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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 72 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.70% 0.74% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.62% 2.03% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
309 246 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.98% 36.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 278 216 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (68.75%) Ajax
4 11 (68.75%) Resource Management
4 11 (68.75%) Silverlight
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 11 (68.75%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) Asset Management
5 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (56.25%) jQuery
7 7 (43.75%) DRM
7 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
8 6 (37.50%) VB
8 6 (37.50%) C#
9 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
9 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
9 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (25.00%) Grunt
10 4 (25.00%) HTML5
10 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (25.00%) Sass
10 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Junior
2 8 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) Ajax
3 11 (68.75%) Silverlight
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (25.00%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) MFC
7 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Resource Management
2 11 (68.75%) Asset Management
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) DRM
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 6 (37.50%) VB
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
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