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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 868 908 848
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -60
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 29 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.070% 0.050% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 29
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -16.00%

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
41253 45955 43520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.04% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35207 39107 37658
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 28 July 2015 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 28 July 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 +48 29 £41,500 -2.35% 8
North West +8 13 £42,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands - 9 £30,000 - 3
Manchester +9 7 £24,000 -46.66% 1
South East +26 6 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Berkshire -3 6 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Blackburn - 6 £42,000 -
Reading - 6 £60,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 6 £30,000 - 2
Lancashire - 6 £42,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £41,500 - 1
Worcester - 3 £41,500 - 1
Altrincham +5 2 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (47.06%) Degree
2 23 (45.10%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) .NET
3 22 (43.14%) Windows
4 21 (41.18%) Visual Studio
5 18 (35.29%) C++
5 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 17 (33.33%) WPF
7 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
8 15 (29.41%) Finance
8 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
10 13 (25.49%) HTML
10 13 (25.49%) OOD
11 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.53%) C
11 12 (23.53%) IIS
11 12 (23.53%) ATL
11 12 (23.53%) WinForms
11 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 12 (23.53%) HTML5
12 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (21.57%) Physics
12 11 (21.57%) OOP
13 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
13 10 (19.61%) ISO 9001
13 10 (19.61%) Oracle
13 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
13 10 (19.61%) VB

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (23.53%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) MTS
3 4 (7.84%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) Simulink
3 2 (3.92%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.96%) MS Office
4 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) SMTP
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) Modbus
3 2 (3.92%) Profibus
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
4 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) WLAN
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) FitNesse
3 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (7.84%) NSubstitute
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) NUnit
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Automotive
3 5 (9.80%) Advertising
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Back Office
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Project Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Delphi Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Database Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
11 1 (1.96%) Escalation Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.96%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 17 (33.33%) WPF
3 13 (25.49%) HTML
4 12 (23.53%) ATL
4 12 (23.53%) WinForms
4 12 (23.53%) HTML5
5 10 (19.61%) WCF
6 9 (17.65%) XML
7 7 (13.73%) COM+
8 6 (11.76%) COM
8 6 (11.76%) Web Services
9 5 (9.80%) JSON
9 5 (9.80%) MAPI
9 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
9 5 (9.80%) CSS
9 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
10 4 (7.84%) Reactive Extensions
10 4 (7.84%) RESTful
10 4 (7.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
2 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (21.57%) Physics
4 8 (15.69%) Client/Server
5 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (7.84%) User Experience
7 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) OOD
2 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.57%) OOP
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 6 (11.76%) UML
7 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
7 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.80%) SDLC
7 5 (9.80%) ATDD
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) MVVM
8 4 (7.84%) BDD
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.84%) XML Parsing
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C#
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) C++
3 12 (23.53%) C
4 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
4 10 (19.61%) VB
4 10 (19.61%) VB6
5 8 (15.69%) Delphi
6 7 (13.73%) VBA
7 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.84%) F#
9 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
10 1 (1.96%) Java
10 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago