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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 611 620 453
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -167
Permanent jobs citing COM 264 293 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.66% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 186 217 397
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
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
39246 44699 42093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 40.39% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33714 37895 37002
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -9 95 £50,000 +4.16% 222
South East +17 68 £40,000 -5.88% 150
North West +30 36 £31,500 -1.56% 98
South West -33 21 £40,750 +1.87% 47
East of England +29 19 £38,000 +31.03% 46
Yorkshire +19 13 £40,000 +6.66% 56
East Midlands +8 6 £47,500 +10.46% 29
West Midlands -30 5 £39,000 +24.80% 90
North East - 1 £41,500 - 20
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 448 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 219 (48.88%) SQL Server
3 206 (45.98%) .NET
4 192 (42.86%) C#
5 189 (42.19%) SQL
6 177 (39.51%) Windows
7 167 (37.28%) MS Excel
8 126 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 120 (26.79%) JavaScript
10 107 (23.88%) HTML
10 107 (23.88%) ASP.NET
11 102 (22.77%) Degree
12 98 (21.88%) MS Office
13 95 (21.21%) XML
14 90 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
15 83 (18.53%) Finance
16 81 (18.08%) Web Services
17 76 (16.96%) Salesforce.com
18 75 (16.74%) CSS
19 71 (15.85%) Visual Studio
20 70 (15.63%) T-SQL
21 65 (14.51%) IIS
22 63 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
23 61 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
24 57 (12.72%) TDD
25 56 (12.50%) MVC
25 56 (12.50%) Ajax
25 56 (12.50%) CRM
25 56 (12.50%) jQuery
26 55 (12.28%) .NET Framework

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 65 (14.51%) IIS
2 52 (11.61%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 17 (3.79%) CMS
5 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.23%) NServiceBus
8 10 (2.23%) Apache
9 9 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.79%) Lync
11 7 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.12%) MTS
13 5 (1.12%) Node.js
13 5 (1.12%) SugarCRM
14 4 (0.89%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 167 (37.28%) MS Excel
2 98 (21.88%) MS Office
3 13 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.34%) MS Project
6 5 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.45%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.46%) Sophis RISQUE
3 7 (1.56%) Infor CRM
4 6 (1.34%) SAP CRM
5 5 (1.12%) Sage CRM
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.67%) ReMetrica
7 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.45%) Advent Geneva
8 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.45%) Investran
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.22%) RMDS
9 1 (0.22%) Agresso
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.36%) SaaS
4 16 (3.57%) GitHub
5 11 (2.46%) Office 365
6 4 (0.89%) Force.com
7 2 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.45%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Responsys
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.80%) VPN
3 25 (5.58%) Internet
4 23 (5.13%) SAN
5 20 (4.46%) Firewall
6 18 (4.02%) DNS
7 17 (3.79%) LDAP
7 17 (3.79%) SSL
8 16 (3.57%) Network Security
9 14 (3.13%) NAS
9 14 (3.13%) VoIP
10 12 (2.68%) LAN
10 12 (2.68%) DHCP
10 12 (2.68%) HTTP
10 12 (2.68%) CTI
11 11 (2.46%) Intranet
12 9 (2.01%) Ethernet
12 9 (2.01%) WAN
13 8 (1.79%) SMTP
14 6 (1.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (48.88%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (5.58%) Relational Database
7 23 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.23%) OLAP
10 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (1.12%) MySQL
11 5 (1.12%) MS Access
11 5 (1.12%) OLTP
11 5 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.89%) Big Data
12 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 71 (15.85%) Visual Studio
2 63 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (10.27%) Git (software)
4 32 (7.14%) JIRA
5 23 (5.13%) TeamCity
6 19 (4.24%) Moq
7 18 (4.02%) NUnit
8 13 (2.90%) SpecFlow
8 13 (2.90%) NSubstitute
9 11 (2.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (2.46%) Eclipse
10 10 (2.23%) Log4Net
10 10 (2.23%) FinalBuilder
10 10 (2.23%) Jasmine
11 9 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (2.01%) Subversion
12 8 (1.79%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.34%) Selenium
14 5 (1.12%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.12%) InstallShield
General
1 83 (18.53%) Finance
2 28 (6.25%) Marketing
3 18 (4.02%) Retail
4 12 (2.68%) Back Office
4 12 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.34%) Advertising
5 6 (1.34%) Publishing
6 5 (1.12%) Banking
6 5 (1.12%) Front Office
6 5 (1.12%) Legal
7 4 (0.89%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.67%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.67%) Automotive
8 3 (0.67%) Law
8 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 191 (42.63%) Developer
2 54 (12.05%) .NET Developer
3 53 (11.83%) C# Developer
4 49 (10.94%) Analyst
5 48 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 47 (10.49%) Consultant
7 37 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (8.04%) DBA
9 32 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 32 (7.14%) SQL DBA
10 31 (6.92%) Web Developer
11 29 (6.47%) Administrator
12 26 (5.80%) SQL Server DBA
13 23 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
14 22 (4.91%) Support Engineer
14 22 (4.91%) Senior Consultant
15 21 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (4.24%) Support Analyst
17 18 (4.02%) Senior Technical Consultant
18 17 (3.79%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (45.98%) .NET
2 107 (23.88%) HTML
2 107 (23.88%) ASP.NET
3 95 (21.21%) XML
4 81 (18.08%) Web Services
5 75 (16.74%) CSS
6 56 (12.50%) Ajax
6 56 (12.50%) jQuery
7 55 (12.28%) .NET Framework
8 54 (12.05%) WCF
9 50 (11.16%) SOAP
10 43 (9.60%) LINQ
11 33 (7.37%) STL
12 32 (7.14%) WPF
13 31 (6.92%) REST
14 27 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (5.80%) HTML5
16 23 (5.13%) Silverlight
17 18 (4.02%) Entity Framework
18 17 (3.79%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 90 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.81%) Client/Server
3 28 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 27 (6.03%) N-Tier
5 25 (5.58%) Data Protection Act
6 20 (4.46%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.79%) CMDB
8 15 (3.35%) Computer Science
8 15 (3.35%) User Experience
9 12 (2.68%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.46%) Replication
11 10 (2.23%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (2.01%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.56%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.12%) Public Cloud
15 5 (1.12%) Data Integration
16 4 (0.89%) Derivative
16 4 (0.89%) Statistics
16 4 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 177 (39.51%) Windows
2 61 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (6.25%) UNIX
6 26 (5.80%) Linux
7 19 (4.24%) Android
8 16 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 15 (3.35%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.79%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.56%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.12%) Solaris
13 3 (0.67%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.45%) AIX
15 1 (0.22%) HPUX
15 1 (0.22%) NetWare
15 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (12.72%) TDD
3 56 (12.50%) CRM
3 56 (12.50%) MVC
4 51 (11.38%) Data Modelling
5 50 (11.16%) Software Engineering
6 48 (10.71%) ITIL
6 48 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 47 (10.49%) Scrum
8 42 (9.38%) Project Management
9 41 (9.15%) Migration
10 36 (8.04%) Multithreading
11 35 (7.81%) Change Management
11 35 (7.81%) E-Commerce
12 32 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (6.70%) Service Management
14 26 (5.80%) Data Protection
15 25 (5.58%) Workflow
16 24 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
16 24 (5.36%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 192 (42.86%) C#
2 189 (42.19%) SQL
3 120 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 70 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 52 (11.61%) C++
6 50 (11.16%) Java
7 42 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 37 (8.26%) VB
9 25 (5.58%) VB.NET
10 17 (3.79%) Ruby
11 16 (3.57%) C
12 11 (2.46%) VBA
13 7 (1.56%) VB6
14 6 (1.34%) XAML
15 5 (1.12%) XPath
15 5 (1.12%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.12%) PHP
16 4 (0.89%) VBScript
16 4 (0.89%) Progress 4GL
16 4 (0.89%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 102 (22.77%) Degree
2 33 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.35%) MCSE
4 12 (2.68%) MCP
4 12 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.23%) MCSA
6 7 (1.56%) CCNA
7 5 (1.12%) CCNP
7 5 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.12%) MCITP
8 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.89%) SAP Certification
8 4 (0.89%) MCAD
9 3 (0.67%) CCA
9 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.45%) HP ASE
10 2 (0.45%) HP MASE
10 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.58%) QA
2 10 (2.23%) SLA
3 7 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 52 (11.61%) Active Directory
2 36 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.58%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.46%) XenApp
5 9 (2.01%) vSphere
5 9 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.34%) Xen
7 3 (0.67%) XenServer
8 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.45%) vCloud
9 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.57%) HP UCMDB
2 10 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.23%) logstash
3 7 (1.56%) Nagios
3 7 (1.56%) Puppet
4 6 (1.34%) SCCM
4 6 (1.34%) Graphite
4 6 (1.34%) StatsD
5 5 (1.12%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.67%) WSUS
6 3 (0.67%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.45%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.45%) SCOM
7 2 (0.45%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 448 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 76 (16.96%) Salesforce.com
3 51 (11.38%) VMware
4 31 (6.92%) Cisco
5 30 (6.70%) Citrix
6 26 (5.80%) Siebel
7 22 (4.91%) Oracle
8 21 (4.69%) HP
9 17 (3.79%) ServiceNow
10 13 (2.90%) SAP
11 12 (2.68%) NetSuite
12 11 (2.46%) NetApp
13 9 (2.01%) EMC
13 9 (2.01%) Sage
13 9 (2.01%) IBM
13 9 (2.01%) Riverbed
14 6 (1.34%) Dell
14 6 (1.34%) Apple
15 5 (1.12%) BMC
15 5 (1.12%) CA
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NTT Com Security
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwickshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus and benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum + Company Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £20000 per annum + OTE £33,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
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Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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London
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