The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 35 43
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.11% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.35% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
COM
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 115 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 55.51% 48.52% 65.42%
Number of salaries quoted 127 102 127
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

COM
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

COM Salary Trend in Worcestershire

COM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing COM 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 COM.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CIW
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing COM 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 COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CIW
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun