The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Component Object Model (COM)
UK
Rank 747 739 752
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing COM 98 188 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 83 131 146
Median salary £46,500 £47,750 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.61% +21.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33216 38165 38475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.51% 38.12% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28718 32873 33157
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

COM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM within the UK.

COM Salary Trend in the UK

COM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 within the UK.

COM Salary Histogram in the UK

COM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
England -6 96 £47,000 -6.00% 227
London +26 50 £45,000 -25.00% 86
South East +19 22 £52,500 +5.00% 42
Berkshire +38 18 £52,500 - 11
Bracknell +16 15 £52,500 +5.00% 1
North West -8 9 £57,500 +69.11% 15
Manchester -20 9 £57,500 +69.11% 9
West Midlands +10 6 £26,500 -11.66% 19
South West +11 4 £30,500 -10.29% 9
Hampshire -7 3 £47,500 -5.00% 9
City of London +18 2 £37,250 -16.29% 20
West Yorkshire +11 2 £42,500 +40.49% 6
Yorkshire +10 2 £42,500 +18.05% 18
Gloucestershire -12 2 £37,250 -19.02% 1
Devon - 2 £20,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £33,750 - 1
Reading +34 1 £70,000 +27.27% 4
Surrey +32 1 £21,400 -61.09% 5
East of England +25 1 - - 13
Leeds +17 1 - - 3
Hertfordshire +10 1 - - 4
East Midlands +10 1 £50,000 - 11
Southampton +4 1 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Cheltenham +1 1 £37,500 -18.47%
Leicestershire -5 1 £50,000 - 1
Leicester -7 1 £50,000 -
Farnborough -8 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Birmingham -10 1 £22,500 -45.78% 8
Staines - 1 £21,400 - 1

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for COM.

1 220 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 93 (42.27%) SQL
3 87 (39.55%) C#
4 82 (37.27%) MS Excel
5 76 (34.55%) SQL Server
6 72 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (31.36%) .NET
8 65 (29.55%) Salesforce.com
9 57 (25.91%) JavaScript
10 54 (24.55%) Windows
11 51 (23.18%) HTML
12 47 (21.36%) Degree
13 45 (20.45%) Visual Studio
13 45 (20.45%) ASP.NET
13 45 (20.45%) CRM
14 44 (20.00%) CSS
14 44 (20.00%) TDD
15 38 (17.27%) Multithreading
16 36 (16.36%) MVC
17 35 (15.91%) Web Services
17 35 (15.91%) SDLC
18 34 (15.45%) jQuery
19 32 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 30 (13.64%) Software Engineering
21 28 (12.73%) CMS
22 27 (12.27%) Scrum
22 27 (12.27%) IIS
22 27 (12.27%) Active Directory
22 27 (12.27%) Retail
22 27 (12.27%) Marketing

COM
Top Related IT Skills 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 28 (12.73%) CMS
2 27 (12.27%) IIS
3 18 (8.18%) Umbraco
4 17 (7.73%) SharePoint
5 16 (7.27%) Commerce Server
5 16 (7.27%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.09%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.18%) SugarCRM
8 6 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.82%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.82%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.36%) Apache
10 3 (1.36%) EPiServer CMS
11 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.91%) WordPress
12 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 82 (37.27%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.82%) MS Office
3 20 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.27%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.91%) MS Project
6 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (9.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.55%) Eloqua
3 8 (3.64%) Infor CRM
4 5 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (1.36%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (1.36%) Infor M3
6 3 (1.36%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.91%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.91%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.91%) Sage 300 ERP
7 2 (0.91%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.91%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 1 (0.45%) FastStats
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.45%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.73%) Office 365
3 16 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.82%) SaaS
5 10 (4.55%) Force.com
6 8 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.27%) PaaS
8 4 (1.82%) Yammer
9 3 (1.36%) FinancialForce.com
9 3 (1.36%) Heroku
10 2 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.91%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.91%) IaaS
11 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.00%) Internet
2 10 (4.55%) SSL
3 6 (2.73%) Firewall
3 6 (2.73%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.36%) DNS
4 3 (1.36%) Intranet
4 3 (1.36%) LDAP
4 3 (1.36%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.91%) DHCP
5 2 (0.91%) IPv4
5 2 (0.91%) IPv6
5 2 (0.91%) LAN
5 2 (0.91%) MPLS
5 2 (0.91%) OSPF
5 2 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.91%) RIP
5 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.91%) WAN
5 2 (0.91%) WebEx
6 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.82%) Relational Database
4 21 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.00%) Big Data
7 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.18%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.73%) MySQL
10 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.27%) MS Access
11 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.82%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 26 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.18%) SpecFlow
4 16 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.36%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.36%) JIRA
5 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.91%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.45%) Grunt
7 1 (0.45%) gulp
7 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) NUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Redmine
7 1 (0.45%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.45%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 27 (12.27%) Marketing
1 27 (12.27%) Retail
2 23 (10.45%) Finance
3 6 (2.73%) Dutch Language
3 6 (2.73%) French Language
3 6 (2.73%) German Language
4 5 (2.27%) Banking
5 4 (1.82%) Advertising
5 4 (1.82%) Law
5 4 (1.82%) Legal
5 4 (1.82%) Swedish Language
6 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.91%) Publishing
6 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (31.82%) Developer
2 30 (13.64%) Analyst
3 25 (11.36%) Software Engineer
4 23 (10.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 21 (9.55%) Senior Developer
6 20 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 17 (7.73%) Architect
8 14 (6.36%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.09%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.64%) Junior
11 8 (3.64%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.18%) Applications Developer
12 7 (3.18%) Applications Engineer
12 7 (3.18%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.18%) Applications Support Engineer
12 7 (3.18%) Consultant
12 7 (3.18%) CRM Developer
12 7 (3.18%) Service Analyst
12 7 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (31.36%) .NET
2 51 (23.18%) HTML
3 45 (20.45%) ASP.NET
4 44 (20.00%) CSS
5 35 (15.91%) Web Services
6 34 (15.45%) jQuery
7 27 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (11.36%) RESTful
9 23 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (10.45%) MFC
10 22 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 22 (10.00%) REST
10 22 (10.00%) STL
11 21 (9.55%) .NET Framework
11 21 (9.55%) HTML5
12 20 (9.09%) Entity Framework
13 19 (8.64%) XML
14 18 (8.18%) CSS3
14 18 (8.18%) JSON
14 18 (8.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.73%) Clustering
3 16 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.27%) W3C
4 14 (6.36%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.91%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.45%) Social Media
7 8 (3.64%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.73%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.27%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.82%) iPad
11 3 (1.36%) Blog
11 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.36%) PMI
12 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.91%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.91%) Google Search Appliance
12 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.55%) Windows
2 16 (7.27%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.45%) Linux
4 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.55%) Android
5 10 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.18%) Unix
7 7 (3.18%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (3.18%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.91%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.45%) CRM
3 44 (20.00%) TDD
4 38 (17.27%) Multithreading
5 36 (16.36%) MVC
6 35 (15.91%) SDLC
7 30 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 27 (12.27%) Scrum
9 22 (10.00%) Project Management
10 21 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.55%) ERP
10 21 (9.55%) OO
10 21 (9.55%) OOP
11 20 (9.09%) SOA
11 20 (9.09%) Unit Testing
12 19 (8.64%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.18%) SOLID
14 16 (7.27%) DevOps
14 16 (7.27%) Graceful Degradation
14 16 (7.27%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 93 (42.27%) SQL
2 87 (39.55%) C#
3 57 (25.91%) JavaScript
4 25 (11.36%) C++
5 19 (8.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.64%) Apex Code
6 8 (3.64%) Java
7 7 (3.18%) C
7 7 (3.18%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.82%) Python
8 4 (1.82%) VBA
9 3 (1.36%) R
9 3 (1.36%) SOQL
10 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.91%) VB
10 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.91%) VBScript
11 1 (0.45%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.45%) VB6
11 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (21.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.91%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CCNP
6 1 (0.45%) CEH
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CISSP
6 1 (0.45%) MCSA
6 1 (0.45%) MOS
6 1 (0.45%) PMP
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.09%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.18%) QA
3 6 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.91%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.45%) DICOM
6 1 (0.45%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.45%) HL7
6 1 (0.45%) SLA
6 1 (0.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 27 (12.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.91%) Docker
3 2 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.45%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Simpana
2 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 220 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 65 (29.55%) Salesforce.com
3 22 (10.00%) SAP
4 20 (9.09%) Oracle
5 19 (8.64%) VMware
6 18 (8.18%) IBM
7 13 (5.91%) Sage
8 10 (4.55%) Citrix
8 10 (4.55%) NetSuite
9 8 (3.64%) Facebook
9 8 (3.64%) Infor
10 7 (3.18%) Adobe
11 6 (2.73%) Google
11 6 (2.73%) Marketo
11 6 (2.73%) Sitecore
12 5 (2.27%) HP
12 5 (2.27%) Siebel
13 4 (1.82%) Epicor
13 4 (1.82%) EPiServer
13 4 (1.82%) MuleSoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, flex working
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
AFerry
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43k to £47K
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago