The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 888 909 848
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -61
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 15 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.016% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.040% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 38
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £100,000 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +12.00%

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
41458 46921 44837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.46% 40.46% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35314 39257 39115
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DCOM
Salary Trend

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

DCOM Salary Trend in the UK

DCOM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DCOM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

DCOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DCOM
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 14 £41,500 -7.77% 2
London -10 7 £65,000 -35.00%
West Midlands -8 6 £41,500 -1.19% 1
Worcester - 6 £41,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 6 £41,500 - 1
North West +4 1 £24,000 -46.66% 1
Manchester -4 1 £24,000 -46.66% 1

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DCOM 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 DCOM.

1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 14 (51.85%) C++
5 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 11 (40.74%) COM
8 11 (40.74%) Windows
8 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
8 11 (40.74%) WPF
9 10 (37.04%) VBA
10 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (29.63%) MVC
11 8 (29.63%) TDD
11 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (29.63%) BDD
12 7 (25.93%) C
12 7 (25.93%) XML
13 6 (22.22%) VB
13 6 (22.22%) ATL
13 6 (22.22%) OOP
13 6 (22.22%) Scrum
13 6 (22.22%) WinForms

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DCOM 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 DCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) LiveLink
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.41%) Simulink
3 2 (7.41%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) Modbus
3 2 (7.41%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) ReSharper
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Moq
2 5 (18.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (11.11%) NSubstitute
4 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) NUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 4 (14.81%) Automotive
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) COM
3 11 (40.74%) WPF
4 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.93%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) ATL
6 6 (22.22%) WinForms
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) MSMQ
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) WCF
9 3 (11.11%) ActiveX
9 3 (11.11%) LINQ
9 3 (11.11%) RESTful
9 3 (11.11%) Ajax
9 3 (11.11%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) TDD
2 8 (29.63%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (29.63%) BDD
3 6 (22.22%) OOP
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) UML
4 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
4 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) XML Parsing
5 3 (11.11%) MVVM
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) C++
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) VBA
5 7 (25.93%) C
6 6 (22.22%) VB
6 6 (22.22%) VB6
7 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (11.11%) F#
9 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
9 2 (7.41%) Java
10 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Telerik
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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