The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 489 490 525
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +35
Permanent jobs citing COM 137 142 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.80% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 100 74 78
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
COM
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16368 17742 17755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.67% 38.19% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14056 15170 15192
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in London

COM
Salary Trend in London

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

COM Salary Trend in London

COM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in London

COM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Ealing -5 26 £57,500 +9.52% 2
City of London -11 13 £70,000 +33.33% 78
Chiswick - 2 £46,250 - 1
Greenford - 1 £29,000 -
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 116 (48.13%) Windows
3 114 (47.30%) MS Excel
4 102 (42.32%) C#
5 101 (41.91%) SQL Server
6 100 (41.49%) .NET
7 98 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (36.10%) SQL
9 68 (28.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 66 (27.39%) TDD
11 65 (26.97%) Scrum
12 62 (25.73%) ASP.NET
13 61 (25.31%) JavaScript
13 61 (25.31%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (24.48%) Web Services
15 55 (22.82%) HTML
16 53 (21.99%) XML
17 52 (21.58%) Finance
18 51 (21.16%) MS Office
18 51 (21.16%) Salesforce.com
19 49 (20.33%) CSS
20 46 (19.09%) C++
21 45 (18.67%) TCP/IP
22 44 (18.26%) T-SQL
22 44 (18.26%) CRM
23 43 (17.84%) SQL Server 2008
24 42 (17.43%) Git (software)
25 38 (15.77%) Retail
26 37 (15.35%) Linux
26 37 (15.35%) REST

COM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 16 (6.64%) OpenEdge
2 13 (5.39%) IIS
3 12 (4.98%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.73%) CMS
5 6 (2.49%) SugarCRM
5 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.49%) NServiceBus
6 5 (2.07%) Lync
6 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.24%) MTS
8 3 (1.24%) Node.js
9 2 (0.83%) Apache
9 2 (0.83%) Confluence
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 114 (47.30%) MS Excel
2 51 (21.16%) MS Office
3 10 (4.15%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (7.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.90%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.49%) Infor CRM
4 5 (2.07%) Sophis RISQUE
5 4 (1.66%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.41%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.41%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.41%) Agresso
6 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (28.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.56%) SaaS
4 10 (4.15%) GitHub
5 9 (3.73%) Office 365
6 8 (3.32%) Force.com
7 4 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.41%) IaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.67%) TCP/IP
2 28 (11.62%) Network Security
3 12 (4.98%) Internet
3 12 (4.98%) DNS
4 11 (4.56%) VoIP
5 10 (4.15%) DHCP
6 9 (3.73%) VPN
7 7 (2.90%) Firewall
7 7 (2.90%) SAN
7 7 (2.90%) SMTP
8 6 (2.49%) NAS
8 6 (2.49%) Broadband
9 5 (2.07%) PBX
10 4 (1.66%) LDAP
10 4 (1.66%) LAN
10 4 (1.66%) SSL
10 4 (1.66%) Intranet
11 3 (1.24%) VLAN
11 3 (1.24%) IMAP
11 3 (1.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (41.91%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.32%) InterSystems Cache
9 7 (2.90%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (2.49%) OLAP
11 4 (1.66%) OLTP
11 4 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.24%) Big Data
12 3 (1.24%) MySQL
12 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.83%) Informix
13 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (17.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.86%) SpecFlow
2 31 (12.86%) NUnit
2 31 (12.86%) TeamCity
3 20 (8.30%) JIRA
4 14 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.98%) Subversion
6 10 (4.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (3.32%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.90%) ReSharper
8 7 (2.90%) Moq
9 6 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.49%) PostSharp
9 6 (2.49%) Fiddler
9 6 (2.49%) Robot Framework
10 5 (2.07%) InstallShield
11 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.24%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.41%) WinDbg
General
1 52 (21.58%) Finance
2 38 (15.77%) Retail
3 28 (11.62%) Publishing
4 16 (6.64%) Marketing
5 15 (6.22%) Front Office
6 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.49%) Advertising
8 4 (1.66%) Banking
8 4 (1.66%) Law
9 3 (1.24%) Back Office
10 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.83%) Legal
10 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.83%) French Language
11 1 (0.41%) German Language
11 1 (0.41%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (51.04%) Developer
2 42 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 33 (13.69%) Progress Developer
4 32 (13.28%) Senior Developer
5 27 (11.20%) Software Engineer
6 21 (8.71%) Architect
7 20 (8.30%) Analyst
7 20 (8.30%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (7.47%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (6.64%) Consultant
9 16 (6.64%) Applications Architect
9 16 (6.64%) Agile .NET Developer
10 14 (5.81%) Applications Developer
10 14 (5.81%) C++ Developer
11 12 (4.98%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (4.98%) C# Software Engineer
12 11 (4.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 9 (3.73%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (3.32%) SQL Server DBA
14 8 (3.32%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (41.49%) .NET
2 62 (25.73%) ASP.NET
3 59 (24.48%) Web Services
4 55 (22.82%) HTML
5 53 (21.99%) XML
6 49 (20.33%) CSS
7 37 (15.35%) REST
8 36 (14.94%) WCF
9 35 (14.52%) XHTML
10 32 (13.28%) LINQ
10 32 (13.28%) .NET Framework
11 29 (12.03%) WPF
12 28 (11.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (9.13%) Unity DI Container
14 20 (8.30%) RESTful
15 19 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (5.39%) Entity Framework
16 13 (5.39%) Visualforce
17 11 (4.56%) SOAP
18 10 (4.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.62%) Visualisation
1 28 (11.62%) BYOD
2 26 (10.79%) Photography
3 25 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (9.54%) Data Structures
5 21 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (7.47%) Management Information System
7 17 (7.05%) Derivative
7 17 (7.05%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (6.64%) Client/Server
8 16 (6.64%) Replication
8 16 (6.64%) Computer Science
9 15 (6.22%) Algorithms
10 13 (5.39%) Mathematics
11 9 (3.73%) Physics
12 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.66%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.66%) CMDB
14 3 (1.24%) User Experience
14 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 116 (48.13%) Windows
2 37 (15.35%) Linux
3 32 (13.28%) UNIX
4 16 (6.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.07%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.66%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.83%) CentOS
9 2 (0.83%) Solaris
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (27.39%) TDD
3 65 (26.97%) Scrum
4 61 (25.31%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (18.26%) CRM
6 37 (15.35%) Software Engineering
7 35 (14.52%) OO
8 34 (14.11%) Kanban
9 32 (13.28%) BDD
9 32 (13.28%) MVC
9 32 (13.28%) Unit Testing
10 28 (11.62%) Dependency Injection
11 27 (11.20%) Mentoring
12 25 (10.37%) DevOps
13 23 (9.54%) Functional Programming
13 23 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (9.13%) OOP
14 22 (9.13%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (8.30%) Project Management
16 19 (7.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 102 (42.32%) C#
2 87 (36.10%) SQL
3 61 (25.31%) JavaScript
4 46 (19.09%) C++
5 44 (18.26%) T-SQL
6 35 (14.52%) Progress 4GL
7 28 (11.62%) Objective-C
8 20 (8.30%) VBA
8 20 (8.30%) F#
9 16 (6.64%) Haskell
10 15 (6.22%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.98%) VB
12 11 (4.56%) Apex Code
13 8 (3.32%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.32%) Java
14 6 (2.49%) Python
15 3 (1.24%) VB6
15 3 (1.24%) Ruby
15 3 (1.24%) C
15 3 (1.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (13.69%) Degree
2 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.24%) MCP
4 2 (0.83%) PMP
4 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) APMP
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.41%) PCI QSA
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) CISA
5 1 (0.41%) CISM
5 1 (0.41%) MBA
5 1 (0.41%) MCDST
5 1 (0.41%) MCTS
5 1 (0.41%) MCSA
5 1 (0.41%) CISSP
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.88%) QA
2 4 (1.66%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) CRD IV
System Software
1 29 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.66%) Xen
4 4 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 28 (11.62%) WMI
2 11 (4.56%) SCCM
3 6 (2.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 6 (2.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.66%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.24%) StatsD
5 3 (1.24%) Graphite
5 3 (1.24%) Nagios
5 3 (1.24%) Puppet
6 2 (0.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 241 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 51 (21.16%) Salesforce.com
3 35 (14.52%) Progress
4 30 (12.45%) Apple
5 26 (10.79%) Oracle
6 15 (6.22%) Siebel
7 12 (4.98%) SAP
8 11 (4.56%) Dell
8 11 (4.56%) VMware
9 10 (4.15%) NetSuite
10 8 (3.32%) Cisco
10 8 (3.32%) EPiServer
10 8 (3.32%) ExactTarget
11 7 (2.90%) Citrix
11 7 (2.90%) Sage
12 6 (2.49%) Yahoo!
13 5 (2.07%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.66%) Google
15 3 (1.24%) Bloomberg
15 3 (1.24%) Symantec
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80K
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £33,114 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40k-60k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + good bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Romford, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Base £18,000 - £22,000 (OTE £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago