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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 605 567 575
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +8
Permanent jobs citing COM 287 311 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.76% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 167 264 261
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,400 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
39592 40936 44103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.12% 40.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33754 35719 38870
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
London -19 135 £52,500 +10.52% 212
South East -42 52 £45,000 +3.44% 131
East of England +6 37 £100,000 +119.78% 30
Yorkshire -20 19 £30,000 -14.28% 60
West Midlands -22 15 £37,500 -16.66% 81
North West -8 9 £33,750 +8.00% 93
South West -32 8 £43,750 +34.61% 55
East Midlands -9 5 £42,500 - 45
North East -18 3 £39,500 - 26
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 602 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 281 (46.68%) .NET
3 280 (46.51%) SQL Server
4 266 (44.19%) MS Excel
5 243 (40.37%) C#
6 218 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
7 204 (33.89%) SQL
8 202 (33.55%) ASP.NET
9 181 (30.07%) Windows
10 134 (22.26%) MVC
11 133 (22.09%) Web Services
12 132 (21.93%) Degree
13 126 (20.93%) CRM
14 122 (20.27%) JavaScript
14 122 (20.27%) TDD
15 120 (19.93%) E-Commerce
16 112 (18.60%) HTML
17 111 (18.44%) Salesforce.com
18 110 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
19 107 (17.77%) Scrum
20 97 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
21 96 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
21 96 (15.95%) XML
22 90 (14.95%) Finance
23 88 (14.62%) T-SQL
24 87 (14.45%) Oracle
24 87 (14.45%) Team Foundation Server
25 86 (14.29%) SharePoint
26 82 (13.62%) Dynamics CRM
27 79 (13.12%) OO

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 86 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 50 (8.31%) IIS
3 31 (5.15%) MS Exchange
4 27 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
5 25 (4.15%) CMS
6 19 (3.16%) NServiceBus
7 15 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (2.33%) Lync
8 14 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (1.16%) Apache
11 7 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.16%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.00%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.66%) SugarCRM
14 4 (0.66%) Alfresco
Applications
1 266 (44.19%) MS Excel
2 51 (8.47%) MS Office
3 16 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 16 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.66%) MS Project
5 6 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.50%) SPSS
7 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.17%) Revit
8 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 82 (13.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (2.66%) SAP CRM
4 15 (2.49%) Sophis RISQUE
5 10 (1.66%) Dynamics GP
6 9 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
7 7 (1.16%) Google Analytics
8 6 (1.00%) Sage 200
8 6 (1.00%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.66%) Agresso
10 4 (0.66%) SalesLogix
11 3 (0.50%) Pegasus Opera
11 3 (0.50%) GoldMine
12 2 (0.33%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.33%) ReMetrica
12 2 (0.33%) Magento
13 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 110 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.32%) SaaS
4 19 (3.16%) Office 365
5 13 (2.16%) Force.com
6 11 (1.83%) PaaS
7 6 (1.00%) IaaS
7 6 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.83%) GitHub
9 4 (0.66%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.50%) Responsys
11 2 (0.33%) Heroku
11 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.64%) DNS
2 34 (5.65%) HTTP
2 34 (5.65%) DHCP
3 26 (4.32%) Internet
3 26 (4.32%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.49%) FTP
5 18 (2.99%) Firewall
6 16 (2.66%) SAN
7 14 (2.33%) WAN
8 13 (2.16%) VPN
9 12 (1.99%) LAN
10 10 (1.66%) Kerberos
11 9 (1.50%) Intranet
12 8 (1.33%) Wireless
13 7 (1.16%) VoIP
14 5 (0.83%) Ethernet
14 5 (0.83%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.83%) iSCSI
14 5 (0.83%) Network Security
15 4 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 74 (12.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 74 (12.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 66 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (3.16%) OLTP
7 19 (3.16%) Oracle Database
7 19 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.33%) MySQL
9 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.16%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.66%) SQLPlus
14 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (14.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 57 (9.47%) Visual Studio
4 56 (9.30%) NUnit
5 48 (7.97%) TeamCity
6 35 (5.81%) JIRA
7 20 (3.32%) SpecFlow
8 16 (2.66%) FinalBuilder
8 16 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (2.66%) NSubstitute
8 16 (2.66%) Jasmine
8 16 (2.66%) Log4Net
8 16 (2.66%) Subversion
9 12 (1.99%) Moq
10 9 (1.50%) CruiseControl
10 9 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (1.50%) ReSharper
11 8 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (1.33%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 90 (14.95%) Finance
2 64 (10.63%) Marketing
3 54 (8.97%) Retail
4 43 (7.14%) Advertising
5 20 (3.32%) Back Office
6 17 (2.82%) Law
7 12 (1.99%) Games
8 10 (1.66%) Front Office
9 9 (1.50%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.33%) Legal
10 8 (1.33%) Publishing
11 7 (1.16%) Banking
12 6 (1.00%) Electronics
12 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.83%) French Language
13 5 (0.83%) German Language
14 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (36.54%) Developer
2 82 (13.62%) .NET Developer
3 73 (12.13%) Analyst
4 66 (10.96%) Consultant
5 65 (10.80%) Senior Developer
6 44 (7.31%) Architect
7 39 (6.48%) Web Developer
8 34 (5.65%) Business Analyst
9 33 (5.48%) C# Developer
9 33 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 28 (4.65%) DBA
11 26 (4.32%) Administrator
12 22 (3.65%) Software Developer
13 21 (3.49%) CRM Consultant
14 20 (3.32%) Software Engineer
15 19 (3.16%) Support Analyst
15 19 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
16 17 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 17 (2.82%) Technical Support
16 17 (2.82%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (46.68%) .NET
2 202 (33.55%) ASP.NET
3 133 (22.09%) Web Services
4 112 (18.60%) HTML
5 97 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 96 (15.95%) XML
7 72 (11.96%) .NET Framework
8 67 (11.13%) WCF
9 62 (10.30%) CSS
9 62 (10.30%) jQuery
10 51 (8.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 45 (7.48%) HTML5
12 33 (5.48%) XSL
13 32 (5.32%) Ajax
14 31 (5.15%) WPF
15 30 (4.98%) LINQ
16 29 (4.82%) SOAP
17 25 (4.15%) Unity DI Container
18 24 (3.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (3.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.99%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 15 (2.49%) Social Media
7 10 (1.66%) Replication
8 9 (1.50%) PKI
9 7 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.16%) Xbox
9 7 (1.16%) User Experience
10 6 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.00%) Physics
10 6 (1.00%) Open Source
11 5 (0.83%) Economics
11 5 (0.83%) PMI
11 5 (0.83%) Copywriting
12 4 (0.66%) Blog
12 4 (0.66%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 181 (30.07%) Windows
2 32 (5.32%) Linux
3 22 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.83%) Windows 8
7 10 (1.66%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.50%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.00%) UNIX
11 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.66%) Solaris
12 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.50%) Android
14 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
14 2 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (22.26%) MVC
3 126 (20.93%) CRM
4 122 (20.27%) TDD
5 120 (19.93%) E-Commerce
6 107 (17.77%) Scrum
7 79 (13.12%) OO
8 70 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 63 (10.47%) Mentoring
10 59 (9.80%) Project Management
11 56 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
11 56 (9.30%) DevOps
12 55 (9.14%) BDD
13 51 (8.47%) OOP
13 51 (8.47%) Data Modelling
13 51 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (7.81%) Software Engineering
15 42 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
16 41 (6.81%) ITIL
17 39 (6.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 243 (40.37%) C#
2 204 (33.89%) SQL
3 122 (20.27%) JavaScript
4 88 (14.62%) T-SQL
5 53 (8.80%) Java
6 50 (8.31%) VB.NET
7 44 (7.31%) PowerShell
8 37 (6.15%) C++
9 32 (5.32%) VB
10 21 (3.49%) XAML
11 20 (3.32%) VBA
12 18 (2.99%) PHP
12 18 (2.99%) VB6
13 17 (2.82%) Ruby
14 14 (2.33%) C
14 14 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.99%) Apex Code
15 12 (1.99%) Python
16 10 (1.66%) VBScript
17 8 (1.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 132 (21.93%) Degree
2 38 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.66%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.66%) MCSE
6 9 (1.50%) MCITP
7 7 (1.16%) CCNA
7 7 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.00%) PMP
9 5 (0.83%) MCPD
9 5 (0.83%) MCTS
9 5 (0.83%) MCP
9 5 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.83%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.66%) MCSA
10 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.50%) HND
12 2 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.82%) QA
2 24 (3.99%) SLA
3 4 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) GAAP
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.99%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.83%) XenApp
5 6 (1.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.83%) vSphere
7 4 (0.66%) vCloud
7 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.17%) IAG
9 1 (0.17%) UAG
9 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (2.82%) SCOM
2 16 (2.66%) logstash
3 7 (1.16%) SCCM
4 5 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.83%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.66%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.50%) WSUS
7 2 (0.33%) MOM
7 2 (0.33%) Nagios
8 1 (0.17%) WMI
8 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.17%) Cacti
8 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 602 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 111 (18.44%) Salesforce.com
3 87 (14.45%) Oracle
4 53 (8.80%) Siebel
5 47 (7.81%) SAP
6 43 (7.14%) VMware
7 34 (5.65%) IBM
8 30 (4.98%) Dell
8 30 (4.98%) Google
9 25 (4.15%) HP
10 21 (3.49%) Citrix
10 21 (3.49%) NetSuite
11 19 (3.16%) Cisco
12 16 (2.66%) Sitecore
13 15 (2.49%) Twitter
14 14 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
15 12 (1.99%) EMC
16 10 (1.66%) EPiServer
16 10 (1.66%) Adobe
17 9 (1.50%) NetApp
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 40 days holiday, 17% pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus and benefit package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 17 hours ago