The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
UK
Rank 833 933 947
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +14
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 8 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.024% 0.015% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 13
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +26.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +43.83%

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
32675 39016 39910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 38.23% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28056 33584 34174
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 £31,000 £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%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +102 8 £42,500 -19.04%
North West - 6 £42,500 -
Altrincham - 6 £42,500 -
Manchester - 6 £42,500 -
South East +61 1 £34,000 -38.18%
Berkshire +52 1 £34,000 -38.18%
Reading +45 1 £34,000 -38.18%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing DCOM 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 DCOM.

1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) TDD
2 18 (66.67%) WPF
2 18 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 18 (66.67%) C++
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) C#
4 14 (51.85%) Unit Testing
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) .NET
6 10 (37.04%) OOD
6 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
6 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 10 (37.04%) MAPI
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (37.04%) ATDD
6 10 (37.04%) FitNesse
6 10 (37.04%) WCF
6 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
7 9 (33.33%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) ISO 9000
8 8 (29.63%) Unix
8 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
8 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
8 8 (29.63%) Big Data
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
8 8 (29.63%) High Availability

DCOM
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 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Big Data
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Apache Hive
2 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
2 5 (18.52%) Impala
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) FitNesse
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C++ Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) DBA
3 8 (29.63%) SQL DBA
3 8 (29.63%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
5 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior C++ Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Graduate C# Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) WPF
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) MAPI
2 10 (37.04%) WCF
2 10 (37.04%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) ADO
3 1 (3.70%) COM+
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) DHTML
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) MFC
3 1 (3.70%) ODBC
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) AS400
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) iSeries
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 18 (66.67%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) Unit Testing
4 10 (37.04%) ATDD
4 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (37.04%) OOD
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
5 8 (29.63%) High Availability
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Stress Testing
7 1 (3.70%) System Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) COBOL
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft