The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 238 228 207
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs citing COM 3 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.070% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.19% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Median salary £49,500 £33,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.87% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £29,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £39,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
COM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2107 2129 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.16% 37.46% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1933 1712
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing COM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

COM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM across the West Midlands region.

COM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

COM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

COM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 - 4
Coventry - 1 £51,000 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 £49,500 - 2
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for COM.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Finjan
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Intranet
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) CommVault
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp
5 3 (27.27%) MAILsweeper

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Intranet
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Symposium
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Visual C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ATL
4 1 (9.09%) Caliburn.Micro
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) MFC
4 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Online Gambling
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
1 2 (18.18%) Content Management
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) VC++
2 1 (9.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) MAILsweeper
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) Simpana
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) CommVault
3 3 (27.27%) Finjan
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) Netezza
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £37500 - £38500 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £38000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
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West Midlands
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Coventry
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Nixor
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
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Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
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