The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 69 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing COM 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.29% 0.88% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 2.36% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £37,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
COM
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
332 212 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.89% 37.26% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 301 185 311
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

COM
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

COM Salary Trend in Sheffield

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (70.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (45.00%) jQuery
5 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (40.00%) CruiseControl
6 8 (40.00%) Subversion
6 8 (40.00%) Grunt
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (40.00%) HTML5
6 8 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (40.00%) Sass
6 8 (40.00%) MVC
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) Resource Management
7 7 (35.00%) Asset Management
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) Ajax
7 7 (35.00%) Silverlight
7 7 (35.00%) Internet
8 6 (30.00%) VB
8 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (30.00%) DRM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (40.00%) CruiseControl
2 8 (40.00%) Subversion
2 8 (40.00%) Grunt
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Junior
3 7 (35.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 8 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 8 (40.00%) Sass
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) XML
5 7 (35.00%) Ajax
5 7 (35.00%) Silverlight
6 5 (25.00%) Classic ASP
7 1 (5.00%) MFC
7 1 (5.00%) STL
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Resource Management
2 7 (35.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (30.00%) DRM
4 4 (20.00%) Game Development
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (30.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C++
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Sony
2 4 (20.00%) Twitter
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care,training
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago