The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 760 676 660
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -16
Permanent jobs citing COM 136 272 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 118 187 201
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
35845 38956 43430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.05% 37.99% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31520 33533 37286
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing COM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in England

COM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 71 £46,250 -7.50% 74
South East -25 22 £46,250 +15.62% 49
Midlands - 14 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -6 9 £48,000 +60.00% 21
East of England +32 5 £28,000 -17.64% 22
South West +12 5 £21,233 -41.42% 15
North West +1 5 £50,000 +25.00% 22
Yorkshire -3 3 £45,000 +66.66% 16
North East +5 1 - - 7
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for COM.

1 288 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 132 (45.83%) MS Excel
3 92 (31.94%) .NET
4 87 (30.21%) SQL
4 87 (30.21%) Windows
5 86 (29.86%) C#
6 73 (25.35%) SQL Server
7 71 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (23.26%) JavaScript
8 67 (23.26%) Salesforce.com
9 66 (22.92%) CRM
10 56 (19.44%) Software Engineering
10 56 (19.44%) Degree
11 55 (19.10%) Finance
11 55 (19.10%) C++
11 55 (19.10%) Web Services
11 55 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 51 (17.71%) MS Office
13 48 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 47 (16.32%) Linux
15 44 (15.28%) Marketing
16 42 (14.58%) TDD
16 42 (14.58%) CSS
16 42 (14.58%) HTML
17 41 (14.24%) VMware
18 39 (13.54%) Active Directory
19 38 (13.19%) WCF
20 37 (12.85%) XML
21 36 (12.50%) Oracle
22 35 (12.15%) Scrum

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.90%) IIS
3 16 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 14 (4.86%) OpenEdge
5 8 (2.78%) Apache
5 8 (2.78%) CMS
6 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.08%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.74%) SAS
8 3 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle UPK
10 1 (0.35%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 132 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 51 (17.71%) MS Office
3 31 (10.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (4.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.39%) MS Project
6 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (11.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (2.78%) SAP Business One
3 8 (2.78%) SAP CRM
4 7 (2.43%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (1.04%) Data Workbench
6 3 (1.04%) Eloqua
6 3 (1.04%) FastStats
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.69%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.35%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.35%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.35%) Magento
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.35%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 55 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (8.33%) Office 365
3 22 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (3.82%) SaaS
6 10 (3.47%) Force.com
7 9 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (2.08%) Google Analytics
8 6 (2.08%) Heroku
8 6 (2.08%) Oracle CX
9 5 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.74%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.39%) PaaS
11 3 (1.04%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.69%) Veeva
13 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.07%) TCP/IP
2 27 (9.38%) Network Security
3 13 (4.51%) Firewall
3 13 (4.51%) SAN
4 12 (4.17%) HTTP
4 12 (4.17%) Internet
5 9 (3.13%) VoIP
6 8 (2.78%) HTTPS
6 8 (2.78%) Intranet
6 8 (2.78%) VPN
7 7 (2.43%) LAN
7 7 (2.43%) MPLS
7 7 (2.43%) SSL
8 6 (2.08%) WAN
9 5 (1.74%) DNS
10 3 (1.04%) DHCP
10 3 (1.04%) NAS
10 3 (1.04%) PBX
10 3 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (3.47%) MySQL
4 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.39%) Redis
8 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.69%) MS Access
10 2 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.03%) SpecFlow
3 16 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.86%) WebSpeed
5 5 (1.74%) JIRA
6 3 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.69%) FishEye
7 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.35%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.35%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.35%) Redmine
8 1 (0.35%) Subversion
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 55 (19.10%) Finance
2 44 (15.28%) Marketing
3 21 (7.29%) Retail
4 15 (5.21%) Law
5 13 (4.51%) Advertising
6 12 (4.17%) Banking
7 9 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.08%) Legal
8 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.08%) Publishing
9 2 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.69%) Electronics
9 2 (0.69%) Games
9 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (22.22%) Developer
2 50 (17.36%) Analyst
3 35 (12.15%) Consultant
3 35 (12.15%) Software Engineer
4 23 (7.99%) Senior Developer
5 19 (6.60%) Software Developer
6 18 (6.25%) Administrator
7 17 (5.90%) .NET Developer
7 17 (5.90%) .NET Software Engineer
7 17 (5.90%) Architect
7 17 (5.90%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (5.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (5.90%) Support Analyst
8 15 (5.21%) Applications Support
9 14 (4.86%) CRM Consultant
9 14 (4.86%) Progress 4GL Developer
9 14 (4.86%) Progress Developer
9 14 (4.86%) Senior Progress Developer
9 14 (4.86%) Support Engineer
10 13 (4.51%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (31.94%) .NET
2 55 (19.10%) Web Services
3 48 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 42 (14.58%) CSS
4 42 (14.58%) HTML
5 38 (13.19%) WCF
6 37 (12.85%) XML
7 27 (9.38%) AngularJS
7 27 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (9.03%) WPF
9 22 (7.64%) React
10 16 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (5.21%) MFC
11 15 (5.21%) OLE
12 14 (4.86%) XHTML
13 11 (3.82%) jQuery
14 10 (3.47%) .NET Framework
14 10 (3.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 10 (3.47%) STL
15 9 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.03%) BYOD
2 24 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 18 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.21%) Client/Server
4 15 (5.21%) Public Cloud
5 12 (4.17%) User Experience
6 9 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.78%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.78%) PMI
8 7 (2.43%) iPad
8 7 (2.43%) Xbox
9 6 (2.08%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.74%) iPhone
10 5 (1.74%) Social Media
11 4 (1.39%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 87 (30.21%) Windows
2 47 (16.32%) Linux
3 32 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 29 (10.07%) Unix
5 24 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.78%) Android
8 8 (2.78%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (2.08%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.69%) CentOS
10 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.69%) OS/400
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.69%) Solaris
10 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (22.92%) CRM
3 56 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 42 (14.58%) TDD
5 35 (12.15%) Scrum
6 31 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (10.76%) Project Management
7 29 (10.07%) BDD
8 26 (9.03%) Kanban
8 26 (9.03%) MVC
9 24 (8.33%) Analytics
9 24 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 24 (8.33%) ITIL
9 24 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 18 (6.25%) Business Development
11 16 (5.56%) SDLC
12 15 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.21%) ERP
13 14 (4.86%) Presales
14 13 (4.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.21%) SQL
2 86 (29.86%) C#
3 67 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 55 (19.10%) C++
5 26 (9.03%) T-SQL
6 25 (8.68%) Objective-C
7 15 (5.21%) VB
8 14 (4.86%) Java
8 14 (4.86%) Progress 4GL
9 12 (4.17%) PHP
10 10 (3.47%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.13%) VB6
11 9 (3.13%) VC++
12 8 (2.78%) C
13 7 (2.43%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.74%) VBA
15 2 (0.69%) F#
15 2 (0.69%) Perl
15 2 (0.69%) XPath
16 1 (0.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 56 (19.44%) Degree
2 27 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.56%) MCSE
4 12 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.17%) MCSA
5 11 (3.82%) CCNA
5 11 (3.82%) PMI Certification
6 9 (3.13%) MCTS
7 8 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (2.78%) MCPD
8 7 (2.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.08%) CCNP
9 6 (2.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (1.74%) CCEA
10 5 (1.74%) CCIE
10 5 (1.74%) MCITP
10 5 (1.74%) MCP
10 5 (1.74%) RHCE
10 5 (1.74%) VCAP
10 5 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (13.54%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.51%) XenApp
4 5 (1.74%) vCloud
4 5 (1.74%) vSphere
5 4 (1.39%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.04%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.69%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.69%) NFS
7 2 (0.69%) Squid
7 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.69%) XenServer
8 1 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (8.68%) WMI
2 15 (5.21%) SCCM
3 7 (2.43%) Puppet
4 6 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
4 6 (2.08%) Simpana
5 5 (1.74%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.39%) Ansible
6 4 (1.39%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.04%) WSUS
8 2 (0.69%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 288 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 67 (23.26%) Salesforce.com
3 41 (14.24%) VMware
4 36 (12.50%) Oracle
5 29 (10.07%) Apple
6 28 (9.72%) Citrix
6 28 (9.72%) SAP
7 18 (6.25%) Google
8 17 (5.90%) Cisco
9 14 (4.86%) Progress
10 12 (4.17%) HP
10 12 (4.17%) NetApp
11 9 (3.13%) Siebel
12 7 (2.43%) NetSuite
12 7 (2.43%) Sage
13 6 (2.08%) CommVault
13 6 (2.08%) Finjan
13 6 (2.08%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.08%) ServiceNow
13 6 (2.08%) Symantec
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