The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 83 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing COM 13 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.23% 0.98% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 2.41% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 5
Average salary £33,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
COM
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
440 373 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.79% 40.50% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 399 338 371
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

COM
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

COM Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

COM
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

COM
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 13 £33,750 - 3
COM
South West

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (81.25%) IIS
3 13 (81.25%) MS Office
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Client/Server
3 13 (81.25%) N-Tier
3 13 (81.25%) Data Modelling
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (81.25%) Finance
3 13 (81.25%) Migration
3 13 (81.25%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (81.25%) Data Protection
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (81.25%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) CCTV
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) STL
4 2 (12.50%) MFC
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) D-Bus
4 2 (12.50%) Qt
4 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (81.25%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) DBA
1 13 (81.25%) SQL DBA
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) MFC
1 2 (12.50%) STL
1 2 (12.50%) Qt
1 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (12.50%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Client/Server
1 13 (81.25%) N-Tier
1 13 (81.25%) Data Protection Act
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Data Modelling
1 13 (81.25%) Migration
1 13 (81.25%) Data Protection
1 13 (81.25%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (81.25%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (81.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Home Working, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Progression
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 20 days ago