The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for COM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COM over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 140 123
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17  
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.054% 0.083% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £39,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  

COM is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 615 673 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.98% 28.08% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 547 602 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing COM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for COM in Birmingham

COM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for COM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) SAP

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Health care, Pension scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago