The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 70 59
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.66% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -10.25%
COM
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
355 305 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 49.51% 45.39% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 298 274 203
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

COM
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

COM Salary Trend in Staffordshire

COM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago