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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 576 639 567
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -72
Permanent jobs citing COM 321 216 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.53% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 201 158 289
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43120 40688 46169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.21% 39.94% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37004 35545 41097
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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 24 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 24 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 +9 133 £52,500 +5.00% 187
South East -20 63 £40,000 +14.28% 83
East of England -17 32 £46,000 +26.89% 35
North West +13 24 £30,000 +10.27% 67
Yorkshire -5 24 £40,000 - 47
South West -9 19 £33,300 +2.46% 36
West Midlands +8 7 £37,500 -16.66% 73
East Midlands -1 7 £42,500 - 49
North East - 6 £32,250 - 32
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 614 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 303 (49.35%) MS Excel
3 260 (42.35%) SQL Server
4 245 (39.90%) .NET
5 214 (34.85%) C#
6 212 (34.53%) Windows
7 193 (31.43%) SQL
8 160 (26.06%) Degree
9 126 (20.52%) ASP.NET
10 119 (19.38%) Web Services
11 113 (18.40%) CRM
12 111 (18.08%) Active Directory
13 102 (16.61%) XML
13 102 (16.61%) HTML
14 101 (16.45%) JavaScript
14 101 (16.45%) E-Commerce
15 98 (15.96%) Salesforce.com
15 98 (15.96%) Finance
16 97 (15.80%) SQL Server 2008
17 92 (14.98%) MVC
18 84 (13.68%) T-SQL
19 80 (13.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 79 (12.87%) Scrum
20 79 (12.87%) Oracle
21 78 (12.70%) SharePoint
22 77 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
23 73 (11.89%) SQL Server 2012
24 72 (11.73%) ITIL
25 71 (11.56%) CSS
25 71 (11.56%) DNS

COM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 60 (9.77%) IIS
3 49 (7.98%) MS Exchange
4 29 (4.72%) CMS
5 26 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (3.09%) Lync
7 18 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (2.12%) SugarCRM
10 11 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.63%) Commerce Server
11 10 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (1.63%) Umbraco
12 9 (1.47%) Confluence
12 9 (1.47%) Apache
13 8 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 303 (49.35%) MS Excel
2 69 (11.24%) MS Office
3 16 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.47%) MS Project
5 6 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 67 (10.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.77%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (2.61%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (1.79%) SAP CRM
6 9 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (1.47%) SalesLogix
7 8 (1.30%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.98%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.65%) assyst
10 4 (0.65%) IntelliMatch
11 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.49%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.33%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.33%) Magento
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.89%) SaaS
3 15 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.44%) Office 365
4 9 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.30%) Force.com
6 7 (1.14%) PaaS
7 3 (0.49%) IaaS
7 3 (0.49%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.33%) GitHub
8 2 (0.33%) Heroku
8 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.56%) DNS
2 56 (9.12%) DHCP
3 38 (6.19%) TCP/IP
4 36 (5.86%) HTTP
5 34 (5.54%) SAN
6 33 (5.37%) VPN
7 32 (5.21%) Internet
8 30 (4.89%) Firewall
9 25 (4.07%) FTP
10 23 (3.75%) WAN
11 22 (3.58%) LAN
12 19 (3.09%) Wireless
13 16 (2.61%) VoIP
13 16 (2.61%) iSCSI
14 15 (2.44%) SSL
15 14 (2.28%) Intranet
16 13 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (1.95%) LDAP
18 11 (1.79%) Kerberos
19 10 (1.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (42.35%) SQL Server
2 97 (15.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (13.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (11.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 64 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (4.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.77%) MySQL
10 16 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (2.61%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.28%) NoSQL
12 10 (1.63%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (0.98%) DB2
15 4 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.65%) OLAP
15 4 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 65 (10.59%) Visual Studio
1 65 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.37%) Git (software)
3 31 (5.05%) NUnit
4 25 (4.07%) TeamCity
5 22 (3.58%) JIRA
6 11 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 11 (1.79%) Subversion
7 8 (1.30%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Blend
8 7 (1.14%) MSBuild
8 7 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.14%) Moq
9 6 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.65%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.49%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.33%) InstallShield
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 98 (15.96%) Finance
2 59 (9.61%) Marketing
3 54 (8.79%) Retail
4 32 (5.21%) Advertising
5 14 (2.28%) Banking
5 14 (2.28%) Back Office
5 14 (2.28%) Law
6 13 (2.12%) Games
7 10 (1.63%) Front Office
7 10 (1.63%) Electronics
8 8 (1.30%) Publishing
9 7 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.81%) Legal
12 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.65%) Indonesian Language
12 4 (0.65%) Thai Language
12 4 (0.65%) Vietnamese Language
13 3 (0.49%) Korean Language
13 3 (0.49%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 194 (31.60%) Developer
2 76 (12.38%) Consultant
3 69 (11.24%) Analyst
4 56 (9.12%) .NET Developer
5 53 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 42 (6.84%) Administrator
7 36 (5.86%) DBA
7 36 (5.86%) Software Engineer
7 36 (5.86%) C# Developer
8 29 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 28 (4.56%) Architect
10 27 (4.40%) Web Developer
11 26 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
12 24 (3.91%) Business Analyst
13 23 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
14 18 (2.93%) Technical Consultant
14 18 (2.93%) Front-End Developer
14 18 (2.93%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 17 (2.77%) CRM Developer
15 17 (2.77%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (39.90%) .NET
2 126 (20.52%) ASP.NET
3 119 (19.38%) Web Services
4 102 (16.61%) XML
4 102 (16.61%) HTML
5 71 (11.56%) CSS
6 67 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (10.42%) .NET Framework
8 50 (8.14%) WCF
9 43 (7.00%) jQuery
10 41 (6.68%) Ajax
11 38 (6.19%) HTML5
12 34 (5.54%) CSS3
13 31 (5.05%) SOAP
14 30 (4.89%) WPF
15 28 (4.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (3.42%) Silverlight
17 20 (3.26%) LINQ
18 18 (2.93%) XSL
19 16 (2.61%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.51%) Computer Science
2 29 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.12%) Mathematics
4 13 (2.12%) Social Media
5 10 (1.63%) PKI
6 9 (1.47%) CMDB
6 9 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (1.30%) Clustering
7 8 (1.30%) Statistics
8 7 (1.14%) Physics
8 7 (1.14%) Xbox
8 7 (1.14%) PMI
8 7 (1.14%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.98%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.98%) CCTV
10 5 (0.81%) iPhone
11 4 (0.65%) EPoS
11 4 (0.65%) Open Source
12 3 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 212 (34.53%) Windows
2 60 (9.77%) Linux
3 48 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (5.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (3.42%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.77%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.95%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.47%) UNIX
10 8 (1.30%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.30%) Windows Phone
11 7 (1.14%) Android
12 6 (0.98%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.65%) Solaris
14 4 (0.65%) CentOS
15 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (18.40%) CRM
2 101 (16.45%) E-Commerce
3 92 (14.98%) MVC
4 79 (12.87%) Scrum
5 77 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (11.73%) ITIL
7 70 (11.40%) TDD
8 62 (10.10%) Software Engineering
9 54 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (8.31%) Project Management
10 51 (8.31%) OO
11 44 (7.17%) ERP
11 44 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (6.35%) Unit Testing
13 34 (5.54%) BDD
14 33 (5.37%) Continuous Improvement
15 32 (5.21%) DevOps
16 31 (5.05%) Time Management
16 31 (5.05%) Workflow
17 30 (4.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 214 (34.85%) C#
2 193 (31.43%) SQL
3 101 (16.45%) JavaScript
4 84 (13.68%) T-SQL
5 64 (10.42%) C++
6 41 (6.68%) VB
7 37 (6.03%) Java
8 36 (5.86%) C
9 32 (5.21%) VB6
10 31 (5.05%) VB.NET
11 28 (4.56%) VBA
11 28 (4.56%) PowerShell
12 16 (2.61%) PHP
13 13 (2.12%) Python
14 11 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.79%) VC++
15 10 (1.63%) XAML
15 10 (1.63%) Perl
15 10 (1.63%) Delphi
16 6 (0.98%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 160 (26.06%) Degree
2 66 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.26%) MCSE
4 20 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.61%) MCITP
5 16 (2.61%) MCP
6 13 (2.12%) MCTS
7 12 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.79%) CCNA
9 10 (1.63%) MCPD
10 7 (1.14%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.98%) HND
12 5 (0.81%) GNVQ
12 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.81%) ACSP
12 5 (0.81%) CEH
13 4 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.72%) SLA
2 25 (4.07%) QA
3 9 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) Basel II
4 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.33%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
5 1 (0.16%) BS7799
System Software
1 111 (18.08%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.37%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 14 (2.28%) XenApp
6 13 (2.12%) Forefront TMG
7 11 (1.79%) vSphere
7 11 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.63%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.63%) IAG
8 10 (1.63%) UAG
9 9 (1.47%) ISA Server
10 8 (1.30%) vCloud
11 4 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.33%) Xen
14 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 28 (4.56%) SCCM
2 16 (2.61%) SCOM
3 11 (1.79%) WSUS
4 10 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (1.63%) Cacti
5 9 (1.47%) HP UCMDB
6 8 (1.30%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.81%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.49%) Plesk
8 3 (0.49%) Nagios
8 3 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.33%) StatsD
9 2 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.16%) WMI
10 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 614 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 98 (15.96%) Salesforce.com
3 79 (12.87%) Oracle
4 60 (9.77%) VMware
5 47 (7.65%) HP
6 43 (7.00%) SAP
7 37 (6.03%) Siebel
8 31 (5.05%) Citrix
8 31 (5.05%) Cisco
9 27 (4.40%) IBM
10 25 (4.07%) Symantec
10 25 (4.07%) Google
11 23 (3.75%) Dell
12 17 (2.77%) NetSuite
12 17 (2.77%) Twitter
12 17 (2.77%) EMC
13 16 (2.61%) NetApp
13 16 (2.61%) Sage
13 16 (2.61%) ServiceNow
14 12 (1.95%) PeopleSoft
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Health Care
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Response Personnel
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + NAV 2013 Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Learn Dynamics NAV
Posted: 10 hours ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + +Home working
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum and company bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday