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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 171 171 169
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing COM 17 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.13% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 0.27% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 17
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,200 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1616 1824 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.26% 48.41% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1599 1795
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 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 5 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 - 4 £25,000 -
COM
North West

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) LINQ
6 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 9 (42.86%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) IIS
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (33.33%) WPF
8 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (28.57%) Silverlight
8 6 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
8 6 (28.57%) MVVM
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) C++
8 6 (28.57%) C
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) UML
8 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (23.81%) UNIX

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
3 10 (47.62%) LINQ
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) WPF
6 6 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 6 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) Apache Cordova
7 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (23.81%) CSS3
8 4 (19.05%) Ajax
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) Classic ASP
9 2 (9.52%) MDX
10 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (23.81%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) MVVM
1 6 (28.57%) TDD
1 6 (28.57%) UML
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) SEO
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) C++
5 6 (28.57%) C
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (19.05%) VB
8 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) VCP4
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £41000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Up to £30K bonus, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car or Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + On Call, Pension, Healthcare
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ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, certifications, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, health care
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