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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 39 39
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 2.14% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.94% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
172 72 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 49.43% 30.77% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 154 66 73
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CAML
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CAML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft