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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Component Object Model (COM)
UK
Rank 746 747 746
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing COM 98 210 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 81 140 156
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £41,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +7.14%

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
33337 38504 39770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.19% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28688 33190 34111
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 0 95 £45,000 -10.00% 274
London -18 44 £45,000 -23.40% 96
South East +59 32 £52,500 +5.00% 50
Berkshire +56 22 £52,500 - 11
Bracknell +14 19 £52,500 - 1
North West -13 6 £57,500 +9.52% 32
Manchester -29 6 £57,500 +9.52% 23
City of London +26 5 £42,500 -4.49% 19
South West +12 5 £20,500 -39.70% 13
Yorkshire +6 4 £27,500 -26.66% 18
Oxfordshire - 4 £31,500 - 10
Wallingford - 4 £31,500 -
Hampshire +6 3 £32,500 -31.57% 5
Devon - 3 £17,000 - 1
West Midlands +31 2 £26,000 -7.96% 28
Leeds +10 2 £45,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +10 2 £45,000 - 10
West Sussex +6 2 £30,000 +13.20% 8
East Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Andover - 2 £32,500 -
Westminster - 2 £31,250 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £33,750 - 2
Hull - 2 £27,500 - 1
East of England +26 1 - - 15
Buckinghamshire +20 1 - - 2
Dorset +19 1 - - 1
Scotland +19 1 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Glasgow +15 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Birmingham +13 1 - - 6
Milton Keynes +13 1 - -

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 100 (45.87%) C#
3 96 (44.04%) SQL
4 76 (34.86%) MS Excel
5 75 (34.40%) SQL Server
6 72 (33.03%) .NET
7 68 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (25.69%) Windows
9 53 (24.31%) Salesforce.com
9 53 (24.31%) TDD
10 52 (23.85%) Visual Studio
11 51 (23.39%) JavaScript
12 48 (22.02%) Multithreading
13 44 (20.18%) Degree
13 44 (20.18%) HTML
14 43 (19.72%) ASP.NET
15 42 (19.27%) SDLC
16 41 (18.81%) CSS
17 39 (17.89%) Software Engineering
18 37 (16.97%) MVC
19 36 (16.51%) CRM
20 35 (16.06%) Web Services
20 35 (16.06%) C++
21 31 (14.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 30 (13.76%) jQuery
23 29 (13.30%) MFC
23 29 (13.30%) STL
23 29 (13.30%) Team Foundation Server
23 29 (13.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 29 (13.30%) Relational Database

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 23 (10.55%) IIS
2 20 (9.17%) CMS
3 18 (8.26%) Umbraco
4 16 (7.34%) Commerce Server
4 16 (7.34%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.42%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.13%) Skype for Business
7 8 (3.67%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.83%) SugarCRM
10 3 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.38%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.38%) Apache
11 2 (0.92%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.92%) WordPress
12 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.46%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 76 (34.86%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.01%) MS Office
3 18 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.29%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.38%) MS Project
6 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (8.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.21%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.75%) Eloqua
4 5 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.29%) Infor CRM
5 4 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (1.83%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (1.38%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (1.38%) Infor M3
6 3 (1.38%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.38%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.92%) Sage 300 ERP
7 2 (0.92%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.92%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.46%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.42%) Office 365
3 11 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.05%) SaaS
4 9 (4.13%) Force.com
5 6 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.29%) PaaS
7 4 (1.83%) Yammer
8 3 (1.38%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.92%) IaaS
10 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.59%) Internet
2 7 (3.21%) Firewall
2 7 (3.21%) SSL
3 5 (2.29%) DNS
3 5 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.38%) IPv4
4 3 (1.38%) IPv6
4 3 (1.38%) LDAP
4 3 (1.38%) OSPF
4 3 (1.38%) RIP
4 3 (1.38%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.38%) VPN
5 2 (0.92%) DHCP
5 2 (0.92%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.92%) MPLS
5 2 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.92%) RS-232
5 2 (0.92%) WebEx
5 2 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (34.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (13.30%) Relational Database
4 19 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.05%) Big Data
6 11 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.67%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.21%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.75%) MySQL
10 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.29%) MS Access
12 4 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.38%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.38%) Pentaho
13 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 52 (23.85%) Visual Studio
2 29 (13.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.26%) SpecFlow
4 16 (7.34%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.83%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.38%) NUnit
6 3 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.92%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (0.92%) MSI
7 2 (0.92%) MSTest
7 2 (0.92%) NuGet
7 2 (0.92%) WiX
8 1 (0.46%) Grunt
8 1 (0.46%) gulp
8 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.46%) JUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) webpack
General
1 27 (12.39%) Retail
2 26 (11.93%) Marketing
3 19 (8.72%) Finance
4 8 (3.67%) Advertising
5 7 (3.21%) French Language
6 6 (2.75%) Dutch Language
6 6 (2.75%) German Language
7 4 (1.83%) Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Swedish Language
8 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.92%) Law
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (30.73%) Developer
2 32 (14.68%) Software Engineer
3 30 (13.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 25 (11.47%) Analyst
5 21 (9.63%) .NET Developer
6 19 (8.72%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.34%) Architect
8 12 (5.50%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.13%) Consultant
9 9 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.13%) SQL Developer
9 9 (4.13%) Support Engineer
10 8 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (3.67%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.21%) Applications Developer
11 7 (3.21%) Technical Support
12 6 (2.75%) .NET Applications Developer
12 6 (2.75%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (33.03%) .NET
2 44 (20.18%) HTML
3 43 (19.72%) ASP.NET
4 41 (18.81%) CSS
5 35 (16.06%) Web Services
6 30 (13.76%) jQuery
7 29 (13.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 29 (13.30%) MFC
7 29 (13.30%) STL
8 26 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (11.47%) .NET Framework
10 23 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (10.09%) Entity Framework
11 22 (10.09%) RESTful
12 21 (9.63%) WCF
13 20 (9.17%) REST
14 19 (8.72%) HTML5
15 18 (8.26%) CSS3
15 18 (8.26%) JSON
16 17 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.01%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.80%) Clustering
3 16 (7.34%) W3C
4 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.96%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.96%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.13%) Social Media
7 4 (1.83%) iPad
7 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.38%) Blog
8 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.92%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 2 (0.92%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.92%) PMI
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
10 1 (0.46%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.69%) Windows
2 18 (8.26%) Windows Server
3 17 (7.80%) Linux
4 12 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.21%) Unix
8 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.83%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.83%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.38%) Android
10 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.38%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.38%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.92%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.46%) AIX
12 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.31%) TDD
3 48 (22.02%) Multithreading
4 42 (19.27%) SDLC
5 39 (17.89%) Software Engineering
6 37 (16.97%) MVC
7 36 (16.51%) CRM
8 27 (12.39%) Scrum
9 25 (11.47%) OO
10 21 (9.63%) OOP
11 20 (9.17%) ERP
11 20 (9.17%) Unit Testing
12 19 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (8.26%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.26%) SOLID
14 17 (7.80%) SOA
15 16 (7.34%) DevOps
15 16 (7.34%) Domain-Driven Design
15 16 (7.34%) OWASP
15 16 (7.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (45.87%) C#
2 96 (44.04%) SQL
3 51 (23.39%) JavaScript
4 35 (16.06%) C++
5 18 (8.26%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.96%) C
7 9 (4.13%) Java
8 8 (3.67%) Apex Code
8 8 (3.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.29%) VB
10 4 (1.83%) Python
11 3 (1.38%) VBA
11 3 (1.38%) XAML
12 2 (0.92%) PHP
12 2 (0.92%) R
12 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.46%) ES6
13 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (20.18%) Degree
2 6 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.83%) ISEB
4 4 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.46%) CCNP
6 1 (0.46%) CEH
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.46%) CISSP
6 1 (0.46%) PMP
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.67%) QA
2 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) DICOM
4 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.46%) HL7
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.46%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 25 (11.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.92%) Docker
5 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (0.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.92%) WSUS
3 1 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.46%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.46%) Puppet
3 1 (0.46%) Simpana
3 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 218 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (24.31%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (8.72%) Oracle
4 18 (8.26%) IBM
4 18 (8.26%) SAP
5 15 (6.88%) VMware
6 11 (5.05%) Sage
7 8 (3.67%) Infor
8 5 (2.29%) Citrix
9 4 (1.83%) Adobe
9 4 (1.83%) Epicor
9 4 (1.83%) Facebook
9 4 (1.83%) Google
9 4 (1.83%) HP
10 3 (1.38%) IFS
10 3 (1.38%) Marketo
10 3 (1.38%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.38%) Pardot
10 3 (1.38%) Splunk
10 3 (1.38%) Talend
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum ***APPLY NOW***
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension, health care etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bango.net
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Share options available
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £500000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + A bag full of bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago