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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 185 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.048% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £48,750 £25,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £23,350 £25,875
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £35,600 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
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
1763 1883 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.31% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1660 1769
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Manchester

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) CRM
3 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (35.00%) Office 365
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) Business Development
6 4 (20.00%) CMMI
6 4 (20.00%) PMI
6 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) C
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.00%) User Experience
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone 8

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Account Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (15.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Sales Executive
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) PMI
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) CRM
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Business Development
5 4 (20.00%) CMMI
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) OpenUP
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Document Management
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) VCAP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + pension, 28 days' holiday, healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Microsoft Training
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum + £5K Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + car, pension, 28 days' holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+bonusagile
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago