The first table below looks at the demand for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
147 109 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 49.33% 52.15% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 132 101 144
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
Gloucestershire

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

COM
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

COM Salary Trend in Cheltenham

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Qt
4 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (25.00%) D-Bus
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) CCTV
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MFC
1 1 (25.00%) STL
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
1 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (25.00%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM