The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 12 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 11.63% 4.44% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +5.33%
COM
Cheshire

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 Runcorn region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 39.53% 20.00% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

COM
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

COM Salary Trend in Runcorn

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) MS Project
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 8 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone 7
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) ServiceStack

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Project
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) ServiceStack
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone 7
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Apple