The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 902 916 899
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 7 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.035% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 18
Average salary £53,750 £50,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -18.75%
DCOM
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%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DCOM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in England

DCOM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DCOM across the England region.

DCOM Salary Trend in England

DCOM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DCOM across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

DCOM Salary Histogram in England

DCOM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the England region over the 3 months to 11 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
South East +17 5 £55,000 +69.23%
West Midlands - 1 £36,500 -
DCOM
UK

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing DCOM 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 DCOM.

1 15 (53.57%) Presales
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (46.43%) SAP
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 13 (46.43%) Test Scripting
4 12 (42.86%) LoadRunner
4 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 12 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 12 (42.86%) HP
5 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
5 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
6 9 (32.14%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) Project Management
7 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (25.00%) WCF
8 7 (25.00%) Test Management
8 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (21.43%) WPF
9 6 (21.43%) FitNesse
9 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing DCOM 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 DCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (21.43%) FitNesse
4 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 5 (17.86%) JMeter
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Test Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Test Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Performance Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 6 (21.43%) Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) WCF
3 6 (21.43%) MAPI
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) WPF
4 3 (10.71%) COM+
5 1 (3.57%) AppFabric
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Presales
2 13 (46.43%) Test Scripting
3 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) Test Management
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) ATDD
6 6 (21.43%) OOD
6 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C++
2 6 (21.43%) VB
3 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB6
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Citrix
1 13 (46.43%) SAP
2 12 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) Capita
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft