The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 42 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.11% - 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
COM
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 76 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.80% 41.99% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 122
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 September 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
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) MFC
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) STL
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) CCTV
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Qt
3 2 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (50.00%) D-Bus
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MFC
1 2 (50.00%) STL
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
1 2 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (50.00%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
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
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago