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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 245 225 238
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing COM 10 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.18% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.35% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 34
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
3069 3426 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.50% 50.39% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2689 3036 3838
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Manchester -29 6 £35,000 - 47
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 - 14
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) .NET
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 11 (34.38%) CRM
6 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
7 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (28.13%) C#
8 8 (25.00%) HTML
9 7 (21.88%) CSS
9 7 (21.88%) Finance
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.88%) User Experience
10 6 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (18.75%) Web Services
10 6 (18.75%) Java
10 6 (18.75%) IIS
11 5 (15.63%) VB
11 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
11 5 (15.63%) XML
11 5 (15.63%) UNIX
11 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
11 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
11 5 (15.63%) Internet
11 5 (15.63%) Marketing
11 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Degree

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (9.38%) Sage 200
3 2 (6.25%) Agresso
3 2 (6.25%) SalesLogix
4 1 (3.13%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (15.63%) CRM Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) VB Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Coordinator
5 3 (9.38%) Sage Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.00%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 6 (18.75%) Web Services
7 5 (15.63%) XML
7 5 (15.63%) HTML5
7 5 (15.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (15.63%) CSS3
7 5 (15.63%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.13%) WCF
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) User Experience
3 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.38%) PMI
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (15.63%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) CRM
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Data Management
3 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
3 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) SEO
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 3 (9.38%) CMMI
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) OpenUP
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) VB
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.63%) VB6
4 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.38%) C
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VCAP
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) XenApp
1 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Sage
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 2 (6.25%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Training, Certifications
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
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