The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 582 622 577
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -45
Permanent jobs citing COM 322 224 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.55% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 201 169 288
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42670 40535 46109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.06% 39.83% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36579 35426 41012
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 134 £52,500 +5.00% 181
South East +11 66 £40,000 +14.28% 87
East of England -10 32 £46,000 +22.66% 36
Yorkshire -21 24 £40,000 - 51
North West +13 22 £30,000 +10.27% 68
South West -3 17 £33,300 +2.46% 34
East Midlands +6 7 £42,500 - 47
West Midlands -1 7 £37,500 -16.66% 63
North East - 6 £32,250 - 38
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 610 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 301 (49.34%) MS Excel
3 256 (41.97%) SQL Server
4 240 (39.34%) .NET
5 210 (34.43%) C#
5 210 (34.43%) Windows
6 190 (31.15%) SQL
7 155 (25.41%) Degree
8 124 (20.33%) ASP.NET
9 117 (19.18%) CRM
10 116 (19.02%) Web Services
11 112 (18.36%) Active Directory
12 101 (16.56%) Salesforce.com
13 100 (16.39%) HTML
14 98 (16.07%) JavaScript
14 98 (16.07%) E-Commerce
15 97 (15.90%) XML
15 97 (15.90%) Finance
16 95 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
17 92 (15.08%) MVC
18 83 (13.61%) T-SQL
19 80 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 79 (12.95%) Scrum
20 79 (12.95%) Oracle
21 78 (12.79%) SharePoint
21 78 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
22 73 (11.97%) SQL Server 2012
23 72 (11.80%) ITIL
24 71 (11.64%) MS Office
25 70 (11.48%) DNS

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 78 (12.79%) SharePoint
2 57 (9.34%) IIS
3 50 (8.20%) MS Exchange
4 27 (4.43%) CMS
5 26 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (3.28%) Lync
7 18 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (2.13%) SugarCRM
10 12 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.48%) Umbraco
14 8 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (1.31%) Confluence
14 8 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.31%) Commerce Server
14 8 (1.31%) Apache
15 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 301 (49.34%) MS Excel
2 71 (11.64%) MS Office
3 14 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.64%) MS Project
5 8 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 69 (11.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.79%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (2.62%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (1.97%) SAP CRM
4 12 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (1.48%) SalesLogix
5 9 (1.48%) Dynamics GP
6 8 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (1.15%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.66%) assyst
9 4 (0.66%) IntelliMatch
10 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.49%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.33%) Fredhopper
11 2 (0.33%) Magento
11 2 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.33%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (5.08%) SaaS
3 16 (2.62%) Office 365
4 15 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.31%) Force.com
6 7 (1.15%) PaaS
7 3 (0.49%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.49%) IaaS
8 2 (0.33%) GitHub
8 2 (0.33%) Heroku
8 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.48%) DNS
2 56 (9.18%) DHCP
3 39 (6.39%) TCP/IP
4 37 (6.07%) HTTP
5 34 (5.57%) SAN
6 32 (5.25%) VPN
7 31 (5.08%) Internet
8 30 (4.92%) Firewall
9 23 (3.77%) FTP
9 23 (3.77%) WAN
10 21 (3.44%) LAN
11 19 (3.11%) Wireless
12 16 (2.62%) VoIP
13 15 (2.46%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (2.13%) SSL
14 13 (2.13%) Intranet
15 11 (1.80%) Kerberos
15 11 (1.80%) LDAP
16 10 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (41.97%) SQL Server
2 95 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (11.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 64 (10.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.62%) MySQL
10 15 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 13 (2.13%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.80%) Data Mining
13 10 (1.64%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (1.15%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.82%) DB2
17 4 (0.66%) OLAP
17 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
17 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 64 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (10.33%) Visual Studio
3 33 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 31 (5.08%) NUnit
5 25 (4.10%) TeamCity
6 21 (3.44%) JIRA
7 10 (1.64%) Subversion
7 10 (1.64%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.31%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.15%) Moq
9 7 (1.15%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.15%) MSBuild
9 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Blend
10 6 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.82%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.66%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.49%) Bugzilla
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 97 (15.90%) Finance
2 58 (9.51%) Marketing
3 55 (9.02%) Retail
4 32 (5.25%) Advertising
5 14 (2.30%) Law
5 14 (2.30%) Back Office
5 14 (2.30%) Banking
6 13 (2.13%) Games
7 10 (1.64%) Electronics
7 10 (1.64%) Front Office
8 8 (1.31%) Publishing
9 7 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.82%) Legal
12 4 (0.66%) Indonesian Language
12 4 (0.66%) Thai Language
12 4 (0.66%) Vietnamese Language
13 3 (0.49%) Korean Language
13 3 (0.49%) Cantonese Language
13 3 (0.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 192 (31.48%) Developer
2 76 (12.46%) Consultant
3 73 (11.97%) Analyst
4 55 (9.02%) .NET Developer
5 52 (8.52%) Senior Developer
6 40 (6.56%) Administrator
7 37 (6.07%) Software Engineer
7 37 (6.07%) C# Developer
8 36 (5.90%) DBA
9 28 (4.59%) Web Developer
9 28 (4.59%) Software Developer
10 27 (4.43%) Business Analyst
11 26 (4.26%) Architect
12 25 (4.10%) Senior Consultant
13 23 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
14 17 (2.79%) Front-End Developer
14 17 (2.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 17 (2.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (2.79%) Support Analyst
14 17 (2.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (39.34%) .NET
2 124 (20.33%) ASP.NET
3 116 (19.02%) Web Services
4 100 (16.39%) HTML
5 97 (15.90%) XML
6 68 (11.15%) CSS
7 65 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 49 (8.03%) WCF
10 42 (6.89%) jQuery
11 39 (6.39%) Ajax
12 38 (6.23%) HTML5
13 33 (5.41%) CSS3
14 31 (5.08%) WPF
15 29 (4.75%) SOAP
16 28 (4.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 21 (3.44%) Silverlight
18 19 (3.11%) LINQ
19 17 (2.79%) XSL
20 16 (2.62%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.23%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 13 (2.13%) Social Media
5 10 (1.64%) PKI
6 8 (1.31%) CMDB
6 8 (1.31%) Statistics
6 8 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.15%) Xbox
7 7 (1.15%) Physics
7 7 (1.15%) Clustering
7 7 (1.15%) PMI
7 7 (1.15%) Blackberry
8 6 (0.98%) CCTV
9 5 (0.82%) iPhone
9 5 (0.82%) Open Source
9 5 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.66%) EPoS
10 4 (0.66%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 210 (34.43%) Windows
2 57 (9.34%) Linux
3 47 (7.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (4.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (3.44%) Windows 7
7 18 (2.95%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.97%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.97%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.48%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.31%) UNIX
10 8 (1.31%) Windows Phone
11 7 (1.15%) Android
12 6 (0.98%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.66%) Solaris
14 3 (0.49%) CentOS
14 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (19.18%) CRM
2 98 (16.07%) E-Commerce
3 92 (15.08%) MVC
4 79 (12.95%) Scrum
5 78 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (11.80%) ITIL
7 69 (11.31%) TDD
8 62 (10.16%) Software Engineering
9 55 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (8.69%) Project Management
11 50 (8.20%) OO
12 45 (7.38%) ERP
13 44 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (6.39%) Unit Testing
15 33 (5.41%) BDD
15 33 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 33 (5.41%) DevOps
16 32 (5.25%) Time Management
17 30 (4.92%) Workflow
18 29 (4.75%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 210 (34.43%) C#
2 190 (31.15%) SQL
3 98 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 83 (13.61%) T-SQL
5 62 (10.16%) C++
6 40 (6.56%) VB
7 37 (6.07%) Java
8 35 (5.74%) C
9 31 (5.08%) VB6
10 30 (4.92%) VB.NET
11 29 (4.75%) VBA
12 28 (4.59%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.46%) PHP
14 12 (1.97%) Python
15 11 (1.80%) VC++
16 10 (1.64%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.64%) XAML
17 9 (1.48%) Delphi
18 8 (1.31%) Perl
19 6 (0.98%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 155 (25.41%) Degree
2 68 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.28%) MCSE
5 16 (2.62%) MCP
5 16 (2.62%) MCITP
6 13 (2.13%) MCTS
7 12 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.80%) CCNA
9 10 (1.64%) MCPD
10 7 (1.15%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.82%) CEH
11 5 (0.82%) HND
11 5 (0.82%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.82%) GNVQ
11 5 (0.82%) ACSP
12 4 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.59%) SLA
2 24 (3.93%) QA
3 9 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) Basel II
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) BS7799
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
System Software
1 112 (18.36%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.46%) XenDesktop
5 14 (2.30%) XenApp
6 13 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
7 11 (1.80%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.64%) vSphere
8 10 (1.64%) IAG
8 10 (1.64%) UAG
9 9 (1.48%) ISA Server
10 8 (1.31%) vCloud
11 4 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.33%) Xen
14 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 27 (4.43%) SCCM
2 16 (2.62%) SCOM
3 12 (1.97%) WSUS
4 10 (1.64%) Cacti
4 10 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (1.31%) HP UCMDB
5 8 (1.31%) SCVMM
6 5 (0.82%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.49%) Nagios
7 3 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.33%) Plesk
8 2 (0.33%) StatsD
9 1 (0.16%) Control-M
9 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 610 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 101 (16.56%) Salesforce.com
3 79 (12.95%) Oracle
4 59 (9.67%) VMware
5 46 (7.54%) HP
6 44 (7.21%) SAP
7 39 (6.39%) Siebel
8 31 (5.08%) Cisco
8 31 (5.08%) Citrix
9 26 (4.26%) IBM
9 26 (4.26%) Google
10 25 (4.10%) Symantec
11 23 (3.77%) Dell
12 18 (2.95%) NetSuite
13 17 (2.79%) EMC
14 16 (2.62%) Sage
14 16 (2.62%) Twitter
15 15 (2.46%) ServiceNow
15 15 (2.46%) NetApp
16 13 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and shares
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Car
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago