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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 869 838 836
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 25 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.039% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.057% 0.098% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 66
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +2.35%

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
43595 42672 48036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.03% 39.47% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36643 36966 42269
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 August 2014 within the UK.

DCOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DCOM
Top 15 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 27 August 2014. 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 -69 25 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 9 £50,000 -
East of England -2 9 £50,000 -
London -24 8 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Cambridge +1 7 £52,500 +5.00%
South East -33 7 £34,750 -18.23% 2
Hampshire -16 4 £34,750 -18.23% 2
Berkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Eastbourne -13 1 £38,500 -12.99%
East Sussex -30 1 £38,500 -12.99%
Bradford - 1 £42,000 -
Fareham - 1 £45,000 -
Slough - 1 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,000 -

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 27 (61.36%) SQL
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) C#
3 23 (52.27%) .NET
4 22 (50.00%) C++
5 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.27%) VB
7 11 (25.00%) Oracle
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) Degree
8 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.73%) SOAP
8 10 (22.73%) Multithreading
9 9 (20.45%) CSS
9 9 (20.45%) XML
9 9 (20.45%) C
9 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
9 9 (20.45%) HTML
10 8 (18.18%) Banking
10 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 7 (15.91%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) MFC
11 7 (15.91%) OOP
11 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
11 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
12 6 (13.64%) MUMPS
12 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.64%) MVC
12 6 (13.64%) Law

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (4.55%) IIS
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) DMZ
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
4 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) HSRP
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WLAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.27%) Toad
4 1 (2.27%) StarTeam
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (18.18%) Banking
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.64%) Law
4 4 (9.09%) Automotive
5 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Database Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Delphi Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Delphi Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) SOAP
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) XML
4 7 (15.91%) MFC
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
5 6 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 5 (11.36%) WPF
6 5 (11.36%) WinForms
7 4 (9.09%) ATL
7 4 (9.09%) REST
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (9.09%) HTML5
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (6.82%) WCF
8 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.55%) SCADA
3 2 (4.55%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Physics
4 1 (2.27%) BBC
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Multithreading
1 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) OOP
3 6 (13.64%) MVC
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) OO
5 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.82%) Web Development
6 2 (4.55%) RUP
6 2 (4.55%) OOD
6 2 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Time Management
7 1 (2.27%) Greeks
7 1 (2.27%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.27%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.27%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) C#
3 22 (50.00%) C++
4 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.27%) VB
6 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
6 9 (20.45%) C
7 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (13.64%) MUMPS
8 5 (11.36%) Java
9 4 (9.09%) Delphi
9 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 4 (9.09%) VB6
10 3 (6.82%) VBScript
11 2 (4.55%) VC++
12 1 (2.27%) C++/CLI
12 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) WMI
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) MathWorks
3 1 (2.27%) Perforce
3 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.27%) F5
3 1 (2.27%) Borland
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
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