The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 85 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.17% - 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -10.25%
COM
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
379 377 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.99% 34.34% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 321 344 433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

COM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

COM Salary Trend in Essex

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago