4.26%) Support Analyst
15 22 (4.26%) Support Engineer
16 21 (4.07%) Agile .NET Developer
17 20 (3.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (43.41%) .NET
2 128 (24.81%) ASP.NET
3 117 (22.67%) HTML
4 101 (19.57%) XML
5 92 (17.83%) Web Services
6 83 (16.09%) CSS
7 72 (13.95%) WCF
8 71 (13.76%) LINQ
9 66 (12.79%) .NET Framework
10 57 (11.05%) jQuery
11 53 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (10.08%) REST
13 46 (8.91%) SOAP
14 43 (8.33%) STL
15 41 (7.95%) WPF
16 39 (7.56%) Ajax
17 33 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 27 (5.23%) Unity DI Container
19 25 (4.84%) MFC
20 24 (4.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.78%) Client/Server
3 27 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.84%) Photography
5 23 (4.46%) N-Tier
6 21 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 21 (4.07%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.29%) Data Protection Act
7 17 (3.29%) Visualisation
8 16 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.10%) Data Structures
9 15 (2.91%) Computer Science
10 12 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (2.33%) BYOD
11 11 (2.13%) CMDB
11 11 (2.13%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.94%) Replication
13 9 (1.74%) Derivative
13 9 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
13 9 (1.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 217 (42.05%) Windows
2 44 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (7.56%) Linux
4 38 (7.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (5.81%) UNIX
6 29 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (4.46%) Android
8 21 (4.07%) Windows XP
9 15 (2.91%) Windows 7
10 11 (2.13%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.55%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.16%) Windows Phone
12 6 (1.16%) Solaris
13 5 (0.97%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.58%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.58%) AIX
15 2 (0.39%) CentOS
15 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (21.12%) TDD
3 88 (17.05%) MVC
4 77 (14.92%) Scrum
5 57 (11.05%) Software Engineering
6 53 (10.27%) OO
6 53 (10.27%) CRM
6 53 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (9.50%) ITIL
8 45 (8.72%) Multithreading
9 39 (7.56%) BDD
9 39 (7.56%) E-Commerce
9 39 (7.56%) Data Modelling
10 38 (7.36%) Performance Tuning
11 37 (7.17%) OOP
11 37 (7.17%) Project Management
11 37 (7.17%) Unit Testing
12 36 (6.98%) Migration
12 36 (6.98%) Mentoring
13 35 (6.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 232 (44.96%) C#
2 195 (37.79%) SQL
3 129 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 86 (16.67%) C++
5 66 (12.79%) T-SQL
6 55 (10.66%) Java
7 24 (4.65%) VB
8 23 (4.46%) PowerShell
9 22 (4.26%) Progress 4GL
10 17 (3.29%) C
10 17 (3.29%) Ruby
11 14 (2.71%) Apex Code
12 13 (2.52%) VBA
13 12 (2.33%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.33%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.13%) F#
15 8 (1.55%) Python
16 7 (1.36%) Haskell
16 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (19.19%) Degree
2 40 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.29%) MCSE
4 12 (2.33%) MCP
5 11 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (1.36%) MCSA
7 7 (1.36%) CCNA
7 7 (1.36%) SAP Certification
8 5 (0.97%) CCNP
8 5 (0.97%) EMC Certification
8 5 (0.97%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.78%) MCITP
9 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.78%) MCAD
10 3 (0.58%) CCA
10 3 (0.58%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.07%) QA
2 13 (2.52%) SLA
3 9 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 33 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.94%) XenApp
5 9 (1.74%) vSphere
5 9 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.36%) Xen
7 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.78%) vCloud
8 4 (0.78%) XenServer
8 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.33%) WMI
2 10 (1.94%) HP UCMDB
2 10 (1.94%) logstash
3 9 (1.74%) SCCM
4 6 (1.16%) Puppet
4 6 (1.16%) Nagios
4 6 (1.16%) Graphite
4 6 (1.16%) StatsD
4 6 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.78%) SCOM
6 3 (0.58%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.58%) WSUS
6 3 (0.58%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.39%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.39%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.39%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 516 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 95 (18.41%) Salesforce.com
3 57 (11.05%) VMware
4 37 (7.17%) Citrix
4 37 (7.17%) Cisco
5 29 (5.62%) Oracle
6 26 (5.04%) Siebel
7 23 (4.46%) Apple
7 23 (4.46%) HP
8 22 (4.26%) Progress
9 16 (3.10%) SAP
9 16 (3.10%) Dell
10 13 (2.52%) NetSuite
11 12 (2.33%) IBM
11 12 (2.33%) ServiceNow
12 9 (1.74%) EMC
12 9 (1.74%) Sage
13 7 (1.36%) NetApp
13 7 (1.36%) AppDynamics
14 6 (1.16%) Yahoo!
Brighton, Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Big Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package (Bonus, Pension)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Coeo Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + £8K if on call and great benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago