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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 158 183 171
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing COM 27 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 0.38% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 20
Average salary £31,500 £25,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -41.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £39,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
COM
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1628 1866 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.13% 46.77% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1614 1868
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

COM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

COM Salary Trend in Manchester

COM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in Manchester

COM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Stockport - 9 £30,000 -
COM
North West

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
4 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
4 17 (51.52%) LINQ
5 16 (48.48%) Windows
6 14 (42.42%) IIS
6 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
6 14 (42.42%) CSS
6 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 14 (42.42%) HTML
6 14 (42.42%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (42.42%) Mobile App
7 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
7 13 (39.39%) Java
8 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (30.30%) CRM
10 9 (27.27%) XML
10 9 (27.27%) VB
10 9 (27.27%) Classic ASP
10 9 (27.27%) jQuery
10 9 (27.27%) Android
10 9 (27.27%) Ajax
11 8 (24.24%) WPF
11 8 (24.24%) Silverlight
11 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (24.24%) .NET Compact Framework
11 8 (24.24%) Inversion of Control

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (42.42%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Intranet
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) OLAP
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (15.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Software Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
6 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) LINQ
3 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) XML
5 9 (27.27%) Ajax
5 9 (27.27%) Classic ASP
5 9 (27.27%) jQuery
6 8 (24.24%) WPF
6 8 (24.24%) Silverlight
6 8 (24.24%) .NET Compact Framework
7 6 (18.18%) Web Services
8 5 (15.15%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (15.15%) HTML5
8 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) CSS3
9 2 (6.06%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Mobile App
2 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (24.24%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (15.15%) User Experience
5 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Android
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) CRM
2 8 (24.24%) TDD
2 8 (24.24%) UML
2 8 (24.24%) MVVM
3 5 (15.15%) Data Management
3 5 (15.15%) ERP
3 5 (15.15%) Process Management
3 5 (15.15%) SEO
4 4 (12.12%) Web Development
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) Java
5 9 (27.27%) VB
6 8 (24.24%) C
6 8 (24.24%) C++
7 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance & On-call
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