The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 237 241 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.098% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,050 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -2.53%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2527 2590 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.13% 39.33% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2192 2225 2750
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing COM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

COM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

COM Salary Trend in the North West

COM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in the North West

COM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 4 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Cheshire +27 2 £43,750 +9.37% 4
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for COM.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) XML

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (6.25%) Sage X3
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.25%) Force.com
3 1 (6.25%) Heroku
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Hardware Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Presales
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
5 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) VB6
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) IFS
4 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits inc. Car
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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