The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 71 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing COM 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.18% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
COM
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
278 424 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.77% 51.64% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 249 361 343
Average salary £38,800 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

COM
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

COM Salary Trend in Leicestershire

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Code Coverage
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) STL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Remoting
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) WCF

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) STL
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSD
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Remoting
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
1 3 (75.00%) WF
1 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (75.00%) MPEG
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Code Coverage
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Loughborough
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 20 days ago