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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 873 837 826
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -11
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 22 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.055% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.052% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 57
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £45,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -4.76%

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
41963 44556 44791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.79% 40.88% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35893 38282 39499
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 20 November 2014 within the UK.

DCOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DCOM
Top 9 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 20 November 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 -53 22 £36,000 -10.00%
Hampshire -24 13 £33,500 -16.25%
South East -38 13 £33,500 -16.25%
London +2 8 £68,750 +52.77%
Fareham - 3 £32,500 -
City of London +15 1 £72,500 +61.11%
Bradford - 1 £41,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £41,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £41,000 -

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 36 (80.00%) C#
2 35 (77.78%) .NET
3 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (60.00%) SQL
4 22 (48.89%) C++
5 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 20 (44.44%) VB
7 19 (42.22%) Windows
8 18 (40.00%) HTML
9 15 (33.33%) XML
9 15 (33.33%) Degree
10 14 (31.11%) CSS
10 14 (31.11%) Java
11 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
11 13 (28.89%) VB6
12 12 (26.67%) Web Development
12 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 11 (24.44%) Classic ASP
13 11 (24.44%) SOAP
13 11 (24.44%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (24.44%) Oracle
13 11 (24.44%) N-Tier
13 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
13 11 (24.44%) WCF
13 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
13 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
15 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (17.78%) WPF
16 8 (17.78%) Computer Science

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (15.56%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ReMetrica
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (11.11%) Toad
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.67%) ReSharper
4 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) Moq
5 2 (4.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (17.78%) Banking
2 7 (15.56%) Law
3 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (8.89%) Automotive
5 3 (6.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Electronics
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Web Developer
3 7 (15.56%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Risk Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Web Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) HTML
3 15 (33.33%) XML
4 14 (31.11%) CSS
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
6 11 (24.44%) SOAP
6 11 (24.44%) Classic ASP
6 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
6 11 (24.44%) WCF
6 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (17.78%) WPF
8 8 (17.78%) MFC
9 7 (15.56%) Web Services
10 5 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (8.89%) REST
11 4 (8.89%) ATL
11 4 (8.89%) WinForms
12 3 (6.67%) XSLT
12 3 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) N-Tier
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Derivative
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Physics
5 1 (2.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Web Development
2 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
4 6 (13.33%) OOP
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
6 3 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) OOD
7 2 (4.44%) Code Coverage
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.44%) Stress Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Greeks
7 2 (4.44%) Memory Management
7 2 (4.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (60.00%) SQL
3 22 (48.89%) C++
4 20 (44.44%) VB
5 14 (31.11%) Java
6 13 (28.89%) VB6
7 8 (17.78%) C
8 7 (15.56%) MUMPS
9 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
10 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.89%) VBScript
11 4 (8.89%) MATLAB
12 2 (4.44%) VBA
13 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) WMI
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) MathWorks
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) Telerik
4 2 (4.44%) Perforce
5 1 (2.22%) Borland