The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 52 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.63% - 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +5.33%
COM
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
113 94 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.31% 35.07% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 59
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

COM
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

COM Salary Trend in Farnborough

COM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft