The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 36 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.06% 1.00% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 1.86% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £41,250 £23,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.53% -57.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
COM
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 161 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.74% 53.85% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 129 122
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

COM
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

COM Salary Trend in Croydon

COM
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in Croydon

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) Red Gate
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco