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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 220 244 243
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing COM 7 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +41.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
2225 2645 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.75% 41.13% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1914 2239 2588
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -1 6 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Cheshire +31 1 - -
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) Office 365
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering

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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.26%) Force.com
3 1 (5.26%) Heroku
3 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) CCTV
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (10.53%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 1 (5.26%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.26%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits inc. Car
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 45000-65000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits + Car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chorley
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ultimate Products
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Structured salary with stepped increases
Posted: 21 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ultimate Products
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum structured salary with stepped increases
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