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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 865 928 844
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -84
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 27 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.015% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% 0.038% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 46
Average salary £35,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.88% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -1.17%

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
40824 47288 43848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.78% 40.00% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34880 40452 38092
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

DCOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DCOM
Top 14 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 May 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 +57 27 £35,750 -14.88% 6
North West +14 17 £24,000 -46.66%
Manchester +6 11 £24,000 -46.66%
Blackburn - 6 £42,000 -
Lancashire - 6 £42,000 -
West Midlands -1 5 £41,000 -2.38% 4
Worcestershire - 5 £41,000 - 3
Worcester - 5 £41,000 - 2
London +34 3 £65,000 -16.12%
South East +9 1 - - 1
Berkshire -5 1 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 1 - - 1

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 25 (55.56%) C#
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) Visual Studio
4 18 (40.00%) SQL
5 17 (37.78%) C++
6 16 (35.56%) Degree
7 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (31.11%) WPF
9 13 (28.89%) Windows
10 11 (24.44%) ATL
10 11 (24.44%) COM
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 11 (24.44%) C
10 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
10 11 (24.44%) Physics
10 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
10 11 (24.44%) HTML5
10 11 (24.44%) WinForms
10 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (22.22%) ISO 9001
11 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 10 (22.22%) OOP
12 9 (20.00%) VBA
12 9 (20.00%) Finance
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (17.78%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
14 7 (15.56%) SOAP

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.44%) Simulink
4 2 (4.44%) Stateflow
5 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) ReMetrica
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.11%) Internet
3 4 (8.89%) SMTP
4 3 (6.67%) HTTP
5 2 (4.44%) Modbus
5 2 (4.44%) Profibus
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) WLAN
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
2 4 (8.89%) SpecFlow
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (8.89%) NSubstitute
3 3 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) Moq
3 3 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Back Office
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Project Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Delphi Developer
5 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) HTML
3 14 (31.11%) WPF
4 11 (24.44%) HTML5
4 11 (24.44%) ATL
4 11 (24.44%) COM
4 11 (24.44%) WinForms
5 8 (17.78%) XML
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
6 7 (15.56%) SOAP
7 6 (13.33%) MSMQ
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.11%) JSON
8 5 (11.11%) WCF
8 5 (11.11%) CSS
9 4 (8.89%) Ajax
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Remoting
9 4 (8.89%) XSD
9 4 (8.89%) LINQ
9 4 (8.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (24.44%) Physics
2 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.89%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) OOP
3 7 (15.56%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) MVC
3 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (15.56%) BDD
3 7 (15.56%) SDLC
4 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.33%) UML
4 6 (13.33%) OOD
5 4 (8.89%) MVVM
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.89%) XML Parsing
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.44%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) C#
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 17 (37.78%) C++
4 11 (24.44%) C
5 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 9 (20.00%) VBA
7 6 (13.33%) Delphi
8 5 (11.11%) VB
8 5 (11.11%) VB6
9 4 (8.89%) F#
9 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.22%) PHP
11 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) Telerik
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago