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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 691 522 536
Rank change year-on-year
-169 +14
Permanent jobs citing COM 208 372 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.87% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 141 305 325
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
39721 42589 45631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.73% 41.08% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34365 36733 40701
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -64 91 £50,000 +11.11% 214
West Midlands +12 26 £37,500 -16.66% 85
Yorkshire -32 24 £30,000 -14.28% 54
East of England -3 20 £82,500 +106.25% 35
South East -95 20 £40,250 -10.55% 105
South West -24 11 £37,500 +15.38% 68
North West -20 10 £33,750 -3.57% 103
East Midlands +7 7 £47,500 +11.76% 43
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 554 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 268 (48.38%) SQL Server
3 261 (47.11%) .NET
4 221 (39.89%) C#
5 216 (38.99%) MS Excel
6 194 (35.02%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (34.48%) ASP.NET
8 189 (34.12%) SQL
9 170 (30.69%) Windows
10 127 (22.92%) CRM
11 126 (22.74%) Degree
12 120 (21.66%) JavaScript
13 119 (21.48%) MVC
14 113 (20.40%) Web Services
15 112 (20.22%) HTML
16 100 (18.05%) TDD
17 99 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
18 98 (17.69%) Scrum
19 97 (17.51%) XML
19 97 (17.51%) Salesforce.com
20 93 (16.79%) E-Commerce
21 88 (15.88%) Finance
22 87 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
23 85 (15.34%) Dynamics CRM
24 80 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
25 79 (14.26%) .NET Framework
26 78 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
26 78 (14.08%) Oracle
27 77 (13.90%) SharePoint
28 75 (13.54%) T-SQL

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 77 (13.90%) SharePoint
2 52 (9.39%) IIS
3 27 (4.87%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (4.51%) MS Exchange
5 24 (4.33%) CMS
6 19 (3.43%) NServiceBus
7 16 (2.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.81%) Lync
10 7 (1.26%) Umbraco
10 7 (1.26%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.90%) Apache
13 4 (0.72%) Documentum
13 4 (0.72%) SAS
13 4 (0.72%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 216 (38.99%) MS Excel
2 49 (8.84%) MS Office
3 14 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.62%) MS Project
5 5 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.72%) SPSS
7 3 (0.54%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) Revit
8 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 85 (15.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (3.07%) SAP CRM
3 14 (2.53%) Sophis RISQUE
4 8 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.44%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (1.08%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.90%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.90%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.72%) Agresso
7 4 (0.72%) SalesLogix
8 3 (0.54%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (0.54%) GoldMine
9 2 (0.36%) ReMetrica
10 1 (0.18%) Magento
10 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 99 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.89%) Office 365
4 15 (2.71%) SaaS
5 12 (2.17%) PaaS
6 7 (1.26%) Force.com
6 7 (1.26%) IaaS
7 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.90%) GitHub
9 4 (0.72%) Responsys
10 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.60%) HTTP
2 29 (5.23%) DNS
3 26 (4.69%) DHCP
3 26 (4.69%) Internet
4 24 (4.33%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.25%) Firewall
6 15 (2.71%) SAN
7 14 (2.53%) VPN
8 13 (2.35%) FTP
9 11 (1.99%) WAN
10 10 (1.81%) Kerberos
11 8 (1.44%) LAN
12 7 (1.26%) Intranet
13 5 (0.90%) Wireless
13 5 (0.90%) VoIP
13 5 (0.90%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.90%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.90%) Network Security
14 4 (0.72%) SSL
14 4 (0.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (48.38%) SQL Server
2 61 (11.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (3.79%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.43%) OLTP
10 14 (2.53%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.44%) MySQL
13 8 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (1.26%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
16 3 (0.54%) OLAP
16 3 (0.54%) DTS
Development Applications
1 80 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (11.91%) Git (software)
3 54 (9.75%) NUnit
4 48 (8.66%) Visual Studio
5 42 (7.58%) TeamCity
6 35 (6.32%) JIRA
7 19 (3.43%) Subversion
8 17 (3.07%) SpecFlow
9 16 (2.89%) Jasmine
9 16 (2.89%) FinalBuilder
9 16 (2.89%) Rhino Mocks
9 16 (2.89%) NSubstitute
9 16 (2.89%) Log4Net
10 10 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (1.81%) CruiseControl
11 9 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.62%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.62%) Grunt
12 7 (1.26%) Moq
12 7 (1.26%) SoapUI
General
1 88 (15.88%) Finance
2 56 (10.11%) Marketing
3 49 (8.84%) Retail
4 40 (7.22%) Advertising
5 15 (2.71%) Back Office
6 12 (2.17%) Law
6 12 (2.17%) Games
7 11 (1.99%) Front Office
8 10 (1.81%) Legal
9 9 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.26%) Publishing
12 5 (0.90%) German Language
13 4 (0.72%) French Language
13 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.72%) Electronics
14 3 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.36%) Automotive
15 2 (0.36%) Banking
15 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 209 (37.73%) Developer
2 86 (15.52%) .NET Developer
3 68 (12.27%) Consultant
4 64 (11.55%) Analyst
5 59 (10.65%) Senior Developer
6 33 (5.96%) Web Developer
6 33 (5.96%) Architect
6 33 (5.96%) Business Analyst
7 30 (5.42%) C# Developer
7 30 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (4.69%) DBA
9 25 (4.51%) Software Developer
10 23 (4.15%) CRM Consultant
11 20 (3.61%) Administrator
11 20 (3.61%) Support Analyst
12 19 (3.43%) Software Engineer
13 18 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (3.07%) CRM Analyst
14 17 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
14 17 (3.07%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (47.11%) .NET
2 191 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 113 (20.40%) Web Services
4 112 (20.22%) HTML
5 97 (17.51%) XML
6 79 (14.26%) .NET Framework
7 78 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (12.45%) WCF
9 66 (11.91%) CSS
10 59 (10.65%) jQuery
11 51 (9.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 41 (7.40%) HTML5
13 38 (6.86%) Ajax
14 36 (6.50%) WPF
14 36 (6.50%) XSL
15 29 (5.23%) SOAP
16 28 (5.05%) LINQ
17 24 (4.33%) Unity DI Container
17 24 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (3.79%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.33%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.79%) Mathematics
5 14 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.53%) Social Media
6 12 (2.17%) User Experience
7 11 (1.99%) Replication
8 9 (1.62%) PKI
9 8 (1.44%) Xbox
10 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.26%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.08%) Physics
11 6 (1.08%) Derivative
11 6 (1.08%) Blog
12 5 (0.90%) Open Source
12 5 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.90%) Copywriting
12 5 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 170 (30.69%) Windows
2 27 (4.87%) Linux
3 25 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (1.99%) UNIX
6 8 (1.44%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.90%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.90%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.54%) Solaris
11 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (35.02%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (22.92%) CRM
3 119 (21.48%) MVC
4 100 (18.05%) TDD
5 98 (17.69%) Scrum
6 93 (16.79%) E-Commerce
7 72 (13.00%) OO
8 67 (12.09%) Unit Testing
9 59 (10.65%) Mentoring
10 53 (9.57%) Data Modelling
10 53 (9.57%) OOP
10 53 (9.57%) Project Management
11 51 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (8.66%) Software Engineering
13 47 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (8.30%) DevOps
15 42 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
16 39 (7.04%) BDD
17 36 (6.50%) Change Management
17 36 (6.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 221 (39.89%) C#
2 189 (34.12%) SQL
3 120 (21.66%) JavaScript
4 75 (13.54%) T-SQL
5 57 (10.29%) VB.NET
6 46 (8.30%) PowerShell
7 43 (7.76%) Java
8 31 (5.60%) VB
9 26 (4.69%) C++
10 25 (4.51%) XAML
11 17 (3.07%) Ruby
12 15 (2.71%) PHP
13 13 (2.35%) C
13 13 (2.35%) VBA
14 12 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.17%) VB6
15 11 (1.99%) Apex Code
16 10 (1.81%) VBScript
17 8 (1.44%) Python
18 4 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 126 (22.74%) Degree
2 29 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.99%) CCNA
6 10 (1.81%) MCSE
7 9 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.62%) MCITP
8 8 (1.44%) MCSA
9 5 (0.90%) MCP
9 5 (0.90%) PMP
9 5 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.36%) MCAD
11 2 (0.36%) ISEB
11 2 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.51%) QA
2 15 (2.71%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) GAAP
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) DICOM
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (12.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.17%) XenApp
5 8 (1.44%) vSphere
6 6 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.54%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) vCloud
9 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.18%) IAG
9 1 (0.18%) UAG
9 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 16 (2.89%) logstash
2 12 (2.17%) SCOM
3 5 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.90%) SCCM
4 4 (0.72%) WSUS
5 3 (0.54%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.54%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.54%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.54%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.36%) WMI
6 2 (0.36%) MOM
6 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.18%) Cacti
7 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 554 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 97 (17.51%) Salesforce.com
3 78 (14.08%) Oracle
4 45 (8.12%) Siebel
5 40 (7.22%) SAP
6 39 (7.04%) VMware
7 34 (6.14%) IBM
8 27 (4.87%) Dell
9 23 (4.15%) Citrix
10 22 (3.97%) HP
10 22 (3.97%) Google
11 20 (3.61%) Cisco
12 19 (3.43%) NetSuite
13 18 (3.25%) Sitecore
14 12 (2.17%) EMC
15 11 (1.99%) NetApp
15 11 (1.99%) Twitter
16 10 (1.81%) EPiServer
17 9 (1.62%) Cognizant
18 8 (1.44%) Sage
Littlehampton, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Riding
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 9 hours ago