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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 927 937 918
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 7 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.018% 0.033% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 17
Average salary £53,750 £50,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -18.75%

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
38503 39611 42685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.18% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33219 34097 35665
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

DCOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DCOM
Top 8 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 8 February 2016. 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 -6 7 £53,750 +6.43%
South East +20 5 £55,000 +69.23%
Hampshire +8 3 - -
Southampton - 3 - -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Reading - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £36,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,500 -

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Presales
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) SAP
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
2 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 12 (41.38%) LoadRunner
3 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
3 12 (41.38%) ISO 9001
3 12 (41.38%) HP
4 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) WCF
6 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
6 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (24.14%) C++
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) MAPI
7 7 (24.14%) OOD
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) ATDD
7 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (24.14%) Test Automation

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) LoadRunner
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) FitNesse
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 5 (17.24%) JMeter
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Performance Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Test Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Test Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Performance Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Team Leader
4 6 (20.69%) Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Test Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) WCF
3 7 (24.14%) MAPI
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) WPF
4 3 (10.34%) COM+
5 1 (3.45%) AppFabric
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Presales
2 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) ATDD
5 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
5 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 7 (24.14%) OOD
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
5 7 (24.14%) Test Management
5 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Quality Management
7 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) VB
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB6
5 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Citrix
1 13 (44.83%) SAP
2 12 (41.38%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Capita
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft