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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 715 731 612
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -119
Permanent jobs citing COM 194 199 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.54% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 131 144 224
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+20.56% -9.61%
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
36170 37017 40722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 37.29% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31529 32068 34213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +41 112 £55,000 -4.34% 305
South East +11 33 £50,000 +25.00% 172
South West -19 17 £34,000 -2.85% 36
Yorkshire +11 16 £37,500 +15.38% 38
North West +20 5 £52,500 +50.00% 79
East Midlands +4 5 £38,750 -18.42% 22
West Midlands -26 4 £28,250 -17.51% 52
East of England -10 2 £57,500 +17.94% 39
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 452 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 221 (48.89%) MS Excel
3 201 (44.47%) Windows
4 165 (36.50%) SQL
5 155 (34.29%) C#
6 152 (33.63%) .NET
7 129 (28.54%) SQL Server
8 125 (27.65%) Software Engineering
9 122 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (26.55%) C++
11 118 (26.11%) Salesforce.com
12 114 (25.22%) CRM
13 95 (21.02%) Microsoft Azure
14 89 (19.69%) TCP/IP
14 89 (19.69%) WCF
15 87 (19.25%) Web Services
15 87 (19.25%) ASP.NET
16 84 (18.58%) Linux
17 81 (17.92%) Degree
18 79 (17.48%) SAP
19 77 (17.04%) Marketing
19 77 (17.04%) TDD
20 73 (16.15%) MS Office
20 73 (16.15%) HTML
21 72 (15.93%) JavaScript
22 69 (15.27%) Active Directory
23 67 (14.82%) Project Management
23 67 (14.82%) Scrum
23 67 (14.82%) Network Security
24 66 (14.60%) Unix

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.19%) MS Exchange
3 23 (5.09%) Skype for Business
4 21 (4.65%) CMS
5 19 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (3.76%) OpenEdge
7 15 (3.32%) SAS
8 12 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.99%) IIS
10 8 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.55%) SugarCRM
12 6 (1.33%) Drupal
12 6 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.44%) NServiceBus
16 1 (0.22%) Node.js
16 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 221 (48.89%) MS Excel
2 73 (16.15%) MS Office
3 19 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 65 (14.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (3.76%) SAP Business One
3 9 (1.99%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (1.99%) Infor CRM
4 8 (1.77%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.55%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.88%) Data Workbench
7 4 (0.88%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.66%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.66%) Lawson
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.66%) Primavera
9 2 (0.44%) Adaptiv
9 2 (0.44%) Global One
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.44%) Sage 300 ERP
9 2 (0.44%) Sage X3
9 2 (0.44%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 95 (21.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (7.74%) Office 365
3 20 (4.42%) SaaS
4 18 (3.98%) Yammer
5 16 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (3.54%) Force.com
6 11 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.33%) IaaS
8 5 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.11%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.66%) Heroku
10 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.44%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.44%) PaaS
10 2 (0.44%) Veeva
11 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 89 (19.69%) TCP/IP
2 67 (14.82%) Network Security
3 20 (4.42%) DNS
4 19 (4.20%) DHCP
4 19 (4.20%) HTTPS
5 18 (3.98%) Firewall
6 15 (3.32%) VPN
7 14 (3.10%) Intranet
8 13 (2.88%) SAN
9 11 (2.43%) Internet
9 11 (2.43%) WAN
10 10 (2.21%) FTP
10 10 (2.21%) LAN
11 9 (1.99%) HTTP
11 9 (1.99%) VLAN
12 7 (1.55%) IMAP
12 7 (1.55%) SMTP
13 6 (1.33%) Wireless
14 5 (1.11%) NAS
14 5 (1.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (28.54%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (6.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
6 19 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (3.76%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (3.10%) Big Data
9 13 (2.88%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.65%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.43%) Data Mining
11 11 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.77%) MySQL
13 7 (1.55%) MS Access
13 7 (1.55%) OLAP
13 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 63 (13.94%) Visual Studio
2 56 (12.39%) SpecFlow
3 53 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.43%) JIRA
5 10 (2.21%) Moq
6 9 (1.99%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.22%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.22%) NUnit
8 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) Subversion
8 1 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 77 (17.04%) Marketing
2 57 (12.61%) Finance
3 37 (8.19%) Retail
4 13 (2.88%) Banking
5 10 (2.21%) Advertising
5 10 (2.21%) German Language
5 10 (2.21%) Legal
6 9 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.99%) Norwegian Language
6 9 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.33%) Law
8 4 (0.88%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.88%) French Language
8 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.88%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.66%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Danish Language
9 3 (0.66%) Swedish Language
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 109 (24.12%) Developer
2 87 (19.25%) Software Engineer
3 52 (11.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 48 (10.62%) C++ Software Engineer
5 47 (10.40%) Analyst
6 36 (7.96%) Architect
6 36 (7.96%) C# Software Engineer
7 34 (7.52%) Programmer
8 31 (6.86%) Senior Programmer
8 31 (6.86%) Software Developer
8 31 (6.86%) Software Programmer
9 30 (6.64%) Consultant
10 29 (6.42%) Administrator
11 28 (6.19%) Sales Executive
11 28 (6.19%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 27 (5.97%) Inside Sales Executive
12 27 (5.97%) Internal Sales Executive
13 24 (5.31%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 23 (5.09%) C Software Engineer
15 20 (4.42%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (33.63%) .NET
2 89 (19.69%) WCF
3 87 (19.25%) ASP.NET
3 87 (19.25%) Web Services
4 73 (16.15%) HTML
5 59 (13.05%) WPF
6 57 (12.61%) XML
7 55 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (9.96%) CSS
9 34 (7.52%) STL
10 31 (6.86%) .NET Framework
10 31 (6.86%) REST
11 27 (5.97%) jQuery
12 23 (5.09%) MFC
13 19 (4.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 19 (4.20%) WinForms
14 17 (3.76%) XHTML
15 16 (3.54%) SOAP
16 15 (3.32%) LINQ
17 13 (2.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.94%) Visualisation
2 62 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (11.73%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (11.50%) BYOD
5 26 (5.75%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.42%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.99%) Replication
8 9 (1.99%) User Experience
9 8 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.77%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.55%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.33%) Fintech
12 5 (1.11%) Clustering
12 5 (1.11%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.88%) Handset
13 4 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 201 (44.47%) Windows
2 84 (18.58%) Linux
3 66 (14.60%) Unix
4 25 (5.53%) Windows Server
5 20 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.21%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.55%) Debian
10 6 (1.33%) CentOS
11 5 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.66%) Android
13 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.44%) SUSE
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (27.65%) Software Engineering
2 122 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (25.22%) CRM
4 77 (17.04%) TDD
5 67 (14.82%) Project Management
5 67 (14.82%) Scrum
6 56 (12.39%) Kanban
7 55 (12.17%) BDD
8 54 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (11.06%) ERP
11 49 (10.84%) High Availability
12 43 (9.51%) SDLC
13 34 (7.52%) Mentoring
14 33 (7.30%) Business Development
14 33 (7.30%) Multithreading
14 33 (7.30%) Presales
15 27 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (5.97%) Data Entry
16 26 (5.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 165 (36.50%) SQL
2 155 (34.29%) C#
3 120 (26.55%) C++
4 72 (15.93%) JavaScript
5 56 (12.39%) T-SQL
6 52 (11.50%) Objective-C
7 25 (5.53%) C
8 23 (5.09%) Java
8 23 (5.09%) VB
9 18 (3.98%) VB6
10 17 (3.76%) Apex Code
10 17 (3.76%) Progress 4GL
10 17 (3.76%) VC++
11 13 (2.88%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.43%) PHP
13 7 (1.55%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.55%) VBScript
14 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.66%) VBA
15 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (17.92%) Degree
2 43 (9.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.98%) MCTS
4 17 (3.76%) MCPD
4 17 (3.76%) MCSE
5 14 (3.10%) MCSA
6 12 (2.65%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.21%) CCNA
9 9 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.77%) CCNP
11 7 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.33%) MCITP
12 6 (1.33%) VCAP
13 5 (1.11%) CCEA
13 5 (1.11%) CCIE
13 5 (1.11%) MCP
13 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.11%) RHCE
13 5 (1.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.21%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.99%) QA
2 9 (1.99%) SLA
3 6 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 69 (15.27%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.10%) vSphere
4 11 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.88%) vCloud
6 3 (0.66%) NFS
6 3 (0.66%) XenApp
7 2 (0.44%) Docker
7 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.22%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 52 (11.50%) WMI
2 8 (1.77%) SCCM
3 3 (0.66%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.66%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 452 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 118 (26.11%) Salesforce.com
3 79 (17.48%) SAP
4 56 (12.39%) Apple
5 49 (10.84%) Oracle
6 43 (9.51%) VMware
7 21 (4.65%) Infor
8 18 (3.98%) NetSuite
9 17 (3.76%) Citrix
9 17 (3.76%) Progress
10 16 (3.54%) Cisco
11 15 (3.32%) Sage
12 13 (2.88%) HP
13 11 (2.43%) Adobe
14 10 (2.21%) Google
14 10 (2.21%) Siebel
15 9 (1.99%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 8 (1.77%) Tableau
17 6 (1.33%) EPiServer
17 6 (1.33%) Facebook
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Home working
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum +bonus (10%),health,pension,Shares
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum + 5% Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + 5% Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Private Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive dependant on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago