The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 240 207
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.048% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £36,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +7.22%  

DCOM 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1715 2095 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.91% 34.47% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1834 1715
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

DCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for DCOM in the West Midlands

DCOM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for DCOM in the West Midlands